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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.
Reds in 12 innings. A fan in Detroit saddled down with refreshments makes a nice catch of a foul ball. Spurs coach Gregg Popovich counts his team’s championship rings in an apparent dig at LeBron James . TRIVIA ANSWER: Light-hitting 5-foot-4
the ball away on third down or risk throwing an interception by forcing it to a questionably open receiver? Should Gregg Popovich send his aging stars home early from a condensed-schedule road trip knowing that he wants them rested for
relationship with the star that is fundamental to the success of the franchise. (In addition, both Bill Belichick and Gregg Popovich are the longest-tenured coaches in their respective leagues, and both come from a military background -- Belichick
how to press the right buttons come playoff time, it’s Boston’s head coach. Outside of San Antonio’s Gregg Popovich , there’s no coach better suited for making adjustments at this time of year. When I asked Rivers this
recent article in the Sporting News, Parker talked about his maturation from his rookie season, when Spurs coach Gregg Popovich used to battle with him about his shot selection and decision-making, to this season, when Popovich believes Parker is playing
was in 2004. I don't think Andy Reid was as good in 2012 as he was in 2004. Coaches have bad seasons. I think Gregg Popovich is the exception; he's the best coach in the NBA every year. To my point, the Spurs (39-11) have the best
fifth NBA championship with a 104-87 win over the Heat on Sunday night , a title that cements the legacy of the Gregg Popovich and Tim Duncan as one of the best coach/player combinations in the recent history of professional basketball. It
before misspelling the word “kabaragoya.” Following the Spurs’ Game 5 rout of the Thunder, San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich is stunned by a question asking him to explain why all of the games in the series have been blowouts. Yasiel Puig
and analysts paid tribute to Sager by wearing flashy suits (Sager’s trademark), and famously curt Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said in an interview with Sager’s son that he wanted Sager back and would be nice to him. “It was just fabulous, an
as the batter, Miguel Cabrera , walked on the pitch. During Sunday’s Spurs-Mavericks game, San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich is interviewed by Craig Sager Jr. , whose father is battling cancer, and the coach sends a message to the ailing
is a great coach,” Anthony said (via the New York Post ). “His system kind of reminds me of [Spurs coach] Gregg Popovich ‘ s system. You put anybody in that system and it’ s going to work. And that’ s what they’ ve been doing. They had
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.
Rob Bradford is joined by Red Sox leadoff hitter Brock Holt, who since being inserted into the top spot in the batting order has been among the best leadoff men in baseball. Heading into Tuesday night, no other leadoff hitter has had more hits (77) since May 23, with Holt having played every inning of every game during that stretch.
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
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
Steve Buckley joined the show to discuss Tony Dungy's comments on Michael Sam.
The top stories of the day as recounted by John Dennis.
The guys discussed Dungy's comments on Michael Sam.
Christian started the day by packing up his back pack as he always and heading to work. He noticed that the zipper was broken on one of the pockets. As the show was ending, he remembered this and reached into the bag and pulled out not ONE, but TWO New England Patriots Super Bowl rings. His response: "Oh! There they are." Much to the shock of Tim and Lou, Christian was completely unfazed by the fact that he hadn't seen his SB rings since the NCAA National Championship game 7 MONTHS AGO!
A South Carolina mother was arrested for allegedly leaving her 9 year old daughter alone for hours at a local park while she worked a shift at McDonalds. This has sparked a national debate about whether or not the mother should have been arrested, since many are arguing that 9 years old is old enough to show dependency. The question arises: Where do we draw the line?
Tony Dungy is catching a lot of backlash regarding his comments that he would NOT have drafted Missouri LB Michael Sam because of the distractions it would have brought to the team. MFB had Cyd Zeigler of OutSports.com on the show to discuss Dungy's comments.
We discuss the home run achievements David Ortiz made last night that moved him ahead of Carl Yaztremski, and discuss Papi's place among all the all-time great Sox sluggers.
We tackle four topics all sparked by the unexpected emergence of young Brock Holt in the Red Sox lineup.
The fall out from Tony Dungy's comments about Michael Sam.
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.
This week, Sam Packard and Zach Geld talk about the Post-Pierzynski Red Sox. Julian Edlow of the Green Street Blog, joins the program to analyze the Celtics off-season, and finally an over-eager discussion of fantasy football.
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!
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