Isaiah Thomas hip injury

Terrible news for the Celtics today as they announced that point guard Isaiah Thomas is finished for the post-season due to re-aggravation of a hip injury. Isaiah Thomas will miss the remainder of this year’s postseason following re-aggravation of a right femoral-acetabular impingement with labral tear during Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals against…

Gisele is not a neurologist, yet her words shed light on the concussion debate

I’m really ticked off at Gisele Bundchen. It’s not because she reignited the “Patriots are dirty cheaters” storyline. I don’t really care about the perception that she has given Tom Brady an ultimatum – her or football. I’m angry with Gisele because her words to Charlie Rose this week are making me confront an uncomfortable truth I’d rather…

Alex Guerrero: A doctor’s take on Tom Brady’s body coach

I have a confession to make: I own a TB12 hat. Not only do I own one, I really really love the thing. So, it’s with mixed emotions that I write this. Alex Guerrero is half of TB12. He’s more than just Tom Brady’s business partner, though. He is the quarterback’s body coach, fitness guru,…

Maybe Thornburg didn’t say what you think he said…

SARASOTA, FL – MARCH 01: Tyler Thornburg (47) of the Red Sox delivers a pitch to the plate during the spring training game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles on March 01, 2017 at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Florida. (Photo by Cliff Welch/Icon Sportswire) Photographer: Cliff Welch/Icon Sportswire Red Sox middle…

What is a rotator cuff? (Lite version)

Cam Newton, (maybe) Andrew Luck, Tyler Thornburg – all with rotator cuff injuries. Here’s a video explanation of what a rotator cuff is in less than 60 seconds.  

David Price gets some positive news

Red Sox nation breathed a sigh of relief when news broke Friday afternoon that David Price would not be undergoing surgery on his left (throwing) elbow. Concern about Price’s elbow began on Wednesday. He had pitched a simulated 2-inning game on Tuesday and developed increasing soreness in the elbow that was more than his usual…

Dependability is more important than ability

  Dependability may just be the trait most highly regarded by the Patriots organization. Bill Belichick has gone on record many times saying that “dependability is more important than ability,” a statement that defines the Patriot Way. Dependability has many meanings – players need to be dependable in the classroom (studying plays and film), dependable…