Mar 10, 2013|
Jim Ross will join Grande and Max later today during the C's/Thunder game, but first he spends a few moments with Dale discussing his love of sports and his friendship with Grande. Good Ol' JR is the man!
After breaking the news that Mike Napoli has agreed to terms with the Red Sox, Rob Bradford joins Chris Villani to discuss the deal, the Red Sox offseason moves thus far and what to expect at the winter meetings.
Dale, Chris and Matt go around the table and give their thoughts on who will come out on top today in Houston.
Bill Belichick has decided to bench Stevan Ridley today as the troubled RB has been listed as inactive. Dale, Chris and Matt give their takes on how the situation was handled and if there is any way Ridley can get back on track.
Dale asks the guys their opinions on if the almighty "trap game" really exists as many fans think this week could be one of those games against an underachieving Texans team after a huge, emotional win vs Denver.
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Up bottom of the hour and take Oklahoma City where the Celtics play the Oklahoma City Thunder. And joining me right now this -- say this is a thrill and an honor for me and I'm dead serious when I say this. Not only do I think that he's one of the great announcers of my lifetime. He is the single. Greatest wrestling announcer of my life time. Jim Ross is with -- JR thanks for being with us this -- -- -- dale are about it I couldn't be better and I'm very excited to hear you working with Sean today he's gonna carry me through a quarter the second quarter regret America. He -- and F -- you anywhere my friend I've heard your work for a long long time now that you're a big basketball fan -- I am indeed on the I'm a sports -- And you know I -- as an only child -- small farm in eastern Oklahoma so like I grew up on sports read the sports page in. And hearing the storage and let them program products on the sports guy. I know you're on the sidelines for those Oklahoma football games all the time yeah I got my I got my good friend. Coach Bob -- takes -- on the sideline tonight. I've missed I used to commute from Connecticut and I work for -- dead equal time. In the office I used to commute though you games home -- away out of LaGuardia that was an adventure but not not -- -- -- I said this earlier in the show and I meant it sincerely there may not be anybody who knows. The wrestling business better than the guy you're gonna work with John -- pretty good at that business though you have the value as visa visa and unique. Realm of understanding what we do that crazy genre the misfortune of things that are are progressing as a what's called want to. You know way back in the day I I like it better when you when everybody just admits that sports entertainment don't you yes absolutely it's entertainment and it's not a sport it is entertainment and we do try to entertain now are there athletes that are entertaining US live. That's great athletes but it is an entertainment and Indians and of course we're excited about the road wrestle mania which is. The third you guessed that neck of the woods so it was the eighth in the MetLife stadium April 7. Are you a little worried about being out doors April 7 in metropolitan New York I'm a little worried about whether -- you -- on taking a -- they'll have to. -- make -- a big pillow right and a coat and I have my hat on it by I don't know that I am actually go to work a match that if not. I'll be in the sanctuary of a sweet. What they nice beverage in hand and join the festivities will no beverages in hand this afternoon and all that basketball to call my friend we're gonna get serious this -- really should be an outstanding game both teams are hot. Both teams are winning. So I was of them five row the voters went for in a row in the -- pretty hard to beat at home. All seriousness it's been a real Roland an honor for me to talk to you thank you bet they'll into but I appreciated thanks that is that'll. AR Jim Ross who's gonna work the second quarter of today's game in Oklahoma City. With Sean -- I just got a direct tweet from Sean -- He says and -- a -- attacks he says. I thought you'd enjoy this so I -- show on 120. I got a chance to talk -- did JR as well I gotta get out of here Celtics basketball coming up next Sports Radio WEEI.
We check in for our weekly update from Bill Belichick and get his take on the Pats win over the Texans on the road, the benching of Stevan Ridley, and Antonio Smith's thinly veiled Spygate comments after the Texans lost.
Patriots’ defensive end, Rob Ninkovich, joins Mut and Merloni on a Patriots Monday after the team’s victory in Houston. Rob addresses the postgame comments of Texans’ defensive lineman Antonio Smith and the defense struggling against the run.
Tom Brady joined the show fresh off the teams 9th win of the season in Houston. He dismissed Antonio Smith's spying allegations and told the guys he has already moved on.
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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