Assistant Sports Editor

Barry Scanlon

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LOWELL — Milltown Plumbing is not a giant corporation. The Chelmsford-based business has 65 employees, and owner Fred Webster describes the company, founded in 1979 by his father, as a family. Due to the pandemic, that family faced a crisis. “April and May were probably the worst months I can remember,” Webster said. Not wanting […]
LOWELL — Maybe it was the unusual 3 p.m. start. Maybe it was the fact the teams faced off for the second time in 21 hours. Whatever the reason, Monday’s Hockey East battle between UMass Lowell and Maine was a wild affair. In the old days (pre-COVID), fans at the Tsongas Center would have gone […]
LOWELL — Extra hockey doesn’t mean extra money in Norm Bazin’s paycheck. “Not that I know of,” a smiling Bazin said when asked if he gets paid extra now that the UMass Lowell hockey team has played in four straight overtime games, a program record. When UML defeated Providence on freshman Carl Berglund’s OT goal […]