Things aren't looking good between baseball players and owners and the NFL stalls on onside kick rule chances. Plus, Michael reveals his favorite MLB cities and his thoughts on giving second chances.
Buster Olney: 5/28/20
Buster Olney joins and tells the guys that the owners proposal to the players was darkest day in labor relations between the two since the '94 strike... Not good.
"Who Am I?": 5/27/20
The guys take a look at where each sport is in their respective quests to return. Plus, it's a frustrating outing for Don in "Last One Standing."
John Davidson: 5/27/20
Rangers President, John Davidson, talks about the NHL's return, how he assesses their goaltending situation, what he makes of baseball's messy negotiations and more.
Trey Wingo: 5/27/20
Trey Wingo joins the guys to try and comfort Peter following Michael's blindside swipe. Plus, Trey's thoughts on baseball's public and ugly negotiations.
Lou Lamoriello: 5/27/20
The President and GM of the NY Islanders, Lou Lamoriello, joins the guys to discuss the NHL's restart and how he feels about his team as they dive right into the playoffs.
Michael and Don segment swap: 5/26/20
The guys discuss a bad day in baseball but a good one in hockey. Plus, MICHAEL conducts the top 5 while DON gives his tale from the crib.
Dan Orlovsky: 5/26/20
Dan Orlovsky performs a deep dive analysis of every pass Daniel Jones threw during his rookie season. Dan joins us to share some of his conclusions.
The Michael Kay Show
Anita Marks sits in for the guys on Memorial Day and breaks down The Match Pt. II, the MLB labor dispute, the future of the Jets and Giants, and the return of sports.
Let's Towel Off: 5/22/20
The guys discuss how the Jets should handle Jamal Adams' contract. Plus, Don honors Michael in his daily top 5 and the Kayster gives us TWO stories in Tales from the Crib.
Brian Anderson: 5/22/20
Brian Anderson will be on the call of this Sunday's Tiger/Peyton-Phil/Brady golf match. He joins the guys to preview it and talk about the health precautions being taken.
Bill Polian: 5/22/20
Legendary GM Bill Polian joins the guys to discuss his new podcast. Plus, his thoughts on how NY should handle Jamal Adams and what he thinks of changes to the Rooney Rule.
Irreperable Damage: 5/21/20
Michael has a problem with Don's list... and Don agrees??? Plus, is it ok to not know how to spell "Worcester, MA?"
"Last One Standing" Hahn-troversy: 5/20/20
On Wednesday's show, the guys discuss the continuing public battle between the MLB players and owners. Plus, Alan Hahn lets Don down once more but calls in to explain himself.
Trey Wingo: 5/20/20
Trey Wingo joins the guys talking about Michael Jordan's new "flu game" story, possible changes to the Rooney Rule and much more.
The guys discuss whether or not they believe Jordan's food poisoning story. Plus, Michael reveals his inner-tyrant in a stunning "Tales from the Crib."
Tino Martinez: 5/19/20
On the anniversary of the Yankees epic brawl vs Armando Benitez and the Orioles, Tino Martinez joins to share his memories of the fight.
Stephen A. Smith: 5/19/20
Stephen A. Smith joins the guys to share his thoughts on "The Last Dance" and reveal the only player he's ever come across who was wired like Jordan.
Scott Burrell: 5/19/20
Scott Burrell tells the guys what he thought of "The Last Dance" and what the nature of his relationship is with Michael Jordan today.
Final analysis of "The Last Dance": 5/18/20
The guys discuss the final two episodes of "The Last Dance." Plus, Don's top 5 analysts of all time and Michael with kind of a gross "Tales from the Crib."
Jason Hehir: 5/18/20
The Director of ESPN's "The Last Dance," Jason Hehir, joins the guys to discuss some of the tough decisions he made, how he feels about Jordan now, the music choices and more!
DeAndre Baker legal trouble
On Friday's show, the guys discuss the allegations around DeAndre Baker and what, if anything, it says about the Giants. Plus, a truly memorable Tales From the Crib.
Jordan Raanan talks about DeAndre Baker's legal trouble and shares some interesting stories about his, let's just call it "questionable" work ethic.
Blake Snell speaks: 5/14/20
Blake Snell makes his feelings known on player paycuts, Don gives his top 5 MLB broadcast booths of all time and Michael has some interesting Centerstage behind-the-scenes info.
Jon Sciambi: 5/14/20
Jon Sciambi joins the guys to talk about calling Korean baseball games, what he made of Blake Snell's comments, if his work schedule bothers his neighbors and more.
Optimism over MLB and NBA: 5/13/20
The guys discuss Michael's report that there is some optimism over whether or not we'll have a baseball season. Plus, Don's top 5 NFL broadcast booths of all time.
