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We tackle four topics all centered around the Celtics missing out on the number one pick yet again, and other draft hits and misses over the years for our Boston sports teams.
Butch and Buck kick off Sports Sunday talking about the Bruins huge victory over Montreal in the Garden last night. It looked like the best game they've played againts the Habs so far. They discuss the Shawn Thornton/PK Subban water bottle incident toward the end of the game.
Gregory Campbell . But remember: The Bruins were so hard up against the cap that year, they essentially had to give away Marco Sturm , so any savings were important. In short, Peter Chiarelli dealt an unhappy player of questionable maturity who
season was 17. As long as he stays healthy, it looks like he could become the first Bruin to 30 goals this season after Marco Sturm led the 2009-10 squad with 22 goals. STEVEN KAMPFER IS MAKING AN IMMEDIATE IMPACT While Marchand has stood out among
value to the Bruins has increased over the course of the season. Over the summer, he seen by fans as AHL-bound once Marco Sturm returned from his knee injury. It was clear Ryder wasn't going anywhere long before the B's dealt Sturm to the
dirty player, but make no mistake: It was a dirty play, and it should be punished. MARCO STURM IS GONE, BUT SO TOO ARE THE CAP QUESTIONS The Marco Sturm era is officially over in Boston, and it ends over a week later than most expected. In
break from the Bruins to go play in the World Juniors Championships is an interesting one for salary cap purposes. If Marco Sturm is ready to return late in the month, they could activate him and get a test of how well his knee holds up in real
injury on March 29 against the Bruins. Then backup Michal Neuvirth suffered a lower-body injury when Panthers forward Marco Sturm fell on him on April 5. All of this resulted in 22-year-old Holtby, the starting goaltender for Hershey in the AHL, getting
Dec. 8 meeting, and they have seven players out overall. The team is dealing with injuries to Martin Samuelsson, Marco Sturm , Scottie Upshall, Jeff Skille, Stephen Weiss and Marcel Goc, and are coming off a 4-3 overtime loss Thursday in Ottawa. Injured
scrutiny, especially in the postseason and during his time as captain. After being traded to the Sharks in 2005 for Marco Sturm , Brad Stuart and Wayne Primeau , Thornton won the Hart Trophy, making him the only player ever to be named MVP in the same season
scratch for two consecutive games due to lack of production. Ryder’s penalty shot goal was the Bruins’ first since Marco Sturm did it back in 2007, and it was their first at home since Ray Bourque in 1994. The Bruins also received goals from
team’s leading scorer for the third straight season when he was traded to the Sharks 23 games into the season for Marco Sturm , Wayne Primeau and Brad Stuart . Sturm went on to a solid career with the Bruins, and Primeau and Stuart were
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss the latest development at Patriots training camp. Chris says Darrelle Revis has looked great, and that his impact on the defense is actually being underplayed nationally.
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.
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.
Tim Kurkjian joins the program to discuss the Red Sox options at the trade deadline.
Kevin Millar joins Merloni, Fauria, and Benz to discuss David Ortiz, Dustin Pedroia's struggles, and Jon Lester's contract.
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
ESPN Boston's Gordon Edes gave us the latest on the Lester trade talks.
The top stories of the day as recounted by John Dennis.
Joh, Gerry and Buck opened the show by discussing the latest rumors surrounding Jon Lester.
Christian tells a story about taking his girlfriend to see "Jersey Boys" in NYC, but he leaves out some crucial details. Luckily, she was listening and called the show to clarify exactly what kind of shenanigans he was trying to pull.
MFB discuss a Peter King article that suggests many NFL coaches and assistant coaches have felt increasing pressure over big-money fantasy football players. Christian also weighs in specifically on how his knowledge of game-plans resulted directly in him winning his first season as a fantasy football player.
The Sox lost 14-1 as Clay Buchholz and Felix Doubront both had awful performances. On the heels of the loss, rumors began to fly regarding Jon Lester and John Lackey possibly being traded.
The tweet is a little ominous sounding. Dale, Buck and Greg Dickerson discuss what very well could be the end of the Jon Lester era with the Boston Red Sox.
We tackle four topics all sparked by the Red Sox worst to first to worst run in 2012-2014.
We talk about the latest news surrounding Jon Lester and the Red Sox. Could he be dealt to the Dodgers?
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.
Sam and Zach discuss changing the format of the Podcast, the Chris Archer-David Ortiz debacle, and LeBron James being a super genius
Particularly in a year where the Red Sox have struggled while trying to integrate numerous young players into regular big league roles, accusations that Red Sox prospects are overrated -- whether by the team or writers -- have been widespread. Jim Callis of MLB.com joins the show to take stock of the matter, and to discuss the team-building impact of overrating and underrating prospects.
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.
Rob gave the latest on Jon Lester trade talks and the flap between Ortiz and the Rays.More from this show
Particularly in a year where the Red Sox have struggled while trying to integrate numerous young players into regular big league roles, accusations that Red Sox prospects are overrated -- whether by the team or writers -- have been widespread. Jim Callis of MLB.com joins the show to take stock of the matter, and to discuss the team-building impact of overrating and underrating prospects.More from this show
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