21 episodes

Most sports are fair game in this podcast. Big B will take us through some of the more controversial, talked about, confusing, and thought-provoking topics in sports in both today and yesteryear. We leave current events to major networks and dive deep into the history of sports and why we love them so much. Having experience as a D1 athlete in two different sports and a member of Hall of Fames in each, Brien has the knowledge and the credentials to lay down the law of the land. This is his podcast, his views, his opinions, and his truth. Welcome. Now, Let's Talk Ball!!!

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Most sports are fair game in this podcast. Big B will take us through some of the more controversial, talked about, confusing, and thought-provoking topics in sports in both today and yesteryear. We leave current events to major networks and dive deep into the history of sports and why we love them so much. Having experience as a D1 athlete in two different sports and a member of Hall of Fames in each, Brien has the knowledge and the credentials to lay down the law of the land. This is his podcast, his views, his opinions, and his truth. Welcome. Now, Let's Talk Ball!!!

    20) Let’s Talk Teams: We Love to Hate

    20) Let’s Talk Teams: We Love to Hate

    Love and hate go hand in hand. If you love a sport, there are inevitably a team or teams that you hate. In this episode Big B reveals his list of the major sports' most dubious organizations. Who's on yours? There are many many reasons to hate these teams. What's yours? Let's embrace the hate. ...Let's Talk Ball!!!

    • 44 min
    19) Let’s Talk Hatred: A Case for LeBron pt. 2

    19) Let’s Talk Hatred: A Case for LeBron pt. 2

    Can't we all just get along? Short answer, no! lol. Sports won't allow for it but in the case of King James, why do so many basketball fans and talking heads love to hate LeBron? Is it envy or is it genuine disgust? We all know why some fans couldn't STAND Kobe. Mostly because he torched our teams over and over again over the span of his 20 year HOF career. Is the reasoning the same for LeBron? Let's find out. ....Let's Talk Ball!!!

    • 50 min
    18) Let's Talk Greatness: MJ vs LeBron pt.1

    18) Let's Talk Greatness: MJ vs LeBron pt.1

    Allow Big B to add his two cents into this debate. For many, this argument is over who is the greatest basketball player ever to lace up. For THIS discussion, it's solely about who was/is better between the two. MJ vs LBJ. The cold blooded killer vs the walking triple double. His Airness vs The King. Buckle up and ...Let's Talk Ball!!!

    • 29 min
    17) Let's Talk Scandals: Underhanded Moments in Sports

    17) Let's Talk Scandals: Underhanded Moments in Sports

    What area of life can you think of that does not have it's share of scandalous moments? Personally, I cannot. Sports are no different. The motivation may be money, ego, pleasure, greed, or simple ignorance. Nonetheless, when exposed, and without exception they are ALL eventually exposed, they are dramatic and jaw-dropping. Take a ride with Big B through a few of these trappings. Let's Talk Ball!!!

    • 41 min
    16) Let's Talk Sexuality: Gays in the Locker Room

    16) Let's Talk Sexuality: Gays in the Locker Room

    Sex and sports. Two things that I'm sure most of our listeners enjoy, but rarely do these topics live within the same conversations. More and more, though, we are hearing stories involving the gay community in sports. Does it matter what ones’ sexual preference is? If so, should it? Why is it more accepted in some sports more than others? Join us as we dig for these answers and more...Let’s Talk Ball!!!

    • 38 min
    15) Let’s Talk Money: Compensation for Student Athletes

    15) Let’s Talk Money: Compensation for Student Athletes

    You’d be hard-pressed to find a more polarizing topic than whether collegiate athletes should be paid. While it’s nowhere close to being a new discussion, it seems to be popping up more and more as universities continue to generate more and more money. If this were to happen, what should the pay scale look like? How do we make it fair? Is it fair? This and more on this episode of…..Let’s Talk Ball!!!

    • 33 min

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