|Mar. 24 7:08 AM PT8:08 AM MT9:08 AM CT10:08 AM ET14:08 GMT22:08 7:08 AM MST9:08 AM EST18:08 UAE10:08 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek had an assist as the Panthers beat the Coyotes 3-1 on Thursday night.
Analysis: Vanek now has seven assists in his last six games after notching just one goal in his first five contests with the Panthers.
|Mar. 15 8:03 AM PT9:03 AM MT10:03 AM CT11:03 AM ET15:03 GMT23:03 8:03 AM MST10:03 AM EST19:03 UAE11:03 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek had a career-high four assists and the Panthers beat the Maple Leafs 7-2 on Tuesday night to stop a five-game slide.
Analysis: Vanek experienced his first victory with the Panthers since he was acquired March 1 in a trade with the Detroit Red Wings, a span of six games. He had just one goal since the trade.
|Mar. 7 8:33 PM PT9:33 PM MT10:33 PM CT11:33 PM ET4:33 GMT12:33 9:33 PM MST11:33 PM EST8:33 UAE23:33 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek scored his first goal in a Panthers uniform but finished a minus-2 in Tuesday's loss to the Rangers.
Analysis: The veteran wing had been held without a point in his first two games since being acquired from Detroit last week. Vanek is playing on one of Florida's top two lines and is receiving plenty of power-play time, so he's got a solid chance of maintaining the level of production he had with the Red Wings.
|Mar. 1 8:14 AM PT9:14 AM MT10:14 AM CT11:14 AM ET16:14 GMT0:14 9:14 AM MST11:14 AM EST20:14 UAE11:14 ETNaN:� BRT - The Red Wings have reached an agreement to trade Vanek to the Florida Panthers.
Analysis: In Vanek, the Panthers add a high-scoring veteran forward in their bid to make a late-season playoff push. He signed a one-year deal with Detroit last summer. He has 15 goals and 38 points in 48 games this season.
|Feb. 19 2:30 PM PT3:30 PM MT4:30 PM CT5:30 PM ET22:30 GMT6:30 3:30 PM MST5:30 PM EST2:30 UAE (+1)17:30 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek scored his 15th goal in Sunday's win at Pittsburgh.
Analysis: Vanek has three goals in six games after going seven without one. He has 37 points in 46 games after totaling 41 in 74 contests last season with Minnesota.
|Feb. 15 1:42 PM PT2:42 PM MT3:42 PM CT4:42 PM ET21:42 GMT5:42 2:42 PM MST4:42 PM EST1:42 UAE (+1)16:42 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek is expected to play Wednesday against the Blues after missing one game with an ankle injury.
Analysis: Vanek, who has two goals and two assists over his last three games, shares the team lead with 14 goals.
|Feb. 11 4:36 PM PT5:36 PM MT6:36 PM CT7:36 PM ET0:36 GMT8:36 5:36 PM MST7:36 PM EST4:36 UAE (+1)19:36 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek scored his 14th goal Saturday in Columbus but suffered a lower-body injury and sat out Sunday against Minnesota.
Analysis: He has two goals and three assists in his last five games.
|Feb. 10 6:30 AM PT7:30 AM MT8:30 AM CT9:30 AM ET14:30 GMT22:30 7:30 AM MST9:30 AM EST18:30 UAE9:30 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek had two assists Thursday.
Analysis: He has four points over a four-game stretch.
|Feb. 8 8:05 AM PT9:05 AM MT10:05 AM CT11:05 AM ET16:05 GMT0:05 9:05 AM MST11:05 AM EST20:05 UAE11:05 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek ended a seven-game goal drought with a power-play tally in Tuesday's overtime loss to Columbus.
Analysis: Though the veteran wing scored just twice over his previous 11 games, he still leads Detroit with 13 goals and should draw considerable interest at the trade deadline should the Red Wings decide to move him.
|Jan. 22 10:12 AM PT11:12 AM MT12:12 PM CT1:12 PM ET18:12 GMT2:12 11:12 AM MST1:12 PM EST22:12 UAE13:12 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek exited Sunday's game against the Rangers in the first period with an apparent lower-body injury and did not return.
Analysis: Vanek leads Detroit with 12 goals and 31 points despite missing 11 games with a hip injury earlier this season. The Red Wings went 3-8-1 with the veteran wing out of the lineup, so losing him for an extended period may prove costly.
|Jan. 16 3:22 PM PT4:22 PM MT5:22 PM CT6:22 PM ET23:22 GMT7:22 4:22 PM MST6:22 PM EST3:22 UAE (+1)18:22 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek scored in the Wings' 1-0 win over Montreal on Monday.
