The DA Show

Mon-Fri: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET

Damon Amendolara, known by his fans as D.A., hosts his morning program where he provides a mix of the latest sports news, discussions and controversy.

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    May 24, 2019 - 12:04 pm
    NBA TV’s Jared Greenberg dropped by The DA Show on Friday, and, well, friendly banter ensued. Earlier this week, Greenberg told Bill Reiter on Reiter Than You that he is so happy that the world is finally getting to see Steph Curry’s greatness on the biggest stage. DA found that claim, in a word,...
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    May 23, 2019 - 10:53 am
    Jermon Bushrod has won a Super Bowl – with the Saints, in fact. He knows what that experience feels like, and he wanted to experience it again this past season. But he didn’t – in part because of a missed call in the NFC Championship Game. Bushrod hasn’t quite gotten over that non-call. Heck, he...
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    May 22, 2019 - 1:10 pm
    Five-time Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin dropped by CBS Sports Radio on Wednesday to discuss her life, career, and retirement, among other topics, and also opened up about her battles with anxiety, depression, and insomnia. “I think I always did a really good job of keeping a sense of...
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    May 21, 2019 - 11:17 am
    David Cone won five World Series titles in his illustrious career, four of which came with the New York Yankees. Indeed, Cone played for the Yankees from 1995-2000, and the Bronx Bombers won it all in 1996 and then three years in a row from 1998 to 2000. Those teams are synonymous with legends such...
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    May 15, 2019 - 12:53 pm
    Prince and Cecil Fielder dropped by The DA Show on Wednesday to discuss food, BBQ and, yes, Prince’s pet pig, Bacon. That’s right. Prince has a pet pig named Bacon, but he does not eat bacon. “It’s just weird,” Prince said. “It was weird. My kids thought they could still do it, and then the first...
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    May 15, 2019 - 12:29 pm
    No Kevin Durant, no problem. The Golden State Warriors beat Portland, 116-94 in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals on Tuesday. In fact, the Warriors haven’t lost a game since losing Durant to a calf strain in Game 5 of the Western Conference semis, which begs the question: Might Durant desire...
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    May 14, 2019 - 4:21 pm
    The Warriors beat the Rockets in Game 6 without Kevin Durant and were lauded for their performance. Well, the Warriors may need to get used to life without Durant – not because he’s injured, but because he might sign with the Knicks this offseason. Is Durant to New York inevitable? “It sounds like...
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    May 14, 2019 - 12:27 pm
    We’re only one year into LeBron James’ tenure in Los Angeles, and already the Lakers are a mess . Luke Walton was fired, the Lakers had a heck of a time finding his replacement , and now there are rumblings that James could be traded to Philadelphia this offseason . L.A. Times columnist Arash...
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    May 13, 2019 - 11:36 am
    After being limited to nine games last season – and enduring a frosty divorce with the San Antonio Spurs – Kawhi Leonard authored an all-time great moment Sunday, hitting the first buzzer-beater in Game 7 history to lead the Raptors past the 76ers. It is Toronto’s second trip to the Eastern...
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    May 10, 2019 - 12:31 pm
    The Golden State Warriors will be without Kevin Durant for the rest of their second-round playoff series against the Houston Rockets. As a result, the Rockets have a better chance of beating the Warriors. But those odds might not have increased as much as you think. “I’m going to be...
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    May 01, 2019 - 1:36 pm
    The end is coming swift and clear. The days of picking up pieces of paper and reading sports stories on them are being chased away by the sunset. Not long ago the grandest of them all, the sporting publication of record for 70 years, Sports Illustrated , decided to consolidate into bi-weekly issues...
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    April 18, 2019 - 8:49 am
    Any NBA child of the '80s loved Dominique Wilkins. He was all too easy to adore. His slam dunks scraped the sky. His athleticism jumped off the TV like a cartoon. That stylistically radical Hawks logo looked like a backwards Pac-Man . The Omni seemed like a Tetris block landed on Atlanta . C'mon,...
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    March 27, 2019 - 4:31 pm
    Perhaps this is all a power play, a stiff arm of the opponent in the direction you need them to go. This may be an intelligent, savvy businessman manipulating the news like a puppet master. The AAF could have the perfect leader behind the wheel, and this moment will be written about in history...
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    March 15, 2019 - 1:57 pm
    He doesn't play. He doesn't coach. He doesn't build the roster. So how is it that James Dolan stands in the way of the Knicks ever winning a championship? It's because he poisons the entire organization, a noxious fume that permeates all rooms of Madison Square Garden. And people with options –...
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    February 28, 2019 - 1:30 pm
    Skeptics would like to point to the Alliance of American Football's opening month and claim turbulence. News of the league enduring payroll problems, needing a $250 million infusion of cash, having its premier team forced into practicing in a different state, and being sued would appear to be all...
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    February 11, 2019 - 1:57 pm
    Video of The AAF put the NFL's problems on full display I The D.A. Show Something interesting happened on the way to poking fun at a startup spring football league. We realized a fast pace and monster hits on quarterbacks were relics of the past, and man did it feel good to have them back...
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    February 08, 2019 - 11:26 am
    Video of Owners aren't spending for Harper/Machado because they worry about their baseball's future For more than a century, the days before pitchers and catchers report have been filled with glee and optimism. Next week, baseball players will report to sun-splashed locales, and...
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    January 07, 2019 - 3:09 pm
    Somehow he did it again. Nick Foles led the Eagles down the field, cooly and calmly, and found Golden Tate for the win. Sure, Cody Parkey had to double-doink the game-winning field goal as time expired for it to hold up, but Foles did his part. Again. And there is no historical precedent for it...
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    December 31, 2018 - 4:17 pm
    It's a good problem to have, but also a terrifying one. Your team becomes so successful other programs begin trying to poach what makes you great. Syracuse fans went on high alert as Miami's head coaching job opened after Mark Richt's abrupt retirement. Would the Hurricanes come calling for SU's...
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    December 14, 2018 - 10:15 am
    The reports are jarring. The Raiders' Christmas Eve game against the Broncos could be the last one ever in Oakland. The city is suing the franchise over relocation to Vegas. The team doesn't want to pay rent to a group that it's engaged in litigation with. So in this lawyered-up battle of grandiose...
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