Richard Pagliaro, managing editor at TennisNow.com, and former U.S. Olympian Andrea Leand review the gold-medal runs of Andy Murray, who outdueled a resurgent Juan Martin del Potro in the final, and surprising Monica Puig. They also look at this week’s WTA event in Cincinnati, where Angelique Kerber can displace Serena Williams atop the rankings.
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo discuss the latest headlines surrounding the Washington Nationals, who entered the week with an 8-game NL East lead but may need to be concerned with ace Stephen Strasburg after a third straight hard loss.
Greg DePalma and co-host Ross Benjamin discuss the latest news affecting Major League Baseball‘s pennant races and get an Olympics update from Andrea Leand. The Kansas City Chiefs move into the NFL spotlight, while the Big 12 is the focus of today’s college football preview.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, preview the Wyndham Championship as the 125-man field is set for the FedExCup playoffs. Jim Furyk makes his first start since his historic 58 at Hartford, and Jimmy Walker tees it up for the first time since winning the PGA Championship.
Greg DePalma and co-host Ross Benjamin tackle another weekend of Olympic action in Rio and discuss options for the Miami Marlins after losing Giancarlo Stanton to injury. They also continue their spin around the NFL with a spotlight on the Arizona Cardinals and look at the ACC as Heisman runner-up Deshaun Watson leads Clemson again.
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Greg DePalma and handicapper Jon Hardoon of TheSheets.com examine top races on the weekend thoroughbred calendar, highlighted by the FourStarDave Handicap from Saratoga Race Course. Greg also goes over the Arlington Million for 3-year-olds and up.
Richard Pagliaro, managing editor at TennisNow.com, and former U.S. Olympian Andrea Leand join Greg DePalma to review an upset-filled first five days of Olympic tennis. They’ll also talk U.S. medal chances with Madison Keys and Steve Johnson still alive, plus a possible men’s semifinal clash between Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro.
Greg DePalma and 1st Amendment Sports founder Ken Meringolo discuss the latest headlines surrounding the Washington Nationals, who are cruising at the top of the NL East with the help of No.3 starter Tanner Roark.
Greg DePalma and Jeff Shain, golf writer at The Island Packet, preview the first Olympic tournament contested since the 1904 Games in St. Louis. Open Championship winner Henrik Stenson, Masters champion Danny Willett and two-time Masters winner Bubba Watson head the 60-man field. Back stateside, Zach Johnson and Steve Stricker headline the John Deere Classic.