|Mar. 15 8:23 PM PT9:23 PM MT10:23 PM CT11:23 PM ET3:23 GMT11:23 8:23 PM MST10:23 PM EST7:23 UAE (+1)23:23 ETNaN:� BRT - After crashing hard into the boards late in the first period, Backes returned in the second to score the game-winning goal as the Bruins beat the Flames 5-2 on Wednesday.
Analysis: Backes was favoring his leg as he was helped off the ice and was tested for a concussion, but he got treatment between periods and was able to return after giving the Bruins a scare. Backes had a goal for the second straight game and has 15 on the season.
|Mar. 4 6:29 PM PT7:29 PM MT8:29 PM CT9:29 PM ET2:29 GMT10:29 7:29 PM MST9:29 PM EST6:29 UAE (+1)21:29 ETNaN:� BRT - Backes had an assist against the Devils on Saturday.
Analysis: He has nine points in his last 10 games.
|Feb. 28 6:28 PM PT7:28 PM MT8:28 PM CT9:28 PM ET2:28 GMT10:28 7:28 PM MST9:28 PM EST6:28 UAE (+1)21:28 ETNaN:� BRT - Backes scored his 13th goal Tuesday against Arizona.
Analysis: He has eight points in his last eight games.
|Feb. 23 9:37 PM PT10:37 PM MT11:37 PM CT12:37 AM ET5:37 GMT13:37 10:37 PM MST12:37 AM EST9:37 UAE0:37 ETNaN:� BRT - Backes had two assists Wednesday.
Analysis: He has five assists over a five-game stretch.
|Feb. 10 6:15 AM PT7:15 AM MT8:15 AM CT9:15 AM ET14:15 GMT22:15 7:15 AM MST9:15 AM EST18:15 UAE9:15 ETNaN:� BRT - Backes had a goal and an assist Thursday.
Analysis: He had one point in his previous 12 games.
|Jan. 9 6:04 AM PT7:04 AM MT8:04 AM CT9:04 AM ET14:04 GMT22:04 7:04 AM MST9:04 AM EST18:04 UAE9:04 ETNaN:� BRT - Backes has now scored in each of his two games since returning from a concussion after recording a goal in Sunday's loss at Carolina.
Analysis: The offseason addition reaffirmed that the head injury that kept him out of three games is no longer an issue. Third among Boston players with 11 goals, Backes now has four over his last six outings.
|Dec. 29 4:46 PM PT5:46 PM MT6:46 PM CT7:46 PM ET0:46 GMT8:46 5:46 PM MST7:46 PM EST4:46 UAE (+1)19:46 ETNaN:� BRT - Backes had a goal in his return from a concussion to help the Bruins to Saturday's 4-0 win at Florida.
Analysis: The veteran appears to be over the head injury that sidelined him for Boston's previous three contests. Third among Boston players with 10 goals, Backes has three over his past five games.
|Dec. 27 6:13 PM PT7:13 PM MT8:13 PM CT9:13 PM ET2:13 GMT10:13 7:13 PM MST9:13 PM EST6:13 UAE (+1)21:13 ETNaN:� BRT - Backes had a goal with an assist Tuesday.
Analysis: He has three points in three games.
|Dec. 15 7:17 PM PT8:17 PM MT9:17 PM CT10:17 PM ET3:17 GMT11:17 8:17 PM MST10:17 PM EST7:17 UAE (+1)22:17 ETNaN:� BRT - Backes notched a pair of assists in Thursday's loss to Anaheim.
Analysis: It's the veteran's first multi-point effort since Nov. 10. Though Backes has now gone six straight games without a goal, he has picked up seven points in nine games this month.
|Dec. 6 8:01 AM PT9:01 AM MT10:01 AM CT11:01 AM ET16:01 GMT0:01 9:01 AM MST11:01 AM EST20:01 UAE11:01 ETNaN:� BRT - Backes had a goal in Monday's win over the Panthers.
