Archive for January, 2018:


Brave The Wild Ep#171:The Coffee Stain

After a couple of great games against the Tampa Bay Lightening and Ottawa Senators, the Minnesota Wild spilled coffee all over their brand new shirt. Minnesota no-showed in the first two periods against the Pittsburgh Penguins in an embarrassing effort, getting tick tack toed early and often! Also on Stitcher and Double Twist! facebook.com/bravethewild facebook.com/mnwplayers

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Timberwolves Explosion Ep218:Butler’s Blessing

Jimmy Butler missed this entire week with a sore knee. In a video interview with the Star Tribune’s Jerry Zgoda, Butler raved about Wiggins talent, saying “Wigs” is only 40 percent of what he will be. Wiggins exploded against Toronto and especially the LA Clippers, with season highs, including a lot of the amazing spin

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Purple Mafia Ep#263:Mystifying

The Minnesota Vikings were manhandled by the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFC Championship game, in mystifying fashion. The loss marked the Vikings’ 6th consecutive defeat in the NFC title game, dating all the way back to the 1980 season. We briefly preview the upcoming Superbowl 52, and of course get to your many comments regarding

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Brave The Wild Ep#170:The Split

The Minnesota Wild would get a split the past weekend, starting with a dazzling performance against the the Winnipeg Jets, followed by an up and down performance against Vancouver, resulting in an OT loss. The Wild will face all eastern conference teams the remainder of January, which at times bodes well for this club. Also

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Timberwolves Explosion Ep#217:100s Are Back

So much for keeping teams under 100 points, as the Wolves gave up triple digits in all four of last week’s games. The home club played great however in games vs NY and Portland, and seemed to take a step or two back in Orlando and Houston. Also on Stitcher and Double Twist! @wolvesexplosion facebook.com/timberwolvesexplosion

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Purple Mafia Ep#262:Divisional Review/Conference Preview

In a game where the Minnesota Vikings lead 17-0, against the hated New Orleans Saints, it looked like all would be alright. Then things slowly started to change and decline. Drew Brees went from a couple turnovers in the first half, to near lights out in the second. Kai Forbath would finally put the Vikings

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Timberwolves Explosion Ep#216:The Springboard

The Minnesota Timberwolves are a different team since N.Y.E, as they have kept teams under 100 points ever since. Other than a poor shooting speed bump in Boston, the Wolves built huge leads against New Orleans, Cleveland and OKC, and never relinquished them. Also on Stitcher and Double Twist! facebook.com/timberwolvesexplosion @wolvesexplosion paladinolive@yahoo.com Call into our

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Purple Mafia Ep#261:Wild Card Review, Divisional Preview

We first review a mostly exciting Wild Card weekend. We then lead into the Divisional Round with predictions, including an extensive preview of the Vikings vs Saints game! We as always get to your comments, and once again hear from Mad Martin! Also on Stitcher and Double Twist! facebook.com/purplemafiashow @purplemafiashow paladinolive@yahoo.com Hosted By: Joey Awaijane

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Brave The Wild Ep#168:Home Ice Excellence

After a very valiant effort in Nashville that fell short, as the penalty woes came back to haunt them in the third period, the Wild stepped up the next two games at home. Matt Cullen and Eric Staal had muti-goal games as Minnesota dominated the puck almost the whole game. Nino Niederreiter in his return

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Timberwolves Explosion Ep#215:Hitting Stride

The Minnesota Timberwolves rang in the new year by scorching the Indiana Pacers and L.A. Lakers, with 17-0 and 16-0 starts in which the Wolves never relinquished the lead. The game against Brooklyn was yet another goofy hiccup in the Timberwolves schedual, as someone named Dinwiddie punished your host for making fun of his name!

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