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Nate Bjorkgren out as the Indiana Pacers coach, the team will look for a more experienced head coach, Komets score with 25 seconds left to win game 1 3-2, St. Francis announces Coach Donley extended through 2026, Komets coach Ben Boudreau discusses the K's game 1 win, and Purdue Fort Wayne men's basketball coach Jon Coffman joins to preview his upcoming summer basketball camps. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Candidates for the Pacers coaching job, Playoff P was Pathetic P as Clippers blow big lead, Joel Embiid scores 40 on a torn meniscus, Chris Paul has resigned at Churubusco, Scott Agness of the Fieldhouse Files joins to discuss Nate Bjorkgren out as the Pacers coach, the off-season and NBA Playoffs, and TinCaps Vice President of Marketing and Promotions Michael Limmer discusses full capacity at Parkview Field and new promotions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Big news from the TinCaps today, an NBA Playoffs update, Voice of the Komets Shane Albahrani joins to discuss keys for game one of the series against Wichita, and could or should the PGA have handled the Jon Rahm situation differently. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
TinCaps Manager Anthony Contreras joins to discuss pitching, base running and a change at third base coach, Eastside Baseball Coach Aaron Willard joins to discuss advancing to semistate over the weekend, plus Tuesday Time Capsule Trivia, and the NBA tonight. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
A wild weekend in sports, Norwell baseball coach Dave Goodmiller joins to discuss advancing to semistate, Justin Cohn of the Journal Gazette joins to preview the Komets starting the Kelly Cup Playoffs tomorrow against Wichita, and a crazy weekend in golf after Lexi Thompson choked at the U.S. Open and Jon Rahm is disqualified after testing positive for COVID-19. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The biggest choke jobs in sports, an update on the NBA Playoffs, a report that Kristaps Porzingis could be headed to the Pacers, the TinCaps bullpen is struggling and Julio Jones is traded to the Titans. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
History in the NBA last night, does Damian Lillard need to leave Portland, an incredible weekend for baseball, a report is out that the Packers would be open to trading Aaron Rodgers if he doesn't want to play in Green Bay, Carson Wentz shows up to Colts rookie workouts, the voice of the TinCaps Mike Maahs discusses the Cedar Rapids series, and Shawn Szydlowski will join the Komets on Monday. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The voice of the Komets Shane Albahrani joins to discuss the Utah series to wrap up the regular season, Carroll boys golf coach Justin Shippy joins to talk their sectional title and adding the shot clock for high school basketball, Columbia City softball coach Dan Weingold previews tomorrow's semistate game, plus Brett's best this weekend. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Elimination night in the NBA, Could Brad Stevens hire the NBA's first female head coach, the TinCaps eventually played and won late last night, the Komets star the series in Utah with a 3-2 win, a funny thing happened on the way to the bank, and Northrop Baseball Coach Matt Brumbaugh discusses his team's sectional title. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Guess who won a first-round playoff series, Kevin Bowen of 107.5 The Fan in Indy joins to discuss the Pacers' playoff struggles, the NBA Playoffs and Julio Jones to the Colts trade rumors, Norwell Baseball Coach Dave Goodmiller talks his team's offensive explosion in winning the sectional title, and Parkview Sports Medicine's Tommy Schoegler discusses Coach K retiring and the Indy 500. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Celtics are eliminated and within 12 hours Ainge steps down, Coach K is stepping down at Duke, the Lakers are whipped by Phoenix last night, Lillard goes off on Denver but Portland still loses, Brooklyn advances to play Milwaukee next round, and Pacers TV Play-By-Play broadcaster and IndyCar Radio Announcer Chris Denari joins to discuss fans back at NBA games, fan behavior, favorites for the playoffs, and a recap of Sunday's Indy 500. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The TinCaps start a homestand with a disappointing loss to Cedar Rapids, Brad Stevens to become the Boston Celtics' President of Basketball Operations, Wednesday Time Capsule Trivia, Komets President Michael Franke joins to discuss the conclusion of the regular season and the upcoming Kelly Cup Playoffs, and Leo Baseball Coach Gary Rogers joins to discuss advancing to the regional. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
