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U.S. (Open) vs the World (Cup)

By Sterling Pingree Two major sporting events started on Thursday, the U.S. Open golf championship and the World Cup. As I write this, I’m watching the number one ranked player in the world, son in law of Wayne Gretzky, Dustin... Read more

You don’t trade Rob Gronkowski, you just don’t

By Sterling Pingree   Raise your hand if you know one thing for certain about the New England Patriots at the moment you’re reading this. You might have raised you hand and if you did you’re a more confident person... Read more

Who is the “King” of Boston sports?

By Sterling Pingree With the buzz about the royal wedding beginning to subside, I got to thinking about who had sat upon the throne of Boston sports. There isn’t much argument as to who is sitting atop the kingdom right... Read more

Celtics 2-0: How’s your confidence?

By Sterling Pingree Here is how predictable Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals was: Kevin Love, Brad Stevens, Jaylen Brown, Mark Paulette, Jeff Solari and myself all predicted what would happen. Kevin Love said that Lebron would have a... Read more

The Tebow Show

By Sterling Pingree This weekend just past, the Portland Sea Dogs welcomed in the New York Mets double-a affiliate the Binghamton Rumble Ponies. In most years, this would only be notable so as to ask: “What exactly is a Rumble... Read more

Premature confetti: Celtics/76ers

By Sterling Pingree “The Process” was supposed to sweep the Kyrie-less Celtics. The C’s are too thin to beat a 76ers team who laid waste to the NBA in April. Here’s the thing about April in the NBA and I... Read more

Jackson 5: free agent targets for the Patriots

By Aaron Jackson, With the NFL draft now over we can start to see how NFL team’s rosters will be filling out for the upcoming season. That’s certainly the case for the Patriots, who have shored up their roster in... Read more

Mookie Betts is a superstar, and it’s a growing problem for the Red Sox

By Mark Paulette, With each homerun that Mookie Betts slugs during the early portion of 2018, John Henry, Tom Werner and Co. squirm a little more in their seats. Betts has been one of the game’s brightest stars for several... Read more

Jackson 5: Boston sports stars and their superhero counterparts

By Aaron Jackson, Last week, when I went to see Super Troopers 2, I stumbled upon quite the sight – lots of super heroes. It still surprises me to see grown people go to the movies, in a dark room,... Read more

Fearless Patriots NFL Draft predictions

By Sterling Pingree There’s almost no way to predict what Bill Belichick is going to do in the NFL Draft. The Hood has four picks in the first two rounds and the only prediction that seems reasonable to make is... Read more

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