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After an already long work week, the Red Sox bullpen is in for a long weekend, but says it is ‘ready for it’

Short outings by Boston's starters this week have strained the corps of relievers, and now the Red Sox face four games in three days against the mighty Rays. 34 minutes ago

patriots

It’s obvious why the Patriots drafted kicker Chad Ryland: ‘He was money, man’

The Patriots drafted the Maryland standout in the fourth round, and even traded up to do so. Why? 1 hour ago

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Danny Ainge, the principal architect of this Celtics team, has some thoughts on their playoff run

The team's former president of basketball ops defended coach Joe Mazzulla's leadership and said Brad Stevens will figure out what went wrong.

GARY WASHBURN | ON BASKETBALL

The Nuggets have adopted Nikola Jokic’s selfless style, and now they’re three wins from an NBA title

The Nuggets are perhaps the deepest team in the NBA, and in Game 1 of the finals, they exposed Miami's defensive efforts that focused on Jokic and Jamal Murray.

Peter Abraham | On Baseball

If the Red Sox lose a resurgent Chris Sale again, where does the rotation go from here?

Sale was 3-0 with a 2.42 ERA over his last four starts, until Thursday spelled trouble for the lefthander once more.

WNBA | SUN 89, LYNX 84

Alyssa Thomas smashes franchise assist record in Connecticut Sun victory

Thomas passed Lindsay Whalen’s single-game mark of 13 for the team record before finishing two shy of Courtney Vandersloot’s WNBA record of 18.

NBA FINALS GAME 1 | NUGGETS 104, HEAT 93

Denver makes it look easy against Miami in NBA Finals opening victory

Denver trailed for all of 34 seconds and eventually led by as many as 24 in winning the franchise's first-ever NBA Finals game in 47 years.

THURSDAY'S SCHOOLS ROUNDUP

Chris Cannuscio helps Marblehead hold off furious rally by Somerville in preliminary-round win of Division 2 baseball tournament

The junior righthander roared triumphantly after striking out the final batter to seal a 13-11 win for the No. 29 Magicians (13-8) over No. 36 Somerville (10-11).