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If you want to talk college sports with a Big 10 flavor, but national perspective, Sparty Talk is the place for you. Every week, we'll start in E. Lansing with the Michigan State Spartans and move outward from there.

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Satchmo and DB discuss the series finale of Mad Men, including the resolution of several story lines, Don Draper's journey, Joan's new firm and the romantic lives of several of its characters. They also look back at the entire series and look... more

Satchmo and DB discuss Caleb Swanigan committing to and decommitting from Michigan State's men's basketball team, Dantonio's approach to recruiting for football, the Spartan baseball season and Spartans in the NBA and the NHL.... more

Satchmo and DB examine the state of the Spartan football program, make some projections for next year and discuss where they expect the program to be in 2020. The also delve into SEC anger, another playoffs flop by the Red Wings,... more

Satchmo and DB get optimistic about Michigan State football and the way spring practice going, get pessimistic about the Red Wings and the NHL pllayoffs and get deep about Mad Men. And there might be little David Letterman talk too.

Satchmo and DB discuss Michigan State's performance in the Final Four of the NCAA men's basketball tournament, Wisconsin's big win against Kentucky and its subsequent loss to Duke in the championship game, the terrible officiating in the... more

The Gang welcomes Boston-area poker pro Bernard Lee to the show to talk about his work with travel bucket list company Blaycation. They also discuss a college basketball bettor who stands to win $1 million, the idea of Atlantic City casinos... more

Satchmo and DB discuss Michigan State's improbable run to the Final Four of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, inlcuding their wins over Oklahoma and Louisville, the Tom Izzo-Coach K rivalry, whether it's OK for Spartan fans to... more

Casino City's Vin Narayanan gives Aaron Todd and Dan Podheiser a first-hand account of Wednesday's Restoration of America's Wire Act hearing in the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and... more

Satchmo and DB discuss Michigan State's run to Sweet 16 in the men's NCAA tournament, whether this is Izzo's best coaching job and whether Spartans have what it takes to reach the Final Four. They also discuss the Spartans'... more

Casino City's Vin Narayanan and Dan Podheiser discuss the Colossus becoming a possibly record-breaking tournament at the World Series of Poker and what that means for entrants, the colossal problems the Chinese government is causing... more