fb-pixel Skip to main content

Latest news in Sports


Chad Finn | Sports Media
Tom Brady's return to Gillette Stadium drew 26.7 million viewers, the most-watched broadcast of the year as the NFL continues to lap the competition.

In the world of TV ratings, the NFL remains in a league of its own

The NFL's viewership is so far ahead of any other sport, any comparison is pointless.

Kevin Paul Dupont | On Second Thought
Trolley cars pulled up directly under the stands at Braves Field, near what is now Boston University's Nickerson Field.

Once again, Boston will have to wait for a ‘Trolley Series’ between the Red Sox and Braves

For all the history of the teams, the Red Sox and Braves have yet to meet in the postseason.

49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is said to be 100 percent heading into Sunday's game against the Colts.

Jimmy Garoppolo makes it through practice healthy, will start Sunday for 49ers

Garoppolo has been out since he injured his calf against Seattle Oct. 3.

Sports Log

FBI seeking players victimized by Connecticut girls’ AAU coach

The federal charges allege that in June Danny Lawhorn assaulted a player from overseas who was staying at the Hartford home that Lawhorn shared with Bria Holmes, a former WNBA player, and the couple’s child.

head of the charles notebook
Rowers in the women's grand master doubles made their way along the river Friday morning.

There will be an Olympic flavor to this Head of the Charles

Several competitors who represented the US at the Tokyo Games over the summer will row in singles, doubles, and fours.

Browns 17, Broncos 14
Browns quarterback Case Keenum celebrates after Cleveland defeated the Denver Broncos.

Backups Case Keenum, D’Ernest Johnson lead Browns past Broncos

Keenum stepped in for an injured Baker Mayfield and made the most of his first start in two years.

The league finished unveiling its all-time team Thursday.

The top 75 — plus 1 — players in NBA history are revealed

Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Ray Allen among those added to the Top 50 players chosen 25 years ago.

head of the charles
The Radcliffe heavyweight crew got in some training Thursday for the Head of the Charles.

With very little international presence, Head of the Charles returns this weekend

COVID restrictions were too burdensome for overseas visitors, so this regatta will be essentially a homegrown affair.