Rockets legend Rudy Tomjanovich was selected for induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame over the weekend and he joins Otto Strong and Aaron Berlin for a wide ranging discussion of his career as a player and coach. "Rudy T" is one of the classiest men to ever participate in the sport. Incredibly, he is the first University of Michigan basketball alum to join the Hall of … [Read more...] about Newly elected Hall of Famer Rudy Tomjanovich
Jamal Crawford should be a future Hall of Famer," but is definitely a Hall of Fame human being. He joins Mike to discuss some of the initiatives he is involved with to help others during the Corona Virus crisis and his message is very inspirational. At the 21:30 mark, Jamal shares the incredible story of how he found out about Kobe Bryant's death. He has 7 solid minutes of … [Read more...] about Jamal Crawford on helping others, his Kobe Bryant stories, his future as a player, and some classic April Fools pranks with Barbi Barker of Newsday
George Solomon was the assistant managing editor for sports at the Washington Post from 1975-2003. During his career he oversaw the work of legendary journalists like Michael Wilbon, Sally Jenkins, Christine Brennan, JA Adande, David Aldridge, Tony Kornheiser and many others. Since 2003, has been the director of the Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism at the University … [Read more...] about Monica McNutt welcomes legendary sports journalist George Solomon
John Fanta and Kim Adams are joined by Dr. Sarah Edwards to discuss her experiences playing for legendary coach Pat Summitt and her current job as an Emergency Medicine Physician battling on the frontlines against Coronavirus. … [Read more...] about From Tennessee Lady Vol to Coronavirus Fighter – Dr. Sarah Edwards
A breakdown of why and how certain members of society are getting tested at different rates. The recent outbreak of the novel Coronavirus, COVID-19, has disrupted daily life for millions of Americans and individuals worldwide. Social distancing and sanitary measures are reactionary steps the Centers for Disease Control (“CDC”) have suggested, but one of the more critical … [Read more...] about Why NBA Players (and other celebs) are being tested for COVID-19 faster than the general population.
Ric Bucher of Fox Sports 1 and Bleacher Report joins Eric Newman and BJ Armstrong to discuss a way to stage the playoffs. Plus the guys reminisce about Paul Pierce on a wheelchair and the 'We Believe' Warriors. … [Read more...] about Ric Bucher’s Vegas Playoff Blueprint – Could It Happen?
Rachel McNair of CBS Sports is on the college basketball and NFL crew for live broadcasts of the games. She takes us behind the scenes of TV production and also shares her philosophy of producing the "One Shining Moment" feature that caps the NCAA tournament coverage. While this year's tournament has been cancelled, Rachel has been a part of the crew for several years and her … [Read more...] about Rachel McNair of CBS Sports takes us behind the scenes
Fox Sports broadcaster Tim Brando joins John Fanta and Kim Adams to share his perspective on calling the last basketball game of the season and what sports will look like when they return. Plus he goes deep into the archive for favorite March Madness moments and impressions of Keith Jackson, Dick Vitale and Harry Caray. … [Read more...] about Tim Brando on Coronavirus, the Impact of Sports and Legendary Hoop Moments
Mark Cuban spends 30 minutes with Mike Wise and you'll come away from this show with a renewed appreciation of his leadership skills and properly calibrated moral compass. At the 2:20 mark, he describes having replaced Donald Trump as President in 2015. Other highlights: (9:25) No Mavericks personnel have asked for special treatment during the crisis. (12:00) How sports will … [Read more...] about Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban with words of advice and inspiration during the COVID-19 crisis
Eric Newman and BJ Armstrong are joined by Bob Delaney, who in addition to being a former NBA referee also worked as a New Jersey State trooper and infiltrated the mob as an undercover agent. He speaks to groups about PTSD and has a unique perspective on the challenges facing the country (4:00) and the sports world (15:10). He also shares classic stories from his days with the … [Read more...] about Bob Delaney on Coronavirus and NBA response