Heard in the Herd

May
22

James HardenAP Photo/Rick BowmerBrian Windhorst tells Colin about the Rockets' defeat in Game 2, Kyrie Irving's health and much more.

ESPN NBA Insider Brian Windhorst covers the Rockets' Game 2 loss to the Warriors, Kyrie Irving's injury and the appearances of players' children at news conferences. Windhorst NBA Lockdown »

Liberty coach Bill Laimbeer comments on what it takes for big men to succeed in the NBA, LeBron James' abilities and New York's hiring of Isiah Thomas as team president. Laimbeer

ESPN NFL analyst Herm Edwards discusses the adjustments to the extra point and the likelihood that teams will attempt two-point conversions more often due to the changes. Edwards Football Today »

Colin shares his thoughts on James Harden's performance in Game 2 of Rockets-Warriors and Houston's choice to refrain from calling a timeout in the final possession. Listen

Best of May 22

May
22

Colin gives his takes on James Harden's performance in the Rockets' Game 2 loss to the Warriors and more.

Heard in the Herd

May
21

Mitch KupchakAP Photo/Nick UtMitch Kupchak tells Colin about the Lakers' plans with the No. 2 pick in the NBA draft and much more.

Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak comments on his team's plans for the No. 2 pick in the NBA draft, the outlook for L.A., Kobe Bryant's involvement in selecting draft picks and Bryant's future. Kupchak NBA Lockdown »

Former NFL K Jay Feely offers his insights on the NFL's handling of Deflategate, how Tom Brady has dealt with the situation and the impact of the adjustments to the extra point. Feely Football Today »

ESPN NFL analyst Tedy Bruschi weighs in on the Patriots' decision to refrain from appealing the penalties for Deflategate and whether Tom Brady feels angry about the situation. Bruschi

TV writer Bill Carter gives his takes on David Letterman's final show, how Letterman changed comedy, his legacy and the expectations for Stephen Colbert. Carter

Colin shares his thoughts on J.R. Smith's performance in the Cavaliers' Game 1 win over the Hawks, conflict resolution and David Letterman's final show. Listen

Best of May 21

May
21

Colin gives his takes on the appearance of Riley Curry, Stephen Curry's daughter, at a news conference following the Warriors' Game 1 win over the Rockets.

Heard in the Herd

May
20

SaundersBrad Mills/USA TODAY SportsFlip Saunders tells Colin about the Timberwolves' plans with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft and more.

Timberwolves president of basketball operations Flip Saunders comments on Minnesota's options with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft and how Jahlil Okafor and Karl-Anthony Towns fit with Andrew Wiggins. Saunders NBA Lockdown »

ESPN NBA Insider Chris Broussard discusses the Warriors' Game 1 win over the Rockets, the Lakers' plans for the No. 2 pick in the draft and what the Knicks should do with the No. 4 draft selection. Broussard

ESPN NBA analyst Tom Penn talks about the Timberwolves' plans for the No. 1 pick in the draft, whether the Lakers could select D'Angelo Russell with the No. 2 pick and the Cavaliers-Hawks series. Penn

ESPN NFL Insider Mark Dominik covers why the Patriots accepted the NFL's penalties for Deflategate, Ryan Tannehill's contract extension and the Colts' stance on a new deal for Andrew Luck. Dominik Football Today »

Colin shares his thoughts on the Patriots' acceptance of the Deflategate penalties and what the Timberwolves and the Lakers should do with the top two NBA draft picks. Listen

Best of May 20

May
20

• Colin gives his takes on the NBA draft lottery, including the outlooks for the Timberwolves, Lakers and the Knicks.

Timberwolves president of basketball operations Flip Saunders tells Colin about Minnesota's No. 1 pick in the NBA draft and more.

Heard in the Herd

May
19

Ryan TannehillAP Photo/Kathy WillensJames Walker tells Colin about Ryan Tannehill's contract extension with the Dolphins and much more.

ESPN Dolphins reporter James Walker offers his insights on Ryan Tannehill's contract extension, the value of QBs in the NFL and Tannehill's strengths and weaknesses. Walker Football Today »

ESPN NBA analyst Tim Legler discusses DeAndre Jordan's future, Jimmy Butler's development, the Cavaliers-Hawks series and how the Rockets match up against the Warriors. Legler NBA Lockdown »

ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter covers why the Patriots suspended personnel implicated in the Wells report on Deflategate and potential changes to the extra point. Schefter

Pro Football Hall of Famer Michael Irvin talks about how he skirted the rules during his NFL career, Tom Brady's role in Deflategate, giving players second chances and Dez Bryant's maturity. Irvin

Colin shares his thoughts on the Patriots' conversations with the NFL regarding the punishment for Deflategate and Ryan Tannehill's contract extension. Listen


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