Zach Lowe on the NBA Finals Biggest Battle: Deandre Ayton vs Giannis
Phoenix Suns Center DeAndre Ayton has been arguably the most important big man in the NBA this postseason. ESPN Senior NBA Writer Zach Lowe joins the show to tell us how Ayton has made the journey from #1 pick, to borderline bust, to the key of the Suns defense. On the other side is two-time MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo, who has battled back from a scary knee injury to dominate Game 3. Lowe breaks down how this match up of two big men may just hold the key to the rest of the series.
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Hour 1: Tim Tebow & Holly Rowe
Paul is Live in Florida as he is getting ready for Alabama v Florida. He is joined by Tim Tebow to talk about the game and by Holly Rowe who is here to talk about Auburn v Penn State at Happy Valley. Paul also talks to the callers.
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Greeny talks about how bad the Giants have been over the last five years and welcome Joe Fortenbaugh to the show to discuss the point spreads in this weeks NFL games. Also, Greeny asks if fans would rather see their team get blown out or lose a close game and picks his games for the week.
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ESPN Daily: The Fight for the Soul of Manchester United
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Keyshawn, Jay and Max share their thoughts on Kenny Golladay and Daniel Jones going at it on the sidelines and Co-Host of Canty and Golic Jr. Chris Canty also weighed in on the Giants' loss to Washington. Plus, the crew wonders if the Packers are going to bounce back this week on Monday Night Football against the Lions and if Josh Allen can do the same against the Dolphins.
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