Good morning! Here is your Thursday Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories and scores from our news wire.

Good morning! Here is your Thursday Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories and scores from our news wire.

THURSDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS:
MLB: Boston at Toronto, 12:37 p.m. (NESN)
MLB: Cleveland at Minnesota, 1 p.m. (MLB Network)
MLB: Washington at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m. (MLB Network)
MLB: 10:30 p.m. Seattle at Oakland, 10:30 p.m. (MLB Network)
NBA: Cleveland at Indiana, 7 p.m. (TNT)
NBA: Toronto at Milwaukee, 8 p.m. (NBATV)
NBA: San Antonio at Memphis, 9:30 p.m. (TNT)
NHL: Columbus at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. (NHL Network)
NHL: NY Rangers at Montreal, 7 p.m. (USA)
NHL: Chicago at Nashville, 8 p.m. (NBCSN)
NHL: San Jose at Edmonton, 10:30 p.m. (NBCSN)

AROUND THE WEB:

— Aaron Hernandez committed suicide in prison Wednesday morning and some NFL players reacted to the news on social media.

— After Serena Williams posted a Snapchat picture of her belly on Wednesday, a spokeswoman for the tennis star confirmed she is, in fact, pregnant and due in the fall.

Williams posted the picture with the caption “20 weeks” but deleted it shortly after.

The spokeswoman also confirmed Williams will not play again in 2017.

The 35-year-old got engaged in December to Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian.

QUOTE OF THE DAY: “Whether you’re trying to win a Super Bowl or rebuild our country, as coach Belichick would say, ‘There are no days off.’”– Donald Trump, addressing the crowd during the Patriots’ visit to the White House on Wednesday

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Lucy Burdge
Hour 2. Rabbit calls in to respond to Michele McPhee. Rabbit also reveals the potential motive behind the Odin Lloyd murder. O’Reilly leaving Fox is the topic in Headlines with Kirk.

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Chris Villani and Keefe discuss how good Chris Sale is after the Sox win in Toronto. The guys talk about why the stat of wins is overrated in the current MLB. Callers compare Sale to Pedro. Will Price pitch in 2017?

[0:00:48] ... I find maddening that I find frustrating. And I really wanna hate. John Farrell's decision to go to Craig Kimbrel and I think you're you're Chris Sale at a 102 pitches he's cruising obviously strikes out ...
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Dale Arnold and Rich Keefe spend most of the day discussing the apparent suicide of former Patriot Aaron Hernandez
Dale Arnold and Rich Keefe spend most of the day discussing the apparent suicide of former Patriot Aaron Hernandez
We listen in as the Patriots meet the President and react to it afterwords.

[0:02:30] ... Malcolm it too little as a rookie. Handled the pressure of the Super Bowl like an absolute true veteran. Way to go Malcolm. Which now. Ornate Abner. Who played in our Olympic rugby team last summer ...
[0:03:21] ... and everybody played his champions. Who is the first overtime game in Super Bowl history. And it ended with a legendary victory. For this proud franchise. And for these absolutely. Terrific. Players. And coaches. You have ...
[0:05:42] ... a game over and over ago. That game will last. Forever. Five Super Bowl wins. In the era of free agency which is really really tough. Watered achievement. So again congratulations. To Super Bowl champion. New England Patriots. And would that I'd like to ask a very special and talented man. And a great friend of mine for a long ...
[0:10:06] ... House. Is just. One of the great things that I won the Super Bowl and so we're we're privileged to be here. And we thank the president is great staff for the hospitality they've shown us ...






We listen in as the Patriots meet the President and react to it afterwords.

[0:02:30] ... Malcolm it too little as a rookie. Handled the pressure of the Super Bowl like an absolute true veteran. Way to go Malcolm. Which now. Ornate Abner. Who played in our Olympic rugby team last summer ...
[0:03:21] ... and everybody played his champions. Who is the first overtime game in Super Bowl history. And it ended with a legendary victory. For this proud franchise. And for these absolutely. Terrific. Players. And coaches. You have ...
[0:05:42] ... a game over and over ago. That game will last. Forever. Five Super Bowl wins. In the era of free agency which is really really tough. Watered achievement. So again congratulations. To Super Bowl champion. New England Patriots. And would that I'd like to ask a very special and talented man. And a great friend of mine for a long ...
[0:10:06] ... House. Is just. One of the great things that I won the Super Bowl and so we're we're privileged to be here. And we thank the president is great staff for the hospitality they've shown us ...






We speak with Sox skipper John Farrell live from Toronto.
We speak with Sox skipper John Farrell live from Toronto.

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