Sat, 9 Feb 2013|
DJ gives a Kirk a call to talk the latest happenings with the black and gold and his thoughts on if they should play tonight.
Petraglia was at the game and in the locker room hearing reaction after the win. He discusses the state of the Bruins going into game three at Madison Square Garden and the reaction of Ranger’s coach John Tortorella.
Sweeney explains how the Bruins’ rookie defensemen are feeling playing increased minutes due to injury. He shares how he felt when he debuted and a Bruins legend gave him a confidence boost.
It's playoff time for 2 of the major sports and Craig and Larry get into the popularity of the NBA vs the NHL and what the ratings will show as the playoffs for both leagues develop and roll on. Craig is more of an NBA guy while LJ likes to watch it all!
Craig and Larry are in on Sports Sunday and take a general look at the Boston sports scene. They talk Bruins/Rangers and Game 2, discuss the Red Sox victory over the Twins as well as John Farrell's decision to leave Dempster in the game yesterday - LJ did not agree, and even talk a little Pats football with the Gronk injury situation.
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As an organization here to come on agree with me about that is -- being -- But only the Bruins can update their fans as often as you update the world have any -- music. It's it's best to do the kick things off. What's -- let me ask you sensors and we'll get we'll get to the other stuff here in the second -- They're directed last week ninety hours ago did you did Bruins -- -- bad. Right yeah foolish -- Well right inducted this. My personal opinion as someone who let the drive is is that this game shouldn't be happening you all understand. Why it is. Why. Did before -- I mean but before. Before we keep we get into the sort of the bad job the north. Why is if you look at both schedules is there any spot here in the shortened season -- look at it and say it makes some sense to play here instead of here. I I political lightning schedule closely enough. But. Yeah this. This would make a lot more sensitive -- not happening tonight especially that nobody going to be there it's going to be unbelievable. Like I. I have to work every game I'm thinking like I could go on to camp with a few -- can see it. What if you're secretary. At the half two hours you make it sound like it's it's is not required. You don't. OK so so but my point is I mean shouldn't there be every two or three hours at the first of the governor calls about it right. Writing the Bruins have to respond that say hey listen we respect the governor whatever we're gonna play this game tonight. It's difficult it's stinks don't -- if you can't will compensate you will will take care to give you -- ticket we understand. Crappy situation is just the way this would have to play this hockey we don't just to get that. Right or at least some sort of explanation where even if it's somebody leaking it to the globe where The Herald or wherever just where they say it. Look the garden is that is available on this night when both seem to be career this is happening in. This seems -- display gives some sort of explanation as to why there's absolutely no way this thing to be moved and the fact that. It's been quiet on all fronts is. Is a good look for the -- It's unusual for them I mean. He's got pop list I mean I know this is a sort of an elaborate Asia top of these kind of sort of situations. We're going to be you know feet something like this too often but whenever there's any sort of potential. Update to the the schedule weather moving something around there really gonna vote at least on the media. And everybody knows so this is I think just the different situations and the -- handle. I get 25% -- merchandise a special present over to. You'll get a you'll get help you -- The they've taken hostages off that that you course. Given that the behavior doubles fans but. If the media bill they'll all ties with -- more fruit. -- -- -- -- -- it's pronounced please let people know what's going again that MBTA -- service you know he got for you gotta drive -- them or did you drive and then. Right now I've -- the worst job. Shoveling my car wrote I've made it worse by. But you have Texas saying quit crying roads are fine it's a question of the roads it's question of where you parked I guess. You know the answer IP well there's 2000 people the game he might be okay. It but you know I don't -- -- -- -- back to the -- -- your broad com a couple of days ago. But the legacy Tim Thomas in there is nobody in my lifetime is like this I mean you could not have been higher. Obviously and Thomas was after game seven Vancouver's mean you're looking at this guy. As one of the great figures in our history and it's gonna post season run Israelis ever had. A year and a half whatever later he is just quietly shipped awaited the islanders that doesn't mean nobody really cares. Where it's. It's funny because not only did nobody here this trade has nothing to do with really any sort of hurt I don't know really. On night in pack for either team unless the brewery and a using this cap state are becoming except circular once a month. Right it was a money move forbid islanders to be compliant with the salary cap off. Imagine in that ball and where we're at -- would need to make -- -- so there'd -- at the very bottom. Right yeah with salary cap Specter but yeah it opens up money for that the Bruins says. To do something they want it may be down the road a lot try to get entirely again surely have. The reason -- republic agreed to do it. Two million reasons. The financial but what you want to get it done early so. In key you have guys available early in the season I try to think of good examples of it. A couple of years ago from -- -- you -- -- -- can pretty early on her on November it is that as an example there but. In case anyone is made available room or via this that counts and they will be able to. The cast. Yet article on the windows. I don't you would think that Coleman's very critical of them on the site that got me pretty clear that. I liked him that he was a pretty easy got it but it. How many other athletes in the world will use you to leave in this sort of situation at that they'll turn it. Yeah what's his legacy. Do you think -- would ten years and