Taking Stock Of David Pastrnak’s Hart Trophy Chances Amid Stellar Season — NESN.com

Most teams in the NHL are through at least 25 games this season, so you can better assess who actually is on pace to have a career year versus who might’ve just had a hot start. David Pastrnak appears on pace for a big year. There always have been flashes of Hart Trophy-level skill from…

Taking Stock Of David Pastrnak’s Hart Trophy Chances Amid Stellar Season — NESN.com

There are now 6 serious contenders in the East — Three Seconds In The Key

One month can make a huge difference. For one, it can create an NBA where the East looks frightening again, but in a good way. What was two legitimate East contenders has turned into six, as the battle for the conference shapes into a tooth and nail fight. Milwaukee Bucks They have been there from […]

There are now 6 serious contenders in the East — Three Seconds In The Key

Surprise, surprise — backup Hutchinson in goal as Leafs open back to back with Buffalo — Toronto Sun

BUFFALO — The fresh outlook around the Maple Leafs since Sheldon Keefe took over from the fired Mike Babcock has been extended to the backup goaltender. Read More:

Surprise, surprise — backup Hutchinson in goal as Leafs open back to back with Buffalo — Toronto Sun

Clippers prepare to go forth for ‘a while’ without Rodney McGruder — Daily News

Doc Rivers is neither a doctor nor a psychic, but the Clippers’ coach has been around basketball long enough to confidently predict Wednesday night that Rodney McGruder won’t be seeing the court again “for a while.” McGruder started Wednesday for Kawhi Leonard – who Rivers said was in the locker room, ruled out because of…

Clippers prepare to go forth for ‘a while’ without Rodney McGruder — Daily News

‘Misleading, insincere and concerning’: Akim Aliu responds to statement from Flames coach — Calgary Sun

The Calgary Flames are set to hit the ice on Friday, for their first practice at home and their first skate at Scotiabank Saddledome since the allegations towards head coach Bill Peters surfaced. Read More

‘Misleading, insincere and concerning’: Akim Aliu responds to statement from Flames coach — Calgary Sun

Celtics Notes: Kemba Walker’s 39 Points Highlight Win Over Kyrie-less Nets — NESN.com

[nesn_embed service=dailymotion src=”https://www.dailymotion.com/embed/video/x7oaqeb” width=”480″ height=”270″] Kemba Walker was taken off the court on a stretcher Nov. 22 against the Denver Nuggets. It was a much different scene Wednesday at TD Garden just five days later. [nesn_embed_the_score team=”celtics”] The Boston Celtics point guard posted a season-high 39 points on 13-of-24 shooting to go along with six […]

Celtics Notes: Kemba Walker’s 39 Points Highlight Win Over Kyrie-less Nets — NESN.com

Tremont Waters Dominates Once Again In Record-Breaking Red Claws Win — NESN.com

The Celtics got one of the better second-round steals in Tremont Waters, and he’s proving that early in his professional career. Boston fans got a taste of the 5-foot-10 point guard Monday when he was called up in Kemba Walker’s absence. Waters posted seven points, three assists and two rebounds in 20 minutes in his NBA…

Tremont Waters Dominates Once Again In Record-Breaking Red Claws Win — NESN.com