By David Scott Boston Sports Media Watch • We got Wally ! But we lost Ricky? What happens to the Get Buckets Brigade? ESPN.com was crediting the story to the Herald and TNT. The AP (in the story that Boston.com went with) gave credit to the Herald’s website as well. Looks like Steve Bullet Bulpett [...]


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A Whole Lotta Nuthin’

(UPDATED WED. AFTERNOON WITH NEWS OF SHOTS BEING BUMPED FROM A NECN APPEARANCE – HUNDREDS REJOICE AND VOW NOT TO THROW BRICKS THROUGH THEIR TVs AS FIRST PROMISED) It’s the day after the day, after the day I promised myself I would ignore the Theological shenanigans being foist upon you poor, wretched, fickle Red Sox [...]


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Duke of Boston?

By David Scott Boston Sports Media Watch • Things have been swirling in Scott’s Shots land and a late week visit to the Nutmeg State means an early – and abbreviated – filing from Shanty headquarters. It seems like a good time to have a bit of lull, in fact. This sports town, at the [...]


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Howard Bryant Redux

Shots received two additional emails from Washington Post newbie, Howard Bryant – late of the Boston Herald,. They, like the original two (scroll down, friends) are worth reading. Enjoy the weekend. . . “. . . your interpretation of my current state is not accurate. . . . . .I think it is important that [...]


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By David Scott Boston Sports Media Watch You need to get through the Fire Ron Borges stuff at the home office’s homepage and then you can proceed with Shots. Bruce and Byrne have gone all out on this one – it’s revealing, hilarious and, most of all, very Internet friendly. We know you’ll agree. Cast [...]


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NESN Going Big Time

By David Scott Boston Sports Media Watch Real Life has interrupted a good portion of this week, so today’s regular shot of Shots is abbreviated. We would however, encourage you to continue the scroll down and check back on the week of Shots offerings that included Felgie/Flutger follies and rabbit ears everywhere, sagging their droopy [...]


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UPN38 Dumped by Sox; Mack Daddy!

By David Scott Boston Sports Media Watch A LOOK BACK AT LAST NIGHT’S PHENOMENAL NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME FOLLOWS THE “First At Scott’s Shots” NEWS OF THE RED SOX DECIDING NOT TO RENEW WITH UPN38. After that, is the complete NESN release about their HD and Programming Moves. We’ll be back with a regular Shots on [...]


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Felger in a Flutie Flap

By David Scott Boston Sports Media Watch ***UPDATED WITH DIRECT FELGER QUOTES MONDAY, JAN. 2, 1:15 p.m.*** The New Year’s Rockin’ Eve came to Boston a night late (and sans the aged Dick Clark), but the folks who managed to make it to midnight on Sunday evening were treated to a classic “Only in Boston” [...]


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