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Rondo flubs final shot as Sixers top Celts in OTESPN.com Dec 7, 2012Evan Turner had 26 points and 10 rebounds and Thaddeus Young added 17 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 95-94 overtime win over the Boston Celtics on Friday night.Share TweetBOSTON (AP) -- New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and his supermodel wife, Gisele Bundchen, have announced the birth of their second child, a girl named Vivian Lake.Share Tweet
Texans defense getting some guys back for Pats gameNo one’s ready to make an official declaration, but it appears the Texans are going to be closer to full strength for Monday’s game against the Patriots. Cornerback Johnathan Joseph and linebacker Bradie James practiced again Friday, and Joseph said hShare Tweet
Happy Birthday Larry Bird! The Legend’s Top 5 NBA Highlightsdimemag.com Dec 7, 2012On this date 56 years ago, a basketball legend was born. Indeed, if you were to craft the perfect all-around basketball player, you would probably start with Mr. Larry Joe Bird. In 13 seasons with the Boston Celtics, Bird blessed fans with his passion, …Share TweetCNNSI.com Dec 7, 2012Houston Texans (11-1) at New England Patriots (9-3)Share Tweet
Steelers, Broncos, Giants and Jets: Answers to Readers' Questionsnytimes.com Dec 7, 2012Judy Battista, the N.F.L. reporter for The Times, answers questions from readers.Share Tweet
Final Word: AFC EastESPN.com Dec 7, 2012Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 14: Protecting Brady: The New England Patriots' biggest key to success is protecting quarterback Tom Brady, and they will have a tall task blocking the Houston Texans on "Monday Night Football." Houston is …Share TweetAs the Texans get ready to face the Patriots on Monday Night Football, a player who has been in Houston for all but one year of the franchise’s existence has a fairly strong assessment of the meaning of the game. “It’s big,” Andre Johnson said, viShare TweetG Andy Levitre is the iron man of an injury-ravaged Bills offensive line. Dolphins T Jonathan Martin isn’t getting an easy task in his first start at left tackle. CB Kyle Arrington has adjusted well to his role as the Patriots’ nickel corner. The JetsShare Tweet
76ers Top Celtics In OTDec 7Evan Turner leads 76ers to win over Celtics in OT.
By The Numbers: Texans-PatriotsDec 7The Patriots host the Texans on Monday Night and we take you by the numbers.
NFL Kickoff OT: Week 14 PredictionsDec 7NFL Live makes their predictions for Week 14's key matchups.
'Playbook': Houston Texans vs. New England PatriotsDec 7Will the New England Patriots be able to use their running game to help out Tom Brady on Monday night? The "Playbook" guys discuss this much-anticipated matchup.