- Glenn Ordway shared this pearl of wisdom with listeners today: It will be much harder for the Celtics to win tonight if they fall behind by 15 points early, than if they keep it close the whole game.
- Vito Stellino is an idiot – When NFL writers fight, the kids always lose.
- Swallow the whistle on the ref talk – Steve Bulpett with a midday column on why there is no ref conspiracy in the NBA.
- Reports from Patriots mini-camp today: Christopher Price, Mike Reiss, Albert Breer, Paul Perillo and Ian R. Rapoport.
- Bill Simmons will do another in-game chat on ESPN.com during tonight’s game.
- As before, CSN’s Celtics Pregame Live will start at 7:30 tonight, and Post Game Line will be on immediately after the game.
- Scott A Benson is not happy with Logan Mankins.
- How to Silence Vuvuzela Horns in World Cup Broadcasts – Just in case you were wondering.