Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Good news: 5/29/20
The NBA Board of governors had their meeting regarding the NBA's return, information comes out from said meeting. The USA Today's Marc Medina drops in to talk about the NBA meeting as well.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Laying the foundation: 5/29/20
Positive news coming out of the NBA Board of governors meetings. At the same time, confidence in the MLB is sinking. ESPN's Dan Graziano joins the show to talk NFL. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Take me out to the ball game: 5/28/20
The MLB players are unhappy with the MLB owners low-balling them in negotiations, there are conflicting reports on both sides. Sliwa thinks the MLB owners are not receiving enough blame. Plus, Bob Nightengale says there will be MLB baseball this summer, he joins the show to explain.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: West coast best coast: 5/28/20
Jeff Passan made the rounds and gave insight into the MLB drama. BleacherReport's Eric Pincus joins Sliwa to talk about the rumored NBA postseason plans. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Get it together: 5/27/20
The MLB players arent happy with the most recent deal offered to them, the future of baseball this year is in doubt. The New york Times' Billy Witz joins Sliwa to talk college sports amid this pandemic. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: I'm going to Disneyworld: 5/27/20
The leaders of all the sports unions made statements regarding sports coming back. Dame Lillard had some comments about not returning to play if the season resumes, and the NBA world reacted. Plus, The Athletic's Joe Vardon joins the show to talk about the NBA's plan to play at Disneyworld.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 1: Get ready: 5/26/20
The NBA and NBPA are working on a deal to finalize the plan of resuming NBA play. Different playoff formats have been thrown around, Sliwa analyzes the possibilities. Plus, ESPN's Dave McMenamin joins the show to talk storylines around the association.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 2: Clutch: 5/26/20
CBS Sports' James Herbert discusses his newest piece focusing on the biggest hurdles the NBA has to return. The guys give their Power Five Lakers buzzer-beaters. Plus, Shootout!
The Sliwa Show HR 1:Goat: 5/22/20
Sliwa asks what Lebron has to do as a Laker to be considered an all-time great in Los Angeles. The Athletic's Sam Amick joins the show and gives updates on the NBA returning.
The Sliwa Show HR2 : Bumps in the road: 5/22/20
Allen remembers NBA great, Jerry Sloan, who passed away this morning at the age of 78. Bill Shaikin from the LA Times joins the show to talk about financials in sports, from a state perspective. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Walking it back: 5/21/20
The NFL is walking back the Rooney rule changes they outlined previously, Sliwa thinks there's an underlying problem with the NFL's thinking. Sliwa asks LA what they think. Plus, Stephen A Smith doesn't believe in AD as a team leader.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Feeling more normal: 5/21/20
The Athletic's Pedro Moura joins the show and discusses where the MLB is in their attempt at a return. The guys play HALFTIME. Plus, the NYT's Jeré Longman talks the challenges in having fans back at sporting events.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Get it together: 5/20/20
The chatter has picked up on the NBA fast-tracking a comeback, and soon. Jared Dudley had a Zoom call with the media, Sliwa reacts. Plus, THE GREAT, Jim Hill joins the show and chats all things sports.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Don't be salty: 5/20/20
Paul Pierce leaves Lebron of his top 5 and many believe it's out of spite. CBS Sports writer AJ Anderson joins Allen to discuss the current drama around the MLB. Plus, HALFTIME!
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Pizza problems: 5/19/20
The USA Today's Scott Gleason thinks the Bulls would have had trouble in the postseason if the band had stayed together. The Pizza delivery guy that supposedly gave MJ the flu gives his side of the story. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: I miss sports: 5/19/20
The Mlb is fighting over money in the midst of the pandemic and Sliwa is disgusted. Former Laker Metta Sandiford-Artest joins the show, he says he misses sports a lot. Plus, Metta talks about playing against MJ, as well as his new app.
Lakers Talk HR 2: Chemistry: 5/18/20
Allen played some sound from Dwight Howard's presser last week, in which he talked about the biggest challenge for the Lakers once they hit the court again. And, "Shootout" with Producer Funches, as they talked about former Laker D'Angelo Russell, CGI fans, and if MJ could play in today's NBA. Then, Spectrum's Mike Bresnahan came on to tell Allen when he thinks the NBA is coming back and his reaction to "The Last Dance."
Lakers Talk HR 1: The Very Last Dance: 5/18/20
Allen started off the show reacting to the last two episodes of "The Last Dance" and whether MJ's Bulls could have won a 7th title. Also, who would you want to see a documentary on: The Showtime Lakers or Shaq/Kobe Lakers? Then, Hall-Of-Famer Jamaal "Silk" Wilkes called in to talk about how he's handling quarantine, the 1980 NBA Finals, and his thoughts on "The Last Dance." And, ESPN's Ohm Youngmisuk came on to talk about what could happen when the NBA gets rolling and his thoughts on "The Last Dance."
The Sliwa Show (Hr 2): 5/15/20
Jeremy Lin tells a cold-blooded Kobe story from his time with the Lakers. Billy Witz from the NY Times joins Allen to help him understand what is going on with the college football season. Also, our very own LZ Granderson hops on to talk about his article on the LA Times detailing the start of the Showtime Lakers era of the 80s.
The Sliwa Show (Hr 1): 5/15/20
Allen Sliwa was on the Dwight Howard Zoom call with the media and updated us on what he has been up too while quarantined. Ramona Shelburne joins Allen to discuss the last 2 episodes of The Last Dance and latest with the NBA. David Fleming joins to discuss when Scottie Pippen completely iced the Mailman.
The Sliwa Show (Hr 2): 5/14/20
Bill Shea of The Athletic joins Allen Sliwa to discuss his article detailing the new normal at sports arena once sports returns. CSU schools announced that they are going to be closed for the Fall, but what about the Pac-12? Radio voice of LAFC, Dave Denholm joins to discuss the Faux Trafico this weekend.
The Sliwa Show (Hr 2): 5/14/20
Bill Shea of The Athletic joins Allen Sliwa to discuss his article detailing the new normal at sports arena once sports returns. CSU schools announced that they are going to be closed for the Fall, but what about the Pac-12? Radio voice of LAFC, Dave Denholm joins to discuss the Faux Trafico this weekend.
The Sliwa Show (Hr 1): 5/14/20
Allen Sliwa thinks that the comments made today by Blake Snell was completely tone deaf. Mychal Thompson joins and gives his own top 10 NBA All-Time List. Allen has no idea how people come up with these lists.
The Sliwa Show (Hr 2): 5/13/20
The day after Allen Sliwa complimented UFC, an article comes out detailing all their failed Coronavirus protocols. Has Paul George underachieved since leaving the Pacers? Taina Gangui from the LA Times joins to discuss the dysfunctional 2011 Lakers team. Plus Allen and Jessie in HALFTIME!
The Sliwa Show (Hr 1): 5/13/20
ESPN.com ranked their All-Time NBA players and Allen Sliwa has some issues with where Kobe is placed. ESPN NBA Front Office Insider Bobby Marks joins the show to discuss the status of the NBA returning. Plus, Dan Kaplan from The Athletic on Astros fans suing the team for the sign stealing scandal.
