Scott Soshnick, Michael Barr and Eben Novy-Williams discuss a host of issues related to the business of sports, including the New York Mets’s decision to hire agent Brodie Van Wagenen as their new general manager. Prior to his hire, Van Wagenen represented a number of current Mets, including star pitcher Jacob deGrom, and there have been concerns about the conflict of interest. Also discussed is the University of Maryland’s decision to fire its football coach, one day after saying he would stay on following the death a player, and Detroit Lions head coach Matt Patricia’s criticism of a journalist. Hosts: Scott Soshnick, Eben Novy-Williams and Michael Barr Producer: Madena Parwana
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Running time 29:25