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About Jessica Camerato

Jessica comes to WEEI.com after covering the Celtics and the NBA as a senior reporter for Hoopsworld. She is a member of the Professional Basketball Writers Association and is fluent in Spanish. Jessica entered the Boston sports scene in 2005 with the Red Sox Spanish Beisbol Network radio broadcast and currently talks Sox for Diehard magazine.

 
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Jessica Camerato
05/09/2010 - 9:38pm
Jessica Camerato
05/08/2010 - 6:22am
Kendrick Perkins was right there with LeBron James as he drove to the basket on a fast break. By the time James got to the hoop, Perkins was poised to stop him from scoring.
Jessica Camerato
04/28/2010 - 12:33am
Ray Allen didn’t approach Game 5 against the Heat any differently than the rest of the games. He arrived at TD Garden at 2:45 in the afternoon, just over four hours before tipoff. He followed his usual game-day routine — change clothes, stretch, shoot. Nothing more, nothing less.
Jessica Camerato
04/22/2010 - 12:48am
The young ballplayer made his way over the to gym with his father and brother, the same trip they had taken every weekend for nearly a year. They arrived before 10 a.m. to secure a spot on the sign-up sheet. It was ideal to face the first two or three teams — guys got tired out by the sixth or seventh game — and this was the best pick up basketball around.
Jessica Camerato
04/21/2010 - 1:06am
Kevin Garnett has a reputation of getting into his opponents’ heads. On Tuesday, the Celtics did the job without him.
Jessica Camerato
04/19/2010 - 1:15am
The Game 1 altercation between the Celtics and Heat has left both teams with another objective besides containing their opponent — they’ll also have to contain their emotions in Tuesday’s Game 2.
Jessica Camerato
04/18/2010 - 1:42am
Quentin Richardson wasn’t looking to stir up trouble before Game 1 of the Celtics' first round Eastern Conference playoff series against the Heat.&nbs
Jessica Camerato
04/16/2010 - 12:37pm
It seemed like a good sign when the Celtics beat the Cavaliers in Cleveland on Opening Night.
Jessica Camerato
04/14/2010 - 12:54am
It may not have been how the Celtics envisioned it at the start of the season, but as the playoffs approach, they’re driving forward with their championship ambitions — regardless of the starting point.
Jessica Camerato
04/13/2010 - 12:21am
Michael Finley walked into the Celtics locker room and tossed a towel at Marquis Daniels. “You’re still my rookie,” he said with a laugh.
Jessica Camerato
04/10/2010 - 12:25am
Kevin Garnett had stifled him once, and Andray Blatche would not let it happen again.
Jessica Camerato
04/07/2010 - 12:35am
It doesn’t matter if the Knicks came into the game with 49 wins or 49 losses. The Celtics biggest problem was not their opponent. In many ways, they beat themselves.
Jessica Camerato
04/04/2010 - 6:16pm
On Sunday afternoon at TD Garden, there were 54 personal fouls, six technicals and one ejection in four quarters.
Jessica Camerato
04/01/2010 - 12:14am
The crowd in the locker room was sparse when the Thunder came to Boston last season.
Jessica Camerato
03/29/2010 - 1:04am
Before the game, Celtics coach Doc Rivers said the Spurs were a team he wanted the Celtics to emulate.
Jessica Camerato
03/20/2010 - 7:24am
The Big Three were back on Friday night in Houston.
Jessica Camerato
03/19/2010 - 6:43am
Whatever happens to Brian Scalabrine after this season, he isn't pinning the outcome on anyone but himself.
Jessica Camerato
03/18/2010 - 12:23am
Career opportunity has come knocking for Bill Walker and J.R. Giddens
Jessica Camerato
03/14/2010 - 8:56pm
Kendrick Perkins knew what to expect from Anderson Varejao.
Jessica Camerato
03/13/2010 - 1:07am
The Celtics only watched the first quarter of their loss to the Grizzlies, but that 12 minutes of film was all they needed to get the message.  
Jessica Camerato
03/11/2010 - 12:58am
Before Wednesday night’s Celtics-Grizzlies game, autographed boxing gloves from Manny Pacquiao adorned the Celtics’ lockers. They were a gift from the world-renowned boxer, whom many players on the team met following their championship in 2008.
Jessica Camerato
03/08/2010 - 1:39am
On Sunday night, Glen Davis celebrated a victory over the Wizards with the Celtics at TD Garden. Had things worked out differently, he could have been celebrating an Oscar victory with Sandra Bullock at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood.
Jessica Camerato
03/06/2010 - 2:14am
Rajon Rondo had a way of sneaking up on the 76ers. 
Jessica Camerato
03/04/2010 - 1:07am
Paul Pierce was right about two things: 1. It didn’t matter if the Celtics won big just as long as they won at home.  
Jessica Camerato
02/27/2010 - 7:23pm
Blowing the lead to the championship-contending Cavaliers was bad. Blowing the lead a team that came into the Garden with five wins was worse.


