Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics coach Brad Stevens confirms that All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving will seek a second opinion due to the lingering soreness in his left knee that has bothered Irving throughout the month.

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Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

The NBA fined Marcus Morris $15,000 for verbal abuse of a game official after loss in New Orleans.

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Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

DE Adrian Clayborn's two-year contract with the Patriots is worth a base value of $10 million. He gets a $4 million signing bonus and has a $1.5 million base salary in 2018, and a $3.5 million base salary in 2019. In each year, Clayborn can earn $500,000 in per-game roster bonuses.

Donato nets 1st career goal for Boston (0:16)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Is Marcus Smart confident he'll be back in playoffs? "I am confident ... I'm real real real excited and eager to get back out there, whenever that is. Hopefully sooner than later." It was Smart and Gordon Hayward working out together today at Celtics facility. Said Smart: "I got a workout partner."

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

The Patriots have released veteran LB Shea McClellin with a failed physical designation, ESPN's Field Yates reports. McClellin missed the entire 2017 season (concussion), as he had been one of the team's designated-to-return players on injured reserve but remained on IR after experiencing a setback upon his return to practice. Because of that, McClellin wasn't projected to be a big part of the Patriots' 2018 plans.

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Kimbrel returns after baby daughter's surgery

Craig Kimbrel rejoined the Boston Red Sox on Monday after his infant daughter, Lydia Joy, underwent heart surgery in Boston. "She's in a good, comfortable place for me to be down here," he said. "If she wasn't, I wouldn't be here."

Will the 'Patriot Way' withstand offseason turnover? (1:16)