Matt and Steve are bringing you this week’s news and updates in Pittsburgh sports. From NCAA hoops coverage to major league content for NFL, NHL, and MLB, if it’s happening in (or in some cases affecting) Pittsburgh, this is where you’ll find out about it. If you’re a fan of soccer or golf, Matt and Steve have some highlights there as well.
This week’s show notes:
Riverhounds- played Duquesne and was a 0-0 draw Friday night, and the University of
Charleston was 0-0 draw. This week end, the Hounds have Pitt @ Ambrose Field @7pm
Friday Night and Bethlehem Steel Sunday @2 PM. The Hounds have yet to allow a goal, last
season they had the lowest GAA average in the USL.
Steelers- AB and Art Rooney II met finally in Miami, Joined by Kevin Colbert and Omar Kahn,
and Agent Drew Rosenhaus , Rosenhaus was told by the Steelers that He Nor Brown was not
allowed to work out any deal, it was being run by the Steelers, He is Under Contract for 3
more seasons, He has NO More Guaranteed Money left on his contract. AB is looking for more
UP Front Money.. his only leverage is hold out. But the Steelers hold all the cards in this trade.
So Mr. Big Chest is getting his wish
PGA Tour- J.B. Holmes won this past weekend at Riviera Golf Club in the Pacific Palisades.
Justin Thomas came in a close Second -1 and the tournament came down to the final 3 holes.
This weekend the PGA goes to Mexico, for the WGC-Mexico Championship, All you Big name
including Tiger will be in this match. PGA after this heads to Puerto Rico Open, then into the
Florida Swing gearing up for the Masters.
The Rivers Casino— took 9.5 Million in Bets at the Sports Book in the month of January . The
is the Most in the State of the 5 Sports Books.
Pitt Hoops- Winless in the past 9 ACC Games takes on GT tomorrow at 9pm, (espn+) then
Have Clemson coming here next Wednesday . Tix are actually hard to get despite loosing.
Duquesne Hoops- A nice win over GW last Saturday, next week, George Mason , this Saturday
.. Dukes find themselves in 6th in A-10, at 8-5 but the leaders is 11-2 (VCU) not that far off.
Bobby Mo Hoops- Second in Northeast Conference- fell a spot after 3 losses in a row. Dukes
have Liu Brooklyn and St Francis coming to town this week.
Penguins- Loss to Calgary, and a nice win over the Rangers and Devils this week. Malkin had
4 goals in two days, Sick Spin-o-rama goal. The Pens have the Sharks this Thursday at home
then head to Philly for a Saturday Night *pm games. Pens are 3rd in Division 3 points ahead of
the Blue Jackets in the division. (game after Flyers) 7th in Conference .
Pirates- Opemn up Grapefruit League this Saturday with the Phills, the get strong with Marlins,
and Bo Sox. One Week of squad workouts and right into it. Jameson Taillon named opening
day Starter, and Archer named Home Opener Starter.
Manny Machado- 300 Million to Padres, Bryce Harper stil unsigned.
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