Current Sports

3:16 pm
Mon September 16, 2013

Current Sports #81 | September 16, 2013

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Credit Michigan State

Michigan State football picks up their third win of the season and found some offense in the process. The crew will discuss the game along with the Lions, U of M and the Mayweather fight.

2:14 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

Current Sports #80 | September 13, 2013

Al and the team discuss the Michigan State game against Youngstown this weekend and the Lions agianst the Cardinals. The team also continues their discussion about Oklahoma State and Alabama.

3:36 pm
Wed September 11, 2013

Current Sports #78 | September 11, 2013

Todd "T.J." Duckett, former Michigan State running back and former NFL player, stops by the studio to discuss life after football and what he has been doing in the community. Al and the team also discuss the upcoming fight Mayweather has against Alvarez and whether or not Alvarez has a chance.

7:59 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

HS Football Wk. 2 - Monroe at Sexton Postgame

The Lansing Sexton Big Reds have started the season 2-0, with their latest victory coming from a 38 to nothing shutout win over Monroe. Big Red head coach Dan Boogan spoke to Current Sports' Al Martin after the victory. 

7:59 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

Current Sports - MSU at USF Wrap Up

The Michigan State football team may have topped the University of South Florida, 21 to 6, but there are still many unanswered questions concerning the Spartan offense. WKAR's Al Martin explores the offensive confusion after the game.

3:16 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

Current Sports #77 | September 10, 2013

USA Today sports writer Jarret Bell chats with Al about the latest in the NFL. You'll hear comments from Mark Dantonio's press conference this morning and where the QB situation stands. Al, Alex and Matt also chat about the Lions pro's and con's.

3:50 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

Current Sports #76 | September 9, 2013

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The Michigan State football team got a victory this past weekend over South Florida but it wasn't without an embarrassment on offense.  Who would you put in as the starting quarterback? Join the conversation with Al and Alex!

2:30 pm
Fri September 6, 2013

Current Sports #75 | September 6, 2013

On today's episode of Current Sports, Al talks with Lansing Sports Hall of Fame chairman Bob Every about the Hall of Fame. Al and Alex also give the latest rundown in sports including their predictions on Michigan State, Michigan and Lions football.

3:14 pm
Wed September 4, 2013

Current Sports #74 | September 4, 2013

Michigan State women's volleyball is underway and Al chats with head coach Cathy George about the season so far and what her expectations are for the team. Al and Alex break down the latest in sports and talk more about the Michigan State football team.

3:01 pm
Tue September 3, 2013

Current Sports #73 | September 3, 2013

It was the opening weekend for college football and Michigan State open their season with a victory over Western Michigan. However, it wasn't a blow out and the offense didn't play too well, especially the quarterbacks. Al and Alex discuss the game and debate who is the better quarterback, Maxwell or Cook?

2:19 pm
Wed August 28, 2013

Current Sports #72 | August 28, 2013

High School football kicks off tomorrow and we invite Grand Ledge football coach Matt Bird to discuss his team and their upcoming season. Fred Heumann from WLNS TV-6 joins Al to discuss Michigan State football and a little Tigers.

3:15 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Current Sports #71 | August 27, 2013

Coach Mark Dantonio announced Mawell will be the starting quarterback for Friday's season opener against Western Michigan. But will he be the starter for the entire season? Al and the team debate! Al also breaks down the latest in sports and the taem gives their Top 5 players under the regime of Dantonio.

3:31 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

Current Sports #70 | August 26, 2013

College and High School football is right around the corner. We all know the entertainment value us fans get out of it but what about the players? Their safety is important so Al decided to sit down with Mike Cuzzoni, USA Football Regional Manager and Heads Up football representative, to discuss concussions in football. Al breaks down the latest in sports and the crew gives their picks for upcoming games.

3:39 pm
Fri August 23, 2013

Current Sports #69 | August 23, 2013

Head coach of the three-time defending state champions Ithaca High School football team Terry Hessbrook joins Current Sports to discuss the team's upcoming season. The team talks about the Detroit Lions preseason game vs. the New England Patroits, Justin Verlander's struggles vs. the Minnesota Twins and Tom Brady's speech at Michigan. And it's Reflection Friday and we bid farewell to Mike the Intern.

3:36 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

Current Sports #68 | August 22, 2013

The Current Sports team jumps right into what's going on in the sports world, including the Detroit Tigers, the MSU football captains and an update on Le'Veon Bell's injury. CMU professor Tim Otteman discusses the world of sports gambling, and we talk about what the legacy of Allen Iverson will be.

