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Adam Wainwright admitted (and then recanted) to throwing a few meatballs Derek Jeter's way in his last ASG appearance. MFB also discuss the home-field advantage gained from winning the ASG.
We tackle four topics all centering around great moments in All-Star game history, with a little Boston flavor to it.
44-point effort against the Heat in 2012. Or any of his 27 career triple-doubles. You know, the Oscar Robertson , Magic Johnson type stuff. This is a player who can share the stage with anyone in the NBA, and outduel them all on any given night
in the background. But that's often the way it is with two legendary rivals. It was that way with Larry Bird and Magic Johnson in the 80s. Bird and Johnson would let their teammates do all the scoring in the first three quarters. But the fourth
in the playoffs before? One. His name is Rajon Rondo, and his numbers have regularly put in the same discussion as Magic Johnson and Oscar Robertson . Even his most bitter rival, Dwayne Wade, once described the four-time NBA All-Star as “a triple-double
pitchers to the kind of $80 million-plus contracts given to Josh Beckett and John Lackey than they were pre-MJ ( Magic Johnson ... Dodgers trade). As John Henry and company have stated, they are just going to be a whole lot more particular
don't care. I like this team. I like that the Sox removed the bad apples from the bunch. Yes, it was helpful that Magic Johnson 's Venture Capital Firm team was willing to pick up the tab for the necessary bloodletting. But credit Ben Cherington
everyone to look up to, all these young guys, myself included. That’ s the best of the best right there — him and Magic [ Johnson ] and Michael [ Jordan ], those guys. You can’ t compare guys to those three, I don’ t think. I just take
PeteCarroll) May 28, 2014 He also received support from Magic Johnson , who tweeted: Steve Ballmer owning the Clippers is ..... the people who live in the City of Angels! ‘ Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) May 30, 2014 – If the NBA does
30 p.m. (TNT) Soccer: UEFA Europa final, Sevilla vs. Benfica, 2:30 p.m. (FS1) AROUND THE WEB: – Magic Johnson responded to criticism from Donald Sterling by calling the suspended Clippers owner’s latest comments “disturbing” and
with his ill-timed criticism of Magic Johnson . Sterling both praised and criticized ..... s able to treat himself. But Magic Johnson is irrelevant in this thing. He didn ..... Sterling’s interview. ‘ Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) May 13, 2014 Clippers
Sterling was taped by V. Stiviano , a female associate he criticized for posting pictures on social media with Magic Johnson and other black men. “When I listen to that tape, I don’t even know how I can say words like that ‘ ¦ I don
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
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!
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!
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