Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens on the loud atmosphere inside TD Garden for this year's playoff games: "I've said this many times, I've been so impressed ever since I've been here with the Celtics fans. You can clearly feel the energy levels increasing as the months go by and as the days go by with this group."

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Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens said Isaiah Thomas is good to go after twisting his ankle in Game 5. "Today it was just as simple as a non-verbal thumb up. So he's fine. He's good to go; he's ready to roll."

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Winners aren't always first

If Jared Goff is selected first overall by the Los Angeles Rams, he will have the lowest win percentage of any QB selected with the top pick in the common draft era. Fellow Golden Bear Steve Bartkowski currently holds the mark.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

The Green-covered Garden.

Mike Reiss ESPN New England Patriots reporter 

Franchise greats Richard Seymour and Kevin Faulk will announce Patriots draft picks in rounds 2-3 on Friday night, as part of an overall NFL initiative.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Pitching matchups for Red Sox-Yankees this weekend: Friday: LHP Henry Owens (0-0, 8.10) vs. RHP Masahiro Tanaka (1-0, 2.92) Saturday: RHP Rick Porcello (4-0, 3.51) vs. RHP Michael Pineda (1-2, 6.95) Sunday: LHP David Price (3-0, 5.76) vs. RHP Nathan Eovaldi (1-2, 4.38)

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Red Sox lineup for series finale vs. Braves: Betts RF, Pedroia 2B, Bogaerts SS, Ortiz DH, Ramirez 1B, Shaw 3B, Young LF, Bradley CF, Vazquez C, Buchholz

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston fans won't have any trouble finding their favorite Hawk to boo -- Dennis Schroder -- tonight.

Yankees, Red Sox set to begin another chapter of rivalry (1:28)
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Red Sox keep romping at expense of weaker teams

Dustin Pedroia homered twice and David Ortiz had three doubles as the Red Sox again got the better of the lowly Braves.

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