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Back for it's 5th season, "3 Dog Thursday" is a weekly fun-interactive digital radio show designed around predicting college/NFL football underdogs in the fall and college basketball ones in the winter.

Host T.J. Rives is joined by numerous great guests, and handicappers from Vegas, including from WagerTalk.com each week. They give insight, analysis humor and of course, lots of underdog picks!

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Back for it's 5th season, "3 Dog Thursday" is a weekly fun-interactive digital radio show designed around predicting college/NFL football underdogs in the fall and college basketball ones in the winter.

Host T.J. Rives is joined by numerous great guests, and handicappers from Vegas, including from WagerTalk.com each week. They give insight, analysis humor and of course, lots of underdog picks!

    Full Ep: Masters Preview & more with Bob Harig of ESPN and Sean Green of SGP 4 8 21

    Full Ep: Masters Preview & more with Bob Harig of ESPN and Sean Green of SGP 4 8 21

    Host TJ Rives is ready to give his takes on how top-ranked and unbeaten Gonzaga failed in the latest attempt for a team to go unbeaten. This after the Zags won a thrilling semi-final in overtime on a near midcourt shot to beat UCLA. But, next they ran into a buzzsaw in the Baylor Bears who outgunned them to win their first National Title.

    And, this week he welcomes in TC Martin of the "TC Martin Show" in Las Vegas to give insight on whether Underdog bettors cleaned up with UCLA and Baylor from the final four? TC also believed in the Bears from the very beginning and has more insight on what the futures bets for Baylor look like as well.

    Then it's the YouTube Round Table segment with Bob Harig of ESPN live from Augusta National getting ready for 2021 Masters coverage. Can Dustin Johnson duplicate what he did in the delayed Masters last November and put on the green jacket for the second time in 5 months?

    Also, Sean Green of the 'Sports Gambling Podcast" is aboard with his thoughts, including possible Underdogs to win this year's first major of the pro golf season. TJ also weighs in with a couple of dark horses that he likes to contend, if not win at The Masters.

    Then, TC Martin is back on, once more, to talk about his selections for the Masters and weather Las Vegas is fired up from a wagering standpoint about this great golf event? TC and TJ also discuss the start of the Major League Baseball season and some future odds to win the World Series that are attractive Underdogs.

    It's all on "Three Dog Thursday" and make sure to subscribe on Apple podcasts, Spotify, Etc!!

    Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/3-dog-thursday/donations

    • 52 min
    Full Ep: Final Four and more! John Harris and Tomm Looney 4 1 21

    Full Ep: Final Four and more! John Harris and Tomm Looney 4 1 21

    Host TJ Rives is back on the show to get everyone ready for Gonzaga to meet UCLA in Houston to take on Baylor in the wild wacky 2021 tournament has been held entirely in the state of Indiana. Can Gonzaga complete the perfect season or might there be an upset "Bruin?" See what we did there? Would Baylor be that team to maybe knock off Gonzaga or could Houston pull yet another win out with their gritty defense?

    TJ discusses the tournament to date with Brian Edwards, senior handicapper of Vegas Insider and Majorwager.com. The guys go over how each of the final four teams advanced and how crazy the last few days have been in Indianapolis.

    Then, it's time for the YouTube Round Table where TJ is joined by former longtime FOX Sports Radio personality and now KABC radio's Tomm Looney. Looney has great insight from the West Coast on UCLA making it to the Final Fourm as the Bruins go for their first national championship in almost 30 years.

    Alsom on the round table is John Harris of the Houston Texans radio broadcast and website. John gives perspective on the Cougars and their chances at the Final Four. The guys also also discuss the controversial and disturbing allegations against Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson and numerous sexual assault allegations being made against him. What is his future?

    The guys then lighten it up, talking about the start of the Major League Baseball seasons for the Dodgers, Astros and Rays, as the round table wraps up.

    Then, Brian is back for the final segment to handicap the two Final Four games and whether UCLA or Houston might be an ideal play as underdogs for this weekend. And, if it is Gonzaga against Baylor what might the line be for Monday night's national championship game?

    It's all part of "Three Dog Thursday" and make sure to subscribe and review us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Etc!

    Support this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/3-dog-thursday/donations

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Full Ep: Sweet 16 conversation with George Ofman & Jonathan Grella 3 25 21

    Full Ep: Sweet 16 conversation with George Ofman & Jonathan Grella 3 25 21

    Host T.J. Rives is back with special guests to talk more about "March Madness." This is, especially after an opening weekend that saw 15th seeded Oral Roberts, 14th seeded Abilene Christian and 13 seeds Ohio and North Texas all come away with victories in weekend number one.

    First, T.J. welcomes Brian Edwards, senior handicapper of MajorWager.com and Vegas Insider, back aboard to go over what the Pac-12 did right in the Big Ten did wrong in the opening weekend of the tournament? Plus, Brian has a couple of Underdogs long plays out of the sweet 16 to make a run to win the tournament with tremendous odds in their favor.

    Then, in the middle of the show, T.J. welcomes in his "YouTube round table" with Jonathan Grella of "JAG public affairs" and also, a Villanova grad, to talk about whether the recent two-time national champions actually have a chance to make a run once again in the 2021 tourney in Indianapolis?