A crazy weekend, a truly great day at the Indy 500, and Cameron Luarde of the FORT Wayne Swim Team joins discuss his upcoming trip to Omaha, Nebraska for the U.S. Olympic Team Trials. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The TinCaps open a long homestand at Parkview Field and Manager Anthony Contreras joins to recap the series against South Bend, the Cubs deserve some love, the Lakers and Sixers could be in trouble with Anthony Davis and Joel Embiid, fan behavior the talk during the NBA Playoffs, an NHL Playoffs update, the Bears say Justin Fields has a chance to earn the starting QB job, the Komets are set to finish the season in Utah, and Cedar Point is offering major incentives to hire people. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Indy 500 weekend traditions, Clay Travis moves into Rush Limbaugh's seat, the Lakers go up 2-1 against Phoenix, the NBA schedule tonight, TinCaps broadcaster John Nolan joins to break down the brawl between Fort Wayne and South Bend and the series so far, and Blake Sebring joins in studio to discuss his new book, Fort Wayne Stories. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Tatis still on fire after return from COVID-19, Frank Vogel is the perfect coach for LeBron James, Baez makes Pittsburgh look like the Bad News Bears, Komets face off against Indy, TinCaps continue their series in South Bend, Justin Kenny of New Track Record Podcast previews Sunday's Indy 500, our Indy 500 picks, and suspensions are announced for the brawl earlier this week between the TinCaps and South Bend Cubs. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
the Knicks put MSG into a frenzy and similarities between their roster and the Pacers rosters over the years, the Colts are ending OTA's, Notre Dame announces full attendance, Molly Querim with the worst take of the day, Urban Meyer to use Tebow in a "Taysom Hill type" role, and IndyCar Radio Network announcer Nick Yoeman joins to preview this year's Indy 500. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Picking the Indy 500, Jaylon Smith has a $500,000 price tag to change to #9, golf is back, Mastodons Men's Basketball Coach Jon Coffman on transfer additions and his basketball camp, and Parkview Sports Medicine's Tommy Schoegler joins to Phil Mickelson's win, the DeChambeau-Koepka feud, and the Colts offseason. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Wildcat luncheon honors the SAC champions and all-conference team and is a who's who of Fort Wayne baseball royalty, Aaron Rodgers is a no-show at Packers OTA's, a reminder of the Paul George drama and the Pacers offseason, Tuesday Time Capsule Trivia, the PGA Championship draws big numbers, and Ed Carpenter Racing IndyCar driver Rinus VeeKay joins to discuss his strong qualifying ahead of Sunday's Indy 500. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Indy 500 race week continues, Carroll to open a new football stadium, TinCaps Manager Anthony Contreras recaps a series split against Lansing, the NBA Playoffs continue tonight, and IndyCar driver Sebastien Bourdais joins to share how he approaches the race ahead of Sunday's Indy 500. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Phil Mickelson caps of incredible weekend, Pacers President Kevin Pitchard spoke to the Indy media today, the Mastodons add a Radford transfer, Dylan Sinn of the Journal Gazette discusses the TinCaps series against Lansing, Scott Agness of the Fieldhouse Files recaps Pritchard's comments and previews the offseason for the Pacers, and Shanne Sharpe puts Julio Jones on the air...but Jones may not have known it. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The NBA Playoffs starting with surprises, Fernando Tatis Jr. may not be human, Scott Dixon makes it a good weekend for the "old guys," Justin Cohn of the Journal Gazettes discusses the Komets dropping two out of three to Wichita over the weekend, and the Indy 500 field is set. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The PGA Championship is underway, LeBron lifts the Lakers in the second half, Pacers at Washington tonight, Bill Derbyshire previews this year's Wildcat Baseball League, and new East Noble boys basketball coach Brandon Durnell joins to discuss being a 21-year-old head coach.
Another no-hitter in baseball, Tony LaRussa still old school and has baseball passed him by, IHSAA Commissioner Paul Neidig on the shot clock in high school basketball, and Parkview Sports Medicine's Tommy Schoegler on baseball no-hitters, Tebow signed by the Jaguars, Durnell the new head coach at East Noble, and the PGA Championship.
The Pacers show no sign of tanking this season, the Wizards lost their magic against Tatum and the Celtics, the mess in Louisville continues, the Brian Bowen lawsuit against Adidas reveals accusations that Zion Williamson got money while in high school, and Scott Pieri previews this weekend's PGA Championship.
The TinCaps start the homestand with a bang, the Pacers roll over Charlotte and the Celtics torch the Wizards, Sean Green of the Sports Gambling Podcast Network gives his best bets for the NBA play-in tournament and PGA Championship, and Zach Osterman of the IndyStar joins to discuss the latest IU roster changes.
An embarrassing moment, Pacers host Charlotte in the play-in and picks for the tournament, TinCaps President Mike Nutter joins to discuss attendance changes for Parkview Field, Indiana loses to Marshall 1-0 in the College Cup Championship and Tuesday Time Capsule Trivia.
TinCaps manager Anthony Contreras joins to recap the Lake County series and preview the start of the Lansing series at Parkview Field, Tony East of the Locked On Pacers Podcast discusses the Pacers' injury report ahead of the NBA play-in tournament, plus the Colts spreads for all 17 games.
The NFL schedule release does no favors for the Colts, the Colts sign Kicker Eddie Piniero, IU hoops says goodbye to Jerome Hunter and adds Michael Durr, a wild opening weekend for the Stanley Cup playoffs, the NBA seeding is set with the Lakers and Warriors squaring off in the play-in, the Pacers host Charlotte, and Kevin Bowen of 107.5 The Fan in Indianapolis joins to break down the Colts' schedule, the team signing Piniero, minicamp and the Pacers chances in the play-in-tournament.
