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:
The Coffey Episode. Notables, Red Grange, Lyle Alzado, And Ray
Bourque. Steelers, Marvel Smith.
Riverhounds- won their match over Louisville City 1-0 this past Saturday the hounds are 11th
in the group and have their first home game of the regular season with the Hartford athletic
coming to town this Saturday evening at 7pm. Tix are 2 for $20 with season packages still
PGA Tour- It’s Masters Week!!!! But first, last week was the Valero Texas open in San Antonio
With Canadian Corey Conners taking the win at -20 after making a charge on day 3 and
Finishing strong on the final round hol;d off Charlie Hoffman. This win punched his tix to
Augusta, he tees off at 8:30 Thursday with a full field behind him. Check out the groupings.
This is the true sign of spring.
NBA- D Wade, Dirk and Magic
Steelers- Preseason Schedule is out, first two games are home vwith the Bucs and the Chiefs
coming to Heinz Field, Sunday Night in Nashville and finish up in Carolina. AB attack omen
JUJU, Ryan Clark Calling out AB as well as others around the NFL.
Penguins- Playoffs Started tonight with the Pens lose 4-3 in OT Game One, they have played
well against the Islanders all season. And this should make for a interesting series. Sunday and
Tuesday the Pens host games 3 an 4.
NCAA- Virginia wins the Men’s Championship in its first appearance in a OT Thriller. Instant
Replay became the focus of several debates and though the OB call was overturned and was
correct it was the time it took in making it. Cavilers were bounce last year as a number 1 over
all by UMBC a 16th seed for first time ever.
Baylor holds off ND to win the women’s tournament 82-81, I found the women’s final 4 more
entertaining than the men’s this year. All the games came down to final possessions. Baylor’s
Lauren Cox went down late in the 3rd and the momentum switched and ND came back from
Pirates- Chris Archer Suspended 5 games over his Just a bit inside pitch in the Sunday
Afternoon game against the Reds Dietrich. Puig suspended 2 games as well as reds manager 1
game. The bucs being bucs sweep the reds and then go and lose 10-0 to the cubs, but come
the Bucs won tonight 5-2 in Wrigley.
Lots of surprises in MLB this season but its early
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