The Kansas City Star's Jesse Newell is joined by C.J. Moore, as the two bring on special guest Nick Elam — inventor of basketball's "Elam Ending." So what is it exactly? And what are some of the positives it could bring to today's game? Elam also talks about how he came up with the idea, speaks about both pros and cons and gives his hopes for his idea after it was adopted by The Basketball Tournament last month.
The Kansas City Star's Tod Palmer and Blair Kerkhoff discuss Day one of SEC Media Days, including commissioner Greg Sankey's remarks and Mizzou and Auburn not switching divisions.
The Kansas City Star's Jesse Newell is joined by C.J. Moore as the two take on KU basketball summer mailbag questions. Which team would make the best non-conference game for the Jayhawks? And will this be Mitch Lightfoot's year to emerge? The two also discuss Bill Self's recruiting record, Devonté Graham's role and the biggest obstacle (besides depth) that the Jayhawks will face next season.
The Kansas City Star's Jesse Newell is joined by C.J. Moore as they discuss the latest with Kansas basketball. How does Josh Jackson fit in as a Phoenix Sun? And should Frank Mason be excited about his opportunity with the Sacramento Kings? The guys also tackle Twitter questions, which includes a look ahead to which Jayhawks might get taken in the 2018 draft.
Kansas City Star reporter Jesse Newell is joined by C.J. Moore as the two discuss the latest with the Kansas men's basketball team on the SportsBeat KC podcast. How much does Svi Mykhailiuk's return help the Jayhawks next season? And was it a surprise he decided to come back? The guys also take on Twitter questions. Will Frank Mason get drafted? And what rule changes would be best for college basketball? The two also banter about who would win in a one-on-one game and talk about Jesse's favorite topic, three-pointers.
Kansas City Star reporter Jesse Newell is joined by C.J. Moore as the two discuss the latest happenings with Kansas basketball. How does Mohamed Bamba's decision to attend Texas change the Big 12 race? And which teams appear to be the biggest challengers to KU in its pursuit of a 14th straight Big 12 title? The two also talk about Dwight Coleby's departure and Svi Mykhailiuk's looming NBA decision before answering reader-submitted Twitter questions.
Kansas City Star reporter Jesse Newell is joined by C.J. Moore as the two discuss the latest with the KU basketball team. Will "small ball" be out in 2017-18? And what should fans expect from graduate transfer Jack Whitman? The two also take Twitter questions and banter about Svi-sus, Trevon Duval, Vegas and Hershey Hawkins.
The Star's Sam Mellinger, Vahe Gregorian, Blair Kerkhoff and Terez Paylor get together after the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft to dissect the Chiefs trade up and selection of Patrick Mahomes II. How risky is it? Did they give up too much Why not Deshaun Watson? They cover it all.
Rustin Dodd and Sam Mellinger break down the Royals' winless road trip and where they go from here.
Kansas City Star reporter Jesse Newell is joined by C.J. Moore as the two discuss the latest with the KU basketball team. What should fans expect from Memphis transfers Dedric and K.J. Lawson? And what about Cal's Charlie Moore? The guys also look back at their preseason wagers and take Twitter questions. Can Devonte' Graham step into a Frank Mason-like role? Will KU stick with "small ball"? Discussion also includes bathroom renovations and fast-food tacos.
One week before the draft, The Star's Terez Paylor, Blair Kerkhoff and Vahe Gregorian get together to dissect the Chiefs' needs (QB? DL? CB) and some intriguing players they could be interested in, including Patrick Mahomes, Dalvin Cook, Christian McCaffrey, Joe Mixon, DeDe Westbrook, Samaje Perine, Malik McDowell, Gareon Conley and more.
Mizzou beat writer Tod Palmer is joined by columnists Blair Kerkhoff and Vahe Gregorian to discuss a momentous 10 days for the Tigers men's basketball program.
Kansas City Star reporter Jesse Newell is joined by C.J. Moore of Bleacher Report as the two discuss the latest with Kansas basketball. What's the best case offseason scenario for the Jayhawks in 2017-18? And will Devonté Graham and Svi Mykhailiuk return? The two also give their final thoughts on KU's season-ending loss to Oregon before answering questions from a full Twitter mailbag.
The Star's Terez Paylor drops in during the middle of free agency to chat with Turron Davenport of Eagles Wire to get the low down on Chiefs receivers coach Greg Lewis and defensive tackle Bennie Logan, both of whom spent 2016 in Philadelphia. The two also chat about the Senior Bowl and prospects (Josh Dobbs?) that might be nice fits for the Chiefs in this year's draft.
Kansas City Star reporter Jesse Newell is joined by C.J. Moore of Bleacher Report as the two discuss the latest with Kansas basketball. What did the Jayhawks do well against Michigan State? And what should fans watch for when KU takes on Purdue? The two also take Twitter questions, discuss Dwight Coleby and conclude with a reading of rap lyrics.
Kansas City Star writer Jesse Newell is joined by C.J. Moore of Bleacher Report as the two discuss the latest with Kansas basketball. Who are C.J.'s picks for all-Big 12? And what should fans look forward to with the Big 12 Tournament? The two also go over Twitter question topics, which include the worst second-round NCAA matchups for KU and Frank Mason IV.
Missouri beat writer Tod Palmer and Kansas City Star college sports columnist Blair Kerkhoff discuss Missouri's decision to fire Kim Anderson and where the program goes from here.
Just weeks after celebrating his 90th birthday, legendary Kansas City Royals scout Art Stewart began his 65th year in professional baseball. On Monday, he joined Kansas City Star columnist Vahe Gregorian and myself for a conversation about his first 64 years in baseball, his days cleaning the bleachers at Wrigley Field as a child in Chicago, and his role in helping the Royals sign Bo Jackson.