Lawhead's Court is a weekly sports podcast featuring comedian Jason Lawhead. He touches on a variety of topics relating to professional sports and give a unique perspective.
Refund Tweet Me
This week's LC talks sharing the stage with Jerry Seinfeld in NYC, having a flight home cancelled and finally having to twitter shaming the airline to get a "refund" back. I talk game 1 of the NBA Finals & what I saw as the "blue print" for what the Raptors laid down & the stat that will win them the series. Enjoy
02/06/2019 • 25 minutes 51 seconds
East vs West
On this week's LC, I land in New York & Atlantic City and talk East Coast vs West Coast differecnes. I survive a 3rd world Greyhound bus ride and breakdown Eastern & Western Conference Finals and give my take on where I see it going from here.
20/05/2019 • 23 minutes 18 seconds
Gullable Hockey Fan
I talk about the excitement of taking in some live Minor League Hockey Playoff action & why its on my top 5 best ticket in town sports experiences. I talk NBA playoffs & how the Celtics became the Raptors and the Raptors became the Celtics in 1 playoff year. The Ben Simmons bust & what the loss of Durant means for the Rocket's window along with a little Laker debacle update. Enjoy
09/05/2019 • 28 minutes 28 seconds
Mr. Ms. Universe
I talk about the recent transgender woman who broke the woman's weightlifting world record. I talk reffing basketball & a recent parents bleacher clearing brawl And give a quick glimpse at my early thoughts of round 2 NBA playoff action.
03/05/2019 • 19 minutes 5 seconds
I talk Tiger Woods greatness & how I woke up at 6am feeling like something special was gonna happen & share how inspirational it was to watch. I gloss over early NBA playoff games & stick to my past prediction for the NBA title.
17/04/2019 • 17 minutes 7 seconds
Today on Lawhead's Court is a terrific young comedian & someone I'm proud to call a good comedy friend. Zoltan Kaszas started in and still remains a San Diego comedian and is regularly headlining clubs, colleges and other diverse stages all over the country & recently tells us about headlining my home club Hilarites. He talks to me about his success through Dry Bar comedy, his appreciation for the audiences & fans that came from it and his creative ways of touring to seek them out live. We talk about his mom, his new boxing career, our cats, living below your means & even get to sports. Hungarian born and San Diego raised Zoltan is one funny "your dad's dick" (which means MF'er in Hungarian). Check out the episode & enjoy.
10/04/2019 • 1 hour 27 minutes 13 seconds
Talkin Hoops with Kenyon Ates
Sit down with one of my favorite voices in sports podcasting Kenyon Ates. From the League Ambassadors and Confirmation Bias & 32 King's Road podcasts Kenyon brings some of the best basketball knowledge to Lawhead's Court ever heard on the podcast. We talk his Lakers & LeBron. Final Four and who we like, ZION, the Duke shocking loss & more. Enjoy
04/04/2019 • 35 minutes 30 seconds
3 weeks ago I sat down with stand up legend Don Gavin. Don has been touring as a headliner for 40 years. Don & I talk about his days in the beginning at the ground floor of the Boston comedy scene, how he went from teacher/coach to headlining comic. We talk his comedy influences and his stand out high school basketball days in the 60's & playing against Lew Alcindor & Austin Carr. Betttin on college basketball and how weeks ago we both got our brackets wrong. Its a great sit down with a great guy. Enjoy !
03/04/2019 • 44 minutes 32 seconds
I like Carolina
I talk Zion Willamson's greatness but why I still like Carolina to win it all and I give my Final 8 match-ups to the final game.
21/03/2019 • 11 minutes 1 second
OBJ > LBJ
This podcast comes on the news of the Browns trading for Odell Beckham Jr. and how the dynamic of LeBron leaving and Baker & company now arriving has kept Cleveland on the map of coolest sports cities stories.
18/03/2019 • 24 minutes 59 seconds
I talk the Robert Kraft saga & why billionaire men go to strip malls for sex.
26/02/2019 • 10 minutes 31 seconds
I take time to talk Steven James Brody's (Brody Stevens) life as best I can. RIP 818
25/02/2019 • 9 minutes 57 seconds
Dr. J's Flashback Friday
We look back on the greatness of Dr. J on his 69th birthday. I trelive the time I got to meet, greet and treat him for a night of comedy and cigars. I tell the tale & how my Dad, mom & sister also got to be a part of Julius' random Cleveland house call.
25/02/2019 • 16 minutes 33 seconds
I talk attending the SDSU upset over 24-1 Nevada & how Eric Musselman's coaching staff looks all too like a technology installation team. I ask weather its even worth the Lakers making the playoffs and how even getting to the 7th seed seems hopeless with 23 games left 7 the roster they have.
21/02/2019 • 11 minutes 19 seconds
How come no Newcombe ?
I follow up final thoughts on the Machado signing and honor the late great Don Newcombe and recognize him as the American Hero he was and the Hall OF Famer he should be.
20/02/2019 • 8 minutes 57 seconds
I talk why I like the Machado signing & what it could do for the Padres. I talk an amazing birthday dinner & if how saying you're a foodie automatically makes you not one.
19/02/2019 • 10 minutes 34 seconds
Flashback Friday Spinks & Ali
Its a birthday bash weekend and Flashback Friday. I look back on the Leon Spinks upset of Muhammad Ali in 1978 & how its usually not often thought of when talking greatest sports upsets of all time & how after 7 career fights Spinks was a household name.
16/02/2019 • 9 minutes 30 seconds
Pitchers & catchers
Spring Training shopping season is in the air. I talk what excites me still about baseball and how I celebrate pitchers and catchers reporting and why I'll never to tune into October.
14/02/2019 • 9 minutes 13 seconds
I talk about a great night becoming friends of legendary coach Steve Fisher of Michigan fab 5 fame an recently retired from building a top tier college basketball program at San Diego St. I talk being his invited guest to sit court side and play a clip from when we met. A great night told in a special longer episode.
14/02/2019 • 15 minutes 3 seconds
Gambling on the AAF
I talk why the AAF could experience success through legal sports gambling. I also talk I how I hate the name AAF & they how that needs to change.
14/02/2019 • 9 minutes 22 seconds
With many podcasts to get caught up on, the MakeUp Monday is the first of multiple released and a new hashtag term I invented. I also talk Kareem Hunt and not only Post Malone but Perimeter Malone, Power Forward Malone and more.
14/02/2019 • 10 minutes 4 seconds
I talk top 5 college coaches to never win it & which ones are on top for a chance at their first title. NBA trade talks on what Lebron must be thinking after the midway point of year 1 in LA & more.
06/02/2019 • 10 minutes 12 seconds
Super Blow 53
I recap the worst Super Bowl I ever saw during the best super bowl weekend I've ever had. I talk the best Coach/OB combo being the worst personality combo ever & more
06/02/2019 • 11 minutes 13 seconds
Flashback Friday - Tiny Archibald
The First Flashback Friday of Black History Month tells the story of Nate Tiny Archibald from his 1981 NBA All Star game MVP and the year he was the only player to ever lead the NBA in points and assists & how he didn't win the award for that season.
06/02/2019 • 11 minutes 15 seconds
Super Bowl Preview
I talk Super Bowl matchup who I like & why & what best bets I like the most.
02/02/2019 • 10 minutes 12 seconds
The AD Deadline
I talk all the Anthony Davis trade scenarios, I tell ya where the best trade for New Orleans is & how long will before LeBron turns on Magic if a blockbuster deal doesn't get done in LA.
29/01/2019 • 10 minutes 45 seconds
Try The Veal
This week's shows come to ya from Las Vegas. I talk NBA trade talks, a chat I had at the Farmer's Insurance Open about Luke Walton's job security & more.
29/01/2019 • 10 minutes 35 seconds
FlashBack Friday - What a Kroc
Flashback Friday looks back on former Padre owner and "The Founder" Ray Kroc & his way to the top. The 1984 World Series & Kirk Gibson's other Homerun.
25/01/2019 • 10 minutes 1 second
Talk more whats next and who's next for Cooperstown after the Edgar Martinez induction. Talk a little Carmelo Anthony and what should happen & the Cavs beyond tanking. Flashback Friday episode We'll talk a little Ray Kroc "The Founder"
24/01/2019 • 11 minutes 17 seconds
I talk MLB induction, question how Edgar Martinez gets in and stack a deck of guys way more deserving who are not & talk when and why. I reminisce on baseball on the radio in the 80's & continue more Hall talk on Thurdsay's episode
23/01/2019 • 10 minutes 32 seconds
Overtime Overview Overdue
I talk AFC Championship game recap. The Brady affect, why overtime as well as instant replay need revamped & how Mahomes responded in the big game.
22/01/2019 • 10 minutes 56 seconds
Saint it ain't So
I recap the Saints Rams NFC title game and tell ya why the Saints overall game are as much to blame as 1 call not made for Sunday's loss. Tuesday's episode we recap Patriots, Chiefs AFC championship
21/01/2019 • 10 minutes 33 seconds
Just Win Baby
Flashback Friday looks back on the beginning of Al Davis, talks his Raider legacy & more. The first 5 on 5 basketball game is played in Iowa on this day & Bob Feller docks his own pay.
