Welcome back to CSPN’s Know the Score !
For our 50th episode, we review the progress so far in the NBA Finals, in which Golden State is up 3-1 to Cleveland, and the Stanley Cup Final, in which the Penguins lead the resurgent Sharks 3-2. In addition, our panel discusses the moves NBA players are making on and off of USA’s Olympic team and the many shakeups and moves happening in sports media.
All of this, plus our nominees for the weekly #KTSPod awards.
Cast your votes on twitter using the hashtag #KTSPolls.
This week’s panel consists of returning guest Dwayne Dunham (@thelibraicon), and first-time guest Bryce Adams (@BryceBAdams).
This week’s episode is moderated by Tyler Ball (@taball1).
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Play of the Week nominee
- Sharks goalie Martin Jones makes a great save
- Stephen Strasburg goes to 10-0 with a win vs. The Phillies
- Colombia’s David Ospina (Arsenal) goes full extension to make a save against Paraguay
Ride the Pine nominees
- Lebron James for not getting it done- his team is down 3-1 in the Finals
- Yordano Ventura for being a pure goon, igniting another bench clearing brawl.
- Chris Myers for his “transcending race” tweet on Muhammad Ali
Score of the Week nominees
- 17 – Number of three-pointers made by Golden State in game 4, an NBA Finals record.
- 2 – Under Armour releases the much-maligned, yet spectacular Steph Curry 2 lows
- 15 -San Jose Sharks became the 15th team to force a Game 6 in the SCF from down 3-1 since 1939
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About the Know the Score team:
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.
Follow Tyler on twitter @taball1
“I consider myself a sports super nerd. I’m #HTTR and #BeatDook till I die.” Member of the #RampantBlackNeckaryCrew. Don is also the co-host of CSPN’s pro wrestling podcast The WrassleCast.
Follow Don on twitter @DonDelarente
“Crossfitter, born again Runner & craft beer lover. multimedia sports journalist. Here to incite, enlighten, & entertain.” Nubyjas is a health/fitness & food reporter for the Tallahassee Democrat.
Follow Nubyjas on twitter @nwilborn19