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BOSTON (AP) - Boston coach Brad Stevens wasn't about to completely praise rookie Marcus Smart's performance.
Anderson 1-9 2-2 4, Jefferson 4-12 3-4 11, Plumlee 5-11 5-8 15, Teague 4-6 2-3 10, Karasev 2-11 1-1 6, Reed 2-3 0-0 4, Teletovic 5-10 2-2 15, Bogdanovic 2-7 3-4 9, Gutierrez 4-6 4-4 12, Jordan 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 29-75 22-28 86.
BOSTON (AP) - The National Weather Service is warning of gusty northeast winds in coastal areas of eastern Massachusetts from an offshore storm.
BOSTON (AP) - Colleges remain inconsistent in the way they handle athletes' concussions, according to a Harvard University study that comes more than four years after the NCAA began requiring schools to educate their players about the risks of head trauma and develop plans to keep injured athletes off the field.
BOSTON (AP) - Independent candidate for Massachusetts governor Evan Falchuk has gone to court to try to force the organizers of an Oct. 27 gubernatorial debate to include him.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - The American Postal Workers Union is calling upon Harvard University's president to oppose a deal between Staples Inc. and the U.S. Postal Service, or resign her seat on the office supply company's board.
LINTHICUM, Md. (AP) - WOW air says it will begin offering nonstop, low-fare service to Iceland from BWI.
BOSTON (AP) - A federal jury in the trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) has completed its first full day of deliberations without reaching a verdict.