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The Bulls Talk Podcast presented by Coors Light takes you inside the Bulls and around the NBA. With host Jason Goff, insider K.C. Johnson, and beat writer Rob Schaefer the crew breakdown the Bulls in an informed and entertaining way you won't get anywhere else. Featuring guests and reporters who cover the Bulls and the NBA. Episodes release every Tuesday and Friday.
 
The Cubs Talk Podcast breaks down all things baseball on the North Side. Host David Kaplan and a rotating cast of Cubs insider Gordon Wittenmyer, beat writer Maddie Lee, and writer Tim Stebbins, bring insider perspective, regular player interviews, and news updates during the team's pursuit of another championship. New episodes release every Wednesday and Friday morning.
 
The White Sox Talk Podcast brings you unparalleled insight and access to the White Sox. Featuring interviews with current/former players and coaches, we’ll tell you why something happened yesterday, and what’s likely going to happen tomorrow. Featuring Chuck Garfien, Ryan McGuffey, Chris Kamka and Vinnie Duber. New episodes release every Tuesday and Thursday.
 
Cubs talk for Cubs fans. Hosts Ryan Lieber and Chad Gordon, hatched their plan for this Podcast while watching the Cubs take batting practice before World Series Game 6. Each episode explore 9 "innings" of topics with a special 7th Inning guest conductor/interview with a Chicago sports reporter/anchor or a leader in the sports broadcasting world. Previous guests include Andre Dawson, Joe Buck, Mike Wilbon, Chris Myers, Karl Ravech, Len Kasper, Pat Hughes, MIke Greenberg, Sarah Spain, Marc Si ...
 
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Jessica Kleinschmidt of NBC Sports Bay Area joins the show. Find and follow us online on Twitter: @ryandlieber @thechadgordon, @bearsbarroom @cubsconfines Join us on Facebook: Chicago Cubs Friendly Confines Facebook page Check out our website www.theconfines.com to join our newsletter. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theconfines/mess…
 
After being selected to the All-Rookie second team, KC Johnson, Rob Schaefer, and Tony Gill discuss his selection and if they were expecting it or should another rookie have gotten his spot. Later in the pod, the crew discusses the many coaching changes around the league and discusses the future of Bulls coach Billy Donovan now that teams around th…
 
David Kaplan, Tim Stebbins, and Gordon Wittenmyer break down Jacob deGrom's start against the Cubs and debate if he is the best at his craft in sports right now. Later, the crew discusses the importance of beating playoff-caliber teams in the regular season and describes the feeling around the Cubs only a few weeks away from the trade deadline. (2:…
 
On the latest Blackhawks Talk Podcast, Pat Boyle and Charlie Roumeliotis dive into the mailbag and answer fans’ questions. Will the Blackhawks add a veteran goaltender to push Kevin Lankinen? Could the Blackhawks be in the Jack Eichel sweepstakes? Should the Blackhawks draft a goaltender with the No. 12 overall pick? They discuss all that and more.…
 
Accoring to reports, the Blackhawks are pursuing defensemen Seth Jones and/or Dougie Hamilton. James Neveau and Jay Zawaski react to the rumors, address Nikita Zadorov's wacky contract demands, then get to the ugly allegations against the Hawks. Visit madhousepod.com/book to order a copy of Jay's book, "The Big 50: The Men and Moments that Made the…
 
1st Inning-Up and Down Week-Cards Domination/Mets Trouble2nd Inning-MLB Sticky Crackdown 3rd Inning-Nature is Healing: Wrigley at 100% capacity4th Inning-The Jason Heyward Problem5th Inning-Rizzo/Heyward Anti-Vaxxers6th Inning-All Star Voting 1st Round is Out--Break7th Inning Guest Interview-Dani Wexelman is a host on MLB Network Radio on Sirius XM…
 
The Under Center crew of Ken Davis, Eric Strobel, Alex Shapiro, and Tony Gill discuss the sights and sounds from camp, who performed well, Allen Robinsons showing up on the Franchise Tag, Matt Nagy's comments on Chris Collinsworth's podcast on the chance that Justin Fields starts week one, Eddie Goldman missing the start of camp and what could be g…
 
