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Zolak & Bertrand: Dan Shaughnessy On Sox, Dan On Long Games, Sharks!! (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Dan Shaughnessy joins the show and gives his latest thoughts on this shaky Red Sox season...Plus, we give our thoughts on yet another 5 hour Red Sox game and if there is any solution to these marathon games...And, we discuss the latest on the Sharks on the Cape.

Zolak & Bertrand: Madden QB Ratings, Golden Tate On Stafford, Aaron Rodgers (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Zolak and Hardy react to the newly released Madden 20 quarterback rankings...Plus, we discuss the comments made my Golden Tate saying that Matthew Stafford is the best QB he has ever played with...And, we dive into Aaron Rodgers’s rating dropping significantly, the factors that go into that, and where he stands…

Zolak & Bertrand: Toucher Stops By, Robot Umps, (Hour 4)

In the final hour: As the tournament nears its start, Toucher joins the show to tell the guys how he’s feeling… The guys debate robot umps with Zo back to get his takes after missing the topic last week… And, Zo has womens soccer takes for Hardy after the USWNT won their second straight world…

Zolak & Bertrand: Chris Sale, Gronk Not Done, Gordon-Edelman Duo (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Zolak and H ardy discuss one of the biggest problems facing the Red Sox this season with starting pitcher Chris Sale admitting himself as a ‘liability’... Zo gives more reasons why he thinks the door is open for Gronk to come out of retirement… Plus, the guys talk about the possibility…

Zolak & Bertrand: Celtics Recap, Tacko Fall and Gordon Hayward, Hardy’s Backyard (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Zolak and Hardy get into Celtics summer league, and discuss 7 foot 6 phenomenon Tacko Fall, and whether or not the Celtics should offer him… And, the guys discuss Gordon Hayward and what he needs to do for the team this season… Plus, Hardy continues to seek council on what to…

Zolak & Bertrand: Zo is Back, Gronk’s Retirement, NFL 18 Game Season (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Zo is back! Hardy and Zo are in NH for the Who’s Your Caddy Classic golf tournament at Atkinson Resort and Country Club. Zo plays catchup and touches on some of the topics he missed last week like Gronk’s retirement and the NFL 18 game season proposal… 

Zolak & Bertrand: Elandon Roberts Situation, Celtics Add Ons, NFL Ideas, Fake Promos (Hour 4)

In the final hour: The guys react to Elandon Roberts being harassed by police and motioning to make a complaint to the police department… And, the guys discuss the Celtics offseason acquisitions and the impact they could have on the Celts this season… The guys debate the possibility of an 18 game NFL schedule change……

Zolak & Bertrand: MLB Substances, Weed in Sports, Celtics Summer League (Hour 3)

In the third hour: The guys discuss supplements in baseball, and whether or not certain drugs should be allowed in the league, or in other sports… And, the guys discuss weed in sports, and question whether regulations on its use should be lifted… Plus, the guys mix in their thoughts on Celtics summer league and…

Zolak & Bertrand: NFL Referees, Russ to Houston, Celtics Lineup (Hour 2)

In the second hour: The guys discuss NFL officiating, and the possibility of some referees becoming full time employees… And, star point guard Russel Westbrook was traded to the Rockets last night, the guys react to yet another blockbuster move in the NBA… And, with the Celtics summer league going so well, the guys give…

Zolak & Bertrand: Juiced MLB, Annoying TV Kids, NFL-NBA Pay Gap (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Beetle and Hardy start with the MLB, and discuss comments from ex-MLBer David Segui who is in support of PEDs in baseball… The guys react to a bracket of some of the most annoying kids to be on TV… Plus, players in the NFL have been speaking up about NBA players…

Zolak & Bertrand: Kobe Bryant Speech for Bill Russell, Bruins Cap Issues, Today’s Takeaways (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Beetle and Hardy discuss the odd choice of having Kobe Bryant give the speech for the Arther Ashe courage award for Bill Russell, considering Paul Pierce was present in the room...Plus, the guys talk about the current state of the Bruins cap situation and where they stand...And, Todays Takeaways!

Zolak & Bertrand: Ainge’s Draft History, Armored Car Mishap, Bruce Arena Guest (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Beetle and Hardy take a look at Danny Ainge’s draft history outside of the top ten...Plus, we give our thoughts on the armored truck that accidentally sprayed $175,000 of cash all over the highway...And, Revolution Coach Bruce Arena calls in to give an update on his club and where they stand.

