The Boston Bruins scored four goals on their first 13 shots and went on to beat St. Louis 5-3 Tuesday night. A nice road win against a good team allowing B's fans to take a breath after some bumpy games.
Deshaun Watson threw a 2-yard touchdown pass to Hunter Renfrow with a second left to play, and Clemson rallied to upset Alabama, 35-31, to win the College Football Playoff Championship in Tampa on Monday night.
A huge crowd of crazy Mainers gathered over the weekend for the annual Polar Dip and Dash. It started with a 5k run around Baxter Boulevard and ended with participants cooling down in the most rapid way around!
The Boston Bruins got down 3-0 in the first 10 minutes to the hottest team in the NHL and then fought back. But as is often the case this season, the B's came up on the short end of a 4-3 score to the Columbus Blue Jackets.
What a year 2016 has been for the sports fan in Maine! Dominating performances by teams and individual athletes. Last second heroics. Gold medal winners and golden anniversary sporting events. National champions. Franchises and coaches coming and going.