Ferrall On The Bench

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Scott Ferrall takes listeners through the day’s headlines and most talked about topics in sports, generates spirited discussions with callers, and conducts captivating interviews with guests.

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    Kyrie Irving Boston Celtics NBA
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    April 19, 2019 - 8:25 am
    The Boston Celtics trailed the Indiana Pacers 79-68 heading into the fourth quarter of Game 2 of their second-round playoff series on Wednesday, but Kyrie Irving sparked a comeback. He finished with 37 points to rally the Celtics to a 99-91 win – and a 2-0 series lead. Andy Gresh, however, had...
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    Russell Westbrook
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    April 18, 2019 - 9:22 am
    Russell Westbrook is perhaps the most dynamic, mesmerizing player in the NBA – and no one, Scott Ferrall would argue, plays harder than him on a nightly basis. The Oklahoman Thunder writer Erik Horne agrees with that. Sort of. “I think you can make a case for that on the offensive end,” Horne said...
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    Russell Wilson Seattle Seahawks Carolina Panthers
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    April 17, 2019 - 1:11 pm
    If you think Seattle made a mistake making Russell Wilson the highest-paid player in the NFL , well, Tacoma News Tribune Seahawks writer Gregg Bell doesn’t. “I’ve watched this team every season, every game, every practice for six years, seven years – Russell Wilson is good enough for three or four...
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    Sidney Crosby Pittsburgh Penguins New York Islanders NHL
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    April 16, 2019 - 8:42 am
    The Pittsburgh Penguins have won two of the last three Stanley Cup titles. They likely won’t make it three out of four. The Penguins trail the Islanders 3-0 in their opening-round playoff series. “I’m not surprised that the Islanders are leading the series; I am surprised that they’re up 3-0,” NHL...
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    Joe Pavelski San Jose Sharks
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    April 12, 2019 - 9:58 am
    Joe Pavelski gave the San Jose Sharks a 1-0 lead over the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 1 of their opening-round series Wednesday – and he did so with his teeth . That’s right. The puck ricocheted off his mouth and past Marc-Andre Fleury into the goal. Wow. “I knew that would get the approval of the...
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    Kevin Durant Golden State Warriors
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    April 11, 2019 - 9:16 am
    Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving will reportedly sign with the New York Knicks this offseason, but should Knicks faithful buy that? “I’m buying more Durant than Kyrie,” NBA Radio’s Mitch Lawrence said on Ferrall on the Bench. “There’s all this smoke about Durant, and it sounds like he’s coming to New...
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    Magic Johnson
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    April 10, 2019 - 9:16 am
    In a move that stunned the basketball world, Magic Johnson resigned as Lakers president Tuesday night – and told reporters that someone would have to inform his boss, Jeanie Buss. “I didn’t see that coming at all,” KNX sports anchor Randy Kerdoon said on Ferrall on the Bench. “It just stunned...
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    James Harden Houston Rockets NBA MVP
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    April 09, 2019 - 10:40 am
    The NBA MVP debate is a two-horse race between James Harden and Giannis Antetokounmpo, but Rick Kamla thinks there’s a clear winner. “There’s a lot of media members and a lot of fans who hate on James Harden, (but) the guy is doing Wilt Chamberlain stuff,” the NBA TV and NBA Radio host said on...
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    Alex Rodriguez Jor Girardi New York Yankees
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    April 05, 2019 - 9:36 am
    Director Billy Corben dropped by CBS Sports Radio to discuss his new documentary, Screwball , which investigates the Biogenesis scandal that rocked Major League Baseball in 2013. While the film centers on Anthony Bosch and Porter Fischer, it also tells the story of Alex Rodriguez. “I do think he is...
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    Derek Jeter Miami Marlins
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    April 04, 2019 - 9:29 am
    The Miami Marlins (2-5) could set attendance records this season, and none of them will be positive. They’ve averaged 9,577 paid attendance through seven games. If you remove the 25,423 that came on Opening Day, that number drops to less than 7,000 per game, and they have sold just 26 percent of...
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