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Weekdays 9am-11am on 92.9 ESPN - Geoff Calkins is the lead sports columnist for The Commercial Appeal and -- after 17 years of entertaining and challenging Memphians in print, on the radio and on TV -- a fixture in the Memphis community.

Weekdays 9am-11am on 92.9 ESPN - Geoff Calkins is the lead sports columnist for The Commercial Appeal and -- after 17 years of entertaining and challenging Memphians in print, on the radio and on TV -- a fixture in the Memphis community.
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Weekdays 9am-11am on 92.9 ESPN - Geoff Calkins is the lead sports columnist for The Commercial Appeal and -- after 17 years of entertaining and challenging Memphians in print, on the radio and on TV -- a fixture in the Memphis community.

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Episodes

Hour 2 with guest Chris Herrington (4/24/18)

4/24/2018
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Segment 1 -- Geoff Calkins begins the second hour by welcoming Chris Herrington into the studio to discuss the NBA Playoffs, starting a team with Russell Westbrook, and more during "The 9:01" at 10:01. Segment 2 -- Geoff discusses a new sandwich at Elwood's Shack, two stories about Baker Mayfield, and a story about the cops getting called because of a group of black ladies were playing slowly on a golf course. Segment 3 -- Geoff closes the show by discussing anecdotes of lapsed Tiger fans...

Duration:00:59:51

Hour 1 with guest Gary Parrish (4/24/18)

4/24/2018
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Segment 1 -- Geoff Calkins begins his Tuesday show by discussing the financial impact that Penny Hardaway has had on officially-licensed Memphis Tiger apparel and the impact that Penny has made on local business. Segment 2 -- Geoff welcomes Gary Parrish to the show to discuss whether optimism for sports has an economic impact, James Wiseman and Chandler Lawson's recruitment, Luka Doncic, and more.

Duration:01:00:50

Hour 2 with guest Chris Herrington (4/20/18)

4/20/2018
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Segment 1 -- Geoff Calkins welcomes Chris Herrington to the show to discuss the Memphis Grizzlies' agenda for the Draft, the 2018 draft prospects, and more during "The 9:01" at 10:01. Segment 2 -- Geoff discusses Penny Hardaway's comments about his recruiting class before the conversation turns to the 2018 NFL draft class of quarterbacks. Segment 3 -- Geoff closes the show discussing the week that was in Memphis sports.

Duration:00:59:51

Hour 1 with guest Jason Smith (4/20/18)

4/20/2018
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Segment 1 -- Geoff Calkins begins the show by discussing the most interesting comments from Penny Hardaway during yesterday's press conference. Segment 2 -- Geoff welcomes Jason Smith into the studio to discuss each's thoughts from yesterday's press conference, predictions for James Wiseman, expectations for next year, and more.

Duration:01:00:50

Hour 2 with guests Chris Herrington and Jonah Jordan

4/19/2018
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Segment 1 -- Geoff Calkins begins the second hour by welcoming Chris Herrington into the studio to discuss the reaction to his column from Wednesday, today's edition of "The 9:01" discussing Memphis' newest fried chicken establishment, NBA draft prospects, and more during "The 9:01" at 10:01. Segment 2 -- Geoff welcomes Jonah Jordan to the show to discuss James Wiseman's recruitment, the completion of Hardaway's staff, Tiger recruiting, Tiger football, and more. Segment 3 -- Geoff closes...

Duration:00:59:51

Hour 1 with guest Britt Robson (4/19/18)

4/19/2018
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Segment 1 -- Geoff Calkins opens the show by discussing the significance of the upcoming recruiting classes and some of the notable recruiting battles involving Memphis-area prospects. Segment 2 -- Geoff welcomes The Athletic's Britt Robson to the program to discuss Sam Mitchell as both a player, coach, and more.

Duration:01:00:50

Hour 2 with guests Chris Herrington and Doc Holliday

4/18/2018
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(5:20--25:01) -- Geoff Calkins begins the second hour of the program by welcoming Chris Herrington into the studio to discuss "The 9:01", the Grizzlies' possibly trading their draft picks, and more during "The 9:01" at 10:01. (28:10--47:43) -- Geoff welcomes ABC 24's Doc Holliday to the show to discuss Sam Mitchell, Penny Mania, Tiger Spring Football, and more. (54:43--57:00) -- Geoff discusses the latest report that Tom Brady is considering retirement.

Duration:00:59:51

Hour 1 with guests John Martin and Dan Devine (4/18/18)

4/18/2018
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(0:00--21:42) -- Geoff Calkins opens the show by discussing whether the unrealistic expectations are being placed on Penny Hardaway considering the amount of enthusiasm surrounding the program. (26:51--45:25) -- Geoff welcomes John Martin in studio to discuss their dogs' play date, James Wiseman's recruitment, expectations on Tiger basketball, the possible return of professional football to Memphis, and more. (48:25--59:52) -- Geoff welcomes Dan Devine to the show to discuss the NBA, the...

Duration:00:59:51

Hour 2 with guest Chris Herrington (4/17/18)

4/17/2018
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(5:36--25:04) -- Geoff Calkins welcomes Chris Herrington in studio to discuss the one-year anniversary of David Fizdale's viral rant, Grizzlies' head coaches, the difference that a year makes, and more during "The 9:01" at 10:01. (29:43--44:24) -- Geoff Calkins discusses the current state of the San Antonio Spurs and the New England Patriots and ponders if Gregg Poppovich and Bill Belichick's coaching styles have a shelf life. (49:44--56:50) -- Geoff closes the show by discussing the...

