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Ty Anderson
January 18, 2018 - 6:10 am
The 2009 Canadiens that the Bruins swept out of the postseason had more fight than the Montreal team you saw on Wednesday. The 2011 Canadiens team that gagged a 2-0 first-round series lead away to help propel the B’s to their first Stanley Cup in 39 years had more heart than the team you saw on...
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Ty Anderson
January 17, 2018 - 3:06 pm
The silliest drama of the basketball season is actually not the Rockets trying a Muppets-like scheme to break into the Clippers locker room. It's actually a truly odd story centered around ex-Celtic Isaiah Thomas wanting some recognition from the Boston crowd by way of a video tribute, and Paul...
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Alex Reimer
January 17, 2018 - 12:00 pm
The proponents of the “Tom Coughlin factor” entering Sunday’s AFC championship between the Patriots and Jaguars must answer one question: how will a red-faced 71-year-old man sitting in the owners’ box help Jacksonville win Sunday? The Giants upset the Patriots in two Super Bowls under Coughlin’s...
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John Tomase
January 16, 2018 - 1:04 am
From snap to release, the throw against one of the league's most aggressive pass rushes required 1.92 seconds. That was enough time for a three-step drop and scan of two tight ends running shallow routes to the right, one sitting on the hash, the other in the flat. Three defenders had them...
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Ryan Hannable
January 15, 2018 - 11:20 pm
FOXBORO — Look, I get it. Blake Bortles is a below average quarterback and it would be a major upset if he and the Jaguars came into Gillette Stadium and beat the Patriots in the AFC championship this Sunday. But, it could happen. Want proof? Just look at the 2010 divisional round game against the...
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