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Brewers Beat Red Sox 7-6 in 11 Innings

April 6th, 2014
(AP Photo/Winslow Townson) by JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — The new World Series championship banner was blowing stiffly from left field to right. The wind caught the bunting behind home plate and puffed it out like a...

Kentucky 74-73 Over Wisconsin, to Play for NCAA Title

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April 6th, 2014
(AP Photo/David J. Phillip) ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left, after taking a pass from his twin brother Andrew, and Kentucky beat Wisconsin 74-73 on Saturday night to advance to the national...

Armor End Season with 124-108 Win Over Delaware

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April 5th, 2014
NEWARK, Del.(WGGB) – Adonis Thomas lead the way with 27 points as the Armor closed out their season with a win, 127-108, over the Delaware 87ers.  Bruce Massey also chipped in a double-double. The Armor exploded out of the gates with a...

UConn Upsets Florida in Final Four to Advance to National Championship Game

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April 5th, 2014
(AP PHOTO/ERIC GAY) ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Connecticut's 2011 national championship has been characterized as a one-man effort by Kemba Walker. Good as he was, he still needed help from teammates like Jeremy Lamb, Alex Oriakhi and Shabazz...

Bruins Clinch Top Spot in East with 5-2 Win

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April 5th, 2014
  BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins own the NHL's best home record. Now they know they'll have home-ice advantage throughout the Eastern Conference playoffs. Johnny Boychuk scored the tiebreaking goal with 6:06 left in the third...

Brown powers Armor past 87ers

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April 4th, 2014
NEWARK, DE (WGGB) -- Lorenzo Brown's 28 points, 23 in the second half, helped power the Armor past the 87ers in their 125-114 in Newark on Friday. Devin Ebanks added 21 points in addition the Adonis Thomas' 20 points. Six Armor players...

Falcons outlast Snow Caps in OT

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April 4th, 2014
ST JOHN'S, NL (WGGB) -- The Falcons found themselves in familiar territory Friday night following their 8-7 overtime victory over the Ice Caps. For the second consecutive season, Springfield will be back in the playoffs. Sean Collins'...

Sixers Beat Celtics 111-102

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April 4th, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- Michael Carter-Williams scored eight of his 24 points in the fourth quarter and Henry Sims had career-highs with 24 points and nine rebounds and the Philadelphia 76ers celebrated their second victory in less than a week, beating the...

Fans Flock to Fenway for Sox Home Opener

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April 4th, 2014
BOSTON, Mass. (WGGB) -- For many, Opening Day at Fenway is much like a tradition as the Boston Marathon, or the Boston Pops on the Esplanade. Friday was no exception as over 36,000 people packed Fenway Park for it's 102nd opening day. The...

Brewers Win 6-2 in Red Sox Home Opener

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April 4th, 2014
(AP Photo/Elise Amendola) by HOWARD ULMAN, AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — Lyle Overbay hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the ninth inning off Edward Mujica, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Red Sox 6-2 Friday in Boston's first game at...

Red Sox Receive World Series Rings Before Home Opener

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April 4th, 2014
(Photo Courtesy: Twitter / @RedSox) by HOWARD ULMAN, AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have received their 2013 World Series championship rings. They were presented Friday during a ceremony that also honored victims of...

Schumacher Showing Consciousness after Three-Month Coma

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April 4th, 2014
Photo MGN/Mark McArdle via Wikipedia GRENOBLE, France (AP) -- Michael Schumacher's manager says the retired Formula One star now "shows moments of consciousness and awakening," more than three months after suffering serious head injuries in a...

Mets’ Murphy, Collins Defend Paternity Leave

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April 4th, 2014
NEW YORK (AP) — Daniel Murphy is proud he put fatherhood ahead of baseball, and New York Mets manager Terry Collins thinks criticism his second baseman received for taking paternity leave this week was unfair. Murphy made his season debut in...

Overtime Goal Lifts Maple Leaves Past bruins 4-3

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April 4th, 2014
(AP Photo/Charles Krupa) TORONTO (AP) -- Nazem Kadri gave the Toronto Maple Leafs a win they badly needed -- and that still may not have helped them much as they try to make the playoffs. Kadri scored 2:51 into overtime and the Toronto Maple...

Athlete of the Week: Central’s Isan Diaz

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April 3rd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- One of the more rewarding feelings as an individual is to see your hard work and dedication flourish into something special. In this week's installment of Athlete of the Week, abc40's Casey Viera meets Central...