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Mike Napoli Should be on the Trade Block

It’s getting to that magical time of year when the trade machine starts to ramp up around the league. Even though the Red Sox aren’t likely to buy players like the fans hoped they would, they can still be active in the July trade market. One of the first names the Red Sox discuss with […]

The Other Trade: Prince Shipped Back to Detroit to Make Room for Young

When Danny Ainge landed Isaiah Thomas in a trade with the Phoenix Suns, you would think that would be enough for a deadline day’s work. Transforming an expiring contract that you don’t plan on bringing back and a first round pick that will fall in the mid to late 20s into a point scoring, pick […]

What the Celtics Should Do at the Trade Deadline

The NBA trade deadline is less than 48 hours away, and the question that now looms over the Boston Celtics is what should they do at the deadline? The Celts roster as it stands now has good depth. The C’s bench is one of the best in the entire NBA, as they are ranked No.7 in […]

What’s the Difference Between the Red Sox and the Giants?

So here we are, sitting in the aftermath of the baseball season wondering what exactly is so special about the Giants. There are so many clichés that go along with winning that they are tough to sort through: defense wins championships; pitching wins championships; great hitting wins championships; a balanced team wins championships. When you […]

Red Sox Should Be Sellers Approaching Trade Deadline

As the 2012 Major League Baseball trade deadline approaches, the Red Sox have precious few days to determine one thing: who they are. Are they a team that can contend for a World Series? Are they a team that will contend for one of two Wild Card spots? Or, are they a team that will […]

Celtics Could Make a Run For Murphy, Hamilton

As the trade deadline draws near, teams around the league scramble to put together deals that they hope will have a positive impact on their second half of the season. That time of year has come, and rumors are surfacing around the league. Although most trade talk has revolved around the departure of Carmelo Anthony […]

Explaining the Red Sox Inactivity at the Trade Deadline

Every year, on July 31, the trading deadline rolls around. And every year, Red Sox fans start pushing for a trade. Sometimes the trades they advocate are logical such as trading top prospects for a star pitcher such as Roy Halladay. Other times, the proposed trades are inspired by panic. Sox fans hate looking up […]

Yankees Trade for Lance Berkman, Austin Kearns

The AL-East leading New York Yankees have added some bench depth and a former All-Star hours before the trade deadline. Lance Berkman is likely headed to the Yankees, but the Astros and Yanks are working out the final kinks. Here’s the trade in principle: Yankees Get: Astros Get: 1B/OF Lance Berkman $4 million RP Mark […]

Lowell Done With Rehab, Now What?

According to the Globe’s Peter Abraham, Red Sox corner infielder Mike Lowell is done with his rehab assignment in Pawtucket and is ready to come of the disabled list.  After going 11-22 with four doubles, four home runs, and 10 RBI in five games at Triple-A, Lowell has left the PawSox, and is on track […]

Seller or Buyer?

Should the Bruins sell or buy? That’s the hottest topic among Bruins boards and forums these days. One thing is for sure, the team is in the playoffs race despite a lineup, which was depleted too many times by injuries. Buy? Sell? Status quo? Let’s see what are the pros and cons for each situation: