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Jayson Tatum had two 50-point games in the regular season last year. We could see more of that.

Seven bold Celtics predictions as the 2021-22 season tips off

We see them finishing fifth in the Eastern Conference, but the defense will be better, and the sky may be the limit for Jayson Tatum. 16 minutes ago

Alex Landry helped St. Johns Prep win the Division 1 North golf title at Bass Rocks Golf Club.

Joey Lenane, Xaverian carry the day in Division 1 South golf tournament

The senior carded a 1-under-par 71 to win the individual title by two strokes and power the Hawks to the team title ahead of Hingham and Wellesley. 1 hour ago

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Alex Cora (left) was restrained in an argument with plate umpire Laz Diaz in the third inning.

The third inning represented all that went wrong for the Red Sox in Game 4

They drew seven walks but went 0 for 9 with runners in scoring position. The inability to cash in early came back and bit them late. 1 hour ago

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Nate Eovaldi kicks around some dirt as the Astros celebrate scoring off him in the ninth.

The anatomy of the Red Sox’ ninth inning: Alex Cora tapped Nate Eovaldi, and ... you saw what happened

Eovaldi argued that a missed call was the issue, but Alex Cora was more diplomatic. 1 hour ago

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Red Sox owner John Henry (left) cautioned before Game 4 that his team only had two wins in the ALCS.

Red Sox owner John Henry: ‘It’s hard not to appreciate what’s going on here’

With the core of the team solidly in place, Henry believes there is hope even beyond this postseason. 1 hour ago

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It will be all business for Chris Sale (right) when he takes the mound Wednesday for Game 5 of the ALCS.

For Chris Sale, it’s all built to this moment: Getting the ball in Game 5 of the ALCS

Imagine a pitcher like Sale, a seven-time All-Star, saying 2⅔ playoff innings was progress? But that’s where he is this season. 1 hour ago

Children wave Chinese national flags and Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games flags as volunteers carrying the Olympic torch and the frame arrive to a welcome ceremony for the Frame of Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, held at the Olympic Tower in Beijing, Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021.

Olympic flame arrives in Beijing amid boycott calls

The Olympic flame arrived in Beijing on Wednesday amid calls from overseas critics for a boycott of the Feb. 4-20 Winter Games.

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Alex Verdugo reacts to the Astros' rally in the ninth.

How it happened: Astros unload with seven runs in ninth to win, 9-2, and tie up ALCS

The series continues Wednesday at Fenway, with first pitch at 5:08 p.m.