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Sports news and expert analysis from the world of sports with host Paul Roberts.
 
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This is Paul's final podcast. He focuses on the NBA playoffs and what the oddsmakers think about the series between the Warriors and Cavaliers. LeBron James deserves to be in the discussion with Michael Jordan when talking about the best of all-time. Plus, the Vegas Golden Knights' postseason run is no fluke.…
 
The Golden Knights are marching on to the Stanley Cup Final! It's a great story, but definitely not a fluke. Paul is tired of all the blowouts in the NBA conference finals. The Cardinals have a rookie throwing 105 mph. Plus, Justify is one win away from the Triple Crown.
 
The Supreme Court has opened the door for gambling on sports. Paul says Cleveland is the favorite, but Boston is the better team. Can the Rockets get past the Warriors when it really counts? Tiger Woods posted a 65 and says he's feeling good. Plus, the Capitals deserve some credit.
 
LeBron James still owns Toronto. Brad Stevens outcoached Brett Brown. The Rockets and Warriors are on a collision course. The Dodgers are struggling and without their ace. Plus, Justify lived up to the hype in the Kentucky Derby.
 
LeBron proved once again that he's the best player in the world. The Pacers came up short, but they put up a great fight all season. Don't expect much drama in the Western Conference semifinals. Paul tells you which teams came out on top at the NFL draft. Plus, who you should take in the Kentucky Derby.…
 
Which quarterback is the best in this draft class? Paul tells you what one longtime NFL scout has to say and it will surprise you. The NBA playoffs are heating up in the Eastern Conference with three series tied at two. Plus, some NHL fans lost their minds!
 
After one loss to the Pacers, media bobbleheads are already questioning LeBron James. Paul tells you who to look out for in the Eastern Conference. The Capitals are in trouble in the first round of the playoffs. Find out who's hot and who's not in MLB. Plus, a great Boston Marathon for the red, white, and blue!…
 
Patrick Reed held off Rickie Fowler and Jordan Spieth to win the Masters. Reed may not be a fan favorite, but he's a major champion. The NBA season is coming to a close and a lot is still undecided. Is it time to change the Stanley Cup playoffs? Plus, Shohei Ohtani is taking MLB by storm.
 
Paul ranks the top 25 NBA players of all-time. If you love hoops, you don't want to miss this show! This special edition of the "Roberts Rankings" also includes some great players who got snubbed. Find out who is in and who is out!
 
The Final Four is set and the Ramblers are still dancing! Paul tells you if Loyola-Chicago has a shot against Michigan and if anyone can stop Villanova. The 2018 MLB season is upon us. You will get predictions for each division, the NLCS, the ALCS, and the World Series.
 
Most NCAA tournament brackets have been blown up thanks to one upset after another after another. Paul recaps all of the madness and takes a closer look at which teams are still standing. It has been a strange season for the Cavaliers and now Ty Lue is taking a break from coaching. Plus, Tiger Woods continues to play well as the Masters approaches.…
 
If you love college basketball, you don't want to miss this show! Paul covers everything from teams that got snubbed to upset specials to his Final Four picks. You will also find out who the oddsmakers think will win the national title. Plus, thoughts on Tiger Woods and Jake Arrieta.
 
The return of the NFL combine means it's time for another "Roberts Rant." Paul tells you which team will win the NCAA men's basketball championship. Find out what the Rockets need to dethrone the Warriors. Kobe Bryant made an interesting comment after winning an Oscar. Plus, a list of the best sports movies and thoughts on Phil Mickelson's big win.…
 
Paul can't understand why people are shocked at the latest college basketball scandal. Unfortunately, this is business as usual. Stan Van Gundy bashed the NCAA while Gregg Popovich defended LeBron James. Ratings for the Winter Olympics took a tumble. Plus, Tiger Woods is making progress.
 
A look back at NBA All-Star weekend and a look ahead to the second half of the season with analysis of the top teams in each conference. Paul explains why he's not watching a lot of the Winter Olympics. Will Tim Tebow be in the major leagues? An awful story from the NHL. Plus, big wins for Austin Dillon and Bubba Watson!…
 
Here's a sports list that is sure to spark a debate. Paul ranks the top 15 QB's of all-time. Find out who is #1 and who got left off of the list. You may be in for some big surprises!
 
