Damon Hatheway'S latest stories

Sorry, the Crimson Are Definitely Underdogs In This Tournament

... even against all the clamor that they're not.

Will Tom and Bill Go To Another Super Bowl?

What other mature quarterbacks and coaches have done.

Don't Worry About That Dip in Celtics Attendance

Why the Celtics of present are not unlike the Celtics of past.

Boston Is a Division III Basketball Hub

What accounts for our concentration of talented teams?

Did Anyone Guess the Red Sox Would Be Good?

We investigate whether anyone predicted Red Sox would win this year's World Series.

How Advantageous Is Our Home Field Advantage?

Let's investigate whether starting the series at Fenway bodes well for the Sox.

Who to Follow on Twitter in Boston Sports

Sports Illustrated got us thinking about who we turn to on Twitter for Boston sports news.

Crunching the Red Sox Playoff Odds

Has the team with the best record in baseball historically done better in the playoffs?

Is Red Sox Performance Pegged to Pedroia's Beard?

Short answer: The second baseman better not shave until November.

A Red Sox Roster without Free Agency

A hypothetical exercise shows the team's skill for developing home-grown talent.