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Wizards Outlast Celtics 133-132 in Double-Overtime

December 8th, 2014
(AP Photo/Nick Wass) WASHINGTON (AP) — John Wall scored 26 points, including Washington's last 10, and the Wizards rallied for a 133-132 win over the Boston Celtics in double overtime Monday night. Wall added a career-high 17 assists, Paul...

LeBron, Cavs Roll in Front of Royal Audience

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December 8th, 2014
(AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File) By BRIAN MAHONEY AP Basketball Writer NEW YORK (AP) -- LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers turned a close game into a clinic after Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, grabbed courtside seats to...

Chiefs’ Eric Berry diagnosed with cancer

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December 8th, 2014
(AP Photo/Joe Mahoney, File) By DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Chiefs safety Eric Berry has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease and will begin chemotherapy for what doctors called a "very treatable and potentially...

All 10 Baseball Hall of Fame Golden Era Candidates Fall Short

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December 8th, 2014
By HOWIE RUMBERG, AP Sports Writer SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The baseball Hall of Fame's Golden Era committee has failed to elect any of the 10 candidates from a group whose primary contributions were from 1947-72. The Hall announced the results...

Patriots Rally for 23-14 Win in San Diego

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December 7th, 2014
(AP Photo/Steven Senne) SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Tom Brady threw a 69-yard touchdown pass to Julian Edelman midway through the fourth quarter, and the New England Patriots beat the San Diego Chargers 23-14 on Sunday night. The Patriots (10-3) won...

UMass Falls to Florida Gulf Coast in Third Straight Loss

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December 7th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- The University of Massachusetts basketball team was back on the court in Western Mass today. The Minutemen played at the MassMutual center in Springfield. The Hall of Fame Holiday Showcase was at 2PM this...

Galaxy Win MLS Cup 2-1, Beat Revs on Keane’s Goal

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December 7th, 2014
By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer CARSON, Calif. (AP) -- Robbie Keane scored a brilliant breakaway goal in the 111th minute, and Landon Donovan retired as a champion Sunday with the LA Galaxy's 2-1 victory over the New England Revolution in...

Celtics Hold On Against Wizards, 101-93

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December 7th, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Celtics are learning the hard way. Jeff Green scored 25 points, reserve Marcus Thornton had 21 and the Celtics nearly blew a 25-point third-quarter lead before beating the Washington Wizards 101-93 Sunday in Paul...

Alabama, Oregon, FSU, Ohio State are in playoff

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December 7th, 2014
GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) -- Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Ohio State have been selected to play in the first College Football Playoff. Alabama is the top seed and will play Ohio State in one semifinal at the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans. Oregon is...

Falcons Extend Winning Streak to 11 with Shoot-Out Win Over Wolf Pack

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December 6th, 2014
HARTFORD, Conn. (WGGB) -- The Springfield Falcons extended their winning streak to 11 games on Saturday night, as they edged the Hartford Wolf Pack in a shoot-out. The 1-0 victory at the XL Center in Hartford came courtesy of Sean Collins' goal...

Bruins End West Coast Trip with 5-2 Victory Over Coyotes

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December 6th, 2014
(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Brad Marchand scored twice, Tuukka Rask stopped 31 shots and the Boston Bruins used a quick start to beat the reeling Arizona Coyotes 5-2 Saturday night and avoid a winless road trip. Kevan...

Longmeadow Falls to Marshfield in Division 2 Super Bowl 45-6

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December 6th, 2014
FOXBORO (WGGB) -- After claiming the Western Mass. Title, the Longmeadow Lancers became one of two teams from the region to make it to their division's Super Bowl, in the second season of a true state-wide championship. Unfortunately for...

Falcons Defeat Admirals, Set Franchise Record

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December 6th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD – The Springfield Falcons set a franchise record of 10 consecutive wins with a 3-2 victory over the Norfolk Admirals Friday night at the MassMutual Center. Right wing Trent Vogelhuber netted the eventual game-winning goal at the...

West Wins World Cup Luge in Lake Placid

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December 5th, 2014
photo AP LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) -- Tucker West wasn't even fast enough to qualify for last weekend's World Cup luge opener. A week later, he was atop the podium and making history for USA Luge. West won a World Cup luge race at Mount Van...

Bruins Drop High-Scoring Match-Up with Sharks, 7-4

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December 5th, 2014
(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Tyler Kennedy, fresh off the injured list, scored two goals — including the winner — and the San Jose Sharks beat the Boston Bruins 7-4 on Thursday night for their third straight...