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“Belief in each other.”

University of Maine football coach Joe Harasymiak calls that a fundamental component of his program and as “Coach H” gets ready to kick off his second year as Black Bear boss, he and his staff believe they’re prepared to make continued progress this season after doubling the team’s win total last year.

Published in The Sports Edge

There are a lot of reasons that the NFL has become the preeminent league in American professional sports. The telegenic nature of the game, the strength of the marketing machine, the undeniably impressive on-field athleticism – all key components to the game’s massive success.

But one of the very biggest has to be the proliferation of fantasy football.

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ORONO - This week, I got the chance to sit down with Jeremy Swayman, a freshman goalie for the University of Maine Black Bears hockey team.

In addition, the 18-year-old Alaskan was taken in the fourth round of the 2017 NHL Draft with the 111th pick by the Boston Bruins.

Swayman played the 2016-17 hockey season for the Sioux Falls Stampede of the USHL, posting a .914 save percentage and a 2.90 goals against average. He attended Bruins development camp earlier this summer; fellow Black Bear goalie Rob McGovern was there as well.

Published in Sports
Wednesday, 09 August 2017 10:25

Pro Football Hall adds seven more

Tomlinson, Warner, Taylor lead Canton’s 2017 class

Published in Sports
Wednesday, 02 August 2017 10:22

Adrian Beltre joins 3,000 hit club

Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre became the 31st player in Major League Baseball history to reach 3,000 hits for his career. The milestone hit – a double – came on July 30 against Baltimore Orioles starter Wade Miley in the fourth inning.

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Book explores commonalities between the greatest teams in sport

Published in Sports

One of the most overused cliches in sports is “this team is a family”. Every team seems to throw that out there but it rarely rings true. However, this past weekend I got to see an example of not only a team, but a program that truly is a family.

Published in The Sports Edge
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 12:38

‘Smart Baseball’ lives up to its title

Keith Law book offers depth of sabermetric insight

Published in Sports
Wednesday, 12 April 2017 11:56

History made on the hardwood

Russell Westbrook’s season-long triple-double

Published in Sports
Wednesday, 12 April 2017 11:52

The Sports Edge – Unrepentant Fan

The 2017 baseball season has begun - and not a moment too soon, as far as I’m concerned. 

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