….we are pleased to be joined by John Mullin of Comcast Sports Net – Chicago. He gives us a Bears training camp preview, and also talks about the great 1985 Chicago Bears team. Sam the intern checks in from Big Ten media days with a special report.
Also John Poulter and Jeff Rich talk about baseball as the trade deadline approaches. Which teams improved for the playoff run, and who is rebuilding for the future? Plus discussion of soccer, including the International Champions Cup, the USA’s poor performance in the Gold Cup, and the upcoming start of the English Premiere League.
Lastly Dave discusses the new stadium deal in Milwaukee that will keep the Bucks in town.
Don’t miss a cameo from Hall of Fame QB Len Dawson.
on the Weekend Sports Report with Packer Dave and Steve Leventhal
Jeff Rich talks NBA Free Agency and American League and National League Central with us, while John Poulter updates us on the Pan Am Games going on in Toronto this month, as well as his take on the American League East. Plus, updates on the Green Bay Packers, and Big Ten football.
Don’t miss a cameo from NBC’s Bob Costas.
Mark Grote pre- and post-game host of Cubs baseball on WBBM in Chicago joins us to discuss how the Chicago Cubs are doing at mid-season. The All-Star break is over and the pennant chase begins in earnest. Mark also tells us which are his favorite MLB stadiums to visit.
Jeff Rich chimes in with his thoughts on the mid-Summer classic, as well as the NL Central.
Steve and Dave kick off the show with a quick look at the Bears and Packers as training camp is weeks away.
….John Poulter joins us to talk about how the Chicago Blackhawks win a third Stanley Cup Championship in six years, and Jeff Rich dissects the NBA Finals, as Stephen Curry’s Warriors Win the NBA title over LeBron James’ Cavs.
We also preview the US Open Golf Championships from Chambers Bay in Washington State this weekend with Rory Spears from Golfers on Golf.com. Lastly, we talk about the Women’s World Cup being contested in Canad, and the latest NFL news from minicamps.
Hear audio from Joel Quenneville of Chicago, John Cooper of Tampa Bay, Mike McCarthy of Green Bay, and John Fox and Martellus Bennett from Chicago.
….legendary Chicago sports jock, and long time friend of SRN, joins us to give his take on the Chicago Bulls’ new coach and the Bears prognosis for the 2015 season. When Les gets on a roll, there’s no stopping him. Enjoy the lively discussion.