March Madness is around the corner, and unless our local college sports teams have any luck in their conference tournaments (i.e. win the whole thing), we could be betting on other teams in the 68-team tournament. As for what’s on tap for the local college sports teams on Saturday, here are the latest odds, where […]
Former Boston Red Sox third base coach Wendell Kim has died. He was 64 years old. Kim was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease following his retirement from baseball a decade ago. He last served as third base coach for the Cubs. Kim was third base coach for the Red Sox under Jimy Williams from 1997-2000.
In a surprise, stunning press conference, Patriots coach Bill Belichick defended his team against both deflate-gate and even Spygate allegations. Watch raw video of the press conference here (video will expire Sunday afternoon). ESPN also has video here. Patriots.com has the video here. Here are some of his notable quotes: ABOUT DEFLATE-GATE “I believe now […]
It’s over. No… not deflate-gate, unfortunately. What’s over is anyone trying to top Julian Edelman’s #TBT this week: This certainly was a welcome distraction this week.
In what has become one of the cooler traditions in professional sports, the Winter Classic will make its second stop in New England since it began in 2008. This time, the Bruins will host the game at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro. Going up against the Bruins will be the hated Montreal Canadiens.
Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts will face Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship game on Sunday, with a shot at advancing to the Super Bowl on the line. According to most NFL experts, the Colts don’t have a very good chance of winning the game, and the Las Vegas […]
No, this headline isn’t a typo. And yes, it’s true the Patriots have run the ball with ease against these same Indianapolis Colts in the past two years. 595 yards on 115 totes (5.2 yards per carry) and 12 touchdowns in three games, no less. And yet, still, there is a growing list of reasons […]
Patriot fans with a proclivity for online slots should definitely take a look at Realtime Gaming’s Field of Green video slot. Field of Green is a 5 reel, 20 payline slot machine that is packed to bursting with bonus features such as wilds, scatters, free spins, multipliers and a highly entertaining second screen bonus game […]
Curt Schilling has been very active on social media lately, making dozens of posts about President Barack Obama and other political issues, and making his feelings about creationism and evolution well-known. Replies to those creationism comments by ESPN’s Keith Law actually got Law suspended! That’s a different comment for a different day. Today, we bring […]
Before Jonas Gray ran over the Colts for 199 yards and the first four touchdowns of his career Sunday night against the Colts, he was a stand-up comedian. “Back in the day, I called myself a funny guy — did a little stand up,” Gray said Monday. “I was pretty successful at it here and […]
Have you seen Bruins forward Seth Griffith’s goal against the New Jersey Devils Monday night? In just his fourth career goal, Griffith goes behind-the-back and between-the-legs to score and break a 2-2 tie:
The Boston Bruins have a long and storied history as New England’s premiere entry in the National Hockey League. From the glory years of the Bobby Orr era through the current cup-worthy group, the team has satisfied a puck hungry fan base with its brand of exciting, hard-nosed play. Though their fans are extremely loyal, […]
It has been ten years already since the event that has been dubbed by baseball fans in the US as ‘the sport’s greatest miracle’, and which went down in history books as the most impressive comeback ever staged by a baseball team. The date: Thursday, October 21, 2004. The place: Yankee Stadium. The stars: the […]
Cardinals top prospect and outfielder Oscar Taveras, 22, was killed in a car crash in the Dominican Republic. His girlfriend was in the car with him and also died in the accident. The accident occurred in Puerto Plata in the D.R. Taveras was seen as a rising star in the major leagues.
Derek Jeter’s last game with the Yankees was the stuff of Hollywood legend. He chopped an RBI single toward third, his 3,465th career hit, and then removed himself from the game. He went out at Fenway, which seems like anathema to a Yankee, but Red Sox fans cheered Jeter for over two minutes. Before the […]