The Right Time with Bomani Jones
Bruce Bowen: 11/15/18
Bomani welcomes former Spurs F Bruce Bowen to the show to weigh in on the beef between Draymond Green and Kevin Durant as well as what the Warriors need to do to get right and continue on their dominant path (1:40). Plus, if the Sixers will experience growing pains in trying to integrate Jimmy Butler (28:39) and if "game recognizes game" when it comes to flopping (39:55).
Time to Say Goodbye?: 11/13/18
Bomani weighs in on the implications of Jimmy Butler's arrival in Philadelphia (0:38) as well as Carmelo Anthony's impending departure in Houston (16:43). Plus, saying goodbye to the "Peter Man" (28:21), more of your Pros vs. Joes stories (36:55) and looking back on "Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)" and "Midnight Marauders" at their 25-year anniversaries (46:15).
Dan Wetzel: 11/8/18
Bomani is joined by Dan Wetzel of Yahoo! Sports to discuss college hoops and amateurism now that the season has tipped off. They discuss the NCAA trial and why fans don't seem to care about it anymore (0:38), if the reaction to it by the media would have been different years ago (16:03) and whether or not players like Zion Williamson benefit from spending a year in school to boost their brand before heading to the NBA (34:17).
Watch Closely: 11/6/18
Bomani Jones dishes on the blame game for the Lakers and if Luke Walton is long for the job (0:37), how Bill Belichick not wearing "salute to service" gear became a story (17:18) as well as why TD celebrations becoming choreographed raises serious questions (29:14). Plus, IYHH (43:14) and listener stories of playing future pros and "taking an L" (52:34). They DO NOT disappoint!
Stan Van Gundy: 11/1/18
Bomani is joined by new ESPN NBA contributor Stan Van Gundy! They discuss a variety of NBA topics, such as the Lakers and their defensive apathy (2:00), the Rockets and their struggle to get Carmelo Anthony integrated (17:58), the Sixers and the year-to-year improvement of their young stars (39:43) and more.
Here's The Door: 10/30/18
Bomani Jones shares his thoughts on the craziest developments from the weekend, including the Browns cleaning house (0:40), Jameis Winston getting benched for Ryan Fitzpatrick again (17:55) as well as Ty Lue getting fired by the Cavaliers (33:02). Plus, IYHH (39:12) and listener stories of when a celebrity tried to "swoop your girl"(52:21).
Vincent Goodwill: 10/25/18
Bomani is joined by NBA writer at Yahoo! Sports Vincent Goodwill to bounce around the Association. They discuss how well the pieces fit together with LeBron on the Lakers (2:35), dissect the top of the Eastern Conference (22:48) and break down where the Warriors stand in the historical context of all-time great teams (42:30) with a whole lot else along the way.
Stand Off: 10/23/18
Bomani Jones shares his thoughts on the pre-game altercation between Eric Reid and Malcolm Jenkins (0:37) and the Lakers-Rockets fight (17:42). Plus, what the reactions to the fight say about where the league is at today (28:19). Also, IYHH (41:58) and another edition of "Unblock Me Bo!"(51:47).
Mina Kimes: 10/18/18
Bomani is joined by Mina Kimes to talk all things NFL, including the Bills' decision to start Derek Anderson with Josh Allen out via injury (8:47), if defenses getting continuously torched by offenses across the league is the new normal (31:50) and whether or not the Chargers will ever make waves out in Los Angeles (55:01).
Now that the NBA has returned, Bo previews the season through the prism of one of the most interesting teams, the Boston Celtics (0:37). Plus, why nobody is paying attention to this NCAA trial (24:29) and we pour one out for the "Peter Man" (34:47). A fresh edition of IYHH (51:08) and "Still in the League?" cap things off (59:17).
The Right Time Book Club: Friday Night Lights: 10/12/18
Listener! Now that the Book Club on Friday Night Lights featuring Domonique Foxworth, Pablo Torre, Howard Bryant and author Buzz Bissinger has concluded, we wanted to share with those who may have missed it the collection in its entirety. Enjoy!
Michael Felder: 10/11/18
Bomani is joined by friend of the show Michael Felder of Stadium to dish on the Jimmy Butler situation and infighting amongst teammates across sports (3:22), which team could get left out of the College Football Playoff (17:37) as well as if the dream of Texas being "back" has actually come true (44:44).
Talk Is Cheap: 10/9/18
Bomani shares his thoughts on the McGregor-Khabib post-fight fiasco in the UFC (0:37), Odell Beckham Jr.'s harsh but true words in an interview with ESPN's Josina Anderson (18:47) and his Texas Longhorns besting Oklahoma in the Red River Rivalry (34:45). Plus, a fresh edition of IYHH (39:10) and a voicemail AMA with the listeners of the show (50:57).
Tom Haberstroh: 10/4/18
Bomani is joined by friend of the show Tom Haberstroh of Bleacher Report to discuss his new piece on NBA player phone addiction and why front offices are turning to artificial intelligence firms to try and slow it down (0:48). Plus, they bounce around league headlines from the preseason (37:35).
Pushing Back: 10/2/18
Bomani delves into the frustration shown by Earl Thomas when he flipped the bird to the Seahawks' sideline (0:35), discusses Eric Reid's return to the NFL with the Panthers (14:48) and Jimbo Fisher's physical altercation with a player on the Texas A&M sideline (27:24). Plus, the always enlightening IYHH (39:28) and looking back on Outkast's "Aquemini" 20 years later (51:47).
Shannon Penn: 9/27/18
Bomani is joined by friend of the show Shannon Penn to discuss the latest in the NFL including Khalil Mack's incredible athleticism (8:35), the Lakers domination of the NBA headlines (21:00) and the Kelly Bryant drama (48:00).
Book Club Finale: 9/25/18
Bomani dishes on Tiger being back (or not) (0:41), how Gronk, Earl Thomas and Le'Veon Bell are all connected (17:34) as well as LeBron discounting the Lakers' chances this year (31:45). Plus, author of "Friday Night Lights" Buzz Bissinger joins the show for the finale of The Right Time Book Club (39:00).
