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Red Sox's playoff hopes dealt blow with loss of pitcher Chris Sale for season

Boston Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale broke his right wrist in a bike accident over the weekend and will miss the rest of the season, the team said Tuesday.

Blue Jays batter Red Sox en route to largest victory in franchise history

Raimel Tapia hit an inside-the-park grand slam after a misplay by Boston centre fielder Jarren Duran and the Toronto Blue Jays set a franchise record for runs in a game, rolling past host Red Sox 28-5 on Friday night.

Curry, Canada's Wiggins lead Warriors to franchise's 4th NBA title in 8 years

The Golden State Warriors are NBA champions once again, topping the Boston Celtics 103-90 on Thursday night for their fourth title in the last eight seasons.

Celtics hold off Warriors' big 3rd-quarter comeback effort in victory, take series lead

Jaylen Brown scored 27 points, Jayson Tatum added 26 and the Boston Celtics beat back another third-quarter onslaught by the Golden State Warriors in a 116-100 victory Wednesday night that gave them a 2-1 lead in the NBA Finals.

Kyrie Irving fined $50K US by NBA for obscene gesture to Celtics fans

Nets guard Kyrie Irving has been fined $50,000 US for making obscene gestures and directing profane language toward the crowd during Brooklyn's Game 1 playoff loss to the hometown Boston Celtics.

Bruins' Tuukka Rask announces retirement

Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask officially announced his retirement from the NHL on Wednesday.

Cam Newton cut by Patriots, who turn to rookie Mac Jones at QB

The Patriots released quarterback Cam Newton on Tuesday, clearing the way for rookie Mac Jones to open the season as New England's quarterback.

Red Sox rock Ryu as Blue Jays drop mini-series opener for 3rd straight loss

Xander Bogaerts hit a three-run home run to back Eduardo Rodriguez in his first start at Fenway Park since 2019, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2 on Tuesday night.

Patriots' Julian Edelman, prolific post-season performer, announces retirement

Citing a knee injury that cut his 2020 season short after just six games, Julian Edelman announced Monday that he is retiring from the NFL after 11 seasons.

Hot start not enough as short-handed Raptors succumb to Celtics

Jayson Tatum had 27 points and 12 rebounds and the Boston Celtics won their fourth straight game, outlasting the short-handed Toronto Raptors 132-125 on Thursday night.