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Brad Stevens: Celtics Must Remain Focused Over Extended All-Star Break

This embed is invalid" /> WALTHAM, Mass. — Think of it as the calm between two storms. The Boston Celtics recently wrapped up a four games-in-five days stretch that brought them nearly to the end of the unofficial first half of the NBA season. Late next week, they’ll embark on a three-game West Coast swing before enduring a jam-packed March that includes...
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February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Berkshire Bank Faceoff: Projected Lines, Pairings For Bruins-Stars

BOSTON — The Boston Bruins have one more game at TD Garden before leaving for a five-game road trip that begins Friday against the Vancouver Canucks. Boston’s next challenge is against the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night. Stars No. 1 center and former Bruin Tyler Seguin, who’s tied for the NHL lead in scoring with 59 points, is a game-time decision because he’s battling the...
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Bruins, TD Garden Offering Free Parking, Shuttle For Game Vs. Stars

It might be hard to get to the TD Garden on Tuesday night, but the Boston Bruins are making things easier for fans. Free parking will be available at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center at 415 Summer St. in South Boston, and the Bruins will provide a free shuttle service to the TD Garden from there for the game against the visiting Dallas Stars. Free parking will be provided...
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Tom Brady Gets Some Workout Help From His ‘Little Personal Trainer’ (Photo)

When it comes to training and when it comes to Facebook, there is no offseason for Tom Brady. The New England Patriots quarterback, whose meticulous training methods are well-documented, was back on that gym grind just a week after winning his fourth Super Bowl title. Brady wasn’t alone though, as he received a helping hand from his little workout buddy, his son Benjamin. Plank...
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Red Sox’s 2014 Failures At Least Provided Information On Which To Build

This embed is invalid" /> To say the Boston Red Sox’s 2014 flop was a blessing in disguise would be a distortion of the truth. Losing stinks. It stinks even more on the heels of a World Series title. But the Red Sox, if nothing else, obtained some important information amid their second organizational reset in three years. The knowledge helped to...
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Tyler Zeller: Dean Smith’s Death ‘Great Loss’ For UNC, Basketball In General

This embed is invalid" /> WALTHAM, Mass. — College basketball lost a legend Saturday when Hall of Fame coach Dean Smith died at age 83. Smith, who served as head coach at the University of North Carolina from 1961 to 1997, left an undeniable imprint on the landscape of college hoops, even for those who never had the chance to play for or against him That group...
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Lindy Ruff: Tyler Seguin Has ‘Bigger Responsibility’ As A Center With Stars

BOSTON — Tyler Seguin and the Dallas Stars are in Boston for their only game against the Bruins at TD Garden in the regular season. Seguin is questionable for Tuesday night’s matchup because of the flu. The Stars have struggled throughout the season and sit five points out of a wild card playoff spot in the Western Conference. One of the few bright spots for Dallas has been...
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German Star Marco Reus Signs New Contract With Borussia Dortmund (Photo)

Marco Reus has put a damper on the 2015 transfer window months before it opens. Reus signed a new, long-term contract with Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday, the German club announced. Reus’ new contract expires in 2019 and, crucially, removes a release clause that would have allowed interested clubs to buy him for a sub-market price. #reus2019 http://t.co/GdDPJCjh7p— Borussia...
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NHL Announces Bruins-Stars Game Will Go On As Planned Tuesday Night

The city of Boston isn’t yet back to full working order, but the show will go on Tuesday night at TD Garden. The National Hockey League announced Tuesday the game between the Boston Bruins and Dallas Stars will go on as scheduled. Boston has been hammered with snow in recent weeks, and a Monday storm dumped roughly 2 feet on the city. That snowstorm —...
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Report: Broncos Uncertain If They Want Peyton Manning Back In 2015

Peyton Manning reportedly wants to play in 2015, but the bigger question might be what the Denver Broncos want. NFL Media reported Tuesday morning that Manning is gearing up for a return in 2015. However, Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole cited sources close to the team who said the Broncos are uncertain whether they want Manning back for another season. Manning has an upcoming physical...
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EPL Teams To Earn $7.8 Billion, As Sky, BT Break Records In New TV Rights Deal

The riches of Premier League clubs will continue to swell in the coming years. The Premier League announced Sky and BT as winners of its latest auction for live, domestic television rights Tuesday, talkSPORT reports. Broadcasters Sky and BT paid a record £5.14 billion ($7.8 billion) for the rights to broadcast live Premier League games in the United...
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Bruins Seek Bounce-Back Win, Favored Over Struggling Stars

The Boston Bruins will look to bounce back from Sunday’s 3-1 loss to the rival Montreal Canadiens when they take on Tyler Seguin and the struggling Dallas Stars on Tuesday as -165 moneyline favorites at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. The Bruins sit in the final playoff spot in the NHL’s Eastern Conference but continue to struggle with consistency, going 4-4 in their...
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Red Sox’s Blake Swihart Soaking Up ‘Valuable’ Info From Jason Varitek

This embed is invalid" /> Blake Swihart is approaching the next stage of his development as if it’s a final exam: the more knowledge, the better. Swihart already is working out at the Boston Red Sox’s spring training complex in Fort Myers, Fla., even though pitchers and catchers aren’t officially scheduled to report until Feb. 20. The young backstop...
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Bruins Goalie Niklas Svedberg Will Start In Net Against Stars