The Eagles won their first Super Bowl in thrilling fashion over the Patriots. You won't find a more comprehensive recap of this instant classic anywhere! Paul looks back at all of the offensive fireworks and one gigantic defensive play by Philadelphia. Once again, the Super Bowl lived up to the hype.…
 
Paul is expecting another very close Super Bowl. Find out if he's picking the Eagles or the Patriots and what's the best way to wager on the game. Does anyone care about the Pro Bowl and the NHL All-Star Game? Stephen Curry and Kyrie Irving put on a show in prime time! Tiger Woods is back. Plus, Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens are a long way from ...…
 
A backup quarterback has led the Eagles to the Super Bowl. Nick Foles and company will be underdogs once again when they square off with the Patriots. Tom Brady worked his fourth-quarter magic to stun the Jaguars. Paul looks back at every key play in both the AFC and NFC Championship Games. Plus, one of the Eagles called out the wrong guy.…
 
A 61-yard touchdown pass on the final play kept the Vikings' season alive! Paul takes a close look at all four divisional playoff games. The Steelers and Falcons made some questionable decisions. Mike Mularkey is done with the Titans and Kevin Sumlin has a new job. Plus, a legendary sports broadcaster died.…
 
A backup quarterback led Alabama to a pulsating victory over Georgia in the national championship game. The overtime win gave Nick Saban his sixth title. Paul takes you through all of the twists and turns of this instant classic! He also tells you where Georgia went wrong. Plus, picks for the divisional round of the NFL playoffs.…
 
Da'Ron Payne and the Alabama defense smothered Clemson in the Sugar Bowl. Georgia and Oklahoma turned the Rose Bowl into an instant classic! Paul says the college football playoff system must be changed. Find out the latest odds to win the Super Bowl and why the wild-card playoff games may be lopsided. Plus, thoughts on Jon Gruden and the Raiders.…
 
Paul clears up the NFL playoff picture with one week remaining in the regular season. Find out who's in and who's out. The Falcons, Ravens, and Titans control their own destiny. Plus, there was some exciting NBA action on Christmas Day including a controversial ending between the Cavs and Warriors!
 
Fans were in an uproar after a controversial ending to the Patriots-Steelers game! Paul says Pittsburgh made an inexcusable mistake on defense. An index card and a fumble by Derek Carr kept the Cowboys in the playoff picture. The Jaguars are going to the postseason for the first time in a decade. The Vikings and Rams embarrassed their opponents ...…
 
The Eagles have the best record in the NFC, but can they win the Super Bowl without Carson Wentz? Paul says the end of the Seattle-Jacksonville game was a disgrace. The Steelers beat the Ravens in a shootout and the Bills outlasted the Colts in the snow. The Cowboys, Packers, and Lions stayed alive in the wild card race. Plus, some big MLB news!…
 
The Giants fired head coach Ben McAdoo and general manager Jerry Reese. Paul says Rob Gronkowski deserved to be suspended and Russell Wilson should be mentioned for the MVP award. The Saints and Vikings were big winners in Week 13. Plus, why you shouldn't be surprised that Alabama was ahead of Ohio State in the final rankings.…
 
Several college football coaches were fired. Paul says administrators and fans are extremely impatient. Greg Schiano got a raw deal at Tennessee. Which teams are playoff-bound now that Alabama and Miami lost? Plus, a recap of Sunday's NFL action including a fight between the Raiders and Broncos!
 
The banged-up Cowboys got embarrassed for the second week in a row. The Giants upset the Chiefs and the Bills' quarterback decision backfired. Meanwhile, the Patriots, Saints, and Vikings show no signs of slowing down. It wasn't a happy birthday for Jim Mora. Wisconsin remains unbeaten, but will that be enough? Plus, an emotional win for Martin ...…
 
We're finding out who are the contenders and pretenders in the NFL. The Eagles, Saints, Vikings, Rams, and Patriots are on a roll. Will there be a spot in the playoffs for the Cowboys? Miami, Oklahoma, and Auburn made big statements while Alabama got a scare. Paul explains why Wisconsin is not one of the four best teams.…
 
Some well known NFL players were involved in fights on the field. The Eagles knocked out the Broncos to remain the best team in the league with a potential MVP at quarterback. Paul says it would be crazy to bench Alex Smith. Bedlam lived up to its name as Baker Mayfield put on a show. Alabama made it seven straight over LSU and Clemson held on ...…
 
The Dodgers had a 4-0 lead and their ace on the mound, but Clayton Kershaw let them down. Paul says it's a shame that many fans are missing out on a thrilling World Series. Deshaun Watson is making teams feel very bad for passing on him. Are the Saints for real? Iowa State is the best story in college football. Plus, J.T. Barrett should be in t ...…
 
The Patriots and Steelers are back on track but the Falcons, Packers, and Broncos are going the wrong way. Can they turn it around? After crushing Michigan, Penn State heads to Columbus where the Buckeyes are looking for revenge. Oklahoma and Oklahoma State avoided a second loss, while Notre Dame cruised by USC. Plus, Paul makes his World Serie ...…
 
The NFL lost another star. Aaron Rodgers is out with a broken collarbone. Was it a dirty hit? There were upsets galore in the NFL and college football this weekend. Paul reveals his NBA predictions. Plus, the MLB playoffs are providing plenty of drama!
 
