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04/26/2010 - 11:32am
Devils coach Lemaire steps down

New Jersey Devils coach Jacques Lemaire retired as coach following his team's opening-round upset loss to the Philadelphia Flyers. The 64-year-old said he doesn't have the energy to continue to coach, but he will remain with the Devils in a role not yet determined. Lemaire, who led New Jersey to the 1995 Stanley Cup, returned to the team last season for a second stint. The Devils were eliminated in the first round of the playoffs both seasons. A Hockey Hall of Famer, Lemaire won eight Stanley Cups as a player with the Montreal Canadiens from 1967-79. In addition to the Devils, he has coached the Canadiens and Minnesota Wild.


04/26/2010 - 10:36am
Revs' Joseph takes indefinite leave

The New England Revolution released a statement Monday indicating that midfielder Shalrie Joseph has been granted an indefinite leave of absence from the team to attend to personal matters. He left the team on Saturday. The Revolution lost over the weekend to Colorado and will take on FC Dallas this Saturday at Gillette Stadium.


04/26/2010 - 9:16am
Report: Patriots cut Adalius Thomas

According to an ESPN report, the Patriots have notified linebacker Adalius Thomas that he will be released. Thomas underachieved and clashed with coach Bill Belichick during his three seasons in New England since signing as a free agent from the Ravens.

 

Check the It Is What It Is blog for more information as it becomes available.


04/26/2010 - 6:29am
Mashup: Mock draft report card

One website breaks down national prognosticators' mock drafts and grades them on their performance. One regular WEEI guest turned in an impressive effort and another did not fare so well. And in another NFL draft story, University of New Hampshire tight end Scott Sicko did not get drafted over the weekend, and as the draft wound down he decided he would prefer to focus on his education. So, he turned down offers from NFL teams who invited him to their camps as a free agent  Get the details on those stories, plus videos, trivia and more, at Monday's Morning Mashup.


04/26/2010 - 5:31am
NFL draft draws record viewership

ESPN's three-day broadcast of the NFL draft drew 3.7 million viewers, up 27 percent from last season and a record total for the draft. With the first two rounds held in prime time for the first time, the event attracted 2.85 million households, up 24 percent from last year and the second-highest total ever (2,000 households less than in 2006). Get more details here.


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