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Danforth Dirt and Sprague 8.13.14 Hour 3

Aug 13, 2014|

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Yeah -- good morning. Then towards third and spray just served up by buffalo wild win consistently get concrete named favorite dinosaur and think about disintegrated one. To three blocks -- Taylor Danforth good -- good this year. Look at this free. It's gonna cost. Sandy dirt Johnson sometimes poking out through the only catch the early flight home room. San Diego and a couple of new people jump master bathroom blindfolded and Brendan sprayed with -- can. In the particular real. They're both the speed of comfort to do with the quotable and good -- -- -- -- -- -- -- ESPN's Sports Radio 1080 welfare. If you don't hold that in. Pending home we'll start -- -- I thought I was fine radio programming and updated ten plus the -- museum the show so far from. -- like near the city can do so -- -- BS show we will -- outs every single day. He's missing devastatingly it would have been interrupted by any thunder storms as we were yesterday. I will say it was nice not sweating the entire night last night got a little reprieve from the heat. It was beneficial and we haven't had any weather delays here on the younger -- the reprieve. You know reprieve is the come on man reprieve is not that big a hole. Ever pre visit is an easy vocabulary word can you spell it RE PO RI BE. Because -- should. It looks and was not the issue and I feel pretty confident when I says understanding the you know there is really the question will -- -- it's a -- leave right yeah I had -- -- relief for the reprieve Israel -- anybody -- -- -- of this dating back to -- has -- well -- -- -- -- now -- you guys have long asleep -- now. I was shorts on -- us yeah I -- -- -- to David got a football meeting it's my mom's birthday got a good dinner tonight. Think about things on my what you guys do have days where you come in. And you're kinda dressed very similar Apollo days long sleeved button days like I don't get the memo that we went to limit the same guy for two years to get on a similar cycle right UB BR right ladies understand that. We well. They cute I apparently picked apple -- it's like at the start of this classified Clara viable people got that we what's the big box since it lucky now. Before when I was in the money laundering business I had suits I had I had things the way error. Now whole -- in radio worries just aware what are we supposed to Wear every day in two we can Wear whatever we want item worn shoes in three months. Let's get a Men's -- let's get a guy help me man. Get fashioned campaigning here to outfit these three bodies some cash and how great it is -- people can easily can describe -- brings it every day he's got a style the deaths of three of us surge is not -- -- don't really have a style home guys out as an army on now. Woodstock style consultant as it was good style probably goes for that goodwill old used clothing walk and on about thrift shopping I'm OK with that. I heard again -- last night about how people in Portland dress everybody dresses like their undercover cops trying to infiltrate high school but they're not sure what's it anymore. I've never heard any more spot on about at least from my style but. What was ending in tries and you're trying to be an undercover governor high school but you're really not sure what's in style. I'm not try to do that he -- it adds up -- everybody else is trying to okay. We'll -- strength of schedule in the pac twelve as he has been to their power rankings. Here shortly the NBA schedule is gonna be released in about an hour from now but there are some things that have leaked from EG in border route ski. Or visit that at the bottom of the hour with the Portland Trail Blazers also something unique coming to the all star game. Couple quick notes here. I just going on in sports and many smorgasbord if you will the Baltimore Orioles have placed third baseman -- which shot on the fifteen day DL with a right knee ligament sprain. It Orioles are at the top of that division Mariner's also get a nice win last night we watched a little bit of that team. And dirt with pretty fired up about the amount of Toronto Blue Jays fans once again up at Safeco. Not Canada really they're good at all of Canada pastor's -- is -- on why do why do Vancouver people yet I. Doesn't have gone so I mean look I get Expos are gone -- NG group for the regional teams on -- on the -- kind of the -- -- different. Hunch Rihanna not I get it to a certain extent but that was pretty embarrassing to -- -- Mexico in the World Cup -- live and organist at the regional team Lloyd and I would be and we have our own team in the United States uses guns down the end of the United States as you beat Mexico but they did and look I. I did to have to -- it would Toronto fans I didn't really understand that Seattle at some point need to surf film that stadium out you continue to win you continue to play well your -- to your last ten games he won three in a row you're now tied in a wild card spot. There was an RBI double to Jose Batista hit last night -- -- and a 73 -- as they were kind of trying to make it come back a little bit. And the place jumped and I I turned it on -- -- back and forth and I turned on at. Has that double what's happening in seeing the crowd reaction I figured all your comes to Seattle -- who's gonna score will it'd. And I looked up and it's -- top of the eighth inning it was a Batiste double it look like a home game for Toronto. And I was three and somebody from KJ are in Seattle ascending at what point does that place start filling up at one point. Do people in Seattle start jumping on board because I just don't understand it you could say September that's what happens all you want without also coincides went in Seattle Seahawks season starts so. To me that that's an issue that you're -- you've got to find a way to fill that stadium in just quickly how much out of Baltimore will be -- and he got a six and a half game lead the elites -- -- it Toronto is not going to be able to compete with them for the division. See the -- things funny because they're one of the most watched teams locally in their region they have some of the highest ratings amongst baseball. So you do get two point in this is happened in every sport where. The home experience is trumping going to the game experience prices for tickets are outrageous I aimed at the Mariners. Are in the playoffs technically right now they're tied for a while car with the tigers. You still look at it TT it's 45 dollars and my getting those pay 45 dollars to -- gain in August. Or I wanna wait until September where there it's really align your game back your game not you need to win a game to get a lead. I mean I'm gonna wait at this is to spend my money one elegant America what they've done. Ten plus years what have they what are they showed me as an organization where I should fully put my trust in the -- better this year and they made the moves necessary to put themselves in this position. But when you give me 1112 years of crap and why why should I waste my money on you. -- in the mayors are now tied for that wild card spot with the Detroit Tigers Detroit -- last night the Mariners won again. And as -- yet mayor Jerry and while the wildcard or start to dated at the time there. One other based on those very quickly to watch in now nationals outfielder Jayson Werth is facing misdemeanor for reckless driving for a 105. In a 55. Yet that's not again what's -- -- together a gun and a 55 mile an hour zone sixth man hours on I don't think I ever. I reacted with I had a hundred statue limitations here has expired yet yes he can get it continued to you've seen how fast 120. -- 120. He's Ricky Bobby it was in the middle of nowhere California. Yeah that would ask the analyst probably at bats and -- I know I was inane. And and and area schools -- -- -- -- -- it was 551117. And -- when he thought I sure it was -- -- -- a cyanide juggling a who's gonna stop me as nobody out here as one point she was a -- Oregon car probably ninety low ninety's would be my guess that's cute. Idea crest on it hasn't -- -- cracked under a 40100. Yes 103 on Christmas Day. And a -- me overeating doesn't sir you're traveling a pattern three and a 55. The gas sorry here's what's Christmas on the -- ago. At and and -- ticket I knew it was Christmas I knew an anchor good deep down and get as of his party was an immunity given Jayson Werth wasn't so lucky. And watching NASA he's eighty years ago. -- 51 it to but now he's facing charges he will be the -- allowed to drive away ranked. Yes yes I think is when I think about to go over a hundred times is the don't let you drive off the puts in the car. -- that was like a rule -- arrested. Yeah and I am arrested leaders -- on our rules in -- -- media capital salad the stuff we do Sports Illustrated a pretty reputable magazine obviously had their top 25 pre season college football poll but there's amendment I think. A couple egregious errors on this will give you their pre season Paul next tackle college football you're listening to -- tortured -- served up by Buffalo Wild Wings onto an eighty different. My problem. Yeah what are you ten. How are fourteen days away officially from college football starting fourteen days Tony to hours -- counting down -- Countdown and what was the first thing we did that 67 to sixty at sixteen -- an hour -- -- every day we've. Mean to -- -- out but that's exciting that's an exciting headlines ID number and can't come soon enough I did the math in my head that means for about two weeks away and I agree there and asked do but that now does that count the first game because there is a game like the day before the real first game it's my guess is the actual first is -- -- school for the blind vs Baylor school for the blind because I think -- -- next day that he -- South Carolina Texas -- and -- I wanna say. I get yet so we're gonna go to this I think this is the accurate networks obvious Thursday August 20 what teams is that again -- I'm gonna go -- look that up because people need to know this kind of have a -- -- -- mentally -- college football -- okay. Sports Illustrated a reputable company and its signing his. Actually the -- the reputation -- don't reputable we got Abilene Christian verses Georgia's state -- the next game that is Wednesday August when a Saturday I said that's two weeks and today it's fourteen easily yeah. Now and whenever the next day Texas CNN access and spun. There is that's the day I said many support as -- the men's tennis is awkward. And give you the facts here -- leader. -- Sports Illustrated was accompanied at least tonight. Before like Phil Steele really kind of emerged and Athlon sports some elected niche college football preview magazines it was always Sports Illustrated remembered that. The covers the beaver