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Giardi and Price discuss the mega deal that CB Josh Norman signed with Washington and if he is worth it. They also relate it to the Pats and Malcolm Butler. Does the Norman deal mean that Butler is about to cash in and will the Pats go along for the ride? This leads to a discussion on other players the Patriots need to extend very soon.

"The Superback" Danny Vitale, FB out of Northwestern, joins NFL Sunday to discuss the NFL Draft process -- 4-24-16

Danny Vitale, the SuperBack - a fullback/TE hybrid type - joins GIardi and Price on NFL Sunday to discuss the process of entering the NFL Draft, the combine and interviewing with various NFL teams including your New England Patriots.

NFL SUNDAY with Mike Giardi and Chris Price -- Previewing the NFL Draft and how the Patriots may approach things sans a first round pick -- 4-24-16

With the NFL draft only a few days away, Mike and Chris preview how things are shaping for the Pats and the rest of the league. It will be a strange this year since they don't have a first round pick - how will Belichick and company approach this dilemma? Also, would the Pats contemplate the idea of trading Jimmy G?

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WEEI Celtics Podcast - Game 6 preview/Game 5 breakdown with ESPN's Chris Forsberg - 4/28/16

It wouldn't be a Celtics v Hawks Game 6 preview/Game 5 breakdown without ESPN's Celtics Whisperer Chris Forsberg joining Sam Packard and Jared Weiss for some WEEI Studio magic. They discuss the Hawks' transition dominance on their mega runs and the bizarre night for Isaiah Thomas. Of course they also answered your #WEEICeltics Tweet Bag questions!

WEEI Celtics Podcast - Game 4 Recap/Game 5 Preview with ESPN's Chris Forsberg - 4/25/16

The boys recap Marcus Smart and Paul Millsap's incredible battle in the Celtics' Game 4 win over the Atlanta Hawks with ESPN's Chris Forsberg. Jared Weiss and Sam Packard discussed Jared Sullinger's struggles and the reemergence of Machine Bun Kelly. They discuss inside media stuff like when to applaud for honorees and Chris' devotion to southern unsweetened tea. Of course they answered your #WEEICeltics Tweet Bag questions too.

Steve Bulpett, Boston Herald, joins Christian Arcand to preview Game 4 between the Celtics and Hawks and the rest of the series -- 4-24-16

Celts beat writer Steve Bulpett is on his way to the Garden and gives Arcand a call to give his thoughts on what he expects tonight from the Green team in what is sure to be a raucous atmosphere.

Bradfo Show: Brian Butter…

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Joe and Tim talk with Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia after he had a two home run game, one of which was a grand slam that propelled the Red Sox to a 9-4 win over the Atlanta Braves

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DJ and Pete continue to assess the season that was for the Bruins and look toward the future for the franchise and how they can improve.

SUNDAY SKATE with WEEI's DJ Bean and Uproxx's Pete Blackburn -- They got what they wanted...Claude Julien is staying in Boston -- 4-17-16

DJ and Pete are together for the final Sunday Skate of the season. They get into their overall thoughts on the season, the Bruins keeping Claude Julien on as head coach and the end-of-season press conferences last week. They discuss the rebuild process, what the Bruins need and how they can obtain it. Plenty of callers have their own theories and opinions on all of these topics as well.

Butch Stearns with DJ Bean and Pete Blackburn -- The season is officially over for the Bruins; where do we go from here? -- 4-10-16

Butch is joined by two-thirds of the Sunday Skate show in DJ and Pete. The guys discuss the problems with Bruins including leadership and grit, who should stay and who should go and if Claude is to blame.

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We might have a new producer...Lucy 4-29-16

Lucy calls in to talk about her podcast and the "More Than Mean" tweets. The guys are now big fans.

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All the latest stories brought to you by Kirk Minihane.

What will the Patriots do in the draft? 4-29-16

Dino, Gerry and Kirk discuss what the Patriots will be looking for on the second day of the draft.

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Glenn, Lou and Christian get into a fight after the morning show claims they never fight, 2-28-16

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Roger Goodell is enjoying his victory tour, 4-28-16

Roger Goodell is doing the media rounds touting his success over Tom Brady and NFLPA to anyone that will listen.

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Dale and Holley's Final Drive 4-28-16

We end the Dale and Holley show with the best soundbites of the day.

Planet Mikey Podcast - Ho…

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Mikey, Christian Arcand, and Chris Villani talk about the Sox horrific loss today, plus they’re joined by Cassie, the Textress

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