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Littlefield On Sports: Bruins, Aaron Hernandez, Soccer Riots In Brazil05:36
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Riot police take positions and fire tear gas toward protesters near the Castelao stadium in Fortaleza, Brazil, Wednesday, June 19, 2013. Protesters cut off the main access road to the stadium where Brazil will play Mexico in the Confederations Cup soccer tournament later Wednesday. Beginning as protests against bus fare hikes, the demonstrations have quickly ballooned to include broad middle-class outrage over the failure of governments to provide basic services and ensure public safety. (AP)
Riot police take positions and fire tear gas toward protesters near the Castelao stadium in Fortaleza, Brazil, Wednesday, June 19, 2013. Protesters cut off the main access road to the stadium where Brazil will play Mexico in the Confederations Cup soccer tournament later Wednesday. Beginning as protests against bus fare hikes, the demonstrations have quickly ballooned to include broad middle-class outrage over the failure of governments to provide basic services and ensure public safety. (AP)

There's lots to talk about in the world of sports this week. The Bruins face off tonight in game four of the Stanley Cup finals here in Boston. Police are questioning Patriots star tight end Aaron Hernandez in connection with a murder. And 200,000 people took to the streets in Brazil, to protest... the World Cup?

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Bill Littlefield, host of WBUR’s Only A Game.

This segment aired on June 19, 2013.

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