Let’s throw in a no-hitter for good measure.
There are times these days when one wonders what New England sports fans did to deserve this glut of riches.
On Sunday, Paul Pierce and LeBron James engaged in one of the great Game 7 duels in NBA history and tonight the Celtics play Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals. Our thrice-crowned local football team is coming off an 18-1 Super Bowl season, and the Red Sox are defending world champions.
And last night Jon Lester threw a no-hitter, blanking the Kansas City Royals, 7-0, at Fenway Park – just to remind us that we are in the middle of baseball season.