Sports Commentaries

Wednesdays at 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Dave Goren

Dave Goren, Executive Director of the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association & Hall of Fame, shares his thoughts and insights into sports issues of the day.

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3:57 pm
Wed July 17, 2013

Athletic Fame Is Not A Shield

Some critics want to hold professional athlete's accountable for what they do when not playing their sport.
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Some professional athletes are under increased scrutiny. Guest commentator Dave Goren explains why.

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6:02 pm
Wed July 3, 2013

How to End a Career, Fast

Chattanooga talk radio host Kevin West interviews two Navy officers.
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Talk radio is exciting. But a degree of caution is always helpful.

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11:13 am
Thu June 27, 2013

Second Place Pays Well Too

PGA pro golfer Phil Mickelson on the 18th hole. He's won 41 PGA events and four major championships.
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A little more than a week ago, Phil Mickelson watched a lead evaporate in the final round of the U-S Open. He tied for second. In WFDD’s Sports Commentary, commentator Dave Goren says there’s nothing shabby about that.

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12:52 pm
Tue June 11, 2013

The Power Behind The Push

With this tool, how much power do coaches have in terms of their team's success?
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The strength and weakness of a team often rests on these shoulders.

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Sports Commentaries
7:30 am
Wed June 5, 2013

Raleigh Basketball, Hockey Teams Clash Over Schedule

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Word of a dispute between the Carolina Hurricanes and NC State University hit the news over the last week.

In this week's Sports Commentary, Dave Goren discusses each side's points -- and what can be done to rectify the situation.

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