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Goal rush!

Get two journalists in a room these days, and before the conversation is five minutes old they'll probably be kvetching about the grim state of the news business. Unless, that is, they happen to be sports journalists, in which case the conversation wil
How long can Boston's frenetic sports-media explosion last?
By ADAM REILLY  |  December 04, 2009
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Are you ready for some Footballz?

These days, thanks to Internet-related information overload, football fans are more educated than ever. So why, exactly, do we need idiotic TV commentators telling us what we already know about how talented Drew Brees and Adrian Peterson are, or that
Ha-Ha Huddle Dept.
By RYAN STEWART  |  September 18, 2009
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Black and white and red all over

The most common problem afflicting video games these days is a deficit of imagination. So many releases look alike, sound alike, and play alike.
The stylish ultraviolence of MadWorld
By MITCH KRPATA  |  March 31, 2009
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They do like Mondays

Monday is a hard sell.
ESPN defends its AstroTurf
By JASON O'BRYAN  |  September 03, 2008
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One mean mother

As the old expression goes, “If it’s not one thing, it’s your mother.”
Fox’s theorem: Back renewable energy or get bent
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  June 11, 2008
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Hardball

Once upon a time, two daily newspapers battled in Boston.
How Herald  publisher Pat Purcell could pitch inside — and brush back the Globe
By ADAM REILLY  |  May 07, 2008


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Whither Joyce Kulhawik?

Veteran arts-and-entertainment anchor Joyce Kulhawik is the last of her kind, at the station and in Boston.
Boston TV kills A&E coverage
By SEAN KERRIGAN  |  April 09, 2008
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Ace in the hole

Fairway Solitaire ought to come with a warning label.
Fairway Solitaire  is a stroke of genius
By MITCH KRPATA  |  January 14, 2008
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Pigskin passion

Eisen has a dream job, and he’ll be the first to tell you so.
Rich Eisen hands over his press pass
By CHRIS CONTI  |  December 11, 2007

When rushing the field was considered charming

Rushing the field to help your favorite team celebrate a pennant or championship used to be as de rigueur as the spraying of sideline reporters with Champagne.
Fenway frenzy
By PETER VOSKAMP  |  October 24, 2007

The 100 unsexiest men 2007: 90-81


These guys couldn't turn on a radio
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Worst in breed: Sports

Who are the unsexiest sports men of 2007
The 100 Unsexiest men of 2007
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  April 12, 2007
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When sportscasters attack

Each sports season carries a relatively small number of sportscaster arrests, but the ones we do get it are usually memorable.
Sports blotter: "From downtown!" edition
By MATT TAIBBI  |  January 24, 2007
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Dr. Probert

A lot of strange incidents involving minor-league baseball have colored the “Briefs” sections of national sports coverage this year.
Sports Blotter: Lexicography Edition
By MATT TAIBBI  |  September 13, 2006
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Muckrakers in the outfield

Last week was an important moment in the history of American journalism.
It’s time for baseball — and all sports — to be covered just like any other multi-billion-dollar business  
By MARK JURKOWITZ  |  April 05, 2006