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This is not to say that the Bruins knew that they would lose Patrice Bergeron (foot), Charlie McAvoy (knee), Brad Marchand (upper-body) for a game, and suffer in-game injuries to Zdeno Chara, Jake DeBrusk, and Torey Krug this past Tuesday. There’s just absolutely no way of knowing when an injury...Read more

It’s hard to imagine any other executive in professional sports treating this offseason like Bill Belichick. Tom Brady will be 41 years old next season and there’s no longer an heir apparent waiting behind him. The next guy, even if he’s drafted next month, will likely take a couple of years to...Read more

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That sound you just heard wasn't an icicle crashing from the eaves. It was another Patriots player leaping off the lighthouse at Gillette Stadium and running for his life.

There are bad weeks and then there's what's transpiring in Foxboro. The Patriots have started the NFL offseason with a...Read more

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- It was no secret what the relationship between Dave Dombrowski and John Farrell was at the end. Not the best. It happens between front office types and managers, and it certainly would have seemed to be a factor in the Red Sox moving on from a manager who had won back-to-back...Read more

What happened to the days of Patriots players taking hometown discounts to stay in New England?

If players like Danny Amendola and Nate Solder, who embodied what it means to play for the Patriots, aren’t doing it, it’s pretty clear it’s no longer a thing.

The 32-year-old Amendola...Read more

Rob Gronkowski gave Danny Amendola the perfect Patriots send-off Wednesday. In an Instagram post, Gronk lauded Amendola for the sacrifices he made in...Read more

We will probably never know the full story behind Malcolm Butler’s surprise Super Bowl benching. But the free agent interest Butler attracted from some ex-Bill Belichick disciples offers a strong rebuke of the Hoodie’s decision. Clearly, the rest of the league doesn’t view it as a big deal. ...Read more

This has been one of the craziest opens to free agency in recent memory with tons of big names already agreeing to contracts before the official start of free agency Wednesday at 4 p.m.

One of the few teams who haven’t been involved in any of the madness is the Patriots. (Sorry, Nate Ebner...Read more

It’s entirely possible we are reading too deeply into the ominous ending of “Tom vs. Time.” The...Read more

The final episode of Tom vs. Time was released Monday afternoon and capped what was a tremendous production by Tom Brady and director Gotham Chopra.

It was truly fascinating to get a peek behind the curtain of the greatest quarterback to ever play the game and see what goes into him...Read more