18/01/2019 • 11 minutes 2 seconds
I preview the AFC & NFC title games & give my Super Bowl prediction matchup & why. Tomorrow's Flashback Friday we look back on Raider legend Al Davis.
17/01/2019 • 9 minutes 38 seconds
I talk a little MLB offseason, where the unsigned will sign & if there's what I say to the rumor of trading Corey Kluber. Tomorrow's episode AFC & NFC Title game previews
16/01/2019 • 10 minutes 59 seconds
I gloss over the current NBA, Give my 4 favorites to win it all & why I give the healthy Lakers an outside chance. Tomorrow's episode I'll talk a little offseason MLB.
15/01/2019 • 10 minutes
Divisional Round WrapUp
I recap the NFL divisional round playoff games, what surprised me, what didn't & who looked best and worst. Tomorrow I talk NBA halfway point & what I've seen so far.
14/01/2019 • 9 minutes 40 seconds
Bark like a Dawg
In this Flashback Friday episode I bark with the best of em & talk "The Drive" , what Cleveland as a sports city was like at the time & how that was the last real Browns team with an actual shot at a ring.
11/01/2019 • 10 minutes 10 seconds
Divisional Round Playoff Preview
I follow up thoughts about the Freddie Kitchens hire and give my playoff predictions who I like and why.
10/01/2019 • 10 minutes 10 seconds
I talk Browns coaching vacancy, who's in, who's out & who should be hired and why. I talk the importance of the locker room & how only a true coach QB relationship wins championships
09/01/2019 • 9 minutes 49 seconds
Recap the Clemson Bama Title game. Give Clemson its due as one of best teams ever & the top program without a doubt. Expose Bama as basic against real competition & wonders how Ohio State can now be the voted the 3rd best team in the country.
08/01/2019 • 10 minutes 31 seconds
I talk WIldCard games and being only 2 points off from perfect predictions. Why I like the Chargers & Colts performances the best & a less than enthusiastic preview to tonight's National Title game.
07/01/2019 • 10 minutes 7 seconds
Flashback Friday Belichick Jet sets.
On this Friday Flashback look back episode, I talk what coulda been or not been with instant replay in the past & we remember the day Bill Belichick left the Jets, we talk if the Browns never fired him & the effect on both franchises.
04/01/2019 • 10 minutes 6 seconds
Wild Card Weekend
I dive into my Wild Card Weekend picks and tell ya who I like and why on Thurdsay's episode of Lawhead's Court 5th Quarter Podcast.
03/01/2019 • 10 minutes
Missing an Urban Tradition (1-2-19)
In this brand new daily 10 minute podcast, Jason explains why after 9 straight Rose Bowl appearances how he could dare miss Ohio State & Urban Meyer's last game & explains his thoughts on if and when the legendary coach will ever march the sidelines again.
02/01/2019 • 10 minutes 2 seconds
Conference Finals' Game 1 reviews Game 2 previews
Lawhead's Court talks Cavs, Celtics game 1 & what Cavs have to do for a game 2 win & why. The Rockets are toast even with a game 2 win & the Celtics are a mini Warriors. Jason does a Marv Albert Hubie Brown play buy play impression and more.
16/05/2018 • 27 minutes 40 seconds
Lawhead's Court - 2018 NBA Playoffs #2
In this Lawhead's Court Jason braves his jinx'd superstitions to review the early first round playoffs. Hammers Ty Lue & the Cavs approach to lineups & game plans. Gives his take on the Raptors & Wizards, the pending Golden State & Pelicans series & more. The Last OG is the free commercial of the week & On this day some first O.G's win it for the Lakers.
23/04/2018 • 23 minutes 37 seconds
Lawhead's Court - 2018 NBA Playoffs
Lawhead's Court gets NBA playoff fever. Jason talks the early postseason outlook, Cavs & LeBron's chances. Why the Celtics are still a factor & if and Can the Sixers pull off the Cinderella story. Tune in rate & review the show
15/04/2018 • 21 minutes 42 seconds
Live from All Things Comedy Fest in Phoenix
Lawhead's Court goes live at the All Things Comedy Festival in Phoenix. Co-Foudner Bill Burr joins the podcast as Jason can barely contain his excitement as Ohio State beats Penn State at the time we went live. Local Phoenix comic & sports friend Adam Brewer sits in & Kevin Elliot joins later on. We talk it all. Thanks All Things Comedy and Stand Up Live for a great experience. Enjoy!
02/11/2017 • 1 hour 19 minutes 31 seconds
Lawhead's Court - Came and Wentz
Lawhead's Court promos its upcoming appearance at the All Things Comedy Podcast festival in Phoenix. I explain why Carson Wentz forced me to resort to rooting for players the Browns shoulda took. I talk how much better the Cavs 4 game start is then it probably seems. Ohio State, Penn State & why its the biggest resume game of the year. On this day in 1968, I discover the most boring event in sports historty happened & the ball rolls through Buckner's legs. Hear how I Mmm Bop my way to boyfriend of the year.
25/10/2017 • 38 minutes 10 seconds
Lawhead's Court - In Tito We Trust
Lawhead's Court reviews Indians, Yankees Game 4, previews game 5 & whats in store. Jason talks Browns & Buckeyes hopes, Heisman Hopeful & the lack of NFL "good" parity. On this day, & OJ, Rick Pitino and Dr. Phil
11/10/2017 • 53 minutes 53 seconds
Lawhead's Court - Mr. October
Lawhead's Court is back after a year hiatus and is ready for some October baseball, football & basketball. Jason talks why October is also the best month of the year on the calendar. I talk upcoming MLB postseason, give World Series prediction. Dive into the NBA, Cavs, Warriors, whoever else, Kyrie & the what to expect. On this day Buster Keaton was born, Secretariat died and the 1948 Cleveland Indians made AL history. I say thank you and Im sorry and am glad to be back!
05/10/2017 • 49 minutes 20 seconds
Ep. 112 - Adieu Process
LC reacts to all the things wrong in that Tulsa Police video Remember a fallen Ohio State Trooper & hometown son. I hit Kaaboo with my girl & see Aerosmith up close. NFL, MLB, & more. On this day Frampton goes free so he can come alive and I talk to a cat.
21/09/2016 • 57 minutes 10 seconds
Ep. 111 - September Morn
LC sings a little Neil Diamond while talking September on the diamond. Indians, Wild Cards & the loving the play in game. NFL preseason predictions, darkhorsers and upsets on week 1. Kapernick's right to be wronged, the National Anthem & how it is seen through publicity. We go "On this Day" to see Pete hit into a Ty.
08/09/2016 • 43 minutes 33 seconds
Ep. 110 - Lochte It Up
LC goes over the Lochte scandal & sports' biggest lies. Women being the Medal bread winner for the US Olympic family. I talk Comedy Green Room 1st team'ers, my car getting parts stolen right off the street. On this Day is MLB's worst single game beatdown & I read fan mail.
23/08/2016 • 52 minutes 2 seconds
Ep. 109 - Back In The Saddle
LC is back to work after over a month of watching Game 7 of the NBA Finals. Jason gives a list of the top 10 movies he's watched multiple times. Boycotting the Olympics, the cutting of ARod, a little taste of NFL & MLB, outlook on the Browns & OSU MICH. On this Day argues Babe Ruth's overall greatness & says goodbye to hockey legend Herb Brooks.
11/08/2016 • 43 minutes 57 seconds
Ep. 108 - Circling the Bandwagons
Jason comes back from a superstitious hiatus to not jinx his Cleveland Cavailers and talks his emotions on the City's 1st Title in a lifetime & how its like losing virginity in a sense. I tell ya why I can't watch with anybody else & I give my Jeff Foxworthy's "you might be a Warrior Bandwagon If " material. I Praise LeBron & while giving an a apoligy & asking a little forgiveness myself. Gators are dangerous. Happy Fathers Day & more
20/06/2016 • 40 minutes 29 seconds
Episode - 107 - Victory Baby
Jason talks about being conceived as a victory baby. Lawhead's Court gets a fan write in for girl advice, NBA Playoffs & what Warriors & Cavs & fans didn't see coming. On this Day Babe Ruth hits 714. Why binge watching, "How To Get Away With Murder" will have you fast forwarding a lot & The Recipe of the week is Corn on the Cob Grilled.
26/05/2016 • 48 minutes 7 seconds
Episode 106 - You Can't Believeland
Lawhead's Court talks NBA Conference Finals, Horrible Landlords & Air B & B's, snapping so bad a repairman was needed. Jason also reviews the ESPN 30 for 30 Believeland, pays homage to Nev Chandler, Herb Score & Joe Tait. LC gives ya a healty way to start the day for Recipe of the Week & On This Day Joan of Arc & Air Jordan get recognized.
16/05/2016 • 1 hour 18 minutes 38 seconds
Episode 105 - Irish Exit
Lawhead's Court make an Irish exit on Cinco De Mayo, I talk NBA Playoffs, Cavs chances, Browns draft. Leaving Facebook for dead & stupid racism. On this Day NASA gets baptizes & Napoleon dies. Recipe of the week is a Chorizo Jalapeño & Onion Cheese Burger.