The Sliwa Show (Hr 2): 5/12/20
With Jessie back at LA Live for today, Halftime deals with how the environment is for his first time back in 2 months. Ken Belson from the New York Times joins the show to talk about whether or not the NFL is going to return normally.
The Sliwa Show (Hr 1): 5/12/20
Allen Sliwa details the newest proposal for MLB to return. Bill Shaikin from the LA Times joins Allen to discuss more about the potential of MLB returning, specifically in LA. Also, Marc Spears from The Undefeated joins to talk some hoops.
Lakers Talk HR 1: Is This The End?: 5/11/20
Should the NBA just cancel the current season? Shaq thinks yes, so Sliwa reacted to the quote. And, should the NBA champions this season have an asterisk? LA Times Lakers Beat Writer Brad Turner came on to answer that and other things involving the NBA. Also, how should Kobe Bryant's statue outside of Staples Center look like?
Lakers Talk HR 2: Fadeaway: 5/11/20
More on what the future Kobe Bryant statue at Staples Center should look like. And, Shootout with Producer Funches, where Allen was asked about KD possibly returning this season and his favorite All-Time Basketball movies. Also, The Athletic's Jon Greenberg came on the show to talk ESPN's "The Last Dance." Then, Power 5 with "the top 5 statue ideas for Kobe."
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Ramping up: 5/8/20
The La Times' Dylan Hernandez joins Allen and Ben Lyons, Dylan thinks the US shouldn't jump back into sports so quickly. Lakers Nation's Trevor Lane joins the show and reacts to the news that NBA facilities are reopening. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Getting closer: 5/8/20
The NBA had an all-player meeting with the commissioner to detail what the league is doing moving forward. Ben Lyons joins the show to talk about his trip to the Pasadena golf course since it's reopening. Plus, Steve Kerr says the Warriors are in offseason mode.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Predictions: 5/7/20
Kirk Morrison joins Sliwa as they react to the release of the NFL Schedule. The Athletic's NFL writer Rich Hammond calls in with the current NFL storylines now that the schedule is out. Plus, what are the Chargers and Raiders schedules look like as well?
The Sliwa Show HR 1: NFL Schedule Release Special: 5/7/20
Preguntale a Kirk! Kirk Morrison joins Sliwa as they react to the release of the NFL Schedule. LA Rams COO Kevin Demoff joins the show and talks everything Rams with the guys. Plus, The Rams release video of the new "Oculus" jumbotron.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Quarantine struggles: 5/6/20
ESPN's Kevin Seifert joins the show to talk the NFLS plans for the season moving forward. Photographer Estevan Oriol "Steve-O" from LA Originals joins the show and tells stories about his career and his Netflix documentary. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Returning soon: 5/6/20
The Mlb is nearing a plan for the upcoming season, super agent Scott Boras was on Get Up to elaborate further. The Athletic's Bill Oram joins the show to talk about the most recent "The Last Dance" parts, featuring Kobe Bryant. Plus, Shams announces that the Lakers training facility will reopen May 16th.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: LA Originals: 5/5/20
There are a few rumored plans for the upcoming MLB season. The LA Times' Maria Torres joins the show to discuss the MLB's options. Plus, Mark Machado, "Mr Cartoon" joins the show to talk about his Netflix documentary.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Sliwa de Mayo: 5/5/20
Charles Oakley is running his mouth again. The Detroit Free Press' Shawn Windsor joins the show to talk the last Dance. Plus, Raphael Nadal compares himself to Lebron.
Lakers Talk HR 1: Teacher And Student: 5/4/20
Allen started the show talking about the secret "Teacher/Student" relationship between Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant. And, ESPN's Brian Windhorst Plus, should fans be allowed to watch the games in-person once the pandemic is over? Also, some talk on the Dream Team.
Lakers Talk HR 2: Talking The Dream: 5/4/20
More on the Dream Team, as Allen talks about how competitive the scrimmages were with the Hall-Of-Famers. Then, "Shootout" with Producer Funches. And, did Michael Jordan "make" Nike? Plus, USA Today's Jeff Zillgitt called about ESPN's "The Last Dance" and when he expects the NBA to return. Also, "Power 5" with the best 5 moments of the MJ/Bulls documentry.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Too soon: 5/1/20
The future of the NBA season is up in the air, Sliwa tries to make sense of the news. Sliwa and he guys rant about road rage. Plus, Halftime.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Not looking good: 5/1/20
The NBA Board of Governors met to address the state of the NBA season. Some of the news emerging from that meeting has NBA fans concerned. The Sports Business Journal's John Ourand joins the show to talk the business behind the NFL. Plus, Sliwa tries to make the case for the Chargers NOT starting Justin Herbert.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Pessimistic: 4/30/20
The LA Times' Bill Plaschke joins Sliwa to talk about his newest column in which he thinks we may not have sports for the rest of the year. Jabari Young joins the show to discuss his most recent piece that says NBA execs and agents are calling on NBA to cancel the rest of the season. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: One step forward two steps back: 4/30/20
Rumors swirl that Athletes and agents are asking sports leagues to end their seasons, Lebron denies the statements. What is the right way to move ahead? Plus, Lakers legend "Big game" James Worthy joins the show to talk about this weekends' "The last dance" and playing against MJ.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Look ahead: 4/29/20
The Los Angeles Spark's newest player, Beatrice Mompremier joins the show talking being drafted by the Sparks. USA Today's Dan Wolken joins the show talking what the G league has forced the NCAA to do. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: All the smoke: 4/29/20
Chargers Head Coach Anthony Lynn answers questions regarding his team drafting Justin Herbert in the 1st round of the NFL draft. Matt Barnes joins Sliwa to talk the journey leading up to his popular podcast, "All the smoke."
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Another one down: 4/28/20
Allen has a follow up interview with nutritionist Anna Jurzyk. Another top NBA prospect decommits from school to head to the NBA developmental league. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Optimistic: 4/28/20
There's some good news on the horizon regarding sports coming back, Sliwa is feeling optimistic. the Athletic's Dylan Hernandez joins the show and talks about the latest news around the MLB.
Lakers Talk HR 1: Almost There: 4/27/20
Allen started the show talking about how NBA could reopen their facilities on May 8th and if that's too early to "open up shop." Also, our own Mychal Thompson called in to talk about how he's handling quarantine and his thoughts on ESPN's "The Last Dance," since he played against those legendary Chicago Bulls teams.
