Mason & Ireland
HR 3: Do you remember your first kiss?: 5/14/21
We react to the Mase Movie. Can Mase really make an improvement and give John a un for his money in the Golf Course? Also, Do you remember your first kiss? we have a story about a woman in TIK TOK who says she has NEVER been kissed! And another Edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Play-In Tournament opponent: 5/14/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, if the Lakers end up in the Play-In tournament? Who would you like them face off against? we take your calls. Plus, we give away our last Kobe Bryant Mamba Mentality Book and just how competitive is John Ireland? what has he done for money? And Producer Lindsey has her stories ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Lindsey is Back!: 5/14/21
Producer Lindsey is back from her vacation in Hawaii! Also, the Lakers take on the Pacers Saturday. Can they avoid the Play-In tournament? Plus, Producer Jorge said he would make a Mase Movie about his first golf lesson and it is ready for you to check out on our social media platforms. And It is NBA Hall of Fame Weekend as Kobe Bryant will be inducted in the Hall of Fame. John talks about Kobe as he spent a lot of time covering him.
HR 3: Kobe Bryant will be inducted into the Hall of Fame: 5/13/21
Michael Jordan and Vanessa Bryant are going to introduce Kobe into the Hall of Fame on Saturday. Jordan revealed his final text message to each other. Also, Today is Stevie Wonders birthday but there is a theory, Is he really blind? We have different stories from different celebrities that say he isn't blind. So, we want to hear from you . Do you think Stevie Wonder is Blind? And another Edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: The Rams Schedule is out!: 5/13/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, The Rams schedule is out and Tedy Bruschi is talking about there could be some load management in the NFL with a 17 game season. We have another Kobe Book Giveaway that qualifies you for a chance to win a Kobe autographed ball. And Producer Greg is in for Lindsey and he has his stories ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Mason took his first Golf Lesson!: 5/13/21
Mason took his FIRST ever golf lesson this morning! and The Lakers FINALLY got to raise their 2020 Championship banner last night! John tells his engagement story as We have a Funny story about a bad proposal. We also take your calls to hear your silly marriage proposal stories. Plus the One and Only Chris Morales calls in to talk about Masons first golf lesson! And a story about Seth Rogen being recruited into Scientology. Mason tells his story about being recruited as well.
HR 3: Lakers Defense: 5/12/21
The Lakers did all the things they needed to do on defense to beat the Knicks last night. Also, Mason has an awful Starbucks order but its nothing compared to some other people. And the guys name their TOP 5 standup Comics. Plus, we read some of your names for OUR Boy Band Name. And another Edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: BREAKING NEWS - No AD and No Lebron tonight vs. Houston. : 5/12/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, Can the Lakers avoid the play-in tournament? and what was the most shocking Death in Movie or TV Show! Plus, BREAKING NEWS - No AD and No Lebron tonight vs. Houston. And Producer Greg is in for Lindsey and he has his stories ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Boy Band: 5/12/21
Great night in LA. The Lakers and the Dodgers both win and almost at the same time. Can they make this a winning streak? Also, Do the guys have boy bands in their playlist? If the show was a Boy Band, what would they be called? Plus, we tell you the most popular names in 2021. And we tell you who was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2021!
HR 3: Wrong Delivery!: 5/11/21
If you could be killed in the Sopranos or be a big character in Game of Thrones. which would you choose? Also, Mason sent a plant to his mom and the company didnt deliver the plant, just the pot! Plus, The Dodgers are going to sweep the Mariners in these two games! And another Edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: O'Shea Jackson Jr.: 5/11/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, O'shea Jackson Jr. calls in and does not care about Tim Tebow playing Tight End at all. But asks, Do you say Laker fans or Lakers fans/Dodgers fans or Dodger Fans? And Producer Greg is in for Lindsey and he has his stories ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Superstitious: 5/11/21
Lakers vs. Knicks tonight. Is it a MUST win for the Lakers? and the Dodgers take on the Mariners can they break out of their slump? Also, Are you superstitious? what kind of rituals do you do in order for your team to win? We take your calls. Plus, do you believe or have you been to a psychic? And Mason got a Golf coach for his upcoming match vs. Ireland!
HR 3: Can the Lakers avoid the Play-In Tournament?: 5/10/21
The Lakers looked great last night vs the Suns and Anthony Davis playing well is a big deal moving forward. Also, the guys discuss who is the best point guards of all time? Plus, we take your calls about whether they had good or bad experiences in their relationship because of Covid? And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Magic Wand: 5/10/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, If you had a magic wand and could change one thing in baseball, what would you change? Plus, 46 percent of people think they are better than every person they know. And Producer Greg is in for Lindsey and he has his stories ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: AD is Back!: 5/10/21
AD is back the Lakers get a much needed win vs. Phoenix and the Dodgers continue to struggle as they win one of the 3 vs. the Angels. Also, Mason went out to a restaurant but got horrible service. Should he still tip 20%? we take your calls. Plus, We have facts about McDonalds from a Reddit thread but they are good thing not anything gross.
HR 3 : Natural vs. Enhanced?: 5/7/21
Tonight is a CRITICAL game for the Lakers in Portland. And 19 years ago today, Allen Iverson went on his famous Practice rant. Also, do you prefer a NATURAL OR ENHANCED BEAUTY? we take your calls. Plus, Gregs flimsy Dodger theor and the Guys talk about whats really causing the Dodgers to struggle. We wrap with another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2 : Dad Jokes: 5/7/21
The guys have their topics ready it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, What is your Best DAD Joke. We want to hear it as we have a few of our own and a funny Dad does a press conference. Plus, the best Dad Joke wins you a pair of Dia De Los Muertos Dodgers Bobble Heads. And Producer Greg in for Lindsey has his stories for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Jumping off Ship!: 5/7/21
Everyone is jumping off the Lakers ship! Are the Lakers in trouble? Is it time to Panic? We think mason has given up on the Lakers. Also, we take your calls, are you worried about the Lakers? Plus, it's round 2 of the Mason vs. Ireland Jeopardy Showdown. And there is a flower shortage and everyone should be careful with getting flowers for Mothers Day!
HR 3: Personal Slump: 5/6/21
Do you ever get into a personal slump? the guys talk about theirs. Also, there is an NBA player who delayed the birth of his child. Is he a great teammate? or does he need to prioritize? Plus, Mase says he emails himself ideas and stories about the show. Is he justifying his mistakes? And Mychal Thompson gets creative for another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Cryptocurrency: 5/6/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, Lindsey tries to explain to us about Cryptocurrency and Shaq responded to Jeanie Buss for leaving him out of her most important Lakers list. Plus, we actually talk about the NHL on the show. But is the NHL doing this on purpose to catch the attention of more viewers? And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Waived!!: 5/6/21
The Dodgers lose again. they have now lost 13 of the last 17! Also, the Angels have waived Albert Pujols. Is this a bad look for the Angels? Could they have handled this better? What do you think we take your calls. Plus, there is a fisherman that is doing everything wrong. We tell you all about it and the Lakers MUST WIN vs. the Clipper and Portland!
HR 3: Movie Memorabilia: 5/5/21
What movie memorabilia would you like to have in your collection? Also, we talk to Zack to get a perspective on life from a 13 year old? and will the Lakers end up playing in the PLAY- IN tournament? Plus, we have another Dia De Los Muertos Dodgers Bobble Head giveaway. And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: The Survey Says...: 5/5/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, Connor McGregor had the ultimate payback for a bar owner. Find out what he did? Plus we continue to take your calls about who are you more concerned about the Lakers or the Dodgers? Plus, find out who is your best sexual partner according to a survey. And Producer Lindsey has her stories for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Happy 5 de Mayo!: 5/5/21
Happy 5 de Mayo!!! What is happening in Los Angeles are you more worried about the Lakers, the Dodgers or Both? Also on May the 4th be with you the Yankee Fans booed the Astros. and how cheesy were the Star Wars costumes for the ESPN MLB Tonight Crew? And what is the most popular state in America?
HR 3: Streakers: 5/4/21
The streakers from the Super Bowl are in trial but is the Judge being too tough on the them? Also, is a fisherman doing everything completely wrong? Plus, we have another pair of Dia de los Muertos bobble heads to give away with a Dodgers Trivia game. And another edition of game of games!
HR 2: May the Fourth Be With You!: 5/4/21
May the Fourth be with you! the guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, the Dodgers lose one game of the double header vs. the Cubs. Plus, Mason talks about drones being sent out in Southern California and hey are showing that there are more shark than we thought. And Producer Lindsey has her stories for Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Surprise win for the Lakers last night!: 5/4/21
Surprise win for the Lakers last night in without LeBron James and Dennis Schroder. Is Marc Gasol a better option than Andre Drummond? Also, Is it fair to ask a kid about his "Hot Mom" during a radio interview? Plus, If you thought Mason's Starbucks order was A LOT wait until you hear this other one? And Should Mason post a certain picture for Throwback Thursday?
HR 3: Dustin May is out for the Season!: 5/3/21
Dodgers Pitcher Dustin May is out for the season as he will undergo Tommy John Surgery. Also, McDonalds is trying out new items in their menu. Find out what they are and would you buy them? Plus, we have a Dodgers Dia De Los Muertos Bobble Head giveaway. And we play another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: No LeBron James Tonight vs Denver!: 5/3/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, Mason will open his newest pack of Top Shot NFT's. Are they worth something? Plus, Lakers fans, are you in Panic Mode? LeBron James will sit out tonight vs. Denver. Should him and AD rest until the playoffs? Plus, Producer Lindsey has her stories for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Breaking News for Both Dodgers and Lakers: 5/3/21
We begin with BREAKING NEWS from the Dodgers! But is it time to panic with the Lakers? Will the Lakers be in the PLAY-IN tournament? Also, Should the Lakers rest both AD and LeBron? We take your calls to see if Lakers fans are panicking. Plus are you a super hero kind of person Marvel or DC? And how often do you Curse or use foul language?
HR 3: Return of the King: 4/30/21
Rumor has it LeBron will be returning this evening. Dave Roberts tries to explain away the Dodgers' struggles. Real men don't wear Crocs. Star Wars night is coming up in MLB! Game of Games rounds out the final hour.
HR 2: Space Travel: 4/30/21
Fast track starts out the hour. The crew talks best young NFL players and asks if you'd fake your own death to get out of a bad relationship. Who on the crew would be the best space traveler? Everyone's favorite segment, Radio Tinder, rounds out the hour.
HR 1: Regrets: 4/30/21
Mason and Ireland want to have a dance off. Whose got the best moves? Are the Dodgers struggles overmagnified, or is it time to panic? Would you feel good as a player if your own team was booing you? Lastly, the gang talks biggest regrets, whether in sports or their personal lives.
HR 3: Dance: 4/29/21
There is a very very hardly discussed problem with this baseball season. We will explain. Also, it's National Dancing Day and Mason claims he is a great Salsa Dancer and John must prove he can dance as him and Mase bet $100 bucks. Also, you will be surprised to find out h=out how Casinos make their money? And another Edition of Game of Games
HR 2 : Freedom of Speech: 4/29/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, is the use of the middle finger suspension worthy at a school or is that a violation of freedom of speech? We have a story about a girl in High School who took this case to the Supreme Court. We take your calls on this. And don't miss the highest rated segment Radio Tinder with Producer Lindsey!
