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FOXBORO — A lot has been made of Tom Brady’s play the last few weeks, especially after Monday night’s 27-20 loss to the Dolphins.

It was Brady’s worst game in quite some time, as he finished 24-for-43 with 233 yards, a touchdown and two interceptions for a quarterback rating of 59.5. It...Read more

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- The Red Sox would be wise to pull this one off.

The Sox might have gotten their face-to-face with J.D. Martinez Tuesday night, while positioning themselves to offer more money than any other suitor. But that doesn't mean the Giancarlo Stanton-induced angst has...Read more

The #MeToo movement has deposed powerful men in Hollywood, media, politics and business. Now it appears to be racing towards the world of professional sports.

On Monday,...Read more

Tom Brady

The Patriots once again face the Steelers with everything on the line. And we'll once again ask the only question that matters -- is Pittsburgh paying attention?

Year after year, the Steelers meet the Pats in a game that matters. And year after year, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin beats...Read more

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — First, let’s get it out of the way. 

The Patriots’ 27-20 loss to the Dolphins Monday night in South Florida doesn’t impact their playoff status, as they still would earn the AFC’s No. 1 overall seed if they win their remaining three games. But, it did show some...Read more

On a Sunday afternoon in late July, Rob Ninkovich stepped to the Gillette Stadium podium to announce his retirement after eight seasons with the Patriots.

With almost the entire team and coaching staff present, the defensive end/linebacker discussed how he earned everything he...Read more

The Boston Globe professes to hold the institutions it covers accountable. But apparently, it doesn't apply those same standards to itself. 

Just before 6:00 p.m. Friday, the Globe published a...Read more

Boy, the Red Sox could sure use Addison Reed right about now.

The presence of the reliever wouldn't seem to be a priority, but in this world where Giancarlo Stanton is being fitted for pinstripes every bit counts. And the fact that Reed -- who will sign somewhere in the coming weeks to...Read more

The Bruins will get their first look at the player they passed on three times in a row at the 2015 NHL Draft tonight, as Mathew Barzal and the Islanders come to town.

A key cog of an Islander team that’s won 16 of their first 28 games this season, Barzal comes to Boston with eight goals...Read more

Celtics coach Brad Stevens

What's the No. 1 dismissal we hear of NBA coaches?

"It's about the players."

Did Michael Jordan's coach matter? (Phil Jackson would argue yes.) Does LeBron's coach matter? (Ty Lue's critics would argue no.) The Warriors handed the keys to Luke Walton a couple of years ago and he won...Read more