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The Cruz Control Podcast, hosted by Randy Cruz, is the latest edition to The HITS Podcast Network. A new podcast featuring members of the sports. media and entertainment world.

The Cruz Control Podcast, hosted by Randy Cruz, is the latest edition to The HITS Podcast Network. A new podcast featuring members of the sports. media and entertainment world.
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New York City, NY

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The Cruz Control Podcast, hosted by Randy Cruz, is the latest edition to The HITS Podcast Network. A new podcast featuring members of the sports. media and entertainment world.

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@randyjcruz

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English


Episodes

'WWE Money in the Bank' Preview, AEW Officially to TNT, Bray Wyatt's New Character (Ep, 259)

5/18/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Graham Matthews from Bleacher Report to preview the upcoming 'WWE Money in the Bank' pay-per-view. They also discuss AEW officially airing on TNT in the fall, how it could change the WWE, Bray Wyatt's new character and more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/wrestlerant (@wrestlerant) SHIRTS: prowrestlingtees.com/cruzcontrol SUBSCRIBE on iTUNES: apple.co/2k5xzUy

Duration:01:17:52

AEW to TNT? Current State of the WWE (Ep. 258)

5/10/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Graham Matthews from Bleacher Report to discuss AEW possibly heading to TNT in the fall. Rumor of Brock Lesnar retiring from MMA and the current state of the WWE. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/wrestlerant (@wrestlerant) SHIRTS: prowrestlingtees.com/cruzcontrol SUBSCRIBE on iTUNES: apple.co/2k5xzUy

Duration:01:19:56

Wrestlers Leaving WWE, Money in the Bank, Superstar Shakeup, Backlash '99 at 20 (Ep. 257)

4/25/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Graham Matthews from Bleacher Report to discuss Goldust leaving the WWE, Luke Harper wanting to be released from WWE, Sasha Banks and WWE in a stand still, Ronda Rousey's future in the WWE, current Money in the Bank card, fallout from the Superstar Shakeup, Bray Wyatt's upcoming return, Backlash 1999 at 20 and more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/wrestlerant (@wrestlerant) SHIRTS: prowrestlingtees.com/cruzcontrol SUBSCRIBE on iTUNES: apple.co/2k5xzUy

Duration:01:10:26

The Retro Room Ep. 11: NBA Drafts "What If's"

4/17/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Denicio Shoots to revisit some of the previous NBA Drafts, such as the 1996, 1998, 1999 and 2003 Drafts and exploring the "what if's" of those drafts. They also discuss Dwyane Wade, Dirk Nowitzki, Ron Artest not getting drafted by the Knicks in 1999 and more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/denicioshoots (@denicioshoots) RETRO ROOM SHIRTS: prowrestlingtees.com/cruzcontrol SUBSCRIBE on iTUNES: apple.co/2k5xzUy

Duration:01:19:58

'WrestleMania 35' Review, What's Next For Ronda Rousey? Superstar Shakeup (Ep. 256)

4/13/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Graham Matthews from Bleacher Report to review 'WrestleMania 35', what's next for Ronda Rousey, the 'Superstar Shakeup' and more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/wrestlerant (@wrestlerant) SHIRTS: prowrestlingtees.com/cruzcontrol SUBSCRIBE on iTUNES: apple.co/2k5xzUy

Duration:01:01:23

The Retro Room Ep. 10: Anthony Puccio from SB Nation and NetsDaily on mid 2000's New Jersey Nets

4/8/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Anthony Puccio from SB Nation and Nets Daily to revisit the mid 2000's New Jersey Nets. Topics include their trips to the NBA Finals in 2002 and 2003, Jason Kidd's free agency in 2003 and what if he had went to the San Antonio Spurs, Kenyon Martin traded in 2004 to Denver, Vince Carter traded to the Nets in 2004, the Deron Williams era, the organization moving to Brooklyn in 2012 and more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/APOOCH (@APOOCH) RETRO ROOM...

