Jae Crowder Seems Upset with Durant’s Decision to Join the Warriors
On Thursday Jae Crowder discussed the Celtics pitch to Kevin Durant and seemed upset about Durant’s eventual decision to sign with the Golden State Warriors. Jones and Mike Riley, in for Keefe, reacted to Crowder’s comments.
Jones discussed the Red Sox decision not to use Clay Buchholz on Wednesday night for a long relief appearance after Drew Pomeranz failed to get through four innings. If they’re not going to use him in that situation, Jones thinks he has no reason to be on the roster anymore.
Jones and Joe Murray, in for Keefe, opened Wednesday’s show discussing John Farrell’s decision to use Koji Uehara in a non-save situation on Tuesday night, which led to the aging closer getting injured.
Jones and Matt McCarthy, in for Keefe, talked about Kevin Durant’s recent comments on his meeting with the Celtics which, as Jones feared, makes it seem like Durant was more impressed by Tom Brady’s presence than anything the Celtics had to offer. The guys also talked about Pet Brock night over at Fenway Park.
Jones and Keefe talked about the laundry list of injuries Red Sox Manager John Farrell addressed following the team’s win over the Rays on Friday night, including Closer Craig Kimbrel, who was unavailable because of knee soreness. The guys also discussed what happened in the 6-5 win over at Fenway.
Why Hasn’t There Been A Decision On Tom Brady's Appeal?
Jones and Keefe discussed why there hasn’t been a decision made by the US Second Circuit Court on Tom Brady’s appeal. It’s been 6 weeks since the appeal was filed and the guys are wondering if that could be a good sign that the judges are considering granting Brady another hearing.
On Thursday Rich Keefe was blocked on Twitter by Vivian Kubrick, daughter of Stanley Kubrick, because of a reply to her attempting to shoot down a long standing conspiracy theory that her father was the one to fake the moon landing. Keefe, a known Moon Truther, still isn’t buying it.
CBS Sports NBA writer James Herbert called in to the Adam Jones Show to discuss the wild start to NBA free agency. The guys also talked about whether Boston has become a free agent destination, Jimmy Butler’s future with the Bulls, and more.
Could Russell Westbrook Become Available Via Trade?
Jones and Keefe discussed whether the Oklahoma City Thunder could look to trade Russell Westbrook following Kevin Durant’s decision to leave town, as well as what the Celtics could offer to try and pry the all-star point guard away.
Scott Souza from the MetroWest Daily News Calls In
MetroWest Daily News Celtics beat writer Scott Souza joined the Adam Jones Show to discuss Al Horford’s decision to sign with the green over the weekend. The guys also talked about Kevin Durant choosing to sign with the Golden State Warriors on Monday.
Jones and Keefe opened Tuesday’s show reacting to Al Horford’s decision to sign with the Celtics over the weekend. The guys love that the Celtics were finally able to land a free agent in their prime, but aren’t yet sold that Boston is on its way to becoming a destination for free agents.