9:49 AM EST, Tue January 26, 2021
31 mins ago

What Will Bruins Lines Look Like When David Pastrnak Returns?

David Pastrnak appears to be mere days away from a return, and that is, of course, fantastic news for the Boston Bruins. But for one forward, it means they’ll go from player to spectator. Due to Pastrnak’s injury, as well as the ailment Ondrej Kase currently is dealing with, Bruins head coach Bruce Cassidy has […] The post What Will Bruins Lines Look Like When David Pastrnak Returns? appeared first on NESN.com.
1 hour ago

Tom Brady Or Bill Belichick? Patriots Head Coach Already Answered Debate

There is a definitive answer to the Tom Brady vs. Bill Belichick debate, and it has nothing to do with which New England Patriots legend is involved in Super Bowl LV. Bill Belichick never threw a block. He never made a tackle. He never threw a pass nor kicked a ball. Players win games. Hold […] The post Tom Brady Or Bill Belichick? Patriots Head Coach Already Answered Debate appeared first on NESN.com.
2 hours ago

Could Patriots Trade For Aaron Rodgers? Breaking Down Packers QB’s Future

Given the current state of the New England Patriots’ quarterback room, expect them to be linked to every available (or potentially available) signal-caller over the next two months. As of Sunday evening, that list now includes Aaron Rodgers. After his Green Bay Packers were bounced in the NFC Championship Game for the second consecutive year […] The post Could Patriots Trade For Aaron Rodgers? Breaking Down Packers QB’s Future appeared first on NESN.com.
13 hours ago

Celtics Seeking Answers About Wednesday’s Game After Spurs-Pelicans Postponed

The NBA has postponed its 22nd game of the season, and it could have a ripple effect on the Boston Celtics. The league announced Monday’s that the San Antonio Spurs-New Orleans Pelicans game was postponed after neither team had enough eligible players to compete due to COVID-19 health and safety protocols. Now, Wednesday’s Celtics-Spurs game […] The post Celtics Seeking Answers About Wednesday’s Game After Spurs-Pelicans Postponed appeared first on NESN.com.
13 hours ago

Why Gordon Hayward’s Departure Has Been Win-Win For Hornets Star, Celtics

And just like that, Gordon Hayward is putting together an early-season résumé resembling NBA All-Star production. The Charlotte Hornets wing, who spent the last three campaigns in Boston, is averaging a career-high 24.1 points per game through 15 contests. In those 15 games, Hayward averaged just shy of 35 minutes, which would his most since […] The post Why Gordon Hayward’s Departure Has Been Win-Win For Hornets Star, Celtics appeared first on NESN.com.
14 hours ago

Jayson Tatum Won’t Face Minutes Restriction In First Game Back With Celtics

Jayson Tatum is back, and it doesn’t sound like he’ll be limited all too much on the court. The Boston Celtics star will return to game action Monday night against the Chicago Bulls at United Center after missing the last five games due to COVID-19. He hasn’t played since the C’s win over the Washington […] The post Jayson Tatum Won’t Face Minutes Restriction In First Game Back With Celtics appeared first on NESN.com.
15 hours ago

Matthew Stafford Odds: Bookmakers See Colts, Patriots Among Likely Landing Spots

Matthew Stafford appears to be on the move, and bookmakers have expressed the most likely landing spots for the veteran quarterback. Oddsmakers believe the Colts are the favorite to land the Detroit Lions signal-caller in an offseason trade, depicted as Indianapolis sits at +210 courtesy of FanDuel Sportsbook. Stafford reportedly “has his eyes on” Indianapolis, as well.  The New England Patriots (+350) and […] The post Matthew Stafford Odds: Bookmakers See Colts, Patriots Among Likely Landing Spots appeared first on NESN.com.
15 hours ago

