"Men With Brooms" with Matt Sussman (@suss2hyphens)
Big Screen Sports - The Sports Movie Podcast
No, it's not just a rock. It's time to talk curling on Big Screen Sports with the cult classic "Men With Brooms." Writer & curling die-hard Matt Sussman (Baseball Prospectus) joins to break down the significance of burning a stone, emotional speeches, and a truly under-appreciated film as a whole. 5:00 - Announcing DCOM December16:40 - Significance of Touching a Stone21:00 - Best Scenes32:30 - Can a Stone Break?45:15 - Mishandling The Romance Story56:05 - Ultimate Father/Son Moment1:02:20 - A Good 30 for 30?Blue Wire thanks our partners for this week: Indochino, go to indochino.com and use promo code BLUEWIRE for $30 off your total purchase of $399 ore more.Harrys, redeem a Harry's trial set at Harrys.com/BlueWireRoman, for a free online visit & free two-day shipping go to GetRoman.com/BlueWireFollow Matt on Twitter @suss2hyphens.Remember to subscribe, rate, & review. You can follow the podcast on Twitter @Big_ScreenSport & Instagram @bigscreensportspod Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
Ep. 63: MLB Writer Matt Sussman is a Curling Zealot!
Just Not Sports
Baseball Prospectus writer MATT SUSSMAN loves curling ... and he even has a world ranking to prove it. Starting at 35:00 we go deep on the nuances of the game, TV's newly expanded curling coverage, comparisons to "broom ball" and his own Olympic aspirations. Plus, we start the pod by talking about the sports world's reaction to the first week of the Trump presidency.
Episode 222 Matt Sussman has distinguished himself for his excellent Twitter feed (@suss2hyphens), but who is Matt Sussman really? That’s merely one of the questions left unanswered — left unasked, really — on this edition of FanGraphs Audio. Don’t hesitate to direct pod-related correspondence to @cistulli on Twitter. You can subscribe to the podcast via […]