The Opening Drive

The Opening Drive – February 22nd, 2023

7:00 – Blues drop their 4th straight and now there are some rumors swirling, plus another up-and-down night for the local college teams as Mizzou gets a big win and SLU gets an equally bad loss

7:15 – Nick Ragone joins the show to talk about the first announcements to get excited for with the next Charity Ascension Classic

7:30 – Ask Uncle Randy!

7:45 – TIOLI

8:00 – Fresh Take: The Cardinals have some position battles in camp, and according to Marmol these are real…

8:15 – Bernie Federko talks about the hurdles for the Blues as the season turns

8:30 – The Fight

8:45 – The Blues clearly aren’t a winning team–are there deals to be made that could get them back to that point sooner rather than later?

9:00 – Today’s Big Thing: What should we expect from STL CITY SC in their first year?

9:15 – Jayson Tatum is solidly in the Top 5 of a tight MVP race–is there another step for Tatum to take towards the top tier of NBA stars? (and is a Celtics championship the only thing stopping him?)

9:30 – How should the Blues rebuild…trade picks or use them? And free agency?

9:45 – Rocc & Roll

10:00 – The latest Bracketology

ESPN’s Joe Lunardi’s Bracketology

  • Illini 7-seed 
  • Missouri 10-seed
  • It’s not SLU, but the current A10 auto-bid, VCU, is a 12-seed

10:15 – Should the NBA crack down on load management?

10:30 – Does Lamar Jackson have the Ravens backed into a corner? How has the recent QB market made this deal difficult for both sides?

10:45 – BK in studio to break down the biggest question to start Spring Training: Will Tyler O’Neill take the CF job?

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