More star players suffered serious injuries in Week 5. J.J. Watt and Odell Beckham Jr. are out for the season. The Chiefs are clearly the best team in the NFL. The Cowboys, Steelers, and Raiders are going in the wrong direction. Oklahoma and Michigan got bounced from the top 10. Plus, Yankees fans turned on Joe Girardi.…
 
Paul says the Bears are making the right move in going with Mitchell Trubisky. Some key players were injured on Sunday. How long will they be out? The Bills and Rams are leading their divisions while the Jets have as many wins as the Patriots. Saquon Barkley showed he can do it all. Plus, find out how Paul's preseason MLB predictions fared.…
 
NFL players and owners responded to President Trump's comments at a rally in Alabama. Paul says players have the right to kneel during the anthem and critics are twisting the reason for the protests. Plus, a college football recap that includes upsets by TCU and NC State.
 
Two games can determine a teams season in the NFL. Find out why Week 2 is so important. When it comes to elite teams, the AFC clearly has more than the NFC. Clemson has been the most impressive team in college football. Paul says USC fans shouldn't get too excited about beating Texas. LSU, Tennessee, K-State, Stanford, and UCLA all went down. P ...…
 
Week 1 of the NFL season did not live up to all of the hype. Paul recaps all of Sunday's action and discusses the key injuries. Baker Mayfield apologized for his actions after Oklahoma upset Ohio State. USC, Clemson, and Georgia also picked up big wins.
 
The waiting is over. The NFL is back! Don't miss this edition of "Paul's Perfect Picks." You will get predictions for each division, the conference championship games, and the Super Bowl. You will also learn what the oddsmakers in Las Vegas are thinking. Plus, a recap of all of the big college football games including Alabama-FSU, Michigan-Flor ...…
 
Floyd Mayweather executed his game plan to perfection and dominated Conor McGregor in the final rounds. Paul doesn't want a rematch and says McGregor should stick to MMA. The Patriots lost one of their top weapons and the Broncos lost a quarterback. J.J. Watt and Robert Kraft are helping Houston. Plus, the incredible story of Rhys Hoskins.…
 
College football fans will want to hear Paul's predictions for the upcoming season. He looks at all of the contenders in the power conferences and their paths to the playoffs. The Bills got some surprising news from a wide receiver. Plus, a nice call by MLB and stories from a trip to Wrigley Field.
 
If you're a baseball fan, you don't want to miss this special edition of the show. Paul ranks the top 25 MLB position players of all-time. We hope you enjoy the list and let the debate begin!
 
If you're a baseball fan, you don't want to miss this special edition of the show. Paul ranks the top 25 MLB position players of all-time. We hope you enjoy the list and let the debate begin!
 
Jay Cutler says 'no' to retirement and 'yes' to the Dolphins. Find out why Paul isn't surprised that Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned. The 2017 Pro Football Hall of Fame class proves that longevity isn't everything. Plus, two well-respected former MLB players passed away.
 
The Dodgers added Yu Darvish and the Yankees acquired Sonny Gray before the MLB trade deadline. Paul tells you which teams were the biggest winners and losers. Bud Selig is in the Hall of Fame, but his tenure was filled with ups and downs. Ivan Rodriguez, Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines, and John Schuerholz are also part of this year's class. Plus, La ...…
 
Paul describes how a terrible final round quickly turned into a thing of beauty for Jordan Spieth. You'll get an in-depth recap of the 146th British Open. Kyrie Irving reportedly wants out of Cleveland. Jerry Jones is standing by his man, but Ezekiel Elliott is just one of several Cowboys in the news for the wrong reasons. Plus, is our fascinat ...…
 
Forget about his dad and his sneakers, Lonzo Ball is the real deal on the court. Paul discusses an alarming trend in the sports broadcasting industry. He also shares some stats that parents need to know about high school sports. Plus, a look at two significant MLB trades and the Wimbledon finals.
 
Paul gives his midseason report on all of the divisions in MLB. He also explains why the MLB All-Star Game is the best among the four major sports. The war of words continues between Joel Embiid and LaVar Ball. David Griffin turns down the Knicks. Plus, a review of a recent film that basketball fans must see.…
 
There have been a lot of big free agent signings and trades in the NBA, but Paul says nothing has changed. Golden State is still the team to beat. Manny Pacquiao was robbed in Australia. Is it game over for Pacman? Plus, find out why an All-Star pitcher is bashing his own fans.
 
Trade winds are swirling in the NBA. Where will Paul George go? Could the Pacers star end up with the Cavaliers instead of the Lakers? Minnesota was the biggest winner on draft night. Paul looks at the odds to win next year's NBA championship. Meanwhile, Ice Cube's new 3-on-3 league is off and running. The Twins aren't the only huge surprise in ...…
 
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