This morning, the Boston Bruins announced Don Sweeney would become the eighth General Manager in team history (we thought it was tenth; oops). The Boston Globe’s Kevin Paul Dupont shared his thoughts on the move, weighed in on coveted coach-for-hire Mike Babcock, and spoke at length about why the Rangers-Bolts free-for-all of two nights ago is a far superior brand of hockey to last night’s Hawks-Ducks nail-biter. More
A .500 finish to a .500 road trip and the Red Sox are still 2 games under .500. Yes, the pitching is improving. But the offense that was supposed to be the cornerstone of this year’s Sox squad hasn’t hit stride yet. Chad Finn, Steve Silva and I talk Sox each and every Monday at 2 p.m. More
While you were immersed in #DeflateGate chatter, a wonderful thing happened: The Montreal Canadiens were eliminated from the NHL Playoffs. The Boston Globe’s Kevin Paul Dupont and I talked about who’s left in the East and if the Bruins are any closer to finding a General Manager. More
Sophie Gustafson, a Swedish pro golfer who has a stutter, is helping guide a boy named Dillon through a tough time. She recently told Golf Digest how the 12-year-old is being bullied because of his own issues with stuttering, and it’s led to a suicide attempt. More
The Wells Report was released, punishments were doled out to the Patriots, and now the takes are flying. More
One Phillies fan single-handedly claimed the title of “Most Awesome Dad.”
The Red Sox needed a stopper, and Clay Buchholz miraculously came through in Toronto yesterday. Chad Finn and Steve Silva joined me to talk about Clay and the rest of the rotation, as well as what’s going on in RF and behind the plate. More
Is Tom Brady a cheater?
It’s a simple question.
It’s also one that the NFL’s report can’t properly answer. Nor can the New York Daily News, despite its screaming front pages. More
What started as an update on the latest Wells Report details and responses evolved into a frank discussion about the NFL, Tom Brady, and Patriots fans. Thank you, Eric Wilbur, for keeping it real. No hot takes here. Listen for yourself. More
Jeremy Gottlieb says The Wells Report doesn’t make Tom Brady look very good. I say the report and the entire process surrounding it makes the NFL look worse than ever. Listen to the podcast below and click here for continuing DeflateGate coverage from Boston.com Sports. More