Nick Friar

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February 11, 2020 - 6:01 pm
The American League East has been home to some of the best defensive outfielders in all of baseball over the past decade. Red Sox centerfielder and 2018 Gold Glove Award winner Jackie Bradley Jr. being among the group. Although he’s never won a Gold Glove, Kevin Pillar was part of that group, as...Read more
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February 11, 2020 - 12:47 pm
The Red Sox have decided on who will take over as Red Sox manager for the 2020 season. Ron Roenicke has officially been named the interim manager of the Red Sox. “Ron’s extensive coaching and managerial experience, in addition to his familiarity with our players and staff, make him an ideal fit as...Read more
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February 07, 2020 - 4:58 pm
With the three-team trade between the Red Sox, Dodgers and Twins running into complications, Mookie Betts, David Price and other players involved in the process — including those in the deal between the Dodgers and Angels — are left in an unorthodox situation. And the Major League Baseball Players...Read more
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January 16, 2020 - 5:30 am
Kyrie Irving has been back for three games — after sitting out 26 in a row — and he’s already causing a stir in Brooklyn. No reports about the things he’s doing behind closed doors. These are Irving’s words. His new team, the Nets, are the No. 8 seed in the Eastern Conference with an 18-22 record...Read more
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November 13, 2019 - 3:35 pm
Player movement in the NBA is more prevalent now than ever. The constant change puts a strain on teams losing marquee players and also impacts the competitive balance in the league when super teams form. But good players have joined good teams for years. During his appearance on Ordway, Merloni...Read more
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October 21, 2019 - 3:00 pm
With just over an hour left before the rookie extension deadline, the Celtics and Jaylen Brown were able to come to terms on a deal. According to ESPN ’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Brown has been extended for four years, to the tune of $115 million. This comes hours after Buddy Hield and the Kings agreed...Read more
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October 05, 2019 - 12:00 pm
After Celtics training camp on Friday, Enes Kanter posted a video to Twitter of an incident that happened outside of a mosque in Cambridge which he and Tacko Fall attended for prayer. In the video, Kanter expressed two individuals “attacked and threatened” him. Hello Everyone! #DictatorErdogan @...Read more
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September 27, 2019 - 10:01 am
Comparing basketball players from different eras is fun, but it’s tough. The game has changed so much in this young century, never mind looking back to when Red Auerbach coached. Big men don’t hang in the low post as much now. Three-pointers continue to become more and more important. The list goes...Read more
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September 13, 2019 - 9:54 am
Antonio Brown may make his Patriots debut this weekend. If he doesn’t play, it won’t be because the NFL stopped him. ESPN ’s Adam Schefter is reporting the NFL is not placing the wide receiver on the commissioner's exempt list because there isn’t a criminal investigation, thus making Brown eligible...Read more
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