Zeke Fuhrman breaks down the top local and state sports talkers of the morning.
KDLM Sports Wrap, November 29th, 2021 REWIND: Gophers beat Wisconsin 23-13 to take Paul Bunyan's Axe for the second time in four years; Zeke reads sad Badger fan tweets from after the game, Adam Thielen catches two touchdowns in 34-26 loss to San Francisco; now in fifth place on the Vikings all-time touchdown catch list, Byron Buxton signs a seven-year deal with the Twins in what could make him one of the most beloved Twins of all-time...if he can stay healthy. SECOND HALF: Gopher PxP voice Mike Grimm calls into the show to recap the Gopher Football win over Wisconsin on Saturday and the chaos that ensued. Plus, Gopher Men's basketball is 5-0 heading into tomorrows Big Ten/ACC Challenge against Pitt, and Hugh McCutcheon's Gopher volleyball team is back in the NCAA tournament for the seventh-consecutive season.
KDLM Sports Wrap, November 24, 2021 REWIND: Jerry Kill could coach against the Gophers at Huntington Bank Stadium in 2022, Andy Lia remembers the 2001 State Championship between Detroit Lakes and Mankato East, Emma Coley scores four goals in DL Girls Hockey loss to Breckenridge-Wahpeton. SECOND HALF: Cal Soderquist of the Wolves Radio Network joins Zeke to talk about the four-game winning streak, changes coach Chris Finch has made over the last week, and previews tonight's game against Jimmy Butler and the Miami Heat.
KDLM Sports Wrap, November 18, 2021 REWIND: Wolves overcome awful first half to beat Sacramento; Anthony Edwards takes over the second half, Laker Swim and Dive competes in State prelims tomorrow at noon, PJ Fleck and Gopher Football sends thoughtful gift to Dick Vitale as he undergoes chemo treatment. SECOND HALF: Brandon Warne of Access Twins and That 90s Baseball Pod joins Zeke today to give his thoughts on the Byron Buxton contract situation, plus gives a couple of names he would love to see the Twins go after in free agency this off-season.
KDLM Sports Wrap, November 11, 2021 REWIND: Wild winning streak reaches four games after 5-2 win over Arizona, Wolves losing streak reaches six games after Wiggins scores 35 points in 123-110 loss; Anthony Edwards scores career-high 48 in the defeat, a preview of today's State Volleyball matchups including Hawley vs Cannon Falls and Breckenridge vs Bethlehem Academy. Lake Park-Audubon Cross Country coach Sammi Sapa calls in to talk about her teams Section races, and the state races of Ellen Schauer and Taylor Johnson. SECOND HALF: John Millea of the MSHSL calls in to talk about fall state tournaments, the inspiring cross country stories of Finn McCormick and Isaiah Anderson, and other fun stories he's covered this fall.
KDLM Sports Wrap, November 8, 2021 REWIND: Hawley advances to State Tournament in Volleyball; Mahnomen/Waubun, Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton, New York Mills, Alexandria, Barnesville, West Central Area, and Fertile-Beltrami all advance to state in football; Perham XC teams both take second at Class A State Meet on Saturday as Jakob McCleary wins Boys individual title, Staples-Motley girls win their first state title since 2003; Vikings and Gophers find new ways to break our hearts. SECOND HALF: Zeke Boyat from Sound the Foghorn Podcast joins Zeke on a double-Zeke Monday to talk Minnesota Wild hockey, three straight games with three third period or OT wins, some guys coming back from injury, the recent play of rookie Brandon Duhaime, and previews Wednesday's game against Arizona.
KDLM Sports Wrap, November 5, 2021 REWIND: Four area teams punch their tickets to the State football tournament last night; DGF wins an overtime thriller against Fergus Falls in the 8AAA Title Game, Hawley volleyball will meet Thief River Falls in the 8AA title game, Wild great Marian Gaborik retires from the NHL Laker football coach Reed Hefta joins Zeke to talk about last week's playoff win over ROCORI and preview tonight's Section 8AAAA Championship Game against Becker. SECOND HALF: Keith Brake of Bison 1660 calls in to break down the battle for the Dakota Marker between NDSU and SDSU in Brookings tomorrow. Plus his thoughts on the Vikings struggles, Adrian Peterson to the Titans, and the Browns releasing Odell Beckham Jr this morning.
KDLM Sports Wrap, November 4 REWIND: Wolves give up another 40+ point quarter in loss to LA Clippers, PJ Fleck gets a seven-year extension to remain Gopher coach through 2028, Jack Eichel is finally traded, and how it affects the Minnesota Wild. SECOND HALF: Perham Yellowjacket cross country coach Jeff Morris joins the program to preview the state cross country meet on Saturday as his teams both compete for their fourth-consecutive State title.
