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    (Geoff Smith — Bennington Banner)
    Bulldogs roll past Hurricanes

    Shehadi, Harrington and Muench combine for 61 in blowout win
    12/18/2014 10:19 PM EST
    MANCHESTER >> Behind the trio of Joey Shehadi, Conor Harrington and Taylor Muench, the Burr and Burton Academy boys basketball team defeated Hartford 96-63 on Thursday. The three seniors combined for 61 points, most of which came in three quarters of play. Shehadi — who scored 18 of his 26 points to lead all scorers — got things rolling for the Bulldogs with a pair of threes. 
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    Roundup:Hoosick Falls wrestling tops Tamarac
    12/18/2014 10:13 PM EST - HOOSICK, N.Y. >> The Hoosick Falls wrestling team used six wins by pin to top Tamarac in a Wasaren League match-up on Friday night, winning 51-33. After Tamarac won the opening match at 152-pounds, Rhyse Cross pulled himself out of a jam at 160, turning a 13-7 deficit into a win by pin at the 5:08 mark to start a string of eight-straight contested decisions for Hoosick Falls, setting up the Full Story

    RED SOX
    (Gregory Bull/AP)
    Red Sox looking elsewhere before Lester chose Cubs

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Even before Jon Lester chose to sign with the Chicago Cubs late Tuesday night, the Boston Red Sox were exploring all their rotation options. Full Story
    PATRIOTS
    (Associated Press)
    Patriots rout Miami, clinch AFC East crown

    New England is first team in NFL history with 11 division titles in 12 years
    FOXBOROUGH >> Tom Brady was upset that his New England Patriots hardly looked like a division champion in the first half. Full Story
    CELTICS
    Did the Celts net enough for their best player?

    He is not a maximum contract player. But did the Celtics get maximum return when they traded away their best player, mercurial point guard Rajon Rondo, to the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday? Full Story




     
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    (Geoff Smith — Bennington Banner)
    Bulldogs roll past Hurricanes

    Shehadi, Harrington and Muench combine for 61 in blowout win
    12/18/2014 10:19 PM EST
    MANCHESTER >> Behind the trio of Joey Shehadi, Conor Harrington and Taylor Muench, the Burr and Burton Academy boys basketball team defeated Hartford 96-63 on Thursday. The three seniors combined for 61 points, most of which came in three quarters of play. Shehadi — who scored 18 of his 26 points to lead all scorers — got things rolling for the Bulldogs with a pair of threes. 
    Full Story
    Roundup:Hoosick Falls wrestling tops Tamarac
    12/18/2014 10:13 PM EST - HOOSICK, N.Y. >> The Hoosick Falls wrestling team used six wins by pin to top Tamarac in a Wasaren League match-up on Friday night, winning 51-33. After Tamarac won the opening match at 152-pounds, Rhyse Cross pulled himself out of a jam at 160, turning a 13-7 deficit into a win by pin at the 5:08 mark to start a string of eight-straight contested decisions for Hoosick Falls, setting up the Full Story

    Celtics ship Rondo to Mavericks
    12/18/2014 10:12 PM EST - BOSTON >> The Boston Celtics traded point guard Rajon Rondo to Dallas on Thursday night, cutting ties with the last remnant of their last NBA championship while giving Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks a chance at another title. The Celtics will send Rondo and forward Dwight Powell to Dallas for Jameer Nelson, Jae Crowder, Brandan Wright, two draft picks and a $12. Full Story

    Bears bench Cutler in favor of Clausen
    12/18/2014 10:12 PM EST - LAKE FOREST, ILL. >> The Chicago Bears benched Jay Cutler on Thursday, deciding to start Jimmy Clausen against the Detroit Lions this weekend instead of their franchise quarterback who signed a massive, seven-year deal at the end of last season. Coach Marc Trestman said Cutler will be available as the backup for Sunday's game at Soldier Field, where boos have rained down on a punchless, Full Story

    Beckham not obsessed with NFL rookie award
    12/18/2014 10:12 PM EST - EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. >> Odell Beckham, Jr. says being named the league's top rookie doesn't dominate his thoughts. But it's not far away, either. "It's always in the back of your mind," Beckham said. "But right now, we've got two more games and whatever happens, happens. You can only control what you can control. Full Story

    BBA girls skate past Brattleboro
    12/17/2014 09:59 PM EST - MANCHESTER >> Powered by Jordan Harmon and Aggie Bisselle, the Burr and Burton Academy girls hockey team picked up a decisive victory on Wednesday, defeating Brattleboro, 5-0, at Riley Rink. Harmon and Bisselle had two goals and two assists each for the Bulldogs (2-1) all of which came in the first two periods of play. Full Story

    Roundup: Hoosick Falls bowling gets key win over Fort Edward
    12/18/2014 11:08 AM EST - FORT EDWARD, N.Y. >> The Hoosick Falls Central School bowling team won a key Northern Division match against Fort Edward on Wednesday, winning 3-1. Hoosick Falls had a total match pin count of 3,444 while Fort Edward had 3,281. Josh McCart led the way for Hoosick Falls with a high-game count of 236 and a three-game count of 686. Full Story

    (Luca Bruno/AP)
    Celebrities react to latest Sony hack developments

    Latest reaction from Hollywood and beyond to the Sony hacking scandal and President Obama's remarks Friday that the studio "made a mistake" in not releasing its embattled film "The Interview": — "As the events of the past weeks have made painfully clear, we are now living in an age in which the Internet can enable a few remote cyber Full Story