About This Show
Interesting people, jobs and places to work in and around sports, events, start-ups and cause marketing world. Featuring Painless Networking (https://www.Painless.Network) members, hosted by Chris Hartweg. New episodes every other Wednesday.
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Most Recent Episode
THE FADEAWAY Ep 5 - Kendall Gill
The FadeAway with Deon Thomas and Eric Schmidt - Episode 5
All-TIme Illini Great, NBA Star, pro boxer and TV analyst Kendall Gill
Kendall Gill is one of the all-time great Fighting Illini basketball players, and a 15-year NBA veteran. One of the stars of the ’89 Flyin’ Illini joins Deon and Eric to talk about his college time, playing with Nick Anderson, how he thought the Illini would have been in 1990 had Deon not redshirted.
As a current NBA analyst for CSN Chicago, Kendall also shares some of his predictions on where the Chicago Bulls are headed and some of his observations of the many new faces Bulls fans will see this season.
The FadeAway is hosted by Deon Thomas and Eric Schmidt. Deon currently does television studio work for the Big Ten Network and radio color analysis during Fighting Illini Men’s Basketball games. Eric can be seen on the Comcast “Game of the Week,” and other sports and entertainment segments, for Comcast in Chicago.
Keep in touch with the FadeAway on the following social media channels:
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Thanks to Marty Casey for our music. His debut solo album, The Ground You Walk On, is available now on iTunes at www.smareturl.it/MartyCasey. You can also find it on Spotify, Amazon Music, and Google Play.
And big thanks to Chris Hartweg and Painless Networking for making us a part of the Painless Podcast Network! Visit www.painless.network for more.