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By adamg - 12/2/19 - 11:49 am

The Massachusetts Appeals Court ruled today that a player on a Pennsylvania teen hockey team owes nothing to a Massachusetts player he accidentally slashed in the wrist with one of his blades while checking him during a 2013 match in Marlboro - because checking's an integral part of the game and accidents happen, even if they sometimes mean the permanent loss of function in one hand. Read more.

By adamg - 11/21/19 - 2:36 pm
By adamg - 10/20/19 - 7:01 pm
Head of the Charles

Jonathan Berk took in the Head of the Charles today:

Have to love Boston on days like today with views like this!

By adamg - 10/8/19 - 9:25 am

Cambridge Police report that after an investigation into what happened to Celtics player Enes Kanter after he left a local mosque on Friday, it's concluded that "no criminal activity occurred and that the other individuals featured in a posted video were exercising their constitutionally protected right to free speech."

By adamg - 9/9/19 - 12:35 am

Ian Browne reports the Dombrowski era at Fenway Park is over.

By adamg - 8/23/19 - 2:20 pm

Associated Press reports that "Tom Terrific" is so closely tied to former Mets pitcher Tom Seaver that it could not possibly let Tom Brady trademark the phrase.

By adamg - 8/9/19 - 9:56 am

Eight Days of Glory: The Myth of Rosie Ruiz

The Washington Post reports on the apparent death of Rosie Ruiz, the women's non-winner of the 1980 Boston Marathon, at 66. Read more.

By adamg - 7/26/19 - 8:37 am

It's ancient history by now, of course, but way back in June, Tomato Can Dan got his knickers in a bunch when an American team ran up the score against an opponent. That's just not fair, and it's so unseemly, he thundered about the US women's soccer team. This morning, Rev. Laura Everett wonders: Read more.

By adamg - 7/11/19 - 10:42 am

Via the Red Sox, David Ortiz's wife, Tiffany, reported today that Big Papi needed more surgery this week to deal with complications from his gunshot injuries.

David is recovering well and is in good spirits.

By adamg - 6/23/19 - 5:04 pm

During their show at Gillette last night, Dead & Company played a song called "Black Throated Wind," and when they got to the line that goes "I left St. Louis, city of blues," they got booed.

A serious Dead fan adds the band was doing a little trolling: Read more.

By perruptor - 6/21/19 - 6:48 am

The Dominican Republic’s attorney general and national police director told reporters that the attempted murder was ordered from the United States by Victor Hugo Gomez, an associate of Mexico’s Gulf Cartel. They said Gomez had hired a gang of killers to eliminate his cousin, whom Gomez suspected of turning him in to Dominican drug investigators in 2011.

By adamg - 6/16/19 - 11:04 pm

Yesterday, Dan Shaughnessy doubled down on his tomato canning to get on his high horse (or as Dan Shaughnessy Watch put it, get on his Shetland pony) to bitch about women athletes daring to celebrate a blowout win in the World Cup soccer competition. Read more.

By adamg - 6/13/19 - 9:54 am

A weary North End resident filed a complaint at 11:16 p.m. yesterday about helicopters over his or her neighborhood: Read more.

By adamg - 6/12/19 - 7:17 pm

WBZ reports that among the people nabbed in the Dominican Republic is the guy who allegedly shot David Ortiz in the back.

By adamg - 6/12/19 - 3:32 pm
David Farragut in Bruins gear

Roving UHub photographer John Walsh reports from South Boston that David Farragut is urging the Bruins on.

By adamg - 6/9/19 - 9:58 pm

Update, Monday a.m.: Ortiz remains sedated and in the ICU after an operation in which his gallbladder and part of his intestines were removed.

CDN 37, a news station in Santo Domingo, is reporting (in Spanish) that David Ortiz was shot in the back outside a bar tonight by two men who rode up on a motorbike - one of whom was quickly surrounded and beaten by bystanders. Read more.

By adamg - 6/6/19 - 2:40 pm

Brady says he detests being called that so much he thought trademarking the monicker would let him go after anybody who dared calling him that, not because he thinks he's more terrific than Mets hero Tom Seaver, WBZ reports.

By adamg - 6/3/19 - 10:37 pm

The Washington Post reports Mets fans are fuming that Tom Brady has trademarked "Tom Terrific," when they all know that Tom Terrific was and always will be Tom Seaver, one of the heroes of the '69 Amazin' Mets.

By adamg - 5/30/19 - 11:43 pm
Bruins manhole cover in Boston

Maria M. looked down while at Faneuil Hall Marketplace and noticed this newly painted manhole cover.

Copyright Maria M. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

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