Basketball Legend Matt Longley's long career has included head coaching stints in basketball, football, soccer, baseball, softball, tennis and golf. The Coach, as he's known, brings his insights and analysis to Sports Wednesday once-a-week, along with a "let's have fun with it" ethos. Considered "relelntlessly positive" by insiders across the board, the coach's last negative sentiment was expressed in 1994.
January 24th, 2018 | 50 mins 47 secs
afc championship, bill bellichik, blake bortles, boston celtics, case keenum, cavs, cleveland cavaliers, cleveland rebels, defunt nba teams, duane wade, ed hoculi, greek freak, isaiah thomas, jacksonville jaguars, jae crowder, jason kidd, kevin love, kyrie irving, lebron james, mac basketball, maction, mathew dellavedova, milwaukee bucks, minnesota nikings, nba, nba eastern conference, new england patriots, nfc championship, nfl, nick foles, ohio university, oklahoma city thunder, philadelphia eagles, super bowl, tom brady, tristan thompson, ty lue
We recap the NFC and AFC championship games, look ahead to the Super Bowl, say unkind things about the Pro Bowl, and talk NBA East: Milwaukee's coaching problem and Cleveland's locker room problem. Plus, renamed NBA franchises, trivia and Coach's ongoing quest to get his first lock of the week correct.
January 17th, 2018 | 56 mins 56 secs
atlanta falcons, ben rothelisberger, bill bellichek, case keenum, cavs, charles barkley, chicago zephyrs, cincinnati royals, clay thompson, cleveland, cleveland rebels, drew brees, golden state, isaiah thomas, jacksonville jaguars, jr smith, kansas city kings, kevin durant, kevin love, lebron james, los angeles lakers, marcus mariots, marcus williams, matt ryan, matty ice, memphis grizzlies, milwaukee bucks, minnesota vikings, nba, nba finals, new england patriots, new orleans saints, new orleans zephyrs, nick foles, philadelphia eagles, pittsburgh ironmen, pittsburgh steelers, providence, sacramento kings, shaquille oneill, steamrollers, steph curry, tenessee titans, tom brady, tristan thompson, utah jazz, warriors, zephyrs
Pete sneaks in his new nickname, Big Man on Campus, and is unchallenged. The crew talks Cavs-Warriors and speculates on what's going on with the Cavs, runs through some defunct NBA franchises and catches up on the NFL Playoffs. Plus the coach tries to successfully pick his first lock of the week and the maestro looks to remain perfect.
01.10.18: College football championship, NFL playoffs and College Hoops, plus is Marv Levy dead?: Sports Wednesday is here!
January 10th, 2018 | 44 mins 24 secs
alabama, bill bellichik, college basketball, college football playoff, georgia, jacksonville jaguars, michigan state, national championship, nba, nba basketball, new england patriots, nfl playoffs, nick saban, ohio state, tom izzo, uga
Pete is joined by basketball legend Matt Longley and maestro Brian Hake to talk through the biggest sports stories of the day
01.03.17: College Football Playoffs, the NFL Draft, Wild Card weekend, plus Locks of the Week and Trivia Challenge
January 3rd, 2018 | 32 mins 45 secs
akron zips, alabama, baker mayfield, boston celtics, bowl games, cfp, charles white, clemson, cleveland browns, cleveland cavaliers, college football, denzell ward, ernie davis, georgia, heisman trophy, hopalong cassady, indianapolis colts, johnny manziel, kansas state university wildcats, kyrie irvin, les horvath, national championship game, new york giants, nfl, nfl draft, ohio bobcats, ohio state, oklahoma, playoff, rashaan salaam, rg3, rosen, sam darnold, saquon barkley, semi-tart cherry juice boca raton bowl, ty detmer, usc, vinny testaverde
The SW team discusses the College Football Playoff as it heads to an All-SEC national championship game, the NFL's upcoming Wildcard weekend, plus, a look waaaay ahead to the NFL Draft… It’s the right amount of sports for the middle of your week.
December 31st, 2017 | 24 mins 19 secs
alabama, buckeye fatigue, buckeyes, cavaliers, cavs, clemson, college football playoff, david blatt, georgia, golden state, kevin durant, kevin love, kyle korver, lebron james, nba, ohio state, oklahoma, steph curry, ty lue, usc, warriors
In this inaugural episode of Sports Wednesday, learn a bit about the show to come, plus a breakdown of the forthcoming college football playoffs, a look at the NBA season to date and if anyone can beat either the Cavs or the Warriors. Plus: What is Hoopsters and why should you care?