Overtime action galore

A night of overtime games on the hardwood and on the ice to recap this morning. Plenty of baseball links as well.

Celtics lose
For the second time this month, the Celtics and Pistons went beyond regulation to settle a game. Two weeks ago, Boston outlasted Detroit in double-overtime. Last night, the defending champions came away victorious, topping the Celtics, 105-99, in one extra session (

Random Quote

Personally, I think it’s Pedro’s new Shaughnessy hairstyle that might be messing him up, but whatever is going on, Martinez needs to get back on track or he can forget about George Steinbrenner dangling many millions for many years on a guy with John Burkett stuff.

— Dan Shaughnessy, Boston Globe, Sept 9th, 2004.