05/05/2016 • 52 minutes 26 seconds
Episode 104 - Purple Reign
Lawhead's Court remembers Prince & the influence he was & will remain. Jason is slightly inspired by Earth Day. Strikes down seduction laws on this day. Jason talks NBA playoffs, why the first round stinks & a little NHL Stanley Cup. Recipe of the week is a stuffed hen.
23/04/2016 • 1 hour 3 minutes 53 seconds
Episode 103 - Be The Ball
In Episode 103, Jason talks Masters Disaster, Kobe's swan song, The Warriors place in history vs. the Bulls & others. The Court gets heckled by my girlfriend's cat. On this Day The Reggie Candy Bar debuts in 1978 & Butch Cassidy turns 150 years old. Recipe of the week are Coconut Crab Cakes.
14/04/2016 • 54 minutes 22 seconds
Episode 102 - Buzzer Beater
LC is angry about Spring Break, moving, a slow carrer and loud Spanish construction being spoke outside of his window. Jason wants one of Booomani Jones' Caucasians shirts, recalls Nova's title & other great buzzer beaters. Why Geno Auriemma would be an average Coach in Men's bball, Merle Haggard & people who look most like their name. On This Day American Football was born. Jason's recipe of the week is his buffalo wings Deviled Eggs
08/04/2016 • 51 minutes 58 seconds
Episode 101 - Re Opening Day
Jason makes his come back in time for Opening Day. He gives a little Opening Day history & remembrance of the many he's seen. Talks the controversy on Chief Wahoo & Indian mascots. Honors MLK On This Day. The Court talks the power of Kim Kardashian naked selfies and friend & comedian Jimmy Shubert brings a recipe of the Day.
05/04/2016 • 42 minutes 29 seconds
Episode 100 - Artie Lange
Lawhead's Court celebrates its 100th episode with the great Artie Lange. Artie was cool enough to invite me in his own home the night after opening for him in Upstate New York. We spent the afternoon after the Paris bombings as we looked at the Freedom Tower form Artie's Hoboken Penthouse and reflect on the tragedy. We talked about him getting on Howard, we talk about always coming back, old TV, young people, Howard Cosell, Thurman Munson, the 70's Yankees and more.
24/11/2015 • 1 hour 23 minutes 17 seconds
Episode 99 - Power Ballin'
Lawhead's Court gives you a best of from some "lost episodes" from between February and March of last year. Jason still brings you his On This Day & Recipe of the Week 7 free commercial at the end of the show. Enjoy some stories, sports talk, life on the road and caller from his hometown calls in.
19/11/2015 • 1 hour 6 minutes 7 seconds
Episode 98 - Beach Cruising
Lawhead's Court returns from tour with Bill Burr and the Four Horsemen, Jason celebrates a birthday always ruined by Halloween and gets a Beach Cruiser, Back Massager & Melatonin from his girlfriend. He gets Food Poisoning from Sushi & is saved by Southwest Airlines. On this day gets ugly & the recipe of the week is a Bleu Butter Steak Sandwich
06/11/2015 • 1 hour 17 minutes 29 seconds
Episode 97 - Part 2 w/ Alexis Guerreros
An unprepared Jason sits down with friend and NYC comic Alexis Guerreros. We talk comedy, food and much more on Alexis' recent trip out to the West Coast. Eat it up.
22/10/2015 • 1 hour 3 minutes 21 seconds
Episode 97 - Charlie Brown's
Lawhead's Court talks a little pro and college football, previews Browns Chargers and the Johnny Drama in Cleveland. I give Sunday predictions for all games. I give a recipe for Caprese Salad and talks Charles Shulz and Peanuts on this day in history & more.
03/10/2015 • 53 minutes 59 seconds
Episode 96 - ITS SO DAMN HOT
Lawhead's Court hopes to have a better week 2 back than the NFL. Jason goes off on the recent heat wave in SoCal, talks a little college, pro football, the Browns and Johnny Manziel & why I think he should start week 3. I talk about Last Comic Standing, the Pope, Trump, Yogi Berra, do an On This Day in Music History and the Rose Bowl Tailgate Legend gives a Recipe for a Gyro Breakfast Burrito...
25/09/2015 • 1 hour 2 minutes 19 seconds
Episode 95 - Part 2 with Jim Florentine
Lawhead's Court has a special installment episode part 2 of Episode 95 with Jim Florentine. Jason & Jim talk NFL preview from the green room at The Comedy Store in La Jolla. They rant a rave about their teams & Roger Goodell. Jim gets disgusted at me over Peyton Manning and more.
18/09/2015 • 53 minutes 12 seconds
Episode 95 - The Return
Lawhead's Court returns, After firing myseld and re-hiring myself, the podcast is back. I sit down with old friend, Cleveland comic and now LA reisdent Ryan Dalton. We talk Browns football 7 more. So I hope you tune in & experience the podcast as I get back into the swing of The Lawhead Life.
17/09/2015 • 1 hour 9 minutes
Episode 94 - March Madness
Jason has taken to the All Things Comedy Studio and has expanded to live video podcasting streaming at www.dailymotion.com/allthingscomedy and is excited about bringing back Lawhead's Court in more ways and we'll be planning live shows in the future! Stay tuned for more.
24/03/2015 • 50 minutes 26 seconds
Ep93 - Francisco Ramos
Today, Jason sits down with comedian Francisco Ramos.
28/01/2015 • 1 hour 9 minutes 35 seconds
Ep92 - Son of a Coach
Lawhead's Court welcomes the long awaited call from the podcast's namesake my dad the Coach, the Legend Jim Lawhead. Dad calls in from cold and snowy Lorain. We chat about his Stand-Up debut opening for me, High School basketball in Lorain yesteryear & today, the Super Bowl and much more.
21/01/2015 • 37 minutes 13 seconds
Ep91 - Scarlet and Great
Lawhead's Court celebrates an Ohio State national championship and remembers where I was in '03. I update LeBron, the NBA, college basketball, NFL playoffs and how crazy chicks on The Bachelor are hilarious.
14/01/2015 • 52 minutes 41 seconds
Ep90 - The Rose Bowl Tailgate Legend
Lawhead's Court gives a Rest in Power to the great Stuart Scott and how he lived. Jason talks Detroit and Dallas and instant replay game and The Lawhead Life cements himself as The Rose Bowl Tailgate Legend as he has a 2006 Vince Young type day at over the BBQ.
07/01/2015 • 41 minutes 15 seconds
Ep89 - There’s no place like Home
Lawhead’s Court calls out Johnny Football for a last time. Jason reflects on the ups and downs of 2014 with Rena Marie and concedes defeat to a girl. A 6th straight Rose Bowl is where I’ll be on New Years Day & I give my predictions for both semi-final games. The Lawhead Life doesn’t get any better as going home is even better than expected. Sharing the Lorain Palace Theater stage with my Dad is a once in a lifetime feat & we memorialize another great father close to the Lawhead family.
31/12/2014 • 32 minutes 35 seconds
Ep88 - It's Showtime!
Lawhead's Court is back home in Lorain, Ohio this week to headline the Palace Theater... With a stop off in Charlotte first Jason takes in the Browns Panthers game shares his NBA Christmas Day predictions on the Cavs Heat and evaluates Johnny Football as a starter...
24/12/2014 • 33 minutes 30 seconds
Ep87 - New Kid on The Block with Sean Quinn
Lawhead’s Court joins the All Things Comedy Network on his inaugural episode with ATC. Jason brings in friend and Comic Sean Quinn. Sean is from the city of Brotherly Love and former winner of the Boston Comedy Festival. We talk road rage, where we learned to cook, How we met our girls, getting drunk all day, Philly sports and much more.
17/12/2014 • 1 hour 15 minutes 48 seconds
Ep86 - Johhny Foot Tall
Lawhead’s Court gets ready for the Johnny Manziel era and covers the expectations & makes predictions. A morning radio character joins the show to chime in with Jason and Mike and we talk dads. Buckeyes are in the College football playoff and should be. The Lawhead Life has one of the most random weekends with a Hollywood heavyweight and tells the tale.
10/12/2014 • 42 minutes 38 seconds
Ep85 - When the Gettin's Good
It's raining in LA but Lawhead's Court celebrates a little getting it & when the gettins good. Jason and Rena shoot the breeze about how to look at it all in life and career & the highs and lows. I talk being a guest on Bill Burr's Podcast and paying it forward to a friend. I hype the Lorain Palace Theater show on Dec 27th and talk Johnny 4th Quarter, Michigan, Ohio State & more.
03/12/2014 • 36 minutes 50 seconds
Ep84 - Wildcat - Melanie Baldonado
Lawhead's Court is thankful for a 7-4 record in November and explains why the last win shows a different dedicated approach to Browns football from coaching staff to players on the field, I talk Cavs concerns early & why the Wiggins trade may not have been the best move. Jason welcomes comedian Melanie Baldonado into studio. She is a UK grad and we talk Wildcat basketball past and present. We chat the gangster style of Pitino and Calapari. Relive the Laettner shot and more.
26/11/2014 • 41 minutes 9 seconds
Ep83 - Michael Kosta
Lawhead's Court welcomes the hilarious Michael Kosta to the show. Never mind he was born and raised in Ann Arbor, MI he left all that misery to go on to Illinois for college where he was a stud tennis player for the Illini. We talk his past tennis prowess and compare being Cleveland and Detroit fans. We talk comedy and the good and bad of being in a relationship with a Restaurant professional.
