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Mostly angry fire from Bruins fans this hour, with a little NCAA mixed in as well.
Uncle Buck and Big George debut a new podcast that takes a look at some of the biggest Boston sports moments from the past. Today's lesson is the Red Sox breaking the curse.
broadcasts you know that it could be a lot worse. Don Orsillo will never approach greatness, will never be Vin Scully or Mel Allen or Ned Martin or Sean McDonough, but he's safe and competent. Not a ringing endorsement until you think about Chip
02 p.m.: Previously on "Hard Knocks" ... pretty much a Joe McKnight blooper reel. All that was missing was a Mel Allen voice-over ("Now, time for TWIB notes from around the league). I don't know, every time HBO makes a guy out to be
a cold and windy night. High marks go to the casting, not a misfire in there (well, maybe Christopher McDonald as Mel Allen .) Why isn’t it ranked higher?: What makes it a good movie gets in the way of potential greatness. Crystal is just too close to the story to really take an honest look at Mantle and Maris (particularly Mantle). Favorite IMDB.com Trivia Fact: Billy Crystal cast Barry Pepper for the movie after seeing him in Saving Private Ryan (1998) and noting