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Celtics close out season on top, shoots for post-season run

By Twitter use @celtics

Joe Rice

April 12, 2017

As of April 11, the Boston Celtics own  the best record in the Eastern Conference of the National Basketball Association (NBA). As of Tuesday night, the Celtics have a game in lead for the East, however they are only barely in front of the recent NBA Champions, the Cleveland Cavaliers. To take the East...

Boston ready for playoffs

By Twitter user @NHLBruins

Skylar To

April 12, 2017

After a two-year postseason absence, the Boston Bruins are officially back in the Stanley Cup Playoffs this year. The Bruins will open the postseason with the first two of a potential seven-game series on the road to face the Ottawa Senators at the Canadian Tire Centre on Wednesday with the puck set ...

Patriots win free agency, present strong case for winning Super Bowl 52

By Twitter user ESPN

Joe Rice

April 7, 2017

The Patriots proved all through the 2016 National Football League (NFL) season that they were the best team in the league. The Pats capped it off with an unprecedented fifth Super Bowl ring under the Bill Belichick and Tom Brady era. After recent additions to the team, it feels the Patriots have not ...

Play ball: Red Sox swing into season

By Twitter user @RedSox

Hannah Aroyo

April 5, 2017

After a cold and inconsistent winter, Fenway Park is finally cleared of snow and the tune of Sweet Caroline will fill the air again. While all of New England had been bracing the weather, the Red Sox had been training in Fort Myers, FL to prepare to take the field for the start of the 2017 baseball ...

Fenway’s Opening Day proves well for Sox

By Twitter user BostonHerald

Hannah Arroyo

April 4, 2017

As the baseball season officially kicked off on Sunday, the Boston Red Sox hosted Opening Day for the first time in seven years on a comfortable Monday afternoon at Fenway Park. The Sox went head to head against the Pittsburgh Pirates and got their first win of the season with a final score of 5-...

Bruins fundraise $101k to fight pediatric cancer

Bruins fundraise $101k to fight pediatric cancer

Skylar To

March 29, 2017

With six games left in the regular season, the Boston Bruins are still looking to secure their spot in the playoffs, but they will be doing so with a lot less hockey hair-- the flow. On late Monday afternoon, the Bruins and 98.5 The Sport’s Hub hosted its 10th Annual Cuts for a Cause to raise money...

Bruins lose third game in a row, playoff hopes start to dwindle

By Twitter user NHLBruins

Joe Rice

March 22, 2017

The Bruins lost in a frustrating fashion for the second time in as many nights on Tuesday, falling 3-2 against the Ottawa Senators. Senators goalie Craig Anderson stole the show in Boston and handed Ottawa the victory, making 34 saves on 36 shots. In a post-game interview with reporters, Bruins int...

Bruins beat down on Red Wings, continues to fight for Stanley Cup Playoffs

By Twitter user NHLBruins

Hannah Arroyo

March 7, 2017

With nearly a month left until the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Bruins came up big on Wednesday night to edge out the Detroit Red Wings at TD Garden with a 6-1 final score. The Bruins currently find themselves in third place in the Atlantic Division with a record of 35-26. Since the Bruins relieved f...

Bruins shuts out Montreal Canadiens with 4-0 win

Bruins shuts out Montreal Canadiens with 4-0 win

Skylar To

February 13, 2017

A bit of the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens rivalry rekindled at the start of a 7:30 p.m. puck drop Sunday night at TD Garden, but the game tilted in favor of the Bruins instead. They defeated the Habs for the first time on home ice since Jan. 12, 2012. Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid, w...

The Patriot Act

By Brooke Patterson/Haley Clegg

Chris DeGusto

February 8, 2017

In what many have called the “best Super Bowl of all time,” while others are still trying grasp how the comeback was possible, the New England Patriots bled red and blue while clutching their fifth ring in a first ever Super Bowl overtime. After flying out of the gate to a 28-3 lead, the Atlanta F...

Patriots and Falcons kick-off Super Bowl LI

Patriots and Falcons kick-off Super Bowl LI

Hannah Arroyo

February 1, 2017

As the playoffs come to an end, the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons find themselves to be the last two teams in the running for the Lombardi trophy. The National Football League (NFL) consists of 16 regular season games, and for some a chance at the playoffs and the ultimate dream of takin...

Patriots tackle Steelers; NE advances to another Super Bowl

Patriots tackle Steelers; NE advances to another Super Bowl

Hannah Arroyo

January 23, 2017

The New England Patriots battled the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday night at their home turf in the American Football Conference (AFC) Championship game. The Patriots were crowned AFC champions with a 36-17 win. The victory sends the Patriots to the Super Bowl for the ninth time in franchise history,...

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