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Chara gets power-play goal, Rask makes 31 saves in Bruins' 4-1 …

Chara gets power-play goal, Rask makes 31 saves in Bruins' 4-1 win over Coyotes

NHL.com Updated 14 hours ago
BOSTON - Milan Lucic, Patrice Bergeron, Brad Marchand each had a goal and an assist, helping the Boston Bruins send the Arizona Coyotes to their ninth straight loss, 4-1 on Saturday night. Zdeno Chara added a power-play goal and an assist for...
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  • Jonas Gray determined to avoid inactive list in future

    Jonas Gray determined to avoid inactive list in future

    profootballtalk.com 30 minutes ago
    Patriots running back Jonas Gray experienced highs, lows and everything in between during the 2014 season. Gray started the year on the practice squad, but was bumped to the active roster in October and became an overnight sensation by running for 201 y…
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  • Sunday morning one-liners

    Sunday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 2 hours ago
    Perusing quarterback candidates for the Bills to add this offseason. Wayne Diesel has been named sports performance director for the Dolphins and Dennis Lock was promoted to director of analytics. What will the Patriots do regarding CB Darrelle Revis? D…
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  • Double standard! Why are the Red Sox hailed as geniuses for all…

    Double standard! Why are the Red Sox hailed as geniuses for all the insane spending this offseason?

    nydailynews.com 17 hours ago
    It is really quite amazing how the Red Sox, after winning the Yoan Moncada sweepstakes for $63 million, are taking bows.
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  • Patriots' Nick Caserio on analytics and Akeem Ayers

    Patriots' Nick Caserio on analytics and Akeem Ayers

    ESPN.com 19 hours ago
    New England Patriots vice president of player personnel Nick Caserio took part in a football panel at the 2015 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference on Saturday, and here is one nugget that captures the essence of the discussion: Moderator Robert Mays o…
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  • Picking winners of five blockbuster trades from the past 25 yea…

    Picking winners of five blockbuster trades from the past 25 years

    thehockeynews.com 21 hours ago
    25 YEARS AGO RANGERS ACQUIRE: Mike Gartner NORTH STARS ACQUIRE: Ulf Dahlen; 1990 4th-rounder (Cal McCowan); 1991 4th-rounder (Alexei Zhitnik) THE BREAKDOWN: After a decade in Washington, Gartner hadn’t played a full season with the North Stars before be…
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  • How the Patriots Can Retain Darrelle Revis and Devin McCourty

    How the Patriots Can Retain Darrelle Revis and Devin McCourty

    boston.com 22 hours ago
    The Patriots have two high-profile free agents hitting the open market this offseason, but they can do something about it.
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  • Brad Marchand takes hilarious dive after Eric Gelinas trip

    Brad Marchand takes hilarious dive after Eric Gelinas trip

    thehockeynews.com Feb 28 (yesterday)
    There is diving and then there is performance art. Friday night, Brad Marchand presented us with the latter. In overtime of the Boston Bruins’ game against the New Jersey Devils, Marchand took one of the most hilarious dives there will likely ever be. A…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Bruins and Coyotes trade buzz

    Rumor Roundup: Maple Leafs, Bruins and Coyotes trade buzz

    thehockeynews.com Feb 28 (yesterday)
    The Toronto Maple Leafs’ dealing the supposedly untradeable David Clarkson to Columbus for Nathan Horton stunned the hockey world. It’s sparked considerable buzz over what other surprises Leafs GM Dave Nonis has in store leading up to the March 2 trade …
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  • Friday's NHL Capsules

    Friday's NHL Capsules

    NHL.com Feb 28 (yesterday)
    NEWARK, N.J. - Ryan Spooner scored his first NHL goal with 2:14 left in overtime and the Boston Bruins defeated the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Friday night after blowing a two-goal third-period lead. Daniel Paille and David Pastrnak scored for ...
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  • Several Hernandez texts are missing from phone

    Several Hernandez texts are missing from phone

    ESPN.com Feb 27 (yesterday)
    Texts and phone records shown to jurors in the Aaron Hernandez trial showed that several messages he exchanged with a co-defendant before the killing were deleted from his phone.
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  • Terminix gives next player who scores on Tuukka Rask exterminat…

    Terminix gives next player who scores on Tuukka Rask extermination for life

    yahoo.com Feb 27 (yesterday)
    Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask recently had the bizarre honor of having a species of wasp named for him in Kenya – Thaumatodryinus tuukkaraski – as the team that discovered the insects had a Bruins fan among them. As you know, the sworn enemy of the w…
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Feb 27 (2 days ago)
    Bills RB Fred Jackson said he spoke to impending free agent C.J. Spiller about remaining with the team. Defensive tackle will be a spot to watch in free agency for the Dolphins. WR Aaron Dobson is working to put himself in better position to help the Pa…
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  • Bruins put Krejci, Miller on long-term reserve

    Bruins put Krejci, Miller on long-term reserve

    ESPN.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    The Bruins have placed forward David Krejci and defenseman Kevan Miller on long-term injured reserve, which allows general manager Peter Chiarelli to have salary-cap flexibility prior to Monday's trade deadline.
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  • Recalling the Raymond Berry era and New England’s failed run at…

    Recalling the Raymond Berry era and New England’s failed run at Bill Walsh

    profootballtalk.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    Bill Belichick. Pete Carroll. Bill Parcells. As coaching goes, the Patriots couldn’t have done much better over the last 22 seasons. Parcells is a Hall of Famer, and Belichick will surely have his day in Canton, too. Carroll, meanwhile, went on to lead …
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  • Is this Ryan Spooner’s last chance to impress the Boston Bruins…

    Is this Ryan Spooner’s last chance to impress the Boston Bruins?

    thehockeynews.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    Mobbed by reporters after the morning skate on Tuesday, Ryan Spooner walked into the spotlight. David Krejci would be missing at least a month of action due to an MCL tear in his knee and with the Bruins tenuously holding on to a playoff spot, wins were…
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  • Ex-NFL Star Bought Drinks, Smoked Pot Before Murder: Witness

    Ex-NFL Star Bought Drinks, Smoked Pot Before Murder: Witness

    nytimes.com ESPN.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez smoked marijuana and bought food and drinks for friends at a Rhode Island restaurant hours before prosecutors say he fatally shot an acquaintance, a witness testified on Thursday.
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  • Video - Thomas, Celtics Hold Off Hornets 01:04

    Thomas, Celtics Hold Off Hornets

    Feb 27
    Isaiah Thomas scored 28 points off the bench in the Celtics' 106-98 win over the Hornets.
  • Video - Bruins Get Rare Win 00:53

    Bruins Get Rare Win

    Feb 27
    The Bruins defeated the Devils in overtime for just their second win in nine games.
  • Video - Turner, Celtics Rout Knicks 00:43

    Turner, Celtics Rout Knicks

    Feb 25
    Evan Turner's first career triple-double -- 10 points, 10 assists and 12 rebounds -- carried the Celtics to a 115-94 win over the Knicks.
  • Video - Pedroia, Schilling Clear The Air 01:00

    Pedroia, Schilling Clear The Air

    Feb 25
    Dustin Pedroia and Curt Schilling look back on the time they spent together with the Red Sox.

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