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We discuss the news of the day, namely Rajon Rondo's fight, ejection and subsequent suspension.
Etienne dons a Spiderman mask after scoring a goal. TRIVIA ANSWER: Larry Bird , Bob Cousy , Dave Cowens , John Havlicek , Sam Jones , Kevin McHale , Robert Parish , Bill Russell and Bill Sharman played all or most of their career with the Celtics; Tiny
unique and terrific career. 8. Sam Jones If I asked 100 NBA fans under the ..... but would 20 of them know that Sam Jones is the other (You did, right ..... Millar is a bigger name in Boston than Sam Jones . 7. Paul Pierce First, there's no
sitting proudly at the head of the table with Bird on his right and Havlicek on his left. Flanking them are Bob Cousy , Sam Jones , McHale and Pierce in some order, and that’s before we even get to players like Dave Cowens, JoJo White, Parish
if Russell has turned down a statue offer, my bet as to his thought process is this: Why should he get a statue when Sam Jones doesn't have one? Or John Havlicek? Or Satch Sanders? Or Frank Ramsey? Or Tom Heinsohn or K.C. Jones or every other
about all the great players that are in the league, no one’s going to catch the great Mr. Russell and the great Mr. Sam Jones . They’re not even in this conversation. Michael has six. Magic has five. Kobe has five. If I can catch up with those
Red Auerbach did things, all his title winners were built through the draft (Bird, Cowens, Hondo, Cousy, McHale, Sam Jones ) and trades (Russell, Parish, Silas, Dennis Johnson , Walton, Sharman). The biggest free agent Red brought in
back-to-back games ‘NET RESULTS: Padres minor leaguer Connor Powers shows off some trick hits. TRIVIA ANSWER: Sam Jones SOOTHING SOUNDS: Mark Lindsay , former lead singer for Paul Revere and the Raiders, turns 70 Friday.
FT% Credentials: 8 NBA titles; 0 MVP trophies; 1956-57 Rookie of the Year; 6 All-Star Games; 4 All-NBA nods SAM JONES Celtics career: 12 seasons; 871 games (10th); 24,285 minutes (10th) Celtics stats: 15,411 points (7th
Red Auerbach and Bill Russell and amongst a litany of Hall of Famers including Russell, Bill Sharman, Frank Ramsey, Sam Jones , KC Jones, John Havlicek, and Sanders’ presenter for Friday’s enshrinement Tommy Heinsohn. Despite playing for Auerbach
deeper than that, but we have to do it.” In his film session Thursday, around motivational chats from John Havlicek and Sam Jones on the 42nd anniversary of their Game 7 win over the Lakers in 1969, Rivers showed film of Tuesday night
over the Flyers ‘NET RESULTS: Top 10 dunks from the first round of the NBA playoffs. TRIVIA ANSWER: Bill Russell and Sam Jones SOOTHING SOUNDS: On May 5, 1955, “Damn Yankees” opened on Broadway.
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.
Dave O'Brien talked to John Farrell before the end of the Twins series. The Sox skipper said that Big Papi's success is no surprise given his work ethic.
John Farrell postgame press conference
Elliotte Friedman joined the show to discuss the Bruins domination of the series thus far. He said that while nothing is certain he cannot see a way in which the Rangers come back and win the series.
Shawn joined the show to discuss the teams great performance in game two against the Rangers. Shawn said that he wouldn't mind playing for John Tortorella because he seems like a funny guy.
Steve joined the show to discuss the Rangers and their coach John Tortorella. Steve said that the Bruins have been the far better team thus far in the series.
Kirk and Gerry talked about game three tonight at Madison Square Garden between the Bruins and Rangers. Gerry and Kirk are not very confident in the ability of the Rangers to make this a series.
LB joins the show in studio to discuss the Bruins taking a 2-0 series lead against the Rangers and what Claude should do when Seidenberg, Redden, and Ference are ready to play.
Mut and Merloni get into a Red Sox discussion after a successful weekend in Minnesota. They discuss Pedroia, Lackey, and the future of Ellsbury with the Red Sox.
What's better than a whole hour with NESN's Jack Edwards? Not much. We talk all hockey, all the time with Jack live from his study, with a "Loving Cup", whatever that is.
We talk hockey as the Bruins have had little problem taking a 2-0 series lead against the much talk about NY Rangers. Will this continue in games 3 and 4 at MSG? We discuss.
We tackle four topics we haven't yet touched upon today. Gronk!, Proms with celebs and athletes and much more.
Today on the Daily Planet the Bruins have a 2-0 lead over the New york Rangers, the Red Sox are back on the winning sde of things, and the noteable birthdays of the day.
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
....uhhhh.....a bunch of bombs over there....
Sounds like a prostate exam to me!
Damn New Yorkers!
Linda explains how the shootout transpired in Watertown during the early morning hours. She saw the first suspect mortally wounded and police beginning the manhunt for the second suspect.More from this show
By and large, the focus of development in the minor leagues is on players. Still, there is a developmental path for coaches and managers in the farm system, as is evident from the fact that the previous two managers of the Red Sox' Triple-A affiliate in Pawtucket -- Torey Lovullo (2010) and Arnie Beyeler (2011-12) are now both on the Red Sox' big league coaching staff. They share their insights about the differences between player and coaching expectations in Triple-A vs. the majors, while discussing professional development from the perspective of former minor league managers who aspire to similar positions in the big leagues.More from this show