We discuss the Red Sox after our interview with John Farrell, and Dustin Pedroia in the lead-off position has become a hot topic.

[0:11:13] ... you have the right guy and -- wasn't the right after them Jon Lester we have the right guy. You cannot stick to the well we're gonna have four years here and that's the value we ...
[0:17:49] ... up doing. Option is replacing Jacoby Ellsbury with Jackie Bradley to. Org Grady Sizemore well it's not going to be. -- and I'm talking more about the lead -- position. I'm not talking to center field ...
[0:23:46] ... identify the right players. You don't think -- right guy you know Jon Lester. It and paint Erica. -- -- you and I have no disagreement on that point. Mean I think -- low ball Jon Lester. In in such a way that I think was it and an insult. And stop don't start with the Florida how much ...
[0:24:37] ... line. Dan that the -- ski. On ESPN. Was saying what is Jon Lester Israel back. Dollars -- he's not gonna have. He's not gonna get if the Red Sox don't economy won't get Clayton Kershaw Felix Hernandez -- Justin Verlander I agree -- the conclusion. That he's a number two starter. For years to come will be -- project ...






We discuss the Bruins first round matchup vs the Red Wings, and why many national folks think this series could be the one to watch for an early round upset.

[0:01:04] ... games that we went with Adam Oates. You know Brad hall the Brendan Shanahan days and then I was gone I was gone at age sixteen knows that plane and seventeen excuse me Germany went to ...
[0:05:52] ... bit nervous about it tail and little nervous because you know the Detroit Red Wings have made the playoffs 23 straight years and of great historic. One of the best franchise in sports and I've agreed I'm ...
[0:07:35] ... it's a power play there. They're clearly the better team I think Mike Babcock. Gave you a glimpse. I'll break -- -- by a great deal of what basically psychological game plan is at the very ...
[0:09:42] ... of of effort. Jimmy Howard has played an entire season for the Detroit Red Wings. He's been up and down there he's been count I'm -- and a big part of that I'm not blaming Jimmy Howard by the way. A big part of that is the fact that the Detroit Red Wings. Have a very young and inexperienced defense -- and and people talk about the inexperience on the bruins' defense. That the Bruins are actually much more experienced. Specially Stanley Cup experience and the Detroit Red Wings are. That's been the prob that's been the Achilles heel for the red wings this entire season. And I don't see that ...






We speak with Matt Chatham, who re-tells his story from that fateful Monday and looks ahead to brighter things, including this year's marathon.
Dale, Michael and Steve Lyons reflect back on the event last year, and the good that has taken place since then as Boston came together.
We speak with David Abel of the Boston Globe, who penned the incredible piece on the Richard Family in this past weekend's Boston Globe.

[0:00:42] ... April 15 2013. There -- four fatalities. As a result of the Boston Marathon bombing one of those was an eight year old named Martin Richard. The Richard family. Bill and his wife Denise and their other children Henry in -- have been very quiet very private since the death of -- a year ago. I've fact I don't know that I'd heard from anybody in the Richard Stanley until this Sunday and a remarkable piece appeared. In the Boston Globe it was the first of a two part piece about the Richard Stanley. It was written by -- able David joins us ...
[0:12:10] ... were able to get there. We're talking to Dave able of the Boston Globe broke a two part piece that began in your Sunday globe about the Richard family. And and Martin Richard one of the ...
[0:13:01] ... following a young woman who. Was the first horse to run the Boston Marathon. And I then while the parachute training in and I went with here. That morning. A year ago today. Which is getting ...
[0:17:11] ... so. So I think I think they're going to be okay. The Boston Globe won the Pulitzer Prize yesterday for for breaking news coverage and David -- -- wrote a remarkable piece that began in Sunday's Boston Globe and Monday you'll be running in the marathon so good luck with that kind -- -- -- how much camp and -- -- Dave it was a remarkable piece we appreciate stake in the time a -- and take care that is David -- from the Boston Globe. Well. Is that the finish line last year with a camera. And as he said approached the barricade. And soft stuff that ...






We discuss the long layoff and analyze how this series might play out.
We discuss the airport arrest of the 49ers Aldon Smith, and how Smith is clearly dealing with mental issues that go far deeper than drugs and alcohol.

[0:00:32] ... that there was a situation in the NHL this weekend similar Michael Ryan Malone of the Tampa Bay Lightning. Yeah Saturday morning 5:40 in the morning they're gonna traveled that day Tampa Bay is to Montreal to close out the regular season. 5:40 in the morning Ryan Malone gets picked up for DUY. And cocaine possession. Now he's had an awful year this year and all of a sudden you ...
[0:03:52] ... yet. Like I I don't know all the intricacies of of the national football league's substance abuse program. I do know that Ryan Malone after his arrest on Saturday it was immediately placed into the NHL's. Program I mean their certain. The a little avenues that ...




We tackle four topics relating to the struggle of repeating in sports.
We discuss the Sox and their saga from this past weekend. Time to panic? Maybe not, but the injuries, bad calls and sub-par perfomances are adding up.
We discuss the Sox and their saga from this past weekend. Time to panic? Maybe not, but the injuries, bad calls and sub-par perfomances are adding up.

[0:09:40] ... to -- just off the inside. And that last at bat to Grady Sizemore he called a strike on ball four inches off the outside the plight I don't know you have -- -- she is ...
[0:16:27] ... Koji. And Dustin Pedroia to question marks in bad -- and. And Shane Victorino to. Going to have to be here to your list of I mean at right now -- entitlement program that -- the ...
[0:18:24] ... If he's dealing with a major wrist injury. And then you mentioned Shane Victorino and we've said this several times dale. The guy hasn't been healthy since she's been in Boston he's been productive. He was productive last year but he hasn't been 100% since he's been a member of the Red -- We'll talk about all of that world's gonna talk about Jon Lester and out the reported contract extension offer that the Red Sox made according to Ken Rosenthal. We got a whole bunch of ...
[0:19:13] ... offer and I think it was actually -- that initial offer to Jon Lester was contract is up after this season. Was four years and then the way it was reported was seventy to eighty million ...