Category: Barack Obama

Craig Robinson Coaches Barack Obama To Hoops Victory Before The Election Victory

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Long before Barack Obama was reelected President of the United States, he was busy winning on the hardwood. His brother-in-law, Oregon State basketball coach Craig Robinson, says he was the makeshift coach for Obama's pick-up team during a game earlier on Tuesday, a game won by a team that included ...

Tom Brady Dishes On Hurricane Sandy And The Presidential Election

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

Tom Brady isn't quite as tight-lipped as his head coach, but he doesn't often open up to the media on non-football issues. Coming out of the bye week, though, Brady took an opportunity Monday night to discuss some of the crucial topics affecting America today. Tom Brady joined Jim Gray on ...

Craig Robinson, Brother-In-Law Of Barack Obama, Claims He’s Nervous About ‘Close’ Presidential Election

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

It's one thing to be the head coach of the Oregon State Beavers basketball team, but it's quite another to be the brother-in-law of President Barack Obama. Robinson does a nice job of balancing the two while on the campaign for Obama, but makes it clear his views and opinions ...

President Barack Obama Worries About Professional Sports Pricing Out Families

Monday, October 15th, 2012

With the presidential election looming, Barack Obama has plenty on his plate, but that doesn't mean he's forgetting about sports. He says he still watches ESPN's SportsCenter every morning when he wakes up, and if he's elected for four more years, there's no doubt he'll hear more about things like ...

Ron Artest: I Snuck In To The White House And Blocked Obama’s Shot

Monday, August 17th, 2009

I don't understand why Ron Artest doesn't have his own radio show; just give him the mic and watch what he does with it.  He is Mr. Entertainment in the NBA right now; do I dare say he's more engaging than Shaq?  He already has his connections with the fans ...

Mark Buehrle: Whatever Castro Called, I Threw It

Friday, July 24th, 2009

I've gone through this with my slow-pitch softball team lately (no, no one threw a perfect game against us in slow-pitch), but bad hitting is contagious.  Not to say Buehrle was lucky, but once a pitcher gets inside the mind of hitters, look out.  Hitters start reaching for their troll ...

Bill Maher on Sports Radio

Monday, February 16th, 2009

Comedians and actors love to talk sports.  Just like athletes love to talk about music and movies.  Some of my favorite segments when I was a host were with comedians.  Bill Bellamy was in studio telling me about LL Cool J fighting Jamie Foxx during the filming of "Any Given ...

A-Roid Palooza Part Deux

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

On Monday, here at SRI, we did a monster posting with over twenty-five different interviews and storylines regarding A-Rod and the steroid story broken by Selena Roberts and David Epstein of Sports Illustrated. This story isn't going away anytime soon, especially with spring training right around the corner.  Once again, many ...

Andy Katz Shoots Hoops With Barack Obama

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

ESPN College Basketball analyst Andy Katz shares his story with Mike & Mike about shooting hoops with President-elect Barack Obama on Election Day in Chicago. Listen here to Katz on ESPN Radio