LB joins Mut and Merloni in studio to preview the Bruins first opponent in the playoffs, the Detroit Red Wings.

[0:01:56] ... did not have a but again you gotta give the you know. Mike Babcock wasn't you know -- -- coming -- to her best coaches -- in the world in anarchy. And you know two of ...
[0:05:10] ... think it's a great match agree matchup for hockey. I think the Boston Bruins consistently say you know that's that was a problem with red wings that's a problem would Jimmy Howard is inconsistency that not I'd look. It will what I would I be surprised if it would be. If -- -- the brewers -- six games. But do I believe -- they're gonna take the -- six games I give the red wings won one game in this series -- I I really do the Boston Bruins are playing. Social well. They're getting such great leadership. From Milan Lucic and Brad Marchand you know as much as everybody. Loves to hate the little past the guys his game is as good as it's ever been in his career. And in -- -- you know everybody's gonna be rested. These are off today I think the only there happening there reserves are surely press conferences some 11 o'clock. But I didn't to tune in now but but again if you just look at the Boston Bruins overall as a package. I -- you know like I said their tenacious fortunate the way they they get after the -- ...
[0:10:16] ... wave of the -- accounting M and -- let's let's you know Jarome Iginla you know. Since ninety. Where he can -- Pooch can say that's one thing to drilling and any and any so you ...
[0:10:51] ... that the strength of this Bruins team is just four lines now Chris Kelly. Will see Daniel YA will see better iron this out yet this rest this five -- can be helpful both of them ...






Mut and Merloni discuss the Red Sox offer to Jon Lester and how it is not even close to what Lester could make in the open market.

[0:00:33] ... all the chance. -- that last week here WEEI talking about the Jon Lester contract negotiations. And to me the news of those negotiations -- more shocking thing I saw the Red Sox over the weekend mark Lou 937 WE the other those stories. The year ago and I can't be right that that that just can't be right and when -- that ball Ken Rosenthal fox sports. Reporter over the weekend that Jon Lester turned down a four year deal worth 7080 million dollars. Adding quite how that -- that -- four years and eighty two pieces starting point. It was rob Bradford report at WEEI dot com. That said it was actually four years in just over seventy million dollars but what seventeen million dollars a year. That Jon Lester turned out for the Boston Red Sox weren't. -- your gut reaction on my was that -- just cannot be right if they're serious about. Extending Jon Lester and nobody's been more peace about not overpaying Jon Lester that I. So that's my reaction. I can't imagine what Levinson and -- reaction was if that's the case for years and ...
[0:03:15] ... trying to given for. So what I -- four year deal with Jon Lester I've got to believe. I've always believed that at the average annual for him is is -- at 20/20 two range. I ...
[0:07:18] ... got Ortiz. And Lester and Lackey and Ellsbury you can bring in David Ross and Johnny Gomes and seeing Victor Reno. You can do that. Okay you gotta be careful. If we don't wanna spend anything on the good players. You kind of have a -- to crap. You gotta have a bunch of role players have a bunch of minor leaguers that are gonna come in their first and second years have become all stars. That he can't do it that way it's gotta be a combination of both. You can't squeeze a guy like Jon Lester for years seven need to see you walk Ellsbury you walk. Then this guy goes -- -- just have a evident field that it would rock called Jonathan a rare reason Brian Roberts -- fiscal grind this thing out. With standard Bogart's it short the budget Daniel -- is in Jonny Gomes is in my car running around the -- field. All you can't know it. Last off season -- win the World Series ...
[0:09:36] ... thirty more starts. You gotta make attempting. Right this. This is attempting. Jon Lester could blow out and have Tommy John and probably get this. Seriously. I mean he could probably blowout. Income in the spring ...






Mut and Merloni talk about the disaster that has been MLB's new Instant Replay system and discuss all the flaws it has.

