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Missing the Point

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Six voices, one podcast. Missing the Point is a one-hour podcast bringing you the biggest stories in the world of sports with a New England flavor. Joe Malkin, Michael Marcangelo, Bob Kelly, Dave Clarke, Rayshawn Buchanan, and Craig D’Alessandro go deep to bring analysis, criticism, praise, and overall humor. In addition to the regular shows, we offer numerous specialized episodes, game shows, trips back in time through New England’s dominance since 2000, and more! New episodes drop every week! Make sure to subscribe, or you’re completely Missing the Point!

Six voices, one podcast. Missing the Point is a one-hour podcast bringing you the biggest stories in the world of sports with a New England flavor. Joe Malkin, Michael Marcangelo, Bob Kelly, Dave Clarke, Rayshawn Buchanan, and Craig D’Alessandro go deep to bring analysis, criticism, praise, and overall humor. In addition to the regular shows, we offer numerous specialized episodes, game shows, trips back in time through New England’s dominance since 2000, and more! New episodes drop every week! Make sure to subscribe, or you’re completely Missing the Point!

Location:

United States

Description:

Six voices, one podcast. Missing the Point is a one-hour podcast bringing you the biggest stories in the world of sports with a New England flavor. Joe Malkin, Michael Marcangelo, Bob Kelly, Dave Clarke, Rayshawn Buchanan, and Craig D’Alessandro go deep to bring analysis, criticism, praise, and overall humor. In addition to the regular shows, we offer numerous specialized episodes, game shows, trips back in time through New England’s dominance since 2000, and more! New episodes drop every week! Make sure to subscribe, or you’re completely Missing the Point!

Twitter:

@NightWrap

Language:

English


Episodes

Patriots/Cowboys Week, John Gruden Email Fallout, Red Sox/Astros ALCS Rematch

10/14/2021
Sign up for our mailing list so you never miss an episode or special bonus surprises! On this episode of MTP, it's Dallas Cowboys/New England Patriots week, as we break down the matchup between two teams heading in different directions. (2:13) We'll discuss John Gruden resigning as Head Coach of the Las Vegas Raiders after emails he sent while at ESPN of him using extremely derogatory terms surfaced last week, and the fallout, including newly leaked emails from ESPN Insider Adam Schefter....

Duration:01:01:13

Brady Beats Belichick, Week 4 Reactions, Red Sox/Yankees' Wild Card Matchup

10/5/2021
Sign up for our mailing list so you never miss an episode or special bonus surprises! On this episode of MTP, we talk about how there are no moral victories as Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers come to Foxborough and defeat the New England Patriots. But, the victory wasn't as lopsided as most had predicted. We recap some of the best moments from Week 4 in the NFL, including The Dallas Cowboy's win over the Carolina Panthers, Justin Field's and the Chicago Bears victory over the...

Duration:01:01:39

Cowboy's Resurgence, Tom Brady's Return To Foxboro, Justin Fields' Terrible Debut For the Bears, Red Sox Collapse

9/29/2021
Sign up for our mailing list so you never miss an episode or special bonus surprises! On this episode of MTP, we react to the Cowboy's great start with a win over the Philadelphia Eagles (2:04), Justin Fields' terrible debut for the Chicago Bears (18:24), The MTP Week 4 Power Rankings (34:49) Tom Brady, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers return to Foxboro to take on Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots(45:44), and we'll touch on the Boston Red Sox sputtering playoff chances....

Duration:01:15:52

Justin Fields set for first NFL Start, Mac Jones' First Two NFL Starts, Week 3 NFL Power Rankings

9/23/2021
Sign up for our mailing list so you never miss an episode or special bonus surprises! On this episode of MTP, we react to the news that Justin Fields will make his debut as the starter for the Chicago Bears this week vs the Cleveland Browns (8:30), check-in on Mac Jones's first few starts for the Patriots (31:25), if Tom Brady and Gronks are going for the Peyton Manning Marvin Harrison touchdown in receiving yards records (37:20) and will take a look the MTP NFL Week 3 Power Rankings...

Duration:00:59:07

Overreactions to Week 1 of the 2021 NFL Season, Week 2 NFL Power Rankings

9/15/2021
Sign up for our mailing list so you never miss an episode or special bonus surprises! On today's show, we give our overreactions and takeaways from Week 1 of the NFL season, from Aaron Rodgers being benched in Green Bay, to the Patriots starting 0-1 under rookie QB Mac Jones, to Dak Prescott picking up right where he left off last season before his injury. We'll break down the biggest takeaways from week 1, and Bobby will present the official MTP Power Rankings for week 2. Hosts: Bob...