Duration:01:09:07

'WrestleMania 35' & 'NXT TakeOver' Preview, WrestleMania 12's Ironman Match (Ep. 255)

4/4/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Graham Matthews from Bleacher Report as they preview 'WrestleMania 35' and 'NXT TakeOver'. They also discuss whether the Ironman Match between Bret Hart and Shawn Michaels from 'WrestleMania 12' is overrated, anniversaries for 'WrestleMania V' and 'WrestleMania 25' and more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/wrestlerant (@wrestlerant) SHIRTS: prowrestlingtees.com/cruzcontrol SUBSCRIBE on iTUNES: apple.co/2k5xzUy

Duration:01:19:28

The Retro Room Ep. 9: Michael Jordan's "Double Nickel" game and 69 point game on March 28

3/28/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Denicio Shoots as they discuss Michael Jordan scoring a career high 69 points against the Cavaliers on March 28, 1990 and his "Double Nickel" game against the Knicks on March 28, 1995. They also discuss Mark Price being an underrated point guard, as well as deciding on who were the top 10 point guards of the 90's and more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/denicioshoots(@denicioshoots) RETRO ROOM SHIRTS: prowrestlingtees.com/cruzcontrol SUBSCRIBE on...

Duration:01:29:34

The Retro Room Ep. 8: Remixing the NBA Top 50 List and the Knicks vs Heat Rivalry in the 90's

3/23/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by the Sports Director for BronxNet Television and WFUV 90.7FM to remix the NBA Top 50 list from 1997, who gets in from the modern era and who comes out. They also revisit the Knicks vs Heat rivalry from the 90's, their playoff matchups, the Pat Riley era in New York, why he left to Miami and is the 1997 Knicks team the best team they had in order to win a championship in the 90's and more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/thevoicebobbyc (@thevoicebobbyc)...

Duration:01:18:38

'WrestleMania 35' Pre-Preview & 25th Anniversary of 'WrestleMania X' w/ Brian Shields (Ep. 254)

3/21/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by New York Times Best Selling Author Brian Shields to pre-preview 'WrestleMania 35', why the Raw Women's Championship match should be the main event and revisiting 'WrestleMania X' as it celebrates its 25th Anniversary to discuss its legacy and more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/itsbrianshields (@itsbrianshields) SHIRTS: prowrestlingtees.com/cruzcontrol SUBSCRIBE on iTUNES: apple.co/2k5xzUy

Duration:01:17:26

The Retro Room Ep. 7: Great College Basketball Runs and Re-Drafting NBA Drafts

3/16/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by NBA & Collegiate Athlete Trainer David Zenon to discuss some of the great college basketball runs, such as Duke in 1992, Syracuse in 2003, Davidson in 2009 and UConn in 2011. They also look back at previous NBA Drafts and figure out how they would re-draft them, discuss what if Carmelo Anthony was drafted by Detroit in 2003 and much more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/davidzenon1 (@davidzenon1) RETRO ROOM SHIRTS: prowrestlingtees.com/cruzcontrol...

Duration:01:19:36

'Fastlane' Review, Potential WrestleMania 35 Lineup, 15th Anniversary of WrestleMania XX (Ep. 253)

3/15/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Graham Matthews from Bleacher Report to review 'WWE Fastlane'. They also discuss the potential 'WrestleMania 35' card, who Kurt Angle should face in his retirement match, what's next for the Shield, the storyline involving Kofi Kingston for the WWE Championship, Harlem Heat being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame, the 15th Anniversary of 'WrestleMania XX' and more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/wrestlerant (@wrestlerant) SHIRTS:...

Duration:01:02:42

The Retro Room Ep. 6: The Legacy of SLAM Magazine with Russ Bengtson

3/9/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by former Editor-in-Chief of SLAM Magazine Russ Bengston to discuss the 25-year legacy of SLAM Magazine. Topics include how Bengston got his start with the magazine in 1995, Larry Johnson being on the cover first, being significant when print was the way of the world, favorite articles, the magazine starting the year after Michael Jordan retired and embracing a different generation afterwards, why the SLAM Magazine cover was so coveted, how the magazine evolved over the...