Analysis: Backes has notched three of his season's seven goals in the last five games. Five of his scores have come in 11 home games.
|Dec. 3 12:28 PM PT1:28 PM MT2:28 PM CT3:28 PM ET20:28 GMT4:28 1:28 PM MST3:28 PM EST0:28 UAE (+1)15:28 ETNaN:� BRT - Backes had an assist Saturday.
Analysis: He has three points in his last four games and having one in his previous five.
|Nov. 11 7:33 AM PT8:33 AM MT9:33 AM CT10:33 AM ET15:33 GMT23:33 8:33 AM MST10:33 AM EST19:33 UAE10:33 ETNaN:� BRT - The slumping Backes had a goal and an assist in Thursday's win over Columbus.
Analysis: He had failed to record a point in his previous three games after missing two weeks with an elbow problem. Five of his six points this season have come against the Blue Jackets, but Boston faces them only once more (Dec. 27).
|Oct. 25 11:30 AM PT12:30 PM MT1:30 PM CT2:30 PM ET18:30 GMT2:30 11:30 AM MST1:30 PM EST22:30 UAE14:30 ETNaN:� BRT - Backes (elbow) was removed from IR on Saturday.
Analysis: Backes missed five games after having two goals and two assists in the first five of the season.
|Oct. 13 6:26 PM PT7:26 PM MT8:26 PM CT9:26 PM ET1:26 GMT9:26 6:26 PM MST8:26 PM EST5:26 UAE (+1)21:26 ET22:26 BRT - Backes had two goals and an assist in the Bruins' season-opening 6-3 win over the Blue Jackets on Monday.
Analysis: That's a great start to his first stint playing for anyone other than the Blues. Backes looks poised to return to 30-goal form.
|July 1 9:32 AM PT10:32 AM MT11:32 AM CT12:32 PM ET16:32 GMT0:32 9:32 AM MST11:32 AM EST20:32 UAE12:32 ET13:32 BRT - The Bruins have signed Backes to a $30 million, five-year deal. Agent Wade Arnott confirmed the deal Friday less than a half-hour into the start of the free agent period.
Analysis: The 32-year-old from Minneapolis had 21 goals and 24 assists last season for the St. Louis Blues. He had been the Blues' captain. Backes has 206 goals and 254 assists in 727 regular-season NHL games.
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.
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.
Joe Castiglione and Tim Neverett talked to the Sox left fielder, who had five hits in the Sox win in Baltimore.
Kirk gives us today's headlines: John Kerry is switching islands. Jesse Watters makes odd comment about Ivanka Trump. Marty Walsh comments on the Boston 2024 book. Pre-NFL Draft talk.
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?
Larry Army Jr., Kyle Kennedy's attorney, joins Kirk, Gerry and Meter to talk about yesterday's press conference and elaborate on a few of his comments.
The mass lay offs at ESPN continue for a second day. And are you watching Chris Sale take on the Yankees or the NFL draft tonight?
One more win for the C's means a ticket to the second round. But should we be feeling confident? The draft starts tonight and the Patriots don't seem to have any intention of participating in the first few rounds.
Following the Sox loss to the Yankees, Lou comes out swinging on managers and writers alike.
Dale, Holley and Keefe discuss the Celtics win and how the C's should go for the kill shot on Friday and not let this series linger any longer than it has to.
Keefe and Holley are all up in each other's faces on this argument. We compare eras, playing style, positions and much more and take your calls.
Dale, Holley and Keefe discuss the Sox and how a typically raucous Yankees series seems much more subdued this year.
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.
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.
Ken Laird and Chris Curtis are in after a Reimer Wednesday edition of K&C to recap a virtuoso Kirk Minihane off-the-rails performance
Buck and Reimer debate over whether it’s appropriate to speculate about Aaron Hernandez’s sexuality. Buck says his sources don’t corroborate what Michele McPhee and the Daily Mail have reported about the disgraced ex-NFL star’s love life. Reimer disagrees with the Boston Globe's assertion that there's a homophobic element to the Hernandez story.
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
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