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!
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Tim May of the Columbus Dispatch joined Baskin & Phelps with Les Levine to discuss some of the confusion surrounding what Braxton Miller will ‘announce’ next week regarding his immediate plans, some options that may be on the table for the formerly injured OSU QB, and how Urban Meyer might be setting up the team for another title run.
Dennis Manoloff of the Cleveland Plain Dealer joined Baskin & Phelps with Les Levine Thursday to discuss the Indians slight turnaround after being in a tough slump, how the prospects are looking so far in their rookie tenures, thoughts on the Cavaliers building themselves a juggernaut for the next few years, and more.
Cleveland Plain Dealer columnist Terry Pluto joined Baskin & Phelps Thursday to discuss Kevin Love signing a 5-year max contract with the Cavaliers, what he’d like the team to do with JR Smith, the unbelievable pitching by the Indians in Tampa Bay and more.
Fox Sports Ohio’s Sam Amico joined Baskin & Phelps with Les Levine Wednesday to sort out the flood of NBA Free Agency news, Kevin Love meeting with the Lakers and why he doesn’t believe he would leave the Cavs, the Spurs working to recruit LaMarcus Aldridge, and more.
MLB Network’s Chris Rose joined Baskin & Phelps with Les Levine Wednesday to discuss the Indians struggles and what seems to be a turnaround after a team meeting, the All-star voting structure and players like Jason Kipnis not able to be voted in, and the robot-fighting hit he’s announcing, “Battlebots”.
Browns beat reporter Mary Kay Cabot joined Baskin & Phelps with Les Levine Tuesday to discuss Terrelle Pryor referring to himself as a “slash player” in a recent interview, Johnny Manziel being talked about by the Bengals offensive coordinator who beat him down last season, Jim Brown’s ‘boom or bust’ comments about Manziel, and if the Browns are confident in their current receiving corps as it’s constructed.
Dru Joyce III On LeBron’s Coach Relationships, Influence: “When All Goes Well, What’s To Complain About?”
Former LeBron HS running mate Dru Joyce III joined Baskin & Phelps with Les Levine in studio to discuss his upcoming ‘Give N Go Basketball Camp’, looking back at his state championship years in high school, sharing the floor with LBJ and leadership responsibilities, his thoughts on complaints about LeBron’s coaching relationships and team influences, and how he feels about the evolution of AAU basketball.
Tribe Beat: 92.3’s TJ Zuppe joined Baskin & Phelps Monday to discuss team frustrations and players admitting it doesn’t look like they have any ‘heart’, a major lack of run support for solid pitching, why certain players appear to be ‘under-achieving’, and looking forward to their series in Tampa Bay.
Sports Illustrated Senior Writer Chris Mannix joined Baskin & Phelps with Les Levine Monday to discuss LeBron opting out of his contract with Cleveland, he and Love being spotted together in the offseason, options for the Cavs in the form of a new Tristan Thompson deal and what to do with JR Smith, and if Dwyane Wade and the Cavs are a realistic option.