UMaine softball team edges UMass Lowell in eight innings

By Larry Mahoney on April 27, 2017, at 10:01 p.m.
Hermon's Laura Zenk misjudges a fly ball from Old Town during their softball game in Old Town Thursday.

Hermon rallies in eighth inning for win over Old Town

By Larry Mahoney on April 27, 2017, at 9:51 p.m.

Charlie Jacobi boosts Acadia National Park hiking

By Dolores Kong & Dan Ring on April 27, 2017, at 7:30 a.m.
Charlie Jacobi, Acadia National Park resource specialist, answers questions about Bates-style cairns, visitor use, transportation planning, hiking trails and climate change. Find out what’s changed in the park since he began as seasonal ranger in 1984.

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on April 24, 2017, at 12:10 p.m.
Ottawa's  Jean-Gabriel Pageau (44) is pushed into the glass by Boston's Colin Miller (6) during Game 4 of their NHL first-round series on Wednesday night at TD Garden in Boston.

Senators take command of series with Bruins

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on April 20, 2017, at 11:27 a.m.
Boston Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval (48) celebrates with catcher Christian Vazquez (7) after hitting a two-run homer during the fourth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park on Sunday.

Moreland sparks Red Sox to win against Rays

By Gethin Coolbaugh, The Sports Xchange on April 17, 2017, at 10:09 a.m.
Apr 15, 2017; Boston, MA, USA; Boston's Chris Sale delivers a pitch against Tampa Bay during the first inning of Saturday's game at Fenway Park in Boston.

Sale stifles Rays for first win with Red Sox

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on April 16, 2017, at 3:39 p.m.

U.S. unleashes ‘mother of all bombs’ for first time in Afghanistan

By Idrees Ali, Reuters on April 14, 2017, at 7:32 a.m.
University of Maine quarterback Jake Eaton dives into the end zone with a first-quarter touchdown against Central Connecticut at Fitzpatrick Stadium in Portland Saturday in 2002.  The Black Bears will play in Portland next season for the first time since 2005.

UMaine football schedules spring scrimmage, November game in Portland

By Larry Mahoney on April 13, 2017, at 10:14 p.m.

Bruins capsule

on April 11, 2017, at 6:15 p.m.

The fake Instagram holiday today is National Pet Day

By Samuel Shepherd on April 11, 2017, at 11:21 a.m.

Thomas leads Celtics past Hornets

By John Delong, The Sports Xchange on April 09, 2017, at 11:13 p.m.
Boston's Mitch Moreland (right) receives congratulations from teammate Chris Young after scoring in the second inning of Saturday's game against Detroit at Comerica Park. The Tigers won 3-1.
Rick Osentoski | USA TODAY Sports

Zimmermann, Tigers stymie Red Sox

By The Sports Xchange on April 08, 2017, at 8:21 p.m.
Ottawa's Mark Stone (left) gets his stick up on Boston's Frank Vatrano during the second period of Thursday's game at TD Garden in Boston. The Senators won 2-1 in a shootout.
Winslow Townson | USA TODAY Sports

Senators beat Bruins in shootout, clinch playoff berth

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on April 07, 2017, at 12:09 p.m.

Bruins shut out Lightning, clinch playoff berth

By The Sports Xchange on April 04, 2017, at 10:06 p.m.
Stony Brook's Akwasi Yeboah (left) battles for rebound against the University of Maine's Ryan Bernstein during their Jan. 14 basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. Bernstein, a nonscholarship player from New York, has announced his intention to transfer. Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Walk-on Bernstein leaving UMaine men’s basketball program

By Ernie Clark on April 04, 2017, at 12:44 p.m.

That time a Maine governor got an editor fired for an April Fools’ joke

By Sarah Cottrell on March 31, 2017, at 10:26 a.m.
The joke that went to far? You tell us.
Boston's Kelly Olynyk (left) knocks over Miami's Tyler Johnson during the first half of Sunday's NBA game at TD Garden in Boston. The Celtics won 112-108 to earn a virtual first-place tie with Cleveland in the Eastern Conference.

Celtics beat Heat, move into virtual tie with Cavaliers

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on March 27, 2017, at 12:42 p.m.
NEWBURGH, Maine -- 03/25/2017 -- Lindell Smiley, 10, smiles as tap starts dripping from the tap he hammered into a maple tree at Nutkin Knoll Farm and Sugarworks in Newburgh Saturday as part of Maine Maple Sunday. Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Nearly 100 producers mark Maine Maple Sunday

By Dawn Gagnon on March 26, 2017, at 7:46 p.m.
Xavier's Trevon Bluiett (5) scores against Arizona's Kobi Simmons in the first half during Thursday's West Regional semifinal in the 2017 NCAA tournament at SAP Center in San Jose, California.

Kansas, Xavier, Oregon, Gonzaga men advance

By The Sports Xchange on March 24, 2017, at 11:07 a.m.