Nick, Jon and Megan talked about:
The never-ending debate of LeBron James vs. Michael Jordan. (00:50 – 9:09)
FBI Director James Comey finding out about being fired on TV. (9:09 – 17:39)
The idea of The Rock legitimately running for President. (17:39 – 20:51)
The power of the Internet getting that kid his nuggets. (20:51 – 24:01)
The Bow Wow Challenge and the desire to show off but also be fake humble on social media. (24:01 – 36:41)
Matt Harvey’s Cinco De Mayo weekend. (39:44 – 44:45)
The negative perception of airlines in the media. (44:45 – 50:37)
Some recent racism in the sports world. (50:38)
Nick, Jon & Megan talk about the LeBron James vs. Charles Barkley beef, Donald Trump’s comments on Roger Goodell (14:02), Aubrey Huff’s tweet about protestors (20:15), Rob Gronkowski’s obsession with 69 (24:06), the repulsiveness of National Signing Day (29:34), the Quebec City mosque shooting (45:36) and Donald Trump’s Black History Month speech (52:57).
Nick opened by sharing a parody song he recorded for the show. Then Nick & Jon talked about the public reaction to the NBA Finals and the draft (2:18 – 23:45), Hungary’s goalie playing soccer in sweatpants (23:45 – 30:30), Las Vegas getting a hockey team and the NHL not needing to expand (32:50 -37:29), why they think the Rio Olympics should be cancelled (37:29 – 47:14) and a minor league team in Michigan having a “bring your guns to the ballpark” night.
Nick & Jon talked about LeBron James, Game 6 of the NBA Finals and Stephen A. Smith’s reaction to Ayesha Curry’s post-game tweeting (00:00-24:10)
The reaction to the Orlando shooting and the clown Donald Trump https://theringer.com/how-republicans-can-beat-trump-after-orlando-response-d9dc82e6c076#.xeqaakly4 (24:10-43:35)
“Parent Shaming #gators” (43:35-53:10).
A game of This or That? The choices were: breakfast or dinner? Sit down or stand up when you wipe? NSYNC or Backstreet Boys? N64 or Playstation 2? Deaf or blind? (53:10-1:08:38)
Picks of the Week:
Alphabetical Slaughter by Papoose – www.youtube.com/watch?v=SApmSrHDh…&feature=youtu.be
In My Life by James Hetfield (Beatles cover) – www.youtube.com/watch?v=y0ZfzWLsbw4
Finally, they tested out PornHub’s new descriptive video feature and talked about soccer fans being hooligans. (1:20:38-1:32:00)
Nick, Jon & Megan talk about the Stanford (scumbag) swimmer’s rape trial and that whole ordeal.
Then played a game of “Overrated, Underrated or Properly Rated” and the topics included:
Ice cream, Pelee Island, bonfires, pornography, LeBron James, Tom Brady, leather seats, being handsome, The Keg, sushi and Pizza Hut buffet. (14:20)
Picks of the Week: But What If We’re Wrong by Chuck Klosterman (book) and www.theringer.com(website, obviously). (51:40)
Finally, rapid fire on Euro 2016, the NBA Finals, the U.S. Presidential race, bestiality not being completely illegal, Passion of the Christ 2 ideas and remembering Gordie Howe. (56:30)
Nick & Jon talk about Jon’s recent appearance on Valenti & Foster on 97.1 The Ticket. The current state of the Detroit Red Wings and look ahead to the NHL Playoffs. (00:42 – 11:40)
The baseball season is underway and it took 3 games for Blue Jays manager John Gibbons to say something stupid. We love how homerific local broadcasters are. New season, same old Tigers bullpen. (11:40 – 27:10)
LeBron James is heating up. Are the Raptors legit contenders? Now that the Warriors look human, it doesn’t look like such a cake walk to the championship. (27:10 – 41:15)
The debut of the completely original, not at all stolen from every other sports show segment RAPID FIRE. Today’s questions: Does the Warriors getting the win record matter? Is Erik Karlsson the best offensive defensemen since Orr? Is a Tiger-less Masters relevant? Should Thon Maker be allowed in the NBA Draft? Was the NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship the best game ever?
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