EL Pitcher of the Week for your Akron Rubberducks Shane Beiber joined the Sam and Brad Show to talk about his hot start to the season.
Tom Withers of the Associated Press joined Sam and Brad to talk about last night's win over the Pacers in Game #2 of their playoff series.
Game #3 will be Friday night in Indianapolis. You can hear it on 1590 WAKR.
Color Analayst for the UCLA-IMG Sports Network Matt Stevens spoke with Sam and Brad to talk about Josh Rosen for our Know Your Prospect segment.
Stevens, a former Bruin quarterback, said that Rosen is "another Aaron Rodgers" and is the best QB in the draft.
Veteran broadcaster Jay Crawford joined the Sam and Brad Show Monday to talk about his new venture doing the play-by-play for the Cleveland Browns' preseason games on News 5.
He also talked about the Cavs' loss in Game #1 of the playoffs and how the lack of chemistry and synergy on the court is worrysome at times.
Jensen Lewis, fomer Tribe pitcher and current host on Indians Live on Sports Time Ohio, spoke with Sam and Brad to talk Tribe on 1590 WAKR.
The Indians will be taking on the Minnesota Twins in Puerto Rico starting Tuesday for a quick-two game series.
There's a lot of questions about the Cavaliers after their 18-point loss to the Indiana Pacers in Game #1 of the NBA Playoffs
Fox Sports Ohio's TV play-by-play voice Fred McLeod offered his thoughts.
After 12 seasons coaching at the University of Akron, 34 overall, head women's basketball coach Jodi Kest is retiring.
She joined Sam and Brad Thursday to talk about her career and latest ventures.
We at 1590 WAKR wish Jodi the best in all of her future endeavors.
Paul Keels, the "Voice of the Buckeyes" discusses some of the notable Ohio State draft-eligible players for our Know Your Prospect segment,
The Board of Directors had their meetings this morning and Tim Stried from the OHSAA spoke with Sam and Brad to talk about some of the divisional breakdowns and competitive balance in boys and girls basketball.
Also Tim discussed the proposal passed during the meeting to extend the baseball season in high school athletics by one week.
NBA writer Sam Amico from Amico Hoops.net spoke with Sam and Brad Thursday to talk about the Cavaliers as they get ready for the Indiana Pacers on Sunday.
He also offered his thoughts on who needs to step up for the Wine and Gold during the second season.
Radio Voice of the Oklahoma Sooners football program Toby Rowland spoke with Sam and Brad to talk about Baker Mayfield for our Know Your Prospect segment.
For this week's edition of the Coaches Spotlight, we headed over to Stow-Munroe Falls High School to catch up with head baseball coach Aaron DeBord.
For this week's edition of our Know Your Prospect interview, we went just north of 303 to speak with Jeff Fox, the head coach of the Nordonia Knights to talk shoutdown cornerback Denzel Ward.
The NFL Draft is less than three weeks away, and Ward is making a name for himself at some local combines and workouts.
Tribe broadcaster Jim Rosenhaus joined the Sam and Brad Show Monday to talk about the Indians, the cold, and their early homestand.
Indians and Tigers play tonight at 6:10pm.
The Cleveland Indians are getting ready for their Opening Day game against the Kansas City Royals at the corner of Carneige and Ontario
Communications Coordinator Curtis Danburg spoke with Jasen Sokol, Sam Bourquin, and Brad Russell about the promotions schedule and his views on Opening Day.
Chef Todd Brazile stopped by as well to talk about the latest ballpark food coming to Progressive Field this season.
Former Indians pitcher Chad Ogea also joined the program talking about his memories of Opening Day and his thoughts on the current Indians ballclub.
U.S. Senator and lifelong Tribe fan Sherrod Brown also spoke with the gentlemen in Booth 6 to talk about his memories of Opening Day and his thoughts on this year's team.
Voice of the Tribe Tom Hamilton spoke with the fellas as well about some of his favorite Opening Day memories.
