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4 hours agoJeremy Jacobs's sons explain why family waited to set up relief fund for TD Garden workers -- The family prioritized meeting the more pressing needs of their furloughed full-time workers spread out across six countries in their $3.7 billion Delaware North hospitality empire.
8 hours agoBEN VOLIN | SUNDAY FOOTBALL NOTES -- What happens with player contracts and the schedule if the NFL has to alter or cancel the season? -- Although the start of the season is still five months away, the idea of it not starting on time, or without fans, or not happening at all, is a distinct possibility.
11 hours agoBASKETBALL -- Kevin Garnett, Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan top historic Hall of Fame class; Bentley's Barbara Stevens among five others to be inducted -- Kobe Bryant, Kevin Garnett, and Tim Duncan headline this year's class of enshrinees into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass..
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4 hours agoNew York Post front page salutes Patriots after mask delivery to NYC hospitals -- The Patriots team plane delivered more than 1 million masks from China for hospital workers in Boston and New York.
7 hours agoDAN SHAUGHNESSY -- Remembering our maestro of the sports department: Ray Fitzgerald -- Ray's tenure at the Globe was relatively brief (16 years), but his impact was profound.
7 hours agoPETER ABRAHAM | SUNDAY BASEBALL NOTES -- Ranking the key figures in the Red Sox organization -- Who are the most important people in the organization? It's a simple question with plenty of different answers.
11 hours agoMATT PORTER | SUNDAY HOCKEY NOTES -- Talk about a fantasy draft: Here are the ultimate cap-era Bruins teams -- We put together two teams of players who were here since 2005-06, and stayed within salary-cup guidelines.
1 day agoChristopher L. Gasper -- The coronavirus has put Red Sox prospect Leon Paulino's dream on hold -- Paulino is back home in Lawrence, uncertain when baseball and his career will resume or what it will look like when both do.
6 hours agoTara Sullivan -- While Doris Burke told the world of the NBA stoppage, she was afflicted by coronavirus, too -- As Burke's symptoms worsened and her fear and anxiety heightened, she went to a local ER and was diagnosed March 17.
11 hours agoCHAD FINN | SPORTS MEDIA -- Sports Illustrated continues to lose its identity -- Ownership this past week laid off several more employees, including writers Chris Ballard and Jack Dickey, and editor Sarah Kwak.
6 hours agoJOHN POWERS | OLYMPIC NOTES -- Rescheduling the 2020 Games is something much easier said than done -- The organizers face a slew of logistical challenges — not to mention an estimated $6 billion in extra costs.
6 hours agoAlex Speier -- When can sports resume? Attempts by Asian leagues provide valuable insight for Major League Baseball -- Efforts to resume playing baseball in Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan provide some guidance for leagues on hiatus in the US.
1 day agoKevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought -- Sports, like the rest of life, will never be the same again -- Whenever this dystopian state ends, we will not emerge from it unchanged. You can feel that already.
1 day agoLawsuit against Red Sox, Astros, and MLB dismissed -- The lawsuit sought to recover losses from fantasy baseball betting they say was tainted by illegal sign-stealing.
1 day agoCELTICS -- Celtics' Enes Kanter says time is needed to get in shape if season resumes -- Kanter believes NBA players will require several weeks to reboot.
1 day agoColleges -- For senior college athletes, spring season may not be end of line -- An NCAA ruling allows seniors who lost their final season to the coronavirus pandemic to reapply for another season of eligibility.
1 day agoCORONAVIRUS NOTEBOOK -- Jack Eichel supports his mom and her fellow Boston nurses -- The Buffalo Sabres star, who grew up in Chelmsford and played at Boston University, purchased PPE from Bauer Hockey, which has shifted its production during the pandemic.
1 day agoBoston Athletic Association donates medical supplies, $100,000 to help fight coronavirus -- The Boston Resiliency Fund and several area hospitals will benefit from the donations.