19/11/2014 • 34 minutes 59 seconds
Ep82 - Tarrell "T-Money" Wright
Lawhead’s Court welcomes Detroit’s own Tarrell Wright aka T-Money. Tarrell who has played star on Tru-Tv’s Storage Hunters is one of the funniest comedians I know. Jason & Tarrell started their friendship 8 years ago in San Diego. We talk sobriety, going AWOL on marriage and being big in England. Tune in and get to know one of my best friends in comedy.
12/11/2014 • 40 minutes 36 seconds
Ep81 - Fanfare
Lawhead's Court talks Lebron's first game and Jason voices his concerns with the new Nike commercial & why it truly doesn't represent the Cleveland fan. We talk Browns & the AFC North. Jason also welcomes fan now friend Joe Gonzalez into studio. Joe is a traveler, sports fan & comedy lover which exemplifies The Lawhead Life. He chats about playing tennis with John McCenroe , attending the Sochi Olympics & how he discovered my comedy.
05/11/2014 • 1 hour 19 minutes 16 seconds
Ep80 - The Return
Lawhead's Court celebrates Lebron's return to Cleveland as Jason's best sports Birthday present ever. Jason talks about other famous sports returns and how this could be the most unique. Jason compares this Cavalier starting 5 to the great Daugherty and Price era and how this one stacks up. We also talk Public Address announcers and Bill Cosby.
29/10/2014 • 34 minutes 10 seconds
Ep79 - Dylan Baker
Lawhead's Court is honored to have veteran actor from screen and stage in Studio to promote his new movie and directorial debut "23 Blast." A heartfelt true story of a Kentucky born high school football player who overcomes a life changing disability to face his darkest fears. Dylan explains where the script came from & how it made it to the screen. Blast 23 opens in 600 theaters nationwide this Friday October 24th. tune in and hear one of Hollywood’s finest actors talk the highs and lows of directing a movie himself.
22/10/2014 • 1 hour 9 minutes 31 seconds
Ep78 - Blitzburgh
Lawhead's Court celebrates a emphatic Browns win over the hated rival Steelers. Jason talks the Hoyer contract situation & team going forward. Jason also discusses the college football double standard of overrated teams and October baseball as The Lawhead Life recalls the memory of St. Louis baseball.
15/10/2014 • 25 minutes 34 seconds
Ep77 - Here We Go Brownies
Lawhead's Court has Browns fever. Jason talks about the Browns' record breaking road win and how this team is being led. College Football shockers & the first true October Cinderella story. The Lawhead Life has the balls to take a steam in San Francisco.
08/10/2014 • 33 minutes 55 seconds
Ep76 - Mr. October
Lawhead's Court is excited for October as always. Jason pays tribute to Mr. October while looking at this years' MLB post season match ups and reliving some favorite October memories. We take a look at week 4 in the NFL & go on livin' The Lawhead Life on the golf course with some friends.
01/10/2014 • 26 minutes 37 seconds
Ep75 – Jeter, Number 2
Lawhead's Court pays honor to the Captain who did it his way. A Yankee great, far from the greatest Yankee ever but one who exemplified the Pinstripes as true as any who ever dawned them. Jason rebuts Keith Olberman's recent criticisms and stands up for Jeter in a era tainted by so called "greater" players that Olberman somehow justifies to discount the Yankee shortstop's accomplishments while minimizing his contributions to a game that may never see another like him. Jason combs over the Browns' loss & gives the Indians one last weekend of breath. The Lawhead Life takes the road to Sleepy Hollow County Club and insults the members to applause.
24/09/2014 • 34 minutes 49 seconds
Ep74 – The Dog Days
Lawhead's Court deals with the dog days of the LA heat and delivers his positive outlook on Dog Pound Football in Cleveland. He puts to rest any QB controversy and pleads to Cleveland fans and Media to face that Johnny Manziel is a BACKUP QB. Jason explains what week 2 tells us in going forward and what teams are and aren't. The Lawhead Life has a great weekend in Brea and golf's with Network founder Mike Casentini in Richard Nixon's hometown.
17/09/2014 • 35 minutes 59 seconds
Ep73 – Weak One
Its week 1 of the NFL & kind of a weak 1. Lawhead's Court breaks down the first week match ups and evaluate the Ray Rice situation and how Roger Goodell is perhaps the weakest of all NFL commissioners. The Lawhead Life goes to the U.S. Tennis Open and receives a the greatest fan gift of all.
10/09/2014 • 47 minutes 3 seconds
Ep72 - Lucky to be Alive
Lawhead’s Court jumps in to week 1 of the NFL and gives a little pre-season predictions, who to look out for and who not too. We talk QB roles in the upcoming season and how past history dictates a lot of that measure. In Jason’s last week of a summer in NYC before returning to LA, he discusses with Rena Marie the ups and downs the lessons learned and why he feels so lucky to be alive & all the people he’s met and certain in particular that has made that so. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
03/09/2014 • 55 minutes 37 seconds
Ep71 - Near Death in Nashville
Lawhead’s Court takes to the River and heads to Tennessee for some Lawhead Life and takes a “reprieve” for the weekend. Jason starts by talking a little Johnny Football and Kevin Love and the impact they have on their teams. The Lawhead Life tells the tales of floating on the Buffalo River and being saved from a lightning storm by the best of Southern Hospitality. There were Shotguns, Fireworks and Moonshine & the time was always 4:20. Sit back and enjoy a little Rocky Top Tennessee with special thanks to the Mayor and the Chief. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
27/08/2014 • 39 minutes 3 seconds
Ep70 - 54 Years
Lawhead’s Court dedicates this podcast to his parents. Mom and Dad celebrate 54 years of wedding bells and Jason tells ya how they’ve done it and how its shaped him. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
20/08/2014 • 45 minutes 2 seconds
Ep69 - O Captain! My Captain!
RIP Robin Williams 1951-2014). Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
13/08/2014 • 40 minutes 5 seconds
Ep68 - Let’s Go Mets
Lawhead’s Court gets loose this week as Jason goes in for a massage and tells you were to get the best one in Cleveland as well. Paul George’s injury prompts a discussion on where our international basketball status is and should be. Jason re-watches the Karate Kid outdoors in Bryant Park and we ask whatever happened to Johnny. The Lawhead Life visits Citi Field for 2 games in one week and rates the park & reveals his newly found tandem for Mets baseball.
06/08/2014 • 46 minutes 31 seconds
Ep67 - Straight Talk
Lawhead’s Court still mired in the summer sports drought examines the Stephen A. Smith incident, on what he said, possibly what he meant, and the fact that he in some way is correct. We talk NFL drug policies and the punishments for players and the NFL’s real message to women and perception. A little time spent in the Lawhead Life reveals a soccer story that Jason actually is glad he saw enjoys telling. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
30/07/2014 • 33 minutes 6 seconds
Ep66 - Get That Man a Cigar!
In this episode, Jason discusses the MH-17 airplane being shot out of the sky, the Russians and staying in a healthy place, eating right, no drinking and living life well. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
23/07/2014 • 33 minutes 37 seconds
Ep65 - The Letter
Lawhead’s Court opens “The Letter” . Jason reads into Lebron’s letter & interprets the best he can as a fan and man. Jason tells Rena of the Browns’ new hire, a Bull Mastiff named Swaggger and we mull over the idea of a real live dog mascot. The Lawhead Life comes off on of his best vacations home, golfing and Roller Coasters at Cedar Point and being in Northeast Ohio at the time Lebron returned was kinda metaphoric. The All In Tour hits Boston and Connecticut this weekend come see a show! Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
16/07/2014 • 32 minutes 39 seconds
Ep64 - Vegas, Baby!
