The beard of Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia bests that of Dolphins DC Matt Burke and most any other coach in the league.
Former Boston Celtic and NBA Countdown host Paul Pierce talks the surprising success of the Boston Celtics, his relationship with Danny Ainge and more.
With the Red Sox's pre-hot stove win projection at 92.0, Boston continues the search to add power to their existing lineup for the upcoming season.
Pending release of the Patriots' official injury report, Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski were among the starters not spotted at Wednesday's practice.
Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer
As the Patriots' rainy practice gets underway, there was no sign of QB Tom Brady, TE Rob Gronkowski, WR Chris Hogan, C David Andrews, OT Marcus Cannon and S Patrick Chung.
The Patriots picked up LB/DE Eric Lee off the Bills' practice squad in the hope he can be a solid fit in their 3-4 scheme.
The Patriots' place-kicker received the honor after going 4-for-4 on field goal attempts in Sunday's win over the Raiders.
Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer
Have the Celtics had a chance to reflect on their 16-game winning streak? Kyrie Irving says, "there's no time. We play every other day." Cliche as it sounds, he told me the Cs are living in the moment. "We're unwavering. That goes back to the young guys. Then you have me and Al (Horford) and Gordon (Heyward) watching. We're staying the course. It's all new, but the fact we can be present (in the moment) is a step in the right direction."
David Purdum ESPN Staff Writer
The Boston Celtics, winners of 16 in a row, are 2.5-point road favorites over the Miami Heat tonight. The Celtics are 14-1-1 against the spread during the streak.
Evgenii Davodov, David Pastrnak and others have provided great production -- and look like good long-term values as well. But not every big signing from this summer has panned out quite so well. We put all the big deals into four tiers here.
Which young players in the prospect ranks have been turning heads so far this season? Here's a look at a prospect from all 31 teams who has been particularly notable, including Ryan Donato (Bruins), Kirill Kaprizov (Wild) and Daniel Sprong (Penguins).
Ben Fawkes ESPN Staff Writer
More impressive than the Boston Celtics' 16-game winning streak? The team is a ridiculous 14-1-1 against the Las Vegas number over that stretch.
Although the Patriots will face the Dolphins twice in the next three weeks, Bill Belichick and his staff's focus is to take them one at a time.
Boston's stunning win streak is at 16, and Cleveland has started a modest streak of its own. But according to ESPN's Basketball Power Index, they aren't the only threats in the Eastern Conference.
Dion Lewis might be short in stature, but don't let that fool you: The Patriots' 5-foot-8 running back is capable of providing big production.
The league's most unlikely streak lives on. As the cardiac Celtics embark on a quest for 17 straight wins, we look back on what has made the past 16 the talk of the NBA world.
Boston has lacked a true middle-of-the-order bopper since David Ortiz retired. One man could bring back fireworks to Fenway like no other.
Tom Brady is having another MVP-caliber season, but Wentz is the one who has led his team to the best record. Then there's Drew Brees and ... who else? Here are our experts' favorites.
Raiders kicker Giorgio Tavecchio paid homage to Patriots counterpart Stephen Gostkowski, sending him the ball that he kicked a 62-yd field goal with.
Think we've put this, ahem, behind us? Think again. On its fifth anniversary, we proudly present the definitive oral history of the best worst play in football.
The Patriots found that Marsh just wasn't a good fit with what they wanted to do. Here's a look at a few reasons why.
Luwane Pipkins posted his third consecutive game with 20 or more points, scoring 21 points and dishing a career-high 10 assists to lead Massachusetts to an 85-76 win over Western Carolina Tuesday night.