Bill Littlefield and OAG analyst Charlie Pierce discuss a new method of supporting the Montreal Canadiens that is causing a minor holy war; Yankees star Michael Pineda’s use of pine tar; the NBA’s apparent home-court curse; and the return to golf of an “older and wiser” Michelle Wie.
Bill and OAG analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the off-field troubles of L.A. Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig, the Ogwumike sisters’ WNBA dominance, and the “very, very scary” fifth hole at the Malaysian Open.
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.
Bill Littlefield and OAG analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the NCAA tournament; David Ortiz’s selfie at the White House; the behavior of the Penn women’s lacrosse team; and the Astros’ retirement gift for Derek Jeter.
Bill and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the NCAA’s freshman standouts, the high price of a Sweet 16 ticket at Madison Square Garden, and the impressive Girl Scout cookie selling record of Oklahoma City’s Katie Francis.
Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss Phil Jackson’s first week with the New York Knicks, Chicago Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville’s 700th win, and a little boy’s reward for a sports-induced temper tantrum.
OAG’s Charlie Pierce and Bill Littlefield discuss why NFL players are retiring younger; how confident a Kentucky fan is that the Wildcats will win the NCAA men’s basketball title; and which college team has a mascot originating from the Canterbury tales.
OAG analyst Charlie Pierce joins Bill to discuss MLS soccer’s popularity with teenage boys; Gregg Popovich’s fallback coaching advice; Manny Ramirez’s chances of getting back into the MLB; and the Lakers lopsided loss.
Bill and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the week’s top selling NBA jersey, LeBron James’s fashionable face mask, free season tickets for sure-hitting San Diego Padres fans, and more.
Bill and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the release of the NFL’s bullying report, Missouri’s Michael Sam comes out, and the encouraging words of “Grandma” Backstrom.