Sam and Brad Show Podcast from a "Feel Good Friday" edition of the show.
Keith Dambrot, head of Dusquene University men's basketball joined the show to talk about the NCAA Tournament and what's been going on with him and his team (20 seconds in)
Sam and Ben Thomas spoke about the Indians Opening Day and just how they are going to generate runs (15:12)
This week our G&G Fitness Coach of the Week is Mike Dies, co-head coach of the Firestone Falcons and President of the West Akron Baseball & Softball League.
Dies says that coaching is truly a labor of love for him.
"It is, I grew up in family where we always helped kids and we enjoyed it," he said.
The WABL organization has over 700 kids in both baseball and softball and has a board of 26 members.
Stay tuned next week for our announcement of the G&G Fitness Coach of the Week!
On this Wednesday edition of the Sam and Brad Show, the guys give their takes on the NFL expanding replay to review and challenge pass interference calls (00:21). They asked Nate Ulrich of the Akron Beacon Journal for his take on the change as well (12:44). The guys also talked college basketball with ESPN's Dan Dakich (14:32) and Indians baseball with Zack Meisel of The Athletic (34:29).
Sam and Brad got into the Tuesday edtion of the Sam and Brad Show Podcast:
The guys talked about the NFL Owners meetings in Phoenix and some of the competition committee meetings on instant replay. (20 seconds in)
Pete Gillen fomer college basketball coach also joined the program to talk about the NCAA Tournament and the upcoming Sweet Sixteen (20:34)
Anthony Castrovince of MLB.com also joined to talk Cleveland Indians and the Dolan's ownership of the club.
On the Monday edition of the Sam and Brad Show Podcast:
Sam and Brad talked a little fishing as Brad tries to convince Sammy B it's a good way to pass the time (23 seconds in)
Sam and Brad also talked with a variety of callers to see how to fix attendance at the OHSAA State Basketball Tournament (9:47)
OHSAA Executive Director Jerry Snodgrass joined the Sam and Brad Show to talk about the weekend in Columbus for the state tournament and ways to fix the attendance issue. (35:01)
Brad Russell and Ben Thomas got into the Feel Good Friday edition of the Sam and Brad Show:
ESPN's Buster Olney talked MLB and Indians (20 seconds in)
Brad and Ben talked about the morale amongst fans and players for the Cleveland Indians if they were to make a trade with one of their ace pitchers (14:47)
Ben Braun former NCAA College basketball coach chimed in on the NCAA Basketball Tournament. (17:18)
This week our 1590 WAKR G&G Fitness Coach of the Week is Dru Joyce II the longtime boy's basketball coach at STVM.
The STVM Fighting Irish will be playing in the state semifinals tonight.
Coach Dru said that he wasn't worried about the naysayers who said that they couldn't make it to Columbus again in Division I
"People in the basketball community, you hear it," Joyce said, "It's not about me, it's about the kids and they understand it's not about getting there ,it's about winning and that's the mindset."
Stay tuned for next week's G&G Fitness Coach of the Week!
Former Jackson Polar Bear and current Ohio State Buckeye Kyle Young caught up with the Sam and Brad Show to talk about the Buckeyes' upcoming run in the NCAA Tournament.
On this Wednesday edition of the Sam and Brad Show, the guys question if LeBron James will make it all four years in Los Angeles, as well as his value compared to Duke phenom Zion Williamson (00:21). Charles Davis of Fox Sports chats with the guys about the Browns and the NFL (20:04), and Clark Kellogg of CBS Sports gives his take on the upcoming NCAA Tournament (34:38).
On the Sam and Brad Show Podcast:
The guys got into the NCAA Tournament and some of the locations and seedings with the callers 20 seconds in
Paul Keels the voice of the Buckeyes spoke about their upcoming game against Iowa State (15:05)
Kyle Boone of CBS Sports broke down the brackets and the NCAA Tournament. (26:46)
For Monday on the Sam and Brad Show:
Dru Joyce II on the STVM Fighting Irish heading back to Columbus for a chance at another state title. (19 seconds)
On this Wednesday edition of the Sam and Brad Show, the guys discuss the Browns acquisition of star wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. and the hype for next season with WKYC's Bud Shaw (00:21) and Bleacher Report's Brent Sobleski (14:49). University of Akron basketball coach John Groce also stopped by to talk about the Zips' upcoming showdown with Buffalo in the MAC Tournament (27:40).
Sam and Brad discussed the Browns offseason and some of the rumors floating around with Browns beat writer Steve Doerschuk (30-40 seconds in)
They also talked about the signing of Breshad Perriman and took a call from Chris in Copley about their remaining needs. (around 13:13)
They also caught up with Jim Rosenhaus of the Cleveland Indians Radio Network to talk about the Tribe out in Goodyear, Arizona. (around 25 minutes in).