The Weekend Sports Report presents guests from around the world of sports. Our focus is Chicago, the Midwest, and stories our listeners want to hear about.
The Weekend Sports Report takes you inside the locker room with audio from the top players and coaches.
with Packer Dave, Steve Leventhal, and John Poulter
Our guest Mark Carman of WGN Radio and FanSided.com joins us to talk about the Chicago Bulls and their 2018 NBA draft pick Wendell Carter, Jr. Steve and John discuss the 2018 World Cup results so far, and their picks for the round of 16. John also gives us his Major League Baseball analysis of the season to date. Hear Dave grab his guitar for a rendition of “Tollway Roads,” accompanied by Steve on harmonica.
Hear an interview clip from England manager Gareth Southgate.
The Sports Report with Packer Dave
along with Steve Leventhal, Jeff Rich, and John Poulter. Our guest Ryan Leong, who covers sports for AP in the Bay Area joins us to preview the 2018 NBA Finals. Steve and Dave discuss the Bears offseason training camp. Cleveland native Jeff also chimes in on the NBA Finals. Lastly, John covers the NHL Stanley Cup Finals as well as updates us on Major League Baseball and European soccer.
Hear audio from Bears coaches Matt Nagy and Vic Fangio, plus Lars Eller of the Washington Capitals. Don’t miss a cameo from Packers broadcaster Wayne Larrivee.
on The Sports Report with Packer Dave, Steve Leventhal, Jeff Rich, and John Poulter
Joined by special guest Mark Grote, the newest member of the Chicago Bears radio broadcast team. He talks about his role as the sideline reporter. In addition, he helps us analyze the selection of Georgia LB Roquan Smith with the eight overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.
Dave, Steve, and Jeff look at the selections by the Browns, Giants, Jets, Broncos, Cardinals, and Bears. John gives us his take on the NHL playoffs and Major League Baseball.
Lastly, Steve and John discuss the homestretch on the English Premiere League season.
Hear audio selections from Packers GM Brian Gutekunst, Chicago GM Ryan Pace, Raquon Smith, Cleveland GM John Dorsey, Jets GM Mike Maccagnan, and Giants GM Dave Gettleman. Don’t miss cameos from Bob Costas and Wayne Larrivee.
on The Sports Report with Packer Dave, Steve Leventhal, John Poulter, and Jeff Rich
Rory Spears of GolfersOnGolf.com joins us with his thoughts on the upcoming 2018 Masters. Will Tiger have an impact? What role with the big three, Dustin Johnson, Justin Thomas, and Jordan Speith play? Who might emerge as a surprise winner? Phil Mickelson is playing his best golf in years. Steve gives his analysis of the NCAA Final Four. Dave and Jeff discuss the recent NFL free agent moves and some of the top draft choices. How were the Green Bay Packers’ offseason moves? Lastly, John looks ahead at the 2018 Major League Baseball season, and which NHL teams are looking good, heading into the playoffs.
Hear interview audio from Michigan coach John Beilein and Kansas’ Bill Self, plus cameos from Cubs play by play broadcaster Pat Hughes, and CBS’s Bill Rafftery.
with Packer Dave, Steve Leventhal, and Jeff Rich
Our special guest, former UCLA Bruin and NBA veteran Ed O’Bannon talks about his lengthy legal battle with the NCAA over the “amateur” status of college athletes, as chronicled in his book, Court Justice. Plus, the guys talk Winter Olympics, NBA, Jimmy Garopollo’s new contract, the Lions new coach, and the fiasco over Josh McDaniels. The Pats offensive coordinator took the Colts head coaching job, then promptly changed his mind.
Don’t miss cameos from Dick Vitale and Jeff Foxworthy on The Sports Report for February 2018.