The Zone

The Zone



Tuesday, July 24, 201207/24/2012

1, 2, 3 strikes you’re out: A numerical goodybe to Ichiro

Ichiro is now a New York Yankee and I couldn’t be happier, but I can say now that he is a Bronx Bomber it’s time to look at the real Ichiro numbers to put the trade in perspective.


Friday, January 6, 201201/06/2012

Social media response to an age old question

I get this question a lot from people when they find out what I do for a living. Do you agree with my response?

Joe Paterno

Wednesday, November 9, 201111/09/2011

Scandal in Happy Valley shines a light on job requirements

I got out of news because of stories like the Penn State sexual abuse scandal.

LeBron James

Thursday, May 12, 201105/12/2011

Apparently it’s over and I’m sorry

Based on the celebration by LeBron James after the Heat downed the Boston Celtics last night, the season ended! Right?


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The Zone 3/31/2015 – Hour 1

Mark is solo today as Doug is off… We start off congratulating the Lummi High School boys basketball team for being named “Team of the Year” by Governor Inslee… We’re joined by former MLB pitcher C.J. Nitkowski, now an analyst for Fox Sports (and you’ll like what he says about the Mariners)… It’s Trivia Tuesday brought to you by our sponsor Westside Pizza… Sporting News ‘O’ the Day.

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3/30/2015 The Zone – Hour 1

Hello from the King Street Shell as we join you after a Mariner spring training win. We hear from Lloyd McClendon and Taijuan Walker after the win…We also lament the Gonzaga loss – Doug says this was their best chance at a final four appearance, and we hear from coach Few and a couple players after the game…Plus, Big Ol’ Dumb Game!

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3/30/2015 The Zone – Hour 2

Sporting News O’ the Day

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3/27/2015 The Zone – Hour 1

The topic of sports themed TV shows came up today so we confess what old ones we want back…and we hear from all eight coaches in action in tonight’s Sweet 16 action on KPUG…Bud Withers from the Seattle Times is in Houston to cover the Gonzaga/UCLA game and he joins us for a preview…Plus, Sporting News.

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The Zone 3/26/15 – Hour 1

We’re in the final hour before the Sweet 16 as we start the show… We’re joined by Brian Pedersen from to discuss tonight’s Sweet 16 games… Doug & Mark further break down tonight’s games and let you hear from the participating teams’ coaches… The Big Old Dumb Game of the Day.