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Winnipeg Jets goalie Michael Hutchinson looks back to see Boston Bruins' Dougie Hamilton's shot go in the net during overtime as Boston Bruins' Loui Eriksson and Milan Lucic looks on during the Boston Bruins 2-1 overtime win over the Winnipeg Jets in an NHL hockey game in Boston, Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

Hamilton’s OT goal lifts Bruins over Jets, 2-1

Friday, November 28, 2014

BOSTON — Dougie Hamilton scored 3:39 into overtime, and the Boston Bruins rallied for a 2-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night. Carl Soderberg assisted on both goals for Boston, which held off the Jets during a four-minute power play late in the third period and early in overtime. Hamilton’s high wrist shot over goalie Michael Hutchinson’s glove … 0

Butler, Rose carry Bulls past Celtics, 109-102

Friday, November 28, 2014

BOSTON — It’s no secret that the Chicago Bulls are a much better team with a healthy Derrick Rose. He showed that again on Friday afternoon when the Bulls were struggling to get consistent offense. Rose scored 14 of his 21 points in the second half — 12 coming early in the third … 0

Watch No. 12: Brady vs. Rodgers

Thursday, November 27, 2014

FOXBOROUGH — Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers really do have a lot in common. During this season’s first month, the star quarterbacks of the Patriots and Packers were facing questions about their teams’ slow starts. It’s no coincidence New England and Green Bay are now playing at extremely high levels. Consistent, outstanding play … 0

Griffith goal leads Bruins to 4-2 win over Devils

Monday, November 10, 2014

BOSTON — Seth Griffith scored a highlight-reel goal to break a second-period tie, and Reilly Smith added another just 80 seconds later on Monday night to lead the Boston Bruins to a 4-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils. It was the fifth straight victory for the Bruins. … 0

B’s surge past Oilers, 5-2

Thursday, November 6, 2014

BOSTON — Dougie Hamilton had a goal and two assists during a third-period flurry that sent the streaking Boston Bruins to a 5-2 win over the skidding Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night. The Bruins scored three times in a span of 2:34 to erase a 2-1 deficit on … 0

Lowry scores 35 as Raptors beat Celtics

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

BOSTON — Kyle Lowry scored 35 points and had a key steal in the closing minute to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 110-107 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night. DeMar DeRozan had 23 points and Patrick Patterson added 14 for Raptors. Rajon Rondo led Boston … 0

Hendrick crew members get fined $185K

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Hendrick Motorsports will pay the $185,000 in fines levied against six crew members for their role in a post-race fight at Texas between Jeff Gordon and Brad Keselowski. NASCAR fined and suspended four Hendrick team members, while the crew chiefs for Gordon and Kasey Kahne … 0

Prosecutors: A-Rod paid hush money

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

MIAMI — The U.S. government says New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez gave his cousin nearly $1 million last year to keep secret Rodriguez’s use of performance enhancing drugs. In court documents filed last week in Miami, federal prosecutors said Rodriguez made four wire payments totaling $900,000 between … 0

Hamlin says most drivers have no respect for Keselowski

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Denny Hamlin thinks most drivers don’t respect Brad Keselowski, and the contempt stems from the 2012 NASCAR champion’s refusal to show any remorse for his aggressive driving. Hamlin spoke during a national conference call on Tuesday, two days after a brawl between Keselowski and Jeff … 0

Marchand carries Bruins past Panthers, 2-1, in OT

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

BOSTON — Brad Marchand scored 3:27 into overtime to lift the Boston Bruins to their ninth straight win over the Florida Panthers, 2-1 on Tuesday night. Marchand, who also set up Patrice Bergeron’s second-period goal, shifted around defenseman Dylan Olsen and lifted a wrist shot over goaltender Roberto … 0

Brady, Patriots top AP Pro32 rankings

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

NEW YORK — Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are back where they have been for so much of the Bill Belichick era. On top of the NFL. The Patriots dominated Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos 43-21 on Sunday in the much-anticipated matchup between two of … 0

Prosecutors challenge soft Pistorius sentence

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Prosecutors asked Pretoria’s High Court on Tuesday for leave to appeal the jail sentence handed to South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius, saying it was “shockingly light, considering that a life has been lost.” They also asked for permission to appeal his murder acquittal. Pistorius was sentenced last month … 0

Broncos coach Fox says ‘we all stunk’

Monday, November 3, 2014

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Peyton Manning admittedly stunk up Gillette Stadium. If that’s the case, he wasn’t alone. “I think we all stunk,” coach John Fox said Monday after the Denver Broncos’ 43-21 loss at New England. “There was some good, there was some bad, not enough good. Really, … 0