Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce and Bill discuss efforts to remove former tight end and current murder suspect Aaron Hernandez from the collective sports memory; approved changes to Chicago’s Wrigley Field; and the death of former boxer Emile Griffith. Plus, Charlie and Bill look back on 20 years of OAG with a special guest.
Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the delayed suspensions in baseball’s Biogenesis scandal, Alabama football coach Nick Saban’s retirement plan, and the latest doping allegations to hit track and field.
Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce and Bill Littlefield discuss the value of an Aaron Hernandez jersey, the obliviousness of FIFA president Sepp Blatter, and the case for Dennis Rodman’s Nobel Peace Prize.
Bill and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss: the Chicago Blackhawks’ classic (and classy) Stanley Cup victory, Dodgers rookie Yasiel Puig’s snazzy new nickname, and Wimbledon flame-out Roger Federer’s lucky shoes.
Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss 2013′s entertaining NBA and NHL finals, San Jose’s plan to court the MLB, and Russian President Vladimir Putin’s NFL championship ring.
Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce joins Bill Littlefield to share his thoughts on Jason Kidd’s jump from point guard to head coach. Charlie also weighs in on the possible sale of the Harlem Globetrotters. The Pittsburgh Penguins just got swept in the NHL Playoffs. Charlie reacts to news that their coach got a two-year extension. And Charlie an odd promotion involving a New York Mets player and an online community for older women.
Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce tells Bill Littlefield which NHL player can now leave his wallet at home before a night on the town. Charlie also shares his thoughts on the NBA Finals; explains skier Lindsey Vonn’s unusual interruption at a fashion event; and denies allegations that he’s a closet Esther Williams fan.
Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the familiar look of the Stanley Cup playoffs, the latest record in the annals of Red Sox history, and the proper spelling of the word “knaidel.”
Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss: the L.A. Kings perfect home playoff record, the partnership behind New York’s newest soccer franchise, and Chuck Norris’s advice for fielding a football team.
Bill Littlefield and Only A Game analyst Charlie Pierce discuss the Stanley Cup playoffs, Major League Baseball’s line-drive problem, and Kobe Bryant’s latest tiff with his mom.