With no games last night, just a few quick links for this morning…
Chris Warner on Patriots Daily has a few thoughts on the UFL.
The Bruins rewarded GM Peter Chiarelli with a new multi-year contract yesterday. Stephen Harris has Chiarelli being rewarded for transforming the franchise. Michael Felger says that it is time for Chiarelli to earn his money. Mick Colageo has Jeremy Jacobs making good on his word. Mike Loftus says that this was an important piece of business for the Bruins to get done.
Bill Burt says we can blame Josh Beckett for the Red Sox seemingly never-ending carousel at shortstop. John Tomase has Hanley Ramirez set to show the Red Sox what they’re missing. Tony Massarotti examines what the Red Sox options might be for fitting John Smoltz onto the roster. Bill Ballou and Lenny Megliola have more on the pitching problem facing the Sox. Kevin McNamara looks over the cupcake schedule facing the Red Sox for the next month. Rob Bradford has Jonathan Papelbon explaining why this has been his most satisfying season.
Jeff Howe has Leigh Bodden and Paris Lenon talking about moving from 0-16 to the Patriots.