ROBERT LITTAL, Founder/Editor-in-Chief of BLACK SPORTS ONLINE and co-host of TMZ Sports, joins JOY TAYLOR in studio to shed some light on growing an independent platform for the culture, by the culture, PLUS, drops some gems about the general sports universe. Did the ASTROS get off easy? Is BRADY going to VEGAS? And LITTAL thinks ANTONIO BROWN gets a 3rd chance. In WIT IT or QUIT IT, JOY recaps her NBA ALL-STAR experience (plus ride-sharing nightmares), and MLB fans have got to QUIT IT with the romanticization of their beloved sport.HIGH KEY, the DUNK CONTEST was great, LOW KEY, fix the scoring system.HIGH KEY, the internets were trippin’, LOW KEY let those airplane seats lean back!In LOSERS this week, nobody wants a 17 game expansion, except for the NFL, PLUS, it’s leak season and FLOYD MAYWEATHER thinks he deserved MALE ATHLETE OF THE DECADE…okay.In the MIGOS CULTURE REPORT, we salute the WADE FAMILY for setting an example for parents everywhere, we defend CHAKA KHAN from those who’ve forgotten her legendary status, and finally we share some dope news in the world of JOY TAYLOR!
MARK MEDINA, NBA writer for USA Today, joins JOY TAYLOR in studio to drop some gems about the basketball universe, which in 2020 is centered in LOS ANGELES. Will the real KYLE KUZMA please stand up and take the lumps as the third wheel on the Bron-mobile? If so, MEDINA gives the championship edge to the LAKERS over the CLIPPERS in the Western Conference Finals we deserve. JOY isn’t sold on the BUCKS, but is buying into the HEAT and CELTICS in a real way. As far as GIANNIS future in MILWAUKEE…MEDINA thinks he’s staying.In WIT IT or QUIT IT, JOY runs through all of the available QB dipping sauces. From spicy draft picks to salty veterans, there are so many tasty options for teams in a need of a signal caller. Speaking of football, DONNIE thinks the XFL lived up to expectations in week one.Shouts the NBA for ramping up the drama at the most delicious moment. From JOEL EMBIID to JIMMY BUTLER, VILLAINS to regular boring citizens, JOY covers it all in the PETTY COURT.HIGH KEY you might could watch a MCGREGOR/KHABIB streetfight, LOW KEY everyone will watch the rematch in the octagon.JOY is HIGH KEY good with the HEAT being LOW KEY villains.HIGH KEY we’re stuck with BAKER throwing passes to ODELL BECKHAM JR and JARVIS LANDRY who are LOW KEY two of the most exciting players in the NFL.JOY’s voice is in the LOSER POWER RANKINGS this week. Where did her voice go? Did she leave it at the club in Miami? Did the frigid LOS ANGELES winter steal it from her?The MIGOS CULTURE REPORT focuses on the 92nd ACADEMY AWARDS. MAYA RUDOLPH and KRISTEN WIIG brought the laughs, PARASITE brought the inspiration and JOAQUIN PHOENIX brought whatever it is that he brings.And don’t forget, this is a place where villains are welcome.
Star of SPEAK FOR YOURSELF on FS1, UNCLE JIMMY, joins JOY TAYLOR in studio to celebrate his CHIEFS winning the SUPER BOWL. JOY and JIMMY also share their stories from a week of fun and sun (and rain) in MIAMI.In WIT IT/QUIT IT, editor/producer DONNIE BEACHAM gets JOY’s thoughts on the new face of the league and what went wrong for KYLE SHANAHAN and the 49ERS. Plus, JOY tells us (Drake) how to break a curse.DAK PRESCOTT is in PETTY COURT for his latest moves in his contract negotiation with the COWBOYS.HIGH KEY Super Bowl MVP PATRICK MAHOMES is a superstar and LOW KEY JIMMY GAROPPOLO is still a star.HIGH KEY this TOM BRADY messaging didn’t trick JOY. LOW KEY, it’s pretty exciting though.HIGH KEY the NBA season is HEATING up and LOW KEY, that’s it. That’s the copy.49ERS fans like HELLER that are whining about the OPI on GEORGE KITTLE are LOSERS this week along with non-FOX SUPER BOWLs and planning outdoor activities in MIAMI.The MIGOS CULTURE REPORT has the SUPER BOWL HALFTIME show review you’ve been waiting for. JOY and T break it all down from J-LO and her daughter to SHAKIRA and her culturally relevant tongue roll. Also, T has major issues with HAN returning from the dead for FAST 9 and JOAQUIN PHOENIX charms JOY with his speeches.As a little bonus, JOY shares her airport routine in the name of CHEEZ-ITs! Not an add, but it could be if Kellogg Company and Sunshine Biscuits step up to the plate. Holler at us: (218) 330-8004.
SUPER BOWL LIV is almost here and we’ve got a special BONUS episode for the CRAZY GANG: JOY TAYLOR’s older brother, and NFL Hall of Famer, JASON TAYLOR finally joins the podcast to talk about everything from what it was like being drafted by JIMMY JOHNSON, to coaching his sons to a High School National Championship. Plus, NICK BOSA cited JASON TAYLOR as an inspiration growing up, but who inspired JASON? And of course, we get into his nastiest locker room stories.
ANTONIO CROMARTIE, 4x Pro Bowl Cornerback, joins JOY TAYLOR in studio to recap Championship week/look ahead to SUPER BOWL LIV. Is ANTONIO taking the 49ERS or CHIEFS? What’s his take on SHERMAN vs REVIS? And why does JASON TAYLOR owe him a pair of Cool Grey JORDANs?In WIT IT/QUIT IT, producer JOHN HELLER finds out if JOY thinks his 49ERS will be champs in 2 weeks, and is time up for the PACKERS?HIGH KEY, SUPER BOWL prop bets are the best bets…period. LOW KEY did CONOR MCGREGOR get “Shallow-Hal”-ed by TONY ROBBINS?The TITANS are LOSERS for missing out on their shot at greatness, JOY’s a loser for having a future as a CINCY fan, thanks to JOE BURROW, and we celebrate the start of some long-awaited NBA drama.In the MIGOS CULTURE REPORT, T breaks down that moment between BRAD PITT and JENNIFER ANISTON at the SAG awards, gives a review of BAD BOYS FOR LIFE, and previews the upcoming HALFTIME SHOW with JLO and SHAKIRA.