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After watching their New England Patriots’ season come to an end last Sunday in a 28-13 loss to the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC Championship game, Patriots fans took to Twitter to express their frustration. Apparently, that meant feeling the need to hec
Share TweetCarmelo Anthony can talk all he wants about moving on because he thinks that’s what people want to hear a bout his feud with Kevin Garnett. But the only way he can get some real closure with Garnett and what happened 17 days ago at the Garden is to hangShare TweetNew England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was fined $10,000 by the NFL for making contact with Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed on a slide late in the first half of the AFC Championship Game, according to a league source.Share TweetFor those who think quarterbacks get preferential treatment by the NFL, this news will cause an bit of a stir. NFL.com has reported that Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has been fined $10,000 for going all Daniel-san/Ty Cobb on Ravens safety Ed Reed and …
Jim Irsay Mailed A Fan $8,500 In Cash For Predicting The Score Of The AFC ChampionshipUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetColts owner is a weird dude. But he's honest. So when he tweeted Sunday afternoon that he'd give $8,500 to the first person to correctly predict the outcome and score of the Ravens/Patriots game (with a one-point cushion), there was no reason not to tak…Source: deadspin.com
Leading Off: Playing the Makeup GameUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetOlive branches were extended across the N.F.L. on Tuesday, but that's not to say there wasn't any feuding.Source: nytimes.com
Cleveland Cavaliers bust out ‘Manti Te’o Kiss Cam’ during win over CelticsUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetThe reported paid attendance for Tuesday night's game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics was 14,192; this makes sense because the Cavs entered the game at 10-32 and Boston, while a perennial playoff team with several noteworthy stars, ha…
Patriots' title window is still openUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetThe day after the New England Patriots' 28-13 loss to the Baltimore Ravens felt like a funeral in the heart of Patriots country. The employees at my Foxborough, Mass., hotel -- some who sported Patriots jerseys -- were sullen. The day seemed gloomy outs…Source: ESPN.com
Avery Bradley brightens Boston with bodacious block, Paul Pierce laments lack of ‘mental toughness’ (VIDEO)Updated Jan 23 Share TweetThe Boston Celtics won six of seven games after guard Avery Bradley returned to the lineup on Jan. 2, igniting hopes that the all-around demon would create the sort of spark that teams featuring a series of go-to players in their 30s (and one that acts …
Nava, Kalish look to earn significant playing timeUpdated Jan 23 Share TweetWith the offseason quickly fading, the Red Sox have brought in outfielders Jonny Gomes and Shane Victorino to replace Carl Crawford and Cody Ross. Victorino should play every day in right, but that's not the case for Gomes in front of the Green Monster,…Source: MLB.comShare TweetNow that the football season is officially over for all four teams in the AFC East, let’s take a look at whose stock is rising and falling in the division. Falling 1. New England Patriots: New England entered the AFC Championship as a more than a touchdSource: ESPN.comShare TweetRajon Rondo is one of the best defensive point guards in the NBA. The Boston Celtics, over the past 6-7 years, have been one of the best defensive teams in the NBA. And yet Rondo nor the C’s could do a damn thing with Kyrie Irving last night. On his waySource: dimemag.comShare TweetThe Patriots will have a few big name free agents to hit the market this season and they really need to make the move to move on from them. Wes Welker, of course, will be the most talked about free agent of the Patriots. The past two seasons have shown …Source: patriotsgab.com
Full list of Patriots upcoming Free AgentsUpdated Jan 23 Share Tweet2013 Free Agents from the New England Patriots: Deion Branch Julian Edelman Derrick Martin Aqib Talib Josh Barrett Niko Koutouvides Dane Fletcher Myron Pryor Will Allen Jamey Richard Marquice Cole Donte’ Stallworth Tracy White Trevor Scott Patrick ChungSource: patriotsgab.com
NFL32OT: Patriots Hope For New OutcomeJan 23Episode 254: Wendi Nix and Chris Mortensen discuss the possible changes the Patriots could make in the offseason. Trent Dilfer breaks down how the bye week will effect Colin Kaepernick. The NFL32 crew discuss the most feared defensive player in the A
Reiss' P.A.T.Jan 23In this week's edition of P.A.T., Mike Reiss is joined by Field Yates as they break down the Patriots' AFC Championship loss to the Ravens and look ahead to next season.
Inside the Huddle: Lessons Learned, Running Backs and Draft Picks...Jan 23John Clayton goes deep on QBs over 30 in search of a Super Bowl ring, the future of Michael Turner in Atlanta, what Frank Gore loves about Colin Kaepernick, and Cleveland's second thoughts on their draft picks for the Julio Jones trade.
Possible Celtics Roster MovesJan 23Chris Broussard discusses possible moves the Celtics could make before the trade deadline.