Lawhead's Court is a weekly sports podcast featuring comedian Jason Lawhead. He touches on a variety of topics relating to professional sports and give a unique perspective.
This week's LC talks sharing the stage with Jerry Seinfeld in NYC, having a flight home cancelled and finally having to twitter shaming the airline to get a "refund" back. I talk game 1 of the NBA Finals & what I saw as the "blue print" for what the Raptors laid down & the stat that will win them the series. Enjoy
I talk about the excitement of taking in some live Minor League Hockey Playoff action & why its on my top 5 best ticket in town sports experiences. I talk NBA playoffs & how the Celtics became the Raptors and the Raptors became the Celtics in 1 playoff year. The Ben Simmons bust & what the loss of Durant means for the Rocket's window along with a little Laker debacle update. Enjoy
Today on Lawhead's Court is a terrific young comedian & someone I'm proud to call a good comedy friend. Zoltan Kaszas started in and still remains a San Diego comedian and is regularly headlining clubs, colleges and other diverse stages all over the country & recently tells us about headlining my home club Hilarites. He talks to me about his success through Dry Bar comedy, his appreciation for the audiences & fans that came from it and his creative ways of touring to seek them out live. We talk about his mom, his new boxing career, our cats, living below your means & even get to sports. Hungarian born and San Diego raised Zoltan is one funny "your dad's dick" (which means MF'er in Hungarian). Check out the episode & enjoy.
Sit down with one of my favorite voices in sports podcasting Kenyon Ates. From the League Ambassadors and Confirmation Bias & 32 King's Road podcasts Kenyon brings some of the best basketball knowledge to Lawhead's Court ever heard on the podcast. We talk his Lakers & LeBron. Final Four and who we like, ZION, the Duke shocking loss & more. Enjoy
3 weeks ago I sat down with stand up legend Don Gavin. Don has been touring as a headliner for 40 years. Don & I talk about his days in the beginning at the ground floor of the Boston comedy scene, how he went from teacher/coach to headlining comic. We talk his comedy influences and his stand out high school basketball days in the 60's & playing against Lew Alcindor & Austin Carr. Betttin on college basketball and how weeks ago we both got our brackets wrong. Its a great sit down with a great guy. Enjoy !
We look back on the greatness of Dr. J on his 69th birthday. I trelive the time I got to meet, greet and treat him for a night of comedy and cigars. I tell the tale & how my Dad, mom & sister also got to be a part of Julius' random Cleveland house call.
I talk attending the SDSU upset over 24-1 Nevada & how Eric Musselman's coaching staff looks all too like a technology installation team. I ask weather its even worth the Lakers making the playoffs and how even getting to the 7th seed seems hopeless with 23 games left 7 the roster they have.
Its a birthday bash weekend and Flashback Friday. I look back on the Leon Spinks upset of Muhammad Ali in 1978 & how its usually not often thought of when talking greatest sports upsets of all time & how after 7 career fights Spinks was a household name.
I talk about a great night becoming friends of legendary coach Steve Fisher of Michigan fab 5 fame an recently retired from building a top tier college basketball program at San Diego St. I talk being his invited guest to sit court side and play a clip from when we met. A great night told in a special longer episode.
The First Flashback Friday of Black History Month tells the story of Nate Tiny Archibald from his 1981 NBA All Star game MVP and the year he was the only player to ever lead the NBA in points and assists & how he didn't win the award for that season.
In this brand new daily 10 minute podcast, Jason explains why after 9 straight Rose Bowl appearances how he could dare miss Ohio State & Urban Meyer's last game & explains his thoughts on if and when the legendary coach will ever march the sidelines again.
Jason is back with a fresh new start & talks more than just sports in his new Lawhead's Court weekly Podcast. Jason divulges the details on how his recent engagement & how it went down. He fairly criticizes woman play by play announcer Beth Mowins for what seems to be intrusion over inclusion. “On This Day” we remember the life of Johhny Cash & what I regret most about it. "My New Favorite Thing" is revealed & its part of my “Recipe of the week”. I talk Browns, Steelers & who I think the MVP of week 1 is, why & what team surprised me the most. “The best of LC” is a throwback segment and it brings in Bill Burr as he talks Patrice O’Neal, why he was & still is one of the greatest ever. Enjoy !
Lawhead's Court talks Cavs, Celtics game 1 & what Cavs have to do for a game 2 win & why. The Rockets are toast even with a game 2 win & the Celtics are a mini Warriors. Jason does a Marv Albert Hubie Brown play buy play impression and more.
In this Lawhead's Court Jason braves his jinx'd superstitions to review the early first round playoffs. Hammers Ty Lue & the Cavs approach to lineups & game plans. Gives his take on the Raptors & Wizards, the pending Golden State & Pelicans series & more. The Last OG is the free commercial of the week & On this day some first O.G's win it for the Lakers.
Lawhead's Court goes live at the All Things Comedy Festival in Phoenix. Co-Foudner Bill Burr joins the podcast as Jason can barely contain his excitement as Ohio State beats Penn State at the time we went live. Local Phoenix comic & sports friend Adam Brewer sits in & Kevin Elliot joins later on. We talk it all. Thanks All Things Comedy and Stand Up Live for a great experience. Enjoy!
Lawhead's Court promos its upcoming appearance at the All Things Comedy Podcast festival in Phoenix. I explain why Carson Wentz forced me to resort to rooting for players the Browns shoulda took. I talk how much better the Cavs 4 game start is then it probably seems. Ohio State, Penn State & why its the biggest resume game of the year. On this day in 1968, I discover the most boring event in sports historty happened & the ball rolls through Buckner's legs. Hear how I Mmm Bop my way to boyfriend of the year.