Sports With Art Thiel
About This Show
Covering all the major professional sports teams in Seattle as well as the University of Washington and Washington State University. Kirsten and Art also talk about the business of sports, such as the proposal to build a new arena in Seattle. Other issues they've discussed include head injuries in sports and the crackdown on domestic violence. Thiel offers a unique and informed perspective to KNKX listeners. His philosophy for his commentary on KNKX is to give the casual sports fan "enough information to be interesting at a party." You can hear Sports with Art Thiel every Friday on Morning Edition at 5:45 and 7:45 and on All Things Considered at 4:44 only on KNKX.
Most Recent Episode
Answering 'Why' And 'What's Next' After Robinson Cano Suspension
4 days ago
Mariners fans are seeing the debut of Dee Gordon at second base this weekend at Safeco Field. He’s moving from center field to his original position at second following Robinson Cano’s 80-game suspension for use of a banned diuretic. KNKX sports commentator Art Thiel talked with KNKX Morning Edition host Kirsten Kendrick about the fallout from the Cano bombshell.
Rated 5 out of
"Sports with Art Thiel" is the reason I listen to KPLU on Friday and Saturday mornings. The best common sense (and no non-sense) sports report in the local media. That's because Art has the sense of Seattle sports history that puts the modern day scenario into perspective. He also gives you the answers you may not have known you wanted.
Date published: 2013-12-24