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Hosted by Jeremiah Born and Leisl Veach, the Witnessing Greatness Sports Podcast breaks down stories from across the NBA, NFL, MLB, WNBA and much more! We also feature LGBTQ athletes and interviews with coaches, players, and advocates across sports.

Hosted by Jeremiah Born and Leisl Veach, the Witnessing Greatness Sports Podcast breaks down stories from across the NBA, NFL, MLB, WNBA and much more! We also feature LGBTQ athletes and interviews with coaches, players, and advocates across sports.
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Hosted by Jeremiah Born and Leisl Veach, the Witnessing Greatness Sports Podcast breaks down stories from across the NBA, NFL, MLB, WNBA and much more! We also feature LGBTQ athletes and interviews with coaches, players, and advocates across sports.

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@WG_Sports

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English


Episodes

Episode 89: The Boston Red Sox White House Visit and the Castor Semenya Decision

5/18/2019
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On this episode, Leisl Veach discusses why some Boston Red Sox players are visiting the White House and some are not. Then she turns to the decision by the IAAF to force female runners who have naturally higher testosterone levels to take medications.

Duration:00:31:21

Episode 88: Second Round NBA Playoffs, NCAA Advertisements, Rob Gronkowski Retires, Bruce Arians Hires Female Coaches

4/29/2019
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On this episode, we discuss the match-ups for round 2 of the NBA Playoffs, including the Bucks vs. Celtics, Raptors vs. Sixers, and Golden State vs. Houston. We then discuss the falsehood of NCAA advertisements, and discuss Rob Gronkowski's retirement.

Duration:00:34:17

Episode 87: NBA Playoffs Preview: Milwaukee Bucks, Philadelphia 76ers, Golden State Warriors, Oklahoma City Thunder and many more!

4/4/2019
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On this episode, we discuss the 2019 NBA Playoffs, if anyone can beat the Golden State Warriors, and who will come out of the Eastern Conference. We also talk the Milwaukee Bucks, Toronto Raptors, Houston Rockets, and much more!

Duration:00:47:47

Episode 86: Tyreek Hill Investigation, USWNT Sues US Soccer, NCAA Predictions, UFC Fight Night in Wichita, Zion Williamson

3/20/2019
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On this episode, Leisl Veach discusses if Duke's Zion Williamson should play in the NCAA tournament, makes NCAA predictions, recounts what UFC fight night in Wichita was like, goes over the issues surrounding the USWNT suing for equal pay and treatment, and gives a take on the Chief's Tyreek Hill investigation.

Duration:00:33:14

Episode 85: Robert Kraft's Arrest, Al Horford and the Boston Celtics, Paul George for MVP, and Ole Miss Players Kneel

2/27/2019
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On this episode, Leisl Veach discusses Robert Kraft's arrest and how it intertwines with human trafficking, describes why Al Horford is one of the most important players on the Boston Celtics, makes an argument why Paul George is the MVP, and discusses the seven Ole Miss players who kneeled before a basketball game this week.

Duration:00:20:10

Episode 84: Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid Settlement, Sixers Trade for Tobias Harris, MLB's free agency problems, and Anthony Davis trade

2/20/2019
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On this episode, we tackle the top stories from the last few weeks, including the NFL's settlement with Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid, if the Sixers are an instant title contender after adding Tobias Harris, what is wrong with the MLB's free agency system, and if Anthony Davis will land in Boston or L.A.

Duration:00:28:40

Episode 83: Brad Stevens and the Boston Celtics, James Harden, South Dakota's SB49, and Chiefs vs. Patriots

1/23/2019
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On this episode, Leisl Veach tries to dissect what's wrong with the Boston Celtics, James Harden's scoring run, and the Chiefs vs. Patriots game. Finally, South Dakota's SB49 is criticized for discriminating against high school athletes.

Duration:00:21:50

Episode 82: NFL Playoff Preview: Chicago Bears, Seattle Seahawks, Patriots, Chiefs, Chargers and much more !

1/1/2019
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Leisl Veach and Jeremiah Born discuss the chances for every team in the playoffs, dark horses, scary first round match-ups, and likely Super Bowl winners.

Duration:00:43:06

Episode 81: Oklahoma City Thunder, Indianapolis Colts, Orlando Magic, Kevin Durant, and Stanford Volleyball

12/23/2018
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On this episode, Leisl Veach discusses the unsung heroes on the Oklahoma City Thunder, Indianapolis Colts, and the Orlando Magic. She then dives into the pettiness of Kevin Durant and congratulates the Stanford Cardinals on another volleyball championship.

