Dec 6, 2012|
Doc Rivers spoke with the media after the Celtics beat the Timberwolves at the Garden, 104-94.
Transcript - will not be 100% accurate
It. When you've. Got to get a little. Bit. I -- term -- you know athleticism and I love how aggressive he was offensively. Need to she's looking to score. Which is always nice for us to his instincts -- -- capacity you're. So that was -- gave us. As such have great low post presence start today. And I thought that kind of set the tone force are. You know we're ran a lot tonight at our pace was great we ran to the polls. And played into our basketball -- That. Oh. -- -- -- I -- do or that you preaches but. You know it is everybody we got to look there we got to get stops and run the floor disturbance. The best part of this post that mr. speed noted that run be people to -- And that's that was unbelievable position then. I don't around the beginning of the game -- advanced past its first three or four times on the floor there was a pass to a pass to -- There's no help for the -- and so -- and we have to keep doing what you have to get stops to do that in first quarter of their home mortgages stops and in. That second quarter was that one of our. Better quarters but the second half defensive mister -- street. Yeah I was over Beirut pretty good to me that's a -- team to rebounded jets and and we held our own. Yeah you know. I don't know what I'm looking for in that regard you know I'll take either one I don't mind of almost fifty. -- -- -- but it is nice when. Just seem like he was a whole team effort everyone had their moments there Ra I was involved chip was great part of stretched Jeff had a stretch. Kevin had a stretch Rondo and that's that's pretty good basketball and play that way. Yeah that would put -- entire stretch -- you know I think we've been doing that lately honestly I thought the Portland game was good until the Milwaukee game was good stretches this game it's Neil -- and you can feel it start to come. That here but just coming -- you feel that he's gonna push through it's got to be great month Boris. -- the pace is great you know we got early baskets and but Rondo got in his hands -- Ronald got -- a chance to you know I think that's just as important to both things -- -- He controlled the team. And still made advance passes. Arm and that's -- we have deployed. Yeah. Yeah. You know who is this you know Bernadette too early for it's got a guy on the -- a little bit in the second half -- thought it came around and you know until our guys every day in and spun it just. Some of sellers in the purchase. Yes. And some are corps and he's somebody giving yourself to detain and -- -- maintenance. But I've been preaching for the last when you do that it's made so many good things happened just going to play your game and play hard and kind of get lost in our execution. Good things happen and I thought that was Brendan the second half. The he I think you know who I assume reporter game the one thing that. Around -- -- since it was you know the Courtney. -- combination together and you know. They've been together but it's almost like neither one of them really wanted to run the position. And when they are forced to they realize they're sets we can run -- don't have to be the point can be very effective now they're doing it. And so I thought they did that today and it was it was simple form. Yeah yeah. Bill without support mentioned this when Jim was off those two guards ran. And then good things up. So it was great tonight are you sick. I think -- I think it's going around the each player -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- But anyway you came -- completely -- -- now I don't know we'll cut to the next two days but he's not feeling great and and -- that that makes it more impressed. Now it. The girl's body era. Harming them these got it in -- use it and he's doormat. And I just like historically what I -- motors higher and is is is a cure is already out. So you put that with high motor good things to option. It no because I didn't know until just now so. Maybe -- -- but I'm not a know that that's good. You went to a particular team has figured out that they can score when they're down. I think the next that we have to figure out that we get stops or down and indeed that because the more stuff we get -- lax score more. And I think that's where -- at Toledo. I like to pace I like to temple. Yeah I didn't know what was gonna happen but I like where we're at how we're playing in just so we kept playing that way. Then we had a very -- Well I might just be -- -- -- you know because they've. They've they've handled it like to be humbled -- but they're they're playing well against us and we have to deal with that that they must have great confidence against us. Settles -- -- games I do like it -- in this stretch -- coming into it and we're starting to play a little with better. We struggled mine in Chile and so on low -- -- Bad stuff now that that's good the way I look at and in my demented way. I think those are all good things I think it's good challenge force. So to be a lot of fun. -- -- -- That mini last year probably more deterrence. The long ago but I like whom I think it's good I think it makes things very competitive the the first one because he knows you're gonna see you tomorrow to. I'm always like jokes like many playoff. In the in the middle of the season. Always like to start things. -- Well no that was some of them -- -- to call legal difference. Therefore -- a -- -- -- pep talk. The only thing I kept on just hang in there but detail on the -- partisan world. Thanks. To a service that.
Tom "Eugene" Curran joins the guys to discuss how the Patriots look coming out of OTAs. Then Christian and Lou discuss the Patriots playbook scandal.
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss Tom Brady's work in mini-camp and his response to recent criticism of his play.
Former NY Giants running back, Tiki Barber talks about Stevan Ridley's fumbling problem and reflects on what he did to fix the problem while he was still playing
Jackie Mac joins the guys to discuss her thoughts on a possible mid-season tournament in the NBA, LeBron's return to Cleveland, trade rumors with the Celtics and Red Sox, and Darrelle Revis' contract situation.
