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Former Lakers and Knicks PR Director Josh Rosenfeld07/23/14
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...
Jackals Pitcher Isaac Pavlik and Manager Joe Calfapietra
The next SportsJam with Doug Doyle features New Jersey Jackals manager Joe Calfapietra and veteran pitcher Isaac Pavlik. Calfapietra enters his 12th season as skipper and Pavlik leads the franchise in career wins.
Former Seton Hall/Jazz center Luther Wright
Former Elizabeth High School, Seton Hall University and Utah Jazz basketball player Luther Wright is my next guest on SportsJam. Wright talks about his rise to the top and his descent from glory. He talks candidly about how he has turned his life...
Jazz Guitarist Vic Juris
Jazz Guitarist and educator Vic Juris is the next guest on SportsJam with Doug Doyle. Juris talks about his love of boxing and music.
Stars of the Penn Relays
The focus on this week's show is on the Penn Relays with runners from the present and past. Doug's guests include Jamaican star sprinter Javon Francis, Rutgers-Newark track star Akin Shoyoye and the man who broke the National Indoor Mile Record in...
1948 Olympic Bronze Medalist Herb Douglas
Herb Douglas of Pittsburgh is the oldest living African American Olympic medalist. Douglas won the Bronze Medal in the Long Jump in the 1948 London Games. Douglas, a great friend of the great jazz pianist Errol Garner, joins host Doug Doyle to talk...
Zvee Geffen of Topps
With the World Cup coming up fast, Topps, MLS and Bloomberg Sports have come together to put out a new MLS Trading Card Set to get you ready. Zvee Geffen, Topps MLS Brand Manager, chats with host Doug Doyle about the set and the company. Geffen is a...
Director Bill Siegel
Bill Siegel's newest documentary debuts this coming week on PBS, "The Trials of Muhammad Ali." Siegel has more than 20 years of experience in documentary filmmaking and education. He co-directed the Academy Award-nominated documentary The Weather...
Best-Selling Author Kostya Kennedy
New York Times Best-Selling Author Kostya Kennedy, Assistant Managing Editor at Sports Illustrated is out with a new book "Pete Rose: An American Dilemma." Kennedy talks to host Doug Doyle about his new book and about playing Stanley Clarke tunes on...
Jazz Pianist Monty Alexander
Monty Alexander is considered one of the top pianists in the world. He's also a huge boxing fan. Monty Alexander is the next guest on SportsJam with Doug Doyle where he talks about his dad bringing him to boxing matches in Jamaica, where he first saw...
Paralympic Gold Medalist Evan Strong
Evan Strong won a gold medal in the Sochi Paralympics earlier this month by helping USA sweep the podium in the para snowboard cross event. Hear his inspiring story as he talks with host Doug Doyle about his career and the accident that resulted in...
University HIgh Sprinter Madelen Soto and Coach Lawren Monroe
University High School senior Madelen Soto headed to Rutgers in the fall. Soto is the Essex County 55-meter and 200 meter dash champion. Madelen recently became the first University athlete to ever compete in a national meet. She medaled in both the...
Weequahic Football Star Sidney Gopre and Coach Brian Logan
Weequahic High School linebacker and running back Sidney Gopre is headed to Rutgers to play football in the fall. Gopre and his high school coach Brian Logan join host Doug Doyle to talk about Sidney's inspirational rise to the top.
Legendary Sports Announcer Bob Wolff
93-year old Bob Wolff has been behind the mic for some of the most memorable sporting events of all-time. He has also interviewed legends like Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Jackie Robinson, Joe Louis, Vince Lombardi and many others. He shares his stories with...
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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."