DC Sports Bog’s Dan Steinberg was on Post Sports Live Tuesday – along with Mike Wise and Lavar Arrington. Here are his bold predictions on Redskins-Cowboys, and the Redskins season, and why Caps owner Ted Leonsis can’t seem to see any flaws with his hockey team.
There were a lot of people watching RGIII’s nationally televised press conference Thursday, but not many people understood what they were seeing when Washington Post columnist Mike Wise flashed across the screen, with his weird Native American shirt and a message that was hard to make out.
Last week, Mike Wise wrote that the Redskins should not trade up for Robert Griffin III. Today, Elfin takes issue with Wise’s stance and clamors that going after RG3 is a must for the Redskins.
Legendary sports broadcaster Bob Costas, who hosts “Costas Tonight” on the NBC Sports Network, joined “The Mike Wise Show with Holden Kushner” on Thursday and covered numerous topics in the sports world.
This season has been a roller coaster ride for the Washington Capitals. After starting the season with seven straight wins, the Caps would miss the playoffs if the season ended today. Luckily, Washington still has 26 games to play before the postseason begins, starting with a pivotal match-up against the Southeast Division leading Florida Panthers.
Joe Torre, a four-time World Series winning manager with the New York Yankees and the 1971 National League MVP, joined “The Mike Wise Show” on Wednesday and said Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg is “something that comes along once in a generation.” Torre, a nine-time all-star with the Braves and Cardinals, managed the Los Angeles Dodgers from 2008-2010, and compares Strasburg to a player he coached, 2011 NL Cy Young winner Clayton Kershaw.
Rod Denny, a pastor living in Charlotte and a die hard Washington Redskins fan joined “The Mike Wise Show with Holden Kushner,” Wednesday to describe his much-discussed encounter with Washington defensive coordinator Jim Haslett at a girls volleyball tournament.
Andray Blatche joined the Mike Wise Show today shortly after Flip Saunders was fired. Although, Andray and Flip had problems in the past, Blatche still showed a lot of respect for his former coach.
On Friday’s “Mike Wise Show with Holden Kushner,” former NFL player and current New York Giants analyst Roman Oben, and CBSSports.com/CSN Bay Area columnist Ray Ratto both joined the show to preview Sunday’s NFC Championship Game between the San Francisco 49ers and New York Giants.
The future of Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning has been murky ever since Indy secured the top pick in the 2012 NFL Draft. On “The Mike Wise Show with Holden Kushner,” Wise made it crystal clear that he doesn’t want Peyton in D.C.