Are the Bruins Stuck with Claude Julien Next Season?
With San Jose hiring Pete DeBoer and Buffalo bringing in Dan Byslma, the list of reaming coaching candidates on the market are not looking good. Adam Jones and Rich Keefe discuss whether the Bruins best option at this point is to give Claude Julien another shot.
Adam Jones and Rich Keefe discussed the upcoming season of Hard Knocks which we now know will feature the Houston Texans. With all the Patriots connections on the team, including Bill O’Brien and Vince Wilfork, this could be the closest we ever get to a look at the Pats on Hard Knocks.
Sporting News NBA writer Sean Deveney called in to the Adam Jones Show to preview the NBA Finals. The guys discuss the matchups in the series, what it would take for the Cavs to pull off the upset, and Kevin Love’s future in Cleveland.
Adam Jones and Rich Keefe discussed the Western Conference Finals, and whether the injuries to Steph Curry and Klay Thompson could have an impact on the NBA Finals. Does this give the Cavaliers a shot at the team that was the best in the NBA all season? Plus the guys question the NBA concussion protocol.
John Farrell announced on Thursday that David Ortiz will miss a few games to work on his swing, while Ortiz said he was out of the lineup because he has the flu. Adam Jones and Rich Keefe discussed the apparent disconnect within the Red Sox clubhouse, and whether Ortiz can return to form, or if this is the beginning of the end for him.
In the fourth and final Hour, Felger and Mazz continued to try to find ways to fix the Boston Red Sox. What happened to character and chemistry in the clubhouse? Finally, it’s the Final Word with Jim Murray.
During Hour 3 of Felger and Massarotti, the guys began to preview the NBA Finals matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors. Mike and Tony also continued to take calls on the struggling Red Sox and David Ortiz getting a couple days off to work on his swing.
Felger and Massarotti opened up the day discussing the Boston Red Sox. Could manager John Farrell’s contract extension prevent him from being fired this season? Mike and Tony also talked about tonight’s MLB debut of left-handed pitcher Eddie Rodriguez.
Toucher & Rich play some new audio from the Paul Finebaum show. A listener called in to describe his experience at the University of Alabama. FIFA is in hot water. Adolfo is going to the Entourage premiere in Boston tonight with Rodney from Survivor.
Somehow there's still snow piles in Boston. Toucher & Rich get you caught up on everything that happened last night, and Fred shares an article he read on Bleacher Report about the oral history of the 2003-04 Lakers.
Boston Herald Red Sox beat writer Jason Mastrodonato joined the Adam Jones show to discuss another rough week for the Red Sox, what changes could be coming for the team, and where the blame lies in their inconsistent season.
Adam Jones opened Wednesday’s show discussing the Red Sox latest struggles, and whether it’s time for the Sox to switch up more than just the lineup. Plus the guys discuss David Ortiz’s diminishing production at the plate.
Tony Massarotti kicked off the Baseball Reporters talking about the struggling Boston Red Sox. Mazz discussed the Red Sox getting swept by the Minnesota Twins and the other issues with the team. Sean McAdam, of CSNNE.com, joined Tony to talk about the state of the Red Sox.
In the fourth and final Hour, Felger and Mazz talked about what’s wrong with the Red Sox and what they need to do to shake things up. Can this season be saved? To wrap up the day, it’s the Final Word with Jim Murray.
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz continued to talk about LeBron James and spot in NBA history. Mike and Tony also discussed comments made by Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell about doctoring the baseball. Finally, the guys talked about the Red Sox sweep by the Minnesota Twins.
Baseball All Of A Sudden Cracking Down On Foreign Substances
Zolak & Bertrand talk to Sean McAdam about how Major League Baseball recently suspended two pitchers for using foreign substances. Is this a reaction to DeflateGate? Sean McAdam says it could very well be.
Andy Baskin of CBS Cleveland called in to talk about the Cavaliers in the Finals and LeBron James. Toucher & Rich play some new Mike Francesa audio and then try to guess the 5 most marketable NFL players.
Adam Jones and Rich Keefe discuss LeBron James playing up his injuries during and after Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals over the weekend. The guys believe he’s doing this to set himself up with excuses when the Cavaliers lose in the NBA Finals.
For the first time as manager of the Red Sox John Farrell dropped David Ortiz in the lineup on Tuesday night. Adam Jones and Rich Keefe like that Farrell is finally tinkering with the lineup, but will it be enough to get the team going.
Does Tom Brady have an Obligation to his Teammates?
Adam Jones opened Tuesday’s show wondering whether Tom Brady has an obligation to his teammates to not let his appeal continue into the regular season. He’s known as a team player, but his quest to protect his legacy is going to become a major distraction for his teammates as this drags out.
Tony Massarotti kicked off the Baseball Reporters discussing the Boston Red Sox lineup adjustments for tonight’s game against the Minnesota Twins. Mazz also talked about Rusney Castillo’s debut weekend against the Los Angeles Angels.
During Hour 3 of Felger and Massarotti, the guys continued to have a little fun at LeBron James’ expense. Mike and Tony also got back into the Tom Brady’s appeal process. Finally, the guys discussed the NHL Playoffs, the Chicago Blackhawks series with the Anaheim Ducks, and Willie McGinest’s induction into the New England Patriots Hall of Fame.
In Hour 2, Felger and Mazz got into the Boston Red Sox and their weekend series with the Los Angeles Angels. Mike and Tony also discussed Rusney Castillo’s weekend and a possible demotion for pitcher Joe Kelly. The guys also talked about post-game comments made by LeBron James after last night’s Game 3 win. To wrap up the hour, Felger and Massarotti replay Mad Mike from last Friday.
Felger and Massarotti opened the week discussing Tom Brady and the latest in his appeal process. Does Brady need to address the media? Finally, the guys replay Squeaky Mazz from last week’s Final Word.