Hearing that the NHL and NHLPA are concerned about a possible increase in cocaine use by players was met with surprise and gratitude from the Bruins.
Lawyers for Aaron Hernandez have asked a judge to throw out a search warrant that led police to seize a vehicle that prosecutors say he was driving when he fatally shot two Boston men in 2012.
Tedy Bruschi says the Patriots' prolific offense puts pressure on opponents with strong running games.
On the eve of the 2015-16 NHL season, here are the players who Vegas thinks have the best shot at taking home some hardware in the spring.
The Patriots have remained No. 1 in the ESPN NFL Power Rankings despite not playing last week.
Why Pats rookie Trey Flowers and others have missed the game-day cut.
ESPN analyst Tedy Bruschi is holding a New England Patriots chat on ESPNBoston.com at noon ET.
Would Bill Belichick have known the rule?
The non-call Monday night sparked a flurry of discussion on social media, with former Patriots linebacker Rosevelt Colvin reflecting on how the Patriots once practiced illegal bat situations.
Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer
Jim Nantz (play-by-play), Phil Simms (analysis) and Tracy Wolfson (sideline) will be on the call for Sunday's Patriots-Cowboys game on CBS. Patriots' first game at AT&T Stadium, which opened in 2009.
Missed call in Seattle victory sparks thoughts of how the Patriots benefited from 'illegal bat' call in a 27-17 win against Miami in 2013.
With QB Tom Brady playing at an elite level and Rob Gronkowski one of the NFL's top weapons, the Patriots have the makings of a title contender.
Bill Belichick said he decided to move his playbook onto IPads after meeting with Greg Schiano while he was Tampa Bay's head coach a few years ago.
Upstart Milton High continues its rapid ascent up the ladder in our latest statewide MIAA Top 25 high school football poll.
Playing through the pain
Since joining the NFL in 2012, no QB has been hit while throwing more often than Andrew Luck. The Colts' QB has been hit 10 more times than the next closest passer, Joe Flacco.
Where do Boston's forwards rank?
Following a disappointing 2014-15 season, the Bruins retooled their forward unit. Where do the new-look Bruins rank without Milan Lucic? Top forward units (Insider)
How will Brad Stevens manage his crowded rotation? That tops the list of things to watch as the Celtics open preseason play overseas.
Is our Boston Red Sox 2015 team MVP Mookie Betts or Xander Bogaerts? You can probably guess the LVP.
Is Smart ready to run the Celtics?
Marcus Smart will begin his second season as Boston’s starting point guard. Tom Haberstroh has an in-depth analysis of Smart and the rest of Boston's roster. Celtics player profiles (Insider)
Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer
Veteran Patriots C/G Ryan Wendell (illness) was a popular player for media interviews Monday as he returned to practice for the first time since before the season opener. He didn't detail the reason for his prior absence.
The Patriots worked out running back Boom Herron, who was waived by the Colts in September.
Amir Johnson moves in rankings
The Celtics’ new power forward was brought in to bring veteran leadership to a young team. Johnson’s low-post defense will be an improvement for Boston's front court. See where he landed in today’s rankings, which list Nos. 111-120. #NBArank: Day 9
With no playoffs -- just a long, busy winter -- to look forward to, Gordon Edes hands out his final report card for the 2015 Boston Red Sox.
No. 11 Milton continues its rapid ascent as a premier program in our latest statewide Top 25.