Celtics center Shaquille O'Neal goes all Nancy Kerrigan after shoot around on Tuesday after being fined 35,000 by the league for bad mouthing the ref's following the Christmas Day loss to Orlando.
Shaq's original reaction to the fine to CSNNE.com Celtics Insider A. Sherrod Blakely was, "That David Stern tax, baby" O'Neal said. "That David Stern tax is a bleep."
Mike Giardi, Tom E. Curran and Phil Perry discuss Jamie Collins' absence, and Julian Edelman and Danny Amendola's recovery from injuries.
Jimmy Garoppolo, who will start the first four weeks, talks to the media today about trying to take advantage of the opportunity.
You might want to change plans if you were hoping to attend Patriots training camp on Friday morning. The team says there's a chance practice will be moved indoors and closed to the public because of potential thunderstorms.
"The forecast for Friday, July 29 is calling for rain, heavy at times, with a chance of thunderstorms," the release said. "While the team plans on practicing as scheduled from 9:15-11:30 a.m. on the training camp practice fields behind Gillette Stadium, we would like to warn any fans planning to attend that thunderstorms could force the team to practice inside their Empower Field House at a moment’s notice."
If there are updates or changes made to the schedule, they'll be posted on Patriots.com/trainingcamp and on the training camp information line at 508-549-0001.