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01/10/2010 - 5:09pm
Early exit: Pats fall to Ravens

FOXBORO -- Tom Brady threw three costly interceptions and the Patriots defense allowed an 83-yard touchdown run on the game's first play from scrimmage to help the Baltimore Ravens to a 33-14 win in the first-round AFC playoff game at Gillette Stadium. Following the long touchdown run by Ray Rice, Brady was strip-sacked by Terrell Suggs on New England's first possession of the game. Le'Ron McClain went in for a TD moments later and it was 14-0 Ravens less than three minutes into the game. The Patriots were down 24-0 after the first quarter and could not recover from the worst quarter in team playoff history. In the lone bright spot, Julian Edelman caught a pair of TD passes from Brady, who finished just 23-of-42 for 154 yards and lost his first career home playoff game in nine tries. The Pats had their 11-game home playoff winning streak snapped, losing in Foxboro for the first time since Dec. 31, 1978. The Ravens scored 13 points off Brady's three interceptions...

01/10/2010 - 4:41pm
Triple-double for Rondo in C's win

Led by Rajon Rondo and Rasheed Wallace, the Celtics beat the Raptors 114-107 Sunday in Toronto. Rondo recorded a triple-double with 22 points, 10 rebounds and 13 assists. Wallace scored a season-high 29 points.

 

The Celtics are 3-0 against the Raptors this season and improved to 26-9 overall. They will play the Hawks in Boston on Monday.

 

For a closer look at the Celtics win, click here.


01/10/2010 - 4:07pm
Report: Reds win Chapman bidding

The Cincinnati Reds have won the Aroldis Chapman sweepstakes, according to a report in the Toronto Globe and Mail. Jeff Blair reports that the winning offer for the flame-throwing Cuban defector was for five years and $30 million. If true, the Reds outbid the Red Sox, Blue Jays, Angels and Marlins for the services of the 22-year-old lefty. 


01/10/2010 - 3:17pm
Hudson: 'I learned a lot from Rondo'

In a telephone interview with WEEI.com, guard Lester Hudson shared what he learned with the Celtics before he was waived last week. The rookie was claimed off of waivers by the Grizzlies on Friday. “I learned a lot from [Rajon] Rondo,” Hudson said. “He’s my best friend on the team, I’d say, so I learned a lot. He’s a great point guard. I think he’ll be an All-Star this year, so it was great playing behind him, learning how he ran the floor, ran the offense, and got everyone in position. That was my biggest thing coming in as a point guard, learning how to run an NBA team, and he helped me out with that.” Visit the Green Street Blog to read more.


01/10/2010 - 12:37pm
Pats inactives for Ravens

FOXBORO  --  Today's Patriots inactives are DL Ron Brace, OL Dan Connolly, RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis, OL Mark LeVoir, OL Rich Ohrnberger, WR Isaiah Stanback, CB Terrence Wheatley and LB Thomas Williams. Ravens inactives are John Beck (3QB), WR Justin Harper, DB Marcus Paschal, S Keith Fitzhugh, OL David Hale, OL Tony Moll, NT Kelly Talavou and LB Paul Kruger. For complete coverage of today's playoff game with the Ravens, visit the football blog It Is What It Is


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