Northland Sports Page Podcasts
Welcome to the online home of the Northland's Sports Page, hosted by Brian Prudhomme and Dave Cook! Check out all of the episodes here! Catch us every Saturday from 10am-Noon on the Northland FAN, and catch up on each show here. We even have our YouTube shows, from when the pandemic first impacted our show. Enjoy!
We've migrated our podcasts to our new podcast player, also available under "Podcasts" on the Northland FAN app, and available on popular podcasting services like Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, TuneIn, and Spotify. We still have our old library available below if you want to take a deep-dive into the history of the show.
January 30, 2021
Hour 1 - Hype Week! Brian & Dave discuss the most overhyped current pro athletes. Former Duluth and now Ft. Myers reporter Michael Raimondi discusses Super Bowl week in Florida. Drawing Lines localizes hype, especially in MLB offseason moves.
Hour 2 - Dyami Starks discusses the community impact of basketball, Dave Hoops talks beer, football, and hockey, and PA talks Vikes offseason coaching moves.
January 23, 2021
Hour 1 - Best players you've seen live at any level? Drawing Lines tribute to Hank Aaron. Mike LaValley talks "life at Lambeau."
Hour 2 - Superior HS A.D. Ella Olson talks Spartans. Dave Hoops talks beer, football, and hockey! P.A. previews NFL Conference Title Weekend.
January 16, 2021
Hour 1 - MN Prep Sports are BACK!! Drawing Lines: MN Sports Networks? Duluth Marshall Hockey Coach Jasen Wise discuss his role with the 'Toppers.
Hour 2 - Guests Galore! Matt Birk, Dave Hoops, and P.A. all join Brian & Dave to discuss the busy sports weekend.
January 9, 2021
Hour 1- Opening segment: "Franchise Dark Days." Brian & Dave also talk with CJ Osuchukwu of Duluth Marshall GBB, and do "Drawing Lines" with P.A.
Hour 2 - Brian & Dave are joined by Dave Hoops to talk re-opening of breweries. Hermantown Hockey Coach Pat Andrews & East BBB Coach Rhett McDonald discuss the start of their seasons.
January 2, 2021
Hour 1 - Brian & Dave give New Year's Resolutions for Vikes, Wolves, Wild & Twins. Drawing Lines examines Richard Pitino.
Hour 2 - Jesse Robinson talks return of CSS Athletics, Dave Hoops talks fantasy sports, and PA talks Vikes-Lions.
December 26, 2020
Hour 1 - Brian & Dave create "naughty & nice" lists for Vikes, Wolves, Wild, and Twins.
Hour 2 - Topher Davis does "Drawing Lines" with Brian & Dave. Dave Hoops talks fantasy sports, and PA recaps Vikes-Saints.
December 19, 2020
Hour 1 - Brian & Dave play this week's Would You Rather, and also do some "Drawing Lines" with Chelsie Brown.
Hour 2 - Vencie Glenn, Dave Hoops, and Paul Allen help Brian & Dave with a full hour of football.
December 12, 2020
Hour 1 - Would You Rather? Chelsie Brown again helps with Drawing Lines live from Omaha
Hour 2 - Brian & Dave call an audible; followed by Dave Hoops on fantasy playoffs, and PA on Vikes-Bucs
December 5, 2020
Hour 1 - Would You Rather? Chelsie Brown helps with Drawing Lines live from Omaha
Hour 2 - Vencie Glenn talks the Vikings secondary development, Dave Hoops gives fantasy football advice, and P.A. previews Jaguars-Vikings
November 28, 2020
Hour 1 - Would You Rather? Drawing Lines discuss what we are thankful for!
Hour 2 - Ted Kiefat of RailsTV discusses the pause on prep sports impacting broadcasting students; Dave Hoops talks beer and Fantasy Football; PA previews Panthers-Vikings!
November 21, 2020
Hour 1 - Would You Rather? Drawing Lines on Baseball HOF Ballot.
Hour 2 - John Thomas of the Timberwolves & Lynx, Dave Hoops on Fantasy Football, PA on Cowboys-Vikes
November 14, 2020
Hour 1 - Would You Rather hits many subjects. Drawing Lines gives NFC North midterm grades
Hour 2 - Erik Lofald talks Denfeld Football and the pending stoppage of prep sports. Dave Hoops talks Fantasy Football, and PA previews Vikes-Bears.
November 7, 2020
Hour 1 - The show celebrates our 3-year anniversary; plus this week's "Would You Rather?"
Hour 2 - Drawing Lines does election satire with Topher Davis. Dave Hoops talks Fantasy Football. Former Viking Vencie Glenn discuss the young secondary
October 31, 2020
Hour 1- Prep Football Friday recaps, and NSP Trick Or Treating
Hour 2 - Daniel Hersey discusses baseball analytics, Dave Hoops helps "Drawing Lines" and gives fantasy football advice, and P.A. previews Vikes-Packers week.
