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April 20, 2019

three takeaways from the Bruins’ Game 5 loss to the Maple Leafs

The Bruins didn’t exactly have a sharp outing against the Maple Leafs in Game 5. But they didn’t have any good bounces either.
April 20, 2019

three issues to learn about newly promoted Red Sox infielder Michael Chavis

The Red Sox called up top prospect Michael Chavis on Friday to shore up their infield.Boston was thin at the positions with Dustin Pedroia, Eduardo Nuñez, and Brock Holt unavailable due to injury. Tzu-Wei Lin, who was also called up Friday from Triple-A Pawtucket, will play regularly at second base, according to Alex Cora. The Red Sox manager noted Chavis was not quite ready for second base, but the team wants his bat in the lineup and will insert him at first and third base.
April 20, 2019

Jaylen Brown on course for the Celtics in Game 3

INDIANAPOLIS — Jaylen Brown was nearly perfect Friday night.In Game 3 of Boston’s first-round playoff series against the Indiana Pacers, Brown tallied 12 points in the first 12 minutes to help power the Celtics to a 13-point, first-quarter lead. In the first quarter alone, he eclipsed his scoring total (8) and matched his number of field goals made (4) from Games 1 and 2 combined.
April 20, 2019

New England Revolution vs. New York Red Bulls: TV Guide, Live Stream Info and Odds for MLS This Weekend

Two teams in desperate need of points meet in Massachusetts this weekend, as the New England Revolution host the New York Red Bulls in Week 8 of the MLS regular season.
April 20, 2019

Terence Crawford vs Amir Khan: Where to Watch, Live Stream Info and Odds for WBO Welterweight Title Bout

The WBO welterweight title will be on the line in New York City on Saturday night, when Terence Crawford takes former unified light-welterweight champion Amir Khan.
April 20, 2019

The Celtics beat the Pacers 104-96 to take 3-Zero sequence lead

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jaylen Brown scored 23 points and Kyrie Irving added 19 to help the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 104-96 on Friday night for a 3-0 lead in the first-round series.
April 20, 2019

Blue Jays tremendous prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. feels prepared for majors

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — While saying he’s ready to make his major league debut, Toronto Blue Jays prospect Vladimir Guerrero didn’t need a translator to insist he’s not frustrated over still playing in the minors.
April 20, 2019

Auston Matthews and Kasperi Kapanen rating late because the Maple Leafs edge the Bruins 2-1

BOSTON (AP) — Auston Matthews broke a scoreless tie in the third period, Kasperi Kapanen added another goal and the Toronto Maple Leafs hung on the beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 Friday to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series.
April 20, 2019

Marc Savard fired up the TD Garden crowd with a Bruins flag earlier than Game 5

Marc Savard fired up the TD Garden crowd on Friday with a few quick flicks of his wrists.The former Boston Bruins center was a banner captain for Game 5 against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Before the puck dropped, Savard grabbed the spoked ‘B’ flag and waved it furiously back and forth as the crowd roared.
April 20, 2019

The Red Sox went all-in final season and received massive. It’s costing them this 12 months.

Being the most aggressive, living-in-the-present, future-be-damned franchise in baseball has served the Boston Red Sox well, bringing together the players who last season delivered the franchise its fourth World Series title this century. Doing so required the Red Sox to push their payroll well beyond the luxury tax threshold and to strip their farm system of prospects, but as the saying goes, “Prospects are cool; parades are cooler.”