Analysis: Vanek has scored in back-to-back games and has five goals and four assists during a six-game point streak. His seven goals in 10 games since Dec. 27 are tied for second-most in the league.
|Jan. 13 8:29 AM PT9:29 AM MT10:29 AM CT11:29 AM ET16:29 GMT0:29 9:29 AM MST11:29 AM EST20:29 UAE11:29 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek recorded an assist in Thursday's loss at Dallas to stretch his point streak to four games.
Analysis: The veteran sniper has six points over the run and has registered at least one in nine of his last 11 games, amassing five goals and seven assists during that time period.
|Jan. 8 8:11 AM PT9:11 AM MT10:11 AM CT11:11 AM ET16:11 GMT0:11 9:11 AM MST11:11 AM EST20:11 UAE11:11 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek followed Thursday's two-goal game with a goal and an assist Saturday.
Analysis: He has five goals and two assists over his last six games.
|Jan. 6 12:03 PM PT1:03 PM MT2:03 PM CT3:03 PM ET20:03 GMT4:03 1:03 PM MST3:03 PM EST0:03 UAE (+1)15:03 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek scored two goals to help the Red Wings to Thursday's 4-0 win at Los Angeles.
Analysis: The soon-to-be 33-year-old continues to show he's still got plenty left. Vanek now has four goals over his last five games and 23 points in 28 games during what's been a resurgent first season in Detroit.
|Jan. 1 3:33 PM PT4:33 PM MT5:33 PM CT6:33 PM ET23:33 GMT7:33 4:33 PM MST6:33 PM EST3:33 UAE (+1)18:33 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek had an assist Sunday.
Analysis: He has two goals and two assists during a four-game point streak.
|Oct. 27 8:22 PM PT9:22 PM MT10:22 PM CT11:22 PM ET3:22 GMT11:22 8:22 PM MST10:22 PM EST7:22 UAE (+1)23:22 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek will return to the Red Wings' lineup for Sunday's game against Calgary.
Analysis: The veteran wing is back from an 11-game absence caused by a hip injury. Vanek was off to a tremendous start prior to getting hurt, amassing four goals and four assists in seven games.
|Oct. 22 5:57 PM PT6:57 PM MT7:57 PM CT8:57 PM ET0:57 GMT8:57 5:57 PM MST7:57 PM EST4:57 UAE (+1)20:57 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek picked up an assist in Saturday's 3-0 win over San Jose.
Analysis: Vanek has notched a point in four of six games and is tied for the team lead with seven points. He's off to a fantastic start after finishing last season with a disappointing 41 points for Minnesota.
|Oct. 19 7:11 PM PT8:11 PM MT9:11 PM CT10:11 PM ET2:11 GMT10:11 7:11 PM MST9:11 PM EST6:11 UAE (+1)22:11 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek scored a power-play goal in the second period in Wednesday's 2-1 win at the Rangers.
Analysis: Two of Vanek's three goals and two of his three assists have come on the power play.
|Oct. 18 7:48 AM PT8:48 AM MT9:48 AM CT10:48 AM ET14:48 GMT22:48 7:48 AM MST9:48 AM EST18:48 UAE10:48 ETNaN:� BRT - Vanek continued his strong start in his first season with Detroit by recording three assists, including two on the power play, in Monday's win over Ottawa.
Analysis: Vanek tied a career low with 41 points last season for Minnesota but already has five through three games with the Red Wings. He's tied for the league lead with three power-play points.
|Oct. 13 6:52 PM PT7:52 PM MT8:52 PM CT9:52 PM ET1:52 GMT9:52 6:52 PM MST8:52 PM EST5:52 UAE (+1)21:52 ET22:52 BRT - Vanek scored two goals for the Red Wings in Thursday's season-opening 6-4 loss to the Lightning.
Analysis: Vanek continued his career-long success against Tampa Bay by scoring twice, including a power-play goal, in the opening 8:26 of the game. He has 27 goals and 45 points in 41 games against the Lightning.
|July 1 1:56 PM PT2:56 PM MT3:56 PM CT4:56 PM ET20:56 GMT4:56 1:56 PM MST3:56 PM EST0:56 UAE (+1)16:56 ET17:56 BRT - Vanek agreed to a one-year, $2.6 million deal with the Red Wings on Friday.
Analysis: The Wild bought out the final year of Vanek's contract following a disappointing two-year stint with the team. The 32-year-old Austrian scored a career-low 18 goals last season, but has been a proven scorer in the past with 316 goals since Buffalo drafted him No. 3 overall in 2003 and he made his NHL debut two years later.
We had an impromptu visit from Peter King from SI / MMQB to our Fenway Studios and decided to talk some NFL and Patriots with him.
Pete talks with The Senator, Phil Perry about the Patriots trading for Dwayne Allen, ruling out a return to New England for Martellus Bennett. They also talk about the potential future of Patriots backup QB Jimmy Garoppolo and some of the big names in NFL free agency
Pete, Thornton and Price give their final thoughts and predictions for the Super Bowl.
