By MyFM's Jake Archer - Now that we have gotten through the All Star break and the Red Sox are about to kick off the second half of the season (we're really more than halfway through but the All Star break feels like a good way to mark the mid-point) Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - I’m back from a little hiatus with some more sports takes, so be ready because they’ll be coming back at you. Today, I wanted to touch on which Red Sox are deserving of making the trip to our nation’s capital for the 2018 MLB All Star game. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Technically, I could make this the shortest article that I have ever written on this website. There isn't a whole lot to this series, and boy I'd love to just leave it at Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Okay, enough wallowing you miserable, Scary Terry t-shirt wearing, LeBron James hating, basketball fan. It's been almost four days, so it's time to address a few things and move on to the Boston Celtics offseason and look ahead a bit. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The weather is getting warm and the bats are getting even warmer. On Wednesday afternoon, the Red Sox rode another offensive outburst to a series sweep of their American League East rival, the Toronto Blue Jays. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - After an interleague series over the weekend, the Sox welcomed in a familiar opponent for a three-game set yesterday afternoon. The Toronto Blue Jays were coming in for a Memorial Day matchup with Aaron Sanchez on the mound going against Boston's Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - As I mentioned during my post about the series between the Red Sox and Braves, Hanley Ramirez was designated for assignment on Friday. The news came down around noon and shocked everyone, with many people having different takes on the subject. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Red Sox keep on chugging along. With the National League East's young and talented Atlanta Braves coming to town for a 3-game series on Memorial Day weekend, the stage was set for a fun few days of baseball. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Celtics positioned themselves to be on the brink of a trip to the NBA Finals. All they had to do was win one out of two games against LeBron James to earn that right, which was a difficult but doable task. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - It’s tough to admit you were wrong about something these days. Being a Red Sox fan makes it even tougher, because most of us are stubborn and hold on to how we initially feel about something for way too long. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - During the last two nights, we've seen what the top of the Boston Red Sox rotation could and should look like. Chris Sale and David Price went back-to-back outings doing a stellar job and getting their team the wins. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Is it just me, or was last night's 96-83 Celtics win in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference kind of...boring? I don't know what it was, but that game just didn't have the juice that most of the others have had thus far in the playoffs. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - We covered Thursday night's game against the Orioles, when David Price spun a gem and the Sox took the first of a four game set. Let's get to the final three and see how those played out. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - There are many acceptable reactions to have after watching last night's 111-102 Celtics loss in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Want to blame Brad Stevens for having two mediocre games in a row? Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - It's tough to know what to think of David Price. At times, he is a total dumpster fire of bad pitching and bad soundbites. Other times, he's showing why he's been one of the league's best starting pitchers for most of his career. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - After the Sox dropped the first two games in New York last week, panic was setting in for Boston fans. The team had slipped out of first place and the whole feel around everything that was going on was not good at all. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Well, after I watched the Red Sox game last night, I really needed the Celtics to win for my mental health. Fortunatley, they did. The Sox though, boy they had me steaming mad. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - It took one game longer than we had hoped a few days ago, but we can't get greedy. The Celtics finished off a gentleman's sweep of the preposterously overrated Philadelphia 76ers last night in Boston, 114-112. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Quite a bit has changed since the last time the Red Sox and Yankees met up. Entering tonight, the Yankees were the hottest team in baseball and though the Red Sox were still technically the best team in the league, New York was getting all of the Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Were the Celtics really going to pull off a sweep of the heavily favored 76ers? Could they actually have them so rattled that they'd win another game on the road to close them out? Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Red Sox seem to have fallen under the radar despite still being the best team in baseball. Maybe it has something to do with the Bruins (before they were eliminated), the Celtics and the Patriots offseason drama, but even in baseball circles, the Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Raise your hand if you thought the Bruins and Lightning were going to have an epic showdown between two juggernauts! Okay, now raise your hand if Game 1 made you feel excited as a Bruins fan! Great, it looks like you all raised your hands for both of those things. