Russell Westbrook scored 37 points, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Philadelphia 76ers 122-112 on Sunday night for their eighth straight victory.
The Bowdoin College women’s basketball team dropped its first game of the season, a 49-45 decision at top-ranked Amherst on Saturday afternoon.
Jason Day, once the undisputed No. 1 player in golf, has gone 20 months since his last victory.
One more day wasn’t about to bother him.
In the longest playoff in the 67-year history of the Farmers Insurance Open, Day and Alex Noren of Sweden exchanged three birdies and two pars over five extra holes at Torrey Pines, the last one in near darkness.
Coming off a 6-0 loss to Greely a week ago, the Brunswick High School boys hockey team looked to rebound at home at Sidney J. Watson Arena against Gardiner Saturday night.
Trailing 1- 0, the Dragons scored three unanswered second- period goals and eventually got the game winner off the stick of Isaac Burtis in the third for a 4-3 victory in Class B South hockey.
BATH — The Mt. Ararat High School boys freshman team earned a 58-49 win over Morse on Friday.
Jace Hollenbach led the win with 24 points, while Trevor York had 15 and Kobe Clark 14.
Mt. Ararat is 5-6.
LEWISTON — The Wesleyan University women’s basketball team slipped by Bates College on Friday, 47-46, in NESCAC action.
Former Freeport High School standout Nina Davenport paced all scorers with 14 points.
Trailing 46-38 in the fourth quarter, Davenport hit a 3- pointer. After the Cardinals made a free throw, the Bobcats closed the game on a 10-0 run.
Delanie Walker held the ball in the end zone and waited for his teammates to celebrate.
They came from every direction: Left, right and even the bench.
The Tennessee Titans tight end caught two touchdown passes, including an 18-yarder with 1:31 remaining , and the AFC beat the NFC 24-23 in a rain-soaked Pro Bowl on Sunday.
Vancouver’s Brock Boeser was more than happy to just be at the NHL All-Star game, mingling with some of the high-profile players he grew up admiring.
Leaving Amalie Arena as the first rookie to take MVP honors since Mario Lemieux in 1985 on Sunday far exceeded anything he imagined possible.
[img_assist|nid=1198849|title=|desc= BRUNSWICK HOSTED Medomak Valley in a high school girls basketball game on Saturday, rolling to a 66-33 KVAC win. The Dragons are 14-0. In the photo at the top of the page, Brunswick’s Charlotte MacMillan (2) challenges a shot by Panther Lydia Simmons, while above, Dragon Alexis Gupitill tries to block Hallie Kunesh’s path to the basket.
FREEPORT — Freeport pulled away in the second half to pick up a narrow 39- 35 win on Thursday night over Fryeburg Academy in jayvee girls high school basketball action on Thursday.
Freeport’s Rachel Wall led the way with a game-high 15 points for the Falcons.
BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick High School girls junior varsity Black team opened up with a commanding 28-10 first-half advantage over visiting Deering as the Dragons defeated the Rams, 48-19 on Thursday.
The Dragon Black squad, mostly comprising of freshmen, ran their record to 5-0.
BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick High School girls jayvee girls Orange team picked up a 55-30 victory over Leavitt on Thursday.
Brunswick executed a disciplined half-court defense throughout the game as Emily Cloutier, Hannah Fortier and Chloe Coombs worked in tandem to create offensive hardships for the Hornet guards.
BATH — The Bath Middle School seventh-grade girls basketball team split two games recently.
Against Falmouth, the Destroyers fell, 41-16. Lanye Brewer led the Bath offense with 11 points. Camren Jones added three and Danielle Bryant two. BMS was 4-of-7 from the freethrow line. The Destroyer Award went to Colleen Cashman for her solid defense.
The Lisbon High School cheering team has one goal for every time it performs its routine— be clean.
Perfect is a pipe dream, but clean is attainable, and it can be the key to attain championships.
[img_assist|nid=1198842|title=|desc= BOWDOIN COLLEGE’S Jack Simonds (22) drives past Hamilton’s Michael Grassey (15) during a men’s NESCAC basketball game inside Morrell Gymnasium on Friday. The Polar Bears surprised the 16th-ranked Continentals, 72-68. See the rest of the Bowdoin College roundup, including Saturday’s home hoops contest with Amherst, on B5.
Two Republican senators said Sunday that President Donald Trump would be wise to keep a public silence on an independent investigation into his 2016 campaign’s contacts with Russia in the wake of news reports that he sought to fire the special counsel.
Jeff Sessions was in his office, looking unusually deflated. He had just received another public lashing from President Donald Trump.