Baskin & Phelps – Weekdays 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Talk sports with WEWS-NewsChannel 5’s Andy Baskin and FOX Sports Ohio’s Jeff Phelps, weekdays 10am-2pm on 92.3 The FAN! Follow the show on Twitter @CLEtalkingheads to get the latest sports news, upcoming interviews and join the discussion! From interviews with Major League players to coaches and beat writers, Baskin & Phelps have you covered for your fix of sports talk!
Golden State Warriors Radio Voice Tim Roye joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to preview the 2015 NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers, how ridiculously loud Oracle Arena truly is, and his key for Golden State to take down LeBron James and win a title.
NBA, Cavaliers writer Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to discuss the LeBron James vs Michael Jordan debate, why he gives the edge for now to Mike, looking back at the Eastern Conference Finals and preview the NBA Finals, and more.
Cavs legend and Fox Sports Ohio analyst Austin Carr joined Baskin & Phelps Thursday to give his keys to potentially beating the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals, how the Cavs match up with the 67-win juggernaut, and more.
Dennis Manoloff of the Cleveland Plain Dealer joined Baskin & Phelps Thursday to discuss the Cavaliers preparing to take on the Golden State Warriors, his new found respect for David Blatt throughout the playoffs, and more.
Andrew Siciliano of the NFL Network joined Baskin & Phelps Thursday to discuss the Browns officially avoiding an appearance on HBO’s “Hard Knocks”, the Adrian Peterson tug-of-war in Minnesota, the Browns’ scrimmage moving to Columbus, and more.
NBA writer Chris Sheridan of Sheridan Hoops joined Baskin & Phelps Thursday to discuss the upcoming NBA Finals featuring the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors, why he’s picking the Cavs to win in 7 games, the Warriors problems they’ll face trying to guard LeBron James, comparing LeBron now to his first stint with Cleveland, and more.
Cavs Beat: 92.3’s Daryl Ruiter joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday after covering the team clinching a trip to the 2015 NBA Finals, the mood of the team being ‘business-like’ after taking out the Atlanta Hawks, credit where credit is due, and more.
Fox Sports Ohio analyst Campy Russell joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday and agreed with Jeff Phelps that the Cavaliers will beat the Warriors to win the 2015 championship, why he believes they have the leg up over Golden State, the difference between the 2007 Finals team and this year’s squad, and more.
Tribe Beat: 92.3’s TJ Zuppe joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss the amazing support the team is showing to Mike Aviles’ daughter and her sickness, leaving runners on base in another loss to the Rangers, and more.
NBA.com writer Sekou Smith joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss the Cavaliers sweeping the Atlanta Hawks to advance to the 2015 NBA Finals, the evolution of LeBron James to this point in his career, the leadership of James to take this team to a possible championship, the national perception of Matthew Dellavedova, the experience factor of the Cavaliers against a team like the Golden State Warriors if they meet in the Finals, and why he would pick the Warriors if they did end up facing off.