NESN Patriots reporter Doug Kyed joined the Adam Jones Show to discuss his takeaways from the Pats first open OTA’s of the year. The guys also talked about the ongoing Tom Brady appeal, which upcoming free agents the Pats should prioritize before next season, and more.
Tony Massarotti kicked off the Baseball Reporter discussing last night’s Boston Red Sox win over the Colorado Rockies, Jackie Bradley Jr.’s hitting streak, and previewed Clay Buchholz start tonight. Finally, Mazz talked about the Red Sox decision to retire Wade Boggs’ number.
In the fourth and final Hour, the guys previewed tonight’s Red Sox game and Jackie Bradley Jr.’s hitting streak. Mike and Tony also continued to take calls on Brady’s case against the NFL, the Bruins off-season, and much more. To wrap up the day, it’s the Final Word with Jim Murray.
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz got into the Boston Red Sox and last night’s win over the Colorado Rockies. Mike and Tony also discussed the value of Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love and Peyton Manning’s decision to not sue Al Jazeera.
Felger and Massarotti opened up the show discussing the Boston Bruins and their offseason roster options. Finally, the guys talked about Joe Thornton and the San Jose Sharks Game 6 win over the St. Louis Blues last night.
Red Sox outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. continues swinging his hot bat. JBJ has now hit safely in 29 straight games. Zolak and Bertrand know that this is a significant number of games, but when will the streak really start to mean something on an historical level?
The Red Sox celebrated the 1986 team that took on the New York Mets in the World Series on Wednesday night at Fenway Park. Listen to hear if Zolak and Bertrand have an issue with the Sox honoring a team that didn't actually win anything.
Is the Kevan Miller Contract Part of a Larger Plan?
Kevan Miller and the Bruins agreed earlier this week on a 4-year $10 million contract. While many fans and some members of the media find the deal bewildering, Zo and Bertrand react to some other speculation that this deal is part of a larger plan to draw interest from other players to join the Bruins.
The Patriots formally backed Tom Brady in his appeal of the DeflateGate decision on Wednesday. The team filed an amicus brief in support of the NFLPA's petition for rehearing the appeal. Zo and Bertrand start the show reacting to the next chapter of the DeflateGate saga.
Jim Breuer Discusses John Jastremski Encounter On Toucher & Rich
Comedian Jim Breuer joined Toucher & Rich on Thursday to discuss his encounter with John Jastremski, one of the Patriots' employees at the heart of the DeflateGate controversy. Breuer also shared his thoughts on crazy Patriots fans, and got a lesson in using Google.
Boston Globe NHL reporter Fluto Shinzawa joined the Adam Jones Show to discuss the B’s decision to extend Kevan Miller for 4 more seasons. The guys also talked about the Bruins other free agents, the recent additions to the coaching staff, and more.
Andy Benoit from the MMQB called in to the Adam Jones Show for a national perspective on the Patriots off-season moves. The guys also talk about the state of the Pats offense, Brady’s latest court appeal, and more.
Jones and Keefe opened Wednesday’s show discussing the Red Sox ability to score in the first inning and get out to big leads on a consistent basis so far this season. Jones is curious how the Sox will respond when this unsustainable run comes to an end, and they are locked in tight games each night.
In the fourth and final Hour, Felger and Mazz continued to talk about the Red Sox and the struggling Rockies. Mike and Tony also got back into last night’s Warriors loss to the Thunder. Before the Final Word with Jim Murray, the guys discussed Jackie Bradley Jr.’s attempt at extending his hitting streak to 29-games tonight.
During Hour 3 of Felger and Massarotti, the guys discussed the Boston Red Sox and last night’s win over the Colorado Rockies. Mike and Tony also talked about the play of Jackie Bradley Jr. and his 28-game hitting streak.
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz got into the Oklahoma City Thunder’s Game 4 win over the Golden State Warriors last night. Mike and Tony also discussed last night’s Pittsburgh Penguins Game 6 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Felger and Massarotti kicked off the show discussing the New England Patriots and comedian Jim Breuer’s interaction with Patriots ball boy John Jastremski. Also, Felger calls out Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Finally, Mike and Tony take another “Pop Culture Quiz.”
There is a movement by one group in Boston to get a statue erected for Red Sox DH David Ortiz as soon as possible. Based on how long it has taken for other legendary Boston sports figures to get statues honoring them, is the idea one that should take shape in the near future?
After the re-signing of Kevan Miller on Tuesday and comments made by Bruins GM Don Sweeney on Wednesday, it would appear that the Bruins are dedicated to finding a way to re-sign guys that they know have fit into their system. Zolak and Bertrand react to this lack of change in philosophy of the Boston Bruins.