[0:00:15] ... at it. They're calling him safe at first it. And arrive here. John Farrell. John -- thrown out of the game. And I wasn't very quick injection this is this how has never seen John Farrell. 321 yeah. It was the easiest -- breed of all time. It during math and last night I hope that when they ...
[0:04:48] ... like it's I said it's embarrassing that -- the Red Sox gave Jon Lester. It's embarrassing that MLB has to come out the day after Sunday morning and say. We concede that they call was missed ...
[0:10:09] ... it. -- -- and Farrell -- told the exact opposite thing for Major League Baseball. Which one's true. When you're playing -- which was truthfully Ferrell certainly crux that truck. So how does the manager -- Wrong ...
[0:11:31] ... gonna happen. In a ball in the dirt the other day when Brian Roberts obviously filed -- guys said it caught a year obviously didn't get review that don't know why at that we're trying to ...






Mut and Merloni discuss the Red Sox offer to Jon Lester and how it is not even close to what Lester could make in the open market.

[0:00:33] ... all the chance. -- that last week here WEEI talking about the Jon Lester contract negotiations. And to me the news of those negotiations -- more shocking thing I saw the Red Sox over the weekend mark Lou 937 WE the other those stories. The year ago and I can't be right that that that just can't be right and when -- that ball Ken Rosenthal fox sports. Reporter over the weekend that Jon Lester turned down a four year deal worth 7080 million dollars. Adding quite how that -- that -- four years and eighty two pieces starting point. It was rob Bradford report at WEEI dot com. That said it was actually four years in just over seventy million dollars but what seventeen million dollars a year. That Jon Lester turned out for the Boston Red Sox weren't. -- your gut reaction on my was that -- just cannot be right if they're serious about. Extending Jon Lester and nobody's been more peace about not overpaying Jon Lester that I. So that's my reaction. I can't imagine what Levinson and -- reaction was if that's the case for years and ...
[0:03:15] ... trying to given for. So what I -- four year deal with Jon Lester I've got to believe. I've always believed that at the average annual for him is is -- at 20/20 two range. I ...
[0:07:18] ... got Ortiz. And Lester and Lackey and Ellsbury you can bring in David Ross and Johnny Gomes and seeing Victor Reno. You can do that. Okay you gotta be careful. If we don't wanna spend anything on the good players. You kind of have a -- to crap. You gotta have a bunch of role players have a bunch of minor leaguers that are gonna come in their first and second years have become all stars. That he can't do it that way it's gotta be a combination of both. You can't squeeze a guy like Jon Lester for years seven need to see you walk Ellsbury you walk. Then this guy goes -- -- just have a evident field that it would rock called Jonathan a rare reason Brian Roberts -- fiscal grind this thing out. With standard Bogart's it short the budget Daniel -- is in Jonny Gomes is in my car running around the -- field. All you can't know it. Last off season -- win the World Series ...
[0:09:36] ... thirty more starts. You gotta make attempting. Right this. This is attempting. Jon Lester could blow out and have Tommy John and probably get this. Seriously. I mean he could probably blowout. Income in the spring ...






Kevin Millar makes his weekly appearance to discuss Michael Pineda's apparent pine tar on his hand, the Red Sox loss to the Yankees, and the team's pitching.
2 games left in the season and the Bruins are in the driver's seat for the President's Cup which is allowing them to coast and get healthy. Pierre McGuire updates Mut and Lou on the possibility of Seidenberg's return and talks about situations elsewhere in the NHL.

[0:00:12] ... there hello -- Appear so -- you -- part of a a Stanley Cup team there in 91. With Pittsburg they were not a presidents cup team but I'm curious to hear you get down here. ...
[0:03:37] ... year just that you were so bad they got their coach fired Peter Laviolette. They brought in Craig movie that was alone bunker forever be one of the best players if not the best record your ...
[0:06:53] ... -- -- deployed. Did you junior hockey Canada he's been playing the American Hockey League this year helped United States -- a gold medal. Lecture at the world junior hockey championships in for Russia it is the ...
[0:08:58] ... combined over the course of the deal. I don't know because obviously Trevor Linden I mean there I have to think you're gonna look at everything he's gonna do major deep racial a lot of its top players there. And then feel the coaching situation usually when you have a change. Of this magnitude and an organization with a new president and potentially. A new general manager. Usually that means that the coach that's their -- does not a long shot like love. You think Trevor Linden was the right move make with the phrase the franchise there Vancouver -- At this kind of -- -- you are apathy ...