Lakers Talk HR 2: A Bender In Vegas: 4/27/20
Allen can't believe that Phil Jackson gave Dennis Rodman "48 hours" to do "his thang" in Las Vegas during the 97-98 season. And, "Shootout" with Producer Funches. Also, ESPN's Bobby Marks gave his impressions of ESPN's "The Last Dance" and how hopeful the NBA is in getting their season back on track. Then, "Power 5" with the best starting lineup using the '92 Dream Team and the '08 Redeem Team.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Night 2 comes to an end: 4/24/20
It's night two of the 2020 NFL Draft. LA Chargers team reporter Chris Hayre joins the show to talk Chargers drafting Justin Herbert. Plus, the Rams add a few more players to the roster to finish out night 2 of the NFL draft, Kirk Morrison joins Sliwa to react.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Rams finally make some picks: 4/24/20
It's night two of the 2020 NFL Draft. The Rams have finally made their draft picks. Sliwa is joined by Kirk Morrison, to dissect the moves made in the draft.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: The first round has come and gone: 4/23/20
The first round 2020 NFL Draft comes to an end. Sliwa is joined by Kirk Morrison, bringing live coverage and analysis on all the big picks made.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: The draft is here: 4/23/20
It's the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft. Sliwa is joined by Kirk Morrison, bringing live coverage and analysis.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: 24 hours to go: 4/22/20
Sliwa is pumped for the upcoming NFL draft, and Roger Goodell appeared on get up to give an update on said draft. The New York Times' Matt Futterman joins the show to talk about his latest article. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Dear MLB you look stupid: 4/22/20
The MLB's Punishment towards Boston has dropped, and Sliwa doesn't like how it was handled. The Athletic's Rich Hammond joins the show to discuss the Rams' draft needs. Plus, Allen thinks the Chargers need a star, and Tua Tagoviola is their opportunity.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Pay it forward: 4/21/20
Sliwa tells a Starbucks story. The Athletic's Brett Dawson joins the show to discuss his recent article. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: A lot of freaking content: 4/21/20
The Chargers drop their new kits and Sliwa loves them. Two Circle's Sam Yardley joins the show to paint a picture of how Sports leagues are being effected by COVID-19 financially. Plus, if sports and live events are back in six months, would you be in a rush to attend?
Lakers Talk HR 1: What If?: 4/20/20
Allen opened up "Lakers Talk" wondering what it would have been like if MJ vs. Kobe or Kobe vs. LeBron played in the NBA Finals. Allen also took calls and tweets on the topic. And, LA Times' Lakers Beat Writer Brad Turner called in to give his impressions of ESPN's "The Last Dance" and how the "Showtime Lakers" had to face the Bulls during their "down time." Plus, was it Jerry Reinsdorf's fault their was splinter in Chicago?
Lakers Talk HR 2: Worried: 4/20/20
Anthony Davis just put his house on the market for $8 million. Do the Lakers have to worry about that? Sliwa explained. And, "Shootout" with Producer Funches. Plus, does Pau Gasol deserve a statue in front of Staples Center? Also, Spectrum's Mike Bresnahan came on to talk about how he's handling quarantine and his reaction to ESPN's "The Last Dance." And, the Power 5 with the Top 5 NBA Finals matchups that didn't happen.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: ICON: 4/17/20
With the Last Dance premiering this weekend, the guys discuss documentaries. Legendary NBA and Lakers photographer Andy Bernstein joins the show to tell some stories from behind the scenes of some of his iconic photos. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 2: I miss the NBA: 4/17/20
It's a feel-good Friday from-home edition of the Sliwa show. Adam Silver makes a statement regarding the NBA and a possible return date, Sam Amick joins the show to discuss the news. Plus, LMU releases the list of most popular athletes in LA.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Last Dance: 4/16/20
This weekend is the debut of "The Last Dance" and Sliwa is pumped. The Athletic's Pedro Moura joins the show to talk Dodgers. Metta World Peace admits he never planned on being a Laker. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Unprecedented move: 4/16/20
Shaq says he and Kobe would have beaten MJ and the Bulls, Sliwa reacts. The number one high school prospect in the country has decided to forgo College and join the NBA Developmental League. 24 7 Sports' Evan Daniels joins the show to discuss the ramifications.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Celebrating number 42: 4/15/20
Kuzma opens up about his relationship with Lebron and AD during the quarantine. Tonight's Senior Shoutout is Nicole Rodriguez from Rosary Academy in Fullerton. The voice of the LAFC, Dave Denholm joins the show to talk futbol. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: When are sports coming back?: 4/15/20
When will sports come back? A question everyone is asking and Dr Fauchi might have an answer. Pro Football Focus' Russell Baxter joins the show to talk NFL draft. Plus, Sliwa recaps Kyle Kuzma's First Take appearance.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Virtual draft: 4/14/20
Tonight's Senior shoutout is Isabella Savala, Softball player from Brea Olinda high. Kevin Seifer joins the show to layout what will happen during the upcoming NFL draft and how it will go down. The guys talk Tacos, Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: To Play or not to play: 4/14/20
One month since no sports, and the talk of resuming play has begun. Kershaw speaks up against returning too early while other think we're waiting too long. Sliwa asks the people. Jonathan Givony joins the show to discuss the recent setback in the Chinese CBA. Plus, Bill Lambier calls Lebron the goat.
Lakers Talk HR 1: Missing Mamba: 4/13/20
On the 4 Year Anniversary of Kobe Bryant's last game, Allen talked about his memories from watching the "Black Mamba" dropping 60 in his last NBA game. Allen also took calls on the subject. Then, our own Mychal Thompson came on to talk how he's handling quarantine and his memories of Kobe's last game. And, some talk on the NBA's version of H-O-R-S-E.
Lakers Talk HR 2: A Future Star: 4/13/20
As part of our "710 ESPN Senior Shout Out," Senior Asia Avinger came on to talk about her future plans that includes going to San Diego State. Also, "Shootout" with Producer Funches, as the two wondered what the Golden State Warriors will do if they get the #1 pick in the 2020 NBA Draft. Our own Brian Kamenetzky called in to talk about his article on "the Athletic" about former Laker, Pau Gasol. And, "Power 5" with the best "last game" in honor of Kobe's 4 year anniversary of his last game.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Ladies Line: 4/10/20
The LA Times' Bill Shakin joins the show to talk about the MLB not refunding tickets. We have Two Senior spotlights both from Cal Lutheran Softball, Sierra Scali and Alexa Findley. Chris Perkel joins the show to talk about his new Coachella documentary. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1:What lies ahead?: 4/10/20
When this crisis passes, how will it affect live events going forward? Sliwa asks the people! ESPN's Marc Spears joins the show to catch up with Sliwa. Plus, ESPN's Horse tournament begins this weekend, Sliwa's not sure what to think.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Thank you: 4/9/20
Do you think this Lakers season was a successful one? Sliwa asks the people. The AP's David Bauder joins the show. Isabel Deleon from Rancho Verde High is our Senior Shoutout. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Hop on and give your thoughts: 4/9/20
Is it ok for Sliwa to call Mychal MT? A listener disagrees. Jalen Rose thinks there won't be any fans at games for the rest of 2020. Plus, Dylan Hernandez joins the show to talk the recent UFC cancellation.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Just like Magic: 4/8/20
Tonight's Senior Spotlight is Brady Kates from Palisades High. The Athletic's Jason Jones joins the show to talk about Magic Johnson. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Quarantine extravaganza: 4/8/20
Lebron updates Lakers nation on what the Lakers are doing during this quarantine. Tom Brady tells all to Howard Stern. Plus, The La Times' Bill Shakin joins the show to talk some baseball with Allen.
Sliwa Show HR 2: Back To School: 4/7/20
Sliwa brought on Senior Baseball Player Justin Wood, as the Sliwa Show did their first night of "710 Senior Shout Out." Then, Sliwa, Producer Jesse and Funches did "Halftime." Also, Sliwa reacted to the LA Rams and LA Chargers being part of the new season of HBO's "Hard Knocks." Plus, NY Times writer David Waldstein came on to talk about how companies that make sport jerseys are now turning their attention to making masks to stump the COVID pandemic.
