Le Batard & Friends Network

Le Batard & Friends Network

By Dan Le Batard

Your one-stop feed for Dan, Stu, and all of the original podcasts from the LeBatard & Friends network. You won't miss a show here.

Episodes

NPDS - Caitlin Clark announces decision to enter 2024 WNBA draft!; The Great Wendy's Backtrack!; F1, Red Bull Racing have a major problem (Episode 1002)

Today’s word of the day is ‘fever’ as in the Indiana Fever as in the Iowa Hawkeyes as in Caitlin Clark as in the WNBA. Clark announced she is going to the WNBA draft. She will forgo her final year of eligibility. Is this a smart business move? Could she make more in NIL and sponsor deals? (12:50) It’s time to talk Wendy’s again! Looks like the company is backtracking its dynamic pricing. Why? (19:15) F1 scandal has hit the circuit before the season starts. Principal of Red Bull Racing Christian Horner was under investigation for some nefarious activity. He was let off the hook, but a leak! (32:03) Review: The Leftovers. (37:30) NFL is not going to ban the “tush push”. Are you okay with that? What other rules or technology is the NFL working on? (44:00) NPPOD. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/03/24·47m 25s

MYSTERY CRATE - Episode Two Hundred - Sixty - Seven

The shipping container wonders about the brave people who tried things for the first time, Billy continues his attack on Disney adults, Taylor shares a story about a man named "George", and Lucy talks about boundaries with her therapist. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/03/24·53m 5s

COOLIGANS - GoodVibesJohn is bringing the good vibes back to Manchester United!

Manchester United content creator, GoodVibesJohn, is in-studio to talk all things United and share his thoughts on the biggest stories surrounding the Red Devils!  There aren't many bigger Manchester United supporters than social media sensation GoodVibesJohn, so we had to have him join the show to break down the team's rollercoaster of a season! Christian, Alexis, and John discuss United's FA Cup triumph over Nottingham Forest, Paul Pogba's lengthy doping suspension, and Marcus Rashford's article in The Players' Tribune. The guys also find out about John's Korean culture and how it's affected his soccer fandom. United supporters won't want to miss this interview! Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/03/24·1h 6m

RULE OF TWO - Bad Batch Ep 4 A Different Approach

Darth Amin and Darth Cornpuzzle have returned to guide you through the third and final season of The Bad Batch, following our defective AND effective Clone Force 99 across the galaxy. We pick right up with the escape of Crosshair and Omega as they crash land on the planet Lau, Omega flexes her gambling prowess and they cross paths with a local imperial captain acting as despot. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/03/24·25m 2s

ODDBALL - Don't Call It A Comeback ft. Brad Miller

Sorry Clippers, but if you come at the king... well, you know the rest. In the Lakers 21-point comeback win, LeBron showed everyone that he is still HIM… and on the verge of 40,000 points. Amin and Charlotte also breakdown why the Knicks' protest of the Feb. 12th loss to the Rockets was denied by the NBA and what action to watch for tonight thanks to BET THE SHOW presented by DraftKings. Later on, Amin and Charlotte are joined by Indiana legend and two-time NBA All-Star Brad Miller, who shares some of his wild stories from 14 seasons in the NBA and some lifelong friendships from the NBA led to starting a new league and making him a star of the outdoors. To learn more about the United Basketball League, visit TheUBL.com and follow @TheUBL. Catch Brad Miller on "Country Boys Outdoors" on The Sportsman Channel and watch full seasons on MyOutdoorTV.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/02/24·27m 31s

UNDERDOGS: Almost March: NCAA Basketball Teams to Watch

This week on “Underdogs” Jordan and Peter take an early look at college basketball teams to keep an eye on as we head into March. Then, the guys give their favorite Fantasy Baseball sleepers you should target in your upcoming draft. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/02/24·27m 26s

PTFO - The Hard Truth About Orgasms in Sports, with Domonique Foxworth

Is sex a performance-enhancing drug? Pablo and Domonique insert themselves into the debate over "post-nut clarity" with exhaustive research, from a pre-game onesome in the locker room and abstinence as a coaching philosophy, to the stamp of approval from Drake, Megan Rapinoe and actual doctors — Pablo's dad included. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/02/24·48m 49s

NPDS - NFLPA release player survey: Chiefs & Commanders worst teams! Dolphins & Vikings best!; Will Scott Boras comments lead to more fighting? (Episode 1001)

Today’s word of the day is ‘leap year’ as in today as in February 29 as in every four years as in class is in session. The NFLPA released a player survey where they graded every team in the league. In all categories from training to facilities to owners to food to family care. The Chiefs win Super Bowls but it appears players do not like the team! The Commanders ranked last again… duh. (21:00) What is the latest with the Commanders outside of the survey? FedEx backed out of the stadium naming rights. A bill just passed in DC for RFK Stadium. Is the team moving? (29:20) Review: Thelma & Louise. (34:00) Scott Boras of course showed up to the Cody Bellinger press conference with the Cubs. What did he have to say? (43:45) NPPOD. (46:06) Wendy’s is going to start dynamic pricing. How does that make you feel? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/02/24·47m 58s

MOCO - Episode 84: Swimming with Sharks

Season 3 continues…This week on Montgomery & Co., we have Haley Hill, a former NFL cheerleader/Veteran who went up against the “sharks” in Shark Tank and came out with a successful deal for her company. Plus, Atlanta Dream GM Dan Padover joins the show! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/02/24·52m 42s

NPDS - It's Episode 1000 of Nothing Personal and Coca joins! He is real! Being a sports fan, his Top 5 movie list, and more! (Episode 1000)

Today’s word of the day is ‘1000’ as in the 1000th episode of Nothing Personal! And it's with Coca! That's me, I'm Coca! I write these things everyday! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/02/24·49m 4s

ODDBALL - No Offense to Offense, But Cool It, NBA!

What do people have against scoring? Wait... maybe we should rephrase that? Amin and Charlotte explain what's behind the NBA Competition Committee reviewing whether there's too much offense in the league now, when it all changed and what might happen next to make it... worse? Also, what's really going on with LeBron's now deleted tweet in defense of Bronny being left off ESPN's 2024 NBA Mock Drafts? Oh, and Amin reveals another father-son dynamic that will totally SHOCK you! Plus, it's Wednesday and it's been too long... time for WORD COUNT! Spoiler: Charlotte breaks a record with her response to the Raptors' pizza party promise and Amin has a few words for Chris Paul's return to the Warriors.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
28/02/24·27m 31s

ODDBALL - The Big Easy Brawl ft. Joakim Noah

As several Miami Heat and New Orleans Pelicans players serve their suspensions from the scuffle in the Big Easy over the weekend, Amin and Charlotte react to the NBA's continued 'slap on the wrist' storylines this season. Plus, have you SEEN the Clippers new logo?! Then, Charlotte sits down in Indianapolis with the always charismatic Joakim Noah, the two-time NCAA Champion and two-time NBA All-Star to talk about turning his experience and wisdom from 13 seasons in the NBA to now being an ambassador to a variety of NBA initiatives from Basketball Without Borders to the NBA’s efforts in Africa, including with the new Basketball Africa League. The 2024 Basketball Africa League regular season tips off March 9th in South Africa, go to BAL.NBA.com for more info. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/02/24·27m 31s

PTFO - Inflategate: Unmasking the Scorekeeper Who Faked NBA History

Do you trust the sanctity of data and proof of objectivity? What if we told you that a guru at the forefront of the analytics revolution... had cooked the books of the NBA, to boost stars of the Jordan era? Correspondent Tom Haberstroh confronts a statistician with an invisible hand — and reveals that the pumping-up of our historical record is more widespread today than even nerds like Pablo had accounted for. The human element, after all, can always grease the wheels. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/02/24·51m 7s

NPDS - Shohei Ohtani set to make Dodgers Spring Training debut! NFL Problems: Top picks skipping combine & and the collapsing RB market! (Episode 999)

Today’s word of the day is ‘debut’ as in Shohei Ohtani as in Los Angeles Dodgers as in Spring Training as in gameplays. Ohtani is set to make his debut in Spring Training today. Dave Roberts spoke about the plan to get Ohtani some at-bats. MLB Network will air the game. Biggest free agent signing of all-time! (11:35) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me about Spring Training: what should fans look for? What do front offices look for? (25:20) Review: Anyone But You. (28:10) NFL Combine is here. Top prospects are starting to opt-out way more than usual. New trend? Just this year? Is the NFL happy about it? (35:30) The running back market has crashed. Players aren’t getting top dollar. Teams are passing on franchise tagging running backs. Will it ever bounce back? (41:30) NPPOD. (44:00) Pistons lost to the Knicks. Monty Williams lost it on the refs in the postgame presser. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/02/24·48m 16s

CINEPHILE - Dune: Part Two + Cigs and SAGs

Dune: Part Two. (No spoilers) SAG Awards recap. Director Chris Cassel joins Adnan to discuss his documentary “To End All War: Oppenheimer & the Atomic Bomb”. Chris fell in love with New York. The Third Man. The Coen brothers broke up?! Adnan does some Bob Costas/Ben Mankiewicz middling. Films you won’t believe Alexander Payne has contributed to. Chris’ limited fake Christopher Walken.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/02/24·56m 16s

COOLIGANS - Messi League Soccer returns for the 2024 season!

The 2024 MLS season has begun, with an opening weekend full of incredible action and hilarious moments!  MLS is back baby! The first weekend of action was great for some teams, but others will be looking to bounce back as quickly as possible after a disappointing initial result. Christian and Alexis break down all the games and give their biggest winners and losers from the opening matchday, especially Messi and Inter Miami's comeback result against LA Galaxy. The guys also recap the League Cup Final between Chelsea and Liverpool, give their thoughts on Everton's point deduction being reduced, and react to the viral video of iShowSpeed taking out Kaka in a charity match. Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
27/02/24·1h 6m

NPDS - Cody Bellinger signs short-term with Cubs: Did Boras or Cubs blink first?; Athletics update! It's time to ban court-storming! (Episode 998)

It's David's birthday! Everyone go wish him a happy birthday! And celebrate with a piece of cake for yourself! (calories don't count for birthday cake!) Today’s word of the day is ‘blinked’ as in Scott Boras as in the Chicago Cubs as in Cody Bellinger. It finally happened. Cody Bellinger has signed a deal. It’s not the longterm deal most people thought he’d get. Who won this standoff? What’s next for the Boras Boys? (11:20) Let me talk about my weekend and the Challenged Athletes Foundation. (19:05) It’s time for an A’s update! (30:30) Review: American Fiction. (34:00) We need to put an end to court-storming. Enough is enough. (40:00) NPPOD. Miami Heat and New Orleans Pelicans suspensions for a fight! The drama! (43:45) Steve Kerr got an extension. Big money. Matches up the years with Curry. End of an era? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/02/24·47m 12s

ODDBALL - Change of Pace: From Reggie to Tyrese ft. Megan Gailey

Don't you dare call the Midwest a bunch of flyover states! Amin and Charlotte talk with comedian Megan Gailey from Indianapolis about her pride in repping Indy (and especially the Pacers) her whole life, why the city is buzzing about Tyrese Haliburton carrying the torch of the franchise in the way Reggie Miller did, and how basketball is part of all aspects of her life - from her comedy and marriage to motherhood. If you still don't know the love people have for basketball in Indiana after this, you must be joking! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/02/24·27m 31s

PTFO - We Found the Voice That America’s Gun Debate Needs

We’ve found a dose of optimism amid America’s exhausting gun debate. And it’s located in the incredible life story of Jason Kander: a former Army intelligence officer and political prodigy, knighted by Barack Obama himself, who had to drop out of politics, entirely. But now, one week after the mass shooting at the Kansas City Chiefs’ Super Bowl parade, Kander — a fifth-generation Kansas Citian — tells us how the gun industry’s biggest scam is also its greatest legal strength. And why one relatively unknown piece of legislation, the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act, is the key to changing everything. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/02/24·53m 18s

NPDS - Spring Training planning, nightmare injuries, and Kodai Senga's shoulder; White Sox owner explains his billion dollar request (Episode 997)

Today’s word of the day is ‘opportunistic’ as Spring Training as in baseball is back as in injuries as in the Mets got bad news about Kodai Senga. Wonderful. Shoulder injury and he’s shut down. This is a team’s worst nightmare. (18:30) The White Sox want a new stadium. The White Sox want public money. Owner Jerry Reinsdorf spoke with the media… why? (29:28) Review: Bitconned. (37:20) The Pittsburgh Pirates announced a deal with Mitch Keller yesterday. Wonder why they did that! (40:20) NPPOD. (42:30) The Marlins signed someone! It was Tim Anderson. Woohoo! (44:40) It’s time to talk uniforms again! See-through pants!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/02/24·47m 8s

GBF: Rumor Mill has it

There isn't much going on in the NFL officially which means the rumor mill is swirling, which of course leads to Fuentes' Top 5 "Mills". Mikey A gives Stugotz and Fuentes the latest things he is hearing on the NFL grapevine. Dwight Freeney joins the show after he found out he will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this year. Dwight shares the story of how Michael Jordan helped surprise him with the news and what his plans are for his speech. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/02/24·57m 7s

MYSTERY CRATE: Episode Two Hundred - Sixty - Six

Roy, Lucy, Jess and Tony discuss how scams are becoming to prevalent, who is falling for these things and how most phone calls now come with bad news. Fuentes talks about how his dentist left him feeling "off" before Lucy leads the show in some simple breathing exercises for relaxation. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/02/24·53m 40s

RULE OF TWO - Bad Batch Season 3

Darth Amin and Darth Cornpuzzle have returned to guide you through the third and final season of The Bad Batch, following our defective AND effective Clone Force 99 across the galaxy. In the first three episodes, which were all released at once, Omega and Crosshair plot their escape from Mad Scientist Dr. Hemlock's mountain lair with the help of a Lurca Hound named Batcher, while Hunter and Wrecker chase down leads that take them to an abandoned former Imperial outpost. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/02/24·34m 42s

THE POSCAST: Baseball Card Extravaganza 2024 Finale!

Joe and Mike conclude their series of opening sports cards in an effort to raise money for ALS care. This year, they are partnering with Project Main Street. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/02/24·1h 11m

COOLIGANS - Heems: The rapper who sells coconut oil?

Our good friend, Heems, is back on the show and back on the music scene, this time with an incredible new album called LAFANDAR!  This episode is a great one for our New York viewers and listeners, as Queens' very own Heems is here to talk music, culture, soccer, and so much more! The guys discuss Heems' hiatus from music after Das Racists' breakup, break down how his Indian heritage has affected his music and influenced the new album, and ask why he named a song after Bukayo Saka. Heems also tells us the story about how he flew to London for 24 hours to meet Alexis for an Arsenal game and dinner. Don't miss out on the hilarious interview! Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/02/24·44m 12s

ODDBALL - The Reign of King LeBron is Coming to an End?

