Podcast of The Lineup 5-8

Miss the show? Here’s the podcast! I was joined by Jason Patt of BlogaBull.com to preview Game 3 between the Bulls and Cavs, and Scott Powers of ESPNChicago.com to dive into the Hawks sweeping the Wild. I also discussed where Patrick Kane could rank with the all-time Chicago athletes, as well as why the NFL doesn’t care about domestic violence. Hint: it’s a stupid reason. Take a listen.

Jason Patt discusses the keys to the Bulls beating the Cavs in Game 3.

Scott Powers breaks down how the Blackhawks took out the Wild in just four games.

Where does Patrick Kane rank with the greats?

The NFL still doesn’t care about domestic violence.


Podcast of The Lineup 5-1

Miss the show? Here’s the podcast. We were joined by James Neveau of NBCChicago.com, who previewed the Blackhawks-Wild series, as well as dissecting the Bears selecting Kevin White. Jeremy Stoltz of BearReport.com also hopped from Halas Hall to dive into the Bears new wide out, and who could be selected in the 2nd round.

James Neveau on what type of series to expect from Hawks-Wild, including who’s the x-factor for the Blackhawks.

Jeremy Stoltz on Kevin White’s press conference at Halas Hall, what he brings to the offense and some potential picks for the Bears in the rest of the draft.

Tom and I discuss where the Bulls domination of the Bucks came from.

Podcast of The Lineup 4-24

Miss the show? Here’s the podcast! Tom and I were joined by both Ricky O’Donnell of SB Nation and Scott Lindholm of Beyond the Boxscore. Ricky broke down the Bulls going up 3-0 against the Bucks, and Scott dove Chicago’s baseball scene through the first 15 games of the season. We also discuss whether fans should come to expect a consistent Derrick Rose for the rest of the playoffs. Take a listen.

Ricky O’Donnell on Bulls-Bucks, vintage D-Rose and how their matchup with the Cavs could play out next round.

Scott Lindholm on the positives and the negatives for both the Cubs and White Sox so far.

Tom and I dive into D-Rose’s special performance last night and whether it’s something you should come to expect from here on out.

Podcast of The Lineup 4-17

Miss the show? Here’s the podcast with guests Kevin Fishbain of ChicagoFootball.com, helping us breakdown the Bears draft strategy, and James Neveau of NBCChicago.com, previewing game 2 between the Hawks and Preds. Tom and I also dive into Kris Bryant’s call-up and how Theo Epstein got the Cubs to be where they’re at today.

Kevin Fishbain on who the Bears will select with the #7 pick.

James Neveau previewing the second game of the Blackhawks-Predators series.

How did Theo Epstein orchestrate the Cubs to this point?

Podcast of The Lineup 4-10

First podcast in awhile! If you missed the show, here are the highlights. Tom and I were happy to be joined by Sean Highkin, who covers the Bulls for Bleacher Report, as well as James Neveau, who covers the Blackhawks for NBCChicago.com. We also dove into DePaul’s newest coaching hires. Take a listen.

Sean Highkin on the Bulls win in Miami, Derrick Rose’s impact come playoff time, what has been the problem defensively and potential playoff matchups.

James Neveau on the Blackhawks loss in St. Louis, which line has played the poorest of late, Tuevo’s impact, as well as when Patrick Kane could return to the lineup.

Tom and I discussing DePaul’s decision to retain Billy Garrett Sr. on the staff and bring in Rick Carter as the next associate head coach.

Podcast of The Lineup 3/5

Miss the show? Here’s the podcast. Tom and I discussed whether Brandon Marshall will be with the Bears next season. We were also joined by the new Cubs pre and postgame host Mark Grote, and Scott Powers of ESPN Chicago hopped on to talk Blackhawks. Take a listen.

Mark Grote on the Joe Maddon’s presence with the Cubs, Jorge Soler looking even better in Spring Training, whether Javier Baez is on the clock, and a potential name that could get called up later on in the season.

Scott Powers on Toews’s role with Kane, the new acquisitions, Tuevo Teravainen’s play and if the Hawks can make a run in the playoffs without #88.

Should the Bears cut ties with Brandon Marshall?

Podcast of The Lineup 2/26

Miss the show? Here’s the podcast. Tom and I breakdown whether the Bulls can get over the hump with Derrick Rose. It didn’t happen last night, though. Ricky O’Donnell of SB Nation joins us to discuss what will happen in the offseason for Rose and the Bulls and Kevin Fishbain of ChicagoFootball.com takes a look at the studs and duds of the NFL Combine.

Where are the Bulls headed without D-Rose?

Ricky O’Donnell on the long-term effects of Derrick Rose’s injury and what he means to Chicago.

Kevin Fishbain on whether Matt Forte’s days with the Bears are numbered, who the Bears could take with the no. 7 pick, as well as what he saw from Mariota and Winston at the combine.