Talking Mets, Isles Training Camp


Hosts Gary Harding and John Panarese begin the show discussing the MLB playoff races, analysis of the Mets recent trades, the situation in Houston and a recap of the Little League World Series. In the second half of the program, Brad Kurtzberg from Inside Hockey joined the show to further discuss the state of the…

MLB Trade Talk; Isles and John Tavares


Hosts Gary Harding, John Panarese and John Sweeney welcome Brad Kurtzberg from The Hockey Writers to the WGBB studio, and begin the show with MLB trade talk. Now that the Yankees have acquired Todd Frazier, what’s next? What will the Mets do? Who will stay, who will go? Then in the second half of the…

Islanders, Rangers Free Agent Talk


Host Tony Stabile welcomes New York Islanders writer for Newsday Arthur Staple to the show for a second straight week, as the guys discuss the latest moves by the New York Islanders, and some possible free agent signings including the Washington Capitals forward Justin Williams. In the second half of the show, The New York Rangers Blog founder Kevin DeLury joins…

Long Island Nets; Isles Talk with Arthur Staple


Hosts Gary Harding and John Panarese open the show talking with Alton Byrd, VP of Business Operations for the Long Island Nets. In the second half of the show, the guys welcomed Arthur Staple, New York Islanders writer for Newsday. Topics discussed included the Islanders recent acquisition of Jordan Eberle, the exit of Travis Hamonic,…

Isles Free Agent Targets


Host Tony Stabile begin the show talking with Eric Mirlis, author of I Was There! about the book and his favorite stories from his research. Eric also reminisced about when he worked in PR for the Islanders, telling a story about a possible franchise changing trade that never happened. Then Tony welcomed Andy Graziano from SNY Islanders Point…

Isles Talk; Hockey and Video Games


Hosts Gary Harding and John Panarese welcome Patrick Hickey, writer at The Hockey Writers covering the New York Islanders. Gary and John begin the show talking with Pat about the Islanders, including some possible free agents the team could go after, and how the upcoming expansion draft could impact the team. Later the guys discuss the impact…

Jets Draft, Isles Belmont Proposal


Host Tony Stabile begins the show talking about the Jets draft with Dennis Waszak Jr., Associated Press sports writer covering the team since 2006. Then Tony welcomes Newsday editorial board member Randi Marsh to discuss the New York Islanders plan to formally propose a new arena be built at Belmont Park.  

Isles Announcer Brendan Burke


Hosts Gary Harding, John Panarese and John Sweeney welcome Brendan Burke, play by play announcer for the New York Islanders, followed by Alan Fuehring, play by play announcer for the Bridgeport Sound Tigers.  

NHL Talk


Host Tony Stabile makes his WGBB hosting debut, and welcomes Brian Compton from to the program to talk Islanders and Rangers hockey.    

Wendel Clark and Billy “The Whopper” Paultz


Host Bill Donohue began the show welcoming longtime Toronto Maple Leafs captain and one time New York Islanders forward Wendel Clark. Then Bill spoke with former ABA and New York Nets center Billy “The Whopper” Paultz.  

NHL All-Star Game, Super Bowl Preview


Hosts Gary Harding, John Panarese and John Sweeney discuss the NHL All-Star Game and the resurgence of the Islanders since Doug Weight took over behind the bench with Inside Hockey’s Brad Kurtzberg. Later the guys preview the upcoming Super Bowl between the Patriots and Falcons.  

NHL Talk; MLB Hall-of-Fame Debate


Hosts Derek Wasiak and John Sweeney begin the show discussing Islanders disappointing season, followed by some talk about the Rangers Henrik Lundqvist. In the second half-hour, the John and Derek welcomed Howie Karpin to the program, longtime official scorer for Major League Baseball, and Sirius XM update anchor. Howie talked a bit about a new…