The Mashup

May 27, 2009 - 5:45 am
In the last few days, hockey has been making some headlines. Without further ado let's take a look at what's making news in the National Hockey League . Yesterday, the Eastern Conference crown was retained by the Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby-led Pittsburgh Penguins . Sports euphoria is back in...
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May 27, 2009 - 5:21 am
Tom Brady has told Peter King he wants to keep playing for another 10 years, at which point he would be 41 years old. It's an ambitious declaration for someone coming off major knee surgery, and might not be a given even if fate, and Bernard Pollard's helmet hadn't intervened. After all, Marino...
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May 26, 2009 - 9:07 am
When you think of Boston College baseball, your first response is probably something like, "Oh, yeah, they play the Sox every year in spring training." Well, I'm here to tell you they do a lot more than than. They play in the Atlantic Coast Conference and they're pretty darn good. And led by head...
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May 26, 2009 - 6:04 am
Welcome to the Tuesday morning edition of the LEEInks, everybody, in which I, Samuel Chamberlain, entertain you as you work your way out of your Memorial Day meat coma. Let'€™s begin with the NBA, where the Nuggets evened up their series with the Lakers at two games apiece with a 120-101 victory...
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May 25, 2009 - 3:43 pm
The Revive Vitamin Water sitting on the press conference table after the game was symbolic of a last-minute revitalization that Syracuse underwent during Monday's NCAA lacrosse championship game. In a contest that looked like Cornell had from the very beginning, the Orange won its 11th national...
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May 25, 2009 - 2:07 pm
Despite not having it's winningest franchise (in terms of championships, at least) around in the postseason, the NBA certainly has something to smile about. Both of the league's conference finals series have become knock-down drag out fights, something even casual fans didn't seem to expect. The...
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DJ Bean
May 24, 2009 - 3:28 pm
Thought Jonathan Papelbon and Manny Delcarmen had you in stitches last year with their "Blame it on the Rain" remake? Check out what USF and UConn did when a five-hour rain delay was forced upon them Thursday during the Big East Tournament. For comparison, here's the Papelbon/Delcarmen video...
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May 24, 2009 - 3:22 pm
For the second year in a row and 16th time in NCAA lacrosse history, the second-seeded Syracuse Orange (15-2) will play in the men'€™s finals, with the title game set for Monday at Gillette Stadium against the fifth-seeded Cornell Big Red (13-3). Both teams pummeled their opponents, Duke and...
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DJ Bean
May 23, 2009 - 10:03 am
Yes, for those of you who are taking the "root against a Kobe/LeBron Finals" stance, last night was a tough one. However, if you foolishly began texting each and every "Witness" you knew exactly one second too early, as the awful, Cetera-less 80's Chicago would say, "You're Not Alone." While it's...
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DJ Bean
May 23, 2009 - 10:01 am
Johan Santana and his Mets rolled into Fenway Friday night and it wasn't long before the Dennis-Eckersley's-new-word hit the fan. With the Mets on top, 4-3, in the bottom of the fifth inning, Santana plunked New York beanbag Kevin Youkilis . As WEEI.com's Alex Speier documented at the time, the...
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