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Red Wings beat Bruins 2-1 for franchise's 3,000th victory

Nov. 30, 2021 22:07 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Marc Staal’s first goal of the season was the tiebreaker with just over eight minutes remaining in the third period, and Alex Nedeljkovic made 41 saves, leading Detroit to a 2-1 win over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night, the Red Wings’ 3,000th victory. ...

Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy placed in COVID-19 protocol

Nov. 30, 2021 17:13 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy has been placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol. Cassidy is the first Bruins player or coach to be added to the protocol this season and will miss Boston's game Tuesday night against Detroit. General manager Don Sweeney...

TSA: Passenger had handgun in backpack at Boston airport

Nov. 30, 2021 12:16 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — A Maine man was stopped at Boston's Logan International Airport last week with a 9mm handgun and a gun magazine in his backback, the Transportation Security Administration said. The man was stopped at about 5:30 a.m. Friday at a Terminal B security...

Judge strikes down Boston's eviction moratorium

Nov. 30, 2021 09:53 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts Housing Court judge overturned Boston's eviction moratorium, saying the city's public health commission had overstepped its emergency powers. Judge Irene Bagdoian wrote in her decision Monday that evictions are a matter of state law, not...

Bruins F Marchand suspended 3 games for slew-footing Canuck

Nov. 29, 2021 17:39 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The NHL on Monday suspended Bruins forward Brad Marchand for three games for slew-footing Canucks defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson during Boston's 3-2 victory a day earlier. It is the seventh suspension of Marchand's career. He will lose about $92,000 in...

Key people and background in MLB labor negotiations

Nov. 29, 2021 17:19 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Key people and background in Major League Baseball’s labor negotiations: COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT A five-year contract between MLB and the Major League Baseball Players Association expires at 11:59 p.m. EST on Dec. 1. ...

Red Sox owners reach agreement to buy Pittsburgh Penguins

Nov. 29, 2021 17:09 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mario Lemieux and Ron Burkle rescued the Pittsburgh Penguins out of bankruptcy more than 20 years ago, a decision that helped turn the team into one of the NHL's marquee franchises. The Penguins' spot in Pittsburgh secure for years to come and with...

Brad Marchand, Linus Ullmark carry Bruins past Canucks 3-2

Nov. 28, 2021 22:52 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Brad Marchand scored the tying goal on a power play in the third period and set-up David Pastrnak’s go-ahead score, helping the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Sunday night. Anton Blidh also scored for Boston, and Linus...

McCoy's late 3 lifts Boston University over Merrimack 61-60

Nov. 28, 2021 17:47 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Javante McCoy buried a 3-pointer with two seconds left in the game to lift Boston University to a 61-60 win over Merrimack on Sunday. Sukhmail Mathon drew a foul with :21 left and converted both free throws to get the Terriers within two, 60-58, then found...

No. 21 Wake Forest beats BC 41-10, will play for ACC title

Nov. 27, 2021 16:18 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson had no complaints about sharing the screen on his postgame video call. “Say hello to our new friend,” he said, holding up the ACC’s Atlantic Division trophy after the No. 21 Demon Deacons beat Boston College 41-10 to...