HR 1: Are the Clippers the best team in the West?: 4/29/21
Are the Clippers the best team in the West? Kendrick Perkins thinks so, listen to what he has to say. Also, the Dodgers avoid another sweep vs. the Reds and came up big late in the 8th inning. Plus, find out what sport has the most intelligent fans. And Is Vinyl really worth the hype?
HR 2: Dr. J left LeBron James out!: 4/28/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! We have a short show leading you up to the Lakers vs. Wizards Pre game show. Also, DR. J says he wouldn't pick LeBron James on both of his All Time NBA teams. Plus, the highest rated segment in the show. Producer Lindsey's Radio Tinder. And another Edition of Game of Games.
HR 1: What is going on with the Dodgers?: 4/28/21
What is going on with the Dodgers? Is it the Bullpen? Offense? they have lost 7 of their last 9. Also, Baker Mayfield says he believes in UFO's and Sasquatch. Do you believe in Ghosts or UFO's we put up a poll! Plus, it's National Poetry Reading day the guys have written Limericks about everyone on the show.
HR 3: LeBron UPDATE: 4/27/21
How close is Lebron James from returning from his ankle injury? we have an update. Also, We call Lindsey Thiry ESPN's Rams Reporter to ask her about the Rams House in Malibu from where they will have the Draft. Will the guys be able to broadcast their show from there. Plus, Mason wants to have NFTs about the show. How can we make it happen And another Edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Who are the 5 most Important Dodgers?: 4/27/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, who are the 5 most Important Dodgers? We asked since earlier this week Jeanie Buss was asked about naming the 5 most important Lakers? Plus, No more Dodger Dogs? Why ? What happened? Mase wants an investigation. SPOILER ALERT we tell you who won from GODZILLA vs KING KONG. And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: The Dodgers have lost 6 of their last 8 games.: 4/27/21
The Dodgers lose to the Reds and have lost 6 of the last 8. Kenley Jansen lost the game last night. Do you still believe in Kenley? Also, There is a cool hairstyle that might be making a comeback? Plus Producer Lindsey talks about the most exiting UFC card ever! And there is at least one celebrity who doesn't say "Do you know who I am?" we'll tell you who?
HR 1: Mason gets called a scrub: 4/26/21
Mason was at Dodgers Stadium on Saturday and the Mason curse didnt live on! Do we have a rivalry going with the Padres? What do the guys think of Tatis Jr and his celebration antics? Jeanie Buss gave her 5 Most Important Lakers of all time, what does Mychal Thompson think? Plus, Mason gets called a "bonafide scrub"! Lets play Fast Track. And, game of games.
HR 3: Rusty : 4/23/21
Anthony Davis made his return last night and didnt look like himself but hes just rusty but Dennis Schroder and KCP had great games and nobody is discouraged. Also, The Oscars are THIS weekend! the guys talk about whether or not they will watch it or not with no host this year. Plus, Mason has a NEW stuck on a desert island question. Could you survive on just rain water, coconuts and rats for 33 days? And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Woke Police: 4/23/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, Bill Plunkett from the OC Register calls in to talk about how the Padres are going to stop the Dodgers from coasting in the NL West but the Dodgers will still win the division, update on Cody Bellingers status. Plus ,The Woke police no longer want us to no longer say mistress? What is the "new "term? And Radio Tinder with Greg.
HR 1: The Padres take a 1-0 lead over the Dodgers!: 4/23/21
The Dodgers lose to the Padres last night. Mase still thinks it is a Rivalry but is it? Also, How confident are you that the Lakers will be able to get back into form? Plus, A Japanese man has been arrested for dating too many women. Is he commiting a crime? And Mason thinks that not too many Home Runs in the MLB is also hurting the league. Is he right?
HR 3: Which NBA player would you start a team with now that is Under 25 in age?: 4/22/21
Which NBA player would you start a team with now - anyone who is UNDER the age of 25? Also,, Mason looks ahead to this weekends Dodgers-Padres series and hell be at the game! Plus, Mase says he's got a new phrase that he wants to make sure it catches on and the guys argue with Mychal Thompson about who the best singer of all time is as Mychal thinks Frank Sinatra was totally overrated. And Lindsey vs. Jorge in Game of Games!
HR 2: NBA MVP Race: 4/22/21
The guys have their topics ready it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, Mason thinks he found either a part of a fingernail or maybe a tooth in his Starbucks sandwich, What should he do? Plus, is the MVP race all Jokic now? Or does anyone else have a chance? Rams RB Cam Akers has an interesting new way of finding a date. Mason says hes never gotten unsolicited nude photos on social media. And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Dodgers Vs. Padres II: 4/22/21
The Dodgers are taking on the Padres again this weekend at Dodger Stadium. Is the Padres rivalry really a rivalry? Also, Mason has found a new show to watch when theres no games on - something he was shocked that he enjoyed so much. Plus, Took calls from listeners about the return of AD tonight vs. Dallas and how will Andre Drummond mesh with AD and LeBron? And Today is Jack Nicholsons birthday! What is his best movie ever? And is he the greatest living actor?
HR 3: Who will be the next Host for Jeopardy?: 4/21/21
Is Gary Sheffield right about how baseball is played today? there are too many home runs and teams should play small ball? Also, Who will be the next Host for Jeopardy? we have a list of the Finalist that can potentially get the gig. Plus, Bill Plaschke from the LA Times calls in to talk about the Dodgers and the Lakers but Mason says he owes Bill an apology. And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Helping out our Friends: 4/21/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, we are trying to help our friends Ramona Shelburne get as many votes as possible to make her the most famous person out of her High School and Dave Joseph win the Tennessee Titans PA announcer job. Plus, Former Dodger Gary Sheffield says he doesn't watch baseball anymore. And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Do you have faith in Kenley Jansen?: 4/21/21
Have you regained your faith in Kenley Jansen? Will the Dodgers break the All Time wins record? Also, we take your calls to see if you believe in Kenley again or if you still cringe when he is up to pitch? Plus, How much money can you make as an influencer? And Jumping worms and a dinosaur? we explain what that means.
HR 3: VIVIAN UPDATE!: 4/20/21
More on Vivian we take your calls from listeners about being cat-fished. Apparently it happens to more people than wed realize. Also, we have a VIVIAN UPDATE! Josh from #Viviangate has issued a statement on Twitter. Plus, who would be the best Jeopardy host of all time? and Could you survive in an RV? and another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: 4/20: 4/20/21
The guys have their topics ready it's time for FAST TRACK! Today is 4/20. Mason wants to know the origin of the term. Plus, Is Tyler Hero letting his newfound celebrity status affect his play on the basketball court? Plus, Mason thinks Aaron Rodgers stinks as the fill-in Jeopardy host and gives his thoughts on who would be the best permanent fill-in. And Producer ready has her topics for Radio Tinder!
HR 1 : Who is Vivian?: 4/20/21
The Dodgers lost last night vs. Seattle but there was a scary moment in the 9th as Mookie Betts took a ball to his arm. Also, Who is Vivian? she is trending in social media but is she cat fishing people. Plus, friend of the show O'shea Jackson Jr. calls in to talk about him getting caught up in this Vivian situation. And how much can athletes be worth in an uncapped world?
HR 3: The Dodgers are the best team in baseball.: 4/19/21
The Dodgers are the best team in baseball and they showed why this weekend. Plus, famous athletes who have wine companies - including Mychal Thompson! Also, Dylan Hernandez from the LA Times calls in and Mason has beef with him about his column that asks if the Dodgers, aka The Best Team in Baseball is even the best team in their own division. Could each of the Dodgers-Padres games gone the other way? And Dylan gives a crazy win total prediction. Plus, Looking ahead to tonights Lakers-Jazz matchup. And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: LA vs SD Rivalry or Not?: 4/19/21
The guys have their topics ready it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, more on the Dodgers vs. Padres series as the Dodgers took 2 out of 3 in San Diego. Plus, she had quit social media but now she's back! find out who we are talking about and did she really leave? And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Mason is back From Spring Break!: 4/19/21
Mason is back from his Spring Break Vacation in Mexico. Did he watch the Dodgers vs. Padres series? Is it rivalry? Also, We catch him up on the latest from the Lakers, their injuries and possible return dates for AD and LeBron. Plus, Mason has story about handcuffs. How would you have handled that situation? And Joe Davis the Dodgers play by play announcer from Spectrum Sportsnet calls in to talk about the Dodgers and what is it like to call Dodgers games with Orel Hershiser.
HR 3: Clippers or Celtics : 4/16/21
Are the Padres the Clippers and the Dodgers the Lakers? San Diego has a good team, but other than Tatis and Machado, would anybody else even make the Dodgers starting lineup? Also, David Locke the Utah Jazz Play by play announcer calls in to talk about the latest injury to Donovan Mitchell as the Jazz are set to play the Lakers in a back to back games Saturday and Monday. Plus, we react to yesterday's Hypothetical Question: if you're a Lakers fan would root for the Clippers or the Celtics if they played in the NBA Finals? And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Conspiracy Theories: 4/16/21
The guys have their topics ready it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, we take a closer look at the Bullpens from the Padres vs Dodgers series that begins tonight in San Diego. Plus, John LOVES conspiracy theories. He believes most of them. We have a list of the most searched conspiracy theories: Which one do you believe? is the Earth flat? Is Tupac alive? What's with all the black helicopters? And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Kenley Jansen: 4/16/21
What was it like in Staples Center last night as the Lakers took on the Celtics with Fans? If you were at the stadium, what was your experience like? Also, Kenley Jansen LA Dodgers closer calls in to talk about his role, fans booing him, does he only want to pitch in the 9th inning? and is this the best Dodgers Team EVER? And Dodgers vs Padres this weekend in San Diego. Are the Padres the biggest threat for the Dodgers in the Division?
HR 3: What should the NCAA do about transgender athletes?: 4/15/21
What should the NCAA do about transgender athletes? Also, Mark Wahlberg plans to gain 30 lbs. for a role and he plans to eat about everything anything in sight. If you HAD to gain weight, how would you do it? Plus, impossible hypothetical: if the Celtics played the Clippers in the NBA Finals, who would you root for? And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Rivalry : 4/15/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, ESPN NBA Senior Writer, Jackie MacMullan calls in to talk about the Lakers vs. Celtics rivalry as she has covered Boston sports for years. Plus, the Dodgers are 10-2 and are on pace to start the season 42-8. Can they make history? And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Lakers vs. Celtics: 4/15/21
Lakers vs. Celtics tonight in front of fans for the first time in 13 months at Staples Center. Is this considered the BEST rivalry in sports! Also, do fans make a difference if you win or lose? 6 NBA teams have better road records than home records this year, including the Lakers. Plus, Tim Bontemps calls in to talk about the NBA MVP voting and who is the runner up at this point. And a guy proposed by offering his fiancé 5 engagement rings? Is this Romantic?
