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 […]

Hartford Whalers Not Forgotten in NHL Playoffs

With the series between the Boston Bruins and the former Hartford Whalers (now Carolina Hurricanes), tied at 1 game a piece, Boston Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy writes about the rivalry between Boston and Hartford, as well as the aftermath of the Whalers’ departure: It’s easy to understand why folks in Hartford feel they have a stake in this […]