Bruins score 4 in 1st to chase Holtby, beat Capitals 7-3

BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand and Anders Bjork scored 27 seconds apart in a four-goal first period that chased Braden Holtby, and Charlie Coyle added a short-handed goal to help the Boston Bruins beat t...

Through ups and downs, Patriots still atop AFC East

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The T-shirts read, “The East is Not Enough.” It's a wonder the New England Patriots bothered to put them on at all. The defending Super Bow...

Patriots beat Bills 24-17, win 11th straight AFC East crown

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady passed for 271 yards and a touchdown, sneaked for a third-down conversion to set up another score and threw a downfield block on another scoring drive to help the Ne...

New BC coach Hafley stops by campus on way to CFP Playoff

BOSTON (AP) — Jeff Hafley only had time for a quick meeting with the Boston College football team on Monday before a 9 a.m. news conference in an auditorium so packed with supporters that latecomers w...

Embiid has 38 points, 13 boards, Sixers beat Celtics 115-109

BOSTON (AP) — Joel Embiid responded to criticism from Shaquille O'Neal and Charles Barkley with a season-high 38 points, adding 13 rebounds on Thursday night to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 115-10...

Spy Harder: Patriots caught videotaping in Spygate sequel

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots acknowledged on Monday night that a video crew working for the team filmed the Cincinnati Bengals sideline during Sunday's game, a violation of league...

Celtics F Hayward practices, could return against Cavaliers

BOSTON (AP) — Celtics forward Gordon Hayward practiced without problems and could return for Boston's game against Cleveland on Monday night. Hayward broke his hand Nov. 9 and was ex...

Blackhawks, recover, beat Bruins 4-3 in OT

BOSTON (AP) — Jonathan Toews scored 54 seconds into overtime and the Chicago Blackhawks recovered after blowing a three-goal, third-period lead to beat Boston 4-3 on Thursday night and end the Bruins'...

Walker scores 39, Celtics beat Nets 121-110

BOSTON (AP) — Kemba Walker returned from a neck injury to score a season-high 39 points — to the delight of the crowd that came to taunt the person he replaced — and Boston beat the Brooklyn Nets 121-...

Cowboys’ spirits dampened by loss in wet New England

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jerry Jones brought his Dallas Cowboys to New England hoping to make a statement that they belonged among the NFL’s elite. They made one. T...

Harvard-Yale game delayed by student protest; 20-30 arrested

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Protesters wearing the colors of both Harvard and Yale staged a sit-in at midfield of Yale Bowl during halftime of the 136th edition of the annual football rivalry known as The...

Oshie ties it, Caps beat Bruins 3-2 in shootout

BOSTON (AP) — T.J. Oshie tied it with 59 seconds left in regulation and Jakub Vrana scored the decisive goal in the shootout as the Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 3-2 Saturday night in a m...

Celtics beat Wizards 140-133 despite 44 points from Beal

BOSTON (AP) — Kemba Walker scored 25 points and the Celtics overcame 44 points from Bradley Beal to beat the Washington Wizards 140-133 on Wednesday night, Boston’s ninth straight victory. ...

Celtics F Hayward: Latest injury ‘frustrating’

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward says he’s frustrated over his broken hand, which is expected to sideline him for six weeks just as he was back to form from his last injury. ...

100 years later, Harvard's Rose Bowl win still surprises

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Potential Harvard football players can expect to be sold on the school's elite academics and a history that includes eight U.S. presidents, more than 150 Nobel laureates and to...