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Johnson stops 30 shots, Islanders beat Bruins 3-2

Boston Bruins goalie Niklas Svedberg (72), of Sweden, makes a save as he is pressured by New York Islanders left wing Josh Bailey, left,  during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Thursday Oct. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

BOSTON (AP) — Former Bruins backup Chad Johnson stopped 30 shots, and Kyle Okposo scored the go-ahead goal in the second period to help the New York Islanders snap a two-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Thursday night.

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Red Sox hire Chili Davis as hitting coach

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have hired Chili Davis as their hitting coach.

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Celtics win preseason finale; 100-86 over Nets

Boston Celtics center Jared Sullinger (7) gathers in a rebound against Brooklyn Nets forward Mason Plumlee (1) as Celtics center Kelly Olynyk, lower right, looks on in the first quarter of a preseason NBA basketball game in Boston, Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — Rookie Marcus Smart scored 16 points and Jared Sullinger had 15 with 17 rebounds to lead the Boston Celtics to a 100-86 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night in the final preseason game for both teams.

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Back to the Garden for Boston college hoops teams

BOSTON (AP) — Six Boston-area college basketball teams are coming back to the TD Garden for the Coaches vs. Cancer tripleheader.

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Hernandez lawyers due in court in double slaying

BOSTON (AP) — Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez remains on track for a May trial in Boston on two murder charges.

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