Duration:00:59:51

Hour 1 with guest Gary Parrish (4/17/18)

4/17/2018
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(0:00--21:22) -- Geoff Calkins opens his Tuesday show by discussing the similarities between Nick Saban's unsuccessful attempt to hire Hugh Freeze and Penny Hardaway's unsuccessful attempt to hire Larry Brown and compares which coach would be a more problematic hire for a given program. (28:32--56:28) -- Gary Parrish joins the show to discuss whether he is discounting the impact of coaching ability in Penny Hardaway's hiring, Tiger recruiting, and more.

Duration:01:00:50

Tyler Harris Announcement

4/16/2018
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Here's the clip that includes Tyler Harris' announcement that he will sign with the University of Memphis.

Duration:00:00:46

Pure Joy Drop

4/16/2018
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Here's the drop that debuted on today's show of the pure joy and excitement that followed Tyler Harris' commitment.

Duration:00:00:35

Hour 2 with guest Chris Herrington (4/16/18)

4/16/2018
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(1:24--26:14) -- Geoff Calkins begins the second hour by welcoming Chris Herrington into the studio to discuss the futures of Marc Gasol, Chandler Parsons, J.B. Bickerstaff, Chris Wallace, and more during "The 9:01" at 10:01. (32:30--47:34) -- Geoff discusses the enthusiasm around Tiger basketball and more before listening to some highlights of Penny Hardaway's appearance on Marty Smith's podcast. (52:34--57:10) -- Geoff closes the show by recapping the highlights of the weekend.

Duration:00:59:51

Hour 1 with guest Mark Giannotto (4/16/18)

4/16/2018
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(0:00--21:02) -- Geoff Calkins begins the show by discussing all of the positive news from Tiger recruiting in both basketball and football over the weekend and debuts a new drop for the moments in life worth celebrating. (27:12--55:06) -- Geoff Calkins welcomes Mark Giannotto to the show to discuss the Tiger basketball news of the weekend, recruiting, the enthusiasm surrounding the program, and more.

Duration:01:00:50

Guest Host Jeffrey Wright: Hour 2: Live from Tyler Harris Recruiting Announcement

4/13/2018
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Segment 1 -- Jeffrey Wright welcomes Geoff Calkins live from Cordova High School to set the stage for Tyler Harris' recruitment announcement and they even welcome a Memphis Sports Media legend to the show to discuss the event. Segment 2 -- Jeffrey turns the show over to the live stream of the Tyler Harris announcement. Segment 3 -- Jeffrey welcomes Geoff Calkins back to the show to offer his final thought of the announcement before Jeffrey and Brad close the show discussing the...

Duration:00:59:51

Guest Host Jeffrey Wright: Hour 1 with Geoff Calkins and Jason Smith

4/13/2018
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Segment 1 -- Jeffrey Wright hosts today's show and welcomes Geoff Calkins to the show from Cordova High School, awaiting Tyler Harris' recruiting announcement. They discuss the PGA Tour's official announcement that Memphis will host a World Golf Championship starting in 2019 before they turn the conversation to the most important comments from the Memphis Grizzlies Exit Interviews. Segment 2 -- Jeffrey welcomes Jason Smith to the show to discuss the Grizzlies' exit interviews and the...

Duration:00:59:51

Hour 2 with guest Chris Herrington (4/12/18)

4/12/2018
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(5:32--22:34) Geoff Calkins begins the second hour of the show by welcoming Chris Herrington to the show to discuss the close of the Memphis Grizzlies season, what Chris expects from the exit interviews, and more during "The 9:01" at 10:01. (28:31--48:40) Geoff discusses his thoughts on the Larry Brown drama and the future of the Memphis Grizzlies. (52:49--57:00) Geoff closes the show with his thoughts on the week in Memphis sports before Jeffrey Wright plays the Byte of the Day.

Duration:00:59:51

Hour 1 with guests Mike Norvell and Dan Devine (4/12/18)

4/12/2018
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(0:00--19:40) Geoff Calkins begins the show by discussing two positive Memphis sports stories, the signing of Alex Lomax and the announcement that Memphis will host a World Golf Championship beginning in 2019. (26:07--43:57) Geoff welcomes Tiger Head Coach Mike Norvell to the show to discuss Friday Night Stripes, spring football, his program, the quarterback battle, and more. (48:27--60:00) Geoff Calkins welcomes Dan Devine to the show to discuss the NBA Playoffs and more from "The...

Duration:00:59:51

Hour 2 with guest Chris Herrington (4/11/2018)

4/11/2018
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Segment 1 -- Geoff Calkins welcomes Chris Herrington to the show to discuss the Memphis Grizzlies, the NBA playoffs, and more during "The 9:01" at 10:01. Segment 2 -- Geoff discusses the latest in the college basketball FBI case and the story of Andre Ingram. Segment 3 -- Geoff offers his condolences to Eric Hasseltine, who recently lost his father before Jeffrey Wright plays a Mike Leach Byte of the Day.

Duration:00:59:51

Hour 1 with guest John Martin (4/11/2018)

4/11/2018
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Segment 1 -- Geoff Calkins discusses the biggest sports stories in Memphis -- the resolution of the Grizzlies' ownership questions, the Grizzlies' securing the No. 2 record for the NBA Draft Lottery, the signing of Alex Lomax, the impending commitment of Tyler Harris, the announcement that the PGA Tour will host a WGC in Memphis, Opening Day for the Redbirds, and the addition of Mike Miller to the coaching staff -- and ranks them with Jeffrey Wright. Segment 2 -- John Martin joins the show...

Duration:01:00:50

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