Category: WEEI

Daniel Nava Says The Boston Red Sox Have a Different Feel This Season

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

Daniel Nava seems to have a flair for the dramatic. Overlooked at every level, Nava's first ever at-bat was a grand slam against Joe Blanton of the Phillies in 2010. This spring he lost his starting spot to young up-and-comer Jackie Bradley Jr. Nava was expected to be a utility ...

David Ortiz Says He’s Not Too Far Away From Being 100 percent

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

Last year Red Sox DH David Ortiz was off to a great start. In just 90 games, "Big Papi" had his highest batting average since 2007 and already had over 20 home runs. Then everything changed. Running the bases on an Adrian Gonzalez home run, Ortiz injured his right Achilles. ...

Julian Edelman On His Big Day: “If you’re going to get that opportunity you have to do something with it”

Monday, November 19th, 2012

It seems like every season the New England Patriots have a player that kind of emerges out of nowhere and ends up playing a key role on offense or defense. As the regular season is winding down and the postseason is quickly approaching, it appears Wide Receiver/Punt Returner Julian Edelman could ...

Danny Ainge Says He Has Tried to Reach Out to Ray Allen But Allen Changed His Number

Monday, November 5th, 2012

Every time the Celtics and Heat play it's must-see TV. First of all both teams have championship aspirations and are usually found at the top of the standings in the Eastern Conference. Second, they don't like each other at all. There have been numerous scuffles and incidents in the games ...

Bill Belichick: “Wes Welker has a good sense of humor”

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

This season has been very interesting for Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker. One game he has three catches and little involvement in the offense for whatever reason, the next game he doesn't even start at wide receiver and then the next game he blows up for over 100 yards receiving. ...

Tom Brady Says the Game Sunday Didn’t Come Down to One Play

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

When it comes to winning time, the New England Patriots usually thrive and find a way to pull off the victory. It looked like that was going to be the case on Sunday once again. When things looked bleak for the Pats, trailing by two points with Tom Brady on ...

Ben Cherington: “This deal is only as good as what we do in the next several months”

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

As the Boston Red Sox were in the middle of an extremely disappointing and injury-riddled season, they decided it was time make some big-time changes. The team put some of their most high profile players on waivers to see if any team would bite. The Dodgers took the bait on ...

Jerry Markbreit Resents The Replacement Officials

Monday, August 20th, 2012

For 23 seasons, Jerry Markbreit was one of the most recognizable NFL referees. Markbreit officiated in four Super Bowls so he has been on the biggest stage and understands how difficult it is to referee in the NFL, with some of the world’s best athletes. The replacement officials are getting ...

Kevin Garnett Will Do Anything to Win, Including Die On the Court If He Had to

Monday, May 14th, 2012

After the Boston Celtics were tested by the Atlanta Hawks in the first round of the playoffs, the Celtics got another test on their own home court from the Philadelphia 76ers in game one of the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals. Both times, in game six against the Hawks in the first ...

Doc Rivers Says Rajon Rondo Waited for His Teammates by the Bus to Thank Them for Winning Game Two

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

With their All-Star point guard sitting out because of a suspension, and Ray Allen still sitting on the sidelines with an ankle injury, the Boston Celtics turned to their captain and he delivered in a big, big way. After struggling mightily in the first game of the series, Paul Pierce ...