Tribe writer Zack Meisel spoke as well about the team's start and the return of Michael Brantley to the lineup.
This week for our 1590 WAKR Coaches Spotlight on the Sam and Brad Show, we head on out to Revere to speak with head softball coach Bob Mosher.
His team got out to a good start in Myrtle Beach going 4-1 in a recent tournament.
For last week's spotlight on former Barberton basketball coach Ken Rector, click here.
Fox Sports Ohio golf analyst and host Jimmy Hanlin joined Sam Bourquin to preview the Masters in Augusta coming up later this week.
Walsh University head basketball coach Jeff Young joined Sam Bourquin to talk about not only his team as they prepare for the 2018-19 season, but also the NCAA Championship Game victory by the Villanova Wildcats over Michigan Monday night.
Kent State men's basketball coach Rob Senderoff offered his thoughts on the NCAA Men's Championship in college basketball tonight between Villanova and Michigan as well as his thoughts on a new NCAA Basketball Tournament format.
Former University of Akron coach and current Duquesne basketball coach Keith Dambrot spoke with Sam Bourquin ahead of tonight's games.
Loyola Chicago will be taking on Michigan around 6:pm and Kansas will be squaring off against Villanova around 8:49pm
For the inagural edition of the Sam and Brad Show Coaches Spotlight, we take a look at former Barberton boys' basketball coach Ken Rector.
He will be inducted into the Greater Akron Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame.
Rector coached for 20 years for his alma mater, Barberton High School.
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Stay tuned for next week's edition of the Coaches Spotlight Wednesdays on the Sam and Brad Show
Chief of Staff and VP of Communications for the Pro Football Hall of Fame Pete Fierle spoke with Sam Bourquin Wednesday to talk about an article in the New York Times in regards to the Hall of Fame's progress with the expansion and the Johnson Controls Hall of Fame Village.
Sam and Brad spoke about the possibility of the Browns aquiring Giants wideout Odell Beckham, Jr.
Former LSU teammate and current Browns receiver Jarvis Landry lobbied for Cleveland to land the NY star.
Do you want him on the Browns squad?
Sam and Brad have a discussion about the controversial Beckham.
Sam and Brad spoke with Cleveland.com and Cleveland Plain Dealer sports columnist Bud Shaw to talk about our teams on a Monday afternoon.
Head Coach of the St. Vincent-St, Mary Fighting Irish Dru Joyce II spoke with Sam and Brad to talk about their Division II state title win over Trotwood-Madison over the weekend.
The title was their second in as many years and their eighth overall.
New Norton head football coach Kevin Pollock spoke with Sam and Brad to talk about his latest coaching venture on a Feel Good Friday.
Former USC football player and FOX College football analyst Petros Papadakis joined the Sam and Brad Show to talk about Sam Darnold's potential as a pro, as well as Hue Jackson's handling and coaching of quarterbacks.
NBA reporter Jeff Zillgitt spoke with Sam Bourquin Thursday after the Cavaliers' win over the Toronto Raptors at the Q last evening.
It's back again! A great collaboration between the Akron -Canton Regional Foodbank's Community Harvest ,Atlantic Foods, and the Tri-County Restaurant Association for a special cause.
The 26th annual Celebrity Cuisine will be going on from 5:30pm to 8pm at the Canton Civic Center to help some people who are less fortunate, feeding them and providing them with quality food in food-insecure areas.
Actor and Northeast Ohio native Bruno Gunn spoke with Sam and Brad to talk about the event and talk a little Cleveland Sports as well. Bruno will be there serving it up.
All proceeds from tonight's event go to the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank
For more information, click here.
The St. Vincent-St. Mary Fighting Irish are heading into a familiar spot as they get ready for Lexington in the state semifinals in Columbus.
Dru Joyce II spoke with Sam and Brad Monday to talk about their win over Villa Angela-St. Joseph over the weekend.
