The Travesty of Euro 2020

The Travesty of Euro 2020

As a casual fan of soccer, I have a lot to complain about. Most of my gripes are the typical grievances of an American sports fan. Not enough scoring, too much diving, time-wasting tactics by teams that have the lead, penalty shootouts that arbitrarily decide the...
Boston Bruins Postmortem

Boston Bruins Postmortem

“Tuuuuuukk!” Will last Monday night at TD Garden be the final time that chant is shouted after a big save by Tuukka Rask? The embattled Boston goalie has been the target of the wrath of a loud minority of Bruins nation for a long time, and the...
Celtics Postmortem

Celtics Postmortem

After bowing out of the playoffs quietly to the Brooklyn Nets, the Boston Celtics entered the offseason loudly. In a shocker Wednesday morning, Danny Ainge resigned as President of Basketball Operations and was replaced by head coach Brad Stevens. This was a twist...
Celtics Carnage

Celtics Carnage

Stick a fork in ’em. The Celtics are done. Sure, they’ll have a play-in game as a 7 or 8 seed to try to sneak into the playoffs. But it would not be surprising to see them lose that game the way they’ve been playing. And losing might be for the best...
Post-Fight Brief: Canelo – Saunders

Post-Fight Brief: Canelo – Saunders

The biggest surprise last night is that it was a pretty good fight for a little while. Canelo Alvarez, an 8-to-1 favorite, built up an early lead on Billy Joe Saunders. BJS crawled back into the fight in the middle rounds – and then he got too confident. He put...