Tom Izzo http://wkar.org en Current Sports #272 | July 9, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-272-july-9-2014 <p>Brian Calloway from Lansing State Journal joins Al to discuss the most recent hiring of Davd Thomas. He also touches on his love for baseball and one of his most recent life experiences&nbsp;in which he gives a piece of advice. Later, Matt and Al discuss the Detroit Tigers and the recent comments made by Tom Izzo on ESPN's Outside The Lines.</p><p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 18:11:07 +0000 Current Sports 56437 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #269 | July 3, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-269-july-3-2014 <p>It was a jam-packed show today with all of the recent NBA and NHL recruiting news. But first, Matt, Alex and Al discuss the Detroit Tigers' recent sweep of the Oakland Athletics. Later, they talk about the hard hits taken by the Detroit Red Wings from NHL free agency. To close the show, it's all Carmelo Anthony and Throwback Thursday.</p><p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:20:25 +0000 Current Sports 56178 at http://wkar.org Current Sports #263 | June 25, 2014 http://wkar.org/post/current-sports-263-june-25-2014 <p>On today's show, Al invites Rico Beard from Detroit 105.1 to discuss the recent decommitment&nbsp;of Jayru Campbell and give his take on the NBA draft. He also talks about Denzel Valentine as the new team captain, and why he does not watch the World Cup. Later, Matt joins Al to discuss the recent trade rumors of the Detroit Pistons. And finally, the tandem debates whether the soccer audience and viewership will decline after the World Cup is over.</p><p> Wed, 25 Jun 2014 18:14:22 +0000 Current Sports 55769 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 MSU Falls to Michigan at the Breslin Center http://wkar.org/post/msu-falls-michigan-breslin-center <p>WKAR's Al Martin gives his postgame report after MSU falls to Michigan this past weekend, 80 to 75. You would think head coach Tom Izzo would be disappointed after losing to his rival, but his reaction afterward was quite the opposite.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 06:21:47 +0000 Current Sports 48481 at http://wkar.org SportsTalk | Fri 4/26/13 http://wkar.org/post/sportstalk-fri-42613 <p></p><p>Matt Ludtke is back to recap last night’s NFL draft.&nbsp; Ludtke analyzes the Ansah choice and other potential picks for the Detroit Lions.&nbsp; He also looks into the possibility of a recent MSU basketball commitment becoming a recruitment advocate for Tom Izzo. &nbsp;The Detroit Red Wings defeated Nashville last night, and the NBA playoffs are in full swing.&nbsp; These topics are among others on today’s SportsTalk.</p><p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 18:11:59 +0000 Alex Scharg 34916 at http://wkar.org SportsTalk | Tue 3/26/13 http://wkar.org/post/sportstalk-tue-32613 <p>Matt Ludtke&nbsp;continues the discussion on NCAA upsets, and also brings up the recent head coach firings from UCLA and Minnesota. &nbsp;He also discusses the possibility of Tom Izzo coaching the USA Olympic team. &nbsp;The Miami Heat are continuing their dominance, and MSU continues their tournament run. &nbsp;Matt and Alex cover it all on the air, and have open lines all show.</p><p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 18:10:35 +0000 Alex Scharg 33306 at http://wkar.org