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Canadiens, Garry Galley gave the Bruins a 5-4 victory when he scored 3:42 into overtime on a goal that was reminiscent of the Bobby Orr tally that clinched the 1970 Stanley Cup finals. Which Bruin had four assists in the game, including on the game-winner
We start with four at four - Happy Birthday Bobby Orr Edition. Then it's time to talk tourney... we watch and react as brackets get busted left and right. Plus more on the Bruins and Bobby Orr .
Players who wore helmets faced the same criticism until Bill Masterton died after hitting his head on the ice in 1968. And until Bobby Orr came along, defensemen rarely took part in offensive rushes. Hockey is safer and better today because of those changes that
have spent all 15 or more years with one team. Think about who didn't make it from stem to stern in Boston. Ray Bourque , Bobby Orr , Dwight Evans, Bob Cousy and now Pierce. As a kid, you might identify a player with a certain team, but that doesn't
Until then, sit back and appreciate what Bergeron is. He is class and excellence all in one understated package. He is a winner in the style and grace of Bobby Orr , and now sits just two wins away from joining him with two Stanley Cup rings.
in 2001 -- almost 12 years to the week -- that was set to make Bledsoe a Patriot for life. “I remember feeling sad when Bobby Orr left,’’ Kraft said in 2001 of Orr, who left Boston for Chicago near the end of his career. ``I saw this as an opportunity to sign
reported by Bob Hohler, should be on the shortlist to win again for at least the next half-decade. I wasn't alive when Bobby Orr was king, so this is a first for me. Think about it: When Ray Bourque and Cam Neely were leading the Bruins to a pair of
re just not designed for.” ON THIS DAY TRIVIA (answer below): On Jan. 31, 1971, in a 6-0 rout of the Blues, Bobby Orr scored twice to become the second defenseman in Bruins history with 100 career goals. Who was the first? (Hint: This player
It may be the greatest sport in the world. I certainly enjoy it. I love it,” Gammons said. “But to me, watching a Bobby Orr or a [ Wayne ] Gretzky or someone who was great is one thing. And watching that Billy Goldthorpe mentality is another. Hey, I
sure [Thornton] regretted it, and he still does to this day. Now, what he did, I’ll tell you: Brooks Orpik is not Bobby Orr . He’s a good player, yes. He’s a guy who hits hard. He’s a real tough player out there. He cross checks a lot of guys from behind in front
April 11, 2005 – There were plenty of highlights to take away from the Red Sox’ 2005 home opener: Boston sports greats Bobby Orr and Bill Russell helping Patriots players Tedy Bruschi and Richard Seymour throw out the ceremonial first pitches, Red Sox
s play, as well. It’s a good balance right there. But when you look up at people – I always said I was a big fan of Bobby Orr and to have Bobby walk into our office just to talk means a lot. Same thing goes for David with Jags right now
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Christopher Price discuss Logan Mankins' breakdown of the offensive line and how it will look without Dante Scarnecchia. They also discussed Mankins' rebuttal to Brandon Spikes.
WEEI.com's Mike Petraglia and Chris Price discuss Bill Parcells' Patriots Hall of Fame candidacy.
Tom Curran calls the show to discuss the Vince Wilfork contract situation. After texting with Vince this morning, Curran says that Vince's camp is possibly trying to put the "genie back in the lamp" and that the possibility of the Pro Bowl DT returning to the team has improved.
We wrap up the Celtics season by speaking with Celtics president Danny Ainge about this past season and the team's future.
Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck joins Mut and Merloni to discuss and reflect on the Boston Marathon Bombings a year later.
Jackie MacMullan talks some Celtics with Mut and Merloni as the season is winding down and the team is positioned to have a high draft pick.
Dave O'Brien and Joe Castiglione talk with Red Sox pitcher John Lackey after he goes 8 solid innings in a great performance, while giving the Red Sox bullpen a night off. Lackey talks a little about what he thinks about Michael Pineda's ejection for having pine tar on his neck.
Andy Brickley, NESN; Joins Mut and Merloni to recap the Bruins win against the Red Wings in game 3
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Buster Olney joins Mut and Merloni to discuss Michael Pineda using pine tar at Fenway and getting ejected from the game. He also discusses the reaction from Yankees GM Brian Cashman.
Mut and Merloni preview Game 4 of the first round of the NHL PLayoffs between the Bruins and the Red Wings.
Jackie MacMullan joins Mut and Merloni to talk about Pineda's pine tar incident, the Bruins Red Wings, and the Celtics.
We tackle four topics all revolving around big time milestones in sports.
We discuss the Bruins win to take a 2-1 lead in Detroit, and how Brad Marchand is once again (for better or worse) making his presence felt in a series. Hey, he may be a rat, but he's OUR rat.
Nifty jumps on the Planet for an hour.
Lou Merloni did play-by-play with Joe Castiglione today and then joined The Planet Mikey Show to talk about what went wrong, and a few things that went right as the Red Sox started their campaign to defend their World Series title.
WEEI.com's Chris Price joins John Ryder and Chris Villani on Planet Mikey to discuss the signing of Revis Island
The 4th addition of WEEI’s Fantasy Football Offseason Podcast is loaded and ready. In this week’s conversation Jim Hackett and Pete Davidson of Rotobahn.com dig into the sinking draft stock of Teddy Bridgewater (much too their chagrin), while refocusing and emphasizing the immense scouting work done by Pete on players like Bridgewater, Zach Mettenberger, Blake Bortles, Bishop Sankey & Lache Seastrunk. Also, Jim & Pete touch on news from around the league regarding new Jet, Chris Johnson, Montee Ball in Denver and help you tune out all of the negative noise some in the media are trying to push. We’re not buying! Lots of Football love in this podcast for the Football lover. Enjoy!
Greg Wyshynski of Yahoo! Sports joins DJ to break down the first-round matchup between the Bruins and Red Wings. Also discussed is Zdeno Chara's Norris candidacy, transparency with voting for the NHL awards and whether the Canadiens will get out of the first round.
The Red Sox' High-A minor league team in Salem recently had a 16-game winning streak that spanned two seasons. So what? From the standpoint of making prospects better and fostering player development, does that matter? Salem manager Carlos Febles (who managed Salem for the end of their winning streak, but who was also in charge of a 50-87 Single-A Greenville team in 2013) and Salem radio play-by-play man Evan Lepler discuss -- while also touching on a number of prospects in search of the next Earl Weaver and Vinegar Bend Mizell.
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