This strange NBA season & how the NFL sells fans sizzle & says it’s steak. Drew Bledsoe & John Beck on the draft & young QBs, Jeff Passan on MLB, Kim Mulkey's arrival at LSU & Kyle Shanahan's strange answer. Plus, mock drafting the best SNL cast members.
SOLO SPAIN! Talked postponement of Nats/Mets & all things Opening Day w/ Jeff Passan. Plus, Roy Williams retires, Andy Schwarz on SCOTUS + NCAA, Izzy Gutierrez on KD’s homophobic language & my take on Draymond Green doubling down. Plus, April Fools pranks!
According to ESPN's Jeff Passan, San Diego Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. is "in agreement" with the ballclub on a massive $340 million extension. It's a 14-year deal for the 22-year-old, which also includes a no-trade clause.
The @IzzyAndSpain pod! Bombed Brady & the Bucs' parade, Dysfunction Junction with the Texans & Nets & another anthem debate. Plus, Jason Reid, Jeff Passan, college hoops “What'd I Miss" with Myron Medcalf & Game Changers with NFL Official Sarah Thomas.
According to ESPN's Jeff Passan, the Dodgers and Red Sox have agreed to a deal that would send star OF Mookie Betts and SP David Price to L.A., pending medical reviews. Since the start of the 2016 season, Betts' 33.8 WAR in that span is 2nd in MLB to only Mike Trout.
Jeff Passan of Yahoo reports Mets talking to Rockies about Troy Tulowitzki, but lot of hurdles.