Boston Sports News and Rumors
Young lands on DL with right hamstring strain
MLB.com Updated Jun 23 (yesterday)
The Red Sox put left fielder Chris Young on the 15-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain he sustained while running the bases in Thursday's 8-7 extra-innings win against the White Sox. Outfielder Bryce Brentz was recalled from Triple-A Pawtuck…Share Tweet
Rams cut Wells, Wortonprofootballtalk.com 56 minutes agoThe Rams trimmed their offseason roster by two Friday, waiving linebacker Matthew Wells and wide receiver J.J. Worton. Wells was a sixth-round pick of the Patriots in 2015 and was traded to the Bears during his first training camp. He was waived by the …Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 8 hours agoAfter actor and Patriots fan Ben Affleck appeared on HBO’s Any Given Wednesday with a demeanor suggesting that he possibly had ingested a shot of every given liquor, many became keenly interested in learning more about what happened. Officially, there’s…Share Tweet
Rash of injuries in left field shouldn't compel Red Sox to rush Andrew BenintendiESPN.com 9 hours agoRash of injuries in left field shouldn't compel Red Sox to rush Andrew BenintendiShare Tweetthehockeynews.com 9 hours agoEntering the 2016 NHL draft, the trade speculation is ramping up on several notable NHL stars. Topping the list is Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban. The trade chatter reached a fever pitch on Thursday when Vancouver Canucks GM Jim Benning admit…Share Tweetdimemag.com 10 hours agoGetty Image As big as the Serge Ibaka-to-the-Magic deal might be, perhaps the biggest story of the 2016 NBA Draft was the deal that didn’t get made: a Jimmy Butler trade for Kris Dunn, either at the Celtics’ third overall pick or the Timberwolves’ fifth…Share Tweet
The Celtics' Draft Night Was A Whole Lot Of Nothingdeadspin.com 11 hours agoI don’t pretend to know what kind of NBA careers the many players drafted by Boston last night will have (or won’t have). But it’s hard not to feel like the night was a disappointment for the Celtics, if only because they hoped to come away with an All-…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 12 hours agoWR Terrell Owens didn’t play for the Bills too long, but was back in Buffalo for a high school graduation Thursday. A look back at when John Bosa played for the Dolphins and was the highest draft pick in his family. The Patriots like cornerbacks who can…Share TweetDanny Ainge: 'Lot of discussion, no deals' for CelticsShare Tweetdimemag.com 22 hours agoGetty Image With the 16th pick in Thursday night’s NBA Draft, the Boston Celtics selected French forward Guerschon Yabusele, which is a real person’s actual given name and which, of course, immediately set off a social media firestorm with jokes about t…Share TweetRed Sox walk off with much-needed getaway win in extrasShare Tweetdeadspin.com Jun 23 (yesterday)The Brooklyn Nets have gotten themselves into the pre-draft trade bonanza, reportedly sending forward Thaddeus Young to the Indiana Pacers in exchange for the 20th pick in tonight’s draft and a future second-round pick. To the Pacers I say, “So you just…Share Tweet
Key #Deflategate ruling could come at any timeprofootballtalk.com Jun 23 (yesterday)At the outset of draft week, we suggested that, if the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit had a sense of flair, it would issue a ruling in the case arising from Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game suspension, necessarily overshadowing t…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 23 (yesterday)Where there's smoke, there's Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge, but as the NBA draft approaches Thursday, it's looking more and more like he won't make fire rubbing picks together. It's long been Ainge's aim to remain as flexible as…Share Tweet
ESPN Now: Chad Ford discusses the possibility of Philadelph…Chad Ford discusses the possibility of Philadelphia acquiring the No. 3 draft pick from the Celtics. But what if Boston decides to keep its pick?Share Tweet
Tom Brady nominated for ESPN’s Best Playerpatriotsgab.com Jun 23 (yesterday)Tom Brady nominated for Best NFL Player The Patriots four time Super Bowl Champion QB Tom Brady is up for ESPY’s NFL’s Best Player Award against Cam Newton, JJ Watt, Antonio Brown, and Julio Jones. ESPY’s 2016 will be live on July 13th on ABC at 8:00 pm…Share Tweetnytimes.com Jun 23 (yesterday)In a year he says will be his last, Ortiz is playing like a superstar half his age.Share TweetThe Philadelphia 76ers are trying to acquire the No. 3 pick of Thursday's NBA draft from the Boston Celtics, league sources tell ESPN's Marc Stein and Chad Ford.Share TweetYoung camper says 'Go Patriots!' at Steve Smith's football campShare Tweet
Add Koji Uehara meltdowns to Red Sox's litany of ways to loseAdd Koji Uehara meltdowns to Red Sox's litany of ways to loseShare Tweet
Little Patriots fan gives Steve Smith Sr. smack talkJun 24A little kid says "go Patriots" to Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr., who does not appreciate it one bit.
Barkley compares 2016 Warriors to 2007 PatriotsJun 20Basketball Hall-of-Famer Charles Barkley joins Mike & Mike and shares his thoughts on how the 2016 Warriors team compares to the 2007 Patriots, as well as how it feels to lose in the NBA Finals.
Best NFL significant other defensesJun 17Trey Wingo looks back at the most notable times significant others went out of their way to defend NFL players.
Woodson: LaFell 'brilliant' for comparing Dalton to BradyJun 16Tedy Bruschi and Jeff Saturday dismiss Bengals wide receiver Brandon LaFell's comments comparing Andy Dalton to Tom Brady, while Darren Woodson has different thoughts.