Mut and Merloni listed to Adam Jones' comments regarding what should happen to fans that run onto the field during the game.

[0:00:05] ... great moves the Orioles have made recently was a trade that sent Erik Bedard to Seattle. That -- you outfielder Adam Jones good hitter good fielder. That a big part of what that team has done thus become very outspoken he's on that David Ortiz show wasn't that -- -- show. MLB at bat that show he -- in the MLB fan cable likes that have follows ...
[0:01:50] ... jump on that field. I want people to get what that that Matt Chatham treatment in Chatham the Super Bowl that -- just recently released video. Carolina patriots. Marry some guy just destroys them and once ...
[0:05:10] ... time. She's going up against that is when the -- -- -- Magdalena Maleeva. Cubic yeah which he has that those 93 during the match. I mean that's generally -- wow. The affair and jumped on ...





Jackie MacMullan talks some Celtics with Mut and Merloni as the season is winding down and the team is positioned to have a high draft pick.

[0:07:51] ... it started to be at three point contest between Jared Salinger and Kyle Korver. -- -- -- And you know to leave Korver open not once but twice senior transition -- I think there is no ...
[0:09:25] ... to have Bradley in the locker room. Ridiculous but the east because Miami Heat the nets now I think what to two out of three from these guys don't look at the Eastern Conference and you ...
[0:09:58] ... little lackeys in net I don't think the net compete at the Miami Heat a seven game series in spite of that small sample site. But I am confused about the Indiana Pacers. And you know I did talk to Larry -- about last week. And and actually someone else in the front -- more recently than that. And I think this move was a good one what Frank -- did I'm sitting in both starters and he probably will get kinda think I don't know we'll see what Adam Paul Adam silver. Would take he had -- but those guys did look fatigued David West particular with the heart solidarity to -- looks run down. He played and played Georgia and western Hibbert and those guys a ...





Michael Kay joins Mut and Merloni to discuss the upcoming series between the Yankees and Red Sox, Jacoby Ellsbury's impact on the team, and how Tanaka has pitched.

[0:02:20] ... The six doubles -- orders usually hit the ball very well. And Kelly Johnson's golden capability at first base but you know we're about this season coming at -- -- should think they could not -- ...
[0:03:53] ... has been the feeling of Jacoby Ellsbury is a member of the New York Yankees. Well there's disliked. You know I don't finish it's the warmest Sparky and he certainly has been negative at all don't get ...
[0:06:27] ... the weight loss in just aware and -- How concerned are people CC sabathia. I think they're concerned and the Yankees you know insist that they're not concerned publicly and SEC says he's you know he's ...
[0:09:57] ... worth the investment. Much I was wondering that that thick cloud that Alex Rodriguez cast -- over this organization now for the last couple of years is that completely gone -- You hear this guy's name ...






Mut and Merloni listed to Adam Jones' comments regarding what should happen to fans that run onto the field during the game.

[0:00:05] ... great moves the Orioles have made recently was a trade that sent Erik Bedard to Seattle. That -- you outfielder Adam Jones good hitter good fielder. That a big part of what that team has done thus become very outspoken he's on that David Ortiz show wasn't that -- -- show. MLB at bat that show he -- in the MLB fan cable likes that have follows ...
[0:01:50] ... jump on that field. I want people to get what that that Matt Chatham treatment in Chatham the Super Bowl that -- just recently released video. Carolina patriots. Marry some guy just destroys them and once ...
[0:05:10] ... time. She's going up against that is when the -- -- -- Magdalena Maleeva. Cubic yeah which he has that those 93 during the match. I mean that's generally -- wow. The affair and jumped on ...