Shaquille O’Neal

A rending of the proposed Olympic stadium in Boston (Photo credit: Boston 2024)

Bob Ryan: Boston 2024 Has Bungled Bid ‘From Start To Finish’

Bob Ryan would love to see the Olympics come to Boston, just not the proposed bid for 2024.

98.5 The Sports Hub–07/22/2015

US soldiers stand behind a cake of the US national flag in celebration of the 4th of July, the US Independence Day, on July 4, 2009. (Photo credit MASSOUD HOSSAINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Best Performances By Athletes On Their Birthdays

As we celebrate America’s birthday, here are the top performance by athletes on their own birthdays



Top 4 Most Troublesome Athlete Selfies

Here is a list of most troublesome athlete #selfies.


Man hold trophy over head after victory. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images for Barclays ATP Finals)

Toucher & Rich’s Sweet Sassy Molassy Awards

Toucher & Rich took some time to honor some of the best — and worst — in the broadcasting world. Today’s awards featured and epic basketball call, Charles Barkley hitting on Wonder Woman and a clueless reporter.

98.5 The Sports Hub–06/21/2012

Celtics center Kevin Garnett battles with Houston's Luis Scola under the basket. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Reborn Garnett At Center Paying Off For Celtics

Celtics center Kevin Garnett doesn’t like to rebound, but he certainly has made a career out of


Patriots head coach Bill Belichick was one of the many Boston/New England sports stars to recite a line for WBZ-TV's 'Twas The Night Before Christmas.'

Boston Sports Stars Recite ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas’

In what is becoming a Holiday tradition at WBZ, the sports department worked hard all season to round up Boston’s biggest stars for a special reading of a Holiday classic.


Chris Paul of the New Orleans Hornets guards Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo in a 2011 matchup. (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Shaq: ‘Chris Paul Is Not Better Than Rajon Rondo’

Shaquille O’Neal joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher and Rich and says trading Rajon Rondo would be a big mistake for the Boston Celtics.


Celtics Center Shaquille O'Neal. (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Shaq To Celtics, Fans: ‘Sorry For Letting Them Down’

In town to read to children and hand out turkeys, Shaquille O’Neal had a message for all of Boston: He’s sorry.


Former NBA center Shaquille O'Neal reads to children in Dorchester.

Shaq Spreads Holiday Cheer In Dorchester

Shaquille O’Neal returned to Boston to spread some holiday cheer, reading to children in Dorchester and handing out turkeys to families in need.


Shaquille O'Neal (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Shaq Sues Ex-IT Worker For Selling Personal Emails

Shaquille O’Neal is suing a former information technology employee the former NBA great claims invaded his privacy by selling personal emails that damaged his reputation.