The Paul Finebaum Show has the most entertaining callers in sports talk radio. Ben Volin of the Boston Globe called in to talk some Patriots offseason topics. Rich goes on vacation starting tomorrow to a remote resort in the Utah desert that can't be reached using GPS. Fred and Wallach are worried he'll get lost.
Former NHL player and current TSN broadcaster Ray Ferraro called Toucher & Rich to give his take on the trade deadline moves around the league. Fred reveals to Ray that he and his wife first knocked boots after a Ray Ferraro bobblehead night in Atlanta.
The prices at the NHL trade deadline were so high that the Bruins actually did okay for themselves, but the team has some major decisions facing them this summer. Can this team make noise in the playoffs? NESN's Billy Jaffe called in. Jaromir Jagr is a big fan of Max Talbot. Woody Johnson and the Jets are going to throw stupid money at Darrelle Revis, making it tough for the Patriots to retain the All Pro cornerback.
The Bruins pulled off a trio of trades on Monday. Fans are upset the Bruins didn't pull off a blockbuster, but all things considered the trades should help the team. How the Bruins got into this situation in the first place is a legitimate gripe though. The Patriots franchised Stephen Gostkowski instead of Devin McCourty. The Jets are prepared to go all in on Darrelle Revis. Rich gives an update from the Aaron Hernandez trial.
Rich Keefe, in for Adam Jones, says the Celtics are finally going in the right direction in tonight’s Celtics at 7. Danny Ainge has put together a fun team to watch, and one that is actually playing meaningful games down the stretch.
Rich Keefe, in for Adam Jones, opened up Monday’s show with his reactions to the Bruins underwhelming trades at the deadline. While Chiarelli says he was in on many deals, he didn’t walk away with much more than a revamped 4th line.
During Hour 3 of Felger and Jones, the guys continued to break down the moves made by the Bruins at today’s deadline. Mike and Adam also discussed the future of Darrelle Revis in New England. Finally, the guys chatted about the Boston Celtics loss to the Golden State Warrior last night and James Harden’s kick to LeBron James in the Houston Rockets win over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
In Hour 2, Felger and Jones continue to talk about the Boston Bruins and the NHL Trade Deadline. Did the B’s get any more moves done before the 3pm deadline? It was also reported that the Patriots will use their Franchise Tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski. How does tagging Gostkowski affect Devin McCourty’s future in New England?
Felger and Adam Jones opened the day discussing the approaching 3pm NHL Trade Deadline. Do the Boston Bruins have any other moves in the works? The guys also got into the NFL’s 4pm Franchise Tag Deadline. Who will the New England Patriots place the tag on?
NHL Trade Deadline & NFL Franchise Tag Deadline Day
The Bruins traded for Lightning forward Brett Connolly earlier today. Do they have another move in them? Will Devin McCourty or Stephen Gostkowski get the franchise tag? The deadline for that is 4pm. Mike Felger and Adam Jones, filling in for Tony Massarotti, discuss it all.