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Share this: Photo via Brad Rempel/USA TODAY Sports The Celtics closed their three-game road trip on a high note, but it wasn’t all great for Boston on Thursday. The C’s completed a regular-season sweep of the Minnesota Timberwolves, posting an impressive 117-109 victory at Target Center. The tough road win didn’t come without a bit …

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Share this: The Boston Bruins pulled off a victory at the death Thursday night against the Philadelphia Flyers. Missing some key forwards against Philly, Brad Marchand and the B’s rose to the occasion.  Riley Nash and Brian Gionta scored the first two goals in the 3-2 win, but it was Marchand who gave the B’s …

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Share this: Break out the broomsticks. The Boston Celtics completed a regular-season sweep of the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday night, earning a 117-109 victory at Target Center. The Celtics employed a well-balanced attack in the tough road win. Kyrie Irving posted a team-high 23 points, but he was just one of six Boston players to …

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Share this: The Boston Bruins are without their best all-around player (Patrice Bergeron) and best all-around defenseman (Charlie McAvoy) because of injuries, but they’re still winning games thanks to the clutch play of Brad Marchand. The veteran forward played the role of hero again Thursday by scoring the winning goal in the final minute of the …

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Share this: The Boston Bruins earned a thrilling 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night at TD Garden. The Bruins had a hard time matching Philly’s intensity for a good portion of the game as they were without numerous players due to injury. But they managed to grind out the win, and head …

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Share this: The Target Center fell to a complete silence Thursday night after a scary scene in the third quarter of the Boston Celtics’ matchup with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Late in the third frame, Jaylen Brown evaded two Timberwolves defenders and threw down a thunderous dunk, but a loose grip on the rim resulted in …

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Share this: The Boston Bruins gained another two points at home with a thrilling win over the Philadelphia Flyers, thanks in part to some solid netminding from Matt Grzelcyk. With the game locked up at two, the defenseman was in front of the net and swiped away a puck right on the doorstep to keep …

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Share this: Brad Marchand is becoming the NHL’s “Mr. Clutch.” The veteran forward, for the third time over the last week, scored the winning goal to give the Boston Bruins a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers at TD Garden on Thursday night. His goal came in the final minute of the third period and extended …

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Share this: Photo via Troy Taormina/USA TODAY Sports Images The Houston Astros aren’t thinking about fighting off a World Series hangover. After a wildly successful 2017 campaign that saw Houston win the title, the focus now has shifted toward accomplishing one of the most difficult things in sports: doing it all over again. Many teams …

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Share this: Tiger Woods’ latest comeback appears to be the real deal this time. The 14-time major champion is playing in his fourth PGA Tour event since returning from back fusion surgery this week, and this return seems to be different than the last three because Woods finally is healthy. But that could have changed …

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