LeBron James is sitting out against Steph Curry and the Warriors tonight with an ankle injury... while he claims to be "50-50" on whether he'll do a farewell tour when he finally calls it quits, and his future with the Lakers seems questionable, even if the Lakers express that they're "open" to drafting Bronny James in any effort to please and keep LeBron... oh, humble King, don't let your NBA kingdom crumble! The NBA may be back tonight from All-Star break but Charlotte is still buzzing from her trip to Indianapolis' iconic St. Elmo Steakhouse and their famous shrimp cocktail. Plus, Charlotte's live reactions and afterthoughts from seeing the Slam Dunk contest for the first time in-person and reveals perhaps the only good thing from the All-Star Weekend worth keeping... Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/02/24·27m 31s

PTFO - This Is Share & Tell… Now: Katie Nolan, Charlotte Wilder, Pablo, and Our Respective Enemies

Why did Jennifer Lopez self-fund an allegorical $20 million “movie” about her life? (And why did all three of us watch it?) How good are we at the Dutch art of doing nothing? (And should we reimagine the concept of “something”?) And, finally, who’s on our personal Enemies Lists? (And why is it FS1’s Nick Wright?) Further reading: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Osu2N9gysYk https://variety.com/2024/film/features/jennifer-lopez-this-is-me-now-musical-film-ben-affleck-love-story-1235908364/ https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2024/feb/07/the-art-of-doing-nothing-have-the-dutch-found-the-answer-to-burnout-culture https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/17/well/bed-rotting-hurkle-durkle.html Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/02/24·51m 37s

NPDS - The NFL can't be happy with Antonio Pierce's 'Mahomes Rules'; Justin Fields, Instagram, and the social media craze (Episode 996)

Today’s word of the day is ‘Mahomes Rules’ as Antonio Pierce as in Maxx Crosby as in the Las Vegas Raiders. New head coach Antonio Pierce says he wants the Raiders to get to Patrick Mahomes like the Detroit Pistons did to Michael Jordan. Why are coaches saying these things in public!? (13:45) This new world we live in is crazy. Justin Fields unfollows the Bears and the world knows in seconds. Huge story! Why? (30:35) Review: Shawshank Redemption. (36:00) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me about The Athletic’s latest piece on Bob Nutting and the Pittsburgh Pirates. (45:45) NPPOD.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/02/24·48m 12s

UNDERDOGS: NBA Teams That Can Rebound Their Season & Early MLB Favorites

On this week's episode of "Underdogs" Jordan and Peter check back in with the NBA. Which teams can rebound their season after a tough start? Plus, spring training us underway and the guys take a look at which MLB teams to keep your eyes on as early favorites. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/02/24·28m 37s

MOCO - Episode 83: What is Hip-Hop?

On the season 3 premiere of Montgomery & Co., we have the iconic 2x Grammy Award winner Rhymefest, here to talk to us about his newly released album, James & Nikki: A Conversation. Plus, the crew is back together to talk about NBA All Star & more on MoCo Newsroom. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/02/24·56m 58s

ODDBALL - No Sleep Til Brooklyn... Gets It Together? ft. Eddie Johnson

No sleep in Brooklyn for Kevin Ollie now as he was named the interim head coach after the Nets' fired Jacque Vaughn. Amin and Charlotte look at the shaky future for the Nets and whether they'll be able to salvage this season. Plus, in another edition of 'Story Time with Eddie Johnson', the NBA veteran and Phoenix Suns' broadcaster shares how Larry Bird taught him the fine art of... trash-talking. You can listen to Eddie Johnson on “NBA Today” weekdays from 4-7PM ET on the SiriusXM NBA Radio channel. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/02/24·27m 31s

NPDS - Owner's Playbook: Arizona Diamondbacks relocating or just renovations?; Are the Nationals no longer for sale? Stadium Cycle Continues! (Episode 995)

Today’s word of the day is ‘playbook’ as in the owner’s playbook as in the plan as in stadiums as in public money as in the Arizona Diamondbacks are next on the list. Owner Ken Kendrick spoke about needing money for the stadium. Will they leave Phoenix? Is this a threat? Is it not a threat? (13:02) Are the Washington Nationals no longer for sale? What the heck? Let’s explain this horse hockey! (21:10) Tony Clark met the media and spoke out about the deferred comp, the uniforms, and more! (32:12) Review: Hell Camp - Teen Nightmare. (36:40) What is going on with the Red Sox? Rafael Devers is speaking out about the roster. Does Alex Cora have a future with the team? (45:30) Let’s talk about some Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/02/24·47m 14s

CINEPHILE - In the Line of Fire + More Oscar Nominated Films

Author Mark Kamine joins Adnan to discuss his book “On Locations: Lessons Learned from My Life On Set with The Sopranos and in the Film Industry”. Hitchcock’s Notorious. In the Line of Fire. Adnan continues to watch Oscar nominated films: The After. Knight of Fortune. The ABCs of Book Banning. The Barber of Little Rock. Island in Between. The Last Repair Shop. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/02/24·1h 9m

ODDBALL - How Do You Solve A Problem Like The All-Star Game? ft. Eddie Johnson

Amin and Charlotte are back from Indianapolis full of reactions from All-Star Weekend. The criticism from media and fans around the All-Star Game has become deafening as people question what can be done to turn around from being unwatchable. One positive takeaway from the weekend came from Oddball correspondent Juju Gotti as he joined Charlotte to keep the NBA All-Stars on their toes. Plus, NBA veteran and Phoenix Suns' broadcaster Eddie Johnson enters the Oddball multiverse for the first of many incredible stories from his career including Magic Johnson's attempt to recruit him to play with him in college. You can listen to Eddie Johnson on “NBA Today” weekdays from 4-7PM ET on the SiriusXM NBA Radio channel. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/02/24·27m 31s

PTFO - What the World's Greatest (Two-Handed) Bowler Can Teach You About Daring to Look Stupid

It's easy to shot-shame a player at the free-throw line and athletes who throw funny. From the depths of that bullying and loneliness, though, a revolution is brewing, with adaptations so innovative that they may shame sports themselves. Pablo goes bowling with Jason Belmonte — the two-handed Tiger Woods of the lanes — and learns how to succeed in life while looking kinda stupid. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/02/24·52m 16s

NPDS - Mike Trout's future with Angels without Shohei Ohtani; The Boras Boys Club: Rendon hates baseball, Bellinger still unsigned, Soto future (Episode 994)

Today’s word of the day is ‘easy way out’ as in Rocky 4 as in Mike Trout as in the Angels as in Ohtani as in Arte Moreno as in the other LA team. What did Trout say about his future? Does he want a trade? Will he finish his career in LA? (10:00) If Trout just turns to his left he’ll see Anthony Rendon talking about how much he hates baseball. Yes, that one. Said baseball is just a job. Nice! (19:00) What are the Cubs up to? Owner Tom Ricketts called out Scott Boras. Is the team signing Cody Bellinger? (32:00) Review: Flamin’ Hot. (39:05) Another Boras client speaks! It’s Juan Soto time. The new Yankee!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/02/24·46m 31s

COOLIGANS - The Cooligans are the sexiest NYCFC kit models of all time!

This might be the tightest Premier League title race we've had in years, with at least three teams in serious contention to lift the trophy at the end of the season!  The 2023/24 Premier League season has been nothing short of thrilling, with a number of surprising clubs at the top end of the table and a serious title charge from Arsenal, Liverpool, and Manchester City! The results from this past weekend's matches set up a wild final few months of the campaign. Christian and Alexis discuss City's stumble at home against Chelsea and predict which of the top three sides will ultimately win the Premier League. The guys also ask if it's time to start blaming Harry Kane for Bayern Munich's Bundesliga struggles, break down the replacement referee situation in MLS, and rank the 2024 MLS kits. Did we mention The Cooligans are modeling now? Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/02/24·58m 0s

NPDS - Can the NBA All-Star Weekend be fixed? Does it need to be?; White Sox prepared to ask for $1 BILLION from the state! (Episode 993)

Today’s word of the day is ‘168’ as in the NBA All Star Game as in 211 points as in 186 points as in the East beat the West in a game that saw 168 three-pointers attempted. Did you watch? Did you enjoy it? Is the game broken? Will players care again? It’s the whole weekend! The dunk contest is still broken too! (12:50) Let’s talk about the White Sox. Another stadium needed. Another attempt to get public financing. Chicago, baby! (27:46) Review: The Iron Claw. (32:35) Let’s talk about leadership in the clubhouse. Nolan Arenado spoke about the problems the Cardinals faced last year. (41:25) Let’s talk about Rob Manfred again.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/02/24·47m 26s

PTFO - Both Sides Old: Share & Tell with Mina Kimes, Dan "Truffle Pig" Le Batard, and Pablo

Is Tom Brady just going to be a cranky bastard in the broadcast booth? Is Jon Stewart just SUPPOSED to be a cranky bastard on The Daily Show? Will Joe Biden just inevitably be the cranky bastard we need for democracy to survive? And have group chats replaced hanging out? Further reading: Why Americans Suddenly Stopped Hanging Out (Derek Thompson) Return to Bullsh*t Mountain (Sam Adams) For Voters, When Does Old Become Too Old? (Nate Cohn) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/02/24·53m 40s

ODDBALL - Put Me In Coach, I'm Ready to Klay! ft. Khaman Maluach

Day 2 of All-Star Weekend in Indianapolis and our Oddballs are freezing! In the final game before All-Star break, Klay Thompson came off the bench against the Jazz - the first time since his rookie year in 2012… and he put up a season-high 35 points to lead the Warriors to their eighth win in 10 games. Amin and Charlotte let it be know - the Warriors aren't done just yet! Meanwhile, Amin and Charlotte explain why P.J. Tucker being fined $75k for expressing his desire to be traded from the Clippers is not gonna help matters for the frustrated veteran. Oh, and All-Star Saturday Night is gonna be packed with excitement so Amin & Charlotte have their picks in for who will win the events. Plus, Amin and Charlotte are thrilled to chat with Khaman Maluach – an incredible 7’2’’, 17-year-old prospect from South Sudan who is a growing success story for the NBA's Basketball Without Borders and the NBA Academy Africa. Khaman shares on Oddball how his experience has been as he's being recruited to play for the Kansas Jayhawks, Kentucky Wildcats, and Duke Blue Devils; his incredible development with the NBA Academy Africa leading him to be the youngest player to compete in the FIBA World Cup and how he's taking in the 2024 All-Star Weekend in Indianapolis on his way to being a future NBA All-Star himself. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/02/24·27m 31s

NPDS - MLB commissioner Rob Manfred announces he is stepping down in 2029! WHOA!; Why doesn't MLB have a free agency deadline!? (Episode 992)

Today’s word of the day is ‘lifetime’ as in Rob Manfred as in MLB as in commissioner as in Rob Manfred announced he’s stepping down in 2029. He also spoke of myriad of things: retirement, free agency, jerseys, Athletics, Diamond Sports Group. Let’s go through his comments. (17:35) The Athletics met with Oakland officials yesterday. What was said? Any progress? (28:00) Review: Suncoast. (34:00) The 49ers fired DC Steve Wilks after the Super Bowl loss to the Chiefs. Was he Kyle Shanahan’s scapegoat or was there something more? (40:20) NPPOD - the Milwaukee Bucks have been so bad since Doc Rivers took over. WOOF! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/02/24·47m 8s

MYSTERY CRATE - Episode Two Hundred - Sixty - Five

The crew remembers the last days of the Vegas trip while Billy tries everything to avoid making friends. Tony also shares how he was stuck alone doing 45 minutes of live content while everyone else partied in Vegas and we look back on Dan getting caught in some unfortunate phrasing. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/02/24·52m 53s

STU- Ann Ligouri's Life on the Green

Ann Ligouri joins the guys to discuss her time at WFAN and her new book Life on the Green: Lessons and Wisdom from Legends of Golf. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/02/24·32m 1s

COOLIGANS - COACH BEARD FROM TED LASSO IS ON THE COOLIGANS!

Oh my God! Ted Lasso star, Brendan Hunt, is in The Cooligans studio! We're so incredibly honored to have Ted Lasso star, Brendan Hunt, join the show to share some incredible stories from his career in comedy and the set of Ted Lasso. He and Christian have a fun and fascinating conversation that spans topics from Brendan's favorite episode to film to Brendan using a fake British accent during his summer job to Arsenal's chances at winning the Premier League title. You won't want to miss this interview! Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/02/24·41m 8s

ODDBALL - Parking Lot Punch in Phoenix ft. Mac McClung

The punch heard round the... parking lot. Oh, and Oddball is in Indianapolis for All-Star Weekend! But first, Amin and Charlotte try to figure out what random, weird beef the Pistons' Isaiah Stewart and Phoenix Suns center Drew Eubanks have exactly after Stewart was arrested last night for assault after reportedly punching Eubanks outside the arena hours before the teams played. Then, Amin is faced with the results of his BET THE SHOW prediction from last week after Valentines Day's 13 games showed him no love! What All-Star Weekend bet will Charlotte take? Plus, Mac McClung will be very busy this All-Star Weekend, playing for Detlef Schrempf during the Panini Rising Stars Game on Friday and looking to go back-to-back as Dunk Contest Champion on Saturday night but made time to stop by Oddball to share what he has in store for fans this weekend and why he's a winning player on any team. Be sure to watch Mac McClung compete in All-Star Weekend and if you weren’t already rooting for Mac, you’ll want to now because, VKTRY insoles will be giving away $500,000 in custom Insoles if McClung repeats as Dunk Champion. Go to VKTRY.com to enter and for more details. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/02/24·27m 31s

THE POSCAST: More Baseball Card Extravaganza 2024 with Boog Sciambi

Boog Sciambi joins Joe and Mike as they continue to open sports cards in an effort to raise money for ALS care. This year, they are partnering with Sciambi's charity, Project Main Street. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/02/24·1h 34m

NPDS - Shooting at Chiefs Super Bowl parade leaves one dead, at least 21 others injured by gunfire (Episode 991)

Today’s word of the day is ‘infuriating’ as in here we go again as in gun violence as in the Chiefs Super Bowl parade turned into mayhem when a shooting broke out. 1 dead. At least 21 other shot. Children shot. What the ****! (22:32) Justin Verlander had a setback. The Astros aren’t happy. The Mets kind of are. (27:40) The drama of the Nationals and Stephen Strasburg has reached a new level we may have never seen before. Nationals owe Strasburg big money, but he’ll never pitch again. The team knows it. He knows it. But they want him at Spring Training…. Why? (38:21) Review: Arthur. (41:24) Pistons’ Isaiah Stewart was arrested for punching Suns’ Drew Eubanks before the game yesterday. What? (47:50) NPPOD. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/02/24·47m 5s

UNDERDOGS: NASCAR Underdogs: Daytona 500 Preview with Ryan McGee

On this week’s episode of “Underdogs” Jordan and Peter sit down with ESPN’s Ryan McGee to break down the in’s and out’s of this weekend’s Daytona 500. The guys figure out which drivers are worth putting some money on. Plus, what MLB offseason moves they love. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/02/24·28m 24s

PTFO - The Last Dance of Larsa Pippen and Marcus Jordan

It was either everything that's right or wrong with America, but the very public relationship between Scottie Pippen's ex-wife and Michael Jordan's son is very much over — deleted Instagram posts, passive-aggressive polls, and all. Miserable Pablo and cowardly Cortes take a victory lap, revisiting how they may have triggered the biggest celebrity breakup of the year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/02/24·54m 12s

THOMAHAWK - Post-Super Bowl Reactions & Fan Mailbag

Welcome back to the ThomaHawk Show! This week, it's Andrew Hawkins and Juju Gotti on a two-man pod. They give Andy Reid’s case for best head coach of all time, look at where it went wrong for Kyle Shanahan and the 49ers, take some fans questions and so much more....  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/02/24·53m 53s

ODDBALL - LeBron and the Warriors Sitting In A Tree...