BOSTON — Niklas Svedberg will start in net when the Boston Bruins take on the Dallas Stars on Tuesday night at TD Garden, head coach Claude Julien confirmed. Svedberg hasn’t played for Boston since he shut out the New Jersey Devils on Jan. 8. Tuukka Rask had made 11 straight starts for the Bruins and went 7-3-1. Svedberg was sent to the Providence Bruins on a conditioning loan...
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Celtics Practice Notes: Kelly Olynyk Unlikely To Return Wednesday Vs. Hawks

This embed is invalid" /> WALTHAM, Mass. — The Boston Celtics returned to the practice court Tuesday, but Kelly Olynyk remained sidelined as he continues his recovery from a sprained ankle. Head coach Brad Stevens said Olynyk “was feeling a little bit better” when he spoke with the big man Sunday, but he doesn’t expect to have him back for Wednesday’s...
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Tyler Seguin Battling Flu, Game-Time Decision For Bruins-Stars

BOSTON — Dallas Stars forward Tyler Seguin is a game-time decision for Tuesday night’s game at TD Garden against his former Boston Bruins teammates. Seguin did not participate in Dallas’ morning skate because he’s battling the flu. He is a game-time decision, per the team. Stars coach Lindy Ruff said he’s “hopeful” that his No. 1 center will play. “There’s three...
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Blackhawks Miss Game-Winning Goal After Controversial Goal Review (GIF)

The Chicago Blackhawks came within millimeters of a victory Monday night. The Blackhawks ended up falling to the Arizona Coyotes by a final score of 3-2 in the shootout, but they came as close as they possibly could have come to pulling out a win in the waning seconds of overtime. Let’s start from the beginning. The chaos began when Andrew Shaw fired the puck on net and appeared...
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Liverpool-Tottenham Live: Reds, Spurs In Premier League Clash At Anfield

12:30 p.m. ET: The race for a top-four finish in the Premier League reaches a critical point Tuesday when Liverpool hosts Tottenham at Anfield. Tottenham and Liverpool currently are the fifth- and seventh-placed teams in the Premier League standings, and both have ambitions of playing in next season’s UEFA Champions League. One team can advance its own hopes while denting those...
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Patriots’ 2015 Running Back Outlook: Shane Vereen Set To Earn Big Pay Day

Editor’s note: NESN.com will go position by position to break down the Patriots’ depth chart heading into the 2015 offseason. Next up: the running backs. The New England Patriots are very fortunate that LeGarrette Blount decided to walk out on the Pittsburgh Steelers. The story is well told by now: Blount walked off the field prematurely during the Steelers’ Week 11 win, Pittsburgh...
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Mookie Betts’ ‘Lame’ Bat Inscription Exposed By Blake Swihart (Video)

Blake Swihart is all about uncovering the good stuff. Swihart recently interviewed fellow Boston Red Sox prospects as part of an MLB.com “Conversations with Rookies” segment. The young catcher exposed several interesting facts about his teammates during the playful episode, including Mookie Betts’ awesome bat inscription. Betts finds the inscription — “Ya Betts Believe”...
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NBA All-Star Weekend Festivities To Include All-Star Fashion Show

This embed is invalid" /> NEW YORK — All-Stars James Harden, Klay Thompson and DeMarcus Cousins are among the players to compete in the NBA’s first fashion show. Produced by LeBron James’ Springhill Production Company, the one-hour “NBA All-Star All-Style” will be taped Friday night inside New York’s Hammerstein Theater and air Saturday at 6:30 p...
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Yankees’ Double-A Club Training Adorable New ‘Bat Dog’ For 2015 (Video)

The New York Yankees have a talented Rookie in the system. The Trenton Thunder — the Yankees’ Double-A affiliate — currently are training a new “bat dog” named Rookie for the 2015 season, according to The Times of Trenton. The adorable golden retriever is looking to carry on a family tradition that began when his grandfather, Chase That Golden Thunder, became the first...
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Richie Incognito, Buffalo Bills Could End Up Being Perfect Match

Rex Ryan is making it clear what kind of culture he wants to foster in Buffalo. The new Bills head coach made the first big splash of his tenure when his team signed offensive guard Richie Incognito. The addition was an eye-opener given Incognito’s checkered past stemming from his role in a bullying scandal in Miami. However, Ryan is trying to quite literally...
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Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling To Miss Tottenham Game With Foot Injury

Raheem Sterling is set to miss one of Liverpool’s biggest games of the season. A foot injury will prevent Sterling from playing against Tottenham Hotspur in a Premier League game Tuesday at Anfield, according to the BBC and Sky Sports. Sterling suffered the injury during Saturday’s goal-less draw with Everton and failed to recover in time to face Tottenham...
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Jonas Gray wasn't surprised by Seahawks' Super Bowl play call

By Ricky Doyle Jonas Gray wasn’t surprised one bit. Gray, unlike many others, has been able to wrap his head around the Seattle Seahawks’ decision to throw the ball near the goal line in the closing moments of Super Bowl XLIX. In fact, the New England Patriots running back told ESPN Radio’s Dan Le Batard on Monday that he has no issue with the Seahawks’ logic. “The two...
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