Thursday, 28 January 2016 18:05

Black Keys Guests At 2016 Rock Hall Inductions

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They haven't been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame - yet - but a popular Akron band will help bring in new Rock Hall inductees this year. Akron's Black Keys will help induct the 2016 Rock Hall class in April along with Rob Thomas and Lars Ulrich…
The Cleveland Cavaliers haven’t made any roster changes, but the addition of Tyronn Lue as head coach seems to have changed the team. John Michael, the play-by-play voice on the Cavaliers Radio Network, joined the Ray Horner Morning Show to gloss over all the goings on with the team. Specifically,…
Wednesday, 27 January 2016 08:54

AUDIO: Akron Politicians Weigh In On Bank Merger

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News broke late Monday night that FirstMerit Bank will soon merge with Huntington, though not for another six months. The headquarters for FirstMerit Corporation is located in downtown Akron, and, after the merger with Columbus’s Huntington, it will create the largest bank in the state of Ohio. This came as…
Tuesday, 26 January 2016 17:26

AUDIO Cavaliers' Odyssey Continues On

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The Cavaliers have had an interesting couple of weeks, with the firing of David Blatt, Tyronn Lue stepping into the head coach role, a poor performance in Chicago last weekend, and a win over the Minnesota Timberwolves last night. After all of that, the Wine and Gold must regroup and…
In recent years, we’ve learned more about the dangers of concussions and what the term “concussion protocol” means, and a major motion picture put the topic front and center. But concussions have occurred much earlier than the professional and collegiate level, and an area athletic director is applying these concerns…
Monday, 25 January 2016 18:11

AUDIO Jackson Hoops Keeps Rolling

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The Jackson Polar Bears are coming off a win against Green on Friday and will have a couple of solid Federal League matchups against Hoover and Lake. Tim Debevec, the head coach of the Polar Bears' boys basketball team joined the Sam Bourquin Show Monday to talk about his squad…
Monday, 25 January 2016 17:49

AUDIO Lue In Charge, Now What?

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Now that David Blatt is out and Tyronn Lue is in, the Cavaliers are at a crossroads. Brendan Bowers who covers the Cavaliers for SLAM Magazine joined the Sam Bourquin Show Monday to talk about the road ahead for the Wine and Gold. "I think they're very much in flux,"…
Monday, 25 January 2016 14:32

AUDIO: UA Group Stuck 20 Hours In Blizzard 2016

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Andrew Kustec was determined to march in Washington DC's "March for Life" with the "Students for Life" group from the University of Akron. He didn't expect to be stuck on a bus in a blizzard. Kustec says that the group's bus left DC soon after the march, but that wasn't…
Sunday, 24 January 2016 11:02

AUDIO Shaun Al-Shatti Talking MMA

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One of the hottest names in the UFC world is Conor McGregor of Ireland, and his press conferences are sometimes just as entertaining, if not more than his fights.    Shaun Al-Shatti who covers MMA for SB Nation joined Brad Russell in the Average Sports Show to talk about not…
Saturday, 23 January 2016 09:32

AUDIO Greg Swartz Talks Blatt Firing

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Shock waves throughout Northeast Ohio Friday afternoon as David Blatt was fired by the Cleveland Cavaliers at the midway point of the season. Greg Swartz from Bleacher Report joined Brad Russell in the Average Sports Show to talk about the move. Greg said he was shocked by the timing by…
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