Michael Collins: 9/20/18
Bomani welcomes "The Caddie" Michael Collins to delve into the Twitter beef between the Wiggins brothers and Stephen Jackson (2:47), his Eagles fandom amidst Carson Wentz's return (19:31) as well as Tiger's role in the Tour Championship coming up this weekend (33:46).
Is Quitting Underrated?: 9/18/18
Bomani lets loose on Vontae Davis retiring mid-game (:39) as well as the Browns giving up on Josh Gordon and sending him to New England (17:29). Plus, kicking the 0-2 teams while they're down (31:14), a fresh edition of IYHH (44:22) and your stories of when you "quit" your job mid-shift just like our man Vontae (55:38).
Michael Smith: 9/13/18
Bomani is joined by friend of the show Michael Smith to catch up and talk some football. They get into Sam Darnold and Saquon Barkley's connected futures (4:47) while digressing on the benching of the "Peter Man" (18:06), cover the unrest in the locker room in Detroit (28:10) as well as Antonio Brown's anger at an article in The Undefeated (43:43).
Double Standard: 9/11/18
Bomani shares his thoughts on Serena's controversial loss to Osaka in the U.S. Open Women's Final (0:35), Darnold's big MNF performance as well as other QB's around the NFL from Week 1 (26:52) and Jason Garrett's job security in Big D (42:06). Plus, If you Haven't Heard (47:46) and another advice line with DJ Mike Hitman (55:35).
Domonique Foxworth: 9/6/18
Bomani is joined by regular The Right Time contributor Domonique Foxworth to dish on the public criticisms of Le'Veon Bell's holdout by his Pittsburgh teammates (1:15), why Bo thinks Josh Allen would be better off as a QB if he was black and other related topics that will have you in stitches (14:28), as well as Nike's newly released advertisement with Colin Kaepernick (33:57).
'Just Do It' & Book Club Part III: 9/4/18
Bomani shares his thoughts on Nike utilizing Colin Kaepernick as the spokesperson for their "Just Do It" 30-year anniversary campaign (:38) and the Raiders' questionable decision to trade star pass-rusher Khalil Mack to the Bears (20:58). Plus, you won't want to miss him lay into Tom Herman for the 'Horns dropping their opener (30:08) and Howard Bryant stopping by for the third installment of #TheRightTimeBookClub (38:39)!
Money Talks: 8/29/18
Bomani weighs in on the effect Odell Beckham Jr.'s new contract will have on others trying to get paid (0:36), Jerry Jones' desire for an 18-game NFL season (14:32) and the WNBA players' push for fair pay (24:09). Plus, time to be afraid of the future in a new IYHH (40:50) and your "worst date ever" voicemails (51:31).
Spencer Hall: 8/21/18
Bomani is joined by Spencer Hall of SB Nation to preview the CFB season, including trying to find a weakness with Alabama (4:17), wondering how Oklahoma will fare sans Baker Mayfield (14:09), what to make of an interesting collection of head coaches out in the Pac-12 (27:40) and much more.
Pablo Torre: 8/14/18
Bomani Jones and Pablo Torre discuss Tiger's big weekend at the PGA and why we care despite not "liking the dude" (:31). Plus, odd training camp stories in the NFL such as the Miami Police Union urging members to boycott the Dolphins (14:35) and Jalen Ramsey getting suspended for beefing with the local media (31:07).
Lack of Awareness: 8/7/18
Bomani Jones weighs in on Urban Meyer's accountability and what may keep Ohio State from making the right call (:34), the Giants' disrespect when it comes to Odell Beckham Jr.'s talent (18:06) as well as why we didn't get offered PE Jordans from the players at UNC (25:19). Plus, "If You Haven't Heard" (31:18) and the second edition of mean tweets on the podcast (44:00).
Book Club Part II: 7/31/18
Bomani Jones discusses why the "America's Team" moniker for the Dallas Cowboys is sounding more fitting every day (0:36) and why despite being in awe of LeBron's grace it is concerning that he has to be the one to do it (12:55). Plus, Bo and Pablo go to the "Overwatch" final in NYC (21:16) and Pablo joins for the second installment of #TheRightTimeBookClub on Friday Night Lights by Buzz Bissinger (33:22).
Dusty Baker: 7/26/18
Bomani Jones welcomes former MLB manager and All-Star catcher Dusty Baker to chat about being there for his son who is making his way in the game (0:47), how he got into coaching (10:38), his close relationship with Hank Aaron (17:33) and how he's seen the role of the manager evolve (26:17). Plus, he shares his wide-ranging affinity for music (29:51).
Applause? Please: 7/24/18
Bomani Jones weighs in on the infatuation that we have with Tiger Woods after his close Open Championship finish (:36), how the applause heard around the world for Josh Hader of the Brewers relates to the NFL and their battle over the National Anthem (11:51) as well as if Kawhi Leonard will stay in Toronto long-term (26:03). Plus, "If You Haven't Heard" (37:16) and some summertime #fanfiction (46:38).
Michael Vick: 7/19/18
Bomani Jones is joined by the legend Michael Vick to discuss playing in the American Flag Football League (0:54), how his skillset would fit in the modern game (7:17), the difficulties when he returned to the NFL and found himself become a starter again (10:51) as well as the insights he has on young QB's like Lamar Jackson (14:34). Plus, his reply when people think they can beat him in a footrace and more (24:35)!
We Are The World: 7/17/18
Bomani Jones dishes on controversies coming out of the World Cup Final, including the racial make-up of the France squad and pitch invaders (0:41). Plus, is the Pro Football Hall of Fame doing T.O. a favor by not honoring him (14:08) and Papa John's time as Papa John is finally up (23:19). Plus, IYHH (34:28) and your #StayReady All-Stars (44:23).
Freddie Gibbs: 7/12/18
Musician Freddie Gibbs joins Bomani to discuss his recently released self-titled mixtape "Freddie" (4:18). Plus, they discuss navigating the lifestyle with a daughter (15:30), what it's like having NFL HOF'er Eric Dickerson as his father-in-law (19:25), overcoming legal troubles (24:20), finding success in the modern music business (29:48) and how LeBron's arrival to L.A. affects his Lakers fandom (33:02).
