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Recent articles by Hayden:

Bill Belichick compared the coaching styles of Mike and Kyle Shanahan

Both 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan and his father Mike, who coached the Denver Broncos to consecutive Super Bowl titles, are known for leading dynamic offenses. → Read More

5 things to know about ski season during the coronavirus pandemic

"What we say is to use your vehicle as your base lodge. Change into your boots in your car." → Read More

Marcus Smart discussed being racially abused outside TD Garden in Players’ Tribune column

Despite all of 2020’s challenges — a global pandemic and the fight for racial justice, especially — Marcus Smart is feeling optimistic. In a piece for the Players’ Tribune published Monday, the 26-year-old Celtics guard detailed his firsthand experiences with both COVID-19 and racial abuse, and why he’s still motivated to work toward change. Interestingly, Smart noted that the NBA bubble — a… → Read More

Celtics’ Marcus Smart details racist incident outside TD Garden in Players’ Tribune column

Despite all of 2020′s challenges — a global pandemic and the fight for racial justice, especially — Marcus Smart is feeling optimistic. In a piece for the Players' Tribune published Monday, the 26-year-old Celtics guard detailed his firsthand experiences with both COVID-19 and racial abuse, and why he’s still motivated to work toward change. Interestingly, Smart noted that the NBA bubble — a… → Read More

Cam Newton: ‘I take full responsibility of where we are as an offense’ after loss to Broncos

Newton discussed the lack of practice and how it impacted the Patriots, and his initial thoughts on contracting COVID. → Read More

Bill Belichick offers well wishes to friend Nick Saban after Alabama coach tests positive for COVID-19

Belichick and Saban have a well-documented friendship, as their career have intertwined over the years. → Read More

Patriots-Broncos game postponed following report of additional positive COVID-19 test

The game will reportedly now be played in Week 6. → Read More

Revolution’s problems at home may not go deeper than the surface

Since a muddy loss to the Jets in 2006, Gillette Stadium has used synthetic turf. → Read More

Revolution’s problems at home may not go deeper than the surface

New England is 1-2-6 this season at home, visiting teams content to play defense on what's roundly considered a bad pitch even just among synthetic turf fields. → Read More

Chase Winovich on the Patriots' fluid plans, sacking Patrick Mahomes ... and dinosaurs

The second-year Patriot had some fun on a recent « Zolak and Bertrand » appearance. → Read More

Stephon Gilmore reportedly tests positive for COVID-19, Patriots practice canceled

The Patriots are scheduled to play the Broncos on Sunday. → Read More

Morning sports update: Adam Schefter explained why NFL ‘investigation’ of Patriots is different than Titans

"I haven't gotten any kind of sense that New England's in any kind of trouble." → Read More

Carolyn Swords was working in the Las Vegas Aces' front office. Now, she’s on the roster for the WNBA Finals

Swords, who starred at Lincoln-Sudbury and Boston College, retired in February and took a job as a marketing specialist with the team. When the league restarted in July, they needed one more player – and there she was. → Read More

Cam Newton on his new docu-series, the questions he still gets about his abilities, and moving his family to Mass.

On « The Greg Hill Show » on Monday morning, Newton went deep on his play on Sunday and telling the story about his layoff from the NFL. → Read More

Morning sports update: Dwyane Wade had a message for Paul Pierce after the Heat defeated the Celtics

The Celtics fell to the Heat 125-113 on Sunday in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals, meaning Miami will now head to play the Lakers in the finals. In other New England playoff news, the Connecticut Sun lost to the Las Vegas Aces 84-75 in Game 4 of the WNBA semifinals. The series is now tied 2-2 and resumes on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. The Patriots beat the Raiders Sunday afternoon 36-20 behind… → Read More

Bill Belichick praised ‘complementary’ Patriots performance, wished Celtics luck

"When you run the ball 250 yards, it's not all one guy." → Read More

Danny Ainge ‘very frustrated’ with Celtics’ Game 4 performance, stands by Brad Stevens

After a 112-109 loss in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals, the Celtics — trailing the Heat 3-1 in the series — are on the brink of playoff elimination. It was a mistake-filled performance from Boston on Wednesday, with 19 turnovers to Miami’s eight. It was also a night in which Heat rookie Tyler Herro torched the Celtics defense for a career high 37 points. Asked if he’s disappointed with… → Read More

Cam Newton on loss to Seattle: 'We have to be better. I have to be better’

Appearing on his weekly radio interview with WEEI, the Patriots quarterback said he had no doubts about the final play call for Sunday's game. → Read More

‘We love you, bro’: Devin McCourty dedicated touchdown to James White

The Patriots' running back was in his team's thoughts. → Read More

Danny Ainge offered some constructive criticism of the Celtics after Game 1

"I think we've got to get more people involved in the offense." → Read More