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Are Adam and Nathan heroes? Probably not. But they are the hosts of a podcast Nevada sports fans have needed for too long -- The Reno Slant.

Are Adam and Nathan heroes? Probably not. But they are the hosts of a podcast Nevada sports fans have needed for too long -- The Reno Slant.
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Are Adam and Nathan heroes? Probably not. But they are the hosts of a podcast Nevada sports fans have needed for too long -- The Reno Slant.




041: Nevada baseball coach TJ Bruce, Can Nevada win the Mountain West Tourney? Wild week for Reno pros

Somehow, Nevada snuck into the Mountain West Conference Baseball Tournament (5:46). Head coach TJ Bruce talks about getting in, relying on the long ball, and this weekend’s starting rotation (16:10). What does Nevada have to do to dog pile at Peccole Park this weekend (36:37)? For slants, the Shoups talk NBA Conference Finals, Reno 1868 FC and Steve Alford vs the Sparks Tribune — kind of (1:00:50).


040: Nevada baseball great Austin Byler + New Pack hoops commit Zane Meeks, Nevada baseball playoff hopes still have a pulse, Jordan Brown

Nevada baseball dug deep and found necessary sweep at San Jose State to keep playoff hopes alive (5:49). Pack baseball great Austin Byler reminisces on his time in Reno, his up-and-down pro career, and battling adversity (17:24). New Nevada hoops signee Zane Meeks talks about life at 6-9, what it’s like being heavily recruited, and moving the three-point line back (45:05). What needs to happen for Nevada baseball to get into the postseason (1:03:05)? For slants, the Shoups talk NBA...


039: Nevada centerfielder Jaylon McLaughlin + Steve Alford commit Kane Milling, Wolf Pack baseball on the ropes, Matt Mumme’s offense

Nevada baseball had a weekend to forget against Fresno (6:18). Centerfielder Jaylon McLaughlin discusses the vibe in the locker room, his breakout year, and why he loves Moana (17:00). Kane Milling from France, Steve Alford’s first commit, talks about his decision, what he knows about Reno, and American food he’s excited for (29:13). Wolf Pack baseball heads to San Jose State this weekend and needs a sweep (43:34). For slants, the Shoups discuss the Reno pros, Matt Mumme, and 2019 Mackay...


038: Nevada ace Ryan Anderson, Nevada baseball playoffs start now, #OperationPackBack is back

Nevada football spring ball is in the books, now what (5:17)? Nevada baseball endured a frustrating weekend at Air Force (12:46). Wolf Pack ace and Spanish Springs alum Ryan Anderson talks about the stretch run, moving to the bullpen last year, and the upcoming MLB Draft (22:17). Now Nevada baseball almost needs a series win at home against conference-leading Fresno State (39:45). For slants, the Shoups talk #OperationPackBack, Game of Thrones taking over the Internet, and Packfetti vs Cal...


037: Nevada punter Quinton Conaway, #OperationPackBack, Nevada baseball is literally on fire

The Nevada basketball roster is starting to take shape (5:11). Nevada baseball backs up series win over unLv with crazy two-game sweep of Oregon State (13:21). Nevada punter Quinton Conaway finally joins the show ahead of the Silver and Blue game (23:25). T.J. Bruce and the Pack will look to remain hot this weekend at Air Force (51:54). For slants, the Shoups talk the spring game, Knights-Sharks, and hoops recruiting needs (1:03:21).


036: Aaron Torres of Fox Sports Radio + Voice of Nevada John Ramey, Meaning of Steve Alford to Nevada, Nevada Baseball turning a corner?

Steve Alford is officially Nevada’s men’s basketball coach (6:18). Nevada baseball picks up needed series win at New Mexico (16:19). Recurring guest Aaron Torres of Fox Sports Radio doesn’t like Alford’s fit in Reno and makes a Lawlor attendance bet (23:12). Also a recurring guest, voice of Nevada John Ramey does like Alford’s fit and digs into Wolf Pack baseball (57:18). Nevada baseball has a big five-game stretch at Peccole vs unLv (1:14:08) and Oregon St (1:22:52). For slants, the Shoups...


035: Ex-Nevada hoops star D.J. Fenner, Coping with Muss to Arkansas, Steve Alford coming to Reno?

