Author: Patrick Donnelly

Box to Box Ep. 6: “Clip that for March” | 11/23/20

Welcome to Box to Box, WTBU Sports’ podcast devoted to discussing the ebbs, flows, and dives (25 words managed until our first joke about diving – not too shabby) in European soccer. On a weekly basis, WTBU’s Jacob Colling (@jcolling3), Cameron Meyer (@cameronm1221), Alex Puri (@aarjun24), and Akshai Wadhwani (@Chewbacca4POTUS) – alongside close colleague and […]

The Duck Boat Report Ep. 91: A slap in the face | 11/23/20

Welcome to our Boston sports podcast, The Duck Boat Report! We’re glad you’re here. Lead-off Thoughts: A busy week for the Celtics, a frustrating Patriots loss. The Point After: The Patriots lose to the Texans in Week 11 and their playoff chances shrink, the Celtics make three draft picks, lose Gordon Hayward, sign Jeff Teague […]

The BU Hockey Show Ep. 4: Hockey East Preview | 11/19/20

Patrick and Brady are back as puck-drop on the 2020-21 Hockey East season is in sight! In this episode, they share their outlooks for each team on both the men’s and women’s sides of the conference, and give their standings predictions. Follow the guys on Twitter @PatDonn12 and @BradyDGardner!

WTBU Sports Fantasy Football: Week 11 Power Rankings

By Daniel Multz There are but three weeks left in the WTBU Sports Fantasy League season. In the East Division, the heavyweights are already established and the playoff picture in that half of the league is set. In the West, the situation is a polar opposite. Every team is either 5-5 or 4-6, and it […]

Men’s Hockey: Ty Amonte entering 2020-21 season with new attitude, new ambition

By Patrick Donnelly Last season, the Boston University Terriers hit the ice without one of their key pieces, both on the ice and in the locker room. Without Ty Amonte, the team skated to an up-and-down 13-13-8 record (10-9-5 HEA) as the Norwell, Mass., native watched from the stands, nursing an upper-body injury that held […]

The Duck Boat Report Ep. 90: Anything Can Happen | 11/17/20

Welcome to our Boston sports podcast, The Duck Boat Report! We’re glad you’re here. Lead-off Thoughts: A big week ahead in the NBA offseason, NHL’s Reverse Retro jerseys, a surprise Patriots win. The Point After: The Patriots beating the Ravens in Week 10 and their spot in the playoff hunt, the Bruins unveiling new jerseys, […]

The BU Hockey Show Ep. 3: Spilled Beans | 11/16/20

Patrick and Brady are back with some not-so-great news to react to ahead of the 2020-21 season. The 2021 Beanpot has been cancelled. Also, Vermont has delayed the start of its winter sports until Dec. 18, throwing a wrench into the beginning of both the BU Men’s and Women’s seasons. Follow the guys on Twitter […]

Ranking Every Arena in Hockey East

By Brady Gardner I’ve always been an amateur arena analyst. I love dissecting the designs of every venue I visit, and I’m confident that college hockey has the best range of sizes, styles and stories anywhere. Annoyed at my alliterations? Sorry, I’ll stop. As a college hockey writer, I’ve had the opportunity to attend games […]

WTBU Sports Fantasy Football: Week 10 Power Rankings

By Daniel Multz We have reached Week 10 in the WTBU Sports Fantasy League. By this point it has become abundantly clear which teams appear the strongest, and which division features either a majority of heavyweights or lightweights. This week’s power rankings feature stagnation and great movement with teams either moving only one or two […]

The Duck Boat Report Ep. 89: Good news… and bad news | 11/11/20

Welcome to our Boston sports podcast, The Duck Boat Report! We’re glad you’re here. Lead-off Thoughts: RIP Tommy Heinsohn. The Point After: The Patriots beat the Jets and move on to the Ravens, the Red Sox bring back Alex Cora, the Revolution lose their regular-season finale. Face-Off Takes: The direction of the Patriots, the performance […]