Current Sports with Al Martin on AM 870 NewsTalk http://wkar.org en WATCH NOW: Tico Duckett, Former MSU and NFL Football Player http://wkar.org/post/watch-now-tico-duckett-former-msu-and-nfl-football-player <p><strong>Thu. Apr. 17, 10 p.m on WKAR-TV</strong><strong> </strong>| Former MSU and NFL football player Tico Duckett is the guest this week on Current Sports with Al Martin.</p><p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:00:00 +0000 WebTeam 52333 at http://wkar.org WATCH NOW: Tico Duckett, Former MSU and NFL Football Player Current Sports #219 | April 17, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-219-april-17-2014 <p>Al chats with former Michigan State running back Tico Duckett about football and life beyond football. Al and Matt also discuss the beauty that was <em>The Bad Boys</em><em>. </em></p><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:16:26 +0000 Current Sports 52338 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #216 | April 14, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-216-april-14-2014 <p>Al and the team will discuss the Red Wings chances against the Boston Bruins in the first round of the NHL playoffs. Bubba Watson won The Masters over the weekend and the crew will discuss his win and also discuss what the lower ratings meant.</p><p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:48:35 +0000 Current Sports 52166 at http://wkar.org AHEAD: Tico Duckett, Former MSU and NFL Football Player http://wkar.org/post/ahead-tico-duckett-former-msu-and-nfl-football-player <p><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Thu. Apr. 17, 10 p.m on </span>WKAR-TV</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong> </strong>| Former </span>MSU<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and NFL football player </span>Tico<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Duckett<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is the guest this week on Current Sports with Al Martin.</span></p><p></p><p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:00:51 +0000 Jason Thomson 52155 at http://wkar.org AHEAD: Tico Duckett, Former MSU and NFL Football Player Current Sports #215 | April 11, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-215-april-11-2014 <p>Al chats with former Michigan State basketball great Steve Smith about his basketball career and his career as a broadcaster. Al will also give his thoughts about professional athletes not being able to stay out of trouble.</p><p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:36:42 +0000 Current Sports 52063 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #214 | April 10, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-214-april-10-2014 <p>Al chats with Yahoo Senior Investigative Sports Reporter and Michigan State alumn Charles Robinson about his time here at Michigan State and his time at Yahoo. Al and Matt will also discuss if Darko Milicic was the worse move Joe Dumars ever made.</p><p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:28:02 +0000 Current Sports 51995 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #213 | April 09, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-213-april-09-2014 <p>Al chats with Richard Kincaide, sports play-by-play announcer, journalist and author, about the Detroit Tigers and some if his books. Al and the team also reflect on the loss of a 8 year old Lacey Holsworth, who passed away this morning from her battle with cancer.</p><p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 18:53:29 +0000 Current Sports 51929 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #212 | April 08, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-212-april-08-2014 <p>Al chats with Detroit Tigers scout Clyde Weir about this years team and some of the prospects the Tiger's are looking at. Al and the team will also discuss last night's NCAA championship game.</p><p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:33:06 +0000 Current Sports 51862 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #211 | April 07, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-211-april-07-2014 <p>Al chats with Bob Bao, recent retiree as the Editor of the MSU Alumni Magazine. Al and the rest will also chat about the NCAA's men's basketball championship game and the women's as well.</p><p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 19:58:59 +0000 Current Sports 51810 at http://wkar.org Covering the Olympic Games: Steve Smith and All-Star Journalist Panel http://wkar.org/post/covering-olympic-games-steve-smith-and-all-star-journalist-panel <p><strong>Thursday 4pm at WKAR </strong>| Watch the <a href="http://wkar.org/live-webcast-wkar">LIVE WEBCAST</a> or <a href="https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ssjc-all-star-panel-covering-the-olympic-games-tickets-11075371735">BE IN THE AUDIENCE</a> as an all-star panel of sports journalists share their experience covering Olympic Games around the world. Sat, 05 Apr 2014 22:43:57 +0000 editor 51751 at http://wkar.org Covering the Olympic Games: Steve Smith and All-Star Journalist Panel Current Sports #210 | April 4, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-210-april-4-2014 <p>Al chats with Daito Ryu Aikijujutsu expert Rod Uhler about his time in Japan.</p><p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 04:00:00 +0000 Current Sports 51947 at http://wkar.org WATCH NOW: Former MSU Men's Basketball Player Tim Bograkos http://wkar.org/post/watch-now-former-msu-mens-basketball-player-tim-bograkos <p class="p1"><strong>Thu. Apr. 3 at 10pm on WKAR-TV</strong> | Al Martin's guest on Current Sports is Tim Bograkos, a former Michigan State University men's basketball player.<br /><br /> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Jason Thomson 51655 at http://wkar.org WATCH NOW: Former MSU Men's Basketball Player Tim Bograkos Current Sports #208 | April 2, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-208-april-2-2014 <p>Al chats with head trainer at Capital City Baseball Kingdom, Joe McDonald, about Lansing's newest indoor baseball facility.</p><p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 04:00:00 +0000 Current Sports 51946 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #207 | April 1, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-207-april-1-2014 <p>Al chats with Lansing Lugnuts radio play-by-play announcer Jesse Goldberg-Strassler about this years team. Al and the crew will also talk about the Detroit Tigers.