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Former Rangers Goalie Corey Hirsch

01/05/2015 09:21:22 AM

Hosts Derek Wasiak and John Sweeney begin the show with their top 3 MVP picks for the Islanders and Rangers, as we approach the halfway point of the season. Then former New York Rangers goaltender Corey Hirsch joined the program and spoke about ...

Olympic Medalist Amy Purdy and Southside Johnny

01/05/2015 09:12:49 AM

Host Bill Donohue started the show by welcoming Olympic snowboarding champion Amy Purdy, who discussed her bronze medal winning performance at the Paralympics in Sochi in 2014, as well as her battle and victory over meningitis. Later Bill talked ...

Former Knicks Forward Metta World Peace

12/29/2014 03:14:02 AM

Host Bill Donohue welcomes former New York Knicks forward Metta World Peace to the show, who spoke about his time with the Knicks, gave his thoughts on the current team, Phil Jackson and more. Later, Bill talks with Adam Raider, who has authored ...

WSJ’s Chris Herring Talking Knicks

12/29/2014 03:10:48 AM

Host Eric Getzoff welcomes Chris Herring from the Wall Street Journal and talks about the Knicks rough start to the season. In the second half of the show, Eric talked about the Jets win over the Dolphins in Rex Ryan’s last game as head coach ...

Rob Carpenter Co-Hosts; Former Nets Guard Kenny Anderson

12/19/2014 08:28:28 AM

Host Jake Brown opened the show by welcoming former New York Jets wide receiver Rob Carpenter to the WGBB studio as special guest co-host for the hour. Guests included former New Jersey Nets point guard Kenny Anderson, who spoke a bit about ...

Talks with Mike Emrick, Shannon Hogan

12/17/2014 15:48:37 PM

Hosts Gary Harding and John Panarese begin by welcoming Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick, the lead announcer for the National Hockey League’s national telecasts on NBC. Emrick talks about some surprises of the NHL season so far, gives his though

Clint Malarchuck; Joe Barry Carroll

12/15/2014 08:00:19 AM

Host Bill Donohue gots things started by welcoming former Buffalo Sabres goaltender Clink Malarchuk, and later spoke with former New Jersey Net Joe Barry Carroll.

NFL Conduct Policy; Local NBA/NFL

12/15/2014 07:50:57 AM

Hosts Raymond Mora and Bryan White cover a lot of ground during the hour, including talk about the NFL’s new conduct policy, the recent play of both the Knicks and Nets, as well as some discussion about the Jets and Giants- both of whom came ...

Isles Ready to Compete With NHL’s Best

12/15/2014 07:45:57 AM

Coming into Saturday night’s battle at the old barn in Uniondale, the New York Islanders had lost three straight. They faced their first three-game losing streak since playing better than anyone in the NHL in November. Their 12-2 record was ...

Jiggs McDonald’s Broadcast Schedule

12/11/2014 05:11:48 AM

Jiggs McDonald is synonymous with the Islanders and their Stanley Cup winning teams from the 1980s. We are still lucky enough to get to hear one of hockey’s all-time great broadcasters call the game for the Islanders from time to time. Tonight ...

Former Islanders Enforcer Steve Webb

12/08/2014 06:53:58 AM

Hosts Derek Wasiak and John Sweeney welcome former New York Islanders enforcer Steve Webb to the WGBB studio as guest co-host. Webb spoke about his hockey career, including his time playing with the Islanders, shared some stories from his playing ...

Isles Talk Followed by College Football Banter

12/08/2014 06:47:11 AM

Hosts Derek Wasiak and John Sweeney talk Islanders hockey in the first half of the show, then get into some college football talk in the second half of the program. Former Rangers goaltender Corey Hirsch had been scheduled to be on the show, ...

Jets Talk; Mets Hot Stove

12/01/2014 08:45:58 AM

Host Eric Garment welcomes Scott Salmon, co-managing editor of Gang Green Nation, to discuss the Jets tumultuous season and where the team is headed. Later Eric talked Mets hot stove with Marc Carig, New York Mets writer for NY Newsday.

Johnny Unitas; The History of the NY Giants

12/01/2014 08:40:19 AM

Host Bill Donohue began the show talking about the life and career of Hall-of-Fame quarterback Johnny Unitas with his son, John Unitas Jr. In the second half of the show, Bill discussed the history of the New York Giants organization with ...

Isles Talk with Lighthouse Hockey

11/24/2014 08:52:53 AM

Hosts Derek Wasiak and John Sweeney welcome Dominik Jansky from Lighthouse Hockey to discuss the Islanders great start to the season. The guys took some calls and continued talking hockey in the second half of the show.

Point Blank Isles Talk

11/17/2014 08:07:46 AM

Hosts Gary Harding and John Panarese welcome Christian Arnold from Islanders Point Blank to discuss the Islanders surge in recent weeks, and talk about their unusual November play.

