Long Island Nets host Ally Melendez: Ep. 99


What’s a typical night like for a professional in-game arena host? Ally Melendez of the Long Island Nets is here to tell us. Plus: dealing with crazy fans, balancing multiple jobs, and the truth about growing up on Long Island.

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The Top 8 Basketball Coaches in Movie History

I love college basketball and I love movies. So when March Madness came around and I had the chance to host a video for Fandango ranking the best movie basketball coaches of all-time, I said yes faster than Nick Young does to a contested 3.

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The Mike Janela Show: Episode 16 – Los Angeles Daily News’ Mark Medina

Mark Medina

What’s it like covering the Lakers? Los Angeles Daily News beat writer Mark Medina tells stories about the one time Nick Young got mad at him, how to interview Kobe the right way, and his thoughts on Lamar Odom.

Mark also previews the Lakers season, handicaps D’Angelo Russell’s rookie of the year chances, and drops his favorite arena in the NBA to visit.

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Music for The Mike Janela Show provided by Grapes’ “I Dunno.” Make sure to check his work out here.