Trey Wingo: 5/13/20
Trey Wingo joins the guys and tries to guess ESPN's top 10 NBA players of all time. Plus, the guys all discuss the way in which Michael Jordan bullied some teammates.
Players/Owners fight starting to get ugly: 5/12/20
The guys discuss the growing battle between MLB's players and owners. Plus, the top 5 Frank Costanza episodes in Seinfeld history.
David Cone: 5/12/20
David Cone was extremely involved with the MLBPA back during the strike year of 1994 and he joins to share his insight on how THESE negotiations might go.
Adrian Wojnarowski: 5/12/20
Adrian Wojnarowski joins the guys to discuss the poll being taken of NBA players regarding whether or not they want to continue the season.
"Last Dance" review and MLB Owners proposal: 5/...
On Monday's show, the guys look at Episodes 7 and 8 of "The Last Dance" and discuss the unfair perception that Michael Jordan failed at baseball. Plus, Don's top 5 NY sports conspiracies.
Sam Darnold: 5/11/20
The guys check in with Sam Darnold to get his take on the Jets offseason, what he thinks of possibly playing in an empty stadium, how he feels about Brady leaving the division and more.
NFL schedules and NY's greatest sports year: 5/...
On Friday's show, the guys discuss the release of the NFL schedules. Plus, of the 3 NY titles won in '69-'70 (Mets, Jets and Knicks), which one was the biggest?
Marv Albert: 5/8/20
Marv Albert joins the guys to take a stroll down memory lane and reflect on the 50th anniversary of the Knicks first title. Plus, Marv's thoughts on "The Last Dance."
Baseball return plans and All Time QB's: 5/7/20
The guys discuss a brewing battle between the MLB players and owners. Plus, Don really goes for it with today's list as he presents his top 5 QB's of all time.
Jeff Passan: 5/7/20
Jeff Passan joins the guys to discuss when he thinks baseball could return and how he thinks the financial battle between the players and owners will play out.
Walt Frazier: 5/7/20
Walt Frazier joins the guys to discuss the 50th anniversary of the team's first championship.
Did Jordan break the player's code?: 5/6/20
On Wednesday's show, the guys discuss whether or not Michael Jordan broke the player's code. Plus, could the NBA use this moment to shift their schedule altogether?
Darryl Strawberry: 5/6/20
On the anniversary of Darryl Strawberry breaking into the big leagues, he joins the guys to reflect on getting called up to the Mets. Plus, why he believes the '86 Mets were better than the '98 Yankees.
Trey Wingo: 5/6/20
Trey Wingo joins the guys to share his thoughts on Dallas signing Dalton, bat flipping in South Korea and Michael never seeing a Star Wars movie.
Flipping over bat flipping: 5/5/20
Bat flipping in the Korean Baseball league is basically an art-form, so why is it still such a big deal here? Plus Don's top 5 coaches without a Super Bowl ring.
John Starks: 5/5/20
John Starks joins the guys to share his thoughts on the most recent episode of "The Last Dance" and to reflect on the Knicks rivalry with Jordan's Bulls.
Ariel Helwani: 5/5/20
Ariel Helwani joins the guys to discuss Mike Tyson's latest workout video and whether or not he could actually be training for a comeback.
"Last Dance" recap: 5/4/20
The guys discuss the life of Don Shula in the wake of his passing at age 90. Plus, recapping episodes 5 and 6 of "The Last Dance," and Don's subtle shade at Michael's tale from the crib.
Joe Namath: 5/4/20
Joe Namath talks about his friendship with Don Shula in the wake of Shula's passing. Plus, Joe discusses Brady going to Tampa compared with his decision to leave NY for LA.
The NBA Bubble and father/son duos: 5/1/20
On Friday's show, the guys discuss what it might take for the NBA to return. Plus, Don's top 5 father/son duos in sports.
Scott Boras: 5/1/20
MLB agent Scott Boras joins the guys to share his viewpoint on whether or not we'll see baseball this year. Plus, what he's hearing about possible vaccine advancements.
Stephania Bell: 5/1/20
Tonight at 7:30, ESPN's Stephania Bell will bring us an hour long special on Alex Smith's terrible leg injury and his difficult road to recovery. Stephania joins the guys to talk about it...
Kevin Kernan: 5/1/20
Kevin Kernan joins the guys to look back on his career in journalism and to share his message for young writers looking to break through.
LeBron speak, Tale from the Crib and more: 4/30/20
LeBron says the NBA should absolutely resume when it's safe, but does everyone agree? Plus, Don's top 5 NY General Managers and Michael's aggressiveness paying off in Tales from The Crib
Howie Singer: 4/30/20
Longtime MSG Director Howie Singer joins the show to share his experience of what it was like battling the Coronavirus.
