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Mayor’s Mark

Menino’s name is everywhere in Boston—because he put it there.

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Five People Who Thought Doc Rivers Sucked

So ends the Doc Rivers era in Boston. He spent nine years as the coach here, tied with Tommy Heinsohn for the second longest tenure […]

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Curt Schilling on Twitter: ‘How About I Just Knock You Out?’

At the risk of being redundant, it’s not been the best of times in Rhode Island lately. The state is debating what to do about […]

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It’s Time for Doc Rivers To Go

Back in May 2011, Doc Rivers signed a five-year, $35 million contract with the Celtics. That was a huge deal! NBA coaches don’t usually make […]

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Does Rajon Rondo Look Like Franklin the Turtle?

Star Celtics guard Rajon Rondo made a brief, but dare we say important, appearance on Jimmy Kimmel last night. Kimmel does a segment where he […]

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Mayoral Forums Are Boring, But They Don’t Have To Be

Wednesday was a big day for Boston’s fledgling mayor’s race: In the morning, there was an eight-candidate forum at the Boston Society of Architects and, […]

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International Diplomat Steven Seagal Leads Rep. Keating Through Russia

You may know that Massachusetts Congressman William R. Keating was in Russia last week as part of a Congressional delegation investigating the root causes of the […]

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Mariano Rivera Just Ended a Crazy Streak

ESPN tweeted out a just plain nuts Mariano Rivera stat this morning. Mariano Rivera blew a save without recording an out last night for the […]

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Post-‘Boston Calling,’ the City Still Stands

I checked the papers: the city is still here. We had a rock show on City Hall Plaza—a two day rock show!—and there was no […]

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Q&A: Mike Salk, Co-Host of WEEI’s Afternoon Sports Radio Show “Salk and Holley”

In February, WEEI let go of its longtime star Glenn Ordway, replacing him with Mike Salk—a Sudbury native now paired with Ordway’s former cohost, Michael Holley.

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The Celtics Are :(

The Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers tipped off the NBA’s Eastern Conference Finals last night and, among the hundreds of thousands watching nationwide, were Celtics […]

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Schilling’s Video Game Is Readied for the Chop Shop

It’s been about a year since Curt Schilling’s dream venture, 38 Studios, crashed into bankruptcy, and yet the process of unwinding the video game company […]

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Jacobs Rep: Jeremy Jacobs Did Not Donate $5,000 to David Portnoy

If you’re not familiar with David Portnoy, the owner and founder of Barstool Sports, congratulations. But if you are familiar, then you probably know that […]

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The Boston Fire Department Revolts Against Its Chief

The Herald has a great scoop today: In a letter addressed to Mayor Menino, all 13 of the Boston Fire Department’s deputy fire chiefs have declared that […]

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Putting a Casino in Southeastern Massachusetts Turns Out To Be a Huge Disaster

I’ve been trying to think of a good metaphor for how big a disaster the state’s attempt to put a casino in southeastern Massachusetts has […]