Sliwa Show HR 1: Baseball Back?: 4/7/20
Allen started the show discussing the theory passed on by ESPN's Jeff Passan that MLB could start their season in Arizona at the Spring Training faculities. Then, ESPN's Baxter Holmes called in to talk about how the COVID pandemic has made playgrounds across the country take down their basketball hoops. Allen found that hard to believe that their isn't any basketball going on at all. Then, some talk on how the NBA wants to have the NBA Finals by Labor Day.
Lakers Talk HR 1: Mamba In!: 4/6/20
It finally happened: Kobe Bryant will get inducted to the Basketball Hall Of Fame in the 2020 class. Allen reacted to it and also gave his best memories of the "Black Mamba." Spectrum's Chris McGee called in to talk about how it is living in the "New World," how much he misses the NBA and his favorite Kobe memories. And, where does Shaq rank in the "All-Time Lakers." Plus, High School Senior Jorday Holmes called in to talk about getting her Senior year cut short and where she intends to go to college on the first night of the "710 ESPN Senior Shout Out."
Lakers Talk HR 2: Greatest Class Ever?: 4/6/20
Sliwa and Producer Funches got the 8'clock started with "Shootout." And, how far are we from actually having sports? Plus, LA Times Writer Andrew Grief called in to talk about the potential of the Drew League being cancelled this summer. And, "Power 5" with the top five favorite All-Time Lakers.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: With no added sugar: 4/3/20
Danni Santana from Front Office Sports.com joins the show to talk about the business side of the current sports drought. Sliwa is regretting his nutritionist challenge. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Let it go: 4/3/20
Its a Friday night in, and Sliwa is here for LA. Andy Kamenetzky joins the show to talk quarantine life. Plus, Allen interviews Lily Kamenetzky.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: What's added sugar?: 4/2/20
Frank Vogel speaks for the first time since the NBA shutdown. Registered Dietician Ana Jurczyk joins the show to give Allen health tips. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Sleazewa at sunset: 4/2/20
What are the current scenarios being thrown around for the MLB season? Sliwa asks the people. Plus, Bill Paschke joins the show and discusses the Dodgers blackout finally being lifted.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: April fools: 4/1/20
Mark Cuban is optimistic the NBA season won't be canceled. The La Times' Eric Sondheimer joins the show and discusses the effects this quarantine has on high school sports. Plus, Halftime.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: The blackout is over: 4/1/20
The Dodgers are back on TV in LA. Sliwa poses the question, could this blackout ever happen with the Lakers? Sliwa asks the people what they would do. Plus, FiveThirtyEight's Neil Payne joins the show to talk about the current state of the NBA.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Thanks for the invite: 3/31/20
The LA Times' Jorge Castillo joins the show to talk about the rise in E-sports and gaming during the current COVID 19 quarantine. Sliwa talks about his favorite Lakers era. Plus, Halftime.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: The Last Dance: 3/31/20
ESPN announces "The Last Dance" the MJ bulls documentary will air early for everyone stuck at home. Mychal Thompson joins the show and talks his quarantine experience so far. Plus, What's your favorite NBA era. Sliwa asks the people.
Lakers Talk HR 1: The Big Aristotle: 3/30/20
Allen got an idea watching Shaq go for 61 vs. the Clippers in an NBA Classic game, what are Shaq's best moments? Allen took calls and read tweets on the topic. Sliwa also gave his opinion on his favorite Shaq moments. Then, Spectrum's Mike Trudell called in to talk about his quarantine and some NBA topics.
Lakers Talk HR 2: Can't Wait!: 3/30/20
Allen reacted to some sound from Brian Windhorst on "Get Up," as he said the NBA might "centralized" teams to get the season going, just like in China. Then, "Shootout" with Producer Funches. Also, some breaking news regarding ESPN's "The Last Dance." The Athletic's Brett Dawson came on to talk about his article on how we should exercise during quarantine. Plus, "Power 5."
The Sliwa Show HR 2: What you drinkin?: 3/27/20
Doris Burke announces she has been diagnosed with COVID 19. Brian Windhorst joins the show to talk about recent developments in the NBA. Plus, Halftime.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Mark Price: 3/27/20
It's a Friday special from Sliwa's apartment closet. Sliwa asks the people what they're missing most in sports right now. Plus, Spectrum Sportsnet's Allie Clifton joins the show
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Cabin Fever: 3/26/20
Lebron spoke about the current NBA shutdown and what that meant for the Lakers, Sliwa reacts. Espn's Jeremy Fowler joins the show to talk NFL headlines. Plus, Halftime.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Happy opening day: 3/26/20
Allen Sliwa brings up that today would have been Dodgers' opening day. Rob Manfred gives an update one the MLB timeline. Dylan Hernandez joins the show to talk Dodgers.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 2: Bro I love Whitney Houston: 3/25/20
From his luxurious Silverlake apartment, Sliwa thinks Cam Netwon should be a Charger. Pro Football Guru's Russell Baxter joins the show to discuss the NFL Draft. MT calls in to talk NBA. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: I miss basketball: 3/25/20
Sliwa Live from his Apartment, day in quarantine. Sliwa asks LA, is it ok to root over Clippers to win title if Lakers are out? Plus, When are we getting basketball? No one seems to know.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: New-Look Rams: 3/24/20
Live from his apartment, Sliwa reacts to the Rams' new logo. The Olympics are postponed until 2021, Sliwa gives his take. Bill Oram joins the show to talk about his favorite Lakers game he covered. Plus, Halftime!
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Live from Quarantine: 3/24/20
Live from Quarantine! Ohm Youngmisuk joins the show to talk Ballmer buying the forum. Sliwa asks LA how they feel about the Forum being owned by a Clipper exec. Plus, Japan is postponing the Olympics.
Lakers Talk HR 1: Missing You: 3/23/20
What do you miss about the Lakers? Allen tried to answer the question and took calls on the question. Allen admits he misses watching the Lakers "run away" being 1st in the Western Conference and LeBron dominating at the age of 35. Also, Lakers Play-By-Play broadcaster Billy MacDonald came on to talk about how he's dealing with the "times" and rib Allen about not "knowing any pop culture."
Lakers Talk HR 2: The Real MVP?: 3/23/20
Sliwa reacted to an article from ESPN.com that says Giannis Antekounmpo is the NBA MVP. Also, Shootout with Producer Funches. And, Lakers Nation's Trevor Lane called in to talk about what he misses about the season and what he can see happening once the season gets going. Plus, "Power 5."
The Sliwa Show (Hr 2): 3/20/20
Allen Sliwa is joined by Chris Mannix, Senior Writer for Sports Illustrated, to discuss the 2020 Summer Olympics and what could happen if the event happens. Allen and producer Jessie have finally found a name for their free-for-all segment. Brett Dawson of The Athletic hops on to discuss the top classic Laker games on NBA's League Pass.
