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Canada has its day: Toronto and Edmonton set to host restart

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

There was no official word from the National Hockey League as of Wednesday afternoon - and in this fast-changing environment, nothing is ever certain - but according to various...
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Signing Cam Newton is all upside for Patriots

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Everybody does the same thing when the NFL schedule is announced. We look at the slate game-by-game and predict the regular-season W-L. Some of us geeks will do this for the...
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Clippers sign Joakim Noah to deal for rest of the season

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Clippers have signed free agent Joakim Noah to a new contract for the rest of the season, three months after he first signed a 10-day deal with...
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Top five Patriots rushing seasons under Bill Belichick

10 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Year Running back Yds Record Postseason outcome 2004 Corey Dillon 1,635 14-2 Won Super Bowl 2012 Steven Ridley 1,263 12-4 Lost AFC title game 2016 LeGarrette Blount 1,161 14-2...
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Bruins on the brink: Five questions before the resumption

10 days ago   |   Boston Herald

There is one big question facing the National Hockey League and the rest of North American team sports and it's a simple one: Can this actually be pulled off? Only the...
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Sabres fire GM Botterill in series of cost-cutting moves

16 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By JOHN WAWROW BUFFALO, N.Y. - Buffalo Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula reversed course by firing general manager Jason Botterill on Tuesday as part of a drastic cost-cutting...
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Ready for Moore: Bruins defenseman John Moore healthy, eyes return

16 days ago   |   Boston Herald

The NHL's attempt to reboot the season into playoff mode during the dog days of summer is an “unprecedented” undertaking. That was the opinion expressed by Boston Bruins...
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Bruins wing David Pastrnak focused on reviving power play prowess

17 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Right wing David Pastrnak rode the Bruins power play to a share of the Maurice Richard Trophy. Pastrnak and Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin, who won seven of the...
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The NBA West will be wild, even in Orlando

22 days ago   |   Boston Herald

With 13 of the 22 NBA teams invited to the Orlando Bubble Tournament expected to come out of the Western Conference, the league's previous notion of a Las Vegas base probably...
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US team for Ryder Cup has 6 qualifiers, 6 captain's picks

22 days ago   |   Boston Herald

U.S. captain Steve Stricker would pick half of his 12-man Ryder Cup team under a revised points system that accounts for golf not being played for three months during the...
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SCOTUS Allows Alabama to Restore Voting Restrictions

SCOTUS Allows Alabama to Restore Voting Restrictions

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UK looks to the White House with plan to televise press briefings

UK looks to the White House with plan to televise press briefings

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