Ron Johnson, who worked 25 seasons as a minor league manager and spent the 2010 and '11 seasons as the Red Sox's first base coach, died Tuesday. He was 64.
- Ex-minor league manager Ron Johnson dies at 64
- Judge orders video of Robert Kraft destroyed
- Yanks send Ottavino to Sox in rare deal for rivals
- Celtics rookie Pritchard out at least two weeks
With J.T. Realmuto returning to the Phillies, here's where our experts predict the best still available will eventually sign.
Brady, with 44 playoff games under his belt, hasn't had gaudy postseason numbers for the Bucs, but sometimes the best performances go beyond stats.
William Weinbaum ESPN
5 of 6 Boston Globe baseball writers/HoF voters said in a 1/12 webinar they voted for Curt Schilling (balloting to be announced Tue.). The exception, Dan Shaughnessy, said, he's "a borderline case" (#s comparable to Kevin Brown, Tim Hudson & Kenny Rogers), has "menace to humanity views" and "I choose not to honor him ever." Bob Hohler decried Schilling's support of the "despicable spectacle" at the Capitol (post-HoF voting): "I voted for the pitcher and not the person and I'm not proud of it."
— Jaylen Brown scored 26 points, Jayson Tatum added 24 after missing five games because of COVID-19 protocols and the Boston Celtics beat the Chicago Bulls 119-103 on Monday night.
U.S. District Judge Rodolfo A. Ruiz II on Friday ruled that the videos of Robert Kraft and other customers must be wiped from existence, because the Jupiter (Fla.) police surveillance was deemed unlawful, the South Florida Sun Sentinel reported.
Mike Reiss ESPN Staff Writer
The Patriots had WR Jordan Suell (Southern Oregon) in for a tryout. Suell (6-foot-5, 205 pounds) had success in the Las Vegas-based developmental Spring League with 3 TDs before play was halted, and is a candidate for a future contract for 2021. Suell totaled 27 touchdowns at Southern Oregon, totaling 21,84 receiving yards, but went undrafted in 2020 and didn't hook on with any team as an undrafted free agent.
This is the first time Brady has had to win three games to make it to the Super Bowl, and he played all three on the road.
It's the end of an era in Detroit, as the longtime starting quarterback wants out. Here are the teams that have the need and the draft capital to make it happen.
Adam Ottavino is heading to Boston as the Yankees have agreed to trade the reliever to the Red Sox. It is the first trade between the AL East rivals since 2014.
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The Yankees are kicking in $850,000 into the Ottavino trade - Buster Olney
Jeff Passan ESPN
Adam Ottavino has been traded to the Red Sox, as @lindsayadler first reported, and it's the first deal between the rivals since the Stephen Drew-for-Kelly Johnson blockbuster in 2014. Yankees free up some cash. Red Sox add to a hefty payroll and get a late-inning arm.
From franchises that will tear it all down to those that just need a few tweaks, here are the offseason priorities for every team no longer playing.
No team in the NBA this season has had a longer win streak than the Jazz. But they're not the only red-hot West team heading into Week 6.
— Jaylen Brown scored 20 of his 33 points in the third quarter and the Boston Celtics snapped their three-game losing streak Sunday night by cruising to a 141-103 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
— Javante McCoy posted 14 points as Boston University narrowly defeated Lafayette 64-61 on Sunday night.