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Boston College Football Roster Preview: Offensive Line

Boston College Football Roster Preview: Offensive Line

The 2018 season is fully wrapped up and for the most part, Boston College has wrapped up their class of 2019 recruiting efforts. With that, we figured that now is a good time to run through the roster and take a look at what BC is bringing back next year at each position and who the major contributors will be, which we will do over the next couple of weeks. Today, we will take a look at the offensive line. Boston College will have to replace Chris Lindstrom , Aaron Montiero and Jon Baker on the offensive line in […]

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Celtics puzzled by roller-coaster ride of a season

Celtics puzzled by roller-coaster ride of a season

Before the season began, the Boston Celtics were one of the teams that received high expectations from fans and everyone else around the league. And rightfully so, as they were a few minutes away from making the NBA Finals last year, before falling to LeBron James ’ Cleveland Cavaliers . The return of All-Stars Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward was thought to be the missing piece for the Celtics’ championship aspirations, and with the young core of Jayson Tatum , Terry Rozier , Marcus Smart, and Jaylen Brown all expected to become better players, it was hard to believe […]

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Boston Red Sox Winter Weekend attendees: Chris Sale, Xander Bogaerts among players scheduled to attend

Boston Red Sox Winter Weekend attendees: Chris Sale, Xander Bogaerts among players scheduled to attend

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Chris Sale delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) ( Ace Chris Sale and shortstop Xander Bogaerts are the headliners among the 20 current Red Sox players scheduled to appear at the team’s Winter Weekend event this weekend at Foxwoods Resort and Casino, according to the team’s official site. Outfielder Andrew Benintendi, righty Rick Porcello and third baseman Rafael Devers are also scheduled to appear. Infielders Mitch Moreland, Steve Pearce, Brock Holt and Eduardo Nunez, catchers Christian Vazquez, Sandy […]

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Bruins Odds: Boston Returns Home As Betting Favorites Vs. Canadiens

Bruins Odds: Boston Returns Home As Betting Favorites Vs. Canadiens

The Boston Bruins will be looking to close the gap on the Toronto Maple Leafs in the race for second place in the Atlantic Division standings when they return home Monday to battle the Montreal Canadiens as -175 favorites on the NHL odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Boston recorded a 3-2 victory in Toronto on Saturday as a +110 wager to pull to within two points of the struggling Maple Leafs going into Monday night’s Canadiens vs. Bruins betting matchup at TD Garden. The Bruins’ climb up the standings has been powered by a 9-3-0 run that began […]

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Weirton native Bernabei-McNamee’s Boston College squad wins at Pitt Sunday

Weirton native Bernabei-McNamee’s Boston College squad wins at Pitt Sunday

Former Madonna and West Liberty basketball star Joanna Bernabei-McNamee brought her Boston College women’s hoops team to Pitt Sunday and left with a 59-55 victory. The win is the second straight ACC win for the Eagles, the first two game road conference win streak for them since 2013. This is Bernabei-McNamee’s first season leading the Boston College program following head coaching jobs at Albany and Pikeville, More on her journey to leading an ACC hoops program is coming up later this week on NEWS9.

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Belinskas, Keller Pace Eagles to Shootout Win Over No. 3 Northeastern

Belinskas, Keller Pace Eagles to Shootout Win Over No. 3 Northeastern

boston college women’s hockey After suffering a disappointing 4-1 loss on Friday night at No. 13 Northeastern’s rink, Boston College women’s hockey returned home on Saturday afternoon, desperate to escape its recent losing ways—the 10th-ranked Eagles had dropped six of seven and were quickly fading from Hockey East relevance. With No. 8 Providence and Boston University nipping at its heels for second place in the standings, BC badly needed a win to keep any shot at repeating as regular season conference champions. So, a day removed from allowing three first-period goals to the Huskies and never finding their way […]

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Kyrie Irving: Celtics ‘can’t be comfortable being’ fifth seed

Kyrie Irving: Celtics ‘can’t be comfortable being’ fifth seed

Kyrie Irving explains difference between last year and this year’s team ORLANDO — Kyrie Irving is not content with the notion of the Boston Celtics simply playing their best basketball by the time the postseason arrives. As part of his postgame musings following Boston’s disappointing 105-103 loss to the Orlando Magic on Saturday night, Irving said he’s not happy that Boston sits fifth in the Eastern Conference and wants the team to fight for premium seeding in the second half of the season. This came after he offered firm words for Boston’s younger players, demanding they bring the same […]

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Bruins’ Trade Deadline Targets

Bruins’ Trade Deadline Targets

It is hard to believe that trading season is here once again, but as the NHL’s annual All-Star Game creeps a little bit closer that means the deadline is right around the corner. This season there appears to be more of a buyer’s market than anything, which greatly benefits a team like the Boston Bruins. As the Bruins get healthier and the wins continue to pile up, it only strength?ens the team’s case to buy at this deadline. With a number of young players on ‘value deals,’ there might not be a better time for the them to load […]

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David Pastrnak’s goal sends Bruins past Maple Leafs 3-2

David Pastrnak’s goal sends Bruins past Maple Leafs 3-2

David Pastrnak celebrates a goal with teammate Sean Kuraly against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday. TORONTO (AP) — David Pastrnak scored a tiebreaking goal late in the second period and the Boston Bruins defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Saturday night. Sean Kuraly had a goal and two assists, and David Krecji also scored for Boston. Tuukka Rask made 30 saves as the Bruins won the season series between the teams 3-1 and moved two points back of the Leafs for second place in the Atlantic Division. Mitch Marner and Andreas Johnsson scored for Toronto. Michael Hutchinson […]

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Pride’s Smelker a symbol of consistency

Pride’s Smelker a symbol of consistency

Boston Pride forward Jordan Smelker celebrates a goal during an NWHL game in Boston, MA on March 03, 2018. (Photo by Michelle Jay) There have been many consistencies for the Boston Pride, but Jordan Smelker exemplifies their teamwork more than just about anyone. Paired up on the top line with Olympians Hilary Knight and Brianna Decker in her first two seasons, Smelker now skates with captain Jillian Dempsey and Emily Field, also a potent combination. She’s flipped throughout the lineup the past couple of seasons as the Pride have signed different free agents and brought in rookies, but getting […]

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