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Boys’ basketball roundup: Tristan Rodrigues (18 points) leads fifth-ranked Archbishop Williams in nonleague win over Latin Academy

Check out the latest high school boys' basketball scores, news, and highlights from The Boston Globe. 1 minute ago

Red Sox

Matt Barnes didn’t expect to leave the Red Sox, but he’s ready for a fresh start in Miami

“I’m incredibly thankful for everything that they’ve given me and the opportunities that they’ve given me,” Barnes said. “We did a lot of really, really good things in that city.” 1 hour ago

NFL

Why BC receiver Zay Flowers’s NFL draft stock continues to rise, with many feeling he’ll be picked in the first round

Flowers used an additional college season to hone two areas of his game: competitive catches and blocking. 1 hour ago

CELTICS

‘We’re just extremely proud’: Celtics’ Joe Mazzulla’s All-Star nod is big news for those around him, even if the coach is staying stoic

Asked Tuesday morning what it meant to him to coach an All-Star team, Mazzulla's face remained straighter than a free-throw line. "Nothing,” he deadpanned. 2 hours ago

Marathon

Kenya’s Georgina Rono, third in 2012 Boston Marathon, banned four years for evading doping test

Rono, banned until Jan. 25, 2027, is among more than 50 athletes from the East African country currently suspended. 2 hours ago

Women's basketball

Diana Taurasi, 40, to take part in women’s USA Basketball training camp, but not Brittney Griner

Griner hasn’t been out in public much since a prisoner swap in December brought her home from Russia.

GIRLS' HOCKEY NOTEBOOK

Girls’ hockey notebook: At Notre Dame Academy, an aggressive system of defense has led to offensive opportunities, an 8-4-0 start

"It makes the girls that play [defense] more aggressive, and it makes the forwards understand they have a responsibility in the defensive zone,” said NDA (Hingham) coach John Findley.

NASCAR

NASCAR bans Ross Chastain’s wall-hugging move at Martinsville, which was dubbed the ‘Hail Melon’

Chastain last year mashed the gas and deliberately smashed into the wall so that the energy would speed his car past his rivals.