Adam Jones and Joe Murray, in for Rich Keefe, talked about the importance of the third pre-season game for Jimmy Garoppolo and the Patriots, and wondered why Bill Belichick was so salty when asked about it.
Matt Kalman of cbsbostonsports.com joined Jones and discussed why Jimmy Vesey decided to signed with the New York Rangers. He also talked about the state of the Boston bruins and what moves they could make before the season to make themselves stronger.
Tonight, Adam and Sean play the Game of Jones Buy or Sell. The topics they cover inlcude was Rio conisdered a successful Olympic host, will Eduardo Rodriguez start a game before the end of August and will the Patriots sign runnngback Karlos Williams?
Mike Giardi of CSNNE joined Adam and they discussed all things Patriots. A few of the topics covered included the many injuries the team has been hit by recently and the development of Jimmy Garappolo.
Tonight Adam Jones and Sean Sylver set the table with a few Patriots related topics. Did the Patriots do enough in the offseason to address depth at each position and who is a bigger injury Dion Lewis or Sebastian Vollmer?
NESN Patriots reporter Doug Kyed joined the Adam Jones show to discuss all topics Patriots, including Rob Gronkowski and Jabaal Sheard injuries, Martellus Bennett's new-found media silence, while previewing Thursday's game with the Chicago Bears.
Jones & Keefe touch on Mookie Betts' performance last night in Baltimore, and discuss whether or not Betts is in the MVP race this season. The guys also touch on the possibility of Jonathan Papelbon joining the Red Sox this season.
Jones & Keefe discuss a report that came out today from ESPN's Buster Olney that the Padres are reportedly facing scrutiny from the MLB for not properly disclosing medical records of players involved in their trades, including Drew Pomeranz. The Red Sox now have an oppurtunity to possibly void or rework the trade but apparently will not seek to do so.
It's Role Play Thursday in tonight's Game of Jones: Russell Westbrook - Why did you sign an extension in OKC? David Price - Do you like my "Killer P's" nickname for you, Porcello, and Pomeranz? Dave Dombroski - When are we going to see Yoan Moncada with the big club Rob Gronkowski - Do you think you should get a new contract before Hightower, Collins, or Butler? Coach K - Is there any game this month that will be within 20 points?
Adam Jones was joined by Greg Bedard of Sports Illustrated to talk the latest surrounding the Patriots and what people outside of New England think about Tom Brady dropping Deflategate. Take a listen to hear his thoughts on the power of Rodger Goodell, as well as the latest with Rob Gronkowski contract talk.
Russell Westbrook scored a contract extension with the Oaklahoma City Thunder and crushed the dreams of Celtics fans hoping he would land in Boston. With Russell Westbrook off the table, what is next for the Boston Celtics?
The Red Sox have looked lifeless as of late, which makes one wonder, is the team trending in the wrong direction? Did they push the panic button by bringing in Andrew Benintendi? And what's up with the batting order? Jones and Keefe discuss.
Russell Westbrook in Serious Talks on Extension with the Thunder
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of the Vertical, Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder are looking to agree on a 3 year max contract. That would be another big free agent of the market if the Celtics are still trying to snag a second big name this offseason.
Ian Browne, Red Sox beat writer for MLB.com, Calls in
To get some clarity on the Red Sox including Hanley Ramirez and Andrew Benintendi Jones speaks with Ian Browne who is out in Seattle with the team. Furthermore, Ian Browne gives us his opinion if the decision to call up Benintendi still takes place if the Sox are in a different scenario.
Keefe joins the conversation for the first time about one of Jones' favorite talking pieces this week and that's the fact of Gronk's agent spotted at Patriots Training Camp. Also, there were comments from well known former Pats players, Willie McGinest and Ty Law, on Gronk and the Patriots regarding contracts.