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Ty Anderson
November 23, 2017 - 5:24 am
What I’m about to say may sound crazy, but I’m already here, so why not: We’ve officially hit The Tim Thomas Point with Bruins netminder Anton Khudobin. This goes beyond their similar-looking styles as undersized battlers willing to stop a puck with their beard if that’s what it’lll take to keep...
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Alex Reimer
November 20, 2017 - 3:26 pm
There seems to be a “stick to sports” double-standard. When black athletes kneel during the national anthem to protest racial inequality, they’re castigated for bringing their politics onto the field. Alleged fans threaten to boycott the NFL and Papa John’s CEO John Schnatter even blames them for...
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Ryan Hannable
November 19, 2017 - 10:44 pm
Some people don’t understand how good Tom Brady is. Yes, it’s hard to find someone now after five Super Bowls who believes he isn’t the greatest quarterback in the history of the game, but even with that acknowledgement, sometimes it isn’t enough for what Brady is doing at age 40. The Patriots...
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Ty Anderson
November 17, 2017 - 5:58 am
Games in November do not matter. Steph Curry, playing through a thigh injury, ran into foul trouble way too early and could never find his groove in what finished as a 3-for-14 night from the field. The Warriors as a whole consistently found themselves on the wrong end of borderline calls. Al...
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Ty Anderson
November 16, 2017 - 6:52 pm
There’s a conflict in Boston. That’s nothing new. But it’s not just between the Celtics and Warriors at TD Garden on Thursday in what has emerged as the most anticipated regular-season game in recent NBA memory, or the Bruins and Kings on the other side of the country late Thursday night. It’s...
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