Celtics 104, Cavaliers 103

Avery Bradley, Celtics shock Cavaliers

Feb 5, 2016; Cleveland, OH, USA; The Boston Celtics celebrate after guard Avery Bradley (0) reacts after hitting a three-point shot to end the game and beat the Cleveland Cavaliers at Quicken Loans Arena. The Celtics won 104-103. Mandatory Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

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Avery Bradley drained a corner 3-pointer for a shocking 104-103 win as the Celtics scored 5 points in the last 4.9 seconds.

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - FEBRUARY 05: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a press conference prior to Super Bowl 50 at the Moscone Center West on February 5, 2016 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

Patriots will not get exonerated at this Super Bowl

Roger Goodell’s PSI research appears to be just window dressing.

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At his state of the NFL address, the commissioner said the league was aiming for deterrence, not research.

Eight takeaways from Roger Goodell’s state of the NFL address

The commissioner discussed the league’s marijuana policy, daily fantasy football, the Pro Bowl, and more on Friday.

Super Bowl notebook

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The teams looked good in practice Friday; all that’s left is Sunday’s big game.

SUPER BOWL 50 | SUNDAY, 6:30 P.M. (CBS)

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A close look at the Super Bowl matchup, with an emphasis on who has the edge in the passing and running games.

CHRISTOPHER L. GASPER

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No one has topped Talib’s total of 30 interceptions since he entered the league.

SUPER BOWL NOTEBOOK

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Jeffrey Kessler wants to know what the NFL will do with the data from its season-long study of the inflation levels of footballs.

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel watches a Cleveland Cavaliers and Dallas Mavericks basketball game in Cleveland, Ohio, in this file photo taken October 17, 2014. Manziel's ex-girlfriend told police he hit her after they met friends at a Dallas hotel and again when they were driving back to her home in Fort Worth, according to a police report released on Thursday. Mandatory Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports/Files

Johnny Manziel’s father is afraid for his son’s life

“I truly believe if they can’t get him help, he won’t live to see his 24th birthday,” his father told The Dallas Morning News.

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The Washington Post reported investigators located and questioned the main source in Al Jazeera’s story.

Boston Bruins' Adam McQuaid (54) checks Washington Capitals' Zach Sill (23) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

BRUINS NOTEBOOK

Adam McQuaid is close to rejoining Bruins

The gritty defenseman is expected to return during the team’s upcoming six-game road trip.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

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The former NBA guard’s rise to head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers is the culmination of a journey that began seven years ago with the Celtics.

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Kelly Olynyk entered Thursday ranked 13th in the NBA in 3-point percentage at 41.7.

Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts, left, high fives teammate Xander Bogaerts after Betts hit a home run off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Matt Moore during the third inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

AP

Alex Speier

Should the Red Sox sign Bogaerts or Betts to an extension?

The team – and the players – may both prefer to wait until the dust settles on the next CBA.

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University president James Ramsey said an athletic department investigation revealed recruiting violations.

CHAD FINN | SPORTS MEDIA

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Even Bill Belichick will narrate one segment as the network looks back on 50 years of the big game.

JOE SULLIVAN | COLLEGE BASKETBALL

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With No. 3 Villanova in town, the Friars need to reverse a troubling trend.

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Despite a 1-8 skid, coach Bill Coen believes his team can still compete with the best.

BC adds Paul Pasqualoni, Rich Gunnell to football staff

Pasqualoni, the former UConn and Syracuse head coach, will be in charge of the defensive line.

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How well do you know New England’s ski areas?

Can you determine a ski area by looking at a photo taken from its summit? Take our interactive quiz and test yourself.

RACHEL G. BOWERS

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Many have speculated what might have been if the Patriots had been able to rally past the Broncos. Here’s what the stats say.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/02/04/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/506640990-8999.jpg Tom Brady to attend ceremony honoring Super Bowl MVPs

The NFL announced that 40 MVPs are confirmed to participate in the on-field pregame ceremony.

Buffalo Sabres center Jack Eichel (15) and goaltender Chad Johnson (31) defend as Boston Bruins center Ryan Spooner (51) scores during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)

BRUINS 3, SABRES 2 (SO)

Claude Julien likes what he saw in Bruins’ shootout win

Ryan Spooner scored the team’s first goal, as well as the only goal in the shootout round with Buffalo.

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