The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 216:2023 NFL Championship Wknd Previews
Today on a Saturday Edition of The Ave Podcast, we break down the NFL Championship weekends games; the numerous matchups between the Eagles & Niners; if Cincinnati has the Chiefs number whether Patrick Mahomes is healthy or not; plus more.
The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 215:Dana White. How?
What if I told you that the main person of a upcoming and powerful corporation, who openly detests any type of domestic dispute situations from his employees, gets into an altercation with his spouse on camera; shares his remorse; and then tells everyone that he can’t be reprimanded? And everyone kept it moving? So today on The Ave Podcast, I’m joined by Producer of NPR’s Invisibilia Andrew Mambo as we discuss Dana White slapping his wife on New Year’s Eve, and the perceived silence from the media & his sponsors. Plus we get into the power dynamic of the UFC; share our thoughts on White being beyond punishment (from his POV); & how the effects of this trickles down through the sport & beyond.
The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 214:NBA Rundown #RyeHighRemix
Today on The Ave Podcast, I’m joined by Jan-Michael Nation (Ryerson University Hall of Famer &Alumnist) & by HC of UPLAY AAU program & Founder of Skills Refinement Group O’Neil Kamaka as we run through some of the NBA’s recent storylines. We discuss LeBron James chase of the NBA Scoring record & if it changes our perception of him; If Nikola Jokic deserves to achieve an MVP 3-Peat; & the rest of the MVP contenders. Plus we share if Phoenix needs to retool their team; why the hell is the scoring so high this season; and we discuss Fred VanVleet’s recent contract issue, and if him & the Raptors should divorce each other; plus a lot more than that. All praises due to the Rye High University Spirit (once you listen to the episode, it will make sense).
*This podcast was originally recorded on Jan 9th, 2023.
The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 213:The Joel Anthony Interview #Part2
Today on the first episode for the New Year of The Ave Podcast, I’m joined by former NBA Veteran & current GM of the Montreal Alliance Joel Anthony. We discuss his journey with the Canadian Elite Basketball League, his current role; the importance of continuing to build the B-Ball culture in Montreal; his thoughts on the rise of NBA players from his hometown. Plus we discuss the concept of sacrificing for your dreams; the roadblocks retired athletes face post-playing career; we get into who has the championship aura within the NBA so far; plus a lot more than that.
*This podcast was originally recorded on Dec. 18th, 2022, about an hour after the ultra-classic World Cup Final between Argentina & France.
The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 212:The NBA’s 1st Quarter
On the latest episode of The Ave Podcast, I’m joined by Anthony Batchelor (All-time Scoring leader in OCAA Basketball History) & SSA Family Member Big Brotha Curtisas we break down the first quarter of the ’22 – ’23 NBA Season. We break down the rise of Shai Gilgeous-Alexander & if OKC should officially build around him; the dominance of Boston & Milwaukee over the rest of the NBA; Bol Bol vs. Wemby; plus we break down our surprise players & teams of the 1st Quarter; and much more than that.
The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 211:Privilege Matters
With everything that has happened within the mainstream media in the last six weeks, there was a story that was resting in the shadows completely away from the spotlight. It would be nice to bring some light back to this story again. So today on The Ave Podcast, we decide to share our thoughts on Brett Favre and his involvement within the recent Mississippi Welfare Scandal. Plus we also share our thoughts on the Jerry Jones Segregation Protest photo; and how these issues get protected by the privileged shadows.
*This Podcast was originally recorded on Nov. 25, 2022, the day after the U.S. Thanksgiving
The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 209 & 210:The 2022 NBA Western ConferencePreview
It’s the 7th Annual installment of South Shore Ave’s 2022 NBA Season Preview! So today on The Ave Podcast, I break down the Western Conference with SSA Family Member Julian aka Jules Da Commish. As we do every year, we ranked each team in the West from the Outhouse to the Penthouse.
The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee.Episode 207 & 208:The 2022 NBA Eastern Conference Preview
It’s the 7th Annual installment of South Shore Ave’s 2022 NBA Season Preview! So today on The Ave Podcast, I break down the Eastern Conference with SSA Family Member Randall Walter (HC of Excel Hoop’s Prep Basketball Program; HC of Red Rouge AAU Program) as we discuss & rank each team in the conference. From the bottom, to the top.
The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee.The Official R&B Fantasy Draft
Today on The Ave Podcast, we are launching a special podcast series, introducing the “Official R&B Fantasy Draft”. The Draft is based on a Snake-style format of the greatest R&B singers over the last 42 years, whether it be a soloist or from a group (careers must have started in 1980 with the exception of two artists – I’ll let you guess who). Over the course of the next six Fridays (including an “Honorable Mention” episode), each round will be released as we select these legendary artists into our own Supergroup, consisting of four artists & one producer/production team. You can select anyone from Whitney to Alicia Keys to Normani, It is up to you.
Starting today, this post will be updated as we will be releasing each Round of the podcast series. You can also go directly to the South Shore Ave YouTube Channel to watch each episode. As always, you will be able to listen to the series on ALL MAJOR PODCAST PLATFORMS (Click on the links below). Listen &/or watch, and also subscribe!
As a bonus for you Spotify listeners, the participants and I will be curating The R&B Fantasy Draft Playlist #SouthShoreAve as we share some of our favorite songs that our selection of singers and producers have ever created. This will also be updated every week starting from today, and every Saturday morning thereafter.
* The participants of this series are as follows: Cal Cee (Myself/Host); Singer/EntertainerShalli; DJ Chris Nice(Grooves & Rhythms Mixshow, Fridays 4-6pm on MyLime Radio);Wukup Productions(Wuk Hours, Thurs 2-5pm & Island Fusion Fridays, Fridays 6-8pm on MyLime Radio); & DJ/Producer DJ Keo