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before? One. His name is Rajon Rondo, and his numbers have regularly put in the same discussion as Magic Johnson and Oscar Robertson . Even his most bitter rival, Dwayne Wade, once described the four-time NBA All-Star as “a triple-double
We discuss the Red Sox 3-2 World Series lead as it heads back to Fenway Park. David Ortiz is the man, John Lester is the Ace, and all the fans are downright giddy about it.
Cincinnati and watched - up close-and-personal – the great rivalry between the Cincinnati Bearcats (still home to Oscar Robertson ) and Xavier Musketeers. Within an hour drive there are the following college programs: Kentucky, Indiana
No one had recorded a triple double with at least 15 points, 20 assists and 15 assists since Wilt Chamberlain and Oscar Robertson . Kevin Garnett , not exactly known as a sentimental softie or a numbers-cruncher, said he was keeping the box score
of the NBA only two players have ever recorded as many as 29 points, 18 rebounds and 13 assists in a game before: Oscar Robertson and Wilt Chamberlain . The Celtics needed every number, every second and every ounce of energy in Rondo’s epic showing
And you’re never going to guess what the other 11 guys have in common. Yup, all Hall of Famers. Magic Johnson Oscar Robertson Lenny Wilkens Bob Cousy Tiny Archibald Jerry West John Havlicek Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Dave Bing Julius Erving Walt Frazier 9. Is there
things. Maybe you guys were. Do you realize that in that interview Greg compared Marbury to both Magic Johnson and Oscar Robertson ? Do you realize that he equated the amount of winning Marbury has done so far in his NBA
his hands (the size of a 7-footer’s) and wingspan (6-foot-9): “I’d be like Magic [ Johnson ] or Oscar Robertson .” In the Celtics organization, only Danny Ainge has better peripheral vision than Rondo. On road trips
Michael Jordan, Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal, Moses Malone, Elvin Hayes, Hakeem Olajuwon, Oscar Robertson , Dominique Wilkins, John Havlicek, Alex English, Reggie Miller and Jerry West . Garnett became the first player
The others? MJ and Jerry West each did it once, John Havlicek did it twice, Larry Bird did it three times, and Oscar Robertson and LBJ have done it in a whopping six different seasons), or that he already has as many MVP trophies (three) as Bird
chatter from the sidelines: When Russell misses a defensive assignment: “C’mon, Russ, get with it.” When Oscar Robertson scores, to the referee: “How about carrying the ball one time, huh? You’re a bum.” When he calls a timeout
Milwaukee for six and a half years and Kareem [ Abdul Jabbar ] was the best player that franchise ever had outside of Oscar Robertson , and not a lot of people talk about either one of them. Here? You are immortalized.” Of course, MacMullan didn’t stop with Ray. She talked to former Bucks and current
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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