Bomani Jones returns from vacation to share his thoughts on LeBron's move out west (0:40) as well as reports of his sour relationship with Kyrie in Cleveland (16:59). Plus, Bo's not here for re-seeding the NBA postseason (23:02), he dishes on #PlaneBae and Instagram imposters (31:28) and we hear your best cookout stories (44:56).
Lakeith Stanfield: 7/2/18
Bomani Jones is joined by Lakeith Stanfield of "Atlanta" on FX fame to discuss his new movie "Sorry to Bother You" which hits theaters Friday, July 6th. They discuss the differences in his role between the two projects (3:08) and working with non-traditional film/tv people (10:29). Plus, does he enjoy being in the limelight (14:04)?
Tobe Nwigwe: 6/28/18
Bomani Jones is joined by rapper and former football player at University of North Texas Tobe Nwigwe. They discuss being a college athlete (2:06), getting started in music (6:10), how his parents feel about him being in the business (14:57), deciding to start a non-profit after college (22:51), the unique nature of his multimedia production (26:11) and much more.
The Right Time Book Club Episode 1: 6/26/18
Bomani Jones previews free agency in the NBA and shares what it would take for him to be wooed to a team (0:42), as well as what his awards would be for the season (15:52). Plus, his thoughts on the situation surrounding Jameis Winston (23:41) and Domonique Foxworth joins for the debut of "The Right Time Book Club"(33:09)!
Sir Mix-A-Lot: 6/21/18
Bomani Jones is joined by rapper and Seattle native Sir Mix-A-Lot. They talk Seattle sports (1:25), how he got his start (5:09), how the game has changed (19:08), what he's up to these days (31:44), being around people with way more money than you (40:16) and more.
Is Jay-Z Still Cool?: 6/19/18
Bomani Jones gives an update on Kawhi Leonard's status...You there Kawhi (0:35)? Jay-Z is taking over Puma basketball, and Bo delves into what that says about the sneaker game right now (16:22). Plus, lots of World Cup stories, we tell you the ones you need to hear (24:21), as well as "If You Haven't Heard" (34:39) and the second podcast edition of #UnBlockMeBo (44:19)!
Brian Koppelman: 6/14/18
Bomani Jones welcomes friend and co-creator of the TV show "Billions" on Showtime Brian Koppelman for a wide-ranging conversation about the show. They discuss writing for TV vs. film (1:03), why people root for "bad" dudes as well as how we define that (6:56), quantifying billionaires (16:17), the use of music in shows (41:51) and more.
Shuffle The Deck: 6/12/18
Bomani Jones dishes on the Warriors' attempts to keep things together despite the world trying to tear them apart (0:40), LeBron James' free agent decision (13:57) and how James stacks up against Kobe in the recent legacy debate (28:15). Plus, If You Haven't Heard (37:04) and reviewing the summer works of Kanye West (44:57).
The Uninvited : 6/5/18
Bomani Jones and Pablo Torre weigh in on the Eagles' White House invitation being rescinded, Steven Adams' social media faux pas, Steph Curry's tangle with Kendrick Perkins and much more.
High Noon: The Debut : 6/4/18
High Noon is here! In the debut, Bomani Jones and Pablo Torre weigh in on Game 2 of the NBA Finals, the Sixers' probe into Bryan Colangelo, Serena Williams' weekend and more.
Pablo Torre: 5/31/18
Bomani Jones welcomes ESPN's Pablo Torre to delve into the social media controversy that has surrounded Sixers executive Bryan Colangelo (1:33) and the public beefing between rappers Pusha T and Drake (20:45). Plus, they shed light on their new TV show High Noon (9AM Pacific) which debuts on June 4th (34:09).
We're Not Worthy: 5/29/18
Bomani Jones weighs in on the Rockets flaming out and James Harden escaping blame (0:39), LeBron James sticking up for his sorry (not sorry) teammates (14:27) as well as what intrigue we can find in Season IV of the Cavs-Warriors drama (26:28). Plus, If You Haven't Heard (31:17) and a special music edition of AMA (41:28).
Anthem, Stephen Jackson & Jody Avirgan: 5/24/18
The NFL appears to have changed the rules regarding the National Anthem, so you know Bomani Jones would have some thoughts on its effect. He leads off the show with that (0:33) and then welcomes former NBA swingman Stephen Jackson to talk conference finals, bad coaching as well as the Bucks' response on Sterling Brown (14:39). Plus, Jody Avirgan of 30 for 30 podcasts tells us about their recently launched season 3 (43:55).
Bomani Jones weighs in on taunting in the current NBA landscape as it relates to Rockets-Warriors and the Pippen-Ewing dunk anniversary (0:34). Plus, why Brad Stevens is more in competition with LeBron than he is Ty Lue (15:04) and why NBA teams need to look out for their players better (24:36). We finish off with "If You Haven't Heard" (34:31) and advice with "DJ Mike Hitman" (43:30).
Wyatt Cenac & Tom Haberstroh: 5/17/18
Bomani Jones welcomes comedian Wyatt Cenac (0:44) to discuss his new HBO show "Wyatt Cenac's Problem Areas", including covering heavy topics (9:10), whether or not he likes being famous (18:26) and the connection that he and Bo have to Texas (22:59). Plus, Bleacher Report's Tom Haberstroh joins to discuss the impact of gambling on the future of the NBA (32:48) and cover the conference finals (43:54).
Clear Conscience?: 5/15/18
Bomani Jones discusses the legalization of sports gambling on a state-by-state basis (0:34), as well as the resurfacing of "dirty" Chris Paul in the WCF (15:19) and a Freudian slip from LeBron James in the ECF (25:19). Plus, "If You Haven't Heard" (34:16) and the first edition of "Mean Tweets" on The Right Time (43:28).
Howard Bryant: 5/10/18
Bomani Jones is joined by ESPN's Howard Bryant to discuss his new book, "The Heritage: Black Athletes, a Divided America, and the Politics of Patriotism" (0:44). It delves into how the sports world has politicized since 9/11 and what role athletes have or should have in the community. Plus, Bo previews the conference championships in the NBA (30:14).
Bomani Jones dishes on the elimination of the Raptors at the hands of LeBron (0:37), the 76ers' survival (7:50) and why the NFL thinks you don't care about several problematic stories (23:26). Plus, "If You Haven't Heard" (36:01) and only the very best stories of when you "tried" to take on your old man (45:31).
