Mike Giardi has the headlines and highlights for Wednesday evening, including:
The Red Sox' acquisition of closer Joel Hanrahan from the Pirates, and . . .
. . . their official signing of shortstop Stephen Drew,
Bill Belichick saying that Rob Gronkowski still isn't ready to return from his broken forearm, though the team is taking it day-by-day,
Tom Brady hoping for a better performance Sunday against the Dolphins than they put in last week against the Jaguars, especially since they're still eligible for a first-round bye, and
The Celtics heading to the West Coast after an impressive win over the Nets in Brooklyn on Christmas Day.