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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    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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    Bryce Harper Philadelphia Phillies Nationals Park
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    April 03, 2019 - 9:20 am
    Bryce Harper returned to Nationals Park on Tuesday night and struck out in his first two at-bats. Nats fans loved it. The prodigal son returning to two Max Scherzer strikeouts? Incredible. The party was on. But then Harper’s next three at-bats happened: a double to right in the 5th, an RBI single...
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    John Calipari Kentucky
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    April 02, 2019 - 9:41 am
    John Calipari has signed a “ lifetime contract ” with Kentucky, agreeing to coach the Wildcats until retirement – upon which he will become an ambassador for the program. This is a wise move for both parties. “As long as he’s in Lexington, he’s going to get paid whatever it is,” Stadium college...
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    Lamonte Turner
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    March 29, 2019 - 9:37 am
    Purdue and Tennessee played a game for the ages on Thursday night in the NCAA Tournament. The Volunteers were down by 18 points at one point but stormed all the way back to take the lead towards the end of regulation. A late foul on a Carsen Edwards three-pointer allowed Purdue to respond to the...
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    March 28, 2019 - 9:15 am
    After an offseason where it appeared a deal might not get done at all, the Mets finally inked ace Jacob deGrom to a long-term contract. DeGrom signed a 5-year deal worth around $137.5 million. The reigning NL Cy Young winner can now focus solely on the new season and not on his contractual future...
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    Super Troopers
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    March 27, 2019 - 8:48 am
    Kevin Heffernan and Steve Lemme, who starred in the Super Troopers series, dropped by CBS Sports Radio’s Ferrall on the Bench on Tuesday to discuss their new show, Tacoma FD , on TruTV. The show is essentially Super Troopers in a fire station, as it offers a comedic look at firefighters batting...
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    Emmitt Williams LSU Maryland NCAA Tournament
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    March 26, 2019 - 9:05 am
    No. 3 LSU entered the NCAA Tournament engulfed in scandal and uncertainty , but it hasn’t shown through their first two games. The Tigers (28-6) beat No. 14 Yale 79-74 and No. 6 Maryland 69-67 to reach the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2006. “LSU advances amidst all the controversy, this cloud...
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