Mariotti Show Replay: Wednesday, March 26th

Missed part of the show? Here’s a rewind of the program on March 26, 2014.Heat_LeBron_Pacers_George_2014

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Hour One on The Jay Mariotti Show: March 26, 2014:

DON’T LIE ON A RESUME
— Steve Masiello loses South Florida job
— Didn’t graduate from Kentucky in 2000
— Can’t lie, then preach to teens not to lie
— Pitino disciplie, ratted out by Kentucky
— Just coincidence, with game Friday?
— O’Leary shows career needn’t be derailed
— Manhattan won’t hire him back
— School requires bachelor’s degree

HYPOCRISY
— Calipari had to vacate two Final Fours
— Kentucky overlooked ills, still hired him
— Masiello flap adds heat to huge game
STAN VAN GUNDY INTERVIEW
— Pacers dearly miss Granger leadership
— Chemistry shift in midseason not wise
— George far short of predicted superstardom
— Thinks Vogel’s job is safe
— Heat haven’t sustained any consistency
— Opens door for another East team
— Disgusted with 76ers plan
— Why tank when Parker, Wiggins need work?
— Knicks allow 51 in quarter? Phil has a mess
— Spurs, quietly, become West favorites
— Tough beans if America doesn’t want them
— Billy Donovan has big NBA future if wants

HEAT-PACERS
— We were supposed to circle this date
— So disappointing, West so much better
— Pacers need game more than Heat
— If Heat lose, cede No. 1, rest LeBron
— If Pacers lose at home, confidence gone
— BIrd blew it by dealing Granger
— Paul George a major disappointment
— Reported catfish sceme, blames a woman
— Not mature enough to be face of franchise
— Is Frank Vogel’s job in jeopardy?
— LeBron looks tired, not indestructible
— Fades in fourth quarters telling

 

 

Hour Two on The Jay Mariotti Show: March 26, 2014:

NFL MEETINGS
— New penalties for slurs: Michael Sam Rule
— Experiment with 38-yard extra points
— Great idea, now plenty of intrigue on XPs
— Belichick loses: Wanted reviews on all plays

TOUGH TIME FOR BUFFALO
— Death of Bills owner Ralph Wilson
— Bills hero Jim Kelly fighting cancer
— Town defined by its NFL team
— Glad they’re nixing Toronto experiment
— Buffalo, Toronto nothing in common

NO FUN LEAGUE?
— Have to admit, goalpost dunks had to go
— Graham broke one, also a safety issue
— League does want players as robots
— Why no middle ground, no T.O., Ochocinco?

INTERVIEW WITH ROB DAUSTER
COLLEGE HOOPS GURU, NBCSPORTS.COM
— TV ratings for March Madness best since ’93
— Thinks triumph for tournament, not the game
— Need compromise on paying players
— Starting to love Arizona, like everyone
— Archie Miller will be a star, like brother
— Thinks Calipari is bad and good, all in one
— Take Arizona, Michigan State, Louisville, Florida

 

 

Hour Three on The Jay Mariotti Show: March 26, 2014:

HEAT-PACERS
— NBA hasn’t had eventful regular season
— LeBron should cede MVP to Durant
— George maybe the LVP, poor play lately
— Once circled, this game a disappointment
— Another sign that West is supreme

MARCH LEANING TOWARD ARIZONA
— Take experience plus gifted freshmen
— Looked like NBA team Sunday
— Easiest path to Final Four
— Would love to pick a Dayton, can’t do it
— At this stage, brains and eyeballs win out

BASEBALL SEASON NEARS
— Or, wait, it already has started
— Australia was ridiculous idea, a beerfest
— Dodgers 2-0, replace Yankees as lead villains
— Puig will be theater in itself, all season
— Don’t watch him at expense of Mike Trout
— Injuries dominated spring training
— Darvish could be most devastating
— Watching expanded replay closely
— Collisions at home plate, too
— At least White Sox have a $17 sundae
– Wait, who are the White Sox?

 

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