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Kevin 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.Upvote 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 assaulUpvote Share Tweet
Updates from Celtics-Bullsboston.com Feb 13, 2013Second 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...Upvote Share Tweet
Game 52: Bulls at Celtics previewboston.com Feb 13, 2013This is the last game for each team before the All-Star break, and each team could use a breather.Upvote Share Tweet
Celtics' Rondo undergoes surgery to repair ACLBoston 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Lester determined for rebound seasonMLB.com Feb 13, 2013For 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.Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Feb 13, 2013How 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 »Upvote Share Tweet
Gronkowski apologizes in the Gronk-iest way possibleprofootballtalk.com Feb 13, 2013It’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 referenceUpvote Share Tweet
Playing tag in the AFC EastOnly 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Ian Thomsen: More than just a shooter, Redick should be in demand at deadlineCNNSI.com Feb 13, 2013J.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…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL dignitaries pay tribute to Steve Sabolprofootballtalk.com Feb 13, 2013At 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Valentine’s Day Edition for Girls Part two: Single Girls? Check out these pictures! Best of Tom Bradypatriotsgab.com Feb 13, 2013Here you go! Best pictures of the Best QB to ever play and the Best looking QB to ever play!Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 13, 2013GOODYEAR, 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.Upvote Share Tweet
What We Do (But Mostly Don't) Know About the Boston Celticsgrantland.com Feb 13, 2013The 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...Upvote Share Tweet
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.