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - If you wanted to talk about two of the most exciting teams on the rise in the NBA, you'd probably start the conversation with the Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - As a Boston sports fan, I know full-well that we can all get a little bit arrogant. After a big Game 1 win down in Tampa Bay, many were saying the Bruins would roll over the Lightning with more ease than expected. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - We are less than an hour away from the 2018 NFL Draft and I wanted to cover some of the names that may come off the board and join the New England Patriots either tonight or in the days to come. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Hopedale boy's and girl's track teams were in action on Monday as they took on Douglas. The boy's squad lost by a score of 83-51 while the girl's lost by a similar 80-53. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Milford high school boy's volleyball team fell to Lawrence in four sets on Friday. Scarlet Hawks junior Lucas Caetano racked up 29 assists, eight digs, two blocks and one kill in the loss. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - This was the game I knew should happen in this series. The Celtics protected home court and moved out to a 2-0 series lead over the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday night with a 120-106 beating. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Well, the Bruins have taken a commanding 2-0 lead in their first round series against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Obviously, we can't celebrate just yet, but the way these games have looked should give Boston fans a reason to feel very confident. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - I honestly don't even know where to start here. I decided I was going to recap this series in total, but I've now realized that was a very bad idea and I should have done seperate articles for each game. This one could get really long, so bear with Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Celtics finished up the regular season the other night with a 110-97 win over the lowly Brooklyn Nets. Despite resting Al Horford, Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum, Terry Rozier and Marcus Morris, the Celtics still found a way to get their 55th Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Franklin boy's lacrosse team got another win on Thursday as they took down Newton North, 9-7. Sophomore Jake Davis netted three goals and picked up an assist to lead the Panthers to victory. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Bruins are about to drop the puck on Game 1 of their first round series in the Stanley Cup playoffs. They will be facing off with the Toronto Maple Leafs in Boston in just over an hour. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Millis boy's volleyball team fell to 1-7 on the season after a sweep at the hands of Wachusett yesterday. The games were tightly contested at 25-19, 26-24 and 25-20 but Millis could never get through for a win. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - It has been a long time since the Red Sox and Yankees got together for a series that really mattered. I guess you could argue that they had some matchups last year that meant something, but the juice for the rivalry wasn't totally back. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Red Sox just obliterated the state of Florida to begin the season. First, they dominated in spring training (not that it counts) while walking away with the best Grapefruit League record. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - It's dangerous to get into a lull before the playoffs start by sitting back and cruising in. It's going a little too far to say the remaining games don't matter for a team that has the second seed wrapped up. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Well, we thought we were done with the snow. Sadly, today's weather has rendered the field at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket unplayable and the PawSox will have to postpone their home opener until tomorrow at 1:35 p.m. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston College men's basketball team is set to lose their two best players as both Jerome Robinson and Ky Bowman have announced their intentions to enter the 2018 NBA Draft. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - When Hector Velazquez started warming up in the 'pen and eventually came in to pitch a scoreless ninth inning yesterday, it was clear that he would not be taking the ball to start on Sunday. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - For some reason, winning the home opener always feels important. It's not, but that's just how I view it. Yesterday, the Sox returned home and after David Price dominated, the bullpen blew it and the offense rallied, Boston had their sixth straight Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Well, this is upsetting. I guess I can't say that I am shocked, but I was still holding out some hope that Kyrie Irving would make a return this season at some point. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Millis boy's volleyball team took care of business against Catholic Memorial with a victory in four sets. After winning the first set 25-14, Millis was tripped up by CM with a 25-17 loss. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Franklin boy's lacrosse team came three goals shy of doing the same thing to Milford that the girl's team did on Wednesday. They'll have to settle for a 17-1 win. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - It took two overtimes, but the Medway girl's lacrosse team came back to beat Hopkinton 10-9 on Wednesday. The Hillers led 4-2 at the break and extended that lead to 6-2 early in the second half, but Medway was not going away. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Franklin girl's lacrosse team absolutely dominated Milford yesterday in a 20-1 win. Thirteen different Panthers scored in the first win of the season for Franklin. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - After taking down the Toronto Raptors within the last week, the Celtics traveled up north to see if they could duplicate their performance and draw closer in the Eastern Conference standings. