FOXBORO -- The Patriots concluded their self-evaluation week on Thursday, and are now rewarded with three days off, thanks to a first-round playoff bye.
Mike Giardi has the headlines and highlights for Wednesday evening, including:
Avery Bradley returning to the lineup as the Celtics host the Grizzlies, but
How did Bill Belichick do in 2012 in running the Patriots? Danny Ainge with the Celtics? Peter Chiarelli with the Bruins? Ben Cherington with the Red Sox?
FOXBORO -- Seeing the Patriots record a season-high seven sacks in Sunday's 28-0 win over the Miami Dolphins, it would seem as if most of the praise for New England's first shutout since