The Royals reached the 40-game mark of the season Wednesday night, one-quarter of the season, so beat writer Rustin Dodd, reporter Blair Kerkhoff and columnists Vahe Gregorian and Sam Mellinger analyzed what's gone right and wrong so far.
Jesse Newell, KU beat reporter for The Star, and Bleacher Report's C.J. Moore bring on graduated Iowa State forward Georges Niang to discuss his memories of playing KU over the past four seasons.
Rustin Dodd, Royals beat reporter for The Star, called former beat writer Andy McCullough to talk about the Royals' slow start. They touched on comparisons to the 2014 Royals, Chris Young and more.
Jesse Newell, KU beat reporter for The Star, and Bleacher Report's C.J. Moore invite Appalachian State coach Jim Fox on to talk about releasing KU's Devonte' Graham from his letter-of-intent and memories of 2008's KU-Davidson Elite Eight game when he was an assistant with the Wildcats.
On Tuesday night, the Royals lost 10-7 to the Yankees on a day in which they lost a starting pitcher because of injury, saw their top prospect suspended 50 games for PED use and couldn't win despite Lorenzo Cain's three home runs. Beat writer Rustin Dodd and Sam Mellinger talked it out.
The Chiefs' 2016 NFL draft is in the books, and so is rookie camp. That means it's time to check in with draft analyst Matt Miller from Bleacher Report, who dropped some inside knowledge on the Chiefs' nine draft picks and explained whether he thought the Chiefs got good value.
Sporting Kansas City coach Peter Vermes sat down with The Star's Sam McDowell to discuss a variety of topics about the club, including the key moments leading up to 2013 MLS Cup, the current state of the team and his 10-year plan for the franchise.
Rustin Dodd, Royals beat reporter, talked with columnists Sam Mellinger and Vahe Gregorian about the Royals' recent slide as they headed into Thursday's off day with a 14-13 record and having lost seven of nine games.
Mizzou football coach Barry Odom visited The Kansas City Star and joined the podcast to talk about his philosophy and vision for the program, what happened the first time he stepped into his office, why he's no longer the most famous person from Ada, Okla., and more.
Rustin Dodd, The Star's Royals beat reporter, calls Blair Kerkhoff to talk about the team's 12-8 start following a second straight loss in Anaheim, Calif., on Tuesday. They talk about Mike Moustakas' hot start, Omar Infante's performance at second base and Jarrod Dyson's return following an oblique strain.
KU beat reporter Jesse Newell brings on Bleacher Report's C.J. Moore to discuss potential basketball transfer Derryck Thornton, the possibility of KU playing small with Josh Jackson and C.J.'s undying love for one Jayhawk.
Terez Paylor, The Star's Chiefs reporter, previews the upcoming NFL draft with former NFL coach Jon Gruden, ESPN's Mel Kiper and Louis Riddick and Matt Miller of Bleacher Report.
Royals beat writer Rustin Dodd and columnist Sam Mellinger discuss reliever Joakim Soria's struggles and more in their latest baseball chat.
KU beat reporter Jesse Newell and sportswriter Blair Kerkhoff discuss No. 1 recruit Josh Jackson committing to play at Kansas next season and what the Jayhawks' lineup might look like. Note: Podcast was recorded before Svi Mykhailiuk announced he would return for his junior season.
Royals writer Rustin Dodd calls columnist Vahe Gregorian to talk about the Royals-Astros series in Houston as well as the dramatic NCAA championship game ending and the Masters, both viewed by Vahe, and the Bruce Springsteen concert in Kansas City, viewed by Rustin.
KU beat writer Jesse Newell is joined by Shay Wildeboor of Rivals.com and JayhawkSlant.com to look ahead to next season. They talk about Jayhawks' basketball recruiting, the team's NBA draft entries and more.
Royals writer Rustin Dodd and columnist Sam Mellinger say it's too early to make judgments about the Royals after they started the season by splitting two games with the New York Mets.
The Star's Jesse Newell, Blair Kerkhoff and Vahe Gregorian sat down inside the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Ky., on Wednesday as Maryland held its open practice in advance of the Terps' Sweet 16 game against Kansas on Thursday (about 8:40 p.m. Central on CBS).
On our last Royals podcast, Rustin Dodd promised a bonus segment with The Star's last beat reporter for the Royals, Andy McCullough. Here it is. Rustin calls Andy and they talk baseball ... and more.
The Star's Blair Kerkhoff, in the driver's seat, is joined by passengers Vahe Gregorian and Chris Fickett for a special "on the road" edition previewing KU's first and second round games of the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines, Iowa.
The Star's Rustin Dodd, Sam Mellinger and Pete Grathoff sat down during spring training in Surprise, Ariz., to discuss Yordano Ventura and his path to becoming the Royals' top starting pitcher in 2016, as well as how the 25-man roster is shaping up and more.
Louis Riddick, Bill Polian and Greg Cosell give their impressions of the players the Chiefs held on to in free agency, like Derrick Johnson, Eric Berry and Jaye Howard, and players they let go, like Sean Smith and Jeff Allen.