The Sliwa Show (Hr 1): 3/20/20
Allen Sliwa breaks down Todd Gurley signing with the Falcons and Melvin Gordon with the Broncos. Would Pat Riley had broken up the LeBron-Wade-Bosh big 3? Ramona Shelburne joins the show to discuss her article that details the timeline of the NBA season going on hiatus.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: What do we do now?: 3/19/20
Two Lakers players have tested positive for COVID-19. Bill Plaschke talks about not having sports in these crazy times. When NBA comes back, do they jump right into the playoffs? Plus Brad turner joins the show.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Lots of news in LA: 3/19/20
Todd Gurley, among others, has been released by the Rams. The Lakers release a statement saying two players have tested positive for COVID19, Sliwa reacts. Plus, LA Times' Bill Plaschke joins the show.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: LA Confidential conundrum: 3/18/20
ESPN's Jonathan Givony talks about pro basketball starting back up in South Korea. Sliwa plays a Rapper or Wrestler. Plus, Mina Kimes joins the show to talk Rams.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Support local business: 3/18/20
Sliwa comes in hot with the latest NFL free agency moves. How will the Rams opener be affected by the current crisis? Plus, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver gave an update on the
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Quarantine and chill: 3/17/20
The NBA announces four Brooklyn Nets including Kevin Durant tested positive for COVID-19. The LA Times' Brad Turner reports the Lakers will all be tested for the virus tomorrow and will quarantine for 2 weeks. Plus, Brady is a Buc.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Where all the bread at?: 3/17/20
Allen Sliwa and Kirk Morrison react to the NFL free agency BOMBS. Tom Brady has a new home. The guys talk about their Costco experiences this week. Plus, rumors surface that the Rams are trying to move on from Gurler and Brandin Cooks.
Lakers Talk HR 2: New Hobbies: 3/17/20
Allen started the 2nd hour wondering what NBA Players are doing with their "hiatus." And, "a very special Power 5" with your top 5 movies to watch while we are at home.
Lakers Talk HR 1: What Now?: 3/16/20
Allen Sliwa started the show asking if the NBA regular season will get cancelled. Sliwa thinks it will, eventually. Also, our own Mychal Thompson came on to talk about what he's doing during the "lockout" and how can we just be "normal."
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Moving on: 3/13/20
The NFL says its business as usual with the upcoming free agency starting on Weds. Sliwa goes in on Dana white's comments. Plus, The Toronto Star's Bruce Arthur joins the show to give more info on the Rudy Gobert situation.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Adapt: 3/13/20
Mase stays on to teach Sliwa about bits. Sliwa gets realistic about the rest of this NBA season. Plus, Kirk Morrison joins the show to talk about the NFL draft, which is currently still planned.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Stay safe: 3/12/20
In wake of the COVID virus canceling NBA and other events, Sliwa reacts and lets LA voice their concerns, as well as what can the public do to stay safe out there. Plus, Brad Turner of the La Times gives details into the NBA COVID shutdown.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Big changes: 3/12/20
In the aftermath of the NBA and the rest of the world putting events on hold, Sliwa is here to help LA get through this crisis. Allen commends the NBA for their swift reaction. Plus, Adam Silver addresses the NBA's plan moving forward.
The Sliwa Show HR 3: Plan for the future: 3/11/20
The NBA has officially postpones games until further notice. Sliwa asks the people how they feel, as well as continue to cover the ever-changing news related to the COVID outbreak. Plus, Dave Mcmenamin joins the show.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Stay safe: 3/11/20
Breaking news, Rudy Gobert has tested positive for the Coronavirus. In response, the NBA has suspended all games immediately. Ohm Youngmisuk joins the show to react to the news. Plus, the NBA reacts.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: No NBA: 3/11/20
Breaking news, Rudy Gobert has tested positive for the Coronavirus. In response, the NBA has suspended all games immediately. Sliwa reacts.
Lakers Postgame Show vs. Brooklyn Nets: 3/10/20
Lakers lose to the Brooklyn Nets 104 to 102 tonight despite great hustle from LeBron and Anthony Davis. The role players didn't show up tonight and that cost the Lakers the win. The Lakers take on the Huston Rockets on Thursday at Staples Center.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 1: 3/9/20
Allen Sliwa opens talking about the Lakers One Two Punch over two of the top NBA teams, the Bucks and Clippers. Allen jokingly plans the path of the Lakers Championship parade. Callers bring up their concerns for the rest of the season. Allen and the callers talk about how all the players jelled to make the wonderful weekend. LA Times Brad Turner joins Allen and talks about the Lakers great weekend and more...
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 2: 3/9/20
Allen comments on Jared Dudley's reaction to who is the tougher competitor, the Clippers and Bucks... Shoot Out, Allen and producer Funches go over the latest news in and around the NBA. The Athletic's Clippers beat writer Jovan Buha joins Allen to give his talk away after Sunday's Clipper loss and what's up for them next this season... The Power 5 has Allen and producer Funches picking their Top Five Power Ranked teams along with the Look Ahead.
Lakers at Clippers Postgame show 3-08: 3/8/20
The Lakers have an Undefeated weekend and take down the Clippers 112- 103. The Lakers are on fire, Sliwa is pumped, and LA reacts to the big W's.
Lakers vs Bucks Postgame 3-6: 3/6/20
Big W for the Lakeshow. Lebron dominates again and the Lakers take down Giannis and the Milwaukee Bucks 113 - 103. Sliwa reacts and asks Lakers nation what they think.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Do a 180: 3/5/20
Lakers face the Bucks and the Clippers in their next two games, which do they need to win more? There are rumors USC football wants out of the PAC-12. Max Kellermann calls out the Knicks. Plus, Sliwa goes LOCAL.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: They finally did it: 3/5/20
Lakers face the Bucks and the Clippers in their next two games, which do they need to win more? Sliwa asks the people.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Is the elliptical a real workout?: 3/4/20
Allen asks the people, who is the face of the Dodgers? The Athletic's Lakers writer Brett Dawson talks AD's big night. Plus, Sliwa goes LOCAL.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: I'm a fun guy: 3/4/20
Sliwa reacts to AD's huge performance last night. A listener calls in to praise Allen. Plus, The L.A. Times' Dylan Hernandez talks MLB spring training.
Lakers Post-Game Show vs Philadelphia 76ers: 3/3/20
After a shaky first quarter from the Lakers, LeBron James and Anthony Davis completely took the game over en route to a 118-107 victory over the visiting Philadelphia 76ers. Both LeBron and AD finished with a double-double as well as combining for nearly 60 points. Allen Sliwa recaps this win and briefly looks ahead to the Friday night match-up against Giannis and the Bucks.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 1: 3/2/20
Allen Sliwa opens talking about all the Lakers achievements so far. Allen ask, 'how critical is it for the Lakers to win these upcoming games this week.' Callers call in with their concerns about these high profile games. Who should the Lakers choose, Dion Waiters or JR Smith...
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 2: 3/2/20
Shoot Out, Allen and producer Funches go over the latest news in and around the NBA. Allen talks about LeBron's impact on the Lakers as him and Giannis via for the MVP. The Power 5 has Allen and producer Funches picking their Top Five MVP candidates along with the Look Ahead.
