156: Game 7’s, Hat Trick Dilemma, & Betting Madden

By May 27, 2016June 18th, 2018No Comments
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After the Pens Game 7 win over the Lightning Rob Cressy is feeling like a million dollars and had to jump on a podcast to dish about it, plus what’s going down in the NBA playoffs. Hat aficionado Benjamin Christensen joins him on the Bacon Sports podcast to also talk about crazy sports headlines.

Rob & Ben also talk about:

  • How Rob cut his finger with a knife during the Penguins game as they scored a goal, leading to the creation of the finger napkin.
  • What’s the most nervous you’ve ever been during a Game 7?
  • If you just purchased a new hat at the arena, would you throw it on the ice for a Game 7 hat trick?
  • What’s is the ideal NBA Finals matchup?
  • Rank these four elite NBA players: Steph Curry, LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook.

They also run through these crazy sports headlines:

  • Boise State Football Player kicked off team for biting off part of teammate’s ear.
  • Markieff Morris reportedly detained at airport for weed possession.
  • Raptors players hit Cleveland Casino at 2am – big deal or nah?
  • Warriors fan reportedly tried to pick fight with Charles Barkley after he picked the Thunder.
  • Lil Wayne & Birdman used to bet $10k on computer simulated Madden games.


  • I want to hear from you. How would you rank KD, Steph, LeBron, and Russ? Would you throw your newly purchased hat on the ice during a hat trick? Got a take on one of the crazy sports headlines? Drop me a line on Twitter @BaconSports or on Snapchat @baconsports and let me know what’s up.
  • You can follow Benjamin Christensen on Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat @Shakabrodie
  • You can also check out Benjamin’s first podcast appearance when he talked about his MLB fan cave experience and his insane New Era hat collection.
  • Check out more of The Bacon Sports podcast here.




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Rob Cressy

Rob Cressy

Sports loving free throw specialist and yinzer living in Chicago who is awesome most of the time, has run with the bulls in Spain, and is a graduate of Second City's Improv program.