Peck and Sean preview the Bears' regular-season finale featuring a Vikings team that needs to win to get into the playoffs - Bears need a Rams loss and win Sunday to clinch a 1st round bye. Later, we discuss the MLB Hot Stove (or lack thereof) as the White Sox and Cubs continue their hunt for Bryce Harper and Manny Machado. And finally, we wrap the show up talking some Bulls as Derrick Rose returns to the United Center with the Timberwolves, sparking a nostalgic trip that Peck is not here for.
Matt and Sean break down the aftermath of the Quenneville firing and what outlook is for the Blackhawks this season. Later, we preview the Bears must-win NFC North match-up with the Lions, who currently sit at the bottom of the division. Reports circulated this week that the Cubs were 'open' to the idea of moving Kris Bryant, which lead to Cubs fans breaking Twitter. And Jimmy Butler was once again traded, this time to the Sixers, we take a look back at the Bulls initial trade of Butler and evaluate where they're out sans Butler.
Matt and Sean break down the Bears matchup with the lowly Jets and how this could be a bounce-back game for the defense who has struggled recently. Later, we talk some Bulls and how they'll survive all these injuries early in the season (Spoiler: They won't.) And finally, we wrap up the show talking Blackhawks and if this surprise start to the season is for real.
Peck and Sean preview the Bears tough match-up against Tom Brady and the Patriots, can Mitch Trubisky keep pace with the New England offense? Later, we recap the Bulls disappointing season-opening loss to the Sixers and discuss the point guard situation and what Fred Hoiberg is to do with Jabari Parker. And finally, we finish the show talking some Blackhawks as Corey Crawford finally returns between the pipes.
Matt and Sean recap the Bears 31-28 loss to the Dolphins, blasting the poor defensive effort from one of the league's best unit. Later, the two get into the good and the bad on the offensive side, highlighted by three key turnovers and Matt's flaming hot take on Bears kicker Cody Parkey. And finally, they wrap the show previewing this Sunday's game against the New England Patriots.
Matt and producer Randall preview the Bears matchup with the Dolphins as Mitch Trubisky and the Monsters of the Midway debut the Orange uni's for the first time in a half decade. Later, the two break down the Blackhawks surprisingly competitive 2018-19 season. And we let Peck vent more about the Bulls and their random display of basketball through the preseason.
Matt and Darian kick the show off previewing the Bears Monday night matchup with the Seahawks, then talk some Cubs and recap their recent rough stretch of games. And finally, we end the show getting Sean's opinion on the Pedro Strop injury and who Joe Maddon will be leaning on through the rest of the regular season.
Matt and Sean are both in the studio for this one as the Bears pull off the blockbuster of all blockbuster NFL trades, agreeing to a deal with Raiders for superstar Khalil Mack. The guys share their thoughts on the Bears new pass rusher and what that means for their 2018 season. Later, discuss Kris Bryant returning and how Joe Maddon finds playing time for guys like David Bote and Addison Russell. And finally, we wrap up the show talking about the White Sox and their decision to leave prospect Eloy Jimenez in the minors for the remainder of 2018.
Matt and Randall kick the show off talking some Bears as they welcome the Kansas City Chiefs into town. Later, Sean joins the show to give us his thoughts on Michael Kopech's White Sox debut and the unfortunate tweets that were found later. We also get his take on the Cubs recent hot streak and the controversial trade for Daniel Murphy. And finally, we wrap the show talking some fantasy football!
Matt and Darian talk plenty on the Bear preseason match-up against the Broncos, discuss Roquan Smith finally joining the team, and finally welcome on Sean to talk some Cubs and what happens to David Bote when Kris Bryant returns from the disabled list.
Matt and producer Randall open the show remembering Blackhawk's Legend Stan Mikita, who passed away earlier this week at age 78. Then we get Sean Sears on the phone and get the latest on Kris Bryant, Yu Darvish, and Brandon Morrow on the injury front. We also grill Sean on Bryce Harper and why fans aren't dying to see him in a Cubs uniform. Later, we discuss the Bears 2nd preseason game against the Bengals with Chris Emma of 670 the Score, who shares the latest on Roquan Smith's holdout.
Peck brings on Sean to talk some Cubs baseball and we get some positive news on Yu Darvish and his return. The guys also discuss the similar stat lines between Javier Baez and White Sox stud Yoan Moncada through their first 162 games. Brian Urlacher was immortalized in Canton, OH in front of his Bears, as they lose a tight one against the Ravens in the Hall of Fame game to kick off the NFL preseason. And finally, Peck shares his thoughts on President Trump's comments on NBA superstar LeBron James' new "I Promise" school that officially opened earlier this week.
Matt kicks the show off with Darian talking about Bears training camp opening up without 1st round pick Roquan Smith. Later, we welcome on the show Gabe Salgado to talk with Matt and Sean about the Cubs struggling pitching and what options the team might have at the deadline. Peck dives into the Jabari Parker not playing defense talk and get's just a little bit fired up. And finally, we wrap the show up talking some British Open and Peck's Sunday rituals after a late night of drinking.
Matt kicks the show off breaking down the Bulls signing of forward and Chicago-native Jabari Parker. Later Sean joins Matt as the two talk with producer Darian about the optics of the trade and Parker's awkward fit at small forward. Sean speaks about Carlos Rodon's potential and where the Cubs would be without Javy Baez. Finally, Matt wraps the show up sharing a laugh with Darian about Kristen Cavallari's new reality show that features her husband and former Bears QB Jay Cutler.
Matt handles the show solo starting the show off with some Bears updates as the team prepares for the 2018 season. Sean calls in to give us the latest on the Cubs and what they have and haven't down well over the recent week. And finally, Matt wraps the show talking about his favorite Bulls and the tough choices they'll need to make in the near future.
On today’s special edition of the 312 podcast, we welcome on Cubs tv play-by-play broadcaster Len Kasper to get his opinion the Cubs struggling bats, particularly Kris Bryant. We also get Len’s thoughts on Yu Darvish and where he fits into the rotation once he returns from the disabled list. And of course, we preview this weekend series in St. Louis with the Cardinals.
Matt and Sean are back in the studio, talking White Sox with Shane Riordan of 670 the Score, as Shane dives into the Sox top picks from last week's MLB Draft. Shane also shares his thoughts on top prospects Michael Kopech and Eloy Jimenez, as well as Carlos Rodon returning to the MLB club for the first time this season. We also talk about the Cubs and Jason Heyward's biggest week of his career with Chicago, and Matt has some tasty Bulls rumors you don't want to miss!
Matt kicks the show off with some Bulls Draft recap and later brings on ESPN NBA writer Nick Friedell on the show to give us an in-depth look at the Bulls options with the No. 7 pick. Matt also spoke with NHRA's Leah Pritchett earlier this week, as we roll some highlights from the excellent interview. And finally, we wrap the show up with some Cubs/Sox talk.
Matt shares some of our favorite Cubs/White Sox memories as the two Chicago teams clash on the North Side. Peck and Darian also dive into this weekend's games as We shame Chicago Sun-Times columnist Steven Rosenbloom for writing a nasty piece on Bears first-round pick Roquan Smith after his car was broken into earlier this week. And we wrap up this week's episode talking some hockey as Patrick Kane and Alex DeBrincat respresent the Blackhawks for Team USA in the World Tournament.
Matt dives into the Kevin White and his 'prove it' season for the Bears and gives his thoughts on the Bears late round picks. Cubs continue to struggle at the plate while the Sox continue to just struggle in general. Finally, Matt talks Derrick Rose as it's been 7 years since Rose won the MVP and tore his ACL.
Matt and Sean recap the Bears first five picks of this year's draft, hitting on the team's 2018 first round pick LB Roquan Smith and what he'll bring to the Bears. Breakdown the secondary picks and what their role will be with the Bears this season and the future. And finally, we end the show recapping the last week in Chicago baseball.