Lakers Post-Game Show vs New Orleans Pelicans: 3/1/20
The Lakers overcame the absence of Anthony Davis and Alex Caruso with a win in New Orleans over the Pelicans, 122-114. Zion Williamson scored a game-high 35 points, but LeBron James scored 34 and netted a triple-double. Kyle Kuzma also added 20 points while starting in place for AD. Allen Sliwa recaps the win in the Big Easy.
Lakers Post-Game Show vs Memphis Grizzlies: 2/29/20
The Lakers dropped the first game of a back2back 105-88 to the Memphis Grizzlies. In a game where none of the Lakers played well, Ja Morant shined. He led the Grizz with a game-high 27 points and 14 assists. Allen Sliwa recaps the loss as the Lakers travel to New Orleans to face the Pelicans tomorrow.
The Sliwa Show Hr 2: 2/28/20
Allen and producer Jessie discuss who should be the opening day starter. Tim Kurkjian commented on Mookie Betts showing some Big Blue leadership as he addresses the team on day one regarding the upcoming season. LAFC announcer Dave Denholm joins Allen and talks about the tribute at Banc of CA Stadium to Kobe and Gianna along with the upcoming challenges this season for LAFC. Allen and producer Jessie check up on the LA teams in 'All-Local.'
The Sliwa Show HR 1: 2/28/20
Allen starts out looking at the nice Lakers win over the Warriors as Kyle Kuzma shows up, Allen begets the question 'can Kuzma become a better role player.' Heading into the playoffs, who will coach Vogel bring off the bench first... Allen feels Kuzma has to expand his game and is too one dimensional, focusing mostly on just scoring. Callers weigh in. 710 ESPN's Kirk Morrison calls in and talks about the collective bargaining negotiations in the NFL.
Lakers Postgame Show - LA blows out Golden State: 2/27/20
Allen Sliwa breaks down the blow out win for the Lakers over the Golden State Warriors despite not having LeBron James on the court. How will the Lakers handle the upcoming schedule with some stiff competition coming into STAPLES Center?
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Who's the ACE?: 2/26/20
Justin Turner talks about welcoming Mookie Betts to the Dodgers. Sliwa tries to decide on who will pitch opening day for the Dodgers. Are fans still concerned over playoff Kershaw despite the cheating scandal? Plus, Sliwa goes LOCAL.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: AD Expectations: 2/26/20
Lakers win big again last night thanks to Lebrons 40 bomb. Anthony Davis has had a few quiet performances recently, So Sliwa asks LA. What do they expect to see out of Anthony Davis?
Lakers vs New Orleans Postgame show: 2/25/20
Lakers top New Orleans 118 to 109. Caruso with the BLOCK OF THE YEAR against Lonzo. Plus, Lebron dropped a 40-bomb in the commanding win.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 1: 2/24/20
Allen Sliwa opens recalling the ceremony of life for Kobe and Gianna Bryant. Allen reflects on the many heart felt moments during the morning, from the Grace of his wife Vanessa to the humorous remembrances shared by Shaq and Michael Jordan. Callers call in sharing how the Black Mamba impacted their life and how it helps them move forward. President and COO of the LA Sparks, Danita Johnson joins Allen and talks about the support Kobe and Gianna Bryant showed to the WNBA.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 2: 2/24/20
Allen Sliwa listens to Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu's speech at Staples hours before she broke the NCAA Division I record for points, rebounds and assists. Callers continue to express how Kobe's Mamba Mentality added to their life, pulled them through a rough time and just how much he meant to the city, and the globe. The Power 5 has Allen and producer Funches picking their Top Five Kobe memories.
Lakers Post-Game Show vs Boston Celtics: 2/23/20
In one of the most exciting games of the season, the Lakers get payback and defeat the Boston Celtics, 114-112. Lakers survived a 40 point-game from Jayson Tatum as LeBron James and Anthony Davis combine for over 60 points to secure the win. Allen Sliwa recaps the win, brings you the fan reaction, and all the locker room sound.
Lakers Postgame Show vs. Memphis Grizzlies: 2/21/20
Lakers take the win against the Memphis Grizzlies tonight at Staples Center, 117 to 105. Despite Anthony Davis suffering an early game injury he came back and dominated in the paint. The Lakers take on the Boston Celtics on Sunday at Staples Center.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Basketball is back: 2/20/20
Boogie goes on Matt Barnes' podcast and gives some insight on Kuz and the team chemistry. The Athletic's Omari Sankofa II and The Boston Globe's Gary Washburn join the show to preview the upcoming Lakers games. Plus, Sliwa goes LOCAL.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Crunchtime: 2/20/20
Sliwa poses the question, in the crunch-time of a big game, who are the 5 players on the court for the Lakers. Sliwa gives his 5, and asks the listeners for theirs. Plus, D'Marco Farr joins the show and talks about the now finalized NFL CBA.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: More games for everyone!: 2/19/20
The NFL and players will soon agree to add more teams to the playoffs, Sliwa reacts. Would the Rams' season have ended differently? Brian Windhorst joins the show. Plus, Sliwa goes LOCAL.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Own worst enemy: 2/19/20
Sliwa says the Lakers' biggest obstacle to winning a title is themselves. Not Milwaukee or the Clippers. Sliwa asks the listeners if they agree. Plus, who should be on the floor to close out games?
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Speak up: 2/18/20
The Rams are cleaning house, Kirk Morrison joins Sliwa top talk the major moves the Rams made to their coaching staff. Doris Burke praises Lebron for all the games he's been playing, but will it end well? Plus, Sliwa goes LOCAL.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Step down: 2/18/20
Sliwa calls out Rob Manfred's lack of action in the entire Astros scandal. Not only are MLB players frustrated, but other sports stars as well. Does he deserve to keep his job? Sliwa asks the people.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 2: Kuz train: 2/17/20
Sliwa thinks Kuz needs to ball out to silence the chatter, he asks listeners what they think. Allen and Funches with SHOOTOUT! Plus, The guys give their Power 5 top moments of NBA All-Star Weekend.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 1: They fixed the all-star game!: 2/17/20
The Lakers presence was strong at NBA All-Star Weekend. Did the new format of the 4th quarter make the All-star game more exciting? Plus, Sliwa did not like the ending of the slam dunk contest.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Overhyped: 2/14/20
Ryan Hollins joins Sliwa to talk NBA All-star weekend. Are the Clippers being overhyped? Allen asks the people! Cody Bellinger is heated over the Astros. Plus, Sliwa goes LOCAL.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Lie, cheat and steal: 2/14/20
Sliwa offers the MLB and the Astros a solution to move past the cheating scandal. Allen asks Dodgers fans what should Houston do to make things right.
The Sliwa show HR 2: Really?: 2/13/20
Allen rips into the Houston Astros press conference and focuses his sights on owner Jim Crane. Arash Markazi calls in. Plus, Sliwa goes LOCAL.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Giving grades: 2/13/20
What Grade do you give the Lakers as of now? Allen gives them a lower than expected score. Sliwa opens the lines for the people to give their grades. Plus, Allen thinks the expectations for Kuz at the beginning of the season were unrealistic.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 1: Giving grades: 2/13/20
What grade do you give the Lakers as of now? Allen gives them a lower than expected score. Sliwa opens the lines for the people to give their grades. Plus, Sliwa didn't like the Astro apology press conference.
