By Alex Barth, 985TheSportsHub.com
Here’s the key stories in sports to start the day from 98.5 The Sports Hub…
Super Bowl coverage continues from Miami: 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Zolak & Bertrand, and Felger & Mazz will be on location with interviews all week. Rich Shertenlieb of Toucher & Rich is also in Miami and will be doing interviews throughout the week.
Mookie Betts trade talks continue: Per yesterday’s reports, the Red Sox are still actively shopping Mookie Betts. They appear close to a deal with the Padres, but are caught on a sicking point over money.
Australian Open quarterfinal round: Tennis’ first grand slam tournament of the year is into its quarterfinal round. On the men’s singles side, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic have already punched their tickets to the semis, Rafael Nadal will play later tonight for his chance to join them. On the women’s singles side, one semi-final is set between American Sofia Kenin and Australian Ashleigh Barty.
Boston Celtics @ Miami Heat, 8PM: The 30-15 Celtics wrap up their three-game road by visiting the 32-14 Miami Heat on Tuesday night. The Celtics currently sit in fourth place in the Eastern Conference, a game and a half behind both Miami and Toronto, who are tied for second. Enes Kanter (hip) and Robert Williams (hip) have already been ruled out for the game. Jayson Tatum (groin) was listed on yesterday’s injury report as doubtful. Sean Grande and Cedric Maxwell have the call on 98.5 The Sports Hub, starting with pregame coverage at 7:30 PM.
Alex Barth is a writer and digital producer for 985TheSportsHub.com. Any opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of 98.5 The Sports Hub, Beasley Media Group, or any subsidiaries. Thoughts? Comments? Questions? Hate mail? Let him hear it on Twitter @RealAlexBarth