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April 12th, 2014

UConn Wins Dual Championships … Again

Why win just one national title when you can have two? The UConn men’s and women’s basketball teams both took home NCAA basketball championships this week. Bill Littlefield chats with Paul Myerberg and John Altavilla about the achievement.

April 12th, 2014
By John Weber

Hobey Baker: A Hockey Legend Lost Too Soon

Before Babe Ruth or Michael Jordan, America’s favorite athlete was hockey player Hobey Baker. John Weber looks into Baker’s life and the award which is named for him.

April 12th, 2014

After Fast Start, Indiana Loses Its Pace

The Indiana Pacers started out the season at a blistering pace, but they haven’t been doing so hot lately. Bill Littlefield is joined by Bob Kravitz of the Indianapolis Star to discuss the Pacers puzzling season.

April 12th, 2014
By Jim O'Grady

Mixed-Gender Basketball Association: Where Men And Women Team Up

That men and women play together isn’t all that’s unusual about the Mixed Gender Basketball Association. There’s also a four-point shot. Jim O’Grady shares more about this new league.

April 12th, 2014

‘In My Skin’ Shares Inside Look Into Brittney Griner’s Life

In ‘In My Skin,’ Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner details her struggles as a child and as a student at Baylor. She joins Bill Littlefield to discuss her past and her transition to the WNBA.

April 12th, 2014

Charlie Pierce: The Week In Sports

Bill and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the high price of feeding a college basketball star, the suddenly gracious and potentially prescient LeBron James, and the best way for a soccer manager to land a job on the faculty of Harvard University.

April 12th, 2014

Women And Children Welcome At Augusta

Last Sunday, females competed alongside males as equals at Augusta National, home of the Masters. USA Today’s Christine Brennan joined Bill Littlefield to explain the story behind the unprecedented moment.

April 12th, 2014

Sewing A Championship Banner

Ever wonder about those giant championship banners that teams hang from the rafters? OAG’s Karen Given visits a New England company that commands nearly 90 percent of the championship banner market and finds out exactly how they are made.

April 12th, 2014

Music On Only A Game

Only A Game’s Gary Waleik tees up another Zambonis tune and some other stuff, too.

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