The Boston Celtics are no strangers to adjusting on the fly this season.
They recovered from Gordon Hayward’s injury on opening night and the early absence of Marcus Morris to reel of 16 straight victories following an 0-2 start.
That ability to bounce back was on display again to help them remain perfect against the Western Conference.
Bowdoin College owned the board, dominated the perimeter, enjoyed all the comforts of Morrell Gymnasium and hustled to a 112-24 victory over the University of Maine at Farmington’s women’s basketball team Wednesday night.
By halftime, it was obvious the undefeated Polar Bears (8-0) were firmly in control after constructing a sturdy 60-8 lead.
Last season was the year that Sam Farrell’s Brunswick High School girls basketball team found that certain something.
The first official visit by a Turkish president to Greece in six decades got off to a tense start Thursday, with Recep Tayyip Erdogan repeating comments that have alarmed his Greek hosts about the need to “update” the 1923 treaty that delineated the borders of modern Turkey.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Garrison Keillor says Minnesota Public Radio was wrong to fire him last week without fully investigating what a senior executive has described as “multiple allegations” against the former “A Prairie Home Companion” host spanning an extended period of time.
Minnesota Democrat Al Franken, facing fresh allegations of sexual misconduct and vanishing support from fellow Democrats, appears to be on the brink of resigning from the Senate.
Franken scheduled an announcement for Thursday, though his office tweeted Wednesday evening that he had not made “a final decision” on resigning.
PORTLAND (AP) — Maine’s Democrat-aligned independent U.S. senator says it’s time for Sen. Al Franken to resign in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations.
AUGUSTA (AP) — A provision in the U.S. House Republican tax bill could eliminate funding for hundreds of new low-income apartments in Maine.
U.S. Sen. Susan Collins said she is confident President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell will ensure passage of two bills aimed at shoring up the insurance markets, a demand she made before supporting the Republican tax overhaul.
Unreleased songs recorded by Jimi Hendrix between 1968 and 1970 will be released next year.
Experience Hendrix and Legacy Recordings announced Wednesday that they will release Hendrix’s “Both Sides of the Sky” on March 9, 2018. The 13-track album includes 10 songs that have never been released.
Southern California has felt yellow wind, orange wind, and red wind. But never purple wind. Until now.
GEORGETOWN — Alden Crawford Kelley passed away on Monday, December 4, 2017 at Maine Medical Center in Portland.
He was born in Brunswick on October 16, 2017, a son of Nikki L. Plummer and Chris J. Kelley of Georgetown.
DEAR ABBY: I am not a hugger. In fact, I pretty much always hate it. But people think I’m rude when I don’t open my arms to hug after they’ve opened theirs. And they also think I’m rude when I tell them I’m not really a hugger.
Eleanor Marie "Ellie" (Kunstel) Spear, 90, a resident of Park Danforth, in Portland, Maine, died at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, Maine, on Monday, November 27, 2017, following a massive stroke the previous Saturday.
Days after the cruel, unjust not guilty verdict in the Kate Steinle trial, Americans are still raging over the decision.