OF Grady Sizemore signs one-year deal with Red Sox – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBOSTON (AP) — Oft-injured outfielder Grady Sizemore has agreed to a $750,000, one-year contract with the Boston Red Sox. A three-time All-Star, the 31-year-old has played eight major league…

Mirai Nagasu left off Olympic team despite placing 3rd – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBOSTON – Mirai Nagasu was left off the U.S. women’s figure skating team for Sochi despite finishing third and being the only one of the top skaters with Olympic…

Paul Millsap leads Hawks in win vs Celtics – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBOSTON (AP) — Paul Millsap had season highs with 34 points and 15 rebounds and the Atlanta Hawks rallied for a 92-91 win over the Boston Celtics on Tuesday…

Carmelo Anthony says he’s never experienced this – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBOSTON — The walk from the visitor’s locker room at TD Garden to the bus ramp takes about two minutes. For New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony, it’s another…

Penguins D Brooks Orpik taken off ice on stretcher – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBOSTON (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik was taken off the ice on a stretcher after being pulled down and punched by Boston’s Shawn Thornton in the opening…