By David Scott Boston Sports Media Watch With a week to digest the rather compelling WEEI.com news that Shots led the way on late last week, it’s clearly time for a Winners and Losers edition of “As the Boston Sports Media Market Turns”: WINNER Glenn Ordway The biggest – in every sense – winner is [...]


By David Scott Boston Sports Media Watch PROGRAMMING NOTE: Shots will be accompanying the Memphis Tigers basketball program on its upcoming trip to China. Because of that, our Boston Sports Media duties will be on hiatus. But you can follow the journey from Hull to Huizhou at the Conference USA website beginning Monday and continuing [...]


Blogging The Final Four, Part 16

By David Scott Boston Sports Media 11:57 p.m. • They’re stretching this thing out longer than the Oscars. • Shining delivered as usual, but the Luther V. version isn’t all that great. But the pictures tell the story for the most part. • I could go for DiGiorno right about now. • There’s Bonnie – [...]


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Blogging The Final Four, Part 15

By David Scott Boston Sports Media 11:29 p.m. • At least it’s not Duke. • Pure exuberance. And some jersey tugs as well. • What’s with taking off the jerseys? It was big in the dunk contest last week, too. • Final Four MOP? Gotta be Mays, right? • Nantz’s “It’s Monday night – a [...]


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Blogging The Final Four, Part 14

By David Scott Boston Sports Media 11:19 p.m. • If UNC blows this one, Roy Williams won’t be able to find an Applebee’s in the state of North Carolina that would even seat him, much less hang his photo on the wall. It would be a damaging defeat to Roy Williams and his team,” said [...]


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Blogging The Final Four, Part 13

By David Scott Boston Sports Media 11:10 p.m. • Is Deron Williams Tayshaun Prince? Or vice versa? • Jawad has been Jawawesome, eh? • Sox win last night? Any one? • Long Trail Ale time. • Ahhhhhh. The Mountains of Green. • Trying to do an all short items entry for your reading pleasure. • [...]


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Blogging The Final Four, Part 12

By David Scott Boston Sports Media 10:45 p.m. • Enberg’s halftime ode to free throws was a calamitous clang off the back iron. He’s not old, he’s ancient. Armen Keteyian needs to assume that role, and soon. • Where’s Bonnie been? • Sean May stands to make himself the most money with a win and [...]


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Blogging The Final Four, Part 11

By David Scott Boston Sports Media 10:01 p.m. • Billy Packer was quoted in today’s USA Today as saying he enjoys the preparation for the games more than the games themselves. Which is only funny because we enjoy his preparation (which we never see) to his participation (which is hard to avoid). • Get ready [...]


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Blogging The Final Four, Part 10

By David Scott Boston Sports Media 9:21 p.m. • The half-time Long Trail glass is chilling for the post-half-time LT. Some traditions are better left untouched. • Seth just did The Davis Wave in the CBS sign-on. Someone make him stop. Please. • Shots is once again proud to present the rambling, meandering and philandering [...]


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Blogging The Final Four, Part 9

By David Scott Boston Sports Media 9:01 p.m. • Boston homey, Andy Katz, reported on ESPN at 8:54 that Michael Jordan is in the house and sharing a suite with Dean Smith. Let’s see if CBS milks it the way ESPN overdid the Gerry McNamara parents during the regular season. I’m surprised Katz’s “scoop” didn’t [...]


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