1 day agoWNBA postpones start of season, set for May 15, due to coronavirus -- Two WNBA cities are major hot spots: New York and Seattle. One of the the Storm's homes for the season, the Angel of the Winds Arena, is being used as a coronavirus isolation site.
1 day agoBen Volin | on football -- Time for Patriots to make a big play for Tua Tagovailoa in the draft -- They need a quarterback, and the Alabama star could be available to them via Matt Patricia and the Lions.
2 days agoChristopher L. Gasper -- Using the Patriots plane to pick up surgical masks in China was patriotic -- The Krafts didn't socially distance themselves from their civic responsibility. Bravo.
1 day agoCORONAVIRUS -- A Patriots plane full of 1 million N95 masks from China arrived Thursday. Here's how the plan came together -- The Patriots sent a team plane to China to help acquire equipment for the fight against coronavirus.
1 day agoPETER ABRAHAM | ON BASEBALL -- Here are the best ballplayers I've covered, position by position -- A beat writer reflects on the cream of the crop he has seen in 18 years covering the Mets, Yankees, and Red Sox.
2 days agoLive Updates -- Coronavirus live updates: Officials looking to push back Preakness Stakes -- Here are the latest developments as the coronavirus pandemic continues to affect sports worldwide.
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3 days agoReplay | Will McDonough -- Parting with a star quarterback? For Patriots, history repeats itself -- During the sports shutdown, readers have asked for reprints of some of the great Globe sportswriters from the olden days. Here you go.
1 day agoSports Flashback -- Sports flashback: What are your favorite Bruins nicknames? -- Here's the first installment of a weekly feature by The Sports Museum's executive director.
1 day agoHere's the workout from Patriots receiver Julian Edelman's virtual fitness class -- Edelman demonstrated proper form and provided fitness tips for fans stuck at home.
1 day agoMiss ski season? Revisit the New England slopes through a collection of reader photos -- After a premature end to the New England ski season, we asked readers of our ski newsletter to share images they took this season.
1 day agoON BASEBALL | PETER ABRAHAM -- Why a shortened baseball season works in the Red Sox' favor -- Their thin rotation won't be exposed as much, and players dealing with offseason injuries will miss fewer games.
3 days agoPATRIOTS' POSITIONAL REPORT: LINEBACKER -- Patriots took some hits at the linebacker position this offseason -- Kyle Van Noy, Jamie Collins, and Elandon Roberts all left town, so there will be jobs up for grabs.
3 days agoMajor League Lacrosse suspends start of 2020 season -- The league's 20th season has been put on hold with no official date for a return.
1 day agoTOM BRADY -- Tom Brady has moved to Tampa — and is living in Derek Jeter's mansion -- The mansion has seven bedrooms, nine bathrooms, a three-car garage and a boat dock.
2 days agoMIAA -- TMC votes to limit MIAA spring tourneys to sectional play -- The Tournament Management Committee voted, 16-1, to forgo state tournaments in favor of sectional championships.
2 days agoHIGH SCHOOLS | GIRLS' BASKETBALL -- Why Noble & Greenough's Caroline Ducharme committed to UConn for 2021 -- Junior guard from Milton, the state's Gatorade Player of the Year, averaged 24.8 points, 14 rebounds and 6.0 assists at Nobles.
1 day agoRED SOX -- On what would have been Opening Day, sounds of silence at Fenway Park -- As Major League Baseball remained at a standstill, the ancient ballpark was eerily deserted on what is normally its high holiday.
2 days agoALEX SPEIER -- PawSox ballpark construction project in Worcester is halted -- It remains to be determined whether the delay will prevent Polar Park from opening on time for the 2021 season.
3 days agoHAYDEN BIRD -- Winter sports enthusiasts donating goggles to doctors in need of protective equipment -- Goggles For Docs is helping companies and individuals donate ski and snowboard goggles to hospitals for use as personal protective equipment (PPE).