HR 3: Are the Lakers the Underdog again?: 4/14/21
Did Alex Caruso prove last night that he deserves to be in the closing lineup? Also, we got the details about what will be required for fans to attend Staples Center tomorrow night after 13 months Plus,. We take your calls about who has a better team the Lakers or the Clippers? Are the Lakers the Underdog again? And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Why is everyone jumping on the Clippers bandwagon once again?: 4/14/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time to FAST TRACK! Also, Huge game this afternoon Nets vs Sixers. If the Nets win without Harden, does that end the debate that Philly can compete with them? Plus, why is everyone jumping on the Clippers bandwagon once again? And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Fans are Back: 4/14/21
Alex Caruso calls in to talk about the win over Charlotte last night and how excited is he to play in front of fans in Staples Center. And after 13 months, fans are back at Lakers, Clippers, and Kings games starting tomorrow! But the rules are pretty strict. Also, can the Lakers next 5 games could determine their playoff seeding? Plus, the Dodgers and Trevor Bauer win again. Bauer gave up one hit in 7 innings in his first start in front of fans at Dodgers Stadium.
HR 3: ALL NBA Teams: 4/13/21
Ramona MT and John make their selections for their 3 All NBA teams. Is it harder than they thought? And we get you ready for the Lakers vs. the Hornets tonight. Who will have an impactful game with so many injuries from both sides?
HR 2: What happened to the Lakers Big Men last night vs. the Knicks? : 4/13/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, what happened to the Lakers Big Men last night vs. the Knicks? Andre Drummond: 1 for 3, 3 points. Montrezl Harrell: 0 for 4, 0 points. Marc Gasol: 3 points, 1 rebound in 5 minutes. Plus, Brian Windhorst calls in to talk about the Play-in tournament and who is the leagues MVP? And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Can the Lakers avoid the Play-in tournament? : 4/13/21
The Lakers lose to the Knicks and head to Charlotte. Can the Lakers avoid the Play-in tournament? Also, Former Dodger Paul Lo Duca is ordered to pay umpire Joe West $500,000 dollars in a defamation law suit. Will sports radio personalities dial it back when discussing umpires/officials? Plus, Buster Olney ESPN Baseball Insider calls in to talk about the Dodgers- are they the best team in baseball? Trevor Bauer's cheating case and Will Kenley Jansen be the Dodgers closer moving forward? And Louisiana woman was arrested after Charles Schwab mistakenly put $1.2 million dollars in her account and she spent it. Did she anything wrong?
HR 2: Are the Dodgers the Best Team in Baseball?: 4/12/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, the Dodgers have the best record - is it hyperbole to suggest they could be the best Dodgers team or MLB team ever in history? Plus, Producer Lindsey is all set with her topics and is all set for Radio Tinder! And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 1: Are the Lakers now the clear team to beat if they get healthy?: 4/12/21
Ireland and Ramona discuss whats unfolding in Minneapolis after police fatally shot a man at a traffic stop - with all of the major sports teams in the area postponing their games. Also, after beating the Nets on Saturday without LeBron and AD, are the Lakers now the clear team to beat if they get healthy? Is Drummond better than we thought? Plus, Ben Lyons, overzealous Knicks fan, joins the show to discuss his beloved .500 Knicks as they get ready to face the Lakers in LAs only visit to Madison Square Garden. And a crazy play to conclude last nights Sunday Night Baseball matchup between the Braves and Phillies sparks a debate about replay in MLB games.
HR 3: The great Kenley Jansen : 4/9/21
Is Trevor Bauer a cheater? Circling back to the doctored baseball story involving the Dodgers pitcher. Also, The great Kenley Jansen debate. Hes in line for another save opportunity, but does Dave Roberts trust him? And did Masons fantasy baseball draft shed light on his real thoughts on the Dodgers closer situation? And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Dodgers Home Opener: 4/9/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, New ballpark foods! Producer Lindsey asks the guys what they think about some of the new weird/good ballpark foods at stadiums around the country. Plus, Dan Woike from the LA Times joins the show to give his thoughts on the Lakers and what LeBrons IG post about storms coming may mean. And Producer Lindsey has her topics for Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Trevor Bauer's Sticky Situation: 4/9/21
Is Trevor Bauer baseballs biggest hypocrite? The guys discuss the Dodgers pitcher being investigated for using foreign substances on the baseballs. Also, MLB Analyst Chris Rose stops by to discuss the sticky situation with Trevor Bauer and whether he thinks MLB is targeting Bauer for speaking out against the commissioner. Plus, Mason says that if Bauer is found to be cheating, he doesnt want him on the Dodgers anymore. Took calls from listeners about whether theyd support a cheater or not. And A surprise album from a late great superstar and a mythical creature is appearing more and more lately.
HR 2: Cryptic message on Instagram: 4/8/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, LeBron posted something somewhat cryptic on IG, about thunderstorms and getting ready for a big storm. Plus, Lindsey tells a story about being struck by lightning. Mason explains why he hates food critics and Yelp! reviews. And another edition of Game of Games with Mychal Thompson hosting the game today!
HR 1: Kenley Jansen Blew it!: 4/8/21
The Dodgers lost to the Oakland A's in extra innings after Kenley Jansen could save the game. What is going on with Kenley. Skipper Dave Roberts talks about Kenley's outing? Also, What is happening with Rory McLeroy's game? as the Master teed off today. Plus, a special report from our Augusta Correspondent who happens to be Producer Lindsey's Brother Stephen Foltin! And we got something for you that happened 47 years ago.
HR 3: How Bad is Marc Gasol this year?: 4/7/21
Marc Gasol is having a bad year but says he knows his role on the team when Drummond gets back. We circle back to OG Anunoby and Montrezl Harrells ejection in last nights game. Also, IT"S A SNAKE DRAFT, Mason, Ireland and Producer Lindsey Draft 5 PGA pros for this years Masters Tournament each player gets $1,000 Mythical Money on their odds. We gave away another Roger Dunn gift card to a lucky caller and we play another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Everyones favorite billionaire, isnt actually a real billionaire!: 4/7/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRAC! Also, Jim Bowden MLB Insider calls in and he thinks the Dodgers will win the over of 102.5 games this year. He lit up MLB umpire Angel Hernandez and said hes the worst umpire in the league and loves being a headline. Plus, Everyones favorite billionaire, isnt actually a real billionaire& Mason explains. Plus, Keith Hernandez has a cat emergency interrupt his phone in the middle of him broadcasting the Mets-Phillies game last night. And Producer Lindsey is ready with her topics for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Multiple Ejections: 4/7/21
The Lakers finally got a win last night against the Raptors - but what was that WWE move by OG Anunoby when he picked up Dennis Schroder and flipped him? It got Montrezel Harrel ejected - and the guys debate whether any ejection was necessary. Also, Stephen A Smith has an issue with ESPN.coms 25 Best Players Under 25. Plus, JEOPARDY! Mason & Ireland face off one-on-one in a legit game of Jeopardy to find out WHO is the smartest person alive! (Or at least the smartest between the two.) And Dave Mcmenamin, ESPN calls in and talks about his story about Andre Drummond being brought in to take Marc Gasols starting job and how he felt about it at the time, and how hes adjusting.
HR 2: Lakers v Raptors : 4/6/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, Mychal Thompson is in studio and we play Masters trivia to give away $100 Roger Dunn Golf gift card and preview tonights Lakers-Raptors game. Plus, Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder and another edition of Game of Games!
HR 1: Cheating Trashtros!: 4/6/21
The Astros are in LA (Anaheim) and in last nights game against the Angels, fans didnt let them forget about their trashcan banging cheating scheme. Also, The Lakers vs. Raptors tonight and it has been reported that the Lakers signed Ben McLemore - Ireland explains why McLemore is an easy guy to root for. Plus Can AI bring back artists from the dead to create new music? Apparently the answer is yes. The guys react to an AI Nirvana song and take calls from listeners on the topic. And are Julio Urias and Dustin May pitching better than expected?
HR 3: What are the expectations for the Lakers?: 4/5/21
What are the expectations for the :Lakers after the blowout loss to the Clippers? The guys look ahead to the Lakers upcoming road trip and how many games they might actually win? Also, Mason asks about cultural blind spots and what everyones biggest ones are. Plus, Took calls from listeners on Masters trivia to give away Roger Dunn golf gift cards. Is there era of traveling reporters and announcers over? And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Would you rather....: 4/5/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, we continue to take your calls and circle back to the big question of the day - would you rather lose in last-minute heartbreaking fashion? or get blown out in a big game? Plus, John and Lindsey talk about the NCAA Championship game and Baylor's incredible story and there is documentary that goes in detail about what happened with Baylor.. And Producer Lindsey is ready with her topics for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: What a finish!!: 4/5/21
It was a crazy ending to the UCLA-Gonzaga game on Saturday with the last-second 40-foot buzzer beater! would you rather lose the way UCLA lost on Saturday? Or get blown out by 20 points? The guys are on completely different sides of the argument. Also, we take your calls would you rather lose on a lucky shot or get blown out? Mason asks a moral dilemma question. We recap Saturdays Ireland vs Travis IV matchup and how Mason plans to prepare for Ireland vs. Mason I. Plus, The Lakers had a rough game against the Clippers on Sunday, but Ireland explains why Laker fans shouldnt be distressed. And resident Dodgers expert Bill Plunkett stops by to give his thoughts on the teams opening series in Colorado, including Trevor Bauers 6 no-hit innings and Julio Urias fantastic performance.
HR 3: What are your Quarantine MVP's?: 4/2/21
What are your Quarantine MVP's? Jessica Mendoza from ESPN, joins the show to talk Dodgers Opening Day, Clayton Kershaw, expectations for Trevor Bauer and if the Angels are real postseason contenders. Plus, Joe Reilly from the BLACK GOLD Golf Course stops by to give his prediction for the big Ireland vs. Travis IV showdown - and some tips for Ireland to help even the score. Plus golf tips for Mason and a future Mason vs Ireland showdown? And Antoher Edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Huge announcement for Sports Fans: 4/2/21
The guys have their topics ready, its time for FAST TRACK! Also, LA County makes an announcement regarding fans at indoor events. Plus Mason asks if you would be interested in being a Candy-ologist. And Producer Lindsey has ruined Calamari forever for Mason, she explains why shell never eat it again. Mason asks Ireland how many 4-finger push-ups he can do and John attempt them on the air. And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Trevor Bauer makes his LA Debut tonight: 4/2/21
Happy Friday! Trevor Bauer is set to make his Dodgers debut tonight. What are your expectations for him this season? Is Trevor Bauer actually overrated? Plus, a Cleveland sports talk host loses it on a caller - proving why the guys love to take callers on the show. Also, PJ Carlesimo from ESPN stops by to talk Final Four, if UCLA can pull of the upset and Lakers& Can they win the West and get past the Nets to repeat? And Jorge gives his review of Godzilla vs Kong and callers give their opinions. Plus the new official food of Los Angeles
HR 3: Reinventing yourself: 4/1/21
We take your calls about the level of concern over Lakers/injuries. Are you worried about the Clippers? Also, How close are we from having fans inside Staples Center and in our stadiums? Plus, Mason asks about reinventing yourself. Plus, Took calls from listeners with Dodgers trivia to win Julio Urias World Series bobblehead. Plus, more Lakers talk - Mason has been disappointed by the Lakers even with LeBron and AD injured. Thought they had better depth. And another Edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Disappointing debut for Andre Drummond in LA: 4/1/21
It's time for FAST TRACK! Let's see what topics they have today. Also, Disappointing debut for Andre Drummond in LA, 14 minutes into the game his toenail got ripped off and he left the game. How long will he be out? How hurt is he? How bad is the Lakers luck right now?!? Plus, Gotham Chopra - Quick chat about his new podcast Crushed, about MLBs steroid era. Plus, the guys debate Barry Bonds greatness status. And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Happy Opening Day!!: 4/1/21
Happy Opening Day! What are you most excited about this season with Dodgers? And April Fools Day ! why its a stupid/mean holiday? Also, Travis Rodgers calls in and there was some smack talk between Travis and Ireland ahead of the big Ireland vs Travis IV golf showdown. Who will win? What are the stakes? Plus, Travis gives his Dodgers prediction for the season. Plus, Dustin Johnson announced his menu for the annual champions dinner at Augusta& Seabass and filet minion with apple pie and peach cobbler for dessert. What would your Masters champions dinner be? and Clinton Yates gives some MLB predictions, including his pick for MVP and Says anything but a World Series win for Dodgers is a disappointment.
HR 3: MLB Predictions: 3/31/21
The guys Predict this years MLB MVP and Cy Young Award winners. Ireland has a surprising pick, while Mason goes full-homer (shocking, we know) Also, Bidens rescue dogs are causing problems at the White House- with both biting and pooping incidents as of late. What should they do? Plus, we have a Mookie Betts Bobblehead and one lucky callers will win it playing Dodgers trivia. And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Does Russell Westbrook have to prove anything?: 3/31/21
The guys have their topics ready and It's time for FAST TRACK! Also, Oshea Jackson Jr. calls in and talks about his new role in the Star Wars universe, his big return to LA after wrapping his project with KD, who would win in Godzilla vs. Kong battle and thoughts on KD vs Rapoport. Plus, we take calls from listeners about whether Russell Westbrook is right about his point on winning championships. And Producer Lindsey has Radio Tinder!
HR 1: UCLA advances to the Final Four: 3/31/21
John's UCLA Bruins advance to the Final Four defeating Michigan in the NCAA Tournament. Also, what is going on between Russell Westbrook and Stephen A Smith? Does Westbrook need a championship to prove himself as a great player? we hear from both of them. Plus, Andre Drummond the newest Laker will debut tonight vs. Milwaukee tonight. And KD and Michael Rapaport are beefing on social media. Why is KD even dealing with this?
HR 3: Lakers Legacy: 3/30/21
Jeanie Buss joined Stephen As World and talked about restoring her dads legacy. Ireland thinks that the past 2 years show that shes done just that. Also, The guys are excited for the Elite 8 games tonight and give their predictions for UCLA and USC. Mason asks if youd rather have an amazing career and average personal life, or vice versa? Plus, we take your calls to play Dodgers trivia to give away a World Champion Corey Seager bobblehead. And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: The Dodgers pitchers rotation is set.: 3/30/21
The guys have their topics ready, it's time for FAST TRACK! Also, Bill Plaschke from the LA Times calls in and Mason wants to debate Bill about his column that proclaims this years Dodgers squad could be the best team in the history of baseball. Will they exceed 116 wins? Bill explains why its not unrealistic. Plus, Dave Roberts says that the Dodgers pitchers rotation is set. And what will Producer Lindsey have ready for the guys on Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Will Steph Curry be teaming up with LeBron on the Lakers?: 3/30/21
Mason got his first pack of NBA Topshot cards and apparently hes ALL IN on NFTs now. Ireland still says he doesnt get it. Plus details about the extension the Lakers reportedly offered Dennis Schroeder.. Will he stay with the Lakers long term? Also, Mase points out that both Brian Windhorst and Kendrick Perkins have floated the idea of Steph Curry teaming up with LeBron on the Lakers. Is it an actual possibility? Plus, Ben Bolch who covers UCLA for the LA Times calls in, as he is live from Indianapolis for the NCAA Tournament, where he tells us about the vibe inside the arena, the fanfare so far and why both UCLA and USC have legitimate shots to get to the Final Four. And Whats considered going too far for love?
HR 3: Dodgers Opening Line Up Predictions: 3/29/21
Brad Turner from the LA Times calls in and explains why Brian Windhorst is wrong about Drummond not being a big deal and gives his prediction for the winner of the West and the Finals. More on the Godzilla vs. Kong talk, with calls and tweets from listeners. Plus, The guys give their predictions for the Dodgers Opening Day lineup. Plus, what to expect for the upcoming Ireland vs. Travis II match at Black Gold Golf Course on Saturday and another edition of Game of Games.
HR 2: Not a "Big Deal"!!?: 3/29/21
The guys have their topics ready for FAST TRACK! Also, a high school homecoming voting scandal and a cheerleader mom using deep fakes to shame rival cheer squads. The guys talk about their high school experiences. Plus, Brian Windhorst said the Lakers adding Andre Drummond isnt that big of a deal, the guys debate it. And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for the Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Andre Drummond is a Laker!: 3/29/21
The newest member of the Lakers, big man Andre Drummond joined the show and said hes ready to play TODAY& He talked about his decision to sign with the team, what his expectations are and about his tweet from high school wishing to play with LeBron. Also, we take your calls about March Madness and talked about the excitement of USC and UCLA playing in the Elite 8. Plus, Who would win in a matchup between Godzilla vs King Kong? The new movie comes out this week and both Mason & Ireland think Godzilla has the advantage. And Will the U.S. ever adopt a 4-day work week like other countries? Plus, took calls on how Drummond fits into Lakers lineup?
HR 3: Did the Lakers try to make a trade?: 3/26/21
Did the Lakers try to make a trade? Find out what Adrian Wojnarowski said. Also What does Dennis Schroder and THT think about the NBA Trade Deadline. Plus, John explains what controversy Mick Cronin the UCLA Mens Basketball Coach brought up in the Morning show with Keyshawn, JWill and Zubin. And another Edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Andre Drummond : 3/26/21
The guys have their topics ready, its time for FAST TRACK! Also, Dan Woike from the LA Times calls in to talk about the Andre Drummond trade. Will he be a Laker? Plus, Do you believe the Cinnamon Toast Crunch Shrimp tails guy? What is your favorite cereal? Find out what kind of cereal the guys like. And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Ejected!: 3/26/21
Montrezl Harrell and Dwight Howard were both ejected last night in the Lakers loss to Philadelphia. Are the NBA Officials too strict? Also, Did the Lakers offer anything for Kyle Lowry? Is it good that they held back? Plus, What do Chrissy Teigen and French Soccer Star Thierry Henry have in common? And Jay Williams from the Morning show calls in to talk USC, UCLA hoops and NBA Trades.
HR 3: The great Bill Walton stops by: 3/25/21
The guys recap the big NBA trade deadline moves - and the Lakers lack of moves, which Ireland is perfectly ok with. Mason explains why he thinks they would be better off if they had traded for Kyle Lowry, although Mychal doesnt really agree. They debate how far LeBrons injury will cause the Lakers to slide in the standings and if they could actually end up as a play-in team. The great Bill Walton stops by and dishes on his March Madness picks, Mychal Thompson memories and stories from his playing days. Plus, Ireland hosts a round of trade deadline trivia, which leads to an early, easy victory for one player - in Game of Games.
HR 2 : Who is the best player in the world?: 3/25/21
Its time for Fast Track - and todays edition includes an expert-level troll job by the Chicago Bears Twitter account and why a newly-traded NBA player doesnt want people to Google him. Charles Barkley has high praise for who he thinks is currently the best player in the world and why hes better than Michael Jordan. USC mens basketball coach Andy Enfield joins the show to discuss his teams amazing run so far in the NCAA Tournament and the tough road the Trojans face ahead. Plus, Producer Lindsey wants to know if anyone is freaked out by the new deep fake app that uses AI to bring deceased relatives back to life and if Oral Roberts should be banned from the tournament over their student code of conduct - in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: NBA Trade Deadline : 3/25/21
Mason is finally back from vacation and hes back just in time for the NBA trade deadline! Except the Lakers didnt make any moves& Is this a good or bad thing, especially with the tough stretch of games they have coming up over the next two weeks? The guys discuss if theyre happy about the Lakers standing pat and how much other teams in the west - specifically the Clippers - improved with their deadline deals. Mychal Thompson joins in to play the schedule game where they look at the next 10 games and which ones are predicted wins or losses. Joey Chestnut is at it again and Mason debates whether he could come close to the hot dog eating champs latest feat. Plus, UCLA hoops guard Jake Kyman stops by to talk about the excitement of his team making it to the Sweet 16.
HR 3: NBA Trade Rumors: 3/24/21
Woj is reporting that "possible trade destinations for Kyle Lowry include the Sixers, Heat, and Lakers." How is this even do-able? The Lakers' schedule the next few weeks is absolutely brutal - how many wins are you expecting? Ireland then asks which social settings are appropriate to wear a sports jersey, while Ramona Lindsey and Jorge try to guess the correct answers. Plus, Lindsey hosts a round of "Guess The Cameo Price" - in which someone other than Ireland wins!
HR 2: A Very Special Hug: 3/24/21
Time for Fast Track! Ramona shares a story about a 400-year-old shark and wonders what it would be like to live that long. And why is there a Twitter movement to ban Dr. Oz from hosting Jeopardy? Bill Oram from The Athletic stops by to discuss his story on Jeanie Buss being there for Lakers star Montrezl Harrell during a time of need. Plus, Producer Lindsey is back with Radio Tinder and asks about companies firing employees for their viral videos - and do you have "work from home burnout?"
HR 1: Don't Panic!: 3/24/21
It's Ireland & Momo again - because Mason decided he's not ready to come back yet! After last night's Lakers loss - they debate, how can they stop the slide? As Kyle Kuzma said, the team was built around LeBron and AD. This isn't surprising. They gave up 62 points in the paint. How does that improve? Does it change how they play the trade deadline tomorrow? Ireland asks Ramona, can USC or UCLA win the whole dang tournament? The last time both schools made the Sweet 16 in the same year was 2007. Lindsey Thiry stops by to discuss her story on the breakup between Rams head coach Sean McVay and former starting QB Jared Goff... Where did it all go wrong? Plus, a ref got caught on a hot mic saying he wanted to call a penalty on purpose and Ireland says this happens all the time...
HR 2: Competitive Balance: 3/23/21
The guys have their topics ready for Fast Track! Also, ESPN NBA writer Kirk Goldsberry, calls in to explain his idea that can potentially change the competitive balance in the NBA. Plus, Where do the guys stand in our ESPN NCAA Tournament Brackets. You'll be surprised who is in the lead? And another edition of Game of Games with Mychal Thompson hosting the game today!
