Brian Edwards is back with a new episode of the Games Galore Podcast and on this episode, he's joined by Jason Floyd of TheMMAReport.com and Radio Influence. Their conversation ranges from future college football betting lines, this weekend's UFC Fight Night card in New York, college basketball news, and the NBA Finals.
At the beginning of the podcast, Brian starts to discuss the over/under win total numbers for the Florida State Seminoles and the South Carolina Gamecock. Brian gets Jason's take on what's going on in Tallahassee with the Seminoles and Brian breaks down the Gamecock schedule. He tells you his thought on how many games South Carolina could win this upcoming season and discusses other future college football lines.
Up next, Brian turns his attention to the UFC and what happened last weekend in Liverpool between Darren Till and Stephen Thompson. Brian find out how Jason scored the fight and they end up previewing Friday's UFC Fight Night card in Utica, New York. Jason tells you how he's interested in the main event and both Brian and Jason tell you who they like to win in the main event.
Following the UFC talk, Brian turns the page over to college basketball. He talks about some of the players that have elected to return to their college team instead of entering the NBA Draft. And speaking of the NBA, Brian ends the podcast by discussing the NBA Finals and you can check out his preview piece on the matchup between the Cavs and Warriors on Vegas Insider.
Jason Floyd of The MMA Report and RadioInfluence.com joins Brian and Har-bo in the first segment to discuss Conor McGregor and the aftermath of his unfathomable behavior last week in Brooklyn. Jason and Brian agree that Khabib Nurmagomedov is justified in being listed as the favorite, and Floyd informs us that November is the likely date for this showdown for the lightweight strap.
In Segments 2 & 3, Brian and Har-bo discuss a number of items, including more UFC talk. Brian reveals the Game 1 odds for the NBA Playoffs, which get started on Saturday. Purdue center Isaac Haas has had a really bad day and we delve into his nightmare. We also hit on the FBI's investigation into corruption in college basketball, our heartbreak with Michigan's loss that was single-handedly delivered by "Donte The Great and much more. Tune in & enjoy!
March Madness is here and the first full slate of games will go down shortly after noon Eastern on Thursday and last until past midnight. Brian is here to discuss the 2018 NCAA Tournament, revealing who he likes to cut the nets down. Also, Christopher Smith of SECCountry.com joins us to help break down every NCAA and NIT game involving SEC schools. Games Galore 35 is here to get you ready to fill out your bracket!
Games Galore 34 gets off to a running start with Brian hitting on some of today's afternoon action and his 5-0 sweep of last night's college hoops card. He goes in on Mark Fox briefly and a few other issues like Arizona vs. ESPN. Maybe Sean Miller is innocent?! Our featured guest is GambLou, one of the world's premier UFC experts, especially as it relates to gambling. G-Lou shares plenty of UFC 222 opinions and we touch on some future fights and the Jon Jones saga.
Then after the GambLou segment, B.E. runs solo down the stretch by hitting on subjects like the Gators, Nebrasketball, Michigan, Joe Lunardi's latest and a detailed breakdown of how UGA's Mark Fox fumbled the ball for his team and his tenure at Stegeman Coliseum last night. After a brief hiatus, the Games Galore pod is back up in your program tonight! Enjoy.
P.S.: If you aren't into the UFC, simply listen to the opening segment and then fast forward to my final segment (1Hour, 2 Minutes) wrapping things up.
Football season is over, so the Games Galore 33 conversation centers around college hoops, the NBA trade deadlines and the latest UFC news. Brian and Harbo talk about how bad Floyd Mayweather would get beaten down in the Octagon by Conor McGregor if a potential rematch with MMA rules materializes. We also hit on rumors of Nate Diaz facing Tyron Woodley and the new matchup between Frankie Edgar and Brian Ortega. In terms of hoops, Brian thinks Richard Pitino is in trouble at Minnesota and Mark Fox better manufacture a strong run to finish the regular season in Athens. Other topics included #Nebrasketball, Washington as an underdog tonight at Oregon and much more. Get your Games Galore fix on right now!
Brian and Harbo fly solo for the entire show.....except for a last-second guest who makes her G-Galore debut (Jodi LaRode-Rosenau) to help her husband figure out a total for Brian's consumption of Budweiser bottles (12 oz. variety) on Super Sunday. Before Jodi's spectacular appearance, Brian breaks down his annual Super Bowl strategy, which entails a plan for your bankroll and the manner in which you should approaching betting on props if you choose to do so.
There's plenty of hoops convo as well, as we hit on Nebraska's scorching-hot ATS run, the bubble teams from the SEC and elsewhere, a key injury for Miami and a healthy Bryce Aiken helping Harvard right the ship. We also get into the UFC and Eryk 'Ya Boi' Anders's main-even fight vs. Lyoto Machida in Brazil on Saturday night. Also, the odds are out for Miocic-Cormier at UFC 226.
Get your Games Galore fix with all sorts of betting news, gambling options, props, injuries, opinions and even a 'Muggsy' Bogues name drop.
Brian goes solo in the opening segment of GG 31, hitting on New England's comeback win over Jacksonville and the Gators' win at Rupp Arena. Harbo and Brian briefly hit on UFC 220, as Daniel Cormier and Stipe Miocic defended their belts in Boston. Next, SECCountry.com's Christopher Smith joins the show to talk SEC hoops. Finally, in the closing segment, Jay Greeson, the co-host of Press Row on ESPN Chattanooga (105.1 FM) from 3-6 p.m. Eastern Monday-Friday who is also a columnist for the <EM>Chattanooga Times Free Press, gives a few opinions on tonight's NBA card. Brian and Jay also delve into the Cavaliers' dysfunction, Mark Fox and UGA's recent struggles, the current state of the John Calipari's Kentucky Wildcats and the greatness of Trae Young. Get your fill of hoops convo by listening to Games Galore 31 with Brian, Harbo, Christopher and Jay.
The Games Galore 30 podcast features a pair of guests, including VegasInsider.com's Tony Mejia and Jason Floyd of The MMA Report and RadioInfluence.com. Brian and Tony break down Saturday's college basketball card and hit on the two NFL games for Sunday. Jason and Brian discuss the latest talking points in mixed martial arts, including Bellator 193, UFC 220 and UFC 223. Brian closes the show with a solo segment hitting on a number of topics. Don't make any bets for this huge sports weekend until you listen to the 30th edition of the Games Galore podcast!
Brian and Har-Bo fly solo today and re-cap the bowl season. Pat Fitzgerald and Mark Stoops pulled a Dumb & Dumber impersonation with their coaching mistakes at crunch time of the Music City Bowl. Brian lets both coaches have it for those knucklehead mistakes. He also lets himself have it for a horrible bowl season, but at least he's on fire in college hoops right now. Lots of college hoops talk is on the agenda as well, in addition to UGA-Alabama and much more.