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Watch Boston Celtics-Cleveland Cavaliers Game 2 Online (Live Stream)

The Boston Celtics will look to even their first-round playoff series with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday after dropping Game 1 over the weekend. Tipoff for Game 2 is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET, and NBC Sports Live Extra is streaming the game online and through its app for Xfinity and Time Warner Cable customers. You can watch it by clicking the photo below. Photo via Benny...
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Budweiser Takes Over Game On! In April For Fan Of The Game Contest

NESN.com’s Ashley Allen recently visited Game On!, where fans have the chance to be selected as the Budweiser Fan of the Game before every Boston Red Sox home game in April. Winners will receive four right field roof tickets at the Budweiser Brewhouse, four Bud baseball jerseys and a shot of their group on the center field scoreboard. Fans 21 and over can participate. Watch the...
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Andres Iniesta Assists Neymar’s Goal After Unstoppable Dribble (Video)

Andres Iniesta wasn’t having enough fun to take the ball “coast to coast” so he left it up to Neymar to finish what he started. Iniesta assisted the first of Neymar’s two goals Tuesday in Barcelona’s 2-0 win over Paris Saint-Germain in the UEFA Champions League. Iniesta set up Neymar after embarking on an epic dribble, which made the soccer world buzz with delight. The...
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Jim Palmer Clarifies His Criticism About David Ortiz’s Heated Ejection

This embed is invalid" /> The back-and-forth continues between Jim Palmer and David Ortiz. Palmer, a Hall of Fame pitcher and longtime Baltimore Orioles broadcaster, criticized Ortiz via Twitter after the Boston Red Sox slugger was ejected from Sunday’s game at Fenway Park. Ortiz responded rather angrily Monday, and Palmer clarified his criticism...
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Jay Feely: Tim Tebow ‘Was The Single-Worst Quarterback I Ever Saw’ In NFL

Tim Tebow was terrible in his month of practice with the New England Patriots, and it seems he wasn’t much better with the Denver Broncos or New York Jets. Kicker Jay Feely has played in the NFL for 14 years and watched a lot of quarterbacks, but Tebow stands out as the worst. “He’s such a dichotomy for me,” Feely said on “Jim Rome on Showtime”, which airs Wednesday...
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David Ortiz suspended for making contact with umpire

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Canucks’ Alex Burrows taken to hospital, will miss Game 4

  Alex Burrows was at the center of a scary scene Tuesday in Calgary.   The Vancouver Canucks forward was taken to a local hospital after suffering some sort of upper-body injury. The Canucks announced shortly after that Burrows was taken to the hospital that the forward will miss Game 4 of the Canucks’ Stanley Cup playoffs first-round series with the Flames. Burrows...
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Report: Patriots-Steelers Will Open 2015 NFL Regular Season

One piece of the New England Patriots’ 2015 schedule puzzle reportedly is set. The Patriots will open the 2015 NFL season at home against the Pittsburgh Steelers , a source told the Boston Herald’s Jeff Howe. ESPN’s Adam Schefter also tweeted “sure sounds like Steelers at Patriots in Thursday night regular-season opener.” The full 2015 NFL schedule will be announced Tuesday...
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Liverpool, Standard Chartered Extend Sponsorship Agreement Through 2018-19

Liverpool’s relationship with Standard Chartered will continue toward the end of the decade. Liverpool and Standard Chartered announced Tuesday they have extended their sponsorship agreement through May 2019, according to the club website. Standard Chartered has been Liverpool’s main sponsor since 2010 and the international banking group’s logo will...
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‘Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2′ Star Kevin James Wrestled Mick Foley In High School

If you watched Kevin James save the day in “Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2″ and think “elite athlete,” you’re not alone. Mick Foley agrees. In a story that’s apparently not new but hadn’t come to our attention until now, it turns out James was once quite the athlete in his day. A star wrestler at Ward Melville High School in New York, according to...
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Devin McCourty Unsure How Patriots’ Secondary Will Shake Out In 2015

FOXBORO, Mass. — Devin McCourty could be under a lot of pressure in 2015 after signing a five-year, $47.5 million contract over the offseason. The free safety is the only Pro Bowl-caliber player left on the New England Patriots’ secondary after the team allowed Darrelle Revis and Brandon Browner to walk in free agency after just one year. McCourty will have new starting cornerbacks...
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Daniel Nava Gets Start At First Base Versus Rays With Chris Archer On Mound

Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell looks to be playing the percentages for Tuesday night. The Red Sox will begin a three-game series with the Tampa Bay Rays, and Daniel Nava will be in the lineup and playing first base for the opener versus Tampa Bay right-hander Chris Archer. Nava has owned Archer over his career, going 5-for-6 with a home run against the righty. Nava enters the...
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Sheriff: Aaron Hernandez Will ‘Talk His Way Through Everything’ In Jail

The sheriff who had former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez in custody for more than 18 months said Tuesday that he’s a master manipulator and will probably do fine in prison now that he has been sentenced to life for murder. Bristol County Sheriff Thomas Hodgson said Hernandez knows how to use his charm and manipulate better than anyone he...
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Report: Zdeno Chara Suffered Fractured Ankle, Won’t Play In World Championships

