Jul 26, 2 days ago

Ep. 196: Melo on Hold, Historic Altuve, Texans Camp

Ep. 196: Melo on Hold, Historic Altuve, Texans Camp

Can the Rockets escape Ryan Anderson’s contract & what’s the best way to address the Astros pitching for the playoffs? We hit on all the latest with the Astros, Rockets & Texans. We also analyze how Kyrie Irving’s trade dema…

Jul 24, 4 days ago

Longtime Broadcaster Greg Lucas

Longtime Broadcaster Greg Lucas

Should Astros fans be worried about Correa’s injury? Greg Lucas explains why Correa’s absence could hurt & he looks at the Astros trade deadline needs. Plus, we ask Greg about the Rockets offseason moves, Carmelo’s fit in Housto…

Jul 16, 2 weeks ago

Chronicle Columnist Jenny Dial Creech

Chronicle Columnist Jenny Dial Creech

If the Rockets add Carmelo, are they the 2nd best team in the West? Creech gives her takes on the new look Rockets, Astros trade priorities & Tom Savage’s potential as the Texans QB. Plus, we get her perspective as a pioneering female colum…

Jun 29, 4 weeks ago

Ep. 195: Rockets Reconstruction, Astros Trade Ideas

Ep. 195: Rockets Reconstruction, Astros Trade Ideas

Can Chris Paul & James Harden play together? Locked on Rockets Host Ben DuBose (1:30) goes through the free agent targets & who may fit in best. We ask Ben about Paul George, Kyle Lowry, the Rockets’ draft & who’s most likely …

Jun 22, 1 month ago

Longtime Astros Broadcaster Greg Lucas

Longtime Astros Broadcaster Greg Lucas

Should the Rockets pursue Chris Paul or Paul George? Former Rockets & Astros Broadcaster Greg Lucas looks at the surprising Rockets rumors & gives us his level on concern on the banged up Astros….

Jun 20, 1 month ago

Ep. 194: Huge Rockets Rumors and Astros Hall of Fame Progress

Ep. 194: Huge Rockets Rumors and Astros Hall of Fame Progress

Should the Rockets pursue Chris Paul or Paul George? Former Rockets & Astros Broadcaster Greg Lucas (1:45) looks at the surprising Rockets rumors & gives us his level on concern on the banged up Astros. What’s the latest on an Astros Ha…

Jun 14, 1 month ago

Ep. 193: M.A.S.H-Stros Injuries and a Houston TV Legend

Ep. 193: M.A.S.H-Stros Injuries and a Houston TV Legend

Should we worry about Keuchel & McHugh’s injuries? Chronicle Astros Beat Writer Jake Kaplan (1:37) gives us his concern level & updates us on the entire’s starting pitching staff’s projected return. Plus, we ask him about Sp…

Jun 14, 1 month ago

Legendary Broadcaster Craig Roberts

Legendary Broadcaster Craig Roberts

Was Craig responsible for an Astros uniform design change? You’ll be rolling on the floor when we catch up with one of the funniest guys in Houston TV sports history. What are his thoughts on the Astros, Texans, Rockets, Drayton McClain & t…

May 30, 2 months ago

Ep. 192: Cardio-‘Stros and how UH Changed Sports History

Ep. 192: Cardio-‘Stros and how UH Changed Sports History

Do the Astros only have rich people problems? Robert & R.G. (1:25) look back at an historic comeback, hit on starting rotation issues, make NBA Finals predictions & throw out a TV comedy recommendation. How did the Houston Cougar football &am…

May 23, 2 months ago

Ep. 191: Astros Urgent Issues, Fixing the Rockets

Ep. 191: Astros Urgent Issues, Fixing the Rockets

Can the Astros afford to wait for the Trade Deadline to deal for pitching? Robert & R.G. (1:19) discuss their window to win a championship & if Musgrove is in worse shape than Fiers. How does the ’98 Astros lineup compare to this one? A…

May 17, 2 months ago

Ep. 190: Harden Implosion, Astros are the Best in Baseball

Ep. 190: Harden Implosion, Astros are the Best in Baseball

What are the similarities between James Harden’s Rockets’ career & Hakeem Olajuwon’s? Longtime Rockets Beat Writer Robert Falkoff (50:38), who covered Dream, looks at the Beard’s Championship window, D’Antoni’s…

May 2, 3 months ago

Ep. 188: State Rivalries and Deshaun Watson Fever [Podcast]

Ep. 188: State Rivalries and Deshaun Watson Fever [Podcast]

Is the Spurs match-up better than the Thunder? Robert & R.G. (1:25) break down the Rockets playoff run & wonder if the Rockets are built more for the postseason than San Antonio. Is it too early to worry about the Astros starting pitchers not…

Apr 26, 3 months ago

Oilers and UH Cougars Voice Tom Franklin

Oilers and UH Cougars Voice Tom Franklin

What was it like to share the broadcast mic with Oiler coach Bum Phillips? Tom Franklin shares memories of Bum, original NFL Draft guru & sports talk legend Joel Buchsbaum, Jack Pardee, Bill Yeoman & Guy V. Lewis….

Mar 29, 4 months ago

Ep. 185: Harden’s March Madness, Astros Trade Chips, McNair on Brock

Ep. 185: Harden’s March Madness, Astros Trade Chips, McNair on Brock

ESPN 97.5’s Joel Blank, AstrosFuture.com‘s Jimmy Price & Sugar Land Skeeters’ Voice Ira Leibman join us in this week’s show. Is James Harden playing his best basketball right now? Joel Blank (1:51) talks Harden, Sam Dekker…

Mar 22, 4 months ago

Resting Rockets, Better for Romo, Alyson Footer Visits

Resting Rockets, Better for Romo, Alyson Footer Visits

MLB.com Correspondent Alyson Footer (1:26) talks Astros, World Baseball Classic & her brushes with Bill Murray, John Cusack & Eddie Vedder.  Is it too early to think about resting Rockets’ players?  Robert & R.G. (23:53) look at s…

Mar 14, 5 months ago

Focused Harden, Romo Limbo, March Madness [Podcast]

Focused Harden, Romo Limbo, March Madness [Podcast]

What was it like playing with Jackie Robinson, Sandy Koufax, Hank Aaron, Nolan Ryan & Larry Dierker? Original Colt 45 & Astro Bob Aspromonte (31:00) tells us about the legends he crossed paths with & shares his thoughts on the current Ast…