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Garnett, Green lead way as Celtics rout Sixers

Garnett, Green lead way as Celtics rout Sixers

ESPN.com Updated Dec 8, 2012
Kevin Garnett scored 19 points, Jeff Green added 16, and the Boston Celtics won the back end of a home-and-home with Philadelphia, beating the 76ers 92-79 on Saturday night.
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  • How Keyon Dooling Ended Up In A Mental Hospital

    How Keyon Dooling Ended Up In A Mental Hospital

    deadspin.com Dec 8, 2012
    In November, David Aldridge wrote about the nervous breakdown Keyon Dooling suffered after he abruptly retired from the NBA just before the season. At 32, Dooling could have played another a few years and made a lot more money on a good Celtics team tha…
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  • Chandler Jones questionable, says he’s ready to go vs. Texans

    Chandler Jones questionable, says he’s ready to go vs. Texans

    After missing two games with an ankle injury, Patriots defensive end Chandler Jones says he’s ready to go for Monday night’s AFC showdown against the Texans. Although Jones is listed as questionable on the official injury report, he didn’t sound lik
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  • Celtics Take Long View on Draft Picks

    Celtics Take Long View on Draft Picks

    nytimes.com Dec 8, 2012
    When the Boston Celtics ended up with back-to-back picks in the first round of the 2012 N.B.A. draft, they had a rare opportunity to draft a player who was ready to contribute right away and one who was more of a project.
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  • Houston Texans players will sport custom-made letterman jackets…

    Houston Texans players will sport custom-made letterman jackets on trip to meet Patriots

    yahoo.com Dec 8, 2012
    Your browser does not support iframes. When the Houston Texans travel to meet the New England Patriots this weekend, they'll look a bit like something right out of "Friday Night Lights." That's because every Texans player will be wearing custo…
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  • Video - Celtics, 76ers Split Home-And-Home 00:46

    Celtics, 76ers Split Home-And-Home

    Dec 8
    Celtics hold 76ers to 28 points in the first half and cruise to the 92-79 win.
  • Video - Tom Brady The Family Man 02:24

    Tom Brady The Family Man

    Dec 8
    Tom Brady sits down with Mike Tirico prior to the Patriots' Monday Night Football game with the Texans.