Happy Passover everyone! Tonight, we celebrate! We celebrate Jackie Robinson, Bubba Watson and the Fort Lauderdale Strikers. Thanks to Bob Kendrick of the Negro League Museum. Bob is like a walking encyclopedia of the Negro Leagues. He love of his work and the subject matter is infectious. Our conversation covered the Robinson’s legacy, the late-great [...]
The Fort Lauderdale Strikers burned the Ottawa Fury 2-0 at Lockhart Stadium on April 12. Bruce Silverman had the play-by-play for SoFloRadio.com. Here is a SILVERMAN: On Sports Score Clip of the second Strikers goal. Darnell King lead a two-on-one and right footed a rebound past the Fury keeper for a beautiful goal securing the [...]
NASL soccer. It’s a kick in the grass! The 2014 NASL season kicked off in Fort Lauderdale with the Strikers playing host to the expansion Ottawa Fury. The boys defended the Fort with a 2-0 victory over the visitors from north of the border. SoFloRadio.com is proud to bring you every Strikers home game live [...]
2014 Fort Lauderdale Strikers Season Kicks Off Tonight with Bruce Silverman as the Voice of the Strikers!
For Immediate Release: The Fort Lauderdale Strikers are proud to announce this season’s home match internet TV and radio deals. The broadcast packages to be handled by NASLLive.com and SoFloRadio.com commence with the season opener Saturday April 12th at historic Lockhart Stadium against Ottawa Fury FC. Kickoff is set for 7:30pm EDT. SoFloRadio.com’s Play-by-play duties will be [...]
I start every show by saying, “Good evening boys and girls!” And tonight, it was a very good evening! Tonight had everything, drama (the Final Four), tragedy (Gators lost, not really tragedy), laughter (lots of laughs), compelling human stories (you will be inspired by my friend Tony Harvey, yes Tony to me), outraged (Marlins talk) [...]
As the calendar rolls on, so does SILVERMAN: On Sports! The Final Four is set. Florida, UConn, Kentucky and Wisconsin. Great basketball talk needs a great basketball guest. Enter former Georgia Tech standout and NBA great Kenny Anderson. Kenny lead the Yellow Jackets to a Final Four in his freshman season. The conversation included the [...]
3-24-2013: March Madness Continues, Shockers and Vols Represented, Soccer Tom Mulroy of Fort Lauderdale Strikers & More!
I am going to make this short and sweet, because the show was sweet but not short. Two hours of sports and laughs, it doesn’t get much better than that! Thanks to two great callers at the top of the show, S:OS got off to a great start. My first guest was Paul Suellentrop of [...]
2-24-2014: Dave Pallone on Jason Collins and MLB, Michael O’Keefe on Harold Ramis and Caddyshack, Seth Menachem & More!
Cinderella story! Leading off, Dave Pallone, former MLB umpire came on and spoke about Jason Collins breaking another barrier when he took the court as a member of the Brooklyn Nets. Pallone was outed by the New York Post more than twenty years ago and is an outspoken individual on gay rights. Our conversation then [...]
Making it in the NFL is not easy. The average career lasts less than four seasons. Getting drafted isn’t that easy either. Some teams draft to fill needs. Others tend to pick the best player available regardless of position. A few teams take players completely off their boards for reasons ranging from health to off-field [...]
On February 9, 1964 The Beatles made history in music. Fifty years to the day, Michael Sam made history in sports. The impact of The Beatles on Ed Sullivan is now known. What impact Sam’s announcement will have on sports and society, we will have to wait and see. What did Sam say yesterday? “I [...]