Big Drew & Jim discuss the Lakers-Pelicans trade from multiple angles, dive into the comments of Nicholas Castellanos, & are joined by Clayton Bates (WMU Basketball Associate Head Coach) and Tim Lester (WMU Football Head Coach). - Will the Lakers win the title? - WMU Basketball Associate Head Coach Clayton Bates joins the show - Will the Lakers regret the trade? - Castellanos refused to move to 1st - WMU Football Head Coach ... Read more
Jim and Lil’ B recap Game 6 of the NBA Finals and discuss the Raptors’ run to their first championship in franchise history and the Warriors’ future: - Fortune favors the bold. Is it contagious? - Is the Warriors’ dynasty over? - What is Kawhi Leonard’s place all-time? - Should there be an asterisk on the Raptors’ championship? - How did the Lions miss on a chance to be the Raptors?
Jim and Producer Fongers were LIVE from Blythefield Country Club for the 2019 Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give recapping the Blues’ run to the Stanley Cup and discussing Tigers trade deadline pieces, Jim Harbaugh’s preseason hype, and hockey’s championship difficulty compared to other major sports. Also, the guys do an NBA Fastbreak with Drew producing in-studio: - Only in hockey could we see a story like this. Did last night s... Read more
Big Drew and Jim recap U.S. Women’s Soccer’s 13-0 domination of Thailand in their World Cup opener and the Raiders being on this year’s “Hard Knocks” instead of the Lions. Also, what kind of villains are the Bruins, and who wins Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals? - U.S. Women’s Soccer gets called “disgraceful.” When are celebrations bad sportsmanship? - What kind of villains are the Boston Bruins? - The Raiders are going to be on t... Read more
"Golic & Wingo" Personality Trey Wingo joined "Big Drew & Jim" to discuss a bevy of sports topics including Michigan basketball hiring Juwan Howard, Lions not on "Hard Knocks," a Lions 2019 season preview, Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals, and the Women's World Cup.
Big Drew and Jim were LIVE from Betten Baker Chevrolet GMC Cadillac in Muskegon recapping Golden State's emotional Game 5 win in Toronto last night to stay alive in the NBA Finals and discuss Kevin Durant's injury and the Lions backup quarterback's expectations: - Should Kevin Durant have played last night? - Toronto Raptors fans getting crushed today. Were they in the wrong? - Is there room to blame Nick Nurse? - What do you... Read more
Today on Big Drew & Jim, the guys question if we will see Durant tonight and what a series loss would mean for the Warriors dynasty. Is Kawhi Leonard making a case that he is an all time great? Should Charles Matthews return to Michigan? Is there room on the Michigan Baseball Bandwagon? Is a 5th grade graduation a good enough reason for Drew to leave early?
Big Drew and Jim relive through another “Classic Jim” moment and discuss Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals; National Doughnut Day; the rise of the St. Louis Blues; and best NBA destinations in the offseason: - Jim has another “Classic Jim” moment before work. - Controversial No-Call: Did the Bruins get hosed during last night’s Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals? - It’s National Doughnut Day! What are your Top Three Doughnuts? - Have... Read more
GRFC Head Coach Lewis Robinson and Midfielder George Jermy
Big Drew and Jim recap last night’s NBA Finals Game 3, which was won by Toronto, and get into the latest Lions minicamp news and transaction. Also, the guys discuss Lions dangerous players in 2019, a Minor League Baseball scuffle, and Jim’s Steph Curry hate: - Big Drew is finally buying in to the NBA Finals being a series. Are you? - Are you still a believer in the Warriors like Jim is? - LionsWire’s Jeff Risdon joins the show for... Read more
Big Drew and Jim were LIVE at The Meadows Golf Course in Allendale for the annual Grand Valley State University Irwin Club Golf Outing giving their NBA Finals thoughts and talking Miguel Cabrera's Tigers future and some bold 2019 Lions predictions: - Drew gives us his NBA Finals feelings heading into Game 3 tonight. - What does the future of Miguel Cabrera look like? Is he the stone that sinks the Tigers rebuild? - The Bleache... Read more
