Entries from April 2010
April 28th, 2010 ·
Upsets are the theme of the day, as Dave looks at how team-work lends into the big upset. Dave looks at teamwork in Music (hip hop recording with multiple guest performers). Also: How did the Milwaukee Bucks turned around an 0-2 deficit into a 3-2 lead against the agile Atlanta Hawks?
PLUS: Jacob "El Hebrew Hammer" Rosales joins in with an NFL Draft position by position breakdown for the San Francisco 49ers and Dave's Pittsburgh Steelers.
April 26th, 2010 ·
Dave fights with himself over whether the Lakers are overrated, overmatched, or just bored. A preview of Game 5 between the Lakers and Thunder. PLUS: an NBA First Round recap and an ode to the LA Kings' brief playoff run.
April 16th, 2010 ·
The annual NBA Playoffs Preview Podcast. Dave predicts each matchup of the NBA's First Round. Also: a look at why the bench is overrated in the NBA Playoffs.
April 12th, 2010 ·
Who's going to be Chicken Little this time and write off the Lakers? Dave dismisses the doom and gloom surrounding Los Angeles over the Lakers' recent slide. Why the Lakers will still be the team to beat in the West, PLUS, what makes the 6-8 seeds, San Antonio, Portland, and Ok. City, overmatched for the long term.
AND: Are the Blazers and Thunder in over their heads? -- with updates on the East and West playoff seedings.
April 12th, 2010 ·
Dave looks over a thrilling, joyful, and memorable Masters Tournament. Phil Mickelson takes his 3rd Major, and Dave looks at Phil's Masterful outing as well as the other great performances that made the tournament fun to watch.
ALSO: A look at why the Steelers may have jumped the gun when they traded star WR Santonio Holmes to the Jets for a 5th Round Draft Pick. The Steelers' Moral Quagmire, More on Big Ben Roethlisberger, and how the Jets made out like bandits. PLUS: Are the Jets now the team to beat in the AFC?
April 5th, 2010 ·
Dave takes a breath and shares his initial thoughts on a thrilling matchup in the NCAA Men's Basketball Championship between Duke and Butler. A look at what made it so great in the moment and how the context of a weak NCAA Basketball scene made this game possible. Jacob Rosales joins Dave to talk about how Butler wasn't as big an underdog as they appeared. Also: more on the future of Duke, Mike Krzyzewski and the Butler Bulldogs' NCAA Program. Plus: Why does Duke get an unfair rap as a hated basketball program?
Later on the show: a quick analysis of the Donovan McNabb trade from the Philadelphia Eagles to the Washington Redskins.