By NoontimeSports.com | @NoontimeNation
Happy Wednesday, everyone!
We hope you are ALL having a wonderful day thus far. Yes, we know our Daily Noontime is a bit later than normal – blame it on some early meetings! – allow us to provide a quick break with some news and links, as well as what to watch (and follow) in Boston sports tonight.
The Boston Sports Scoreboard
- The Boston Bruins continued their winning ways last night with a 4-0 win over the Vancouver Canucks. Boston has outscored its last three opponents by a combined score of 12-2.
- The Bruins are in Chicago this evening to face the Blackhawks with puck drop scheduled for 8 p.m. The Chicago Blackhawks are 6-3-1 in their last ten outings.
- The Boston Celtics welcome the Orlando Magic to the TD Garden this evening with tip-off scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
- Boston University advanced to the women’s Beanpot Tournament championship next Tuesday with a 4-0 win over Boston College, while Northeastern University secured a spot in the finals with a 3-1 win over Harvard University.
The Noontime Headlines (and Links)
- Last night, the Boston Red Sox traded outfielder Mookie Betts and pitcher David Price to the Los Angeles Dodgers. And now … Red Sox fans are not happy. (ESPN.com)
- According to Red Sox Hall of Famer Jim Rice, Mookie wanted to stay in Boston. (Boston.CBSLocal.com)
- Boston.com’s Chad Finn wants to know if Red Sox fans are happy or sad about the news of the organization dealing Mookie Betts to the Dodgers. (Boston.com)
- Spotify will purchase The Ringer, a digital outlet started by Bill Simmons. (Boston.com)
- David Price can be an instrumental piece of the Dodgers rotation this spring. (TheRinger.com)
- After leading the Kansas City Chiefs to their first Super Bowl victory since 1970, head coach Andy Reid feels a sense of urgency to guide the team back to a championship next season. (ProFootballTalk.com)
VIDEO OF THE DAY: The Los Angeles Dodgers are now scary-good with Mookie Betts and David Price.