Zolak & Bertrand: Bud Selig Engineered Sale of Sox, Gronk at the ESPYs, Ortiz Update (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Hardy is filling in for Zo, Sarge is doing headlines. The guys discuss Bud Selig admitting he engineered John Henry becoming the Red Sox owner way back in 2002...Plus, we decipher some Gronk clips from the ESPYs last night...And, we react to David Ortiz having a third surgery due to complications…

Zolak & Bertrand: 1999 ASG Memories, Sox All Stars, Today’s Takeaways(Hour 4)

In the final hour: In the wake of the all star game, the guys reminisce on the 99’ all star game where Ted Williams was honored that had an impact on so many baseball fans and red sox fans alike… And, Mookie Betts wasn’t given an at bat in the ASG last night, the guys…

Zolak & Bertrand: Stevens Comments, NBA Challenge Flags, Verlander Juiced Baseballs(Hour 3)

In the third hour: Beetle and Hardy discuss the NBA summer league, and comments from Brad Stevens on Kyrie Irving and Al Horford leaving Boston… And, the NBA has confirmed that coaches will have the ability to challenge calls this season… Plus, Justin Verlander was ridiculed by league officials after his comments saying that he…

Zolak & Bertrand: Danton Heinen Contract, Bruins Update (Hour 2)

In the second hour: We discuss Danton Heinen’s contract offer from the Bruins, and whether or not it was the right move to sign him… And, the guys give a general rundown on some of the moves the Bruins have made this offseason, as well as some of the departures that might hurt the team…

Zolak & Bertrand: Ty Law HOF Comments, Tom Brady Contract (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Hardy is filling in for Zo, and him and Beetle react to Ty Law’s statement about Patriot’s players possibly having a tougher road to the hall of fame… And, the guys discuss Tom Brady’s contract extension, and if the Patriots should be proactive in signing the 42 year old before his…

Zolak & Bertrand: JD Martinez Opting Out, Women’s World Cup, Dan’s Dates (Hour 3)

In the third hour: Beetle, Hardy, and Dan react to JD Martinez’s comments on how him opting out at the end of the season “isn’t up to him”...Plus, we discuss the USA’s World Cup victory and the equal pay debate...And, Dan goes through the significant moments throughout history on this date, July 9th.

Zolak & Bertrand: Dan Shaughnessy on NBA Free Agency, Eovaldi Closing, Zach Wheeler, John Henry (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Dan Shaughnessy of the Boston Globe joins the show to talk NBA Free Agency...Plus, Beetle and Dan give their thoughts on Nathan Eovaldi closing games for the Red Sox upon his return to health...And, the guys discuss a potential trade that would send Mets starter Zach Wheeler to the Red Sox...Plus,…

Zolak & Bertrand: HR Derby, Verlander on Juiced Balls, Brady-Gronk Workout (Hour 1)

In the first hour: Beetle and Hardy react to last night's home run derby and discuss what the better format is...Plus, we react to Justin Verlander’s comments on the MLB juicing baseballs to create more offense...And, the guys discuss the Brady-Gronk workout that reportedly happened  at UCLA

Zolak & Bertrand: Hardy’s Masters Invite, Celtics Offseason, Bruins Free Agency, and Today’s Takeaways (Hour 4)

In the final hour: Hardy has been trying to get tickets to Augusta for the Masters for years, and we find out live on air if he was finally invited… Also, the guys give more Celtics takes and ways the team could improve this offseason… And, they dive into some of the moves the Bruins…

Zolak & Bertrand: Lawn Mowing 101, NBA Player Agents, and Better or Worse With Kyrie Gone (Hour 3)

In the third hour: The guys discuss lawn mowing, whether you should trim before you mow, and things get punny… After outside landscaping is taken care of, the guys get back into the NBA and discuss how the league has been changed forever with players being in more control over free agency… Plus, Tim McKone…

Zolak & Bertrand: Brandon King Blasphemy, Sox Heading Into Break, and USWNT (Hour 2)

In the second hour: Beetle and Hardy discuss a tweet believed to have been sent by New england Patriots own Brandon King that has outraged them until a surprising twist occurs.  Plus, the Red Sox have strung together 4 wins in a row, the guys give their takes on what is and is not working…