CJ McCollum: 5/3/18
Bomani Jones is joined by Trail Blazers G CJ McCollum to dish on a wide variety of topics, such as the relationship between NBA players and the media (4:08), dealing with trade rumors (8:56), his past as a "short guy"(16:44), coming out of Lehigh (19:23), this postseason (23:53) and much more. Plus, Bo updates the peculiar situation with Kawhi Leonard (33:07).
Bomani Jones weighs in on Sixers-Celtics and wonders who will throw the first punch between the two teams as the place in the game for fighting hides in the shadows (0:43). Is LeBron James turning into John Henry (12:01)? Just how much of what's wrong with the Thunder is what is wrong with Russell Westbrook (16:52)? Plus, "If You Haven't Heard" (29:46) and an AMA with #TheRightTime faithful (40:07).
Spencer Hall: 4/26/18
With the NFL draft now upon us, Bomani Jones and old friend Spencer Hall of SB Nation take a look at the management and evaluation of QB's taken/to be taken at the top of the first round (0:35). What's the point of sitting around waiting for the phone to ring in the green room? Getting to dap up Goodell (25:27)? Plus, the NFL didn't want their "secret" meeting to become public, so it did (39:23).
Me Against You: 4/24/18
Bomani Jones shares his thoughts on feuds between Russell Westbrook and the world (0:40) as well as LeBron James and Lance Stephenson (12:26). What is the NFL to do with their domestic violence policy (20:43)? Two stories put it to the test. Plus, "If You Haven't Heard" (35:09) and saying goodbye again to Prince (46:14).
Amin & Shannon: 4/19/18
Bomani Jones welcomes ESPN NBA analyst Amin Elhassan to talk NBA playoffs and beyond, including LeBron's emotional on-air reaction to the passing of Gregg Popovich's wife (2:25), Donovan Mitchell's strong play against the Thunder (13:44) as well as the search for next Knicks coach (21:07). Plus, former Right Time producer Shannon Penn stops by to review Kobe's ESPN+ show (30:23) and more.
Father Prime: 4/17/18
Bomani Jones is sticking with the Cavs and LeBron James until the bitter end (0:46) and wonders if he's missing his banana boat brother Dwyane Wade right about now (12:34). The Spurs are sinking like the Titanic (23:18) and Adidas is trying to score points without actually committing to Kaepernick (28:27). Plus, "If You Haven't Heard" (33:56) and a special edition of #UnBlockMeBo (43:20).
Rasheed Wallace: 4/12/18
Bomani Jones welcomes 4x NBA All-Star Rasheed Wallace to the show to cover a variety of topics, including his three-point prowess as a big man (1:36), generational differences in the game of basketball (3:20) as well as career stops in Portland (9:05), Detroit (17:24) and Washington (28:17). Plus, his time at UNC (30:06), why he played in Air Force 1's (36:15) and why he won't give up his 90's hip-hop (36:22).
The Fresh Prince: 4/10/18
Bomani Jones addresses Ben Simmons' ROY candidacy and wonders how long the Sixers will be the darlings of the NBA (:36). How big of a deal can Shohei Ohtani be to those outside of MLB (9:15)? Plus, new revelations about LeBron's time in Miami (18:11), "If You Haven't Heard" (26:34) and a special visit from DJ Mike Hitman (38:36).
Domonique Foxworth: 4/5/18
Bomani Jones and The Undefeated's Domonique Foxworth air their frustrations with NFL draft evaluations, notably those of Lamar Jackson (4:25) and Josh Rosen (20:20). Is asking too many questions an issue in the locker room (22:37)? Plus, the silence of Kawhi Leonard (30:42), the recent behavior of Kevin Durant (39:15) and why Bo is still Team M.J. over Team LeBron (42:06).
Guess Who's Back?: 4/3/18
In the debut of his podcast, Bomani Jones reacts to Villanova winning the National Championship (1:00), criticisms of NFL prospect Josh Rosen (12:22) and Tiger returning to The Masters (22:26). Plus, a new version of "If You Haven't Heard" (29:16) and some fresh "why I quit football" stories (39:53).
Episode 0: 3/30/18
In Episode 0, we asked for help from fans of The Right Time to speak on what the best of the show was and it should be as it makes its return in podcast form. Your wish is our command. Bi-weekly episodes will launch on Tuesdays and Thursdays, starting on April 3rd, so stay tuned!
Christmas Special : 12/18/17
The fathers of NBA standouts Karl Anthony Towns and Hassan Whiteside, Karl Towns Sr. and Hasson Abubakar, share some great stories with Bomani about their sons and offer some info we may not know about them.
Hour 3 - NFL Week 16: 12/22/17
Jeff and Jonathan finish off the their XFL discussion, and begin previewing the slate of NFL games on Saturday and Sunday.
Hour 2 - Football Talk: 12/22/17
Talking NFL w/ Dan Graziano. Plus, should Baker Mayfield play in the Senior Bowl?
Hour 1 - This is the XFL: 12/22/17
In for Bomani, Jeff Dickerson and Jonathan Hood talk about a league that failed (XFL), and a league that will probably never get started (Lavar Ball).
Would Markelle Fultz still be your top pick?: 12/21/17
Doug Kezirian and Myron Medcalf filled in for Bomani and they discussed the solid start several NBA rookies are having this season.
Is Grant Hill a Basketball Hall of Famer?: 12/21/17
Doug Kezirian and Myron Medcalf filled in for Bomani and they discussed Hill's hall of fame candidacy and Chicago's winning streak behind the strong play of Nikola Mirotic.
HOUR 1: Referees have egos too: 12/21/17
Doug Kezirian and Myron Medcalf filled in for Bomani Jones, and they discussed the growing angst between NBA players and officials.
Hour Three: Cam Newton on Jerry Richardson: 12/20/17
Doug Kezirian and Myron Medcalf hosting. Cam Newton defends Jerry Richardson. Plus, Ezekiel Elliott will not answer questions about his time away from the Cowboys.