Ooh, the trade deadline could've, should've, would've been WAY more interesting... the Warriors' Draymond Green and Golden State owner Joe Lacob reached out to Lakers owner Jeanie Buss to see if LeBron was frustrated enough to leave LA for the Bay Area... but LeBron said no! Moving on to moves that are actually happening, the Charlotte Hornets' President of Basketball Operations & General Manager Mitch Kupchak will transition into an advisory role once the new hire joins the organization... Amin and Charlotte take a look at the likely candidates to takeover. The All-Star jerseys for Indianapolis this weekend were unveiled a while back but haven't made quite the noise as in previous years - Amin & Charlotte call out their favorites and also give appreciation to some artist-designed Miami Heat jerseys that should really be seen on the court. Plus, NBA reporter for The Guardian Claire de Lune returns to Oddball to share her midseason picks for MVP, Defensive Player of the Year, Most Improved, and more. Follow Claire @claireMPLS. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/02/24·27m 31s

NPDS - Why haven't Snell, Bellinger, Montgomery, or Chapman signed yet!?; Athletics set to meet with Oakland officials over stadium lease! (Episode 990)

Today’s word of the day is ‘pfp’ as in pitchers fielding practice as in spring training as in baseball is slowly coming back as in free agents. What do I mean? Why hasn’t last year’s Cy Young Award winner been signed? How about the best bat on the Cubs? How about a World Series winning pitcher? How about a Gold Glove third baseman? (15:35) The Athletics are meeting with Oakland for a lease extension. Is this step 1 of a new deal? Is this step 1 of the Athletics coming back to Oakland? (27:50) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me a question about Jen Pawol getting to umpire Spring Training games. Is the gender barrier breaking in baseball? (34:35) Review: Lost. (40:10) NPPOD. The Warriors tried to trade for LeBron James! What? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/02/24·48m 57s

CINEPHILE - Whiplash + Adnan's Dinner with Bob Costas

Whiplash. Adnan’s dinner with Bob Costas and Ben Mankiewicz. Chris shares Super Bowl stories from Las Vegas. Paying for group dinners. Nimona. How many texts before we’re friends? TCM host Dave Karger joins Adnan. The stresses of sharing a pizza. 99 Homes. How Adnan dealt with his kid getting yelled at. Bobi Wine: The People’s President. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
14/02/24·1h 12m

ODDBALL - Round Two: Draymond Green vs. Jusuf Nurkic ft. Claire de Lune

The Warriors beat the Suns in "Draymond Green vs. Jusuf Nurkić, Part II" and now the question is... letting "Draymond be Draymond" may be exactly what the Warriors needed in turning back the clock. Also, the Heat and Celtics are just one of many potential playoff matchups that Amin and Charlotte are dying to see... Plus, Claire de Lune musician and NBA reporter for The Guardian joins Amin to talk about her interview with Jimmy Butler in which he revealed his country music aspirations, what have been the most interesting storylines in the NBA and most disappointing teams as we're at the midseason point, and what we can expect from teams hunting for a playoff spot. Follow Claire de Lune @claireMPLS.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/02/24·27m 31s

PTFO - Sex, Love, and One Sick Joke: A Special Sit-Down with Sue Bird and Megan Rapinoe

America's stratospheric sports power couple joins our Valentine's Day episode — part unnecessary couples therapy, part post-retirement exit interview — with down-to-Earth perspective on marriage, kids, the evolution of acceptance, the limitations of love language, and how to get some in a long-distance relationship. Plus: Trump, kneeling, the tragic humor of a career-ending injury, the metronome ringing in an athlete's brain, and the joy of not working out. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/02/24·1h 14m

NPDS - Mets willing to let Pete Alonso test free agency!? Why?; Stadium deals and stadium deals and stadium deals and stadium deals! (Episode 989)

Today’s word of the day is ‘happens to be represented by Boras’ as in you’ve watched this show long enough to know as in David Stearns as in Pete Alonso as in Scott Boras as in baseball is a day away from being all the way back! Mets new president David Stearns spoke about Pete Alonso and him unlikely to get a new deal this season. (15:05) Jorge Soler signed a new deal with the Giants. 3 years, $42 million! Sorry Marlins. (16:12) What is the latest going on with MLB TV Deals? The Twins and Rangers now have one-year deals with Ballys. Hmm. (29:00) Review: The Eternal Memory. (34:00) What’s happening with the Wizards, Capitals stadium deal in Virginia? It appears to be dead. But is it really? Ted Leonsis said it was a done deal during a presser with the governor! (40:12) NPPOD. (40:28) More and more and more and more and more stadium deals and proposals continue to pop up. Please listen to us! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/02/24·46m 32s

COOLIGANS - Only Harry Kane can stop Bayern Munich from winning the Bundesliga!

It's a matchup between an unstoppable force and an immovable object; Harry Kane winning a trophy vs. Bayern Munich losing the Bundesliga! Xabi Alonso's Bayer Leverkusen absolutely dominated Bayern in their match over the weekend, winning 3-0 and looking like the clear favorites to finally dethrone the Bavarian giants as champions of Germany! Christian and Alexis break down the match and predict which side will win the Bundesliga. The guys also discuss the 2026 World Cup stadium locations, react to blue cards potentially coming to soccer, recap the finals of AFCON and the Asia Cup. Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
13/02/24·1h 1m

NPDS - BACK2BACK! Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce, Chiefs repeat as Super Bowl champs!; Why did former Mets GM get season-long ban? (Episode 988)

Today’s word of the day is ‘repeat’ as in back-to-back as in the Kansas City Chiefs have done it again. Patrick Mahomes is magic. Travis Kelce finished strong. Andy Reid made the right decisions. The defense stepped up. It was all inevitable. What stood out? Did you like the new overtime rules? What was Shanahan thinking taking the ball first? (31:15) What were your favorite commercials from the Super Bowl? This is why most people tune in! (35:20) NPPOD. (41:08) Former Mets GM Billy Eppler got a season-long ban! What? For allegedly fabricating injuries to mess with rosters. And he was the only one blamed! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/02/24·47m 51s

ODDBALL - Wait, Robin Lopez Is Real?!

A lot of players were traded and waived yesterday... and most of them were real! Amin & Charlotte react to all the trade deadline moves - which teams look better today, which teams didn't do enough and why the East looks to have finally caught up with the West. Plus, the Lakers unveiled the first of three statues of Kobe Bryant that will be outside Crypto Arena and Oddball dives back down into NBA Reddit lore to decide whether Robin Lopez is "real" and which other players may not be. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/02/24·27m 31s

NPDS - Super Bowl Weekend: Chiefs or 49ers - who wins!?; Rob Manfred meets media to talk: Athletics, Vegas, Streaming, and more! (Episode 987)

Today’s word of the day is ‘58.5 hours’ as in Super Bowl weekend as in Super Bowl as in Brock Purdy as in Patrick Mahomes as in the 49ers as in the Chiefs! What are my top 5 storylines for the big game? Why isn’t anyone talking about Brock Purdy? His story is amazing! (12:20) Rob Manfred has spoken. He has risen from the hotels in Orlando and what did he have to say? Did he see his shadow? Athletics! DTC! More Athletics! More Vegas! (28:00) Review: Griselda. (31:20) Adolis Garcia signed a new deal with the Texas Rangers to avoid arbitration. Let’s take a look at the details and why he did it. And let’s take a look at some Josh Hader comments. (40:10) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me about the Michigan court case about guns, culpability, and the “Michigan Mom” ruling. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/02/24·47m 4s

PTFO - An Invite-Only Halftime Show, the King of Commercials, and Taylor Swift's Secret Weapon: Your Super Bowl Mysteries, Solved

Pablo's detective agency is back, just in time for Super Bowl Sunday, with the face-melting concert that puts Usher to shame, the flag-football fantasy draft, the most shameless celebrity endorser of all time, and yet more shameless content for the Swifties. Plus: That @ArtButMakeItSports guy has gotta be using A.I., right? What does Pablo's laugh sound like? And is the Miami Heat mascot on drugs? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/02/24·54m 12s

GBF: Chris Simms, Trey Wingo, Michael Pittman and Annie Agar

We finally get Chris Simms and Billy Gil in the same place and it goes the way you think. Simms explains why his heart is behind the 49ers and he is still picking the Chiefs. Trey Wingo stops by to tell us why he won't bet against Mahomes and we could actually see Tiger win the Masters this year. Michael Pittman explains how he is training his kids to use the potty. Annie Agar explains her process in making her social media videos. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/02/24·1h 4m

MYSTERY CRATE - Episode Two Hundred - Sixty - Four

The Craters take Media Row in Las Vegas in the lead up to Super Bowl 58! Chris has his ideas for what makes the perfect Super Bowl Party, Mike Fuentes relives his flight from hell, and Juju has a message for all the fellas out there who are thinking of leaving their lady. Meanwhile, Stu takes a stroll around Media Row. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/02/24·54m 43s

ODDBALL - The Funniest Trades in the NBA

Pencils down, trades are in! With the NBA trade deadline today, the question is... what trades would've been the funniest? What, you expected something else? Amin and Charlotte discuss the Celtics acquiring Xavier Tillman, Buddy Hield to Philly and come up with the trade scenarios that should've been. Plus, will Jokic get another triple-double against the Lakers tonight? Are the stacked Celtics gonna put an end to Miami's hot streak on Sunday in Miami? Those bets and more with BET THE SHOW sponsored by DraftKings. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/02/24·27m 31s

THE POSCAST: Baseball Card Extravaganza 2024 Continues.. with Tom Haberstroh

Tom Haberstroh joins Joe and Mike as they continue to open sports cards in an effort to raise money for ALS care. This year, they are partnering with Project Main Street. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/02/24·1h 23m

COOLIGANS - Tony Rocha joined the Belize national team through Facebook!

We're honored to have former NYCFC player and MLS Cup champion, Tony Rocha, join the show to recount some amazing stories from his career as a pro!  Die-hard MLS fans rejoice, we have an awesome episode for you! Tony Rocha, formerly of NYCFC and Orlando City SC, is in-studio for a hilarious trip down memory lane. Tony explains some of the harsh realities of the MLS Draft process, tells the story of how a night of partying saved the 2021 MLS season for NYCFC, and reveals how he joined the Belize national soccer team through a Facebook message. The guys also discuss Tony's new career as a brand manager for current players. Some of Tony's stories will leave you speechless! Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/02/24·53m 2s

NPDS - Are Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce, and the Chiefs really villains?; How the 49ers capitalized on the NFL's minority hiring incentive program (Episode 986)

Today’s word of the day is ‘anti-hero’ as in Taylor Swift as in Travis Kelce as in Patrick Mahomes as in the Chiefs. When did they become the bad guys? How did this happen? Patrick Mahomes was asked about being a villain, but is he really a villain for winning? (11:30) The NFL minority hiring incentive program is causing quite a stir. Teams are getting draft picks for getting coaches and executives hired away. The 49ers are at the top of that list and owners aren’t happy. (25:40) Review: Silence of the Lambs. (30:03) Netflix announced that a new documentary series will be shot this year Hard Knocks style on the 2024 Boston Red Sox. I have some thoughts because the Marlins did this! (35:50) NPPOD. (37:00) Let’s discuss some things about the MLB owners meetings taking place. What will they talk about? The olympics? Why have the World Baseball Classic AND the Olympics for baseball? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/02/24·46m 48s

GBF: Lil Dicky, Mad Dog Russo, Quincy Williams, Breece Hall, Tony Pollard, De'Von Achane

Stugotz and Billy continue their radio row bliss while wondering if they are winning or losing this Super Bowl week. Lil Dicky drops by the show to get in the weeds on Eagles coordinators and why he doesn't want to go to the Super Bowl. Christopher Mad Dog Russo gives his take on how to get through Super week and why he won't bet against Mahomes in the game. Quincy Williams and Breece Hall stop by to make Stugotz feel better about the Jets (a couple of Jets cutting it up). Plus, Tony Pollard and De'Von Achane come by to talk the running back market and how much football they watch outside of the season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/02/24·59m 16s

PTFO - Stretch & Share & Tell: The Keys to Happiness with Amin Elhassan, Dan Le Batard, and Pablo

We're all desperately seeking self-improvement, so Pablo puts aside the spiritual mumbo-jumbo, puts his friends to the test, and emerges with something like service journalism: how to breathe correctly, exercise better, appreciate your career choices, accept failure, thank your feet, and learn to love your own superpower. (Even if that superpower is using a Jedi mind trick to singe your own thumb down to ash.) Further reading: The World's Happiest People All Share These 15 Things in Common (CNBC) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/02/24·53m 33s

UNDERDOGS: The Best Super Bowl LVII Prop Bets On and Off The Field

This week on “Underdogs” Jordan and Peter are joined by The Athletic’s Austin Mock to discuss the best on-field prop bets for Super Bowl LVIII. Can Christian McCaffrey Rushing yard out-score every College Basketball team on Sunday? The guys also go into some whacky off-the-field novelty bets that can keep your Sunday interesting. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/02/24·27m 59s

GBF: Frank Caliendo, Raheem Mostert, Mark Ingram and Rich Gannon

Stugotz and Billy Gil are on radio row and are joined by old friend Frank Caliendo who gets Stugotz laughing with his classic and new impressions. Raheem Mostert gets snuck on to Radio Row despite leading the NFL in touchdowns and answers a question that has been weighing on Billy's mind. Mark Ingram shares his thoughts on the Super Bowl being in Vegas and Nick Saban retiring. Rich Gannon talks about what it is like to be a former MVP watching Patrick Mahomes play the position. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/02/24·42m 55s

ODDBALL - The Curious Case of Embiid's Meniscectomy ft. Vincent Goodwill

Hey, Joel Embiid may be out for the next four weeks but the good news is... Charlotte's back! The "C" in Charlotte might stand for Covid right now but she's pushing through to join Amin in wondering why the weird reporting by the Sixers around Embiid's meniscus surgery and why one of Adam Silver's All-Star replacement selections comes as a bit of a surprise. Plus, the dunk contest will feature returning champ Mac McClung, Jaylen Brown, Jaime Jaquez Jr... and wait, which Toppin brother? Then, Amin talks with Vincent Goodwill (@VinceGoodwill), NBA Senior Reporter and host of GOOD WORD WITH GOODWILL on the Yahoo Sports NBA: Ball Don't Lie podcast, about the struggles Damian Lillard has gone through in the past year, why NBA fans are on extreme ends in their view of Doc Rivers, and whether anyone can muster up some encouraging words to Pistons fans in Detroit. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/02/24·27m 31s

THOMAHAWK - Super Bowl Shenanigans, Predictions & Drake

Welcome back to another episode of The ThomaHawk Show. This week, Juju Gotti is too busy turning up in Vegas, so Hawk, Joe and Phat Nattt had to carry the show. They talk Super Bowl predictions, best parlays, coaching turnovers, turning up with Drake and so much more..... Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/02/24·50m 38s

GBF: Bubba Watson and his Moving Allegiances

Bubba Watson stops by the set on radio row to talk with Stugotz, Chris Cote and Billy. Chris has an issue with Bubba rooting for the Chiefs after his claims to be a Miami Dolphins fan. Plus, what Bubba dreams of owning and where he tends to be the most frugal in his spending. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/02/24·43m 37s

NPDS - The New Sports Streaming Future: ESPN, Fox, Warner/Discovery team up for new service, ANOTHER update on Vegas and the Athletics (Episode 985)

Today’s word of the day is ‘bundle’ as in streaming as in cable as in ESPN as in Fox as in TNT as in ABC as in FS1 as in sports. Here we go again. We’re back to the TV bundle. These companies announced yesterday that a new streaming service is coming this fall. (13:30) We have another update on yesterday’s exciting Las Vegas mayor statements. Carolyn Goodman walked back her statement on the Athletics. Wonder why! (25:04) Review: Reacher. (28:20) Jose Altuve is a Houston Astro for life. He signed a 5-year extension through his age-39 season. And Clayton Kershaw is back with the Dodgers. He won’t pitch most of the season though. (39:00) NPPOD. (43:00) Let’s talk about the circus…. I mean Super Bowl Week from Las Vegas. Gambling. Radio Row. Drinking. Partying. IT’S A LOT! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
07/02/24·46m 47s

