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Harvard holds off Cornell at home - Via Ivy League (0:55)

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Celtics legend and 11-time champion Bill Russell is in the building tonight.

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Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Pablo Sandoval worked this winter with Miguel Cabrera to make improvements to his right-handed swing. The result:

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Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

"Dunks and 3s tomorrow, that's all we're looking for," Brad Stevens tells the crowd. After a pause he adds "and layups if you're I.T." referring to 5-foot-9 Celtics star Isaiah Thomas.

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Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Red Sox have purchased contract of 28-year-old right-hander Hector Velazquez, who had 2.47 ERA and 120 strikeouts in 131.1 innings last year for Monclova in Mexican League. The deal is pending a physical.

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Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Shortly before Mitch Moreland signed with Red Sox, David Ortiz offered unsolicited praise: "I always believed that kid could be special." Moreland didn't know he had such a fan in Ortiz. "It's pretty neat for him to say that. Coming from a guy like him, that means a lot."

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Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Pablo Sandoval sought help this winter from Miguel Cabrera to improve his right-handed swing. The result:

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Harvard holds on to best Columbia, 78-72 - Via Ivy League (1:39)