The Odd Couple with Chris Broussard & Rob Parker

The Odd Couple with Chris Broussard & Rob Parker

Two seasoned veteran reporters collide as FSR hosts and FS1 analysts Chris Broussard and Rob Parker partner to provide listeners a credible and...Full Bio

Best of The Week on The Odd Couple

Best of The Odd Couple

Former NFL offensive lineman and FOX Sports Radio Weekend host Ephraim Salaam is in for Rob, and he and Chris explain why it’s hard to take the Philadelphia 76ers as the Eastern Conference foe that is best equipped to knock off the Boston Celtics and tell us which team LeBron James should join if he decides to leave the Los Angeles Lakers. Plus, Yahoo Sports writer Tom Haberstroh swings by to discuss his bombshell report that Chicago Bulls statisticians juiced the stats to ensure that Michael Jordan won the Defensive Player of the Year award in 1988.

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Hour 3 – LeBron James to the Knicks?!?

Former NFL offensive lineman and FOX Sports Radio Weekend host Ephraim Salaam is in for Rob, and he and Chris discuss which teams make the most sense for LeBron James if he decides to leave the Los Angeles Lakers, tell us why it would be impossible for LeBron and JJ Redick to continue their podcast together and explain why Reggie Jackson’s comments about the atrocities he faced playing baseball in the south during the 1960s absolutely needed to be heard by the masses.

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Hour 2 - Juiced Stats for Michael Jordan?!? + Yahoo Sports writer Tom Haberstroh

Former NFL offensive lineman and FOX Sports Radio Weekend host Ephraim Salaam is in for Rob, and he and Chris discuss the bombshell report that Chicago Bulls statisticians juiced the stats to ensure that Michael Jordan won the Defensive Player of the Year award in 1988 and tell us if this news will change the way people view Jordan in the GOAT debate. Later, the Odd Couple Crew debate the Kelly-Matthew Stafford college dating ‘controversy’ in this week’s edition of Shop Talk. Plus, Yahoo Sports writer Tom Haberstroh swings by to discuss his investigation into MJ’s juiced defensive stats in 1988.

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Hour 1 - Can Embiid's Sixers Challenge the Celtics? + The Athletic's Jovan Buha

Former NFL offensive lineman and FOX Sports Radio Weekend host Ephraim Salaam is in for Rob, and he and Chris discuss which Eastern Conference foe is best equipped to knock off the Boston Celtics, tell us why they’ve been so underwhelmed by Joel Embiid these last few years and explain why Caitlin Clark deserves to be one of the leading vote-getters for the upcoming WNBA All-Star Game. Plus, The Athletic senior writer Jovan Buha swings by to discuss the Los Angeles Lakers decision to hire JJ Redick as their next head coach, what roster changes need to be made alongside LeBron James and Anthony Davis and much more!

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Former NFL offensive lineman and FOX Sports Radio Weekend host Ephraim Salaam is in for Rob, and he and Chris discuss the concerns they have about JJ Redick’s fit as the next head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers and discuss why the number of Black players in professional baseball continues to dwindle. Plus, Locked on Lakers host Andy Kamenetzky swings by to discuss what has to happen for JJ Redick to succeed as the Los Angeles Lakers’ head coach, the pressure to win – and win early – for Redick, what roster moves the team can make alongside LeBron James and Anthony Davis to get the team back in contention and much more! 

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Hour 3 – Baseball’s Big Problem, Bronny’s Future + Locked on Lakers host Andy Kamenetzky

Former NFL offensive lineman and FOX Sports Radio Weekend host Ephraim Salaam is in for Rob, and he and Chris discuss why the low number of Black players in Major League Baseball can be traced back to the youth level and share their thoughts on Rich Paul doing everything he can to steer Bronny James to the Los Angeles Lakers.  

Plus, Locked on Lakers host Andy Kamenetzky swings by to discuss what has to happen for JJ Redick to succeed as the Los Angeles Lakers’ head coach, the pressure to win – and win early – for Redick, what roster moves the team can make alongside LeBron James and Anthony Davis to get the team back in contention and much more! 

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Hour 2 – Where Are all the Black Baseball Players? + Former NBA veteran Kerry Kittles

Former NFL offensive lineman and FOX Sports Radio Weekend host Ephraim Salaam is in for Rob, and he and Chris discuss why the number of Black players in professional baseball continues to dwindle and share their thoughts on the uncertain future of free-agent-to-be Paul George. Plus, former NBA veteran and FOX Sports Radio NBA analyst Kerry Kittles swings by to discuss the Los Angeles Lakers’ decision to hire JJ Redick as their next head coach, how the non-LeBron players might respond to such an inexperienced hire, why it’s far from a lock that Team USA will bring home the gold at the Olympics and much more! 

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Hour 1 – JJ Redick’s Uphill Battle with the Los Angeles Lakers

Former NFL offensive lineman and FOX Sports Radio Weekend host Ephraim Salaam is in for Rob, and he and Chris discuss the concerns they have about JJ Redick’s fit as the next head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, tell us why the buy-in of LeBron James and Anthony Davis will be the key to Redick getting off to a hot start and whether the Lakers should’ve waited to speak with Monty Williams before hiring JJ. Plus, the guys share their thoughts on DeMar DeRozan officially choosing sides in the Kendrick Lamar vs Drake beef.

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Inside the Parker LIVE from Rickwood Field: An Homage to Willie Mays + San Francisco Giants pitcher Jordan Hicks & St Louis Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne

On this week’s edition of  Inside the (Rob) Parker, Rob checks in live from Rickwood Field in Birmingham to discuss the late-great Willie Mays and the significance of Negro League baseball. Plus, we have on-location interviews with San Francisco Giants pitcher Jordan Hicks and St Louis Cardinals broadcaster Mike Claiborne. Finally, we’ve got appearances by MLBBro.com managing editor JR Gamble and gambling expert David Gascon.

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