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November 17, 2018 - 3:31 pm
Brad Stevens has been universally praised for his work as head coach of the Celtics over the past few years. But this go-round is a bit different. On the latest Banner 18 Podcast hosts Patrick Gilroy and Josue Pavon look at the challenges facing Stevens, who entered Saturday night having guided his...
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Lucy Burdge
November 17, 2018 - 2:20 pm
Julian Edelman has been popping up at his new pop-up shop at 324 Newbury Street in Boston this weekend to sign merchandise and mingle with fans. Signed JE11 stuff? Yuuup. I signed SO much stuff all morning. Come down to 324 Newbury street, we're giving it all away TODAY. #Yalla pic.twitter.com/...
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Rob Bradford
November 17, 2018 - 12:53 pm
Early Friday evening the Red Sox announced Steve Pearce would be coming back for 2018 on a one-year deal, ultimately revealed to be worth $6.25 million. (To read more about the Pearce deal, click here.) But, of course, nothing truly seems official these days without the player's confirmation on...
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Rob Bradford
November 17, 2018 - 11:54 am
David Robertson's agent has passed on an interesting message to the Yankees. What makes it even more noteworthy is that the relief pitcher's agent is ... David Robertson. According to MLB.com, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman told reporters that Robertson has said that his preference is pitch...
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Ryan Hannable
November 17, 2018 - 9:59 am
It's the bye week, which means Tom Brady sat down with Scott Zolak for their annual chat for Patriots All-Access . Brady seemed very upbeat and positive about the remaining six games and postseason. The quarterback mentioned getting players back healthy, feeling good for the stretch run and also...
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John Rooke
November 17, 2018 - 9:14 am
Thinking out loud…while wondering if Sporty McKenzie will surface again, somewhere… Yeah, last Sunday was pretty ugly. It’s uncharacteristic for New England to have struggles in November. But all is not lost (yet) with the Patriots at the bye week. How do I know this? The AFC East is what it is –...
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Josue Pavon
November 17, 2018 - 7:06 am
LeBron James took in the Celtics-Raptors game Friday night and had kind words for his former All-Star point guard. Following a game where Kyrie Irving's 43 points led the Celtics to a 123-116 overtime win at TD Garden, James took to Twitter to congratulate Irving for his incredible performance in...
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Josue Pavon
November 17, 2018 - 6:56 am
The Celtics are finally starting to look like a team that is destined to top the Eastern Conference. Led by Kyrie Irving, who is quickly becoming the best fourth-quarter player in the league, the Celtics are finding their identity and it's coming at a perfect time. With a relatively light schedule...
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Matt Kalman
November 17, 2018 - 12:01 am
It was a night to remember for many Bruins during their 1-0 overtime loss at Dallas on Friday. Connor Clifton and Jakub Zboril made their NHL debuts, and Tuukka Rask made a strong return from his leave of absence (36 saves on 37 shots). But it was a night to forget for Bruins forward Brad Marchand...
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Matt Kalman
November 16, 2018 - 11:42 pm
Remember when Zdeno Chara left the Bruins’ loss in Colorado with a lower-body injury Wednesday and then was sent back to Boston on Thursday and you figured things couldn’t get any worse for the Bruins injury-wise? Well, you might want to wake up Saturday and do whatever you do for good luck, but do...
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