Tatum scores 23 before injury, Celtics down Grizzlies 119-95

BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum scored 23 points before leaving the game in the third quarter with a groin injury as the Boston Celtics routed the Memphis Grizzlies 119-95 on Wednesday night. ...

Red Sox's Pedroia has setback during knee rehabilitation

BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia had what the team called a "significant setback” while rehabbing his left knee, the latest blow to the four-time All-Star's attempt to return to the...

Sekou Doumbouya scores 24, Pistons down Celtics 116-103

BOSTON (AP) — Sekou Doumbouya scored a season-high 24 points and the Detroit Pistons snapped a three-game losing streak with a 116-103 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night. ...

Jayson Tatum scores 41, Celtics cruise past Pelicans 140-105

BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum made six 3-pointers and scored a career-high 41 points as the Boston Celtics cruised past the short-handed New Orleans Pelicans, 140-105 on Saturday night. ...

Pastrnak hat trick helps Bruins hold off Jets 5-4

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak had a hat trick to extend his point streak to 12 games and Jake DeBrusk added two goals, including the go-ahead score in the third period, to help the Boston Bruins hold o...

Brady says 'I still have more to prove' in Instagram post

BOSTON (AP) — Whether Tom Brady will return as quarterback of the New England Patriots next season is still an open question. But the 42-year-old on Wednesday gave another indication that he isn't don...

MLB to investigate reports 2018 champion Red Sox stole signs

BOSTON (AP) — Major League Baseball says it will investigate allegations the Boston Red Sox illegally used their video replay room to steal signs between opposing pitchers and catchers during their 20...

Patriots in unfamiliar spot entering offseason of unknowns

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — For the first time in three years, the Patriots won't enter the offseason following a Super Bowl appearance. Now the franchise that has hoisted six Lombardi...

Titans pleased, but not satisfied after win over Patriots

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Titans coach Mike Vrabel posted himself outside the locker room following Tennessee's 20-13 wild-card playoff win over the New England Patriots and waited. ...

No nostalgia for Brady as he enters latest postseason run

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady made one thing clear on Thursday: He isn't thinking about the past or the future this week as he prepares for the 17th postseason of his 20-year NFL career. ...

'Patriot Way,' burgeoning 'Titan Way' collide in playoffs

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — When Tennessee GM Jon Robinson fired coach Mike Mularkey after he lost to the Patriots in the divisional round of the playoffs following the 2017 season, he leaned on his past...

Stopping Titans' big play potential a top focus for Patriots

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — With a few exceptions, the Patriots' defense demoralized opposing offenses this season by limiting big plays and opportunities in the red zone. It will face...

Patriots turn attention to Titans as wild-card matchup looms

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — No team has repeated as Super Bowl champions since the Patriots did in the 2003 and 2004 seasons. They'll have to overcome their own history — and a contrib...

Dolphins stun Patriots 27-24, denying NE first-round bye

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Miami dropped defending Super Bowl champion New England into the wild-card playoff round when Ryan Fitzpatrick tossed a 5-yard touchdown pass to tight end Mike Gesicki with 24...

Pats going for sweep of Bills, 11th straight AFC East title

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — For years the Bills have been one of three chasers in the AFC East, annually trying and failing to knock the Patriots from their decade-long run atop the division. ...