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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    Brian Fluharty-USA TODAY Sports
    April 11, 2018 - 3:32 pm
    It’s not surprising to Red Sox manager Alex Cora his team is off to a blistering 9-1 start. In his weekly interview Wednesday with “Dale & Keefe,” the new skipper said the Red Sox’ strong finish to Spring Training was an indication they would win games right away. “Spring Training doesn’t count...
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    Mark J. Rebilas/USA Today Sports
    April 11, 2018 - 1:52 pm
    Jayson Tatum wants to join the NBA Rookie of the Year debate. Currently, 76ers guard Ben Simmons and Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell are sniping over who should win the award. But in an interview with the Globe , Tatum says he’s one of the top rookies in his class. “Talent level, I feel like if I’m not...
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    Andrew Innerarity-USA TODAY Sports
    April 11, 2018 - 10:44 am
    Patriots owner Robert Kraft spent part of his day Tuesday stumping for imprisoned rapper Meek Mill to be released from jail . That sentence isn’t nearly as strange as it appears at first glance. Scores of celebrities have rallied around #FreeMeekMill ever since he was sentenced in November to two-...
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    Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports
    April 10, 2018 - 3:38 pm
    UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen has been disparaged for being honest about his draft priorities and millennial status . These criticisms, combined with his decision to wear a “ F— Donald Trump ” hat at one of the president’s golf courses, have propelled anonymous football scouts to question his...
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    Mitch Stringer/USA Today Sports
    April 10, 2018 - 3:14 pm
    Odell Beckham Jr. is on the verge of becoming one of the highest-paid receivers in football. Or, to Ray Lewis, he’s in desperate need of an intervention. On FS1 Monday, Lewis said Beckham needs to recommit himself to God, or else his entire life will spiral out of control. “Where there’s no God,...
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    Craig Bailey/Florida Today via USA TODAY NETWORK
    April 10, 2018 - 12:05 pm
    We often like to boast about how difficult it is to play sports in this city. Athletes apparently feel so much pressure to perform, they can’t enjoy themselves if they struggle at the plate or blow a big game. This perception is worn like a badge of honor. Unlike other big cities –– say New York...
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    Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports
    April 10, 2018 - 9:55 am
    It’s a small sample size, but the Red Sox appear to be capturing people’s interest so far this season. The team’s ratings on NESN are up 40 percent through nine games compared to last year, per the Herald’s Jason Mastrodonato . The Red Sox are off to an incredible start, winning eight of their...
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    Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports
    April 09, 2018 - 11:53 am
    Though the Celtics can still win a playoff round with their depleted roster, it’s unfathomable they can make any sort of run in the Eastern Conference with Kyrie Irving sitting on the sidelines. That means it’s time to start peeking ahead to the summer, where the Celtics will likely once again be...
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    Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports
    April 09, 2018 - 10:11 am
    It’s been a while since we could take pleasure in some Yankees’ schadenfreude. The Bronx Bombers went a couple of years without making big acquisitions, due largely to their desire to get under MLB’s luxury tax threshold. Last season, armed with a mishmash group of overachieving veterans and bright...
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