And then the Musselman era ended (5:45). Welcome to the Steve Alford era (20:40)? Nevada baseball bats remain cold vs SDSU (24:50). Former Nevada star D.J. Fenner discusses Muss’ departure, his time in Reno, his professional career in Europe, and overcoming adversity (30:15). The craziest bet ever (1:04:39). Pack baseball now heads to Albuquerque (1:12:34). For slants, the Shoups talk naps during The Masters, poor-taste photoshopping, and Jazz Johnson (1:22:18).


034: Reno’s own Gabby Williams, Sound the #MussWatch alarms, Important weekend for Nevada baseball

It was another tough weekend for Nevada baseball’s bats (7:07). WNBA player Gabby Williams, a standout at UConn and Reed High, discuses adjusting to professional hoops, playing in Europe, and the development of her game (15:12). Muss watch goes crazy (37:37). Nevada baseball now prepares for a telling home series vs San Diego State (47:13). For slants, the Shoups talk Final Four in Minneapolis, Random MLB thoughts, and April Fool’s (1:01:47).


033: Nevada legend Deonte Burton + Jordan Sperber of Hoop Vision, Nevada hoops comes undone, Nevada baseball’s time to shine

Somehow, the Nevada basketball season is already done after a first-round NCAA Tournament loss to Florida (9:46). Nevada legend Deonte Burton discusses the G League, Nevada dunks, and what’s next (23:15). Hoop Vision Founder Jordan Sperber remembers a fun story in Reno, talks Nevada’s late struggles and analytics (40:25). Nevada baseball hosts Air Force this weekend (1:15:19). For slants, the Shoups talk March Sadness, Nevada’s painful losses and Rayjon Tucker (1:31:49).


032: Nevada great Cam Oliver + Dan Wolken of USA Today, Nevada NCAA Tournament preview, Will we see shirtless Muss?

Nevada stumbled in the Mountain West Tournament (7:48). Dan Wolken of USA Today talks Nevada in the NCAA Tournament, Thad Matta to unLv, and the FBI investigation (15:14). Nevada great Cam Oliver talks pro ball, rehab and being a parent (40:15). How does Nevada matchup with Florida, and potentially Michigan (1:11:03)? For slants, the Shoups recap Nevada baseball’s strong weekend, go Roadtrippin’ with Chad Hartley and March Madness betting tips (1:19:55).


031: Eli Boettger of Mountain West Wire, Mountain West Tournament preview, Tips for a week in Vegas

Nevada clinched the Mountain West regular season title - again (7:08). Eli Boettger of the Mountain West Wire returns to share thoughts on the regular season, who has the most to gain/lose this week in Vegas, and his Mountain West Tournament predictions (18:24). What are Nevada fans biggest reasons for optimism/concern this week (44:17)? For slants, the Shoups discuss Selection Sunday’s salvation, go Roadtrippin’ with Chad Hartley, and Vegas beer buckets (1:13:15).


030: Jeff Goodman of Stadium, Nevada and SDSU at Lawlor is going to be crazy, Who’s the Wolf Pack’s biggest threat in Vegas?

Nevada finds turbulence at Utah State then steadies at Air Force (5:16). Stadium Basketball Analyst Jeff Goodman shares his current perception of the Wolf Pack, officiating woes, and Saturday’s decisive matchup at Lawlor with San Diego State (24:31). What does the Wolf Pack have to do to get past Aztecs (52:30)? For slants, the Shoups, look into a big weekend for Nevada baseball, biggest threats to Nevada’s conference title in Vegas, and personal bad beats (1:13:06).


029: Geoff Grammer of the Albuquerque Journal, Nevada owns unLv, All eyes on Nevada at Utah State on Saturday

Nevada continued to own unLv (4:59). Geoff Grammer of the Albuquerque Journal talks Mountain West officiating #drink, Mountain West struggles, and Paul Weir’s sweaters (12:10). Nevada and Utah State will play the de facto Mountain West regular season title game (53:00), then the Pack goes to Air Force (1:04:19). For slants, the Shoups go Roadtrippin’ with Chad Hartley, talk Nevada baseball’s hot start, and long cats (1:12:43).


