Welcome back to CSPN’s Know the Score!
On this week’s episode, we review the week in sports across the NBA and the NFL, noting the dominant play of reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry and the undeniable impact of NFL MVP candidate Cam Newton. Our panel then brings in the start of the MLB offseason, with the Nationals hiring Dusty Baker and what’s next for the Royals and the Mets.
All of this, plus our nominees for the weekly #KTSPod awards.
Panelists this week are TSN Radio’s One on One co-host Wall Street Will Strickland (@WallStrizzle1) and BallerMindFrame.com contributor Mister King (@misterking730), sports media contributor and Mr. #GHOE himself Tyler Ball (@taball1), plus our regular co-host Nubyjas Wilborn (@nwilborn19).
This week’s episode is moderated by Don Delarente (@DonDelarente).
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
- Festus Ezeli blocks Blake Griffin
- Celtics’ Jae Crowder’s full-court inbounds pass bank shot (“World’s Greatest Turnover)
- Stephen Curry’s behind the back pass to Michael McAdoo on the fast break
- Stephen Curry’s overhead behind no-look pass to Harrison Barnes for the easy assist
Ride the Pine nominees
- Greg Hardy
- Roger Goodell
- The ACC
- Notre Dame Athletics
Score of the Week nominees
- 119-69 – 50-point drubbing by the Bay Area Bullies over the Memphis Grizzlies
- 13 – number of TDs in that Drew Brees-Eli Manning shootout
- 77 – number of passing yards Denver’s defense held Aaron Rodgers to
- 7 – number of TDs Drew Brees threw vs. NY Giants (ties NFL record)
This week’s guests:
“Wall $treet” Will Strickland
Will Strickland is co-host of “1 On 1 With Will & Duane”, TSN 1050 Radio’s flagship basketball program for the News, Views and Truths YOU CHOOSE on the Raptors, NBA and beyond.
Ballin hard on a Budget. Contributor to BallerMindFrame.com.
Tyler Ball has amassed a wealth of knowledge and experience covering intercollegiate sports, particularly at the Historically Black College and Universities (HBCU) of our nation.With over 10 years of service at N.C. A&T State University, Tyler has had access to some of the best athletes over the past 20 years. Tyler is a Sports Media Journalist and blog contributor whose work has been featured in the Associated Press, ESPN, and Sports Illustrated.
Sounds for Know the Score provided by Zip Leathers.
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.
Follow on twitter @DonDelarente
Follow Nubyjas on twitter @nwilborn19
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.
Follow Tim on twitter @TimmyJig