KDLM Sports Wrap, November 3, 2021 REWIND: Kirill Kaprizov scores his first goal of the season as Wild beat Ottowa in OT, Detroit Lakes Volleyball season is over after 4-set loss to Alexandria in 8AAA semis, Atlanta wins the World Series; don't let your hate for Houston overshadow what the Braves accomplished SECOND HALF: Cal Soderquist of the Timberwolves Radio Network joins the show to talk about the two-game losing streak, fourth-quarter meltdowns, D'Angelo Russell's ankle, and tonight's game against the LA Clippers.
KDLM Sports Wrap, November 2, 2021 REWIND: Wolves allow 43 fourth-quarter points in loss to Orlando, Charlie Newland talks with Lakers VB coach Lynnsey Machakaire about tonight's playoff matchup in Alexandria. SECOND HALF: Kevin Payne from RotoWire joins the show to talk Fantasy Football news including hot waiver wire pickups, backup quarterbacks and streaming defenses.
KDLM Sports Wrap, October 29, 2021 REWIND: Wild lose their first road game of the season 4-1 to Seattle, Laker Volleyball advances to the 8AAA Semifinals with a sweep of St. Cloud Tech, Laker football coach Reed Hefta calls in to talk about his first postseason game as a head coach and previews tomorrow's tilt with ROCORI. SECOND HALF: Keith Brake of Bison 1660 joins the show to recap the close game against Missouri State, preview Indiana State, and talks about what potential realignment could mean for FCS powerhouses like NDSU, James Madison and Sam Houston State.
KDLM Sports Wrap, October 28, 2021 REWIND: Timberwolves beat Milwaukee on the road, high school volleyball section tournament update; DL plays at St. Cloud Tech tonight to open 8AAA playoffs, Laker volleyball coach Lynnsey Machakaire calls in to recap the season and preview tonight's matchup with Tech. SECOND HALF: Alexis Pearson of the Bardown Beauties Podcast calls in to talk about the Minnesota Wild's COVID situation, the biggest surprises in the Central Division, expectations for Kaprizov, and preview tonight's first-ever meeting with the Seattle Kraken.
KDLM Sports Wrap, October 27, 2021 REWIND: Wild open a three-game road trip with a 3-2 win in Vancouver, High School football scores and local brackets, Charlie Morton broke his leg in the World Series last night; struck out Jose Altuve anyway. SECOND HALF: Cal Soderquist from the Timberwolves Radio Network joins Zeke today to talk about the first three games of the season, the maturation we've seen from Anthony Edwards, and preview's tonight's first game away from Target Center against the reigning NBA Champion Milwaukee Bucks.
KDLM Sports Wrap, October 15, 2021 REWIND: Laker Girls Cross Country finishes second at the Midstate Conference Meet; Laker boys finish fourth, Football coach Reed Hefta gives an update on the season at the Laker Booster meeting on Wednesday; Charlie Newland talks to the seniors of the Laker Swim and Dive team. SECOND HALF: Keith Brake of Bison 1660 joins the show to recap last weekend's win over UNI, the Bison's rushing attack, and previews this week's matchup in Normal against the Illinois State Redbirds.
KDLM Sports Wrap, October 14, 2021 REWIND: Laker Girls Soccer wins their 8AA opening-round matchup with St. Cloud Tech on penalty kicks; will play at Alexandria on Saturday, Laker boys soccer opens the playoffs tonight at St. Cloud Apollo. The Detroit Lakes Booster club met yesterday, and assistant boys soccer coach Joel Juni gave an update on the program. The Laker Cross Country Teams host the MidState Conference meet at Lakeview Golf Course tonight, and Charlie talked to the four seniors on the team about their seasons. SECOND HALF: Kevin Falness of the Wild Radio Network joins the program to give his thoughts on the final roster, recap the pre-season, preview the new Central Division, and give his keys to tomorrow night's season opener against the Anaheim Ducks.
KDLM Sports Wrap, October 12, 2021 REWIND: Mike Zimmer addresses the Breeland, Cousins storylines; Gopher RB Trey Potts is out of the hospital and is done for the season; Wolves are 3-0 in the preseason after a 28-point victory over LA Clippers; Red Sox advance to ALCS; Astros, Braves, Giants can all advance today. SECOND HALF: Kevin Payne from RotoWire joins Zeke to dive into Fantasy Football waiver moves as they take a look at the Kansas City, New York Giants, and San Francisco 49ers backfields, buy or sell on guys like Carson Wentz, Corderelle Patterson, and Rondale Moore, and take a look at bye replacements for the upcoming week.
