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Saturday, February 9, 2013

February 9th, 2013

Fallout From MLB’s New PED Scandal Continues

This week, a report linked Milwaukee Brewers slugger Ryan Braun to a controversial clinic in South Florida. Braun issued a statement saying his lawyers consulted with Biogenesis about his successful appeal of a suspension for steroid use. CBSSports.com baseball columnist Danny Knobler joins Bill Littlefield to discuss the ongoing fallout.

February 9th, 2013

Suburb Could Lure Second NHL Team To Toronto

Could Toronto start two-timing on the Maple Leafs by becoming a two-team NHL town? As Only A Game’s Doug Tribou reports, one suburb likes the idea.

February 9th, 2013

A National Signing Day Twist

On Wednesday, high school football players across the country signed on to play at college football programs across the country. But one player was unable to do so. Bill Littlefield comments on the story of Alex Collins.

February 9th, 2013

Europol Identifies 680 Suspicious Soccer Matches

The European Union’s police agency says 680 soccer matches that took place in Europe, Africa, Asia, South and Central America may have been fixed. ESPN’s Roger Bennett joins Bill Littlefield to discuss the scandal.

February 9th, 2013

High School Boys Gymnastics Fighting For Survival

After this season, boys gymnastics will no longer be sanctioned in Massachusetts, leaving just three states that offer the sport at a true varsity level. Proponents of the sport are unhappy with decision. Only A Game’s Karen Given has the story.

February 9th, 2013

‘The Longest Race’: An Ultramarathoner’s Perspective On Running And Survival

In his new book ‘The Longest Race,’ author Ed Ayres offers readers a chance to a experience a 50-mile race without leaving their couch. Bill Littlefield spoke with Ayres about ultramarathons and the connection between running and human survival.

February 9th, 2013

Charlie Pierce: The Week In Sports

OAG analyst Charlie Pierce discusses the Super Bowl, Joe Flacco’s future, and the dangers of the Ravens’ victory parade. He also looks at the NBA, the upsets that continue to haunt college basketball’s top teams, and the only top-ten list no athlete wants to be named to.

February 9th, 2013

The Next Stage In Lance Armstrong’s Career

Lance Armstrong may have been stripped of his Tour de France titles, but on one website, he remains King of the Mountain. Bill Littlefield speaks with the Wall Street Journal’s Kevin Helliker about Armstrong’s latest endeavor.

February 9th, 2013
By Mitch Teich

A Marathon… On Ice

The 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi are one year away. But, for one hearty group of speedskaters, Olympic distances are simply inadequate. Mitch Teich of Milwaukee Public Radio catches up with some of the sport’s die hards at an oval in Wisconsin.

February 9th, 2013

Music On Only A Game

OAG Technical Director John Perotti picked the tracks for this week’s show.

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