Daly Dose 05-19-21 Previewing the NBA Playoffs and the top NFL games

This week on the Daly Dose, we wish a happy birthday to one of the most hated players in NBA history!

Then, the NBA Playoffs are underway and we break down the first round matchups, the Pac 12 has a brand new commissioner, and the NFL Player’s Association has a major problem!

Then, with the 2021 NFL schedule being released last week we take a look at some of the best matchups, but we even take it one step further! We consult the Daly Dose crystal ball and let you know how the season and those matchups are going to go this fall!

Finally, with the Center for Disease Prevention and Prevention announcing last week that we could begin backing off of the mask and spacing protocols, we count down the Top 5 OTHER announcements that the CDC also disclosed that no one noticed!

Daly Dose 06-17-20 The greatest teams that never were

This week on the Daly Dose, we discuss the importance of Father’s Day, and the way that fathers change our lives.

The 2020 Major League Baseball Draft took place last week, and we give it all the time it deserves, NASCAR makes some major policy changes concerning the Confederate flag, and we wonder how it will change races. The NBA has hit a few snags on their restart, and the Denver Broncos are fully embracing sports gambling!. Plus, the University of Southern California has now forgiven former Trojan superstar Reggie Bush, and we are hoping that his Heisman will soon be returned to its rightful owner soon too.

Then, we discuss the return of the NBA in July, and wonder which teams can step up in crunch time. We also look back in sports history that failed to step up at key times, and fell short despite all of their talent.

Finally, we discuss whether or not the league champions in the NBA, NHL or even MLB could have an asterisk* next to their names in the record books this year, and we count down five teams that DO have an asterisk next to their name already!

Daly Dose 03-18-20 The best of the Daly Dose

This week on the Daly Dose, we are flashing back to an early edition of the Daly Dose! It was the summer of 2015 and there weren’t a ton of sports stories coming out, so we decided to break out the Daly Dose mailbag and read some questions from listeners.

We introduced a few members of the Daly Dose I-Team, we actually talked some politics, explained why we pick on certain teams, and how important is the NBA summer league? 

We also heard from a listener about youth sports. Should young athletes begin to specialize at an early age? Plus, we name our all time NBA starting five, give some advice to a young basketball player that is hoping to make a team, hand out some dating advice, and much much more!

Daly Dose 03-11-20 Our early March Madness preview

This week on the Daly Dose, we discuss the new NFL CBA, what are the owners really hoping to get? We also look at a number of moves in the NBA. The Golden State Warriors got Steph Curry back for a minute, the Los Angeles Lakers had a great week, and the Brooklyn Nets are full of drama. Then, we get to our early March Madness preview!

We look at some of the top teams, top players, Cinderellas, coaches, and teams that you should be cautious of when you fill out those office pool brackets! Will the Coronavirus affect the tournament? And what is that virus teaching us about ourselves right now?

Plus, we take a look at a different type of success in college basketball, as we count down the Top 5 college basketball programs that have produced the most NBA players of all time!

Daly Dose 03-04-20 The biggest questions of the NFL offseason

This week on the Daly Dose, we wish a very happy birthday to Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green, but he has other things on his mind. 

The Philadelphia 76ers are trying to sort out their issues, the New York Knicks are asking for patience, and the NBA is trying to be cautious about the coronavirus. 

We have a question for Princeton students that are upset about Marshawn Lynch speaking at their school, the Denver Broncos actually do something positive, and Tony Romo gets paid.

Then, we take a look at some of the biggest questions in the NFL offseason. There are a number of players that could be moving, and the NFL Draft should be very interesting to watch. 

Finally, we take a look at some of the top NFL Combine heroes of all time, and discuss what a good showing at the Combine can mean for your career!

Daly Dose 02-19-20 Contenders and pretenders in CBB and the NBA

This week on the Daly Dose, we wish a happy birthday to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, and discuss why he is one of the most hated figures in sports.

The New Orleans Saints got some good news, the Daytona 500 finishes exactly how NASCAR was hoping, and the NBA All Star Weekend provided some memorable moments. 

Then, we take a look at some of the true contenders and pretenders in college basketball and the NBA, as those seasons begin to heat up. Who are the teams to watch down the stretch?

Finally, we examine the Major League Baseball scandal, and we have noticed that the Houston Astros are getting more and more frustrated by it. Today, we countdown the Top 5 Houston Astros pet peeves as we get ready for the upcoming season!

Daly Dose 02-12-20 Goodbye to the 2019 NFL season

This week on the Daly Dose, Valentine’s Day is coming, and we were able to run down a few Valentines that are being handed out by some of the top sports figures in the world. 

We discuss the changes that could be coming for Major League Baseball, the return of Bobby Knight to Indiana, and winners and losers from the NBA trade deadline last week.

Then, with the NFL season now complete, we look back at some of the more memorable moments, and hand out some awards to the top performers! Who wins our Coach of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Least Valuable Player?

The 92nd Academy Awards took place on Sunday, but sports movies were nowhere to be found. We give our nominations for sports movies/series that are worth your time to watch.’

Finally, with the XFL beginning last weekend, we countdown the Top 5 XFL slogans to kickstart that league with fans!

Daly Dose 02-05-20 Hail to the Chiefs

This week on the Daly Dose, the NBA trade deadline is coming, the Boston Red Sox make an odd move, the Michigan State Spartans need a new head football coach, and ratings for Super Bowl LIV were up significantly! We are pretty sure we know why. 

Then, we are joined by two longtime friends of the show to break down Super Bowl LIV! The Kansas City Chiefs are NFL champions again! How were they able to come back and beat the San Francisco 49ers in the fourth quarter? Did quarterback Patrick Mahomes really deserve the Most Valuable Player award?

We also begin to look forward to the NFL offseason. Where could some of the top free agents end up, and which teams could be playing in Super Bowl LV? We give our way too early predictions!

Daly Dose 11-20-19 Talking sports with Coach Mac

This week on the Daly Dose, we talk with longtime high school basketball coach Russ McKinstry about some of the biggest stories in sports today!

Starting in college football, did Alabama coach Nick Saban make a mistake by having QB Tua Tagovailoa in the game, when he was injured? What mistake did Baylor make in the loss against Oklahoma? Which teams are the true contenders as the regular season winds down?

Moving over to the NFL, we discuss the Colin Kaepernick workout, the Myles Garrett suspension, and which team could unseat the New England Patriots. We also discuss the problems without our hometown Denver Broncos, and what we are hoping for going forward. 

We talk about the college basketball scandals, and what the lack of actual punishment is telling us. We also discuss one major change this season that could affect which teams make a run at a title.

Finally, we get Coach Mac’s thoughts on the NBA this season, and look at some of the new contenders and how much the league has changed! 

Daly Dose 07-03-19 Our 2019 NBA Awards

This week on the Daly Dose, it is nearly the Fourth of July, and we discuss all of the festivities that will be taking place here in the USA! 

NBA free agency got started this week, and we saw some major shifts in the league. Are the Brooklyn Nets truly going to be the big winners? Are the New York Knicks already proving to be losers? And what are the Golden State Warriors doing?

Then, we hand out our 2019 NBA season end awards! We hand out our own Rookie of the Year…as well as the NOT Rookie of the Year! We hand out awards for the best coach, worst coach, most improved player, least improved player, Most Valuable Player, Least Valuable Player and many more!

Finally, we discuss whether all of the NBA free agency signings will be positive for their new teams, and we have some proof they won’t! Today, we count down five of the worst NBA free agent signings in history!