Duration:01:06:58

Over/Under on Vegas AFC/NFC Win Totals For The 2021 NFL Season

9/9/2021
Sign up for our mailing list so you never miss an episode or special bonus surprises! MTP Interview with Jim McBride from the Boston Globe On today's show, Football is officially back! Dave and Mike sit down and go over Las Vegas's projected win total for every NFL team in the AFC and NFC. We'll tell you who they got right, and who they got dead wrong! Hosts: Dave Clarke, Michael Marcangelo Producer: Craig D'Alessandro Tweet your questions to @MTPshow with hashtag #askMTP, email us at...

Duration:01:14:56

Boston Globe's Jim McBride on Cam Newton's Release and New England Patriot's Expectations

9/8/2021
Sign up for our mailing list so you never miss an episode or special bonus surprises! Follow Jim McBride on Twitter This week, we're joined by Patriots Beat Writer for the Boston Globe, Jim McBride. We'll talk to Jim about Cam Newton's release from the Patriots, Mac Jones's accession to the Starting Quarterback role, the expectations for the 2021 Patriots, and how he believes Tom Brady will be received when he returns to Gillette Stadium in week 4 of the 2021 NFL Season. We'll also...

Duration:00:38:25

New England Patriots release Cam Newton; Mac Jones to start at QB

9/1/2021
Sign up for our mailing list so you never miss an episode or special bonus surprises! In this episode, we react to the New England Patriots' surprise cut of presumed starting quarterback, Cam Newton, and the ascension of rookie Mac Jones to the starting quarterback role. We'll discuss where Cam Newton's next destination might be, and what the expectations for Jones are moving forward as the starter. We'll also discuss which teams we believe will be the biggest risers and fallers in the...

Duration:01:10:00

MTP After Dark: Karen Guregian from The Boston Herald

8/29/2021
Sign up for our mailing list so you never miss an episode or special bonus surprises! In this bonus episode of MTP: After Dark, we listen in to some of the items that were left on the cutting room floor from Episode 78 with Karen Guregian from The Boston Herald. We'll discuss the importance of joint practices for the Patriots, Tom Brady's current relationship with the New England Patriots, why The Patriots Drafted Alabama's Mac Jones instead of trading up and targeting Ohio State's Justin...

Duration:00:23:00

Part 2: Second Annual NFL Prediction Show

8/25/2021
Check Out Our Latest Episode Here It's Our Second Annual NFL Prediction Show: Mike and Bobby vs Ray and Joe as we battle to see who can more accurately predict the 2021 NFL Season In this episode, we preview the AFC South, NFC & AFC North, and the AFC & NFC West Hosts: Dave Clarke, Joe Malkin, Bob Kelly, Michael Marcangelo, Rayshawn Buchanan Producer: Craig D'Alessandro Tweet your questions to @MTPshow with hashtag #askMTP, email us at Craig@MTPshow.com, or leave us a voicemail on our...

Duration:01:04:31

Part 1: Second Annual NFL Prediction Show

8/25/2021
Check Out Our Latest Episode Here It's Our Second Annual NFL Prediction Show: Mike and Bobby vs Ray and Joe as we battle to see who can more accurately predict the 2021 NFL Season In this episode, we preview the NFC and AFC East, and also the NFC South Hosts: Dave Clarke, Joe Malkin, Bob Kelly, Michael Marcangelo, Rayshawn Buchanan Producer: Craig D'Alessandro Tweet your questions to @MTPshow with hashtag #askMTP, email us at Craig@MTPshow.com, or leave us a voicemail on our website to...

Duration:00:49:24

Kayfabe Critics: 2021 WWE SummerSlam Preview

8/20/2021
Check Out Our Latest Episode Here On this Episode: The Kayfabe Critics crew preview WWE SummerSlam being held August 21st, 2021, at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada. Will John Cena defeat the Head of the Table, Roman Reigns to claim his 17th-World Title? Will the Almighty Bobby Lashey fall to the Iconic Goldberg? Will The Boss, Sasha Banks reclaim her Smackdown Woman's Championship from the EST of WWE, Bianca Belair? Will RK-Bro defeat AJ Styles and Omos to claim their first WWE Tag...

Duration:01:11:33

Who will be crowned champions of the Premier League this season, What does MLS need to do to be taken seriously globally?

