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Today's word of the day is ‘West Palm Beach' as in area of south Florida as in the home of the Houston Astros Spring Training facility as in Justin Verlander has signed a 1-year, $25M deal with the Astros with a $25M player-option. WHAT?! Verlander will be 39 years old; Verlander has not pitched since ONE GAME in July, 2020. Did I miss something? (11:45) The MLB owners meetings in Chicago have been taking place. What goes on at these meetings? Are they just a big snooze fest? The Tampa Bay Rays are still trying. Trying their best to get the two city path finished. Why is the Montreal/Tampa idea still happening? (32:20) Review: Titane. (35:10) The Fenway Sports Group is ready to buy the Pittsburgh Penguins. What is FSG? John Henry, owner of the Boston Red Sox, is a large-market hawk. FSG owns the Red Sox, Liverpool FC, Roush Racing, and NESN. (39:55) NPPOD. (44:10) Chinese Peng Shuai is missing in China. Technically, Chinese authorities say she is not missing, but she hasn't been seen. What is happening here? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
2:00- BMitch and Finlay cover a few different topics in the sports world during this segment. 19:30- Kamren Curl from the WFT joins the show to talk about the season. 30:50- How worried are you about playing against Cam Newton? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Spanny met Dima Shine in Cincinnati and came to learn how he made his way from Russia to his current home in Las Vegas. It began with recognition of Dima's potential in acrobat sports, ultimately fulfilled with dozens of world championship medals and years of performance with Cirque du Soleil. Dima tells Spanny how he transitioned to solo engagements and to founding Shine, his alternative fitness studio. As you'll hear, Dima is a thoughtful cat (as agile as the real animal) with great perspective on motivation, fulfillment and where to seek true meaning in life.
Unless your a fan of the Atlanta Braves this week has been awful in the sports world. You have Henry Ruggs lll being charged with a DUI causing death of a 23 year old...Aaron Rodgers contracting Covid-19 and deceiving people about it and the mess going on in Cleveland with Odell Beckham Jr. and his father. On today's show I talk about media coverage and how there are a lot of bad stories out there!
Renowned communications expert Beth Noymer Levine talks with Dan Smith in an engaging, insightful and fun interview. She offers essential tips for authors, experts and anyone trying to convey messages how to effectively engage audiences for maximum impact. From media interviews and public speaking to motivating and connecting with colleagues and employees, Beth provides indispensable advice. Learn how to professionally and seamlessly promote your book when speaking with hosts and audiences, and how to bond with audiences of all types.A must-hear discussion for authors, experts, business leaders and everyone who wants to expertly communicate their message.About Beth:Coaching people to use their brains before their mouths is the sole focus of Beth Noymer Levine's work at SmartMouth Communications. After more than a decade in PR, IR, and Corporate Communications in New York and Atlanta, Beth established SmartMouth in Salt Lake City in 2005 to offer Speaker Coaching, Presentation Skills Training, Media Readiness™ Training, and related services. Beth is the author of the award-winning book "Jock Talk: 5 Communication Principles for Leaders as Exemplified by Legends of the Sports World." She is also the creator of the mobile app, SmartMouth Public Speaking Toolkit, and a suite of Communication and Presentation Skills courses offered online through Udemy, OpenSesame, and GO1.com. Beth has lectured and taught at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, the University of Utah, and New York University. In 2015, Beth was one of Utah Business Magazine's "30 Women to Watch.” She has been featured in Forbes, Harvard Business Review, the BBC, The Wall Street Journal and is a regular contributor to Forbes.com. Reach Beth at: www.smartmouthcommunications.com
Coach 'A' Paul Alexander from radicallyrational.com joins the show to talk about everything going on in the sports world and Shannon has the Salty Shakedown.
A discussion with Smokin' Jim Frazier (NFL scout and TV host on PCTV) and Luther Dupree (TV host on PCTV)