WEEI » This Just In
02/01/2010 - 7:54am
Schaub leads AFC to Pro Bowl win

Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub was named MVP after throwing for 189 yards and two touchdowns in the AFC's 41-34 victory over the NFC in the Pro Bowl Sunday night in Miami. Patriots defensive back Brandon Meriweather had three tackles. Vince Wilfork and Logan Mankins were the other Patriots representatives to suit up. The game was played in a light rain with temperatures in the 60s, and while the attendance of 70,697 was the highest since 1959, the stadium was half-empty by the midpoint of the third quarter. For more on the game, click here.

01/31/2010 - 10:46pm
Kobe: I wanted to redeem myself

BOSTON -- Playing with an injured right index finger and a sprained left ankle, Kobe Bryant drilled the game-winning shot on Sunday that propelled his Lakers over the Celtics, 90-89, at TD Garden. Afterward, he said the shot was satisfying because in a similar situation last season, he missed a shot at the end of regulation that would have won the game in Boston. "Special for me, personally, because I had opportunity to win the game last year and I didn't do it. I didn't get the shot I wanted, so I wanted to make sure I redeemed myself today." The Lakers did eventually beat the Celtics last February at the Garden, 110-109, in overtime. For more on Bryant and complete coverage of Sunday's thriller at the Garden, visit the Green Street blog. 

01/31/2010 - 7:11pm
Kobe kills C's: Late jumper wins it

Kobe Bryant finished with 19 points and hit a fallaway jumper over Ray Allen with 7.3 seconds remaining to give the Lakers a 90-89 win over the Celtics on Sunday at TD Garden. Allen missed a jumper from the left wing that would have won the game. Ron Artest drew an offensive foul on Paul Pierce with 27.5 seconds remaining, giving Bryant the chance to win the game. Rajon Rondo had one of his best games of the season, scoring a game-high 21 points and dishing out 12 assists for the Celtics, who lost their third straight. Tony Allen led a solid effort from the Boston bench, scoring 14 points. The Celtics, who play in Washington Monday night, led by seven heading into the final quarter but were outscored 18-0 in the paint in the final 12 minutes. For complete coverage, visit the Green Street blog. 

01/31/2010 - 6:24pm
KG not back to 'normal' standards


BOSTON — Celtics coach Doc Rivers conceded Kevin Garnett is not the same player he was two years ago when he was the NBA Defensive Player of the Year and the centerpiece of Boston's run to a 17th NBA title. Surgery to remove bone spurs behind his right knee last summer and a hyperextended right knee suffered late in December have slowed Garnett's return to form. But before Sunday's game, Rivers said he still believes Garnett will return to the top defensively — hopefully taking the Celtics along for the ride. “I can [expect Garnett back to form], but not right now," Rivers said conditionally. "But really none of our guys who have come back, you can’t hold any of them to their normal standards right now. Our biggest issue with our injuries is that they’re healthy but they’re not ready to play basketball at this level yet." For more, including audio from Rivers talking about Garnett,...

01/31/2010 - 5:32pm
Belichick not 'YearBook, MyFace' fan

According to Heath Evans, Patriots coach Bill Belichick is no fan of his players engaging in social networking. In his latest blog entry for, the Saints fullback — who played in New England the last three-plus years before signing with New Orleans before the start of the 2009 season — told players a few years ago to stay off of “YearBook and MyFace.”

Evans does say that Belichick is “hands down one of the Top 5 funniest people I know. I know the stonefaced head coach on the sideline looks anything but funny. I understand that his post-game hand shakes and interviews are the stuff of legend, but get to know the man and he will have you rolling for days!”

Check out Evans' blog in the days leading up to Super Bowl XLIV only at our football blog,...

Audio On Demand

Devin McCourty breaks dow…

Devin McCourty breaks down Pats-Bears 10-24-14

Devin McCourty discusses the dangerous Bears offense.

Adam Schefter, The Broncos are better than last year 10-24-14

Adam Schefter breaks down the Patriots and Darrelle Revis, Russel Wilson and the Seahawks, and Jay Cutler and the Bears

Jarrert Payton, 87.7 The Game Chicago, previews Pats-Bears 10-24-14

Jarret Payton, son of NFL legend Walter Payton, joins MFB to breakdown the troubles in the Bears locker room, the team's struggles at home, and the upcoming match up against the Patriots.

We Hate Dwyane Wade - Ran…

We Hate Dwyane Wade - Ranking the Best/Worst in the NBA

Jackie MacMullan, ESPN Boston, Celtics will struggle to make the playoffs. 10-23-14

Jackie MacMullan joins MFB for the first time this season. She discusses the rejection of NBA lottery reform, Rajon Rondo, and the Celtics chances this season.

We Hate Dwyane Wade - Kirk Minihane Previews the Celtics

Kirk Minihane joins the We Hate Dwyane Wade Show to preview the upcoming Celtics season. Ben and Sam also discuss the Rajon Rondo/Jeff Green trade rumors and dabble in the classic NBA analytics debate.

