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Pointing fingers at others has become the Patriots go to option when it comes to their pathetic offense

By Kevin Flanagan

BSD Senior Staff Writer

I have to admit, for as much as I have enjoyed the last 20 years of unprecedented success that the Bill Belichick and Tom Brady has brought to a region that really wasn’t worthy of an NFL franchise before Bill Parcells and Drew Bledsoe combined to fill what was a glorified high school stadium...

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Green Day Tribute Band Just Paranoid Brings their Iconic Punk Covers to Newport Blues Cafe

Few people or musical acts these days can hold a candle to the energy of the world-renowned band fronted by the legendary Billie Joe Armstrong, but Just Paranoid seeks to do just that. Consisting of vocalist / guitarist Dave Knight, vocalist / drummer Brian Sowdan, and bassist Audra, these talented musicians consistently bring the angst and the grit needed to properly sell these...

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Patience is a virtue that Cassidy and the Bruins brass should embrace

By Kevin Flanagan

BSD Bruins Senior Writer

It doesn’t take a hockey savant to see that the fast start to the season for the Bruins has dulled what head coach Bruce Cassidy likes to call their “sense of urgency”. 

In the same vein, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the torrid scoring stretch that Brad...

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Cassidy can couch it anyway he wants, complacency is the Bruins biggest concern after such a strong start

By Kevin Flanagan

BSD Bruins Senior Staff Writer

Even for those curmudgeons like myself who closely follow – and offer sometimes salty opinions – about the NHL franchise that calls Causeway Street home, there frankly hasn’t been a lot to bitch about head coach Bruce Cassidy’s crew start to this season.

Off to a 20-3-6 start to...

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