Podcasts: Beantown Banter Ep. 24 – “Are we pulling the plug on the Celtics?”

Photo by WTBU’s own, Ryan Gregory

In this episode, Patrick and Brady welcome their first guest, Ethan Fuller, to help sort through what’s still going wrong with the Celtics. We discuss the a red-hot Tuukka Rask and Bruins team before giving Patriots and Red Sox updates. We also touch on notes in the NHL, NFL, MLB, and BU Sports.

0:00 We welcome in Celtics expert, Ethan Fuller, as we talk about the Celtics’ continued woes and the circus around Kyrie Irving.

20:44 The Bruins are a WAGON. Tuukka Rask is good. Where does David Pastrnak go when he’s healthy? Resting players?

35:14 There is the potential that everything blows up in the Columbus Blue Jackets’ faces, and that would be a very bad thing for the league.

37:06 A lot of turnover in terms of the Patriots’ coaching staff. Are there certain prospects we’re eying at the Combine? Patrick thinks they’re making a mountain out of a molehill with Kyler Murray.

43:54 Spring training trudges on.

44:30 Bryce Harper to the Phillies. Our thoughts on the contract.

48:30 Our final thoughts, BU Women’s Hockey and Women’s Basketball are ROLLING; Men’s Hockey is finishing strong.

Author: Patrick Donnelly

Patrick is a junior majoring in journalism and minoring in public relations at Boston University’s College of Communication. Patrick is a co-director and the hockey editor at WTBU Sports. He aims to cover the NHL and the Boston Bruins for a living and to become a hockey insider. From Lynn, Massachusetts, Patrick is a graduate of Malden Catholic High School (’18) and is a huge Boston sports fan, avid golfer, and hockey fanatic. His favorite teams and athletes include, the Bruins, the New England Patriots, Tiger Woods, and Mark Scheifele. Co-host of the podcast, The Duck Boat Report, at WTBU Sports, and writer for Black ‘N Gold Hockey. He writes columns on the PGA, Bruins, and NHL for WTBU Sports. Patrick is also a Francis Ouimet Scholar. Find his author page at WTBU Sports, follow him on Twitter @PatDonn12, and check out his portfolio (patrickdonnellyportfolio.wordpress.com).

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