Joe Castiglione wraps up …

Joe Castiglione wraps up the 2014 Red Sox Season with a Poem

Joe Castiglione does his annual wrap-up of the season by reading the poem by Bart Giamatti.

Mut and Bradford on the disappointing season for Jackie Bradley, Jr and Xander Bogaerts 9-28-14

Mut and Rob discuss the "kids" and the variety of young bodies the Red Sox called upon this season. Specifically, they look at Bogaerts and Bradley, Jr. and where things went wrong. They give their opinions on which one will right the ship next season.

Minor Details Ep. 101: Red Sox director of player development Ben Crockett on the state of the Red Sox system

Description: Red Sox farm director Ben Crockett looks back at the 2014 Red Sox prospect season by answering listener questions about a number of Red Sox prospects as well as broader issues and themes in the farm system.

Joe McDonald, ESPN Boston…

Joe McDonald, ESPN Boston, reacts to the Chara Injury 10-24-14

Joe McDonald joins the guys to talk to about the Chara injury and how the Bruins will move forward without him.

Pierre McGuire, NBC Sports, Bruins are playing much better hockey 10-23-14

Pierre McGuire joins the guys to talk about the Bruins, the Johnny Boychuck trade, and the rest of the NHL

Jack Edwards with Dale and Holley

We talk pucks with Jack Edwards of NESN for his take on an impressive win over the San Jose Sharks and the state of the B's in general.

Rodney Harrison on Russel…

Rodney Harrison on Russell Wilson 10-24-14

Rodney discussed Russell Wilson and the Seahawks.

Headlines, Headlines, Headlines: Ebola is in NYC 10-24-14

The top stories of the day as recounted by Kirk Minihane.

Mike Freeman questions is Russell Wilson is black enough 10-124-14

The guys discussed Freeman's story on Russell Wilson.

Devin McCourty breaks dow…

Devin McCourty breaks down Pats-Bears 10-24-14

Devin McCourty discusses the dangerous Bears offense.

Three For All- Notre Dame Football Player dating Porn Star Lisa Ann

Adam Schefter, The Broncos are better than last year 10-24-14

Adam Schefter breaks down the Patriots and Darrelle Revis, Russel Wilson and the Seahawks, and Jay Cutler and the Bears

Ben Volin: I think Darrel…

Ben Volin: I think Darrelle Revis will be in the starting line-up this Sunday

We talk to Ben Volin of the Boston Globe, who broke the Darrelle Revis late-gate story.

Did Darrelle Revis handle his lateness and penalty appropriately?

Michael and Dale discuss the ins and outs of the Darrelle Revis late-gate, and whether his reaction was what the Patriots were looking for out of him,

Dale and Holley's Four at Four - Tardiness is not Godliness Edition 10-23-14

We tackle four topics about notorious incidents where Boston athletes (and media members) showed up LATE!

10 Years since the Red So…

10 Years since the Red Sox began their comeback and eventual World Series Championship

Mikey, Villani and Lenny are talking about the 2004 Red Sox on the anniversary of Game 4 of the ALCS with Dave Roberts steal abd Bill Mueller driving him in and what it was like to witness.

The Patriots record during the regular season and Super Bowl

Mikey, Mut and Lenny are talking about the Patriots and how they have stacked up through the years and what got them to the three championships and five Super Bowl appearances in the Brady-Belichick era.

Bill Belichick and the Patriots Draft History

Mikey and Mut take a call from someone who wants to criticize Belichick the GM and his history of drafting players and making moves in the draft.

SoccerCast - AJ Soares 10…

SoccerCast - AJ Soares 10-23-14

AJ Soares joins the show to talk about the Revs run to the playoffs, how Jermaine Jones has impacted the team, and should Lee Nguyen for MVP.

We Hate Dwyane Wade - Ranking the Best/Worst in the NBA

Sausage and Curtis fight back 10-21-14

The Dennis & Callahan Show producers fight back.

D&C's Breaking Balls: The…

D&C's Breaking Balls: The Proust Questionnaire and our producers suck 10-21-14

On this edition of Breaking Balls, Dino, Gerry and Kirk discuss their producers' performance and take the Proust Questionnaire.

More from this show

Kirk Minihane blasts his …

Kirk Minihane blasts his own show, 10-22-14

Sausage and Lumpy, the producers for the D&C show, recorded a podcast yesterday. They left A LOT of stuff on the cutting room floor. Luckily, MFB picked it all up and played the unedited version during the midday show. Kirk joined the show to discuss how hard it is working with Callahan and his two producers.

More from this show

The revenge of the produc…

The revenge of the producers 10-22-14

D&C react to Sausage and Curtis's podcast.

More from this show

Gay players in the NFL 10…

Gay players in the NFL 10-22-14

A heated debate on how hard it will be for a gay person in the NFL.

More from this show

A rainy morning on D&C 10…

A rainy morning on D&C 10-23-14

The guys opened the show discussing the disgusting weather.

More from this show