Mike Breen: 4/30/20
Mike Breen joins the guys to talk about the NBA's uncertain future. Plus, his reflections on "Linsanity" and whether or not it could have worked if Carmelo Anthony agreed to change.
Rich Kleiman: 4/30/20
Kevin Durant's business partner, Rich Kleiman, talks about the Coronavirus' impact on sports, if KD would consider returning when the league resumes and much more...
Will we see sports in 2020?: 4/29/20
Dr. Anthony Fauci expresses some skepticism over the possibility of sports returning in 2020. Plus, Don's top 5 standup comedians of all time.
NJ Governor Phil Murphy: 4/29/20
The Governor of New Jersey, Phil Murphy, joins the show to share the latest news pertaining to the Coronavirus and whether or not sports might be able to resume in his state.
Trey Wingo: 4/29/20
Trey Wingo hosted this year's NFL Draft; he joins to talk about all of the behind-the-scenes work that went into it, what he thought of the Jets and Giants picks and to provide an update on how Todd McShay is doing.
To spoil or not to spoil: 4/28/20
The guys discuss some possible adjustments to the NFL season, their interview with Joe Judge, whether it's ok to spoil Sopranos storylines and more.
Michael Imperioli and Steve Schirripa: 4/28/20
Michael Imperioli and Steve Schirripa join the show to discuss their new podcast, "Talking Sopranos." And we answer once and for all whether or not Michael is a bad guy for revealing spoilers.
Bryant Gumbel: 4/28/20
HBO's Bryant Gumbel joins the guys to discuss the 25th anniversary of Real Sports. Plus, his thoughts on if we'll see sports in the year 2020.
Joe Judge: 4/28/20
Giants HC Joe Judge joins The Michael Kay Show on 98.7FM ESPN New York to reflect on his first draft with the team and explains how he's trying to keep expectations in check.
NFL Draft and "Last Dance": 4/27/20
On Monday's show, the guys look back on the Jets and Giants' drafts, discuss episodes 3 and 4 of "The Last Dance" and much more.
Joe Douglas: 4/27/20
Jets GM Joe Douglas joins the guys to discuss what this draft was like as opposed to more conventional drafts. Plus, he shares their thinking on each pick and whether or not they considered trading for Hopkins or Williams.
1st Round recap: 4/24/20
On Friday's show, the guys discuss both New York 1st round picks, the uncertain future of Aaron Rodgers, Don's 5 greatest NY O-Linemen of all time and more.
Andrew Thomas: 4/24/20
The Giants used the 4th pick to take OT Andrew Thomas. He joined the guys to talk about the differences between playing RT and LT, his love of music and more.
Mekhi Becton: 4/24/20
The newest Jet, Mekhi Becton, talks with the guys about his excitement over becoming a Jet. Plus, he addresses questions over his flagged drug test at the combine.
NFL Draft: 4/23/20
On Thursday's show, the guys get you ready for the 2020 NFL Draft. Plus, the biggest #1 pick draft busts of the past 25 years and that time Michael's dad made him fight someone.
Mark Sanchez: 4/23/20
Mark Sanchez joins the guys to break down the QB's in the upcoming draft. Plus, why Mark can personally relate to Tua's decision to leave college for the NFL.
Marty Lyons: 4/23/20
What position and what player should the Jets target in the draft? Marty Lyons joins to share his thoughts.
Punishment finally handed down: 4/22/20
The guys react to Commissioner Manfred handing down the Red Sox punishment. Plus, the top 5 Giants draft busts in the 2000's.
Bob Costas: 4/22/20
In a wide ranging interview, Bob Costas debates Don over whether or not Mickey Mantle would be dominant today, discusses Michael Jordan, tells if there will be sports this year and much more.
Trey Wingo: 4/22/20
Trey Wingo joins the guys to help preview the 2020 NFL Draft and share his thoughts on the decisions that both New York teams are faced with.
Mike Tannenbaum: 4/22/20
Mike Tannenbaum joins the guys to discuss this year's NFL Draft and to take us behind-the-scenes on what this event is like for the league's general managers.
Jon Pessah: 4/21/20
Jon Pessah has a new book out about one of the most fascinating Yankees of all time. It's called "Yogi: A Life Behind the Mask."
ARod Mets interest: 4/21/20
On Tuesday's show, the guys discuss ARod and J-Lo's possible interest in buying the Mets. Plus, more controversy in "Last One Standing."
Bart Scott: 4/21/20
Bart Scott joins the guys to share his thoughts on Gronk's return to the league. Plus, why he believes the Giants absolutely should NOT draft Isaiah Simmons.
