Frank Clark Trade Reaction

An emergency Peltoncast sees us react to the Frank Clark trade, discuss the Seahawks’ draft strategy with two first-round picks and the impact on the 2019 roster.

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2019 Seahawks Draft Preview w/Zach Whitman

We welcome back third Pelton brother Zach Whitman to help preview the NFL Draft, breaking down possible Seahawks draft picks and the Washington Huskies in the draft as well as discussing the possibility of a Frank Clark trade.

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Links
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Zach Whitman on Twitter
– 3SigmaAthlete.com
– Football Outsiders SackSEER projections

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Peltoncast No. 154

A Portland-themed edition discusses our trips for the Blazers-Thunder playoff series, plus we toast to Russell Wilson becoming the highest-paid player in NFL history (for now) and lament a devastating injury for WNBA MVP Breanna Stewart.

Contents

Intro – Trying Portland-area beers and discussing Portland landmarks
4:30 – Blazers-Thunder takeaways thus far
23:00 – Discussing Portland’s best sandwiches and ramen
38:30 – M’s hot takes: A predictable collapse
44:00 – Sounders beat Toronto FC in thriller, prep for LAFC showdown
49:30 – How will the Storm replace Stewart?
59:00 – Husky roundup: Scouting Isaiah Stewart and others at Nike Hoop Summit
1:09 – Relief over Wilson’s contract extension plus the 2019 schedule is out

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Links
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Big Time Bites with Rich Cho
– Peltoncast Search for Seattle’s Best Sandwich
– Lardo Sandwiches
– Bunk Sandwiches
– Grassa PDX
– Afuri Ramen + Izakaya
– FanGraphs Playoff Odds
– FiveThirtyEight Soccer Power Index
– American Soccer Analysis xG
– ESPN Recruiting Nation Top 100

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Peltoncast No. 153

After toasting to Jack Sikma as a Hall of Famer and Matisse Thybulle’s Defensive Player of the Year awards, we debate whether sandwiches are very good or great and award the M’s the Seattle championship belt.

Contents

Intro – A series of toasts plus Shawn Kemp should be next for the Hall of Fame
19:00 – Sandwich search: Bok a Bok and Tat’s Delicatessen
43:30 – Sounders win again (note that Wednesday’s match at Colorado was postponed after we recorded)
49:00 – M’s hot takes: Who else has held the Seattle sports championship belt since the M’s?
57:00 – Husky roundup: Is UW Tight End U?
1:04 – A lot to like about Cassius Marsh signing

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Links
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Peltoncast Men’s Tournament Challenge Group
– Peltoncast Women’s Tournament Challenge Group
– Peltoncast Search for Seattle’s Best Sandwich
– Bok a Bok Fried Chicken and Biscuits
– Tat’s Delicatessen
– Cable Thanos M’s hype video
– FanGraphs Playoff Odds
– FiveThirtyEight Soccer Power Index
– American Soccer Analysis xG
– Sounder at Heart: Sounders to sign Levya
– ESPN WNBA Mock Draft

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Peltoncast No. 152

A wide-ranging episode takes our search for Seattle’s best sandwich to Ma’ono, boasts about the best team in baseball, debates concern level about Russell Wilson’s next contract and likely says farewell to Jaylen Nowell.

Contents

Intro – A toast to “You’re the Worst” and other TV talk
11:30 – NCAA tournament pool update
13:30 – Sandwich search: Ma’ono Fried Chicken sandwich
30:30 – M’s hot takes: 2001, a Mariners odyssey
37:00 – Sounders stay unbeaten with scoreless draw
38:00 – Will a Wilson extension get done by April 15?
50:00 – Husky football starts spring practice
53:00 – Nowell can hire an agent and return to UW but doesn’t sound like he will

