The Dan Dakich Show
Darius Butler describes changes to NFL teams training camp routines, Kevin Bowen gives his training camp expectations, and Brett Okamoto sets you up for Jorge Masvidal vs Kamaru Usman
(00:00-23:26) – We open the show on a Friday with Dan sharing the fact that the legendary Coach Bob Knight never allowed shoe guys or agents to dirty up the program. Dan relates it to people worshiping athletes and players nowadays, which has made him respect Coach Knight further. (23:27-37:01) – WIBC’s Jason Hammer visits the program, back in his weekly spot, to give his thoughts on Victor Oladipo’s decision, politics being further infused into sports, and whether or not sports will be successful in their return bids here in the US. (37:02-46:06) – We knock on wood was we close out the first hour because the lights and power at Dan’s house flickered, but somehow he’s still connected. Dan also looks at the ongoing court case involving Zion Williamson and the latest alleged developments in that case. (46:07-1:09:24) – One of our favorites and former Colts cornerback Darius Butler drops by to share his thoughts on how NFL players and teams will be impacted by the changes to normal routines and schedules as they prepare for training camp and, ultimately, the start of the NFL season. (1:09:25-1:23:10) –An ongoing segment on The Dan Dakich Show celebrates workers at Eskenazi Health, some of the men and women on the front lines in the fight against COVID-19. Today, in what is our 58th and final Eskenazi guest segment, we are joined by Wendy St. John, who is a certified trauma nurse with the Smith Level I Shock Trauma Center at Eskenazi Health. Wendy went to Lawrence Central High School and graduated from Indiana University. (1:23:11-1:29:21) – The second hour ends with Dan and show producer Jimmy Cook taking a look at the upcoming sports calendar for the weekend, discuss what bets they plan on placing today, and examine if the success The Basketball Tournament has had in their bubble environment offers hope to the NBA. (1:29:22-1:50:23) – Our very own Kevin Bowen stops by to breakdown both sides of the ball for the Indianapolis Colts and shares what to expect from the team as they prepare for the start of training camp, which is just over two weeks away. (1:50:24-2:05:53) – ESPN’s Brett Okamoto gets us all setup and ready to fight…or bet on UFC 251 which takes place on Saturday night on Fight Island in Abu Dhabi and features there title fights, including Jorge Masvidal vs Kamaru Usman for the UFC Welterweight Title. (2:05:54-2:17:14) – We close out the week with Dan and Jimmy expressing their frustration that Aaron Craft potentially stepping away from basketball is dominating headlines. Plus, Dan shares his final thoughts heading into a big sports weekend.
Duration: 2 hr 17 min