ODDBALL - Brunsanity ft. Pablo Torre

The buzz happening right now in New York City around Jalen Brunson and the Knicks hasn't been felt since Linsanity... and you know if you say "Knicks" and "Linsanity" too many times Pablo Torre is gonna appear! Pablo Torre takes a break from finding things out on "Pablo Torre Finds Out" to join the Oddball multiverse and share why he and so many Knicks' fans can't help but feel the excitement and *gulp* hope that this season is already something special. Plus, NBA Senior Reporter and host of GOOD WORD WITH GOODWILL on the Yahoo Sports NBA: Ball Don't Lie podcast, Vincent Goodwill (@VinceGoodwill) shares his takeaways from his interview with Joe Dumars on the 'unintended consequences' from the CBA's 65-game threshold and its possible effect on certain stars like Tyrese Haliburton and Joel Embiid. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/02/24·27m 25s

GBF: Andy Reid and Stugotz arrives on Radio Row

Stugotz and Billy arrive in Las Vegas before the Super Bowl and discuss the best strategies for making the most out of their week on radio row. Andy Reid joins the show to talk with Mike Golic before the team's bid for back to back Super Bowl Championships while Stu and Billy try not to ruin Mike's friendship with Andy. Plus, Chris Simms has already blown off Stu and Billy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/02/24·56m 24s

PTFO - The Super Bowl Tape That the NFL Doesn't Want You to See

Jet packs! Double kickoffs! Protest! The helmet-less, hungover superstar with a dynasty at stake! A killer game clock! Unconsciousness! The first Super Bowl was a sh*tshow. So why hasn't anyone seen it? Because the footage vanished for a half-century, only to resurface — with a million-dollar bounty — from an attic in Shamokin, Pennsylvania, and get thrown in a vault under lock and key. Until correspondent Devin Gordon entered the time machine to witness the progenitor of Travis Kelce, feel the primordial ooze from which Taylor Swift may have been formed… and, yes, to open a Playgirl centerfold featuring a man called The Hammer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/02/24·53m 3s

PTFO - PsyOp & Share & Tell with Mina Kimes, Dan, Pablo, and Elmo

Is the right wing ganging up on two huge things — Taylor Swift and sports itself — precisely because they're huge? Can you go with the flow and still be productive? Why is Elmo — and the internet — making us so sad? Plus: Dan Le Batard's screaming female orgasm. Further reading: Why Is the Right So Weird About Taylor Swift? (New York) How to Have a More Productive Year (The New Yorker) Elmo Asked an Innocuous Question (The New York Times) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/02/24·54m 13s

NPDS - Roger Goodell talks Taylor Swift, Streaming Future, Refs, NFL Brazil! We have MAJOR UPDATE on the Athletics and Vegas! (Episode 984)

Today’s word of the day is ‘manipulative presser’ as in Super Bowl week as in invite-only as in Roger Goodell met the media and he had some interesting things to say. Taylor Swift, check. Streaming, check. NFL Brazil, check. Grass fields, check! (17:00) Josh Harris held an introductory press conference for Dan Quinn yesterday. What an odd search it was. No Ben Johnson. No Eric Bienemy. Kliff Kingsbury snubs Raiders. (31:00) Review: Bookie. (33:40) We have another update on the A’s to Vegas! A teacher union is suing the state. And now the mayor of Las Vegas is coming out against the team moving to the city! What!? (42:33) NPPOD - Super Bowl props! (46:05) Bobby Witt signed a huge deal with the Royals. The details are something, for sure! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
06/02/24·46m 53s

COOLIGANS - Who knew there were so many British Latinos? with TikTok star Patrick Vel!

TikTok star, Patrick Vel, joins the show in-studio to teach us about Latino culture in England and show off the coolest accent on the planet!  We're hyped to be joined by the hilarious Patrick Vel, who you've probably seen on TikTok and Instagram talking about his life as a Latino in London! Christian, Alexis, and Patrick bond over their shared culture and discuss the differences between being Latino in England and the United States. Patrick also tells the guys about his trip to NYC and asks a few questions of his own about life in the Big Apple. Did we mention how cool Patrick's accent is? Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/02/24·52m 29s

NPDS - Ohtani, Betts, and Dodgers ready to be MLB Villains; Messi and Inter Miami's booed out of Hong Kong (Episode 983)

Today’s word of the day is ‘29’ as in 30 MLB teams as in 29 other teams as in the Los Angels Dodgers as in Shohei Ohtani as in Mookie Betts as in Freddie Freeman as in Gavin Lux. The Dodgers are ready to be villains. They don’t care if you’re upset with them for spending a BILLION. (16:15) Theo Epstein is back in baseball on the ownership side. We told you it would happen. He’s now a minority owner of the Red Sox and part of Fenway Sports Group. (27:50) Review: Slow Horses. (32:30) The Jacksonville Jaguars are out $22 million because of a former employee. He spent about $20 million of it gambling! And now the Jaguars want that money back from Fanduel. Good luck! (43:10) The Hong Kong Messi Mess. That’s what happened with Inter Miami. Disaster! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/02/24·47m 57s

ODDBALL - All-Stars & All-Snubs

The All-Star reserves are in... and the dawgs come out! Jalen Brunson and Tyrese Maxey showed up big last night just hours after being announced as first-time All-Stars reserves... but there are some players feeling snubbed today. Joel Embiid is officially out with a meniscus injury, Doc Rivers has his hands full and Grizzlies fans have to say farewell to Steven Adams after an already upsetting season... they could all use a HYPE ME UP! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/02/24·27m 31s

NPDS - Baltimore Orioles trade for Corbin Burnes! Dan Quinn goes from Cowboys DC to Head coach of DC; Bad week for the 76ers! (Episode 982)

Thank you to everyone who voted! We won Best Baseball and Best Sports Business podcast! LET’S GO! Today’s word of the day is ‘fly’ as in birds as in Baltimore as in Orioles as in David Rubenstein as in Camden Yards as in Corbin Burnes. The Milwaukee Brewers traded Burnes to the Orioles yesterday. The return was interesting. The Orioles are primed for a run. The Brewers are primed for a serious rebuild. And because Burnes is a Boras guy, let’s talk about James Paxton. (19:50) Dan Quinn is headed to Washington. The Commanders brought the DC from the Cowboys. It’s Josh Harris first hire. Was it the right hire? (28:15) Review: Priscilla. (30:55) It has been a bad week for the 76ers and Joel Embiid. First the debacle in Denver. Then he missed another game. Then he played and left and played and got hurt. And now he’s hurt hurt. And the 76ers were fined. (36:30) Alabama’s former baseball coach was given a 15-year show-cause penalty for his involvement in a betting scandal. What happened? It’s a doozy! (42:52) NPPOD. (45:20) It’s the Steroid Games. Huh? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/02/24·48m 17s

MYSTERY CRATE - Episode Two Hundred - Sixty - Three

The crew discusses male grooming and self care before Tony shares his tactics on the best way to buy a car. Billy comes up with the greatest negotiating idea ever and then the crew starts to make plans for Vegas as the entire LeBaverse prepares to head to Sin City for the Super Bowl. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/02/24·53m 4s

PTFO - How Muhammad Ali’s Grammy-Nominated Comedy Album Changed Everything

Float like a butterfly, sting like... a standup comic? Sixty years ago, long before the current golden age of smack talk, a 21-year-old Cassius Clay was nominated for a Grammy, for what should be considered the first diss album — a poetic, heavyweight takedown of Sonny Liston in the lead-up to their epic 1964 title bout. Andscape's Justin Tinsley tracks how this forgotten record led to the name Muhammad Ali, to national conversations around Black Muslims, to Ali protesting the Vietnam War, even to the birth of hip-hop... and the prevention of tooth decay. Further reading: The Grammy-nominated Cassius Clay (Andscape) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/02/24·50m 31s

COOLIGANS - We need more Premier League villains like Neal Maupay! feat. Christine Cupo

Christine Cupo of CBS Sports and Attacking Third joins Christian for a hilarious episode discussing the antics between James Maddison and Neal Maupay during the Tottenham-Brentford match! The Cupogans are back! We're hyped to have Christine in-studio for a packed show. Christian and Christine give their thoughts on the incredible shithousery during the Tottenham-Brentford match and debate if Neal Maupay is the biggest villain in the Premier League. They also break down Gio Reyna's loan move to Nottingham Forest, discuss the ramifications of Lindsey Horan's comments about American soccer fans, and get Christine's expertise on the Serie A season and NWSL free agency. Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/02/24·1h 11m

ODDBALL - Dame Over

Portland may miss him but they didn't need him last night! The Trail Blazers soured Damian Lillard's return to Rip City and Doc Rivers is now 0-2 since taking over the Bucks and things aren't looking any better in their schedule for the next 10 games. Amidst the ongoing conversation around the 65-game minimum for MVP and All-NBA eligibility, Charlotte and Amin react to NBA executive vice president and head of basketball operations Joe Dumars' doubling down on the rules agreed upon in the new CBA. Plus, Amin makes a plea to NBA teams to sign Tony Snell in the next 24 hours. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/02/24·27m 31s

STU: Mike Lombardi and The Brat Pack

Mike Lombardi joins the show to preview the Super Bowl, discuss coaching moves and to give Stugotz advice on writing a book. The guys go down a Brat Pack rabbit hole. Plus the guys debated the age old question: If you filmed a nude butt scene in your 20s would you be proud of how it looked watching the scene back in your 50s? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/02/24·49m 1s

UNDERDOGS: NHL & NBA Mid-Season Check in

This week on "Underdogs" Jordan and Peter are taking a mid-season look at The NHL and NBA.  🏒 Which NHL teams can turn their season around and make a run for the Stanley Cup playoffs? Jordan and Peter are Joined by NHL Network’s E.J. Hradek. 🏀We’re past the mid-way point of the basketball season but The NBA trade-deadline is fast approaching. The guys break down how certain players can affect teams that are trying to make a run. 🎤 Did you know in some states you can bet on the Super Bowl National Anthem? Peter has you covered with what to look for during Reba McEntire’s rendition at this year's big game. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/02/24·27m 55s

NPDS - Update on sale of Baltimore Orioles! Jerry Jones says Cowboys will go "all in" next season.. huh!?; What does SSG investment mean for PGA Tour (Episode 981)

Today’s word of the day is ‘collective goal’ as in the Baltimore Orioles as in David Rubenstein as in a new ownership group as in the World Series. Yesterday it was believed that the Angelos family would hold on to control of the team until the passing of Peter Angelos. Well, it looks like Rubenstein will takeover immediately. (13:30) The Dallas Cowboys are going all-in! Can you believe it? Does that mean Bill Belichick is coming? More players? Better players? (19:40) We have an update on the Jackie Robinson statue. Still looking for who did it. (24:35) Review: Slumdog Millionaire. (29:30) We have another update on the PGA Tour. They got their money. But not from the Saudi’s. What does it mean for the members? (37:20) NPPOD. (41:30) Lewis Hamilton is leaving Mercedes and headed to Ferrari. This is Ronaldo to Barcelona. Messi to Real Madrid! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/02/24·46m 36s

THE POSCAST: A PosCast with Dave Roberts!

Joe and Mike sit down with Los Angeles Dodgers Manager Dave Roberts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
01/02/24·1h 9m

ODDBALL - The Battle of The Threes

Joel Embiid and Tyrese Haliburton are certainly playing at an MVP-level... but the minimum game rules may have them risking more than just injury and money. A message to the Knicks nation... Oddball hears you and Amin and Charlotte have some thoughts including... Jalen Brunson is entering the MVP race! Then, the NBA officially announced the All-Star 3-point faceoff between Stephen Curry and Sabrina Ionescu - are the stakes worth the spectacle? Plus, Amin gets out his lie detector on Doc Rivers' comments following his debut game coaching the Bucks, Joe Mazzulla's "bird brain" response to Kendrick Perkins, Jason Kidd already calling Luka Doncic the greatest Mav ever and more in WHO'S LYING? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/01/24·27m 31s

THOMAHAWK - Mahomes Chasing Brady's Ghost & Shanahan's back in the Super Bowl

Welcome back to the Thomahawk show! This week, hosts Andrew Hawkins and Joe Thomas are joined by Phat Nattt and Juju Gotti. They review the Conference Championship and make their cases for what went wrong for the losing teams. They also make the case of Patrick Mahomes GOAT atatus and why Brock Purdy is more than just a game managing QB! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/01/24·52m 36s

NPDS - Baltimore Orioles selling for $1.725 BILLION!?! Is the Angelos family moving on!?; Why is Ben Johnsons staying in Detroit? (Episode 980)

Today’s word of the day is ‘hunt for orange October’ as in Tom Clancy as in the Baltimore Orioles as in the Angelos family as in selling time! The Baltimore Orioles will reportedly be sold for $1.725B for David Rubenstein. What does this mean for the team? What does the transaction look like? What are the details? (13:20) Ben Johnson is choosing to stay in Detroit. He reportedly told the two remaining teams (Commanders, Seahawks) he’s out on head coaching to be the OC with the Lions. Why? (27:36) Review: Bobi Wine - The People’s President. (31:45) We have another update on the NHL players and the sexual assault in Canada. It turns out the reports of the players was true and they had to turn themselves in. The Calgary Flames released a statement about their statement on Dillon Dube and his mental health. (35:45) NPPOD. (36:20) It’s time for an update! Just yesterday we talked about Embiid and the 65-game limit. And later that day it became news! (39:40) Roger Goodell had to be deposed in court. Why? What did he say?  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/01/24·47m 5s

CINEPHILE - Wonka + Sideways

Wonka. Adnan met Dan Soder. Sideways. Respected film critic Adnan Virk gets an entire theater to himself for a screening. We’re talking to director Nicole Newnham about her documentary “The Disappearance of Shere Hite”. It’s about Shere Hite's bestselling book The Hite Report that liberated the female orgasm by revealing the most private experiences of thousands of anonymous surveys. Her findings rocked the American establishment and conversations about gender and sexuality. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
31/01/24·45m 2s

ODDBALL - Send Draymond to Paris

Points, Points, Points, and MORE POINTS! The NBA has witnessed multiple historical scoring sprees this season and it doesn't look like it'll stop anytime soon... unless Steve Kerr has anything to say about it. The Pacers' All-Star Tyrese Haliburton is expected to return from injury against the Boston Celtics... but will he still be eligible to win MVP with the new 65-game minimum? What about Joel Embiid? Plus, Draymond Green responds to USA Basketball executive director Grant Hill's decision to keep him off the roster for the 2024 Olympics in Paris - should Draymond be on the team? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/01/24·27m 31s

PTFO - What 'Freedom of Speech' Really Means to Dana White and the UFC

At a time when so many are struggling with the regulation of expression, from Elon Musk's X to college campuses to the workplace, why did mixed-martial arts, of all things, rebrand itself as America’s leading bastion of free speech? Ariel Helwani, the sport's preeminent journalist and host of The MMA Hour, traces an evolving policy — from getting censored himself to a homophobic rant going viral — and explains how UFC boss Dana White has made a fortune in the name of “freedom.” Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/01/24·53m 52s

NPDS - Joel Embiid, Nikola Jokic, and the 65-game MVP requirement; ANOTHER update on the Athletics (Episode 979)

Today’s word of the day is ‘tweak’ as in tweaked an ankle as in tweaked a knee as in tweaking some rules. What am I talking about? Joel Embiid is playing like an MVP. THE MVP. But he tweaked a knee and because of that he may not be eligible to win a postseason award. Why? Because of the new 65-game limit. Nikola Jokic is the favorite. Luka Doncic is having a great season too. (12:10) NPPOD. (13:33) Kadarius Toney went off on the Chiefs. Andy Reid responded. It could end in a mess. (26:00) Review: The Greatest Night of Pop. (31:15) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me about Ken Rosenthal’s article on the Athletics and Las Vegas. (41:40) Jackie Robinson statue was stolen from a park in Kansas. Why?  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/01/24·45m 49s

COOLIGANS - Jurgen Klopp and Xavi are quiet quitting!