</p><p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 04:00:00 +0000 Current Sports 51945 at http://wkar.org WATCH NOW: Pewamo-Westphalia High School Boys Basketball Head Coach Luke Pohl http://wkar.org/post/watch-now-pewamo-westphalia-high-school-boys-basketball-head-coach-luke-pohl <p><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">Thu.. Mar. 27 at 10pm on WKAR-TV</strong><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;|&nbsp;Al Martin's guest on Current Sports is Luke Pohl, boys basketball head coach at Pewamo-Westphalia High School. </span></p><p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;"><a href="http://video.wkar.org/video/2365209550/">WATCH HERE</a></span></p><p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 03:00:00 +0000 WebTeam 51304 at http://wkar.org WATCH NOW: Pewamo-Westphalia High School Boys Basketball Head Coach Luke Pohl Current Sports #204 | March 27, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-204-march-27-2014 <p>Al chats with PW boys basketball coach Luke Pohl about this past season. Al and the team will also discuss some NCAA basketball.</p><p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 04:00:00 +0000 Current Sports 51934 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #202 | March 25, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-202-march-25-2014 <p>Al chats with Michigan State women's volleyball coach Cathy George and WLNS Sports Director Fred Heumann. Al and the team also discuss the NFL banning "dunking".</p><p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 18:40:05 +0000 Current Sports 51248 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #203 | March 26, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-203-march-26-2014 <p>Al chats with Michigan State women's volleyball coach Cathy George about this past season and what the spring season has in store for them. Al and the team will also discuss if Tom Izzo should coach the Pistons!</p><p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 04:00:00 +0000 Current Sports 51933 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #200 | March 24, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-200-march-24-2014 <p>Al and the team discuss all things March Madness!</p><p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 18:25:04 +0000 Current Sports 51124 at http://wkar.org WATCH NOW: Grand Ledge Gymnastics Head Coach Duane Haring http://wkar.org/post/watch-now-grand-ledge-gymnastics-head-coach-duane-haring-0 <p><strong>Thu., Mar. 20 at 10pm&nbsp;on WKAR-TV</strong> | Grand Ledge Gymnasics&nbsp;Head Coach Duane Haring is the guest this week on Current Sports with Al Martin, the original TV series from WKAR.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Jason Thomson 50660 at http://wkar.org WATCH NOW: Grand Ledge Gymnastics Head Coach Duane Haring Current Sports #190 | March 10, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-190-march-10-2014-0 <p>Al and the team discuss the NCAA tournament and if March Madness is the biggest sports spectacle in the nation.</p><p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 19:05:09 +0000 Current Sports 50956 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #197 | March 19, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-197-march-19-2014 <p>Al chats with Michigan State baseball coach Jake Boss&nbsp; Jr. about this years team and what he expects out of his team. Al and the crew also discuss Michigan State men's basketball and discuss whether or not the hype over the team is a good thing or a bad thing.</p><p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:04:49 +0000 Current Sports 50904 at http://wkar.org MSU and Michigan Meet in the Big Ten Tournament Championship | Current Sports | WKAR http://wkar.org/post/msu-and-michigan-meet-big-ten-tournament-championship-current-sports-wkar <p>MSU topped Wisconsin on Saturday, moving on to the Big Ten Final! It's the first time in the 17 year history of the Big Ten Tournament that MSU and Michigan will meet in the Big Ten Tournament Championship game on Sunday afternoon! WKAR's Al Martin reports from Indianapolis on just what this means to the Spartans and how this one could be a bit of payback for the team.</p><p> Sun, 16 Mar 2014 07:57:19 +0000 Current Sports 50721 at http://wkar.org MSU Tops Northwestern in the Big Ten Tournament http://wkar.org/post/msu-tops-northwestern-big-ten-tournament-1 <p>WKAR's Al Martin reports from Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, IN as the Michigan State Men's Basketball team tops Northwestern, 67 to 51, moving on to play Wisconsin in the semifinals. Convincing victory for the Spartans to open up the post-season, but as Al reports, this is only step one of their "redemption song."</p><p> Sun, 16 Mar 2014 01:13:13 +0000 Current Sports 50719 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #190 | March 10, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-190-march-10-2014 <p>Al and Matt discuss Michigan State basketball in both women's and men's.</p><p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:32:46 +0000 Current Sports 50427 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #189 | March 07, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-189-march-07-2014 <p>Al and Matt discuss Michigan State's men's basketball win over Iowa from last night.</p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 20:22:07 +0000 Current Sports 50330 at http://wkar.org WATCH NOW: Joey Eisenmann, Sports Nutrition Expert http://wkar.org/post/watch-now-joey-eisenmann-sports-nutrition-expert <p><strong>Thu. Mar. 6 at 10pm on WKAR-TV&nbsp;</strong>| Sports and cardiovascular nutrition expert Dr. Joey Eisenmann is the guest this week on Current Sports with Al Martin.</p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 03:00:00 +0000 Jason Thomson 50292 at http://wkar.org WATCH NOW: Joey Eisenmann, Sports Nutrition Expert Current Sports #188 | March 06, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-188-march-06-2014 <p>Al chats with Lansing Eastern boys basketball coach Rod Watts about their current playoff run. Al and Matt will also discuss Michigan State vs Iowa. And it's Throwback Thursday!</p><p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 19:59:37 +0000 Current Sports 50277 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #187 | March 05, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-187-march-05-2014 <p>Al chats with local boys basketball coaches Steve Finamore and Jeff Wonch. Al and Matt will also discuss if one and done or 4 and out is better!</p><p></p><p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 20:14:44 +0000 Current Sports 50227 at http://wkar.org WATCH NOW: Andre Hutson, Former MSU Men's Basketball Player http://wkar.org/post/watch-now-andre-hutson-former-msu-mens-basketball-player <p>Former MSU basketball star Andre Hutson is the guest this week on Current Sports with Al Martin. Fri, 28 Feb 2014 04:00:00 +0000 WebTeam 49984 at http://wkar.org WATCH NOW: Andre Hutson, Former MSU Men's Basketball Player