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The guys break down their favorite and most cringe-worthy moments from lat night's ESPYSs
We discuss the NBA Draft with Ian Thomsen and wonder where the Celtics go from here with two point guards? What does this mean for Rajon Rondo?
Thunder were without their two best players in Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant . Westbrook was going to miss the game with a knee injury ..... With the return of Rondo, and no Durant or Westbrook on the other side, the Celtics would've
best PPP numbers of any player who received an NBA All-Defensive vote last season. Iman Shumpert, Paul George, Russell Westbrook , Dwyane Wade , Thabo Sefolosha, Mike Conley , Derrick Rose and Jrue Holiday all earned votes in 2011-12 and none compare
10.8), Rondo (10.1), Russell Westbrook (9.3) and Jrue Holiday ..... rim per game (4.8), behind Westbrook (6.2), Parker (5.7 ..... 7), Holiday (68.7) and Westbrook (59.5). One notable discrepancy
suggest otherwise. In terms of Player Efficiency Rating, Rondo ranks 13th among point guards behind Chris Paul , Russell Westbrook , Tony Parker , Kyrie Irving, Kyle Lowry, Jose Calderon, Stephen Curry, Kemba Walker, Eric Bledsoe, Ramon
have the best chance in the East of knocking off Miami if Kevin Garnett returns. First, they have Rajon Rondo . As Russell Westbrook reinforced, penetrating point guards are the Heat’s main weakness defensively. Second, they have Garnett who
said. “And that’s not right.” On the ensuing play, Chris Paul was called for touching Russell Westbrook ‘s elbow on a 3-point try. Westbrook hit all three from the line for a one-point advantage with 6.4 seconds left. Paul
videos): “Saturday Night Live” pokes fun at David Ortiz for the presidential selfie controversy. Thunder guard Russell Westbrook blocks a Pacers shot after the whistle ( Kevin Garnett style) only to fall on his rear end in the process
minutes in Boston, and the Kevin Durant -less, Russell Westbrook -less Thunder swept the parquet with them, 101-83 ..... lottery-bound home team. Lambasted : With Durant sitting and Westbrook still nursing an injured knee, the Celtics had a
he wants to do. It’s a medical decision,” Brooks added. For the first time in Thunder history Durant and Russell Westbrook won’t be in their lineup. “I never looked at it that way,” Brooks said. “I know we’ve always had guys
Oklahoma City’ s raw point guard, Jackson, was not a hot topic. However, Jackson, filling in for an injured Russell Westbrook , surprisingly torched the usually stingy Bradley for a career-high points. The Boston College product lit up Bradley
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.
Kevin Millar joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz to discuss David Ortiz, Dustin Pedroia's struggles, and Jon Lester's contract.
Texas Rangers General Manager, Jon Daniels, joins Rob Bradford and Alex Speier to discuss the upcoming trade deadline.
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
Rob gave the latest on Jon Lester trade talks and the flap between Ortiz and the Rays.
The top stories of the day as recounted by John Dennis.
John, Meter and Buck opened the show by discussing the latest flap between the Red Sox and the Rays.
Kevin Millar joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz to talk about David Ortiz, the struggles of Dustin Pedroia, and the Jon Lester contract.
Patriots Wide Receiver Julian Edelman joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz after Patriots training camp.
Given the recent Ray Rice suspension, many people are comparing it to Josh Gordon getting suspended for repeated drug abuse. Tim Benz doesn't think this is a fair comparison. He explains why.
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.
We discuss the suspension of Ray Rice, and how the act he committed certainly seemed like it warranted a harsher penalty from the strict front office of Roger Goodell.
We tackle four topics, all sparked by our interest in the story about the Browns fan peeing on Art Modell's grave this past week.
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.
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.
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!