Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has taken a leave from ESPN to deal with ongoing “business issues.”
Paul Pierce and the Boston Celtics are pretty busy lately, so it’s no surprise he isn’t up on the latest cast of Saturday Night Live.
Rob Gronkowski is the life of every party he attends.
Damon Amendolara and Marc Bertrand discussed ESPN’s coverage of Jeremy Lin and Tim Tebow. DA, while admitting that he enjoys some of their programming, says that there are “moments where ESPN becomes a parody of itself…Linsanity is so beyond the realm of reasonable coverage, that it is a joke.”
Some of the heaviest hitters in baseball management are going to bat for Vermont farms damaged by flooding from Tropical Storm Irene.
Let’s see now…….how ’bout feeling sorry for Eric Holder. The incompetence (and unbelievability) of this country’s top law enforcement officer is out-done only by his boss……yes Mr. BHO himself. Obama is going down in history as one of the worst Presidents ever and it’s people like Holder, and several others in the administration, who are helping BHO claim that dubious distinction.
The New England Patriots have reportedly acquired troubled veteran defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth from the Washington Redskins.
ESPN senior writer and Boston native Howard Bryant was arrested in Western Mass on Saturday on domestic assualt charges.
The Red Sox and San Diego Padres have worked out a trade in principal that will send slugger Adrian Gonzalez to the Red Sox. The Sox will send top prospects pitcher Casey Kelly, first baseman Anthony Rizzo, and outfielder Rey Fuentes to the Padres in return.
This week I took the Power Rankings from ESPN. Let’s get them up and then we can hammer them out: