NBA Finals

Current Sports | June 13, 2017

Jun 13, 2017
Tom Izzo and Draymond Green photo
Courtesy photo / MSU Athletic Communications

NBA Finals; Golden State Warriors; Kevin Durant; Cleveland Cavaliers; LeBron James; Superteams; MSU Football.


Current Sports | June 12, 2017

Jun 12, 2017
John Salley

The Stanley Cup; Pittsburgh Penguins; Sidney Crosby; John Salley; Game 5 of the NBA Finals; Weekend Winners.

Current Sports | June 5, 2017

Jun 5, 2017
Flickr/josephleenovak

Diamond Classic; Baseball; Michigan State Football; NBA Finals; Stanley Cup Finals; Stefan Kubus; Detroit Tigers.

Current Sports | June 2, 2017

Jun 2, 2017
Ken Lund / Flickr Creative Commons

Jack McCloskey; Detroit Pistons; NBA Finals; LeBron James; Steph Curry; Kevin Durant; S.W.A.P. Meet with James Moore; Detroit Tigers; Michigan State Football.

Current Sports | June 1, 2017

Jun 1, 2017
Michael Tipton / Flickr Creative Commons

NBA Beef; NBA Finals Predictions; Cleveland Cavaliers; Golden State Warriors; LSJ Sports Awards; MSU Football Schedule; Throwback Thursday; Stanley Cup Finals.


Current Sports | May 11, 2017

May 11, 2017
Hockey scene
Kevin Ward / Flickr Creative Commons

Alexander Ovenchkin; NHL Playoffs; NBA Playoffs; Best Postseason in Sports; Joanne Gerstner; Concussions in Youth Sports; Throwback Thursday.


Current Sports | 6/16/16 | #724

Jun 16, 2016
College Hockey Inc.

NBA Finals, Draymond Green, Basketball Today, Tom Newton, Michigan State Hockey, Remembering Ron Mason, Terry Kildea, Michigan Amateur Golf Championship, and Throwback Thursday.


Current Sports | 6/10/16 | #720

Jun 10, 2016
Team Lareau / Flickr Creative Commons

RIP Gordie Howe.


Current Sports | 5/31/16 | #712

May 31, 2016
Keith Allison / Flickr Creative Commons

Golden State Warriors, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Playoffs, Kevin Durant Future, NHL Playoffs, Two Minutes For Ruffing, Jason Ruff, and Weekend Winners.


Current Sports #491 | June 17, 2015

Jun 17, 2015

  WKAR's Current Sports opens up with a discussion about all things Finals, and where the Warriors will go in the future. Draymond Green tacked up a triple-double in the closing game and Al and Isaac talk about what he means to the Warriors and his future. Then, the newest details of the MSU softball scandal are revealed and Al talks hockey with Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press. The show closes with 'Barbershop Wednesday', and leaves Al and Isaac exploring the uncovered side of domestic violence.


Current Sports #489 | June 15, 2015

Jun 15, 2015

Current Sports is back after a busy weekend, and kicks off with a briefing on the Michigan State Softball allegations surrounded around head coach Jacquie Joseph. Al Martin chats with Matt Charboneau, Detroit News sports reporter who has been following the story. Matt gives a detailed timeline of how the story came about. Current Sports engineer, Isaac Constans, is also back from vacation! Al and Isaac talk plenty of NBA Finals discussion, specifically pertaining to Lebron James' level of play and what it means for his legacy. The show closes with 'Weekend Winners'.


Current Sports #488 | June 12, 2015

Jun 12, 2015

On today's "Current Sports" Al Martin talks about last night's NBA Finals Game 4, in which the Golden State Warriors topped the Cleveland Cavaliers to tie the series at two games. Al addresses why LeBron James haters still exists today. We also bring to you a "Flashback Friday" chat with David Thomas and Amaka Agugua of the MSU women's basketball team. The show closes out with "Reflection Friday" and a tribute to wrestling icon Dusty Rhodes.

Current Sports #486 | June 10, 2015

Jun 10, 2015

  James Moore is in the house! The former MSU fullback and founder of "Speaking with a Purpose" talks about his upcoming youth football camp. Al Martin also talks about the Cleveland Cavaliers taking a 2-1 series lead over the Golden State Warriors, giving big props to gritty guard Matthew Dellavedova. Al also briefly touches on Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond, who is being sued for a tweet posted on social media. 

Current Sports #484 | June 8, 2015

Jun 8, 2015

Vacation is over and Al Martin returns to the mic with a hot "Current Sports." On today's show Al breaks down why last night's Game 2 of the NBA Finals was LeBron James' greatest performance to date. Also, Simone Jardim, head coach of the MSU women's tennis team, joins Al to talk about Serena Williams capturing her 20th major championship this weekend at the French Open. Then, Al closes out the show with "Weekend Winners" and special guest Ryan Slocum of ABC12 in Flint, MI.

Current Sports #482 | May 28, 2015

May 28, 2015

On this Thursday's edition of Current Sports, Al and Isaac kick it off with their long-awaited discussion of whether or not the three point has harmed basketball. They also relate this to the Rockets-Warriors series and preview the NBA Finals. Then, Al and Isaac talk about the strange story of a former MSU basketball player who just went on an unexpected and unprovoked Twitter rant. Next, Al reminisces with this edition of 'Throwback Thursday'. Finally, the show closes with a discussion of Jim Harbaugh's most recent comments on MSU.  


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