Boomer & Carton: Jerry’s Update Pleases The Booms
After Craig was through voicing his lifelong frustration of being called Chris, and Boomer talked about the dangers of sinkholes in New Jersey, Jerry Recco got busy doing his thing as only he can.
Jerry began with Boomer’s beloved Rangers, who managed to fend off the mighty Penguins to win Game 7 in Pittsburgh 2-1 and now await either the Bruins or the Canadians in the Eastern Conference finals. We heard from a fired-up Brad Richards, who netted what proved to be the game winner in the second period and the Game 7 hero himself, Henrik Lundqvist. Needless to say, the Booms added some commentary and provided analysis of the action. Out West the Blackhawks ended their series with the Wild thanks to a 2-1 win.
As for the action on the diamond, the Mets wrapped up their two-game set in the Bronx with a 12-7 win over the Yankees. Daniel Murphy went deep, but assured afterwards he was not trying to ‘pimp’ it – which makes sense because according to some ‘Pimpin Ain’t Easy.’ Joe Girardi was ejected from the game, but doesn’t know why. From the NBA, the Thunder took advantage of a Clippers’ collapse to win 105-104, taking a 3-2 series lead, the Wizards blew out the Pacers 102-79 – now trail 3-2 and the Pistons hired Stan Van Gundy and made him his own boss…