Jan 31, 2013|
We talk about the knock-out, drag-out fist fight we're all expecting out the Bruins and Sabres tonight.
Pete and Matt react to the signings and re-signings the Patriots agreed to over the weekend. Matt gives his perspective on the fractured relationship between the Patriots and Wes Welker.
Tom E Curran, Pete Sheppard and Jack Edwards break down all the comings and goings from Gilette Stadium on a day when the changing of players really heats up for the Patriots.
We discuss the only topic of the day... the departure of Wes Welker and the signing of Danny Amendola.
Four topics we haven't touched upon... although today we kind of did... four Wes Welker topics are tackled.
Automatically Generated Transcript (may not be 100% accurate)
I'd if you are a hockey -- Who doesn't like. Fighting in the game. And there are there's an element out there -- people that you don't want the larger rinks and don't want that any flights during the course of the game they want it to be totally eliminated from the game. Then shut off the TV set that you do not wanna watch the scheme that this game is going to be brutal this game will laugh. Yes it's gonna be out of the game. You can say well come -- I just because of the personnel we have made the Bruins make the move today. In which. They're gonna make our Chris -- in active to put lately to. What do you like -- -- I don't think they're doing Brett. Because. Jon Scott is on the Buffalo Sabres at 68270. Pounds. And -- gets -- so then added people. To give them that forensic quality and tonight but the Bruins they're gonna get into it's we're gonna have some fights that will be talking about we Jack highlights -- -- That are and I wonder why and what's wrong with a quote while this is what's wrong with that for buffalo. Is fighting and infighting in the game. You're not going to change as a secretary for awhile but in terms of buffalo having two guys like that. After the game the game has changed where you can't necessarily carry. A guy because he's going. Can't carry Gomes eminently. You can carry a guy that did they can fight Dennis Dennis skill as well what shot the shot and I don't know I don't know what he's just now customs bureau. Now but I'm talking -- -- -- like we had here a few years ago and and I liked watching them fight but that's pretty much all he did Cold War. And then he had bounced right. -- did it was quite of these guys right now in the league you have some skill you can throw home up -- on at least a fourth line right. Which -- getting right. As some of those guys go up and down. That Europe for the big leagues and have their back they send it back down and they do specifically for for is that their -- There was some bad blood here if you remember yes. Ryan Miller -- Miller this bad blood here I just think it's going to be. A phenomenal game -- ticket it's going to be phenomenal entertainer fights it's commission but to be great entertainment in this game. You'll be emotion. -- -- -- complete they'll be some fights as well honestly. Which Iran and IIII. And I do like aspect of the game what you're right in terms of the excitement level from Jack -- turn the TV yup. When this happened these -- he he -- some fights now. That was even a fight. Don't know what was that that. You know that -- It was it wasn't. -- -- -- Check that was really when he was plain -- -- -- I thought well we'll check -- -- get a phone calls your big joke. Pick it up with Tom in New York what's up to be. A spot proper spot bartered out is PK -- get laid out Montreal yet. Anyway. I -- -- -- -- a lot but I got a lot besides didn't you know. It's been living gate. Product that you meet. Then any other team in sport that we now based already haven't been out that you might have Richard at a chart that that -- sure but I mean you that -- -- -- pretty liberal on a guy on Earth Day. It's an Allah is not an element of the game element of the NHL game element is that it's -- element on you know it's our hockey. It's it's. NHL. Part of the editor David Hartley and it's hard NHL that's it. It. I think it doesn't part of college. As a part of the college game absolutely not. -- school no way. So it's it's NHL creation. This I think at that point it's all so. I think it -- break I think those guys got there there. Are definitely -- -- lap but then I think there. I think they experienced enough and I think they're. Strong guys that we talked about concussions and hit nowadays that needs. To stop that stop -- -- any others. Yeah but the fight is a little bit different guys in their -- they did not planted solidly. On the on the on the ground. Of those punctured -- only now. What a bit of blood she's got to wait and suddenly you guys that -- -- -- -- the -- -- Etched in. Our create. Your right now I would that would be even. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- A slap shot. Israel a slap shot -- -- guys get hurt in hockey when somebody gets rammed. Against the boards. When somebody does something. You know -- in. It up and down the ice or whatever. The fights rarely do they get -- I mean they get -- -- -- amid the Adobe's face in her husband beat up a few times but they really get hurt. We really see a lot of the concussion stuff there was that other hockey fight -- -- -- -- number I don't. I'm sure we do I think it I think you see him more within the elements. Of the game or sometimes slightly outside the legal elements of the game here's adamant lol what's up Adam. They can't vote on animals. Equipment into the apple right now hockey team keeping the guys that -- -- early cheap shot and you know goon tactics. Who -- it's eight. He earned it by again but now I know he's he's he's. On. A lot to get -- -- you know. Well I mean he serves that purpose for the steam. But he is he but he's got skill level where he can -- out there on the fourth line that by the way would this team. It's an awful lot of ice right yeah he's not afraid to -- anybody but he can do Morton.
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.
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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.
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