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City of Champions

23 episodes - English - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 1 rating

Podcast dedicated to fans of both the Los Angeles Dodgers and Los Angeles Lakers. We hit on all the hot topics and latest news around the league.

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Episode 22: State of the Dodgers, Baseball's sticky situation, and 4 Trades the Lakers Should Explore

June 18, 2021 20:32 - 46 minutes - 64 MB

In episode 22 of the City of Champions Podcast we talk about the state of the Dodgers as they enter into a big week starting with the Padres, why MLB is to blame for the sticky stuff situation. Then we dive deep into four moves the Lakers can REALISTICALLY make (kind of) to improve their roster going into next season. 

Episode 21: Sticky Situation in baseball, potential trades, state of the Lakers, and fan questions

June 14, 2021 18:43 - 1 hour - 14.6 MB

In episode 21 of the City of Champions Podcast we discuss the Dodgers sweep of the pirates, potential trade targets including Kris Bryant, then we switch over to Laker land where we answer some fan questions discuss the state of the Lakers, and potential trades.

Episode 20: Lakers Booted in the 1st round and the Dodgers take on the Cardinals

June 08, 2021 20:17 - 45 minutes - 10.4 MB

In episode 20 of the City of Champions Podcast we discuss the unexpected end to the Lakers season and give our thoughts and reactions to several key points including how the team dealt with AD's injury and whether or not we should question how much heart was shown by the players. 

Episode 19: OC Register's David Delgado For Our Second Installment of "Who Got Next"

June 03, 2021 17:56 - 1 hour - 88.3 MB

In this episode of the City of Champions Podcast, David Delgado of the OC Register joins the show to discuss five promising athletes in the Southern California Region in the second installment of "Who Got Next."  We also answer some fan questions including: - What's your favorite Kobe dunk? - Would you rather go to a Lakers Game 7 or Dodgers Game 7 if you could only pick one?

Episode 18: Rough series vs the Giants and what Lakers need to do to win after AD goes down injured

May 31, 2021 20:16 - 44 minutes - 61.4 MB

In episode 18 of the City of Champions podcast we discuss the Dodgers poor performance against the Giants, the bullpen game, and Doc's questionable coaching decisions then we transition over to the Lakers to talk about AD's injury and where that leaves the Lakers as the Suns tie it up at 2 games a piece. 

Episode 17: Dodgers split Series with Astros, Kershaw's Standing Ovation, and Games 2 & 3 Between Suns and Lakers

May 28, 2021 22:21 - 44 minutes - 60.5 MB

In Episode 17 of the City of Champions Podcast we discuss the Dodgers series vs the Astros, Kershaw's special moment as he exits to a standing ovation in Houston then we switch it over to Lakerland to talk about Games 2 & 3 vs the Suns, why the Suns are dirty, sore losers. 

Episode 16: Dodgers Sweep Giants, Astros Next, AD Struggles, Lakers Lose Game 1

May 24, 2021 18:52 - 28 minutes - 39.7 MB

In episode 16 of the City of Champions podcast we discuss the Dodgers series sweep over the (then) first place Giants, a preview of the series against the Astros then we switch gears to talk about the Lakers poor start to the series against the Suns, AD's poor performance, and what needs to happen for the Lakers to get back on track. 

Episode 15: The Resurgence of Kenley Jansen, Lebron's "Lucky" Shot, and Lakers/Suns

May 22, 2021 01:41 - 53 minutes - 73.1 MB

In episode 15 of the City of Champions Podcast we talk about the Dodgers series sweep over the Dbacks, the resurgence of Kenley Jansen, and a look ahead to the rekindled rivalry vs the Giants. Then we switch gears to talk about the Lakers vs Warriors play-in game, Draymond's non-technical, Stephen A's ridiculous comments about Lebron's "Lucky" shot and a mini-preview of the Suns vs Lakers. 

Episode 14: Dodgers turn a corner, pick up Pujols, and Lakers looking ready for that back to back.

May 18, 2021 03:48 - 38 minutes - 53.3 MB

In episode 14 of the City of Champions podcast we discuss the Dodgers turning a corner, their acquisition of Albert Pujols, and why Rich Hill is the Steph Curry of Baseball.  Then we switch over to the Lakers to talk Kobe's HOF ceremony, why the Clippers are some punk ass bitches, and the Lebron vs Steph Round 56?? 

Episode 13: Dodgers Struggles Continue, Going in on Doc Roberts, and The Lakers Turning it up For The Playoffs

May 10, 2021 20:59 - 35 minutes - 49.3 MB

In episode 13 of the City of Champions Podcast we discuss: The Dodgers struggles against the Angels. The problem with Dave Robert's approach during this historic slump. Then we turn it over to Lakerland to discuss: Strong performances during the past two games The reemergence of Anthony Davis And a look ahead to the end of the season going into the playoffs. 

Episode 12: Dodgers Rough Trip to Wrigley, Lakers Win against Denver, and The NBA Playoff Picture

May 07, 2021 19:24 - 44 minutes - 61.8 MB

In episode 12 of the City of Champions Podcast, Gene and I discuss the Dodgers struggles against the Cubs, who's to blame for the way we've been playing, and a look ahead to the freeway series against the Angels.  In the second part of the podcast we discuss the Lakers gritty win against Denver and a look ahead to the remaining games and how the playoff picture is playing out. 

Episode 11: Dodgers vs Brewers, Dustin May's Unfortunate Injury, Lebron's Return.

