Mariotti Show Replay: Tuesday, April 22nd

Missed part of the show? Here’s a rewind of the program on April 22, 2014

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Hour One on The Jay Mariotti Show: April 22, 2014:

NBA COACHING CIRCUS
— Why is Kerr leading candidate in NYC?
— He’s never coached a game in life
— Jackson’s first coach a major hire
— Needs large presence to lure big names
— Why not wait for Mark Jackson?
— Donovan in Minnesota? Wait for better
— Utah not a good job
— Indiana, Houston, Golden State could open
— All three excellent jobs
— Enough quality candidates to go around?

NBA GREAT IN SMALLER ZIP CODES
— Don’t care if it’s OKC, Memphis
— Scintillating Game 2 in any city
— Durant’s prayer beyond impossible
— Yet Grizzlies perservere with no Gasol
— Thunder could go out in first round
— Playoffs need Durant, Westbrook
— Yes, NBA misses Lakers, Knicks, Celtics
— Grizzlies will be tough to beat
— Durant having fits with Tony Allen
— Best games no one saw: Hou-Port, too
— Aldridge, unsung, best solo game so far

LEAGUE’S OFFICIATING TRANSPARENCY
— Under Silver, admitting mistakes
— Two so far, in critical situations
— Not sure made error on Chris Paul
— NBA wants to purge perception problem
— Old saw: Manuever series for ratings
— How about getting calls right?

YES, GRIFFIN MORE THAN SALESMAN
— Dominant in Game 2, must be consistent
— Clippers look like best team in league
— Paul, Griffin kings of TV commercials
— Warriors’ no-show disappointing
— Find out about Clippers in Oakland
— Too many Chris/Cliff Paul ads
— Griffin Kia ads over the top these days
— Insurance ads try to one-up each other
— Amazing, Clippers are No. 1 ad team

SPURS, HEAT ALREADY IN COMMAND?
— Easy series ahead while rivals struggle
— Wade getting rest is biggest key
— Dallas blew shot to steal game
— Popovich, Coach of Year, any year
— If Spurs close out Mavs, rest for Port-Hou

VOGEL’S FUTURE ON LINE
— Why doesn’t Bird come down, coach?
— Must do something drastic
— Bench Hibbert? Go small?
— RIsk losing him mentally for playoffs
— Vogel will lose job if loses series
— Other East series, cut and dry
— Brooklyn’s experience over Toronto kids
— Washington’s talent over Chicago grit

DWIGHT HOWARD WANTS BALL
— Don’t announce it publicly
— Again, is he a good teammate?
— Harden misses two big shots
— Harden doesn’t want to hear Howard
— McHale not long for world
— But who is right hire?

 

 

Hour Two on The Jay Mariotti Show: April 22, 2014:

BOSTON MARCHES ON
— Marathon goes on without problems
— Security detail massive
— Normalcy: Fans boo Buchholz at Fenway
— Why did Buchholz sleep in clubhouse?

TANAKA AT FENWAY
— More impressive than advertised
— Technically, hasn’t lost since 2012
— 24-0 last year in Japan, 2-0 with Yankees
— He’s the ace the Yankees needed
— No one can hit his splitter
— Let’s see how Boston treats him
— Faces Lester, hot start
— Ellsbury returns, too, and healthy now

BIG MIDSEASON TRADE TARGET
— Cliff Lee, pitching wonderfully
— The ultimate mercenary
— Yankees, Red Sox, Dodgers, Texas
— Tampa Bay, can’t afford him
— AL East up for grabs, five teams

HOCKEY THUGGERY
— Last week, talking great games
— Now, cheap shots that injury
— Matt Cooke on Tyson Barrie
— Deserves long suspension
— Blackhawks dirty vs. Blues
— Seabrook on Backes
— Mocking Backes after hit
— This is why sports suffers

INTERVIEW WITH JIM LITKE
— Associated Press national columnist
— How Boston will move on
— Security heightened in sports, a must
— Thinks we’ve seen best of Tiger
— Golf will return to niche status
— Nothing like Jordan, Woods
— Tough job for Kerr in New York
— NHL must keep Olympic showcase
— Wouldn’t draft Manziel No. 1

 

 

Hour Three on The Jay Mariotti Show: April 22, 2014:

NBA COACHING CIRCUS
– Why is Kerr leading candidate in NYC?
– He’s never coached a game in life
– Jackson’s first coach a major hire
– Needs large presence to lure big names
– Why not wait for Mark Jackson?
– Donovan in Minnesota? Wait for better
– Utah not a good job
– Indiana, Houston, Golden State could open
– All three excellent jobs
– Enough quality candidates to go around?
NBA GREAT IN SMALLER ZIP CODES
– Don’t care if it’s OKC, Memphis
– Scintillating Game 2 in any city
– Durant’s prayer beyond impossible
– Yet Grizzlies perservere with no Gasol
– Thunder could go out in first round
– Playoffs need Durant, Westbrook
– Yes, NBA misses Lakers, Knicks, Celtics
– Grizzlies will be tough to beat
– Durant having fits with Tony Allen
– Best games no one saw: Hou-Port, too
– Aldridge, unsung, best solo game so far
LEAGUE’S OFFICIATING TRANSPARENCY
– Under Silver, admitting mistakes
– Two so far, in critical situations
– Not sure made error on Chris Paul
– NBA wants to purge perception problem
– Old saw: Manuever series for ratings
– How about getting calls right?
YES, GRIFFIN MORE THAN SALESMAN
– Dominant in Game 2, must be consistent
– Clippers look like best team in league
– Paul, Griffin kings of TV commercials
– Warriors’ no-show disappointing
– Find out about Clippers in Oakland
– Too many Chris/Cliff Paul ads
– Griffin Kia ads over the top these days
– Insurance ads try to one-up each other
– Amazing, Clippers are No. 1 ad team
SPURS, HEAT ALREADY IN COMMAND?
– Easy series ahead while rivals struggle
– Wade getting rest is biggest key
– Dallas blew shot to steal game
– Popovich, Coach of Year, any year
– If Spurs close out Mavs, rest for Port-Hou
VOGEL’S FUTURE ON LINE
– Why doesn’t Bird come down, coach?
– Must do something drastic
– Bench Hibbert? Go small?
– RIsk losing him mentally for playoffs
– Vogel will lose job if loses series
– Other East series, cut and dry
– Brooklyn’s experience over Toronto kids
– Washington’s talent over Chicago grit
DWIGHT HOWARD WANTS BALL
– Don’t announce it publicly
– Again, is he a good teammate?
– Harden misses two big shots
– Harden doesn’t want to hear Howard
– McHale not long for world
– But who is right hire?

 

 

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