Salk and Holley talk Celtics and NBA tanking with Ric Bucher of Bleacher Report and Comcast Sports.
We set the table for the day in sports with the three biggest topics in Boston today. We check in with Rob Bradford of WEEI.com, David Filipov from the Boston Globe live from Sochi and Jonathan Abrams of Grantland.com

[0:00:27] ... stove show him and Alex spear rob -- become cool to like Derek Jeter your Red Sox fan. It ever go like dirt in their urine or it sure sounds that way based on the calls -- again you know that they would you have Dustin Pedroia getting out there would be off or give a couple years ago and -- that I just sort of growth in all the things is Derek Jeter. Kind of pushes -- along the little -- because there's acceptance. Of what you Red Sox player by. Though -- Jeter does ...
[0:01:24] ... and do you think that third base is the best position for Derek Jeter right now. I don't know about your -- or both this is one of the most apt when things I've come across which -- You -- yeah it is riders throughout people New York why is Derek Jeter not moving to third base the most logical. Cool for them. And basic because he Derek Jeter at the only defense you have put into my defense without -- cal Ripken did it that's cal Ripken. So it makes ...
[0:04:19] ... our thing OK then how worried about that are we appreciate it David Wright hit a lot of lot of NBC over here aren't it's mostly just. Thanks Dave we appreciate it talk to you soon. ...
[0:07:38] ... But if you look at the amount of All Star Games that David West -- I'm guessing it's fine. 45 all starting David West. Who's not an all star player anymore but these. I mean I always like David West and cat like the same story -- -- I'm not mistaken I think west was taken. -- seventeenth or eighteenth in the draft that is behaviors should have been taken higher but. It took so my kids they are banking on kids making them potentially was just a good solid player. In college in the film and he felt that the teams. And he was an all star player in his crime. And not an all star player anymore but does good Agassi Jared -- being one and not gonna he's. David West than that he's not the number one option team wins championships and I don't know that number I don't I nobody be a piece of the puzzle are absolutely right David West is now -- -- -- -- more about that coming up and a half hour -- thoughts on that -- of course a lot more of your calls on -- -- -- told Obama jerks all shot -- believe popular make it a full of yourself who -- -- against the rules to like individual player on another team. It's not against the rules you like them all you want I just don't know what it became cool I don't wanna became the hip thing to do it like Derek Jeter and why I'm the jerk I don't like -- Yankee. So -- WB -- ...






Jack Edwards talks Bruins and Olympic hockey and then can't help himself... more venom for Peter Gammons and his minor-sport hockey comment from weeks ago.
Four topics all sparked by Lebron James declaration that hew belongs on the NBA's Mount Rushmore.
We discuss how the Patriots may need to adjust their defensive philosophies moving forward for next year and this era of offensive emphasis with the NFL.
We go around the Boston Sports scene and set the table for the show with the three biggest topics of the day... today featuring Tim Britton of the PROJO, Tom E Curran of CSNNE and more.

[0:01:01] ... that it it would have been more murky lake noted overpaid for Gerald Wallace package of you know obviously -- with the interest -- Think the public feels pretty. -- price -- for him. -- have ...
[0:02:48] ... the this spring training is in view we go back to that Jon Lester situation and Jon Lester said before. But he would take a hometown discount to come back out to the Red Sox. Any progress on matter of the Red Sox interested in talking deal with Jon Lester this point. I mean it and it would be if anything they talk about what you're now the now be less expensive ...
[0:05:15] ... in turn nobody was uncovering quickly because of that press coverage it Peyton Manning's one point eight seconds in the pocket getting the ball vote. Was gone so then he turned into the Peyton -- from ...
[0:05:53] ... those different. Aspects of pass coverage that's one thing. The signing of Adrian Wilson the drafting table on -- neither is worked out but I think the patriots are cognizant of the fact that they needed ...






We discuss tank vs. no-tank with Steve Kerr from the NBA on TNT and get his take on what the Celtics should do, who on this team is a keeper, and who the best fit would be from the upcoming NBA Draft class.
We tackle four topics all sparked by the pathetic nature of certain franchises... in this case the Cleveland Browns.
We set the table for the day in sports with three of the hottest topics. Today featuring A Sherrod Blakely of CSNNE, Christopher Price of WEEI.com and Rob Bradford live from Spring Training.

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