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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    Russell Westbrook James Harden
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    July 12, 2019 - 8:39 am
    The Oklahoma City Thunder traded Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul, two first-round picks and a pair of pick swaps Thursday, as Westbrook will be reunited with former OKC teammate James Harden. This gives Houston one of the best one-two punches in a league suddenly full of...
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    LeBron James Anthony Davis
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    July 11, 2019 - 10:23 am
    Kawhi Leonard has signed a three-year $103 million contract with the Clippers, a deal that includes a player option for 2021-22. That means Leonard might only be a Clipper for the next two seasons. Interesting… “Maybe even those guys aren’t totally sure of the Clippers’ ability to challenge for an...
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    Megan Rapinoe World Cup France
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    July 03, 2019 - 9:02 am
    Another match, another win for the U.S. Women’s National team, which beat England, 2-1, in the World Cup semifinals Tuesday. The U.S. will face the winner of Netherlands vs. Sweden in the World Cup Final on Sunday at 11 a.m. ET. “They’ve been so good with a mixture of lineups, with some injury...
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    James Dolan New York Knicks
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    July 02, 2019 - 9:07 am
    The New York Knicks hoped to sign Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Instead, they signed Reggie Bullock, Wayne Ellington, Elfrid Payton and Julius Randle. Yikes. “The Knicks failed to get their Plan A,” NBA.com writer Shaun Powell said on Ferrall on the Bench. “They failed to get marquee players in...
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    Kawhi Leonard Raptors NBA Finals
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    June 28, 2019 - 7:47 am
    Anthony Davis hasn’t played a single minute for the Los Angeles Lakers, but he’s already taking one for the team. He has waived his $4 million bonus , freeing up cap space – $32 million – for the Lakers to add a third max player. “They’re expecting something big to happen in free agency,” Southern...
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    Kemba Walker Charlotte Hornets
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    June 27, 2019 - 8:58 am
    For all the talk about KD, Kawhi and Kyrie, Kemba Walker is among the most valuable assets in NBA free agency – and he might be on the move. “He did say the Hornets were his first priority, and he did say that he would be open to the idea of taking less than the full super max – but he also made it...
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    Steph Curry Warriors NBA Finals
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    June 26, 2019 - 9:03 am
    The Golden State Warriors played in their fifth straight NBA Finals this past season. Next year, they might not even make the playoffs. “It’s really crazy how quickly the landscape (changes),” San Francisco Chronicle Warriors reporter Connor Letourneau said on Ferrall on the Bench. “This year, I...
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    Kawhi Leonard
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    June 25, 2019 - 9:32 am
    With free agency almost upon us, Bleacher Report NBA writer Sean Highkin dropped by CBS Sports Radio to discuss the biggest storylines heading into June 30. “I think the one with the biggest long-term implications is probably what happens with Kawhi Leonard,” Highkin said on Ferrall on the Bench. “...
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    Zion Williamson Adam Silver NBA Draft
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    June 21, 2019 - 9:06 am
    A few months ago, the New Orleans Pelicans were in disarray, a franchise on the brink. Then along came David Griffin, who dealt Anthony Davis for a king’s ransom and made great moves during the NBA Draft on Thursday to maximize the Pelicans’ assets. “I love what David Griffin is doing,” Patreon NBA...
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    Zion Williamson Duke NBA Draft
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    June 19, 2019 - 9:06 am
    After trading Anthony Davis to Los Angeles, the New Orleans Pelicans are ready for a fresh start – and that fresh start will begin Thursday at the Barclays Center with the selection of Zion Williamson in the NBA Draft. But will New Orleans find success with Zion? Or will it be Anthony Davis all...
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