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Podcast: 2018 NFL Draft Preview with Ron in NJ (04-25-18)

April 25th, 2018 · Comments

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Ron in NJ joins Dave to cover this year's NFL Draft from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX.   First, a look at the much larger venue and the new host city.  Later, we cover the top QB's in the draft including Sam Darnold, Josh Rosen, Baker Mayfield, and Josh Allen.   Will Saquon Barkley, Penn State running back, get picked in the top five?  Later a look at the best players at each position group and possible sleeper picks.  Afterward, we present our mock draft of the top ten picks.

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Podcast: NBA Report - First Round Continued, Missed Opportunities for the Pacers and Raptors (04-24-18)

April 24th, 2018 · Comments

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Chris and Dave look at the ongoing first round of the NBA Playoffs, including some dramatic game 4s in the Eastern Conference.  The Bucks hold off the Celtics to tie their series 2-2.  The Pacers blow a golden opportunity in their game four and let LeBron and the Cavs tie up their series at 2-2.  The Raptors blow an 8 point fourth quarter lead and let the Wizards tie their series at 2-2.   We look at the Warriors' impending elimination of the Spurs, the Jazz' opportunity to go up 3-1 on the Thunder, the Rockets' overwhelming performance so far against Minnesota and more from the ongoing first round.

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Podcast: NBA Report - 2018 Playoffs First Round Update (04-16-18)

April 16th, 2018 · Comments

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Chris and Dave are back for the first of our Playoff NBA Reports.   First, a recap of several exciting first round games including Bucks/Celtics and Wolves/Rockets.   Later we look at some of the other NBA first round series in perspective, and near the end we will offer our NBA Finals Predictions.  Chris and Dave may have some surprises with the predictions.   Also some other storylines including the LA Market missing the playoffs for the first time since 2005, Kawhi Leonard's official end to his season, a LeBron James first round loss for the first time since 2012, and much more.

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Podcast: 2018 Masters Recap with John and Mike (04-11-18)

April 11th, 2018 · Comments

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John and Mike are back to recap this year's Masters Tournament, won by Patrick Reed.  Reed, one of the more unlikeable players on the tour, nevertheless had a big weekend with numerous eagles in his third round.  We'll look at his journey to victory along with the great competition from Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler.   Later we comment on other aspects of the tournaments, the usual rundown of surprises and disappointments, a look at the upcoming PGA Tour schedule, and more from the world of golf.

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Podcast: Wrestlemania 34 Preview (04-04-18)

April 4th, 2018 · Comments

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The whole gang is back in town: YOTS, Quickies, Parcells, Fiddle, and Umberto's all joining Dave to preview Wrestlemania 34 in New Orleans.   The WWE continues to push Roman Reigns as the face of the WWE, despite overwhelming hatred from wrestling fans everywhere.   Reigns will try to battle Brock Lesnar (most likely) for the championship.  In other bouts, we'll see former MMA star Ronda Rousey go for a title of her own, plus some other matches, the tag team match, a singles match, yet another visit from the Undertaker, and more.  The crew predicts the surprise guests for Wrestlemania this year.  There are rumblings that the Rock and Daniel Bryan could make cameos.  All this and more in our usual light hearted look at pro wrestling.

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Podcast: 2018 Final Four Preview with John, Andy, and Tommy (03-28-18)

March 28th, 2018 · Comments

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John, Andy, Tommy, and Dave present this year's Final Four preview for the big games in San Antonio.   First we recap the eventful Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight rounds from last year which include Loyola's incredible run to the Final Four, a great game between Kansas and Duke, and much more.  Michigan takes Loyola Chicago in the first Final Four game, and Kansas takes on Villanova in the second game.  We predict the Final Four game winners, and look ahead to the potential National Championship Game on Monday night.  

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Podcast: NBA Report - Steph’s Latest Injury, Tyronn Lue’s Absence, Wizards Talk (03-27-18)

March 27th, 2018 · Comments

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On this week's "NBA Report", Chris and Dave look at the Warriors' latest challenge: Steph Curry's MCL sprain that will keep out through the first round of the playoffs.   Later we take a look at the chaos of the health of Cavs coach Tyronn Lue, forced to take a leave of absence, then some other topics including support for justice in the Stephon Clark's tragic death, the crumbling Wizards, more injury updates from the Celtics and their ongoing road trip, and more from the association as teams tune up for the playoffs.

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Podcast: 2018 MLB Preview Part Two - AL Previews - with Ari and Gerry (03-21-18)

March 22nd, 2018 · Comments

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Part Two of our Two Part MLB Preview Show starts with the AL Division Previews.  Are the Yankees able to match the pre-season hype with the monster Giancarlo Stanton trade?    Are the Angels worried about new player Shohei Ohtani's spring struggles?  Will the Twins be able to survive Jorge Polanco's PED suspension and make a division run with an otherwise solid lineup?  Later we offer MVP, Rookie of the Year, and win total predictions, along with thoughts on MLB concessions this year.   Gerry, Ari, and Dave break down all the teams in baseball for 2018.

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Podcast: 2018 MLB Preview Part One - NL Previews - with Ari and Gerry (03-21-18)

March 21st, 2018 · Comments

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It's our two part MLB Preview show with Ari in Philadelphia and Gerry in Piscataway by way of Jersey City, aka "Fidz and Cap."  In Part One, we a look at the new pace of play rules, breaking down the slow offseason and the lack of big free agent contracts, what made players get so much less in the open market compared to past years?   Later, it's our NL division previews:  will early injuries de-rail the Dodgers from the division title?   Will the Mets be healthy enough to dominate on the mound like the 2015 team?   

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Podcast: 2018 NCAA Tournament Update with John and Andy (03-21-18)

March 21st, 2018 · Comments

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John in CT and Andy in Seattle are back to recap an unbelievable first weekend in the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament.   UMBC is the first 16 seed to upset a Number 1 seed by blowing away Virginia.  Michigan escapes toward the Sweet 16 with a near-buzzer-beater by Jordan Peele.  Marshall takes down Wichita State.  Buffalo crushes 4th seeded Arizona to eliminate the Pac 12 from the tournament entirely.  Syracuse improbably makes the Sweet 16 by taking down Michigan State on Sunday.  John, Andy, and Dave summarize the madness, then preview the Sweet 16 and Elite Eight rounds of the tourney.

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