in the -- covers in the rankings and a recent poll I would always remember. As a fan growing up. Those were the those and the magazines that I went too -- -- steal -- whole book fairs and stuff. Exactly be paid back the restitution. That statute of limitations has not had absolutely. No -- on the hook for the -- -- seven years brand in spring on Twitter here is the Sports Illustrated pre season top 25 no surprise number one Florida State to man up. Three Oklahoma. Four is Ohio State be here is kind of -- gets interesting UCLA is fifth. Michigan State sixth. Had an -- and that's yet on who Auburn is seven. The ducks are eight Stanford nine Baylor ten. Alternately pre season polls don't matter we talked about that but I can't yelling to hazards and on the radio just like I said -- there. But there is a perception issue and I don't know the Sports Illustrated is nicely alone in this thinking but they've got UCLA very high most people have -- -- very high. But he is a little egregious to have UCLA over Michigan State. Auburn organ Ian Stanford media I -- I don't see how you justify putting you silly over organ I really don't. Yeah organs the tough one because organ obviously handled them in the second half of that game that game was ugly by the way -- -- the first half. You'll get Mario and he seems to be -- -- favorite a lot of people's eyes. Organ kind of led the team that most people again math for my with a fifth sixth consecutive year to win the pactel conference. It's a stretch but there are a lot of you about the that feel UCLA. Can be the actual represented in in this college football playoff I see it look. You you have Jim Mora you look at some of their skill position players -- on the obviously the big one. You got miles Jack who really came on as the running back once he switched positions. If -- only can play the expectations empty platform which are absurd by the way but if he does play too -- You have to look at what you -- can do in terms of winning this conference and going forward may be being in that that data college what championship. Because when he played well. UCLA won games when he played like crap they got absolutely dominated by organ that loss to Stanford they lost to Arizona State and they did beating USC team but they lost those other good teams -- in the conference if he does play well on those games. It's a completely different story recently has a fighting chance this is a big yes a lot of people don't believe in Brett Conley. But if he's going to be consistent this year which a lot of reports at a camp he really gets the playbook came in Jim -- have a great report and you add some of these dynamic is miles Jack. That's where people look at and say Jack you know like potentially yes they are a top fighting and that's what this is based on. This is pre season they have a ton of people coming back returning stars and is the most in the conference. But those are a lot of reasons to put them in that conversation. Grasso the -- and let you know will we say UCLA's not deserving it doesn't mean we don't believe they're not gonna win the -- south -- I was a better I'd absolutely put my money on you see elated when the -- south and and I have no doubt that they should probably be finishing the season. And the top ten just -- to name them -- try pre season team though it's it's it's a little overboard this early in the season because you look at you mention those three big games they play -- -- -- They Lawson was the Arizona staking was close and your game was close at halftime I guess if you wanna say that. The final score was 42 to fourteen they got handled by stamp for the could not move the ball against Stanford so. Those for the three other good teams in the conference lasted they did beat USC at the end of the season. US he had been playing good football. But when that's your best win. -- the previous season you beat Virginia Tech in the Sun Bowl and all of a sudden your vaulted into top private conversation there is a lot of talent coming back seventeen starters as you mentioned Bret -- The second best quarterback in the conference he's an absolute stud and he's gonna be a first round draft pick next year. But to me there are still question marks here and in to put them ahead of little bit ahead of an organ team that beat a 42 to fourteen last year and in a put them ahead of -- Michigan State team. That won the roles Bullock won the Big Ten went thirteen and one last season to meet those are the kind of things I don't understand and it is not just to be completely negative on UCLA because again I do believe they will finish the season as a top ten program. But to come in and save our national title contender and a top five team pre season I just don't see that. -- last earlier in the show what happens in Vegas habit Vegas has -- third they've got UCLA -- so take that for what it's worth that's les how Vegas. Has it Sports Illustrated sees it differently velvet -- Miller and ESPN had their power index and they did strength of schedule argument and that seems to be popular. Topic because of the college football playoff and one of the determine is now that she no longer have a BCS system. For determine the -- play out -- to schedule will matter if you've got five conference in four spots there's going to be natural discussion. That evolves out of this of comparing conferences the strength of schedule argument at least from the pre season aspect and it's ever evolving