Ben Braun former college basketball coach and current analyst for the Pac-12 Network joined the Sam and Brad Show to talk about the NCAA Tournament, the Pac 12, and the college basketball scandal.
Matt Creamer, the head coach of the Crusaders of Canton Central Catholic joined the Sam and Brad Show to talk about their matchup with Cleveland Lutheran East for a shot to go to Columbus.
Longtime Cleveland Indians beat writer Paul Hoynes talked about the Tribe so far in the Cactus League.
Mark Dente, head coach of the Copley Indians spoke with Sam and Brad to talk about their upcoming matchup with Solon on Saturday.
After 11 seasons with the Cleveland Browns, Joe Thomas is calling it a career.
Former Browns offensive lineman and color analyst for the Cleveland Browns Radio Network Doug Dieken spoke about Joe and his career in Cleveland.
Canton Central Catholic head basketball coach Matt Creamer spoke with Sam and Brad ahead of their matchup with LaBrae coming up.
Tim Debevec, head coach of the Jackson Polar Bears spoke with Sam and Brad Wednesday to talk about their matchup tonight against the Copley Indians tonight in Cleveland.
After 30-plus years of coaching, Canton McKinley boys basketbal coach Rick Hairston is hanging up his whistle.
Hairston joined the Sam and Brad Show to talk about his retirement and what he plans to do moving forward.
Dean Rahas, the head coach of the Revere Minutemen boys' basketball team spoke with Sam and Brad to talk about their matchup with STVM later this week.
Wadsworth Lady Grizzlies head basketball coach Andy Booth joined the Sam and Brad Show to talk about their matchup with Solon Friday in the Division I state tournament.
The Lady Grizzlies (25-3) will be taking on Solon (26-2) at 6pm.
WKYC Sports Director and Voice of the Browns Jim Donovan spoke with Sam and Brad to talk NFL free agency, some of the deals the Browns have made, and the possible future of Joe Thomas.
Sam and Brad spoke with Mark Dente of Copley to talk about the upset win over Hoban and their upcoming game with Jackson on Wednesday at 6:15pm in Cleveland.
Russ Swartz, the head coach of the Mogadore Wildcats spoke with Sam and Brad ahead of their matchup against Canton Central Catholic tonight in Salem.
Matt Creamer of Canton Central Catholic talked about things from his side of the matchup.
New STVM football coach Bobby Nickol spoke with Sam and Brad to talk about his vision for the program as they prepare for the 2018 season this upcoming fall.
Nickol comes from Barberton where he was offensive coordinator. He steps in for Coach Marcus Wattley, who is currently on Terry Bowden's staff at the University of Akron.
Head girls' basketball coach of the Jackson Lady Bears Anthony Butch spoke with Sam and Brad Thursday to talk about their Regional Final matchup against Solon.
The Wadsworth Lady Grizzlies will be on their way to Norwalk to compete in the Division I Regional Final yet again against Strongsville.
Head Coach Andy Booth joined the Sam and Brad Show to talk about his team.
University of Akron head basketball coach John Groce spoke with Sam and Brad Wednesday to talk about the upcoming game tomorrow against Eastern Michigan in the MAC Tournament.
Tipoff is at 9pm at the Quicken Loans Arena.
Sam and Brad caught up with Gene Schindewolf of the Manchester Panthers talked about the upcoming district final Friday against Triway in boys basketball.
STVM head girls' basketball coach Carley Whitney joined the Sam and Brad Show Wednesday to talk about the Lady Irish heading to the Regional Final Friday.
STVM will play Gilmour Academy at Barberton Friday night at 7:30pm
Vince Cellini of Cavaliers In The Paint on Fox Sports Ohio spoke with Sam and Brad to talk about the Cavs' win last night over Detroit as well as the strong play of one of the "other" kids from Akron, Revere HS grad Larry Nance, Jr.