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Season Preview: Will Loss of J.D. Martinez Impact Diamondbacks World Series Dreams?

Credit: Joe Camporeale

By Mason Kern After going 93-69 a year ago, the Arizona Diamondbacks have the tools to make another successful playoff push in the 2018-19 MLB season. Fans should expect power swings and strikeouts galore from their two superstars: perennial National League MVP candidate (and first baseman) Paul Goldschmidt and ace pitcher Zack Greinke. Despite getting swept in the NLDS by ... Read More »

Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Features NFL’s Aeneas Williams & CEO Brandon Steiner

This weekend’s edition of The Sports Watchdog Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 – Phoenix was loaded! In addition to exclusive interviews with NFL Hall-of-Famer Aeneas Williams as well as the Founder and CEO of Steiner Sports Memorabilia Brandon Steiner, it also featured commentary on the NFL and the Los Angeles Rams recent off-season moves, the possible free ... Read More »

NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 Kennels Phoenix-Based ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show & Globally-Available Podcast Hosted By 18-Year Old Sportscasting Phenom Mason Kern

Fun and fast-paced weekly sports talk show features interviews with professional athletes as well as newsworthy current events and trends in the world of pro and college sports to inform, enlighten and entertain   “The Sports Watchdog Radio Show”—a unique and exciting 30-minute sports talk radio program hosted by lauded 18-year old TV and radio sportscaster and writer Mason Kern, the “Sports ... Read More »

Tensions Run High as NBA Altercations Escalate

Copyright Jacob Gonzales

Multiple physical incidents prompt ejections and suspensions league-wide   What a wild week it has been in the NBA, quite literally. Tensions clearly ran high across the entire league this week as fans bore witness to unsavory NBA behavior similar to past unbecoming incidents like the infamous “Malice in the Palace” melee. To kick off this week’s fury-fueled iteration of ... Read More »

Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Features NFL’s Gronkowski, NBA’s Felix

This week’s episode of my “Sports Watchdog Radio Show” on Independent Talk 1100 KFNX featuring interviews with Chris Gronkowski from the NFL and Carrick Felix from the NBA, plus much current events coverage. Let’s connect on social media! LinkedIn: /TSW-LinkedIn YouTube: TheSportsWatchdog Twitter: @ASportsWatchdog Facebook: /TheSportsWatchdog Instagram: @TheSportsWatchdog ~~~ Mason Kern, Host of “The Sports Watchdog” Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 Phoenix, ... Read More »

Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Debut Features Merriman, Globetrotter Interviews

Extremely excited about my new  ‘The Sports Watchdog Radio Show” – read the full bulletin about it **here** and you can listen to the audio from the first episode here: Connect with me on social media and let me know what you think! LinkedIn: /TSW-LinkedIn YouTube: TheSportsWatchdog Twitter: @ASportsWatchdog Facebook: /TheSportsWatchdog Instagram: @TheSportsWatchdog ~~~ Mason Kern, Host of “The Sports Watchdog” Radio Show on NBC ... Read More »

Audio Interview: NFL Great Shawne Merriman Turns Fashion Entrepreneur

I had the pleasure of connecting recently with former NFL first round draft pick, and former three-time Pro Bowl linebacker Shawne Merriman. After his retirement from the league in 2013, Merriman has been pursuing entrepreneurial endeavors, and now finds himself tackling the fashion industry with his newly launched athletic apparel fashion line called ‘Lights Out’ for both men and women. ... Read More »

Season Preview: Will the Phoenix Suns Wow the West?

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For Suns fans, the current playoff drought has endured since the 2009-10 season which saw the team win 54 games, make the playoffs, and have their championship aspirations squandered four games into the Conference Finals against the Los Angeles Lakers. Since that time, the team has accumulated three seasons in which they did not win more than 30 games, finishing ... Read More »

ESPY Award Recap Interviews with Mason Kern, The Sports Watchdog

Enjoyed my ESPY Awards Recap Interview with ABC13 Las Vegas discussing key takeaways from my **23 interviews** with athletes and celebrities galvanizing to celebrate a great year in sports… #TonyHawk, #SethCurry, #BrandonMarshall, ESPY-winner #AnnaGasser and more!   ~~~ Mason Kern, Host of “The Sports Watchdog” Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 Phoenix, spotlights newsworthy current events and happenings ... Read More »

ESPY Awards Interviews with Mason Kern, The Sports Watchdog

View a few of my ESPYs-related interviews from the recent KUSI Television San Diego/Paul Rudy sportscast – Includes skateboarding legend Tony Hawk and NFL’s Tony Jefferson (Arizona Cardinals)… ~~~ Mason Kern, Host of “The Sports Watchdog” Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 Phoenix, spotlights newsworthy current events and happenings in the world of pro, college and youth sports ... Read More »