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Posted by Matt Pepin, Boston.com Staff May 7, 2012 11:38 AM
Tony's Top 5
Things to do after Achilles surgery
Watching sports. Before, I told my wife this was "work." Now, I tell her it's therapy.
Bossing people around Of course, this is done in a passive-aggressive fashion by playing up any and all perception of helplessness.
The drugs. If I play my cards right, maybe I can even make a few bucks?
Sleep. Never realized that lounging could be so exhausting. Won't be long now before I'm a hoarder, too.
Eat. Maybe it's just me, but this seems like the perfect time for fried chicken and beer. Eat, drink and be merry!
Tony's Top 5
Favorite blog entries
For 2011 Red Sox, there was plenty of blame to go around Oct. 1, 2011. The disgraceful collapse of the Red Sox stoked the fire in all of us.
Behind Garnett and James, Celtics and Heat are digging in June 4, 2012. Improbably, the Celtics pushed the Heat to the limit.
Thrill is back for Patriots Jan. 30, 2012. Another Super Bowl has even Bill Belichick musing.
You’ve got to believe June 15, 2011. On the morning of Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals, we all had reason to believe.
Tony Massarotti is a Globe sportswriter and has been writing about sports in Boston for the last 19 years. A lifelong Bostonian, Massarotti graduated from Waltham High School and Tufts University. He was voted the Massachusetts Sportswriter of the Year by his peers in 2000 and 2008 and has been a finalist for the award on several other occasions. This blog won a 2008 EPpy award for "Best Sports Blog".
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