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Spring is here! I know that because tomorrow is the start of The Masters at Augusta National. I look forward to this tournament more than any other throughout the year for some many different reasons. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - I really forgot how much I hate Red Sox off days. They are also ten times worse when the team is rolling like they are right now. We've got to find a way to get through a day with no Boston baseball, so let's touch on a few lingering thoughts Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - There was some good news and some bad news for the Bruins yesterday as they gained one player and lost another. Young defenseman Charlie McAvoy returned to the lineup after being out for 15 games due to a sprained left knee ligament. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Just when you aren't thinking too much about football, the NFL will drop something on your head and remind you that when it wants to, it can still generate the most buzz. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Bellingham boy's lacrosse team stifled Valley Tech on Tuesday on their way to an 11-4 win. Senior goalie Colin Burgess stopped 16 shots and led the Blackhawks to a season-opening win. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Celtics couldn't quite pull out a win in Milwaukee on Tuesday night as they were bested by the Bucks 106-102. Boston was even more shorthanded then usual as Shane Larkin was out with an illness and Terry Rozier was missing because of a sprained Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - For the second time in the last week, the Boston Bruins and Tampa Bay Lightning were facing off. The B's got the best of Tampa Bay last week to overtake them for the best record in the division and the conference. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Franklin boy's lacrosse team couldn't muster up enough offense today in a 6-3 loss to BC High. Senior Chase Tanner scored two of the goals for the Panthers while junior Nitin Chaudhury notched the other. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Medway High School boy's lacrosse team couldn't quite overcome Natick on Tuesday as they fell 11-9. After the Mustangs took a 4-3 lead into the second quarter, Natick took off on a 5-1 run before the half. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Hopkinton High School girl's lacrosse team got off to a great start in their opening game of the season by dominating Ashland and coming away with an 18-4 victory. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Well it's about time we check up on what is going on with the New England Patriots. There's just so much to talk about in the sports world right now and somehow the Pats are at the bottom of the list for most people. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Medway High School girl's lacrosse team couldn't keep up with Medfield on Monday as they lost 12-5. Junior Olivia Heaney tallied two goals and two assists for the Mustangs in the season opener, but that wasn't enough to take down their rival. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Millis High School boy's volleyball team was swept by St. John's of Shrewsbury in three sets on Monday. Junior Evan Simmons smashed four kills and picked up two blocks but his team fell to 0-3 on the season. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Milford High School boy's volleyball team picked up a win over Medfield High on Monday in 4 sets. Junior Joao Boaventura led the Scarlet Hawks with 10 kills while teammate Zach Brown chipped in with eight and three blocks. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Red Sox kept on rolling in Miami on Monday night as they bested the Marlins by a score of 7-3 for their fourth straight win. Florida native Brian Johnson continued the run of good starting pitching for Boston while former Marlin and offseason Miami resident, Hanley Ramirez, led the way on offense. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - There must be something about injury riddled contenders who play at the TD Garden this year. After the Bruins finally hunted down the Tampa Bay Lightning and took first place last week, the Celtics needed to follow suit and continue their chase of the Toronto Raptors with a win. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - This weekend was action packed for the Boston Bruins as they took on the Florida Panthers at home on Saturday afternoon and then traveled to Philadelphia to face the Flyers the next day. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - After a long layoff, we'll finally have college basketball back tomorrow night. The 2018 Final Four is set and it'll feature some intriguing matchups between an interesting group of teams. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - For pretty much the whole NHL season, the Tampa Bay Lightning have been at the top of the Eastern Conference. At certain points, it felt like they were so far out of reach and would definetley be taking the one seed into the Stanley Cup playoffs. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Bellingham girl's lacrosse team opened the season with a tough loss to Norwood, 14-4. Senior Julia Milot did pick up two goals for Bellingham, but it wasn't enough to win this non-league matchup. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Well, the spring sports season finally got under way for high schools across Massachusetts. Two of the teams that came away victorious on Thursday were Hopedale's boy's and girl's tennis. Each squad registered season opening wins over Chelmsford High School. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Celtics had another clutch moment this season, as Jaylen Brown banged home a three-pointer with 0.1 seconds left to give the team a 97-94 win over the Utah Jazz. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Every single team in sports needs mutiple things to go right in order to win. I could rattle off at least like twenty things that will play heavily into the success of the Boston Red Sox this year, but why not wittle that down to just one that trumps all the rest? Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - There is something about opening day of baseball that is unexplainble. It's just a feeling that you get once a year and you can't seem to really compare it to anything. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Once again, I'll just say that the Bruins are never dead. No deficit is too big for them to overcome and they never get down and out with thinking they can't win a game. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Patriots offseason just keeps on chugging along and we've got more notes to cover on the local football team. Let's hit some of the notable pieces of info that we've missed over the past week or so. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Celtics played a little bit of an uneven game on Monday night in Phoenix. Brad Stevens was furious with how his team was playing and there wasn't much for excuse for Boston to be in a tight game with a ridiculously bad Suns team, fatigue or not. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Red Sox are hot right now. Sadly, these games still do not count and as a somewhat pessimistic Sox fan, I'm worried they are playing too well right now and will start the actual season in a lull. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Well, Kyrie Irving had the "minimally invasive procedure" on Saturday and afterwards, the news was both good and bad. After the surgery removed the "tension wire" in his knee, the Celtics said the timetable for his return is 3-6 weeks. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Bruins had lost two straight and they were going to the third period on Friday night down 2-0 to the Stars in Dallas. Something about that didn't scare me, and I simply turned to a friend at the bar and said "they're going to win this one." Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Red Sox are not done with exhibition games before the season kicks off on Thursday, but they did finish up Grapefruit League play over the weekend with wins over the Houston Astros on Saturday and the Minnesota Twins on Sunday. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Red Sox shutout the star-studded Yankees lineup yesterday in Tampa Bay by a score of 5-0. The win ensured a spring split between the two rivals and they will meet again in Boston on April 10th, when the games count for real. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Walter McCarty has been a part of the Boston Celtics organization for a long, long time. He was a fan-favorite as a player, has done some work as an analyst and was recently an assistant coach with the team. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Patriots brought back another member of their 2017 team yesterday when they re-signed offensive tackle LaAdrian Waddle to a 1-year deal. Waddle joins a group of left and right tackles that could be used to fill the void left by Nate Solder. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Yesterday, the Bruins announced that they have signed Harvard defenseman (and teammate of Ryan Donato) Wiley Sherman to a two-year entry-level contract that will begin in the 2018-2019 season. Sherman will head to Providence on an Amateur Tryout Agreement for the remainder of this campaign. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - In almost every sport at every level, fans, coaches and players all have issues with how the officiating is done. We complain a lot about calls and if they have a big enough impact, we might stew on them and be talking about them months, or even years, later. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - This is going to be another signing that fans groan about because it isn't splashy, but the Patriots brought back linebacker/special teamer Marquis Flowers on a 1-year deal worth up to $2.55 million according to Flowers' agent, Sean Stellato. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Boy, the Red Sox just keep on winning. Trust me, I hate myself for saying that during spring training but I will anyway. The Sox picked up their ninth straight win today when they took down the Tampa Bay Rays by a score of 8-3. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - When I saw that Boston Bruins rookie Ryan Donato would still be attending Harvard University after signing his contract with an NHL club, I thought it was a neat little tidbit but didn't give it a ton of thought. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - New England Patriots tackle Tony Garcia missed all of his rookie season due to blood clots in his lungs. The 24-year-old Troy alum lost about 40 pounds because of this frightening ailment and had to watch his first season from the sideline while battling for his health. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Red Sox offense pounded out 17 hits while David Price turned in another good start on the way to a 12-6 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates this afternoon in Fort Myers. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - There have been some smaller tidbits of Celtics news lately that I wanted to get to in a quick rundown rather than fleshing them out in a bunch of different articles. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Bruins got a little shot in the arm from a young gun named Ryan Donato tonight, but sadly, it was not enough as they fell to the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-4 in overtime. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Just yesterday, the Bruins added an interesting piece to their already intriguing playoff run. The B's signed Ryan Donato, the former star for the Harvard Crimson and the United States Olympic hockey team. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - It's not often you say Chris Sale have a rough outing. In fact, any time he gives up runs it feels very strange because you just expect him to cruise through lineups while punching people out at an alarming rate. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Celtics are still undermanned and trying to tread water as the Eastern Conference's #2 seed. On Friday night, they picked up a win in Orlando over a bad Magic team but on Sunday, they got smoked by the Pelicans and Anthony Davis to end the road trip on a sour note. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Is your bracket already dead? It certainly could be after we saw some major upsets yesterday. Now you're discouraged and don't even care about the tournament anymore and that's just no good. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer- After a few days of considering options and getting second opinion, Celtics guard Marcus Smart has decided that he will indeed have surgery to repair a torn ligament in his thumb. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - David Price had yet to see action in a real Spring Training game against another organization, but when he finally got the ball to start against the Blue Jays today, he was worth the wait. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Celtics injury news just does not let up and today it got a little worse as Danny Ainge told a Boston radio station that Gordon Hayward had experienced a setback in his recovery from the gruesome fractured ankle he suffered on opening night. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - It's that time of year again. It's March Madness, when everyone remembers that college basketball is one of the most fun things to watch in the world and when you also remember that gambling is hard. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Franklin High School boy's basketball team is headed back to their second straight state final after another year of taking down Springfield Central in the semifinals. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The #5 seed Boston College Men's Basketball team will be matching up with the #4 seed Western Kentucky Hilltoppers in the opening round of the NIT Tournament tonight at 8 p.m. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Franklin High School boy's basketball team went back to back as they won their second straight Division 1 Central Title with a 58-53 victory over Algonquin on Friday. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Well, I didn't think I'd be coming right back with another edition of Patriots Notes today, but things happened and I need to return to address at least a few of the major news stories. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The 12th-seeded Boston College Men's Basketball team pulled off an upset of the 5th-seeded North Carolina State Wolfpack on Wednesday afternoon in Brooklyn by a score of 91-87. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The National Hockey Leauge has decided to suspend Boston Bruins forward David Backes for three games after Backes hit Detroit's Frans Nielsen in the head with his shoulder during the game on Tuesday night. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Sometimes teams just have this weird quality about them when you can tell they are special. It's almost an unexplainable thing that they have, so I guess I'd just call it the "it factor." Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The 12th-seeded Boston College Eagles are trying to build on their first winning season in seven years and they got off to a great start on Tuesday afternoon as they took out 13th-seeded Georgia Tech in the first round of the ACC Tournament 87-77. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Milford High School boy's basketball team just simply could not muster any offense on Tuesday night as they fell to Marlboro in the Division 2 Central Semifinals. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Don't freak out, Celtics fans. Kyrie Irving sat out of last night's tilt with the Chicago Bulls with a sore knee, but it seems the move was more precautionary then anything. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Red Sox finished up a spring training win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday before going 0-2 on the weekend against American League East foes, New York and Baltimore. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - One move that the Boston Bruins made in the past week that did not get a lot of publicity was the trade they made with the Chicago Blackhawks for forward Tommy Wingels on Monday. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Bruins got some very bad news on Tuesday as they learned that star Patrice Bergeron will be sidelined for an extended period of time with a fracture in his right foot. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Every year when spring training rolls around I love to get a look at some of the lesser known guys that are either prospects, non-roster invitees or players on the roster bubble. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston College men's basketball team just cannot finish the job. After blowing what was once a 14-point lead, they watched Miami's freshman guard Lonnie Walker IV bang a game winning three-pointer with 2.3 seconds remaining to lose 79-78. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - After taking on Boston College and Northeastern in games that didn't count towards their spring training record, the Red Sox got Grapefruit League action underway on Friday and rattled off three straight wins. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - We need to stop dwelling on the Super Bowl. It's so hard to do, and even though I am #OnTo2018, I know that the loss will never truly go away and that wrong will never be righted. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Bruins made a move just about an hour ago, as they acquired a player from the New York Rangers, the team they have been linked with most as a potential trade partner. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Patriots offseason coaching comings and goings saw another loss as Ray Ventrone, the assistant special teams coach, is reportedly heading off to Indianpolis to join the Colts. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - This isn't really a sports story but I definetley thought it deserved some recognition. Patriots star Rob Gronkowski and his family donated $25,000 to The Barbara Bush Children's Hospital at Maine Medical Center. