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The New England Patriots were incredibly lucky in that, for essentially two decades, they never had to worry about who their starting quarterback was: Tom Brady. As the years rolled by, and countless starters flamed out across the league—often leading to their coaches getting the pink slip i…

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In May of this year, NBA superstar Kevin Durant was having a conversation on Twitter with his Brooklyn Nets teammate Mike James. James posted a video of a player for the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim who threw 88 pitches as the starter, batted multiple times, and then moved from the mound in…

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It would be an understatement to say that this past offseason was the most important offseason in New England Patriots history. Last season marked the first time the Patriots had a losing season in 20 years. Much of the Patriots' lack of success a season ago came from the fact that Covid-19 …

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Well, we can officially say welcome back to campus as we all have gotten our first week of classes under our belt! With the fall semester now underway, the fall sports season is now back in full swing. For the fall sports teams here at UMass Boston, they haven’t been able to compete in a ful…

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Hello fellow Beacons! It is nice to finally be able to inform all of you that our return to normalcy inches closer by the day, as we will finally be back on campus for the fall semester.

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In many ways, New England sports is like New England weather. They say if you don’t like the weather in New England just wait a minute—and like the weather, the Celtics made some big changes. 

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The Boston Bruins easily had their most interesting and eventful offseason in their recent history. The Bruins had some clear needs on the defensive end, but their needs shifted dramatically when longtime Bruins center, David Krejci, announced he was going to play in his home country of the …

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On Friday, April 30, the Boston Celtics played one of their worst halves of basketball in a season. They were being blown out by the middling San Antonio Spurs, down 32 points at their nadir, and were savagely booed by the TD Garden faithful while heading into the locker room. The second hal…

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It is officially crunch time for the Beacons, as the regular season is now nearing its end. In fact, for the UMass Boston lacrosse team, the Little East Conference tournament officially begins the day this article is being written (May 6). Both the men and women’s track and field teams also …

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With just about a week left to go on the regular season, the East Division is still wide open. The Bruins currently sit in third place in the division; however, they can land anywhere between first place and fourth place come playoff time. So even though they have clinched a playoff spot, th…