In the final hour on this Agenda Free Friday they take a lot phone calls. They start off talking about Julien's shootout strategies and who's fault it is for the Bruins's struggles in the shootout. Felger continues to voice his displeasure with the Riley Smith extension. They get into the Pats salary cap and how they can fit both Revis and McCourty under the cap. They play Kraft's comments from Fox Business this morning and Felger & Mazz give their thoughts and what they might mean. Also a Mad Mike on Twitter and Squeaky Mazz on the shift on Ortiz.
For the 3rd hour Felger & Mazz bring in Chris Gasper and get right into the Patriots free agency talk about resigning Revis and McCourty. They guys get back into Robert Kraft's comments from today on Fox Business, and Mazz fears both players might be gone. Felger asks the question why would Revis go back to the Jets besides just for the money. Also talk about the draft and where they think Winston & Mariota will go. Felger & Mazz also get into Celtics talk with Gasper on possible free agent pickups this offseason and how realistic it is to get one of the big names. Gasper gives his take on if the Celtics should make a playoff run or go for the lottery.
The 2nd hour starts out with their thoughts on resigning McCourty and if he's really worth the money he'll be getting. Also got into the comments Robert Kraft made today on Fox Business, on their pending free agents. Felger still can’t wrap his head around the extension of the "20 goal scorer" Riley Smith and the logic behind it Felger & Mazz had Bob Beers call in today to talk about last night's shootout and his overall thoughts on shootouts in general. Bob also got into the Riley Smith extension and gave some reasons on why he likes it. Finally, the guys also got into some Celtics talk, specifically on the JaVale McGee signing falling through. Felger got his answer on what are Riley Smith's numbers without playing with Bergeron.
Felger & Mazz had Bob Beers call in today to talk about last night's shootout and his overall thoughts on shootouts in general. Bob also got into the Riley Smith extension and gave some reasons on why he likes it.
Felger & Mazz open their Agenda Free Friday with their thoughts about the Brandon Marshall trade to the Jets. Jim Murray talks about the Bruins recent disappointments. And Felger's opening thought was on the extensions of Krug & Smith. The guys also gave their thoughts on resigning Revis and if they can be a championship team without him. Also talked about the Bruins struggles in the shootout and if it belongs in the league at all.
Zolak and Bertrand were joined by Brad Stevens for his weekly interview Friday afternoon. The coach touched on his message to the team after getting blown out by Cleveland, as well as developing consistency with all the roster turnover, improving the turnover percentage and much more.
Buchholz Gets 'Ace' T-Shirts For Starting Pitchers
Nobody believes the Red Sox have an ace pitcher on their staff, so Clay Buchholz fired back at the critics and bought every starting pitcher t-shirts that say 'He's The Ace'. Zolak and Bertrand discuss.
Zolak & Bertrand discuss the Red Sox venturing into Cuban waters with the signings of Rusney Castillo and Yoan Moncada. Castillo is already dealing with an injury and appears to be on the verge of losing the centerfield job to Mookie Betts. Even if Castillo proves to be a waste of money, Marc Bertrand is okay with it. Listen to his explanation.
Eagles fans are pissed about the recent moves. Jeff Howe of the Boston Herald called in to talk some Patriots. Jon Wallach, who's calling the Celtics-Pelicans game tonight, had one job to do in New Orleans last night for the Toucher & Rich show and he blew it.
There are less-than-desirable places to live in America, and we learn more about these locales in another version of Armpits Of America. The NFL Network's Albert Breer called in. WBZ-TV's Dan Roche caught up with Red Sox 1B Mike Napoli to discuss his offseason surgery to fix sleep apnea.
Toucher & Dan Roche (filling in for the vacationing Rich) talked to CBS Sports NFL insider Jason La Canfora Friday morning about the Philadelphia-Buffalo trade, the suitors for Ndamukong Suh, potential landing spots for Devin McCourty and Darrelle Revis. All that and much more.