Patriots trade for Dillon

A good day so far for Boston sports.

The Patriots announced today that they have traded the #56 pick in the draft to Cincinnati for running back Corey Dillon. CBS Sportsline also says that the Patriots have re-done Dillon’s contract as well.

Sox beat the Yankees today, 5-4.

The Celtics will not have to face Ron Artest tomorrow night. The Pacers forward was suspended by the league for game two for leaving the bench during a brief altercation in the second quarter on Saturday.

Now, we just need the Bruins to come through.

Random Quote

Personally, I think it’s Pedro’s new Shaughnessy hairstyle that might be messing him up, but whatever is going on, Martinez needs to get back on track or he can forget about George Steinbrenner dangling many millions for many years on a guy with John Burkett stuff.

— Dan Shaughnessy, Boston Globe, Sept 9th, 2004.