Matt Peck takes a quick look at how a few former Bulls are doing in this year's NBA Playoffs. We then welcome on Jared Wyllys who covers the White Sox and Cubs at Sporting News to talk some south-side baseball. And finally, we wrap up the show previewing the draft and we announce who the winner of the Allen Robinson jersey is!
Matt and Sean bring on Danny Parkins of 670 to discuss the Bulls up-coming decisions this off-season. Later Sporting News writer Ryan Davis breaks down the Cubs shortcomings so far this season. Finally, the guys give their takes on the Bears not matching receiver Cam Meredith's offer sheet from the Saints.
Matt Peck and fill-in host Kevin Burgess look back at the Blackhawks last decade of success, recap the first full week of games for the Sox and Cubs, and guest Chris Emma gives you the latest on Cam Meredith's offer sheet from the Saints and if there's any truth to the Jordan Howard trade rumors.
Matt Peck and Kevin Burgess filling in for Sean Sears breakdown Loyola's Cinderella run, discuss the Cubs and Sox getting out to a great start, and we'll tell you how you can win a FREE Bears Allen Robinson jersey!
Peck and Sean debut the 312 Live on the radio airwaves of 1590 WCGO, as the two discuss the Rambler's incredible run to the Elite Eight, Matt Nagy's new Bears offense, and the Cubs crush Tommy La Stella in their on-going prank war.
Peck and Sean sit down with the Chicago Sun-Times writer Brian Sandalow, who has a great new Chicago sports book out called, "Chicago: America's Best Sports Town" We also get Brian's take on all five of the major Chicago sports teams as well as talk about the Bears needing a new stadium to host super bowls.
Peck and Sean talk with Cubs tv play-by-play broadcaster Len Kasper, as they get his take on the Cubs signing Darvish, their new-look bullpen, ask him some lineup questions, and who he's excited to watch at Cubs spring training this year.
Sean and Aldo breakdown the big free agent signing of Yu Darvish and the impact it has on the club. Jake Arrieta was reportedly offered a similar deal that was not agreed to right away, and Mike Montgomery is reportedly drawing interest from a few other clubs.
Zo and Sean dive into the Niko trade and commend the Bulls for getting back some solid value for Mirotic. Then, we get Zo's take on the Hawks who need to win 24 of their 36 games to make the playoffs. Sean talks Cubs and Darvish's latest contract rumors, and Zo shares his thoughts on the Sox. And finally, we give our picks for Super Bowl LLI as we both pray for an Eagles win this Sunday.
Sean sits down with Athletic Chicago's Cubs staff writer Patrick Mooney who talks starter options for the Cubs, Cubs Convention, the new look bullpen, and how happy the former NBC Chicago report is to still be in Sweet-Home Chicago!
Zo, Peck, and Sean are together again for the first time in 2018, as the guys talk how much they love Coach Nagy's coaching staff hires thus far. Zo breaks down the Blackhawks latest trade, while Peck discusses the trade possibilities for Nikola Mirotic. Finally, we sat down with Birmingham Baron's GM Jonathan Nelson who gives us an insiders look at the White Sox budding farm system and Sean has the latest on the Cubs and Yu Darvish.
Zo, Peck, and Sean jump back into the booth to discuss the Bears disappointing loss to the 49ers and preview their game with the Bengals. Then, we hand out our Chicago Sports Secret Santa gifts, where we each give the best gift we can to our favorite Chicago sports personalities.
Peck and Sean talk about the latest Bulls drama involving Niko Mirotic and Bobby Portis. Sean also sits down with MLB Insider for SB Nation Chris Cotillo about all the big free agency story lines. And then Peck and Sean bring on Bears beat writer John 'Moon' Mullin from CSN Chicago to get his take on the current state of the Monsters of the Midway.
We welcome on FanRag Sports Paige Dimakos and ask her about Chicago Sports' most punchable-face. Peck and Zo breakdown the Bears' Sunday game against the Lions, and Peck sits down with Bulls beat writer for the Chicago Tribune, K.C. Johnson.
Zo, Peck, and Sean kick off Packers week right and preview everyone's favorite Bears game of the year. Sean breaks down the latest Cubs rumors and free agent targets of this young offseason thus far. Zo explains why Patrick Sharps needs to be booted from Chicago, while Peck talks more Bulls drama as the team seems to all be siding with Bobby Portis and Niko Mirotic who still has a broken face. And finally, we wrap the show talking some Stranger Things and buzzer beaters.
Peck and Sean talk with 670 the Score's Bears beat writer Chris Emma who gives us the latest on the Zach Miller injury, the Bears performance in their tough loss against the Saints and why people can't stop comparing Mitchell Trubisky and the Texans QB DeShaun Watson.
Peck and Sean sit down with Len Kasper as he give us his thoughts on the Cubs match with the Nationals in the NLDS. We also bring on Sport Mockery's owner Chris Burhans to share his thoughts on the Bears starting Mitch Trubisky. And finally, we let Peck blast the Bulls as they apparently try to sign Gar Forman for a contract extension.
Zo and Peck talk Blackhawks with the Athletics Scott Powers and get his take on promising stud Alex DeBrincat and the rest of the young Hawks. We also preview the Bears Sunday matchup with the Steelers and Peck vents about the Bulls randomly adding Doug Collins to their front office staff.
We have guest Danny Parkins from 670 The Score come on to debate Mike Glennon's performance last week, dive this week's Bears matchup against the Buccaneers, Danny shares his love for poker, and we wrap up with some Cubs postseason talk.
We bring on Robert Zeglinski of the Rock River Times and Windy City Gridiron to preview the Bears, discuss the surprising play of Bulls rookie Lauri Markkanen for team Finland. Later, we talk about Willy Contreras striking out HARD with former porn star Mia Khalifa, and we make the case for the White Sox fielding a competitive team in 2018.
We welcome on Bears insider Aaron Leming to get his thoughts on the preseason and his thought on the final 53 man roster. We then also bring back 670 the score producer and die-hard White Sox fan Kevin Dziepak talking Chicago baseball and we list off our top 5 NFL and College football jerseys.
The Bears talk about the Glennon vs Trubisky talks at QB, debate on whether or not the Bulls could've got a Kyrie-type of return for Jimmy Butler, and we run through a quick baseball update on both the Cubs and White Sox
Ep. 85 - The guys are back and live from the SM studios in downtown Chicago talking White Sox and their rebound assets like Jose Quintana and Todd Frazier. The Cubs called Kyle Schwarber back up but still got creamed, do the Cubs have a serious interest in Blue Jay's starter Marcus Stroman? And finally, we bring back the debate segement where Peck and Zo go head-to-head. And we finish up with some Peanut Gallery comments from you and fans!
Ep. 84 - Jonathan Eig stops by the studio to talk about his new book, ALI: A LIFE and the podcast that goes with it, Chasing Ali. We also dive into the trades with the Bulls and Blackhawks as both Peck and Zo breakdown each team's offseason moves thus far. And finally, we wrap up the show with some Cubs talk with Sean sharing his thoughts on the Miguel Montero situation and close out the show with some buzzer beaters.
Ep. 83 - Zo brings back Hockey Buzz's John Jaeckel and SM Blackhawks writer Brian Foran on the show to breakdown the Brandon Saad trade, go over the team's draft, and potential moves that could still be made this offseason.
Ep. 82 - The guys record live from the studio as Sean shares the asking price for A's Sonny Gray (10:00), Zo talks Blackhawks and tries to keep it together as he says goodbye to Marian Hossa (18:00), Peck gives us the last minute rumors and thoughts on the Bulls and Jimmy Butler before the NBA Draft (38:25), and we finish off the show with our buzzer beaters.
