Boston Celtics

Jan 28, 2020; Miami, Florida, USA; Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart (36) shoots over Miami Heat guard Duncan Robinson (55) during the first half at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

By Alex Barth,

Here’s the key stories in sports to start the day from 98.5 The Sports Hub…

Super Bowl coverage continues from Miami: Things get rolling on day three of Radio Row at the Super Bowl. 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Zolak & Bertrand, and Felger & Mazz will be on location in Miami with interviews and more. Rich Shertenlieb of Toucher & Rich is also in Miami and will be doing interviews throughout the week.

Celtics defeat Heat: The Boston Celtics improved to 31-15 after topping the Miami Heat last night 109-101. The visit to South Beach was the C’s final game of a five-day, three-game road trip.

Red Sox rumors pick up: A pair of reports from MLB Network’s Jon Heyman shed some light to the two biggest decisions currently facing the Boston Red Sox. Heyman gave updates regarding the team’s shopping of superstar Mookie Betts, as well as their managerial search.

Mitch Moreland returns: The Red Sox agreed to a one-year contract with first baseman Mitch Moreland Tuesday night. Moreland has been with the team since 2017.

Dante Scarnecchia retires: The New England Patriots long-time offensive line coach retired Tuesday after 36 years in the NFL. Members of the organization including Bill Belichick and Robert Kraft responded Tuesday night.

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