The Spirit Squad returns as we welcome former WWE tag team champion and OVW original JOHNNY JETER to the show! Johnny and I chat during our live OVW fantasy football draft as we make our picks LIVE through the entire draft. Listen as we give our thoughts on the players taken, our picks, and chatting a little bit of pro rasslin' as well. Johnny has a great Ric Flair story and talks about some of the moments during his OVW and WWE career. One of the best workers in the heyday of OVW, the San Diego native is also a huge sports fan and we talk about both in this rare chat with a great guy...a really fun listen!
Manager extraordinaire, Chicago native, and tortured Bears fan JOEY EASTMAN joins the show! Fantasy football is here as I draft Joey's big money team for him and THEN together, we dissect the picks! We talk about his draft, the picks I made,chat room trash talk, the Bears qb history, and his love of fantasy football. Then we get into some wrestling talk! We discuss Joey's duties and vision as a booker, his booking duties for the infamous Sydney Bakabella, the time he wrestled a giant chicken, and MANGY FRANK! An episode with fantasy football, pro wrestling and Joey Eastman...what more could you ask for??? With Joey as a guest, this is a can't miss episode!
The Spirit Squad's own KENN DOANE is this week's special guest. Kenn and I are not only fellow Massachusetts natives, former OVW, WWE, and Killer Kowalski alum, but also huge sports fans! Kenn shares his thoughts on the Kyrie Irving-Isaiah Thomas trade and then we deep dive into the upcoming fantasy footnball season! Join us as we both prepare for this years OVW league draft. Kenn is a first time fantasy football player, but a lifelong diehard Boston sports fan and we talk about his plans to dominate our draft this Tuesday. We also discuss his love for the Patriots, the AFC East, if the Patriots will go 19-0, and why Kenn thinks Gronk could get traded! One of the smoothest and best pure workers there is, Doane shows why as knowledgable as he is in the ring, he's equally talented in his knowledge of sports. Check out Kenn and I as we help you prepare for YOUR fantasy football season!
aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaahhhhhhhhhhh....He's Romeo, Im Antonio and finally, the Heart Throbs re-unite!!! Romeo Roselli makes his long awaited appearance on the show and he holds nothing back when talking about his beloved New York Mets! We also touch on sports injuries, athletic training, staying in top physical shape in your 30's, the Red Sox, the upcoming football season and so much more. Check out the Heart Throbs like you've never heard them before...talking sports! It's a fun, insightful interview that we know you will enjoy. Check it out and see how truly great it is to live a Heart Throb life!
Antonio, Mark and special guest co-host Flex Rumblecrunch welcome YouTube sensation and all-around nice guy Grim, from the wildly popular Grims Toy Show! Antonio and Flex speak with Grim about his multiple shows and their origins, how he broke I to wrestling, and his amazing action figure collection. But before, Antonio and Mark talk about the recent happenings in Major League Baseball, fantasy football conundrums, and Antonio's latest voyages and travels. He also tells of his protogé, Thomas Santell, and his recent matches. A fun listen as always with a great insight into fantasy happenings and the YouTube phenomenon and awesomely talented person that is Grim-check it out!
This week, "Smart" Mark Sterling sets up an interview between Antonio and MMA Star, Notorious Nick Newell. They talk about him being ringside as a kid for wrestlemania in Hartford with Pam anderson and Jenny McCarthy, how he loved diesel, when he arm wrestled Kerry Von Erich, wrestling in college and his mma career. This guy is an inspiration!
Fantasy sports gets extreme as Antonio welcomes good friend TOMMY DREAMER! The innovator of violence talks the leagues he and Antonio are both in, a trade offer the Promise didn't respond to, Adam Jones, our favorite baseball players and the time Romeo almost crippled Tommy! Antonio and Mark also talk Gregory Polanco's latest trip to the dl, Kyrie Irving and liberties being taken by certain "professional" wrestlers. Finally, out segment of the week features Antonio's longtime league mate and fan of the show JODY! Jody talks about their wild football league and the characters in it, his NL team, and his brothers Boy Scout pic. A wild and wacky show as usual and a super fun listen-check it out!
"SMART" MARK STERLING is back! He and Antonio are reunited and your ears will feel so good! They discuss Antonio's trip to Miami as he attended the MLB home run derby and All-Star game. They then go in depth on the Conor Mcgregor/Floyd Mayweather press tour including Antonio's thoughts on what people are saying. The focus then shifts to second half breakouts and buy low MLB players to target and we talk some FANTASY FOOTBALL! Finally, Flex Rumblecrunch is back talking about the newest additions to his burgeoning wrestling figure collection. A jam packed show that gets your Monday started with a smile and some laughs and great fantasy insight and opinions!
This week Antonio's good friend and FSWA and FSTA fantasy sports Hall of Famer Lenny Melnick joins the show! Lenny was among the first fantasy personalities to appear on national television, and, in the early '90s, among the first to host a fantasy-focused radio show which introduced Antonio to the world of fantasy sports. He was an original member of LABR and Tout Wars, and a title winner in both. Lenny has appeared on many sites and media outlets, including FantasyPros911, SiriusXM, This Week In Baseball and has his own daily podcast and site on Lennymelnickfantasysports.com. Lenny shares his incredible knowledge of pro wrestling dating back to watching as an 8 yr old in Brooklyn on Friday nights. He tells of his love for the Graham Brothers, Madison Square Garden shows, Pat O'Connor, Buddy Rogers and more! Plus he and Antonio talk second half MLB breakout players to target! Join Lenny on an amazing trip down memory lane in this incredible pisode unlike any other!
Catch up with some baseball with Antonio Thomas as he starts off the show this week with some fantasy advise. Next we visit again with Antonio's Mom to hear her thoughts on Lavar ball and a few other things. Finally, Antonio sits down with Slyk Wagner Brown as they chat sports and wrestling and Slyk tells his story.