What others think of Gene & Spaz and other links
In select interviews this spring, Gene made an effort to distance himself from his meddling reputation. While it was unchallenged by the mainstream writers covering the team (Globe, Herald, Dinich), I've found plenty of summer previews critical of Spaz, his offense, BC's slide the past two years and Gene. Today, in his fair preview of the team, Dr. Saturday captured how Gene is painted into a corner:
But DeFilippo also wants to avoid a reputation as a meddler who goes through head coaches like socks. Even after two backwards steps in his first two seasons as head coach, Spaziani seems safe barring a worst-case collapse.
This analyst thinks we will finish fourth in the division.
Colin Murphy is on New Zealand's Under 20 team.
Finally, this pic of Ben Affleck made the rounds today. I appreciate the support but I have yet to hear that he's a real BC fan. Regardless of his passion, I want to know where he got the shirt. I assumed Retro, but they don't have that version. If you have the shirt or know where to get it, leave the info in the comments section.