Tiki and Tierney

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Each weekday afternoon, former NFL Pro Bowl running back, Tiki Barber and radio and TV personality, Brandon Tierney tackle and analyze the day’s top stories and interview the biggest names in sports.

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    Steve Kerr Steph Curry Golden State Warriors NBA Finals
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    April 10, 2019 - 11:27 am
    The Golden State Warriors (57-24) are the No. 1 seed in the West, but they enter the playoffs as vulnerable as they’ve been in years. Why? “(They’re) worn down,” Bleacher Report senior NBA writer Ric Bucher said on Tiki & Tierney. “I think that they haven’t been able to add. They haven’t been...
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    April 09, 2019 - 5:13 pm
    Last year, Virginia suffered one of the most humiliating losses in college basketball history, becoming the first No. 1 seed to lose to a 16-seed in the NCAA Tournament. That loss could have derailed the program or cost Tony Bennett his job. It did neither. Instead, Virginia stayed the course and...
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    Kevin Durant Steph Curry NBA Finals
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    April 05, 2019 - 6:24 pm
    With the NBA playoffs looming, speculation has already shifted to the offseason – to New York, in particular, as Kevin Durant will reportedly join the Knicks in free agency . Needless to say, that would be a seismic move for a franchise that has missed the playoffs in 14 of the last 18 seasons. “I’...
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    Zion Duke
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    April 05, 2019 - 5:54 pm
    If you’ve ever seen I Hate Christian Laettner , you know that a lot of people, well, hate Christian Laettner – and Duke in general. While the documentary delves into reasons behind that hatred, Laettner was never really bothered by it. In fact, he said he “takes it with a grain of salt” – even...
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    Auburn Kentucky
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    April 04, 2019 - 6:06 pm
    If there’s a theme to this year’s Final Four, it’s inexperience. Texas Tech and Auburn have never been to a Final Four, and Virginia hasn’t been there since 1984. Which of these runs has been the most surprising? “I would go Auburn because of how they caught fire in the SEC Tournament and then...
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    Penny Hardaway
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    April 04, 2019 - 4:51 pm
    From 1993-96, Shaquille O’Neal and Penny Hardaway were teammates in Orlando. During that time, they were All-Stars and All-NBA players, played in two Eastern Conference Finals and reached one NBA Finals. They were – in their early-mid-20s – one of the best duos in the NBA. And then, in the blink of...
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    David Irving Dallas Cowboys
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    April 02, 2019 - 6:42 pm
    In his first radio interview since retiring , former Cowboys defensive tackle David Irving opened up about his quest to change the NFL’s stance on medicinal marijuana. Irving, 25, was suspended indefinitely in March for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. He missed four games for...
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    Chris Beard Texas Tech Elite Eight
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    April 01, 2019 - 7:17 pm
    Texas Tech, like a lot of college basketball programs, uses code words during games. Coaches will say a word that has a hidden meaning or message for the players on the court. Well, don’t be surprised if Chris Beard screams Michigan State or Tom Izzo during the Final Four this Saturday in...
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    March 27, 2019 - 6:58 pm
    From Brian Bowen and Adidas to Michael Avenatti and Nike , scandal is nothing new for shoe companies and college basketball. In fact, the two are often intertwined – and have a negative impact on the sport. “I think the long-term impact is dependent on the commitment of the NCAA and, to a certain...
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    Tom Izzo Aaron Henry Michigan State
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    March 26, 2019 - 5:32 pm
    Tom Izzo, as you may have heard, found himself in the social-media crosshairs after his heated exchange with freshman Aaron Henry during Michigan State’s opening-round win over Bradley last Thursday. Izzo thought the encounter was blown out of proportion. “Listen, I’m not perfect,” Izzo began on...
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