Charlie McAvoy, Bruins Agree To 8-Year Extension

Charlie McAvoy of Boston Bruins

The Boston Bruins have signed defenseman Charlie McAvoy to an eight-year contract extension worth a grand total of $76M. McAvoy was selected with the 14th overall pick in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft by the Bruins. Since joining the team in the 2017-2018 season, McAvoy has played in 235 games for the gold and black. […]

Celtics’ Marcus Smart Suspended For Season Opener After He ‘Broke a Team Rule’

Marcus Smart of Boston Celtics

The Boston Celtics suspended guard Marcus Smart on Thursday for violating team rules. The news came from Celtics head coach Ime Udoka during Thursday’s practice. “Marcus broke a team rule,” Udoka said. “We talked about it and handled it internally, but he won’t play tomorrow. He’s with us on this trip. Marcus is one of […]

Celtics Suffer First Preseason Loss To Magic

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The Boston Celtics fell to 2-1 in the preseason after a tightly contested 103-102 loss to the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night. Celtics forward Aaron Nesmith was strong for the Celtics, leading all scorers by salvaging 23 points on 8-for-16 shooting while going 4-for-8 from behind the arch. Another catalyst in the Celtics’ strong effort […]

Bruins Announce 23-Man Roster For Upcoming Season

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The Boston Bruins announced their regular-season roster Tuesday. Here is the roster in full reside. Forwards: Patrice Bergeron, Anton Blidh, Charlie Coyle, Jake DeBrusk, Nick Foligno, Trent Frederic, Taylor Hall, Erik Haula, Karson Kuhlman, Curtis Lazar, Brad Marchand, Tomas Nosek, David Pastrnak, Craig Smith Defenseman: Brandon Carlo, Connor Clifton, Derek Forbort, Matt Grzelcyk, Charlie McAvoy, John […]

Celtics’ Al Horford Tests Positive For COVID-19

Al Horford of Boston Celtics

The Boston Celtics announced on Tuesday that center Al Horford tested positive for COVID-19. Horford is isolating himself and will miss the remainder of the preseason. Horford had a productive outing against the Raptors scoring 16 points on a perfect 4-for-4 from deep. The veteran center provides the C’s with versatility on both offense and […]

Red Sox Outfielder Alex Verdugo Wants To Become Two-Way Player By 2023, Says He Topped Out at 97 MPH in HS; ‘If Pitching is a Realistic Thing, I’m Going To Pursue It’

Boston Red Sox's Alex Verdugo

Boston Red Sox outfielder Alex Verdugo, the former star pitcher in high school, may want to pursue pitching professionally after all. The 25-year-old left-hander excelled on the mound in high school but ultimately decided to pursue a hitting/outfield career after being drafted by the Dodgers in 2014. While it seems like he made a solid […]