Monday Mourns looks at hockey, Yadong, and the NBA
On this edition of Monday Mourning, we recap unfortunate events from the weekend in sports, including an all-time great regular season performance by the Boston Bruins being wasted with their first round elimination, on a UFC fighter’s unbelievable name, and Grizzlies enforcer Dillon Brooks not being able to back his trash talk up + UVA baseball again!
Brett Friedlander talks ACC in the NFL draft, current state of NIL and the portal
Columnist for SaturdayRoad.com, Brett Friedlander joins The Sportsline to talk latest developments in the world of college sports, including how the ACC did, representation wise, in the NFL draft, his thoughts on the usage of NIL and the transfer portal in college athletics, and how former UVA star Brennan Armstrong fits in at N.C. State.
Last Call featuring Dan Dakich, Larry Mac, Joe T, Rashad Jennings, and more
Last Call returns to The Sportsline, as we feature twice the amount of content as usual following a one week absence, as we give another listen to unedited clips and never out-of-context quotes from guests and hosts, including Dan Dakich, Larry McReynolds, Joe Theismann, Rashad Jennings, Rich and Dennis, and plenty more!
The Historian presents the archives through his upgraded cell phone
Wes May, The Sportsline Historian, joins the show for his scheduled Friday appearance to talk memorable past moments in sports and our show, including Rich Roth’s infamous question to Jake Grove, on Donald Sterling’s ouster from his NBA ownership, and when the New York Jets drafted franchise legend Sam Darnold.
Voice of the Milwaukee Bucks Dave Koehn talks Giannis comments, end of the season
Former voice of the Virginia Cavaliers, Dave Koehn joins The Sportsline to talk NBA playoffs and an early exit for number one overall seed Milwaukee, including his thoughts on the comments from Giannis Antetokounmpo following their game five loss and elimination from the playoffs, on if the Miami Heat simply outplayed the Bucks, and if the championship window is closing on this version of Milwaukee.
Brad Spielberger breaks down night one of the NFL draft
PFF’s Brad Spielberger joins The Sportsline to talk round one of the NFL draft, including how the Philadelphia Eagles came out as some of the night’s biggest winners, on why the selections of the Detroit Lions have them as the biggest loser from night one, and what he heard as to why Kentucky QB Will Levis fell out of round one + when Levis and Hendon Hooker may be selected.
Greg Madia exclaims there are enough sports in the spring, we cannot move football there too
Charlottesville Daily Progress sports writer Greg Madia joins The Sportsline to talk latest in UVA athletics, including why the Cavaliers seem to always have a lot of success in spring sports, on how the spring football game this year was ‘different’ following last season’s tragedy, and why there’s been so much turnover in the basketball program + which football players could get drafted?
Locally on the Links with Mark Fry
Director of Golf at Homestead Resort, Mark Fry joins Beacon Credit Union’s Locally on the Links to talk Centennial Celebrations, including what they are doing at the golf course to commemorate 100 years, on how his son is now driving the ball further than him by over a football field, and reveals the big announcement on USGA sanctioned events coming to the Homestead.
Nate Davis says he’s never seen so much uncertainty for a draft
USA Today’s Nate Davis joins us hours before the NFL draft to talk latest developments in football, including how Lamar Jackson’s extension makes a busy night even busier, on why he’s predicting not as many quarterbacks to be taken at the top of the draft like many others say, and why DE Will Anderson may be the best overall player in the ’23 draft.
Mark Schofield previews the NFL draft, Rodgers’ fit in NYC
SB Nation’s Mark Schofield joins The Sportsline to talk a wild NFL offseason so far and the upcoming NFL draft, including what he made of the hauls for the Jets and Packers in the trade for Aaron Rodgers, what he expects to happen in this week’s NFL draft, and how former Virginia Tech QB Hendon Hooker is trying to bounce back from his serious injury.