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Torey Lovullo: ‘It’s Just Good To Have’ John Farrell Come By Fenway (Video)

The Boston Red Sox took team photos at Fenway Park on Friday, and manager John Farrell was in attendance. That was a welcome sight after he revealed he had Stage 1 lymphoma just last Friday. “He’s coming around as often as he possibly can,” acting Red Sox manager Torey Lovullo said on “Friday Night Fenway” before Boston hosted the Kansas City Royals. “You know he got...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Clay Buchholz might not pitch again for Red Sox in 2015 season

By Ricky Doyle BOSTON — Clay Buchholz’s 2015 season might be over. Or maybe not. Buchholz, who hasn’t pitched since July 10 because of a right elbow strain, is in the midst of a “no-throw situation,” acting Red Sox manager Torey Lovullo revealed before Friday night’s game against the Kansas City Royals at Fenway Park. According to Lovullo, the club hasn’t determined...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Henry Owens-Johnny Cueto Matchup Adds Intrigue To Red Sox-Royals Series

This embed is invalid" /> BOSTON — Johnny Cueto has made 217 starts over his eight-year major league career, yet the 29-year-old never has pitched at Fenway Park. That’ll change Friday night when the Boston Red Sox host the Kansas City Royals in the second game of the teams’ four-game set. Cueto will face Henry Owens in a very intriguing pitching...
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Jim McMahon: Bill Belichick Lied To Me, ‘Cheating Ain’t Far Behind’ (Video)

Tell us how you really feel, Jim McMahon. The former NFL quarterback appeared on the “Dan Patrick Show” on Friday, where he made some inflammatory comments about New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick. “I was with Bill in Cleveland in ’95. He lied to me right to my face so I never trusted him after that,” McMahon said during his appearance. “So all this stuff that...
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Awkward: Zdeno Chara, Marian Hossa, Marian Gaborik With Stanley Cup (Photo)

What do you get when you take three Slovakian hockey players and put them with a 34 1/2-pound chunk of metal? An incredibly awkward picture of three Stanley Cup champions surrounding the Cup in their homeland, of course. Marian Hossa won the Stanley Cup Finals with the Chicago Blackhawks this past season, and he got to spend his scheduled day with Lord Stanley on Friday. Hossa...
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Rob Gronkowski Plays 1980s Pro Wrestler In Sports Drink Commercial (Video)

Here’s a free marketing tip: If you want to get your product out there, you need to find a way to get Rob Gronkowski to get behind your product, and then you’ve gotta put him in a commercial doing absurd things. We’ve seen it over and over (and over and over) just this summer, continuing Friday when “Madden NFL 16” released a trailer featuring Gronk being Gronk. One of...
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Report: David Stern being pushed to run for NYC mayor in 2017

By David Cunningham Former commissioner David Stern entered the NBA Hall of Fame in 2014, but now he might be entering a different distinguished hall: the New York City Hall. The 72-year-old reportedly is being urged by friends to run for New York mayor in 2017, per New York Post contributor Richard Johnson. Current Mayor Bill de Blasio’s re-election appears unlikely, and friends...
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Patriots’ Malcolm Butler Impresses Drew Brees, Saints With Bounce-Back Ability

Malcolm Butler absolutely got torched during Wednesday’s first joint practice with the New Orleans Saints. That didn’t become a trend, though. The New England Patriots cornerback shined during Thursday’s session with the Saints and shut down one of the NFL’s best quarterbacks. Most notably, Butler knocked away a sure touchdown pass from Drew Bress. I think we’ve seen Butler...
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Kelly Kelly, Six Other ‘WAGS’ Heat Up Small Screen In New E! Series (Photos)

Have you ever wondered how wives and girlfriends of professional athletes really live? The E! reality show “WAGS,” which premiered Aug. 18, provides viewers with a glimpse into the often secretive world of athletes’ relationships. The show stars seven wives and girlfriends of pro athletes, including former WWE standout Kelly Kelly (real name: Barbara Blank), who’s engaged...
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Legal Analyst: NFL Will Ultimately Defeat Tom Brady In Deflategate Case

The NFL has taken a beating from federal district Judge Richard Berman throughout the course of two hearings in recent weeks for its handling of Deflategate. Berman took the NFL to task for a lack of evidence and commissioner Roger Goodell’s decision to uphold New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game suspension. However, at least one legal analyst thinks the grilling...
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Georgia State’s Kevin Ware: Stubbing Big Toe ‘One Of The Worst Pains Ever’

If everything goes according to plan in our lives, we’ll never know what it feels like for our leg to literally snap in half. But we have stubbed our toe before, and according to the authority on both injuries, they’re pretty much the same thing. In fact, stubbing your toe might be worse. Stubbing your big toe has got to be one of the worse pains ever.— Kevin Ware (@wareisbev...
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Trump on Brady: U.S. has 'bigger problems' than Deflategate

By Darren Hartwell Donald Trump (still) has Tom Brady’s back. Trump has stood by the New England Patriots quarterback since the Wells Report was released back in May. For some reason, though, people keep asking Republican presidential candidate to weigh in on Deflategate, and Trump hasn’t changed his stance. The latest inquirer was FOX Business News, which asked Trump during...
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Pittsburgh Pirates Fans Make Incredible ‘Family Matters’ Tribute Video