The "All In Tour" hits Vegas and that's enough said. Listen to a full episode of The Lawhead Life from Sin City. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
02/07/2014 • 36 minutes 51 seconds
Ep63 - I Opt Out
Lawhead’s Court has a decision to make. On the day Lebron opt’s out of his current deal with the Miami, Jason brings more Heat on Lebron by dissecting the man and his methods. Jason him haws at the thought of the King returning to Cleveland & what evidence there is to support such a thought. Rena Marie comes along for the ride & has questions of her own as the 2 Skype through the B.S. of the state of the NBA game. The Lawhead Life has one of its best weeks ever in Atlanta and reflects on what a great memory all of it was to open for Bill Burr at the Tabernacle for his latest special. Tune in and enjoy !! Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
25/06/2014 • 37 minutes 20 seconds
Ep62 - Mr. Padre
Lawhead’s Court recaps the NBA Finals, The Spurs beatdown of the Heat, the Lebron situation and the state of the NBA as a whole. Jason calls out World Cup soccer and rants his distain with the sport. Rena and I reflect on the life of a broadcast icon Casey Kasem. The Lawhead Life is dedicated to the Gwynn life. Jason tells the story of seeing "Mr. Padre” Tony Gywnn and Ted Williams come together in Fenway Park in the ’99 All-Star Game and what it was like to see possibly the 2 greatest hitters of All-Time among the Centuries greatest players in an iconic setting at a historic ball field. We also say goodbye to Cleveland native and only 4-0 Super Bowl coach Chuck Noll. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
18/06/2014 • 41 minutes 59 seconds
Ep61 - Hell's Kitchen
Lawhead’s Court returns from New York City. With east coast dates slated for the All In Tour, Jason will be housing up in NYC over the next couple month & doing the Podcast from the Big Apple. Living in the “Friendly” Hell’s Kitchen area 2 blocks form Broadway, Jason is on high alert the night of the Tony Awards. Jason witnesses the captain Derek Jeter in his final season, hears the voice of God Bob Shepard speak for the last time. LC talks NBA Finals and considers Lebron rumors and even spreads a few. Jason gets excited for #RollTribe as his Cleveland Indians are playing some of the best baseball in the MLB and we reminisce on a great week at Hilarities in Cleveland and look forward to The Stress Factory and Helium this weekend. Please go to iTunes and grate and review the show. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
11/06/2014 • 29 minutes 14 seconds
Ep60 - Top 10 Sports Franchised w/Bret Ernst
Jason welcomes comedian and friend Bret Ernst to Lawhead's Court. Jason hacks in to Bret's podcast by using his format and they both rate their top 10 professional sports franchises. A high energy show with tons of laughs the two fight over order and if pro soccer deserves to be on the list. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
04/06/2014 • 34 minutes 10 seconds
Ep59 - Nick Kostis Part 2
Lawhead' Court welcomes back, former boss, constant mentor and lifelong friend, Nick Kostis. Nick and Jason reflect on the business of comedy. We learn a lot about a man who runs more than just a comedy club but rather is a caretaker of conviviality. Nick shares his influence of Charles Dickens' old world characters combined with Cleveland's frolicking historic theater district blended with a modern entertainment experience. Find out why the smiles on the faces of people have always been more important than the amount of numbers before decimal points. Sit back and enjoy one of the last true comedy club visionaries talk 30 years of funny. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
28/05/2014 • 34 minutes 10 seconds
Ep58 - Me, RenaMarie & Therapy
Lawhead's Court takes a break from sports and talks a little real life stuff. Jason and Rena Marie chat politics, religion, and the personal battles with believing in either. Jason offers up some personal tribulations and professinal struggles as Rena sits by with words of encouragement. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes. Also, you can find the show on Stitcher.
21/05/2014 • 43 minutes 22 seconds
Ep57 - Jimmy Shubert and Ask a fan
Lawhead's Court welcomes back friend and comedian Jimmy Shubert fresh off a week in Cleveland headlining Hilarities, he talks Draft and Johnny Football with Jason & more. Jimmy tells us about his upcoming appearances on the new season of NBC's Last Comic Standing and Dave Attell's Underground on Comedy Central. Jason takes the first Ask The Fan caller when friend and LC listener Eric Sawyer calls in from Park City, UT. As Bills fan and Hockey nut, Ask the Fan talks Sammy Watkins trade and NHL playoff picture.
14/05/2014 • 37 minutes 43 seconds
Ep56 - Alright, Alright, Alright
Lawhehad’s Court returns after a weekend in Austin. Jason takes a break from watching any real sports over the weekend to enjoy the Texas landscape, visit friends and eat brisket. Jason and Rena Marie discuss Texas dog poop laws and Jason pretends he’s Matthew Mcconaughey in True Detective the whole time he was there and attempts to do his best impression of the actor and compare it to Matt Damon’s spot on one. We reminisce on how we’ll truly miss Dave Letterman and whole lot more this week on Lawhead’s Court.
07/05/2014 • 37 minutes 48 seconds
Ep55 - Puck'd Off with Joe Bartnick
Lawhead’s Court welcomes the always entertaining Joe Bartnick. Joe comes back to the podcast to talk NHL hockey, the co-host of Puck-Off and Pittsburgh native Bartnick brings the enthusiasm from how the game is played on the ice to making his point when talking Stanley Cup playoffs. We talk who’s the favorite and what teams are playing well enough to win it all. I review the movie Draft Day & Joe and I finish with opinions on the Donald Sterling fiasco and race relations across the board. Be sure to rate and comment in iTunes.
30/04/2014 • 42 minutes 33 seconds
Ep54 - NHL Awakening w/Jason Peterman
Lawhead's Court becomes aware of why the NHL is better than the NBA, especially during the playoffs. Jason talks about the difference between the NHL and the NBA. He points out why the NHL appears to be playing for more than just the game. It's like there's something bigger or more meaningful that each team is going for. While the NBA and its players look like they're playing basketball, just to play basketball. There's magic in that Stanley Cup. Jason also points out the differences between the fans of the NHL and the NBA, eluding to why Jason feels NHL fans are better the NBA fans. He invites Columbus-based sports writer, Jason Peterman to discuss Columbus Blue Jacket hockey.
23/04/2014 • 31 minutes 19 seconds
Ep53 - West Coast Comedy Tour
Lawhead’s Court is back in studio after a week off for the West Coast swing of the All In Tour. Jason opens by paying tribute to the late great John Pinette, honors Jackie Robinson on the anniversary of his debut, wraps on the 2014 Masters & discusses the Lunar Eclipse with Rena Marie at his side. Jason reflects back on the movie Major League 25 years later as Draft Day opens to similar hopes of changed fortune in Cleveland. The Lawhead Life tells tales of the West Coast run of the All in Tour and “There’s a whole lotta shakin goin on.” Be sure to rate and comment in iTunes.
16/04/2014 • 27 minutes 6 seconds
Ep52 - The All In Tour with Paul Virzi & Joe Bartnick
Lawhead's Court welcomes the All In Tour members Paul Virzi and Joe Bartnick. We ramble about how we all through the mutual friendship with Bill Burr and how we all finally came together at Bill's wedding. We close the Curtains on the idea Jason getting married. Bartnick recalls the roughneck memory of performing in Jason's hometown Lorain when opening for Lisa Lampanelli and tells a story of a woman pinching a Lorain Cop. Virzi chimes in with his own recent Lorain visit. The guys talk favorite sports movies jerseys of fictional characters plus more. Be sure to rate and comment in iTunes.
02/04/2014 • 41 minutes 36 seconds
Ep51 - Busket Bracket with Amy Harber
Lawhead’s Court updates the condition of Jason’s back and what he saw with opening round of March Madness. Jason praises the quality of the games but has not so high praise for he quality of the broadcast. LC invites, actress, model, blogger and fellow Buckeye Amy Harber to sit down and try to make sense of the Ohio State Dayton game and we evaluate the wreckage to our brackets thus far. Amy shares a childhood growing up in southern Ohio as an Indians fan despite her parents love for the Big Red Machine. We delve into Spring Training a bit and talk about more on sports broadcasters and her take on a woman’s place behinf the mic in the mens arena and who are some of her favorites.
26/03/2014 • 42 minutes 8 seconds
Ep50 - Sober St. Patty’s Day
Lawhead’s Court celebrates a sober St. Patrick’s Day… kinda. Jason and Rena Marie talk past Patty’s day drunkfests and compare it to being sober of the first one he can remember. Jason explains a recent back injury he suffered & the unbearable pain but how he was saved by shot of morphine and some prescription painkillers which were just what the Doctor ordered. We talk Malaysian Airline theories and what could have happened. Jason gives his NCAA championship game predictions as Dick Vitale and schools Rena on what a Shocker is, A Wichita State Shocker that is. Enjoy.
19/03/2014 • 36 minutes 25 seconds
Ep49 - Nick Kostis
Jason is honored to have Nick Kostis to Lawhead’s Court for an emotionally thoughtful funny walk through an era no longer there. In the first of a series of interviews with the comedy legend, its Kostis who owns and operates arguably one of the very best comedy clubs in the country, Hilarities in Cleveland. Vision and innovation will be part of his legacy, but it was the sounds of laughter as a child that made Kostis so much more to comedy and a community. In this first interview we ask Nick to talk about his childhood. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, the son of Greek immigrants, his parents were the sort that always welcomed newly arriving friends and strangers to the country and offered a place to stay. It was this convivitality which became the moral compass to a life as more than a club owner but truly an entertainment director. It was a child in 50’s Brooklyn that a young Kostis saw Jackie Robinson speak at his school, a memory that still stirs emotions for Nick. Having li
12/03/2014 • 55 minutes 47 seconds
Ep48 - Rich Zvosec
Lawhead’s Court is pleased to have one of it’s own on this week’s podcast. A former player of Lorain Catholic and team Captain & MVP on the ’79 team, Rich made basketball his life. He Tells us his journey as a college coach for 25 years and the ups and downs that come with the job. Now a college basketball analyst for Big 12 & Missouri Valley Conference games with ESPN and FOX sports Zvosec gives us insight on the what its like to call & analyze the games from the sidelines. He gives us his March favorites and his pick to win it all heading into the tourney. Coach Z is also a published author and actor. Sit back and enjoy.