Former Giants Head Coach Jim Fassel

11/17/2014 08:00:26 AM

Hosted by Jake Brown along with guest co-host Emory Hunt. Former Giants head coach Jim Fassel joined the show and spoke about about his coaching career with the Giants and his recent run as head coach, general manager, and president of the Las ...

Former Jets QB Ray Lucas

11/10/2014 08:00:34 AM

Hosted by Bill Donohue, guests included author Jack Cavanaugh discussing his new book Mr. Inside and Mr. Outside – Army’s Greatest Runners on West Point’s Two Greatest Football Teams, followed by former New York Jets quarterback Ray

NBA Talk with Jared Zwerling

11/10/2014 07:53:40 AM

Hosted by Raymond Mora and Bryan White. Guests included Jared Zwerling, NBA Analyst for the Bleacher Report, NBA TV and SiriusXM.

Marvin Jones on the Jets, Brooklyn Bolts

11/09/2014 07:47:49 AM

While covering the Brooklyn Bolts FXFL season finale on Friday, I had a chance to speak with former New York Jets linebacker and current Bolts linebackers coach Marvin Jones. “Shade Tree” reflected on the undefeated inaugural season in ...

Rangers May Roll the Dice on Kaberle

11/04/2014 15:07:20 PM

According to ESPN’s Pierre LeBrun, free agent defenseman Tomáš Kaberle will workout today with the New York Rangers, who are desperate to solidify a depleted defense corps. In addition to missing captain Ryan McDonagh to a seperated shoulder, ...

Rangers Talk with Rick Carpiniello

11/03/2014 08:19:40 AM

Hosts Derek Wasiak and John Sweeney get the show started by welcoming Rick Carpiniello, New York Rangers columnist with The Journal News and author of the Rangers Report.

Top 10 NFL Players Since 1970

11/03/2014 08:17:59 AM

Hosts Derek Wasiak and John Sweeney get things started with some talk about the Jets continued collapse, followed by discussion and selection of the top 10 NFL players since 1970.

Islanders Best Team In New York

10/29/2014 15:33:59 PM

Don’t look now, but the New York Islanders are one of the best teams in the NHL in the first month of the season. Saturday, the top-scoring team in the NHL put on a goal scoring exhibition against a star-studded Dallas Stars team. The Isles ...

Former MLB Outfielder Al Oliver; Author Hal Bodley

10/27/2014 07:11:56 AM

Host Bill Donohue welcomes former Major League Baseball player Al Oliver, followed by author Hal Bodley who discussed his new book, How Baseball Explains America.

NBA Talk with Howard Beck; Big Blue Interactive

10/27/2014 07:09:16 AM

Host Eric Getzoff welcomes Howard Beck, NBA Senior Writer for The Bleacher Report, followed by Eric Kennedy from the popular New York Giants fan site, Big Blue Interactive.

Islanders Stumble, Fall to Maple Leafs

10/22/2014 07:18:09 AM

Islanders fans had to feel good as they left their seats following the first twenty minutes of last night’s game against the Maple Leafs at the Nassau Coliseum.  The Isles had regained a one goal lead shortly after the Maple Leafs had ...

Former Islanders Enforcer Mick Vukota

10/20/2014 07:50:30 AM

Hosts Gary Harding and John Panarese welcome former New York Islanders enforcer Mick Vukota to the show, who talks about his time with the team, and shares some funny stories with the guys.

Giants/Cowboys Recap; Percy Harvin, Knicks/Nets Preview

10/20/2014 07:47:28 AM

Hosts Jake Brown and special guest co-host Shaun Morash get things started with a recap of the Giants/Cowboys match-up, followed by a Knicks season preview with the NY Posts’s Marc Berman. The guys also preview the Nets, discuss the Jets ...

Bernie Nicholls, Tim Brown and Jay Paterno

10/13/2014 07:34:43 AM

Host Bill Donohue begins the show by welcoming author and former Penn State quarterbacks coach Jay Paterno to discuss his new book, Paterno Legacy: Enduring Lessons from the Life and Death of My Father. After the break Bill is joined by ...

Jets Fall; Rangers Stumble

10/13/2014 07:20:39 AM

Host Andrew Joseph welcomes Kevin DeLury from The New York Rangers Blog to talk about the start of the Rangers season, and the team’s 6-3 loss to the Maple Leafs this evening. Then Luis Tirado Jr. from Rant Sports came on to discuss the ...

Mets Wrap-up, Knicks Preview

10/06/2014 08:11:38 AM

Hosted by Eric Getzoff, guests included Kristie Ackert from the NY Daily News talking Mets, followed by Chris Herring from the Wall Street Journal talking Knicks.