Ep. 81 - ESPN 1000's David Kaplan stops by our studio to talk with our very own Matt Peck and Sports Mockery Cubs Insider Adam Nissen about the Kyle Schwarber demotion, the latest Bulls NBA draft rumors, and about his new book on the Cubs 2016 World Series Championship, "The Plan".
Ep. 80 - Sean welcomes on the show MLB Reporter/Insider Chris Cotillo on the show to recap both the White Sox and Cubs draft picks, ask Chris what the market looks like for Jose Quintana, if he sees Sonny Gray or Chris Archer as true options for the Cubs, and get the current Tar Heel to give us his take on Bears new QB Mitch Trubisky.
Ep. 79 - ESPN 1000's Jonathan Hood stops by the show to talk the latest Bulls trade rumors surrounding Jimmy Butler, who he likes as potential Bulls targets, and his thoughts on this dismal front office.
We are finally recording live from the brand new SM Studios, located in the Lyric Opera House in Downtown Chicago. On today's show, Zo, Peck, and Sean give their parting thoughts on the NBA Finals, Peck discusses Joe Cowley's comments regarding the Bulls management. Zo tells us why he loves Matt Davidson and all his White Sox dingers and Sean gives us the latest Cubs rumors and happenings. Finally, the guys talk McGregor vs Mayweather and tell some folks to Take a Lap. And of course, we got some hilarious Peanut Galleries and Buzzer Beaters.
Zo and Peck bring on two Blackhawks experts, first time guest John Jaeckel from Hockeybuzz.com and old friend of the pod Scott Powers from The Athletic Chicago. Jaeckel gives us the latest Hawks rumors and drops some major bombs in his interview, while Powers shares his thoughts about the upcoming NHL players draft and the latest on the Hawks top prospects.
Sean sits down with Jim Callis, a MLB.com and MLB Pipeline writer and draft insider/expert to get the latest on the White Sox and Cubs draft projections for Monday's draft. We talk Luis Robert, Ian Happ, Dylan Cease, and some of the top picks of this year's draft and more!
Zo, Peck, and Sean give a White Sox farm system recap, discuss whether or not the Cubs can sign Bryce Harper, dive into the '96 Bulls or '17 Warriors debate, and explain why this NHL Stanley Cup Finals have been awesome.
Our very own Matt Peck sits down with SB Nation's Ricky O'Donnell to talk Bulls offseason, as the two discuss the NBA draft, what to do with Jimmy Butler, issues with the front office and coaching staff as O'Donnell does not hold back giving his take on the disaster that is this Bulls team.
Zo, Peck, and Sean are back talking some White Sox baseball as the team just signed top International prospect, Cuban OF Luis Robert (6:20), Cubs are keeping Ian Happ on the MLB roster for now (20:30), We highlight the keep Bears training camp position battles (35:30), we bring back Take a Lap (51:00), and we got some hilarious Peanut Gallery comments(1:05:05) from you, the fans!
Zo, Peck, and Sean welcome back Executive producer from 670 the score Nick Shepkowski to give us his take on the Cubs recent struggles, why he's not a fan of Ronnie Woo Woo, and the latest rumors involving Cubs pitching trade targets. We also breakdown why White Sox top prospect Yoan Moncada isn't with the big league club and Zo and Sean go head-to-head in this weeks debate segment.
Peck welcomes Chicago Tribune Bulls reporter K.C. Johnson back to the show. The guys break down what - if any - changes to expect from the front office power structure, their relationship with Jimmy Butler and their draft strategy moving into the offseason.
Zo, Peck, and Sean talk some baseball with Yoan Moncada getting closer to his White Sox big-league debut, the Cubs rotation has been bad and they should feel bad, Sean gives us the latest from both clubs. We talk some of our favorite Bears UFA signings and explain why the Jaye Howard signing is great. And finally, Sean and Peck go head-to-head for the first time in our debate segment as Peck puts his undefeated record on the line against our producer Sean.
Peck welcomes Sports Mockery's lead Bears writer Erik Lambert (who nailed several Bears picks in our pre-draft episode) back to the show to go over Ryan Pace's selections from the 2017 NFL Draft. Did Pace make the right gamble by trading up to take QB Mitch Trubisky? Should fans be worried about all of the picks from small, lesser known programs? Which rookie will have the biggest impact next season? All this and more!
The Bulls postseason is finally over, we let Peck vent, the Hawks traded fan-favorite Scott Darling to the Hurricanes, Zo explains why it was a great deal. Finally, we talk some Bears NFL draft, as we give our takes on the Trubisky pick when we bring back the Get 'Em segment.
Zo, Peck, and Sean recap the disappointingly sad Blackhawks series, preview Game 5 of Bulls/Celtics, give our final Bears draft picks before Thursday's draft, and try a new segment called "Take a Lap".
Peck welcomes Sean Highkin back to the show to break down the first three games between the Bulls and Celtics in the first round of the NBA playoffs. What must the Bulls do to overcome the loss of Rajon Rondo? Will Fred Hoiberg be able to counter the adjustments Brad Stevens made in Game 3? And will the "Three Alphas" all return next season? All this and more!
The guys welcome on the Athletic Chicago's lead Blackhawks writer Scott Powers on the show to talk about the NHL playoff picture, preview the Hawks 1st round match-up with Nashville, and take a quick look to the offseason and how Stan Bowman is going to make the Artemi Panarin contract-extension fit in Chicago's strapped payroll.
Peck and Sean invite Baseball Prospectus Wrigleyville's EIC Jared Wyllys on the show to get his take Kyle Schwarber leading off, if Ben Zobrist is a liability in the field, grill him on Ian Happ's future, and his favorite place to watch a Cubs game.
Zo, Peck, and Sean bring die-hard White Sox fan and producer for 670 the score Kevin Dziepak on the show to talk Sox opening day and the 2017 season. We also talk plenty of Cubs opening day, Bulls rebounding and playing well in Hoiberg's system, and the Blackhawks have clinched and are resting for another run at the cup.
Sean welcomes on fellow Sports Mockery baseball writer Aldo Soto to come on the show and talk Cubs and their chances of repeating, White Sox and their exciting group of young players, and give our 2017 division and World Series picks.
CSN Chicago's Pat Boyle joins Peck & Sean for a touch-all-bases interview. Is this the best blue line the Blackhawks have had in the dynasty years? Should the Bulls trade Jimmy Butler or build around him? Is Ryan Pace on the hot seat to draft the right quarterback? What does the future hold for Jose Quintana? All this and more with one of Chicago's sports broadcasting All Stars!
Zo and Peck welcome on 670 the Score's evening producer, and cousin of Zo's, Jay Zawaski on the show to guest host the 312. We talk plenty of Hawks, with Jay giving us the latest on some of the young guys and a Crawford vs Belfour debate, dive into the Bears Sanchez Era, talks some Sox prospects and finish up with a good ole fashioned beard debate between the Bulls' Niko Mirotic and MVP candidate James Harden.
Zo, Peck, and Sean bring on ESPN Chicago's Bulls beat writer Nick Friedell to let him vent on the current state of this Bulls team. Sean gives us the latest on the Cubs and Alex Cobb rumors and the likelihood Yoan Moncada and the youngsters make this White Sox roster. Then we dive into the Bears and their slew of current free agents, and finish off with some buzzer beaters.
Peck and Zo welcome 670 The Score's Chris Emma back to the show to break down the Bears' free agency signings. What can Bears fans expect from new quarterback Mike Glennon, what are the team's greatest needs heading into the draft and what grade does GM Ryan Pace deserve for the first phase of the 2017 season?
Zo, Peck, and Sean are back this week with a monster episode! We talk Bulls and Jimmy Butler's recent struggles post All-Star break, Blackhawks are on fire right now winning seven of their last eight games. Sean gives us the latest from both the Sox and Cubs Spring Training camps and he also sits down with Cubs Den's John Arguello to talk Cubs prospects.
