GDG rundown for the weekend of Apr. 28th-30th

by Gameday Gold Staff | April 28, 2017 12:26 am

One thing’s for sure.  There’s a lot to discuss across the world of sports.  Eric and Larry bring the news from the Downtown Minneapolis studio to you, the listening audience.  The Wild are done earlier than expected.  The Twins have turned things toward the positive again.  GDG’s own Tom Tuttle joins the program to chat about both of those squads.  We get a different perspective with NFL Draft weekend underway.  The NBA Playoffs have some juicy storylines going as they head toward the second round.  Adrian Peterson finds a new backfield.  Will we hear anything on the status of Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater?  Plus, it’s everyone’s favorite sport…Road Construction!

 

A Game Everyone Can Play…But Doesn’t Want To

Segment 1: There’s a new niche sport out there.  You may not know about it, but you’re an active participant.  Welcome to the stadium of…road construction!  Eric and Larry go through the trials and tribulations of roaming around the Twin Cities.  Plus, we hear a unique perspective about what happens to an NFL prospect after they get drafted.

 

Royal Blues & A.P.’s New Home

Segment 2: As the Twins head into Kansas City, we hear about some recent disastrous results coming from the Royals dugout.  After that, Adrian Peterson has found a job.  What does his signing mean for the New Orleans Saints?  Can the team from the Bayou get a boost back into playoff contention?

 

Hoops’ Second Season

Segment 3: The NBA postseason is winding down its first round.  Where does the league stand with Golden State and Cleveland resting up for their next opponents?  Does this intrigue you?  Are they in better position than the Stanley Cup Playoffs?

 

Wild Burial: GDG’s Tom Tuttle Recaps the Short Postseason Run

Segment 4: The Wild are out before they could get started.  The guys welcome in GDG COO Tom Tuttle as they pick up the pieces from the team’s disappointing first round playoff exit against St. Louis.  They also give their takes on current coach Bruce Boudreau and former coach Mike Yeo.

 

Tom Tuttle and the Guys Look Into the Twins’ Road Success

Segment 5: The Twins found some good swings in Texas after struggling at Target Field.  The GDG trio turn to the diamond to chat about the home nine.  What’s happened to Kyle Gibson?  Is Phil Hughes finding his old, successful form?  Can Byron Buxton ever get the bat going?  And how does the rest of the AL Central look?

 

A Curious Case for the Vikes

Segment 6: Almost eight months ago, Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater severely injured his knee.  Since then?  Who really knows?  Our hosts discuss the actual silence surrounding Bridgewater’s condition.  Then, they get back into their thoughts on everything surrounding the NFL Draft.

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