KDLM Sports Wrap, October 11, 2021 REWIND: Vikings survive Detroit with Greg Joseph's 54-yard GW field goal, HS football recap from last Friday, Matt Boldy is out 4-6 weeks with a broken ankle, Boston and Houston can closer out their ALDS series' tonight, Milwaukee/Atlanta and Los Angeles/San Francisco series are tied 1-1, Georgia Football is ranked #1 after Alabama's loss to Texas A&M. SECOND HALF: Matthew Coller from Purple Insider joins the show to talk about how Vikings fans should feel about yesterday's 19-17 win over Detroit, the Bashaud Breeland tweet, and looking ahead to 3-2 Carolina this weekend.
KDLM Sports Wrap, October 7, 2021 REWIND: Wild beat Blackhawks in OT, Laker VB loses to Pequot Lakes, Rays and Astros take 1-0 lead in their ALDS series SECOND HALF: Keith Brake from Bison 1660 calls in to recap the Bison's 16-10 win over UND last week, previews tomorrow's homecoming matchup against UNI, and talks about other big matchups in the FCS this weekend.
KDLM Sports Wrap, October 7, 2021 REWIND: Wild come back from an early 3-0 deficit to beat St. Louis 4-3 in OT, Anthony Barr and Dalvin Cook are expected to play this Sunday against Detroit, the LA Dodgers walk off the St. Louis Cardinals to get to the NLDS, Chicago Sky are in the WNBA Finals. SECOND HALF: John Millea of the MSHSL joins the show to talk about the first half of the fall sports season, the MSHSL Hall of Fame inductees, and is still looking for a place to watch a football game on Friday night...
KDLM Sports Wrap, October 1, 2021 REWIND: Buxton hits two homers but Twins drop season finale at Target Field, Baldelli says he wants Pineda back next year, Laker Volleyball beats Aitkin 3-0, Boys and Girls soccer lose their games 1-0, Laker XC takes fifth place in Fergus Falls, Wild give up three late goals in preseason loss. SECOND HALF: Keith Brake from Bison 1660 previews tomorrow's matchup between NDSU vs UND and takes a look at other big games as MVFC play opens up.
KDLM Sports Wrap, September 30, 2021 REWIND: Polanco hits 32nd home run of the season in 5-2 win over Detroit, Dalvin Cook limited in practice for Vikings yesterday, Christian Darriwaw in full practice. Perham Cross Country runner Jakob McCleary calls in to talk about the season so far, his workout regiment, and the leadership role he's taken on with Perham XC. SECOND HALF: Sam Eckstrom of Purple Insider calls in to talk about the Vikings win over Seattle on Sunday, the slow start to the defense, Breeland vs Dantzler, and previews this weekend's matchup with the Browns.
KDLM Sports Wrap, September 28, 2021 REWIND: A-Rod says that there are "no plans" to move the Wolves in his introductory press conference as a new part-owner, KAT gets real when talking about his time in MN. SECOND HALF: Kevin Payne from RotoWire joins us on a Waiver Wire Tuesday to talk about Alexander Mattison, Justin Fields, and the top players you should be adding in all leagues.
KDLM Sports Wrap, September 27, 2021 REWIND: Perham hook-and-ladder stuns Detroit Lakes in annual Battle for the Paddle, Vikings come from behind to beat Seattle for the first time in 12 years, a look at the MLB playoff races, Justin Morneau gets into Twins Hall of Fame, Lynx are upset by Chicago in WNBA playoffs, USA steamrolls Europe in 2020 Ryder Cup. SECOND HALF: Ada-Borup-NCW Cross Country coach and winner of the Fargo Marathon half-marathon Spencer Ruebke joins the program to talk about his race last Saturday, his team's success in Milaca, and how his race can inspire other runners.
KDLM Sports Wrap, September 24, 2021 REWIND: Nick Gordon powers Twins to victory against Toronto (Jays fall out of the Wild Card...), White Sox are the first team to clinch in a division where nobody else will finish above .500, Laker girls soccer and volleyball winners on Thursday night. Lynx open the playoffs against Chicago on Sunday. SECOND HALF: Keith Brake from Bison 1660 recaps NDSU's win over Towson, previews UND next weekend, and talks about potential realignment that could see NDSU invited to the Mountain West Conference.