05/03/2014 • 48 minutes 14 seconds
Ep47 - Ryan Dalton & Brian Moote
Ryan Dalton calls in from Cleveland and Seattle comedian now LA based Brian Moote joins me and Rena in studio for a whole lotta talk in Lawhead’s Court. The 3 comics & friends discuss having recently done Gotham Live in NY and hanging out in the City near & around the Super Bowl. Moote a long time suffering Seattle sports fan is still riding high off his Seahawks recent Super Bowl victory. I tell why I rooted against Seattle, Dalton comments on why he stopped watching football with a month left top play and Moote “Knew” it all along. Richard Sherman’s name alone sends me on an Erin Andrews rant & of course Rena chimes in, I get it reeled back in as we delve into how close both cities were in misery before this past Super Bowl. Both teams losing whole franchises, and our “Witnessing" Lebron leave is their "what they could’ve witnessed” with Durant never to play there. Marquee players like Ken Griffey, Randy Johnson & ARod pall eaving great teams for other cities and most of all
26/02/2014 • 56 minutes 20 seconds
Ep46 - One Year Later
Lawhead’s Court celebrates 1 year in at The Network Studios with Founder of The Networks Studio’s and friend Mike Casentini. The 2 sit down and shoot the breeze on the coming together on the show, where it originally started, where it has gotten to and where it is going. We talk childhood sports, classic cars, the importance of skating while playing hockey and the Olympics. Jason takes a call from friend and comedian Ryan Dalton who is buried in 4 feet of snow in Cleveland as he tries not to go insane before heading to NY to film AXS TV’s Live at Gotham this Thursday night. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes.
19/02/2014 • 39 minutes 49 seconds
Ep45 - Live From New York
Lawhead's Court is back in LA after a great week in New York. Jason reflects on his recent appearance on AXS TV's "Gotham Comedy Live" and honors Jay Leno as a stand-up great while talking about the future of the Tonight Show and being a tiny ingredient himself in the blender that is comedy. Rena Marie Villano joins Jason by providing commentary on the recent news of Missouri's Michael Sam and his choice to admit he's is openly gay 2 months before the NFL draft and why it should no longer be an issue in sports. On this day perhaps the greatest team player in sports history Bill Russell turns 80, Jason tells a story about the day him and his father met Dr. J & how the conversation was filled with stories of both my dad's and the Doctor's favorite player, the original #6. The Lawhead Life talks New York City doing live TV and becoming a regular on the Artie Lange show.
12/02/2014 • 42 minutes 20 seconds
Ep44 - Pete Davidson
Lawhead's Court welcomes a former high school basketball player & currently one of the most talented young stand-up's working today. With success off MTV's Guy Code and a recent appearance on The Jimmy Kimmel Live show, this Staten Island born 20 year old tells us why he hates LA and shares how popularity and recognition can sometimes uncomfortable. Pete tells us about his friendship with Nick Cannon and doing voice on his new rap album and why meeting Mariah Carey once was all he needed. Pete reveals how it was losing his father, a firefighter in 911 and how he's has been able to turn the experience into comedy. Road tripping together to the Irvine Improv, Pete and I quote the movie Jaws and remember a funny homeless guy we met in NYC at 2 am next to a food truck and our favorite sports to watch. Be sure to rate and comment on iTunes.
05/02/2014 • 37 minutes 51 seconds
Ep43 - Mr. Dolan, tear down that Thome
Lawhead's Court is pissed! Jason rants on why the Cleveland Indians are making a huge mistake by erecting a Jim Thome statue and why it is undeserving beyond comprehension. In an already cursed sports city, this is another black on for the city of Cleveland. Paul Virzi calls in from New York to settle Jason down and change the subject to the Super Bowl this weekend. Paul reflects on his recent visit to Cleveland and tells a funny story about having dinner with my parents in Lorain. Jason also informs listeners on his upcoming appearance on AXS Tv's "Gotham Comedy Live" in New York on Thursday February 6, so please tune it.
29/01/2014 • 34 minutes 3 seconds
Ep42 - Mike Polk Jr. - "Factory Of Sadness"
Lawhead's Court sits down with Comedian and old friend Mike Polk Jr. Mike is well known not just in Cleveland as being one of the funniest comedians around for stand-up as well as producing. His writing and performing ability has created numerous memorable You Tube videos such as the "Hastily Made Cleveland Tourism Video", "The Factory of Sadness", "My 2 years of Spanish Love Song" and Much more. Calling in from Cleveland, Jason and Mike talk dads, being a fan & stories of starting in stand-up together. Rena Marie weighs in on why Mike and I are both still single and if that will ever change and we finish off the show with weather Lebron will come back to Cleveland or not.
22/01/2014 • 42 minutes 12 seconds
Ep41 - Bucket List
Lawhead's Court opes up with Jason getting the dish from Rena on the Golden Globes while trying to figure out who Jaqueline Bisset. Jason explains the "Lebroning" craze that kids are vining. We cap off last week's NFL playoff games and look forward to championship sunday. LC takes on College hoops in "From 3" as the season takes form into the stretch run. Joe Dimmaggio and Marilyn Monroe get married "On This Day 60 years ago and the Head Coaching circus continues in "Cursed in Cleveland". The Lawhead Life talks Bucket List wishes. Enjoy. Go to iTunes to rate & comment.
15/01/2014 • 36 minutes 3 seconds
Ep40 - Ohhh Nellie
Lawhead's Court is back with stories from the Rose Bowl, New Years Eve at the Wiltern and performing for the Heisman winner and National Champion Florida State Seminoles. Jason covers the first week of the NFL playoff picture and talks Browns coaching carousel as Eric Mangini Curses Cleveland On this Day. The Lawhead Life relives smoking a Pork Shoulder and spending time with a lady friend. As Keith Jackson would say, "We've got a whale of a podcast for you." Check us out on I Tunes and rate and review the show.
08/01/2014 • 42 minutes 54 seconds
Ep39 - Auld Lang Syne
Lawhead's Court looks back a on year with grateful results and looks forward to 2014. Jason and Rena share New year's Eves spent from the past and look forward to this years at the WIltern Theater. Jason makes all of his 2014 championship predictions and reflects on a Lawhead Life that saw lots of travel. Jason looks forward to where the podcast is and where its going. So pop a bottle of bubbly and take out the old and bring in the new by going LC a listen. Happy New Year everyone!
01/01/2014 • 37 minutes 45 seconds
Ep38 - Christmas Special
Lawhead's Court wishes the listeners a Merry Christmas and asks What Would Jesus do? … At Quarterback & other sports. We talk the best Hail Mary passes ever and relive Doug Flutie's legendary one 29 years ago. We pray to baby to 8 pound 6 Ounze baby Baby Jesus. We talk about the upcoming Winter Olympics & why I don't watch them. Rena brings philanthropy as her gift for Christmas. Jason jinx's the Ohio State football team by talking possible bowl match ups and talks Rose Bowl tailgating and gives a bacon tip. So Have a Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday's!!
25/12/2013 • 35 minutes 17 seconds
Ep37 - Nicknames
Lawhead's Court reacts to the Duck Dynasty story while Rena reads what Phil Robertson said in her sultry voice & Jason gets disgusted at the NBA putting nicknames on the back of jerseys in the open. "From 3" gives the 3 best NBA nicknames of all time. "On this Day" Clark Griswold puts the lights up on Christmas Vacation, Rena and I talk the movie that every one should see during the holiday season. "Cursed in Cleveland" closes in on 50 full sports seasons without a championship when 2013 comes to an end and "The Lawhead Life" was in a New York state of mind last week, and tells the story of a petty crime committed to keep warm. Check us out on I Tunes and rate and review the show.
18/12/2013 • 36 minutes 29 seconds
Ep36 - Cort McCown
Lawhead's Court is glad to have comedian and friend Cort McCown. Cort is a Hollywood veteran who has see just about everything that town can hand & dish out. Cort truly has lived The Lawhead Life and has taken it to another level. He tells us tales of his days at the Playboy Mansion, doing stand-up, being in Vegas for 9 years, hanging with Colt's Owner Jim Irsay, caddying for PGA tour pro Jesper Parnevick and being the life of the party in his role as Quinton in "Can't Buy Me Love" with Patick Dempsey. Cort's first visit definitely won't be his last to LC as we can't wit to hear more great stories, tune in and enjoy the ones he shared with us.
11/12/2013 • 35 minutes 17 seconds
Ep35 - Jimmy Shubert
Jason sits down with comedian, actor and the host of his own podcast, "The Jimmy Shubert Show," Jimmy Shubert. They discuss growing up in a large family and working comedy on the road together.
04/12/2013 • 35 minutes 27 seconds
Ep34 - Happy Thanksgiving
Lawhead's Court says Happy Thanksgiving by remenising with The Network Studios' voice over & engineer Rena Marie Villano on turkey day traditions that include the history of football and family on episode #34. We talk Thanksgiving dinners that only Mom's can make and what our favorite side dishes are at the table. Rena provides the Cursed in Cleveland portion by remebering the life of Browns Hall Of Famer Mike McCormack, which eventually gets me riled up about Jim Brown and I argue with nobody why he's the greatest of all time. Rena catches my midwestern accent during a rant which prompts my "Chicago" voice impression of the movie The Fugitive. So stuff yourself on another episode of Lawhead's Court and go to iTunes and rate and review the show. Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving day everybody.