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Milford High School girl's basketball team was upset by North Attleboro on Tuesday night 55-45. It was Senior Night for the Rocketeers but they relied on underclassmen to propel them to victory. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Bruins continued to impress on Tuesday night with a 5-2 win over the Calgary Flames in Boston. Patrice Bergeron and Riley Nash both scored twice to help the team to their second straight win and eighth in the last ten games. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Northeastern men's hockey team made history on Monday night at TD Garden as they beat Boston University 5-2 to win the Beanpot championship for the first time in 30 years. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Celtics are in a rut. This past weekend was supposed to be entertaining and fun both on and off the court as they faced two of the East's toughest teams and retired the number of a Celtics legend, Paul Pierce. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Ever since Sunday night after the Super Bowl, there has been a lot of talk about Rob Gronkowski. Sure he got his home robbed, which I covered here, but there have been a few other topics surrounding Gronk that have people up in arms. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Celtics got Kyrie Irving and Marcus Morris back from injury just in time for a showdown with the Toronto Raptors, but that didn't stop Boston from getting smoked 111-91. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Wow. What an absolute stunner. Adam Schefter just dropped a tweet on everybody's heads stating that Josh McDaniels will not be heading to Indianapolis and instead will be staying here in New England as the offensive coordinator. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - It's Tuesday morning and the pain from the Patriots Super Bowl LII loss still cuts deep. Two of the men who helped guide the team are now moving on with new careers though. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - This NFL season has been unlike any I have seen in my young life. There was just so much that seemed out of whack and the most unpredictable league got even more unpredictable. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - I know it’s tough to savor the moment when it comes to anything in life. You get caught up and you don’t realize what’s happening while it is and then when you look back you think about how you should’ve held onto that time in your life a little tighter. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Boston Red Sox star outfielder Mookie Betts could not come to an agreement with the team on what his 2018 salary should be, so instead it was handled by an arbitration panel in a hearing on Wednesday. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Millis High School boys basketball snuck by Bellingham on Wednesday night by a score of 43-41. The Mohawks were able to hold on for the win against their Tri-Valley League opponent after taking an 11-point lead into the fourth quarter. Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Bruins streak of 18 straight games with at least one point and five game winning streak were snapped on Tuesday night as they were bested by the Anaheim Ducks 3-1. Anton Khudobin got the start in net for Boston and stopped 24 shots Read more.
By MyFM’s Jake Archer – On Saturday night, the NFL will end it’s lead up to the Super Bowl with the awards show they now call “The NFL Honors.” All of the yearly awards will be given out and as always, it’ll be fascinating to see which players take home the hardware. Read more.
By MyFM’s Jake Archer – The Boston Celtics are having a phenomenal year so far and quite a bit of that has to do with the emergence of second year shooting guard Jaylen Brown. In a game in which they blew a twenty point lead heading into the fourth quarter and Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer- Last time we spoke about the Red Sox, it was late June and they were moving along nicely as a first place club on their way to a postseason berth. Obviously a lot transpired after that and the team finished up in another disappointing ALDS... Read more.
Well, I’m back! I hope you missed me while I took some time away from the sports writing here with MyFM 101.3. I was just too busy reading “The TB12 Method” and contemplating Kyrie Irving’s flat earth theory, but now we are ready to roll again just in time for Super... Read more.
Local Town Pages - Hopedale High’s athletic hall of fame is making a comeback this year. Bill Gaine, who’s in his second year as the Blue Raiders’ athletic director, made the revival of the school’s hall of fame high a high priority on his to-do list for 2018. And... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - This week has been a fairly busy one in the sports world and the Red Sox have done a few things over the past couple of days off of the field that I felt I needed to write a quick update on. Here we go... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The possibilities were endless for the Boston Celtics last night at the 2017 NBA Draft. Of course, as I’ve gotten used to at this point, not much happened despite great expectations. Chicago star Jimmy Butler got traded to Minnesota in a deal that... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - What an ugly series in Kansas City for the Red Sox. They had finally moved into first place but they let it go by dropping two of three to a Royals team that while feisty, isn’t that good. Here is how it all went down... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Last night at the NHL Awards, Boston Bruins star forward Patrice Bergeron took home the Selke Trophy for the fourth time in his career. The Selke is awarded to the best defensive forward in the league and at this point, it seems Bergeron has proved... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - My head is honestly spinning as I start to write this because the NBA offseason has driven me over the edge. It’s just chaos on top of chaos and while I love it, I don’t even really know how to get my thoughts together for this article. There is... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Just when you think the New York Jets have hit rock bottom, they find a way to fall even lower. They admittedly are doing the right thing now by cleaning house and getting rid of what was a very disappointing team, but they still can’t like what... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Red Sox just dropped their dumpster fire of a third baseman Pablo Sandoval on the 10-day disabled list with what they are saying is the “flu.” Actually, they are also calling it an “ear infection.” I say that in quotes because I don’t believe... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Milford High School softball team hadn’t spent much of their time this year playing from behind. That didn’t stop them from having confidence and overcoming a deficit in the Division 1 State Championship game on Saturday... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Red Sox spent the weekend in Houston in a series that was considered a big test. They’d be facing off with the MLB’s best team, the Astros, and they’d need to see how they stack up. Ultimately, they took two of three despite not looking extra... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - What a wild weekend for Celtics fans it was. It started with the wild news on Friday night that the C’s and Philadelphia 76ers were working on a trade involving the #1 overall pick. This was the same top pick that Celtics fans had been waiting on... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - This week the Red Sox played a four game series with the Philadelphia Phillies that was split between Fenway Park and Citizens Bank Park. The Sox were able to take the first three from the worst team in baseball before dropping the fourth game in... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Red Sox just announced that reliever Tyler Thornburg will be having surgery tomorrow to treat “thoracic outlet syndrome” in his right shoulder. This means that he will miss the remainder of the year and hopefully be ready... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Red Sox are having a pretty injury-riddled season thus far and the hits just keep coming. In fact, it’s kind of amazing that they are doing so well despite seeing so many guys go down. Anyway, last night in Philadelphia... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Boston Bruins have filled the vacant Assistant Coach spot on their staff by naming Providence Bruins Head Coach Kevin Dean to the role. While not officially confirmed, Dean will likely be in charge of the defense for the Bruins in the upcoming... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The 2017 Major League Baseball Draft continued yesterday with rounds three through ten and the Red Sox made eight more picks. In the third, they took second baseman Brett Netzer out of the University of North Carolina-Charlotte. In...
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Milford High School softball team took down Newton North on Tuesday by a score of 3-0 and will now move on to the state championship game. The Scarlet Hawks weren’t at their best, but they grinded out a win over a tough opponent... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Franklin High School girl’s lacrosse team came up short against Longmeadow on Monday in the Division 1 state semifinal as they lost by a score of 12-6. Longmeadow had the perfect plan of attack to beat the Panthers as they kept... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Last night, the 2017 MLB Draft got underway with rounds one and two on MLB Network. The Red Sox would have one pick in each round at numbers 24 and 63 overall. In the first round, the team took a right-handed pitcher out... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - Tonight is the start of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft on MLB Network. I bet almost no one knows that, because it really doesn’t get the coverage like the NFL or NBA Draft. Maybe it is because it’s in the middle... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - This Red Sox team just loves to be perfectly mediocre don’t they? On a 10 game road trip that saw stops in Chicago, Baltimore and New York, the Sox went 5-5. After taking two of three from the White Sox and splitting the four game set with the Orioles, the Sox headed to the Bronx for a showdown with the first place Yankees, and it didn’t go very well.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The fifth-seeded Franklin High School boy’s lacrosse team couldn’t quite come up with a win against twelfth-seeded Xaverian on Sunday as they lost 8-7. The Panthers late rally came up just short and they were bounced from the playoffs earlier than... Read more.
By MyFM's Jake Archer - The top overall seed Franklin High School baseball team took care of business as they dispatched seventeen seed Marshfield by a score of 6-1 this weekend. The Panthers pounced on Marshfield early by scoring all six runs in the first three innings... Read more.
High School Spotlight guests in studio this week are Millis-Hopedale Football Coach Dana Olson and his twin brother and top assistant Dale Olson. Millis won the Super Bowl this year for the first time since 1999 and Dana was named New England Patriots High School Coach... Read more.
Nipmuc 1, Littleton 0 – Bailey Lynch scored the game winning and only goal of the afternoon. Lynch scored in the first half and the defense held for Nipmuc in the second. The Warriors move on to the Semi’s to face the winner of Monty Tech/Lunenburg. The game will be... Read more.
WMRC's Matt Romeling - The Hopedale Field Hockey season came to a close on Sunday on afternoon with a 1-0 overtime loss in Auburn. The Rockets and Blue Raiders battled 7 on 7 in sudden death until Shannon Hynes whistled one by the Hopedale defense from the top of the... Read more.
This week on The Halloween Edition of the SPORTS BUZZ...Matt, Tim and Craig will recap all the Local PLAYOFF Football results from Friday including highlights from Holliston vs. Apponequet. Guests this week include members of the Sectional Champion Nipmuc Golf Team will... Read more.
