It hasn’t been a good few days, either personally or for the Boston sports scene.
On the other hand, if you’re a sports radio host or TV reporter or newspaper, this has been a bonanza. Murder! Misery! Heartbreak! End of eras!
The Hernandez case.
The Bruins losing two straight in the Stanley Cup Finals with the possibility of the series being over tonight.
The Red Sox losing 3 or 4 in Detroit, in ugly fashion.
The Celtics trading their coach to the Clippers, officially waving the white flag on their status as contenders.
I don’t know where to begin on all of this, so I’ll offer my ramblings.
The Aaron Hernandez case is equal parts disturbing, perplexing and disgusting. The reports being put out there in the media from various “law enforcement” sources certainly sound like they got the guy and his cronies dead to rights. Every day we’ve had (very definite) reports that Hernandez is about to be arrested. He hasn’t been. Yet.
The Globe has gleefully jumped on this story as ...