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 86. Hines Ward, Eric Green,
Riverhounds- Saturday the hounds ad a 2-2 Draw with the Ottawa Fury at Highmark Stadium,
the hounds had a 2 goal lead ant let up two in the 66th and 69th min of the match. Then,
Wednesday, the hounds wet to Columbus to take on the Crew in the 4th round of the US Open
Cup and took a loss 1-0 Columbus dominated the State lines and was a good experience. In
the last 3 seasons the Hounds have moved on a further round in the cup. This Saturday ther
hounds head to Atlanta United 2 which will be aired on the CW at 7pm or ESPN+.
PGA- Its US Open week at Pebble Beach!!! 3rd most US Opens behind Oakmont, and
Baltusrol, Koepka is looking to become the second 3 peat winner since 1903-05v Willie
Anderson, 156 players, the cut will be 60. Pull stats,
NBA- The Finals got heated up when KD started game 5 in Toronto ten went out in the 2nd qt
with an Achilles pull. The Raptors came back to a lead in the 4th, let it go and down by 1 with
seconds left, the shot was missed by Kyle Lowry. Game 6 is back in Oakland for the last game
ever at Orical Arena.
Stanley Cup- Game 7 between the Blues and Bruins in Boston was this evening with the ???
Winning THE CUP. It was a tough series and the Blues squandered a chance to win at home in
game 6. 42 yr old Zadneo Chara has been playing the last 3 games with a broken Jaw and
Stiller’s- Mandatory Mini Camp is underway with all the players that have been invited to camp
joining in for the last time all together till full on camp. JUJU is now the leader of the WR Core
but expressing that its the team and the WR’s as a core not just him, the OL that has been
together for several years now is suring up their holes and coverages, Devin Bush is getting
work in coverage as well as on the pass rush. No Pads in Mini Camp, they are working on
drills, techniques, and plays, as well as strength and conditioning. Training Camp is July 25
Players report, Public Practice is 26th, and first Pads, is 28th. 15 practices open to the Public,
13 at St Vincents, Andy 1 at Latrobe HS, and 1 at Heinz for Family fest, final practice is Aug
15th at St Vincent. Arthur Moats Retires officially after 9 years in the league, 4 with Bills, $
with Steelers, 1/2c with Cards, 228 tackles, 16.5 sacks, 4 forced fumbles, 4 recoveries, 6
deflections, 1 int. Moats deliver the hit on Farve that took him out of the game with the
Vikings that ended his start streak (297) as a member of the bills.
Pirates- have been on a skid since the first of the month dropping a bunch of games to the
brewers, and a handful to the braves. Th bucs finish up in Miami before heading home for two
with Detroit, and 3 with San Diego. Pitching woes continue. Standings, Archer Trade?
Penguins- Kessel to remain with team.
David Ortiz- shoot in DR
Naming Rights for PNC. 2020 and Hienz 2021, Who should bid an clever names.
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