Cubs Spring Training, NHL Talk – 3/12/15

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on The Weekend Sports Report with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal …Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune gives us a Cubs Spring Training update, and more from around the Cactus League.  John Poulter also chimes in on the AL East, hockey and soccer.  Plus, Steve and Dave talk about the latest NFL free agent moves.  […]

NHL Trade Deadline, NFL Moves, Baseball Preview – 3/5/15

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on the Weekend Sports Report with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal ….plus our guest John Poulter discusses whether the NHL trade deadline resulted in any good moves for the teams in contention. He also offers his baseball preview as spring training gets underway in Florida and Arizona.  Dave and Steve discuss NFL moves as free […]

Stellar Rock Sequential Trilogies

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On my WMXM show Wednesday, I went with Stellar Rock & Roll Sequential Trilogies as the theme of the day. The inspiration came from my good friend Otis Jones who sent out an email to our group of music-loving friends from North Carolina (and now VA, OR, AZ, and me up in Illinois.) He implored […]

Home Improvement USA – 2/25/15

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Podcast with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal ….One of our favorite guests, John Drengenberg of Underwriters Laboratories joins us to discuss power tool safety and tells us about the wide variety of products that UL test, including items that most people don’t realize, such as roof shingles.  Harry Braun talks about progress, or the lack […]

Patrick Kane Injury, Cubs Preview – 2/26/15

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On The Weekend Sports Report with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal …Cubs play by play broadcaster Pat Hughes joins us to talk about Baseball Voices, his series of tribute CD’s devoted to Hall of Fame baseball broadcasters. Pat also gives us a Chicago Cubs preview of the 2015 season. We also bring in our hockey […]

UNC-Duke, NBA Trade Deals – 2/19/2015

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The Weekend Sports Report with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal SRN’s own Phil Meyers joins us to talk about another amazing contest in the Carolina – Duke rivalry, Wednesday night the 92-90 OT thriller at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Plus, Ryan Horvat, also from SRN analyzes the NBA trade deadline deals, while Dave and Steve discuss […]

Dean Smith Memories – 2/12/15

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with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal….. on the Weekend Sports Report our guests Fred Pearlman and Bob Heymann share their recollections of North Carolina coach Dean Smith and some great games in Tar Heel lore, as we recount the legacy of coach Smith, who was much more than just coach. Dean was a teacher, a […]

Tiger Woods Quits – The Weekend Sports Report – 2/5/15

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with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal…. Tiger Woods Quits and Withdraws from the Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego. Rory Spears from Golfers On Golf.com joins us to talk about the impact on Tiger’s season, career, golf. Also Paul Banks from The SportsBank.net chimes in on Big Ten college basketball. Lastly, on what is hopefully […]

Bob Dylan, Rock History – February 4th

1966, Bob Dylan and The Band played at the Convention Center in Louisville, Kentucky. This was the first date on a world tour which would become noted as Dylan’s first that used electric instruments, after he had gone “electric” at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival. 1966, The Who play the Astoria Theatre in Finsbury Park, […]

Super Bowl 49 Preview – Weekend Sports Report – 1/29/15

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with “Packer Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal ….A Super Bowl 49 preview with Andy Dorf from Sports Byline Sunday.  The show includes interview audio from Richard Sherman, Russell Wilson, and Pete Carroll from the Seattle Seahawks, along with Justin Edelman, Tom Brady, and Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots. Plus, a cameo appearance from […]

Weekend Sports Report – 1/20/15

Russell Wilson talks about the NFC Championship win

with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal ….Steve can only sit by helplessly as Packer Dave uses the radio show to crawl out of that deep dark pit of despair, by ranting and raving, following the Packer loss to Seattle in the NFC Championship game.  Not withstanding the fact that every other radio, television, and newspaper […]

NFC, AFC Championships 2015 – Weekend Sports Report – 1/15/15

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with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal Join us on the Weekend Sports Report for a preview of the NFC and AFC Championships of 2015 with guest Fred Wallin from Sports Byline USA. We will also discuss the newest coaching hires in the NFL, and Ohio State’s surprising win over Oregon in the College Football Championship […]

Home Improvement USA – 1/14/15

with David Rusch and Steve Leventhal We visit Ashton Ritchie of Scotts Lawn Company and learn about how to control bugs and insects that threaten your lawn. Denis Verhagen  from Travel Network discusses how the Internet has affected the travel industry, John Drengenberg from Underwriters Laboratories talks about heat producing products in the home that […]

Weekend Sports Report – 1/9/15

Ice Bowl I - in 1967

with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal …The Packers prepare for what is being dubbed “Ice Bowl II.” Well perhaps in the Dallas press, but we have complete coverage of this colossal tilt in Titletown.  Jeff Rich from MoreThanAFan.net joins us to analyze all the NFL playoff matchups, and a quick peek at the College Football […]

Weekend Sports Report – 12/29/14

with Dave Rusch and Steve Leventhal ….mercifully, the last podcast of the year, looks at Black Monday in the NFL with firings in Chicago and New York, as well as a parting of the ways in San Francisco. Plus a look at the first round of the NFL playoffs. Hear interviews from Aaron Rogers, Mike […]