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Patriots Rally for 23-14 Win in San Diego

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...

Athlete of the Week: Longmeadow Senior Quarterback Connor Ostrander

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December 4th, 2014
Longmeadow, MA (WGBB)-----"Tradition doesn't graduate," is the motto that the Longmeadow Lancers football team prides themselves after. "We have really high expectations to live up to," said Connor Ostrander. "We grew up watching all those guys...

Iron Bowl Sets Viewership Record for ESPN

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December 4th, 2014
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online) BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) -- Alabama's win over rival Auburn was the most-viewed regular-season college football game on ESPN on record. The Crimson Tide's 55-44 comeback victory in the Iron Bowl on Saturday to avenge...

Celtics Snap Skid, Top Pistons 109-102 in Overtime

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December 3rd, 2014
(AP Photo/Elise Amendola) BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics have struggled to finish off teams this season, blowing a 23-point lead against Atlanta one night before wasting an 11-point, fourth-quarter advantage against Detroit on...

Tony Stewart has 4th Surgery on Right Leg

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December 3rd, 2014
(AP Photo/Derik Hamilton, File) LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Tony Stewart has undergone a fourth surgery on the leg he broke last year during a sprint car race in Iowa. Stewart was released from the hospital on Wednesday. He was then headed to Las Vegas...