Big time managers are leaving their big time clubs after this season, so what do Klopp and Xavi's departures mean for the futures of Liverpool and FC Barcelona?  Where will Liverpool and Barcelona go from here?!?! Christian and Alexis break down the shocking announcements from Jurgen Klopp and Xavi, while discussing the rumors that Mikel Arteta might leave Arsenal to take over at Barcelona. The guys also recap the crazy supporter scenes from the FA Cup, roast Marcus Rashford for his corny picture in the club, and slam EAFC for leaking the 2024 MLS kits before they had been officially released. Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
30/01/24·56m 42s

NPDS - Mahomes, Kelce, Swift headed to Super Bowl!; 49ers EPIC comeback vs Lions!; Vince McMahon resigns from WWE/TKO (Episode 978)

Today’s word of the day is ‘lake Vegas bound’ as in the Super Bowl as in Las Vegas as in the Kansas City Chiefs as in the San Francisco 49ers. Why Lake Vegas bound? Because that’s where the teams will be staying. The Detroit Lions were aggressive all season. But was Dan Campbell too aggressive when it mattered? (9:00) The Chiefs are back in the Super Bowl. The Ravens were so close but the Chiefs made winning plays. (19:13) NPPOD. (20:10) Adam Silver is being extended as commissioner of the NBA through 2030. He has some big items he needs for basketball: TV deals, CBAs, expansion! (29:15) Review: 20 Days in Mauripol. (33:35) What is happening with Vince McMahon? Is this the WWE storyline he can’t survive? This lawsuit is scary. (44:00) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me about the Detroit Tigers signing Colt Keith to a longterm deal without him having played a game yet. Why? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/01/24·47m 49s

PTFO - The Doctor Is In: Katie Nolan and Dan Soder’s Final “Jeopardy!” Share & Tell

The third installment in the historic trilogy that is Katie Nolan vs. Celebrity Jeopardy! is a real journey. A journey through word games, organic chemistry, and love itself. Also: video game injuries, Woke Rodney Dangerfield, and not that Lisa Ann. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/01/24·53m 40s

PTFO - The Ayahuasca Era: How Neal Brennan Finally Found Joy (and God)

For all of the Aaron Rodgers-ization of psychedelics, they remain revolutionary, and the co-creator of Chapelle's Show turned standup comic has the ultimate endorsement: Sure, Amazonian plant tea might make you cry for two hours after drinking it with Chris Rock. But ayahuasca is a mental-health medicine that will also help you fall in love and, you know, feel the presence of God. So relax about the throwing up. Fear not the toad venom, and embrace the white void before the Big Bang. Ignore the football players yammering about "ego death," and consider the possibilities of a road-to-Damascus experience. Or not. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/01/24·54m 10s

ODDBALL - Thibs' Big Smile in The Big Apple

Who had a bigger smile going last night: Coach Tom Thibodeau after the Knicks destroyed the Nuggets at MSG or Charlotte watching her beloved Celtics shoot lights out on the Heat in the Kaseya Center? Amin and Charlotte decide which coach should be the most concerned going forward between Erik Spoelstra, Mike Malone, and Steve Kerr. Plus, the All-Star starters have been announced with a few surprises in those that didn't make the cut. And it's been a rough week for Adrian Griffin and Kyle Lowry... they could definitely use a HYPE ME UP! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/01/24·27m 15s

NPDS - AFC and NFC Championship Weekend!; Will any team hire Bill Belichick?; Another round of... Athletics to Vegas updates! (Episode 977)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘championship weekend’ as in NFC as in AFC as in football as in the NFL as in Patrick Mahomes as in the Chiefs as in Lamar Jackson as in the Ravens as in Jared Goff as in the Lions as in Brock Purdy as in the Niners. (17:00) NPPOD. (20:25) Raheem Morris got the Falcons job. He’s back. Was the interim in 2020. That means Bill Belichick is out. Where will Bill go? The Panthers hired Dave Canales. Not Bill Belichick. David Tepper gave another coach a 6-year deal! (31:30) Review: Self Reliance. (34:50) We have another fun Athletics update. John Fisher spoke in Vegas… and it was a disaster. (43:20) Patriots WR Kayshon Boutte has found himself in some gambling heat. He bet on himself at LSU… literally. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/01/24·47m 22s

MYSTERY CRATE - Episode Two Hundred - Sixty - Two

Chris Cote, and the show, are excited to see Chris Cote's new jacket, Jessica explains the chaos of sample sales and they also discuss why they gave up certain foods. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/01/24·53m 8s

COOLIGANS - Tom Bogert is a MLS transfer guru and the ice cream man!

Tom Bogert is back on The Cooligans to give you all the latest news surrounding the MLS transfer market! There aren't many better transfer gurus in the world of soccer than Tommy Scoops, and definitely none more plugged in when it comes to MLS! We have all the best transfer news for you in this episode. Christian, Alexis, and Tom discuss some of the biggest moves in MLS, like Miles Robinson to FC Cincinnati, Cade Cowell and Brandon Vazquez moving to Liga MX, and a few players potentially heading across the pond. Tom also reports the latest about replacement refs in MLS and what went into Sporting KC's decision to hire and fire Gavin Wilkinson in the span of a week. The guys also give their takes on Ivan Toney's latest shenanigans and Leroy Sane getting mushed by an opposing manager. You won't want to miss this packed episode! Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/01/24·1h 13m

ODDBALL - Scary Terry & The Surprised Freak

The Buck stops HERE on the bull in Milwaukee! Amin and Charlotte call out Giannis and the Bucks' claims that they were surprised by the firing of Adrian Griffin while Terry Rozier's debut with the Heat was less than scary as their losing streak continues against the Grizzlies. Plus, Luka Doncic gets a heckling fan thrown out, the Celtics play the Heat tonight for BIG stakes - to win Charlotte's heart - and Oddball decides who will make it to the Finals in the East on BET THE SHOW presented by DraftKings Fantasy Sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/01/24·27m 31s

NPDS - Jim Harbaugh laughs at NCAA on way to Los Angeles Chargers; Doc Rivers takes over Bucks; Hockey Canada scandal rocks NHL (Episode 976)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘football personified’ as go football as in Jim Harbaugh as in Michigan as in Los Angeles as in the NCAA as in the NFL. Jim Harbaugh is back in the NFL as the head coach of the Chargers. No more NCAA scandals. He leaves to join Justin Herbert in LA. (12:00) The Milwaukee Bucks felt they had a sickness so they hired Doc Rivers. He’s back. From ESPN to Milwaukee. Giannis and Dame did it. But will it result in a ring? (28:20) Review: Love Actually. (35:30) A scandal has rocked Hockey Canada for years now and it’s now gotten worse. The NHL is involved. Canadian government is involved. And it’s all bad. Where is the commissioner? Oh, he’s releasing statements about Utah! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/01/24·47m 29s

UNDERDOGS: NFL Conference Championships, The Poor Buffalo Bills & TCU WBB!

This week on “Underdogs” Jordan Brenner & Peter Keating have an underdog for every season!  🏈The NFL Conference championship matchups are set– Patrick Mahomes is a road underdog in the playoffs for the second time in his career, and do the Detroit Lions have what it takes to advance to their first Super Bowl?  ⚾️3 names were added to The MLB Hall of Fame, but the guys are more outraged at which players were snubbed. 🦬”Wide Right”– is Bills Mafia the saddest underdog fanbase of all-time? Jordan and Peter rank the most heartbreaking losses in Buffalo Bills franchise history. 🏀TCU women’s basketball needed open tryouts to keep its season going, and the guys couldn’t be more excited about their underdog story. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/01/24·34m 57s

Doing Dishes with Peter King

NFL Insider, NBC Sports, Peter King joins the guys to give his thoughts on Sports Illustrated, NFL Conference Championship Weekend and to grade Billy's dishwashing skills. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/01/24·43m 6s

STUPODITY - Doing Dishes with Peter King

Peter King joins the guys to give his thoughts on Sports Illustrated, NFL Conference Championship Weekend and to grade Billy's dishwashing skills. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/01/24·43m 6s

THOMAHAWK - Conference Championship Week, Best Stories in the NFL & RGIII-Jay Gruden Beef

Welcome back to The ThomaHawk Show! After a hunting trip in Spain, Joe is back, alongside Bruce Gradkowski, Juju Gotti and the one and only, Andrew Hawkins. This week, they look back at last weekend's matchups, look ahead to the Conference Championship, share their thoughts on the best remaining stories in the NFL, and later they talk about a strange RGIII and Jay Gruden beef that went viral on X. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
25/01/24·53m 37s

THE POSCAST: Baseball Card Extravaganza 2024 Part 2!

Joe and Mike continue opening more baseball cards in an effort to raise money for ALS care. This year, they are partnering with Project Main Street. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/01/24·1h 47m

ODDBALL - Doc Makes A House Call in Milwaukee

BREAKING: Adrian Griffin is out and the Doc (Rivers) is in! It's now official, Doc Rivers will once again leave the broadcast booth to become a head coach, taking over the 30-13 Bucks. Amin and Charlotte breakdown what went wrong for Adrian Griffin and whether Doc can come in to lead Giannis and Dame to a championship this season. The East continues to get more interesting as Terry Rozier joins the Miami Heat - let the Heat Culture debate begin! How much closer is Charlotte - no, not that Charlotte - to becoming a Heat fan? Plus, what are the refs excuse for 10 incorrect calls over the last two minutes in Monday night's Hornets-Timberwolves game, what's the takeaway from Tristan Thompson being suspended 25-games for PEDs, and Marcin Gortat said players grab and squeeze WHAT now?! Ooh, we've got some WORD COUNT! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/01/24·28m 59s

NPDS - Baseball Hall of Fame class announced!; Giannis & Lillard got Adrian Griffin fired for Doc Rivers?; NBA ref report: not great! (Episode 975)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘Cooperstown’ as in the Baseball Hall of Fame as in Adrian Beltre as in Joe Mauer as in Todd Helton as in not Billy Wagner or Gary Sheffield. A little surprising to see Helton and not Wagner, but there’s always next year! Except for Sheffield. (11:33) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me why the Milwaukee Bucks fired Adrian Griffin. Woof. And for Doc Rivers!? (21:33) NPPOD. (26:15) Review: Oscar Noms. (31:35) What is going on with the refs? We had the NBA come out and say there were 10 incorrect calls in the final 2 minutes of the Hornets-Timberwolves game! 10! (38:00) Todd Bowles met the media and spoke about the Buccaneers loss to the Lions. Why didn’t they call a timeout? (43:46) So the Miami Heat have finally traded Kyle Lowry for Damian Lillard! Just kidding! They got Terry Rozier from the Hornets. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
24/01/24·46m 20s

ODDBALL - NBA Rivalry Week!

The Nuggets beat the Celtics in their first loss of the season in Boston... are we looking at a Finals matchup? The Knicks had a sweet reunion with the newest Raptors RJ Barrett and Immanuel Quickley while Bruce Brown might be eyeing a move to New York himself - is this all too much? The Heat honor Udonis Haslem by retiring his #40 jersey... despite what Paul Pierce might think. Plus, it's NBA Rivalry Week! Amin and Charlotte go through all of the matchups to decide which are legit and heating up and which so-called rivals may be losing steam. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/01/24·34m 57s

CINEPHILE - OSCAR NOMINATIONS SPECIAL

Adnan reacts to the 2024 Oscar nominations, reviews the latest season of Fargo, and is joined by director Charles Stones lll about his new film with Snoop Dogg, The Underdoggs. Also, we continue to celebrate Paul Giamatti discussing his film American Splendor. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/01/24·53m 42s

NPDS - 2024 Baseball Hall of Fame: Who gets in? Who gets snubbed?; WWE Monday Night Raw is headed to Netflix!? WHOA! (Episode 974)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘announcement’ as in Baseball Hall of Fame as in Oscars as in today is a big day. Who is getting into the Hall? Adrian Beltre? Joe Mauer? Billy Wagner? Alex Rodriguez? Gary Sheffield? (20:50) Anthony Rendon hates baseball. He has to. He came out and said seasons should be shortened. Of all players to say that… him!? (30:30) Review: The Boys in the Boat (34:11) Raw is Netflix! Netflix is in the live sports world now and it’s a partnership with the WWE. Whoa! (41:40) Are you for or against court storming? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/01/24·46m 13s

COOLIGANS - Pablo Torre chose chicken fingers over watching Messi’s first Inter Miami goal!

Pablo Torre is known for finding out about things, but in this episode, The Cooligans find out about him!  We're hyped to have fellow Meadowlarker and host of Pablo Torre Finds Out, Pablo Torre, join the show! Pablo, Christian, and Alexis discus Pablo's beef with Marcus Jordan and Larsa Pippen, getting roasted by Dan Le Batard, and being racially ambiguous to other Latinos and Asians. The guys also tease Pablo for his lack of soccer knowledge on ESPN and debate whether it was worth it to miss Messi's first Inter Miami goal for some chicken fingers. Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
23/01/24·57m 58s

GBF - Divisional Round Hangover

Stugotz, Billy, Mikey A and Fuentes give their thoughts on the NFL Divisional Round with a new segment about heart-racing moments, a top 5 list, if the season ended today and a game of Purdy or Blank. Stugotz and Billy think there's a chance Sean McDermott could be out in Buffalo, especially if Bill Belichick wants the job. There aren't too many quarterbacks Stugotz or Mikey A would take Brock Purdy over. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/01/24·56m 22s

PTFO - Roy Wood Jr.’s Guide to Hosting Awards Shows (and Roasting Joe Biden)

He is one of the most talented stand-ups in America. But Roy Wood Jr. is also of the most deliberate thinkers about his craft. Roasting Joe Biden? Nerve-wracking as hell. Hosting an awards show? Like performing for LeBron in the locker room before Game Seven. The former Daily Show correspondent explains the affirmation of not succeeding Trevor Noah, the Taylor Swift-proof takeaway from Jo Koy's Golden Globes monologue, the point of getting booed, the power of free jokes... and how he almost ended up as a baseball umpire. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/01/24·50m 17s

NPDS - Bills season ends wide right... again!; DraftKings refunding Deebo bets; Lamar vs Mahomes! Lions vs Niners! (Episode 973)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘wide right’ as in the Buffalo Bills as in history as in field goals as in losses as in the Bills did it again. Tyler Bass meet Scott Norwood. But, the Chiefs are back in the AFC Championship. 6th straight season. Patrick Mahomes is inevitable. (3:35) Deebo Samuel got hurt. Draftkings issued a refund. FanDuel did not. Hmm. (11:45) Eagles have fired the defensive coordinator Sean Desai after just one season. Matt Patricia is also on the way out. Change is coming. (16:05) Let’s talk more football. Lamar Jackson balled out. Dan Campbell and the kneecap biters did it again. (27:00) Review: Fargo. (30:48) What happened with Sports Illustrated? (38:20) NPPOD. (39:40) We have an update on the Boston Red Sox. Friday it was Craig Breslow. And now we have Sam Kennedy speaking. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/01/24·46m 43s

ODDBALL - Make Anthony Edwards An All-Star NOW!

