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Gary Tanguay
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Lucy Burdge
October 17, 2019 - 7:31 am
Do people care about what TV talking heads say? Should they? Lucy Burdge talks to Gary Tanguay to get his take.
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Brad Stevens, Celtics
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Gabby Guerard
August 16, 2019 - 11:15 am
ESPN published its projected win/loss records and standings for every team heading into the 2019-20 NBA season. Although it’s just a projection, the Celtics ’ next season looks optimistic. According to ESPN’s RPM (real plus-minus) projections, Boston landed second among teams in the Eastern...
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Alex Reimer
August 01, 2019 - 3:23 pm
It’s been a summer of change at WEEI. For the first time in 20 years, Gerry Callahan is no longer waking up New England with rants about late baseball start times and the evils of the Clinton Crime Family ™. Greg Hill is now manning mornings on our humble sports station, taking him away from the...
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Alex Reimer
July 22, 2019 - 10:49 am
Dan Le Batard is off the air following his rant against ESPN management’s no-politics edict, at least for one day on one medium. The polarizing personality is skipping his radio show Monday, though he is expected to appear on his structured 30-minute television program, “Highly Questionable,” the...
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ESPN says its politics aren’t driving viewers away. (Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports)
Alex Reimer
July 19, 2019 - 12:15 pm
For the last year-and-a-half, ESPN has proudly shied away from political and social issues. Network president Jimmy Pitaro will tell anybody who will listen how the WorldWide Leader is now apolitical, thanks to his sterling leadership and apparent mandate to kiss up to Clay Travis and other bad...
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Alex Reimer
June 27, 2019 - 1:09 pm
Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless verbally sparred with each other for years over pressing topics such as LeBron James and Tom Brady’s place among all-time NFL greats. But all of their heated disagreements came from a place of mutual admiration, at least according to Smith. In a recent interview...
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Rob Bradford
June 27, 2019 - 10:31 am
LONDON –– When Red Sox fan Billy Mullaney made the trip to London this week, he didn’t expect to find himself playing catch with Alex Rodriguez. But there he was, tossing the ball with one of Boston’s most infamous sports villains. Mullaney, 26, encountered A-Rod on his stroll to the Tower Bridge...
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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady
USA Today Sports
Lucy Burdge
June 27, 2019 - 6:06 am
Welcome to Thursday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . THURSDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Tampa Bay at Minnesota, 1 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Pittsburgh at Houston, 4 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: LA Dodgers at...
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Alex Reimer
June 19, 2019 - 12:27 pm
In the middle of the Red Sox game Tuesday, NESN anchor Kacie McDonnell issued a seemingly random apology for those who don't always watch the network closely. While narrating one of those silly viral video fan highlights the previous night –– some wacky guy at a minor league game was eating...
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Alex Reimer
June 14, 2019 - 3:26 pm
Paul Pierce could be removed from ESPN’s NBA Countdown program next season along with fellow analyst Chauncey Billups and host Michelle Beadle, according to a report from SportsByBrooks . The WorldWide Leader issued a statement this week addressing the story, in which it said it will evaluate...
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