Welcome back to CSPN’s Know the Score!
This week’s episode begins with an update on the MLB‘s division winners, and fallout from the latest Nats meltdown.Then, we discuss the return of NBA training camps, marked by Derrick Rose‘s comments & latest injury, plus an in-depth look at sources in sports media as it relates to Stephen A. Smith & Kevin Durant. Next, we profile the NCAA, with a major court ruling and a few scandals surrounding universities. Finally, we preview Week 4 in the NFL, including today’s early game in the UK.
Panelists this week are Jessy (@thatssojessy) and Nubyjas Wilborn (@nwilborn19).
This week’s episode is moderated by Don Delarente (@dondelarente).
All of this, plus our nominees for the weekly #KTSPod awards.
What are your picks for Play of the Week, Ride the Pine, & Score of the Week? Vote in the polls below!
Play of the Week nominees
- Bengals WR AJ Green’s 80 yd TD vs the Ravens
- Falcons’ RB Devonta Freeman’s 7 yd TD up the middle vs the Cowboys
- Ravens WR Steve Smith, Sr.’s 50 yd TD against the Bengals
Ride the Pine nominees
- SMU Golf Coach for selling potential recruits team apparel and golf clubs at a discount
- “There’s nothing tough about Tom Brady. He looks like a dork”Bart Scott
- Louisville Basketball team recuiting sex scandal.
Score of the Week nominees
- 3: Only 3 players on the 53 man roster for the Packers roster has played for another team. (per MNF)
- 18.3: number of penalties called per game in the NFL through 3 weeks this season. 7% increase from 3 weeks into 2014.
- 22: MLB leading wins by Cubs P Jake Arrieta, who pitched six scoreless innings Friday, favorite for NL Cy Young.
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About the Know the Score team:
“I consider myself a sports super nerd. I’m #HTTR and #BeatDook till I die.” Member of the #RampanBlackNeckaryCrew. Don is also the co-host of CSPN’s pro wrestling podcast The WrassleCast.
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Father of 2 girls, Washington, DC native by way of Harlem in NYC. Working in IT Security. Very passionate about sports, known to be “the ESPN anchor from around the way.” Die hard fan of the Dallas Cowboys, NY Knicks, Florida State Seminoles (CFB), and the North Carolina Tar Heels (CBB). Huge buff of documentaries & biopics.
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