David Maraniss

Show # 67
December 19 – 25

A Pultizer Prize-winning reporter for the Washington Post, David has penned a series of New York Times best-sellers, including classics on Roberto Clemente and Vince Lombardi, and is at work on a biography of Jim Thorpe.

Mike Matheny

Show # 45
July 18 – 24

Baseball’s most respected manager, and one of the greatest defensive catchers of all-time, makes news on the start of the 2020 MLB season.

Edwin Moses

Show # 38
May 30 – June 5

One of our greatest Olympians, Edwin is a two-time gold medalist in the 400 meters, the winner of 107 consecutive finals, and a leader in the Olympic anti-doping effort.

Adam Rippon

Show # 31
April 11 – 17

Author of a new national best-selling autobiography, Adam is an Olympic medalist, U.S. national figure skating and Season 26 Dancing with the Stars champion.  Known for his signature move, the Rippon Lutz, Adam was also a three-time World Juniors champion, who appears in a 2019 Taylor Swift music video.

Brian Boitano

Show # 26
March 7 – 13

An Olympic gold medalist and two-time world champion, Brian is a South Park legend and one of the all-time great Winter Olympians.

Miracle on Ice

Show # 24
February 22 – 28

Forty years ago, the U.S. hockey team defeated the Soviet Union in the Miracle on Ice at the Lake Placid Winter Olympics on its way to a gold medal win over Finland.  Craig Patrick and Jim Craig share the excitement.

Jim Craig

Show # 17
January 4 – 10

Jim co-created the Gold Medal Miracle on Ice at Lake Placid in the 1980 Winter Olympics, stopping 36 of 39 shots on goal from the feared Soviet team, en route to a stunning 4-3 U.S. victory.

Mike Richter and Patrick Kelly

Show # 10
November 16 – 22
Broadly considered to be the best American born goaltender of all-time and and one of hockey’s most strategic thinkers, Mike led his New York Rangers to a Stanley Cup Championship and is a member of the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame. An Olympic silver medalist, Mike won the Lester Patrick Award was the an NHL All-Star Game MVP. Mike is joined by hockey icon Patrick Kelly, one of the founders and first commissioners of the East Coast Hockey League and the former head coach of the Colorado Rockies.

Adam Rippon

Show # 6
October 19 – 25
Author of a new national best-selling autobiography, Adam is an Olympic medalist, U.S. national figure skating and Season 26 Dancing with the Stars champion.  Known for his signature move, the Rippon Lutz, Adam was also a three-time World Juniors champion, who appears in a 2019 Taylor Swift music video.

Nadia Comaneci

Show # 3
September 28 – October 4
One of the greatest athletes of the 20th Century, Nadia is the first gymnast to be awarded a perfect 10.0, which she matched six more times on her way to five Olympic gold medals, three silvers and one bronze.  Nadia and her husband, U.S. gold medalist Bart Conner, remain leaders in world gymnastics, while Nadia has many roles, including honorary consul general for Romania.