A failing franchise continues to give a bad look with ridiculous moves. The Miami Marlins are the latest example, as they recently sued season ticket holders who backed out of their ticket contracts. Zo and Bertrand take a look at the latest in a series of poor franchise management decisions that have us here in New England feeling pretty lucky.
The Red Sox keep rolling and Jared Carrabis of Barstool Sports continues to pop gold bottles. He joins Zo and Bertrand to react to the week that was for the Sox that saw Jackie Bradley Jr. extended his hit streak and Clay Buchholz continue to disappoint.
The official offseason has yet to begin in the NHL and in a time of transition where the Bruins are looking to get back to prominence, their first move was re-signing defenseman Kevan Miller to a 4-year, $10 million contract. The early verdict on the deal is that it was a bad move and not the fireworks that fans were anticipating to start the rebuilding process. Find out Zo and Bertrand's take on the big D-man coming back in black and gold.
On this hour of Toucher & Rich, The Best Of Adolfo goes back to 2012 when he captured the magic of the Bobby Valentine era, Rich and Fred recap the big event held by The One Hundred, and the guys discuss the Jim Breuer/John Jastremski DeflateGate story.
On this hour of Toucher & Rich, the guys talk to TV expert Ken Reid, Joe Haggeerty joins the show to talk Bruins and the Kevan Miller deal, and Fred expresses distaste for Justin Timberlake's newest song.
Haggerty: Bruins Signing Kevan Miller 'Huge Mistake'
CSNNE Bruins insider Joe Haggerty joined Toucher & Rich Wednesday to debate the Bruins' signing of defenseman Kevan Miller. Fred doesn't think it will hurt the team, but Haggs says this kind of signing is a "huge mistake."
Josh Alper from Pro Football Talk called in to the Adam Jones Show to help breakdown the latest in the never ending Tom Brady appeals case. The guys also discussed the health of Julian Edelman, which upcoming free agents the Pats should prioritize, and more.
SB Nation Senior NBA Editor Paul Flannery called in to the Adam Jones Show to discuss whether Kevin Love could become available via trade in the off-season. The guys also touched on what the Celtics can do with the 3rd overall pick, the NBA Conference Finals, and more.
Jones and Keefe talked about Kevin Love missing the fourth quarter of the Cavs game 4 loss to the Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals. The guys are starting to wonder if Love is falling out of favor in Cleveland, and whether the Celtics could use the 3rd overall pick to land the all-star forward with the help of a third team.
Tony Massarotti opened up the Baseball Reporters discussing the Boston Red Sox pitching and Carson Smith’s season-ending Tommy John surgery. If the Red Sox are a playoff team, what should their approach be at the Trade Deadline? Finally, Mazz previewed the start of the Red Sox series with the Colorado Rockies.
It’s all on the table in the fourth and final Hour of the Felger and Mazz show. The guys discussed and took calls on the Bruins signing of Kevan Miller, Brady vs. the NFL, Red Sox pitching, and more. To close out the show, it’s the Final Word with Jim Murray.
During Hour 3 of Felger and Massarotti, Mike and Tony got back into the Boston Red Sox and pitcher Carson Smith’s season-ending Tommy John surgery. The guys also discussed upcoming Super Bowl host cities, putting a team in Las Vegas, and the latest in Tom Brady’s case against the NFL.
Felger and Massarotti opened up the show discussing the Boston Red Sox pitching and Carson Smith’s season-ending Tommy John surgery. Mike, Tony, Jim Murray, and James Stewart went on to give their American League power rankings. Finally, the guys discussed the Boston Bruins decision to resign defenseman Kevan Miller.
0:00- Tom Brady Fights On 7:45- Why an SNL Alum and a Former D3 Football Player are on Pats Radar 16:01- Shaughnessy on Francona and Lucchino 22:51- Pace of Play an Issue in MLB Again 29:38- Sports attorney Daniel Wallach
Sports attorney Daniel Wallach clarifies latest on Brady
Sports attorney Daniel Wallach joins Zo and Bertrand to shed some light on the latest developments in DeflateGate after Tom Brady and the NFLPA filed a petition for a rehearing of the suspension appeal.
On this hour of Toucher & Rich, Michael Hurley is in studio to talk about Tom Brady's chances on appeal as well as the OTL report on the NFL and concussions, Fred reacts quite angrily to what was meant to be a nice tweet by Dan Roche, and the guys run through The Stack.
Shaughnessy Gives his Thoughts on Francona and Lucchino
It was a blast from the past for Dan Shaughnessy of The Boston Globe this week, as he caught up with old friend, former Sox and current Indians manager Terry Francona. Hear about Dan's encounter with Tito, as well as his thoughts on Larry Lucchino, who was honored by the Red Sox over the weekend.