8/19/2021
Check Out Our Latest Episode Here On this episode: It's our first MTP Kickabout show: We'll discuss if the BBC, Sky Sports, and the mainstream media in Britain discount Liverpool’s chances of winning the league this season? How do we think Jurgen Klopp feels having his full-strength Liverpool squad back? Why did Lionel Messi leave Barcelona to go to PSG? Where does Major League Soccer need to do to be taken seriously by the likes of Premier League, Serie A, and Bundesliga fans across the...

Duration:01:19:30

Reaction to Marcus Smart agreeing to 4-year, $77 million extension with the Boston Celtics

8/18/2021
Check Out Our Latest Episode Here How Craig feels about the Marcus Smart extension. Our Conversations with Josue Pavon On this episode: we’ll dive in and react to Marcus Smart signing a 4-year/$77 Million dollar max contract extension to remain with the Boston Celtics, and if it changes the Celtics mentality heading into the 2021 season and an expected big free agency market in 2022. And with new trade exceptions, thanks to the Evan Fournier transaction, who might be some targets for the...

Duration:00:34:00

2021 New England Patriots Season Preview with Karen Guregian from The Boston Herald

8/12/2021
Check Out Our Latest Episode Here Follow Karen on Twitter Her Latest from the Boston Herald On this episode; We’re once again joined by the lead beat writer of The New England Patriots for the Boston Herald, Karen Guregian, to preview the New England Patriots 2021 Season. We’ll take a look at the quarterback battle between Cam Newton and 2021 First Round Pick Mac Jones, N’Keal Harry's impressive camp showing after requesting a trade, the improved Patriots offense & defense, and where we...

Duration:01:07:23

Chris "Knuckles" Nilan on His Career, Battling Addiction, and The Last Gladiators

8/11/2021
Check Out Our Latest Episode Here Follow Chris on Twitter His Website On this episode, we're joined by former NHL right-winger, an enforcer, and Stanley Cup Champion Chris "Knuckles" Nilan. We'll talk to Chris about his career playing for the Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers, and Boston Bruins. How he battled his addiction with drugs and alcohol, and how his life and career were predominantly featured in the 2011 documentary "The Last Gladiators." Hosts: Bob Kelly, Michael...

Duration:00:55:06

Team USA Basketball Struggles, U.S. Sprinter Sha'Carri Richardson Olympic Disqualification, Simone Biles Withdrawal for Mental Health

8/4/2021
Check Out Our Latest Episode Here On this episode, we'll talk about the struggles of the Team USA Basketball to this point of the games, and if's this is truly the right team to send it over if the USA wanted to win gold, We'll discuss Sha'Carri Richardson's Olympic suspension and disqualification over a positive weed test, Simone Biles, withdrawing from multiple gymnastic events to cope with her mental health. And we'll discuss who is the more iconic and dominant Team USA swimmer Katie...

Duration:00:51:43

First Day of 2021 NBA Free Agency, 2021 NBA Draft Winners and Losers, Marcus Smart Wants $20 Million Dollars a Year?!

8/3/2021
Check Out Our Latest Episode Here On this episode: we'll recap the first few hours of The 2021 NBA free agency, discuss the winners and losers from the 2021 NBA Draft, and is Marcus Smart worth $20 million a year? Because that's what he’s asking for! Hosts: Rayshawn Buchanan, Michael Marcangelo, Bob Kelly Producer: Craig D'Alessandro Tweet your questions to @MTPshow with hashtag #askMTP, email us at Craig@MTPshow.com, or leave us a voicemail on our website to be featured on the...

Duration:01:04:21

Milwaukee Bucks are NBA Champions, Jayson Tatum Offseason Criticism

7/23/2021
Check Out Our Latest Episode Here On this episode; we recap the Milwaukee Bucks winning their first NBA championship since 1971. We'll talk about where Giannis Antetokounmpo ranks among the NBA's best players and what a championship means for his future We'll also talk about Chris Paul and what's next in his future after he and the Phoenix Suns once again failed to get a ring. We'll also discuss Jayson Tatum and the Boston Celtics, and the criticism Tatum has received this offseason,...

Duration:01:15:17

Shohei Ohtani as the Face of Baseball, Trevor Bauer Sexual Assault Allegations, NHL Expansion Draft with Annie O'Donnell

7/20/2021
Check Out Our Latest Episode Here: http://www.mtpshow.com Listen to OD on Sports: Apple, Spotify Follow Annie on Instagram, Twitter, TikTok On this episode, we're joined by Annie O'Donnell from the OD on Sports Podcast. Annie joins us for a conversation on Shoehai Ohtani as the new face of Major League Baseball and reacting to Stephen A. Smith's comments on the matter. (4:12) We also discuss the recent developments in the sexual assault allegations involving Los Angeles Dodger's...

Duration:01:14:02