April 16 2014
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.
April 14 2014
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.
April 9 2014
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".
April 2 2014
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.
April 1 2014
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.
March 26 2014
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.
March 19 2014
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.
March 17 2014
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.
March 12 2014
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.
March 5 2014
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.