Alex Reimer

Alex Reimer is the only man in Boston who owns a J.D. Drew jersey. Prior to joining WEEI, he contributed to Forbes, Boston Magazine, SB Nation and the Boston Herald. In addition to writing for WEEI.com, Alex is a frequent member of the Kirk & Callahan casting couch.

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    June 27, 2017 - 3:59 pm
    Count Marcus Smart among those who thinks Gordon Hayward would look good in green. When speaking to reporters Tuesday at his annual summer basketball camp at Brandeis University, Smart lavished Hayward with praise. "He's an awesome player," Smart said, via MassLive's Jay King . “He’s a dude who...
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    June 27, 2017 - 11:48 am
    When ESPN laid off reporter Britt McHenry earlier this year, she struck a conciliatory tone, saying she was " grateful " for her three years at the WorldWide Leader. But now, McHenry appears to be changing her tune. For the last couple of years –– beginning when Caitlyn Jenner received the Arthur...
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    Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports
    June 27, 2017 - 9:30 am
    To the surprise of no one, LaVar Ball nailed his "Monday Night RAW " debut . But his youngest son, LaMelo, would be wise to develop a better filter. While the patriarch of the Ball family was getting ready to confront The Miz –– he even ripped his shirt off –– WWE superstar Dean Ambrose starting...
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    Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports
    June 26, 2017 - 3:11 pm
    Celtics guard Avery Bradley is one of the best defenders in the NBA. His tenacious defense was on display throughout the postseason, stifling Bulls forward Jimmy Butler and Wizards guard John Wall during Boston's two series wins. Despite that resume, Bradley was left off the NBA's 2017 All...
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    Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports
    June 24, 2017 - 10:17 am
    The David Ortiz comedy roast was too risque for NESN. According the Boston Globe , the network won't air the special this weekend due to vulgar and profane humor. Rob Gronkowski and Dustin Pedroia, as well as comedians Bill Burr, Lenny Clarke, and Sarah Tiana, gathered at the House of Blues...
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    Kevin Jairaj/USA Today Sports
    June 23, 2017 - 3:01 pm
    Earlier this week, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Deflategate never strained his relationship with Patriots owner Robert Kraft. But it seems like Kraft has a slightly different interpretation of events. When speaking to the New York Post , Kraft said he will always remember the way the NFL...
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    Brad Penner/USA Today Sports
    June 23, 2017 - 11:48 am
    It's difficult to find a more likeable professional athlete than new Celtics forward Jayson Tatum, who was selected with the No. 3 overall pick in the NBA Draft Thursday night. During his post-draft interview, which took place just minutes after the insufferable LaVar Ball had proclaimed his son,...
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    Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports
    June 23, 2017 - 11:11 am
    Skip Bayless took a break Thursday from firing factually inaccurate cheap shots towards LeBron James. Instead, the hot take flamethrower decided to target Isaiah Thomas. While live-tweeting the NBA Draft –– and offering contrite analysis on Josh Jackson's " toughness " and De'Aaron Fox's " charisma...
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