The Mashup

November 04, 2009 - 1:52 am
Welcome to Wednesday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. NBA legend Bill Walton announced this week that he will not return to ESPN to provide NBA analysis, saying, "It is time to dedicate the rest of my life to service." Here's a clip...
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November 03, 2009 - 6:54 am
On Tuesday's Dennis & Callahan show, the hosts discussed the recent incident involving a local high school football player head-butting an opponent who had lost his helmet ( video here , photo of player's injuries here ). James LaShoto of Arlington Catholic is being charged with assault and...
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November 03, 2009 - 3:17 am
Welcome to Tuesday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. BASEBALL: Maybe the Philadelphia Inquirer knew something. Yesterday, the paper apologized for accidentally running an ad for Phillies World Series championship gear. Last night, the...
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November 02, 2009 - 2:57 pm
One can only imagine the intensity of emotions that ran through Ricky Bobby's head before he made his return to NASCAR to race in the Talladega 500. Revving his engine while sitting in a car with a cougar painted across the hood, Ricky Bobby's return to the racing world was greeted by a mixture of...
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November 02, 2009 - 2:12 am
Welcome to Monday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. FOOTBALL: The Patriots were off, but it was a big day in the NFL. Denver suffered its first loss , getting routed at Baltimore. Brett Favre frustrated Green Bay fans by leading...
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October 30, 2009 - 7:08 pm
It used to be that Halloween was the one day an adult could put on a costume and walk around in public and not be ridiculed. While that may still be true, more recently Sunday has become a day for adults to play "dress up" as well. From September to February, Sundays, Mondays, and some Thursdays...
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October 30, 2009 - 8:08 am
Pedro Martinez is like an elephant: he never forgets. All of his greatest achievements and every one of his subtlest mistakes from his illustrious career are etched in the back of his mind clearer than the morning sky. In the days leading up to last night's 3-1 Game 2 defeat to the Yankees...
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October 30, 2009 - 2:15 am
Welcome to Friday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. Before we get to the links, here's a reminder that there will be football (futbol) at Gillette Stadium Sunday afternoon, as the Revolution host the Chicago Fire in the opening game...
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October 29, 2009 - 1:51 am
Welcome to Thursday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. Portions of disgraced referee Tim Donaghy's book, "Blowing the Whistle," have been published on the web, and this makes for some compelling reading. The book has been shelved by...
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WEEI
October 28, 2009 - 2:11 am
Welcome to Wednesday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. The Celtics overcame a slow start and roared past the Cavaliers in their opener last night, 95-89. Check out our Green Street blog for bits about the game plus Glen Davis' fight/...
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