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The boys get into the Celtics with the draft only a few days away. What does Danny do? Trade the picks for a veteran or go young? Also, Butch is interested in if the C's will pick up Embiid if he's available at #6 despite the injury. When it's all said and done after the draft, we'll probably have a better idea of the future for Rondo. Butch and Buck debate if he is a leader. The Red Sox are still in the mix here too.
Butch and Buck discuss their thoughts on the Spurs domination over the Heat so far and if they will finish Miami off tonight. This leads to a larger discussion on Lebron and his teammates, his off-court behavior and his place in history. The boys chat with callers about their top 5 NBA players after 1978.
with one team. Think about who didn't make it from stem to stern in Boston. Ray Bourque , Bobby Orr , Dwight Evans, Bob Cousy and now Pierce. As a kid, you might identify a player with a certain team, but that doesn't mean their paycheck always
footsteps of Red Auerbach and company may have been cool, but it didn't affect him the way it did Tommy Heinsohn, Bob Cousy and others. Neither the organization nor the fans were ever his top priority. And so they'll see him as selfish
shouldn't care, just as a good voter wouldn't and shouldn't care which candidate John Elway or Jack Nicklaus or Bob Cousy or any celebrity is endorsing. If you are voting for someone because John Elway -- who is famous for being able to throw
and Cowens. But right now I just don't see it. 4. Bob Cousy Three guards in NBA history have been named All-NBA first team ten or more times. One is Bob Cousy and the other two are Michael Jordan and Jerry West
gifted point guard, one of the best in the NBA. You set a new record this year for assists in a month, formerly held by Bob Cousy , and then set it again two months later. Rondo is on a streak of double-digit assists
just the sixth player in the storied history of the Celtics to reach the plateau. Bill Russell is next with 4,100. Bob Cousy is the all-time franchise leader with 6,945. But that milestone was just one significant milestone for Rondo Sunday in a 102-91
takes an inbound pass with less than a second left in overtime and hits a layup for a win over the Lakers. TRIVIA ANSWER: Bob Cousy SOOTHING SOUNDS: Edwin Starr , who died in 2003, was born on this day in 1942. And Richie Havens was born on this day
on a neighborhood court. Here’s a collection of the top 10 plays of the NBA preseason. TRIVIA ANSWER: Larry Bird , Bob Cousy , Dave Cowens , John Havlicek , Sam Jones , Kevin McHale , Robert Parish , Bill Russell and Bill Sharman played
Calif., on Friday, his wife Joyce told the paper. Sharman played for the Celtics from 1951 to 1961, combining with Bob Cousy to form the backcourt of the franchise’s first four championship teams. Sharman was an NBA All-Star every year from
Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett were introduced as Nets on Thursday afternoon, but they will always be remembered as Celtics in Boston. Pierce and Garnett will not be the first Celtics stars to finish their careers in another city, as several of the players who wore numbers that now hang in the ...
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss Rob Gronkowski's meeting with the media on Friday. Gronk said he doesn't anticipate changing the way he plays, noting that he wants to "keep smashing and dashing."
Julian Edelman joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz after Patriots training camp.
We return to our weekly segments with the one and only Peter King of MMQB and NBC's Football Night in America.
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.
Tim Kurkjian joins the program to discuss the Red Sox options at the trade deadline.
Kevin Millar joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz to discuss David Ortiz, Dustin Pedroia's struggles, and Jon Lester's contract.
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
John, Gerry, and Steve DeOssie discuss Tom Brady's impact on the rest of the Patriots, plus Steve tells tales from his old days as a NFL linebacker
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Clay Buchholz and Felix Doubront certainly put on quite the pitching performance, as the Red Sox were trounced by the Jays. Does this change the team's approach to the trade deadline?
Christian tells a story about taking his girlfriend to see "Jersey Boys" in NYC, but he leaves out some crucial details. Luckily, she was listening and called the show to clarify exactly what kind of shenanigans he was trying to pull.
MFB discuss a Peter King article that suggests many NFL coaches and assistant coaches have felt increasing pressure over big-money fantasy football players. Christian also weighs in specifically on how his knowledge of game-plans resulted directly in him winning his first season as a fantasy football player.
The Sox lost 14-1 as Clay Buchholz and Felix Doubront both had awful performances. On the heels of the loss, rumors began to fly regarding Jon Lester and John Lackey possibly being traded.
We talk about the latest news surrounding Jon Lester and the Red Sox. Could he be dealt to the Dodgers?
We talk about four of the biggest mistakes the Red Sox have made over the past 30+ years.
We discuss the return of Rob Gronkowski, his comments to the media today, and what a healthy (or unhealthy) Gronk will mean for the 2014 Patriots.
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.
Sam and Zach discuss changing the format of the Podcast, the Chris Archer-David Ortiz debacle, and LeBron James being a super genius
Particularly in a year where the Red Sox have struggled while trying to integrate numerous young players into regular big league roles, accusations that Red Sox prospects are overrated -- whether by the team or writers -- have been widespread. Jim Callis of MLB.com joins the show to take stock of the matter, and to discuss the team-building impact of overrating and underrating prospects.
With the trade deadline looming, the next few days will be defined by how teams value prospects -- and their potential long-term contributions -- against big leaguers with established track records who can address immediate needs. Are prospects being valued accurately? Red Sox left-hander Andrew Miller -- once one of the two key chips that sent Miguel Cabrera from the Marlins to the Tigers -- assesses the matter.
Rob gave the latest on Jon Lester trade talks and the flap between Ortiz and the Rays.More from this show
Particularly in a year where the Red Sox have struggled while trying to integrate numerous young players into regular big league roles, accusations that Red Sox prospects are overrated -- whether by the team or writers -- have been widespread. Jim Callis of MLB.com joins the show to take stock of the matter, and to discuss the team-building impact of overrating and underrating prospects.More from this show
We talk about the latest news surrounding Jon Lester and the Red Sox. Could he be dealt to the Dodgers?More from this show