Samson: Access to in-game conversations will be the new look for broadcasts in the pandemic sports era

On Sunday, Tom Brady and Phil Mickelson took on Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning in The Match: Champions for Charity. Manning and Woods walked away with the win, and the event raised $20 million for Covid-19 relief efforts. David Samson sits down on his podcast “Nothing Personal with David Samson” Read more

Samson: The issue with Ohio State’s plan to have 20,000 fans attend football games this fall

On Wednesday, Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith announced that the school is coming up with a concept in which fans can attend home football games. Smith said that about one-fifth of the stadium would be filled in this model. During Thursday’s installment of “Nothing Personal with David Samson,” David Read more

David Samson wonders if Carlos Beltran had to leave the Mets in the fallout of the Astros cheating scandal

The Houston Astros were caught in a sign-stealing cheating scandal that resulted in multiple punishments from MLB. Back in January,  Manager A.J. Hinch and GM Jeff Luhnow were both suspended for one year before being fired by the team.  Former assistant GM Brandon Taubman was also suspended one year, the Astros Read more

Samson: NBA players needed to be ‘more powerful and more formal’ about COVID-19 response in reported meeting

David Samson sits down on his podcast “Nothing Personal with David Samson” to discuss the reported virtual meeting NBA  players held to discuss A possible return to play after the league was halted two months ago due to the coronavirus pandemic. The meeting reportedly included some of the biggest names in basketball, Read more

Samson: What will happen between MLB players union and commissioner’s office as they plan to restart season

Major League Baseball is hoping the 2020 season can be carried out starting in July, but before teams reunite for practice or stadium lights get turned on, an agreement between the league and the players union must happen. David Samson discussed how he imagines it will all go down on Read more