Welcome to the 2016 Stroudys!!
In honor of the Academy Awards Sunday evening, it’s time for the March Madness Survival Guide to name it’s Stroudys, honoring the best in college basketball this season! And unlike the Oscars, which were named after some chick’s “Uncle Oscar” as the story goes, our name has history and meaning.
Steph Curry has been ridiculous this season, prompting comparisons to a video game cheat-code. But should the rules be changed because of it? The guys follow this tangent to its wild and wacky conclusion, speculating on the future of the NBA.
As college football across the country is gearing up for spring practice, we look forward to the the 2016 season and some of the new faces for the Ball State Cardinals.
On this Casual Friday edition of the Ball Hogs podcast, Matt and Ken honor the Oscars by hosting an award show for the greatest and worst nicknames in NBA history. From classics like “The Mailman” to unfortunate ones like “Eggs,” the NBA has seen it all. Nicknames are an important part of becoming an NBA legend, but they can go so wrong.
This week on The Hot Corner, Dan Hayes of CSN Chicago joins the show to break down the offseason additions and look forward to this coming season for the other team in Chicago. The last time the Sox won the World Series was in 2005, but with the revamped roster, Chicago may have to be big enough for two baseball teams.
Brian Davis, the Voice of the Oklahoma City Thunder on Fox Sports Oklahoma, joins the show to talk all things Thunder. Topics include the recent loss to the Cavs and upcoming game against the Warriors, Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook’s impending free agency, and the Thunder’s title hopes.
WE’RE BACK! After a prolonged absence, your favorite college basketball column returns with status reports on all of the contenders, and what we learned from the fourth best week of the season.
After weeks of wild rumors, including some of the biggest names in the NBA, the trade deadline was a bust. Blake Griffin, Dwight Howard, Kevin Love, and Al Horford all weren’t traded, but hey Lance Stephenson and Markieff Morris found new homes so what more can you really ask for?