Author Archives: Mattes

About Mattes

Pronounced like the general. I'm all about the Celtics, Pats, Sox, and fantasy football...and dogs. Former editor who's back on that writing flow, chiming in on all of the above, with perhaps some comic book news and conspiracy-fueled personal manifestos along the way.

Lil Dicky and Half the Music Industry Just Dropped an Absurdly Awesome Video About Climate Change

OK. Very rarely will you see me writing a piece about the music industry; that’s typically Red or Joey Ballgame territory. But if you haven’t seen the new video that Lil Dicky (in conjunction with a ton of other big-name … Continue reading

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Jayson Tatum Looks Ready to Dominate Postseason Once Again

After rallying back with a ferocious 31-point fourth quarter on Wednesday night, helping to secure a 99-91 victory, the Celtics are now up 2-0 on the Indiana Pacers in the first round of the NBA playoffs. Game 1 was a … Continue reading

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Rapid Reaction to the Patriots 2019 Regular Season Schedule

Even though the 2019 NFL regular-season schedule wasn’t supposed to be “officially” released until Wednesday night at 8 p.m., The Athletic was already able to get the skinny on the Pats’ upcoming slate of games earlier this morning. And, of course, … Continue reading

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Celtics End of the Year Check In and Seasonal Awards

(Mattes and Dom are back to give their take on where things stand with the Celtics heading into postseason play. With a first-round playoff matchup against the Indiana Pacers on tap for Sunday at 1 p.m., here’s their two cents … Continue reading

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Patriots Sign Austin Seferian-Jenkins Off the Scrap Heap. Mehhhhh.

On Wednesday afternoon, ESPN first reported that the Pats would be signing the 26-year-old tight end to a one-year deal. Ho-freakin’-hum. Now, toadies throughout Pats Nation will fall for the inevitable Belichick tire-pumping and be sure to let everyone know … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Patriots Bringing Back Stephen Gostkowski on Two Year Deal

A mere couple hours after rumors began swirling that the 49ers were allegedly interested in signing the 35-year-old – who has been on the market a tad longer this offseason than initially expected – the Patriots beat them to the … Continue reading

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Reassessing the Patriots Biggest Needs Three Weeks Into the Offseason

In just three weeks since the offseason and new NFL league year began, the Patriots have already lost each of the following from last year’s squad: Their starting left tackle (Trent Brown) Their top defensive lineman (Trey Flowers) Their starting … Continue reading

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