HR 1: USC and UCLA Advance to the Sweet 16: 3/23/21
Both USC and UCLA advance to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA Tournament. Also, Ryan Gesas UCLA Super Fan calls in to tell us his story of how he got to attend the UCLA games in the NCAA Tournament. Plus, the NBA Trade deadline is closing will the Lakers make any moves? what will other team trade for? And What is the most uncomfortable sports interview you've ever been a part of?
HR 3: Are the Lakers still the favorites to win the NBA Title?: 3/22/21
Jay Bilas ESPN College Basketball Analyst calls in to talk about the NCAA Basketball tournament. Can John's UCLA Bruns make it to the Sweet 16? Also, Are the Lakers still the favorites to win the NBA Title this year? Plus, can you really be happy if your ex has great success without you? And it's time for Game of Games and it is Ramona's game! is that a good thing or bad?
HR 2: Remembering Elgin Baylor: 3/22/21
It's time for Fast Track! Ramona and John have their topics ready. Also, Jerry West calls in to help pay tribute to his great friend and former teammate Elgin Baylor, on the day of his passing at age 86. Plus, what is happening with Deshaun Watson? He wants a trade. Is he even tradeable now? And here is producer Lindsey with Radio Tinder!
HR 1: How Serious is LeBron James' ankle injury?: 3/22/21
What does the Lebron injury mean for the team moving forward? Also, March Madness has been more unpredictable than ever! John and Ramona tells us how they are doing with their brackets. Plus, Dr. Klapper Orthopedic Surgeon calls in to tell us about LeBron James' ankle injury. What is an eversion sprain? And the LA Rams sign Desean Jackson, is this something or nothing?
HR 3: MVP Performance: 3/19/21
LaMelo Ball debuted in LA vs. the Lakers but LeBron had another MVP performance. Also, Clinton Yates calls in to talk LeBron James and if he is the NBA's MVP, the NCAA tournament and who pays more for TV him or John? Plus, the guys talk about body shaming how comfortable are you about talking to your friends about their weight? And another Edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Les Snead: 3/19/21
The guys have their topics ready. It's Time for Fast Track! Also, Les Snead the GM of the LA Rams calls in to talk about the acquisition of Matthew Stafford, the future of the Offensive Line and if they need to get guys that have speed? Plus, People are complaining that the WAP performance at the Grammys was inappropriate. And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder.
HR 1: LeBron should be the MVP: 3/19/21
The Lakers are 4-0 after the All Star Break. Does LeBron deserve the MVP? Is that even debatable? LeBron has been the best player in the league for years! Should the MVP be chosen after the NBA Finals? Also, The NEW QB for your LA Rams had his introductory presser. What did he say the #1 priority will be this year? Plus, What will Dodgers Pitching rotation be like this year. We have Dylan Hernandez from the LA Times call in to talk about his piece about Kenley Jansen.
HR 3: Reacting to Lavar Ball.: 3/18/21
Ramona Shelburne joins the show to react to LaVar Balls interview from earlier and she has a theory on why Mase originally banned him - and what LaVar is trying to do with his sons NBA careers. They expound on some of LaVars quotes, including his thoughts on his son not being excited about facing LeBron. Plus, Mychal Thompson hosts a ball-themed edition of Game of Games.
HR 2: Is Kenley Jansen Still the Dodgers Closer?: 3/18/21
The 2:00 hour starts off with Fast Track, where Ireland asks if anyone has ever been hooked on a daytime soap opera. The guys debate an LA Times columnists view of Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen and whether he deserves to get the benefit of the doubt and begin the season closing games, despite his shaky postseason efforts. Plus, Producer Lindsey asks which celebrity would best protect the world from an alien invasion and if NCAA athletes are any closer to getting paid - in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Lavar Ball: 3/18/21
Mason & Ireland are looking forward to seeing LaMelo ball and the Hornets take on the Lakers tonight, despite LaMelo downplaying it. They debate whether LaMelo's comments about not being excited to share the court with LeBron should be seen as disrespectful. Mychal Thompson chimes in to say that LaMelo is absolutely wrong and shares a story about how he felt playing against one of the game's greatest when he was a rookie. LaVar Ball joins the show to give his thoughts on a wide variety of things, like LaMelo vs. LeBron, raising three pro basketball players, why his youngest son 'Gelo' is the best of the three - and a lot more, including a hilarious interaction with Mychal. Plus, Kendrick Perkins stops by to explain why AD getting injured was actually a sort of a blessing in disguise for the Lakers, who will win the MVP and who he expects to come out of the East.
HR 3: Steph Curry to the Lakers?: 3/17/21
The guys circle back to the Lakers and LeBron, who just became part of the Red Sox ownership group. They discuss the significance of him being part-owner of an MLB team, how it impacts his legacy and how it may help him buy an NBA team down the road. Kendrick Perkins made an interesting comment about Steph Curry possibly joining the Lakers some day and how its not entirely crazy. Mason & Ireland debate if that would ever be even a slim possibility. Plus, Producer Lindsey hosts a round of MLB team owners trivia, which ends probably how youd expect.
HR 2: Mason Drops Bars!: 3/17/21
Fast Track starts off with some March Madness and bracket talk, then the guys get into their Final Four picks. Mason is forced to re-live his hilarious moment reciting the lyrics from the Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion song WAP, which Jorge wont let him forget. Dick Vitale joins the show to give his sleeper teams, who to watch and his pick for the Final Four teams. Producer Lindsey asks if Andy Dalton is the starter in Chicago and if Shaqs idea to lower the WNBA hoops is a good one - in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Happy St. Patricks Day!: 3/17/21
Happy St. Patricks Day! Mason wonders if people still celebrate it during Covid times, especially Irish people like Ireland. The Lakers are now 3-0 since the All-Star break, which has the guys feeling much better about the team overall but Mason wonders if they still need to make a move in the trade/buyout market. The guys rank the top 4 teams in the West and predict where theyll finish the season. ESPNs Sunday Night Baseball analyst Matt Vasgersian stops by to talk about taking the Angels play-by-play TV job and SNB with A-Rod for ESPN. Plus, Mason shares a clip from a talk show hosts very embarrassing moment that has endeared him forever.
HR 3: "Freedom of Information Day": 3/16/21
Things get interesting when Mason brings up "Freedom of Information Day" and he and Ireland agree to ask each other questions which they *must* answer or pay up with Mythical Money. Mychal Thompson joins the show to dig deeper on the "lasso of truth" conversation, which leads to an interesting question about who he roots for when his son Klay Thompson and the Warriors face the Lakers. Plus, Mason hosts a round of "Mason & Ireland Jeopardy" which leads to a dominating win for one member of the crew.
HR 2: Rams Free Agency : 3/16/21
The guys start the hour off with Fast Track, which is back by popular demand, and get into space travel for the good of humanity and a new competitor for the NBA G League. ESPN Rams reporter Lindsey Thiry stops by to break down the latest with free agency and who the Rams could be targeting. Producer Lindsey asks about the new Polar Bear Hotel, the return of Movie Pass and another burning question from the "Am I The A-Hole" Reddit page - in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Earthquake: 3/16/21
After a dominating performance by the Lakers against Golden State, Mason feels much more confident about the team playing without Anthony Davis for the next few weeks. The bench was outstanding but Kyle Kuzma also shot the worst air ball in NBA history and blamed it on a non-existent natural disaster. The Lakers have been linked to Myles Turner and Mason looks at potential deals for the 24-year-old Pacer. Plus The Fez stops by to give betting tips and advice for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.
Hr 3: Rams Goodbyes: 3/15/21
Rams will be losing pivotal players to free agency, the guys discuss. With five games in seven days, the need for 3 point shooting and the trade deadline looming on March 25th, should the Lakers pull the trigger on some moves? OC Register's Dodgers beat writer Bill Plunkett comes on and talks the return of Jimmy Nelson, who is the Dodgers closer and who may be the regular 2nd baseman.
HR 2: Rumors and Moves: 3/15/21
It Jimmy Garoppolo a franchise QB, Clippers loose badly... are they still a team to watch, should Shohei Ohtani continue to pitch and hit, it's time for Fast Track. ESPN's Dan McMenamin joins the guys to talk about the rumors and moves the Lakers could make for the championship push in addition to the Clippers' recent frustrations. JROD reunite, plant based steaks and Joe Rogan's return to comedy club LA... it's time for Radio Tinder.
HR 1: When's AD Back?: 3/15/21
Steve and John open talking about the great game by Kyle Kuzma in the win over Indiana but the big question is when Anthony Davis will be back. Due to the incident at MSG, the guys ask who needs a credential to get into games. What is the strategy for the guys picking their brackets? LA Times' Lakers beat writer Dan Woike calls in and talks about the world of sports video NFTs, the delay of AD's return, the trade deadline and the buyout market.
HR 3: How the 3 pt line has changed the NBA?: 3/12/21
Kevin Arnovitz joins the show to engage in the big debate about how the 3-point shot has changed the game and another big argument ensues. Mason shares why Bill Walton is such a polarizing broadcaster. An expert stops by to help settle the debate about whether legends need credentials in their own house. Plus, Ireland hosts a round of Name That Tune which ends in a dominating performance.
HR 2: The Return of FAST TRACK!!: 3/12/21
Its the return of FAST TRACK!!! The guys revive the listener-favorite segment, starting with an odd question from Mase. Mychal Thompson stops by and a heated argument begins when he says Patrick Ewing shouldnt need a credential pass at Madison Square Garden due to his legendary status. Plus, Producer Lindsey asks if the guys would try Dining in the Dark and Mychal talks prophylactics on Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Lakers vs. Pacers : 3/12/21
The Lakers are back and so is John Ireland, fresh off the NBA All-Star break. After a little catching up from a week without with each other, the guys dive right in to the Lakers and their expectations for the second half, especially with it being an unconventional season. They pivot to the NFL and discuss the odd situations with Russell Wilson and Deshaun Watson and whether those guys will ever get traded or not. Tim Hasselbeck stops by to give his thoughts on the QB landscape and if Matthew Stafford really is an upgrade for the Rams.
HR 3: Party Time!: 3/11/21
Well what do you know?! Ramona likes to party! Also, What are you feelings about Kenley Jansen? the guys discuss his role as the closer. Plus, Doesn't anybody in Madison Square Garden recognize Patrick Ewing? Find out what happened? And another Edition of Game of Games with Allen Sliwa Joining us for it.
HR 2: Does anybody care about March Madness?: 3/11/21
Friend of the show O'shea Jackson Jr. Calls in from Virginia. Is he still filming? and what does he think about the Lakers heading into the 2nd half? Also, does anybody care about March Madness? Mason still wants to fill out a bracket. Plus, Andrew Siciliano from the NFL Network calls in to talk about the Latest from the Rams. And the number rated segment, Producer Lindsey's Radio Tinder!
