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Dec 15

Johnson Bademosi returns to Patriots practice, Alan Branch still absent

Alan Branch, who is dealing with a knee injury, has now missed three straight days of practice. That puts his status for Sunday’s game against the Steelers in doubt. 

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Dec 15

Jerebko hoping for a winning return to Boston

Jonas Jerebko says he learned ‘this league is about winning’ during his three years in Boston, and that’s what he hopes to do tonight when he comes back to town with the Jazz.

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Dec 15

WATCH: Boston Celtics vs. Utah Jazz

The Celtics host the Jazz at TD Garden. Watch on NBC Sports Boston or on nbcsportsboston.com with the Celtics livestream, presented by Nissan, on the NBC Sports App.

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Dec 15

Celtics-Jazz preview: Can Utah stop being a pushover?

The Utah Jazz, losers of their last four games, come to TD Garden — where they’ve lost nine a row — to face a Celtics team coming off its best offensive showing of the season.

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Dec 14

Celtics lift spirits, and get theirs lifted, in visit to Boston Children’s Hospital

The Celtics make their annual holiday visit to Boston Children’s Hospital, where they put smiles on the faces of youngsters dealing with real challenges and adversity.

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Dec 14

Patriots-Steelers practice report: Branch misses second straight day

Defensive lineman Alan Branch misses his second straight day of practice, throwing into question his eligibility for Sunday’s game against the Steelers.

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Dec 14

Garnett: Celtics are ‘a force to be reckoned with’

In an interview with Vice Sports, ex-Celtics star Kevin Garnett admires the way his old team has bounced back from Gordon Hayward’s injury and thinks the Celts are headed for a conference-finals showdown with the Cavs.

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Dec 14

Shananan: Brady influence on Jimmy G may have created QB monster

The 49ers coach sees a lot of Tom Brady in his new QB, on and off the field. “There’s just this certain way to act and handle things and talk to people,” says Kyle Shanahan. “Jimmy is very good at that stuff.”  

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Dec 14

Report: Red Sox aiming to sign both J.D. Martinez and Eric Hosmer

According to the Boston Herald’s Michael Silverman, Boston’s intention is to sign both Martinez and Hosmer in an effort to strengthen an offense that finished last in the American League in home runs in 2016.

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Dec 14

Ainge: Morris ‘going to be playing periodically’

Danny Ainge tells Toucher & Rich that Marcus Morris knee injury won’t shut him down for a long period and “nothing really excites us” right now about the Celtics using their $8.4 million disabled player exception.

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Dec 14

The point is Kyrie can dish it out, too

Sure, Kyrie Irving can score – as his 33 points attested to Wednesday night – but his seven assists serve as a reminder that he also puts his teammates in position to succeed. 

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Dec 14

BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: Will Red Sox’ patient approach pay off?

Evan Drellich joins from the MLB Winter Meetings to talk about the Red Sox needing to stay disciplined with their roster flexibility, and the latest on J.D. Martinez. 

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Dec 14

Stars, studs and duds: Tatum ‘real excited to bounce back’

Jayson Tatum had the kind of bounce-back game the Boston Celtics needed as they held off a hot-shooting Denver Nuggets team 124-118.

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Dec 14

Give the Red Sox time, patience can pay off

Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski is moving with discipline. Even if some of his process this winter has been questionable, he’s still taking a measured approach.

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Dec 13

Injury report: Brady practices, Branch missing

Tom Brady who has missed Wednesday practices the past few weeks and skipped back-to-back practices last week with an Achilles injury, was back at practice today as the Patriots geared up for their showdown with the Steelers in Pittsburgh on Sunday.

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Dec 13

Butler: Retweet of Cutler-carving-Patriots-blitz stat ‘a big misunderstanding’

Malcolm Butler says he’s not sure how his account retweeted Pro Football Focus the other day. For him, it’s “a big misunderstanding.”

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