June 8th, 2016

Littlefield: If I Had Met Satchel Paige

Since his conversation with Charlie Pierce last week, Bill Littlefield has been thinking about which athletes he’d most like to have met.

Full Broadcast
June 4th, 2016

Full Broadcast: June 4th, 2016

Stories from this broadcast: Littlefield: Remembering Muhammad Ali; #KilltheWin: An Attack On A Flawed — But Historic — Statistic; 3 Stories: LeBron Fatigue, Barry Bonds, Pro Boxers In Rio; 50+ Years After Undefeated Season, ‘Bestwick Boys’ Rally Around Coach; Charlie Pierce: The Week In Sports; Sweater Versus Jersey: The Hottest Debate On Ice; Jim Palmer Remembers Staring Down His Childhood Hero

June 1st, 2016

Littlefield: The Stephen Curry Illusion

Like millions of other people, Bill Littlefield has been watching the NBA postseason. He doesn’t know whether the Warriors or the Cavaliers will emerge victorious…but he’s pretty sure what he’ll remember about the Finals, and why.

Rhymes With Bill
May 25th, 2016

Mickelson News: A Reminder That ‘It's Great To Be In Sports’

After golfer Phil Mickelson was named in an insider trading lawsuit, Bill Littlefield was reminded that it can be good to be a famous athlete.

May 18th, 2016

Littlefield: Retirement Advice For Tim Duncan

Even before the San Antonio Spurs were bounced out of the playoffs by the Oklahoma City Thunder, there was speculation about whether Spurs veteran Tim Duncan would retire. Bill Littlefield offers the potential retiree some advice.

May 11th, 2016

Littlefield: Why I’m Impatient For The NBA Finals

We don’t know yet which teams will reach the NBA Finals in June. But Bill Littlefield knows which teams he hopes will find their way there.

May 4th, 2016

Leicester City’s Big Win Is Fun For Everyone — Except Bookmakers

Leicester City is assured of finishing first in England’s top soccer league. Bill Littlefield is among the surprised and delighted.

April 27th, 2016

Littlefield: Derby Day’s Coming

Is it too early to begin thinking about the first Saturday in May and the horse race traditionally run on that day? Bill Littlefield doesn’t think so.

April 20th, 2016

Concussion Settlement Affirmed, But Fight Must Continue

On Monday, a settlement to which the NFL and retired players agreed was deemed acceptable by a U.S. court of appeals. The NFL hopes that’s the end of the story that began with thousands of former players suing the league. Bill Littlefield hopes it’s not.

April 13th, 2016

Littlefield: Welcome Back, Baseball

The Major League Baseball season is underway again. It’ll remain underway for more than six months. Bill Littlefield likes the idea that once April arrives, baseball seems to go on every day and forever.

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