Bryan Curtis and David Shoemaker break down the similarities between this year’s NFL offseason and a typical NBA offseason (3:50). Then they discuss recent media transactions, such as Fox News canceling Lou Dobbs’s show and Donald McNeil Jr. leaving The New York Times (20:30). Plus, the Overworked Twitter Joke of the Week and David Shoemaker Guesses the Strained-Pun Headline.
The NFL Is Having an NBA Offseason. Plus, Lou Dobbs Is Canceled.
Bryan and David compare the NFL’s and NBA’s offseasons before talking recent media moves
The ‘A Song of Ice and Fire’ writer discusses his career as a journalist at Northwestern, his view on the media, and his New York Jets and New York Giants fandom
Rich Swann Finds Out His Wrestling Showcase Opponent, Plus Impact Knockout Star Gisele Shaw Joins the Show
Brian H. Waters also joins to discuss his referee role in the Bodega Street Fight
The Atlantic’s Jerusalem Demsas comes on the show to share her theories with Derek, and Derek explains why he thinks every important question about the U.S. housing market has the same fundamental answer: inventory, inventory, inventory
JJ and Joe open by recapping this weekend’s conference finals games and making a same-game parlay for Game 4 of the Western Conference finals, before recapping the PGA Championship and looking ahead at the PGA Tour
Plus, Verno and KOC discuss why having Robert Williams on the floor is more important than having Marcus Smart for the Celtics
Boston’s Bounceback and Blowout Basketball, Plus Jorge Sedano on Miami’s Issues and Golden State Nearing a Finals Return
Also, Ryen and Jorge discuss the impact of the Heat’s Bam Adebayo and Erik Spoelstra’s coaching brilliance