It's a Spartanmag.com day! Earle first talks with Rico Beard to discuss the NBA playoffs and some Spartan news. Jim Comparoni also joins Earle to go in depth about Spartan football recruiting and the team overall. They also discuss men's basketball.
The Capital Diamond Classic starts on Monday and Director Larry Cockroft joins Earle to discuss the details. The baseball discusion continues with the General Manager of the Lansing Lugnuts, Pat Day. Lastly, Matt Charboneau from the Detroit News joins Earle to discuss the Big Ten meetings which took place in Chicago.
Lynn Henning of the Detroit News joins Earle to discuss the Detroit Tigers season so far. Detroit Lions sideline reporter Tony Ortiz joins Earle to discuss the Detroit Lions. George Blaha, the voice of the Detroit Pistons, joins Earle to discuss the NBA playoffs and other NBA topics.
Earle is back in the host seat today and his first quest is Steve Farhood of Showtime Sports. Steve and Earle discuss the world of boxing. Gary Gillette, an MLB analyst discusses all things Detroit Tigers.
Scott Moore, the voice of spartan hockey, fills in for Earle today. Michigan State baseball coach Jake Boss talks with Scott to discuss their season so far. Scott also talks with Michigan State Deputy Athletic Director, Greg Ianni about the new scoreboard being built at Spartan Stadium and the changes at Munn Ice Arena.
Terry Fitzwater of the MidWest Racing Scene magazine joins Earle to discuss the auto racing. Chris Solari of the Lasning State Journal joins Earle to talk about the Detroit Tigers. Lastly, the voice of MSU hockey, Scott Moore joins Earle to discuss NHL playoffs and renevations of Munn Ice Arena.
Earle talks with Detroit News sports writer Terry Foster about the college basketball Horizon League. Detroit Free press writer Drew Sharp joins Earle to discuss the Big Ten Conference and how there will most likely be changes in college football.
Former Michigan State football player and current heavyweight boxer Seth Mitchell nabbed a big victory last week, Earle talks with Seth about his win and his upcoming plans in the sport. And Jim Abbott, former MLB and University of Michigan pitcher, has a new book out titled "Imperfect." Jim joins Earle to discuss the book and his memories from the big leagues, including his no-hitter.
Earle has the day off, so Jack Ebling fills in! Jack talks with former MSU quarterback and Washington Redskins quarterback, Kirk Cousins about the draft process. Jack also talks with Detroit News sports writer Matt Charboneau about Michigan State football. Julie Gordon, the mother of former MSU hockey player Brandon Gordon, joins Jack to talk about her charity work for cancer. Lastly, Jack talks with former MSU basketball start Ray Weathers about his basketball career and earning his degree.
Football recruiting is in full swing and it is as big of an operation as ever. Earle talks with recruiting expert Tom Lemming, author of the Prep Football Report, about how recruiting has evolved over the years. Plus, the Michigan State Football Spring Game was Saturday, Earle breaks down the practice with Adam Ruff of the Spartan Sports Network. And your calls about the Lions NFL draft and the MSU spring game.
The Lions took offensive lineman Riley Reiff with their first round draft pick, AP Sports Editor Larry Lage talks with Earle about the pick and where he will fit into the lineup. And Bob Wojnowski from the Detroit News checks in to discuss the Lions draft, as well as the future for the Red Wings and the Pistons.
The Lansing Lugnuts are off to a great start this season, so Earle talks with Lugnuts manager John Tamargo Jr. about his team. Earle and Aaron talk Tigers, NFL Draft and more. Lastly, Jeremy Sampson calls in to discuss his thoughts on the draft and Tigers.
The Wings are finished playing hockey earlier than usual, so where do they go from here? Earle talks with Detroit News writer John Niyo about the Wing's plans in the offseason, including free agency. And there's a new women's basketball coach at Michigan, will she be able to compete with MSU? Mick McCabe of the Detroit Free Press discusses the hire and prep sports with Earle.
Spring football practice it almost over, so Earle talks with Big Ten Network Analyst Howard Griffith about the Big Ten Conference. Earle also talks with mlive.com sports writer Dave Mayo about the Detroit Pistons.
High school spring sports are in full swing, Earle talks with Geoff Kimmerly from the MHSAA about track and field, golf, and other spring sports in the mid-Michigan area. At the professional level, golf is well underway, Greg Johnson from the Grand Rapids Press updates us on the PGA and Tiger Woods, as well as the upcoming Michigan State Spring Game. And the NFL draft is this week, Dave Birkett from the Detroit Free Press discusses the Lions draft.
The Red Wings play for their life tonight against the Nashville Predators, Earle talks with Detroit News Columnist Terry Foster about the Wings chances at forcing a game six. Plus, Marti Martin from WDFN checks in with Earle to talk about the Tigers upcoming series with the Texas Rangers. And Jack Ebling discusses the Tigers, Wings, and MSU Spring Game.
Earle talks with Michigan State baseball head coach Jake Boss about their great start and the rest of the season. Earle also talks with MMA Promotor Ron Deleon about his upcoming fights here in Lansing. Lastly, Earle and Aaron discuss Wings and Tigers.
The Michigan State Spring Football game is approaching, Earle talks with Matt Charboneau of thet Detroit News about the state of the program, as well as how Andrew Maxwell is dealing with his spring injury. Plus, Earle chats with former MSU and NFL wide receiver Andre Rison about how the college game has changed, and his thoughts about NFL concussions and the bounty program.
Michigan State Spring Football is in full swing, Earle talks with Jim Comparoni from SpartanMag about the Spartan's progress in the offseason. Plus, Joe Rexrode talks to Earle about how the offense for the Spartans is performing in spring ball, and comments on the Derrick Nix situation.
Prep sports in the Mid-Michigan area are getting underway, Scott Yoshonis from the Lansing State Journal talks with Earle about the upcoming high school baseball and soccer seasons. Plus, we hear from Mark Dantonio about MSU spring football.
Spring football practices are in full swing and Earle chats with Spartanmag.com writer Rico Beard about the MSU football team. Earle also talks with Detroit News sports writer Angelique Chengelis who weighs in on the Wolverines football team. Sam Hosey checks in with an update from the conference involving Derrick Nix and Tom Izzo.