Peck chats with Cat Garcia of Baseball Prospectus about the state of the Chicago White Sox entering spring training 2017. Which prospects should Sox fans be most excited about, what's the latest on the trade rumors surrounding Jose Quintana and David Robertson, and how accurate is BP's win projection for the Sox?
They also talk beer, working at Wrigley Field, and music!
In this special NBA Trade Deadline episode, Peck welcomes ESPN Radio's Jonathan Hood back to the show. Peck and Hoody break down recent trending NBA topics like the DeMarcus Cousins trade, the Lakers hiring Magic Johnson and the Timberwolves expressing interest in Derrick Rose.
From there, the guys dive into the Jimmy Butler trade rumors and the many questions circling the Bulls front office.
The Guys welcome Bulls Writer Sean Highkin from the Athletic on the show to talk about Jimmy Butler and his place with the Bulls, trade rumors, and the squad's future. Also, we recap the Blackhawks weekend return from the bye and give a quick update on from Cubs and White Sox spring training.
The boys are back this Thursday talking some baseball as both Chicago teams clubs start to show up in Arizona. We get into some Bulls as they continue to crush the Raptors, winning their 11th straight game against them, we also talk Bulls trade rumors with Toronto officially starting off trade deadline season. And finally, we do our first Thursday Toss Up where Sean tosses questions to Zo and Peck and the two debate. Also, if you listen closely, you can hear a special guest appearance from Sean's mom, it's another fun show folks.
Cubs - Schwarber cleared to catch, Eloy Jimenez named in Baseball Prospectus' Top 10 prospects, and Jason Heyward's swing is starting to look real good (5:00)
White Sox - Jose Quintana to Cardinals? Moncada is jacked but can he play second base? (25:00)
Bulls - Beat Raptors 105-94, trade talks involving Doug McDermott and Robin Lopez, do they have enough to trade for Jahlil Okafor? (34:00)
Thursday Toss Up - (46:00)
Peanut Gallery - (59:00)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:04:00)
This is our 50th episode folks, and we got an awesome show for you! Zo, Peck, and Sean welcome on Chicago Tribune Bulls writer K.C. Johnson back on the program to talk Bulls and discuss whether or not Chicago product, forward Jahlil Okafor makes sense for the Bulls. We dive into the Bears rumors surrounding Tony Romo, give everyone a Spring Training preview for both the White Sox and Cubs and we let Zo talk some Blackhawks for a bit. Also, Chance The Rapper crushed the Grammy's last night and Sean can barely contain himself.
Bears - Tony Romo Rumors (4:00)
Spring Training - White Sox (15:00), Cubs (24:00)
Blackhawks - Bye week preparation, is this good for hockey? (37:00)
Interview - K.C. Johnson, Bulls Beat Writer for Chicago Tribune (47:00)
Bulls - Jahlil Okafor trade talk (1:12:00)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:26:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean are all finally back on the same podcast as the three roast the Bears for raising season ticket prices after a terrible 3-13 season. Then, Zo and the guys talk Blackhawks as the team pulls out an OT win over the first place Minnesota Wild, but is the current roster talented enough to win another cup? Finally, we once again blast the Bulls as front office duo of John Paxson and Gar Forman declare their jobs are safe and Jimmy Butler is "rumored" to be courting Carmelo Anthony.
Cubs - Quick update, the Cubs send minor league OF Donnie Dewees to Kansas City in exchange for RHP Alec Mills (4:00)
Bears - Raise season ticket prices after people couldn't give away their tickets last season (8:00)
Blackhawks - Beat Wild, about to start their first ever bye week, Bowman might have some tricks up his sleeve (18:00)
Bulls - Gar/Pax is safe along with Hoiberg, Butler reportedly wants Melo, the Bulls get roasted by Golden State with an interesting starting lineup with no Butler or Wade (31:00)
Peanut Gallery - (56:00)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:02:00)
Peck and Sean welcome INSC NFL draft analyst and Bears fan Montel Hardy on the show to talk about his most recent ranking of this draft classes Quarterbacks, ask him what he expects the Bears to do with the No. 3 pick, get his takeaways from the Senior Bowl, and his Super Bowl predictions. The Bulls are still a mess, as more rumors start to come out, Peck helps us know what to believe. Sean fills us in the newest Chicago Cub and gives us the likelihood Jose Quintana ends up being traded to the Texas Rangers. Finally, we share some of the more funny Super Bowl 51 prop bets to watch for this coming Sunday.
Cubs/White Sox: Cubs trade for pitcher Eddie Butler, Quintana to the Rangers rumors are picking up steam
Bulls - Butler to Celtics rumors, front office relationship with Butler not as strong as being portrayed
Interview - Montel Hardy, NFL draft, and Bears future
Super Bowl 51 - prop bets and our picks to win
Peck and Sean go over the Cubs and White Sox prospects that made into MLB Pipeline's top 100, while also giving a quick update on Jose Quintana and the Cubs talks with Boone Logan. Then Peck and Sean tear apart the Bulls social media disasters from this past weekend as the team tries to rip each other apart. Peck also gets personal with Bulls GM and owner of the worst haircut in Chicago sports Gar Forman for refusing to take any of the blame from this past weekend's debacle.
Cubs & White Sox - Prospect talk, rumor mill (4:30)
Bulls - Jimmy Butler and Dwyane Wade call out the entire team's effort level, Rajon Rondo takes to Instagram to defend his teammates (27:00)
Peanut Gallery - (57:00)
Buzzer Beater - (1:02:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean welcome on fellow Sports Mockery writer and Senior Bears writer Erik Lambert back on the show to talk about the Senior Bowl as he gives us his list of favorites participating. We also grill Erik on the Bears offseason plan, which direction he thinks they'll go with the 3rd overall pick and what the Bears will do with Alshon Jeffrey. We also get into the Bulls, as Fred Hoiberg starts Jerian Grant at point guard, Peck gives us his thoughts. And Sean breaks some Cubs news on the podcast, as the North-Siders add the final touches to their 2017 team.
Cubs - Brett Anderson passes his physical, officially becomes a Chicago Cub, Cubs interested in Boone Logan (3:00)
Bulls - MCW benched, Jerian Grant starts against Atlanta, where is this team going? (15:00)
Bears - Senior Bowl talk with Erik Lambert (25:00)
Peanut Gallery - (48:00)
Buzzer Beaters - (56:00)
Peck and Sean break some news as the Cubs sign left-handed pitcher Brett Anderon to a deal, as Sean tells us where he sees Anderson fitting in. The two also discuss the Bulls and the potential rumors swirling about Chicago being either buyers or sellers at the trade deadline. And finally, we welcome on former Chicago radio DJ Mike North on the show to get his take on the Bears and the White Sox rebuild.
Cubs - Anderson signs with the Cubs (3:00)
Bulls - Trade rumors and overall frustration with this team ( 15:00)
Interview - Mike North (30:00)
Peanut Gallery - (1:05:00)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:13:00)
Peck and Sean interview Cubs tv broadcaster Len Kasper as he gives us his thoughts on the 2016 World Series run, his offseason baseball detox, gives us a little preview for 2017 Spring Training, and finally wraps up with sharing some of his favorite Chicago restaurants.
The guys bring on 670 the Score producer and die-hard White Sox fan Kevin Dziepak on the show to talk some White Sox and Chicago sports. We also tackle the Cubs latest offseason plan and go over the latest Jose Quintana rumors with Sean. Then, we toss it to Zo as he gives us his take on the slumping Blackhawks, and Peck breaks down the Bulls with a mid-season report of how things are going halfway through the NBA season. Finally, we bring back one of our favorite segments "Dude".
