Corey Perry scored the double-overtime winner as the Dallas Stars beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 on Saturday to keep their National Hockey League Stanley Cup hopes alive and send the best-of-seven final to a Game Six.
LONDONDERRY — Late in the first quarter of Friday night’s football game between Pinkerton Academy and Londonderry High School a reporter on the Pinkerton sideline was asked, “Was McEachern Londonderry’s starting quarterback last year too?”
Christian Vazquez belted a grand slam in an eight-run second inning and Tanner Houck struck out a career-high 10 in six innings to lead the Boston Red Sox to an 8-2 victory over the host Atlanta Braves on Saturday night.
HAMPTON — Even without the thousands of fans who would normally be jammed in to create one of the most electric high school atmospheres in the state, the Exeter and Winnacunnet football teams produced another memorable battle in the state’s oldest rivalry.
BEDFORD — Following an offseason of uncertainty created by the COVID-19 pandemic and the appointment of a new head coach, the Goffstown football team may have been forgiven had it gotten off to a slow start to the 2020 season.
Needless fouls on jump shooters. Careless turnovers. Flat energy. More sleepy coverage, this time on Duncan Robinson. No wonder the Celtics missed 11 of their first 12 shots. Their approach to Game 5 offended the basketball gods.
Kyle Trask threw six touchdown passes as No. 5 Florida spoiled the debut of Ole Miss head coach Lane Kiffin by rolling to a 51-35 victory Saturday in the season opener for both SEC teams in Oxford, Miss.
The Boston Celtics erased a halftime deficit and cut into their series deficit with a Jayson Tatum-led third-quarter surge Friday night, staying alive in the Eastern Conference Finals with a run-away 121-108 victory over the Miami Heat on Friday night near Orlando.
Sam Meier scored twice to lead the Plymouth girls soccer team past Kennett 4-1 on Thursday. Tara Smoker and Megan Metivier also scored for Plymouth, which got great goalkeeping from Izzy Roamer and Aaralyn Scroggins.
Rookie Tyler Herro scored a career-high 37 points, Jimmy Butler added 24 and the Heat held off the Boston Celtics 112-109 in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday night near Orlando, moving Miami within one win of an NBA Finals berth.
MANCHESTER -- Throughout the Manchester Central boys soccer team’s 6-1 season-opening win over rival Memorial Tuesday night at Chabot-McDonough Field, players on both teams shouted tactics to each other, asked for the ball and celebrated goals.