In this space sits the debut of a new feature we’ve cooked up just for you. Once a week, we will dole out The Knuckles, theoretical bronze, silver and gold medals given to the previ0us week’s biggest, most blithering, well… knuckleheads. The Knuckles aren’t limited to just human beings either. Inanimate objects and abstract concepts are very much in play, as you will see below. And while we will try to skew local when handing out The Knuckles, if someone or something on the national scene proves worthy of these prestigious honors, a Knuckle will be bestowed, geography be damned. Also, if you have a potential nominee in mind, please feel free to shoot over an email. Just click on the mail icon right there on the left hand side next to that funny looking photo of me.
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The New England Revolution does not have a long, storied history filled with names like Bobby Orr, Ted Williams or Larry Bird. The Revs did not win three world titles between 2001 and 2004 like the other Robert Kraft-owned team that shares Gillette Stadium. They are, however, hoping to build their fan base in other ways, both on and off the pitch. More
Opening Day, 2014. The Red Sox championship defense starts today. We made it. I’m pretty pumped, in case you hadn’t figured that out already. So to celebrate the glory of today, here are five foolproof predictions for the Sox season. More
The idea of the hometown hero in sports often comes off as rather nebulous. Fans root for the laundry, it’s a business, anyone can be dealt or cut at any time, etc. But it still stings when our favorite, long standing players wind up elsewhere. More