If American Pharoah hadn’t won the Triple Crown, would the horse’s jockey, Victor Espinoza, be the Minnesota Vikings of horse racing? Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce answer the most intriguing questions in this week’s sports news.
Does Sepp Blatter even know the Women’s World Cup is coming up? Why are fans paying more than the price of a new car to watch the NBA Finals? And why are NHL players biting each other? Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce joins Bill Littlefield to discuss the week’s sports news.
Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the re-election of FIFA president Sepp Blatter amid scandal, the long wait for the NBA Finals to begin and the big mistake made by MMA star Ronda Rousey’s next opponent.
Which league has been worse on the concussion issue, the NHL or the NFL? Can the Lightning silence New York Rangers fans in Tampa Bay? Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce joined Bill Littlefield to discuss the week’s news in sports.
Should Hall of Fame women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt get more than a rotunda at Tennessee? Is “deflator” really a term for losing weight? Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce joins Bill Littlefield to discuss the week’s news in sports.
Charlie Pierce and Bill Littlefield discuss the NFL draft, baseball’s pace-of-play rules, and the age-old question of whether bridge is a sport — it does exercise your brain, after all.
Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce address the suspension of Dallas Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy, the high cost of attending the Mayweather-Pacquiao boxing match, and Tim Tebow’s return to the NFL.
Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce makes his NBA Playoff picks, weighs in on Aaron Hernandez’s first-degree murder conviction and explains why Boston should not host the Olympics.
Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce returns from Indianapolis to share his thoughts on the Final Four with Bill Littlefield. Bill and Charlie also discuss the Masters and Mark Cuban’s claim that college basketball is “ugly.”
This week, Bill and Charlie discuss the fast-approaching 2015 baseball season, the trouble with mens’ college basketball (according to a coach of the women’s game), and how the NCAA tournament may have brought about change to Indiana’s so-called “religious freedom” legislation.