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New England Patriots defensive end Dominique Easley, center, tackles Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor, right, as he releases a pass during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass. Patriots' Tavon Wilson (27) looks to defend on the play. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Perfect Patriots, Panthers remain 1-2

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

NEW YORK — The New England Patriots and the Carolina Panthers remained the league’s only unbeaten teams going into Week 12. Not surprisingly, both teams also retained the top spots in the latest AP Pro32 rankings on Tuesday. The Patriots received 10 of the 12 first-place votes in balloting by the 12 media members who regularly cover the league. The … 0

With Amendola out, Brady could be lacking targets

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

FOXBOROUGH — Tom Brady is running out of receivers. Two more New England pass-catchers — Aaron Dobson and Danny Amendola — left Monday night’s game with injuries, leaving Brady to fill in with backups, running backs and a Gronk. The Patriots held on to beat the Buffalo Bills 20-13 and remain undefeated for the season, but Brady had his least efficient game yet, … 0

B’s trim Leafs, 4-3

Monday, November 23, 2015

TORONTO — David Krejci scored the only goal in the shootout and Patrice Bergeron extended his point streak to eight games as the Boston Bruins beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 on Monday night to sweep a home-and-home series. Brad Marchand scored twice and Zac Rinaldo also had a goal in regulation for … 0

Giants savor real shot at postseason

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Heading into the final seven games of the regular season, things are looking up for the New York Giants. Forget that the Giants (5-4) have to play Tom Brady and the New England Patriots … 0

Patriots are again unanimous top dog

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

NEW YORK — No team has been able to knock off the Patriots so far this season The same holds true in the latest AP Pro32 power rankings released on Tuesday. For the second straight week, the Patriots … 0

Thomas leads Celts over Bucks, 99-83

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

MILWAUKEE — Isaiah Thomas scored 20 points to lead the Boston Celtics to a 99-83 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night. David Lee and Evan Turner each added 13 points, and Jared Sullinger finished with 11 … 0

Unbeaten no more, Broncos learn a lesson

Monday, November 9, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS — You can kick and scream, but you can’t poke. “It wasn’t intentional,” justified Aqib Talib, a stooge on Sunday. The eyes have it. That undefeated, idyllic record? The Broncos don’t. Blink, and it was gone, 27-24, … 0

Thus far, Hardy hasn’t been worth hassle for Dallas Cowboys

Monday, November 9, 2015

ARLINGTON, Texas — If the Dallas Cowboys are going to remain enrolled at the Greg Hardy Leadership Academy, and deal with the subsequent PR headaches that come with subsidizing this school, their defense should at least enjoy some of the benefits. Forget some. At this point, settle for … 0

Patriots’ RB Dion Lewis’ season over

Monday, November 9, 2015

FOXBOROUGH — The New England Patriots have put running back Dion Lewis on injured reserve, ending his season one day after a serious injury to his left knee in a win over Washington. Team officials announced the move … 0

Pats dump ’Skins, 27-10

Sunday, November 8, 2015

FOXBOROUGH — It was a little more than 10 minutes into the game and the score was already lopsided. New England touchdowns: 2. Washington total plays from scrimmage: 1. Julian Edelman and LeGarrette Blount had already scored by … 0

Bruins hold off Islanders, 2-1

Sunday, November 8, 2015

NEW YORK — Ryan Spooner and Patrice Bergeron scored, Tuukka Rask made 36 saves and the Boston Bruins beat the New York Islanders 2-1 on Sunday night to snap a three-game losing streak. Spooner opened the scoring with … 0

Halfway to 16-0? Patriots can get there by beating Redskins

Friday, November 6, 2015

If Tom Brady and the New England Patriots can get past the visiting Washington Redskins on Sunday — and the reigning Super Bowl champions are roughly two-touchdown favorites — they will get to 8-0, halfway to another perfect … 0

Caps drop B’s, 3-1

Thursday, November 5, 2015

WASHINGTON — Braden Holtby stopped 28 shots, Alex Ovechkin scored his seventh goal and the Washington Capitals handed the Boston Bruins their first road loss of the season, 4-1 on Thursday night. John Carlson had a goal and … 0