Duration:00:28:12

Episode 80: Kareem Hunt Released by Chiefs and Dwight Howard Allegations

12/8/2018
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On this episode, Leisl Veach discusses the allegations that Dwight Howard and his closest peers threatened a former male lover, and the twitter storm that followed. We will then break down the Kareem Hunt assault, how it compares with national statistics, and the NFL's poor reaction to the situation.

Duration:00:26:08

Episode 79: Jimmy Butler Trade, K-State vs. KU game, Carmelo Anthony and the NBA, and Jeff Rohrer marries

11/18/2018
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On this episode, Leisl Veach and Jeremiah Born discuss the trade for Jimmy Butler and who got the best of the deal: the Minnesota Timberwolves or the Philadelphia 76ers? Leisl Veach also touches on the antics in last weekends KU vs. K-State game, Stephen Jackson's claim that the NBA is blackballing Carmelo Anthony, and the marriage of former Dallas Cowboys linebacker Jeff Rohrer.

Duration:00:33:55

Episode 78: World Series, NBA Reactions, and Lauren McCluskey and Domestic Violence

11/1/2018
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On this episode we discuss our thoughts on the World Series, the early NBA season, and what Lauren McCluskey's death can teach us about domestic violence and violence against women.

Duration:00:51:15

Episode 77: NBA Eastern Conference Season Preview: Milwaukee Bucks, Chicago Bulls, Toronto Raptors, Philadelphia 76ers, Boston Celtics, and much more!

10/18/2018
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On this episode, Jeremiah Born and Leisl Veach preview the NBA Eastern Conference for the 2018-2019 season. We discuss who will win the east, who are pretenders, sleeper teams, and storylines we love.

Duration:01:10:18

Episode 76: Jimmy Butler Trade, NFL Season, Kansas City Chiefs, Atlanta Falcons, Big Ten Football

10/6/2018
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On this episode, we discuss Jimmy Butler's trade request, the success of the Kansas City Chiefs, whether the Atlanta Falcons can bounce back, and how disappointed we are with the Nebraska Cornhuskers and Wisconsin Badgers.

Duration:00:38:15

Episode 75: MLB Playoffs Preview and Addison Russell Abuse Allegations

9/28/2018
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One this episode we discuss the MLB Playoffs, including the St. Louis Cardinals, Los Angeles Dodgers, Milwaukee Brewers, Colorado Rockies, Atlanta Braves, and Chicago Cubs. We also break down the Boston Red Sox historic season and it the Houston Astros will repeat again. Finally, we talk about how the MLB handed the Addison Russell abuse allegations.

Duration:00:31:21

Episode 74: Urban Meyer's Suspension, Nike and Colin Kaepernick, Equal Pay in Surfing, WNBA Playoffs, US Women's Soccer

9/17/2018
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On this episode, we discuss Urban Meyer's suspension, Nike's new deal with Colin Kaepernick, the decision to offer equal pay in international surfing, and the US Women's Soccer team's decision to cut Jaelene Hinkle.

Duration:00:52:01

Episode 73: Interview with Tiffany Bias: Women's Sports, WNBA Pay Gap, and Being a Leader

9/15/2018
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On this episode, Leisl Veach interviews Tiffany Bias, former WNBA champion, Thailand National Team player, international professional baller, and outspoken advocate for women's sports.

Duration:00:27:43

Episode 72: 2018 NFL NFC Preview: New Orleans Saints, Minnesota Vikings, Dallas Cowboys, Atlanta Falcons

9/1/2018
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On this episode, Leisl Veach discusses the 2018 NFC teams, including the Carolina Panthers, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Giants, Arizona Cardinals, Seattle Seahawks, Green Bay Packers, and many more!

Duration:00:17:22

Episode 71: NFL AFC Preview: New England Patriots, Kansas City Chiefs, Cleveland Browns, Jacksonville Jaguars and much more!

8/26/2018
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On this week's episode, Leisl Veach previews the AFC division of the NFL including: Oakland Raiders, San Diego Chargers, New York Jets, Buffalo Bills, Houston Texans, Tennessee Titans, Baltimore Ravens, and many more!

Duration:00:27:35

Episode 70: Michael Jordan or Lebron James: Who is the GOAT?

8/13/2018
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On this episode, Leisl Veach tackles a question across the NBA. Who is the Greatest of All-Time? Michael Jordan or Lebron James? After discussing their offense, defense, coaches, teammates, intangibles, and influence on the game, she makes her choice.

Duration:00:19:22