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Wednesday’s Morning Mashup

03.31.10 at 8:19 am ET

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Red Sox at Orioles, 1:05 p.m.
Thunder at Celtics, 7:30 p.m. (CSNNE; WEEI)


‘™¦ In The Philadelphia Inquirer, Peter Mucha re-examines the end of the 2005 Super Bowl between the Patriots and Eagles and concludes that Donovan McNabb did not throw up during the Eagles’ final drive.

‘™¦ Robert Wright has an interesting opinion piece in The New York Times in which he discusses the “moral litmus test” America faces in regards to Tiger Woods.

‘™¦ The Miami Herald has the annual “Everyone hates Duke” column, and Israel Gutierrez starts his assault with Mike Krzyzewski.

‘™¦ Meanwhile, John Harris in The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review looks at West Virginia coach Bob Huggins and his “anti-hero” status.

ON THIS DAY TRIVIA: On March 31, 1991, which Bruin set an NHL single-game record with 10 penalties (six minors, two majors, a misconduct and a game misconduct) in a 7-3 victory over the Hartford Whalers?

QUOTE OF THE DAY: “Change is good sometimes. How many basketball coaches have been in the same position for 13 years? Very, very few.” ‘€” Boston College director of athletics Gene DeFilippo, at Tuesday’s press conference to discuss the reasons for Al Skinner’s departure

STAT OF THE DAY: 5 ‘€” Shutouts this season for Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask, after Tuesday night’s 1-0 win over the Devils

‘NET RESULTS: “The Daily Show” takes a closer look at the proposed all-white basketball league and its founder.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c
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SOOTHING SOUNDS: Herb Alpert is 75 today. That’s the Carpenters introducing him.