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:
Bold Sports Episode 84. Shannon Sharp, Chris Webber, Randy Moss,
Riverhounds- Played Indy Eleven in the 3rd round of the U.S.Open Cup with a win and lone
goal scored by Kenardo Forbes in the 85th min. Indy 11 had a few really good chances, but the
Hounds Defense and goal tending were on point. The Previous Saturday the 25th, the game
ended in 0-0 tie. This Saturday the Hounds head to Indy to take on the 11 in regular season
International Soccer- Champions League final, Europa?
PGA Tour- last week Kevin NA Won the Fort Worth Invational at -13v with Tony Finau in second
at -9. Spieth was up in the top but struggling in the final round dropped him down T8 at -5.
This week the Tour heads to Jacks Place in Muirfield Village in Dublin Ohio. All your big names
are playing in this one, Tiger Played with Payton Manning in the Pro Am almost had a Hole in
one and spent the round talking about changing their game dealing with injury.
NHL- Stanley Cup Finals the Blues got off to a hot start in first period of game 1 with a two
goal lead early in the second, then the Bruins woke up after a 11 day lay off with 4 unanswered
goals. Game two was hot in the firsts PD then cooled off with good Defense and goal tending
with the Blues Coming out on top 3:51 into OT with as goal.
Evgeny Kuznetsov denies drug use after video of last summer surfaced.
NBA- Finals Start tomorrow Thursday, with Raptors having home Court. In the east Conference
finals the Bucks jumped out to a 2-0 lead then losing the next 4 straight at the hands of Kawhi
Leonard. While the Warriors shout out the Trail Blazers 4-0.
Jimmy butlers summer gig.
Steelers- James Connor feeling that he hasn’t earned anything and is looking to compete for
the starting job and splitting carries, JuJu attended a Concert and was brought up on stage
and Fuck AB chant broke out.
NFL- DeMaurice Smith Executive Director of NFL tells Players to Save Money in case of a work
stoppage in 2021 discussion between the NFLPA and the NFL regrading the CBA are not
hoping well. Bart Star Passed age 85
MLB- a Photographer pays the price on worst first pitch ever, Phillies CF Odubel Herrera is on
Administrative Leave after arrest on Simple Assault Charges on a Domestic incident. Bill
Buckner Passed at age 69,
Pirates – went 1-5 on 6 game home stand last week, with 1 win over Rockies, and dropping 3
straight to Dodgers, then went on the road to Cincy and splitting a double header and the
series 2-2 the Bucs head back home for 7 games for 4 with the Brewers and 3 with the Braves.
Francisco Cervilli is on the 10 Day DL for a injury after being hit with a bat behind the plate.
GM Neil Huntington is try to get the Concussion Protocal changed by allowing ones that
passed to renter the game. Also, the Pirates and Reds Series as been heated and continues
that way with some HBP and Brush Backs. Prom at PNC Park,
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