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Draft Night

It is Draft Night in the NFL, also known as the one day in the spring that Christian actually cares about football. Join him this week on Press Row as he preps for what could be an exciting night in Nashville. Rick Serritella of NFL Draft Bible joins the program to give his expertise on the evening's outcomes by explaining how he can tell which of his sources is lying to him or not. He also gives his thoughts on the most intriguing player and team of the draft. Plus, you won't want to hear...


Drowning in Laker Land

With the NBA Playoffs fast approaching, it shouldn't really surprise people that one team not in the postseason is making the biggest headlines. Join Christian Heimall on Press Row as he dives in to the mess in Los Angeles. Helping him try to make sense of it all is Brandon "Scoop B" Robinson. The NBA insider also previews the matchups in the playoffs and who really can go toe-to-toe with the Golden State Warriors. Plus, the guys also talk about the upcoming Free Agency season to see if...


Final Four Preview

It's been a couple weeks since we sat on Press Row but that only makes for a bigger show. Join Christian Heimall this week as he gives his us a Final Four preview while also tackling the biggest issues in sports. Helping break down the Championship games this weekend is Chris Williams, college basketball analyst and 1993 NCAA Tournament Participant. Christian and "Smooth" discuss the best stories left in the tournament, John Calipari's lifetime contract, and the excitement generated by Zion...


Blogging the Bracket

Selection Sunday is in three days. This means it's the time of year to stick up our noses and claim the Tournament purposely excludes the "little guy". It also means we get inundated with people who believe expansion is needed and that it's a good thing. Christian thinks otherwise and believes we still need to perfect our current format before trying to change it. Chris Dobbertean of SB Nation's Blogging the Bracket will join the show to discuss how the bracket comes together and whether or...


The NFL Combine Is Useless. Change My Mind.

After a week away from the show, Christian is ready to take on one of the biggest fads in sports: The NFL Combine. This week on Press Row, he'll explain why he thinks the whole thing is useless when it comes to grading potential pro players. And this coming from a guy who enjoys watching Spring Training baseball. Trying to change Christian's mind is Rick Serritella of the NFL Draft Bible. Doing the best he can, Rick breaks down the importance of this past weekend in Indianapolis and who had...


How the AAF Will Impact the NFL

The new Alliance of American Football League is still in its infancy, but it's already generated a lot of buzz. From a $250 million investment, to getting great ratings on television, could this be the future of football? Join Chrsitian Heimall on Press Row to find out. Christian is joined by Brent Schrotenboer of USAToday Sports to talk about the strange success of the AAF over its first two weeks. The two discuss how the San Diego franchise is getting football fans all sorts of excited,...


The Great American Race (Feat. Allen Bestwick)

While February is consumed with the Super Bowl, All-Star Games, and Pitchers & Catchers reporting, for racing fans, this is Christmas. The Daytona 500 kicks off the 2019 NASCAR season and Press Row has your pit pass to the Great American Race. Join Christian Heimall as he chats with veteran Motorsports broadcaster, Allen Bestwick, about what expect on Sunday. They chat everything from Ford Mustangs possibly running wild on the track, to how Jimmie Johnson could end up with a return to glory....


College Basketball Checkup

In case you haven't noticed, College Basketball is closing in on their conference tournaments and things are getting fun. From the SEC trying to rule the land, to names you may not expect in the Top 25, February is about to have a lot of focus on the hardwood. Friend of the show, and Fox Sports Radio host, Aaron Torres joins Christian on Press Row to break down some of the big stories in the NCAA. They talk everything from Chris Mack's transformation of Louisville, to the resurgeant...


Hempstead Sports. So Hot Right Now

Everyone is talking about either Super Bowl XLIII or the NBA Trade Deadline, but the hottest teams in sports are next door to each other. This week on Press Row, Christian Heimall finds out what's in the water in Uniondale, New York. Sportswriter, and Hofstra University grad, Jerry Beach joins the show to help Christian gush about his alma mater's basketball team. Owners of the country's longest win streak, the Pride's success is matched only by their neighbors, the New York Islanders. The...


Cooperstown Busts

As we all know, Christian loves baseball. And this week, four of the games greats got the call to Cooperstown. However, Christian is crying foul on a couple things. Take a listen as he gives his thoughts on the 2019 Baseball Hall of Fame induction class. Then, with his Super Bowl pick losing in dramatic fashion, how does Christian feel about what went down in New Orleans? He's strangely ok with it. Find out why and how the NFL can fix the issues from both conference championship games. All...


