(1:00) Tom E. Curran says that the Patriots future rides on breaking the tension between the team. Our Boston Sports Tonight crew discusses whether or not they think the Patriots can break the tension that has built up.
(6:40) Joe Haggerty joins Boston Sports Tonight from the Garden to break down the Bruins 8-4 win over the Penguins.
(12:25) Steve Buckley reacts to Alex Cora telling Evan Drellich that he will lean on veteran player to establish new rules, and whether he thinks that will work with the Red Sox.
(20:00) Phil Perry joins Boston Sports Tonight to discuss the report that Nate Solder wants to return to football in 2018, and what that means for the Patriots.
(22:00) Phil Perry gives his opinion on whether or not he thinks the Patriots will be able to bring back Danny Amendola this season.
(24:00) Phil discusses the report that Aqib Talib and Richard Sherman are possibilities for the Patriots this offseason, and which player e would like the Patriots to have.
Martellus Bennett is moving on from the game of football.
The former Patriots tight end announced his retirement Friday night on Twitter, stating he is shifting his focus to his multimedia production company, The Imagination Agency.
Bennett, 31, had 55 receptions for 701 yards and seven touchdowns in 16 games during the 2016 season with New England. After rejoining the Patriots in 2017, Bennett battled hamstring and shoulder injuries but did play in two games, catching six passes for 53 yards.
Bennett also played with the Cowboys, Giants, Bears, and Packers over the course of his 10-year career.
An arrest has been made in the Super Bowl week burglary at Rob Gronkowski's house.
Foxboro police announced Friday they have arrested 31-year-old Anthony Almeida, who has been charged with breaking and entering, receiving stolen property and malicious destruction of property.
The police also said they are searching for two other suspects, 26-year-old Shayne Denn and 28-year-old Eric Tyrrell.
Items taken from Gronkowski's house in the burglary included an Apple Watch, Rolex, and rare coins from the 1800s. Fortunately, those items have been recovered and Gronk will be getting them back. Police are still searching for the guns that were stolen from the house.