HOUSTON (AP) — Tom Brady led the Patriots to the biggest comeback in Super Bowl history, overcoming a 25-point deficit in a 34-28 overtime victory over Atlanta. Brady won the game’s MVP award after throwing 62 passes for 466 yards, both Super Bowl records. New England scored the final 31 points of the game including the winning two-yard scoring run by James White.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — NBA scoring leader Russell Westbrook had 19 of his 42 points in the fourth quarter to power Oklahoma City to a 105-99 win over Portland. Westbrook hit five free throws in the final minute to finish off his eighth 40-point performance of the season.
BOSTON (AP) — The Clippers’ Paul Pierce got a prolonged ovation from the Boston fans when he was introduced before Sunday’s 107-102 loss to the Celtics. The forward spent his first 15 seasons with the Celtics and was making his final appearance in Boston as a player before he retires.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — For the second year in a row, Hideki Matsuyama has won the Phoenix Open and for the second straight year it was on the fourth playoff hole. He rolled in a 10-foot birdie putt to beat Webb Simpson after both finished regulation at 17-under par.
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canada lost the decisive match to Britain in the first round of the Davis Cup Sunday when a player, disappointed by his own shot, launched a spare ball that hit the chair umpire in the left eye. Seventeen-year old Denis Shapovalov was defaulted giving Britain the match and a 3-2 victory.