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Day Ten: Twelve Days of Boston Sports Contest

Which Founding Father used to swim in the waters of colonial Boston as a youngster and is a member of the International Swimming Hall of Fame? Send your answer to uppcontest at sportsofboston.com. If you missed a day, you can still catch up! Go back to the previous days’ questions here: Twelve Days of Boston […]

Day Nine: Twelve Days of Boston Sports Contest

During the baseball season, what does a flashing red light atop the Old John Hancock Building signal? Send your answer to uppcontest at sportsofboston.com. If you missed a day, you can still catch up! Go back to the previous days’ questions here: Twelve Days of Boston Sports. Please make it clear which day’s question you […]

Day Eight: Twelve Days of Boston Sports Contest

Which boxer was nicknamed “The Boston Strongboy”? Send your answer to uppcontest at sportsofboston.com. If you missed a day, you can still catch up! Go back to the previous days’ questions here: Twelve Days of Boston Sports. Please make it clear which day’s question you are answering in your email (i.e. add Day One, Day […]

Day Seven: Twelve Days of Boston Sports Contest

The Beatles played at which Boston sports venue in 1966? Send your answer to uppcontest at sportsofboston.com. If you missed a day, you can still catch up! Go back to the previous days’ questions here: Twelve Days of Boston Sports. Please make it clear which day’s question you are answering in your email (i.e. add […]

Day Six: Twelve Days of Boston Sports Contest

Sorry a bit late today! All the other questions will be on time, I promise What sport do the Boston Lobsters play? Send your answer to uppcontest at sportsofboston.com. If you missed a day, you can still catch up! Go back to the previous days’ questions here: Twelve Days of Boston Sports. Please make it […]

Day Five: Twelve Days of Boston Sports Contest

Which legendary Celtics radio announcer has a microphone hanging in the TD Garden in his honor? Send your answer to uppcontest at sportsofboston.com. If you missed a day, you can still catch up! Go back to the previous days’ questions here: Twelve Days of Boston Sports. Please make it clear which day’s question you are […]

Day Four: Twelve Days of Boston Sports Contest

Time to step up the difficulty now! Which Bruins brawler was given the penalty box from the old Boston Garden? Send your answer to uppcontest at sportsofboston.com. If you missed a day, you can still catch up! Go back to the previous days’ questions here: Twelve Days of Boston Sports. Please make it clear which […]

Day Three: Twelve Days of Boston Sports Contest

Which Red Sox slugger hit the longest home run to land inside Fenway Park, a shot marked by a red seat in the bleachers Send your answer to uppcontest at sportsofboston.com. If you missed a day, you can still catch up! Go back to the previous days’ questions here: Twelve Days of Boston Sports. Please […]

Day Two: Twelve Days of Boston Sports Contest

What song plays during the middle of the eighth inning at Fenway Park? Send your answer to uppcontest at sportsofboston.com. If you missed a day, you can still catch up! Go back to the previous days’ questions here: Twelve Days of Boston Sports. Please make it clear which day’s question you are answering in your […]

Day One: Twelve Days of Boston Sports Contest

We’ll start off the first day with an easy one: Which Patriots kicker booted the winning field goals in Super Bowl XXXVI and Super Bowl XXXVIII? Send your answer to uppcontest at sportsofboston.com.

Die-Hard Sports Fans Guide to Boston Holiday Contest

Sports of Boston has teamed up with Union Park Press to run a contest of Boston-related questions for the next twelve days (December 7th through December 18th) with a new question appearing each day at 6AM EST. Two winners will be chosen from the pool of people having correct answers to receive The Die-Hard Sports […]

Maine Red Claws Acquire Mario West

Mario West, who was recently released by the Atlanta Hawks, has been acquired by the Maine Red Claws. He joins Bill Walker, Alexis Ajinca, and Trey Gilder (what a great basketball name) as recent additions to the roster. To make room on the roster, the team waived Stanley Thomas. West, 25, appeared in 117 regular […]

Charlotte Bobcats Center Alexis Ajinca Assigned to Maine Red Claws

It was announced the Maine Red Claws have made their second NBA to NBA D-League assignment today, following the Bill Walker signing a little over a week ago. The Red Claws get the 7’0” Charlotte Bobcats center Alexis Ajinca. He will join the team for their home opener on December 4th.

Monday Night Football: Patriots at Saints

Planning a Super Bowl party this year? You might want to use this week’s Monday Night Football matchup as a good opportunity for a trial run, as we could be watching a Super Bowl preview. The Saints (10-0) are in the midst of the best season in franchise history and the Pats, short of a […]

Behind Enemy Lines: Q&A with the Jets

That’s right, we’ve gone to the other side. For this Sunday’s Jets match-up we decided to see what those Jets bloggers think of the upcoming game. John, over at Gang Green Nation, was kind enough to take some time to give us his answers to our most pressing questions: his thoughts on the Jets’ season […]