April 16 2014

NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview; Random Q’s (04-16-14)

A Stanley Cup Playoffs preview podcast with Robert in Virginia and possibly a few other guests.  We'll cover the matchups in the first round in the Eastern and Western Conferences including big Stanley Cup favorites like the Bruins, Blues, Ducks, Penguins, and Blackhawks.  The Blackhawks, defending Cup champions, haven't been consistent all year but look to give the Blues the scare of their lives in what could be a very even series.   The Wild and Avalanache, two upstart teams, face each other in a Wild Card matchup of the Wild West, plus, two familiar foes in the Kings and Sharks play in a rematch of last year's 7 game semifinal thriller.  All this plus a look at Detroit's first playoff run as an Eastern Conference team, the new playoffs format, and a swan song playoff for the Ducks' Teemu Selanne.  Also tonight in Hour 2, Kevin on the Cape joins Dave for "Random Questions" as Spring hits full swing.

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April 14 2014

2014 Masters Recap Podcast w John in CT and Mike in North NJ (04-14-14)

On our bonus Masters Recap Podcast: we join John in CT and Mike in North NJ to recap the 2014 Masters Tournament.   The final round featured a brief battle between Bubba Watson and 20 year old wunderkind Jordan Spieth.  Spieth would falter in holes 8 and 9 and Bubba Watson would go on to win the Masters Championship.  We'll cover the particulars of both Watson and Spieth plus cover the other events of the Masters, plus the vibe of Augusta without Tiger Woods, an unusual number of well known players missing the cut, some changes to the course, the strikingly warm weather conditions, and more from the Masters.  Special 1 hour show.

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April 9 2014

UConn Wins it All!; MLB; Masters Preview; Random Q’s (04-09-14)

This week we look at UConn's exciting Tournament Run which ended with their National Championship on Monday night.   Coach Kevin Ollie, Shabazz Napier, and Ryan Boatwright led a great UConn defense to unseat Kentucky in the National Title Game, along with their big wins against Florida in the Final Four and Michigan State in the Elite 8.  It's been quite a run.  Plus, a small preview of the upcoming 2014 Masters Golf Tournament and in Hour 2, Kevin on the Cape joins Dave for "Random Q's".

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April 2 2014

Wrestlemania at 30; Preview and Rememberances; Random Q’s (04-02-14)

PLEASE NOTE:  Due to an error, the podcast starts at the 13:00 mark.  A special WWE Wrestlemania Preview podcast, where A Couple Quickies, Ari in Philadelphia, and Umberto's Clam House join Dave to share rememberances of Wrestlemania through the years.  This winner take all battle turns 30 in 2014 so we also will preview this year's event at the New Orleans Superdome: Will Randy Orton take down Batista and where will Triple H and Daniel Bryan factor into the mix?   Plus a look at the Undertaker/Brock Lesnar match, John Cena vs Bray Wyatt, and the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal.  Then in Hour 2, Kevin on the Cape joins Dave for "Random Questions" where we'll get into the other topics of the day.

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April 1 2014

UConn Makes Final Four; MLB Openers (04-01-14)

Special Tuesday Show!   On our regular purpose podcast (1 of 2 shows this week) we cover UConn's dramatic, unlikely, improbably run to the Final Four along with Kentucky's equally unexpected berth in the Final Four.  Plus a preview of the Final Four games, including the expected berths by Florida and Wisconsin. PLUS - a quick summary of MLB's Opening Days across America for a special Tuesday show.

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March 26 2014

2014 MLB Season Preview; NCAA; Random Q’s (03-26-14)

Gerry in Piscataway joins Dave to break down the Major League Baseball season and preview all the teams.  From the World Series favorite Dodgers and Red Sox down to the upstart Mariners and Rangers, we'll cover most of the teams, and give you our division predictions.   Not to mention, we'll cover some of the big stars on new teams: Robinson Cano on the Mariners, Prince Fielder on the Rangers, Jacoby Ellsbury on the Yankees, and several others.  In Hour 2, Kevin on the Cape re-joins Dave for "Random Questions" and a look at the upcoming Sweet 16 round of the NCAA Tournament.

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March 19 2014

NCAA Bracket Strategy; Tournament; Random Q’s (03-19-14)

Tom in NJ and Jeremy in NJ join Dave for more coverage of the NCAA Tournament.  This edition of the show features strategy on filling out the NCAA Basketball Bracket.  Which teams do you take?  Where will the 12-5 upsets be?   Is chalk (favorites) the way to go?  In addition, some tips on how to watch the NCAA Tournament, where to go, when to queue up the computer, and much more.  Plus: a cameo appearance by Andy in Seattle.   In Hour 2, Kevin on the Cape returns for "Random Questions" and we shall get Kevin's Final Four Picks for 2014.

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March 17 2014

2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament Preview w/ John in CT & Chris in SYR (03-17-14)

Tonight on a special Monday Edition of the Podcast, we speak to John in CT and Chris in Syracuse for the "NCAA Tournament Preview".   We will cover the biggest basketball tournament in the nation with our predictions and analysis.  Was SMU rightly left out of the tournament?  Did Syracuse and Pitt get seeded too highly?  Will Michigan State have another magical run in them?   Can Wichita State withstand a tough region as a #1 seed?  All this and more.  In hour 2, we'll continue our coverage and also welcome your predictions on the telephones.

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March 12 2014

College B-ball Conference Tournaments; Random Q’s (03-12-14)

Chris in Syracuse, on his birthday night, is scheduled to join us to break down the College Basketball Conference tournaments.  We'll get into some bubble team talk plus talk about the WCC, Big South, Horizon, Summit League, and numerous other smaller conference championships.  Then we'll look at the big Conference Tournaments featuring the Big 12, Pac 12, Big Ten, ACC, and more. Afterward, Jacob Rosales joins Dave to talk NFL Free Agency.   In Hour 2, Random Questions, possibly with Kevin on the Cape.

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March 5 2014

College Basketball Season in Review; NHL; Random Q’s (03-05-14)

Chris in Syracuse joins Dave for a quick recap of the College Basketball Regular Season in review, plus we look at the upcoming small conference tournaments and bubble teams.  Is Wichita State for real?  How big a disappointment was Kentucky Basketball this year?   Will Kansas be able to win consistently enough in the tournament?   Can the Mountain West send another round of seasoned teams to the NCAA Tournament?   How will the new Big East and Atlantic 10 fare?   Will Gonzaga roll to another WCC tournament win?   This and much more PLUS an NHL Trade Deadline Recap with Robert in VA, then Random Questions in Hour 2, without Kevin on the Cape, who is still under the weather. 

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