May 05, 2021 01:01 - 54 minutes - 75.4 MB

In episode 11 of the City of Champions podcast we take a look at the Dodger's disappointing series against the Brewers, the unfortunate injury to Dustin May, and a look to the Cubs series. Then we look at the Lebron's winless return, panic in Lakerland and a look ahead to the next few games.

Episode 10: Interview with OC Register's High School Sports Correspondent, David Delgado

May 04, 2021 02:07 - 54 minutes - 75.4 MB

In Episode 10, Gene interviews OC Register’s David Delgado. David is a correspondent who has been covering high school sports for 10 years. In this episode they talk about: David’s background Top 5 hip-hop artists New segment called, "Who's Got Next" covering promising high school athletes in Southern California Favorite Dodger, Laker, announcer, and moments And more! Twitter: @DavidDelgado_OC Website: OCregister.com/author/david-delgado Email: [email protected]

Episode 9: Dodgers vs Reds, Doc's Questionable Decisions, and Lakers vs Magic & Wizards

May 01, 2021 09:38 - 55 minutes - 76.8 MB

Dodgers disappointing series against the Reds Doc's questionable lineups and decisions Kershaw's immaculate performance The legend of Matt Beaty Then we transition to Lakerland where we discuss Our two games against the Magic and Wizards A look at the remaining games in the season

Episode 8: Dodgers vs Padres Part 2, Tatis' Antics, Lakers vs Mavs, and Lebron's return

April 25, 2021 22:00 - 53 minutes - 73.3 MB

In episode 8 of the City of Champions Podcast we discuss the weekend series against the Padres, Doc's questionable decision making, Padres' antics and then we dive into Laker land to discuss the unsuccessful mini-series against the Mavs, and Lebron's return. 

Episode 7: Dodgers Struggling Offense vs Seattle & Lakers loss to Jazz

April 22, 2021 01:00 - 46 minutes - 63.4 MB

In this episode we take a look at: The Dodger's series vs the Mariners and why our bats have gone cold. Jansen's ridiculous save Why Urias deserves to be in the All-Star conversation Then we transition to the Lakers where we discuss: Expected loss to the Jazz. Drummond's poor performance. Schroeder's lack of aggression. Upcoming games vs the Mavs

Episode 7: Dodgers struggling offense in Seattle and Lakers loss to the Jazz

April 21, 2021 21:50 - 46 minutes - 63.4 MB

In this episode we take a look at: he Dodger's series vs the Mariners and why our bats have gone cold. Jansen's ridiculous save Why Urias deserves to be in the All-Star conversation Then we transition to the Lakers where we discuss:  Expected loss to the Jazz.  Drummond's poor performance. Schroeder's lack of aggression. Upcoming games vs the Mavs

Episode 6: intense trip to San Diego, Lakers Win over the Jazz, and a look at the week ahead

April 19, 2021 04:00 - 31 minutes - 43.8 MB

In today's episode we take a look at the Dodgers intense trip to San Diego including Kershaw and Profar's spat our sloppy defense. For the second part of the podcast we talk about the Laker's win against Utah, Drummond's performance and a look at the next few games.  Thanks for tuning to episode 6!

Episode 5: Dodgers Sweep, Trip to San Diego, Lakers past two games, and an AD update

April 16, 2021 22:00 - 46 minutes - 64.1 MB

In Episode 5 of the City of Champions podcast we talk about the Dodgers sweep of the Rockies, our upcoming trip to San Diego aka Dodgers Stadium South, Jansen (yet again) and then we transition over the Lakers past two games against Hornets and Celtics, rumors about resigning Drummond, an update of AD's return, and our upcoming games against the Jazz.  Enjoy!

Episode 4: Championship Rings, Sweep of the Nationals, AD's return, and Lakers hit New York

April 13, 2021 23:25 - 46 minutes - 64.3 MB

In this episode of the podcast we talk about the lakers big homestand, the massive World Series rings, and our dominant sweep of the Nationals. We also discuss the Lakers trip to New York including victories against the Nets, AD's return, and our upcoming stretch of games. 

Episode 3: Kershaw the GOAT, Jansen Blows Another, THT & Harrell Suspension, and AD's Return

April 09, 2021 21:37 - 51 minutes - 71.2 MB

On episode 3 of the City of Angels podcast we look back at the series in Oakland, Doc Robert's poor decision to pitch Jansen on back to back days, Bauer's sticky situation. We also look at the Lakers' last two games, Harrell and THT's suspension from the Raptor's game, and we talk AD's return.  

Episode 2: Reviewing the Series Against the Rockies, Gasol's Comments, and Lakers' Upcoming Schedule | The City of Champions Podcast

April 06, 2021 01:04 - 38 minutes - 53.3 MB

On the second episode of the podcast, we discuss the Dodgers successful series in Colorado including the rally cat, Lux's big time performance, Corey Seager the Cheat Code, and future Cy Young Julio Urias.  We also cover the Lakers win against the Kings and loss to the Easter Day Champion Clippers, Kyle Kuzma, and Gasol's comments.  GIve us a follow on Twitter @_cityofchamps  Enjoy!

Episode 1: Dodgers Bizarre Opening Day and New Lakers Center Andre Drummond | The City of Champions Podcast

April 02, 2021 18:42 - 51 minutes - 70.5 MB

On the first episode of the City of Champions Podcast, we take a look at the bizarre opening day game between the Colorado Rockies and Los Angeles Dodgers and a look at new Lakers Center Andre Drummond, Dennis Schroder's contract extension, and what to look forward to for the remainder of the season. Stay tuned for the next expisode and enjoy! Follow us on Twitter @_Cityofchamps to give us your thoughts and feedback. 

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