ESPN LA: ESPN LA Now
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/18/14
Mark tries to get Mychal to let loose on his son Klay calling out Blake Griffin for his flopping ahead of the Clippers taking on the Warriors in the NBA playoffs. Also, Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak speaks with the media from the Lakers' exit interviews.
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/18/14
Mark & Mychal get into the rumors that Pau Gasol could be interested in going to the New York Knicks to reunite with Phil Jackson. Also, we hear from Mike D'Antoni for possibly the last time as Lakers' head coach.
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/17/14
Mark & Ben get into what's going on with the Dodgers in regards to injuries and the stories surrounding Yasiel Puig's journey to America. The guys listen in to Nick Young talk with the media the only way Swaggy P can. Also, Steve Nash speaks to the media following crosstalk.
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/17/14
Mark & Ben are in as the Lakers are going through exit interviews. We hear from Jordan Farmar who talks about his hope of remaining with the Lakers. Mychal also jumps on to defend his son Klay for saying Blake Griffin is a big time flopper just before the Warriors take on the Clippers.
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/16/14
Mark is still frustrated with the Dodgers TV network not being available outside of Time Warner Cable and is missing getting to hear Vin Scully. Also, Ben thinks the Clippers should go for the 2 seed in the West while Mark thinks they should just bench everyone so they don't win their final game of the regular season.
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/16/14
As the Lakers are set to play their final game of the season against the Spurs, Mark & Ben catch up with Mychal who is in San Antonio to get his thoughts on what the Lakers do from here. Mychal also continues to beg Jabari Parker to declare for the NBA.
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/15/14
Mark & Ramona continue to discuss the story & details surrounding the journey of Yasiel Puig from Cuba to the United States and eventually to the Dodgers. Also, does the NBA need to fix the draft lottery?
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/15/14
Mark & Ramona discuss the story surrounding Yasiel Puig's journey from Cuba to the United States and catch up with Nick Young aka Swaggy P of the Lakers to discuss how he thinks he fits in the Lakers' future plans.
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/14/14
Mark & Ramona discussed the Lakers' final home game of the season which could be Pau Gasol's last game as a Laker. Did he get the sendoff he deserved? Also, could Nick Young or Jodie Meeks be staying with the Lakers past this season?
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/14/14
While Ramona goes off the rails because she hates TV spoilers, Mark is adamant this is the most important week for the Lakers this season as they can increase their odds at getting a top 3 pick with more loses. Mychal joins from Utah where the Lakers need to lose to the Jazz according to Mark.
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/11/14
Mark & Mychal are joined by the Wooden Award winner Doug McDermott and finalists Jabari Parker, Nick Johnson, Russ Smith, Cleanthony Early, Chiney Ogwumike, and LA Athletic Club Outreach Award winner Adreian Payne.
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/11/14
Mark & Mychal discuss 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick firing back at a TMZ report that said he was being investigated for sexual assault, which isn't true according to Miami Police & Kaepernick himself. Mark thinks no one knows what happened yet so everyone needs to hold their judgment.
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/10/14
While Mychal is killing Mark for his opinion that Johnny Manziel is not a top QB in this year's NFL draft, the guys discuss why it seems Pau Gasol won't get a chance for a proper send off after the end of the Lakers' season.
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/10/14
Mychal is ranting about Tiger Woods again, but this time it's about him not being at the Masters which to Mychal means he won't be watching. Mark on the other hand thinks the Masters is always worth watching. Also, has Kevin Durant already been anointed the MVP of the NBA by Lebron James?
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/9/14
Mark & Mychal continue to discuss what Mitch Kupchak had to say about the future of the Lakers after he was given an extension by the franchise, but also get into wedding traditions & how Mark isn't a fan of certain ones.
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/9/14
Mychal is fired up right out of the gate about what Colin Cowherd said about wrestling fans which gets Mark to thinking about trying to take things in stride. The guys also discuss what Mitch Kupchak had to say about Kobe Bryant's involvement in the future of Mike D'Antoni with the Lakers.
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/8/14
Mark & Mychal argue over the drama surrounding the coaches for the Women's National Championship game and whether or not this is being used to market the sport. It leads into an argument about sportsmanship vs. competitiveness in sports.
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/8/14
Following the National Championship game, Mark & Mychal discuss the rumor that came out about Kentucky coach John Calipari possibly being the next coach of the Lakers. Ramona Shelburne jumps on to fill the guys in on if this is legitimate.
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/7/14
Mark & Ramona continue to discuss CP3 getting booed at Dodgers Stadium along with them reacting to Dan LeBatard's article in which he says people need to cut Yasiel Puig some slack given his beginning's in Cuba.
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/7/14
Mark gets into his experience at the newly refurbished Dodgers Stadium and can't believe the change in atmosphere. He & Ramona discuss how it has become a fan & family friendly experience. Also, Chris Paul was at the Dodgers game and got booed again!
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/4/14
Mark & Mychal continue to discuss the breaking news that Yasiel Puig has been removed from the starting line up because he was late to the ballpark. Ramona Shelburne joins from Dodgers Stadium and thinks the bigger deal is Matt Kemp venting his frustrations on not being in the starting lineup.
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/4/14
Mychal is fired up right off the bat by people criticizing Mets' player Daniel Murphy for missing games for the birth of his child. Things escalate quickly as Beto Duran joins Mark & Mychal from Dodgers Stadium and breaks down Yasiel Puig being benched by the Dodgers for being late as it happens live.
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/3/14
Mark makes a plea to Jabari Parker to not stay in school; the Lakers need this draft to be loaded. Also, Ramona gets upset with her Raiders and how they are treating their cheerleaders. Also, during crosstalk everyone gets into all the injuries the Dodgers are racking up.
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/3/14
Mark is fired up about Mets' player Daniel Murphy getting ripped by the NYC media for missing games to be with his wife for the birth of their child. Along with Ramona, Mark discuss why you shouldn't judge anyone for missing work when it comes to family.
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/2/14
Mark & Ramona discuss what the Diamondbacks did to a group of Giant’s fans who had tickets behind home plate; is Arizona classless? Also, Richard Sherman has spoken out in regards to what the Eagles did to Desean Jackson and it is strong.
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/2/14
Mark & Ramona wonder what the Lakers should do with their lottery pick: trade it for a player like Kevin Love or use the pick and try to get Love in free agency. They get Mychal's thoughts while he is on the road with the Lakers and also discuss Jordan Hill more than likely set to move on from the Lakers if Mike D'Antoni remains with the team.
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 4/1/14
Mychal has a very strong reaction to the backlash Kobe Bryant is facing over his comments about Trayvon Martin. Also, Dodgers' first baseman Adrian Gonzalez joins Mark & Mychal to discuss being around Yasiel Puig on & off the field.
ESPN LA Now [hr1]: 4/1/14
Mark & Mychal dish on D'Antoni deciding to play Gasol & Kaman....TOGETHER! Also, it's time to start taking an interest in the Clippers heading into the playoffs. Not to mention, the Steve Mason National Anthem gets ripped to shreds.
ESPN LA Now [hr2]: 3/31/14
Mark & Mychal discuss whether or not Mike D'Antoni has misused Chris Kamen this season after he went off against the Suns. Also did Mike Trout & the Angels do wrong by not signing a longer extension than 6 years?
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