The Sports Section: March 20 podcast

March 20, 2017

Greg DePalma looks back at the final day of the NCAA Tournament‘s opening weekend, in which South Carolina bounced Duke from the brackets and No.1 seed North Carolina barely survived. PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand also stops by to discuss results from the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells, where Roger Federer and Elena Vesnina captured titles.  


The Sports Section: March 19 podcast

March 19, 2017

Greg DePalma and Jamal Murphy of dissect how Wisconsin set the NCAA Tournament on its ear by knocking out overall top seed Villanova, then turn their attention to a Sunday slate that features Michigan State trying to do likewise with Kansas. Also on tap: A preview of Sunday’s Camping World 500 in Phoenix.  


The Sports Section: March 18 podcast

March 18, 2017

Greg DePalma and Scott Zolotorow of look back at Friday’s NCAA Tournament results, which again were largely devoid of upsets though USC‘s victory kept another perfect record of First Four winners reaching the second round. Saturday’s discussion centers around a clash between Purdue and Big 12 Tournament champ Iowa State, along with Villanova vs. Wisconsin.  


The Sports Section: March 17 podcast

March 17, 2017

  Greg DePalma checks in with writers Jamal Murphy (in Las Vegas) and Scott Zolotorow (in Orlando) to discuss a relatively upset-free opening day of the NCAA Tournament‘s main brackets, in which only Middle Tennessee and Xavier knocked off a higher seed. They’ll also break down Friday’s slate in search of a more impactful upset.  


The Sports Section: March 16 podcast

March 16, 2017

Greg DePalma digs straight into the menu for Thursday’s huge set of NCAA Tournament games, with an eye on top upset possibilities. The best might come from an all-Florida affair, as Florida Gulf Coast returns to the dance against hot-and-cold Florida State in Orlando.  


The Sports Section: March 15 podcast

March 15, 2017

Greg DePalma and Scott Zolotorow of look back at the first night of the First Four, and preview Wednesday night’s NCAA Tournament doubleheader. USC gets another shot at Providence after getting upset in last year’s opening round, and UC Davis makes its debut against N.C. Central.  


The Sports Section: March 14 podcast

March 14, 2017

Greg DePalma previews Tuesday night’s “First Four” doubleheader in the NCAA Tournament, as New Orleans takes on Mount St. Mary’s and Kansas State squares off against Wake Forest. PSN motorsports analyst CJ Radune also makes a pit stop to discuss the Kyle Busch–Joey Logano dustup in Las Vegas and review the NASCAR season’s first three races.  


The Sports Section: March 12 podcast

March 12, 2017

With the Selection Sunday announcement just hours away, Greg DePalma offers his final bubble analysis and picks on who will make the NCAA Tournament field. The Big Ten and SEC are among four leagues that crown their champions on the final day. NASCAR also is on the agenda, with a preview and picks for the Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas.  


The Sports Section: March 11 podcast

March 11, 2017

Greg DePalma sorts out perhaps college basketball’s busiest night amid all the conference tournaments and looks ahead at Saturday’s top matchups. Fourteen leagues will crown a champion Saturday, including the ACC, Big East, Big 12 and Pac-12, in the final push toward Selection Sunday.   


The Sports Section: March 10 podcast

March 10, 2017

Jamal Murphy of and, joins Greg DePalma to update the latest news from college basketball’s conference tournaments and take another look at where NCAA Tournament bubble teams stand. Friday’s highlight game comes in the ACC, where North Carolina and Duke get a bonus third meeting.