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Share TweetKevin Garnett scored eight of his 12 points in the fourth quarter and added 11 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics overcame poor shooting to beat the Chicago Bulls 71-69 Wednesday night.Share TweetA day after a police officer testified that Patriots cornerback Alfonzo Dennard punched him outside a bar in Lincoln, Nebraska, last year, one of the officer’s colleagues testified that he witnessed the punch. Dennard is on trial for third-degree assaul
Updates from Celtics-BullsUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetSecond quarter, 2:55, Bulls 32-30: It's an ugly game for the Celtics, who are 2-for-15 shooting in the quarter and have dipped to 30.6 percent after a sparkling first quarter. The Bulls are at 45.2 percent but have committed 10...Source: boston.com
Game 52: Bulls at Celtics previewUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetThis is the last game for each team before the All-Star break, and each team could use a breather.Source: boston.com
Celtics' Rondo undergoes surgery to repair ACLUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetBoston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo underwent surgery to repair a tear in his right ACL on Tuesday, according to Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge.
Lester determined for rebound seasonUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetFor the first time, Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester comes to camp trying to avenge a subpar individual season, not to mention a last-place finish by his team.Source: MLB.comShare TweetHow does human keg stand Rob Gronkowski respond to being Gronkshamed by a stodgy Boston sports columnist? He grabs his "Sorry For Partying" tank top and heads to Universal Studios to party, obviously. More »Source: deadspin.com
Gronkowski apologizes in the Gronk-iest way possibleUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetIt’s not that we doubted it before, but now we know for sure. Logan Mankins was right. The Patriots veteran guard was talking about teammate Rob Gronkowski, and called him “a big meathead that likes to party and play football.” That was in referenceSource: profootballtalk.com
Playing tag in the AFC EastUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetOnly one AFC East team utilized the franchise tag last year. The New England Patriots tagged Pro Bowl receiver Wes Welker, who caught 118 passes for 1,354 yards and six touchdowns in 2012. Welker lived up to the expensive, $9.5 million salary the tag di…
Ian Thomsen: More than just a shooter, Redick should be in demand at deadlineUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetJ.J. Redick, who has become a desired player in advance of the upcoming trade deadline, remembers interviewing with Celtics president Danny Ainge before the 2006 draft. Both had been All-America shooting guards -- Ainge at BYU in 1980-81, Redick more re…
NFL dignitaries pay tribute to Steve SabolUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetAt NFL Films, Steve Sabol preferred to put the focus on the field, and not on himself. But Sabol, the NFL Films president who died in September, was the focus of an event on Tuesday night in Philadelphia. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and Patriots owne…Source: profootballtalk.com
Valentine’s Day Edition for Girls Part two: Single Girls? Check out these pictures! Best of Tom BradyUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetHere you go! Best pictures of the Best QB to ever play and the Best looking QB to ever play!Source: patriotsgab.comShare TweetGOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) -- Third baseman Scott Rolen declined the Cincinnati Reds' offer to attend spring training, but stopped short of saying he's ready to retire.
What We Do (But Mostly Don't) Know About the Boston CelticsUpdated Feb 13 Share TweetThe Celtics have one game left before the All-Star break, and you gotta imagine it can't come soon enough. After playing the Bulls tonight, Kevin Garn...Source: grantland.com
Celtics Win Low-Scoring AffairFeb 13Kevin Garnett scores eight of his 12 points in the fourth quarter of Celtics' 71-69 win over Bulls.
NFL32OT: Love Is In The AirFeb 13Episode 268: Mike Hill and Chris Mortensen discuss NFL 'couples' that should stay together or break up. Adam Schefter breaks down Joe Flacco's contract situation. The NFL32 crew discuss how the Cardinals should handle Kevin Kolb's contract.
The Sports Guy's readers sound off on PEDsFeb 13The readers weigh in on one of sports' biggest issues.