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Jack Edwards and Andy Brickley need time to adjust their strategy calling Bruins games

As the NHL reignites its season and soon dives headlong into the Stanley Cup playoffs, it’s not just those playing the games that have adjustments to make. It’s a new world for those calling the games, as well, as NESN’s Jack Edwards and Andy Brickley experienced Thursday night. Because the NHL is not permitting teams to send their own broadcasters to the two hub cities during the COVID-19… → Read More

Red Sox ace Eduardo Rodriguez shut down for the season

Rodriguez developed myocarditis after his battle with the coronavirus. → Read More

Alex Verdugo records three hits in his Red Sox debut

"Today, just seeing another team, seeing someone else’s jersey out there gives you that adrenaline to kind of lock it back in.” → Read More

Jets reportedly trade star safety Jamal Adams to the Seahawks

The Jets received first-round picks in the 2021 and 2022 NFL Drafts plus a third-round pick and safety Bradley McDougald. → Read More

Tom Werner questions Mookie Betts’ new contract

“It’s always difficult to trade a talented player of Mookie’s caliber, but let’s revisit this conversation in 12 years." → Read More

Watch Jackie Bradley Jr. get the first hit of the Red Sox season

Bradley Jr.'s double was the first of four for the Red Sox in the third inning. → Read More

Red Sox Opening Day ceremony celebrates frontline workers, Black Lives Matter movement

Jackie Bradley Jr. and Alex Verdugo knelt during the national anthem. → Read More

Enes Kanter says most other Turkish players in the NBA won’t talk to him

"I actually try to talk to them. I’m like ‘Hey dude, what’s up? How are you doing?’ No answer." → Read More

Rob Gronkowski says reuniting with Tom Brady wasn’t planned

"We never really ever talked about that before. It kind of just happened." → Read More

Chris Wallace fact checks Trump’s claim that Biden wants to defund the police

"couldn't find any indication -- because there isn't any -- that Joe Biden has sought to defund and abolish the police." → Read More

Tuukka Rask named a finalist for the Vezina Trophy

It marks the second time that Rask has been named a finalist for the league's best goalie award. → Read More

Brad Stevens, Celtics players share what life is like inside the NBA’s bubble

"We want to focus on what we can control and divert most of our energy to why we’re here.” → Read More

Jaylen Brown explained why he deactivated his Instagram account

"I want to not pick up bad habits and things like that." → Read More

Photos: The first day of Red Sox ‘Summer Camp’ at Fenway Park

Players' locker rooms were moved from the clubhouse to luxury suites while workout areas were placed on the concourse. → Read More

‘Some’ Red Sox players have tested positive for the coronavirus

Eduardo Rodriguez is awaiting the results of his COVID-19 test. → Read More

What oddsmakers are predicting for the rest of the Celtics’ season

DraftKings is giving the Celtics decent odds to win the Eastern Conference. → Read More

MLB teams will reportedly move spring training camps to their home cities

MLB closed all spring training facilities in Florida and Arizona on Friday. → Read More

Dr. Anthony Fauci supports the NBA’s plan to return to play

"It is really quite creative what they're really trying to do and I think they might very well be quite successful with it." → Read More

Photos: Peaceful protesters around Massachusetts on Saturday demand change

Protests took place in Worcester, Cambridge, Somerville, and Boston, among other places. → Read More

‘I stand with the Black community’: Zdeno Chara opens up after taking part in protest

"We have to take better care of each other and respect each other. Equality must be a priority." → Read More