Cubs and Sox Hot Stove (3:00)
Blackhawks - Potential midseason picks include Patrick Sharp, James Van Riemsdyk and two Russian imports, Zo tells everyone to chill after the loss to the Wild (18:00)
Bulls - The Bulls are about as average as you can get in the NBA, as the team still lacks identity at the midway point of the season. (28:00)
Interview - Kevin Dziepak talks Sox (40:00)
Dude - (1:09:00)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:17:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean welcome on NBA insider and Bulls expert Kelly Scaletta to the show, as he gives his take on the Bulls and doesn't hold back on his opinion of Rajon Rondo and GarPax. Sean gives us his reason for the Bears to sign Quarterback Tyrod Taylor, we talk about Jonathan Toews surprisingly making it into the All-Star game, and the guys dive into NFL playoff lines.
Blackhawks - Toews makes the All-Star team over Anisimov and Panarin, Hawks twitter is pissed (3:00)
Bears - Tyrod Taylor is expected to become a free agent this year, and the Bears profile as a potential fit (15:50)
Playoff Lines - (30:00)
Interview - Kelly Scaletta on Bulls, Rondo, Hoiberg, front office, Derrick Rose and more ( 51:00)
Peanut Gallery - (1:19:00)
Buzzer Beater - (1:28:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean return to talk about the Bears and potential offseason moves the team is expected to make, the Blackhawks are involved in trade rumors but nobody seems sold on the idea yet, the Bulls are trending in the right direction after Jimmy Butler has one of the best weeks of his career, all while Rondo is being benched. Sean gives us the latest Cubs and White Sox rumors and our Tuesday Toss Up segment involved positive Sox news!
Bears - Mock drafts and potential free agent targets (4:00)
Bulls - Butler has been unbelievable while Rondo remains on the Bulls bench (21:00)
Blackhawks - Rumored to be interested in a wing, Niklas Hjalmarsson could be used as trade bait (33:00)
Hot Stove - Cubs are still in on Tyson Ross, and Jose Quintana is drawing interest from a few teams (54:00)
Tuesday Toss Up - White Sox potential juggernauts? (1:05:00)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:13:00)
Zo and Peck handle the show on their own as they rejoice in the Bears season finally coming to an end and dive head-first in mock-draft season. Peck discusses the friction between Bulls point guard Rajon Rondo and his team as he deals with being benched, the Hawks get beat bad in another outdoor game. And the guys give their New Year's Resolutions for each Chicago sports team.
Bears - End the season with the 3rd overall pick, Alshon guarantees a Super Bowl win for the Bears next season (3:40)
Blackhawks - Lose to the Blues 4-1 in Winter Classic, fans need to chill (21:00)
Bulls - Rondo is benched, a trade seems likely for the Bulls guard (34;00)
New Year's Resolutions (40:00)
Peanut Gallery ( 49:00)
Buzzer Beaters (54:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean squeeze in one more podcast before the holiday weekend and make it a family affair when Blackhawks insider Jay Zawaski, Zo's cousin, stops by the show to talk some Chicago hockey. We also dive into Dwyane Wade calling out fans for booing the Bulls after dropping to awful games against the Bucks, discuss more issues with the Bears as Kyle Fuller heads to IR and has his want to play questioned by Vic Fangio. And we get the latest once again from Sean on the White Sox and Cubs.
Bulls - Clobber Pistons, Wade upset with fans booing (3:00)
Bears - Fuller's season is officially over, ESPN's John Clayton says the Bears could pursue either Tony Romo or Jimmy Garoppolo this offseason (
Hot Stove - Pirates interested in Jose Quintana, the Cubs are still in on Tyson Ross
Interview - 670 the Scores Jay Zawaski
Zo, Peck, and Sean welcome back Scout.com's Bears insider Aaron Leming to talk about all the Bears rumors, quarterback situation for 2017 and further, draft picks, and more. We also unleash Peck, as he thrashes the Bulls before their dominating win against Detroit Tuesday night, along with praising their United Center neighbors the Blackhawks on their great run. Also, Sean tells more about Cubs target Tyson Ross and his visit to Wrigley Field this past weekend, along with updating us on the Jose Quintana and Yankees rumors. Finally, we have our Tuesday Toss-Up discussion, this time centered around what Chicago sports fans want more than anything for Christmas this year.
Bulls - Awful start, Wade regressing, Hoiberg's system is failing due to his players not fitting in (3:30)
Blackhawks - Have won five games in a row, continue to cruise with all these young players contributing (15:30)
Hot Stove - Sean gives the latest on the Cubs and White Sox rumors (28:00)
Interview - Aaron Leming on the Bears future and their final games of the season (35:45)
Tuesday Toss-up - Chicago sports fan's Christmas Wish-List (1:02:00)
Buzzer Beaters (1:10:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean welcome on Mick Gillispie, the Tennesse Smokies broadcaster, to talk about the Cubs young prospects and ask his opinion on the White Sox return on trades of Chris Sale and Adam Eaton. We also dive into the concerning pattern of losses the Bulls are developing, after their most recent loss to the Timberwolves. The Blackhawks are seeing some great play out of backup goalie Scott Darling, who is now the starter with Crawford out, and of course, we talk about the Bears and their freezing cold match up with the Packers.
Bulls - Rough patch, can't close out games (3:30)
Blackhawks - Darling is playing great, payday in the future? (17:00)
Bears - Freezing game against Packers, Matt Barkley keeps getting unearned praise (25:00)
Interview - Mick Gillispie, Cubs Broadcaster (37:00)
Peanut Gallery - (1:07:00)
Buzzer Beater - (1:14:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean welcome 670's Chris Emma on the show to give us the lowdown on the Bears and all the interesting rumors surrounding them and their coaching staff. We also discuss if the Bulls are better or worse since firing former Coach Tom Thibodeau, as he is set to return to the United Center with his Minnesota Timberwolves, give everyone a quick Blackhawks injury update and talk about Artemi Panarin's hot streak and what it means for Stan Bowman's wallet. Sean gives us an update on MLB free agency for the White Sox and Cubs, and in our Tuesday-Toss-Up the guys give their picks for NFL wildcard spots.
Bulls - Thibs returns, are we better or worse since his departure? (4:00)
Blackhawks - Toews, Crawford, and Seabrook still injured, Panarin's success is going to cost the Hawks (16:00)
MLB Free Agency - Sean give everyone the latest Hot Stove rumors for the White Sox and Cubs (29:00)
Interview - Chris Emma, Bears Insider for 670 the Score (44:00)
Tuesday-Toss-Up - NFL Wildcard teams (1:10:00)
Buzzer Beaters - ( 1:24:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean welcome on David Kaplan to the show to talk about the exciting moves from the Cubs and Sox, discuss the Bears drama involving John Fox and Vic Fangio, and gives us an inside look at his new Chicago Cubs book "Loveable Winners," available this March. We also dive into the Bulls rough couple of games, losing 4 0f their last 5, and the Blackhawks hope Scott Darling can handle the net for the next few weeks while their season-savior Corey Crawford sits on IR.
Blackhawks - Hossa crushing, beat Coyotes, Toews and Crawford injuries (3:30)
Bulls - Lost four of the last five, bench is terrible, McDermott returning Thursday (15:00)
Bears - Beat 49ers but does it count? Barkley gets first real test against Detroit this weekend (23:00)
Interview - David Kaplan (33:00)
Cubs and Sox Update - Sean gives us the latest rumors involving the Cubs and Sox (56:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean welcome on the show The Athletics head Blackhawks writer Scott Powers to the show to discuss the Blackhawks, Ryan Hartman, the young-gun making a name in the OHL and KHL, and more! Also, we dive into Bulls talk with Rondo getting suspended and the team losing to the Trailblazers, the Bears pick the most annoying win of the season, and we get the latest White Sox and Cubs rumors from Sean.
