Listen to Hang Up and Listen with Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin:
In this week’s episode of Slate’s sports podcast Hang Up and Listen, Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Lindsay Gibbs of ThinkProgress to talk about Baylor’s thrilling 1-point win over Notre Dame as well as the teams’ head coaches, Kim Mulkey and Muffet McGraw. Sports Illustrated’s Chris Ballard also joins to discuss how Giannis Antetokounmpo became the (probable) NBA MVP. Finally, Slate’s Jim Newell assesses Donald Trump’s lying and cheating on the golf course.
Here are links to some of the articles and other items mentioned on the show:
• Gibbs’ ThinkProgress piece “Muffet McGraw Is Done Hiring Men.”
• The website Swish Appeal on Baylor coach Kim Mulkey’s politics.
• Ballard’s Sports Illustrated cover story on Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks.
• Per Rick Reilly’s new book, Donald Trump is a big cheater on the golf course.
Hang Up and Listen’s weekly Ted Virtues:
Josh’s Ted Virtue: A short history of setting baseball infields on fire.
On this week’s Slate Plus bonus segment, Stefan, Josh, and Sports Illustrated’s Chris Ballard discuss the state of the Golden State Warriors as they go for their fourth NBA title in five years.
Podcast production and edit by Patrick Fort.
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