Ultimate Sports Network

Ultimate Sports Network

We love sports, you love sports. We talk about sports, you should listen.... Show More

Episodes

July 25, 2020 49 min
Real Boxing Talk takes a look at the undefeated Light Heavyweight career of Michael Spinks. He won a Gold Medal in the 1976 Olympics. He held three Light Heavyweight belts at the same time. He was the first reigning Light Heavyweight Champion to win the Heavyweight Championship by beating previously undefeated Larry Holmes, then beat him again in the rematch. His only loss was in his final fight to Mike Tyson.
Share
Mark as Played
July 22, 2020 11 min
We talk wrestling with Coach Jim Miller. He is the Director of the Dan Gable Museum at the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in Waterloo, IA. We chat about Dan Gable's unprecedented career and what you can do on a visit to the Hall of Fame.
Share
Mark as Played
July 22, 2020 30 min
An honor to be joined by former Los Angeles Dodgers General Manager Fred Claire. Mr. Claire talks with us about his tenure leading one of the best organizations in the history of professional sports. But more importantly, he shares his journey that led him to the City of Hope, and that facilities treatment of Cancer. His book "Extra Innings" provides perspective and hope for all.
Share
Mark as Played
Sports Conversation Artist Neil Scherer rejoins us to talk about The Olympics. He has just finished a piece on Michael Phelps, and we talk some about Jesse Owens, the 1980 US Men's Hockey team, and more. He always has an interesting perspective on not only the topic, but how to create a conversation piece about it.
Share
Mark as Played
Our fourth installment with Chris Brown. Chris is the resident artist for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and has also created several significant commissioned works as well. He shares his unique perspective on how he uses color in his works. Plus a shoutout to his apprentice Maddux.
Share
Mark as Played
We talk with Chicago area native, and former NFL Tight End and Special Teams Ace Brent Novoselsky. Brent chats with us about transitioning from The Ivy League at Penn, to a life in the NFL, with stops in Chicago, Green Bay, and Minnesota. He also gives us some insight to the work done on behalf of retired players by both himself and the current players.
Share
Mark as Played
July 15, 2020 31 min
We revisit Mark Milne from Scotland and his scoring system for tennis. He details how thirty30 tennis is is growing and he now has taken on ambassadors for his concept. Good conversation as we search for better alternatives to how things are done.
Share
Mark as Played
July 11, 2020 12 min
We speak with Daniel Arons, CEO and Founder of Family Ballpark Memories. The purpose of his Non-Profit Organization is to provide access to such events that families typically wouldn't have the financial means to attend to allow for a positive experience for the entire family to enjoy without having to worry about finances.
Share
Mark as Played
July 11, 2020 99 min
We take a look at the significance of Olympic boxing. Which group and which boxers have had the greatest impact on the sport. We focus on the Americans, but give credit to those Olympians who went on to become world belt holders.
Share
Mark as Played
July 11, 2020 99 min
We take a look at the significance of Olympic boxing. Which group and which boxers have had the greatest impact on the sport. We focus on the Americans, but give credit to those Olympians who went on to become world belt holders.
Share
Mark as Played
July 11, 2020 30 min
We talk with 3-time 1st Team Academic Softball All-American, 3-time 1st Team Softball All-American, and 3-time Olympic Gold Medalist Leah Amico. Leah discusses how she went from youth league to college All-American to Olympian to Mother and more.
Share
Mark as Played
We just missed the anniversary of Louis vs. Schmelling 2, but we thought it would be a good idea to revisit A) a great response to the first fight by Joe Louis. and B) how the the social and political climate at that time parallels what is happening currently.
Share
Mark as Played
Rob Magrino talks to us about the launch of his new product AquaBlast. Aqua Blast is a fitness apparatus that can be used underwater with many applications. It can be utilized with resistance training, weightlifting, and as a punching and kicking bag. For more information reach out to Rob at www.aquablastfit.com.
Share
Mark as Played
My pleasure to talk with one of my favorite NFL players, Preston Pearson. Mr. Pearson played in Super Bowls for three teams, Colts, Steelers, and Cowboys. We chatted about how he went from college basketball player at Illinois to defining the concept of third-down back in the NFL. And so much more. A great conversation with a great man. Very informative.
Share
Mark as Played
We are joined by Harvey Dock, one of the best referees in the fight game today. Harvey gives us some insight as to what it takes to be the "Third Man in the Ring".
Share
Mark as Played
On this episode of "Interviews", we speak with sports agent Jill McBride Baxter. Jill is an agent for current NCAA Football Coaches and Administrators, NFL Personnel, and others involved in sports entertainment. We talk about negotiation, networking, and most importantly caring for one another. Jill is the author of "Born to be a Sports Agent", which can be found at www.borntobeasportsagent.com She also teaches a co...
Read more
Share
Mark as Played
June 19, 2020 37 min
We are joined by Rachel Cohen, teaching pro at Frog Hollow Racquet Club, in Lansdale, PA. Rachel talks to us about transitioning to being a doubles player, Philadelphia sports, and becoming a smarter player.
Share
Mark as Played
June 11, 2020 67 min
Boxing is back (insert fanfare here). In this episode we take a look at what they did right, with apologies to all that deserve them. Now the question is how do they keep up the momentum. Keep pushing people, keep pushing.
Share
Mark as Played
Interviewers interviewing interviewers continues with Julian Martinez of The Slumpbusters Podcast.We talk sports movies, fantasy, reality, the future of sports after the pandemic, and of course Mr. Martinez's San Francisco 49'ers. Look him up at https://www.facebook.com/SlumpBusterPodcast/, @SlumpBusterPod on Twitter, and all of the fun places where you can find Podcasts.
Share
Mark as Played
UNLV grad and Podcaster Josh Lozano talk to us about the return of sports to the world and to Las Vegas, and all the ramifications to follow. We talk real sports, fantasy sports, sports wagering, commercial rights, room service in Orlando, home court advantage (or the lack thereof), and much more. More show than what should fit in to forty-five minutes. Be prepared to pause and take a quick twenty somewhere in the middle of this on...
Read more
Share
Mark as Played

Chat About Ultimate Sports Network

Popular Podcasts

30 For 30 Podcasts
30 For 30 Podcasts
Original audio documentaries from the makers of the acclaimed 30 for 30 film series, featuring stories from the world of sports and beyond. 30 for 30 offers captivating storytelling for sports fans and general interest listeners alike, going beyond the field to explore how sports, competition, athleticism and adventure affect our lives and our world. Sports stories like you've never heard before.
Stuff You Should Know
Stuff You Should Know
If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.
Crime Junkie
Crime Junkie
If you can never get enough true crime...
    Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeartRadio App.

    Connect

    © 2020 iHeartMedia, Inc.