With White Sox starters leading the American League in wins, ERA, strikeouts, and more, dare we ask the question: Is this rotation better than the one from 2005? Chuck Garfien and Ryan McGuffey are joined by 2005 World Series hero Scott Podsednik to compare and contrast the two rotations and discuss whether the 2021 White Sox can keep this going. P…
 
MLB is stepping up measures and plans to suspend pitchers for using substances to get more control of the ball. How will this impact baseball? David Kaplan, Maddie Lee, Gordon Wittenmyer, and Tim Stebbins discuss the newly enforced rule and if Cubs pitchers are using it and how will this impact the Cubs specifically. (1:40) - Pitchers who violate ‘…
 
With Major League Baseball cracking down on the use of foreign substances by pitchers, White Sox lefty Carlos Rodón discussed the topic with Chuck Garfien. Rodón talks about why he doesn't use any extra substances while he pitches and criticizes the decision to punish pitchers and not Houston Astros players who cheated in 2017 and 2018. The convers…
 
Chris Paul is on a historic run but is he a top 5 point guard all-time? Jason Goff, K.C. Johnson, Rob Schaefer, and Tony Gill debate and rank the greatest point guards and discuss how fans will view a LeBron James-less NBA Finals. Later in the podcast, Rob sits down with Bulls GM Marc Eversley to discuss his newest role as he is set to join the Can…
 
1st inning-West Coast Woes Trip? 2nd inning-Murray back for Opening Day 2.0 3rd inning-Kenney says Cubs are losing money, do you believe him? 4th inning-New City Connect Uniforms 5th inning-Wisdom is wise 6th inning-More on the IL 7th inning-Brenda Hilton Int 8th inning-Pitchers using substances on ball? 9th inning-Who are the Cubs All-Stars? Find …
 
The Under Center mailbag returns and it's time to discuss the pieces around the quarterback. Ken Davis and Eric Strobel answer questions about the status and future of Cole Kmet, what Darnell Mooney's stats might look like with a full season of Justin Fields, which new wide receiver will be the most productive, whether Danny Trevathan is the only o…
 
It was announced Thursday by the Bulls that Coby White had successful surgery on his left shoulder which will have him out a minimum of 4 months before he is re-evaluated. K.C. Johnson and Rob Schaefer discuss the crushing blow for the Bulls and discuss the pressing issue of the Bulls and their need for a point guard ASAP. Later in the podcast, Jas…
 
With Nick Madrigal possibly missing the rest of the season with a hamstring injury, what do the White Sox do about second base? Chuck Garfien and Ryan McGuffey discuss the loss of Madrigal, the rash of hamstring injuries that have hit the White Sox, and one name that's already been mentioned as a possible trade target. Plus, they react to Rick Hahn…
 
After struggling in the beginning, the Cubs capped off their West Coast road trip by beating Yu Darvish to secure a series win over the World Series-contending Padres. Now the Cubs look to take advantage of a banged-up Cardinals team in their upcoming series.David Kaplan, Gordon Wittenmyer, Maddie Lee and Tim Stebbins discuss the road trip and the …
 
The Chicago Steel have become a powerhouse at the USHL level and that talent is about to be put on display in the 2021 NHL draft. NBCS Chicago Blackhawks Insider Charlie Roumeliotis is joined by Steel GM Ryan Hardy to discuss their recent championship run, the team’s nine draft eligible prospects, and Owen Power, who’s a Steel alum that’s projected…
 
Week 2 of OTAs has wrapped up and more players discuss the team and most importantly what they think about new QB Justin Fields. Matt Nagy, new running back Damian Williams, tight end Cole Kmet, and wide receiver Darnell Mooney, and more discuss the new roster and Justin Fields. Ken Davis and Eric Strobel breakdown the sights and sounds of OTAs and…
 
