Boston Globe NHL reporter Fluto Shinzawa joined the Adam Jones Show to discuss the B’s decision to extend Kevan Miller for 4 more seasons. The guys also talked about the Bruins other free agents, the recent additions to the coaching staff, and more.
Andy Benoit from the MMQB called in to the Adam Jones Show for a national perspective on the Patriots off-season moves. The guys also talk about the state of the Pats offense, Brady’s latest court appeal, and more.
Jones and Keefe opened Wednesday’s show discussing the Red Sox ability to score in the first inning and get out to big leads on a consistent basis so far this season. Jones is curious how the Sox will respond when this unsustainable run comes to an end, and they are locked in tight games each night.
Josh Alper from Pro Football Talk called in to the Adam Jones Show to help breakdown the latest in the never ending Tom Brady appeals case. The guys also discussed the health of Julian Edelman, which upcoming free agents the Pats should prioritize, and more.
SB Nation Senior NBA Editor Paul Flannery called in to the Adam Jones Show to discuss whether Kevin Love could become available via trade in the off-season. The guys also touched on what the Celtics can do with the 3rd overall pick, the NBA Conference Finals, and more.
Jones and Keefe talked about Kevin Love missing the fourth quarter of the Cavs game 4 loss to the Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals. The guys are starting to wonder if Love is falling out of favor in Cleveland, and whether the Celtics could use the 3rd overall pick to land the all-star forward with the help of a third team.
Brian MacPherson from the Providence Journal Calls In
Providence Journal Red Sox beat writer Brian MacPherson to discuss the team’s strong performance of late. The guys also discussed whether the Sox offense is sustainable, Jackie Bradley Jr.’s emergence as a hitter, and more.
Is it Time to Buy in on the Red Sox as a Playoff Team?
Adam Jones and Rich Keefe opened Monday’s show debating whether it’s time to buy in on the Red Sox as a playoff team. Keefe is sold, but Jones thinks the team needs to start running away with the division before he fully buys in.
Boston Globe Celtics writer Adam Himmelsbach joined the Adam Jones Show to discuss what the C’s should do with the 3rd overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft. The guy’s also looked at potential trade targets, whether Jahlil Okafor would be a fit for the C’s, and more.
Danny Ainge’s History with Top 10 Picks is Hit or Miss
Jones and Keefe reviewed Danny Ainge’s history with top 10 picks in the NBA Draft, which have yielded mixed results. As the guys point out, Ainge has had one hit, one miss, and Marcus Smart, who they aren’t ready to give a grade to yet.
Alex Chamberlain from FanGraphs called in to the Adam Jones Show to discuss the success of Jackie Bradley Jr. so far this season. Chamberlain, like Jones, is not a believer in Bradley Jr and the guy’s talked about why Bradley’s success is not sustainable.
Jones and Keefe opened Friday’s show trying to grade Dave Dombrowski’s impact on the Red Sox in his first year on the job.. Dombrowski has made some much needed improvements to the roster, but the majority of the Red Sox roster was put together by previous regimes, which makes it difficult to give him a lot of credit for the team’s success.
Eduardo Rodriguez Setback could be Cause for Long Term Concern
Jones and Keefe discussed the latest setback for Eduardo Rodriguez and wonder if his injury history is the reason he was available in a trade for a set up reliever in the first place. The guys also talked about a baseball writer who Jones discovered shares his doubts about Jackie Bradley Jr.
Kurt Helin from Pro Basketball Talk called in to the Adam Jones Show to discuss the results of the NBA Draft Lottery, and what the Celtics could do with the 3rd overall pick in the draft. The guys also talked about how realistic a Jahlil Okafor trade is, potential free agent fits for the C’s, and more.
Jones and Keefe debated whether it would be worthwhile for the Celtics to trade the 3rd overall pick to the 76ers for Jahill Okafor. Even if Okafor is the best available option for the Celtics, the guys think the team needs to use their assets to acquire a shooter, and that Okafor’s style of play does not fit well in the current NBA.
Andy Hart from Patriots Football Weekly joined the Adam Jones Show to discuss Kevin Faulk being elected into the Patriots Hall of Fame. The guy’s also talked about the health of Julian Edelman and Danny Amendola, how the Chandler Jones trade looks now, and more.
Jones and Keefe discussed Kevin Faulk’s election into the Patriots Hall of Fame on Wednesday afternoon. While he never made a pro bowl, the guys think his contributions are a perfect fit for a team hall of fame.
Basketball Insiders reporter Steve Kyler called in to the Adam Jones Show to discuss the results of the 2016 NBA Draft Lottery. The guys discuss what players make sense for the Celtics at 3rd overall, what veterans that could be available, and more.
With Keefe back from vacation the guys got back into discussing what the Celtics should do with the 3rd overall pick in the NBA Draft. They both agree getting a shooter should be the priority, but they have different targets in mind for that pick.
Adam Jones and Rich Keefe opened Wednesday’s show discussing Jeff Passan’s interview with David Ortiz for Yahoo! Sports. At the end of the piece Ortiz says he would come back for another season for $25 million, and the guys say the Red Sox should pounce on that and offer him that extension today.
Does Buchholz Deserve to Remain in the Sox Rotation?
Adam Jones and Joe Murray continued talking about Jose Bautista as well as what the Red Sox should do with Clay Buchholz after another rough outing over the weekend. So far the Red Sox have set a precedent to play the more deserving player, whether it was Travis Shaw over Pablo Sandoval or Brock Holt over Rusney Castillo. Will the Red Sox stay consistent and put a more deserving starter in the rotation?
Boston Magazine sports writer Alex Reimer called in to the Adam Jones Show to discuss the Red Sox hot start to 2016. The guys also debated who was in the wrong in the Jose Bautista/Rougned Odor incident on Sunday.
The 2016 NBA Draft Lottery Simulator: 6th Overall Pick
Each night leading up to the NBA Draft Lottery Adam Jones will try his luck with the Lottery Simulator to find out where the Celtics could pick in the 2016 NBA Draft. Tonight Jones tries to predict what the Celts would do with the 6th overall pick in the draft.
Adam Jones and Joe Murray discussed the fight between Jose Bautista and Rougned Odor on Sunday afternoon in Texas. The guys have said all along that they had no problem with Bautista’s October bat flip, but Bautista has to accept that the Rangers were going to get him back for showing them up.
The 2016 NBA Draft Lottery Simulator: 2nd Overall Pick
Each night leading up to the NBA Draft Lottery Adam Jones will try his luck with the Lottery Simulator to find out where the Celtics could pick in the 2016 NBA Draft. Tonight Jones tries to predict what the Celts would do with the 2nd overall pick in the draft.
Boston.com Patriots writer Erik Frenz joined the Adam Jones Show to discuss the timetable for Julian Edelman following his offseason foot surgery, which upcoming free agents the Pats should prioritize, and more.
With Joe Cardona reportedly being allowed to remain with the Patriots instead of returning to serve in the Navy Adam, Adam Jones doubled down on his opinion that selecting Cardona in the 5th round of the draft was a waste of a selection by Bill Belichick.