Knicks Talk with “Rice Balls” Donahue

10/06/2014 07:59:49 AM

Hosted by Raymond Mora and Bryan White welcome Anthony Donahue, former SPORTSTALK1240 host and current host of The Knicks Blog Radio Show. The Giants win and the Jets brutal 31-0 loss to the Chargers were also discussed on the program.

Former Jets RB Bruce Harper

09/28/2014 21:43:48 PM

Hosts Derek Wasiak and John Sweeney kick things off talking about Derek Jeter’s final game in pinstripes at Yankee Stadium on Thursday, and his swan song earlier today at Fenway Park. Then the guys welcomed the New York Jets running back ...

Granderson Reflects on Mets 2014 Season

09/28/2014 17:41:31 PM

As the Mets season came to a close Sunday with a win, the team fell short of 90 wins as Sandy Alderson proclaimed that he expected. The 2014 Mets were somewhat relevant in September at one point, creeping within 5.5 games back of the second ...

Interview with former Jets RB Bruce Harper this Sunday, September 28th

09/25/2014 14:52:10 PM

P R E S S  R E L E A S E This Sunday, September 28th at 8:00pm, SPORTSTALK1240 hosts Derek Wasiak and John Sweeney will welcome former New York Jets running back Bruce Harper to the show. Harper is expected to join the two-hour program at about ...

Isles GM Garth Snow

09/21/2014 22:13:28 PM

Hosts Gary Harding and John Panarese welcome New York Islanders GM Garth Snow.

Former Giants QB Sage Rosenfels

09/21/2014 22:07:33 PM

Host Jake Brown breaks down the Giants 30-17 victory over the Texans earlier in the day, goes around the NFL and discusses the Roger Goodell disaster with former NFL quarterback Sage Rosenfels. Then Jake previews the Jets/Bears game tomorrow ...

NFL Horror Week; Giants Talk with Paul Dottino

09/14/2014 21:51:01 PM

Host Jake Brown kicked things off with his thoughts on the Jets collapse in Green Bay, followed by an NFL domestic violence horror week rant. Jake closed out the show talking with NFL Network reporter Paul Dottino, breaking down the Giants 25-14 ...

Jets Talk; Top 5 All-Time New York Athletes

09/14/2014 21:47:16 PM

Host Andrew Joseph kicked things off talking about the Jets tough 31-24 loss to the Green Bay Packers. Special guest Luis Tirado Jr. from Rant Sports joined the show to help breakdown the Jets loss, and offer some other insights on topics around ...

Islanders Youth On Display at Training Camp

09/14/2014 08:00:21 AM

September is a great time of year. For the pure baseball fan – the playoffs are rapidly approaching- but for us New Yorkers, it will not be such a great experience this year. Week #2 in the NFL is this weekend, and football fans are getting ...

Former Jets QB Ken O’Brien

09/07/2014 21:37:55 PM

Hosts Derek Wasiak and John Sweeney host two full hours and start the show by welcoming former Jets quarterback Ken O’Brien to the program. O’Brien talked about his time with the Jets, as well as offering some insights on the current t ...

The End of “Duck Dynasty” on Long Island?

09/04/2014 15:32:32 PM

Yes – for the last two years, there has been a championship team on Long Island. I did say Championship. The Long Island Ducks have been the “Quack to Quack” champions of the Atlantic League, and judging by the attendance numbers (which ...

Jets/Giants Season Preview

09/01/2014 06:54:35 AM

Host Jake Brown previewed the Jets and Giants as we head into the 2014 season first welcoming NY Daily News reporter Seth Walder back to the show to talk some Jets football. Jake then spoke with Tom Rock, who currently covers the Giants for ...

Islanders Insight into the 2014-15 Season

09/01/2014 06:53:54 AM

Hosts Gary Harding and John Sweeney welcome Rich Dias-Rodrigues from Islanders Insight, and discuss on the state of the Islanders as the team prepares for the start of training camp. Gary and John also discussed how Fan/Booster Clubs are still ...

George “The Stork” Theodore

08/24/2014 21:44:40 PM

Host Bill Donohue talks with author John Rosengren about his book Hank Greenberg – Hero of Heroes!, followed by a chat with former Mets outfielder George “The Stork” Theodore.

The Snoopy Bowl

08/24/2014 21:41:01 PM

Hosts Raymond Mora and Bryan White discuss the “Snoopy Bowl”, the outlook for both the Jets and Giants this coming season, as well as a look at the Yankees drive to make the playoffs.

Jets Proud of their Hofstra Tradition

08/22/2014 06:40:31 AM

The Jets first came to the Hofstra University campus for training camp back in 1968, where Long Island fans of the team grew up watching them for 40 years. In 2008, the Florham Park facility was built and the Jets moved their operations to New ...