Bruins’ David Pastrnak Happy To Be Playing ‘Pain-Free’ After Hip Surgery

David Pastrnak has been working hard to get back to game action, and that hard soon will pay off. The Boston Bruins forward underwent hip surgery Sept. 16 and had a timeline of about a five-month recovery. Of course, that meant Pastrnak would miss the beginning of the NHL season. The top-line winger has been […] The post Bruins’ David Pastrnak Happy To Be Playing ‘Pain-Free’ After Hip Surgery appeared first on NESN.com.
16 hours ago

NFL Rumors: Patriots Host Undrafted Wide Receiver For Tryout

Preparations for the 2021 season already are underway for the New England Patriots. The Patriots on Monday hosted free agent wide receiver Jordan Suell for a tryout, according to a report from ESPN’s Mike Reiss. Who is Jordan Suell? He’s a 2020 UDFA who played his college ball at Southern Oregon in the NAIA and […] The post NFL Rumors: Patriots Host Undrafted Wide Receiver For Tryout appeared first on NESN.com.
18 hours ago

How Rare Is Red Sox-Yankees Trade? Adding Context To Adam Ottavino Deal

It’s ironic that as we continue to navigate a divisive period in American history, two bitter rivals — the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees — were able to put aside their differences and help each other out. The Red Sox on Monday acquired reliever Adam Ottavino and pitching prospect Frank German from the […] The post How Rare Is Red Sox-Yankees Trade? Adding Context To Adam Ottavino Deal appeared first on NESN.com.
18 hours ago

Jayson Tatum Off Celtics Injury Report, Is Expected To Face Bulls On Monday

Jayson Tatum is nearing the end of his comeback trail, and that’s good for his team. The Boston Celtics forward doesn’t appear on the team’s latest injury report, which means he’ll be available to play Monday night against the Chicago Bulls. Tatum has missed the Celtics’ last five games because he reportedly tested positive for […] The post Jayson Tatum Off Celtics Injury Report, Is Expected To Face Bulls On Monday appeared first on NESN.com.
19 hours ago

Why Jimmy Garoppolo Still Seems Like Patriots’ Best QB Option For 2021

The New England Patriots could wind up being beneficiaries of the unhappiness surrounding certain NFL quarterbacks and their football teams. In the past two days, Matthew Stafford mutually agreed to part ways with the Detroit Lions, and Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers made some truly shocking comments after losing the NFC Championship game to […] The post Why Jimmy Garoppolo Still Seems Like Patriots’ Best QB Option For 2021 appeared first on NESN.com.
20 hours ago

Reported Red Sox Newcomer Adam Ottavino Has Awesome Babe Ruth Take

It might not take Adam Ottavino very long to become endeared to Red Sox fans. Boston reportedly acquired Ottavino on Monday in a surprising trade with the rival New York Yankees. The right-hander is coming off a shaky 2020 season — 5.89 ERA over 18 1/3 innings pitched — but he’s been a good-to-great reliever […] The post Reported Red Sox Newcomer Adam Ottavino Has Awesome Babe Ruth Take appeared first on NESN.com.
21 hours ago

Red Sox Reportedly Land Adam Ottavino In Trade With Yankees

The Red Sox and Yankees reportedly have made a trade involving Adam Ottavino. New York will send the right-handed reliever to Boston, The Athletic’s Lindsey Adler reported Monday afternoon, citing a source. New York Post reporter Joel Sherman added the Red Sox also will receive pitcher Frank German, a Yankees fourth-round pick from 2018, while […] The post Red Sox Reportedly Land Adam Ottavino In Trade With Yankees appeared first on NESN.com.
21 hours ago

What Would Patriots Need To Give Up For Matthew Stafford? Peter King Speculates

Matthew Stafford will play for a new team in the 2021 NFL season. Will that team be the New England Patriots? Reports over the weekend indicated Stafford and the Detroit Lions are planning on going their separate ways this offseason. Those rumors since have been confirmed by the veteran quarterback’s wife, Kelly, via Instagram. So, […] The post What Would Patriots Need To Give Up For Matthew Stafford? Peter King Speculates appeared first on NESN.com.