No. 2 Virginia survives scare against Virginia Tech

...Panthers (13-7, 3-4) with 18 points. BOSTON COLLEGE 64, GEORGIA TECH 62In Atlanta...go-ahead basket with 1:10 remaining, and Boston College held off Georgia Tech or its first...Patrick Heckmann added 12 points for Boston College (9-9, 1-5 ACC).The loss...

Red-hot Cavaliers top Thunder

...111In Oakland, Calif., Stephen Curry had 22 points and 11 assists, Klay Thompson scored 31 points and Golden State beat Boston for its 19th consecutive home win. WIZARDS 117, NUGGETS 115 (OT)In Denver, Kris Humphries had 21 points and 14 rebounds...

Rants & Raves

...any common sense whatsoever and just act irresponsibly. It is only luck that the gun was not discharged. THE TRIAL OF THE Boston bomber (Dzhokhar Tsarnaev) is finally underway. Let's not dilly dally on this one. The whole trial and jury selection...

Tavares scores 4 in record scoring NHL All-Star game

...mark set by Pittsburgh legend Lemieux.Captain Jonathan Toews of the Chicago Blackhawks had a goal and four assists, as did Boston's Patrice Bergeron. Dallas' Tyler Seguin had two goals and two assists, Filip Forsberg of Nashville, and Rick Nash of...

Browns' Josh Gordon could be facing another lenghty suspension after failing drug test

...should be on their way to the Super Bowl in Arizona before a major snowstorm arrives.The team plans to leave Logan Airport in Boston at 12:30 p.m. on Monday after a City Hall rally scheduled for 11 a.m. Light snow is expected at mid-day before intensifying...

Boston organizers unveil plans for 2024 Olympics

BOSTON - Sailing in Boston Harbor. Baseball at Fenway Park. Beach volleyball on Boston Common, the oldest public park in the United States.The organizers of Boston's Olympic bid unveiled their plans for the 2024 Summer Games on Wednesday...


...Braves capJohn Smoltz will have the cap of the Atlanta Braves on his Hall of Fame plaque, while Pedro Martinez will have a Boston Red Sox cap.The Hall of Fame made the announcement Thursday. It said last week that Randy Johnson's plaque will have the...

Lady Dogs hold on, beat Aggies for first time

...two assists and a steal for the Tar Heels. BOSTON COLLEGE 60, NO. 15 DUKE 56In Boston, Emilee Daley scored 12 of her 17 points in...added 18 points, all in the first half, to help Boston College (9-10, 1-5 ACC) upset Duke (13-6...

Report: Interception by Colts led to deflated football talk

...noticed it was not fully inflated and informed Indianapolis coach Chuck Pagano.According to Newsday, as well as WCVB-TV in Boston, Colts general man ager Ryan Grigson was alerted about the ball in the stadium press box. Grigson contacted NFL director of...

Georgia rallies past Mississippi for third SEC win in a row

...14-4, 3-2 SEC) beat Florida (10-8, 3-2). SYRACUSE 69, BOSTON COLLEGE 61In Syracuse, N.Y., Michael Gbinije had 17 points...the Orange (14-5, 5-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) held off Boston College (8-9, 0-5).