Red Sox, Bruins, Celtics return to action after tragic week in Boston

Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz pumps his fist in front of an American flag and a line of Boston Marathon volunteers, background, after addressing the crowd before a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Kansas City Royals in Boston, Saturday, April 20, 2013. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

View gallery

24 photos

The Boston Red Sox and Bruins remembered victims of the week's violence before Saturday afternoon games. The Celtics opened the NBA playoffs Saturday evening by visiting the New York Knicks.

David Ortiz punctuates Red Sox pregame with strong statement | Boston Celtics unveil a tribute patch, charity drive | Boston Bruins honor cops | Neil Diamond serenades Fenway Park

View Comments