Duration:01:33:37

'FastLane' preview, Another Shield Reunion, Ronda Rousey Heel Turn? (Ep. 252)

3/7/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Graham Matthews from Bleacher Report to preview the upcoming pay-per-view 'WWE FastLane'. They also discuss the latest Shield reunion, Ronda Rousey's apparent heel turn, fantasy booking 'WrestleMania 35', the current Hall of Fame Class of 2019 and more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/wrestlerant (@wrestlerant) SHIRTS: prowrestlingtees.com/cruzcontrol SUBSCRIBE on iTUNES: apple.co/2k5xzUy

Duration:00:53:41

The Retro Room Ep. 5: Who Should've Won the MVP in Certain Years?

3/2/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Denicio Shoots to discuss who should've won the MVP award in certain seasons? Should Steve Nash have won back to back MVP's? Should Derrick Rose have won the award over LeBron James in 2011? Should Karl Malone have won the award over Michael Jordan in 1997? They also discuss the biggest upsets in playoff history with the 8 seeded Nuggets, Knicks and Warriors defeating the Sonics, Heat and Mavericks and much more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz)...

Duration:01:07:42

Changes within WWE, Reigns/Batista/Owens/Hardy Return, Bryan vs Kingston at WM 35? (Ep. 251)

2/28/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Graham Matthews from Bleacher Report to discuss the returns of Roman Reigns, Batista, Kevin Owens and Matt Hardy. They also discuss changes within WWE, firing of Arn Anderson and the hiring of Bruce Prichard, dynamic between Vince McMahon, Stephanie McMahon, Shane McMahon and Triple H, rivalry heating up between Ronda Rousey and Becky Lynch, storyline regarding Kofi Kingston and WrestleMania 35 and more! twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/wrestlerant...

Duration:01:06:15

The Retro Room Ep. 4: Alex Kennedy from HoopsHype talks 90's and 2000's Orlando Magic

2/23/2019
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Randy Cruz and Alex Kennedy from HoopsHype discuss mid 90's to mid 2000's Orlando Magic. Topics include the Shaq and Penny era and "what if" they had stayed together in Orlando...would they have won a championship together? Also the '93 Draft Day trade that sent Penny Hardaway to Orlando and Chris Webber to Golden State, the Magic signing Tracy McGrady and Grant Hill in the summer of 2000, could've had Tim Duncan go there as well that summer, "what if" Grant Hill had stayed healthy during...

Duration:01:34:29

The Retro Room Ep. 3: Josh Eberley from Hoop Mag talks 90's Mavs & Dirk Nowitzki's 20 Year Career

2/15/2019
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Randy Cruz and Josh Eberely from Hoop Mag discuss 90's Mavericks, including the "Triple J Ranch" era with Jason Kidd, Jim Jackson and Jamal Mashburn. What if they had stayed together? Were they broken up too quick? They also discuss Dirk Nowitzki's 20 year NBA career and his greatest rivals, the 1998 NBA Draft class being underrated, trades that sent Dirk Nowitzki, Steve Nash and Michael Finley to Dallas, the 2006 and 2011 NBA Finals against the Miami Heat, their 2007 first round exit as the...

Duration:01:10:42

Elimination Chamber Preview, Ronda/Becky/Charlotte, Batista Returning at WrestleMania? (Ep. 250)

2/15/2019
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Randy Cruz is joined by Graham Matthews from Bleacher Report to preview the upcoming 'Elimination Chamber' event. They also discuss Charlotte Flair replacing Becky Lynch at 'WrestleMania' vs Ronda Rousey and how the storyline will continue going further, rumors of Batista returning at 'WrestleMania' and more. twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/wrestlerant (@wrestlerant) SHIRTS: prowrestlingtees.com/cruzcontrol SUBSCRIBE on iTUNES: apple.co/2k5xzUy

Duration:00:56:11

Ian Begley of ESPN New York Talks Porzingis Trade, Potential No. 1 Pick, 2019 Free Agency (Ep. 249)

2/14/2019
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Randy Cruz and David Zenon are joined by Ian Begley from ESPN New York to discuss the trade that sent Kristaps Porzingis to Dallas, the future of DeAndre Jordan as a Knick, the development of the Knicks' young players, losing 18 games in a row, potential number 1 pick in this summer's draft, 2019 free agency that could see Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving signing with the Knicks this summer and more! twitter.com/randyjcruz (@randyjcruz) twitter.com/ianbegley (@ianbegley) twitter.com/davidzenon1...

Duration:00:29:07