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Wednesday, November 21, 2012
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Mike D'Antoni
Ryen Russillo says the Lakers looked confident and comfortable with Mike D'Antoni at the helm.

Wednesday, Ryen Russillo talked about the strong words of USC QB Max Wittek, Mike D'Antoni's debut with the Lakers, Jack Taylor's 138-point performance and much more. Listen to the best highlights of the show below!

Big basketball night - Ryen Russillo discusses Mike D'Antoni's debut on the Lakers bench and says the team looked more confident with D'Antoni at the helm. Russillo also says Jack Taylor's 138-point performance isn't as impressive as it may appear on the surface. Listen

Confident words - Ryen Russillo talks about USC QB Max Wittek's "guarantee" and says people need to do a better job of differentiating confidence and a guarantee. Just because a player is confident in his skills doesn't mean he's disrespecting another player or team. Listen

ESPN NFL analyst Jason Taylor discusses what the favorites in the NFL need to do to avoid being upset on Thanksgiving, says Colin Kaepernick is handling the brewing quarterback controversy well and notes that no team has been able to separate itself from the pack at this point in the season. Listen

ESPN the Magazine's Chad Millman talks about Jack Taylor's 138-point performance, forecasts a possible matchup between Notre Dame and Alabama in the national title game and much more. Listen

Pro Football Weekly's Eric Edholm says he wouldn't be surprised to see Jim Harbaugh go with Colin Kaepernick over Alex Smith this week. Edholm adds that Jay Cutler's value to the Bears is being realized during his absence. Listen

ESPN's Michael Wilbon weighs in on Jack Taylor's 138-point game, evaluates Mike D'Antoni's debut with the Lakers and says he's nervous about the Bears' playoff chances. Listen

Grantland.com's Zach Lowe says the Lakers appear to have things back on track. Lowe adds that there are five legitimate championship contenders in the Western Conference, which will translate into an exciting season. Listen