HR 1: It's been a year!: 3/11/21
It's been a year since the Pandemic shut down the NBA and the rest of the Sports World. Also, Les Snead GM for the LA Rams talked about the "Vision" they have for the future. Plus, Does Russell Wilson really want out of Seattle or is it just to create a buzz. And according to a study. What type of music makes people the happiest?
HR 3: Let's Save a Local Restaurant!: 3/10/21
Mason brings up a story about a stuntman who sat in bean dip for 24 hours to help save a local restaurant - and Ramona shares her experience with this restaurant and why it deserves to be saved. Mason asks listeners to give their suggestions for ideas on how to save local restaurants and which ones need help the most. Plus, Ramona hosts an& interesting round of Prequel/Sequel trivia for Game of Games.
HR 2: Dak Prescott got Paid: 3/10/21
More NFL players are betting on themselves and for Dak Prescott it paid off - is this going to be the norm now for the league going forward? Bill Plascke of the LA Times joins the show to discuss who the Lakers biggest threat is in the second half - which he thinks is the Lakers themselves. Plus, Producer Lindsey asks about teaching kids the value of money at a young age and if President Bidens pups were prematurely given the boot - in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Who is the Biggest Threat to the Lakers?: 3/10/21
Mason is joined again by Ramona, and they take a look at which team is the biggest threat to the Lakers to defend their title. Mason thinks the Warriors blew their pick by passing on LaMelo Ball, but Ramona strongly disagrees. ESPNs Jackie MacMullen stops by to help settle a debate about reclining your seat on a plane - and also gives her pick for the East and West this year, along with whod she vote for right now for MVP.
HR 3: What are AD's expectations once he returns?: 3/9/21
After Dan Orlovsky fails to show up once again, Mason and Momo circle back to the Lakers and where they stand heading into the second half of the season. What are the expectations for Anthony Davis' return and what does it mean for LeBron's playing time? And how long will LeBron James be a Laker? Will he ever play with his son Bronny and will he retire in the purple & gold? Plus, a surprising winner comes out of Game of Games, where Producer Lindsey hosts a around of "Guess The Team Mascot."
HR 2: Andre Drummond's Contract: 3/9/21
Mason asks how much the Lakers would improve if they were able to add Andre Drummond if the Cavs buy out his contract. He and Ramona then debate the big Pepe Le Pew controversy and whether or not removing him from Space Jam is considered "cancel culture." Speaking of cancel culture, Mason brings up the Eyes of Texas debate again and asks Ramona her point of view on the issue. Plus, Producer Lindsey asks everyone if they believe in Bigfoot and if chivalry is truly dead in 'Radio Tinder.'
HR 1: 2nd Half of the NBA: 3/9/21
Ramona is in for Ireland again today and as the NBA All-Star break winds down, her and Mason take a look at the Lakers and where they stand heading in to the second half of the season. LeBron said he "likes" where the Lakers are at but doesn't "love" it and Mason wonders what exactly there is to like about losing 7 of the last 10 games. They also discuss a recent ESPN story about how the 3-pointer has changed the game and debate if it's helped or hurt the game. Mason asks about "bad guys" in movies and why people tend to like them so much. Tim McMahon stops by to give his thoughts on the 3-point conversation and which team is the biggest threat to the Lakers in the second half.
HR 3 : Candace Parker : 3/8/21
WNBA Star and NBA analyst Candace Parker stops by to give her thoughts on the NBA All-Star events from the weekend, what it was like 'dunking' on Shaq on national TV and if the Nets should have Lakers fans scared about their chances to repeat. Ramona gives her "short" recap of Oprah's interview with Prince Harry and Meghan Markel that everyone is talking about - and Mason doesn't see what the big deal is. They circle back to the Lakers and if Andre Drummond gets bought out by the Cavs, would he be a good fit for the Lakers? Would bringing him in to the fold make the Lakers more formidable than the Nets after their signing of Blake Griffin? Plus, Mason hosts a round of "International Women's Day Trivia," which results in a close race from an unsuspecting competitor during Game of Games.
HR 2: How soon will we see fans in Dodgers Stadium?: 3/8/21
Dodgers President Stan Kasten joins the show and gives an encouraging update on fans being welcomed at Dodger Stadium for the home opener and the recent changes made to the ballpark. He also discusses why signing Trevor Bauer was the right move for the team, Bauer's polarizing personality and him pitching with one eye closed! They talk about whether there's more pressure to win in 2021, the state of MLB in 2021 given the payroll disparities and how the changes made to the baseballs may have an impact on the game moving forward. Mason asks Ramona if the news of Blake Griffin officially joining the Nets is something that should make Lakers fans worry. Plus, Producer Lindsey asks if $5 million is too much for a hotel stay in outer space and if it would be worth it to pay extra for an "undo" button on Twitter - in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Should the NBA have a 4 point line?: 3/8/21
Ramona is back again today filling in for Ireland as he continues his All-Star break vacation. Mason & Momo recap the NBA All-Star game, which ended in a blowout victory for LeBron's team, prompting Mason to ask if it was worth it to play the game considering the players reservations. Mason thinks the Dunk contest was one of the worst ever and they debate if they should even keep having it. They discuss Trevor Bauer's recent spring training outing, where he pitched great - with only one eye. Plus, Mason reads the "worst International Women's Day Tweet ever."
HR 3: Breaking News - How soon will fans be allowed back in Arenas?: 3/5/21
ESPN MLB Analyst Tim Kurkjian joins to discuss how MLB is handling this upcoming season during COVID times and how the ball being deadened is going to affect the games as well. Also, Breaking News that California has updated its attendance rules for sporting events and that there will be fans in Dodgers Stadium for opening day. Plus, Pop a Shot Giveaway. Mason and Ramona are both in favor of deadening the baseball in MLB so the game is more old school. and Game of Games!
HR 2: Is there pressure for the Dodgers to Repeat?: 3/5/21
Clinton Yates joins the Mason and Ramona to talk about the Dodgers and if there is more pressure on them this year to repeat? Also, how excited are you for the All Star Game and Dunk Contest? Plus, Joe Davis the TV Voice of the Dodgers calls in to talk about the Boys in Blue and what he expects to see from the team this year? And Producer Adam is in for Lindsay and he has his topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Is Blake Griffin a good fit for the Lakers?: 3/5/21
Deshaun Watson still wants out of Texas. Should the Texans build around Deshaun Watson? Jalen Ramsey spoke about Deshaun Watson's situation. Also, a kid gets a special something for his father. Would Blake Griffin be a good fit for the Lakers? Plus, Are the Dodgers under pressure to repeat another title with the roster and the payroll they have this year. And how can posting cats affect you in your dating game?
HR 3: Space Jam 2 Plot Revealed: 3/4/21
Ramona shares some details about the plot of the new Space Jam movie and they discuss LeBrons acting chops. Mason continues to wonder about Creighton basketball coach Doug McDermotts status after making insensitive comments. A Lakers pop-a-shot is given away to a lucky listener for knowing the show, and ESPNs Jeff Passan stops by to talk Dodgers spring training and the pesky fly that showed up during a TV hit last week. Plus, Mason hosts a round of OC trivia in Game of Games.
HR 2: Catchphrase: 3/4/21
Scott Kaplan stops by the show while Mason is trying to come up with the best catchphrases from movies. Kaplan gives some suggestions and explains why hes not a fan of one of Mason & Irelands favorite shows. Mason shares a story about Baker Mayfield claiming hes seen UFOs and Kaplan weighs in on if he thinks theyre real or not. Plus, Producer Lindsey asks about newlyweds asking for cash with their invites and shares Bubba Watsons thoughts on Johnny Manziels pro golf aspirations in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Refs Gone Wild: 3/4/21
Mason is joined by Ramona Shelburne, who is filling in for Ireland while he starts his All-Star break vacation. They get into last nights Lakers loss and the complaining about the officiating. Mason wonders if the NBA refs have gone wild. Brian Windhorst stops by to give his thoughts on the Lakers as they head into the break and discuss his recent story about the teams salary cap issues theyll have if they try to keep the same group together next year.
HR 3: The Lakers should heal during the All Star break.: 3/3/21
The guys are joined by Dan Woike of the LA Times, who experienced a terrifying thunderstorm down in Long Beach earlier in the day. They discuss whats going on with the Lakers as they head into the All-Star break and if theyre able to reach the same heights that last years squad did. Mason asks Mychal about Greg McDermotts comment and if he should be punished for it. They all have a discussion about cancel culture and Ireland wonders where people draw the line. A caller weighs in on the debate and compares it to a story the guys once told on the air about an insensitive pinata. Mychal Thompson makes things interesting while hosting today's edition of Game of Games.
HR 2: Mason's Brother: 3/3/21
Mason calls his brother Brian, the poker player, to ask him if he thinks he could ever be a professional poker player and how much money he actually makes playing it all the time. Ned Colletti joins the show to discuss the Dodgers rotation and infield as they continue Spring Training games out in Arizona. Plus, Producer Lindsey asks about the Cover vaccine impacting dating, the Hand Sanitizer Cam, and on a more serious note, about Creighton coach Greg McDermotts insensitive comment in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: The Suns Shine Brighter in LA: 3/3/21
Mason & Ireland recap the Lakers loss to the Suns and why it was such an odd game. They discuss the news that LeBron will be sitting out tonights matchup with the Kings, which makes Mason very happy. Mason reveals a survey about the angriest fans in sports and Ireland tries to guess which sport holds the title. Plus, Mason wonders about his brothers poker-playing habit and if he can legitimately make money doing it.
HR 3: Cleveland Cover Up: 3/2/21
Fresh off the Game Of Games scandal acquittal, Mychal Thompson stops by to give his thoughts on the Lakers last two games before the All-Star break. The guys debate whether the Cleveland Indians front office staff and manager Terry Francona deserve to be let go after accusations that they covered up for a former pitching coach for harassing female employees and reporters. Plus, Mason hosts a round of the birthday game, which results in a very close win.
HR 2: Salary Cap: 3/2/21
ESPNs Bill Barnwell joins the show to take a closer look at the Rams salary cap situation - and explains what they can/cannot do to in regards of adding player personnel. He shares an interesting thought about Matt Stafford and why he thinks the Rams are in the same boat as last year. The guys go through the news of the day in The Scoop, plus Producer Lindsey asks if wrestling is really all that fake and if people should be more accommodating to their vegan coworkers in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: LeBron's Minutes: 3/2/21
Mason admits he might have been wrong about LeBrons minutes after all after a closer look at the data. Ireland proclaims that tonights game against the Suns is a much bigger game that people are making it out to be. Max Kellerman stops by the show to give his thoughts on the MVP race, the Brooklyn Nets and the biggest threat to the Lakers chances of repeating. The guys take calls from listeners about the Nets and if theyre worried about facing them in the Finals. Plus, Mason asks if a beloved writer of childrens books should be canceled.
HR 3: Controversy: 3/1/21
OShea Jackson Jr. stops by the show to talk about the Lakers recent win streak - and they debate if Dennis Schroder is really *that* good. The guys discuss a controversy going on at the University of Texas about the schools theme song The Eyes of Texas, where student athletes want the school to stop playing the song at sporting events due to its racial undertones and boosters/donors are threatening to pull funding over it. Mason asks everyone if they would want to buy computer glasses and John says hes all in. Then John starts off the new month of Game of Games hosting a round of All-Star trivia.