it's always going to be changing. As we start to get a clear picture of what teens are. But at least based off of national strength of schedule rating now in the pac twelve is by far and away the best. And it's not even close including the SEC the toughest schedule in the country is UCLA. Followed by -- Todd number two -- number three Washington State at number five to get four teams in the top five of strength of schedule. USC's close behind six Stanford nine again and discussed analysts Morgan is down 25. And Oregon State at thirty forces of the actual strength of schedule compared to national title contenders. In the SEC. It's not very -- Alabama's 28 Ohio states like in the forty -- states in the fifties sort of states in the forties you have all twelve conference all twelve teams the pac twelve ranked in the top forty in terms of strength is that it's a lot of numbers to coax you. -- essentially know this that it's Nagin it's not close when you compare how tough of the road it is for the pac twelve schools compared everybody else. And that's the factored that when you guys are looking UCLA that's a big factor in determining -- top five team if they can get through the toughest schedule in the country. That's where the argument comes in that they deserve to be in the conversation of top four teams and that college football playoff. This is a great thing for the converts obviously it's going to be the best thing for whoever -- come out top and win this conference -- -- -- -- one loss you know maximum team. If you look at the top the strength of schedule and it is going to be -- always gonna be run away. You're gonna have no choice to look at that team and make him the second or the third seed in this college football playoff. For me though I do you worry a little bit when you're looking at this conference as they hold because every coach in every college except maybe Colorado and maybe you talk. Most coaches at each school in this conference are very well respected very well regarded and I'll have you Colorado and -- c.'s -- Most people look at these coaches and say. Geez man he is on the verge of really turning around at Washington State at Arizona Todd Graham doing a great job at Arizona State. You do get to a point where you start to worry about depth a little bit now straight to schedule helps you. But if you're gonna go 910 deep in this commerce which is a very real possibility. -- some of these schools continue to improve and improve year -- -- out. That's really get a schedule for an organ or Stanford or UCLA or USC and it's no longer a runaway cupcakes and -- for them it's. Are you gonna lose these three or four games and if you do that's where bites the pac twelve in the but because when it comes -- selection time if the ACC's down. If the big twelve the Big Ten aren't very good in the SEC's only top heavy with three or four teams. Those are the dominant schools in those conferences are going to emerge in the playoff talk and maybe the best team in the -- -- -- ends up with three losses and then once the conversation there. Well they played the toughest -- yes they did but they also lost three times he's other schools didn't. It's kind of way you're you're not rewarded for what you get through with -- gauntlet and that's what I worry about the most -- this conferences how deep is going to get. Because of all the talent with head coaches. In -- strength of schedule as the main thing when you look at these Elaine you look at an organ that that's why -- just simply don't understand it is not just simply a knock on UCLA's talent -- organs -- far superior talented football team. The strength -- schedule I do believe and now a lot of it's based on hypotheticals and how teams are gonna be this year. But when you -- has the toughest schedule in college football on organs in the mid twenties. There's a difference there and there's two stretches and UCLA's schedule that I look at. And I just say there's no way they're gonna get out of this without really losing at least two games and an Opel would Virginian Memphis though should be easy wins. But did you have a four game stretch where besides for you -- pretty tough eagle act sexes at Arizona State the next week on a short week of Thursday night a -- against Utah home against organ. I see at least one loss in the air and in the final three games of the schedule at Washington home against USC a home against the upper. I see another loss and they -- somewhere and that's why looking UCLA and to me you can pencil them in guarantee for two losses it's not a knock on their talent. But they do have the toughest schedule in college football this season it's almost an unfair burden for them. Because this is the year that everybody expect them to take that next step as a national power in getting back to the UCLA and UC label that can compete for national title. And it's unfortunate they have to go look at that got on the schedule but when you do have to play that many tough teams handful of already called you do that's a tough road games there this is not gonna be easy. Yet collectively that might be the most numbers we've thrown out during our history of our radio career know this though Lincoln IDD we DB a lot of numbers there. But notice that the pac twelve schedule. Is the toughest and they're going to have you collectively we yes and they're going to have a tough road ahead. If you wanna see kind of breakdown of how this goes -- again it's