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Sports History
December 20th, 2014

The Mostly True Story Of The Last Basket At The Old Boston Garden

During the NBA playoffs in 1995, Horace Grant scored the last official basket in the old Boston Garden. But that was not the final basket made from the Garden’s parquet floor. That moment happened a couple of weeks later, and Bill Littlefield and OAG Senior Producer Gary Waleik were there.

In The News
December 20th, 2014

Eyeing Title, Dallas Mavericks Add Rajon Rondo

“The window for them to win a second title with this core group is closing, and they’re making a run at it,” Only A Game’s Doug Tribou says of the Dallas Mavericks, who just made a deal with the Celtics for All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo. Tribou joins Bill Littlefield to assess the trade.

Only A Blog
October 30th, 2014
By Martin Kessler

Remembering Boston Mayor Tom Menino’s Sports Legacy

Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino, who died Thursday, oversaw one of the most dominant eras in sports history. But there’s more to Menino’s sports legacy than championships.

Feature
October 11th, 2014

After Drugs Drove Him From The NBA, Chris Herren Makes Off-Court Comeback

Chris Herren was a basketball phenom who made the NBA only to flame out because of his addiction to drugs. At one point, Herren was spending $20,000 a month on his habit. Today Herren gives talks about his experience. Bill Littlefield reports.

Only a blog
October 9th, 2014
By Eric Larrabee

A Brief History Of Feel-Good Sports Moments

Sports is all about winning — except when it isn’t. The New England Patriots reminded us of that last Sunday.

In The News
March 8th, 2014

New Zealand Boy Losing His Sight Adds NBA Game To Visual Memory Bank

If you knew you were going blind, what would you go to see while you still could? A 12-year-old boy from New Zealand suffering from a degenerative eye condition traveled to the U.S. to see an NBA game. OAG’s Doug Tribou reports.

Interview
October 26th, 2013

NBA Season Preview With ESPN's Henry Abbott

The 2013-2014 NBA season tips off on Tuesday. Henry Abbott of ESPN’s True Hoop joins Bill to preview the upcoming season — and explain why some teams will be fighting for last place.

Commentary
June 29th, 2013

Boston’s Sports Week To Remember … Or Forget

Sometimes we go to the sports stories and sometimes they come to us. This week Boston had more sports news than any one city needs. Bill Littlefield reflects on a wide range of “big news.”

In The News
May 4th, 2013

The Story Behind The Jason Collins Story

NBA veteran Jason Collins made history this week by announcing he is gay. The news appeared in an exclusive Sports Illustrated cover story. Bill Littlefield spoke with SI Executive Editor Jon Wertheim who was there for the Collins interview.

In Depth
February 16th, 2013

Preview: The NBA’s 2013 Playoff Drive

Midway through the NBA season, three teams boast winning percentages above .700, Sports Illustrated’s Chris Ballard joined Bill Littlefield to break down this season’s title contenders.

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