Seven Patriots selected for AFC Pro Bowl team

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Seven Patriots selected for AFC Pro Bowl team

Seven New England Patriots were selected for the AFC Pro Bowl team.
Quarterback Tom Brady, TE Rob Gronkowski, G Logan Mankins, LB Jerod Mayo, WR Matthew Slater, WR Wes Welker and DT Vince Wilfork were selected.
It is the eighth selection for Brady, the fifth for Mankins, Welker, and Wilfork, and the second for Grownkowski, Mayo, and Slater.
The 2013 Pro Bowl on Jan. 27 at Aloha Stadium in Hawaii.

Rakell gets two goals, Ducks snap Bruins' streak with 5-3 win

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Rakell gets two goals, Ducks snap Bruins' streak with 5-3 win

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Rickard Rakell broke a tie with his second goal with 2:34 to play, and the Anaheim Ducks snapped Boston's four-game winning streak under new coach Bruce Cassidy with a 5-3 victory over the Bruins on Wednesday night.

Rakell also scored in the second period for the Ducks and has 24 goals in his outstanding season. Ondrej Kase, Josh Manson and Andrew Cogliano also scored for Anaheim, and Jonathan Bernier made 26 saves in his first victory since Jan. 23.

Frank Vatrano scored the tying goal in the third period for the Bruins, who hadn't lost since Cassidy replaced Claude Julien on Feb. 7. Defensemen Brandon Carlo and Zdeno Chara scored early goals, and Tuukka Rask stopped 20 shots.

Anaheim beat Boston for the seventh straight time.