Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Upload a photo of yourself in your B's gear or your shrine to the home team.
The Boston Bruins play Game 1 of the National Hockey League finals against the Chicago Blackhawks tonight at 8 p.m. on NBC. We want to know what you're planning to do for the big game. Will you get all dressed up in your Bruins garb, or do you have a Bruins sign or a shrine in your home? Take a picture and upload it here by clicking on the "Upload Photos and Videos" button above. And if you're looking for a local place to watch the game with some other B's fans, click here.
Friday, June 7, 2013
GY&K Marketing video wishes him well in the NBA finals.
Matt Bonner and the San Antonio Spurs are in the NBA finals, playing against the Miami Heat. The Spurs beat the Heat last night, 92 to 88. Here locally, in Bonner's hometown of Concord, lots of folks are cheering him on, and you can see a lot of familiar faces and places in this video. "Feed the Red Mamba" was produced by interns at GY&K Marketing, a Manchester marketing company. To cheer Bonner on, use the hashtag #RedMamba on your Twitter feed.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Sox great Pedro Martinez joins Boston Marathon Bombing heroes.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Boston Marathon Bombing victim says it was something he was looking forward to.
Boston Marathon Bombing terrorist attack survivor Jeff Bauman is getting to throw out the first pitch at Fenway Park tonight, when the Red Sox take on the Philadelphia Phillies. Bauman, speaking on the Dennis & Callahan sports radio show on WEEI out of Boston, said he expected it to be fun and was excited about it, since he was a baseball player in school. When asked if he was looking forward to the opportunity, Bauman said, "Yeah ... it's going to be awesome." Bauman told the show’s hosts that he hadn’t yet practiced throwing from his wheelchair but would be doing so later today. In talking about his rehabilitation efforts at home, Bauman said he hadbeen working out, using lightweights, to build his upper body strength. “I'm doing alright…
Monday, May 27, 2013
Concord NH Patch readers want to see athletes of all ages in action this spring. Help us highlight your favorite teams!
Whether it’s on the baseball diamond, at the soccer field or during a flag football game at a local park, spring sports are underway around Concord and Penacook, and we want to help share all the great moments and highlights with the community! Patch is looking for athletes, coaches, parents, booster club members and fans who are eager to show their team spirit on Concord NH Patch. News about any team — from youth tee ball to middle and high school sports, recreational teams, adult leagues and more — is all welcome. Here's how you can share news about your sports teamw: Post in the Local Voices section about your sports team: Share stats, recaps, photos and/or videos from the game in your own sports blog. Discuss the team, coaches and …
Friday, May 24, 2013
Matt Bonner finished Game 1 with 12 points. How big a role will the 6'10 player have as the Spurs battle the Grizzlies on Saturday night?
When the San Antonio Spurs battle the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals on May 25, will Matt Bonner continue his hot shooting coming off the bench late in the game? The Red Rocket finished Game 1 with 12 points – four three-pointers. And role was such that the reserve forward was deemed an unsung hero. The Spurs v. Grizzlies game is scheduled for 9 p.m. Saturday. The Spurs lead the series 2-0. Bonner is in his ninth NBA season, his seventh with the Spurs.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Despite the clouds, kids get their exercise in at Memorial Field.
Students at the McAuliffe Elementary School held their annual fun run at Memorial Field on May 22. Each team - first the girls, then the boys - made their way around the track four times - the equivalent of a mile, and then enjoyed popsicles afterwards. One of the students reportedly broke the school record of less than six minutes, according to one of the teachers. Here are some shots from the race.
Sunday, May 5, 2013
This YouTube video of Saturday's Bruins' ceremony sums up the spirit of healing.
With the Foo Fighters high-energy "All My Life" blasting over the PA system, Jeff Bauman Jr., 27, who lost both legs in the Boston Marathon bombing, appeared on the ice at the TD Garden Saturday night, holding a "Boston Strong" banner in a surprise appearance before the Boston Bruins' hockey game. According to this Boston Globe story, Bauman, serving as honorary fan banner captain, was introduced with text projected on the ice that read, “By now you know his inspirational story. His perseverance in the face of great adversity represents all that is Boston Strong.” When the lights went up, Bauman was extending a Bruins banner in his right hand and pumping his left fist in the air, and the crowd went wild. Bauman didn't address the crowd, …
Monday, April 15, 2013
Here are the official times of local racers.
Here is the list of local 2013 Boston Marathon racers and their times, according to the Boston Marathon site:
Here's the list of folks running later today.
Here is the list of 2013 Boston Marathon racers: We'll have their results later today.