The Mashup

December 18, 2008 - 9:14 am
Ok. I have been sitting on this one for a few days now. I am not quite sure why I didn't post it earlier. Let's be honest, everyone has seen the video of President Bush dodging not one, but two shoes thrown by an Iraqi journalist. Even if you have seen the video a number of times, it's worth...
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Mike Petraglia
December 18, 2008 - 7:49 am
Bill Belichick has dealt with his share of controversy and not-so amicable lines of questioning in Foxboro. From Spygate to Tom Brady's left knee to the pressure of a perfect season, he has managed to contain his composure unlike any other. Marvin Lewis is the head coach of the 2-11-1 Cincinnati...
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Kirk Minihane
December 17, 2008 - 6:51 pm
He really does. Why don't they just give one to Larry King and be done with the whole thing? Here's Woody's HOF column from last year . A few highlights... Woody on why he voted for Goose Gossage: During a visit to Yankee Stadium in the late 1970s, I wanted to talk to Goose but was told he was...
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December 17, 2008 - 12:10 pm
The Boston Celtics will put their 15 game win streak on the line tonight in Atlanta against the Hawks . The folks in Atlanta are obviously trying to play this game up to sell additional tickets. Have you seen how this game is positioned on the Atlanta Hawks web site ? I mean, really, is the...
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Rob Bradford
December 17, 2008 - 9:40 am
(Thanks to the Mut Man) Are you kidding me?! A guy nails the Showcase Showdown right on the money and Drew Carey basically is thinking about how quickly he can get to the donut holes in his dressing room. Maybe he knew the fix was in and was showing his disgust. Anyway .... history was made!
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Mike Petraglia
December 17, 2008 - 7:33 am
All-star games, hall of fame ballots, MVP votes and Pro Bowls. All of them are subjective and all of them start arguments over who was left off. Albert Breer of the Sporting News takes an indepth look at some of those deserving who were left off the AFC and NFC squads on Tuesday. Then there's the...
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Rob Bradford
December 17, 2008 - 2:35 am
Ever since our own (and FoxSports) Jeff Goodman reported the Celtic s are one of five teams showing interest in embattled point guard Stephon Marbury (has embattled had a better fit?) I've been fascinated by his existence. Evidently he was in LA last night, whipping off some quotes at halftime of...
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WEEI
December 16, 2008 - 8:59 am
As a Syracuse University alumnus, it pains me to post this piece of news. If you're a sports junkie, like myself, you've probably already seen this highlight dozens of times today. However, if you missed it, check out the college basketball highlight of the year to date: First off, I apologize for...
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Mike Petraglia
December 15, 2008 - 9:37 am
It should come as no surprise to anyone in New England that Patriots owner Robert Kraft is considering among the most powerful and influential people in all of American sport. Now, there's a poll to prove it , thanks to the folks at the SportsBusiness Journal . Kraft comes in at No. 12, Red Sox...
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Mike Petraglia
December 15, 2008 - 6:29 am
The Buffalo Bills have reportedly agreed to a contract extension with their head coach Dick Jauron over the weekend, amid rumors he was gone. And that was BEFORE his inexplicable decision to roll out his quarterback, J.P. Losman, on second and 5, just a first down away from sealing a win over the...
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