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He was an hour earlier than expected for his meeting with the Red Sox, which was absolutely acceptable by the franchise. When Terry Francona drove his 2005 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class SL65 AMG to Fenway Park for a lengthy meeting with general manager Theo Epstein and team executives, he probably felt the tension, given the September orgy of 20 losses as the Red Sox floundered...

It is well established that the Boston Red Sox, in the year the ballclub was supposed to win the pennant, had the greatest collapse in baseball history. When you think about it, maybe it’s the return of the Curse of the Bambino that doomed the Red Sox. A person who is superstition can’t help but to think a curse has effectively brought torture to the third-highest...

The Boston Red Sox blew both their American League East and AL Wild Card lead to miss this years MLB playoffs! Who’s to blame and does anyone outside of Boston care? ...

Fox Sports sued the Dodgers late Tuesday due to the proposed television rights sale that owner Frank McCourt claimed is his solution to break away from bankruptcy. Just recently, Fox Sports Net West requested for a Delaware bankruptcy judge to turn down proposed sales of the Dodgers’ television rights, after the team have breached their current cable deal. A few...

Where was this all along? For over a decade fans and players have had to deal with the fingernails on the chalkboard inconsistency and spinelessness of Colin Campbell as NHL’s principal disciplinarian. Not anymore. The saviour is here and his name is Brendan Shanahan. Following James Wisniewski’s excessively late hit...

The New Jersey Nets will stay the Nets and move to Brooklyn! Will anyone care in the short and long run? ...

Every June during the NBA Draft, we routinely hear Jay Bilas gush about the crazy arm length that incoming NBA prospects possess. This year Bilas mixed up his body part wonderment and analysis, but it’s a considerable part of the job as wingspan is largely the focus of most prospects outside of size, weight, athleticism and skill set that gets focused on by teams and...

Former Portland Trailblazers big man Arvydas Sabonis suffered a heart attack in his native country of Lithuania while playing basketball. He was rushed to the hospital and is believed to be in stable condition. The Trailblazers issued a press release confirming Sabonis’ status. “The Portland Trail Blazers have confirmed that Arvydas Sabonis has been...

Since he has lots of idle time on his hands, Doc Gooden has lots of random thoughts going through his mind. About what, I don’t know. Except for this tidbit that he somehow has an “inside scoop” on where Albert Pujols may land in free agency. Look for Albert Pujols to follow Ozzie Guillen to Florida if the cardinals don’t resign him. #insidescoop. Straight...

There’s something disturbingly troubling about Michael Vick. The more he is paid, the more he suffers a siege of injuries, which undermines the “Dream Team” and the Philadelphia Eagles in flourishing among the most unpredictable NFC East contender. In the aftermath of Vick’s diagnosis, he sustained a bruised right hand and not nearly worth the...