The Hopkinton Girls and Boys Soccer teams both need wins tonight to make the playoffs when they wrap up their regular seasons at Medway. The Hopkinton Boys are coming off a 5-0 win over Millis. Freshman Peter Burns netted two...photo courtesy of HCAM-TV... Read more.
The Panthers field hockey team battled Hopedale to a 1-1 tie on senior night in Holliston. Caroline Werner netted the goal for the home team while Claire Hampsh had the score for the Blue Raiders. Holliston is now 11-3-3 while Hopedale...photo courtesy of @HollistonAD... Read more.
BVT 2, Worcester North 0 – Megan Sweeney and Emily Iacovelli netted the goals for the Beavers. BVT is now 9-1-3 overall and will next play Wednesday at home against Abby Kelley at 3:30. Sarah Sparks notched another shutout for the... Read more.
The Hopedale Girls Tennis team blanked Notre Dame on Tuesday 5-0. Top players Aimee Figgins and Megan McLellan both won their matches in straight sets 6-0 and 6-0. Third singles Rachel Svemethy lost just... Read more.
The Milford Volleyball team improved to 3-0 on Thursday with a 3-0 win over Wellesley. Milford won the first 2 games by just 2 points and 4 points respectively but pulled away in the 3rd game winning 25-16... Read more.
By WMRC's Tom Nappi - On WMRC’s Friday Night Girls Varsity Basketball coverage, the Bellingham Blackhawks entered the final game of their regular season in a win or go home situation. The Medway Mustangs were hoping to put themselves 1 win away from a playoff spot with... Read more.
For the second straight season the Franklin Panthers faced their arch rival Mansfield on the floor of the TD Garden. This time was all the sweeter however for Franklin as they handed Mansfield their first loss of the season and moved into a tie for first place... Read more.
Bill Belichick has perhaps put a new twist on the cliché “it’s a fine line between genius and insanity.” For the Patriots Coach though perhaps substitute the word deception for insanity, and I’m sure he and his family would prefer we use the former... Read more.
The Franklin Panthers Girls Basketball team is now 6 and 1 after taking down 2 and 6 King Phillip 65-35 in a Hockomock Kelly-Rex matchup. The Franklin offense mixed with the intense relentless defensive pressure was just too much to handle for a young King Phillip... Read more.
The Franklin Panthers Boys Basketball team is now 6 and 2 after taking down 4 and 3 King Phillip 58-43 in a Hockomock Kelly-Rex matchup. The Franklin defense mixed with the inside presence of Senior Marcus Giese shut down King Phillip.
By WMRC's Tom Nappi - On Tuesday January 6th, The Sharon Eagles improved to 4 and 3 while knocking the Milford Scarlet Hawks down to 2 and 6 as they took the 68-49 victory. Milford entered the game without 2 of their top players, Junior Guard and Captain Dwight Anderson... Read more.
The Milford boys’ basketball team is back in action tonight to take on Sharon. Both teams are 1-3 in Hockomock Davenport Division. However Sharon has the better overall record at 3-3 while Milford is 2-5. Ton Nappi has your call from Milford gym at 6:20. Read more.
The Medway-Ashland Girls Hockey team picked up their 4th win of the season Monday night out lasting Algonquin-Hudson 1-0. The lone goal of the game was scored by Ashley Fondo in the 1st period. Bridget Fagan and Kerryann Goode were credited with the assists. Stand-out... Read more.
The Panthers boys’ basketball team was stunned Sunday afternoon at home by Catholic Memorial 79-53. Nothing went right for Franklin who had gotten used to blowing out other teams this season but instead experienced it themselves on Sunday. Franklin made a small run in the... Read more.
The Bruins experienced even more Over Time frustration today dropping their 3rd straight OT game and second in as many days. This time the B’s found OT pain in Carolina during the shootout as Eric Staal scored the lone goal of the shootout to send the Hurricanes fans... Read more.
The Franklin girls’ basketball team lost the first game of their season Friday night, losing on at North Attleboro 56-47. The Red Rocketeers took over sole possession of first place in the Hockomock Kelly Rex Division with the victory. The Panthers now sit in second with... Read more.
Senior Mike Giacobbe netted 14 of his 20 points in the second half as Medway snuck past Dover-Sherborn late on Friday for a big 59-58 road win. With the victory the Mustangs improved to 4-1 and are now in 2nd place behind unbeaten Westwood in the TVL standings... Read more.