Rank #1: Shepkowski: Reaction to Cubs press conference (Hour 1)
Nick Shepkowski opened his show by reacting to the press conference of the Cubs brass Tuesday afternoon and how management is handling the suspended shortstop Addison Russell's situation.
Rank #2: Shepkowski: Sahadev Sharma interveiw (Hour 2)
In the second hour, Nick Shepkowski was joined by Sahadev Sharma of the Athletic to break down the Cubs' press conference and whether the PECOTA projections for the team are accurate. They also discussed what the Cubs can still do to improve.
Rank #3: Shepkowski & Herron: Evan Altman, Bruce Levine interviews (Hour 1)
In the first hour of their show, Nick Shepkowski and Anthony Herron talk plenty of Cubs as they're joined by Evan Altman of Cubs Insider and Bruce Levine of the Score.
Rank #4: Shepkowski & Herron: Patrick Finley interview, next Bears Hall of Fame inductee? (Hour 2)
In the final hour of their show, Nick Shepkowski and Anthony Herron are joined by Patrick Finley of the Sun-Times to discuss the Bears and Brian Urlacher's Hall of Fame induction Saturday night. The guys also ponder the question -- who will be the next Bear to get inducted into the Hall of Fame?
Rank #5: Shepkowski: Bob Nightengale interview (Hour 1)
To start off the show, Nick Shepkowski was joined by Bob Nightengale of USA Today to discuss MLB's proposed rule changes and what's going on with free agency. Nightengale also offered a few tidbits about star free agents Bryce Harper and Manny Machado.
Rank #6: Shepkowski: Jay Zawaski talks Blackhawks (Hour 1)
Nick Shepkowski opens his show discussing the Blackhawks' firing of coach Joel Quenneville. Later, he's joined by Bernstein & McKnight executive producer and Blackhawks columnist Jay Zawaski to break down the shocking change.
Rank #7: Shepkowski: Cubs swept by Reds (Hour 1)
In the first hour of his show, Nick Shepkowski talks about the the Cubs' tough loss to the Reds on Sunday, which gave Cincinnati a four-game sweep.
Rank #8: Shepkowski & Herron: 5-year anniversary in Chicago sports (Hour 4)
In the final hour, Nick Shepkowski and Anthony Herron reminisce about a big Chicago sports moment that happened five years ago and weigh in on the Bulls' draft class and rebuild.
Rank #9: Shepkowski: Pete Fuitak talks college football (Hour 2)
In the second hour, Nick Shepkowski is joined by Pete Fuitak of College Football News to dicuss what happened last weekend and what lies ahead as well.
Rank #10: Shepkowski & Herron: Guilty sports pleasure (Hour 3)
Nick Shepkowski and Anthony Herron looked back at the Cubs winning the World Series in 2016 and wondered how Indians fans felt returning to Chicago after that devastating defeat.
Rank #11: Shepkowski & Herron: Terrell Owens snubs Hall of Fame (Hour 3)
Nick Shepkowski and Anthony Herron discuss how Terrell Owens isn't going to his enshrinement ceremony for the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and they're confused why he would do that.
Rank #12: Shepkowski & Herron: Harry Pavlidis interview, Cubs' outlook (Hour 3)
in their final hour, Nick Shepkowski and Anthony Herron were joined by Harry Pavlidis of Baseball Prospectus to discuss the wins projections for Cubs and White Sox. He also discussed whether the Cubs will regress in a positive manner in 2019.
Rank #13: Shepkowski & Herron: Joe Cowley interview, AAF surprises (Hour 2)
In the second hour, Nick Shepkowski and Anthony Herron were joined by Joe Cowley of the Sun-Times to break down the Bulls' woes -- on and off the court -- before digging into whether the Alliance of American Football can be a successful as a supplemental football league.
Rank #14: Shepkowski & Herron: What's the Bulls' plan? (Hour 1)
In the first hour, Nick Shepkowski and Anthony Herron transitioned with Kevin Dziepak and discussed the Bulls' loss to the Wizards and what's next for their long-term future. The guys also dove into whether Zion Williamson will pan out to be an elite NBA player.
Rank #15: Shepkowski & Zawaski: Cubs win, All-Star selections (Hour 1)
During the first hour of their show, Nick Shepkowski and Jay Zawaski the Cubs' comeback win against the Reds on Sunday and which Cubs and White Sox players made the All-Star team.
Rank #16: Shepkowski: Brett Taylor, Kevin Fishbain interviews (Hour 2)
In the second hour, Nick Shepkowski was joined by Brett Taylor of Bleacher Nation to discuss a variety of Cubs topics, including what he expects them to do ahead of the trade deadline Tuesday afternoon. Later, Kevin Fishbain of the Athletic joined the show to discuss the Bears and the continued holdout of rookie linebacker Roquan Smith.
Rank #17: Shepkowski: Should Cubs have re-signed Jake Arrieta? (Hour 1)
Filling in for Laurence Holmes, Nick Shepkowski dives into Jake Arrieta's time in Chicago and whether the Cubs should've brought him back. He also plays sound from Arrieta at the ballpark in his return to Wrigley Field. Later on, he discusses whether the right football game will be played at Wrigley Field in 2020.
Rank #18: Shepkowski & Herron: Stacey Dales on Mitch Trubisky/Bears (Hour 1)
Nick Shepkowski and Anthony Herron are joined by NFL Network reporter Stacey Dales to discuss Bears minicamp, her interview with quarterback Mitchell Trubisky and her love for grocery shopping.
Rank #19: Shepkowski & Herron: Cubs talk, great sports movies (Hour 2)
Nick Shepkowski and Anthony Herron discuss how the Cubs got hot and what they have to do to keep up the high-quality play. Producer Tony Gill doesn't like sports movies, but he hasn't seen most of the greats like "The Natural," "Eight Men Out," "Field of Dreams" and more. So the guys made up a punishment if he doesn't watch "The Program" before the college football season starts.
Rank #20: Shepkowski & Herron: Steve Wyche on NFL anthem protest, Bears (Hour 2)
Nick Shepkowski and Anthony Herron spoke with NFL Network's Steve Wyche about the league owners' decision to force the players to stand for the antherm on the field. Wyche breaks it down and also explains what to expect from Matt Nagy and the Bears this season.