Stories by Jimmy Golen

Monday, Jan. 25, 2016

Belichick's decisions questioned

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - You still see T-shirts around the home of the New England Patriots with coach Bill Belichick's scowling face and the mantra "In Bill We Trust."
By Jimmy Golen

Monday, Jan. 18, 2016

Brady in awe over playoff success

On Sunday, Tom Brady will play in the AFC Championship Game for the fifth time in a row and the 10th time in his career, extending what was already an NFL record.
By Jimmy Golen

Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016

Patriots return to form, AFC title game

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The Patriots’ late-season slump didn’t mean much when the playoffs came to New England. Kansas City’s 11-game winning streak mattered even less.
By Jimmy Golen

Friday, Jan. 15, 2016

Status of Patriots' Jones is uncertain

New England coach Bill Belichick refused to say whether Chander Jones would be benched for today's game with the Chiefs.
By Jimmy Golen

Friday, Jan. 1, 2016

Canadiens use Patriot mojo to beat Bruins

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. Mike Condon stopped 27 shots to help Montreal beat Boston 5-1 on Friday at the Winter Classic.
By Jimmy Golen

Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015

Women's pro, oldtimers game serve as Winter Classic prelude

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Since the NHL first experimented with outdoor games more than a decade ago, the Winter Classic has grown into a festival of fresh air hockey that this year included for the ...
By Jimmy Golen

Friday, Dec. 11, 2015

Golden State hangs on to beat Boston in double overtime

BOSTON - Stephen Curry scored 38 points with 11 rebounds and eight assists and the Golden State Warriors improved to 24-0 this season by outlasting the Boston Celtics 124-119 in double overtime ...
By Jimmy Golen

Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015

Patriots eager to move on from scandal

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - The New England Patriots' fourth Super Bowl banner will be unveiled tonight. The fans will have their chance to shower quarterback Tom Brady with adulation. Oh, yeah, they'll ...
By Jimmy Golen

Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015

Red Sox bring in ex-Tigers boss Dombrowski to run club

BOSTON - New Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski thought enough of the team to pick Boston over other suitors.
By Jimmy Golen

Friday, Aug 14, 2015

Brady makes brief show in Patriots' 22-11 loss to Packers

Tom Brady had better hope his legal defense is better than his football defense.
By Jimmy Golen

Saturday, Aug 8, 2015

Volleyball star May-Treanor back on sand

For three-time Olympic gold medalist Misty May-Treanor, returning to the AVP tour has been more of a reunion than a comeback.
By Jimmy Golen

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Brady files lawsuit against NFL

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Tom Brady took the fight over his "Deflategate" suspension to social media and federal court on Wednesday, and Patriots owner Robert Kraft backed the three-time Super Bowl MVP.
By Jimmy Golen

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Martinez has number retired by Red Sox

BOSTON - The script called for Jason Varitek to remain in the dugout until it was time for the ceremonial first pitch. Pedro Martinez was never one to follow the script.
By Jimmy Golen

Monday, June 15, 2015

Braves top Red Sox

Atlanta's Williams Perez prefers starting to relieving. In the last week, he's been good at both.
By Jimmy Golen

Monday, April 20, 2015

Ethiopian wins Boston Marathon

BOSTON - Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, won his second Boston Marathon on Monday, while Kenya's Carolina Rotich won the women's race.
By Jimmy Golen

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Goalie's gaffe helps Friars claim hockey title

BOSTON - Boston University goalie Matt O'Connor gave up a tying own goal in the third period, then Brandon Tanev scored with 6:17 left and Providence beat the Terriers 4-3 on Saturday night for ...
By Jimmy Golen

Friday, April 10, 2015

Nearby foes to meet for college hockey title

BOSTON - Boston University coach David Quinn has a chance to become a hero on campus and a pariah at the country club all at the same time.
By Jimmy Golen

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Boston Marathon opens new 'front door'

BOSTON - Close to the spot where the second bomb exploded during the 2013 Boston Marathon, race organizers are building a combination clubhouse, interactive museum and retail store.
By Jimmy Golen

Monday, March 2, 2015

Rulings leave Peterson, other players in limbo

BOSTON — There is a defensive end heading for free agency who had 15 sacks in his last full season. Greg Hardy’s current team, the Carolina Panthers, isn’t expected to make him an offer.
By Jimmy Golen

Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015

Boston edges Atlanta on last-second shot

BOSTON - Evan Turner made a running scoop shot with 0.2 seconds left to give Boston its only lead of the game, and the Celtics sent the Atlanta Hawks to just their third loss of the calendar year, ...
By Jimmy Golen
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