I was he would as you still viewed the first is not easy to use a guy who helped carry this -- -- Well I think it's -- hockey standpoint it has to be that you lose a guy who delivered the Stanley Cup. You'd unbelievable Nazis in the end no matter how good to Iraq is an opener would -- you know you can and forget about Tim Thomas. To -- still have a lot to live up to if you want to follow these -- -- in part because I would otherworldly. Especially on eleven. Cookies and run so. I mean I understand that there are other people who water remembered him for the political stuff personally our members -- four. Wait on the -- because like I said it is in my job. Air -- I didn't and you're done and you've been the subject you're telling me you're not remember any of the other stuff and you think about it you're just gonna block that all -- of your head. Think only the hockey stuff and you think it's just that's not true that's not true. Our members in for that that personality stuff but more vote. Not that the fact that you lose like. That you loved what what that the crazy idea political that it it -- that he subscribes to. Climax. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- On number or more per. I'd never encountered a guy again who don't knock on and I'd never heard a guy with more into his own back into the -- all remember him for being guy. Who paid really close attention to the big color heat that players use in warmup like. There were enough courts to vote him without getting here about it by the hole White House. What's the to -- updates here injury guys you know Marshal on board obviously and hi guys like this what is the was a status as we look at them right now. It is unknown what's happening with. -- march on both high end -- -- We're skating with -- yesterday I I would guess that Orton would be back at some point this weekend the question is. Will he be back on Sunday against the sabres will try to do something. With jumped -- which I would get -- distribute pretty bad idea. I would do I mean listening. You know alive. I think source pretty good about it on these people get all worked up by the routers -- -- -- diet I've fought we dropped gloves. You know he'd be kicked my ass once -- environment was like and because. Right in the Campbell the same thing I good. If I'm Gregory Campbell throughout the whole thing I'm saying what about me because Campbell in the biggest Arab world these six but even I think -- -- and I'm proud. You always put a bigger than him in a lot of time. You doesn't quite suffer the same -- that this sort of against Scott but -- often quite pretty convincingly two and how often have you heard people need to avenge whomever for for beating up Gregory Campbell so. Campbell with -- earlier in the week that would dilute the site I'm not thinking that someone he'd become independent that was no -- -- -- but. Horton wasn't talking at that point so you could imagine or repeat the same thing so when he finally. Was would be able to address the media -- Q is you're pretty quick to volunteer. Also thought on that he's another guy who really doesn't like. When people use -- fighting to further their agenda as far as concussions all the things go well the whole notion that he was some sort of victim drove you crazy. You know of all the talk about -- -- player all this all that you know even followed from from buffalo you forget them is actually pretty good game Tampa's a team that. You know scores a common goals and an illegal league in goals on. What if you're watching -- TV for one of the 46 people there should be entertaining game to. Right it should be to what you said to be offensive game. Wouldn't tactically they got their program nationalism pretty good but. He you know who grabbed her apartment so the -- should come. From both sides which might suggest. Why Julian is keeping her seemingly based on the line yesterday why -- and keeping -- -- with -- and -- on the top line which. I kind of disagree with but we'll see if that's it for tonight you're with the clintons there. -- -- the best player in the league right now. Top three. Me. I don't see I have a -- are defining best player in the league. Are you start to forget that started our orders starter franchise tomorrow he -- one of the top 34 picks he's won nineteen. Expert. Well he's he he's he's early twenties -- probably -- one minute period some like that. But I'm turning -- -- tomorrow than her or hate her -- I would start with guys like Scott who can Kessler and Bergeron and just about to two record. But he's definitely you'd seen the model. Goal scorer. If -- if -- -- -- -- you're wondering what what can Howard they indeed what we want I was that you could be. It to garlic even their coach who has all the build -- world beat the shot. Everything you never expect him to get very -- you vote but. You put the puck in the net so let it -- if your questions terribly spam code is being used that among local scored it. People reacting early about -- two goals on nine games that. I don't think so I think that secret. When -- how to figure out there to do one thing like I said they -- -- without their -- to -- the -- he's up there to score goals so I think it was laying on it a bit. But he wasn't paired care dispute getting chances which is encouraging and ought -- scores are -- sometimes after awhile you see the -- is also start. To Google for whatever reason but that was really happening. With figures -- comparing them so hopefully now I was a couple of big -- there Montreal the other night. With curriculum teachable without back on track but again going back to the whole lying thing. I don't know I disagree with -- I agree with Julian. Keeping him with -- you there because. They allowed a lot that line a lot a lot allowed a lot more goal they scored when they're out there appears according darker last year so. If the result is the thing just to get Howard they get going I think that it a lot of work for nothing because. 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People reporting the game tonight Bruins lightning is now canceled. Scheduled for 7 o'clock canceled take a look at the two schedules -- you define a win you'll play this game again but right now game that it will be a lot of fun. -- -- 7 o'clock appears to be canceled more we get back W.