Hour Two: Brady trainer banned and Bad look for Kiffin: 12/20/17
Doug Kezirian and Myron Medcalf hosting. The Patriots ban the personal trainer of Tom Brady. ESPN NFL Damien Woody and a bad look for Lane Kiffin.
Hour One: LaVar League, CFB signing, and Mayweather MMA?: 12/20/17
Doug Kezirian and Myron Medcalf hosting. Can LaVar build a league? The early CFB signing period. Plus, Floyd Mayweather interested in the MMA?
Hopefully we've provided a voice for those not often heard: 12/19/17
With the show transitioning to a podcast only format, Bomani wanted to say thank you to those who've listened and supported the show through the years.
Hour 3: It's not goodbye.: 12/19/17
In hour three Bomani talks to Amin Elhassan about Kobe Bryant, plus we keep taking your calls about that time you decided to quit football.
Hour 2: Surprise you all get unblocked.: 12/19/17
In hour two Bomani talks to Pablo Torre about what their upcoming show might be, plus we hear your stories and a few lucky twitter followers get unblocked.
Hour 1: You can't hate on Kobe, can you?: 12/19/17
In hour one Bomani discusses Kobe Bryant's retirement, plus Bruce Bowen and Dominique Foxworth join the show for one last time.
Richardson's name permanently sullied: 12/18/17
Bomani discussed Jerry Richardson's plans to sell the Panthers amid workplace misconduct allegations, Diddy's interests in buying Carolina, and LA retiring Kobe's jerseys.
Hour 3: What's up with the Seahawks?: 12/18/17
In hour three Bomani discusses the discord between some members of the Seahawks and wonders when will the wheels fall off?
Hour 2: NFL officials were back at it again.: 12/18/17
In hour two Bomani discusses the end of the Steelers & Pats game and who should be blamed, plus an official uses an index card. Also Ryan Clark joins the show.
Hour 1: What's next for the Panthers?: 12/18/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the Jerry Richardson investigation and talks about what's next for the Panthers and the NFL, plus Diddy wants to buy the Panthers.
Does Antonio Brown have a legitimate shot to win MVP?: 12/15/17
Bomani discussed the Patriots' recent dominance over Pittsburgh, Antonio Brown's MVP chances, and "Kung Fu Kyrie" debuting his new sneakers.
Hour 3: 12/15/17
Bomani talked about the big nfl games this weekend and all the bowl games in college. Plus, Michael Lee from The Vertical
Hour 2: 12/15/17
Bomani talked about LeBron and Lonzo Ball's secret conversation and took calls on why people quit playing football. Plus, Damien Woody
Hour 1: 12/15/17
Bomani previewed the Steelers & Patriots big game this weekend and talked about Brock Osweiler. Plus, Domonique Foxworth & Cam Stewart
It's time to start paying attention to the Rockets: 12/15/17
Bomani Jones discussed Houston owning the NBA's best record, Paul George getting booed in Indianapolis, and LeBron James to Los Angeles rumors.
Hour 3: As the Cavs turn.: 12/14/17
In hour three Bomani talks to Brian Windhorst about the Cavs season so far, plus Adam Schefter joins the show to go around the league.
Hour 2: The Russell Wilson conundrum. : 12/14/17
In hour two Bomani discusses how good of a fit would Lebron James be with Lonzo Ball and the Lakers? Also the Russell Wilson conundrum is real.
Hour 1: PG booed in Indiana: 12/14/17
In hour one Bomani discusses Paul George's return to Indiana, plus are the Rockets the best team in the NBA?
George was a reluctant superstar with Pacers: 12/13/17
Jeff Rickard and Jonathan Hood filled in for Bomani and they discussed Paul George's return to Indianapolis, and LaVar Ball's public criticism of Luke Walton. reluctant
Hour 1: Will LaVar tone it down?: 12/13/17
Jeff Rickard and Jonathan Hood are in for Bomani and in hour one they discuss the Lakers request for LaVar Ball to tone it down, plus Paul George returns to Indiana tonight.
Gruden not the problem in Washington : 12/12/17
Bomani discussed Washington's disappointing season, Tom Brady's offensive struggles versus Miami, and the Ball brothers heading to Lithuania.
Hour 3: 12/12/17
Bomani talked with Jonathan Givony about the Balls heading overseas. Plus, Michael Collins
Hour 2: 12/12/17
Bomani talked about the LiAngelo & LaMelo Ball heading overseas to play basketball & Jerry Jones not giving up. Plus, Ramona Shelburne
Hour 1: 12/12/17
Bomani talked about the Patriots loss to the Dolphins on MNF and how bad New England looked and what the future holds for Jay Gruden. Plus, Aaron Schatz
Can't imagine how frustrating losing Wentz is for Philly fans: 12/11/17
Bomani discussed the Eagles turning to Nick Foles after losing Carson Wentz for the remainder of the season, and Giancarlo Stanton officially becoming a Yankee.
Hour 3: Is it over for Philly?: 12/11/17
In hour three Bomani discusses the Carson Wentz injury with Sal Paolantonio and what the future holds for the Eagles without Wentz.
Hour 2: Did the NFL fail Savage?: 12/11/17
In hour two Bomani discusses the incident between the Seahawks and Jags and asks the question should Michael Bennett be suspended for his actions?
Hour 1: In Foles we trust?: 12/11/17
In hour one Bomani discusses Carson Wentz's season ending injury and asks the question how much faith do Eagle fans have in Nick Foles? Also Giancarlo Stanton is a Yankee.
Where you at Saint fans?: 12/8/17
Bomani takes pleasure in Saint fans misery, Boogie Cousins was looking for Kevin Durant after their skirmish, plus coach Kobe is out here teaching the triangle.
Hour 3: Coach Kobe: 12/8/17
Bomani talks Week 14 of the NFL, Coach Kobe, and Bobby Marks joins to take us inside the NBA.
Hour 2: Stay Mad: 12/8/17
Bomani talks about Boogie Cousins staying mad, that time you shouldn't have broken up a fight, and Jonathan Jones from Sports Illustrated joins.
When The Saints Fans Go Marching In: 12/8/17
Bomani roasts the Saints, and the Saints fans go marching in. Anita Marks from ESPN NY and Cam Stewart from Fantasy Sports Network join.