Jim and Ben Raven recap the Tigers’ day one draft results; discuss a pair of Lions minicamp no-shows; provide the latest happenings with the NBA Finals; and talk about MSU basketball’s championship potential for 2020: - What kind of message did the Tigers send with their day one selections? - The Athletic’s Emily Waldon joins the show to talk about the Tigers’ draft approach this year. - Does Damon Harrison and Darius Slay skippin... Read more
Jim and Lil’ B recap Game 2 of the NBA Finals last night and dive into Calvin Johnson’s recent comments on his relationship with the Lions and Chris Evans officially not returning to Michigan: - Did the Raptors blow it last night, or are they still very much alive in the series? - Should we shame the Lions for how they handled Calvin Johnson’s signing bonus? - Is Chris Evans not returning to Michigan a “blessing in disguise?” - Do... Read more
Big Drew and Jim recap the Raptors’ victory in Game 1 of the NBA Finals last night and discuss the crazy ending to this year’s National Spelling Bee and a LeBron-less NBA Playoffs. Also, Drew has a message for all hockey fans: - Is it time to respect the Raptors? - Do the Warriors need Kevin Durant? - Are you pro Drake? - There was an EIGHT-WAY TIE for this year’s National Spelling Bee title. Do you agree with the decision? - Are ... Read more
Big Drew and Jim recap Juwan Howard’s Michigan introductory press conference and debate if the NBA’s offseason is more intriguing than this year’s NBA Finals: - Juwan Howard is home. Is loving Michigan enough? Is he in over his head? - The NBA Finals begin tonight, but does the NBA have an even better product looming? - Juwan Howard wants to revisit the “Fab Five” banners. Should the university even consider it? - Did Juwan Howard... Read more
Big Drew and Jim discuss Luke Yaklich’s impending departure from Michigan to Texas; the Lions’ new offense under Darrell Bevell, and a possible NFL lockout in 2021: - Juwan Howard’s first failed recruiting job in not keeping Luke Yaklich on staff. How much trouble is Michigan basketball in? - The Lions want to be different on offense. Is it a good thing? - Is an NFL lockout looming in 2021? How would you react to no NFL? - Should ... Read more
Big Drew and Jim discuss tensions between Miguel Cabrera and Nicholas Castellanos and dive into R.J. Hampton skipping school for the pros overseas; five reasons the Lions can go from worst to first; and the scariest NFC North team: - Two Tigers in Miguel Cabrera and Nicholas Castellanos share a tense moment yesterday in Baltimore. - R.J. Hampton doesn’t want to play basketball in college. Will we see more of this hurt college bask... Read more
Big Drew and Jeff Risdon talk about Matthew Stafford’s impressive beer chugging; a Division III powerhouse that’s no longer welcome in its respective conference; Darius Slay and Damon Harrison not showing up to Lions OTAs; the biggest Lions holes to fill on the roster; and sports having numerous scheduling issues: - Matthew Stafford dunks on Aaron Rodgers when it comes to chugging beer. If you’re Rodgers, how embarrassed should yo... Read more
Big Drew and Jim talk about a potential “Fab Five” reunion, the Lions’ LONG playoff drought, Drake’s on-court antics, former NBA players coaching in college, and Juwan Howard vs. Jim Harbaugh: - Jim says that the “Fab Five” doesn’t matter anymore. Is he right? - It’s been exactly 10,000 days since the Lions’ last playoff win. What’s the biggest obstacle? - Do you side with Mike Budenholzer on Drake’s in-game antics? - Is history N... Read more
Big Drew and Jim discuss Juwan Howard going back home to Michigan and dive into the Tigers’ continuing hitting woes and “social medialess” Eric Ebron: - Michigan hires Juwan Howard to be its next head basketball coach. Are you coming around on the hire? - Is it time for the Tigers to fire Hitting Coach Lloyd McClendon? - Should more of us be following Eric Ebron’s lead when it comes to social media? - Is Michigan “settling” with t... Read more