SportsPen April 4, 2018: Masters preview, Brewers walk off, Pistons dying

We’re one day away from the Masters so we had to bring in an expert to help us preview the “Tradition Unlike Any Other.” Marc Gilmore, head pro at Marquette Golf Club, joined Blake and Seth in studio to make predictions and wild guesses. Gilmore said the Tiger bump is 100% real and great for business.

Seth and Blake also get into the Brewers’ crazy walk-off win, the Tigers’ struggles in the cold, and the dwindling hope for the Pistons.

SportsPen April 3, 2018 – UM loses title game, most underrated programs, Tuesday funnies

Ryan Stieg from the Mining Journal stopped by to break down the National Championship game from last night. We took a break to answer a caller’s question about the Bucks and the future of Jabari Parker and to determine where Jay Wright ranks among the coaching elite.

Is Michigan the most underrated men’s basketball program in the country right now? We’ll discuss!

SportsPen April 2, 2018 – Michigan playing for title, imperfect start for Tigers, Potulny back

Rachel Zerbe from ABC 10 joined Blake in studio to give a preview of the National Championship game between Michigan and Villanova. Do the Wolverines stand a chance? Blake says Michigan State fans should be happy Michigan made it this far. They also discuss the imperfect start to the season for the Tigers, the epic collapse by the Bucks and Grant Potulny’s contract extension.

SportsPen March 27

Ryan Stieg made a rare Tuesday appearance on the show to bring good news to NMU hockey fans: Grant Potulny isn’t leaving! We also talk about Negaunee moving to Class B and Westwood athletic director Jon Beckman called in to help us make sense of it.

Packers fans were irate that the team would let Jordy Nelson go so Ryan and Blake had to calm them down, and the Pistons are still mathematically in contention for the playoffs.

SportsPen March 26, 2018: Final Four set, Bridges legacy, Giannis 60 Minutes

Rachel Zerbe and Blake Froling had their breakdown of the Elite Eight, including their questioning of Florida State’s end-of-game strategy against Michigan. They also try to determine what Miles Bridges’ legacy will be at Michigan State when he leaves for the NBA. Rachel and Blake also look at the startling contrast in the number of draft picks the Packers and Lions have, and if Detroit is destined for another mediocre season. Finally, the two give the highlights from the Greek Freak’s “60 Minutes” interview.