Daly Dose 06-20-18 Successes and failures in the NBA Draft

Wednesday on the Daly Dose, we discuss some breaking news stories including a new Netflix season that sports fans will love.  We also have breaking NBA and World Cup news.

The 2018 NBA Draft takes place tomorrow in Brooklyn, and we look at a few teams that keep coming up big with their selections, as well as a few that are struggling.

Finally, our Daly Dose Hump Day Power Rankings reveal the five highest paid players in the NBA this past season.  What do most of them have in common? And which of these players didn’t perform at a level worthy of their salary?

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Daly Dose 06-19-18 Our 2018 NBA award show

Tuesday on the Dose, we discuss some breaking news in the NHL, and the NBA before we get to our 2018 Daly Dose NBA award show!

Who are our picks for Rookie of the Year, Coach of the Year, 6th man of the Year, and Most Valuable Player? What about offensive and defensive players of the year?

We will also have a few very special Daly Dose awards to hand out including the “Didn’t you used to be?” award, the “Kobe Bryant” award, and the “Jedi Mind Trick” award!

We look back at the best and the brightest from the 2017-2018 NBA season today on the Dose!

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Daly Dose 06-14-18 Coach Mac stops by for a visit Part 2

Thursday on the Daly Dose, we continue our conversation with long time high school coach Russ McKinstry, but first we look at some breaking news. Then, we begin to look forward to the upcoming NFL season. Are the Los Angeles Rams a true contender? Can the Philadelphia Eagles actually repeat? Are we beginning to see cracks in the foundation of the New England Patriots?

Then, we move over to the NBA and look at how long the Golden State Warriors can stay on top. Would the Houston Rockets be the current champs if not for the Chris Paul injury? Did the NBA officials affect the outcome of the Finals? And what in the world was going through JR Smith’s mind at crunch time?

We answer these and more today on the Dose!

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Daly Dose 06-11-18 Recapping the NBA Finals

Monday on the Daly Dose, we are joined by a long time friend of the show to discuss World Cup 2018.

But before we get to any soccer, in light of a Triple Crown winner of the weekend we play a game of “Spot the fake racehorse”.

We discuss a little NFL football. Can anyone knock off the Philadelphia Eagles? What teams could surprise us this season?

Finally,  we recap the 2018 NBA Finals. Did the Cleveland Cavaliers quit? Are the Golden State Warriors good for the NBA? Where could LeBron James be going next? We answer these questions and more today on the Dose!

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Daly Dose 06-08-18 The most surprising NBA Finals MVPs

It is Friday, and wwe have  number of sport news stories to discuss! The Washington Capitals have finally won their first Stanley Cup in franchise history! The New England Patriots could be shorthanded to start the season. A Pro Football Hall of Famer is proving a point, and we aren’t sure what to believe from the Philadelphia 76ers these days.

We preview the weekend in sports including a possible sweep for the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals, and a possible Triple Crown winner in horse racing.

Finally, we count down the Top 5 most surprising NBA Finals MVPs of all time!

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Daly Dose 06-06-18 The most bitter rivalries in the NBA

Wednesday on the Daly Dose, we discuss a little breaking news that gives some surprising credibility to a new professional football league.

Then, we take a look at some of the most bitter rivalries currently in the NBA. They might not be quite as physical as the battles we have seen in the past, but there is no love loss here!

Finally, we take a look at  the highest payrolls in the NBA. Does spending big money mean getting big results in the postseason?

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Daly Dose 05-29-18 Our interview with a race car driver Part 1

Tuesday on the Dose, we briefly discuss the two Game 7s that we saw in the NBA Playoffs, and take a brief look at what we can expect in the NBA Finals. Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final is in the books, and it was a very entertaining opener in Las Vegas!

Then, we sit down with a former race car driver from a golden era in racing. We discuss the unlikely story of how he got his first chance to drive competitively, and how he got to go head to head against some of the greatest drivers in the country! It is an interview you will not want to miss today on the Daly Dose!

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Daly Dose 05-25-18 The worst NBA Finals teams

It is Friday, and today on the Daly Dose we recap Game 5 of the NBA Western Conference Finals! The Houston Rockets have put the defending champion Golden State Warriors on the brink of elimination. How are they leading this series? And what is with the Warriors sudden struggles?

We also preview the Memorial Day holiday weekend in sports. We have a few interesting events for you to tune in and see!

Finally, this week our Daly Dose Top 5 looks back at some of the worst teams to somehow make it all the way to the NBA Finals!

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Daly Dose 05-24-18 Another boring NBA Playoff game

Thursday on the Daly Dose, we recap Game 5 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers, and the Boston Celtics. The Celtics got an important win, but it wasn’t the most exciting game to watch.

The Stanley Cup Playoffs saw a Game 7. The Washington Capitals came through when they needed to, and are now headed to the Stanley Cup Finals!

The NFL has released a new rule that might be controversial, and we remember one of the strangest events in sports history, then look at some of the teams in Major League Baseball that are heating up recently, and a few others that are cooling down.

Finally, we do have a few sports media overreactions of the week! The Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers are getting a lift from surprising places, but are they a long term solution? And will Tom Brady’s absence from voluntary workouts have any long term ramifications?

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Daly Dose 05-22-18 Our Daly Dose solitaire tournament

Tuesday on the Dose, we recap Game 4 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals between the Boston Celtics and the Cleveland Cavaliers, and discuss some breaking sports news.

Today, May 22nd is National Solitaire Day! While we aren’t interested in playing cards, we do look at some of the all-time NBA players that would be great in a one-on-one tournament!

Finally, we look at the last few NBA coaching vacancies, and see which candidates could be the best fit to fill them!

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