In the latest edition of the "It Is What It Is" podcast, Chris Price and CSNNE's Mike Giardi take a look at the Patriots offseason on both sides of the ball, try and get a handle on which new guys will make an impact first, and whether or not the Patriots have altered their style when it comes to drafting and developing wide receivers.
Mike Florio joined the program to discuss the Jets decision to release Tim Tebow, he said the situation is as disaster all around for the Jets and that the problems begins with owner Woody Johnson. Mike also said that he was disappointed with the Pats moving back in the first round.
One of the hardest working men in the biz, Mike Petraglia aka "Trags", sits down with Butch Stearns live in Foxborough to help break down all the latest Pats moves. He discusses his reaction to the trade in Round 1 and the guys those picks produced. Also, the boys talk about the decent trade the Pats made in acquiring LeGarrette Blount from Tampa Bay for Jeff Demps and a 7th rounder.
We check in with Danny Ainge for our first talk to him since the Celtics season ended last weekend. We talk about the future of the team, KG, Pierce, Doc Rivers and more, as Danny directly answers the rumors being floated by ESPN's Stephen A. Smith.
Jackie Mac joins the show to discuss the trade rumors swirling around Paul Pierce, KG, Doc Rivers and the Celtics. She also discusses the future of the Celtics head coach.
Stephen A. joined the program to discuss the trade rumors he has reported regarding a possible trade including Doc Rivers and the Clippers. Stephen A. also told the guys that he has heard that Danny and Doc may be tiring of working together.
Joe Castiglione talked with John Lackey after he picked up the W against the Twins. Lackey threw seven innings, and retired the 1st twelve batters of the game.
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John Farrell postgame press conference
Dale and DJ roll on with their puck talk and chat some more about the goalie matchup in this series, as well as the lack of a quality power play for both of these teams. In fact, DJ says the Rangers are even worse on the PP than the B’s! The guys also get into the resurgence of Milan Lucic and his deceptive speed and grit. Dale and DJ talk about the similar styles of play for these teams and look forward to Game 2.
Dale and DJ get into the two coaches and their polar opposite styles and demeanor. Both teams play a similar style, but the coaches certainly convey their messages in a different way. Dale isn't buying the Tortorella hype and thinks he's a little overrated. DJ thinks he's a good coach, but isn't a fan of anti-media stance. The guys also talk about Jagr and how he has not lived up to the hype. They weren't expecting him to light it up or be the savior, but DJ says he wasn't prepared for just how slow the aging veteran is. Another big topic for B's fans this season is the play of Tyler Seguin and why he has yet to become the superstar everyone anticipates he will be. This leads to Claude Julien's style and if he does actually have something against the younger players. That Iginla trade shows its ugly head again as well.
WEEI.com's DJ Bean joins Dale in studio for Sports Sunday to discuss the Bruins playoff run. Game 2 is later today and the guys discuss the results of the first game of the series. They get into the construction of the lines for the B's and if they would make any changes. DJ has a few ideas for the lines today. The boys also discuss the two goalies - Tuukka vs Henrik Lundqvist and wonder why people automatically think the Rangers have the edge at goalie. Finally, they get into the legacy and the decisions of Claude Julien and Peter Chiarelli.
Shawn joined the program to discuss another overtime win for the Bruins. When asked about Game 7 against Toronto, Thornton said that he would like to keep his specific comments in the dressing room private, but acknowledged that he encouraged Tyler Seguin to up his play and it paid off in overtime.
Barry joined the guys to help breakdown the Bruins overtime win last night in game one. Barry said that he has rarely seen a team dominate as much as the Bruins yet be forced to an overtime.
Boomer joined the program to discuss the tough loss for his beloved Rangers. Boomer told the guys that Lundqvist will be better in game two and predicted a seven game series.
Bruins rookie defenseman Matt Bartkowski has emerged as one of the young stars of the team and he joins Mut and Tom Caron to discuss his role on the team, why he's confident, and the trade that almost sent him to Calgary.
Millar joins the show to discuss the recent Sox slide, Jacoby Ellsbury's lack of power, and hitting in the big leagues.
Andy Brickley joins the show to discuss the Bruins Game 1 win over the Rangers, the play of the three young Bruins defensemen, and the fatigue Jagr has shown on the ice.
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The Bruins have almost finished raking the Leafs, the Red Sox struggle from the mound, Miami Heat fans show their level of class.
Daily Planet Wednesday May 8th
Today on the Daily Planet the Bruins take a 2-1 series lead, the Red Sox get a run-off win, and we hear about cannibals and bible thieves.
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Damn New Yorkers!
Sauce Man stylings!
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