PLENTY OF REST FOR NOT-WEARY RED SOX AS THEY PREPARE FOR WORLD SERIES OPENER

Rest, or rust? Among the many questions heading into this year's World Series, this is one the Red Sox have been hoping to answer favorably...

CONROY: BRUINS THIRD-LINE CENTER SPOT STILL UNSOLVED, AND OTHER NOTES FROM WESTERN SWING

VANCOUVER - The Bruins headed east yesterday morning, with one more stop in Ottawa for a game tomorrow night against the surprisingly...

 
 
 

RED SOX NOTEBOOK: ALEX CORA PLANS TO STICK WITH 11 PITCHERS FOR SERIES

The Red Sox aren't going to mess with what's been working. They've gone with 11 pitchers and 14 position players in both rounds of...

MIAA FOOTBALL: NORTH ANDOVER EYES REVENGE, AS TOURNEY PAIRINGS ARE RELEASED

FRANKLIN - One season after falling to Lincoln-Sudbury in the sectional final, North Andover is set up for a shot at revenge. The football...

 
 
 

CELTICS NOTEBOOK: JAYSON TATUM MUSCLES UP, TAKES ANOTHER BIG STEP

Jayson Tatum, as with most things, is quietly succinct about his development as a young scoring star. His latest big shot - a 17-foot...

JOSH GORDON PITCHES IN WITH FIRST 100-YARD PERFORMANCE AS A PATRIOT

By KAREN GUREGIAN CHICAGO - For Josh Gordon, the improvement is coming with each game, and so is that all-important connection with...

 
 
 

SPECIAL TEAMS ISSUES DOOM BEARS AGAINST PATRIOTS

CHICAGO - Nick Kwiatkoski and DeAndre Houston-Carson combined for a big play for the Chicago Bears on a kickoff in the first quarter...

COUSINS, MURRAY LIFT VIKINGS PAST DARNOLD, JETS 37-17

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Mike Zimmer gathered his team around him in a victorious locker room and let them in on what they just accomplished....

 
 
 

RAIKKONEN WINS US GRAND PRIX AS HAMILTON F1 TITLE BID DENIED

AUSTIN, Texas - Kimi Raikkonen's second stint with Ferrari has been long on frustration and short on victories. That finally changed...

SILVERMAN: ALEX CORA, DAVE ROBERTS BOOST WORLD SERIES MINORITY REPORT

The day before the World Series Game 1 lineups are revealed, before Chris Sale throws the first pitch, and before Hall of Fame-bound...

 
 
 

THE LATEST: PRESCOTT APPEARS TO USE SMELLING SALTS AFTER HIT

The Latest on the NFL's Week 7 : 5:50 p.m. Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott appeared to use smelling salts as he headed back...

TOM BRADY THROWS 3 TDS, PATRIOTS HANG ON TO BEAT BEARS 38-31

CHICAGO - Tom Brady threw for three touchdowns and the New England Patriots hung on to beat the Chicago Bears 38-31 Sunday when Kevin...

 
 
 

KERRYON JOHNSON'S 158 YARDS RUSHING HELP LIONS BEAT DOLPHINS 32-21

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. - The Detroit Lions clustered on the bench under shade canopies Sunday, keeping their cool in the South Florida...

COLTS, LUCK USE EFFICIENT AIR SHOW TO BLOW OUT BILLS 37-5

INDIANAPOLIS - Andrew Luck kept pleading with coach Frank Reich to stick with the ground game Sunday. Reich gladly granted his wish....

 
 
 

FORMER INFIELDER DAVID BELL HIRED AS CINCINNATI REDS MANAGER

CINCINNATI - David Bell has been hired as manager of the Cincinnati Reds, tasked with helping turn around a team that skidded to a...

MONTPELLIER UP TO 3RD PLACE AFTER WIN; SAINT-ETIENNE DRAWS

PARIS - Montpellier made it nine games unbeaten in the French league and moved up to third place after beating Bordeaux 2-0 on Sunday....

 
 
 

INTER LEFT COUNTING THE COST OF 1-0 DERBY WIN AGAINST MILAN

MILAN - Mauro Icardi's stoppage-time header gave Inter Milan a 1-0 win over AC Milan in the city derby on Sunday but it could be left...

THE LATEST: BUCS' CATANZARO MAKES LONGEST-EVER OT FIELD GOAL

The Latest on the NFL's Week 7 : 4:50 p.m. Tampa Bay's Chandler Catanzaro has hit the longest overtime field goal in NFL history, a...

 
 
 

BELOVED IN BOSTON, DAVE ROBERTS RETURNS FOR WORLD SERIES WITH LA

BOSTON - In the souvenir store across from Fenway Park, it will set you back $100 for a framed, autographed photo of "The Steal," Dave...

BIG PLAYS FUEL PATRIOTS' 38-31 WIN OVER BEARS

CHICAGO - The Patriots committed a handful of highly uncharacteristic errors in their third road game of the season. They also delivered...

 
 
 



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