Jackie MacMullan of ESPN Boston to talk about the Lebron James Saga, the possibility of Rajon Rondo being traded, and the future of Marcus Smart.
Former coach of Celtics 1st-round pick Marcus Smart, Travis Ford joins MFB to talk about what Celtics fans should expect from the strong point guard. Among other things, Coach Ford says Smart will be a hard worker, and will improve his shooting ability.
Stephen Drew joins Joe Castiglione and Rob Bradford after the Red Sox offense continues to roll in a 14-1 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays.
Joe C. talked to the Sox ace after he
Joe & Dave talked to Rubby De La Rosa after the rookie pitcher went seven innings in the one-run win against the Royals at Fenway.
Rob Bradford is joined by WEEI.com Bruins beat writer DJ Bean, as well as Boston sports fan/blogger Turtleboy to talk all things Bruins free agency. With the B's recent moves, the conversation turns to where the Bruins might next turn and what kind of dent losing Jarome Iginla and Shawn Thornton might make.
DJ discusses Shawn Thornton's new deal, and the on going negotiations with Jerome Iginla
DJ Bean joins the program to dismiss the recent rumors that the Bruins are in discussions to trade Brad Marchand to the Sharks for Patrick Marleau
MLB HOF'er Peter Gammons joined the show to discuss what the Sox will do with Jon Lester.
John, Gerry and Jerry Thornton discussed the Red Sox sweep of the Royals.
The top stories of the day as recounted by John Dennis.
Do the Bills pose the biggest threat? Should Sean McManus force his announcers on CBS to NOT say Redskins? What happens next? Tiger win another major, or will Rory complete a career grand slam? Colby Lewis was angry at Colby Rasmus for bunting against the shift. Should Red Sox fans have false hope, or cautious optimism?
Tim bought the entire DVD box set of True Detective and binge-watched the entire series in one weekend. Christian found a man who made a spread sheet of how and when his wife said "No" to sex. And most importantly, Lou spoke about a boy named Danny Nickerson. Danny was diagnosed with brain cancer last fall. He loves to see his name on postcards and mail, so Lou encouraged people to send Danny birthday cards.
The guys respond to a Dan Shaughnessy column that points out that the Red Sox are on pace to finish in last place for the 2nd time in 3 years, yet ticket prices still remain among the highest in the league. Is Red Sox nation getting fat and happy now that the Curse of The Bambino has been lifted?
We delve into Tony Dungy's comments on Michael Sam and drafting him, and how there may be more at work here than on the surface.
We talk Sox after a sweep over the Royals at Fenway. We look at fan interest and how nothing in the AL East is even remotely decided at this point.
We tackle four topics, all spawned by Rory McIroy's futures bet he placed on his own son 10 years ago.
Mut and Villani are talking about whether the Red Sox will give Jon Lester the type of contract he is looking for, or whether they might be shopping him with rumors of the Red Sox scouting Cole Hamels.
Mut and Villani are talking about the MLB All Star Game, Adam Wainwright and Derek Jeter, and what are some of the worst ideas in sports.
In this episode we talk about transfers across Europe, players we want to see in the MLS, and Liverpool's Joe Allen joins the show!
As we inch closer to August the initial Fantasy Football picture is starting to become more clear. Today, Jim Hackett and Pete Davidson of Rotobahn.com review Pete’s most recent article on WEEI.com featuring 20 High Value Targets to consider. The conversation features a deep analysis on upside players like Justin Hunter, Aaron Dobson, Tavon Austin, Michael Floyd and Martellus Bennett. As well as a breakdown on three Quarterbacks including Tom Brady who should be strongly considered ahead of their current Average Draft Position. Get ahead of the information while these great Fantasy Stocks are low!
Rob Bradford is joined by Torey Lovullo, Red Sox bench coach, to talk about what went wrong with his team and how they might be able to fix it heading into the second half of the season. Included is a special guest cameo by Alex Speier.
Lester went 8 innings allowing only 4 hits and striking out 8 as the Red Sox swept the Royals. He walked off the mound to a standing ovation from the Fenway faithful. With every dominant performance, the price tag goes up.More from this show
The guys respond to a Dan Shaughnessy column that points out that the Red Sox are on pace to finish in last place for the 2nd time in 3 years, yet ticket prices still remain among the highest in the league. Is Red Sox nation getting fat and happy now that the Curse of The Bambino has been lifted?More from this show
Tim bought the entire DVD box set of True Detective and binge-watched the entire series in one weekend. Christian found a man who made a spread sheet of how and when his wife said "No" to sex. And most importantly, Lou spoke about a boy named Danny Nickerson. Danny was diagnosed with brain cancer last fall. He loves to see his name on postcards and mail, so Lou encouraged people to send Danny birthday cards.More from this show