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‘BSR Podcast’: Patriots Wild-Card Preview + Celtics/ NBA Talk

Gio (@sportsguygio) and Rob (@robjots) react to the New England Patriots week 17 loss versus the 5-11 Miami Dolphins, shattering Pats bye-week berth + Wild-Card preview against the Tennessee Titans along with Boston Celtics/NBA talk heading into the Trade Deadline and down the tail-end of the season. Subscribe: Apple Podcasts / Spotify / Google Play

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Adam Sandler’s Underground Stakes of Celtics-Sixers Series in ‘Uncut Gems’

Latest Adam Sandler film, in collaboration with 2008 Boston Celtics Champion Kevin Garnett, highlights the underground stakes of sports gambling through a revisit of the 2012 Eastern Conference semifinal round.  At first glance from the pre-release trailer provided by A24 Studios, one couldn’t help but ask an infinite amount of questions following a very unclear […]

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The Prevalence of Moneyball in 2018

Artwork by @SportsGuyGio Economic 400 research paper written by senior Salem State University student, testing the Bill James ‘Moneyball’ theory in correlation to the 2018 MLB season. Applying various basic statistical averages within each of the 30 organizations in Major League Baseball for 2018, this paper applies the Bill James “Moneyball” theory. A theory involving […]

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Red Sox Time Machine: What if Billy Beane Didn’t Return to the Moneyball A’s?

How one of sports greatest “what if’s” could’ve altered an absolute transcendence in culture from the former lovable loser Red Sox, to now a cherished staple dynasty in Major League Baseball. Fall 2002- Following the infamous Moneyball, 103-win season in which Billy Beane and the Oakland Athletics challenged generations of basic MLB team construction, John […]

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Rejuvenated Gordon Hayward Adds Left Hand Fracture to His Unpropitious Celtics Tenure

Third-year Celtic suffers left-hand fracture during yesterdays 20-point victory over the San Antonio Spurs, first in nearly a decade. Yesterday evening’s 135-115 Celtics win over the San Antonio Spurs was perhaps the season’s most impressive and perhaps calamitous with the unfortunate left-hand fracture suffered by third-year small forward Gordon Hayward. Not even having reached the […]

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‘BSR Podcast’: Mookie Betts Panic Mode, Celtics Hot Start + Patriots Questionable Offense

Following a suspicious Boston Globe piece labeling Mookie Betts “overrated”, Celtics 6-1 season start (best in NBA), and 37-20 Patriots loss, Gio (@sportsguygio) and Rob (@robjots) react. Subscribe: Apple Podcasts / Spotify / Google Podcasts

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Setting the Bar for 2019-20 Gordon Hayward

In year three of a four-year contract with the Boston Celtics, Gordon Hayward is in position to emerge for a Utah-esque season with a clean slate of a Boston Celtics team in 2019-2020. Words cannot adequately describe nor live up to the unfortunate two seasons that have been Gordon Hayward’s stint thus far as a […]

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What’s Next for the 2020 Red Sox?

The Boston Red Sox followed their nearly perfect 2018 franchise record-setting season with a quickly underwhelming follow up, full of growth, questions to be asked, and plenty of underachievement. Following a 108-win regular season and cakewalk of a postseason suffering no more than one loss per series, is anything but easy. Too many pieces need […]

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A Look at the Patriots Defense Through Week Four

On Sunday, the New England Patriots secured the 16-10 win over the Buffalo Bills. The Patriots defense was a huge factor coming up with four interceptions. New England’s offense wasn’t clicking as Tom Brady had an underwhelming performance of 18/39 on completions, 150 passing yards, one interception, and no touchdowns. The running game wasn’t a […]

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Theo Epstein Return Would Play Major In Red Sox Farm System Rectification

With the Chicago Cubs struggling and the Boston Red Sox failing to hire a steady General Manager post 2001-11 Theo. An Epstein return to Fenway would play major in regaining farm system strength that quickly diluted under former President Dave Dombrowksi and his tenure. With both the 2019 Boston Red Sox and Chicago Cubs falling […]