The Month of May is underway at IMS and a youth movement is happening this season in IndyCar, the NFHS approves states to use the shot clock in high school basketball, Pacers TV -play-by-play broadcaster Chris Denari joins to break down the play-in tournament, the Pacers-Hornets matchup and give an injury update for the Blue and Gold, NFL rookie camps are underway and it's PGA Championship week.
Week one of the NFL schedule is already out, Fernando Tatis Jr. tests positive for COVID-19, ESPN loses another star, where are the haters at with John Konchar, and new South Side Football Coach Guy "Tiny" Lee joins and discusses his return to the Archers' program.
Russell Westbrook breaks Oscar Robertson's triple-double record, Pacers pull away late from the Cavs, TinCaps Manager Anthony Contreras joins to wrap up the West Michigan series and preview the road trip against Lake County, North Side and South Side will have new football coaches next season, Brett is on the Florida Panthers bandwagon, and Bob Baffert releases a statement on Medina Spirit.
The ECHL releases the Komets 2021-2022 schedule, Tuesday Time Capsule Trivia, longtime Indy radio host Kent Sterling joins to discuss roster moves by the Colts, the Pacers struggling and Russell Westbrook. Plus, what price is fair for Julio Jones?
Colts sign LT Eric Fisher, why the NFL schedule could matter, where this leaves the Colts, Rodgers to Cleveland possibility, the Komets forfeit the May 4 game against the Fuel, Ivy Tech baseball coach Lance Hershberger on tournament play, and Tebow signs with the Jaguars.
Chris Ballard kicked the tires on one other QB before acquiring Carson Wentz, baseball's worst rule, Komets voice Shane Albahrani previews this weekend's games against the Fuel, an update on the Colts pursuit of Eric Fisher and best bets this weekend.
Is it even worse than we thought for the Pacers, Albert Pujols designated for assignment by the LA Angels, Komets coach Ben Boudreau joins to talk a big comeback over the Fuel last weekend, and cruise ships planning to start "testing" with volunteer trips.
Is there another Tampa Bay in the NFL this year, Homestead boys basketball coach Chris Johnson joins to discuss the Spartans playing in the Hall of Fame Classic later this year and Parkview Sports Medicine's Tommy Schoegler talks the Colts draft, QBs in the draft and Tom Wilson and the NHL's response.
TinCaps dominate the opener, Woj drops a bomb...Nate Bjorkgren in trouble in Indy, Houser makes it a repeat performance for Buffalo, the Colts are meeting with former Chiefs OT Eric Fisher, and Scott Agness of the Fieldhouse Files joins to break down the dysfunction with the Pacers.
What could've been for the Colts...and would they be better today, Jets take highest risk QB in 2021 draft, the Cubs took 2 from the Dodgers last night, new DeKalb boys basketball coach Marty Beasley joins to discuss his switch from Carroll to the Barons, and Dylan Sinn of the Journal Gazette on the opening night win for the TinCaps.
What happened with the Colts in the NFL Draft, team gets a solid first round pick, two moms stole the show at the draft, best and worst drafts, two local players drafted, an impressive weekend for the Komets and the latest with Aaron Rodgers.
What's next for the Colts at left tackle, remembering Bobby Unser, Giannis vs. KD, Kevin Bowen of 107.5 The Fan in Indianapolis breaks down the Colts' draft picks and former Homestead star Ben Skowronek joins to discuss getting drafted by the Rams.
Colts couldn't resist taking Kwity Paye at #21, best value in the first round-Fields to the Bears or Jones to the Patriots, more info on the Aaron Rodgers saga, and multiple players are reunited with their college teammates. Plus, Jeremiah Johnson of Bally Sports Indiana on the Pacers tough loss against the Nets, injuries and the schedule ahead. Finally, Fort Wayne FC Greg Mauch joins to discuss the inaugural season of the club, tickets and the latest on the downtown stadium proposal.
Top players available for the NFL Draft day 2, voice of the Colts Matt Taylor joins to discuss Kwity Paye, second round options and the Aaron Rodgers saga, and Leo softball player Sim Spahiev joins to talk about her season, last season being cancelled and her future plans.
Aaron Rodgers is disgruntled in Green Bay, draft day is here, why the Colts will trade down, and Mastodons men's basketball coach Jon Coffman joins to discuss the addition of new transfers coming in to bolster next season's roster.
Brett's mock draft 1.0 top 10, why is Cleveland hosting the draft, the Atlanta Braves are moving to full capacity crowds, and Parkview Sports Medicine's Tommy Schoegler joins to discuss the Aaron Rodgers news, the draft, the IU staff and Caleb Furst winning Mr. Basketball.