by Gameday Gold Staff | June 15, 2017 9:56 pm
The skies cleared up to provide beautiful conditions for a ballgame. Eric and Larry took advantage of that to broadcast this week’s show from Target Field. Of course, the Twins are front and center right now. We hear about their continued success and the odd way they’ve sustained it. Which teams were crowned Stanley Cup and NBA champions? Then, Vikings mode kicks into gear. We hear from QB Sam Bradford, WR Stefon Diggs, and DE Everson Griffen as the team gets back on the field. Then, Viking legends will soon be honored and Lynx stars are piling up the recognitions.
Road-Dog Twins Look for More Bite at Home
Segment 1: The Twins are back in town after another successful road trip. But did the home woes continue? The guys talk about the team’s perplexing home/road splits, including an offensive showcase from Tuesday night.
Segment 2: The NHL and NBA finished their respective seasons earlier this week. Our hosts recap Pittsburgh’s repeat as Stanley Cup champions. Then, they wrap up Golden State’s return to the top of the NBA mountain. Could the Finals trilogy have a fourth installment next year?
A Diss? A Taste. An Anxious Feeling?
Segment 3: Now that the Warriors are NBA champs, will they make that annual trip to the White House? After that, the fellas explain the growth and impact of the Taste of the NFL. And is Minneapolis ready to host their second Super Bowl?
Back in the Swing: GDG Talks with Members of the Vikings
Segment 4: Speaking of the NFL, the smell of Mini Camp is in the air. Larry sat down with a trio of Vikings (Sam Bradford, Stefon Diggs, and Everson Griffen) as they get the wheels in motion preparing for the 2017 season.
Purple Pride for the Newest Ring of Honor Inductees
Segment 5: There will be two new members of the Vikings Ring of Honor. Randy Moss and Ahmad Rashad will be inducted this season. Eric and Larry describe the impact of these two legends on the field.
Lynx Keep on Rollin’
Segment 6: The Lynx continue their torrid start. The guys tell us about the team’s motivation, as well as some well-earned accolades for a couple of team members. Plus, the Twins host their first-ever Draft Party.
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