Where are our three points? How well are the national team players doing? Who will be protected from the expansion draft? We ponder these and other questions as we enter the international break.Read More Episode 44: What The What?
A lot has happened since we last talked just two weeks ago. We cover the fun intermission that was the WICC and the first 2 games of the rest of the regular season. We also address some tough listener questions.Read More Episode 43: It’s Time For Heroes
While the international players were at the Olympics the rest of the Thorns go on a 7 game unbeaten streak putting the team on top of the table. The stage is set, but first there is a short tournament to play.Read More Episode 42: Act Three Will Begin After This Brief Intermission
The Thorns continue their unbeaten streak while the national team players are at the Olympics. We also talk about the NWSL Player Association’s NoMoreSideHustles campaign and answer listener questions.Read More Episode 41: Acres of Time
Happy to be wrong, we discuss the Thorns’ recent 2 game unbeaten streak, examine league wide attendance numbers and answer listener questions.Read More Episode 40: SmithCharleyWeaver
We review the win against Kansas City and the loss to North Carolina Courage. Looking forward to the next two matches – Thorns vs Racing Louisville at Louisville and Thorns vs Gotham FC at home – we consider the potential impact of positive and negative results on the team.Read More Episode 39: Debbie Downer Marshmallow Guy
After two wins, do we know how good the Thorns are? What will the expansion of NWSL into California look like, how will the internationals adjust to rejoining the team post Olympics and will Moultrie step onto the pitch June 20th? We tackle these questions and address some listener comments.Read More Episode 38: How Good Are The Thorns?
We talk about the loses to OL Reign and Orlando, the team without their national players during the Olympics, and the implications of the judge’s order in the Olivia Moultrie case.Read More Episode 37: Small Mistakes – Big Costs
Richard’s first prediction was wrong! He got the first part right, the match starts at 3:00pm Pacific, but it is being shown on CBS Sports Network, NOT CBS!. The original podcast has been updated with this information.Read More Correction To Episode 36: An Excellent Start
We review the Challenge Cup Final, revel in the first Thorns match of the 2021 regular season and contemplate a future without Parsons.Read More Episode 36: An Excellent Start