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Apr
18

Dirk Nowitzki
Tom Pennington/Getty ImagesThe Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki joins Scott and Ryen.

Friday, Scott Van Pelt and Ryen Russillo host from the Bristol, CT studios. They'll welcome Heat G Mario Chalmers (1:15 p.m. ET), ESPN Radio's Mel Kiper Jr. (1:30), Warriors F David Lee (2:00), Mavericks F Dirk Nowitzki (2:45), Pacers coach Frank Vogel (3:00) and Nets G Shaun Livingston (3:30).

Today's main topics:

Blake Griffin responds to Klay Thompson

Frank Haith leaves Missouri for Tulsa

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SVP & Russillo TV

Apr
18

Scott Van Pelt and Ryen Russillo
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Continue watching "SVP & Russillo" after the show leaves ESPNEWS. Watch our exclusive webcam from 3-4 p.m. ET. While you're there, chat with the show. See you there! Webcam and chat home »

Show In Review

Apr
17

Nets/RaptorsAdam Hunger/USA TODAY SportsScott Van Pelt and Ryen A. Russillo welcomed the Raptors' DeMar DeRozan to the show.

Thursday, Scott Van Pelt and Ryen Russillo discuss the NBA playoffs, Mel Kiper Jr.'s latest mock draft and much more. Listen to the best highlights of the show below!

Raptors G DeMar DeRozan discusses Toronto's success after the Rudy Gay trade, getting ready for the Nets, his team's style of play and more. Listen

Wizards coach Randy Wittman weighs in on how Washington's veterans have impacted the team's young players, John Wall's leadership, facing the Bulls and more. Listen

Grizzlies coach Dave Joerger gives his takes on Memphis' push to make the playoffs, his team's matchup with the Thunder, Marc Gasol's intelligence and more. Listen

Bobcats coach Steve Clifford comments on when he knew that this season's team was different, preparing to face the Heat, Al Jefferson's importance and more. Listen

ESPN NFL analyst Trent Dilfer dishes on his expectations for Teddy Bridgewater, Blake Bortles, Johnny Manziel and Derek Carr, what the Texans should do with the No. 1 pick and more. Listen

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Apr
16

Shabazz NapierAdam Hunger/USA TODAY SportsScott Van Pelt and Ryen A. Russillo cover the NCAA's expansion of meal allowance for all athletes.

Wednesday, Scott Van Pelt and Ryen Russillo discuss underappreciated athletes, the NCAA's rule changes on meals and snacks and much more. Listen to the best highlights of the show below!

ESPN MLB Insider Buster Olney dishes on the Nationals' pitching, the replay system, Prince Fielder's slow start, the Astros' promotion of George Springer and more. Listen

ESPN NFL Insider Chris Mortensen comments on the perceptions of the top prospects in the draft, the QB class, the potential landing spots for Johnny Manziel, Aldon Smith's future and more. Listen

Show In Review

Apr
15

John CalipariJamie Squire/Getty ImagesScott Van Pelt and Ryen A. Russillo welcomed Kentucky coach John Calipari to the show.

Tuesday, Scott Van Pelt and Ryen Russillo discuss the playoff picture in the NBA, Stanford Steve's belief that dinosaurs weren't real and much more. Listen to the best highlights of the show below!

Kentucky coach John Calipari comments on the Wildcats' loss to Connecticut in the title game of the NCAA tournament, his interview with Bill O'Reilly and more. Listen

76ers G Michael Carter-Williams weighs in on Philadelphia's difficult season, dealing with losing, what winning the Rookie of the Year award would mean to him and more. Listen

White Sox P Chris Sale shares his thoughts on the criticism of his mechanics, how young pitchers are developed, the low expectations for Chicago and more. Listen

ESPN NBA analyst Tim Legler talks about which team is the biggest threat to the Pacers and Heat in the East, the playoff picture in the West, Andrew Bogut's injury and more. Listen

ESPN MLB Insider Tim Kurkjian covers the Braves' lineup, the state of the Cubs, Jose Abreu's potential, Jackie Robinson's legacy, Matt Moore's injury and more. Listen

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Apr
14

J.J. RedickAndrew D. Bernstein/NBAE/Getty ImagesJ.J. Redick talks about his health, Blake Griffin's evolution and Doc Rivers' influence on Los Angeles.

Monday, Ryen Russillo and Adnan Virk preview the NBA playoffs, react to Bubba Watson's win at the Masters Tournament and more. Listen to the best highlights of the show below!

Clippers G J.J. Redick comments on his health, how Doc Rivers has impacted Los Angeles, Blake Griffin's evolution, a potential matchup with the Warriors and more. Listen

ESPN NBA analyst Jon Barry offers his insight on the state of the Pacers, Roy Hibbert's struggles, Hibbert's sensitivity, the Raptors' potential in the playoffs and more. Listen

Scott weighs in on Bubba Watson's Masters Tournament performance, Watson's style of play, Jordan Spieth's class and more. Listen Insider

Show In Review

Apr
11

Jadeveon Clowney, Blake Bortles, and Sammy WatkinsUSA Today Sports, Getty ImagesRyen A. Russillo and Israel Gutierrez talk with Todd McShay about his latest NFL Mock Draft and more.

Friday, Ryen Russillo and Israel Gutierrez discuss the Pacers/Heat game tonight, the Masters, who the 5 best PF's are in the NBA and much more. Listen to the best highlights of the show below!

ESPN Scout Inc. Director of Scouting Todd McShay discusses his latest mock draft, who the 'elite' prospects are this year, why the Browns may take Blake Bortles, which QB is the biggest gamble, which has the best tape and much more. Listen

ESPN Radio's Scott Van Pelt gives his takes on Bubba Watson's performance at the Masters, the course conditions in Augusta, Tiger Woods' absence and more. Listen

ESPN NBA analyst George Karl comments on the Pacers' recent struggles, the Heat's mindset heading into the playoffs, the treatment of coaches and more. Listen

SI's Tom Verducci talks about the scrutiny of Michael Pineda regarding the substance on his pitching hand, Jose Fernandez's dominance, the state of MLB and more. Listen

Former NBA G Steve Smith shares his thoughts on the Pacers' win over the Bucks without their starters, Indiana's recent struggles, what to expect from the Spurs in the playoffs and more. Listen


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