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SEGMENT- On January 16th the Celtics were the 11 seed, not even in the Play-In Tournament… 119 days later they knock off the defending champions en route to the Eastern Conference Finals… what has this playoff run proved about the Celtics?
SEGMENT- Following the Bruins' Game 7 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday, Patrice Bergeron wouldn't comment on his future. Some think Bergeron could retire, but according to Tony Amonte, a return to Canada could be on the table.
Hour 4- NBA Analyst Jeff Goodman joins the show What is your biggest takeaway from this Celtics postseason run? Is Drew Brees going to come back? Calling people bald is now a form of sexual harassment in the UK.
Hour 3- Let's be clear, to be the best player ALL AROUND, you need to be able to do everything on the court. Shooting, passing, defending, and rebounding. Having taken down KD, Giannis, and old foe Kyrie Irving, is Jayson Tatum the best all around player in the NBA? Will Patrice Bergeron end up with the Canadians? US Hockey Hall of Famer Tony Amonte suggests that there are rumblings that could happen. We've got a rematch from the 2020 Eastern Conference Finals in the bubble! Who has the advantage? A texter is mad at Wiggy's take about tying dogs up to go into the store.
Hour 2- The Bruins concluded the 2022 season with yet another underwhelming playoff run. With the Bruins core group seemingly not able to get over the hump, is it time for the Bruins to shake up their core group? Would the Celtics/ Bucks series have been different if Khris Middleton played? Is tying your dog up while you run into the store a douche move? What advantages do the Celtics have in this series against the Heat? The News with Courtney- Arrests made at Hampton beach, Utah mom selling breast milk, BU sees the largest tuition spike in 14 years. Emergency top 5 fast food fries.
Hour 1- With yesterday's 109-81 rout of the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 7, the Celtics now advance to the Eastern Conference Finals for the 37th time in team history, that's exactly half of the Eastern Conference Finals ever. Despite the terrible officiating throughout the entire series, the Celtics send Giannis home for the second time in his career. Does this series, in particular Game 5, change your opinion on Jayson Tatum? How much of an impact has Marcus Smart accepting his role had on the Celtics? The Bruins season ends, has Patrice Bergeron played his last game as a Boston Bruin? Could he go to Montreal?
SEGMENT- Razor got the start in net for a Game 7 back in the 2003-2004 series when he was just 23 years old. Tomorrow, Jeremy Swayman will get the start in net for the Bruins in Game 7 at the age of 23. Raycroft discuses what goes into the preparation for a young goalie.
SEGMENT- Red Sox General Manager Brian O'Halloran joins the show for this week's Front Office Report to discuss when we could see Triston Casas with the big club, the future of Xander Bogaerts, and an updates on Chris Sale and James Paxton.
Hour 4- Red Sox GM Brian O'Halloran joins the show for this week's front office report as he talks about when we could see Triston Casas with the big club, the future of Xander Bogaerts, and updates on Chris Sale and James Paxton. Bruins stay alive, will we see a Celtics Game 7? How much trust do you have in Matt Patricia and the Patriots offense? Razor's Blueprint for Game 7. Who are the X-Factors for the Celtics and Bruins this weekend?
Hour 3- Tomorrow's Game 7 will be a 4:30 puck drop from Carolina, and Andrew "Razor" Raycroft says the 4:30 start gives the Bruins an advantage. Razor got the start in net for a Game 7 in the 2003-2004 season as a young goaltender... Jeremey Swayman will be in a much similar spot as Raycroft tomorrow as he gets the start in net. Razor explains what's going through Swayman's mind ahead of a massive game. Anson Carter questions if Patrice Bergeron still has it. Is the guy nuts? The NHL has a big chance at a showcase tomorrow as we will see 3 Game 7s tomorrow alone. Cole Strange throws out a horrible first pitch at a UT Chattanooga game. Mike Reiss reports that Matt Patricia will call the plays for the Patriots offense. Are the Patriots stalling for Bill O'Brien?
Hour 2- The Bruins got the job done and forced a Game 7 last night... tonight the Celtics will look to force a game 7 of their own. The Celtics have recovered from a 2-3 deficit more than any other team in NBA history, and they'll need to do it again to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals for a date with the Miami Heat. Is the Patriots schedule favorable for them? Ken and Curtis think the schedule is favorable, but Schiem is concerned about the schedule down the stretch. Is the last change really that important in the NHL? Razor rips Wiggy's trade Brad Marchand take. How many more years do the Bruins play with this team? The news with Curtis.
Hour 1- Ken Laird, Chris Curtis, and Andrew "Razor" Raycroft are in for Greg and the crew today as they kick off the show with instant reaction to the Bruins forcing a Game 7. The Bruins are 10-2 in afternoon games this season... Does a 4:30 start give the Bruins an advantage? Do you have more confidence in a Celtics comeback or a Bruins? Jeremy Swayman is expected to make the start in net for the B's in Game 7. This will be the first time he's made 5 consecutive starts in his career... is that a cause for concern? Who has the advantage in the Patriots' week 2 matchup with the Steelers? Mike Tomlin and Brian Flores or Bill Belichick and Matt Patricia? Patriots open up as 3 point underdogs against the Dolphins in Week 1. The leads.