Heat Ratio – Episode 21

The Sixers take Game 4 under the heroics of T.J. McConnell and now head to Boston. If they do not move on, do we have a right to be upset? Are we coddling our players and coaches too much?

How did the Toronto Raptors get swept by the Cleveland Cavaliers? LeBron was on another level, but as the #1 seed getting blown out is unacceptable. Looking back, even the Knicks took the great Michael Jordan to 7 games. To not win at least 1 should cost Duane Casey his job, shouldn’t it?

After a fairly quiet draft, the Eagles got some disturbing news that their DT Tim Jernigan will be out 4-6 months following back surgery. With journeyman Haloti Ngata next up on the depth chart, how much of an impact will it be on the D-Line?

Big Ben Roethlisberger is a Super Bowl Champion, but seems to be irritated that the Steelers drafted Mason Rudolph to be the QB of the future. Is this just another case of a spoiled athlete? Does he have a point?

The Phillies have cooled off lately and are riding the wave of a flawed closer position. Is it finally time to move on from Hector Neris? Can Vince Velasquez take over the role?

As a fun segment, we looked at the 16 NBA Playoff teams from this year and decided to throw them into a 3 v 3 pool. If you were constructing a squad (3 players) who would be on your team?

ESPN came out with their first 2018 Fantasy Football PPR Top 50 list that includes the rookies. Saquon Barkley at #10? Mike Evans after Davante Adams? What sticks out to you?

The Heat Ratio (@theheatratio) brings a set of unique views and opinions each week to focus on all the top sports stories making it to the top of the headlines. Listen in as Tony (@TCutillo23) says he would take Vince out of the rotation to be the Phillies closer while (@PGHJohn36) says he would wait for another arm.  From NBA Hot Takes to modified sports rants, it’s all here just waiting for your take….