Wait, Anthony Edwards and James Harden only have HOW MANY All-Star Votes?! Amin and Charlotte have some theories about the latest results from All-Star voting. Also, the Minnesota Timberwolves and Oklahoma City Thunder had big wins on Thursday night but how serious should we take them at the top of the Western Conference? Plus, Oddball takes a trip to the doctor's office for a midseason checkup on some patients... er, teams. What's the diagnosis on the Lakers? Are the Miami Heat showing any causes for concern? And what do the Knicks need to do to fight off the dreaded disease of 'norecenttitlitis'? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/01/24·27m 31s

NPDS - State of College Football: Transfers, NIL, lawsuits, and 9th year players!?; NFL playoff picks for the weekend! Sox Update: Boston & Chicago (Episode 972)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘eligibility’ as in transferring as in college athletics as in football as in what is going on!? 9th year players? 7th year players? What happened to 4 years? We’ve got the DOJ involved now. We have conferences fighting with teams. And of course, NIL. (15:30) NPPOD - it’s NFL playoff football! Get excited! (27:12) Review: Boy Swallows Universe. (30:02) Red Sox fans are very mad at the team right now. What is Boston doing? (38:36) Are the White Sox staying in Chicago? Is the flirting done with Nashville? (43:35) Are the Astros going to sign Josh Hader? He wants more money than Edwin Diaz! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/01/24·47m 14s

Mystery Crate - Episode Two Hundred - Sixty - One

Billy introduces a new segment within Mystery Crate, the crew discusses the pros and cons of having kids take classes on zoom, they explore the sex lives of senior citizens and Tony tells another story of him riding Miami's Metro Rail. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/01/24·53m 27s

STUPODITY - Captain Lee... Is... Back!

Friend of the show Captain Lee is back to give us his thoughts on Wild Card Weekend, preview the Divisional Round, talk ghosts, which celebrity he'd like to communicate with from the beyond, his craziest employee on Below Deck and more! For more Captain Lee check out his podcast Salty with Captain Lee. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/01/24·38m 38s

COOLIGANS - Howard University should have its 1971 soccer national championship restored! with Mark Wright from "The Bison Project"

We're honored to be joined by journalist and documentarian, Mark Wright, to hear about "The Bison Project", his latest podcast discussing the 1971 Howard University soccer team that was unjustly stripped of its national championship!  It's a packed Cooligans episode after we were off for MLK Day! Mark Wright joins the show to tell us about Sports Explains the World's "The Bison Project" and share his biggest takeaways from his reporting. Mark and the guys analyze how racial dynamics in 1970s America may have impacted the NCAA's decision to strip Howard of its title and examine what can be done to right this wrong today. Christian and Alexis also break down some other stories from the world of footy, including the potential collapse of the Saudi Pro League, Luis Suarez joining Inter Miami, Ashley Sanchez being traded during the NWSL draft, and Jose Mourinho being sacked by Roma. You can find "The Bison Project" in the Sports Explains the World podcast feed, available now on all platforms: https://www.thebisonproject.com Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/01/24·1h 17m

ODDBALL - Pacer Pascal

From trade rumors to done deals! Amin and Charlotte react to the Pacers acquiring All-Star Pascal Siakam from the Raptors and decide just how far the Pacers will go now in the East. They also take a look at those on the trading block according to Jake Fisher of Yahoo Sports - which big moves are bound to happen and what teams will fizzle out before trade deadline? Plus, Amin and Charlotte wager whether the Pacers with Pascal Siakam will make the Eastern Conference Finals, if the Celtics will have the best record in the league heading into All-Star break, and if Joel Embiid or Nikola Jokic will win MVP this season on this week's edition of BET THE SHOW presented by DraftKings Fantasy Sports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/01/24·32m 32s

PTFO - The Pop-Tarts Mascot, Unmasked: Share & Tell with Sarah Spain, Charlotte Wilder, and Pablo

Who was the human inside the viral bowl-game mascot, and is said mascot still alive? We investigate VERY seriously. Plus: Why are so many women drinking out of the Stanley cup? And what does your depth chart of friends look like? Also: aggressive familiarity, the most arousing mascot alive, raccoon hands, Gronk's beach party, and Pablo's Pogs. Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/g9h-AbjQaXQ Related (non-beastiality-adjacent) content: Thirsty after you catch on fire? (TikTok) What your water bottle says about you (The Los Angeles Times) How much time does it take to be a close friend? (The Wall Street Journal) The buddy boost: how 'accountability partners' make you healthy, happy and more successful (The Guardian) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/01/24·54m 14s

NPDS - It's Jerry's World: Cowboys bringing back Mike McCarthy; Eagles Sirianni presenting owner with masterplan! Is Amazon saving the RSNs? (Episode 971)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘layers’ as in a cake as chocolate as in vanilla as in sponge as in fondant as in sprinkles as in Jerry Jones as in Mike McCarthy. The Cowboys are bringing back McCarthy for year 5. Sorry, despondent fans. (10:30) Nick Sirianni is meeting with Jeff Lurie with a plan. What plan? The same plan Doug Pederson had when he got fired? (18:23) Is Amazon here to save Diamond? What does that even mean? Can it happen? Is this the future? (32:30) Review: Tootsie. (37:10) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me about the sudden death of a Warriors assistant coach and why the team canceled the game. (44:10) NPPOD. (45:00) What are the Clippers plans for the future? New stadium. All-Star Game. Kawhi longterm. What about James Harden? Or Westbrook? Or Paul George? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/01/24·48m 37s

UNDERDOGS: The Best of The NFL Playoffs & The Worst in NBA History..

This week on “Underdogs” Jordan and Peter break down the NFL Divisional playoff matchups. Can the Packers write another chapter in their underdog story? Then the guys turn their attention to 5 NBA teams who are underdogs every night, examining why the bottom of the league is historically awful. Plus: An Australian Open bet to make right now! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
18/01/24·27m 11s

POSCAST: Baseball Card Extravaganza 2024

Joe and Mike are back drafting baseball cards to raise money for ALS care. This year, they are partnering with Project Main Street. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/01/24·1h 53m

ODDBALL - The Process and The Joker

No, this isn't a Cinephobe movie review... Amin and Charlotte react to last night's epic MVP-matchup between Joel Embiid and Nikola Jokic in the Sixers tight 126 - 121 win over the Nuggets. Not to be outdone, Kevin Durant and the Suns also put on a show, down 22 points in the 4th quarter to comeback and beat the Kings - are the Suns finally coming together? In New York, the latest on Knicks' governor James Dolan and the accusations of sexual assault against him and Harvey Weinstein. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/01/24·27m 31s

THOMAHAWK - Ice Cold, Niner Gang & Newton's Curse

Welcome back to the ThomaHawk Show! This week, Joe gets lost in Europe so Hawk, Juju and Phattt Nat have you covered on tall the madness from wildcard weekend, the upcoming divisional playoffs and SO MUCH more... Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/01/24·52m 13s

CINEPHILE - Ben Lyons + Adnan Meets Paul Giamatti

Adnan is joined by Ben Lyons to recap their time at the Critics Choice Awards. Which celebrity made Adnan nervous? Pizza in a bag. Ryen Russillo bails on Adnan for Adrian Wojnarowski. Origin. Chris wouldn't know how to be a cannibal. Society of the Snow. Is the Barbie screenplay Original or Adapted? Cinderella Man. What is Christopher Nolan’s favorite Fast and the Furious movie? Chris reviews Saltburn. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
17/01/24·1h 3m

ODDBALL - Joel Embiid: MVP or DNP? ft. Ice Cube

So, just how likely is Joel Embiid's going back-to-back as MVP? Embiid has some thoughts on that and they're nothing to boo about... meanwhile, the boos came pouring down in Memphis as Draymond Green returned to the Warriors after missing 16 games and yet those boos were nothing compared to the ones heard in Chicago at the Ring of Honor ceremony. You'll be cheering Amin & Charlotte after you hear their thoughts... Plus, Ice Cube received the inaugural “Ice Cube Impact Award” at the Naismith Hall of Fame yesterday and talks to Amin & Charlotte about the challenges the BIG3 has overcome before starting its exciting seventh season and who he thinks has been the best BIG3 player in the league so far. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/01/24·27m 31s

PTFO - The 'Alpha' Myth, Debunked

From LeBron to Deion and Wall Street to Washington, one pervasive term has come to encapsulate a human desire for domination. Correspondent Bradley Campbell heads into the wild — with aerial wolf-hunting, bespoke bear-drugging, and more — to discover that the science behind the "alpha" … is based on a mistake. The new truth, however, may teach even and especially the most gentle among us how to become better leaders. Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/Cx8spsfoUjo (If you are having thoughts of suicide, you can call or text 988 to reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/01/24·47m 31s

NPDS - Mahomes v. Allen Playoff Trilogy: Swifties battle Bills Mafia!; What happened to the Eagles!?; Caleb Williams or a Bears trade? (Episode 969)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘trilogy’ as in number 3 as in the NFL playoffs as in the Buffalo Bills as in the Kansas City Chiefs as in Josh Allen as in Patrick Mahomes. We did it, folks. Chiefs at Bills. It’ll be the third time we see it in the past 4 seasons. (9:48) The Eagles collapsed. It happened. From 10-1 to 1-6 and out in the first round. Woof. Could Sirianni be out? Bill Belichick is making the rounds! (18:20) Did you see the Cowboys-Packers ratings? 40 million viewers! Every league, every show, every network wants what the NFL has. (21:45) What is happening with the NFL and ESPN? (30:48) Review: Top 5 takeaways from the Emmys. (37:30) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me about MLB’s international signing period, how it works, and why teams do it. (42:55) NPPOD. (43:30) Caleb Williams has declared for the NFL draft. Who saw that coming? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
16/01/24·47m 48s

NPDS - Jerry Jones "floored" by Cowboys historic loss to Packers! How's that Deshaun Watson trade looking? Dolphins still can't overcome the cold! (Episode 968)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘floored’ as in Jerry Jones as in the Dallas Cowboys as in the Green Bay Packers as in Mike McCarthy as in playoffs, baby! The Cowboys got smoked, bbq’d, and run out of Jerry World. Is Mike McCarthy done? How about you Packers fans? Are you in love with Love yet? (13:10) Did you watch the Browns-Texans in the Watson-less Bowl? CJ Stroud lit up the Browns. Joe Flacco threw pick sixes like they were beads at Mardi Gras. And Deshaun Watson wasn’t playing. (15:34) The Miami Dolphins still cannot win games in the cold. The Kansas City Chiefs looked like the Chiefs again. And Taylor Swift went home happy! (21:20) No knee caps are safe around Dan Campbell, but he can coach! The Lions won a playoff game! Goff wins, Stafford loses! (23:20) The Buffalo Bills game got postponed because of snow. How do these decisions get made? (32:40) Review: American Symphony. (35:35) The Chicago Bulls held a Ring of Honor ceremony during a game and the fans viciously booed the picture of Jerry Krause. Why? What were they thinking? (46:00) NPPOD Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
15/01/24·47m 26s

ODDBALL - NBA Gonna Netflix & Chill ft. Ice Cube

Last night's blowout games were so shocking Amin is referring to it as "Red Wedding Thursday". The Thunder beat the Trailblazers by 62 points and the Bucks beat the Celtics so badly in the first half, the Celtics' Joe Mazzulla sat the starters for the entire second half. What was going on? In other news, the NBA is getting into the Netflix & Chill game, announcing a new "Quarterback"-like docuseries like following LeBron James, Jayson Tatum, Jimmy Butler, Anthony Edwards, and Domantas Sabonis - so, who will be the most entertaining to watch? Plus, the legendary Ice Cube joins Oddball ahead of being honored with the inaugural “Ice Cube Impact Award” at the Naismith Hall of Fame in Springfield, MA on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/01/24·27m 31s

STUPOD - Pedro Martinez's on The Dodgers and Serie Del Caribe

Pedro Martinez joins the show to discuss the 2024 Caribbean Series (Serie Del Caribe) coming to Miami. He also tell us what he thinks of Bill Belichick leaving the Patriots, why the Angels didn't have more success with Ohtani and Trout and what he thinks of the Dodgers signing everyone. Get tickets to the Serie Del Caribe at Marlins.com/SDC. Plus, Mikey shares an incredible Johnny Damon story and the guys google his house that was recently for sale. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/01/24·40m 47s

NPDS - The New Patriot Way: Belichick is out, Mayo is in; MLB Arbitration: Soto, Alonso settle, which players didn't? (Episode 967)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘responsibility’ as in the Patriots as in Robert Kraft as in Bill Belichick as in the Patriot Way. Yesterday was the joint press conference between Kraft and Bill and we saw the amicable split. What happens next? Why did the move happen now? (9:33) MLB Arbitration deadline happened and what stood out? Juan Soto and the Yankees set a record. Pete Alonso settled with the Mets. Vlad, Adolis, and Arraez didn’t get deals done. And the Yankees signed free agent Stroman! (27:41) Review: Immediate Family. (31:30) We are seeing more and more Succession in real life. Now we’re seeing it with the McNair Family in Houston. (39:30) NPPOD. (42:32) And the Emmy goes to… who!? What did ESPN do? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/01/24·48m 15s

Mystery Crate - Episode Two Hundred - Sixty

The crew discusses the difficulty of both sending and receiving wedding invitations and answer a timeless question involving hand to hand combat with 12 year olds. Also, Billy is rude to Mike Fuentes about being "40" and shopping at Abercrombie & Fitch. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/01/24·54m 4s

PTFO - Inside the "Jeopardy!" Gauntlet: Share & Tell with Katie Nolan, Dan Soder, and Pablo

How does Katie keep dominating at trivia on national television? Is it vase or vahhze? And what in the Nick Saban was that young man doing stuck in an urn? Plus: animal idiom brainteasers, the road warriors of handsome, Kristi Yamaguccimane, going Fahrenheit 451 on "Wings," and climbing the Mortal Kombat totem pole that inevitably leads to Ice-T. Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/7uRc7SbVbkw Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/01/24·53m 49s

COOLIGANS - Jadon Sancho is finally free from Manchester United's mediocrity!