    T.J. is also joined on the video/audio segment by a Chicago sports radio reporter for over 40 years and new podcaster, George Ofman. George gives regional insight into what happened to Illinois Sunday and how Loyola-Chicago has now become the darling, once again, of this NCAA tournament?

    George also has more about his outstanding storytelling podcast, "Tell me a story I Don't Know" that has featured the likes of  ESPN's Mike Wilbon, legendary former NBC sportscaster, Bob Costas and ESPN's Mike Greenberg already. And, soon his show will have the likes of Steve Stone, Marv Albert and Dave Wannstedt among others.

    Then, Brian rejoins T.J. to go over the Sweet 16 games for Saturday and Sunday, including why he loves both Oregon State and Syracuse for Saturday's games. T.J. makes a case for Oral Roberts, as a doggie and also, the Oregon Ducks on Sunday night, as the pooch, against Pac-12 rival USC.

    Tons of NCAA tourney Talk and of course Underdog selections can be found on "3 Dog Thursday" and make sure to subscribe / review us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

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    • 1 hr 4 min
    Full Ep: Madness commences with Ryan Kramer and Dan Leach 3 28 21

    Full Ep: Madness commences with Ryan Kramer and Dan Leach 3 28 21

    Host TJ Rives is back with guests who are ready to break down where Underdog and Upsets might be lurking in the field of 68.

    First, he welcomes Brian Edwards of Majorwager.com and Vegas Insider for his insight on the conclusion of conference tournament championship weekend and Selection Sunday. Brian gives his takes on the victories by the likes of Illinois, Georgetown and Alabama in their respective conference tournaments. He also reveals a team that he got great odds on to win the NCAA tournament, once the selection brackets came out.

    Up next is our YouTube Round Table where TJ is joined by Ryan Kramer of "the Sports Gambling Podcast: and Dan Leach of 97.1 FM "The Ticket" in Detroit, Michigan. The guys go over not only championship weekend, but some underdogs that they like, in particular Ryan has three double-digit upsets in the same bracket in the opening round.

    Leach gives us his insight on the Big Ten teams and how deep they will go? This includes his Big Ten team that he has winning the National Championship.

    Then, Brian rejoins the show to give Underdog selections on his own including a couple of small school double-digit seeds to get it done. T.J. also joins in with a couple of teams to pull off some surprises and cover as doggies.

    Where will the upsets be happening and which teams will be able to keep it close in this crazy and unique version of the "Big Dance?"

    Here it all is part of the latest edition of "3 Dog Thursday" and make sure to subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc!!

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    • 52 min
    Full Ep: Brian Edwards & Gary Segars talk Champ Week 3 11 21

    Full Ep: Brian Edwards & Gary Segars talk Champ Week 3 11 21

    It's huge week for college basketball and we're ready to cover all of it on the only digital radio show that focuses in on the Underdogs and the Upsets.

    Host TJ Rives is back and welcomes in Senior Handicapper from Majorwager.com and Vegas Insider, Brian Edwards, to begin the breakdown of "Championship Week" headed to Selection Sunday night.

    First, the guys go over to the slew of teams that have already gotten automatic bids over the past week. This is, including the presumptive number one seed over all in the "Big Dance" Gonzaga, who won the West Coast Conference Tournament Championship game Tuesday night in Las Vegas.

    TJ and Brian also go over what other automatic qualifiers might be able to do some damage in the NCAA tournament, as possible first round upsets.

    Then, they take a look at a couple of conference tournament games in the Big 12 in Kansas City and the ACC in Greensboro, NC.  And, the guys pick teams that aren't one of the top two seeds could make a run into the championship game, if not win the whole tourney?

    In the middle segment TJ's joined on the YouTube Roundtable by Gary Segars of the "Winning Cures Everything" podcast/show. They kick around a couple of current events, including Kansas football firing Les Miles for his inappropriate behavior at LSU years earlier. And, they also debate golfer Bryson DeChambeau taking the PGA Tour by storm with his bigger physique and massive driving distance.

    But, then TJ and Gary get to the college hoops and upsets that they might like in certain conference tournaments, including a full breakdown of the Southeastern Conference showdowns in Nashville, Tennessee.

    Then, TJ and Brian are back once more and go over the American Conference tournament in Ft. Worth, Texas as well as the Pac-12 tournament in Vegas and where might some upsets be in those games?

    Catch it all this part of "3 Dog Thursday" and make sure to subscribe / 5 star rate and review us on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!

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    • 1 hr 22 min
    Clip: How angry will Memphis be at Houston Sun? 3 6 21

    Clip: How angry will Memphis be at Houston Sun? 3 6 21

    It's a huge American Conference regular season finale' for the Memphis Tigers. They are trying to put together wins to help their NCAA tourney case.

    However, after the AAC wanted Houston to have makeup game and play them twice this week, the Cougars balked. And Memphis p x p voice Dave Woloshin has the details on why it could really motivated the Tigers Sunday at noon?

    Hear it and get the full show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, etc.!!

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