sometimes hard on radio to keep track on the numbers. Of where teens are. Go to attend Miller's Twitter account toward the pac twelve blog. Because the pac twelve if you guys -- said is going to Intel we get kind of this national perception that the pac twelve -- a deep and difficult conference. In they're going to beat each other up. And if they are not getting credit for leading each other -- like the SEC does. And that's when you could have problems the SEC when teams lose a lot of us just how difficult the SEC has yet pac twelve does that we've got to get to a national perspective our natural point. Where people look at impact on all -- while is the pac twelve what he would. Thank you guys don't feel that it's there yet I I think it's borderline -- is there with analysts it's there with media. Is there with smarter more sophisticated honestly I -- -- comedians. I don't think it's there with the average. To low average screen horizontally and here's the biggest problem I have though because if you throw this out and say okay Alabama loses two games but they win the SEC. Or even if they don't when the SEC -- BL a committee member would give them more create instant sale one loss big twelve champion. And to meet the -- told not to area I don't know your -- over all -- you don't say you have an organ that has two losses and wins the pac twelve and the other one last big twelve team do they get the nod over big twelve I would assume they would based and I hope so it was not destroying the schedule we're looking at the toughest organs what their thirtieth. And create a game they're there late twenties -- -- -- one -- Selig and organ they're individuals when he is that it might not be that task. But as the conference season continues to progress and teams continue climbing get better -- answering this is gonna go up and up and up the NBA schedule is about to be released half. Half hour from now but we do know a couple of things we know who the blazers opened with. We know their third team which is gonna be huge we know whether or not gonna play on Christmas Day. And there's also something that's going to be Majorly different this year with the NBA schedule what's -- all of those neck. Then towards dirt and -- is served up by Buffalo Wild Wings on ESPN's Sports Radio 1080 Beltran. When you may well. All data from Baghdad and done that in. But one shot just don't want shots and John I'm human I'm down. And everybody -- a -- Okay. We're all fired up today that the NBA schedule being released and we realized it was going to be released. -- second we got out here to sign up. It takes another prime time for -- got caught all the big news we can't give one breaking news story like thirty -- all right hit it. Is Albanian Friday it was again real plot again. Practice has got their full crew back to get right to grab back from -- some in the hallway and. Yet -- -- and the fact that the royals -- my giants is -- begin it's not friendly data from the college age son handling -- and Americans team lost that is that is a good point one and an eight game winning streak he lands and then they lose they go away dropped just go away and stay in South America ma'am as a -- has a lefty that is overcome. And he has made it to this radio I was disabilities -- -- -- her -- -- lest he come off season to Seville is up to the lefty paying -- going on Jaime -- well this users wouldn't cut -- -- -- Over NRA -- To air the paper you really need to not next thing you know let these are you know parking -- you. Get a park right next the building because -- -- he didn't mean man come on he's going. About the NBA schedule in the Portland trailblazers thus far in the full schedule released its top the hour but we do know this the blazes are gonna open up at home with the Oklahoma City Thunder. And that within their probably second or third game could be the fourth we don't know the exact details but for sure within their first four games they're gonna get the Cleveland Cavaliers. At home of LeBron James and Kevin Love and company will be coming home are coming to the fly to Portland. To play the blazers have he's belongings examining. Those are things we know about later we also know they won't be playing on Christmas. So that's what we know about the odd man. You don't like crazy I wanna look is this Christmas and I don't want Portland now why and a hat in hand. Possibility in Yemen working at. He added you know we're now Rasner can easily -- this day and he did have -- -- her status. That's why aren't these that's good Larry -- Ryan and he's not report stiff. I I I was disappointed dating get a Christmas digging out after getting out of the first round last season and Damian Miller has kind of risen to that level where he's playing on team USA everybody knows the Marcus Aldridge I thought they had reached that status as an organization. That would get a Christmas Day game ultimately it's not a huge bummer I mean whatever I'd I'd love watching Christmas -- basketball I do it's kind of that. Time of the year that everybody looks at where people really start paying attention to the NBA and a football -- down day for football if you -- some people really start focusing. On the NBA and it's and it's exciting day there was some great games last remember the clippers -- the warriors going out at their -- this year but. If you're blazer fan you could not ask for a better start to disease knew they could not ever be on the air last