Jim Boeheim: 4/21/20
Jim Boeheim joins the guys to talk about his upcoming virtual-gala to raise money for those affected by COVID-19. Plus, that time he played golf with Jordan at Pebble Beach.
The Last Dance: 4/20/20
On Monday's show, the guys discuss their personal highlights from parts 1 and 2 of "The Last Dance." Plus, a controversial Don list that turns heated.
Louis Riddick: 4/20/20
Louis Riddick joins the guys talking Jets and Giants options at 4 and 11, how circumstances may affect how the draft goes and even what he thought of Jerry Krause's handling of the Bulls.
Mike Greenberg: 4/20/20
Mike Greenberg was in Chicago and covered the the Bulls for much of their run in the 90's. He joins the guys to share his insight on the premiere of "The Last Dance."
Jamal Adams and MJ trivia: 4/17/20
On Friday's show, the guys discuss whether or not Jamal Adams should get a new contract. Plus, it's an epic Michael Jordan edition of "Last One Standing."
NFL over/unders: 4/16/20
The guys take a look at some of Caesars win over/unders for the 2020 NFL season. Plus, Don's not pleased with Peter's questioning in "Last One Standing" and it's two stories for the price of one in "Tales from the Crib."
Jason Hehir: 4/16/20
Jason Hehir is the director of the upcoming 30 for 30, "The Last Dance." He joins the guys to share some of the behind-the-scenes stories from the making of the film.
Mel Kiper Jr: 4/16/20
Mel Kiper Jr. joins the guys to discuss what the Jets might be thinking at #11, whether or not Burrow still would've gone above Tua had Tua not gotten hurt and his greatest draft regret.
"You're gonna fail miserably": 4/15/20
On Wednesday's show, the guys discuss Dr. Fauci's comments regarding scenarios for sports to return. Plus, the top 5 rookie seasons in NY sports history.
Jeff Van Gundy: 4/15/20
Jeff Van Gundy joins the guys to shed some light on Charles Oakley's recent critical comments regarding Patrick Ewing.
Trey Wingo: 4/15/20
Trey Wingo joins the guys to discuss the NFL Draft: who will the Giants take? Could Herbert go before Tua? And how will this all work logistically? Wingo weighs in...
A potential Giant dilemma: 4/14/20
On Tuesday's show, the guys discuss the death of Hank Steinbrenner, Christian McCaffrey's impact on Saquon Barkley, great moments in NY sports defeats and more.
Bill Walton: 4/14/20
Bill Walton joins the guys talking about his upcoming initiative to help those battling the Coronavirus, "Bike for Humanity."
Michael's Eli Manning hot take: 4/13/20
It's a busy Monday on the show as the guys discuss last night's game of H-O-R-S-E, Michael's Eli Manning hot take, Don 5 greatest NY sports nicknames and more.
Tim Mead: 4/13/20
Tim Mead is the President of baseball's Hall of Fame. He joins the guys to discuss some of the uncertainty around Derek Jeter's upcoming induction ceremony.
Bruce Beck: 4/13/20
Bruce Beck joins the guys to reflect upon the life of his friend, Anthony Causi.
A new MLB proposal: 4/10/20
On Friday's show, the guys discuss a new MLB idea, Donovan Mitchell's lost friendship with Rudy Gobert, the Yankee Manager anointed by Billy Martin and more.
Ariel Helwani: 4/10/20
Ariel Helwani joins the guys to discuss what has been a turbulent 24 hours in UFC.
Peter Botte: 4/10/20
Peter Botte joins the guys to discuss his new book, "The Big 50: The Men and Moments that Made the New York Yankees."
Steve Levy: 4/10/20
One of the XFL's most prominent voices, Steve Levy, joins the guys to talk about the unfortunate fall of the league and whether or not he thinks it could have succeeded had it not been for the Coronavirus.
Options for the NBA and great TV series finales...
On Thursday's show, the guys discuss how the NBA could resume play, the greatest TV series finales of all time, a quick edition of "Last One Standing" and more.
Adrian Wojnarowski: 4/9/20
Adrian Wojnarowski joins the guys to discuss some possible options for the NBA once games can be played again. Plus, looking back at the Knicks KD/Kyrie whiff.
Brady's interview, the Daily Don and more: 4/8/20
On Wednesday's show, the guys discuss Tom Brady's interview with Howard Stern, Don looks at the 5 greatest NY playoff performances, the guys play "Last One Standing" and more.
Roy Firestone: 4/8/20
Roy Firestone has interviewed many of the biggest names that you can think of. He joins the guys to share some incredible behind-the-scenes stories about those interviews.
Trey Wingo: 4/8/20
Trey Wingo joins the guys talking Brady's logic in leaving New England, the complex nature of the upcoming draft, if he thinks they'll be able to play baseball and more.