Washington Capitals (12-5-4, first in the East Division) vs. Boston Bruins (12-5-2, second in the East Division)
PAWTUCKET — To lose your primary rim protector and arguably the heart and soul of your operation for even the shortest of stretches, it was something the Tolman High boys basketball team had difficulty overcoming Monday night.
Garrett Richards had gotten only one out during his first spring training start, loading the bases and walking in one run against the Atlanta Braves before the Red Sox stopped the inning after 23 pitches.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Javonte Perkins had 16 points to lead five Saint Louis players in double figures as the Billikens routed UMass 78-57 on Monday.
Merrimack (9-7, 9-7) vs. Wagner (11-6, 11-5)
Mount St. Mary's (10-10, 9-7) vs. Bryant (14-5, 10-4)
Los Angeles Clippers (24-12, third in the Western Conference) vs. Boston Celtics (17-17, sixth in the Eastern Conference)
BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum made two twisting, driving baskets in the final 15 seconds and finished with 31 points Sunday night, leading the Boston Celtics to a 111-110 comeback victory over the Washington Wizards despite Bradley Beal's 46 points.
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Alex King scored 19 points and his 16-foot fadeaway jump shot with 1.1 seconds left sent Army past Boston University 57-55 on Sunday.
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Kalil Thomas nailed a high-arching corner 3 with 19 seconds left to close the door on New Hampshire 72-64 and send UMass Lowell onto the America East Conference semifinals for the first time in program history on Sunday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Charlie McAvoy had a goal and an assist, leading the Boston Bruins to a 4-1 win against the New York Rangers on Sunday.
Boston University (6-9, 6-9) vs. Army (10-8, 6-7)
Washington Wizards (13-18, 12th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Boston Celtics (16-17, sixth in the Eastern Conference)
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Marcus Weathers scored 28 points plus 14 rebounds as Duquesne defeated Rhode Island 86-75 to end the regular season on Saturday night.
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Jonas Harper posted 18 points and six rebounds as Boston University defeated Army 75-63 on Saturday.
CHICAGO (AP) — Lexi Held scored 21 points on 7-of-10 shooting and No. 24 DePaul regained its shooting touch on Saturday with a 75-49 win over Providence to end a two-game losing streak.
BOSTON (AP) — Jay Heath scored 19 points and Boston College sank seven of eight free throws in the final 45 seconds to beat Notre Dame 94-90 on Saturday and give interim coach Scott Spinelli a victory in his first game as a college head coach.
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Obadiah Noel scored 23 points as UMass Lowell erased a 16-point deficit to edge Stony Brook 64-62 in the opening round of the America East Conference tournament on Saturday.
Boston Bruins (11-5-2, first in the East Division) vs. New York Rangers (7-8-3, sixth in the East Division)
CUMBERLAND – You can teach a player how to properly box out. As for having a nose for where the ball caroms off the rim and backboard, let’s just say Blackstone Valley Prep senior Xavier Mendez has a gift.
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics have been searching for a spark to pull them out of one of their worst stretches of the season.
NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Strome had a goal and two assists and Chris Kreider had a goal and an assist in New York's three-goal second period, leading the Rangers to a 6-2 win over the Boston Bruins on Friday night.
NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant will be out through the All-Star break because of a hamstring injury, sidelining the Brooklyn Nets star from a game for which he was chosen to serve as a captain.
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. (AP) — Ziggy Reid had a career-high 29 points as Merrimack beat St. Francis (N.Y.) 75-67 on Friday.
BOSTON (AP) — The last time Scott Spinelli took over a basketball team was a decade ago, when he was an assistant at Maryland and head coach Mark Turgeon picked up a pair of technical fouls at Miami.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — Michael Green III had 14 points to lead five Bryant players in double figures as the Bulldogs edged past Long Island 63-60 on Friday.
ATLANTA (AP) — Former Atlanta Dream guard Renee Montgomery made history on Friday as part of a three-member investor group that was approved to purchase the team.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Lake Monsters will be sold and join a different league, the Burlington baseball club has announced.
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PROVIDENCE – Football is a sport where preparation is everything. That’s why it was paramount for the state’s high school football sector to avoid the wait-and-see approach to play games that hovered over winter sports for a few weeks.
St. Francis (NY) (9-9, 9-8) vs. Merrimack (8-7, 8-7)
Rhode Island (10-13, 7-9) vs. Duquesne (7-8, 6-7)
Long Island-Brooklyn (9-8, 9-8) vs. Bryant (13-5, 9-4)
Boston Bruins (11-4-2, first in the East Division) vs. New York Rangers (6-8-3, seventh in the East Division)
SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — Peter Kiss scored 22 points and Michael Green III added 20 more as Bryant stretched its home win streak to eight games, getting past Long Island-Brooklyn 87-80 on Thursday night.
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Anthony Beauvillier scored the tiebreaking goal in New York's five-goal third period and the Islanders beat the first-place Boston Bruins 7-2 on Thursday night.
NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. (AP) — Travis Atson scored 19 points as St. Francis (Brooklyn) topped Merrimack 84-71 on Thursday night.
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts is again planning to ease some of its coronavirus restrictions as the number of hospitalizations and new infections decline and vaccinations climb, Gov. Charlie Baker said Thursday. That includes allowing a limited number of fans back into Fenway Park and Gillette…
BOSTON (AP) — Paperless ticketing. Mobile concession ordering. Physically distanced seating pods. Designated “neighborhoods.”
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — The Boston Red Sox finalized their $3 million, one-year contract with switch-hitting utilityman Marwin González on Wednesday, two weeks after reaching an agreement subject to a physical.
Rhode Island is doing a better job of getting coronavirus vaccines into the arms of more people and at a much faster rate than before, Lt. Gov. Daniel McKee said Thursday.
PROVIDENCE – Thursday is shaping up to be a good day for R.I. Interscholastic League sports.
Indiana Pacers (15-15, fourth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Boston Celtics (15-17, ninth in the Eastern Conference)
The stretch run is here and the Providence Friars are out to make sure there’s a meaningful aura in the time remaining before the start of the Big East Tournament.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Noah Horchler had a season-high 20 points as Providence defeated Xavier 83-68 on Wednesday night.
PAWTUCKET — Ask Steve DeMeo to size up Tolman High’s playoff potential and the Shea High boys basketball will rattle off several reasons why Division II teams should be concerned about the Tigers.
ATLANTA (AP) — Danilo Gallinari set a Hawks franchise record with 10 3-pointers in a 38-point spree that carried Atlanta to a 127-112 rout of the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night.
BOSTON (AP) — Austin Butler had a career-high 30 points as Holy Cross topped Boston University 86-75 on Wednesday night.
Billie Jean King and the other members of the Original 9 who laid the groundwork for the women’s professional tour are the first group elected together to the International Tennis Hall of Fame, joining Lleyton Hewitt and Dennis Van der Meer in the Class of 2021.
BOSTON (AP) — A former Massachusetts high school head football coach has filed a federal lawsuit against three school administrators claiming that his termination was a violation of his First Amendment rights after he expressed concerns about the suitability of “coursework on politics, race,…
BOSTON (AP) — Boston Bruins defenseman Jeremy Lauzon had surgery to repair a broken bone in his left hand and will be out at least a month.