On episode 22 of The Fix Sports Podcast we are shining our HBCU spotlight on C.J. Washington, Bennie Adams, and Courtney Kirkland. These three gentlemen are graduates of Southern University and top notch NBA referees? In HBCU news, top high school football recruit Maurice Robinson chooses Grambling State over Alabama, Florida and other top schools. Pita Taufatofua is Tonga's first Olympic long distance skier will be competing in the 2018 Olympics, Steve Wilkes is the new head coach for the Arizona Cardinals, WWE owner Vince McManhon is bringing back the XFL in 2020, Joseph Ward gave a brief preview of Super Bowl 52, Florida State University quarterback was accused of domestic violence, the 2018 NBA All-Star game is set and ready to go, and LeBron James is the youngest player to reach 30,000 points. In his weekly rant Joseph Ward goes in on the disgusting Larry Nassar former doctor for the US Olympic team, he was sentenced to prison for over 150 sexual assaults. Tune in to get your weekly fix!!
On episode 21 of The Fix Sports Podcast host Joseph Ward puts his HBCU spotlight on Martavious McKnight, a basketball player from the University of Arkansas Pine-Bluff. In HBCU news, former Alabama linebacker Mekhi Brown will be transferring to Tennessee St. after meltdown during national championship game. Joseph gives his perspective on the scuffle between the Rockets and Clippers, he gives a historical nugget profiling the first black player in the National Hockey League, North and South Korea will join forces during the 2018 Winter Olympics, Jamaica will send their women's bobsled team to the 2018 Winter Olympics, he recap's the NFL conference championship games, the Steelers minority owners want Mile Tomlin fired, and he tell us why sports do not heal social injustice issues. His weekly rant was aimed at Stephen A. Smith and white media who portray black players as bad people, thugs and savage athletes. Tune in to hear the podcast!!!
On Episode 20 of The Fix Sports Podcast host Joseph Ward put his HBCU spotlight on Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen, graduate of North Carolina A&T State University. Alabama is the 2018 college football national champions, Donovan McNabb gets fired from ESPN, Shannon Sharpe hits that Cam Newton is a "house negro". Joseph gives a summary of the 2018 NFL playoffs. Is Andy Reid an elite NFL coach? Willie Taggart is hiring a number of black coaches to the Florida State staff, and Lavar Ball criticizes Lakers coach Luke Walton. The weekly rant is aimed at Walt Gill and the "Wet Dream Team". Tune in to hear the podcast.
2018 is here and we are still keeping it real!!! On episode 19 of The Fix Sports Podcast host Joseph Ward put his HBCU spotlight on Shakyla Hill of Grambling State Women's basketball team. Shakyla recorded the fourth quadruple double in NCAA women's basketball history. The Cleveland Cavs faced the Boston Celtics but Isaiah Thomas didn't play, Erin Jackson became the 1st black women's long track skater in Olympic history, the college football playoffs are down to the national championship game, South Dakota State are the 2018 FCS National Champions, UCF wants to be recognized as the national champions because they had an undefeated season, The Cleveland Browns went win less in 2017, and Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis gets a two year contract extension. Is Jimmy Garoppolo really a good quarter back? Who is the best quarterback prospect for this upcoming 2018 NFL draft? John Gruden get a $100 Million dollar contract to coach the Oakland Raiders, and Joseph puts his spotlight on Colin Cowherd and all the people hating on those who challenge the NCAA. Tune in to get your fix!!!
Happy New Year from the Fix Sports Podcast and the Freedom Train Network. On episode 18 of The Fix Sports Podcast Joseph Ward puts his HBCU spotlight on Livingstone College alumna Quanera Hayes, she helped the US Women's 4x400 relay team win a gold medal in the World Championships. Carolina Panthers Head Coach Ron Rivera and star Quarterback Cam Newton are defending Jerry Richardson during his sexual misconduct allegations. Are black people still protesting the NFL? Have sports truly helped to empower the black community or individuals within the community? Do black people really need sports as a means to improve their lives? Joseph gives an update on the college football bowl games, and a weekly update of the NBA standings and scores. Is KD a better player than LeBron? The final weekly rant of the year is aimed at the Dallas Cowboys for another disappointing season. Tune in to hear Joseph go in.