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Yankee Legend and Jazz Guitarist Bernie Williams05/19/15
The New York Yankees will retired Bernie Williams' #51 Jersey this Saturday at Yankee Stadium. In this tribute encore edition, Bernie Williams talks about his baseball and music career.
NJ Jackals Pitching Coach Anthony Claggett
Former Yankees and Pirates pitcher Anthony Claggett is the new pitching coach for the New Jersey Jackals. Claggett talks about his baseball career and how the game has changed.
Handcyclist Glenn Hartrick
Glenn Hartrick has competed in marathons, triathlons and Ironman competitions. He was on the cover of Runners World Magazine in 2012. Two years later a car struck his bicycle leaving him paralyzed from the chest down. Hartrick is already competing...
Actor and former college football star Dan Lauria
Actor, writer and director Dan Lauria is best known as Jack Arnold in the ABC hit show "The Wonder Years" and as Vince Lombardi in Broadway's "Lombardi". Lauria is now starring in a play in New York City that he wrote called "Dinner With The Boys"....
Hockey Legend Derek Sanderson
Derek Sanderson was the highest paid athlete in the world in 1972 when he left the NHL to play for Philadelphia in the WHA. Alcohol and financial woes led to Sanderson's downward spiral into homelessness. The two-time Stanley Cup Champion and teammate...
Chris Vaccaro of Topps Digital
Chris Vaccaro is the Editor-in-Chief and Director of App Production for the Topps Company. He's also an author, Hostra University Professor and former newspaper and on-line reporter. Vaccaro talk about digital baseball card collecting and why Sachem...
Actor J.D. Williams
Actor and sports fan J.D. Williams is best known for his roles on The Wire and Oz, but he talks to host Doug Doyle about his athletic and drama days at Newark Arts High School.
Rhone Apparel Co-Founder Nate Checketts
Entrepreneur Nate Checketts certainly comes from a sports family with his dad Dave as the former president of the New York Knicks and MSG. Nate is the co-founder of Rhone Apparel, premium active wear for men. He discuss his love of sports and his new...
The Daily Payoff Co-Founder Frank Scandale
Frank Scandale is the co-founder of The Daily Payoff, a website dedicated to informing the public about the gaming and gambling industry. Scandale, a long-time New York Mets fan, is a former editor with The Record (Bergen County) and The Denver Post.
Mission Athletecare Founder and CEO Josh Shaw
Mission Athletecare's products are designed to cool down players. The founder and CEO of this booming business is Josh Shaw. Shaw played soccer and baseball at Blind Brook High School in New York and has been an entrepreneur all his life. He talks...
Former Rutgers Hockey Star Joe Ippolito
Former Rutgers defenseman Joe Ippolito is studying to be a pediatric surgeon at Rutgers University New Jersey Medical School. He'll be one of the stars on the ice March 20th in Newark for a charity game between Rutgers NJMS vs.RSDM. Hear this New York...
NYCFC Commentator Glenn Crooks
Former Rutgers Womens Soccer Coach and veteran broadcaster Glenn Crooks is one of the new radio voices of the MLS franchise New York City Football Club. Crooks talks about the inaugural season and his fabulous coaching career.
Bloomfield College Stars Marvin Williams and Elizabeth...
Two of host Doug Doyle's students at Bloomfield College are stars in their respective sports. Senior Guard Marvin Williams has become the fifth player to ever score 1500 points there, while Sophomore Elizabeth Meyer made her presence felt on the front...
Clay Luraschi of Topps
Clay Luraschi is V.P. of Product Development for Topps and is a former outfielder for Pepperdine University. Luraschi talks about his baseball career and the release of the Topps 2015 MLB set which includes Derek Jeter.
Toronto Raptors Analyst Jack Armstrong
Jack Armstrong is known as Mr. Basketball in Canada. He's an analyst for the NBA's Toronto Raptors and the former head basketball coach at Niagara University. He talks to host Doug Doyle about his career in basketball.
Man Versus Ball Author Jon Hart
He's referred to as the poor man's George Plimpton. Jon Hart is the author of "Man Versus Ball: One Ordinary Guy and His Extraordinary Sports Adventures." Hart talks about his time as a Yankee Stadium vendor, a ball person at the U.S. Open and even a...
Sports Editor and Analyst Keith Reed
Former Senior Editor of ESPN The Magazine Keith Reed talks about Lebron James, The Knicks, diversity as well as his love of hoops and boxing.
MLB Consultant and SABR President Vince Gennaro
Vince Gennaro is a Major League Baseball consultant, author of Diamond Dollars, Director of the Master of Science in Sports Management program at Columbia University and President of the Society for American Baseball Research.
Sports Writer and Producer Aaron Cohen
Aaron Cohen has won 18 Emmy Awards for his amazing work on sports films and documentaries. His most recent work was Road To The NHL Winter Classic on EPIX. Cohen has been part of some of the most acclaimed docs such as Derek Jeter 3K and The Fab Five.
Clemente Legacy: Danny Torres and Luis Mayoral
Bronx native, educator baseball writer Danny Torres and one of Roberto Clemente's close friends and former MLB executive Luis Mayoral joins host Doug Doyle for an in-depth look at the life of one of baseball's greatest players and humanitarians.
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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."