2 days agoDan Shaughnessy -- Fantasy baseball: Here's how I imagine I'd be previewing Opening Day at Fenway -- The home opener was scheduled for Thursday, but we can only be there in our imaginations.
3 days agoBOSTON MARATHON -- Boston Marathon offers refunds for runners unable to participate on rescheduled date -- It is the first time the BAA has offered refunds for the race, which will be held in September this year.
3 days agoMichael Silverman -- Agent Scott Boras proposes a 'functional isolation' plan to restart baseball -- Boras believes spring training and games can proceed in isolation and give the nation an inspirational boost.
3 days agoJim McBride -- James White has faith Patriots will be prepared when NFL returns -- White knows Bill Belichick will have a plan in place upon football's return.
2 days agoSPORTS MEDIA -- WEEI, 98.5 The Sports Hub owners will implement pay cuts, layoffs, and furloughs -- WEEI and 98.5 the Sports Hub are cutting expenses during the pandemic.
1 day agoCOLLEGE HOCKEY -- Bruins prospect Jeremy Swayman among three finalists for Hobey Baker Award -- The award, given to the top college hockey player in the country, will be announced on April 11.
2 days agoSPORTS LOG -- Bears say QB Mitchell Trubisky will have to compete for job -- The Bears said new addition Nick Foles will be given a chance from the start to win the job against the three-year starter Trubisky.
1 day agoCoronavirus -- British Open postponement an option -- The 149th edition of the Open Championship is scheduled to take place July 16-19.
2 days agoTARA SULLIVAN -- Remembering my best day as a Boston sportswriter -- A classic day of drama began (where else?) in Hollywood and ended (finally) with an 18-inning World Series thriller.
4 days agoChristopher L. Gasper -- Chris Sale is the latest example of the Red Sox compounding their mistakes -- The Sox erred with Jon Lester, and they erred by giving Sale a huge extension.
3 days agoRed Sox pitcher Chris Sale undergoes Tommy John surgery
5 days agoCeltics -- 'It's back to basics.' Here's how the Celtics are preparing for the draft amid the NBA shutdown -- In-person workouts and interviews are replaced by exhaustive film studies and phone calls.
3 days agoMatt Porter -- What went right (a lot) and wrong (not much) for the Bruins this season -- Before the season was paused, the Bruins appeared primed for another long playoff run.
4 days agoGOLF -- Tom Brady and Peyton Manning are reportedly golfing for charity with Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson -- The round of 18 holes will be televised, and is scheduled to take place two weeks before a professional sports league first returns to action.
3 days agoPATRIOTS -- David Andrews on blood clots that sidelined him all of 2019: 'I really had no idea how dangerous it was' -- The veteran offensive lineman addressed the harrowing health issues that impacted his career and kept him off the field.
3 days agoPATRIOTS -- Patriots release quarterback Cody Kessler -- That leaves the Patriots with two QBs on the roster: Jarrett Stidham and Brian Hoyer.
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12 days agoALEX SPEIER -- Inside Alex Cora's departure from the Red Sox -- Monday began with buzzing around the Fenway offices. Within 24 hours, a decision had to be made.
2 months agoBOB HOHLER -- Iced out: Elite youth hockey coaches at Assabet Valley suspended after abuse complaints -- Three girls' youth hockey coaches have been suspended for allegedly emotionally abusing and bullying seven of their adolescent players.
1 month agoCHAD FINN -- 1510 The Zone had a chance to dethrone WEEI as Boston's sports radio leader. But you couldn't hear it. -- An oral history of the local station that changed the sports media landscape, but failed to overtake its biggest competitor.
19 days ago2019-20 MIAA co-champions for hockey and basketball -- With the state association voting to cancel its championship games for basketball (Saturday) and hockey (Sunday), state finalists will be named co-champions.
21 days agoIn unprecedented vote, Mass. high schools agree to statewide playoff format in 2021 -- The vote was the most influential in the 41-year history of the MIAA, but there's still work to be done.
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