By now, we have all heard about the possibility that the Olympics could be held in Boston in 2024. We have heard people talk about how great this would be for Boston tourism and overall morale. We have heard people talk about how great it would be for business and that it would provide the […]

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Fans of the Boston Bruins have grown accustomed to watching hockey through the winter and into May. This 2014-15 season, however, is a different story. The Boston Bruins have failed to make the playoffs for the first time since the 2006-07 season. Due to the problems that plagued the Bruins all season long, some changes […]

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The sun was shining, the birds were chirping, people were smiling and baseball was back on the grass at Fenway Park — it was a good day. After a winter from hell with over 100 inches of snow and many snow days, Monday was like a new world. Hoards of Boston Red Sox faithful fans […]

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Derek Jeter, arguably one of the greatest baseball players ever (even though it seriously pains me to say that as a Boston Red Sox fan, as Jeter was a New York Yankee), retired from baseball in 2014. As fans may have been disappointed not to see Jeter on the field for the first time in […]

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As I sit huddled at my desk with the heat on and a hot cup of coffee next to me, it seems hard to believe that baseball season begins on Sunday, but it’s true. The Boston Red Sox open their season in Philadelphia on Monday afternoon. After reaching the pinnacle of the baseball world in […]

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If you told me in back in November or December of 2014 that the Boston Celtics had a shot at making the playoffs this year, I would have laughed at you. In November and December, the Celtics played 28 games, and they won 10 of them. They were dumping their star players and picking up […]

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In the NFL, after the confetti settles and the duck boats are back in the garage, everyone turns and looks toward next season. Who will stay with the team? Who will leave? Whose contract is up? Will anyone retire? These are the questions that populate every sports radio talk show, the pages of the sports […]

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From the outside looking in, Boston sports fans probably seem crazy to almost everyone. We stand outside in the blazing hot sun of July. We huddle together on freezing nights in October and bundle up and stand outside in a blizzard just to support our local heroes. When trying to answer the question, “why do […]

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The image of the Boston Bruins hoisting the Stanley Cup in 2011, just missing out on it in 2013 and topping the Eastern Conference last year seem like distant memories. The month of February has not been nice to the Bruins. They have only seen the win column twice this month. They lost six games […]

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A general sports column about everything from wins and loses to why sports is the best unscripted drama. In most parts of the country, the start of spring comes with the first flowers poking their heads up through the ground, or the first day you do not have to wear your parka to school. In […]

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