For the second consecutive game, the Celtics grabbed a big lead in the first half — the only difference this time, they were able to hold onto it.
The Celtics blew out the Nets, 120-95. The Celtics led by 24 at the half (66-42) and opened up a 30-point advantage in the third quarter — their biggest of the night. The Celtics also outscored the Nets 68-40 in the paint and shot 58.6 percent from the field....
The Red Sox will have some new faces in major league camp this spring training.
Reliever Pat Light, infielder Marco Hernandez and lefty pitcher Williams Jerez were added to the 40-man roster by the Red Sox Friday.
To make room on the 40-man roster, the Red Sox designated infielder Josh Rutledge for assignment, and pitcher Anthony Varvaro was outrighted off the major league roster (electing for free agency).
Rutledge played in 39 games with the Red Sox after being acquired from the Angels for Shane Victorino. The 26-year-old hit .284 with a .671 OPS. Varvaro had been on the 60-day disabled list after undergoing elbow surgery in May, having made just nine appearances for the...
FOXBORO — Chandler Jones remained limited Friday at a light Patriots walkthrough as the team continued preparations for the Bills Monday night at Gillette Stadium.
Jones showed up on Thursday’s injury report with an abdomen issue but said Friday that he is working hard to make sure he’s ready to go Monday.
Justin Coleman (hand), Jamie Collinbs (illness) and Julian Edelman (foot) all sat out Patriots practice again on Friday.
The Patriots also had eight players listed as limited, including Jones, offensive linemen Marcus Cannon (toe), Tre Jackson (knee), Shaq Mason (ankle) and Sebastian Vollmer (concussion).
Here’s Friday complete injury report:
DID NOT PARTICIPATE CB Justin Coleman (hand) LB Jamie Collins (illness) WR...
FOXBORO — This is the time of the NFL season when bumps and bruises start to pile up.
Chandler Jones, who leads the NFL with 10.5 sacks, is not immune to the injury bug as was apparent Thursday when he showed up on the first injury report of the week with an abdomen issue.
On Friday, he addressed the fact that he was limited in practice this week.
“I’m just trying to go out and do better, to get better every day,” Jones said. “I was on the injury report as limited. That’s what I’m doing.”
Is there any concern he might not be ready for Monday against the Bills?
“Well, all I can do is come out and get better,” Jones said. “I was limited in practice. I went out and practiced and I’m just trying to come out each and every day and get better.”
On Friday, Bill Belichick...
On Thursday’s conference call with the New England media, Bills coach Rex Ryan became agitated when a question was asked about him being “obsessed” with the Patriots.
On Friday, the Buffalo media asked Ryan specifically what happened on the conference call and Ryan didn’t answer the question directly, rather talking about how he views the Patriots.
“I don’t know what you’re talking about,” Ryan said. “I mean, you know it’s New England week man. I don’t know what to tell you. I’m not real fond of New England right now. No, it’s just the way it is, man”
Later in Friday’s press conference Ryan was...
Jerod joins Glenn & Tanguay to talk about his impact plays vs Buffalo and looks ahead to the Patriots game in Denver.
FOXBORO — The Patriots will have their biggest challenge to date to remain perfect as they travel to Denver to take on the NFL’s top-ranked defense in the 8-2 Broncos Sunday night at Sports Authority Field.
We check in with head coach Bill Belichick on Patriots Monday for a look at all aspects of the win over the Bills, and a look ahead to the Broncos.
A quick game recap of Celtics 121-97 loss to the Atlanta Hawks.
A 5-minute game recap of the Celtics 111-101 loss to the Nets
Chris Forsberg of ESPN Boston joins the show to discuss the Celtics rotation, the possibility of Marcus Smart or Jae Crowder making an All-Defense team, as well as suggestions for improving Gino Time.
WEEI.com's Rob Bradford has the latest on the Red Sox and their hot stove offseason as he joins Christian Arcand and Lenny Megliola on the Planet Mikey Show
Red Sox Manager John Farrell joined the Hot Stove Show where he talked about how David Ortiz retirement is bittersweet, the outfield alignment for 2016, the Red Sox bullpen as it looks right now, and Hanley Ramirez off season training.
The Hot Stove Show this week discusses Red Sox possible pitching acquisitions and they talk with the clubs manager, John Farrell.
DJ Bean and Ken Laird discuss the Bruins 3-2 OT win on Wednesday night in Detroit. Despite being outplayed for most of the game, Boston scored with less than two minutes left in regulation to tie the game 2-2 and went on for the OT victory.
DJ Bean and Ken Laird discuss the Bruins 4-3 shootout win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Monday night at Air Canada Center.
DJ Bean and Ken Laird are live at TD Garden after the Bruins 2-0 win over Toronto on Saturday night. The guys discuss the first two-game home winning streak of the season and what it means.
The guys discuss the reports that the Sox are one of the teams most interested in free agent David Price and Chris compares shopping for an ace to shopping for ice cream.
Mike Florio previews Pats-Broncos & gives his thoughts on Terrell Owens possibly working out for the Pats.
Butch and Chris talk about the Pats possibly bringing in Terrell Owens for a workout & argue over if Danny Amendola should still be returning punts.
Glenn and Tanguay argue over how well Tom Brady throws the deep ball.
Tanguay is worried that Newton will win the MVP but he & Glenn backup Brady's case for the award.
Greg Dickerson, Andy Hart, and Tom E. Curran are joined by Michael Irvin to talk Patriots vs. Broncos and all things NFL
We close out the day with the best in sound
Today's 4@4 segment consisted of who we believe will be the next Patriot Inducted into Hall of Fame. We talk Rodney Harrison, Ty Law, Richard Seymour, and Randy Moss.
Christian Arcand and Lenny Megliola discuss Tom Brady vs. Cam Newton for NFL MVP in a spirited hour of radio on the Planet Mikey Show
With Oklahoma sneaking its way into a playoff spot, the Big 12 is still alive. Anthony and Austin give you picks for rivalry week and break down all things college football.
Buck and Soog talk about Ronda Rousey's loss, the state of the UFC and favorite things about Thanksgiving.
Mikey, Mut and Villani are talking about the NFL's version of a run-on sentence, Ray Lewis. More specifically his comments regarding Bill Belichick, Rex Ryan, Tom Brady, and Cam Newton.More from this show
Glenn and Christian kick off the show playing some of the audio of Christian's call to a Vegan hotline last year around this time, and then the conversation turned to the importance of a 16-0 season now that big injuries have decimated the skill positions.More from this show
Before Monday night's game against the Patriots, Rex Ryan invited Ray Lewis to give the Bills a pregame "pump-up" speech.More from this show