During Hour 3 of Felger and Massarotti, the guys got back into the New England Patriots decision to pick up the option on Vince Wilfork’s contract. Boston Bruins President Cam Neely joined Felger and Mazz to discuss the state of the B’s. To wrap up the hour, Mike and Tony continued to talk about Vince Wilfork.
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz got into Peyton Manning and his restructured contract with the Denver Broncos. Mike and Tony continued to discuss and take calls on the Patriots decision to not pick up Vince Wilfork’s option. Finally, the guys got into last night’s Boston Celtics win over the Utah Jazz and Jim Murray has some Hot Takes about the C’s head coach Brad Stevens.
Dan Roche is filling in for Rich, who's on vacation. Jon Wallach is taking off this afternoon for New Orleans to call the Celtics-Pelicans game. The guys catch you up with everything that happened last night and Jon Wallach had an epic Bryant basketball call.
The deal is still in the works, but Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge told Toucher, Dan Roche and Wallach that the reports are "accurate" about big man JaVale McGee to Boston. Listen to Ainge talk about McGee and other Celtics-related topics.
Vince Wilfork was informed by the Patriots that they would not be picking up his options for 2015 and 2016. Wilfork is now a free agent. The Boston Globe's Ben Volin explains to Toucher & Roche (filling in for Rich) why we should have seen this coming and what's next for both the team and Wilfork.