Episode 249:BOOM! We have a wonderful edition of Edge of Sports for you this week. Royce White, mental health advocate and former NCAA star basketball player, stops by the studio and gives his take on the Larry Sanders incident. He explains what the NBA could and should be doing better with regards to the mental health of its players.
Episode 248: BOOM! Dave, Coach, and Dan reflect on the latest injury to Derrick Rose. Sekou Smith, NBA Hangtime Blog, explains how the Atlanta Hawks making the NBA Finals would be one of the biggest post-Magic Johnson surprises ever. Sekou tells Dave if he’s right or wrong about the level of greatness of Russell Westbrook and Anthony Davis. Ken Reed, Author of How We Can Save Sports: A Game Plan, tells us how to save sports. Spoiler alert: Ego and Greed are two primary enemies.
Episode 247: BOOM! We have a great show for you this week. Fresh off the NBA All-Star weekend, Dave ponders the future of Kevin Durant. And not just because of his rant about the media. He and Coach debate if he’s reached the peak of his powers on the court already. Richard Kent updates the group on the NCAA season from the domination of UConn Women’s Basketball to the top contenders to take down now-undefeated Kentucky. Plus, a winter World Cup? Sports Illustrated Senior Writer & Fox Soccer Analyst Grant Wahl explains why Qatar 2022 will be held in November and December and what that means for the global game.