1. Boston Bruins: Commitment and Chemistry are the Focus

    The Boston Bruins' training camp is open and fully underway. It is great to see the black and gold back on the ice for another season. The themes of this year's camp are commitment and chemistry...

    Shawn Owens Written by Shawn Owens about almost 6 years ago 295 reads 4 comments

  2. Theo Epstein Inks New Contract with the Boston Red Sox

    The Boston Red Sox signed GM Theo Epstein to a new contract today. The terms of the deal are unknown, but sources close with the club say it is at least a three-year deal...

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  3. Boston Bruins Captains Camp Underway

    The Boston Bruins Captain's Camp is underway and it has been a mix of young and veteran players. Both Tim Thomas and Manny Fernandez are in the net today with the youngsters. Fernandez is looking sharp in net and playing his angles really well...

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  4. Matt Cassel Does His Job and Does It Well

    Matt Cassel did his job as a quarterback and team player for the Patriots. He managed the game and didn't put the Patriots in any bad situations. He got the ball to his playmakers and let them make the plays...

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  5. Boston Bruins Host Town Hall Meeting

    The Boston Bruins held their second annual "Town Hall" meeting for their season ticket holders last night at center ice of TD Banknorth Garden...

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  6. TEAM is What the Patriots Need to Make This Season a Success

    I wouldn't be a New England sports fan if I didn't comment on the Tom Brady injury. I am okay with it. Yup, I said it. I am okay with it. All pre-season, the talk was about why Tom Brady didn't play in any pre-season games...

    Shawn Owens Written by Shawn Owens about almost 6 years ago 211 reads 1 comments

  7. Bruins are Chomping at the Bit to Tackle 2008-2009

    Camp hasn't started yet and the Bruins are chomping at the bit to get going. At the Bruins' practice home at Ristuccia Arena in Wilmington, MA Captain Zdeno Chara was seen in the building, but did not participate in an informal scrimmage...

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  8. Darryl Sittler's 10 Point Game as a Maple Leaf, Will It Ever Be Broken?

    Will we ever see a 10 point game from one player ever again in the NHL? In 1976, Daryl Sittler, while playing for the Toronto Maple Leafs, scored 10 points in one game against the Boston Bruins...

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  9. Boston Bruins Getting Closer to Camp

    The Bruins are getting closer to the opening of training camp and I can tell you that I am excited to see what the season is going to bring for the B's. A lot has happened this past summer...

    Shawn Owens Written by Shawn Owens about almost 6 years ago 165 reads 1 comments

  10. Manny Ramirez Traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers in a Three Team Deal

    Breaking news out of Boston: New England Sports Network is reporting a trade deadline deal has been made to move Manny Ramirez out of Boston to the Los Angeles Dodgers...

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  11. New England Patriots Andre Tippett to Be Enshrined in the NFL's Hall of Fame!

    Andre Tippett will be inducted into the NFL Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio this Saturday and the Hall is better for it! Andre Tippett along with Lawrence Taylor and Carl Banks of the NY Giants ...

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  12. The Biggest D-Bags in Sports

    I heard someone over say that they thought that Manny Ramirez was a D-Bag for Manny being Manny. So, I thought I wonder who some of the All Time Sports D-Bag's were? Here is what I came up with...

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  13. Claude Giroux: My Pick for 2008-2009 NHL Rookie of the Year

    I have been reading a lot about the rookies who are going to be entering the NHL and making big impacts right away. The "new" NHL is tailor made for some of these kids with the speed, size, and intelligence that these players now possess at an early age

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  14. This Week's Boston Sports Thoughts: July 21 - 27, 2008

    The Red Sox had a tough week. After being swept by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, they took three against the worst team in baseball, the Seattle Mariners, then came home and lost two straight to the resurgent New York Yankees...

    Shawn Owens Written by Shawn Owens about almost 6 years ago 433 reads 3 comments

  15. Peter Chiarelli Needs to Toughen Up to Win a Cup!

    It looks as though Boston Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli is feeling bad about Glen Murray's buyout. He has been in the media twice in two days saying how bad he feels for having to do it...

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  16. Glen Murray of the Boston Bruins Placed on Waivers

    The Boston Bruins have placed veteran forward Glen Murray on waivers. The 35-year-old Murray, who has one-year remaining on his contract at $4...

    Shawn Owens Written by Shawn Owens about almost 6 years ago 376 reads 3 comments

  17. USC's Carson Palmer Staying True to his Alma Mater

    I have been reading, and I saw what Carson Palmer had said about the Ohio State Buckeyes. I am ok with it, and I am not sure what the big deal is? Carson Palmer went to USC, and he is proud of that fact...

    Shawn Owens Written by Shawn Owens about almost 6 years ago 504 reads 3 comments

  18. Eddie House and Tony Allen Sign Two Year Deals with the Boston Celtics

    The Boston Celtics announced today that Eddie House and Tony Allen have each signed two year contracts with the Celtics. Eddie House and Tony Allen, who had important rolls on the Celtics, will be returning to help defend the Celtics' Championship...

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  19. This Week's Sports Thoughts: July 14-20, 2008

    Here are some thoughts to clear my mind for the upcoming week. Do you think Terry Francona and Clint Hurdle are still receiving phone calls from other MLB Managers and GMs? That could have ...

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  20. NHL Firsts...Little Known Aspects from the NHL

    I read all the time about multi-million dollar contracts and my wife asked me who was the first hockey player to become a million dollar player? Good question. So I went on the hunt and started to think about it and I thought I take it a bit further...

    Shawn Owens Written by Shawn Owens about almost 6 years ago 375 reads 4 comments

  21. Boston Bruins 2008-09 Schedule Breakdown by the Numbers

    Here is the breakdown by the numbers of what the Bruins will be facing for the 2008-09 NHL season: October - 11 games. Three home games and eight away games. One week in October, Oct...

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  22. Boston Bruins Will Open at Home on Oct. 20 vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

    The National Hockey League announced today that the Boston Bruins will open the home portion of their 2008-09 regular season schedule at the TD Banknorth Garden against Sidney Crosby, ...

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  23. Boston Celtics: James Posey Signs with New Orleans

    Celtics free agent James Posey signed a four-year deal with New Orleans today, according to his agent Mark Bartelstien...

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  24. NHL: Players Being Hired as General Managers...Would You Do It?

    Should players be hired as GM's of NHL Clubs? That is looking to be the trend in the NHL right now and I am not sure if it is good for business...

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  25. Home Run Derby: Still Great to Watch!

    So I sat down last night to watch the Home Run Derby. First off, what a great event. I know in the past few years it wasn't the greatest but last night, the theatre of it all was just impressive...

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