Why Kyler Will Choose Football & Who Makes it to Atlanta

There's a lot going on in the world of sports and it all seems to be revolving around quarterbacks. This week on Press Row, Christian discusses some of the biggest stories surrounding some of the best signal callers in the game. First up is Kyler Murray. The Heisman trophy winner declared for the NFL Draft on Monday and why shouldn't he? Christian explains it's not just about the money he can make on the field, but how Major League Baseball will severely hurt his bank account off the field....


NBA Midseason Scoop

The NBA Season has reached the midway point and there are plenty of things to talk about. This week on Press Row, Christian heads to the hardwood to the get latest scoop on all things basketball. Speaking of scoop, Brandon "Scoop B" Robinson is back on the program to help break it all down. The Scoop B Radio host discusses the possibility of an Anthony Davis trade, grades the season of the Los Angeles Lakers, and gives some midseason awards. Plus, Christian throws a curveball at him on where...


New Year, Same Steelers

Welcome back, sports fans! After a long holiday break, Press Row is back to tackle some of the biggest topics in sports. Ringing in 2019 is a story that just has Christian flabergasted. What the hell is going on in Pittsburgh?!?! To help Christian make sense of it all, Mike Asti of Pittsburgh Live at 93.7 The Fan is back on the show. Who is to blame for the Antonio Brown saga? Have his antics become a new trend for the standout receiver? And is there a world where AB isn't playing for the...


Merry Christmas from Christian!

A special Christmas message from Christian Heimall.



It's all about the Baltimore Orioles on the final episode of Press Row for 2018. Christian Heimall went to high school outside of Charm City and has a little soft spot for one of the "little brother's" in the American League East. Jon Meoli of the Baltimore Sun joins the program and gives us an update on how things are going in #Birdland with their new GM and Manager. How does the team plan to use it's blank canvas of a roster? How are Orioles fans handling the regime change? And when can we...


Wheeling & Dealing in Vegas

With the MLB Winter Meetings going on in Las Vegas, odds are theres some wheeling and dealing going on. This week on Press Row, Christian Heimall recaps the biggest signings and trade in Sin City and how they impact the rest of the Hot Stove. Before that, he turns his attention to the lack of substance in the NBA. Why do we have to talk about what Steph Curry says on a podcast? Because there's a big problem with storylines in the NBA and Christian isn't afraid to talk about it. All that plus...


MLB's Sizzling Hot Stove

A week before the MLB Winter Meetings, the offseason has been scorched with some big name deals. Join Christian Heimall this week on Press Row as he talks about all the trades, signings, and impacts they'll have on the rest of the offseason. Back again to help break it down is Jared Smith of Who got the best of the Paul Goldschmidt deal? Which NL East team will cruise to a division title in 2019? Most importantly, how does this impact Bryce Harper and Manny Machado's market? Jared...


Tweaking the System

"Fresh off a Thanksgiving weekend that featured A LOT of sports, Christian Heimall tells breaks down all his favorite things from the last week on Press Row. From ""The Match"" to ""Rivalry Saturday"" in college football, there is plenty to talk about. Helping recap it all is Ryan Mayer of CBS Local Sports. The guys discuss everything from how to make golf's attempt at a Pay-Per-View event better to who has a better shot at getting in: UCF or Michigan? Plus, Colin Kaepernick's name gets...


The Devil is In in the Details

"With the first AP Rankings of the college basketball season released it begs the question: Why wasn't Duke #1 to start? Today on Press Row, Christian Heimall wonders the same thing. Joining him to answer that question, and talk other college hoops topics, is Matt Norlander, Senior Writer at CBSSports. His take explains not only why the Blue Devils weren't #1 at the start, but why their quick rise is a positive sign for the game. Plus, there's one other good thing coming to the NCAA this...


2018-19 College Basketball Preview

If there's one thing Christian loves most about the Red Sox winning the World Series, it's how short his layover his before college basketball returns. This week on Press Row, our former college basketball play-by-play announcer previews the biggest storylines on the hardwood. From Duke's impending dominance to the controversy surrounding Kansas, it's all on the table. Helping to preview the season is Aaron Torres of Fox Sports Radio and The Aaron Torres Sports Podcast. What did he think of...