KDLM Sports Wrap, September 23, 2021 REWIND: Joe Ryan strikes out 11 in 5 innings in win over Cubs, Wolves fire POBO Gerrsan Rosas, Vikings injury report update; Harrison Hand lands on COVID list, Wild open training camp at TRIA today. SECOND HALF: Gopher running back legend and Gopher radio color commentator Darrell Thompson joins the Wrap to talk about U of M Homecoming this weekend, the emergence of Trey Potts, and what the Gophers need to do to beat Bowling Green on Saturday.
KDLM Sports Wrap, September 22, 2021 REWIND: Twins pelt 16 hits in 9-5 win against the Cubs, Kaprizov finally signs extension with the Wild, Laker VB falls to WDC 3-1, Laker Boys Soccer beats Crookston 7-0, Philadelphia is (still) trying to deal the Wolves their garage, Packers running back Aaron Jones loses his dad's ashes during the MNF game against Detroit. SECOND HALF: Kevin Falness of the Wild Radio Network joins the program to talk Kaprizov extension, young guys that will have an impact this season, and what to watch for during the team's pre-season opener at St. Louis this Saturday.
KDLM Sports Wrap, September 22, 2021 REWIND: Kansas City Monarchs sweet FM Redhawks in American Association Championship Series, Staples-native Emmett Anderson finishes in third place in his NCAA Cross Country debut, Twins are at Wrigley to face Chicago tonight, Wolves training camp begins Monday, Vikings sign Brandon Dillon to practice squad. SECOND HALF: Kevin Payne of Rotowire.com joins Zeke to talk Fantasy Football on Waiver Wire Tuesday, including the impending split backfield in Dallas, streaming defenses for Week 3, and wide outs to target on the wire.
KDLM Sports Wrap, September 20, 2021 REWIND - Vikings miss game-winning kick in 34-33 loss to Arizona. Gophers beat Colorado behind Trey Potts and tough defense. Jose Berrios beats the Twins on Sunday. FM Redhawks have their backs against the wall in the AA Championship. Laker scores from the weekend. SECOND HALF - Laker Girls Cross Country coach Ryan Zunich joined Charlie on Coffee with the Coaches on Saturday to recap the Lucky Lindy meet and preview the Milaca Mega Meet on Saturday.
KDLM Sports Wrap, September 17, 2021 REWIND: Laker Volleyball falls to Park Rapids 3-2, East Grand Forks snaps Laker Girls Soccer's winning streak, Laker Boys soccer beats EGF, XC teams run in Little Falls at the Lucky Lindy. The FM Redhawks are headed to the American Association Finals for the first time after winning a thriller against the Chicago Dogs. The Vikings may not have any starting linebackers against Arizona this weekend after Erik Kendricks misses practice yesterday. Washington QB and former Minnesota Vikings QB Taylor Heineke has as many fourth-quarter comebacks as Kirk Cousins does since the beginning of 2020. SECOND HALF: Keith Brake from Bison 1660 joins Zeke to recap last week's Bison blowout of Valpo, previews tomorrow's road matchup against Towson, and picks his team to beat in the Missouri Valley Football Conference in 2021.
KDLM Sports Wrap, September 15, 2021 REWIND: Laker volleyball falls in straight sets to Hawley, Laker Boys Soccer gets shut out by Bemidji, Laker Girls Soccer wins fifth straight. Twins split double-header against Cleveland, Joe Ryan's hand appears to be okay. Vegas Oddsmakers say PJ Fleck will be the new head coach at USC. SECOND HALF: Matthew Coller of Purple Insider joins the program to recap the OT loss to Cincinnati, preview a tough-looking Arizona team, talk about the Dalvin Cook fumble, Anthony Barr's knee and Cam Dantzler trade rumors.
KDLM Sports Wrap, September 2, 2021 REWIND: Joe Ryan pitches well but Twins lose to Chicago, Kenta Maeda has Tommy John surgery and is out until at least next May, Irv Smith Jr is done for the season, Vikings acquire TEs Chris Herndon and Ben Ellefson, Gopher Football kicks off their season tonight, Gopher volleyball loses to #1 Texas SECOND HALF: Sam Ekstrom of Purple Insider joins the Wrap to talk about the Vikings 53 man roster, some sneaky moves by teams trying to hold on to younger players, the back-up quarterback situation and whether or not the Vikings might be interested in signing Cam Newton.
KDLM Sports Wrap, August 31, 2021 REWIND: Twins beat Detroit in the makeup game from July 16, Laker Cross Country ran at the Staples MN River Run yesterday morning, Vikings need to trim the roster to 53 players by 3 pm. SECOND HALF: Voice of the Gopher Football team Mike Grimm joins Zeke on the Wrap to preview the home opener against Ohio State.