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Celtics to open season Dec. 23 against Milwaukee

The NBA announced its national TV schedule for the first three days of the season, beginning with a doubleheader on Dec. 22. 1 hour ago


Kemba Walker was tired of playing in pain, and just wants to feel ‘100% comfortable’

The Celtics guard received a stem-cell injection in his knee in October and is expected to resume on-court activities this month. 1 hour ago


The Winter Olympics are just 14 months away, but getting there may be harder than ever

With the coronavirus surging, every winter sports federation is crossing its fingers and hoping to hold some semblance of a season.

MLS playoffs

Seattle Sounders back in West final with 1-0 win over FC Dallas

Seattle advanced to the Western Conference final for the fourth time in five seasons, and ended the season for Dallas for the second straight year.

Sports Log

ACC shuffles schedule, sets up Clemson-Notre Dame rematch

The ACC announced Notre Dame’s game against Wake Forest, which was rescheduled for Dec. 12 after being postponed in late September, will not be played.

US Soccer and Women’s Stars reach deal on working conditions

The United States Soccer Federation and its World Cup champion women’s team said Tuesday that they had resolved the players’ outstanding claims about working conditions, a rare moment of détente — and mutual happiness — in the sides’ long-running legal fight about equal pay.

Celtics will play Nets on Christmas afternoon, per report

Boston will face the Brooklyn Nets at 5 p.m. as part of a series of games that start at noon and run until after midnight.

Baseball’s talent pool is deep when the Red Sox are ready to make a splash

Fernando Tatis Jr., Jo Adell may be on Chaim Bloom's radar when the Red Sox are ready to take their next big rebuilding steps.