BOSTON Teams

play
Judge ties MLB record for consecutive games with a strikeout (0:33)
play
Devers' homer matches him with Ruth and Williams (0:48)
play
Moreland leads Red Sox past Yankees (1:01)
play
Moreland's pinch-hit single gives Red Sox lead (0:28)
play
Judge strikes out in 35th consecutive game (0:15)
play
Pomeranz leaves with back spasms (0:33)
play
Devers slugs one to the Monster seats (0:24)
play
Price's return up in the air (0:58)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

The Boston Celtics announced Friday that they will retire Paul Pierce's No. 34 after a game against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Feb. 11, 2018. Pierce's 34 will be the 22nd number retired by the Celtics and first since Cedric Maxwell's No. 31 was retired in December 2003.

play
Stephen A: Smart for Sox to disassociate from Yawkey (1:35)
play
Yawkey Way name change a decades-old debate (1:18)

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston Celtics co-owner owner Steve Pagliuca said Thursday that the team will retire Paul Pierce's No. 34 jersey this season. The Celtics plan to announce their plans soon with fans eager to purchase tickets to the game where Pierce's number heads to the rafters.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics rookie Guerschon Yabusele owns the nickname "Dancing Bear." During a community event at Canobie Lake Park in Salem, New Hampshire on Thursday, he found a restaurant that shares that name.

play1:01

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

After missing summer league to rehab following ankle surgery, Celtics 2016 first-round pick Guerschon Yabusele said he expects to be full-go at the start of training camp later this month and will resume basketball activities with informal practices on Monday.

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports
2dCorey Pronman

Guide to every NHL team's prospects

An in-depth examination of all 31 NHL prospect groups -- including each team's top 10 and their impact this season -- shows that the Flyers could soon be back among the East's top contenders.

gdhayward/Instagram

Gordon Hayward shows off new uniform

The new Celtics star sported his new green uniform for fans on Instagram using the appropriate flame emoji and clover emoji as his caption. (Credit: gdhayward/Instagram)

Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images
3dCorey Pronman

Top 100 NHL prospects for 2017-18

Who are the top rookie-eligible players heading into the 2017-18 NHL season? An American-born Coyote and Canadian-born Islander both make the top 3. We rank them 1-100 here, plus the top 20 goalie prospects.