Bulls - Rondo suspended, lose to the Trailblazers 112-110 (3:00)
Bears - Beat the 49ers 26-6 (12:00)
Hot Stove - Chris Sale rumors, Cubs have an interest in Justin Verlander (21:00)
Blackhawks - Scott Powers Interview (35:00)
Peanut Gallery - (1:00:00)
Buzzer Beater - (1:05:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean get together for the first show in December to talk about the Blackhawks Ryan Hartman and his value being higher than Andrew Shaw, also Toews has a back injury, we compare Derrick Rose's MVP season to Jimmy Butler's current season, Sean gives us an update on Chris Sale, and the guys debate first round draft choices for the Bears. And finally, for our Thursday Toss up, we debate whether you would rather trade Javier Baez or Kyle Schwarber.
Blackhawks - Toews injury, Shootout win against Panthers, Hartman is better than Shaw ( 3:00)
Bulls - Butler vs Rose debate (20:00)
Bears - The guys rapid-fire through some of the potential names who might be available for the Bears in the 2017 draft (35:00)
MLB Hot-Stove - Chris Sale Update, Houston closing in on the White Sox Ace (51:00)
Thursday Toss Up - Trade Baez or Schwarber? (54:00)
Buzzer Beaters (1:02:30)
Zo, Peck, and Sean are back this week after the holiday to talk Bears and how they snagged defeat from the jaws of victory, Bulls and Blackhawks return from the circus trip with winning records but still missing some key players, and Sean shares his latest MLB hot-stove information on the White Sox and Cubs.
Bears - Matt Barkley almost beats the Titans....twice, but saves the Bears top draft picks (4:00)
Bulls - Chicago is one of the elite teams in the league, one of the top teams in offensive and defensive efficiency (21:00)
Blackhawks - Toews is still hurt, but the Hawks keep on rolling. Ryan Hartman is still better than Andrew Shaw (30:00)
MLB Hot-Stove - Chris Sale to the Rangers? And the Cubs are in hot pursuit of young, starting pitching (45:12)
Peanut Gallery - (57:30)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:04:00)
Zo and Peck handle the podcast without producer Sean in a special Thanksgiving episode of the 312. The guys discuss the trade options the White Sox have with Chris Sale, dive more into the Cubs offseason plan in free agency, question Fred Hoiberg's late-game decision making, and count their blessings that the Bears are not playing on Thanksgiving again. We also welcome former Bears long-snapper Patrick Mannelly to the show to talk Bears, football, and Thanksgiving.
White Sox - Chris Sale trade talks (3:30)
Cubs - Shohei Otani, Kenley Jansen, and Dexter Fowler (10:00)
Bulls - Late-game loss to the Nuggets (30:00)
Bears - This team is in shambles. (37:00)
Interview - Patrick Mannelly (44:00)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:08:35)
Zo, Peck, and Sean all finally return to the podcast as the Bears lose another tough game along with key players getting hurt or suspended for the second week in a row, the Bulls keep on playing great after splitting their weekend visit to L.A., the Hawks win an OT thriller over Vancouver, and the guys decided to play a little Matt vs. Matt.
Bears - Recap of loss against Giants, Freeman suspended, Cutler might be done for the year (4:00)
Bulls - Lose to the Clippers, beat the Lakers, have a chance for a winning record on the circus trip (23:00)
Blackhawks - Sweep the weekend, Marian Hossa has played great (41:00)
Matt vs. Matt - Sean asks Zo and Peck to debate topics and decides a winner (54:00)
Peanut Gallery (1:12:00)
Buzzer Beater (1:16:00)
Zo and Peck handle the show alone and let Sean enjoy his 24th birthday, but Zo voices his fears for the Blackhawks, the Bulls start their final circus trip on the right foot, the Bears are the laughing stock of the NFL and the guys have had enough, and guys bring back the Dude segment.
Blackhawks - Depth and defense an issue (3:00)
White Sox and Cubs - Cy Young snub for Lester and Hendricks? Also, who isn't trying to trade for Chris Sale? (16:00)
Bulls - Destroy Portland, look like a top four team in the East (32:00)
Bears - Why do we have to keep talking about this team? (43:00)
Dude - Peck and Zo each share something bothering them (51:00)
Peanut Gallery (1:06:00)
Buzzer Beaters (1:10:00)
Peck and Sean handle the show without Zo, as the two dive into Jose Abreu opting out of his contract and what that means for the White Sox, Jimmy Butler carrying the Bulls so far this season, the Blackhawks keep winning and Patrick Kane dazzles in win against Montreal, and we open up the phone lines to let Bears fans vent out their frustrations .
White Sox - Jose Abreu opts out of his contract and will head to arbitration (3:40)
Blackhawks - Kane and Crawford shine in big win over Montreal (13:45)
Bulls - Beat Wizards, about to start on the six game road trip with Butler putting up MVP-like numbers (25:00)
Bears- We discuss the awful Bears vs Bucs game and let our fans call in and tell us what upsets them the most about this team. (41:00)
Peanut Gallery (1:06:00)
Buzzer Beater (1:13:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean have ESPN 1000's Bulls guy Jonathan Hood to talk about the Bulls' season so far, Wade's return to Miami, and talk a little White Sox and Cubs. We also dig into Corey Crawford's great start to the season, and preview the Bears matchup with the Buccaneers.
Blackhawks - Corey Crawford talk and Hawk's new Winter Classic jerseys (3:30)
Bears - Heading to Tampa Bay, discuss the team's future (21:00)
Bulls - Their season so far, Wade returns to Miami (33:00)
Interview - Jonathan Hood, ESPN 1000's (44:35)
Peanut Gallery - (1:08:12)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:14:50)
Zo, Peck, and Sean all return after a weekend of fun and debauchery celebrating the Cubs World Series title, as the entire city of Chicago recovers from it's massive championship hangover. The guys talk Bulls as the team went from winning three-in-a-row to losing their last three, and Jimmy Butler has had enough. The Blackhawks are playing great hockey after winning their 6th straight and just signed a new-young forward, Zo has more details on that. And we open up the Tuesday Toss-up segment to YOU the fans!
Cubs - World Series hangover (5:15)
Blackhawks - Have won 6 in a row, the young kids are playing great (21:00)
Bulls - Is this team actually good? (31:30)
Bears - NFC North is terrible and now the Bears are.....playoff hopefully..? (35:00)
Tuesday Toss Up - We're LIVE with fans asking if Game 7 of the World Series was the best game in American sports history? (36:00)
Peanut Gallery (59:00)
Buzzer Beaters (1:04:00)
Zo and Sean record right after the Cubs 10-inning World Series Victory! The guys break down the game, talk about the Series MVP, and let Sean explain what this Championship means to him and other die-hard Cubs fans.
Zo, Peck, and Sean recap this past weekend's showdown in Wrigleyville and preview game 6 as the Cubs prepare for another World Series elimination. The Bull are a surprising 3-0 to start the season and have one of the best offense's this early the season, but is this the real Bulls team? Finally the Blackhawks are back to winning games with a 5-3 record to start the season, and in honor of Halloween, we rank our top three holidays.
Cubs - World Series weekend recap and preview of game 6 (3:00)
Bulls - First time to start 3-0 since 1997-998 season (33:00)
Blackhawks - The team is starting to turn it around, PK still rough (45:30)
Bears - Quick runthrough as Bears Beat Vikings late on Monday Night Football (51:00)
Holiday Power Ranking - We rank our top three holidays (54:00)
Peanut Gallery - (1:09:00)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:14:33)
Zo, Peck, and Sean recap the Cubs 5-1 victory in game two of the World Series as both teams head to Chicago for Friday's game 3. We ask Peck the significance of the Bulls signing of shooting guard RJ Hunter and where he fits on Hoiberg's roster. We dive head first into the Blackhawks league-worst penalty kill and feel sorry for the Chicago's punching bag Corey Crawford. And finally, we introduce a new segment called 'Would you rather?' that creates some slight tension between Zo and Peck.
