The DA Show

The DA Show

Mon-Fri: 6:00 AM - 10:00 AM 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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    Daytona 500 Ryan Newman
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    February 18, 2020 - 10:10 am
    Denny Hamlin won the Dayton 500 on Monday. He has won three of the last five Daytona 500s and is only the fourth driver to ever win the event in back-to-back years. He joins Richard Petty (1973-74), Cale Yarborough (1983-84) and Sterling Marlin (1994-95) to have that distinction. Still, this year’s...
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    Quentin Richardson Knicks
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    February 17, 2020 - 10:32 am
    At 17-38, the New York Knicks are in jeopardy of missing the playoffs for the seventh straight season. Since reaching the NBA Finals in 2000, the Knicks have advanced past the first round of the playoffs just once. Why has this franchise struggled to win over the last two decades? “At the end of...
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    Jjim Crane Astros
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    February 12, 2020 - 10:20 am
    Houston Astros owner Jim Crane is reportedly meeting with his full roster Wednesday to discuss the team’s strategy for publicly addressing its sign-stealing scandal. How the team approaches this thorny issue is pivotal – for many reasons. “You’ve got to come and collectively address the media,” MLB...
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    Alex Ovechkin Capitals
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    February 11, 2020 - 10:47 am
    Wayne Gretzky is the NHL’s all-time leading goal scorer, and it’s not particularly close . Gretzky finished his career with 894 goals. Only two other players – Gordie Howe (801) and Jaromir Jagr (766) broke even 750. Alex Ovechkin, however, has a fighting chance to catch Gretzky. Ovechkin, 34, has...
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    Ben Roethlisberger Antonio Brown Steelers
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    February 10, 2020 - 11:01 am
    NFL free agent wide receiver Antonio Brown has apologized to Ben Roethlisberger, the Pittsburgh Steelers, and the entire NFL for his actions in recent years. It appears Brown realizes the error of his ways and wants to change them. Or does he? Damon Amendolara isn’t convinced. After all, Brown is...
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    Kevin Durant Thunder
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    February 10, 2020 - 9:24 am
    Kevin Durant left the Oklahoma City Thunder in free agency almost four years ago, but he didn’t f ully explain his decision for leaving until this weekend . Durant took a shot at his former Thunder teammates, saying he “played with a lot of athletes” but “didn’t play with a lot of skill guys.”...
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    Andrew Wiggins Warriors
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    February 10, 2020 - 7:17 am
    The Golden State Warriors acquired Andrew Wiggins before the NBA trade deadline, sending D’Angelo Russell to Minnesota for the former No. 1 pick. The Warriors also received a protected 2020 first-round pick and a 2021 second-round pick. Thoughts? “I like the pickup. I like the fit,” Dell Curry said...
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    Oliver Luck
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    February 06, 2020 - 10:58 am
    With the XFL returning this weekend, football fans will be able to fill the February void. Gamblers might be especially happy. That’s because the XFL will feature live betting lines on-screen during games. “As we all know, people gamble on sports and they like to do that,” XFL commissioner Oliver...
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    Carson Palmer Bengals
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    February 05, 2020 - 10:44 am
    Last week, Carson Palmer told Damon Amendolara that the Cincinnati Bengals never really tried to win a Super Bowl during his tenure. Perhaps that shouldn't be a surprise. Palmer, the No. 1 overall pick in 2003, was advised not to play for Cincinnati, and there are rumblings that Joe Burrow is being...
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    Kyle Shanahan Super Bowl LIV
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    February 05, 2020 - 9:09 am
    As fans and analysts continue to dissect Super Bowl LIV, Kyle Shanahan continues to come under the microscope . The 49ers were unable to hold a double-digit lead with less than seven minutes remaining in the fourth quarter Sunday, and instead of relying on the run game in crunch time, Shanahan put...
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