HR 2: JJ Watt Signs in the NFC!: 3/1/21
Lindsey Thiry stops by the show to discuss JJ Watt signing with the Cardinals and whether it poses a big threat to the Rams. They ask Lindsey if shes feeling optimistic about her wedding plans for the summer and ask her for the gazillionth time about fans in SoFi Stadium this year. They go through the news of the day in The Scoop, then Mason plays a clip of a guy opening a pack of trading cards that included a $4.6 million rookie of Luka Doncic, and how he reacted, along with a clip of YouTuber Logan Paul opening a pack of Pokemon cards to find a super rare Charizard worth $2 million. Plus, Producer Lindsey asks if unpaid internships should be considered a thing of the past in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Back On Track: 3/1/21
Mason & Ireland are excited about the Lakers coming off a two-game win streak against Portland and Golden State. Have the Lakers finally turned it around for good? The guys react to Keenan Thompsons impression of Lavar Ball and debate whether LeBrons back-and-forth with soccer player Zlatan Ibrahimovi should be seen as a positive or negative. Plus, they play mean tweets read by boss Amanda and Greg Bergman.
HR 3: The People vs. Mychal Thompson: 2/26/21
Dodgers beat writer Bill Plunkett of the OC Register joins the show to share whats going on out in Arizona for Spring Training. Then the trial of the century takes place when Mychal Thompson is put on the stand to defend himself in the alleged cheating scandal that took place earlier in the week on Game of Games. After hearing all of the evidence and statements from both sides, Producer Lindsey gives her verdict on defendant Mychal. Plus, its a round of Whats His Name on Game of Games.
HR 2: Mike Tyson: 2/26/21
Mason is peeved by Mike Tysons IG post asking people to ban Hulu after they announced an upcoming miniseries based on the life of the famous former boxing champ - unauthorized by Tyson. He argues that any famous person is subject for film and tv and that they shouldnt need their permission. The guys go through the news of the day during The Scoop and Producer Lindsey shares a cool story about a video that The Rock sent to her friend that went viral. Plus, a Dominos Pizza driver loses it over getting stiffed on a tip in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: What are the Lakers Expectations for tonight?: 2/26/21
Mason & Ireland start the show off talking Lakers and debating what the expectations are for tonights game against Portland. Is Damian Lillard underrated and under-appreciated? How will the Lakers stop him when he does everything right offensively? And if John thinks the games without AD dont matter, then why should people still watch? Mason shares a story about a surprising way to tell if people are intelligent, plus ESPNs Dave Pasch joins the show to give his thoughts on the Lakers slump and what he expects to see in tonights matchup with Portland.
HR 3: Why LeBron *should* be resting instead of playing?: 2/25/21
Mason & Ireland welcome in Bill Plaschke from the LA Times to the show, as he makes the argument about why LeBron *should* be resting instead of playing in meaningless games. They also debate whether they think the Lakers' playoff seeding matters and if Utah is a legit threat to the Lakers' title chances. Mason plays a clip of an apparent UFO and wonders if it's sign of a legit UFO. The guys discuss whether the Dodgers should do everything they can to sign Clayton Kershaw to a deal that keeps him with the team through the end of his career. Plus, Producer Lindsey hosts a round of "Name 3" in Game of Games.
HR 2: "Broken": 2/25/21
The guys are joined by LA Times' Dan Woike, who tries to convince Mason that Gus's Chicken is far better than Popeye's. They debate whether the Lakers are "broken," and Dan gives some interesting stats and reasons as to why he's far more worried about how the Lakers were playing before AD's injury than how they've been playing since he's been out. The guys go through the news of the day in The Scoop, plus Producer Lindsey asks everyone how they feel about gender neutral Mr. Potato Head and what they would give up to take their favorite vacation right now - on Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Unbelievable loss : 2/25/21
Mason is fired up about the Lakers after getting blown out by 25 points to the Jazz. He argues with Ireland about their "lack of defensive intensity," while Ireland says the loss was no big deal since any game without AD doesn't count. Mason agrees with Jay Williams that Kyle Kuzma has been disappointing, but Ireland pushes back. Then, the guys discuss Kyrie Irving's IG post that says the NBA should change the logo to a silhouette of Kobe Bryant... They take a look at both sides of the argument and take calls from listeners who have their thoughts on the logo. Plus, Mason shares the news of a dognapping incident involving Lady Gaga's french bulldogs and wonders if "dognapping" is a crime.
HR 3: Statement Game ?: 2/24/21
Mychal Thompson tells the guys why tonights game is more of a statement game for the Jazz than the Lakers and argues with Mason about LeBrons minutes and load management. Mason asks if Wheel Of Fortune host Pat Sajack was out of line for mocking a contestants speech impediment. Aaron Rodgers new fiancée opens up about her relationship with the Packers QB and shares how she knows nothing about football. Plus, Mason hosts a round of Know Your City which ends in complete scandal when a player is caught cheating red-handed!
HR 2: Shooter McGavin: 2/24/21
Chris McDonald, the actor famous for playing Shooter McGavin in Happy Gilmore stops by the show to talk with the guys about the movies 25th anniversary and whether a Happy Gilmore sequel will ever be made. Mychal Thompson chimes in to share s story of a haunted encounter he once had, which prompts a bunch of other ghostly stories, which Mason disputes are even real. The guys go through the news of the day in The Scoop, and Producer Lindsey asks about lies to get out of work and if Playboy Playmates are still a thing in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Lakers vs. Jazz Tonight: 2/24/21
Mason & Ireland start the show off looking ahead to tonights Lakers-Jazz matchup, which Mason is slightly worried about. He and Ireland argue whether its a statement game for the Lakers, or if its a throw-out game due to AD still being out. They take a few calls on what tonights game means for LA and they discuss Dora The Mediums prediction. Plus, Mason poses his own Am I The A**hole question regarding a garbage picker who bothers his dogs.
HR 3: Live Press Conference : 2/23/21
Mason & Ireland carry the live press conference of LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva regarding Tiger Woods car accident from earlier in the day. The guys then react to the information shared by the sheriffs office and answers questions about the circumstances surrounding the crash.
HR 2: We continue Updating you on Tiger Woods: 2/23/21
The guys continue to give updates on the situation with Tiger Woods. ESPNs Michael Eaves joins the show to explain why the accident is being so heavily covered and just how big of a deal Tiger is not only in the sports world, but in the entire world in general. Plus, Dr. Robert Klapper stops by the show to give some perspective on the potential injuries and surgeries to Tiger Woods, based on whats being reported.
HR 1: Tiger Woods Suffers Accident: 2/23/21
Mason & Ireland begin the show with breaking news that Tiger Woods was injured in a single vehicle car accident in Los Angeles this morning. Jorge Sedano lives close to the site of the accident and calls in to give his perspective of what happened. Ramona Shelburne calls in live from the hospital where Tiger was reportedly in surgery. Plus, Brad Turner of the LA Times stops by to give his thoughts on the Lakers and why they arent necessarily interested in Boogie Cousins.
HR 3: Lakers vs. Wizards: 2/22/21
Mason seems pretty nervous about the Lakers recent skid and debates what the team needs to work on to get back on top. He also rips Paul George for coming out of a tight Clippers-Nets matchup in the final minutes of the game, despite it being close. Ireland and Mychal Thompson explain to Mase why hes overreacting about the Lakers recent woes. The guys debate if Tiger Woods has another Major championship in him. Plus, Ireland hosts a round of Family Affair in Game of Games.
HR 2: Twitter Beef: 2/22/21
Trevor Bauer got into a Twitter spat with Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard over the weekend. Mason thinks his social media trolling can be a distraction for the Dodgers and wonders what fans think. The guys go through the news of the day with The Scoop, plus Producer Lindsey asks if Jeff Bezos would be a successful NFL owner and if anyone will be brave enough to try Taco Bells new Chicken Sandwich Taco in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Disappointed: 2/22/21
Mason & Ireland start off the show on a disappointed note, as they learned today that they did NOT win the Best Sportstalk Radio Show at the Southern California Sports Broadcasters Ceremony. Mason thinks the voting was rigged, but Ireland tells him to suck it up because he went 0-for-3 with his nominations. The Lakers have lost their last 4 of 5 - at what point should we start to worry? Mark Teixiera stops by the show to give his thoughts on the Dodgers heading into the season, and whether he thinks the 105 wins is high or low. Plus, Michael Thompson weighs in on Cam Newton jawing with a high school kid at his football camp over the weekend. Whats the point?
HR 3: World Series Champion Justin Turner Joins Us.: 2/19/21
The guys circle back to the Lakers after their loss to the Nets and debate if the Nets are real contenders for the NBA Finals. They talk about the Dodgers offseason moves, especially the importance of bringing back third baseman Justin Turner, who stops by the show. The guys ask him about how important it was for him to come back to LA, what he took away from the 2020 season and how he feels about the team heading into the new season. Finally, Mason epically fails at the latest round of "Who He Play For," which leaves the door open for Lindsey and Jorge to rack up another February win in Game Of Games.
HR 2: Has the MLB has changed for the better?: 2/19/21
Chris Rose from NFL Network joins the show and tells us about his new project with Jomboy Media, which involves a new podcast called The Chris Rose Rotation, which he'll cohost with a rotating cast of current Major Leaguers. The guys discuss how the MLB has changed for the better - and where it's failed to change for the worst - and what can be done to attract more young, new viewers. They go through the news of the day with The Scoop and Producer Lindsey asks if an MLB loan shark should be allowed to bet on minor leaguers success in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: The Nets defeat the Lakers: 2/19/21
Mason & Ireland react to last night's blowout loss against the Nets and what it means for the Lakers moving forward. Clinton Yates stops by the show to talk Dodgers as Spring Training gets underway. They discuss if Kenley Jansen deserves to be the Dodgers closer right off the bat and thoughts on the Trevor Bauer signing. Plus, Mason asks how far would you go to get the Covid vaccine and shares a story about one person who was so tired of his quarantine crew that he called the cops - on himself.
HR 3: More Pressure for LeBron or Kyrie?: 2/18/21
James Harden and other players on the Nets say theyre not circling tonights game against the Lakers because its just like any other game. But Michael Thompson said hes not buying it - and explains why. Mychal also calls Kyrie the best one-on-one player hes ever seen in his life, which gets some blowback from listeners on social media. The guys react to a clip of Charles Barkley giving his thoughts on the Lakers-Nets matchup and whether thats his prediction for The Finals. Plus, Mychal hosts a Black History Month-themed quiz for Game of Games.
