Three Biggest Manufactured Moments in Sports

Or... Old Man Yells at Cloud Devin Booker of the Phoenix Suns scored 70 points against the Boston Celtics on Friday night becoming just the sixth player in NBA history to reach the 70 point plateau. However, Devin Booker did not deserve 70 points. I get that this take seems like an old man yelling [...]

By | March 27th, 2017|Baseball, MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL|Comments Off on Three Biggest Manufactured Moments in Sports

Much Ado About LeFou For Nothing

The New Beauty and the Beast is No Classic If you want to take your children to the live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast or are just a hopeless romantic who enjoys tales of Stockholm Syndrome, the newest iteration is worth the money, but is in no way a classic.  The list of problems [...]

By | March 24th, 2017|Movie Reviews|Comments Off on Much Ado About LeFou For Nothing

The Boston Bruins Are Back to Basic

Chicken Little Time for the Boston Bruins? For the first time under new head coach Bruce Cassidy, the Boston Bruins are in the midst of a three game losing streak. As Rear Admiral of Barstool Sports and WEEI has pointed out, this is "Chicken Little" time for Bruins fans: "The Sky Is Falling" Bruins [...]

By | March 22nd, 2017|NHL|Comments Off on The Boston Bruins Are Back to Basic

Colin Kaepernick and Separating Fact from Fiction

The Colin Kaepernick Riddle Josh McCown, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Jay Cutler... Colin Kaepernick. What is the theme here? All these quarterbacks are just blah. None of them, heading into the 2017 season, are really any good. The only one of the four that has been signed by a team is McCown, and that is by the [...]

By | March 21st, 2017|NFL|Comments Off on Colin Kaepernick and Separating Fact from Fiction

Sports are Awesome, Sports are Awful

The Zero Sum Aspect of Sports Sports are awesome, but sports are awful. Sports are awesome because they teach you so many good life lessons. Sports are awful because at their core, they are a zero sum game. The greatest sports battles pit two teams against one another that are perfectly even. Despite a perfectly [...]

By | March 20th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Sports are Awesome, Sports are Awful

Deadspin’s Racism Implications are Dangerous

*Apologies for the Swear in the Title Picture* Deadspin Needs a New Schtick Boston as a sports city (and by extension the region of New England) has a rocky history when it comes to racism. Tom Yawkey is the reason for this. When people think of the racism surrounding New England and her sports teams, [...]

By | March 15th, 2017|MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL|Comments Off on Deadspin’s Racism Implications are Dangerous

Bill Belichick Has Gone Full William Munny

You Should Have Armed Yourselves NFL My favorite Western of all time is Clint Eastwood's "Unforgiven." It follows the story of a retired gunslinger by the name of William Munny (played perfectly by Eastwood). Munny is quite possibly the biggest badass in the Western Genre over the last 30 years. At the end of the [...]

By | March 13th, 2017|NFL|Comments Off on Bill Belichick Has Gone Full William Munny

Patriots’ Top 10 Championship Free Agent Signings

10 Free Agent Additions in the Belichick Era Who Immediately Brought a Championship With NFL Free Agency set to truly begin at 4:00 p.m. Eastern on Thursday, it got me thinking about the best players the always frugal Bill Belichick has signed in his tenure as head coach/general manager/NFL Sith Lord. For some reason [...]

By | March 9th, 2017|NFL|Comments Off on Patriots’ Top 10 Championship Free Agent Signings

Let’s Go Team Israel! Yalla Yalla Yisrael!

Underdog Team Israel is Making Noise at the World Baseball Classic Everyone loves an underdog, but many people refuse to cheer for the world's biggest underdog; Israel. However, at the risk of trying to be apolitical about a topic that is always political, even people that hate the nation and her politics should be rooting [...]

By | March 7th, 2017|Baseball, MLB|Comments Off on Let’s Go Team Israel! Yalla Yalla Yisrael!