In episode 60, Mike and Brandon catch up on everything in the sports world, including the Los Angeles Rams' blazing start, their expectations for the MLB postseason and whether USC should be pleased with the first several games. The guys briefly discuss the Supreme Court hearing before saying so long. Thanks for listening and don't forget to rate and review the podcast if you enjoy it!
In episode 59, Dave Dameshek hops on to share his feelings about Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell missing in action. He also tries to make sense of Michael's list of apples and football teams, before finally getting back on track to talk about Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout and if there are any problems with baseball. Thanks as always for listening and don't forget to rate the podcast on iTunes!
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah joins the guys to discuss his new job with the Los Angeles Chargers, as well as how he got into scouting and the keys to scouting. DJ also talks about roster decisions and why he wants his kids to play football. After the interview, Mike and Brandon talk about some of the hottest topics, including Ohio State football.
Former MLB pitcher Jason Grilli (8:45) hops on the phone to discuss Ronald Acuna Jr. being hit by Jose Urena, what he thinks about the unwritten rules of baseball and what he's up to now that he has some free time. Thanks for listening, subscribing and reviewing the podcast!
Mike and Brandon are joined by Los Angeles Chargers play-by-play broadcaster Matt "Money" Smith to preview the 2017 NFL season and discuss which teams will make some noise. LIsten to find out who the three think will play in Super Bowl LII. Thanks for listening and please rate the podcast on iTunes!
Mike and Brandon bring back USCFootball.com's Ryan Abraham to preview the 2017 USC Trojans football team. Topics include the hype surrounding the squad, how Sam Darnold continues to be a quiet leader and what teams could pose a challenge to the Trojans' championship hopes.
In episode 30 of Mostly Banter, Mike and Brandon chat with former boxer Frank Stallone about what is so intriguing about the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor, why McGregor has a chance in the fight and which "Rocky" movie is the best one. Then, Mike and Brandon discuss what is going on with the Donald Trump presidency.
MLB.com's Jason Beck joins Michael and Brandon to chat about the possibility of Justin Verlander joining the Los Angeles Dodgers, how a writer gets his sources and what life is like as a baseball writer.
In episode 28, Michael and Brandon chat with former Major League Baseball pitcher Doug Creek about the importance of the MLB All-Star Game, baseball in Japan and what it's like to balance family and baseball during and after your playing career.
In episode 27, Mike and Brandon are joined by Cal State Fullerton men's basketball coach and former Arizona State assistant coach Dedrique Taylor to make sense of Chris Paul leaving for Houston, how CP3 fits in Houston's offense with James Harden and where the Clippers go from here.
Michael and Brandon welcome back James Koh to talk about the Los Angeles Clippers' potential move to Inglewood, Jerry West's role in the front office and whether it will be worth it to buy the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor match. Subscribe on iTunes and rate the podcast! Happy listening!
Mike and Brandon talk briefly about James Comey's appearance in a public session and then bring on Mitch Michals to chat about the Golden State Warriors' dominance in the NBA Finals, if anyone will beat the Warriors in the next 5 years and possible destinations for LeBron James in 2018.
Mike and Brandon bring on Los Angeles Clippers radio host and NFL Network's James Koh to preview the 2017 NBA Finals. The trio discusses the players to watch, the best matchup on the floor and whether LeBron will surpass Michael Jordan as the best player ever. Make sure to subscribe on iTunes and rate the podcast! Happy listening!
Mike and Brandon are joined by their producer, Mike Sherry, to chat about all things Los Angeles Angels and Oakland Raiders. Are the Angels contenders? Is Mike Trout better than Mickey Mantle? How will the Raiders fare in Las Vegas? Subscribe to the podcast and rate the podcast on iTunes! Thanks for listening!
Michael and Brandon are back after a 2-week hiatus to chat about a crazy week for President Donald Trump (2:00), USC renovating the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum before the Los Angeles Rams leave (35:00) and LaVar Ball's impact on Lonzo's draft stock and NBA career (44:30).
NFL Network's Daniel Jeremiah hops on to chat about the Chicago Bears' decision to trade up for Mitchell Trubisky, the role of scouts during the draft process and how he prepares for draft season. Make sure to subscribe on iTunes and rate the podcast! Thanks for listening!
Los Angeles Clippers radio play-by-play broadcaster Brian Sieman joins Mike and Brandon to break down the impact of Blake Griffin's season-ending injury, whether the team will make changes during the summer and what life is like as a broadcaster.
In episode 18, Mike and Brandon talk to Dave Dameshek of the Dave Dameshek Football Program about Tony Romo's upcoming career in broadcasting, which free agent quarterbacks could now land in Houston and how you write a joke and keep jokes about Donald Trump fresh.
NFL Network's Adam Rank joins Mike and Brandon to chat about the Oakland Raiders' move to Las Vegas, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim's chances in 2017, the League of Leagues, comedy and Wrestlemania. Make sure to subscribe and to rate the podcast on iTunes. Thanks as always for listening!