Tom Lamb to Assist Boston English Football Team

Tom Lamb, Hall of Fame football coach from Natick (Mass.) High School, has returned to coaching as an assistant with English High School in Boston.  Boston Globe correspondent Lenny Megliola has the story.  Congratulations to Coach Lamb for returning to the gridiron to work with young athletes.  Coach Lamb’s interview on the state of high […]

Trial of Roger Clemens to Begin Today

The trial of baseball legend Roger Clemens, on charges of perjury and obstruction of justice in connection with his 2008 testimony before Congress concerning his use of performance-enhancing drugs, begins today.  According to Michael McCann, Clemens could face 15-21 months in prison if convicted. As Dan Shaugnessy of the Boston Globe has written, Clemens’ appearance […]

Profile of John Nathans: Former Bluefish Catcher, Plaintiff in Offerman Suit

Stan Grossfeld of the Boston Globe profiled John Nathans, the former Bridgeport Bluefish catcher injured when former major leaguer Jose Offerman charged the mound after being hit by a pitch.  Nathans sued Offerman in federal court in Connecticut, and reportedly seeks $4.8 million in damages from Offerman and his former team, the Long Island Ducks. […]

Issues in Sports Media: The Boston Herald Apologizes for Spygate Coverage

A panel at the Sports Lawyers Association discussed recent issues in sports media.  One of the more interesting questions that arose was whether a journalist should give up their source once it is discovered that the source provided false information.  The panel essentially concluded that such a decision is left to the individual reporter.  However, […]