year. When they opened at Phoenix and I'm really just kind of a clunker -- -- -- -- -- that destroyed about ballgame it was depressing and it hostage as we we have looked at that like OK here comes another year of of just and another dreadful year as a blazer fan. But this year you open at home with the thunder and it we're not quite sure when that game against the cavs is gonna be. But it looks like it'll be the second or third maybe game of the season so you'll get into your first three games this season at home against. -- -- likely NBA title favorites people -- pick in the foundered when the west this year people are picking the cavs to win these so you're gonna get a chance I'm probably on national TV to really show your medal as a team and and kind of where. You're improvements were over the offseason and that's exciting is that they haven't exactly what you what your team to go through. On it feels like the buzz going into the season is highs it's been in a while since Roy ray in and LA were kind of going in their playoff will run in. Like he got Willard he signs a hundred million dollar deal he's all over commercials he's one of the most popular social media athletes. He's generally one of the most liked guys young guys in the India right now see you have popularity running for yet. He got further than anybody expected to last year and he got some added pieces you got the Steve blocking a neat guy he got Chris Kaman coming in. He's got a lot like Iraq and bossy you're hoping that those two guys. On the bench make up for the -- you know the losing Mo Williams and be giving you production in areas that you -- -- because that was really their downfall and they had games especially in the post season where you could rely on the bench -- guys it's not showing up some nights. And ultimately the starting five was what got them to that hot start and do you expect much in the same this year just with -- bench production and that's exciting is a blazer fan. Because they got to the second round without a bench can they get further with the bench yeah I hope so you all that came in and what about -- can stay healthy all season. And I'm excited I'm part of the schedules I had come out -- three but knowing that the cavs are going to be one of the first games of the season in Portland. I can't wait to go buy a ticket I wanna be at that Damon drew Kevin Love who's the Portland native I won a boo LeBron James I want a root for the blazers it's just it's -- is these it's an exciting time. And I'm also a little nervous in this point. They got to the second round. Usually those teams gave it was a little bit of a harder schedule yeah how's that gonna -- now from Portland because last year they had kind of an easier start to their -- yes they -- starting out Tony fortified given what we ought to take deep. Look at the schedule tomorrow on tomorrow's show here at the five Christmas Day games this year it's the wizards at the knicks got to be the first round game -- -- is -- time -- That is the first game on Christmas morning than the thunder at the spurs. The Cleveland Cavaliers at Miami the lakers at Chicago all these are great teams except for that one will resist it makes everything easier -- the wizards in the next. Tonight we still -- Carmelo in John Wall and that's early more prisoners out I'm not gonna go -- my -- -- TI will but and then the final game that day is Golden State at the clippers don't MBAs and a great job capturing Christmas Day. And but not so much with the lakers and Chicago here's the other thing it's easy to say here's the other thing that the NBA's going to do this year and is built into the schedule. They're going to have a minimum there's some teams have longer than this the casual listeners think about this Bieber to -- attacks on 55 threes in 05. There's a minimum break at the all star at the all star break. Of eight games. So the teams will go eats d.s without playing -- BA action there will be an all -- cream sandwich in there. Some go longer than -- so it's possible that the blazers could go ten days. Without playing a basketball game sounds good in theory I hope he gets guys arrests -- hoping -- a better second half of the season. And going into the playoffs that's a long time to go without basketball. It really is it's interesting I you know look I have no problem is that as a fan to meet with the the longer you get a break for your team it's good every you know a solid one team's gonna benefit from this more than others everybody's gonna get basically the same amount of break you give them. You know more than a week -- you're talking 8910 days off in between games it's gonna benefit a lot of teams is a lot of guys are going banged up to the all star break it's a long haul. You look at all the back to backs that they play in the wind when he hit that all star break guys need that rest ultimately. -- need for this is questionable every team's gonna benefit as I said but the need for your just gonna be extending the season I'm not sure where this came from the teams are asking for more time off the players are asking for more time off or ultimately hopefully you hope it helps your team I don't really have a huge opinion on this either way but. It's strange to me that you extended to more than a week off to between games. I like getting gives the players a chance to take some time off it's going to be frustrating a little bit as an NBA fan of -- plays a role in her -- -- -- good first half and we -- in NBA finals in -- now on how -- grants and -- you'll get -- July because they extend extend the playoffs a little too long -- -- that kind of makes up for you'd be easy days in everything stays on track I like from the player perspective. There are guys to get pretty banged up in the first answers of -- veterans. They need some more time do what do we want -- -- days off I know I knew I -- an -- days off and be more geared up for the second half -- -- -- ready for that playoff push it's going to be frustrating has been waiting a couple more days but. Ultimately it's gonna help your team if that's -- doesn't get a whole lot of criticism for their long season because teams are spaced apart. Based on its criticized for their -- season. As it is they played games every single day but. I feel the same way about bass or short the basketball season might not a lot of people talking about the asteroid in the past it's 82 is pretty good. A lot of baseball -- 162 is pretty and that's finally at 82 worked for pretty well what would you shorted to -- over the barrel they are different I'll -- you get better battle plus again sixty all. I don't I don't think that makes a difference at all be the only teams -- to the regular season. I'll win that happens in I think that happens in almost every sport NFL teams that wanna -- -- drafting you coast through -- season and -- teams and a locked up 34 weeks out idiot he's apparently started the vast policies on Christmas. Non -- everything kind of works out perfectly for them because they ultimately get the late spring they get early summer to themselves and look how worked -- for -- this year. They've had one of their greatest our seasons in terms of positive publicity stars moving around and the NFL's -- domestic violence and do you lies IDs were done pretty well for the NBA right now and I continue to -- -- look at some point -- you guys promised media -- rant about the new home plate rule -- -- giants just -- got to run but it is the stupidest rule in the history of baseball. The managers can and they're not a right now we're back final segment. We will rant at some point about that back after this -- up to show their portrait of spray on fans. His trip -- -- real pleasure funniest stories on the show today primetime takes over me. Thirteen minutes now -- top the hour in the NBA schedules -- these. At that time as well as a whole crew of prime time is back together they take over again. At the top of the hour after it's fired up about -- -- played the plate you actually went in favor of the giants but. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- He has done a good job that he has been tots is just stay out front of the plate -- you don't if you can't get to a ball you allow a run to score in the middle of may game. It's no big deal just don't get hurt don't block the plate. He got -- let catchers make that decision if they want to do it or not because there was just a play -- they try to cut a runoff at the plate he was out he was out by 56 feet -- -- flowers -- Gregor Blanco but his leg was in front of the plate when he caught the ball there was no collision or any -- he was out by a mile by a mile whether or not you needed a collision or not whether or not he was blocking the plate or not. He was out by a mile but because Tyler flowers -- the foot was in front of the plate. They allowed the run to score in. How long it's gonna take to overturn this but it is one of the dumbest rules and all -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Things on Saturday we talked a lot of sports we also did some left handed its national left handed day. We also decent trivia debated whether or not sharks or hippos are more terrifying because of the shark week. On Discovery Channel and arrogant I I don't know how much longer shark week in existence I don't get the idea of fascination maybe along time ago with sharks. But I get a get a feeling -- and -- treated me more reality TV than it is based news -- it is as this point but. Sharks are the one driving force that keep people what's the most popular animal in the kingdom. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Tons of people I'm not saying majority but a ton of people will say including me. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- I was there earlier on this show law man I things you do best left handed I think typing is probably one for me. What do you guys do best left me I'm not counting typing you've been doing is on the am not counting -- I I guess -- -- tanning driving anti cancer recurrence of lefty and he got issues get bigger fish I hear it's either people out there they can't type with their -- how old are they -- the matter and that's a huge factor you can't eaten shark attacks yeah. -- -- Might get -- -- -- an early age of authority that shark -- it doesn't count you know flat on her it's unfair to sixty time out of your teams as well. Or at least get -- CTV -- experience usually U what do you gain yards -- the guy that can't I was like. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Alex sat out a lot of hours of very awkward when you start working now on the right side he is just -- Jack I. I left side if you need me I'd rather have to -- -- let anyone tell you gonna be small -- guys -- work out -- planes were got your left side. Now grown -- -- live from the man now we'll. 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