27/11/2013 • 35 minutes 38 seconds
Ep33 - Bill Burr
Lawhead's Court welcomes one of the all time greats in comedy Bill Burr to episode #33. From multiple appearances on "The Late show with David Letterman", to a reoccurring role on AMC's "Breaking Bad", as well as recently being featured in "Rolling Stone" magazine and appearing in a movie with Kevin Costner, Bill is a true friend and fellow sports lover that has virtually done it all. Bill and I debate Boston and Cleveland sports miseries and who's had it worse. We talk about our Rose Bowl excursions, what to eat while tailgating as well as attending other great sporting events with each other over the years. Bill clears up the misconceptions and growing legends of the infamous night in Philly and we tell hilarious tales of the late great Patrice O'Neal. The Lawhead Life relives the time Bill and I were on the set of Anchorman 2 in Atlanta and even how he's still able to be starstruck today. As our friendship hits 10 years that began in Cleveland
20/11/2013 • 1 hour 19 minutes 50 seconds
Ep32 - Chicago's Own, John Caponera
Lawhead's Court is happy to have comedian & Chicago native, friend and golf buddy John Caponera in the the studio and sit down with a comedy legend. A sports fan, former college baseball player & hockey enthuisiant on and off the ice, Caponera brings stories of starting out in comedy in Chicago, having 2 thanksgivings, living down home with his family "neighborhood" style in LA and his Monday Night Football intro. John shares a great story of a supertstitous college teammate that went on to play for the Indians. We talk a little Bears, Blackhawks and Bulls among more. The hilarious veteran will be at Hilarities in Cleveland all this weekend so go sim him live... and also - HEEEYYYY! Harry Caray stops by to close the show with a surprise visit.
14/11/2013 • 40 minutes 29 seconds
Ep31 - A Magic Message
Lawhead's Court reflects "On this day" by telling a unique story of where he was at, and what he was doing when Magic Johnson pronounced he was HIV positive. In "From 3" Jason talks early season NBA and celebrates the Curse of the old Cleveland Browns by beating the now Baltimore Ravens last Sunday. The Lawhead Life learns a tough life lesson and talks about about having no control over the decisions of others.
07/11/2013 • 38 minutes 41 seconds
Ep30 - You say it's my birthday w/Mike Casentini
Lawhead's Court celebrates it's 30th episode on Halloween and Jason's birthday as The Network Studios founder & producer, comic and friend Mike Casentini joins the show. Lawhead & Casentini cover the craziness of the World Series, the best hitting pitchers in MLB history, shitty golf courses, ugly strippers and more.
31/10/2013 • 49 minutes 59 seconds
Ep29 - Virzi's Effect II
Lawhead's Court returns after a week hiatus to a ever changing NFL landscape. Jason brings back friend of the show and fellow comedian Paul Virzi as the two deliver tales from Myrtle Beach, SC. They discuss the Rams' attempt to bring Bret Favre out of retirement, World Series classics and the Curse of Cleveland Quarterbacks. Shows in NY and a Boston Wedding is what lives The Lawhead Life as friends come together for it all.
24/10/2013 • 42 minutes 8 seconds
Ep28 - Cleveland Bound and Down
Lawhead's Court opens with talking some HBO's Eastbound and Down and how Jason is contemplating going as Kenny Powers for Halloween. The NFL, Buckeye Football & MLB playoffs are the targets of; "From Three". The first World Series Grand Slam happened on this day and the Indians lose a 1 and done playoff cursing Cleveland for the time being. The Chicago Theater tour, a further concert with Bill Walton at The Greek in LA and being a proud uncle is all in the Lawhead Life on this episode of Lawhead's Court
10/10/2013 • 33 minutes 14 seconds
Ep27 - LIVE from CLEVELAND!!
Lawhead's Court calls an audible and decides to jump on a bus from Chicago to Cleveland after doing shows with Bill Burr at the Chicago Theater rather than fly back to LA. An excited Jason heads back home and gives a live remote podcast hours before the Cleveland Indians and Tampa Bay Devil Rays 1 game Wild Card play in game. Having to Scalp tickets to see it, Jason and his father Jim (Podcast's Namesake) will do whatever it takes to see the game. With storied history and years of dissapointment in the balance, the Lawheads hope that new manager and 2 time world champion Terry Franco has the ability to change Tribe fans' fortunes. So in the immortal words of Jake Taylor from the movie Major League, " Lets win the whole Fu#@&ng Thing"
02/10/2013 • 29 minutes 17 seconds
Ep26 - Singin' on The Train
Jason tackles week 3 of the NFL with a song in his heart and a ride on the train in the "Open" of this episode of Lawhead's Court. We rank the 3 best & worse teams so far in the NFL in "From 3", The Cleveland Indians play their last game at Municipal stadium 20 years ago "On this Day" and the TR trade, what it says and does, along with a tricky win in Minnesota is what's "Cursed in Cleveland". "The Lawhead Life" heads to San Diego for the Spirits of Mexico Tequila festival and rides the train there and back with some stories, songs and shots to go along with it. All aboard for episode 26. Remember to Rate and Comment on iTunes.
26/09/2013 • 46 minutes 52 seconds
Ep25 - Semper Fi
Lawhead's Court goes to voulunteer its time in The Lawhead Life for the Marine Corps scholarship fund by playing a little golf and telling a few jokes. Mayweather wins and Bieber loses on a title fight night in the Open. NFL week 2, MLB pennant race and Johnny Football vs. Alabama rounds out from 3. Denny McClain is the last pitcher to win 30 games in MLB on this Day and a 0-2 Browns start shows how pathetic the offense is.
19/09/2013 • 35 minutes 31 seconds
Ep24 - Mile High Memorial w/Mark Nolan
The Lawhead Life hikes the Rocky Mountains and sees Peyton throw 7 TD's up close & personal in this episode of Lawhead's Court. LC remembers the passing of a friend who lived #TheLawheadLife too. The affable Mark Nolan from WMJI radio calls in to talk Browns and what if at all any direction they are heading. We discuss a uncertain future stemming from extracted past and still hope one day for a winner. I try to coax Serena Williams to quit tennis to help save the the franchise and Mark tells a Dick Goddard story.
12/09/2013 • 48 minutes 20 seconds
Ep23 - Brady Anderson
Lawhead's Court is pleased to welcome former major leaguer Brady Anderson. A baseball lifer Brady shares his childhood & learning from his father, favorite players he watched growing up, his first opening day facing Jack Morris and being drafted by his favorite team. Brady also reflects on a memorable '96 season and his close friendship with Cal Ripken Jr. and their mission to help Japan's Tsunami victims. We thank this great humble ambassador of the game he has loved since he was a boy and still today. Now up at the plate, Brady Anderson.
05/09/2013 • 46 minutes 32 seconds
Ep22 - Back To School Episode
Lawhead's Court remembers what it was like to go back to school & how its different for kids today than yesteryear. Guest, friend and comedian Paul Virzi calls in from NYC and talks Little League World Series, favorite comedians & athletes. "The Dude I Called It" Virzi, host of "The Virzi Effect" Podcast gives his thoughts on the Yankees playoff chances and how the New York Football Giants will fare this year. Lawhead's Court says 36th Happy Birthday to 2 time World Series Champion & comedy fan Aaron Rowand On This Day. Lawhead & Virzi have fun talking about hanging in New York and Paul talks fatherhood and childhood on the first day of school.
29/08/2013 • 50 minutes 28 seconds
Ep21 - It's A Hard Knock's Life
Lawhead's Court talks HBO's Hard Knock's in "The Open" along with spoiled parents of spoiled kids. Angels Outfielder Mike Trout says to throw steroid users out to top "From 3". Nolan Ryan and Dave Dravecky make bittersweet history 'On This Day" and Cleveland Comedian & good friend Michael Farrell calls in to give the temperature in "Cursed in Cleveland" and sticks around to live "The Lawhead Life"
15/08/2013 • 42 minutes 18 seconds
Ep20 - If you build it he will come
Lawhead's Court gives a big middle finger to CBS & Time Warner, the Little League World Series may have a PED problem with 12 year olds bigger than me. Pete Rose goes to the slammer on the day ARod gets suspended. 2 new segments are introduced on LC, in "Coach Em' Up" I give Johnny Football an earful, Also I teach producer Rena Marie Villano what constitutes as a famous Sports Quote and #TheLawheadLife dives into the evolution of Shark Week.
08/08/2013 • 43 minutes 20 seconds
Ep19 - Filner? I hardly know her
The sports of politics opens the show as the San Diego Mayor has a pants party, a party in his pants. Great homerun robbing catches, ARod faces life and lefacy and Johnny Football fumbles without the ball. Hitler watches Jesse Owens take gold from Berlin on this day and The Willie Mays catch of Vic Wertz in the '54 Series has been a Curse ever since. The LawheadLife goes on a Juice Cleanse cuz it doesn't have insurance.
01/08/2013 • 57 minutes 53 seconds
Ep18 - Oh Say Can You See
Roseanne Barr sings the national anthem on this day and a Royal baby is born. I have a beer with Phil & Tiger after the Open, Braun & ARod scam major league baseball all the way to the bank. A declining population & The Norv Turner Curse begins in Cleveland while a San Diego summer visit is on tap for The Lawhead Life where I take on PETA
25/07/2013 • 35 minutes 18 seconds
Ep17 - Something Wong
Lawhead's Court tries to curb the slow moving sports this time of year by laughing at the media and the San Francisco anchor that got "Burgandy-ied". All Star game futility, British Open field & Keith Olberman returns to ESPN. Reggie Jackson & Billy Martin feud on this day and the Cav's sign the "Bynum Lounger", a comfy curse. The Lawhead Life heads to Bel Air Country Club and rubs elbows with social media elite for television and rub elbows with Billy Bush.