Dale, Holley and Rich Keefe discuss NBA lottery pick Lonzo Ball with his very outspoken father Lavar Ball. The guys touch on the Celtics, his feud with his sons' high school coach, Lonzo being better than Steph Curry and much more.
Kirk, Gerry, and Alex Reimer discuss whether or not Isaiah Thomas will win a title in Boston.
Gerry, Kirk, and Trenni react to the Celtics loss against the Suns.
Dale, Michael and Rich Keefe catch-up with former Sox GM Theo Epstein who is in town with the World Champion Cubs to take on the Sox this weekend.
We sit down with the manager of the Sox, John Farrell, for our weekly interview.
Rob Bradford is joined by Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Craig Breslow, who is one of the foremost authorities among professional athletes when it comes to understanding how charities work. Not only does Breslow head up his own charity, the Strike 3 Foundation, but also proactively has taken the Boston Globe to task via a letter to the editor after a 2013 article criticizing the allocation of funds for high-profile athlete's charities. Breslow digs into the recent controversy surrounding Tom Brady's affiliation with Best Buddies, explaining why the recent Globe article was misguided.
Gerry and Kirk read some inspiring quotes from Tony Robbins and Curtis is all set to see the man himself in June.
Tony Robbins fans were sent to the hospital after getting injured walking over coals and Pat is a massive fan of Tony Robbins.
Gerry, Kirk and Arcand react to Brady getting into a business relationship with Tony Robbins.
Night 1 of the draft has passed and Jimmy Garoppolo is still here. The general consensus on the Bears was that they screwed up their draft. And Larry Bird is out in Indiana. Is there hope for Ordway's Paul George dream?
The offensive issues for this Red Sox team are becoming more and more obvious. We also react to our interview with Pedro Martinez.
Chris Sale basically took on Tanaka and the Yankees by himself last night. And the Sox hot corner of days past seem to be gone as far as third base goes.
Final two hours of Dale and Holley with Keefe for a Friday.
Dale, Holley and Keefe discuss a variety of topics for the first two hours of Freestyle Friday.
We close out the week with another edition of the madness and LAROY!!!!!!!!!!! takes you into the weekend.
Kirk Minihane, Springsteen super fan, is joined by Garry W. Tallent, founding member of the E Street Band. Kirk and Garry talk about what it's like on tour with Bruce, how the band goes about selecting songs for the tour, Garry's projects away from the band, and Garry's upcoming solo tour that will bring him to the New England area.
Kirk Minihane, future radio hall of famer, sits down with current radio hall of famer Howie Carr. Kirk and Howie talk about Howie's latest book Kennedy Babylon. If you like famous people engaging in sex scandals, hard drug taking, and murder this is the podcast for you. Its a fascinating look at Boston's most famous family and the problems that took the family down.
Kirk Minihane, host and overlord of the morning show, brings Gerry Callahan and producers Chris and Ken into the studio to hear his show proposal. Kirk is thinking about making some changes to the morning show and wants to hear his crew's opinion.
Ben and Alex talk to Charlie Stillitano, the man responsible for the International Champions Cup. He has created tournaments for the biggest teams in the world to be played in the US every summer. This year he will bring Juventus and Roma to play in Foxboro on July 30th.
Ken and Chris have the Good Weekend recap of a Friday Christian Arcand edition of K&C.
It’s Day 1 of the NFL Draft tonight so Jim Hackett & Pete Davidson offer a little pre-draft fodder for you featuring the Top Tight Ends and Top Wide Receivers. It’s Day 1 of the draft so there’s a lot of focus on the Top Tier talent who you could see drafted tonight including analysis on OJ Howard, Evan Engram & David Njoku; all Tight Ends that could be drafted in tonight’s 1st Round – a rarity. The analysis deepens with more focus on the Top 10 Tight Ends including Jake Butt, Bucky Hodges and Jordan Leggett. Then the boys turn to the Top Wide Receivers, including John Ross, Corey Davis, Mike Williams and JuJu Smith-Shuster. We’ll see where these guys land tonight, but you can learn more and have a few laughs right now.
Hour 4. Kirk questions the show about whether or not anyone would have relations with another man while in prison. Jemele Hill threatened Kirk on Twitter, but did she delete her tweet?More from this show
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Hour 3. Kirk goes on his second rant of the day. Minihane orders Alex’s and Gerry’s mics to be turned off and hosts the show by himself.More from this show
Hour 3. Kyle Kennedy's lawyer joins K&C to talk about yesterday's press conference . K&C insider Rabbit calls in to talk about the news surrounding Kyle Kennedy.More from this show
Christian Arcand made his triumphant return to K&C and the guys talked about the future of Jimmy Garoppolo.More from this show