BOSTON teams

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Mad Brad: Stevens blasts Boston's 'sieve' defense

The Celtics allowed Atlanta to score 121 points and shoot 56.3 percent from the field, two nights after letting the Nets go for 111 and 50.6 percent.

Kentucky routs Boston University (0:56)
Boston University-Kentucky Postgame Breakdown (2:08)
Postgame interview with Kentucky guard Tyler Ulis (1:17)
Postgame interview with Kentucky center Skal Labissiere (0:48)
Postgame interview with Kentucky HC John Calipari (0:30)

Poythress is cleared for takeoff

No. 1 Kentucky is starting to take over the game and Alex Poythress showed why with this ferocious one-handed slam. (Live on SEC Network)

Hawks honor Mutombo, block out Celtics (0:35)

Poythress throws down after rebound

No. 1 Kentucky's physical dominance is starting to show as Alex Poythress rocked the rim with this dunk.


Here's the alley, there's the oop

Isaiah Briscoe caught Boston University napping with this alley-oop to Skal Labissiere. No. 1 Kentucky is pulling away on SEC Network.


Labisierre with Anthony Davis-like block

Skal Labissiere shows off with this block against Boston University. (Live on SEC Network)

Halftime interview with Kentucky HC John Calipari (0:38)

Boston U takes lead against No. 1 Kentucky

With this John Papale reverse layup, Boston Universtiy took the lead against the top-ranked Wildcats. Can they hold on? (Live on SEC Network)


Labissiere throws down early

No. 1 Kentucky's Skal Labissiere is tall. With this slam, you can see exactly how tall he is. (Live on SEC Network)

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(1) Kentucky vs. Boston University

Tyler Ulis and the Wildcats are back atop the AP poll thanks a to a big win over Duke and an upset loss by North Carolina., and welcome the Terriers to Rupp Arena. Live on SEC Network, WatchESPN

Top 3 plays of the week (1:22)
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Isaiah Thomas best bet for tuesday

With Marcus Smart still out, it will be up to Thomas to hold down the Celtics offense, as he has done incredibly well this season (21.1 PPG) DFS best buys (Insider)

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2015 ESPN Boston Mr. Football Finalists

Tonight, ESPNBoston High Schools unveils the five finalists for its sixth annual "Mr. Football" award, given to the state's top overall player.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

The Patriots are keeping both DT Chris Jones (calf) and LB Dane Fletcher (ACL) on PUP/injured reserve this season, instead of activating them to the 53-man roster. Today was the deadline for the team to make a decision on both players, who opened the year on the PUP list and began practicing three weeks ago. This officially ends their season.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

Patriots WR Danny Amendola has a sprained knee and is not expected to miss extended time, according to a report from Comcast SportsNet. Amendola left Mondays game late in the third quarter and underwent an MRI on Tuesday to determine the severity of the injury. The Patriots were cautiously optimistic it wasnt a serious injury and the MRI confirmed it, according to ComcastSportsNet.

Massachusetts High School Sports

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  • State Semifinal Saturday

    Ten teams punched their ticket to next month's MIAA Football State Championships at Gillette Stadium. Check out ESPNBoston High Schools' coverage from across the state.

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  • Statewide MIAA football Top 25 poll


    Our weekly ranking of the best teams in the state, as selected by our panel of staff writers and correspondents. (Updated 10/26)