Cubs - The series heads to Chicago tied at one game a piece (4:00)
Bulls - RJ Hunter signs with the Bulls (24:30)
Blackhawks - Terrible penalty kill and growing pains with the rookies (35:30)
Would You Rather - (42:00)
Peanut Gallery - (1:08:00)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:11:18)
Zo, Peck, and Sean have Chicago Tribune Bulls beat writer KC Johnson on the show to talk about the Bulls and preview their season opener this Thursday, along with his predictions on the season, and we get some music tips from KC. Also, the Cubs are in the World Series for the first time since 1945 and that's apparently a big deal. The guys preview the series with the Cleveland Indians. And we poke fun at the Bears a bit with Jay Cutler returning and John Fox coach speaking his way through another terrible season.
Cubs - NLDS Game 6 recap, World Series preview (3:00)
Bears - Cutler returns, preview the Bears MNF game against the Vikings (34:00)
Interview - Bulls beat writer KC Johnson (45:00)
Peanut Gallery - (1:11:00)
Buzzer Beater - (1:17:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean invite 670 producer Nick Shepkowski on the show to give his Cubs predictions and thoughts, while also share his favorite drink, and who he thinks would win a 670 royal-rumble. Also, we recap the Cubs win in game four, preview the Bears Thursday night match up with the Packers, and make Marian Hossa's Hall of Fame case.
Cubs - NLCS Game four recap (4:00)
Blackhawks - Struggling to finish games, is Hossa a hall of famer? (29:00)
Bears - Thursday Night game against the Packers (41:30)
Interview - Nick Shepkowski (54:00)
Peanut Gallery - (1:17:30)
Buzzer Beater - (1:23:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean welcome on Cubs play-by-play man Len Kasper on the show to talk about the Cubs postseason run, Javier Baez's and his great playoffs, Kasper share's his opinions on Game 3 and also gives the guys a few new bands to listen too. Also, we breakdown the Bulls trade of Tony Snell to the Bucks for Michael Carter-Williams, ask Zo what's wrong with the Blackhawks penalty kill, and make the case for Jay Cutler to reclaim his job as the starting quarterback.
Cubs - Recap of Game 1 and 2 (4:00)
Bulls - Michael Carter-Williams trade (21:00)
Blackhawks - PK woes, young-guns showing up early (29:00)
Bears - Grab another #TankWin against the Jaguars, Cutler over Hoyer (36:00)
Interview - Len Kasper (43:00)
Peanut Gallery (1:12:00)
Buzzer Beaters (1:18:30)
Zo, Peck, and Sean are finally back together alongside comic Sam Slade, who hilariously talks about his time living on the North-Side, his Cubs and Bears fandom, his hate for Jay Cutler, Ken Bone following him on Instagram, and shows off his great Trump impression. We also talk Cubs as we recap the ninth inning heroics from the young-guns, talk Hawks season opener, and preview the Bears and Jaguars 'Toilet Bowl" game.
Cubs - Beating the Giants, Javy Baez, Nationals or Dodgers? (3:20)
Blackhawks - Season opener, six rookies on the team (18:30)
Bears - Jaguars come to town ( 28:00)
Interview - Sam Slade (42:00)
Peanut Gallery (1:14:00)
Buzzer Beaters (1:19:00)
Peck and Sean stay up late to give their instant recap of the Cubs late-inning loss to the Giants, while Zo and Peck had 670 the Score and CBS.com Bears reporter Chris Emma on the talk about the Bears loss to the Colts last Sunday.
Cubs - Recap loss to Giants, keys to Game 4 (4:00)
Interview - Chris Emma talks Bears, recaps the loss to Colts last Sunday (32:30)
Peanut Gallery - (1:02:00)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:05:15)
Zo, Peck, and Sean have Dan Werly of Werly Sports on the show to talk about the Derrick Rose case and share his inside scoop of the story. The guys also pulled another late-night recording session to give a true Cubs playoff preview against the Giants, preview the Bears road game against the Colts, Peck gives us a quick Bulls update, and the guys pick the top three games of the weekend voted on by the fans.
Cubs - Giants beat Mets, preview Friday night's game (2:50)
Bears - Colts preview (19:45)
Bulls - Valentine injury, Bulls backup PG, and Wade player/coach role (34:30)
NFL picks (46:00)
Interview - Dan Werly, insider on the Derrick Rose case (53:30)
Peanut Gallery (1:18:30)
Buzzer Beaters (1:23:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean discuss the White Sox letting Ventura walk and promoting bench coach Rick Renteria to manager, recap the Bears first win of the season over the Lions, give a quick update on the Blackhawks and their recent roster moves, and the guys ask Cubs fans if they'll be cheering for either the Mets or the Giants in the N.L. wild-card game for this week's Tuesday Toss-Up.
White Sox - Renteria and Sox future (3:00)
Bears - Recap the win over Detroit, Jordan Howard playing great (16:00)
Blackhawks - Roster moves, Hjalmarsson suspension (47:00)
Cubs (Tuesday Toss-Up) - Giants or Mets (55:00)
Peanut Gallery (1:02:00)
Buzzer Beater (1:06:30)
Zo, Peck, and Sean have 670 the Score's Blackhawks expert Jay Zawaski on the show to talk about the Artemi Panarin contract-talk, the Hawks new-look defensive line, and Marian Hossa potentially playing on the 3rd line this season. The guys also talk about Robin Ventura potentially returning to manage the club after this season, the Cubs extending Theo Epstein, Jed Hoyer, and Jason McLeod, Peck has the latest from Bulls training camp and an update on the Derrick Rose trial, and the guys give their picks on the Bears and three other NFL games picked by our viewers.
White Sox - Ventura possibly returning? (3:15)
Cubs - Epstein, Hoyer, McLeod extended (13:00)
Bulls - Derrick Rose trial update, Rondo winning the team over, McDermott breaking out in 2016-17, and Wade wants to be introduced from Chicago (23:10)
Interview - Jay Zawaski, hockey expert and producer for 670 the Score (39:20)
Bears - Picks against the Lions, along with our NFL pick'ems (1:13:00)
Peanut Gallery (1:22:00)
Buzzer Beaters (1:24:40)
Zo, Peck, and Sean recap the Bears loss to the Cowboys on Sunday night and go over the good and the bad, Peck walks us through Bulls media day as the new "Bulls Big 3" is unveiled and also gives us the latest on the Derrick Rose case, and Zo gets to talk hockey on the show as the Blackhawks have opened camp at Notre Dame University. The guys also bring back the "Dude" segment where they call out something they find dumb in sports.
Bears - Cowboys loss, good/bad (3:00)
Bulls - Media day and Derrick Rose rape case (21:30)
Blackhawks - Training camp starts, Keith sitting out entire preseason (35:10)
Duuudde - Guys call out dumb things in the sports world (51:00)
Peanut Gallery - (58:45)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:07:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean welcome former Chicago Bear Anthony "Spice" Adams on the show to talk Bears, his NFL career, and about his recent article for the Player's Tribune. The guys also preview the Bears Sunday Night Football game against the Cowboys, talk about the Cubs' historic defense, and White Sox slugger Jose Abreu shares his frustrations with the media.
Cubs - Best defensive team ever? (3:00)
White Sox - Abreu fed up with Sox front office and teammates (11:00)
Bears - Preview and the guys picks to win against Cowboys (15:50)
Interview - Spice Adam's (34:30)
Peanut Gallery (1:03:00)
Buzzer Beaters (1:10:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean invite Sports Mockery Senior Bears Writer Erik Lambert on the show to get instant reaction to the Bears disappointing loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. The guys breakdown each phase of the game, talk about Jay Cutler's poor game, discuss the growing list of injured Bears, and try to stay positive after another rough outing for the team overall.