The Cubs have started the west coast road trip stumbling out the gate, can they recover, and how will they fare against former Cub Yu Darvish? David Kaplan, Maddie Lee, Tim Stebbins, and Gordon Wittenmyer break down the Cub road trip and discuss has Jed Hoyer made his decision yet on if this team is worth going all-in on, or will he start the rebui…
 
Longtime radio host on NPR, contributor on CBS Sunday Morning and Cubs fan Scot Simon joins the boys in this special edition of the Friendly Confines. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theconfines/messageSupport this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theconfines/support
 
After missing three full seasons due to injuries and the pandemic, Jake Burger is back in a big way. Chuck Garfien speaks with the White Sox 2017 first-round pick about his impressive start with the Charlotte Knights and what it means to be playing competitive baseball again. They talk about his first three hits in Triple-A (all home runs), how an …
 
It's playoffs or bust for next year's Bulls so that means they need to overtake some teams to make it. K.C. Johnson, Rob Schaefer, and Tony Gill break down each (logical)* team the Bulls will be matched up against next year for a playoff berth and discuss scenarios which the Bulls could supplant or finish under them. Later in the podcast, the crew …
 
Ken Davis and Eric Strobel break down how Julio Jones asking for a trade helped the Bears end up getting star rookie quarterback Justin Fields in the 2021 NFL Draft. The crew also has a fun discussion about tipping before answering your questions, including weighing the benefits and risk of starting Justin Fields right away, what the Bears could do…
 
In a "West" themed episode, Tim Stebbins and Gordon Wittenmyer breakdown the upcoming west coast road trip the Cubs will be on, and will the Cubs be able to be above .500 and make a strong statement to management that they are ready to make another push to the playoffs before the trade deadline. Later in the podcast, sticking with the theme of the …
 
The Bulls Talk crew of K.C. Johnson, Rob Schaefer, and Tony Gill go into the K.C. mailbag and discuss questions that didn't make the cut, including: Will Billy Donovan be fired if the Bulls miss the playoffs again, is Derrick Rose the right point guard for the Bulls, can the Bulls re-sign Daniel Theis, and if Chris Paul is a free agent, would the B…
 
1st inning: Winning solves everything2nd inning: Toughest month of the year?3rd inning: What should Jed do?4th inning: Is the Cubs farm system better than advertised?5th inning: Getting Healthy Again6th inning: Where does Heyward fit in?7th inning: Brenda Hilton Int8th inning: Cubs irked about not having full capacity9th inning: Lou Gehrig Day at t…
 
The first half of the 2021 NHL Draft has officially been set and the Blackhawks will pick No. 11 overall. Pat Boyle and Charlie Roumeliotis discuss the lottery results and characterize the upcoming draft. The guys also discuss the possibility of Columbus Blue Jacket star defenseman Seth Jones being available via trade, other potential options in fr…
 
Ken Davis, Eric Strobel, and Alex Shapiro discuss the news and details of the Bears voluntary OTAs. The crew reacts to Matt Nagy, Andy Dalton, and other players discussing the upcoming season, how the roster is shaping up, and the expectations for themselves this season. (1:25) - Biggest takeaways from the OTA press conferences (9:20) - Will Matt N…
 
Chuck Garfien catches up with Paul Konerko and Jim Thome for a conversation about their White Sox careers, the art of hitting, and much more. The two White Sox legends get into the nitty gritty about hitting in the big leagues, being teammates, and playing in the “Blackout Game.” They talk about the memorabilia they have inside their homes, and Chu…
 
On this episode of the Madhouse Chicago Hockey Podcast, Jay Zawaski and James Neveau talk NHL Playoffs, then get a scouting report on some of the players who might be available to the Blackhawks at 11. Ryan Wagman, Head of US Scouting at McKeen's Hockey, joins the podcast. Visit madhousepod.com/book to order a copy of Jay's book, "The Big 50: The M…
 
Iowa Cubs broadcaster Alex Cohen joins the show. Find and follow us online on Twitter: @ryandlieber @thechadgordon, @bearsbarroom @cubsconfines Join us on Facebook: Chicago Cubs Friendly Confines Facebook page Check out our website www.theconfines.com to join our newsletter. @voiceofcohen --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/theconfines/m…
 