Saints v. Falcons is best rivalry in the NFL today: 12/7/17
Bomani explains why the game between New Orleans and Atlanta means much more than what happens on the field, and Stephen Jackson shares his first experience playing abroad.
Hour 3: Are we taking Lebron for granted?: 12/7/17
In hour three Bomani asks the question are we taking Lebron James for granted? Also did Tennessee finally get it right?
Hour 2: At what age are you grown?: 12/7/17
In hour two Bomani discusses the news that LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball have signed with an agent and asks the question at what age are you grown?
Hour 1: Best Rivalry in the NFL.: 12/7/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the Saints/Falcons game and says it's the best rivalry in the NFL, plus Cian Fahey joins the show.
Brutality part of NFL's intrigue: 12/6/17
Bomani discussed the potential of the NFL adopting college football's targeting rule, and the effect such a rule would have on the professional game.
Hour 3: LaVar Ball not happy with Lakers: 12/6/17
LaVar Ball avoids Magic Johnson while criticizing Lakers. Plus, Aaron Schatz on the Chiefs chances in the AFC West.
Hour Two: CFB Coaching changes and NFL suspensions: 12/6/17
Mark Emmert does not understand what LaVar Ball is doing. Plus, Bleacher Report Michael Felder on CFB coaches and ESPN Damien Woody on NFL suspensions.
Hour One: The NFL considers a targeting rule: 12/6/17
How will a targeting rule change the play in the NFL? Plus, Pablo Torre on the new contract of Roger Goodell.
When I Quit Playing Football: 12/6/17
Caller Blake in Louisiana tells Bomani when he decided to quit playing football. Hint, it involved Marcus Spears.
You won't lose your job for hitting people too hard: 12/5/17
Bomani discussed the NFL suspending JuJu Smith-Schuster one game for his hit on Vontaz Burfict, and why LiAngleo Ball leaving UCLA is the best case scenario for both sides.
Hour 3: Should the Warriors be worried?: 12/5/17
In hour three Bomani asks the question, should the Warriors be more worried about Steph Curry's ankle or Kevin Durant being ejected from games?
Hour 2: The marriage is over.: 12/5/17
In hour two Bomani discusses Lavar Ball pulling his son LiAngelo from UCLA and why he might not be at fault.
Hour 1: Does JuJu deserve his suspension?: 12/5/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the fallout from the Steelers and Bengals game and asks the question, did JuJu deserve to get suspended?
True college football champion doesn't exist: 12/4/17
Bomani discussed the Giants firing Ben McAdoo and Jerry Reese, and Ohio State not making it into the college football playoff.
Hour 3: Jimbo lands in College Station: 12/4/17
In hour three Bomani discusses the big time contracts Jimbo Fisher and Gus Malzahn just received but reminds you there is no money for the players.
Hour 2: Gronk gets one game.: 12/4/17
In hour two Bomani discusses Rob Gronkowski's one game suspension for his hit and asks the question was one game enough? Plus Ryan Clark joins the show to talk NFL.
Hour 1: Giants fire McAdoo and Reese: 12/4/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the Giants firing their HC Ben McAdoo and GM Jerry Reese after starting the season 2010. Plus did Ohio State get hosed?
How many wins does $75 million buy?: 12/1/17
Bomani discussed Jimbo Fisher taking the Texas A&M job, and why the expectations will be unrealistically high.
Hour 3: How many wins does $75million buy?: 12/1/17
In hour three Bomani asks the question, how many wins does $75 million dollars buy when it comes to Jimbo and A&M?
Hour 2: Malcolm Jenkins will stop protesting.: 12/1/17
In hour two Bomani discusses Malcolm Jenkins decision to stop protesting after the NFL owners decision to pledge $89million to social justice causes.
Hour 1: Jimbo to A&M: 12/1/17
In hour one Bomani discusses Jimbo Fisher's choice to leave FSU and head to Texas A&M and asks the question what should be the expectation for Jimbo at A&M?
Tennessee needs to stay low and build: 11/30/17
Bomani discussed Tennessee shifting their attention to Kevin Sumlin after Dave Doeren chose to remain at NC State, and Jimbo Fisher's tenure at FSU may be winding down.
Hour 3: Say it ain't so Jimbo?: 11/30/17
In hour three Bomani discusses the likelihood that Jimbo Fisher leaves FSU for Texas A&M, plus the Thunder continue to struggle. Also Pablo Torre joins the show.
Hour 2: NFL owners to donate $89million: 11/30/17
In hour two Bomani discusses the 89 million dollar donation the NFL owners have pledged to social causes and why we shouldn't just look at the amount they are pledging.
Hour 1: Is it over for Jimbo and FSU?: 11/30/17
In hour one Bomani talks about how it might be over for Jimbo Fisher and FSU and why FSU might be the best job in Florida, plus no one really wants the Tennessee job.
The Giants became the Jets right before our eyes: 11/29/17
Bomani discussed Eli Manning's benching and explained why the Giants made the right decision, but went about it the wrong way.
Hour 3: Do you want Eli?: 11/29/17
In hour three Bomani talks to Antrel Rolle about Eli Manning's benching, plus would you want Eli Manning as your QB? Also Ryan McGee joins the show to talk Tennessee.
Hour 2: Chain Snatchin' on the PGA tour?: 11/29/17
In hour two Bomani talks to Michael Collins about chain snatchin' on the PGA tour, plus is Eli Manning a HOF?
Hour 1: Giants dealing with the aftermath: 11/29/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the backlash the Giants are receiving for benching Eli Manning, plus ASU is interested in Herm Edwards.
Giants rebuild has officially begun with benching of Eli: 11/28/17
Clinton Yates filled in for Bomani Jones and he discussed the Giants benching Manning and whether you could still win a championship with Eli as your starting quarterback.
Hour 3: Is it over for Eli in NY?: 11/28/17
Clinton Yates is in for Bomani and in hour three he discusses Eli Manning's benching, plus Kevin Durant wonders how he would be viewed if he wasn't an NBA player.
Hour 2: Giants bench Eli Manning: 11/28/17
Clinton Yates is in for Bomani and in hour two he discusses the Giants benching Eli Manning, plus Fred Smoot joins the show to talk about the great Sean Taylor.
