NBA Playoffs

Current Sports | 5/31/16 | #712

May 31, 2016
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Golden State Warriors, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Playoffs, Kevin Durant Future, NHL Playoffs, Two Minutes For Ruffing, Jason Ruff, and Weekend Winners.

Current Sports | 5/26/16 | #710

May 26, 2016
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NHL Playoffs, NBA Playoffs, Melo Trimble, Media Attention, Kelvin Torbert, Current Sports TV Preview, and Throwback Thursday. 

Current Sports | 5/25/16 | #709

May 25, 2016
Bryan Cedeno

NBA Playoffs, Oklahoma City Thunder, Golden State Warriors, Best Team Ever, Diamond Classic, Le'veon Bell, and Super Bowl Locations.

Current Sports | 5/20/16 | #706

May 20, 2016
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Washington Redskins Name Change, Popular Mascots, James Edwards, Lansing United, NHL Playoffs, Two Minutes For Ruffing, Jason Ruff, and Reflection Friday.

Current Sports | 5/12/16 | #700

May 12, 2016
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Max Scherzer, Detroit Tigers, Current Sports TV Preview, Laya and Doug Hartman, NBA Playoffs, and Throwback Thursday.

Current Sports | 5/11/16 | #699

May 11, 2016

Dwight Howard, UM Holding Satellite Camps in Australia, Jim Harbaugh, Kristen Rasmussen, Okemos High School Basketball, and the NBA Talent Level.

Current Sports | 5/2/16 | #692

May 2, 2016
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NFL Draft, Connor Cook, Biggest Snubs, Laremy Tunsil, Michigan State Football, NBA Playoffs, Steph Curry MVP, Detroit Lions, and Weekend Winners.

Current Sports | 4/26/16 | #689

Apr 26, 2016
portrait: Erynn Edwards

NBA Playoffs, NHL Playoffs, Kevin Durant, Detroit Tigers, Tyler Collins, Professional Dancing, Erynn Edwards, and Detroit Pistons.

Current Sports #477 | May 20, 2015

May 20, 2015

The Pistons, as probability predicted, picked up the eighth pick in last night's NBA Lottery. Al and Isaac disagree on who the Pistons should try to draft with that eighth pick, and then go on to cover the NBA playoffs before the appearance of the esteemed Current Sports guest of the day. Gene Washington, MSU football legend, joins the show to follow up on an interview of his daughter Maya about their new documentary "Through the Banks of the Red Cedar". After that exclusive conversation, Al and Isaac close the show talking about the Red Wings' attempts at resigning Mike Babcock and more Deflategate. 


Current Sports #470 | May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015

 Although only the last 10 minutes of the show were recorded, Monday's Current Sports still has plenty to check up on. Al and Isaac review the Meredith Boxberger interview, with their competitive eating escapades paling in comparison to the 17th ranked competitive eater in the world. Then, Weekend Winners runs the rest of the show.

Current Sports #462 | April 29, 2015

Apr 29, 2015

  Happy 'Hump Day,' Current Sports fans! On this show, Al brings you all of the latest news regarding the Red Wings, and how they will perform with Kronwall's absence, after his Game 6 hit was deemed worthy of suspension by the NHL. The NBA playoffs are also progressing interestingly, with the Clippers-Spurs series taking a turn in the Spurs favor, as they went up 3-2 Tuesday night as Game 6 awaiting the teams in San Antonio. Finally, enjoy a preview Al's special segment for this week's Current Sports TV and prepare yourself for a noteworthy story about Manny Pacquiao.

Current Sports #458 | April 23, 2015

Apr 23, 2015

  Messiah deWeaver, the eighth-ranked pro-style quarterback in the 2016 recruiting class, recently announced his commitment to Michigan State, but how big of a get is he for the Spartans? Al Martin shares his thoughts, also hear Al's take on whether Mark Dantonio's expectation of 50,000 fans is reasonable or fair.

Joe Nathan is set to miss the rest of the season for the Tigers, which will hand all of the ninth inning responsibilities to Joakim Soria. The impact of Nathan's injury is discussed.

Finally, listen to hear Al and Isaac debate the merits of the 'Hack-a-Shaq' strategy in the NBA and a remembrance of Howard Cosell on today's "Throwback Thursday" segment.

Current Sports #452 | April 15, 2015

Apr 15, 2015

The murder trial of Aaron Hernandez officially has a verdict. Al and Alex break down the counts of murder and what the overall verdict means for the NFL. Later, Al and Alex preview the new addition of Jake Hartbarger to Michigan State's football team and also preview the NBA playoffs.

Current Sports #253 | June 11, 2014

Jun 11, 2014

Al hosts former Lansing Eastern head coach Ron Watts on the show to discuss his transition to John Glenn High School and recall some pasttimes at Eastern. Later, Matt chimes in on some NBA playoff thoughts. And to close the show, the crew discusses the teams to watch for in the World Cup, and debate whether the World Cup is the most popular sporting event in the world.

Current Sports #251 | June 9, 2014

Jun 9, 2014

On today's Current Sports, Al invites Mark McElwee from the Lansing Curling Club to talk about the upcoming championship. He also touches on the sport of Curling and its popularity. Later, Matt and Alex join to discuss the dissapointment of California Chrome, and touch on the comments made by its owner. Finally, the NBA and NHL playoffs are discussed in detail.