[PODCAST] Sportsbash ON DEMAND Friday May 25th
Did you miss the Sports Bash or do you just want to listen to it again?
The Sports Bash ON DEMAND gives you the chance to go back and hear what you missed. Its the Sports Bash with Mike Gill and Todd Ranck.
Here is today’s show: Friday May 25th, 2012.
Mike Gill and Todd Ranck preview the 76ers and Celtics Game 7 matchup
The Friday edition of the Sportsbash opens up with Mike and Todd talking NBA playoffs and debating who is the overall better team the Celtics or the Sixers. The guys also discuss who needs to come up big for the Sixers and what they need to do as a team in order for them to move on to face the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals.
Sixers vs Celtics, whose defense will carry them to victory in Game 7?
Mike and Todd get into a spirited debate about which Boston Celtics team will show up this Saturday night. Mike preaches that the team that plays better defense will win Game 7 and Todd gives his feelings on the subject of defense as well. The guys also open up the phone lines to callers to hear the fans opinions on Game 7.
Comcast Sportsnet New England's A. Sherrod Blakely joins Mike Gill on the Sportsbash
A. Sherrod Blakely joins the Sportsbash to give the New England slant on the Sixers-Celtics Game 7 matchup and tells Mike about the pulse of the Celtics fan base. Blakely talks about the Celtics and if he thinks age is playing a factor in this long series with the Sixers and who he thinks needs to play their best game for the Celtics if they are to win Game 7 at home. Blakely also touched on whether he thinks the winner of this series can compete with Miami in the Eastern Conference Final.
Sportsbash Stock Exchange w/ Guest host Ryan Messick
With Pete Giordano out of town, Ryan Messick goes round two at hosting the Buy or Sell segment of the Sportsbash with Mike and Todd!
BUY OR SELL Jeff Garcia PAYING the Eagles to be the backup QB
BUY OR SELL The University of Miami pledging it's loyalty to the ACC
BUY OR SELL Sports betting in New Jersey
ESPN.com baseball writer Jayson Stark joins Mike Gill on the Sportsbash
Jayson Stark of ESPN.com joins Mike to talk Phillies baseball and the direction that the Phillies are going not only this season but in the future as well. Stark talks about the free agent-to be players on the Phillies roster that include Shane Victorino and of course Cole Hamels. Stark also weighs in on whether or not he believes the Phillies will be able to sign Cole Hamels to a long term contract and if in fact the Phillies will ink Hamels when it is all said and done.
Daily News sports columnist Sam Donnellon joins Mike Gill on the Sportsbash
Sam Donnellon joins Mike on the Sportsbash to talk a little Flyers hockey and some of the potential moves that could have made the Flyers more successful. Donnellon discusses in hindsight the Jeff Carter and Mike Richards deals and whether or not the Flyers would be better with or without the two players. Donnellon also talks about the Philadelphia fan pulse and their feelings toward the former Flyers stars that were traded last off season.
It’s a Friday edition of Top Tweets brought to you by Mercedes-Benz of Atlantic City. Including: Dennis Rodman a walking disaster? Phillies in 1st place by the end of June? Eagles in the Superbowl within 3 years? It’s all in Top Tweets!
Mike Gill and Eagles insider Ryan Messick talk gives football fans their daily fix of the NFL with news and notes from around the league. Mike and Ryan talk about the Eagles and the rest of the NFC East "Dream" and "Nightmare" scenarios for the 2012 season. Is it Superbowl or bust this year for the Eagles? Is this a make or break year for Michael Vick? Who is the biggest threat in the NFC East?
Phillies beat writer Ryan Lawrence joins Mike Gill on the Sportsbash
Ryan Lawrence, Phillies beat writer from the Delaware County Times joins Mike from Busch Stadium in St. Louis to talk all things Phillies. Lawrence talks about a possible return time table for Ryan Howard and Chase Utley and what the Phillies will do with Freddy Galvis once Utley does in fact return. Lawrence also spoke his mind on the Hamels contract situation and if the Phillies have disappointed or met his expectations thus far this season.
5 Questions w/ Ryan Messick
1. Would Mike wear the pink pants that Dwyane Wade wore Thursday night?
2. Are the Green Bay Packers a vulnerable team in 2012?
3. What is your all-time favorite commercial starring an athlete?
4. Whose side do you take on the pre marriage lawsuit, the man or the woman's?
5. What will the score be to the Sixers-Celtics game tomorrow night?
-Friday's show produced by Zach Barlage, Intern 97.3 ESPN