Celtics rout Knicks 115-94

Evan Turner had his first career triple-double with 10 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists and Boston pulled away with 20 unanswered points in the second half and extended New York's losing streak to eight with a 115-94 win on Wednesday night.

NBA roundup

Quincy Pondexter scored a career-high 25 points and the New Orleans Pelicans won their third straight, 102-96 over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night.

Mavericks' Rondo suspended for one game

The Mavericks suspended Rajon Rondo for Wednesday’s night game in Atlanta for conduct detrimental to the team, a day after the point guard had a heated exchange on the court with coach Rick Carlisle and was benched.

NFL notes

A person with knowledge of the negotiations confirms the Denver Broncos and Peyton Manning’s representatives are discussing ways to revise his contract and give the team more flexibility in free agency.

Steinbrenner isn't looking back when it comes to A-Rod

Hank Steinbrenner is looking ahead and not back when it comes to Alex Rodriguez.


Misto has the proper focus on her day and night jobs

This is Holly Misto. She looks into the eyes of her patients by day, an optometrist at a...


Fitzgerald stays with Cards

Larry Fitzgerald is staying with the Arizona Cardinals, the only home he’s known in his 11-year NFL career.

Dorsett played football ‘not knowing’ dementia could result

Hall of Fame running back Tony Dorsett says he started playing football "not knowing that the end was going to be like this" - what he calls a frustrating battle with a condition caused by head trauma that can lead to dementia and depression.

NFL Films founder Ed Sabol dies at age 98

Ed Sabol, the NFL Films founder who revolutionized sports broadcasting and reimagined pro football from an up-and-coming league to must-watch theater, has died. He was 98.

NFL roundup

Prosecutors dismissed domestic violence charges against Panthers defensive end and soon-to-be free agent Greg Hardy on Monday after they said the accuser in the case couldn't be found.


Angels' Hamilton meets with MLB officials

Los Angeles Angels left fielder Josh Hamilton was to meet with Major League Baseball officials Wednesday about a disciplinary issue, and the team is bracing for possible penalties.

Big Papi won't speed up

David Ortiz has a deliberate routine at the plate. He sounded prepared to pay for it.

A $63 million risk? Sox expect to be rewarded

The Red Sox are all in on Cuba, with their pursuit of acclaimed prospect Yoan Moncada the latest example.


NBA roundup

Avery Bradley scored 23 points, Isaiah Thomas burned his former team with eight critical points in the last two minutes, and the Boston Celtics held off the Phoenix Suns 115-110 Monday night.

Cavaliers roll past the Knicks

LeBron James was sitting comfortably on the bench and figured on staying there. Then J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert punctuated their return to New York with an alley-oop that demanded he stand.

NBA roundup

DeMarcus Cousins had 31 points and 15 rebounds, Rudy Gay scored 28 and the Sacramento Kings beat the Boston Celtics 109-101 Friday night to make new coach George Karl a winner in his return to the NBA.


Rangers keep on winning without Lundqvist and Nash

The New York Rangers have proven they can thrive without No. 1 goalie Henrik Lundqvist. Now they are even finding ways to win when leading scorer Rick Nash is sidelined, too.

NHL roundup

Zack Kassian broke a 1-1 tie with a goal early in the third period and Eddie Lack preserved the lead with 13 of his 40 saves in the final period for the Vancouver Canucks in a 2-1 win over the struggling Boston Bruins on Tuesday night.


Mohegan Sun hosting WNBA Draft and All-Star Game again

Connecticut, long since the once and future home office of women’s college basketball, is about to retire the trophy as the headquarters for the WNBA, too.

WNBA All-Star game will return to Mohegan Sun

The WNBA’s best players are headed back to Mohegan Sun Arena this summer.


Love III ready for his Ryder Cup II

Davis Love III was on his porch in Sea Island taking part in a conference call for the first Ryder Cup Task Force meeting, and he was shocked by what he heard.

Baseball notes

Red Sox sign Cuban teen with bonus that exposes inequity

Manfred wants to keep speeding the game up

Commissioner Rob Manfred says new rules intended to speed up the pace of games are aimed at luring younger fans to baseball.

NHL roundup

Patrice Bergeron opened the scoring with his 200th goal, then added two assists in Boston's four-goal second period and the Bruins snapped a season-high six-game losing streak with a 6-2 rout of the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday.



7 p.m., ESPN - NCAA men: Nebraska at Ohio State.

7 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA men: Vanderbilt at Tennessee.

7 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: High Point at North Carolina Asheville.

7 p.m., SNY - NCAA men: Delaware at Drexel.

7:30 p.m., YES - NCAA women: Virginia at North Carolina. (joined in progress)

8 p.m., TNT - NBA: Golden State Warriors at Cleveland Cavaliers.

8 p.m., FS1 - NCAA men: Texas-El Paso at Louisiana Tech.

9 p.m., ESPN - NCAA men: Arizona at Colorado.

9 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA men: Southern Methodist at Memphis.

9 p.m., ESPNU - NCAA men: Rutgers at Purdue.

10:30 p.m., TNT - NBA: Oklahoma City Thunder at Phoenix Suns.

10:30 p.m., FS1 - NCAA men: Arizona State at Utah.

11 p.m., ESPN2 - NCAA men: San Diego at Gonzaga.


5 a.m., Golf Channel - European PGA: Joburg Open from Johannesburg, South Africa. (taped today)

2 p.m., Golf Channel - PGA: Honda Classic from Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

1 a.m. (Friday), Golf Channel - LPGA Thailand from Chonburi.


8:30 p.m., NBCSN - NHL: Minnesota Wild at Nashville Predators.


1 p.m., FS1 - UEFA Europa League: Liverpool at Besiktas.

3 p.m., FS1 - UEFA Europa League: Young Boys at Everton.


6 a.m., Tennis Channel - ATP: Dubai Championship from United Arab Emirates.

7:30 a.m., Tennis Channel - WTA: Qatar Total Open from Doha.

4 p.m., Tennis Channel - ATP: Abierto Mexicano Telcel from Acapulco, Mexico.