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Contract extension in hand, Edelman can get down to business

May. 23, 2019 2:51 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — On the day after his 33rd birthday, a newly enriched Julian Edelman was doing what he loves best: practicing with his fellow New England Patriots. "We got something done," the veteran wide receiver said Thursday after the Patriots concluded an organized team activity on the...

Bruins hoping to win Stanley Cup, join Boston's title parade

May. 22, 2019 7:31 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — It's been more than three months since the last championship parade in Boston, and the city is getting antsy. Sure, the Red Sox won the World Series last October. And the New England Patriots earned their sixth Super Bowl victory in February. But since then: Nothing. And Boston's sports fans...

Bruins will scrimmage to stay sharp for Stanley Cup Final

May. 21, 2019 11:07 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins think they've found a way to stay sharp for the Stanley Cup Final while waiting a total of 10 days between games. The Eastern Conference champions will hold a public intrasquad scrimmage on Thursday night, and coach Bruce Cassidy said he'll try to maintain a regular game-day...

AP Source: Pats, Edelman agree to two-year extension

May. 21, 2019 6:18 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says the New England Patriots have reached an agreement on a two-year extension with receiver Julian Edelman. The deal is worth $18 million and includes an $8 million signing bonus and $12 million in guaranteed money. The source spoke on the...

Kraft trial postponed while prosecutors appeal video ruling

May. 21, 2019 5:49 PM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge has delayed the trial of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft on a misdemeanor charge that he paid for sex at a massage parlor. Judge Leonard Hanser agreed Tuesday to postpone the trial indefinitely while prosecutors appeal his decision blocking their use of...

Eagles' Chris Long announces retirement after 11 NFL seasons

May. 19, 2019 2:03 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eagles defensive lineman Chris Long announced his retirement from football Saturday night, ending an 11-year NFL playing career that included winning two Super Bowl titles and the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award. Long posted his decision on Twitter , with a tweet that included a...

Kraft's prosecutors appeal block of massage parlor video

May. 17, 2019 7:03 PM EDT

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Florida prosecutors are appealing a judge's decision to block them from using video that allegedly shows New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft engaging in paid sex at a massage parlor. The Palm Beach County State Attorney's Office on Friday filed a notice to appeal Monday's...

Days after Kraft ruling, judge in Florida nixes spa video

May. 16, 2019 5:50 PM EDT

VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A judge is barring prosecutors from using surveillance video taken inside a Florida massage parlor in a prostitution case, days after another judge suppressed video in a similar case involving New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft. The Indian River County judge ruled Thursday that...

Patriots sign LB Jamie Collins, release DL Frank Herron

May. 16, 2019 5:28 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jamie Collins is returning to the New England Patriots. The Patriots signed the free-agent linebacker Thursday. They also announced the release of defensive lineman Frank Herron. The 29-year-old Collins was a second-round draft pick by New England in 2013. He became a pivotal part...

Patriots sign 1st-round draft pick N'Keal Harry

May. 15, 2019 7:06 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots have signed first-round draft pick N'Keal Harry. The receiver from Arizona State was the 32nd overall pick in the draft. At 6-foot-4 and 213 pounds, Harry had 213 receptions for 2,889 yards and 22 touchdowns for the Sun Devils. He also ran 23 times for 144...