It’s been a big couple of weeks for 1990s “TGIF” sitcom baseball videos. Last Friday (fittingly), we brought you this incredible “Full House” video done by the San Francisco Giants. This week, it’s a fan video pairing the Pittsburgh Pirates and the ’90s sitcom classic “Family Matters.” The Pirates fan page/blog “Benstonium” put together an incredible Pirates...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Colts still sweep for bugs when visiting Gillette Stadium

By Darren Hartwell It appears Peyton Manning left quite a lasting legacy with the Indianapolis Colts. Former Colts head coach Tony Dungy caused quite a stir Thursday when he admitted Manning used to fear that the New England Patriots bugged the visiting locker room at Gillette Stadium, and that Manning even would go out into the hallway to discuss play calling. Manning left Indy...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: 'Madden 16' trailer is wild, stars Gronk as 'Half Top'

By NESN Staff Well, this is probably the weirdest thing you’ll see all day. Football season is upon us, which means the latest installment of the “Madden” video game is about zap productivity for football fans around the world. Most gamers are excited enough as it is, but EA Sports is still going to promote the heck out of the game and apparently will do so in a very bizarre...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-Ravens Cheerleader Sentenced To Prison For Raping 15-Year-Old Boy

GEORGETOWN, Del. — Former Baltimore Ravens cheerleader Molly Shattuck was sentenced Friday to two years of probation after pleading guilty to raping a 15-year-old boy at a vacation rental home in Delaware. The 48-year-old collapsed to her knees in the courtroom after she was sentenced and wept as she apologized. Shattuck, who received a suspended 15-year prison sentence, must report...
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High School Football Player Hurdles Defender, Scores Amazing TD (Video)

High school football season just got off to a flying start. Believe it or not, the regular season already is underway in some parts of the country, including Alabama, where Edgewood Academy played its season opener against Escambia on Thursday night. That’s good news, because the contest provided us with one of the most impressive plays you’ll see at the high school level. ...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Aaron Hernandez Involved In Another Prison Fight, Cause Unknown

Aaron Hernandez just can’t stay out of trouble. The former New England Patriots tight end, serving a life sentence without parole for the murder of Odin Lloyd, was involved in a prison fight with another inmate Thursday, WHDH reported. The reported incident took place at the Souza Baranowski Correctional Facility in Shirley, Mass. It’s unclear what provoked the fight. Hernandez...
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Angels’ Mike Trout Might Work For The Weather Channel This Offseason

Mike Trout makes a living chasing fly balls, but he also has a passion for chasing something else: storms. It turns out the Los Angeles Angels superstar is a huge weather geek, and his love for meteorology could translate into his very own cameo on the Weather Channel, according to Yahoo! Sports’ Jeff Passan. Trout’s love for all things weather apparently started when he was...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Patriots Mailbag: Bill Belichick Could Shake Up Third-Down Pass Rush Roles

New England Patriots training camp officially ended Thursday in West Virginia, which means Bill Belichick no longer has to worry about the media reporting on his practices. The Patriots’ Week 1 matchup against the Pittsburgh Steelers is less than three weeks away, but Belichick still has many important decisions to make before the season officially begins. The Patriots must cut...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Marlins’ Marcell Ozuna Somehow Hits Homer Off Top Of Foul Pole (Video)

If you’ve ever chatted with an older baseball fan, chances are you’ve heard them say, “I’ve seen just about everything out there.” Well, wait ’till they get a load of what Marcell Ozuna did Thursday night. The Miami Marlins outfielder hit a home run to left field in the second inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park. But trust us: it wasn’t just any...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Anonymous owner: Deflategate 'embarrassing to our league'

By NESN Staff Just about everyone’s sick of Deflategate at this point. That includes at least one NFL owner not named Robert Kraft. The entire process has been far too drawn out, and when it’s finally all said and done, it’s unlikely anyone comes out of this whole thing actually looking good. Bleacher Report spoke with an anonymous NFL owner who really summed up the entire...
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Maurice Clarett Speaks To Florida State, Tells Seminoles To ‘Grow Up’ (Video)

The Florida State football team has had its fair share of off-field issues. Then again, so has Maurice Clarett. The former Ohio State running back, whose incredible talent on the gridiron ultimately was overshadowed by his lack of responsibility off it, has turned in recent years to public speaking in an effort to prevent young football players from following in his footsteps....
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots’ Brian Tyms Suffered Foot Injury, Could Be Out For Season

The New England Patriots’ receiving corps took a hit Thursday. Patriots wide receiver Brian Tyms left joint practices with the New Orleans Saints in West Virginia with an injury. According to reports out of West Virginia, the injury looked serious. ESPN.com’s Mike Reiss reported Friday that Tyms suffered a foot injury. That injury could cost Tyms the entire season, Reiss reported...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Rousey announces she'll fight Holm at UFC 195

By Darren Hartwell Ronda Rousey has revealed her next victim. The reigning UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion will fight Holly Holm at UFC 195 in Las Vegas on Jan. 2, 2016, Rousey announced Friday morning on ABC’s “Good Morning America.” Good Morning! The champ @RondaRousey will take on @_HollyHolm at #UFC195 in Las Vegas Jan. 2! http://t.co/vhTzt2e5Mc pic.twitter.com...
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August 21, 2015  |  Discuss
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