Jadon Sancho's Manchester United nightmare is finally over, but will he find his best form back at Borussia Dortmund?  IT'S TRANSFER SEASON BABAYYY! A few transfers have already been finalized, but none made more headlines than Jadon Sancho's return to Borussia Dortmund on loan from Manchester United! Christian and Alexis give their thoughts on the English winger making the move back to Germany and ask if Sancho will prove Erik ten Hag wrong with his performances. The guys also discuss the Carabao Cup semi-finals, the Saudi Pro League's potential collapse, and some controversial hirings in MLS and NWSL. We finish the episode with another edition of Tight 5. Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
12/01/24·1h 4m

ODDBALL - Banners & Boos in Golden State

The Warriors have gone from being showered with championships to being showered with boos in Golden State... what in the BLEEP is going on?! Steph may be "booing himself" but Amin and Charlotte aren't having it! In Southern California, things are looking real sunny with Kawhi Leonard signing a 3 year / $153 million dollar extension with the Clippers - so just how healthy and successful does the rest of this season and the future look in LA? Oh, Charlotte FINALLY sees some "dawg" in the Celtics... Plus, the long-awaited return of BET THE SHOW brought to you by DraftKings Fantasy Sports. Will the West win the All-Star Game? Will Giannis be the leading All-Star vote-getter this year? All that and more... Check out what DraftKings has to offer this season with code ODDBALL. Because life’s more fun when you’re in on the action. DraftKings - the crown is yours. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/01/24·27m 31s

GBF: Coaching Changes w/ Adam Schefter, Chris Long and Golic

Adam Schefter discusses Bill Belichick and the Patriots parting ways, Michigan winning the National Championship and plays game of If Belichick Calls with Stugotz to try to guess where Bills lands. Chris Long was shocked to hear Pete Carroll was let go and weighs in on what environment he thinks might be best for Belichick. Mike Golic weighs in on Nick Saban's retirement, Belichick and Carroll. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/01/24·1h 6m

PTFO - Why JJ Redick Rejected the NBA to Coach 9-Year-Olds Instead

He could be drawing up plays for superstars, after interviewing with the Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors, and more. But the ESPN commentator and "Old Man & the Three" podcaster has been leading a group of middle-schoolers in Brooklyn, with the same passion and perfectionism that he brought to Duke and then 15 seasons in the pros. If you thought you hated JJ Redick, just wait 'til you get inside the greatest mind in the history of fourth-grade basketball. Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/5m4OQBOhfOM Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/01/24·52m 37s

NPDS - Bill Belichick out in New England! Nick Saban out in Alabama! Pete Carroll out in Seattle! WHOA! (Episode 966)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘centrifuge’ as in carousel as in spinning and spinning and spinning as in Pete Carroll then Nick Saban and then Bill Belichick! What a day. The end of multiple eras. Let’s start with Billy B and the New England Patriots. (14:00) Nick Saban has retired from Alabama. Another legendary coach. Why now? NIL? Is he tired? Too much competition? Transfer portal? (23:30) Pete Carroll is out in Seattle. We thought that’d be the biggest news of the day… and it wasn’t close! (31:55) Review: Continental Divide. (37:20) NPPOD. (39:30) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me about the NFL and the retirement package deals they are giving to employees. Why is this happening? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/01/24·47m 13s

UNDERDOGS: NFL Wild Card Weekend & Early NCAA Tourney Underdog Watch

On this week’s episode of “Underdogs,” Jordan and Peter preview the NFL’s Super Wild Card Weekend. Will the Miami Dolphins be affected by a 9-degree forecast in Kansas City? The guys find some surprising numbers to answer that question. Plus, it’s never too early to start thinking about NCAA tourney upsets: Which college hoops teams should you be watching now to get a leg up on your bracket come March? Here’s a closer look at the numbers 🤓:  🏈 Over the past 2 decades, in playoff games with an over/under lower than 45 points and a temperature of 25 degrees and below, the OVER has gone 14-4-1. 🌴 When warm-weather or dome teams (like Miami) travel to cold environments, the home team doesn’t have nearly the edge people think they do. ❄️In playoff games below 32 degrees, warm-weather/dome teams are 11-13-1 against the spread. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
11/01/24·27m 42s

ODDBALL - Spo Money, Mo Problems

The Miami Heat's head coach Erik Spoelstra signs a record-setting 8 year/$120 million dollar contract while Toronto Raptors head coach Darko Rajaković rips into refs last night after a 1-point loss to LeBron and the Lakers. One coach is getting paid while the other is gonna get fined... Plus, has Steve Kerr gone too far in defending Steph Curry? How frustrated should Trae Young be right now and why doesn't Domantas Sabonis get more love from the league and fans? Also, does Amin FINALLY lose WORD COUNT? What are you waiting for, it's time for Oddball!!  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/01/24·27m 31s

NPDS - Disney Nightmare continued: Aaron Rodgers and Jimmy Kimmel feud again; NBA refs cause Raptors coach to lose his mind! (Episode 965)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘enough already’ as in we get it as in please stop as in Jimmy Kimmel as in Aaron Rodgers as in Pat McAfee as in it’s never ending. Why? Why so public? What is Disney doing? What is ESPN doing? (14:10) The Tennessee Titans fired Mike Vrabel. Fine, that’s their decision. But, when asked about trading him… the owner said it would take too long? Huh? (28:07) Review: Good Grief. (34:23) NPPOD - The Raptors head coach went off on the refs. My lanta! (44:00) What is going on with MLB and Amazon and Diamond Sports Group? Let’s update you on the future of streaming. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/01/24·48m 10s

CINEPHILE - Golden Globes Review with David Samson

David Samson joins Adnan to discuss the Golden Globe winners and losers, Jo Koy’s monologue, holiday cards, reading screenplays, the MLB Hall of Fame, Paul Giamatti’s connection to baseball, and much more! Do you go to the movies alone? Beau Is Afraid. Do writers like it when actors ad-lib? Perfect Days. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/01/24·43m 40s

THOMAHAWK - Joe Moves to Germany, Top QBs & Jameis Gonna Jameis

Happy New Year ThomaFlawk! In this first episode of the New Year, hosts Andrew Hawkins and Joe Thomas are joined by Juju Gotti. They discuss Joe's move to Germany to coach the Munich Ravens. Also, Josh Browning thinks he's a top-32 QB, Jameis Winston believes he's still a leader on his team, David Tepper is spilling drinks, the race pro bowl draft and so much more!! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
10/01/24·53m 59s

ODDBALL - Can Anyone Spare A Star? NBA Injury Reaction

Ja Morant is out for the season. Tyrese Haliburton went down last night and Chris Paul is out for four to six weeks. Don't worry though, Draymond Green is returning and Oddball has more HEADLINES from around the NBA. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/01/24·27m 31s

NPDS - Michigan wins the National Championship! What will Jim Harbaugh do next!?; Draymond Green says Adam Silver stopped his retirement! (Episode 964)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘euphoria’ as in excitement as in Michigan as in the Wolverines as in Jim Harbaugh as in college football as in the Michigan Wolverines are the champions of the college football world. What is next for Harbaugh? More suspensions? Back to Michigan? Headed to the NFL? (13:20) We have to update the Wait To See. Accountability! (15:20) We interrupt this Wait To See to talk about Josh Harris and the Commanders. (24:20) We are back to Wait To See. (35:20) Review: Anatomy of a Fall. (37:51) NPPOD. (42:00) Draymond Green says he would have retired if it weren’t fort for Adam Silver. What? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/01/24·47m 3s

PTFO - The 'Baseball Bomb' Falling on a School Near You

A battle over academic freedom is boiling over, beyond Harvard, and Florida governor Ron DeSantis and his cronies have already taken over one college in their effort to win the culture war. But the wildest part is how they're weaponizing an absolutely enormous baseball team to do it. Correspondent Jeb Lund reports on accusations of unconstitutionality — and mascot duplicity — at his alma mater, with a warning about how right-wing activists might use their sports blueprint next. Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/IqNPY0pnQ2E Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/01/24·54m 14s

COOLIGANS - Bro, just stop vaping! with C.J. Sapong

MLS free agency is off to a hot start, so we had to have current free agent and MLS legend, C.J. Sapong, join the show to break down everything you need to know! Who could've predicted such a wild start to MLS free agency? Definitely not us! We've still got the best and funniest coverage of all the latest transactions from around the league. C.J. Sapong stops by to discuss his current free agency and tell us what it's like to represent himself in contract negotiations. The guys also learn C.J.'s opinion on MLS threatening to pull its top division teams from US Open Cup and get some tea about Toronto FC's drama-filled season. Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
09/01/24·59m 52s

NPDS - ESPN Nightmare continued: Pat McAfee calls exec a "rat" on air; NFL Black Monday: Commanders fire Rivera mid-show! (Episode 963)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us now: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘decision pt.2’ as in choices as in business as in ESPN as in Pat McAfee as in Norby Williamson. What are we talking about? Friday was a day ESPN wished it could forget. (15:20) The NFL playoffs are set! Who made it? Who fell apart? Coaches are getting fired! GMs are getting fired! It’s all happening live! (23:50) Should Dennis Allen keep his job with the Saints? The team doesn’t think so! (34:10) Review: Golden Globes. (40:40) NPPOD Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
08/01/24·47m 6s

ODDBALL - Jokic Jumps For Joy!

Nikola Jokic hit a Steph Curry-esque buzzer beater from way downtown... in front of Steph Curry and the Warriors. Have you ever seen Jokic so happy before?! While Giannis put up 44 points and 14 rebounds last night in the Bucks' nailbiter win over the Spurs, everyone is still talking about Wemby... Amin and Charlotte give their reactions to the array of excitement from last night's double-header. Plus, the first batch of results from the return of All-Star fan-voting are in - who are the early surprises in each conference? And we're wrapping up the first week of 2024, what better way to do it with a very special and heartfelt HYPE ME UP! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/01/24·27m 25s

Mystery Crate - Episode Two Hundred - Fifty - Nine

The shipping container argues Tony's work ethic before getting into any New Year's Resolutions they may be trying to complete. They also discuss Gypsy Rose's release from prison, Mike Fuentes' mid-life crisis and take a sneak peak at a gift meant for Dan. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/01/24·53m 41s

PTFO - Share & Tell (and Teeth) with Mina Kimes, Dan, and Pablo

Why is Travis Kelce the most famous player in the NFL? How much should you miss booze during Dry January? Where can you get away from everything? Should you trust anyone with really nice teeth? Plus: dorky cussing, human fists, Big Masseuse, 16-beers-deep Chris Cote, and a casual aside about allegedly murdering your roommate. Further reading: Kicking the Habit (Slate) The People Who Brought You Travis Kelce (The New York Times) They Sold Everything to Go on a 3-Year Cruise. How It All Unraveled. (The New York Times) Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/17UhD1blqNE Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/01/24·53m 15s

Triple Threat Nitro is Back!

Dan Nitro Clark is back to tell us how far his team went in the fantasy football playoffs. Nitro also offers Mikey one of his singlets for Mikey's calendar shoot. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/01/24·37m 33s

NPDS - Trevor Bauer apology tour has started - Will any MLB team sign him?; Is Darvin Ham about to be Vogel'd by the Lakers (Episode 962)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us here: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘last gasp’ as in the final stand as in the apology tour as in Trevor Bauer is back. He appeared on Fox News and apologized for being Trevor Bauer. Why now? He wants a job. (14:30) We spoke about the Chris Sale trade and then something happened. The Braves gave him a new deal. WHAT!? (26:40) Review: Apollo 13. (32:15) Darvin Ham about to be out? Is he about to get Frank Vogel’d? What is wrong with the Lakers? (39:26) NPPOD - let’s discuss the Brooklyn Nets and the NFL playoff scenarios for Week 18. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/01/24·47m 24s

PTFO - On the Witness Stand at the FIFA Bribery Trial with John Skipper

Underground in a Bond-esque bunker. Inside a private club with a league commissioner. Across the table from an executive with a parrot on his shoulder. And, finally, at the courthouse for a global legal drama centered around "a corrupt organization" operating "outside the law": This is how Pablo's boss at Meadowlark Media — and the former president of ESPN — went from a high-stakes, handshake deal... to a knock on the door from the feds... to becoming a government witness. Also: the future of the World Cup, and yachts. Lots and lots of yachts. Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/Gwo4X8XTAVw Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/01/24·52m 48s

COOLIGANS - We finally have a legit Premier League title race this season!

Happy New Year, Gully Squad! The Cooligans are back to break down all the incredible action from the thrilling Premier League festive fixtures!  There was so much footy played over the past few weeks, we don't even know where to start the discussion! Christian and Alexis round-up the biggest headlines from the Premier League, on and off the pitch, including Arsenal falling back to 4th place and Jadon Sancho imminently departing Manchester United. The guys also react to Weston McKennie offending all Italians with his pasta recipe and praise Gotham FC for their hot start to NWSL free agency. Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
05/01/24·1h 1m

ODDBALL - Panic Mode in Lakers Nation?

The In-Season Tournament Championship seems so long ago for the Lakers right now... what's going wrong for LeBron and Anthony Davis and how can they fix things? All is well in Indiana... as long as they're playing the Bucks! Tyrese Haliburton continues his incredible play to beat Giannis and Damian Lillard and finish their regular season matchups 4-1... so how honest were Giannis and Dame in their responses to the loss? Time for Oddball's favorite game, WHO'S LYING? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/01/24·27m 31s

NPDS - Disney Nightmare: Why Pat McAfee, Aaron Rodgers, and Jimmy Kimmel beef is terrible for ESPN/ABC business (Episode 961)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us here: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘decision’ as in a company decision as in making a choice as in ESPN as in ABC as in Disney as in Aaron Rodgers as in Pat McAfee as in Jimmy Kimmel. What happened? What happens next? (19:10) The Jets also have a decision to make. Aaron Rodgers is coming back next year. Is Zach Wilson? (31:34) Review: Four Daughters. (36:50) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me about Rory McIlroy and his apology for the criticism aimed at players who left for LIV checks. (43:15) NPPOD. (44:40) What happened with Kyrie Irving, the Utah Jazz, and a couple of rabbis? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/01/24·48m 36s

UNDERDOGS: CFP National Championship: Are the Huskies a Worthy Underdog? Ft. Mike Golic Jr

This Week on “Underdogs,” The College Football Playoff National Championship is set! Jordan and Peter are joined by Mike Golic Jr., host of “Gojo and Golic,” to break down the much- anticipated Michigan/Washington matchup. Plus, Mike sticks around to make the final NFL Underdog picks of the season! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
04/01/24·27m 2s

ODDBALL - Who's Afraid of a Little Thunder?

The Thunder beat the Celtics last night 127 - 123 behind Shai Gilgeous-Alexander’s 36 points and the rookie sensation Chet Holmgren... and Charlotte is VERY nervous about her Celtics. Amin and Charlotte give the rising Thunder their proper due and then discuss the troubles in Golden State and how Steve Kerr is trying to lift Klay Thompson's energy and why the Warriors and Draymond Green are getting some much needed "space" from each other. Plus, the Timberwolves are legit but what are they still missing? How is Carlos Boozer taking Jordan Clarkson finally snapping the Utah Jazz's triple-double drought and Ja Morant delivered a "late Christmas gift" by dunking over Victor Wembanyama... sounds like WORD COUNT! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/01/24·27m 31s

NPDS - What will the Rays do with Wander Franco?; Chris Sale and cash traded to Braves!; Yamamoto has an elbow clause!? (Episode 960)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us here: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘cause’ as in termination for cause as in contract details as in Wander Franco as in the Tampa Bay Rays. We haven’t heard from Franco since last august because of an investigation into a relationship with a minor. Details are starting to trickle out of the Dominican Republic about his arrest for not appearing in court. What is baseball doing? (17:07) The Atlanta Braves have traded for Chris Sale. They also get a wheelbarrow full of cash so they’ll only pay Sale $500K. Why did the Red Sox do this? Why would the Braves do this? (27:45) Yoshinobu Yamamoto contract details have come out. Elbow clause!? (37:50) Review: Saltburn. (40:20) The NFL has fined David Tepper $300K for his drink throw. And then he released a lame statement. (45:20) NPPOD Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/01/24·47m 28s

CINEPHILE - Saltburn + Priscilla + Daniel Bruhl

Saltburn. Adnan talks to actor Daniel Bruhl about his new film, Race for Glory: Audi vs. Lancia. Adnan has more complaints for the airline industry. Priscilla. Are we still doing 3D movies? Chris sums up Migration perfectly. Rushmore. Cinephile’s quest to land Paul Giamatti as a guest. Nyad. Chris has planned for surviving many hours in the ocean. All of Us Strangers. Rapid fire book reviews: “Oscar Wars: A History of Hollywood in Gold, Sweat, and Tears”, “Dearborn”, and “Everywhere an Oink Oink: An Embittered, Dyspeptic, and Accurate Report of Forty Years in Hollywood”. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/01/24·1h 1m

SHUTDOWN FULLCAST - The Bible: Code Red (College Football Championship Preview)