Bears Reaction with Erik Lambert (3:00)
Bears Breakdown (26:30)
Buzzer Beaters (1:04:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean invite Bears writer Aaron Leming of Bear Report on the show to diagnosis the Bears loss against the Texans and go over their Monday Night Football match-up with Eagles. Then the guys talk about the Cubs and their potential playoff pitching rotation, Peck and Sean give Zo a hard time on the White Sox setting a very random Guinness World record, and the guys share their keys to the Bears/Eagles game.
Cubs - playoff rotation (3:00)
White Sox - Guinness World record and staying hot against Cleveland (14:00)
Bears - MNF preview with Eagles (20:00)
Interview - Aaron Leming of Bear Report @AaronLemingNFL (37:20)
Peanut Gallery (1:00:20)
Buzzer Beaters (1:05:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean start out with some quick hitters on the Cubs and their league-best defense and discuss what the White Sox should do with ace Chris Sale this offseason. Then we turn to football, breaking down the Bears' first regular season game against the Texans. The guys also debate on whether the Bears early second half interception was on Jay Cutler or Kevin White. Finally, we wrap up the show with some peanut galleries and buzzer beaters.
Cubs - Defense and their potential gold glove winners (2:30)
White Sox - Chris Sale tearing it up, will he be moved in the offseason? (10:00)
Bears - Recapping the loss against Houston (16:20)
Tuesday Toss-Up - Was Cutler wrong in how he reacted after Kevin White breaking off his route led to an interception? (54:00)
Peanut Gallery (1:03:00)
Buzzer Beaters (1:11:20)
Zo, Peck, and Sean welcome the Des Moines Registers' Tommy Birch on the show to talk Cubs callups, share some funny stories about the Iowa Cubs clubhouse particularly about Manny Ramirez, and talk a little Fred Hoiberg. The guys also preview the upcoming Bears season opener against the Texans. And finally, Zo gets to talk some hockey as the NHL Network releases its' top 50 players and the Hawks are well represented.
Bears - Kyle Long extension, Jordan Howard ROY, keys to the game (3:15)
Blackhawks - Patrick Kane receives "A" for Team USA in the Worlds, Hawks go digital, and top 50 NHL players (27:45)
Tommy Birch Interview - (44:45)
Peanut Gallery - (1:08:00)
KYLE LONG JERSEY WINNER (1:12:00)
Buzzer Beaters - (1:13:00)
Peck and Sean invite Sports Mockery Senior Bears Writer and Bears Expert Erik Lambert on the show to talk about the Bears recent signings, cuts, and what the national media thinks of the Monsters of the Midway. The guys also talk some baseball as both the Cubs and White Sox have two very important bats starting to surge late.
Cubs: Heyward, bullpen, overall dominance (4:10)
White Sox: Abreu, Chris Sale and Jose Quintana's Cy Young bids (13:30)
Bears talk: Interview with Bears expert Erik Lambert (27:00)
Peanut Gallery (49:50)
Buzzer Beaters (56:50)
Zo, Peck, and Sean have Virgin Island Daily News editor and Sports Mockery contributor talks to the guys about his time covering the Olympics in Rio this summer. We talk about the Teddy Bridgewater injury and how it impacts the Bears chances of competing in the NFC North, discuss Arrieta's recent struggles, dive into the White Sox bullpen issues, and talk about the guys you'll see at your fantasy football draft.
Bears - Bridgewater injury, NFC North talk (4:00)
Cubs - Schwarber officially done for season, Arrieta and his missing slider (15:50)
White Sox - Bullpen costed them 1st in AL Central (29:00)
Fantasy Football Talk ( 34:50)
Interview with Matt Schoch (44:30)
Peanut Gallery (1:01:00)
Buzzer Beaters (1:08:01)
Zo and Sean talk about Carlos Rodon's great August, take a closer look at Addison Russell and also commend Jason Heyward on his hitting streak, and finally try and calm Bears fans down after another rough preseason game for the Monsters of the Midway.
White Sox - Rodon, Abreu (3:00)
Cubs - Heyward, Russell/Seager comparison (12:30)
Bears - Injuries, Royal and Miller return to practice (16:40)
Peanut Gallery (27:15)
Buzzer Beaters (29:00)
Zo, Peck and Sean sit down with Kris Bryant's former High School baseball coach Derek Stafford and ask about Bryant's MVP chances, what the slugger was like growing up, and shares some stories of Bryant crushing windshields with home run balls. Also, the guys talk about the Bears and their injury troubles, hit on the hot streaks of both Kris Bryant and Addison Russell, Zo and Sean fight over Blake Griffin and DeMarcus "Boogie" Cousins, and Zo addresses the new White Sox stadium name.
Gauntlet - 1:40
Bears Injuries - 2:10
Cubs, Russell and Bryant - 9:00
Bulls, Boogie vs Griffin debate - 22:30
White Sox, Guaranteed Rate Field - 34:00
Derek Stafford Interview - 40:00
Peanut Gallery - 56:00
BEARS PRESEASON TICKET WINNER ANNOUNCED - 58:40
Buzzer Beaters - 60:00
Zo, Peck, and Sean dive into Maddon and the Cubs benching Heyward and Hammel’s struggles, Zo vents his frustration with Vesey choosing the Rangers over the Blackhawks, the guys explain the options at cornerback for the Bears with Fuller having knee surgery, and we talk about who is the next Chicago athlete to get paid.
Cubs - Heyward, Hammel, Bullpen (4:10)
Blackhawks and Vesey (17:30)
Bears - Fuller injury, trusting Fox, Cornerback depth (31:10)
Tuesday Toss Up: Which Chicago athlete is the next to get an extension/new contract? (43:00)
Peanut Gallery (1:00:00)
Buzzer Beaters (1:05:00)
Zo, Peck, and Sean discuss Kenny Williams overruling GM Rick Hahn at the trade deadline, Peck tears into to Lebron James after his comments about Michael Jordan, preview the Bears 2nd preseason of the year against the New England Patriots, and the guys have Mike North on as their first guest of the podcast.
• Gauntlet (2:00)
• Rich Hahn overruled on rebuilding team by Kenny Williams (2:40)
• Lebron says Michael Jordan’s teammates do not get enough credit. (12:20)
• Bears Preseason Preview against the Patriots (22:16)
• Mike North Interview (36:05)
• Peanut Gallery (49:20)
• Buzzer Beaters (56:10)
Zo, Peck, and Sean dive into some Cubs drama involving Chapman’s walk-up music, outline the Blackhawks pitch to winger Jimmy Vesey, discuss the impact the Fuller injury has on the Bears’ secondary, and the guys try to figure out what the sports world’s most complicated rule is.
The Gauntlet – 3:00
Cubs Fire Employee Over Aroldis Chapman’s Music Saga – 3:40
Chicago Blackhawks Update On Jimmy Vesey – 16:25
Kyle Fuller’s Injury / Bears Fight At Training Camp – 25:35
Debating The White Sox & Their Manager – 36:20
Tuesday Toss-Up – 42:56
Peanut Gallery – 50:42
Buzzer Beaters – 59:40
Peck and Sean jump on the mics for a special Saturday episode to recap the Bears preseason loss against the defending super bowl champion Denver Broncos. The guys give you the good and the bad of the game and highlight some specific players that stood out on Thursday.
Zo, Peck, and Sean debut Sports Mockery's flagship podcast The 312. In this episode, the guys talk about the Cubs winning streak and the missing Tommy La Stella, discuss whether or not to pursue outfielder Carlos Gomez, and highlight some key positions to watch for the Bears first preseason game.