Marc Silverman is one of Chicago's great sports radio hosts and an all-around great guy who is a lifelong Cubs fan. Silvy joins his friend and ESPN radio teammate, David Kaplan, as they discuss where their Cubs fandom began and their favorite players in Cubs history. They also break down the first-place Cubs and their expectations for them the rema…
 
As the baseball calendar flips from May to June, it’s time to assess all that has happened with the White Sox in the first two months of the season and wonder what comes next. Chuck Garfien and Ryan McGuffey break down what they’ve learned about the White Sox, the team's strengths and weaknesses, why they should win the AL Central, what player the …
 
It has been in the news for years and recently resurfaced that the Bears are possibly looking for a new stadium, and it could be in Arlington Heights. What is going on right now? Ken Davis, Eric Strobel, and Tony Gill debate the pros and cons for leaving their current home -- historic Soldier Field -- and what the chances are that the team actually…
 
The hottest topic in baseball right now is Cardinals manager Mike Shildt going on a rant on MLB's dirty little secret on how pitchers are using foreign substances to increase spin rate. David Kaplan and Tim Stebbins discuss Shildt's rant and if there's validity to his argument. Later in the podcast, the crew discusses the Cubs' push for 1st place i…
 
The NBA playoffs are where the Bulls are striving to be so adding and upgrading the point guard position this offseason with one that has playoff experience is a top priority for Artūras Karnišovas and Marc Eversley. Jason Goff, KC Johnson, and Rob Schaefer discuss the playoffs and rank which point guard should the Bulls and Bulls fans should be wa…
 
The Stanley Cup Playoffs are off and running and proving to the sports world that playoff hockey is second to none. Pat Boyle and Charlie Roumeliotis provide their early takeaways from the first round and which team has surprised the most. The crew also goes over the IIHF World Championships in Latvia and discuss the strong play of Blackhawks first…
 
1st inning-How does 1st place sound? 2nd inning-Can the Cubs keep this pace? 3rd inning-Javy creates the play of the week 4th inning-Who do you credit the turnaround to? 5th inning-Is Bryant the early MVP favorite? 6th inning-Hoerner is hurting 7th inning-Scott Simon Int 8th inning- Is Brickhouse the greatest Chicago sports announcer? 9th inning-Do…
 
1st inning-Is this team where you thought they’d be? 2nd inning-Hoyer disappointed in COVID rates for team 3rd inning-Bleacher seats for vaccinated fans 4th inning-Lester and Schwarber return 5th inning-Next video tribute for a Cub? 6th inning-Rossy says no rules with position players pitching 7th inning-Cohen Int 8th inning- Arm of Steele 9th inni…
 
NBC Sports NFL analyst Chris Simms wasn't the highest on Justin Fields coming into the draft and he's kept the same energy after the Bears moved up to take their franchise QB by ranking Fields as the 39th-best QB in the NFL heading into the 2021 season. Simms joins the Under Center crew of Ken Davis, Eric Strobel, and Alex Shapiro to discuss why he…
 
With Cubs superstar Kris Bryant potentially on the trading block, MLB.com columnist Anthony Castrovince comes on the podcast to tell Chuck Garfien why he believes the White Sox are the best fit for the former MVP. The guys talk about what kind of trade package it will take to acquire Bryant, if the Cubs would be willing to deal him to the South Sid…
 
The Cubs are currently in second place in the NL Central but are inching closer and closer to first after winning a weekend series vs. the rival Cardinals. Will they be able to get to the top of the division? David Kaplan, Maddie Lee, and Gordon Wittenmyer discuss the recent series win and break down what's working for the Cubs. Later in the pod, t…
 
As the play-in and first round of playoff games get going you can't help but feel a way about the Bulls not playing postseason basketball. (Especially after watching the Pacers and Hornets. Sheesh.) But what can AK do to make sure the playoffs aren't missed next year? Jason Goff, Rob Schaefer, and K.C. Johnson discuss the playoffs games and if the …
 
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