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SI Writer and Author Jon Wertheim10/22/14
Sports Illustrated Executive Editor and Senior Writer Jon Wertheim has co-authored a new children's book, The Rookie Bookie. Wertheim talks to host Doug Doyle about his latest adventure and his sports writing career.
Bloomfield College Basketball Coach Gerald Holmes
Bloomfield College Basketball Coach Gerald Holmes is in 13th season and is the current CACC coach of the year. Holmes played hoops at NJIT. His late father Dr. Herbie Holmes was a big supporter of jazz and WBGO.
Former MSG President Bob Gutkowski
Robert M. Gutkowski was the president of MSG when the New York Rangers won the Stanley Cup in 1994. Gutkowski runs his own sports business these days. He talks about his career with host Doug Doyle.
Mets 1969 World Series Champion Art Shamsky
Former Mets outfielder Art Shamsky talks to host Doug Doyle and students at the Write On Sports camp at MSU about his baseball career and that magical season in 1969 with the New York Mets.
Legendary Sports Executive Ross Greenburg
Former HBO Sports President Ross Greenburg's latest project is "Forgotten Four: The Integration of Pro Football." The 52-time Emmy Award winner talks with host Doug Doyle about his amazing career as a sports executive and documentary wizard.
New Jersey Jackals Slugger Joe Dunigan
Joe Dunigan broke the New Jersey Jackals single season home run record this year with 27 round-trippers. He also led the team to the Championship Series against Rockland where he smacked a grand slam and made a game-saving catch in the opening...
Club Soccer 101 Author Luke Dempsey
A native of England, Luke Dempsey now lives in New Jersey and shares his vast knowledge of the sport he loves in his new book, "Club Soccer 101." The witty reference guide contains stats and stories of the greatest soccer teams in the world.
Jeffrey Radice, Director of No No: A Dockumentary
Jeffrey Radice, Director of the new bio-doc about the late Dock Ellis, is Doug's guest. No No: A Dockumentary debuts this weekend and focuses on the controversial career of the pitcher that threw a no-hitter in 1970 while high on LSD.
The Ellison Sisters and mom Cheryl Ellison
The Ellison Sisters are a professional tennis doubles team from California. They'll soon have their own fashion segment on the Tennis Channel. Roxanne and Sierra join their mother, former Penn State basketball star Cheryl Ellison on this edition of...
NFL Hall of Famer Chris Doleman
Chris Doleman was inducted into Pro Football's Hall of Fame in 2012. The former Vikings, Falcons and 49ers star joins host Doug Doyle to talk about fantasy football, his amazing ability to sack the quarterback and jazz.
Jackals All-Star Pitcher Michael Antonini
Michael Antonini is an all-star lefthanded pitcher for the New Jersey Jackals. He was drafted by the Phillies in 2006 and the Mets in 2007. He suited up for the LA Dodgers in 2012, but never pitched in a MLB Game. Antonini talks about his quest to...
Sports and Media Executive Len Asper
Len Asper is the President and CEO of Anthem Media Group, the parent company of FNTSY Sports Network and The Fight network. Len and his late father built a media empire in Canada. Host Doug Doyle talks sports and jazz with Len.
Former Tennis Star Marissa Irvin Gould
Former professional tennis player Marissa Irvin Gould is the author of a new children's book. Marissa talks about "A Magical Racquet Ride" with host Doug Doyle.
Former Lakers and Knicks PR Director Josh Rosenfeld
Former Lakers and Knicks PR Director Josh Rosenfeld is on next edition of SportsJam. Rosenfeld talks about working for the Lakers in the 1980s when Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar won three NBA championships. Rosenfeld now works for WBGO and...
Jackals Outfielder Jorge Cortes
New Jersey Jackals right fielder Jorge Cortes is our next guest on SportsJam. Cortes has played 15 years in minor league baseball, spending time in the Pirates, Cubs and Astros organizations.
Stanley Cup Hero Jim Dowd
Jim Dowd is a New Jersey legendary hockey player who starred at Brick High School and then went on to spend 17 seasons in the NHL, most notably with the Devils, helping New Jersey win the Stanley Cup in the 1995 Final against Detroit.
Francis "Spike" Doyle
On a belated Father's Day edition of SportsJam, Doug interviews his dad about his father's athletic career and love of sports.
Actor Jim Caviezel
Actor Jim Caviezel is best known for playing Jesus in "The Passion Of The Christ" and the CBS crime drama "Person of Interest,"but he plays legendary high school football coach Bob Ladouceur in his upcoming movie "When The Game Stands Tall." Caviezel...
Sports Management Guru Seth Abraham
Former HBO Boxing and Madison Square Garden executive Seth Abraham is the co-executive producer of a new EPIX show "Personal with Bill Rhoden." The first episode features former NBA all-star Grant Hill and his famous football father Calvin Hill....
Jackals Pitching Coach/Former Pirates catcher Ed Ott
This week's guest on SportsJam with Doug Doyle is New Jersey Jackals pitching coach Ed Ott. Ott was also the catcher on the 1979 World Series Champion Pittsburgh Pirates. Ott has plenty of stories to tell about that special "We Are Family" team in...
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More informationConversations with Allan Wolper alternates monthly with SportsJam with Doug Doyle.
SportsJam takes a unique peak into the sports scene as WBGO's News and Sports Director Doug Doyle talks with a wide variety of guests.
Conversations with Allan Wolper features guests whose ideas are on the cutting edge. Allan Wolper is known as a "journalist's journalist."