The Nightwatch

Friday, February 27, 2015

  • February 27, 2015 - Hour: 2
    March is just around the corner, so time to talk college basketball. Is Gonzaga a team that Seattle has adopted? Are they truly an elite program? They've only been to the Elite Eight once since 1999, when they started making the NCAA Tournament every year. Also, Justin plays "Invited to Spring or Predicts it Will Rain" with Tom. Are these rules to speed up the game necessary? Big Papi is not happy about them. Also, can anybody be trained to sing? Peace out!
  • February 27, 2015 - Hour: 1
    Tom Wassell and Justin Myers in. The guys go over a stat called PECOTA, which is similar to the sabermetric stat WAR (wins above replacement). Basically, it said that the Mariners have 2 players (Cano and Felix) that are basically vital to the Mariners chances at the post-season. The guys go over the Mariners roster and check for improvements from last year. Plus Vanderbilt head basketball coach Kevin Stallings loses it with one of his players, threatening to kill him.

Thursday, February 26, 2015

  • February 26, 2015 - Hour: 2
    Former Green Bay Packer Brandon Bostic was on "Monday Morning Quarterback" and talked about the play on the onside kick that changed his life forever. The guys talk about being able to back off from how important sports should be in your life. Is Marshawn Lynch right now a Hall of Famer? How with about 2 more years of his current production? Tom and Justin debate 'the hits versus the b-sides or deep cuts' and which is better. Also favorite breakfast foods.
  • February 26, 2015 - Hour: 1
    Tom Wassell and Justin Myers in. What makes someone an NFL Hall of Famer? Some in the media (Mel Kiper Jr.) think Russell Wilson will be a Hall of Famer QB after only 3 seasons in the league. Callers weigh in on who they think a HOF is. Justin argues that it's a player who was the best at their position in their prime.

Monday, February 23, 2015

  • February 23, 2015 - Hour: 2
    The guys talk Mariners, with full squad workouts under way. We hear more about Jesus Montero and his dramatic weight loss. Will a baseball player ever pull a Doug Baldwin? Would you like to see a player like say Dustin Ackley just go off? Ans Marshawn Lynch is trademarking "I'm here so I won't get fined."
  • February 23, 2015 - Hour: 1
    Tom Wassell and Justin Myers in. The NFL Combine wrapped up and Justin wonders why people even watch it. Tom says it's reality TV for sports fan, but Justin says he's bored to tears by it. Callers weigh in on why they watch it. Plus A-Rod tries to be apologetic, but the guys just can't accept it.

Friday, February 20, 2015

  • February 20, 2015 - Hour: 2
    The guys talk about the long-awaited Floyd Mayweather/Manny Pacquiao fight finally happening, but is it anti-climactic at this point? It could be quite a blow to Mayweather if he loses though. It's the 35th anniversary of the 'Miracle on Ice' 1980 Olympic hockey team. The guys discuss its importance, not just in sports. What is the most historic sporting event you would like to have been in attendance at?
  • February 20, 2015 - Hour: 1
    The final 3-headed monster show. Tom Wassell, Justin Myers and Andy Bunker in his final show on 710 ESPN Seattle. The guys talk about Jesus Montero who has slimmed down and has a chance to salvage his career. Of course the show goes off the rails and Ninja Turtles and Karate Kid get brought up. Baseball is trying to speed up the game and the guys toss out their ideas. Plus, the guys talk about Michael Jordan's new golf course.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

  • February 19, 2015 - Hour: 2
    If Chargers and Raiders end up sharing a stadium, it could cause a division shift, moving the Seahawks back to the AFC. Were those rivalries better than these current ones? Plus, we go over a list on the top 10 sports rivalries and Seattle/San Francisco didn't make the list. Callers weigh in on which rivalries they prefer.
  • February 19, 2015 - Hour: 1
    Tom Wassell and Justin Myers in. Russell Wilson continues to endear himself to fans by posting an unscripted video to address the final minutes of the Super Bowl. He knows how to handle the media and control his message. Tom mentions fiefdom. Also, with the Raiders and Chargers possibly sharing a stadium means the AFC may need to realign. Would you want the Seahawks to move back to the AFC?

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

  • February 18, 2015 - Hour: 2
    Larry Fitzgerald re-signs with the Arizona Cardinals, dashing Seahawks fans hopes of him in a Hawks uni. Also can a 'B-type' of running back be able to keep the Seahawks in Super Bowl contention? Also, Dave Cameron isn't a big fan of Nelson Cruz playing his home games at Safeco Field, but is he being a little harsh on how much the park will effect him?
  • February 18, 2015 - Hour: 1
    The 3-headed monster (Tom Wassell, Justin Myers, and Andy Bunker) is in! The NFL Combine is underway and it's a spectacle to some, boring to others. Andy and Justin differ on the entertainment value of it. Tom argues we should forgive Roger Goodell after watching a 'vine' today. Andy says his bungling of the Ray Rice situation is unforgivable. Safeco Field gets into some hitters' heads as Eric Byrnes admitted on "Danny, Dave and Moore".

Monday, February 16, 2015

  • February 16, 2015 - Hour: 2
    How successful would NHL hockey be in a market that didn't grow up with hockey? Also, would the Mariners winning the World Series be as big of a deal as the Seahawks winning the Super Bowl? Was Kevin Durant's rant against the media something inspired by Marshawn Lynch's handling of his media obligations? Also, did you see the SNL 40th anniversary special? What was your favorite era of the show?
  • February 16, 2015 - Hour: 1
    Tom Wassell and Justin Myers in. How important is Marshawn Lynch not only to the Seahawks, but Russell Wilson? The guys debate comments from Shannon Sharpe who says Wilson isn't a Top 12 QB without Lynch. Also, someone photoshopped a "Back to the Future" meme saying today was the day in 2015 that Marty McFly traveled to (he's wrong, it's in October). How would hockey fare in Seattle?

Thursday, February 12, 2015

  • February 12, 2015 - Hour: 2
    The topic continues. What is your wishlist for the team besides locking up Wilson and Lynch to contracts? Callers to continue to weigh in on things. Also who has the most leverage when it comes to getting a new contract on the Seahawks roster? Is Tiger Woods struggling actually a good thing for golf fans? Justin says yes and explains why.