NBC Sports’ Ahmed Fareed stops by to brainstorm ways to make baseball a more entertaining product just in time for Opening Day. Removable walls and borrowed soccer rules are just some of the ideas we have to up the fun quotient of the game.Intro/Outro “I’ve Got to Use My Imagination” by Gladys Knight and The Pips Get full access to There R Giants at rogermunter.substack.com/subscribe
Doc Emrick, P.K. Subban, Notah Begay, Ahmed Fareed, and Laurie Hernandez
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Lunch Talk Live with Mike Tirico from Monday 4/13(2:30) Mike catches up with Ahmed Fareed on what the Lions could do with the #3 pick, what we learn from watching classic games on TV, and why he's fascinated with the TV commentators' backgrounds.(11:15) The great Doc Emrick gives a tribute to the real heroes during this pandemic, why jumping straight to the postseason could be tough, and explains why the end-of-series handshake would be sorely missed.(30:40) Notah Begay talks about the crisis that the Navajo Nation faces during the COVID-19 pandemic.(39:30) Devils defenseman P.K. Subban on working out at home with Lindsey Vonn, hosting an NHL Trivia show, and why the NHL should adopt a 31-team playoff format.(47:15) Olympic champion gymnast Laurie Hernandez on her memories from Rio, and the uncertainty in gearing up for Tokyo
On the latest Giants Insider Podcast, Alex Pavlovic is joined by Ahmed Fareed as they discuss how MLB will fix the schedule, if a shortened season will affect certain clubs and why change isn’t necessarily a bad thing for baseball. Plus, would you like a mid-season tournament for the MLB? (5:06) How does MLB solve the schedule problem?(6:45) Should baseball have a midseason tournament? (16:10) Why change isn’t a bad thing for baseball(19:23) What are Ahmed’s thoughts on the Giants (22:34) What are some new things Giants have planned this year?
With the LA Sevens less than a week away our favorite NBC Sports host, Ahmed Fareed finally makes his debut on The Scrum Down. Alex and Ahmed catch us up on everything we need to know before kickoff in Los Angeles (2:20). After, Alex breaks down each pool and of course gives us his predictions (7:35). To end, Sevens in the United States is examined and Alex explains why it has been able to achieve so much success (19:35)
Ray is joined by NBC Sports Bay Area's Ahmed Fareed to discuss the Giants' GM search, the departure of David Bell, potential free agent signings and the overall direction of the franchise. Ray gives his thoughts and predictions for the Dodgers-Red Sox World Series.Follow Ray on Twitter: @RayWoodson925Listen to more local sports podcasts like thisbluewirepods.com