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Boston Red Sox

1. Rick Porcello’s birth name is Frederick Alfred Porcello III. 2.  Porcello is the maternal grandson of Sam Dente who played for the Cleveland Indians in the 1954 World Series. 3.  Porcello graduated high school from Seton Hall Prep in New Jersey with a GPA of 3.94 4.  Older brother Zack Porcello is the pitching coach at Seton Hall University where younger Jake Porcello is a pitcher. 5. Porcello enjoys fly...

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Courtesy of The Monstah Mash, a wicked awesome Sox site! There are three things David Ortiz is never short on: home runs, clutch RBI’s, and his immense body of charity work. After all, while mashing 35 homers in a season certainly is important, Ortiz’s charity work is a true home run and does an even greater service to the...

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New England Patriots

Twice in two days Tom Brady has been close to tears, and both times it’s been when he’s talked about family. On Monday’s Super Bowl Media Night, Brady took a question from a 9 year old boy who asked who his hero was. That’s a great question,” said Brady. “I think my dad is my hero because...

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Tom Brady had plenty on his plate over the weekend.  Playing football in his own backyard for the first time in 17 years meant making time for family, friends, former teammates, and coaches.  Ultimately delivering a 30-17 beat down on the hapless San Francisco 49ers was probably less of  a challenge than getting some quick face time with the bus...

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Boston Celtics

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November 29, 2016

Boston Celtics big man Al Horford  took some heat for missing a game against Miami.  Horford was given the night off to be with his wife Amelia Vega  for  the birth of their second child.   Comcast Sports New England host Michael Felger had this to say on the subject during his show Monday night. “He had the birth of his kid in...

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During a reunion dinner this week with Boston Celtics greats from the 1966, 1976, and 1986 teams, the always quotable Kevin McHale was asked who would win a seven game series between the ’86 Celtics and the ’16 Golden State Warriors. “If we played our rules in ’86, we would win because those poor guys, we’d just beat them up....

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Boston Bruins

The Boston Bruins to a man fist bumped 7 year old Liam Fitzgerald as they left their pre-game warm up last night before their game with the Edmonton Oilers. Liam has Down syndrome and loves the Bruins.   NBC Nightly News picked up the story for their ‘Making a Difference’ segment. Just looking at Liam’s face proved to me every picture tells a...

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Any hockey parent can tell you- it’s a hard sport to sign up for. I remember literally pulling my son or daughter out of bed at 4:30 in the morning for a 6:00am game in a town 20 miles from our house.  We had it down pat.  Warm up the car, carry them in their...

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