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35 minutes | Apr 29, 2020
Episode 20: Look Who You Are Losing To! (w/ Tommy McNamara)
Comedian Tommy McNamara (Onion Sports) joins us to talk about growing up a Chicago sports fan in the 90s, writing sports comedy material, and the time he witnessed a high school tennis coach's complete meltdown.
33 minutes | Apr 15, 2020
Episode 19: Never Leave the Game Early (w/ Mike Vorkunov)
Mike Vorkunov (The Athletic) stops by to talk about how he's coping with no sports, what it's like to cover the Knicks, and why you should never leave a Big East Tournament game early.
29 minutes | Apr 8, 2020
Episode 18: Meet the Mets, Meet the Mets' Beat Writer (w/ Deesha Thosar)
Writer Deesha Thosar (NY Daily News) stops by to talk about what it takes to be a beat reporter, the uncertainty of the 2020 MLB season, and her adventures from covering the Mets on the road
46 minutes | Apr 1, 2020
Episode 17: Intercepting Marcus Mariota (w/ Bryan Kalbrosky)
Writer Bryan Kalbrosky (Hoops Hype and USA Today) stops by to talk about the balance of watching both college and NBA basketball, what goes into making his draft big board, and his time at the University of Oregon
31 minutes | Mar 25, 2020
Episode 16: You Ain't Cool Unless You Pee Your Pants (w/ Jake Fischer)
Writer Jake Fischer (Sports Illustrated, Washington Post) stops by to talk about becoming a professional sports writer at the age of 18, his upcoming book about "tanking" in the NBA, and the lengths he went to in Little League to stay on the field.
53 minutes | Mar 11, 2020
Episode 15: Life Lessons from Chocolate Thunder (w/ Seth Rosenthal)
Writer Seth Rosenthal (SB Nation) stops by to talk about the roller coaster ride of being a Knicks fan, wise words from Darryl Dawkins, and what goes on at NBA summer league in Vegas
37 minutes | Jun 19, 2019
Episode 14: The Life of Pablo (Sanchez) (w/ Kaylee Barrett)
Actress/YouTuber Kaylee Barrett stops by to talk about Backyard Baseball, the validity of High School Musical, and how to trip gracefully while playing softball.
37 minutes | Jan 16, 2019
Episode 13: Hole in One at St Andrews (w/ Maddy Kearns)
Writer and Singer Madeleine Kearns (National Review and Spectator UK) stops by to talk about getting a hole in one at St Andrews, catching a mouse with her bare hands, and sibling pranks.
24 minutes | Sep 26, 2018
Episode 12: You Don't Mess with the Biden (w/ David Gardner)
Sportswriter David Gardner (Bleacher Report) stops by to talk about college basketball, his day with Tim Duncan in Saint Croix, and the time he took a shoulder to the chest from the Secret Service at the Final Four. (Inadvertently Part 2 in our series of stories that happened at the 2016 Final Four.)
32 minutes | Sep 14, 2018
Episode 11: Houston, We Have a Problem (w/ Brandon Wenerd)
Publisher/Managing Director of BroBible Brandon Wenerd stops by to talk about Philly sports culture, his middle school church basketball league, and the time he worked out with the Houston Rockets after a night out on the town.
35 minutes | Jun 5, 2018
Episode 10: Hold Me Back! (w/ Jeff Eisenband)
Sports Analyst Jeff Eisenband (NBA Twitch, The Post Game) stops by to talk about NBA video games, tailgating for college football, the 1980 gold medal game, and how to avoid getting into a brawl on the basketball court
29 minutes | Apr 2, 2018
Episode 9: The Best Defense, Is a Good Defense (w/ Noah Gardenswartz)
Comedian Noah Gardenswartz (Conan, Comedy Central Special, Marvelous Ms. Mazel) stops by to talk about the difference between hecklers and basketball defenders, Denver sports, and the high school basketball game that stays with him to this day...
34 minutes | Mar 15, 2018
Episode 8: The Cobra Kai Beer Pong Table (w/ Matt Starr)
Comedian Matt Starr stops by and tells us about the time his swimming rival's Dad tried to psych him out in a men's restroom before a big match, his great days at Ohio State, and the time a fraternity stole his prized Cobra Kai beer pong table!
32 minutes | Mar 5, 2018
Episode 7: My "Rudy" Moment (w/ Josh Johnson and Tom Perrotta)
Comedian Josh Johnson (The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, upcoming Netflix comedy special) talks UFC, long-distance running, and tells us about the youth football game that changed his life forever. Then writer Tom Perrotta (Wall Street Journal) stops by to tell us who his dream tennis doubles partner would be (note: it's not our co-host David), and about a memorable heartbreaking high school tennis match.
31 minutes | Feb 19, 2018
Episode 6: My Day with The Say Hey Kid (w/ Adam Weinrib)
Writer/Comedian Adam Weinrib talks about his day with the iconic Willie Mays, goes over 90s Yankees nostalgia, and solves the case of "The Mystery Autograph."
26 minutes | Feb 13, 2018
Episode 5: Three Parallel Lines (w/ Steve Hofstetter)
Comedian Steve Hofstetter stops by to talk about baseball culture in LA, a young Keyshawn Johnson, and the advice that changed his life forever (from his new book "Ginger Kid").
32 minutes | Jan 5, 2018
Episode 4: Running Your Own Race (w/ Sarah Tiana & Tyler Silvers)
Comedian Sarah Tiana tells us about her awkward encounter with Matt Stafford, and what it's like to write jokes for Peyton Manning. Writer/Actor Tyler Silvers (Becoming Jiff) reminisces on his track & field days, and the importance of friendship.
21 minutes | Jan 5, 2018
Episode 3: Ballin' with Dr. Oz (w/ Jill Martin & David Ehrlich)
Jill Martin (Knicks Broadcaster, TODAY Show Contributor, QVC Creative Director) phones in to tell us about Walt "Clyde" Frazier's birthday party, playing HORSE with Dr. Oz, and high school basketball. Also, David Ehrlich tells us about the time he got ejected from Little League Baseball.
29 minutes | Jan 5, 2018
Episode 2: Edgar Martinez Drive (w/ Zack Bornstein)
Comedian/Writer Zack Bornstein (Saturday Night Live, Jimmy Kimmel Live) stops by to tell us about his basketball injuries, his tennis t-shirts, and growing up in Seattle.
27 minutes | Jan 4, 2018
Episode 1: Look Before You Leap (w/ Josh Gondelman & Forrest Silvers)
Comedian Josh Gondelman (Last Week Tonight with John Oliver) stops by to teach us life lessons from Manhunt. Also Writer/Director Forrest Silvers (Becoming Jiff) tells us why he is a 5-tool player, who can't use any of his tools.
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