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Laurence Holmes: ‘Adam Amin Was Ready to Fight Grayson Allen’

“What happened was, you really listen to the clip, Stacey was getting less angry because Adam was getting more angry.”

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Grayson Allen has earned his reputation as a dirty player. Wednesday night was just more evidence of his desire to take altercations on the court a little too far. The Chicago Bulls television crew called him out for it, and 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes said he loved every second of it.

“My man was ready to fight Grayson Allen yesterday, and I was right there with him,” he said Thursday morning.

In the third quarter of the Bucks’ game against the Chicago Bulls, Allen delivered a forearm shiver to DeMar DeRozan as the’ guard set a pick. The move sent DeRozan to the ground. Allen’s Bucks teammates surrounded him as DeRozan hopped up looking for revenge.

Adam Amin and Stacey King, who call Bulls’ games for NBC Sports Chicago were noticeably angry with Allen. Amin pointed out that before he even got the NBA, he had been accused of taking cheap shots at opponents four times while he was at Duke.

“Just because you got pushed doesn’t give you cart blanch to do that,” Amin shouted as Allen tried to convince the refs that he did not make a dirty move against DeRozan, but that he was instead shoved into the Bulls’ All-Star. “That is why it is frustrating to watch a talented player like Grayson Allen keep getting involved in stupid, dumb, dirty moments.” 

Holmes said it was interesting to see Adam Amin be the one to go so over the top with his anger, because it is usually Stacey King that is accused of reacting emotionally to hard fouls. He added that their reaction to Grayson Allen was a clear sign of the duo’s chemistry.

“What you heard in there also was a testatment to how great their partnership is.” he said. “What happened was, you really listen to the clip, Stacey was getting less angry because Adam was getting more angry.”

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FOX Sports Radio Broadcasting Live From Arizona & Las Vegas For Super Bowl Week

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Sports radio will descend upon Glendale, Arizona and the greater Phoenix area next week for Super Bowl LVII, and FOX Sports Radio will be out in full force.

FOX Sports Radio announced Thursday that Dan Patrick, Colin Cowherd, LaVar Arrington, Brady Quinn, Jonas Knox, Doug Gottlieb, Steve Covino, Rich Davis, Chris Broussard and Rob Parker will all be live from either radio row, State Farm Stadium or Scottsdale Stadium starting Monday.

Dan Patrick and his crew will be at Scottsdale Stadium, which is the spring training home of the San Francisco Giants and the Scottsdale Scorpions of the Arizona Fall League. Colin Cowherd will broadcast two shows from State Farm Stadium, site of this year’s Super Bowl, on Thursday and Friday.

The rest of the FSR names mentioned above will all be doing their respective shows from radio row at the Phoenix Convention Center.

FOX Sports Radio also announced Jason Smith and Mike Harmon will broadcast from the Wynn Las Vegas resort on Thursday and Friday. They will have a strong focus on all things betting with regards to the Super Bowl.

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Alpha Media Ends San Antonio Sports Star Simulcast, 1250 AM Goes All ESPN Radio

“Alpha launched Sports Star on 94.1 back in June of last year, giving San Antonio its first FM sports talk station.”

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San Antonio now has a frequency where people can find local sports talk and the full ESPN Radio lineup.

RadioInsight reported owner Alpha Media has tweaked what was on 1250 AM, launching it as ESPN 1250. The station will be San Antonio’s 24/7/365 home for ESPN Radio. That will include NBA, NFL and MLB play-by-play on top of talk.

San Antonio’s Sports Star had been simulcasting on 1250, but Alpha will carry on with live and local programming on the stronger FM frequency. Alpha launched Sports Star on 94.1 back in June of last year, giving San Antonio its first FM sports talk station.

Sports Star is the home of the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers in San Antonio.

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ESPN Radio 94.1 Sells Station Naming Rights To Priority Automotive Group

“The programming on the station does not change.”

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Max Media has found an interesting new revenue stream in Virginia Beach. ESPN Radio 94.1 has sold its naming rights. The station has rebranded as Priority Auto Sports Radio 94.1 ESPN.

“This is an important partnership for us,” said Priority Automotive COO Matt Elmer. “At Priority Automotive we think sports ties everyone together, so this is a great opportunity for us to be a voice in the community and partner with the number one voice for sports in Hampton Roads, ESPN 94.1.”

The programming on the station does not change. Listeners in the 757 will still hear the nationally syndicated ESPN Radio lineup except for in afternoon drive when The Tim Donnelly Show is on the air.

“The partnership between ESPN 94.1 and Priority Automotive is a natural evolution for both companies,” President and Market Manager Keith Barton added. “From the many youth organizations to college teams, Priority Automotive Has been dedicated to sports in Hampton Roads for decades. Max Media is incredibly proud to be partnered with such a class organization.”

Priority Automotive owns 17 car dealerships across Virginia.

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