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: More interviews on day four of Radio Row at the Super Bowl. 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Zolak & Bertrand, and Felger & Mazz will be on location in Miami with interviews and more. Rich Shertenlieb of Toucher & Rich is also in Miami and will be doing interviews throughout the week.
Update on Jayson Tatum: Wednesday afternoon, Celtics head coach Brad Stevens told 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Zolak & Bertrand the team expects an update on Jayson Tatum’s groin injury at some point Thursday morning. Tatum is questionable for the Celtics Thursday Night home game against the Warriors.
Bruins trade talk: With the NHL Trade Deadline around the corner, the Boston Bruins could be looking to add depth on the blue line.
Michael Bennett joins Felger & Mazz: Former Patriots defensive end Michael Bennett opened up about his time with the Patriots, including his suspension and trade.
Scarnecchia reactions: Patriots play-by-play announcer Bob Socci shares his thoughts on the retirement of Patriots offensive line coach Dante Scarnecchia.
Larry Eisenhauer: Former Patriots defensive lineman Larry Eisenhauer passed away Wednesday at the age of 79.
Phoenix Open: The Waste Management Phoenix open gets underway today at TPC Scottsdale. Betting favorite Jon Rahm tees off at 10AM eastern. The tournament is famous for Scottsdale’s 16th hole, which has a stadium layout.
Australian Open: Novak Djokavic defeats Roger Federer in straight sets to advance to the men’s single final. The women’s final is set, between Sofia Kenin and Garbiñe Muguruza.
Boston Celtics vs Golden State Warriors, 8PM: The Celtics return home from a three-game road trip and host the 10-38 Warriors tonight at TD Garden. Boston has already beat Golden State this season, a 105-100 road win for the C’s back on November 15. After a post-New Years slide, the Celtics have rebounded well, winning four of their last five. Sean Grande and Cedric Maxwell have the call tonight 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 or via email at Alexander.Barth@bbgi.com