HR 2: Lakers vs. Nets: 2/18/21
Mason circles back to tonights Lakers-Nets matchup and plays a clip from Stephen A Smith, who thinks Kyrie is going to go off to prove a point to LeBron. The guys go through the news of the day in The Scoop and Mason asks Ireland how he feels about driving a flying car that Volkswagen is currently working on. Plus, Producer Lindsey asks if The Rock would make a good presidential candidate and if the Carson Wentz trade is a good deal for the Eagles in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Having an Edge: 2/18/21
Ireland starts off the show giving Mason a pep talk about having an edge and not being such a poser when it comes to pleasing the listeners. He makes comparisons to Howard Stern and Max Kellerman and said Mason might need to go back to Starbucks to help him get his edge back. The guys then discuss tonights Lakers-Nets game and who its more important to - Kyrie or LeBron. They revisit the clips of Kyrie seemingly taking shots at LeBron on KDs podcast last year and LeBron responding to what Kyrie said months later. Dan Woke of the LA Times joins the show to give his thoughts on Lakers-Nets, plus he gives Mason some sound advice on the situation with his mom and Not-Stepdad-Leo moving in together.
HR 3: Spring Training: 2/17/21
Bill Plunkett of the OC Register stops by before he heads off to Spring Training later this week. He gives his thoughts on the Trevor Bauer signing, the Dodgers' lineup this season and he also takes a crack at the movie quotes game and his performance shocks the guys. Mason and Ireland play clips from social media that pay tribute to the 25th anniversary of Happy Gilmore. Plus, a lively edition of "guess the movie quote" in Game of Games, results in an epic comeback.
HR 2: Let's Circle Back: 2/17/21
Since Mason was out last week, he wants to circle back to something that was in the news while he was gone - Urban Meyer. He explains why he doesn't think Meyer will work out as an NFL coach - and the reasoning is probably different than you'd think. The guys go over the latest news of the day in The Scoop and Mason attempts to play a game with listeners where they guess famous movie lines. Producer Lindsey asks about Bartolo Colon's real age and T.O.'s stance on the Hall Of Fame in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Lakers vs. Brooklyn : 2/17/21
Mason is looking forward to the Lakers facing the Brooklyn Nets tomorrow, even if both teams aren't fully healthy. He and Ireland discuss who stepped up in last night's win over Minnesota, and who is most crucial to the team with AD out. Mason wonders if there's any way he can get in to see the game in-person, and John gives him the same line he gives everyone who asks that question. Mason shares another email from Dora the medium and invites her on the show. Plus, ESPN's Cap Expert Bobby Marks stops by to discuss realistic options for the Lakers to replace AD and how exactly they could pull off a big move.
HR 3: AD is out for Weeks!: 2/16/21
Dave McMenamin stops by to give his expert opinion on how the Lakers could handle the issue of not having AD in the lineup for weeks. He and Mason discuss potential buyout options the Lakers could pursue, like Andre Drummond and Blake Griffin. Plus, they close out the short show with a round of Mason & Ireland Jeopardy, where things get heated!
HR 2: Double Standard: 2/16/21
O'Shea Jackson Jr. joins the show to weigh in on a discussion between Mason, Ireland and Mychal Thompson - about whether athletes who grow up with wealthy families are more or less driven to succeed. O'Shea also gives his thoughts on the Lakers/AD situation and a Mason & Ireland rap song sent in by listener Chad. The guys go through the news of the day on The Scoop, where Ireland tries to get Lindsey to give a fired up speech for her Cavaliers. The guys discuss Draymond Green's rant calling out the NBA and team owners for the double standard when it comes to trading players. Producer Lindsey asks about working remotely forever and poses a good "Am I The A******" dilemma on Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Mason is Back!: 2/16/21
Mason is back from vacation -- and he's feeling refreshed and revived. He and John discuss the latest news on Anthony Davis and his strained calf, and Mason wonders if the Lakers need to add another piece now. Who is potentially available and who would fit? Or should they seek internal options? Jorge Sedano stops by to weigh in on the AD situation and who he thinks would make the most sense for the Lakers to target from the buyout market. Plus, Mason asks Ireland if he's ever imbibed during an on-air broadcast -- and shares a story from a famous broadcaster who says he regularly has.
HR 3: Where do the Lakers go from here without AD?: 2/15/21
Mark Stein of the NY Times joins the show to give his thoughts on where the Lakers go from here without AD for a few weeks and makes an interesting proclamation about the Brooklyn Nets and their playoff fate. Ireland and Momo update a story from Friday, when Jaguars head coach Urban Meyer was getting heat for hiring Chris Doyle to his coaching staff after he was accused of being a bully and making racist comments. Over the weekend Doyle resigned after all of the negative press and Ireland wonders if there's still such thing as a "second chance" in sports. And hold on to your seats as Ramona attempts to dazzle everyone with her latest 'Game of Games' creation.
HR 2: P.J. Carlesimo stops by: 2/15/21
Former NBA Coach and current ESPN analyst P.J. Carlesimo stops by the show to weigh in on AD's injury and what it means for the Lakers. Plus, he tries to answer Ireland's burning question about why so many teams allow players to shoot wide open 3's at the end of games. Ireland and Ramona go through the news of the day in The Scoop and Producer Lindsey presents a hypothetical about LeBron's career if he had chosen the NFL over the NBA and Johnny Manziel is back in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: How long will Anthony Davis be out?: 2/15/21
One more edition of Ireland & Momo, as Ramona fills in for Mason on his last day of vacation. Big news for Lakers fans as they await the results of Anthony Davis' MRI to determine the severity of his injury to his Achilles/calf muscle. Stephen A. Smith brings up an interesting point about who is favorited to win the title if AD misses significant time. Everyone chimes in to give their thoughts on a viral tweet that asks "what are the best opening lyrics of a song ever." Plus, the designer of the Lombardi trophy's daughter wants an apology from Tom Brady... Is she just being a Karen?
HR 3: NBA All Star Voting: 2/12/21
Ireland and Momo circle back to the Lakers and discuss tonight's matchup with Mychal Thompson, before giving each of their thoughts on who should be voted to the East and West All-Star teams. The Athletic's Bill Oram stops by to talk about his recent story on how Kyle Kuzma has improved his game. And Mychal hosts a round of Valentine's Day Trivia for Game of Games.
HR 2: Urban Meyer is getting criticized: 2/12/21
New Jacksonville Jaguars coach Urban Meyer is getting criticized for hiring Chris Doyle to his staff - after allegations of Doyle bullying and belittling players came to light. Should Doyle get a second chance or is Meyer being tone deaf in wanting him on his staff? Momo and Ireland go through the news of the day in The Scoop and Radio Voice of the Grizzlies Eric Hasseltine joins the show to preview tonight's matchup with the Lakers. Plus, Producer Lindsey spurs a debate about NBA greats in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Should AD and LeBron Rest Tonight?: 2/12/21
Ramona is in for Mase again today and after the Lakers won 6-straight games, including 3 OT games, should they just rest LeBron and AD against Memphis to get ready for a tough stretch against Denver, Brooklyn and Utah? ESPN's Brian Windhorst stops by to explain the new sports memorabilia crypto currency that has collectors spending - and earning - tens of thousands of dollars. Plus, JJ Watt was granted his release from Texans today - what is going on in Houston?
HR 3: Ring Designer: 2/11/21
We circle back to the Lakers win in over time vs OKC. Is LeBron James playing too many minutes? Also , one of our listeners sent us a song and we play it for you. Plus, Jason Arasheben, the Ring Designer of the Los Angeles Lakers Championship Rings calls in and talks about the design process to make them. And another edition of Game of Games!
HR 2: Trevor Bauer is Officially a Dodger!: 2/11/21
Matthew Stafford spoke for the first time since he was traded to the Rams. Also, time for "the scoop" as we talk about other sports stories we haven't talked about yet. Plus, The Dodgers avoid arbitration and have agreed to sign Walker Buehler for 2 years. We take a look at the Dodgers Pitching rotation. Plus, Trevor Bauer was introduced as a Dodger today we listen to his presser. And Producer Lindsey has her topics ready for Radio Tinder!
HR 1: Another OT Win.: 2/11/21
The Lakers win again in Over Time! and LeBron is playing 40+ minutes! Also, LA Chargers Head Coach Brandon Staley calls in to talk about him adjusting from Defensive Coordinator to Head Coach in the NFL. Plus, Wesley Matthews SG from your Los Angeles Lakers calls in to talk about his playing time and hitting that game winning 3 last night! And We hear from Lakers PF Markieff Morris, is he unhappy? do you think he deserves more playing time?
HR 3: MLB is Old Fashioned?: 2/10/21
ESPNs Tim Bontemps joins the show to dive deeper into his story about the NBA MVP straw poll that he asked 100 media members about. While LeBron may be the clear front-runner right now, people might be surprised by how closely Joel Embiid and Nikola Jokic trail him. Mason asks if Karl Ravechs thoughts on MLB being too old and failing to get with the times are accurate, especially when it comes to baseball purists. Plus, Lindsey hosts a round of Name That Tune: TV Themes and one player completely dominates the game.
HR 2: NBA MVP Debate: 2/10/21
Ramona Shelburne stops by to chime in on the LeBron MVP debate- which she says is NOT a debate at all. She also shares the latest news shes heard about fans returning to games in California. The guys discuss the new Rock N Roll Hall Of Fame nominations and who deserves to make it, then they go through todays news in The Scoop. Producer Lindsey asks the guys if the kids have ruined good old rock n roll and if theyve ever been catfished in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: National Anthem: 2/10/21
Mason & Ireland react to the situation in Dallas, where the Mavs have not been playing the National Anthem before games. Team Owner Mark Cuban joined Rachel Nichols on The Jump to clarify the organizations intentions with the anthem and why they havent been playing it. Also, LeBron is the front-runner in a new ESPN straw poll, but will he be penalized by the Lakers tax and get snubbed again? Plus, Mason shares how hell be getting help with his sports bets, after a Medium reached out to him and offered to help with his energy. (She also said the Lakers are heavy favorites against OKC.)
HR 3: Rams COO Kevin Demoff: 2/9/21
Rams COO Kevin Demoff joins the show after the team unveiled the official Super Bowl LVI logo and the excitement of the big game coming to LA next year. Mason shares a story about MLBs announcement that they will change how the baseballs are made this year, and what it means for home runs. The guys play mean tweets sent to them, read by Boss Amanda and Greg Bergman. Plus, Mason hosts a round of which is bigger in Game of Games.
HR 2: Snoop Dogg should be the Next Super Bowl Halftime Performer: 2/9/21
Kevin Garnett said in an interview with The NY Times that NBA players of 20 years ago couldnt hang in the modern NBA. The guys debate if they think this is true - and how much the game has changed in 20 years. They go through the news of the day in The Scoop and weigh in on whether Snoop Dogg would be a good pick for the next Super Bowl in LA. Producer Lindsey asks if NFL cheerleaders are becoming scarce and plays a clip from Lawyer Cat in Radio Tinder.
HR 1: Lakers win again in OT: 2/9/21
LeBron had an amazing performance last night in the Lakers win over OKC. Mason & Ireland react to LeBrons big game and wonder how hes able to still be this good at this point in his career. Dan Woike of the LA Times stops by to give his thoughts on LeBron and share details of his story about what a number of NBA coaches think about King James amazing season so far. Plus, the guys ask listeners about their favorite pizza chains on National Pizza Day. And an update on Gorilla Glue Girl.
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