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Share this: The Boston Red Sox open a 9-game homestand on Wednesday night and all eyes are on the Baltimore Orioles when they come into Fenway Park on Monday. The drama continues after an incident occurred at Camden Yards in Baltimore when Orioles third baseman Manny Machado spiked Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia on a …

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Share this: The 2017 NFL Draft starts on Thursday night with the first round getting underway at 8 p.m. ET. The New England Patriots will be closely monitored with speculations about trades involving backup QB Jimmy Garoppolo and CB Malcolm Butler. NESN.com’s Courtney Cox caught up with some of the draft prospects ahead of the first …

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Share this: In a surprising turn of events, Adrian Peterson signed with the New Orleans Saints ahead of the 2017 NFL Draft. For the Saints, inking a running back to a contract just before a huge wave of talented rookie runners enters the NFL is odd, but it speaks to the confidence they have in …

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Share this: The Nashville Predators shocked most of the hockey world when they swept the top-seeded Chicago Blackhawks during the first round of Stanley Cup playoffs. The Preds and red-hot goalie Pekka Rinne will face the St.Louis Blues in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals on Wednesday night. The Blues defeated the Minnesota Wild in …

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Share this: Home-court advantage has been the difference for the Wizards and Atlanta Hawks in their first-round NBA playoff series, which is good news for Washington on Wednesday evening. The home team has won each of the first four games in the series, which now shifts back to Verizon Center for a big Game 5 …

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Share this: The Boston Red Sox play the rival New York Yankees for the first time this season, and the lineup is looking rather thin for the occasion. Dustin Pedroia was expected to be back for Tuesday’s series opener before it was rained out, but he’ll be absent Wednesday after Red Sox manager John Farrell said …

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Share this: PHILADELPHIA — Western Michigan wide receiver Corey Davis is a huge fan of Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota. In fact, Mariota is his favorite NFL QB. “He’s smart, he’s very accurate. I like the swagger he has going on,” Davis said Wednesday after the NFL PLAY 60 event at Shriners Hospital in Philadelphia. “He’s …

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by Zack Cox on Wed, Apr 26, 2017 at 3:00PM 1,032 Share this: The New England Patriots hosted an unheralded free-agent linebacker on the eve of the 2017 NFL Draft. Dan Skuta visited Gillette Stadium on Wednesday to meet with Patriots brass, a source told ESPN’s Field Yates. Skuta, who turned 31 last week, spent the …

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Share this: Companies seemingly take turns in leading the autonomous-vehicle revolution on a daily basis. Now, it might be Waymo’s time to shine. Formerly known as Google Car Project, the Alphabet-run Waymo is allowing residents in Phoenix to sign up to use its self-driving vehicles in a ride-hailing service, Bloomberg reports. Furthermore, Waymo is bolstering …

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Share this: Rajon Rondo didn’t wait until game time to make a sensible decision. The Chicago Bulls point guard told reporters Wednesday he’ll miss Game 5 of his team’s first-round NBA playoff series against the Boston Celtics, according to CBS Boston. Rondo missed Games 3 and 4 after fracturing his thumb last Tuesday in Game 2. Doctors initially predicted …

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