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!
Cleveland Plain Dealer reporter Tom Reed joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to discuss the possible “severe” punishment the NFL could hand down to the Browns, if drug-test failing Randy Gregory would be a good idea to draft if he fell to Browns at 12, more quarterback hypothetical and speculation, and more.
Indy Starr Columnist Gregg Doyel joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to discuss covering the Cleveland NCAA regional at the Q, what makes Kentucky so good, why Notre Dame has a chance to upset them, and how the ‘religious freedom act’ is making the state of Indiana look very bad and could effect future sporting events with the NCAA and NFL.
Former Cleveland State coach Kevin Mack, master of the press defense and current scout for the Indiana Pacers, joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to discuss the NCAA tournament, speaking with Bobby Huggins about this Kentucky Wildcats team, remembering his time coaching at CSU, and why he absolutely loves David Blatt as a head coach in the NBA with the Cavaliers.
Cleveland Plain Dealer columnist Dennis Manoloff joined Baskin & Phelps Thursday to discuss the Cavaliers hitting on all cylinders, why the media continues to key in on the relationship between LeBron and Kevin Love, why Miami would be a tough first round match up in the playoffs, and preparing to cover the Sweet 16 regional at the Q in Cleveland Thursday night.
Andrew Siciliano of the NFL Network and DirecTV’s Redzone Channel joined Baskin & Phelps Thursday to discuss the possible text investigation punishment for the Browns, why Hard Knocks would be a bad thing for the Browns this offseason, how much Dwayne Bowe and Brian Hartline upgrades the WR’s, and more.
Former Notre Dame forward Jordan Cornette of Campus Insiders joined Baskin & Phelps Thursday to discuss the Sweet 16 regional in Cleveland, if the Fighting Irish can make a run through Kentucky, WSU and WVU to the Final Four, thoughts on former Notre Dame star Austin Carr, and more.
Covering the Sweet 16 at the Q, Anthony Lima joined Baskin & Phelps from the Sweet 16 open practices downtown to discuss which teams could upset Kentucky this weekend, how the Q is being changed for the event, and more from Wednesday.
Memphis Grizzlies TV Voice Pete Pranica joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to breakdown the Cavs vs Grizzlies match up, if their successful team has to deal with media controversy, trying to survive the grueling Western Conference playoffs, and if having playoff experience is important or not.
Browns beat reporter Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss everything happening at the NFL Owners Meetings, expecting Johnny Manziel by offseason workouts, the possible Jimmy Haslam ownership swap story, and more.
Wichita State assistant basketball coach & former OSU point guard Devon Smith joined Baskin & Phelps Tuesday to discuss coming to Cleveland for the Sweet 16, finally playing against and beating Kansas in the round of 32, playing for the Buckeyes under Jim O’Brien, the difficulty of pulling off an undefeated season, the possibility of having to face Kentucky, and more.