Jan 20, 2012|
Doc Rivers & Sean Grande preview Celtics-Suns tonight at the Garden
Dustin Pedroia talked to Joe & Dave after the Red Sox came from behind to stun the Tigers at Fenway in Game 2 of the ALCS.
John Farrell talked to Dave O'Brien before Game 2 of the ALCS against the Tigers. The manager told Dave that the Sox won't make excuses for the Game 1 loss.
John Farrell postgame press conference
John Farrell talked to Dave O'Brien in Baltimore before the last game of the regular season. The manager said the team's rotation won't depend on their opponent, but their 25-man roster might.
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The Celtics are presented by Lexus continues from the garden it is the Celtics in the Phoenix -- only meeting is here between these two teams. Our final piece of business is always our favorite it's a conversation with the head coach doc where were brought to you as always by Harvard Pilgrim Health Care making health care. Work better. Speaking of health care work better. Evidently we're actually health care work faster is probably -- The all right before we get to load the the consequences of what happens without -- one of the things that we saw in the game. On Wednesday night was him getting to the free throw we talked a lot but now the more he gets there the better he shoots -- want to talk yesterday about. One the other elements with not a lot of guys getting in line with the numbers. You were you were the bonus in every quarter. Yeah which is huge -- you know if you look at our numbers. Most cameras down. All three bouncer down -- start to -- Due to the free throw line is huge bills have been down there -- start the -- -- three point shoot the start to improve so those are the numbers that that we need to improve on and at least we wanna take more shots per day. And we started to them as well. All right Avery Bradley will we seem different things from him and obviously what your concern I imagine being his ability to run a team defensively seems to be taking strides this old foggy there. Yeah and that's what we're stardom. The completeness Lee's mind. -- -- -- in that room and appoint yet or may not be immediate two elements that are four -- office players with Hillary. And it gives him a better chance the -- team -- people sick and you to run the team so that's. And thankfully there's nobody on the other side is that the face an experienced. Yeah I mean it's not like she's sort of disagree -- earned over there. With the the other reason though is that Steve as early -- -- the ball right. And so that does allow. They -- the run the team a little bit better but. It was gonna have a chance to -- when there she is doing is it is remarkable. Right now. How well explained and the condition that he's in his it's pretty impressive. Well in before -- back to two Avery any point in younger guys who have their opportunity here the -- compare Steve Nash yesterday to Mohammed Ali. That's coming for you that's that's secret current -- with -- put together. Well on their absurd you just looked at me for approval yeah I think that was that was possibly going to be a sort of America America. It's that you're showing that's that's -- -- -- when he analogy you made yesterday was Steve Nash and Mohammed Ali. Well I mean they're they're very similar in their brains. When you think about Ali he was Smart and everybody towards -- of his career. He wasn't necessarily worker anymore you know the George Foreman fight. That reminds me of the -- like broke though everytime -- -- -- back tomorrow and that's what you do when he's when he's just a step ahead of everybody -- it. Adult conversation here about eight in Boston. I'm not sure people watched what -- yielded to Carmelo Anthony. -- -- -- believe me. But Georgia last year -- -- -- in being in charge it. It's east or more times ago. Into this role playing defense cigar. Were early in his career he was not known for its use the great -- -- player. And you know it just it -- your guide it loves basketball. And will do anything this on the floor. Who was he. Going to be. For people don't often scary it is for us there are young people you know get to bleeding get -- program you know when he was in college for a couple years MBA. Who was -- on track to beat the you know. -- you know I assume that the borders and so -- he's going to be the first. That's -- you're broke me just be. His ability to attack the basket from the -- And his ability to the I don't think -- now. It's -- But I think. We would have talked about LeBron. Mimicking. And he'll like we talk about who can Jordan. If radio -- -- and help. Who were you going to -- for a but it's not so whoever it is that's that -- public in sun next the WEEI Celtics radio network.
The guys finish up their breakdowns on what to expect today at Gillette and give their pick for a winner.
Curran calls the boys live from Gillette to break down today's game against the Browns. He thinks Cleveland will be a much tougher opponent than most. He also gets into the Ridley situation and if the Pats will look to sign Edelman.
