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01/19/2011 - 9:03pm
Jackson nets 1,000th point in BC victory

Reggie Jackson had 16 points, seven rebounds and seven assists to lead Boston College to a 70-67 victory over pesky Virginia on Wednesday night in an ACC game before 4,628 fans at Conte Forum.

 

With the game tied at 58, Jackson hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 3:33 remaining, giving him 1,001 career points. Virginia battled back to tie the game at 62 with 1:39 remaining, but Biko Paris (12 points) and Corey Raji (10 points) hit two free throws apiece to put BC ahead to stay.

 

Joe Trapani led the Eagles (14-5, 4-1 ACC) with 18 points.

 

Mustapha Farrakhan scored a team-high 14 points for Virginia (10-8, 1-3).

 

BC led by six at the half, 34-28. The Cavaliers caught up quickly, and the second half featured five lead changes and four ties.

 

The Eagles now head into a tough stretch of games, playing the three teams that entered the night tied with BC for first in the...

01/19/2011 - 8:13pm
Pats sign p-squadders to future contracts

The Patriots announced Wednesday night they have signed offensive lineman Thomas Austin and tackle Steve Maneri to future contracts. The two players finished the 2010 season on the Patriots practice squad. For more Patriots news, check out weei.com/patriots.


01/19/2011 - 7:20pm
Rivers: 'Let everyone else talk about us'

Two different comments about the Celtics have made the rounds today. One complimentary, and the other not so much. Orlando Magic general manager Otis Smith questioned the Celtics tough reputation by telling the Orlando Sentinel, "They act tough. They're not really tough. They act tough." Asked about it before the Celtics game with the Pistons, Ray Allen responded, "It doesn't matter. We know who we are."

 

Celtics coach Doc Rivers wouldn't even go that far. "I'll let everybody else talk about us," he said. "They seem to do it better than us." Told that Lakers coach Phil Jackson had suggested that Heat couldn't beat the Celtics, Rivers joked, "In that case I think Phil is a genius and I hope he’s right. There’s a lot of playing to be played. We’ll see how that all works out." 

 

For more Celtics news, visit the team page at...

01/19/2011 - 7:04pm
D. West: 'Happy with progress'

Celtics guard Delonte West had an X-Ray and met with a hand specialist eralier this week and is now cleared to do some basketball-related activities without the brace on his broken right wrist. West is working on improving strength and he can now handle and shoot the basketball, but he's not ready to begin catching it yet. He said that he thinks he is two to three weeks away from returning to practice.

 

"Everything’s on schedule," West said before the Celtics' game with the Pistons. "As far as dealing with the pain and rotation, I’m actually ahead of schedule. I’m happy about the progress and each day is better than the last one." 

 

For more Celtics news visit the team page at weei.com/celtics
 

 


01/19/2011 - 5:13pm
Gonzalez throws for first time since surgery

According to Buster Olney of ESPN, Red Sox first baseman Adrian Gonzalez played catch on Monday, the first time he has tossed a baseball since the labrum surgery on his right shoulder was performed on October 20.

 

Gonzalez -- who played catch with his brother, former Padres' second baseman Edgar Gonzalez -- could start swinging a bat sometime in late February if his rehabilitation continues to go well, according to the ESPN report. Gonzalez may report to the Sox' spring training facility the second week of February to continue the rehabilitation process.

 

For more Red Sox news visit the team page at weei.com/redsox.

  


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