18/07/2013 • 38 minutes 36 seconds
Ep16 - Baseball's been berry berry good to me
I return to LA after a long road trip of gigs in St. Louis, Cleveland, Buffalo, Chicago and NYC. I got to see what a championship looks like in Chi-Town, eat Meatballs in Little Italy, snack on bacon in Buffalo & beef up in Chicago. A 12 year old Ohio State fan beats his Michigan cancer to top from 3, Babe Ruth & Earl Weaver debut on this day & the Browns let down a dead fan 1 more time on Cursed in Cleveland. The Lawhead Life makes history in 3 of the best All Star games ever and I reflect how baseball has meant so much to me.
11/07/2013 • 48 minutes 26 seconds
Ep15 - Mike Faverman
My old friend and Boston funnyman/grill master Mike Faverman drops by Lawhead's Court and we chat how sports and cooking go hand and hand. Creating more than comedy Mike has positioned himself as a entertainer with culinary talents. Mac and The Big Cheese is the masterpiece he's created to brings laughs and recipes to fans all over the country at sporting events, fairs and beyond. A sports fanatic from Beantown we catch up by sharing laughs about sports and food. He offers the perfect tailgate recipe along with stories of life on the road, horseback riding and much much more. So sit back and relax and learn why there is more to chew on than stand-up comedy and sports in the life of the multi-talented Mike Faverman.
04/07/2013 • 37 minutes 15 seconds
Ep14 - It Could Be, It Maybe, It Is!!!
As a once short lived play by play broadcaster, I have always admired and looked up to the greats who have called sports on radio and tv throughout my life. From yesteryear to today, play by play broadcasters have been as vital of the excitement of games as the athletes determining the outcome. From "THE GIANTS WIN THE PENNANT! THE GIANTS WIN THE PENNANT!" to "Do you believe in Miracles? YES"!! ... I go over all the great announcers from Cossell to Vin Skully and the greatest calls from the likes of Jack Buck and more. So sit back and come along for the nostalgia of what makes the game of sport more dramatic than just what we see. Its also what we hear that keeps the memory etched in the back of our minds.
27/06/2013 • 34 minutes 51 seconds
Ep13 - She's got Game
I welcome my first interview to Lawheads Court. As a former sports broadcaster myself, I am always critiquing the voices that call & analyze sports over the airwaves weather be radio or television. Today we sit down with the beautiful and talented Justine Ward. A Midwestern girl and recent Notre Dame grad, she has had experience as a Notre Dame Football sideline reporter including other highlights and learn much more about the aspiring young talent who has her sights set on a career in the broadcast business. So ladies and gentlemen, Justine Ward!
20/06/2013 • 26 minutes 55 seconds
Ep12 - Golfing on Father's Day with the NSA
I welcome our new listeners, the NSA. Lawhead’s Court takes a left hand turn by asking if Matt Damon could've caught mouth HPV from Michael Douglas behind the Candelabra. The Cinderella Man James J. Braddock is revived on this day. Tebow jerseys start printing in New England to top from 3. While a pot head dog is cursing Cleveland. Golfing is a huge part of the Lawhead life & the U.S. Open starts on classic ground at Merion in Philly with memories of golf's "toughest" finishing on fathers day.
13/06/2013 • 35 minutes 56 seconds
Ep11 - Summertime & 10 Cent Beer
June has always been among a favorite month of mine and it's here. We say goodbye to Deacon Jones and put his dominance up against anybody's, I give my deviled egg recipe and describe meeting a scary looking guy with a friendly personality. In the From 3, the NBA Finals match up all set, NHL is on the verge and MLB is starting to separate. On this day Joe Willy Namath quits football for owning a bar. Once upon a time, 10 cent beer night caused a curse in Cleveland when a riot broke out on the field during a game against the Rangers. We go on summer vacation on The Lawhead Life & play all day, discover girls and not be bored...
06/06/2013 • 43 minutes 48 seconds
Ep10 - Memories of Sport
Memories are probably the best thing sports leaves behind. As you get older you make more of them and continue to remember why there are special. We celebrate my producer Rena's 40th birthday and mull over the best sports memories as seen in person and watched on tv. We learn what Bert Blyleven and only 1 other pitcher in Major league history have in common and say farewell to Babe Ruth on this day. We tip our caps to Hall of Famers who've served in combat. We also remember Nolan Ryan's lat win, Kirk Gibson's Home Run, Fenway Park & much more... The Browns play pretend in Draft Day on cursed in cleveland & I work out with a personal trainer and talk about taking circ classes...
30/05/2013 • 41 minutes 10 seconds
Ep9 - Vegas, The Beatles & The Hit King
I've always wanted to sit next to Pete Rose, he's been so many lessons in life, who has been reduced to what he always was. The hit King, period. The essence of the fallen hero and the epitamy of why we should never make athletes too hero like. I look over the 3 most fallen sports hero in my lifetime and reflect on the strength Oklahoma with my childhood memories of Sooner football. One armed guys vs. One legged ones in a baseball game, that's on this day & a 4th Cave lottery pick all this week on Lawheads Court...
23/05/2013 • 47 minutes 21 seconds
Ep8 - Most Valuable Player
What is the most valuable player? Each year the league picks it's favorite. Sometimes the hit the mark. Other times, the miss and miss bad. In this episode we take a look at the past MVP's and breakdown who really should get the trophy.
16/05/2013 • 35 minutes 18 seconds
Ep7 - NBA's Coming Out Party
This week, with the most recent news regarding NBA player Jason Collins revealing that he's gay, Jason Lawhead talks gay athletes in sports. Jason Collins might be the first NBA athlete to come out, but gay athletes have been making their presence known for years. Jason breaks down sports and some of the best gay athletes in history.
09/05/2013 • 27 minutes 19 seconds
Ep6 - Jackie Robinson & 42 The Movie
This weeks episode is about Jackie Robin and 42 The Movie. The show opens with Jackie Robinson's life an overview of 53 years on earth. From 3, things you may not have known about Jackie Robinson from his upbringing his olympian brother and his relationships with Pee Wee Reese & George Sisler & Branch Rickey. On this Day, April 15, 1947 the day he & "We" broke the color barrier. Cursed in Cleveland, Reversed Curse & the Indians' impact on breaking barriers Larry Doby, satchel Paige and frank Robinson. The Lawhead Life, a life playing with and against black athletes and ones I looked up.
02/05/2013 • 33 minutes 14 seconds
Ep5 - NFL Draft Day
This week, Jason focuses on the NFL Draft Day. Jason opens the show with Mel Kiper Jr., Elvis Presley and Richard Nixon. In the "From 3" segment, Jason talks about the top QB picks for this year and of all time. In the" On This Day" segment, it's all about Elway, Marino & Howard Cosell. "Cursed in Cleveland" Tim Couch, Gerrard Warren & Nuff said. "The Lawhead life" Bernie, Bernie oh oh Super Bowl... Bernie Kosar.
25/04/2013 • 32 minutes 53 seconds
Ep4 - Dirty South Tour
This week, Jason focuses on the Boston Marathon Bombing. "From Three," Jason talks about Adam Scott, Kobe Brant injury, and Magic's son. The Cleveland Curse, Jason talks about Rocky Colavito and "Lawhead's Court, The Dirty South Tour.
19/04/2013 • 41 minutes 28 seconds
Ep3 - Heat Stroke on Friday
This week, Jason focuses on March 29th and Good Friday. On this Day, he talks about Art Modell, Wayne Gretzky, Justin Verlander. From Three, Jason talks about the end of the Maimi Heat's win streak, March Madness, and Opening day of the MLB. Lawhead's Life, The Easter Holiday.
19/04/2013 • 34 minutes 31 seconds
Ep2 - Flashes of Rodman
This week, Jason focuses on Dennis Rodman and North Korea. For the "On This Day" segment for March 5th, Jason talks about the death of actor, John Belushi and long distance runner Ben Johnson, who was banned for life do to doping. For the segment "From Three," Jason talks about golfing with RnB singer Brian McKnight, the Gonzaga Bulldogs and the L.A. Kings and the NHL strike. For the "Cursed in Cleveland" segment, Jason talks about the last time Clevenland won a championship. Finally, the "Lawheads Life" is all about the start of the MLB Baseball.
19/04/2013 • 39 minutes 22 seconds
Ep1 - The Inaugural Episode
This is the inaugural epsiode for Lawhead's Court. This episode features (4) segments. First, is "ON THIS DAY" a segment that discusses a sport story that happened on the day we record the podcast. Second, is "FROM THREE," a (3) story news blast. This week, we feature Lance Armstrong, Major League Baseball, and Michael Jordan. The third segment is "CURSED IN CLEVELAND," and this week we talk about Lebron James. The show closes with a reoccuring segment we like to call, THE LAWHEAD LIFE," this week the focus is on Tailgating at the Rose Bowl.