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Links
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Stone Enjoy By Series
– Robert Mays on “You’re the Worst”
– Peltoncast Men’s Tournament Challenge Group
– Peltoncast Women’s Tournament Challenge Group
– Peltoncast Search for Seattle’s Best Sandwich
– Ma’ono
– Talkin’ Taco Time: Chef Cam Hanin
– FanGraphs Playoff Odds
– FiveThirtyEight Soccer Power Index
– CG Technology lines for 2019 NFL season
– Duane Brown: Russell Wilson should throw more in 2019
– Jaylen Nowell’s farewell message
– New NCAA entry rules (ESPN+)
– ESPN NBA Draft Top 100
– Sam Vecenie’s top 100 (The Athletic subscribers)

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Peltoncast No. 151

The Ichiro episode salutes his retirement and looks at how Husky men’s basketball will try to get back to the NCAA tournament next year without four key seniors. Plus our search for Seattle’s best sandwich begins with Capitol Hill neighbors The Other Coast Cafe and HoneyHole.

Contents

Intro – How does Jusuf Nurkic’s devastating injury affect the Blazers’ hopes in the playoffs?
10:30 – NCAA tournament pool update
13:00 – Other Coast Cafe vs. HoneyHole plus more sandwich search details
35:30 – M’s hot takes: A familiar script? Plus Ichiro memories (sort of)
40:30 – Sounders return to MLS slog against Cascadia rivals Portland
43:00 – More surgeries for Doug Baldwin; free agents continue to visit
50:30 – Was UW’s season a success? And might 2019-20 be even better?

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Links
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Kevin’s ESPN+ piece on Jusuf Nurkic
– Peltoncast Men’s Tournament Challenge Group
– Peltoncast Women’s Tournament Challenge Group
– Peltoncast Search for Seattle’s Best Sandwich
– The Other Coast Cafe
– HoneyHole Sandwiches
– FiveThirtyEight Soccer Power Index
– American Soccer Analysis
– Kenpom.com
– USA Today coaching salary DB

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Recap: UW Beats Utah State

The Huskies earned their first NCAA tournament win since 2011 by beating Utah State 78-61 Friday in Columbus. We recap how the Huskies knocked off the Aggies and look ahead to their matchup with top-seeded North Carolina.

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Links
– Kenpom.com

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Talkin’ Taco Time: Menu Madness Recap

Taco Time Northwest’s Menu Madness has crowned Mexi-fries the top item on the menu, and TTNW marketing assistant Thomas Huddleston joins us to discuss what we learned from the voting.

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Links
Thomas on Twitter
Talkin’ Taco Time on Twitter
Taco Time Menu Madness homepage
All Talkin’ Taco Time podcasts

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Peltoncast No. 150

With the help of Third Pelton Brother Zach Whitman, we complete our search and crown Seattle’s best ramen. Then a recap of Seahawks free agency and a look at how UW men’s basketball can beat Utah State in the NCAA tournament.

Contents

Intro – Happy trails to Max Unger as he retires
6:30 – Ramen bracket final: Ooink vs. Tsukushinbo with Zach
38:00 – More on our search for Seattle’s best sandwich
43:00Tristan’s Austin eating
53:00 – Opening Day M’s hot takes
57:00 – Sounders stay perfect
59:30 – Breaking down Seahawks’ start to free agency plus farewell to Earl Thomas
1:27 – Why Kevin is feeling better about UW’s changes against Utah State

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Links
– Peltoncast Men’s Tournament Challenge Group
– Peltoncast Women’s Tournament Challenge Group
– Peltoncast on Instagram
– Taco Time Menu Madness
– Zach Whitman on Twitter
– Ooink
– Tsuksuhinbo
– Phorale grand opening fiesta
– NHL Seattle: first look inside arena construction
– OverTheCap.com compensatory pick tracker
– FiveThirtyEight Soccer Power Index
– Kenpom.com
– FiveThirtyEight March Madness Predictions

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NCAA Tournament First Thoughts

Despite losing to Oregon in the Pac-12 Tournament final, the Washington men’s basketball team earned its first NCAA tournament berth in eight years as an at-large and will face Utah State in the opening round. We react and offer a first look at the matchup with the Aggies.

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Links
– Peltoncast Group on ESPN Men’s Tournament Challenge
– Kenpom.com

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