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Celtics ride Pierce's triple-double past Hawks

Celtics ride Pierce's triple-double past Hawks

ESPN.com Updated Mar 29, 2013
Paul Pierce had 20 points, 10 assists and 10 rebounds, and Jeff Green scored 27 points to carry the Boston Celtics to a 118-107 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Friday night.
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  • Braves' Venters to see doc about ailing elbow

    Braves' Venters to see doc about ailing elbow

    ESPN.com CNNSI.com Mar 29, 2013
    Jonny Venters, the Atlanta Braves setup man, will have his sore elbow examined by Dr. James Andrews next week, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
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  • Meet the Tampa 7, the successful spawn of a league laughingstoc…

    Meet the Tampa 7, the successful spawn of a league laughingstock

    CNNSI.com Mar 29, 2013
    They were the laughingstock of the league. And yet, born out of that ineptitude came one of the most successful GM trees of all-time. Don Banks introduces you to The Tampa 7.
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  • Eight in the Box: WR status check

    Eight in the Box: WR status check

    ESPN.com Mar 29, 2013
    How does each team look at wide receiver, and what still needs to be done? Atlanta Falcons: The Falcons have one of the best starting combinations in the league in Roddy White and Julio Jones, and that’s not going to change anytime soon. White and Jones
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  • Posey, Harper headline SI.com's preseason All-MLB team

    Posey, Harper headline SI.com's preseason All-MLB team

    CNNSI.com Mar 29, 2013
    College sports have released preseason All-America teams for nearly a century. In that spirit, we present SI.com's preseason All-MLB team, the top dozen players (and one manager) in the game entering the 2013 season. Some picks were easy and some were i…
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  • NFC South links: Umenyiora thanks Reese

    NFC South links: Umenyiora thanks Reese

    Atlanta Falcons In his introductory news conference, Osi Umenyiora thanked his former general manager, Jerry Reese, for helping him land in Atlanta, ESPNNewYork.com's Ohm Youngmisuk reports. As the draft season heats up, Dawson Devitt of the Atlanta Jou…
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  • Video - Celtics Ride Pierce's Triple-Double Past Hawks 00:58

    Celtics Ride Pierce's Triple-Double Past Hawks

    Mar 29
    Paul Pierce helps push Celtics to win over Hawks.
  • Video - Brighter future: Julio Jones or A.J. Green? 01:36

    Brighter future: Julio Jones or A.J. Green?

    Mar 29
    Eric Davis says elite wide receivers Julio Jones and A.J. Green are similar in terms of talent, but a few external factors give one former SEC receiver the edge.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Meet the Tampa 7, the successful spawn of a league laughingstoc…

    Mar 29
    As the 2013 NFL Draft looms less than four weeks away, first-year New York Jets general manager John Idzik likely feels the heat of the spotlight on him as much or more so than any club executive in the league. As a rookie GM in the NFL's biggest media …
  • The Sports Guy breaks down the Miami Heat's win streak

    Mar 29
    With Miami's streak in our rearview mirror, who were the winners and losers in this whole spectacle?