Mostly off-air, the crew attempts to discern the Bible's first wine mom More news from Pompeii Let's make Ted Cruz a trophy. No, not like that Can't spell Citrus Bowl without UT [complimentary] We are out of fun ways to do BAMA LOST LOL episodes! Several other football games have occurred since we last spoke Happy holidays from the Harbaugh family Visit preownedairboats dot com with all haste Visit SHUT DOWN FULL BOOKS DOT COM  for exclusive literary revelations  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
03/01/24·1h 40m

ODDBALL - The Knicks Bring In An OG

New Year, New Knicks... same Oddball! Amin and Charlotte are back for the excitement around the Knicks-Raptors trade looking pretty great so far for both teams with OG Anunoby making his Knicks debut in Madison Square Garden and RJ Barrett's Toronto homecoming. Detroit got to end 2023 with a bang, FINALLY snapping their NBA-record 28-game losing streak but Amin and Charlotte have to talk about coach Monty Williams' post-game comments. Giannis, Damian Lillard, and the Bucks look to have a Pacers problem whether they want to admit it or not - what kind of a matchup can we hope for in the playoffs? And following NBA insider and Oddball contributor Tom Haberstroh's discovery of previously unheard audio of Ja Morant calling a referee a... well, you know... what does the role of in-person media have in the careers of young stars like Morant? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/01/24·27m 34s

PTFO - The Heavy Secrets of NFL Weight Loss

They were raised to chug whipping cream and turn every meal into an all-you-can-eat buffet. But somehow, America’s most popular New Year’s resolution is most embodied by the extreme transformation of none other than offensive linemen. In retirement, these pioneers of gluttony have reverse-engineered themselves physically but also evolved mentally. And as former 315-pounder Mike Golic Jr. peels away the layers beyond the six-pack, with reflections from former colleagues Joe Thomas and Nick Hardwick, he reveals that sustainable personal change goes way beyond the weight. (If you are having thoughts of suicide, you can call or text 988 to reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.) Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/hl8b1iYP5c8 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/01/24·53m 59s

NPDS - Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper celebrates the new year by throwing a drink on a Jags fan!?!?!? (Episode 959)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast! Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us here: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘champagne showers’ as in the New Year is here as in let’s celebrate as in David Tepper, the owner of the Carolina Panthers, celebrated the new year by throwing a drink on a Jaguars fan. I cannot believe it. The NFL has a Tepper problem. (13:50) What in the world is happening with Russell Wilson and the Denver Broncos? Sean Payton said one thing. Russell Wilson said another thing. All bad. (28:25) Review: Maestro (33:00) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me if Florida State getting blown out by Georgia means the CFP Committee got things right. (42:30) NPPOD Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
02/01/24·47m 17s

PTFO - Is Russell Wilson an Undercover Alien Running for President of the United States?

As the Denver Broncos crumble all around Russell Wilson, the superstar quarterback has never been more fascinating. Or more unknowable. But Nate Tice was Wilson’s backup, roommate, and occasional speechwriter at the University of Wisconsin. And to hear these college confessions — about a shirt-tucked, Timberlake-loving try-hard, who is possibly from outer space — is to finally understand the weirdest athlete on Planet Earth. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/12/23·55m 43s

PTFO - American Fictions: Why Oscar Contender Cord Jefferson (Still) Gives a F*ck

This year, Emmy-winning screenwriter Cord Jefferson (Watchmen, Succession, The Good Place, Master of None) has become a major Oscar contender for his directorial debut movie, American Fiction. So we wanted to ask Cord the truth about awards, competitiveness, race, external validation, and happiness. Also, the Men In Black soundtrack. Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/4O3jaJ1TN94 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/12/23·55m 19s

SHUTDOWN FULLCAST - 2023 40 FOR 40, Vol. 3

- This one has: Fenway Bowl! Pinstripe Bowl! Pop-Tarts Bowl! Alamo Bowl! Gator Bowl! Sun Bowl! - Ryan is the enemy of the working class! - Liberty Bowl! Cotton Bowl! Peach Bowl! Music City Bowl! Orange Bowl! Arizona Bowl! - He’s out of touch with normal people, sitting in his Tennessee mansion! - ReliaQuest Bowl! Fiesta Bowl! Citrus Bowl! - Also at least five minutes of Rose Bowl and Sugar Bowl talk! - Boo Ryan whenever you see him! - Visit preownedairboats dot com to get all the stuff you actually wanted for the holidays - Visit SHUT DOWN FULL BOOKS DOT COM for exclusive literary revelations  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/12/23·1h 46m

GBF- CFP Semis with Lucy and Gojo

Stugotz and Mikey A lament another Jets loss on Thursday Night Football. Lucy joins the show to play Lucy or Goosey and give her thoughts on the CFP Semis and why FSU is blaming Kirk Herbstreit for everything. Mike Golic Jr. joins the guys to talk all things mayo and pop tarts, a big week 17 in the NFL and how Taylor Swift isn't to blame for the Chiefs decline. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
29/12/23·1h

GBF- Boxing Day Hangover

Stugotz and Mikey A are joined by Mike Golic to talk about the games over Christmas weekend, including what is wrong with the Chiefs, how good the Ravens are and what a great story Joe Flacco has been for the Browns. Plus, if the season ended today matchups that have us all excited. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/12/23·40m 47s

PTFO - Sex, Lies, and Longevity with TV Legend Maury Povich

You may remember him as the paternity-test king of fever-pitch daytime television. But this renaissance man has seen it all — the JFK assassination, Waco, a woman who's afraid of aluminum foil — and he has emerged an optimist. Climb into your TV for wisdom on courage, vulnerability, and reassurance from the OG who held up Pro Bowlers at practice... and introduced the world to Cotton Ball Man. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
26/12/23·52m 18s

ODDBALL - Amin's Trapped In An Elevator!

Would you rather be stuck in an elevator or a Detroit Pistons fan? The Detroit Pistons lost their 25th straight game last night and had fans chanting "Sell The Team!"... easy to imagine they're feeling pretty "trapped" right now... you know, "stuck", with nowhere to go... we're trying to say that Amin is stuck in a packed elevator with nothing left to do but ODDBALL! Amin, live from an elevator, joins Charlotte in the NYC studio for a "Best of 2023 Oddball Bracket" to determine what NBA storylines and drama led to the most content this year. Plus, NBA reporter and betting expert, Jena Garcia, is back on Oddball to take us through each of the action-packed NBA Christmas Day games. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/12/23·27m 31s

NPDS - Dodgers $1.16 BILLION spending spree: Shohei Ohtani, Tyler Glasnow, and Yoshinobu Yamamoto! (Episode 958)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast - Best Sports Business Podcast! You can vote for us here: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘$1.16 BILLION’ as in the Dodgers and in Shohei Ohtani as in Tyler Glasnow as in Yoshinobu Yamamoto as in the Los Angeles Dodgers have taken over. How ddi this deal happen? How long is the contract? Is it a Shohei style deal? What do the Yankees and Mets do now? (17:40) MLB has new rules for 2024. Sorry players. The Competition Committee voted and it passed. Why? Because the owners hold a majority on the committee! (32:10) Review: Survivor 45. (38:10) It’s the NFL Weekend Takeover! 7 standalone games! Thursday! Saturday! Sunday! Monday! FOOTBALL! (42:00) NPPOD. (45:20) Have you seen Zion Williamson’s contract clauses? Health and conditioning is a big one! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/12/23·47m 7s

Mystery Crate - Episode Two Hundred - Fifty - Eight

The shipping container gets together for the annual Mystery Crate Holiday Draft! But first Tony, Jess, Juju and Billy discuss Tony's short lived internet outage, his three day water "reset", Juju missing his high school reunion for football and the idea of long distance relationships. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/12/23·56m 44s

GBF- Are Those Beanie Babies?

The guys end 2023 with a back to basics episode of GBF. Chris Simms is excited to work on Saturday and have a Sunday full of texting his wife thoughts he won't remember. Stu Gotz picks dozens of game in Stu Ya Gotz. Tony Boselli surprises Mike Golic. Juju, Carl, K-Funk and SherBear make their weekly picks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/12/23·1h 23m

PTFO - A Content Carol with Miserable Pablo Torre

Pablo only understands the true meaning of making this show, not the holiday season. So the ghosts of Christmas break pay him a visit, to pay it forward with recommendations for reality shows and Christmas songs, plus an important investigation into the truth about Santa Claus. May bonus content bless you, everyone. PTFO-approved xmas playlists: Charlotte Wilder's Christmas-Song Christmas Songs Cortes's Holiday Mix Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/DlGMJ4GO7Oo Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/12/23·51m 58s

The Cooligans-Underdogs Premier League Boxing Day Gambling Special!

The Cooligans and Underdogs are back with another soccer gambling special! This time, they delve into the Premier League Boxing Day fixture list to find the best EPL bets for this holiday season. Make sure to check out our Premier League Boxing Day parlay, now available on the DraftKings app! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/12/23·29m 3s

COOLIGANS - Go away, European Super League, nobody likes you!

Wait, didn't we already kill this idea for a European Super League months ago?  The European Super League has returned and absolutely no one is happy about it! Is anyone actually taking it seriously this time, though? Christian and Alexis discuss all the latest news surrounding the ESL's potential comeback and ask why Real Madrid, FC Barcelona, and Juventus are still pushing for it. The guys also sound off on MLS for threatening to pull their clubs from the US Open Cup and break down Gotham FC's early dominance in NWSL free agency. Happy holidays from The Cooligans! Exclusive content: https://www.patreon.com/SoccerCooligans This is where we put everything we shouldn't say 😉 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
22/12/23·59m 11s

ODDBALL - Sorry Brooklyn, The Knicks Own New York

Amin and Charlotte hit up the Barclays Center for the Battle of New York last night and it was a scene! While the Knicks won in Brooklyn last night, news broke that the Knicks have applied to the NBA for a Disabled Player Exception worth $7.8 million as Mitchell Robinson will miss the rest of the season. Amin and Charlotte also look at the career and future of Ricky Rubio as the Cavaliers look to part ways. Plus, Oddball introduces a new segment, IF THIS WASN'T THE NBA... Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/12/23·27m 31s

PTFO - Multiversal Share & Tell with Wyatt Cenac, Domonique Foxworth, and Pablo/Yoda

"Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse" is the PTFO Movie of the Year™ but how does all this comic-book content feel so new, when constraint is supposed to be the mother of creativity? Also: Will Marvel explain away Jonathan Majors? Can you actually draft an all-white Pro Bowl roster, with so much "reverse racism" against cornerbacks? And how can we all be a little nicer next year? Further content: "I'm sick of average white guys commenting on football...." (@R_Mendenhall) The Spider-Man Problem (Planet Money) Marvel, Disney drop actor Jonathan Majors after he's convicted of assaulting his former girlfriend (AP) Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/4hiz7wbx6ws Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/12/23·54m 10s

NPDS - Yoshinobu Yamamoto and a VERY SERIOUS OFFER!!!; THE SUPER LEAGUE IS BACK! GET READY! (Episode 957)

We’ve been nominated in two categories for the Sports Podcast Awards! Best Baseball Podcast -Best Sports Business Podcast - You can vote for us here: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘serious’ as in a very serious offer not just an offer as in not just a regular offer or a bad offer. It’s a VERY SERIOUS offer that the Mets are readying for Yoshinobu Yamamoto. What does that even mean? (12:20) Are the Wizards and Capitals moving to Virginia or not? The Governor is on board. A State Senator is fully off board. Which matters? (22:54) Review: The Big Chill (28:20) The Super League is back! Who wants in!? Apparently nobody! (38:05) What’s happening with MLS? (43:00) NPPOD. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/12/23·47m 16s

UNDERDOGS: Underdogs of The Year

On this week’s “Underdogs,” Jordan Brenner and Peter Keating are making a list and checking it twice…it’s the top 10 Underdog stories of 2023! From the Miami Heat to Tommy DeVito, who cracked their top 10? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
21/12/23·28m 19s

ODDBALL - Ja Morant = Still HIM

Ja Morant reminded everyone last night how awesome basketball is when you get to watch him PLAY basketball and his incredible buzzer beater win against the Pelicans. But don't sleep on Steph Curry and his ability to say "night night" to the Celtics and all the hater talk that the Warriors' dynasty is on the ropes. Plus, WORD COUNT WEDNESDAY settles on who is the main "Tyrese" of the league, why the Oklahoma City Thunder are FOR REAL with Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and Charlotte has some words for Emily Ratajkowski being denied her courtside Knicks tickets... PLEASE LET CHARLOTTE INTO MSG! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/12/23·27m 31s

NPDS - Zach Wilson's mom says QB hid concussion symptoms; Aaron Rodgers played all Jets fans!; SPORTS PODCAST AWARDS! (Episode 956)

VOTE FOR NOTHING PERSONAL IN BEST BASEBALL AND BEST SPORTS BUSINESS PODCAST: https://www.sportspodcastgroup.com/shortlist-category/ Today’s word of the day is ‘nightmare’ as in bad news as in the worst possible situation as in the New York Jets are back again. Zach Wilson’s mom went public and said Zach hid his concussion symptoms during the Jets loss to the Dolphins. Oh boy. The Jets had said it was dehydration. (14:35) Aaron Rodgers was back on Pat McAfee’s show and guess what he did… said he wasn’t going to play today! Hurray! Who could have seen that one coming? (25:55) So You Wanna Talk to Samson!? Someone asked me about Tommy DeVito and what happened with his appearance at a New Jersey pizzeria. (33:16) We’ve been nominated for Sports Podcast Awards: Best Baseball Podcast and Best Sports Business Podcast! VOTE VOTE VOTE! (36:19) NPPOD. (39:21) Review: The Persian Version. (42:29) Let’s talk about ticket prices. The Detroit Lions are winning games. The Detroit Lions are now increasing ticket prices. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/12/23·47m 21s

STU- Christmas Cookie Talk with Eddie Jackson

It's the last episode of the year and Billy is in a tricky spot with a gift he bought. Eddie Jackson joins the guys to preview the finale of Christmas Cookie Challenge airing December 21st on The Food Network. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/12/23·33m 44s

CINEPHILE - Adnan's Top 10 Movies of 2023 + Leave the World Behind

Adnan’s Top 10 Movies of 2023 (5:36). Leave the World Behind (20:55). Actor John Ortiz joins Adnan to discuss his new film American Fiction. He tells a great Carlito's Way/Al Pacino story. The Iron Claw (15:35). Who is the most famous number in Adnan’s phone? Ferrari (23:38). RIP Andre Braugher. The Boys in the Boat (18:28). The Zone of Interest (25:05). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/12/23·1h 8m

THOMAHAWK - Cam Newton vs. the Internet, Burger Draft & the Best Side Characters in the NFL

Welcome back to ThomaHawk! This week, hosts Andrew Hawkins and Joe Thomas are joined as usual by Phat Nattt (Natalie Leist) and Juju Gotti. This week they discuss Joe Flacco and the Cleveland Browns, Cam Newton's take on Dak Prescott, Jared Goff and Brock Purdy, the best side characters in the NFL, the Lions trolling Russell Wilson with a Future playlist, and so much more. You won't want to miss it! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
20/12/23·51m 59s

ODDBALL - The Return of Ja Morant

After a 25-game suspension, Ja Morant is returning to the struggling Memphis Grizzlies while on the opposite side of suspension, Draymond Green will be out for at least the next three weeks for counseling. Steph Curry makes and breaks 3-point history as the Spurs finally put an end to their losing streak while the Pistons' skid continues on the road... so many headlines around the NBA! Plus, Andrew Wiggins, Monty Williams, Kevin Durant, and Aaron Gordon all have answers but the real question is... WHO'S LYING? It's Amin and Charlotte's favorite game...  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
19/12/23·27m 31s
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