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The Sox exploded for 14 runs against Toronto and got home runs from Stephen Drew, Mike Napoli, and 2 from David Ortiz. 7.5 games out of first place seems too big of a mountain to climb, but the Boston Herald's John Tomase reminds fans that the division is terrible, and will likely be won by a team with less than 90 wins.
year for Jason Collins , who became the first openly gay athlete in major professional sports in America when he suited up for the Nets . MASHUP POLL: Was Tony Dungy out of line to say he would not have drafted Michael Sam? Yes, there's clearly bias behind
under the NBA’s luxury tax and cannot make a trade that puts them over that line because of Keith Bogans’ involvement in the Nets deal. So, the C’s essentially must send at least the equivalent of Asik’s $8.4 million cap hit out the door. Stein
early to count Pierce and Garnett out. The Nets trail the Celtics by just three games ..... first-round pick in the process. And the Nets might have to pay an assistant coach a ..... of 11-of-16 games in Brooklyn for the Nets that begins Tuesday night. However the
simple, and Tuesday night’s loss to the Nets was a reminder why. The Celtics once ..... Jordan Crawford and Phil Pressey against the Nets . In other words, a guy Doc Rivers wasted ..... final three Celtics possessions against the Nets in an 80-80 game. 1) Crawford picks
and immaturity gets in the way. In the East, it’s the Heat, Pacers, Bulls (if Derrick Rose returns healthy) and now, the Nets . The Knicks have just as many questions as the Celtics and are much older. The Bucks are a young team on the rise but still
Pierce shed some light. When his free throw completed the greatest fourth-quarter comeback in NBA playoff history against the Nets 11 years ago, the Garden rocked, TV cameras shook and alone in a room I jumped up and down on a mattress. I was 21 years
over the White Sox with a walkoff single in the ninth inning Wednesday night STAT OF THE DAY: $90.57 million – Luxury tax the Nets will have to pay for 2013-14, the largest such bill in NBA history ‘NET RESULTS (mobile users, check the website to see
first-round pick from the Cavaliers and Marcus Thornton from the Nets in a three-team trade that may pave the way for LeBron James ..... summer. That TPE was set to expire on Saturday. Meanwhile, the Nets receive Jarrett Jack and Sergey Karasev from the Cavaliers
the move again. The former Celtics star, who was traded to the Nets last offseason, reportedly has been talking to Clippers coach ..... moves until they know their status regarding those two stars. The Nets this week parted ways with coach Jason Kidd , who helped convince
of draft picks over the next five years thanks in large part to their blockbuster trade that sent Paul Pierce and Garnett to the Nets last summer. However, Smith sees Love as worth no more than “a first-round pick and a decent player or two on your roster
philanthropy. Lewis had a huge heart and was always there when someone needed help. He will forever be remembered.” Katz bought the Nets in 1998 and sold the team in 2004, following consecutive appearances in the NBA Finals in ’02 and ’03. He also sold the
We return to our weekly segments with the one and only Peter King of MMQB and NBC's Football Night in America.
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price recap the first day of Patriots training camp, including Rob Gronkowski's return to the field.
Chris Price of WEEI.com joins the guys to discuss the key position battles going into camp, as well as the contract status of Devin McCourty
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.
Larry Lucchino discussed the latest on the contract talks with Jon Lester.
We check in with the manager of the local nine to get his take on the Sox recent hot run, the performance of the pitching staff and much more.
With the non-waiver trade deadline a mere 8 days away, Buster talks about the market for guys like Cliff Lee, Jake Peavy, Koji Uehara, and the injuries Dustin Pedroia might be dealing with.
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
Larry Lucchino discussed the latest on the contract talks with Jon Lester.
Gregg Doyel of CBS joined us to discuss Tony Dungy's comments on MIchael Sam.
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.
EA Sports released its QB ratings for Madden 15, placing Tom Brady tied for 4th with Russell Wilson. The discussion quickly shifted to Christian's Madden ratings and his perceived lack of awareness
Merloni, Fauria, and Benz discuss the conflicting reports regarding the Jon Lester contract negotiations. Red Sox CEO Larry Lucchino said on Dennis and Callahan that Lester wanted the negotiations to be put on hold till the end of the season. WEEI.com's Rob Bradford reports that Lester would be willing to negotiate, if the Red Sox made the right offer.
We discuss Sidney Rice's retirement from the NFL, and the greater issue, which is concussions and head injuries in the NFL.
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.
A compelling case can be made that July 24, 2004, represents as significant a landmark as any date in modern Red Sox history. On that day, a memorable brawl between the Red Sox and Yankees served as a catalyst for an epic 10-9 walkoff victory for the Red Sox over New York and indomitable closer Mariano Rivera, a game cited by many members of the 2004 team as pivotal in Boston's first championship run in 86 years. Ian Browne, who covers the Red Sox for MLB.com and authored Idiots Revisited, discusses the landmark game.
With Training Camp starting this Thursday and the August Draft Season inching closer, Jim Hackett and Pete Davidson are ramping up the Fantasy Football content to meet the demand! Today’s podcast gives an in depth look at Pete’s Top 50 Wide Receivers Article that is LIVE on WEEI.com right now. Pete breaks down the receivers by Tiers and the podcast gives full analysis of those Tiers and the players who occupy these spots and why. Get prepared for your drafts and enjoy!
Danny breaks down the Canelo vs Lara fight and the controversy. Mike Tyson's former trainer Ronnie Shields joins the show.
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