Lakers Post-Game Show vs Denver Nuggets: 2/12/20
Alex Caruso, Dwight Howard, and KCP shine off the bench as the Lakers survive in overtime against the Denver Nuggets, 120-116. LeBron James nets his 12th triple-double of the season and combines with Anthony Davis to score more than 60 points. Allen Sliwa recaps the victory going into the All-Star break.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 2: Expectations: 2/11/20
Lakers Nation senior writer Trevor Lane joins the show to discuss the trade deadline fallout. Dion Waiters' name has come up as a Lakers' target. Is that enough? The Denver Post's Mike Singer previews tomorrow's game against the Nuggets. Plus, Shootout with Allen and Funches.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 1: What now?: 2/11/20
Darren Collison announces he is not returning to the NBA. Where do the Lakers go from here? As the roster is currently constructed, the weight lies on AD and Lebron's shoulders. Sliwa takes calls and reacts. Plus, Sliwa thinks Lakers fans expected too much from Kuz.
Lakers Post-Game Show vs Phoenix Suns: 2/10/20
Rajon Rondo explodes for 23 points including 4 three-pointers as the Lakers handle the visiting Phoenix Suns 125-100 for their final home game before the break. Anthony Davis records his 22nd double-double of the season and LeBron nearly records a triple-double. Allen Sliwa recaps the win and brings you all the locker room sound.
Lakers Post-Game Show vs Golden State Warriors: 2/8/20
Lakers escape the bay with a 125-120 victory over the Golden State Warriors. LeBron James and Anthony Davis record a double-double while five other Lakers including Avery Bradley with 5 three-pointers score in double-digits. Allen Sliwa recaps the win, plays the locker room sound and brings you fan reactions.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Calling everyone Out: 2/7/20
Between the Lakers and the Dodgers, Who is under the MOST pressure to win a title now? The San Fransico Chronicle's Connor Letourneau joins the show and analyzes the moves made around the league at the NBA trade deadline. Plus, Sliwa goes after USC and UCLA's failures in collegiate sports.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Where's the fight?: 2/7/20
Sliwa says the Lakers' loss to Houston was unacceptable, especially after making no moves at the trade deadline. Allen opens the lines for listeners' to sound off. The LA Times' Dylan Hernandez joins the show and explains the current hold-up on the Mookie Betts deal. Plus, who in L.A. REALLY has the better roster top to bottom?
Lakers vs Houston Postgame Show: 2/6/20
Lakers fall to the new-look Rockets 121 to 111. This loss is especially difficult after the Lakers fail to make any moves at the trade deadline. Allen opens the lines to let Lakers' fans vent.
The Sliwa Show HR 2: Getting Better: 2/5/20
Brad turner joins Sliwa to talk NBA trade deadline. The Rockets are going with an all-small lineup, Sliwa likes it. Plus, Brian Windhorst says the Clippers are the team to watch at the deadline.
The Sliwa Show HR 1: Deadline Madness: 2/5/20
Allen thinks the Lakers dealing Kuzma for Marcus Morris isn't a bad idea. Sliwa opens the lines for listeners who disagree. Plus, Ian Bagely joins the show to speculate on other NBA trade deadline rumors.
Lakers vs San Antonio Postgame Show : 2/4/20
Lakers top the Spurs 129 to 102. Lebron went off for 36 points. Allen opens the lines to get Lakers' fans' reactions. Plus, the first blockbuster trade of the NBA trade deadline has been made.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa (HR 1): 2/3/20
Allen starts with his thoughts on the tribute to Kobe Friday night at Staples. Allen tries to look forward and ask what do you want to see from the team on the court. Listeners continue with their thoughts on Kobe and the direction of the Lakers post Kobe tragedy. USA Today's Mark Medina joins Allen and talks about the life, accomplishments and reaction to the passing of Kobe Bryant. What did LeBron say at practice, NBA trade deadline on Thursday and more.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa (HR 2): 2/3/20
Shoot Out, Allen and producer Funches go over the latest news in and around the NBA. Allen welcomes 710 ESPN's Andy Kamenetzky to get his reflection on the loss and reaction in Los Angeles along with his story how Rob Pelinka navigates these uncharted waters for an NBA executive. The Power 5 has Allen and producer Funches picking the Top Five possible deadline NBA trades along with the Look Ahead...
Lakers Post-Game Show vs Sacramento Kings: 2/1/20
Back to the win column in Sacramento as LeBron James records his 11th triple-double of the season as the Lakers handle the Kings, 129-113. Six other Lakers scored double-digits while combining for 19 three-pointers including 5 from Avery Bradley.
Lakers Postgame Show vs. Portland Trail Blazers: 2/1/20
The Lakers do a beautiful tribute to honor Kobe Bryant and the rest of the lives lost on Sunday Jan 26th. Unfortunately the Lakers don't take the win against the Portland Trail Blazers tonight and lose 127 to 119. Laker fans react to tonight's game, Kobe's tribute, and what's to come the rest of the season. LeBron James and Anthony Davis speak about tonight's game and memories they had with Kobe Bryant. Lakers travel to Sacramento to take the Kings tomorrow night.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa Hr 2: Moving Forward: 1/30/20
Allen Sliwa opens the phones for Lakers fans to tell their Kobe stories. Mike Trudell calls in. Plus, Allen looks ahead to Friday's game.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 1: Kobe Memories: 1/30/20
Allen was at Lakers practice today and gives his thoughts. Coach Frank Vogel addresses the media. Plus, Allen opens up the lines for Lakers fans with their Kobe stories.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 2: Mamba Mentality: 1/29/20
Allen opens up the phones for grieving Lakers fans. The great Jim Hill joins the show to remember Kobe. Plus, Lakers team photographer Andy Bernstein, remembers Kobe's life.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa HR 1: Never Forgotten: 1/29/20
Allen Sliwa takes calls from grieving Lakers fans. Vanessa Bryant issues a statement. Plus, was anyone in L.A. a bigger personality than Kobe?
Remembering Kobe Bryant with Allen Sliwa (Hr 1): 1/28/20
Allen Sliwa celebrates Kobe Bryant and who he was to LA. Also, Hall of Fame, Elgin Baylor calls in and reflects on who Kobe Bryant was. Plus, Los Angeles continues to reflect on Kobe's life and what he meant to them. And, Candice Parker shares some of her memories with Kobe Bryant.
Remembering Kobe Bryant with Allen Sliwa (HR 2): 1/28/20
We continue to honor Kobe Bryant's life. Los Angeles continues to share their memories about Kobe Bryant. Also, our very own Mychal Thompson joins Allen and shares some of his last memories with Kobe Bryant. And, the MAMBA mentality will continue to live on.
Lakers Talk - Remembering Kobe (HR 1): 1/27/20
Allen Sliwa host after 710 ESPN aired Kobe Bryant's last game where he scored 60 points. Callers share moments they remembered about Kobe and what he meant to them in their lives.
