Washington NFL team dropping offensive name after 87 years The franchise is bowing to decades of criticism that the name and logo are offensive to Native Americans. by The Associated Press 9 hours ago9 hours ago Swedish basketball standout enjoys a Maine summer while riding out coronavirus pandemic by Larry Mahoney July 13, 2020July 12, 2020 Camden golfer builds off success at Florida State with continued strong play in Maine by Larry Mahoney July 11, 2020July 10, 2020 What will life look like in the NHL bubble? by Tribune Content Agency July 10, 2020July 10, 2020 UFC’s Fight Island becomes reality this weekend by The Associated Press Tom Brady’s personal brand approved for PPP loan by Tribune Content Agency Brooks golfer registers 3rd career ace among area golf results by Pete Warner Trundy claims RoadRunner feature victory in Speedway 95 racing by Pete Warner HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS Bath swimmer claims 3 high school All-America honors by Robby MacDonald July 8, 2020July 9, 2020 Old Town softball coach steps down to take a new teaching job Presque Isle teen offering summer basketball training sessions for youngsters Maine high school summer sports guidelines set through Aug. 2 COLLEGE SPORTS Colby, Bates, Bowdoin lose fall sports as conference presidents cancel 2020 season by Pete Warner July 10, 2020July 10, 2020 Big Ten scraps nonconference football games due to pandemic UMaine athletes doing structured workouts on campus with fall season still in limbo UMaine athletics director: Decision on fall sports needed soon NEW ENGLAND SPORTS Scrimmage gives Red Sox taste of strange season to come by The Associated Press July 10, 2020July 10, 2020 Red Sox dogged by claims of racism, sexual abuse With Fenway retrofit, players get taste of luxury (boxes) 2 Red Sox players test positive for coronavirus at start of training camp Camden golfer defends Maine Amateur title with 6-stroke victory Cole Anderson finished with a three-day total of 203, 10 under par on the 6,217-yard layout to overcome a field of 132 golfers. Patrick Mahomes’ new contract is unbelievable, but he’s worth it Today, the Sports Chowdah presents two takes on the unprecedented contract given to Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes. Ivy League suspends fall sports due to coronavirus pandemic The Ivy League on Wednesday became the first Division I conference to suspend all fall sports, including football, leaving open the possibility of moving some seasons to the spring if […] Former UMaine players embrace NHL restart despite challenging dynamics Although there will be a risk, the players say the NHL has done everything it can to provide them with the safest environment possible. Defending champ Anderson takes 3-shot lead at Maine Amateur Anderson, who is playing out of the Samoset Resort in Rockport, has a two-day total of 138. Eastport golfer posts hole-in-one at St. Croix to highlight area golf results A local listing of golf scores. 3 Brewer swimmers among 9 Husson University recruits Seven of the nine incoming swimmers competed in Maine’s interscholastic championships in February. Ryder Cup, Presidents Cup golf events postponed until 2021 The inevitable became reality Wednesday when Ryder Cup officials postponed the September matches until next year. Foundation named for Glenburn teen who died of cancer raising money for youth baseball The Brady Nickerson Foundation will kick off its matching fundraising program on July 15 at the Sluggers Baseball and Softball Training Facility in Brewer. Former UMaine baseball standouts launch clothing line for Super Bowl champion NOVUS Clothing Co. has launched its “Butker” clothing line, a selection of custom-made casual apparel created for place-kicker Harrison Butker. Four golfers tied for lead after first round of Maine Amateur Championship The three-day tournament will continue on Wednesday. Canceled minor-league baseball season forces former Black Bears to regroup The players are disappointed the season was canceled because of complications caused in major league organizations by the COVID-19 pandemic, but they are staying positive. Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes becomes highest-paid athlete in pro sports history Mahomes agreed to a 10-year extension worth up to $503 million, according to his agency, Steinberg Sports. Hockey is set to resume in August after NHL and players reach deal The NHL is in position to resume playing in less than a month — with 24 teams in action, all in Canada — and could be on the verge of […] Maine high schools began sports workouts Monday, but most are waiting until August Monday was the start of Phase One under the MPA plan, which runs until July 19. Load more posts Loading… Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.