4:31 pm
Wed August 21, 2013

Current Sports #67 | August 21, 2013

Al chats with Holt High School football coach Al Slamer about the upcoming football season. We dive into what's going on in the sports world, including the Detroit Tigers, Spartans in the NFL and more. And it's Barbershop Wednesday and the Current Sports team debates who is the greatest Detroit professional athlete of all time and the MSU QB race.

5:27 pm
Fri August 16, 2013

Current Sports #66 | August 16, 2013

Al welcomes Max Rebner back to the show for more golf tips and dissects what's going on in the sports world, including the Detroit Lions preseason loss vs. Cleveland, more on Johnny Manziel, and the Detroit Tigers. And it's Reflection Friday and Current Sports team looks back on their favorite stories, including Matt singing!

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8:28 am
Fri August 16, 2013

Susi's Station Notes: A Big Night in Studio F

Greg Kelser and Al Martin with the WKAR crew

We had a great night last evening in WKAR's Studio F when we welcomed special guest, Greg "Special K" Kelser, to WKAR as the guest on the premiere episode of Current Sports.

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6:25 pm
Thu August 15, 2013

Current Sports #65 | August 15, 2013

Al sits down with MSU economics professor Larry Martin to discuss the world of sports economics. We dive into what's going on in the sports world including Miguel Cabrera, the MSU football team and the new look of the Detroit Pistons. And we talk in depth about the Detroit Lions in the preseason.

3:22 pm
Wed August 14, 2013

Current Sports #64 | August 14, 2013

Al breaks down the latest in sports with Production Assistant Matt. Aimee Neff, Women's Assistant Golf Coach, joins Al to discuss her new role and how the team will look this season. It's Wednesday and Al and Matt debate if Fantasy Football is a waste of time?

6:08 pm
Tue August 13, 2013

Current Sports #63 | August 13, 2013

Okemos High School athletic director Ira Childress joins Current Sports to talk about his new position. We dive into what's going on in the sports world including the Tigers, Johnny Manziel and high school football. And it's top five Tuesday and we discuss the top five NFL teams entering the season. Plus, Matt sings!

3:38 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Current Sports #62 | August 12, 2013

MSU men's golf team head coach Casey Lubahn joins Current Sports to talk about the upcoming season. We talk about the latest in sports including the Detroit Tigers, the PGA Championship and former Lansing Sexton player Trevor Manuel transferring to Oak Hill Academy. De'Andre Carter returns to give some motivation to Tiger Woods and others. And the return of Pick'em Mondays!

Thursday - WKAR Studio F
2:27 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

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3:08 pm
Fri August 9, 2013

Current Sports #61 | August 9, 2013

We welcome Max Rebner to give us some more golf tips. We dive into what's going on in the sports world, including the Detroit Tigers impressive winning streak, the beginning of the Detroit Lions preseason and MSU football. And it's Reflection Friday's and the Current Sports looks back on the week it has been.

4:20 pm
Thu August 8, 2013

Current Sports #60 | August 8, 2013

Former MSU basketball player and former Lansing Sexton head coach Carlton Valentine joins Current Sports to talk about his time at Lansing Sexton, his son's basketball careers and his time at MSU. Al talks about the Detroit Tigers, MSU football recruiting and Alex Rodriguez, amongst other topics. And it's Throwback Thurday's! The Current Sports team reflects on what happened today in sports history.

4:03 pm
Wed August 7, 2013

Current Sports #59 | August 7, 2013

Lansing Community College Athletic Director Greg Mallek joins Al in studio to discuss the role of an athletic director and what's happening at LCC. The team also discusses if college athletes are too spoiled by their respective universities.

2:34 pm
Tue August 6, 2013

Current Sports #58 | August 6, 2013

It was media day at the Michigan State football camp yesterday and Al caught up with some of the players to discuss the upcoming season.  Al and Matt discuss the upcoming season from both sides of the ball and also give their top 5 foods to eat while watching football.

4:16 pm
Mon August 5, 2013

Current Sports #57 | August 5, 2013

Current Sports welcomes professor of Applied Sports Psychology Daniel Gould to the show to discuss the field of sports psychology. Al runs through the latest in the sports world including the Detroit Tigers, MSU football and more on Riley Cooper. And we introduce Motivation Monday, where we invite De'Andre Carter to get you properly motivated.

5:06 pm
Fri August 2, 2013

Current Sports #56 | August 2, 2013

The Current Sports team debate the Riley Cooper scandal and other newsworthy items, including the Spartan football team and the Biogenesis scandal. And intern Mike Koury sits down with sports financial planner Rob Gabridge to discuss why athletes go broke.

2:20 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Current Sports #55 | June 18, 2013

Today marks our second episode of sports trivia. Al puts his 1-0 record on the line against Alex. Can he go 2-0 or will he fall to the ever so sharp Alex? Find out!