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What’s one more day? The Boston Bruins’ Game 1 against the Carolina Hurricanes has been postponed to Wednesday at 11 a.m. ET. The two teams originally were supposed to drop the puck Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET. Well, what’s a few more hours? Game 1 between the #NHLBruins and Hurricanes has been rescheduled for 11 …

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The New England Patriots will have another special teams role to fill to begin their 2020 campaign. Brandon King, a core special teams player, was placed on the reserve/physically unable to perform list by the Patriots on Tuesday, according to ESPN’s Mike Reiss. King, as you may recall, tore his quad during the 2019 preseason …

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Another domino has fallen, looks like another Power Five college football conference has decided against playing out the 2020 season this fall. Within an hour of the Big Ten on Tuesday announcing it was canceling all fall sports for the upcoming school year, multiple reports indicate that the Pac-12 will have the same fate. And …

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When the 2019-20 NHL season paused, Jeremy Lauzon was skating on the Boston Bruins’ third pairing. And when the playoffs start Tuesday, that’s exactly where the defenseman will remain. The Bruins are set to play Game 1 of their first-round Stanley Cup Playoffs series against the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday, and Boston head coach Bruce …

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Cam Newton hasn’t seen any game action for the Patriots, but Michael Vick already is encouraged by how the 2015 NFL MVP has handled himself in New England. During Monday’s “First Things First” episode, Vick touched on how, according to him, Newton is off to a great start with the Patriots. In particular, Vick was …

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Athletics manager Bob Melvin was confident Ramon Laureano had to have been provoked to make a beeline for the Astros’ dugout this past Sunday. If Laureno’s side of the story is true, Oakland’s skipper was right. After being hit by a pitch for the third time in as many games, Laureano made a mad dash …

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The qualifiers have been completed, and the matchups are set for the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. After losing all three round-robin games, the Boston Bruins will be the Eastern Conference’s fourth seed and will take on the sixth-seeded Carolina Hurricanes, who swept the New York Rangers in the qualifying round. Here’s everything …

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Both Mitch Moreland and Rafael Devers were not in the Red Sox’s starting lineup Monday against the Rays. And it’s unclear if the duo will be available Tuesday. Ron Roenicke noted prior to Boston’s game against Tampa Bay that Devers’ ankle was feeling “a little iffy” after lunging into first base Sunday afternoon, but was …

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Although Monday wasn’t the best night for the Boston Red Sox, there was a silver lining. Designated hitter J.D. Martinez entered Monday’s matchup with the Tampa Bay Rays with just one hit in his last 16 at-bats, but put together arguably his finest game of the season so far. Martinez finished the game 3-for-4 while …

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Could Major League Baseball be the next professional sports league to implement a bubble environment? The league has engaged in preliminary discussions about holding its postseason, including the World Series, at a centralized location, according to ESPN’s Jeff Passan and The Los Angeles Times’ Bill Shaikin. It’s unclear what the environment would entail, though Passan …

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