BOSTON Teams

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Red Sox announce that tonight's game vs. Yankees has been postponed. Will be made-up as part of a July 16th day-night doubleheader at Fenway Park.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas on playing after the death of his sister: "Man, I'm just taking it day by day. Some days are better than others. I'm not here, man. It's never going to be the same."

NBA 

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

Marcus Smart's reaction to Jimmy Butler questioning his toughness? "Hahaha." Added Smart, "You heard him. He said 'I don't think Marcus Smart is about that life.' If you say he ain't about that life, you should know, right?" Smart gave one more postscript: "It ain't hard to find me."

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Isaiah Thomas on his emotions: "‪I'm just taking it day by day. Some days are better than others. But I'm not here, man. It's never going to be the same."

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Pablo Sandoval has been placed on the 10-day disabled list (retroactive to April 24) with a right knee sprain. Red Sox reinstating Josh Rutledge from DL.

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BBTN: Unwritten Rules, Harper, Ankiel, More

Before a conversation with former big leaguer Rick Ankiel, Buster Olney welcomes Alex Speier and Jayson Stark to discuss the discipline for Red Sox P Matt Barnes. Plus, Buster and Jayson weigh in on Madison Bumgarner's comments on his injury, Eric Thames' success and Bryce Harper being in the zone. Also, Sarah Langs stops by to play "The Numbers Game."

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Kevin Garnett explained his video message to the Celtics on Area 21: "I'll be honest… It was for [Isaiah Thomas]."

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Kurkjian, Boone critical of Barnes' throw at Machado (1:12)
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Did Pedroia throw teammates under the bus? (1:32)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Gardner-Webb transfer Laquincy Rideau has already visited Florida Gulf Coast. Heads to Middle Tennessee today, South Florida this weekend, and UMass on Monday. 14.2 PPG, 5.2 APG, 3.0 SPG.

Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer 

One follow-up note on the Patriots surrendering a fifth-round draft pick to Buffalo for restricted free-agent running back Mike Gillislee: The selection going to Buffalo is No. 163 overall, which the Patriots had acquired from Denver last year in a trade for TE AJ Derby. So this is basically a Gillislee for Derby trade.