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05/27/2011 - 11:19am
Galley on D&C: 'I like Boston' in Game 7
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Hockey Night in Canada analyst and former Bruin Garry Galley joined the Dennis & Callahan show Friday morning to talk about Game 7 between the Bruins and Lightning.

Galley said the Bruins have the edge because of home-ice advantage and Tim Thomas.

"I always like the team that is at home, and I like the team that’s got the best goaltender," he said. "Dwayne Roloson just has not had the kind of series, and he’s not exuding the kind of confidence right now that I would have liked to have seen. Even though he won Game 6, I don’t think he looked as good as I thought he was going to, and it’s a very tough series for him.

"I do believe you go with Dwayne Roloson. You have to; he’s the one who got you to the dance. And he’s capable of having a Game 7-winning kind of game. But I just think Tim Thomas has always bounced back from games like this. He shown in this series in Game 5 that he can...

05/27/2011 - 8:40am
Poll: Who wins B's-Lightning Game 7?

The Bruins will play their second Game 7 of the 2011 Stanley Cup playoffs (after beating the Canadiens in the opening round) when they host the Lightning on Friday night. How do you see the game playing out? Cast your vote at the Big Bad Blog.


05/27/2011 - 8:03am
Sinden on D&C: Bruins have advantage

Longtime Bruins executive Harry Sinden joined the Dennis & Callahan show Friday morning to talk about Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals, with the Bruins hosting the Lightning Friday night. Sinden, who was the team's general manager from 1972-2000, now serves as senior advisor to the owner and alternate governor.

Sinden expressed cautious optimism about the game. "I'm not sure they'll win. I'm almost sure they'll win," he said. "Tim Thomas is, of course the key, the number one factor as to whether we win, for sure."

Sinden said home-ice advantage isn't a major factor, but it's more evident in a Game 7 than any other time.

"I would give the advantage to the Bruins, Sinden said. "In hockey maybe the home ice isn't as big of an advantage as it is in a couple of the other sports, particularly, it appears to me in basketball. But the seventh game I think is an advantage to be playing it at home. Even though...

05/27/2011 - 7:36am
Mashup: Barber ripped for Anne Frank joke

Former Giants running back Tiki Barber, who plans to make a comeback this fall, is taking some heat for a comment he made comparing himself to Holocaust victim Anne Frank.

Barber explained that he lived in the attic of his agent, Mark Lepselter, in an effort to hide from the media after leaving his pregnant wife to move in with girlfriend Traci Johnson last year. Because his agent is Jewish, Barber referred to the situation as “a reverse Anne Frank thing.” Frank was a teenage girl who went into hiding from the Nazis before eventually being discovered and taken to a concentration camp, where she died. Her diary became an iconic book.

“The analogy to Anne Frank is not funny, it is outrageous and perverse,” said Abraham H. Foxman, a Holocaust survivor and national director of the Anti-Defamation League.

Read more about that story and others, plus check out videos, trivia and more, at...

05/26/2011 - 11:24pm
LeBron leads Miami into NBA finals

LeBron James was dominant down the stretch, hitting several key shots and finishing with a game-high 28 points to lift Miami to an 83-80 win over the Bulls in Chicago in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. The win gives the Heat a 4-1 series win, and sends them to the NBA finals against the Mavericks.

The Bulls looked to be in command most of the night, but Miami finished on an 18-3 run to take the game and capture the series. Down the stretch, the Heat were led by James, who hit a 3-pointer with just over a minute left to tie the game at 79, then added a jumper from 20 feet with 29 seconds left to give Miami the lead for good. James blocked a 3-point attempt from Chicago's Derrick Rose (25 points, eight assists) at the buzzer to help put away the win.


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