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Patriots 1st Preseason Game Thoughts

Entering Friday Night’s firsts Patriots Pre-season game against the Philadelphia Eagles there were a good amount of questions with the most obvious being the new receiving corps. However, Patriots fans finally had a chance to take a look at Ryan Mallet, Tim Tebow and the running game.

Bill Belichick Holds Press Conference about Aaron Hernandez

After about a month of silence from head coach Bill Belichick, he finally took to the podium to speak about Aaron Hernandez. In the usual stoic tone the Belichick conveys, he was very sympathetic sending his condolences to the victim and his family. He claimed it was a “very sad” time for the New England […]

Bruins Off-Season Heating Up: Seguin Trade Talks, Horton Tries Free Agency

It has been quite a hectic few weeks in Boston sports. Just about a week following the crushing Bruins loss in Game 6 to the Chicago Blackhawks, the B’s have taken no time off as the NHL Draft takes place this weekend. In a tweet early Saturday afternoon, Bob Mckenzie of TSN Canada tweeted that […]

Breaking: Garnett, Pierce Will be Traded to Nets

It was only a matter of time before the Boston Celtics decided to completely move forward from the “big three era”. After sending Doc Rivers to the Clippers on Sunday, Adrian Wojnarowski reports  the Celtics have agreed to a trade with the Brooklyn Nets that would send future Hall of Famers, Paul Pierce, Kevin Garnett, along with Jason […]

Celtics Start Rebuilding, Give Doc Rivers to the Clippers

After weeks of wondering what the future of the Boston Celtics would look like, and the recent on-and-off discussions with the Los Angeles Clippers, the new era of the Celtics begins. According to multiple sources, including ESPN’s Jackie MacMullan and Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Doc Rivers and the Clippers have agreed to send an unprotected 2015 […]

Game 3 Thoughts: Patrice Bergeron The Hero in Double Overtime Thriller

From the drop of the puck, Shawn Thornton and the rest of the Merlot line showed the Bruins came to play and displayed some physicality early on. David Krejci had an excellent shot on net with no pressure from the Penguins, scoring early in the first period with his 9th goal of the postseason. It […]

Bruins Take 2-0 Series Lead in Pittsburgh, Win 6-1

It did not take long for the Bruins to put pressure on the Penguins in Game Two.  In the first period, Brad Marchand scores his first goal of the postseason (19:32) off a break away when Sidney Crosby mishandled the puck in his own zone, putting the Bruins up 1-0. Following a Bruins power play,  Brooks […]

Yankees’ Sabathia Silences Red Sox as Lester Struggles in 4-1 Loss

After coming off a four game sweep at the hands of the New York Mets, the New York Yankees entered the series  two games behind the first place Boston Red Sox in the American League East.  The Yankees had C.C. Sabathia on the mound, who shut down the Sox hitters through seven and a third innings. […]

Bruins Defeat Rangers 3-1, Play Penguins in Conference Finals

After a mistake-filled game four, the Bruins hoped to finally close out the series Saturday evening. Game five featured the much anticipated return of Dennis Seidenberg in place of Dougie Hamilton. The Bruins did not allow many mistakes in the game, with Tuukka Rask making 28 saves, including a pad stop on a breakaway attempt by Ryan […]

Bruins Lose 4-3 in OT as Rangers Fight to Stay Alive

With a 3-0 lead in the Eastern Conference semi-finals, the Bruins had the momentum to roll the Rangers for a clean 4-0 sweep and they very well could have. Instead, thanks to some soft goals given up by Tuukka Rask, the Bruins will head back to Boston for a game 5 after losing 4-3 in […]

1984 Classic: Dennis Eckersley and Jerry Remy Pose for Playgirl

Once again, I thought I had seen everything until Baseball Prospectus released this hilarious gem recently. Apparently, posing for Playgirl was popular among major league baseball players in the 80′s. Among those featured, none raised more eyebrows in the Boston area than Hall of Fame pitcher Dennis Eckerseley and Red Sox mainstay Jerry Remy. The 80′s […]

Bruins Take Commanding 3-0 Lead Against The Rangers

The Bruins expected Henrik Lundqvist and the rest of the Rangers to bring their best in Game 3 at Madison Square Garden. Lundqvist was much better in net with 32 saves, allowing goals by Boychuck and Paille in the third period. This Rangers team looks defeated, going 0-9 on the power play. The Rangers’ lone […]