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Thanksgiving Football part 2: Chad Neal, Jason Bakoulis, Lee Elci, and Duane Maranda

11/20/2017
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Part 2 of 2. Take a trip down memory lane as Keith and special guest host Casey O’Neill talk Thanksgiving football with Killingly head coach Chad Neal, Norwich Free Academy head coach Jason Bakoulis, former Waterford standout Lee Elci, and Westerly head coach Duane Maranda. Listen to part 1 here: https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-fjmfr-7bcb2c

Duration: 00:31:21


Thanksgiving Football part 1: Jim Buonocore, Juan Roman, Ken Daniewicz, and Troy McKelvin

11/14/2017
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Part 1 of 2. Take a trip down memory lane as Keith and special guest host Casey O’Neill talk Thanksgiving football with Ledyard athletic director Jim Buonocore, New London head coach Juan Roman, referee Ken Daniewicz, and former New London standout Troy McKelvin. Listen for part two next week with Chad Neal, Jason Bakoulis, Lee Elci, and Duane Maranda.

Duration: 00:35:26


Is there any consistency with the CIAC?

11/7/2017
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Does Ledyard basketball deserve to be placed in Division 2 under the new format? Ledyard High School boys basketball coach Dave Cornish makes his case with Joe Morelli of GameTime CT and The New Haven Register.

Duration: 00:29:56


Special World Series edition with Blue Jays pitching coach Pete Walker

10/31/2017
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East Lyme High School graduate and Toronto Blue Jays pitching coach Pete Walker breaks down the 2017 World Series and talks about his nearly 30 year career in professional baseball.

Duration: 00:35:43


Are UConn football and basketball moving in the right direction?

10/18/2017
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The Day’s Gavin Keefe gives some insight into the state of UConn football after a big win over Temple, and previews the UConn men’s basketball season.

Duration: 00:25:29


Yale’s Chris Vincent on the recent NCAA basketball scandal

10/12/2017
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Yale director of basketball operations Chris Vincent (Norwich Free Academy class of 2009) talks about the ripple effects of the recent college basketball scandal, and how Ivy League schools are staying competitive with tougher academic standards. Plus, The Sports Doctor and producer Peter Huoppi discuss whether to care about the U.S. men’s soccer team not qualifying for the World Cup. Music: Big Rock Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

Duration: 00:29:13


Rudy Bagos and the East Lyme Vikings are the surprise of the ECC

10/3/2017
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Keith talks with East Lyme High School head football coach Rudy Bagos about the team’s surprising 3-1 after going 1-9 last season.

Duration: 00:14:06


Fitch’s Mike Ellis and GameTimeCT’s Sean Patrick Bowley talk football

9/19/2017
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Keith checks in with Fitch High School head football coach Mike Ellis ahead of Friday’s game with Montville. Both teams had disappointing seasons in 2016, but have started 2-0 in 2017. Also, Sean Patrick Bowley of GameTimeCT talks about how the top ECC teams stack up against the state’s best.

Duration: 00:27:46


Montville football coach Tanner Grove

9/13/2017
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Montville High School football coach Tanner Grove talks about the difficulties and the rewards of coaching at a small high school.

Duration: 00:23:45


Providence College men’s basketball coach Ed Cooley

9/6/2017
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Providence College men’s basketball coach Ed Cooley talks about Kris Dunn, his favorite basketball memories, and whether the Friars will ever play UConn again.

Duration: 00:21:04


New London football coach Juan Roman

8/30/2017
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New London High School football coach Juan Roman talks about the upcomnig season, what he learned after his first year as a head coach, watching his sons at Yale, and seeing New London alumni succeed. Music: Big Rock Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)

Duration: 00:33:27


Kris Dunn on life in the NBA and giving back to New London

8/17/2017
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Kris Dunn talks with the Sports Doctor about his first year in the NBA with the Minnesota Timberwolves and being traded to the Chicago Bulls. Dunn is back in New London to celebrate Kris Dunn Day on Friday August 18, with giveaways starting at 2:00 p.m. at 44 Williams Street. They’re joined by Dunn’s New London basketball teammate Doug Henton and their friend Nae’Quon Sutton. Sutton has kidney failure and needs a transplant. For information on becoming a kidney donor, contact Yale-New...

Duration: 00:36:26


Cassius Chaney weighs in on Mayweather-McGregor

7/31/2017
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Keith talks with New London boxer Cassius Chaney about his boxing career, and gets his opinion on the upcoming bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor. Music: Big Rock Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration: 00:27:13


Zig Fracassi of Sirius-XM Sports on the soap opera of the NBA

7/25/2017
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Zig Fracassi of Sirius-XM NFL Radio and Sirius-XM Sports joins Keith to talk about the NBA turning into a soap opera with Kyrie Irving trying to get out of Cleveland and Washington overpaying John Wall. Also, what’s worse, being a Jets fan, or a Bills fan? Music: Big Rock Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration: 00:25:19


Lee Elci talks about iconic sports stars, Waterford baseball and his picks for the World Series

7/13/2017
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The Sports Dr Keith O’Brien and the Legend Lee Elci talk MLB all star game, world series predictions and so much more. Icons in Sports, heavy metal bands and Lee’s pride for Waterford baseball. Music: Big Rock Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration: 00:32:46


Ballparks across America with Seattle Mariners assistant director of player personnel Todd Donovan

6/27/2017
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East Lyme’s Todd Donovan joins the Sports Doctor to discuss the best (and worst) pro ballparks in America. Donovan played 11 seasons in the minor leagues, making it as far as Triple-A with the Dodgers and the Orioles, before working with the Rays, the Diamondbacks, and now the Mariners as assistant director of player personnel. Music: Big Rock Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration: 00:30:22


Aaron Torres of Fox Sports: Markelle Fultz vs. Lonzo Ball, and what’s wrong with UConn?

6/7/2017
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Aaron Torres, senior writer at Fox Sports, joins the Sports Doctor to help diagnose what is wrong with UConn men’s basketball and break down the NBA draft. Plus, the Sports Doctor goes head to head with Bryan the intern, who insists Lebron and the Cavs still have a chance in the NBA finals.

Duration: 00:53:07


R.J. Evans goes to Louisville and Roger Bidwell goes to the Hall of Fame

5/23/2017
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Keith O’Brien interviews former Norwich Free Academy and University of Connecticut basketball player R.J. Evans about his new position as a graduate assistant at Louisville under Rick Pitino. Keith’s second guest is former UConn-Avery Point baseball coach Roger Bidwell, who on Friday will be inducted into the NJCAA Hall of Fame. Also, Keith offers his thoughts on the Celtics’ game three win over Lebron James and the Cavaliers.

Duration: 00:28:03


New NFA head football coach Jason Bakoulis

5/16/2017
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The Sports Doctor interviews Norwich Free Academy’s new head football coach Jason Bakoulis. Other topics include: Does Derek Jeter belong on the Mt. Rushmore of New York Yankees? Does the NBA want the Warriors and Cavaliers to meet in the finals again? Will we see another Triple Crown in horse racing this year?

Duration: 00:16:56


Connecticut Sun guard Jasmine Thomas

5/15/2017
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Keith talks to Connecticut Sun guard Jasmine Thomas about this year’s team and what expectations they have for the season. Keith also talks about his involvement in local youth sports and some of his interactions with high school athletes as they prepare for their lives beyond high school.

Duration: 00:16:57