Sports Wednesday

Sports Talk for the Medium Fan

About the show

Are you a sports fan, but feel lost when listening to today's sports talk radio? Struggling to keep up with sports stories of the day? Sports Wednesday is the podcast for you. This is sports talk for the medium fan; it's the right amount of sports for the middle of your week. Featuring the Big Man on Campus Pete Brown, basketball legend Matt Longley and live music from the Maestro, Brian Hake.

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Episodes

  • 02.28.18: Teams that Tank, Minor League Mascots and Olympic Reflections, plus conference tourneys, trivia, upset specials and some hockey

    February 28th, 2018  |  54 mins 27 secs
    big ten tournament, cleveland indians, college basketball trivia, columbus blue jackets, conference championships, curling, final thoughts, hockey, hoopsters, lock of the week, march madness, michigan state, mike napoli, nba, ncaa tournament, nhl, nhl playoffs, ohio state, purdue, spring training, tanking, teams that tank, trade deadline, trivia, upset specials, winter olympics

    The Sports Wednesday crew checks in with the NHL following their trade deadline, talks NBA teams that are tanking, visits Spring Training and picks our favorite minor league mascots, plus final thoughts on the olympics, our locks of the week, upset specials, trivia and more.

  • 02.21.18: Old men kicking field goals in the snow, plus NBA All Star weekend, Winter Olympics and College Hoops

    February 20th, 2018  |  54 mins 27 secs
    baseball, college hoops, convocation center, dunk contest, figure skating, fox news, larry nance junior, laura ingrahm, lebron james, lindsey vonn, lock of the week, miami redhawks, mlb, nba, nba all star game, ohio bobcats, ohio university, pac-10, pick 'em, shut up and dribble, sports trivia, spring training, top prospects, upset special, winter olympics, women's ice hockey

    The Sports Wednesday team makes good on the field goal kicking challenge issued in our Feb 07 episode. Hear what happens when two men in their late 40s wearing sneakers attempt to kick field goals during a snowstorm. Plus, we talk "Shut up and dribble," the NBA dunk contest, Winter Olympics update, Spring Training prospects and College Hoops. Plus trivia, Locks of the Week, upset specials, episode corrections and, as always, an all-new jingle from the Maestro.

  • 02.14.18: Who are these Cavs? Return of the Flying Tomato, and the march to March

    February 14th, 2018  |  45 mins 36 secs
    baseball trivia, baylor, cavs, creighton, curling, kansas, lebron james, luge, nba, nc state, ncaa hoops, north carolina, snowboard, trade deadline, winter olympics, world series picks., xavier

    The Cleveland Cavaliers reinvented themselves overnight. Will the gamble pay off? Plus we talk Winter Olympics: Shaun White, Chloe Kim and Red Gerard in Snowboard, luge and bobsled notes, plus we breakdown what went wrong in Coach's lock of the week.

  • 02.07.18: Super Bowl Recap, Winter Olympics Preview, plus picks and trivia

    February 7th, 2018  |  45 mins 36 secs
    baseball, catcher trivia, catchers, cavs, david tyree, eagles, football, hockey, lebron, lii, luge, michael jordan, mvp, nba, new england patriots, nick foles, philadelphia, pitcher trivia, pitchers, skiing, snowboarding, super bowl, tom brady, trade deadline, winter olympics

    The team recaps the Super Bowl: game, halftime show and commercials, plus we preview the Winter Olympics and make new picks and trivia.

  • 01.30.18: Chief Wahoo, LeBron, Super Bowl Commercials and Snacks, Winter Olympic trivia

    January 30th, 2018  |  50 mins 57 secs
    blake griffen, chief wahoo, cleveland cavaliers, cleveland indians, detroit pistons, lebron james, los angeles clippers, super bowl commercials, super bowl snacks, winter olympics

    01.30.18 Today the Sports Wednesday crew talks about the Cleveland Indians retiring Chief Wahoo, is the Blake Griffen trade a harbinger of the Clippers take a run at LeBron, plus our favorite Super Bowl commercials and best snacks.

  • 01.24.18: NFC/AFC Championships, NBA check-in

    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.

  • 01.17.18: Cavs-Warriors, Defunct NBA teams and the NFL Playoffs, plus locks of the week and trivia

    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.

  • 12.27.17: Show preview; the College Football Playoffs; Cavs-Warriors

    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?