Hour 1: Eli Manning is benched: 11/28/17
Clinton Yates is in for Bomani and in hour one he discusses the breaking news that Eli Manning has been benched by the Giants. Fmr Giant Geoff Schwartz joins the show.
Tennessee bungled head coaching hire: 11/27/17
Bomani discussed Tennessee backing out of hiring Greg Schiano, and Aqib Talib snatching Michael Crabtree's chain for a second time.
Hour 3: All jokes aside the Tennessee job is actually a good job: 11/27/17
In hour three Bomani discusses the Tennessee job opening and points out that all jokes aside it's one of the better jobs in the Country.
Hour 2: Chain Snatchin' the Sequel: 11/27/17
In hour two Bomani discusses Chain Snatchin' the Sequel and why we should all have expected it, also has Ryan Clark ever had his chain snatch?
Hour 1: What was Tennessee thinking?: 11/27/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the events surrounding Greg Schiano and Tennessee and why this marriage was never going to work.
What impact does Miami's loss have on the playoffs?: 11/24/17
Jeff Dickerson is in for Bo & on the show he breaks down Miami's loss with Trevor Matich, plus Dan Graziano, Kevin Seifert & Eric Williams join the show to talk NFL.
Turkey Day NFL: 11/23/17
Jeff Dickerson in for Bomani today. Jeff talks about the Vikings big win in the early game. Plus, a new idea on how Thursday Night Football should be scheduled.
Hour 3: Joel Embiid: 11/22/17
Bomani talks about the NFL games on Thanksgiving, Joel Embiid's trash talking and then talk to Cian Fahey and more.
Thanksgiving Games: 11/22/17
Bomani previews the Thanksgiving NFL games, talk about Chip Kelly's head coaching options and then talks about Joel Embiid's trash talk and more.
Hour 2: Is Chip Kelly Back?: 11/22/17
Bomani talks about the potential return of Chip Kelly, Darrelle Revis getting signed by the Chiefs and then talks with Dan Graziano and more.
Hour 1: NFL on Thanksgiving : 11/22/17
Bomani previews the three Thanksgiving games, talks with Cam Stewart and then brings in Chris Haynes to talk NBA and more.
LaVar Ball: Chromo, like Google?: 11/21/17
Bomani discussed Ball's CNN interview with Chris Cuomo, Kyrie leading Boston to 16 straight wins, and why Joel Embiid's trash talk may become a problem for the young big man.
Hour 3: Jerry vs. the NFL: 11/21/17
In hour three Bomani discusses how Jason Garrett is the biggest winner in the Jerry Jones versus NFL beef, plus Ken Shamrock joins the show.
Hour 2:Embiid keeps clowing people.: 11/21/17
In hour two Bomani discusses the Celtics pushing their win streak to 16, plus Joel Embiid continues to clown people on the court.
Hour 1: Chromo like Google?: 11/21/17
In hour one Bomani discusses LaVar Ball's TV appearance and how we should just all sit back and enjoy it, plus Domonique Foxworth joins the show.
Mayfield becoming the new Johnning Manziel : 11/20/17
Bomani discussed Baker Mayfield grabbing his crotch and yelling obscenities at Kansas, and Nathan Peterman throwing five picks versus the Chargers.
Hour 3: Chip Kelly to Florida?: 11/20/17
In hour three Bomani discusses the possibility of Chip Kelly going to Florida and is it worth it for Chip to take that job, plus Russ vs. Future.
Hour 2: Mayfield won't start: 11/20/17
In hour two Bomani discusses Oklahoma's decision not to start Baker Mayfield after his most recent antics this weekend, plus Ryan Clark joins the show.
Hour 1: Everyone gets an interception: 11/20/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the Peter-man throwing interceptions to all the Chargers, plus is it over for the Cowboys? Also Bill Barnwell joins the show.
Hour 3:Kyrie MVP?: 11/17/17
In hour three bomani talks about the Celtics winning their 14th straight game in a row and while that's exciting people need to stop talking about Kyrie as the MVP.
Do you trust that the NFL will get it right?: 11/17/17
Bomani discussed the groping allegation involving Jameis Winston, and the uncertainty of how the NFL will handle this situation.
Hour 2: Dak vs. Wentz: 11/17/17
In hour two Bomani talks Cowboys versus Eagles and how fun Dak vs. Wentz should be. Also Don Van Natta Jr. and Herm Edwards join the show.
Hour 1: Jerry vs. Roger: 11/17/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the NFL investigating the allegation against Jameis Winston and asks the question do you trust the NFL to get an investigation right?
Joel Embiid is the evolution of the big man: 11/16/17
Bomani discussed Embiid's dominant performance against the Lakers, the 76ers years of losing paying off, and Jerry Jones' ongoing beef with Roger Goodell.
Hour 3: All Stories from West Virginia End The Same: 11/16/17
Bomani talks about tonight's Celtics v. Warriors game, Nick Saban's West Virginia-ness showing as he laughed over ripped Jeans, and the Boston Globe's Gary Washburn joins.
Hour 2: Jerry Jones is Taking it to the Streets: 11/16/17
Bomani talks about Jerry Jones' bullyish approach to Goodell's contract extension, Dhantay Jones talks Cavs, and callers on the time they were scared to face their parents.
Hour 1: Do We Trust The Process?: 11/16/17
Bomani talks about the amazing performance Embiid put on against the Lakers, but isn't sure if he should trust him yet. Also, Cian Fahey joins to talk NFL Week 11.
LiAngelo: Sorry China : 11/15/17
Bomani discussed Buffalo benching Tyrod Taylor in favor of Nathan Peterman, and UCLA suspending LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley, and Jalen Hill indefinitely.
Hour 3:Tyrod Taylor benched.: 11/15/17
In hour three Bomani discusses Tyrod Taylor being benched, plus the Giants held a team meeting to "air" things out but isn't that a little too late for them?
Hour 2: The future of the Cavs: 11/15/17
In hour two Bomani imagines how it would be to see LaVar Ball hanging out at the White House, plus if the Cavs continue to struggle this year would you try to trade Lebron?
Hour 1:The Bills bench Tyrod.: 11/15/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the Bills decision to bench Tyrod Taylor and how that makes no sense, plus Pablo Torre joins the show.