Lakers Talk - Remembering Kobe - (HR 2): 1/27/20
Allen Sliwa moderates calls from the Lakers faithful who pour in the range of express the loss of their fallen hero. Callers from a wide array of backgrounds tells stories about how Kobe came into their lives, their journeys following him and how they are coping with this tragic loss.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa (HR 1) The World lost a Legend.: 1/27/20
Allen Sliwa remembers Kobe Bryant and what he meant to the City of Los Angeles. Takes calls to hear from Lakers fans and how they are mourning Kobe Bryant's death. And Former Lakers HOF G/F Jamaal Wilkes calls in to talk about how he remembers Kobe!
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa (HR 2): 1/27/20
The City of Los Angeles will miss Kobe Bryant. Lakers fans continue to call in to talk about how Kobe impacted their lives? Former Laker AC Green calls in to talk about the surreal moment the World is going through and tells us what Kobe was like behind closed doors.
Lakers Postgame Show vs. Philadelphia 76ers: 1/25/20
The Lakers take the L against the Philadelphia 76ers tonight, 108 to 91. Also, Allen and Laker fans react to this tough loss. Plus, LBJ makes history tonight by becoming the 3rd player in the all-time scoring list. And, what readjustments do the Lakers need to do in order to ensure the win against the Clippers this Tuesday.
Lakers Postgame Show vs. Brooklyn Nets: 1/23/20
The Lakers win in BK, as they beat the Nets on the road, 128-113. LeBron James had his 10th triple double of the season with 27 points, 12 rebounds, 10 assists. Also, reaction to the Lakers tying their season high for 3-pointers made with 19.
Lakers Postgame Show vs. New York Knicks: 1/22/20
The Lakers win at the "Mecca," as they beat the New York Knicks on the road, 100-92. Allen Sliwa had all the postgame reaction from MSG and took calls, as the Lakers win their 35th game of the season.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa (H1) - Celtics kill the Lakers : 1/21/20
Lakers lose to the Boston Celtics last night and this was a game fans cared about. Also, how concern are you with this Lakers lost? Plus, the Lakers are expected to bring the championship home to LA. And, Laker fans react to the loss.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa (H2) - Should the Lakers be scared?: 1/21/20
Bill McDonald joins Allen tonight to talk Lakers. Also, whos a better match for the Lakers, Derek Rose or Darren Collison? Shootout! Plus, ESPNs Brian Windhorst calls in and has a few things to say. And, Power 5 plus a look ahead.
Lakers Postgame Show vs. Boston Celtics: 1/21/20
The Lakers get blown out in Boston by the Celtics, 139-107. Full reaction to the loss with Allen Sliwa, as Kemba finally "gets one" vs. LeBron.
Lakers Postgame Show vs. Houston Rockets: 1/18/20
The Lakers win the first game of a five game road trip, against the Houston Rockets, 124 to 115. The Lakers turned the fire on the Rockets in the 3rd quarter with Kuzma, Howard, & McGee. Laker fans call react on tonight's win. Next game will be Monday in Boston against the Celtics!
Lakers Postgame Show vs. Orlando Magic: 1/15/20
Lakers take the loss against the Orlando Magic by one, 119 to 118. Also, Allen explains why the Lakers didn't deserve to win this game. Plus, Troy Daniels and Quinn Cook show the Lakers have depth. And, coming up Lakers start a five road game schedule.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa (HR 1) 200114: 1/14/20
Whos got the edge - Lakers or Clippers? Also, listeners react to Kyle Kuzma, has your view changed about trading him? Should he remain a Laker? Plus, Jared Dudley shares his thoughts.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa (HR 2): 1/14/20
Shootout! Also, Trevor Lane from Lakers Nation calls in. Plus, Reggie Miller speaks on how stacked the Lakers are. And, Power 5 Whats ahead for the Lakers.
Lakers Post-Game Show v Cleveland Cavaliers: 1/13/20
The Cavaliers made it interesting before LeBron James and the rest of the Lakers took over in the second half and handled the visiting Cavs, 128-99. LeBron finished with 31 points and 8 assists while Dwight Howard recorded a double-double off the bench. Allen Sliwa recaps the Lakers NINTH straight victory.
Lakers Postgame Show : 1/11/20
Allen breaks down the improbable win over the OKC Thunder with no LeBron, no Anthony Davis, and no Danny Green on the court. Did Kuzma show he shouldn't be traded?
Lakers Post Game Show v Dallas Mavericks: 1/10/20
On the first night of a back2back, the Lakers go into Dallas in without Anthony Davis and roll over the Mavericks, 129-114. Kyle Kuzma started in place for AD and scored 26. LeBron James carried the squad with 35 points, 16 rebounds, and 7 assists. Allen Sliwa recaps the 7th straight win for the Lakers.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa 200107: 1/7/20
The Lakers take the projected win over the New York Knicks but it came with a cost, AD's freak injury. What Laker or Lakers need to step up now that AD can possibly miss a few games. Laker fans call in and talk AD injury and Kuzma needing to step up.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa (HR 1): 1/6/20
Allen opens talking about the trade rumors surrounding Kyle Kuzma; would this be a mistake; who would he be moved for... Callers opine... The Athletic's Sam Amick joins Allen and talks about where the moves for the Lakers may be, what are the Lakers' needs and who may fill them and more. Two playoff strategies, Lakers and Clippers, Allen discusses.
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa (HR 2): 1/6/20
Shoot Out, Kevin Love's hand slam, Tacko Fall All Star votes, Luka Doncic, 2020 Dunk Contest and Laker trade links, Allen and producer Funches go over the latest news in and around the NBA. Allen welcomes Spectrum NY's Ian Begley to preview tomorrow game against the Knicks and former Laker Julius Randle. If they stand pat, do the Lakers have enough for a championship run... The Power 5 has Allen and producer Funches picking the Top Five teams in the NBA along with the Look Ahead...
Lakers Post-Game Show v Detroit Pistons: 1/5/20
The Laker bigs combine for 20 blocks including 8 from Anthony Davis and 6 from JaVale McGee as they were able to hold off the Pistons, 106-99. LeBron James recorded his ninth triple-double of the season and his 90th of his career in the win. Allen Sliwa recaps the win, brings you the sound from the locker room, and reaction from the fans.
Lakers Post-Game Show v New Orleans Pelicans: 1/3/20
Brandon Ingram, Lonzo Ball, and Josh Hart return to Staples Center, but fail to get the win as Anthony Davis shines and Danny Green got hot from 3. AD scored 46 points and Green hit 6 threes to finish with 26. Lakers roll through the Pelicans, 123-112. Allen Sliwa recaps the Lakers 4th straight win.
Lakers Postgame Show: 1/1/20
The Lakers had a dominating 1st half against the Phoenix Suns and were up big before they gave up a 30+ point lead to only win by 10 points. Is it a problem that the bench can't hold on to a lead and is it something Head Coach Frank Vogel can fix?
Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa : 12/30/19
Allen is relieved the Lakers snapped their four-game losing streak. Allen previews the Lakers' upcoming January schedule. Plus, the legendary Stu Lantz joins the show.
Lakers Post-Game Show vs Dallas Mavericks: 12/29/19
Starting a new win streak at 2... LeBron's 13 assists, Dwight's dunks and a tough defense lead the Lakers 108 - 95 payback against the Mavericks. Allen Sliwa recaps things with highlights, stats, post-game interviews along with callers' reaction.
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