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Atlanta's Paul Millsap (4) makes a move against Boston's Jae Crowder in the third quarter of Thursday's NBA game at Philips Arena in Atlanta. The Hawks won 123-116.
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Millsap powers Hawks past Celtics

By Stan Awtrey, The Sports Xchange on April 07, 2017, at 12:16 p.m.
Ottawa's Mark Stone (left) gets his stick up on Boston's Frank Vatrano during the second period of Thursday's game at TD Garden in Boston. The Senators won 2-1 in a shootout.
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Senators beat Bruins in shootout, clinch playoff berth

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on April 07, 2017, at 12:09 p.m.

Bruins shut out Lightning, clinch playoff berth

By The Sports Xchange on April 04, 2017, at 10:06 p.m.
Torey Krug (47) of Boston celebrates after scoring a goal during the second period of Thursday night's game against Dallas at TD Garden in Boston. The Bruins shut out the Stars 2-0.
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Bruins continue push toward playoffs, blank Stars

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on March 31, 2017, at 10:45 a.m.
Patrice Bergeron (left) celebrates his goal against Nashville with Boston teammate Brad Marchand during the first period of Tuesday night's NHL game at TD Garden in Boston.
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Rask steps up as Bruins down Predators

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on March 28, 2017, at 10:17 p.m.

NFL owners approve Raiders’ move to Vegas

By Howard Balzer, The Sports Xchange on March 27, 2017, at 3:33 p.m.
Boston's Kelly Olynyk (left) knocks over Miami's Tyler Johnson during the first half of Sunday's NBA game at TD Garden in Boston. The Celtics won 112-108 to earn a virtual first-place tie with Cleveland in the Eastern Conference.

Celtics beat Heat, move into virtual tie with Cavaliers

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on March 27, 2017, at 12:42 p.m.
Andrew Ladd (16) of the New York Islanders controls the puck against Boston's Brad Marchand (63) during the third period of Saturday's game at Barclays Center. The Bruins won 2-1.

Bruins top Islanders, move ahead in wild-card race

By Jerry Beach, The Sports Xchange on March 26, 2017, at 7:29 p.m.
Boston's David Backes (42) prepares to shoot on Tampa Bay goalie Peter Budaj (31) during the third period of Thursday night's NHL game at TD Garden in Boston. The Lightning won 6-3.
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Resilient Lightning hand Bruins fourth straight defeat

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on March 24, 2017, at 10:24 a.m.
Boston's Isaiah Thomas (middle) drives the ball past Indiana's Myles Turner (left) and Jeff Teague during Wednesday night's game at TD Garden in Boston. The Celtics defeated the Pacers 109-100.
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Celtics cruise past Pacers

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on March 23, 2017, at 12:04 p.m.
Boston's Brad Marchand (left) and Ottawa's Bobby Ryan (9) battle for position during the second period of Tuesday night's NHL game at TD Garden in Boston.

Senators get important win over slumping Bruins

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on March 22, 2017, at 5:52 a.m.
Craig Anderson made 34 saves and Kyle Turris scored his second goal of the game 4:04 into the third period, allowing the Ottawa Senators to end a four-game losing streak with an important 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night.
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady reacts in the locker room as he looks for his jersey after defeating the Atlanta Falcons during Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium in Houston on Feb. 5. Brady's jersey, and the one he wore in the 2015 Super Bowl, were found in the possession of a Mexican journalist.

Brady’s stolen Super Bowl jerseys recovered in Mexico

By The Sports Xchange on March 20, 2017, at 12:28 p.m.
Edmonton's Milan Lucic (27) celebrates scoring goal against Boston during the second period of Thursday night's game at Rogers Place in Edmonton. The Oilers won 7-4.

Oilers erupt for 7 goals to rout Bruins

By Robert Tychkowski, The Sports Xchange on March 17, 2017, at 2:24 p.m.
Boston's Isaiah Thomas (bottom) and Minnesota's Karl-Anthony Towns (32) crash into a cameraman during Wednesday's game at TD Garden in Boston. Thomas is sidelined by a knee bruise sustained during the game.

Knee injury shelves Celtics’ Thomas

By Steve Bulpett, Boston Herald on March 17, 2017, at 2:18 p.m.
Boston Celtics forward Al Horford (42) prepares to take a shot during the third quarter of Wednesday night's NBA against Minnesota at TD Garden in Boston. The Celtics won 117-104.

Celtics maintain home dominance, beat Timberwolves

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on March 16, 2017, at 12:23 p.m.
Calgary goalie Chad Johnson (31) reacts as Boston's David Backes (not pictured) scores a goal with Frank Vatrano on the doorstepp during the second period of Wednesday's NHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta. The Bruins won 5-2.

Backes leads Bruins to win over red-hot Flames

By Laurence Heinen, The Sports Xchange on March 16, 2017, at 12:14 p.m.
New England linebacker Dont'a Hightower (54) and defensive coordinator Matt Patricia celebrate with the Vince Lombardi Trophy during Super Bowl LI at NRG Stadium in Houston. Hightower re-signed with the Patriots on Wednesday.

Linebacker Hightower returns to Patriots on $43.5M deal

By The Sports Xchange on March 15, 2017, at 4:52 p.m.
Boston's Brad Marchand (63) scores fights off a check by Vancouver's Alexander Edler to score past goaltender Ryan Miller during the third period of Monday's NHL game at Rogers Arena in Vancouver. Marchand scored three third-period goals as the Bruins won 6-3.

Marchand’s big night leads Bruins past Canucks

By Monte Stewart, The Sports Xchange on March 14, 2017, at 10:59 a.m.
Boston's Kelly Olynyk (41) dunks the ball during Wednesday night's NBA game against Golden State at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. The Celtics defeated the Warriors 99-86.

Celtics surge past Warriors in fourth quarter

By The Sports Xchange on March 09, 2017, at 3:37 p.m.
Chicago goalie Scott Darling (right) makes a save on Pittsburgh's Patric Hornqvist during at March 1 at the United Center in Chicago. The former UMaine goaltender is sidelined with an upper-body injury.

Report: Former UMaine goaltender could miss three weeks with injury

By Ryan McLaughlin on March 07, 2017, at 1:08 p.m.