A short tribute to WABI TV 5 legend Tim Throckmorton as he rides into the sunset

Since the day he started at WABI almost 40 years ago, by unofficial count he has been part off more than 9300 sportscasts and reported almost 75,000 stories. Those numbers could be a little smaller. They might be a lot larger. But they won’t grow past May 3, 2019. Because Tim Throckmorton is retiring. Tim […]

Lowering UMaine hockey ticket prices is just shuffling deck chairs as the ship takes on water

Attendance at University of Maine hockey games is on a steady decline. Shocker, right? So, Athletic Director Ken Ralph announced this week that they are lowering ticket prices at the Alfond Arena next year. Season tickets will be decreasing an average of $75; single-game tickets will have an an average savings of $8 according to […]

Just released: The 2019 Patriots schedule. Let’s break it down.

The Patriots 2019 schedule was leaked a bit early on Wednesday. On paper it’s a “Tale of Two Seasons” really. Much of the first half of the season is basically made up of bye weeks while the second half could present some challenges. The Pats raise Super Bowl banner #6 in front of the Steelers. […]

Which team should have to watch the Pats raise banner No. 6 in person?

The NFL will release its schedule within the next week or so. Roger Goodell has already chickened out and moved the Patriots opener to Sunday night instead of Thursday (as is tradition for the Super Bowl champs) so he doesn’t have to come to Gillette. We know the Patriots will host: Cleveland, Dallas, New York […]