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From my perch on the announcers stand at the starting line in Hopkinton, I could see all of them.  Every one of the 30,000 Boston Marathon participants from 99 different countries.  They took their marks for...

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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...

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Cue the choir.  Judge Richard M. Berman shoots down Roger Goodell and Tom Brady’s 4 game suspension.  It’s music to the ears for every New England Patriot’s fan.  Let’s hear the choir sing it to the mountains.  Hallelujah! It’s...

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“Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal ~ a commitment to excellence ~ that will enable you to attain the success you seek.” ~ Mario...

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Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Henry Ford, Napoleon Hill, Louis Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Theresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson and...

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  I am loving the story on New England Patriots hopeful Brian Tyms.  The 25 year old receiver is getting attention for all the right reasons both on and off the field. Last Thursday in the...

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  It seems like forever since Milan Lucic talked smack  in the hand shake line.  The Boston Bruins exited the playoff stage  22 days ago after losing to the Montreal Canadiens in 7 games.  Since then, the New York...

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    Tish Hamilton was talking to herself, as many distance runners do.  The 51 year-old was battling the hills of Newton for her 10th time, and she was promising herself this would be her final journey...

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On April 15, 2013 Roseann Sdoia  stood at the Boston Marathon finish line waiting for her friends to come in. An avid runner, Roseann ran four to five times a week, 3 to 5 miles.  In...

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In 1987 Adrian Dantley chased after a loose ball at the same time as his teammate Vinnie Johnson, resulting in the worst  non helmet head-to-head collision I have ever witnessed in sports.    It was Game...

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