If Zdeno Chara looked injured late in the season, it’s because he was. Chara finished the season on a fractured ankle, according to the Slovakian site Sport.sme.k. The ankle injury will keep the Boston Bruins captain from participating in the upcoming IIHF World Championship, according to the report. The defenseman might have suffered the injury in a late-season game against the...
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Jared Sullinger’s Future With Celtics Questioned In ESPN NBA Mock Draft

Jared Sullinger might want to watch his back, if one of the more trusted NBA draft analysts is to be believed. In his latest edition of the 2015 NBA mock draft, ESPN’s Chad Ford cast doubt on Sullinger’s future with the Boston Celtics on Tuesday. In predicting the Celtics will take Kentucky forward Trey Lyles with the No. 16 overall pick, Ford had this...
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Martin Skrtel: I Won’t Leave Liverpool For Wolfsburg, Napoli, Any Other Club

Martin Skrtel repelled rumors of his impending departure from Liverpool the same way he thwarts opposing teams’ attacks on his team’s goal: with no nonsense. Skrtel forcefully responded to rumors of interest from German club Wolfsburg and Italian club Napoli on Tuesday, telling the Liverpool Echo he doesn’t want to leave Anfield anytime soon. ...
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WATCH: Winnipeg's Byfuglien channels Marshawn Lynch

Dustin Byfuglien made Marshawn Lynch proud Tuesday. The Winnipeg Jets were once again the victims of a fast and furious rally out of the Anaheim Ducks on Monday night, eventually falling in overtime 5-4. The win that put the Ducks up 3-0 in the first-round series and pushes the Jets to the brink of elimination didn’t exactly put Byfuglien in the most talkative of moods the following...
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Celtics Underdogs Again In Game 2 Vs. Cavs; Cleveland’s Finals Odds Improve

The Boston Celtics will look to even their first-round NBA playoff series with Cleveland at one game apiece Tuesday night when they take on the Cavaliers in Game 2 as heavy 11-point underdogs at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Boston came up short in Game 1 on Sunday, dropping a disappointing 113-100 decision to the Cavs and failing to cover as...
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Patriots Teammates Admire How Nate Solder Handled 2014 Cancer Diagnosis

Not even all of Nate Solder’s New England Patriots teammates knew the left tackle was diagnosed with cancer before the 2014 season. Solder revealed to ESPN.com that he was diagnosed with testicular cancer in April 2014. Solder was treated for the disease, then went on to participate in training camp and played the entire 2014 season, including all three postseason games, after...
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Fan hit in head with ball at MLB game released from hospital

The Pittsburgh Pirates fan who was hit in the head with a foul ball Monday night, was released from the hospital Tuesday. The woman, whose identity hasn’t been released, was removed on a stretcher after a foul ball back to the screen struck her in the back of the head. The fan had her back to the field and was hit in the head with a line drive foul ball off the bat of Chicago...
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These Absurd Tim Tebow Items Actually Are Sold At NFL Team Store (Photos)

Tim Tebow is the NFL’s most only marketable fourth-string quarterback. The former Heisman Trophy winner is back in the limelight (as if he ever left) after signing a 1-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles earlier this week. Tebow — who hasn’t played an NFL game since 2012 — is a long shot to make the roster and doesn’t even appear on the Eagles’ depth chart. But...
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Patriots react to 'tragic, sad' news of Hernandez conviction

Aaron Hernandez’s name hasn’t been mentioned very frequently in Gillette Stadium over the past 22 months. New England Patriots players have been focused on football, not their former teammate who has been sitting in jail. Patriots safety Devin McCourty and special-teams ace Matthew Slater were asked Tuesday about Hernandez, who was found guilty of first-degree murder last...
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Boston Marathon’s Final Finisher Was Man With Muscular Dystrophy (Video)

Maickel Melamed’s journey to the Boston Marathon finish line was a long one, but he had plenty of people to cheer for him along the way. Melamed suffers from muscular dystrophy and came all the way from Venezuela for the race. And after 18 hours, Melamed finally became the last person to finish the marathon at about 4:30 a.m. Melamed soldiered through torrential downpours Monday...
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Reports: Jordan Henderson Agrees To New, Five-Year Contract With Liverpool

Jordan Henderson won’t be part of any exodus of players from Liverpool this summer. Henderson has agreed to sign a new, five-year contact with Liverpool, the Mail, the Liverpool Echo and Sky Sports reported Monday. The news will delight Liverpool fans, as Henderson and the Reds look set to conclude months of negotiations successfully. Henderson’s current contract expires after...
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Did Erin Andrews Take Jab At Jarret Stoll On ‘Dancing With The Stars?’ (Video)

If Jarret Stoll was watching “Dancing with the Stars” on Monday night, he tuned into a nice little dig courtesy of his girlfriend, Erin Andrews. Andrews might have made a not-so-subtle reference to the Los Angeles Kings center’s recent Las Vegas drug arrest while she was interviewing one of the dancers after a performance. Andrews asked contestant Willow Shields what she typically...
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