028: Mike Randle of Screen the Screener podcast, San Diego State remains the worst, Huge games against Fresno and UNLV upcoming

Nevada lost to San Diego State - again (7:13). After pissing Reno off last month, Mike Randle, co-host of Screen the Screener podcast, shares his thoughts on this Nevada basketball team and postseason betting tips (17:51). The Wolf Pack has two big home games against Fresno (43:09) and UNLV (56:24) coming up. For slants, the Shoups talk AAF financial problems, Nevada baseball’s nice start, and ponder how Reno would react to Nevada winning the natty (1:11:30).


027: Nevada Baseball Coach TJ Bruce, Can Nevada basketball get over the hump at San Diego State? Nevada’s #BracketPreview seeding

Nevada basketball got even with New Mexico in a big way (6:30). Nevada Baseball Coach TJ Bruce previews the upcoming season, talks about aspirations, and how to start winning in the conference tournament ahead of Friday’s season opener in Texas (15:45). Eric Musselman’s squad has two contrasting road games at Wyoming (45:31) and SDSU (55:10). For slants, the Shoups talk football’s return*, go Roadtrippin’ with Chad Hartley, and the Pack’s (projected) 4 seed (1:07:17).


026: Bracketville Founder Dave Ommen, Colorado State is done with Nevada, Saying goodbye to football

Nevada basketball waxed Colorado State - again (6:21). Bracketville Founder Dave Ommen digs deep into Nevada’s NCAA Tournament seeding scenarios, the NET, and Mountain West at-large hopes (15:57). Eric Musselman and company now prepare for a revenge game against New Mexico at Lawlor (44:13). The 2019 Nevada football schedule is out (59:05). For slants, the Shoups share love/hates about the 2018-19 football season, East Coast bias, and basketball polos (1:05:24).


025: Nevada Football Coach Jay Norvell, Nevada smacks unLv, Winning Super Bowl prop bets

Nevada hoops clowned on UNLV in Vegas (5:58). Nevada Head Football Coach Jay Norvell grades his second season in Reno, talks the 2019 recruiting class and the upcoming quarterback competition (16:59). Eric Musselman’s squad will now host Boise State (39:45) and travel to Colorado State (53:35). For slants, the Shoups pick 10 Super Bowl prop bets, talk overrated college basketball rivalries, and go Roadtrippin’ with Chad Hartley (1:06:50).


024: Ryan Radtke, Muss taking Nevada to Vegas with win No. 100, What seed will Wolf Pack be?

The Nevada basketball team looked the part for the first time in awhile, handling Colorado State (6:56). Former Nevada and current Westwood One play-by-play man Ryan Radtke talks calling the Olympics in South Korea, a lie that got him the Nevada job, and Twitter disdain (15:07). The Wolf Pack is off on Saturday before playing a surging UNLV team at Thomas and Mack (55:07). For slants, the Shoups talk Saturday’s pivotal Mountain West games, Nevada’s tourney seed, and go Roadtrippin’ to Vegas...


023: Silver and Blue Outfitters Owner Mark Glodowski, Cody Freaking Martin, Air Force and Colorado State stink

Cody Martin changes the trajectory of Nevada’s season with a miracle at Boise (6:33). Silver and Blue Outfitters Owner Mark Glodowski shares the fascinating story of Nevada’s official merchandiser and entrepreneurship advice (19:11). Nevada basketball returns to Lawlor for two games against struggling Air Force (43:40) and Colorado State (59:32). For slants, the Shoups make championship weekend NFL betting picks, get mad at math, and dig into Nevada’s state history (1:10:42).


022: Kevin Sweeney of CBB Central, Nevada bounces back and preps for massive two-game road swing, Malik Henry coming to Reno

Nevada opens a can of Wolf Pack (shoutout Rich Waltz) on San Jose St after shocking New Mexico loss (5:22). Kevin Sweeney of CBB Central shares what the defeat at The Pit means, his thoughts on the Wolf Pack’s defense, and why the Pac-12 sticks (14:38). A pivotal two-game road swing at Fresno (37:48) and Boise (53:07) awaits. For slants, the Shoups make divisional weekend betting picks, talk Malik Henry and go Roadtrippin’ with Chad Hartley (1:06:13).