Anthony Davis had 34 points and 11 rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the banged-up Boston Celtics 108-89 on Sunday night.
As one of the fastest players in the league, Cordarrelle Patterson is a wise low-risk pickup for the Patriots' special-teams unit.
Left wing Ryan Donato, who starred for Team USA at last month's Pyeongchang Winter Games, has signed with the Boston Bruins and will be eligible to play Monday night against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
The Patriots have agreed to a trade to acquire receiver/returner Cordarrelle Patterson from the Raiders, with the two teams expected to exchange late-round draft picks, a league source confirmed to ESPN's Field Yates.
Rajon Rondo, who is brought up negatively in Ray Allen's book, says his former teammate just wants attention.
Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer
Free-agent offensive tackle Cameron Fleming is scheduled to visit the Cowboys early this week, according to ESPN Cowboys reporter Todd Archer. Fleming has been a valuable backup since being selected in the fourth round of the 2014 draft out of Stanford, stepping in as a starter for 20 regular-season games. The Cowboys could be looking at Fleming as a starting right tackle, which would allow them to move La'el Collins back to left guard. In New England, Fleming would project to compete for a starting role at left tackle, as the team's right tackle spot is locked down by Marcus Cannon (who previously struggled when moved to left tackle).
Uniting with the Patriots could see the McCourtys become the first twins to play for the same pro team in the same season since the Golsens in 1926.
Tuukka Rask stopped 23 shots to hand Tampa Bay its first shutout of the season and lifting the Boston Bruins over the Lightning 3-0 on Saturday night.
Jacob Wolf ESPN Staff Writer
Three-time NBA champion Rick Fox and Memphis Grizzlies' Grizz Gaming general manager Lang Whitaker at SXSW in Austin, Texas discuss the evolution of basketball teams and affiliates involvement in esports. Thirteen of the 30 NBA teams or their owners have some form of ownership in esports and Fox, the former Laker and Celtic, founded his own team, Echo Fox, in 2015.
Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer
Patriots longtime special teams captain Matthew Slater is visiting the Steelers today, according to ESPN's Field Yates. The thought of Slater in a different uniform didn't seem likely entering free agency. Perhaps it is now. Slater initially joined the Patriots as a fifth-round draft choice out of UCLA in 2008, and has been with the team since.
Police say former NBA player Glen "Big Baby" Davis was arrested in a Maryland hotel last month on drug possession and distribution charges.
Esteban Quiroz will start the season in the minors while Hector Velazquez is in line for a spot in Boston's starting rotation.
With Patrick Chung's future with the Patriots secured, the team can begin its free-agent planning for 2019.
Patrick Chung, who coach Bill Belichick called one of the best players in the NFL this past season, is expected to sign an extension with the Patriots, a source told ESPN.
When it came time to train for the 2018 season, the Red Sox ace reached out to the 19-year-old prospect for pitching prep -- and Pilates.
Veteran running back Danny Woodhead, who scored 32 touchdowns and gained nearly 5,000 total yards over nine NFL seasons, has announced his retirement.
With the first few days of free agency behind us, we answer some questions about where the Pats stand, starting with who's getting after opposing QBs.
Terry Rozier and Greg Monroe each scored 17 points, helping the Boston Celtics beat the Orlando Magic 92-83 on Friday night.