Dale brings up Stephen Gostkowski and how he's becoming automatic, almost as automatic as Vinatieri was during his time in Foxborough. They discuss Gostkowski's ranking among other kickers this season.
Eagle checks in to give Grande and Max a perspective on the Brooklyn Nets after they acquired Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett via trade earlier this summer. He breaks down what he thinks the future holds for the Nets after completing this blockbuster deal.
Sean Grande and Cedric Maxwell take some time and look back at the history between the Celtics and the Lakers, specifically the legendary rivalry between Magic and Bird. Legendary broadcaster, Ian Eagle, checks in to give the Brooklyn perspective as KG and Paul Pierce settle into their new home. Sean and Max also reveal the behind the scenes details surrounding Max’s famous “I got the ball” moment.
In the first hour of this edition of the Celtics Summer Cooler, Grande and Max analyze the trade that sent Fab Melo out of Boston. Also in this hour, Max sets the story straight about his history with Larry Bird.
Rob Bradford and Alex Speier talk with Jon Lester about contract negotiations, losing a teammate like Jacoby Ellsbury, the World Series run, and looking ahead to 2014.
Rob Bradford and Alex Speier are back witht he Hot Stove Show. They talk about Jacoby Ellsbury signing with the New York Yankees, the Red Sox signings of AJ Pierzynski and Edward Mujica, and wrap it up with Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester, who talks about the World Series run, losing a teammate like Ellsbury and looking towards 2014.
The Red Sox new catcher, A.J. Pierzynski, joined the show to discuss his reputation as the most hated man in baseball. He also said that he turned down multi-year deals to come and win in Boston.
Shawn Thornton joined the show and discussed the teams long layoff leading into their game tomorrow night in Montreal. He told the guys that he anticipates fighting being a part of hockey for years to come.
Lucic joins Danny Picard to talk some hockey after the team’s overtime win against the Carolina Hurricanes. Danny asks Lucic about David Krejci’s game winner yesterday and hockey outsiders that are trying to change the game.
Shawn Thornton joined the show fresh off his big night at MSG and talked about his recent goal scoring prowess. Shawn said that no matter who his line mates are he is always going to be a fourth liner.
Kirk Minihane answered any and all questions from the listeners and John and Gerry.
The New York Post's Joel Sherman joined the show with his thoughts on jacoby Ellsbury's signing with the Yankees. He said that if it were up to him he would have given the money to Robinson Cano over Ellsbury.
The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane. They discussed how Ron Burgundy has officially jumped the shark and played sound of him on Dan Patrick.
Peter King joins Mut and Merloni to go across the NFL and address the latest news. He discusses Kubiak's firing, Tomlin's fine, and Dennard's possible suspension.
Brick makes his weekly appearance on Mut and Merloni and discusses the Bruins loss to Montreal and the hit on Johnny Boychuck.
Michael Fabiano, fantasy expert and Yankees fan, gives his opinion on the Cano signing, discusses Julian Edelman's rising fantasy value, and actually suggests starting Ryan Fitzpatrick
We check in with Herm Edwards on the Pats, Stevan Ridley, and a great many things around the NFL.
We stir up a pot of crap when we debate the world cup and the popularity of soccer... pro callers, con-callers, plus Jack Edwards!
We tackle four topics at 4PM.
Ryder talks with WEEI.com's Chris Price about the Patriots upcoming game with the Cleveland Browns, and Stevan Ridley's status on the team.
Alex joins the show and gives his thoughts on the Jacoby Ellsbury deal, and what prospects the Red Sox have to fill the hole left in the lineup, or trade pieces to get a player who can fill the void.
John talks to Rob and gets his thoughts on the Yankees signing Jacoby Ellsbury, the Red Sox signing AJ Pierzynski, and Jarrod Saltalamacchia signing with Miami.
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Jackie Mac joins Mut and Merloni to discuss Rajon Rondo, the Celtics, and the Jacoby Ellsbury deal with the Yankees.More from this show
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