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Miami Heat President Pat Riley has added another chapter to his rivalry with the Boston Celtics.Upvote Share TweetNew England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola touched on starting the process of developing a rapport with quarterback Tom Brady in an interview this week on 101ESPN St. Louis. The work apparently will start next week.Upvote Share Tweet
Welcome to TD Garden for Hawks-CelticsBy Gary Washburn, Globe Staff The Celtics play another key game in their quest to hold on to their seventh spot in the Eastern Conference playoff race with a chance to move up to sixth. They enter tonight's game two...Upvote Share TweetPatriots safety Devin McCourty under went surgery on his shoulder earlier this offseason, but is expected to be ready in plenty of time before the start of training camp. The surgery was considered routine, aimed at strengthening the shoulder. It is not…Upvote Share Tweet
DeVries leaves Twins game with sore forearmMinnesota's Cole DeVries came out after three hitless innings due to a sore right forearm as the Twins beat the Boston Red Sox 8-3 Friday.Upvote Share Tweet
This Footage Of White Dudes Playing Basketball In 1932 Is A Thing Of Beautydeadspin.com Mar 29, 2013Feast your eyes on the Original Celtics and their mastery of the fundamentals of basketball. Watch in awe as Davey Banks demonstrates a proper set shot. Try to keep your jaw from hitting the floor as Joe Lapchick (who was awesome, by the way) uncorks a …Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 29, 2013During a Wednesday appearance on ESPN New York, New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski repeated his stance that a gay teammate would be accepted in his locker room. "I got this question before, about a year ago, and I basically will say the …Upvote Share TweetFormer LSU CB Tyrann Mathieu will visit the New England Patriots reportedly on April 5th. The Patriots are trying to get to know the CB better but their interest comes from meeting him at the NFL Combine. The interest I would believe is a real one, I’mUpvote Share Tweet
AFC East 2013 breakout playersThe AFC East saw several breakout players make their marks last season. Buffalo Bills tailback C.J. Spiller, New England Patriots left tackle Nate Solder, and Miami Dolphins receiver Brian Hartline are among the players who had career years in 2012. So …Upvote Share Tweet
Friday morning one-linersprofootballtalk.com Mar 29, 2013The Dolphins signed Vaughn Martin before he could visit the Seahawks. Fifty years ago Thursday marked an important date in Jets history. Patriots right tackle Sebastian Vollmer, per the Boston Herald, feels “really good now” as he recovers from knee sUpvote Share Tweet
Scouting the draft: Washington CB Desmond TrufantWith two brothers already having played professional football, Desmond Trufant will be the third member of his family to crash the pro ranks.Upvote Share TweetA couple of days after signing a four-year contract to remain with the Patriots after nearly two weeks as a free agent, offensive lineman Sebastian Vollmer explained in a conference call why he wanted to remain with New England.Upvote Share Tweet
Red Sox leaning toward Bradley, cut SweeneyThe Red Sox delivered a message to nonroster outfielder Ryan Sweeney, informing him that they were not purchasing his contract.Upvote Share Tweet
Celtics Ride Pierce's Triple-Double Past HawksMar 29Paul Pierce helps push Celtics to win over Hawks.
Ainge Critical Of LeBron's ComplaintsMar 29Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss Boston exec Danny Ainge's comments about LeBron James' foul complaints.
ESPNBoston.com Daily DownloadMar 29Michele Steele recaps the day in Boston sports which saw the Red Sox win in spring training action and the Bruins get jilted by Jarome Iginla.
On The Clock: Brady Or Manning?Mar 29Mel Kiper Jr., Chris Mortensen and Trent Dilfer discuss which quarterback has the better chance at winning the Super Bowl, Tom Brady or Peyton Manning.
Don Banks: Meet the Tampa 7, the successful spawn of a league laughingstoc…Mar 29As the 2013 NFL Draft looms less than four weeks away, first-year New York Jets general manager John Idzik likely feels the heat of the spotlight on him as much or more so than any club executive in the league. As a rookie GM in the NFL's biggest media …
The Sports Guy breaks down the Miami Heat's win streakMar 29With Miami's streak in our rearview mirror, who were the winners and losers in this whole spectacle?