Heat 104, Celtics 98

Celtics’ 16-game winning streak ended by Heat

Boston Celtics' Terry Rozier, second from right, and Marcus Morris (13) watch during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, in Miami. The Heat won 104-98. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

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The Celtics rallied late but this time a double-digit deficit was too much to overcome.

Fluto Shinzawa | On Hockey

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/23/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/877611670.jpg Anton Khudobin has been a savior for Bruins

Khudobin has won three in a row as Tuukka Rask sits on the bench.


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Charlie McAvoy scored in the 11th round of the shootout.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Chin110917PatriotsPractice_Spt6-13952.jpg Tom Brady misses practice and is listed with Achilles’ injury

Brady was among six Patriots starters who did not participate, as was Rob Gronkowski (illness).


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/shaughnessy1-13969.jpg A lot of sports morsels on our plate at Thanksgiving

Here are some thoughts on the Patriots, the Baseball Hall of Fame, and other things to chew on.

Celtics notebook

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Erik Spoelstra coached the Heat in 2012-13, when they won 27 in a row.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/23/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/867846612-13992.jpg Trevor Reilly has made most of opportunity with Patriots

Reilly started against the Broncos and played 17.6 percent of the defensive snaps against the Raiders.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/869975060.jpg Pedro Martinez headlines The Globies’ Editors’ Choice Awards

The former Red Sox pitcher will receive the Boston Pride Award at the Dec. 5 celebration at House of Blues Boston.

Season Ticket Podcast

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/seasonticket_300-13961.jpg Touching all the bases with Chad Finn

Baseball’s Hall of Fame and the passing of former Patriots receiver Terry Glenn are among a range of topics on Wednesday’s podcast.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/873059916.jpg Former Bruin Jimmy Hayes enjoying time with Devils

Hayes had three goals and three assists in 15 games for the Devils entering Wednesday.

Alex Speier

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/06/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/michael_chavis1.jpg How Michael Chavis could figure into the Red Sox’ plans for 2018

He won’t be a part of the Red Sox’ big league team next spring, but Chavis is a factor as they work to assemble their Opening Day lineup.


Patriots Replay: Key plays from New England’s win over the Raiders

Here’s our weekly look at the key plays in the Patriots’ game after reviewing the film.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/21/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/02e720ba7f7c45bbb652385b4b4b5bd9-02e720ba7f7c45bbb652385b4b4b5bd9-0.jpg Joe Morgan is too late with call to ban steroid users from Hall of Fame

As noble as his cause may be, the voters’ attitudes clearly have shifted in recent years.

Boston , MA - 11/22/2017 -Everett #6 Kevin Brown Rushing touchdown first quarter. Masconomet Regional vs. No.. 1 ranked Everett (John Cetrino for The Boston Globe) Sports

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Kevin Brown helps Everett roll at Fenway Park

The senior running back had 101 yards and 3 TDs for the Tide.

Is Bobby Orr’s goal the greatest moment in NHL history?

The league’s bracket-style competition is down to two, and Orr is up against a Mario Lemieux tour-de-force.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/20/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/RinaldiPats22.jpg Patriots’ Dion Lewis delivers with power and balance

This season, the running back has emerged as New England’s lead back.

NFL notebook

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/b240f8d245044346808c4d160c424c77-b240f8d245044346808c4d160c424c77-0.jpg Chiefs sign veteran CB Darrelle Revis

Kansas City signed the 37-year-old cornerback in a bid to bolster its porous pass defense, which ranks 28th in the league (250 ypg).


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/74f8ebfb5f284413802863939c2f5ce9-74f8ebfb5f284413802863939c2f5ce9-0.jpg Clippers’ Patrick Beverley expected to miss rest of season

Guard played just 11 games after being acquired in off-season trade for Chris Paul.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/06/20/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/4f05b7365a5b4379b09a5ed56e6e8b31-4f05b7365a5b4379b09a5ed56e6e8b31-0.jpg Red Sox’ decision not to protect Trey Ball is telling

The club’s 2013 first-round pick stands as an example of the difficulty the Sox have had developing homegrown pitching.

Boston, MA: October 2, 2017: The Celtics Kyrie Irving (right) dribbles by head coach Brad Stevens (left) during first quarter action. The Boston Celtics hosted the Charlotte Hornets in a pre season NBA basketball game at the TD Garden. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff).

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Chad Finn

If only we got to watch Kyrie Irving play ball every day . . .

Irving’s performance through his first 17 games with the Celtics is a satisfying reminder of what an A-list NBA superstar looks like.

Patriots notebook

Patriots cut defensive end Cassius Marsh

Marsh has played just two snaps the past two games.

High School Football

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/11/24/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/lee_bccm3_spts.jpg It’s Thanksgiving rivalry week. What’s your team’s record?

Across Massachusetts, traditional rivals will square off Thursday. Check the numbers and be the most-informed person in the stands.

Boston, MA: 11-21-17: BC High DB Bobby DeMeo (left) stretches the jersey of Catholic Memorial WR Hunter Tully as he and fellow Eagle DB Kaleb Moody (11,right) bring him down in the first quarter. Boston College High School took on Catholic Memorial High School in a football game held at Fenway Park. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)

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BC High runs wild over Catholic Memorial at Fenway Park

Will Bowen and Danny Abraham combined for 261 rushing yards and three TDs to lead the charge.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2016/08/07/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/davis_bosatlpre7_spts.jpg Former Celtics star Ray Allen tells Orlando court he was ‘catfished’

Allen has asked a court to throw out a case where he is accused of stalking someone he met online.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/21/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/bledoeglenn.png Drew Bledsoe wrote a heartfelt essay about his late friend, Terry Glenn

“I knew where he was going to be and could let it fly,” Bledsoe wrote. “I can see it so clearly even now.”

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/21/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/9ccfb664b8a24334946e98d696c91c3d-9ccfb664b8a24334946e98d696c91c3d-0.jpg Joe Thomas calls out Bill Belichick for complaining about playing in Mexico City

The injured Browns offensive lineman suggested that the Atlanta Falcons have a bigger gripe for having to play at Seattle Monday night.