The King of New York held court against the Knicks: 11/14/17
Bomani discussed LeBron James leading the Cavs in a comeback win at Madison Square Garden, and Cam Newton sparking Carolina's ground game in win over Miami.
Hour 3:The NBA is so much fun.: 11/14/17
In hour three Bomani talks about how much fun the NBA is right now versus the NFL, plus Jeff Goodman and Jody Avirgan join the show.
Hr2: King of New York?: 11/14/17
In hour two Bomani asks the question is Lebron James really the king of New York? Plus after a Panthers win it's time to hear from Cam which is always gold.
Hour1: Did you really believe they would win?: 11/14/17
In hour one Bomani discusses Lebron James leading the Cavs to a victory over the Knicks, which leads Bomani to ask the question did Knick fans really think they would win?
Hour 3: So is the U back?: 11/13/17
In hour three Bomani discusses the Hurricanes beating the Irish and asks is Miami finally back?
Can't knock Roger Goodell's hustle : 11/13/17
Bomani discussed the strained relationship between Jerry Jones and Arthur Blank, Roger Goodell's alleged contract extension proposal and Tennessee parting with Butch Jones.
Hour 2: Lebron keeps trolling Jackson: 11/13/17
In hour two Bomani discusses how Lebron James keeps trolling Phil Jackson and how Knick and Cowboy fans have a lot in common. Also Ryan Clark joins the show.
Hour 1: Comissioner Ric Flair: 11/13/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the Cowboys losing to the Falcons plus how much fun would it be if Ric Flair was the NFL Commissioner?
Miami not back yet, but program headed in right direction : 11/10/17
Bomani discussed Seattle losing Richard Sherman for the season, and Dan LeBatard joined Bomani in studio to talk Miami Football past and present.
Hour 3: Jones versus Goodell: 11/9/17
In hour three Bomani talks to Don Van Natta Jr. about the tension between Jerry Jones and Roger Goodell and they try to figure out how this might end.
Hour 2: Miami vs. Notre Dame: 11/9/17
In hour two Bomani discusses the Miami versus Notre Dame game and how everyone in Miami is excited for it, plus is there anyway Giants HC Ben McAdoo will keep his job?
Hour 1: Ezekiel Elliott injunction upheld: 11/9/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the breaking news that Ezekiel Elliott's injunction is upheld which means he will miss at least the next four games.
Jones' beef with Roger Goodell feels personal: 11/9/17
Bomani discussed the potential of Jerry Jones suing the NFL if Goodell's extension is approved, Ezekiel Elliott's six-game suspension, and Lonzo Ball's offensive struggles.
Porzingis proving he can be the man in New York: 11/8/17
Bomani discussed LiAngleo Ball getting arrested for shoplifting in China, struggling Cavs get a win over Milwaukee, and Kristaps Porzingis coming into his own in New York.
Hour 3: Still not buying the Cavs: 11/8/17
David Jacoby joins Bomani in hour three to go around the NBA, plus reports say Bruce Pearl isn't cooperating with Auburn official.
Hour 2: Jerry Jones threaten to sue.: 11/8/17
In hour two Bomani discusses the report that Jerry Jones is considering suing the NFL over Roger Goodell's contract extension.
Hour 1: When were you afraid.: 11/8/17
In hour one Bomani discusses LiAngelo Ball's arrest and asks the question when were you afraid to tell your parents you did something wrong? Plus Pablo Torre joins the show.
Does Bledsoe trade make Mikwaukee team to beat in East?: 11/7/17
Bomani discussed the Bucks acquiring disgruntled Suns point guard Eric Bledsoe, LeBron James sending out cryptic social media posts, and Rick Flair getting a 30-for-30.
Hour 3: The Nature Boy: 11/7/17
In hour three Bomani talks to Director Rory Karpf about the Nature Boy 30for30. Also everyone tries to figure out what Lebron was thinking based upon his last Instagram post.
Hour 2: Josh Gordon details his struggles.: 11/7/17
As he inches closer to returning to the NFL Josh Gordon opens up about his struggles and Bomani asks the question how can you not root for him. What's going on in Cleveland?
Hour 1: Eric Bledsoe on the move.: 11/7/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the Bucs trade of Eric Bledsoe and what does that mean for them going forward in the East, plus Domonique Foxworth joins the show.
Have the Giants officially hit rock bottom?: 11/6/17
Bomani discussed Jared Goff and the Rams dropping 51 on the Giants, AJ Green putting Jalen Ramsey in a headlock, and why Colin Kaepernick won't be signing with the Texans.
Hour 3: Is it Julio's fault?: 11/6/17
In hour three Bomani asks the question did Julio Jones cost the Falcons the win against the Panthers? Also we thank Cam for giving us another great sound bite.
Hour 2: Have you given up on the Chiefs?: 11/6/17
In hour two Bomani asks the question are their loss to the Cowboys, have you given up on the Chiefs? Also Ryan Clark joins the show.
Hour 1: Did the Giants quit?: 11/6/17
In hour one Bomani discusses the Giants being embarrassed by the Rams and asks the question did they quit?
Mounting injuries hurting NFL's product: 11/3/17
Bomani discussed the high number of NFL stars that have sustained season-ending injuries, and why the quality of play on the field has suffered because of it.
Hour 3:NFL owners called for depositions: 11/3/17
In hour three Bomani asks the question which NFL owner might tell on themselves during their depositions, plus Ryan McGee joins the show to preview this weekends CFB games.
Hour 2: Elliott allowed to play: 11/3/17
In hour two Bomani discusses Ezekiel Elliott's stay which allows him to play this week plus how bad are thinks in Indianapolis
Hour 1: Is it time to end TNF: 11/3/17
In hour one Bomani discusses Richie Incognito's comments that TNF is bad for everyone, plus Geoff Schwartz joins the show.
Watson injury crushing blow to the Texans: 11/2/17
Bomani discussed Deshaun Watson tearing his ACL in practice, Houston capturing another title, and whether overexposure is the cause for lower NFL ratings.
New to Podcasts?
If you don't already have iTunes, you can download it here.
Don't see a show here that you'd like to hear? Or if you have any other thoughts or comments.