October 24, 2020
Hour 1 - "Would You Rather?" & Drawing Lines
Hour 2 - Dukes Knutson, Rhett McDonald, and Dave Hoops join Brian and Dave to cover baseball, basketball, and football respectively
October 17, 2020
Hour 1 - Brian & Dave tackle this week's Would You Rather and Drawing Lines
Hour 2 - David Staniger, Vince Repesh, and John Shuster help pay tribute to legendary Chisholm coach Bob McDonald
October 10, 2020
Hour 1 - This week's "Would You Rather?" Topher Davis helps with Drawing Lines.
Hour 2 - Duluth East VB Coach Nikoli Wiens discusses the upcoming season. Dave Hoops talks fantasy football, and P.A. previews Vikes-Seahawks.
October 3, 2020
Hour 1 - Brian & Dave eulogize the Twins, with help from Tyler George.
Hour 2 - Dave Hoops and P.A. talk plenty of football with Brian & Dave. They also do some "Drawing Lines" on the "Tank for Trevor" theory.
September 26, 2020
Hour 1 - This week's "Would You Rather?" (#1 & #2 - Follow @NSPRadio on Twitter to vote) Hermantown FB coach Mike Zagelmeyer discuss the return to play.
Hour 2 - Detroit Tigers (and former Twins) coach Joe Vavra discusses the 2020 MLB season, Dave Hoops helps with WYR #3 & Crooked Pint Fantasy Football segment. Drawing Lines tackles Bateman rejoining the Gophers.
September 19, 2020
Hour 1 - This week's "Would you rather?" (Follow @NSPRadio to vote)
Hour 2 - Hoops Brewing (Dave Hoops) & Crooked Pint give this week's Fantasy Football segment, Topher Davis helps with Drawing Lines, and P.A. talks Vikes/Colts
September 12, 2020
Hour 1 - This week's "Would You Rather?" Brian and Dave Debate Minnesota Vikings Line-Up vs Green Bay Packers Line-Up
Hour 2 - Nick Biondich talks about Officials Openings. Dave Hoops, Topher Davis, Brian and Dave Pick Division Winners, Wild Card and Super Champ!
September 5, 2020
Hour 1 - This week's "Would You Rather?" Leo Lewis talks safety in football.
Hour 2 - Dave Hoops plays WYR, Topher Davis helps with Drawing Lines, and Vikings VOX Paul Allen previews the NFL season
August 29, 2020
Hour 1 - Twins Trade Deadline, Wolves Top Pick discussion with Brian, Dave, Rick Rickert, and Dave Hoops
Hour 2 - Mark Wick talks mental health with Brian & Dave; also a recap of Would You Rather and Drawing Lines
August 22, 2020
Hour 1 - Would you Rather - featuring Zach Edwards & Dave Hoops
Hour 2 - Denfeld Football Coach Erik Lofald & Drawing Lines with Topher Davis
August 15, 2020
Hour 1 - This week's game of "Would You Rather?"
Hour 2 - Dave Hoops talks beer, NHL, & MLB. Topher Davis helps Brian & Dave Draw Lines; plus latest on Twins & Lynx
August 1, 2020
Hour 1 - This week's game of "Would You Rather?" -- Dave Hoops of Hoops Brewing gives a COVID update
Hour 2 - CSS Football Coach Mike Heffernan talks moving to the spring season, Legendary Hockey Coach Steve Pitoscia addresses hockey's future, Brian & Dave Drawing Lines
July 25, 2020
Hour 1 - This week's game of "Would You Rather?" -- Staff Sgt. Jeff Nicholls talks Twins home opener
Hour 2 - Brian & Dave catch up with Duluth East Boys' Hockey Coach Mike Randolph; Topher Davis helps them draw lines, and Dave Hoops talks Hoops Brewing.
July 18, 2020
Hour 1 - Brian & Dave play "Would You Rather?" Welcome new sponsor Dave Hoops!
Hour 2 - Jeff Lahti and Lavelle E. Neal III join Brian & Dave to preview Twins Baseball
July 11, 2020
Hour 1 - Brian & Dave get help from Tyler George as they discuss athletes that gave "false hope" that they were the next big thing.
Hour 2 - Brian & Dave discuss the hope for the fall season with CSS Volleyball's Dana Moore. Drawing Lines looks at games without fans.
July 4, 2020
Hour 1 Brian & Dave discuss sports uniting America; Topher Davis helps them with Drawing Lines.
Hour 2 - Brian & Dave discuss Northwoods League Baseball in North Dakota with Ted Kiefat; Mike Tucker discusses Calvin Griffith statue removal.
June 27, 2020
Hour 1 Brian Joined by Olympic Gold Medalist Tyler George.
Hour 2 - Brian Joined by Olympic Gold Medalist Tyler George for a second hour.
June 20, 2020
Hour 1 - Brian & Dave honor Grandma’s Marathon by discussing the greatest “title runs” in sports. They get some help from Olympic Gold Medalist Tyler George.
Hour 2 - Chris Allen joins Brian and Dave to discuss the best and worst sports arena music. Drawing Lines tackles the start of the Northwoods League season without the Duluth Huskies, and the final segment analyzes the latest Minnesota Twins headlines.
June 13, 2020
Brian & Dave are back in the Northland Fan Studio with this week's Northland Sports Page.