Tony opens the show by talking about the passing of the legendary John Thompson, and what he meant to basketball, Georgetown University, and to Washington DC. Michael Wilbon calls in to share his memories of Big John, and also to talk about being at Olympia Fields to see the BMW Championship. Steve Sands of the Golf Channel phones in to talk about the crazy ending for that tournament and Tony closes out the show by opening up the Mailbag.Songs : Pat Finnerty "Uncle Benny's Table" ; DTC "See It In Your Eyes"
"Well, the rain will help that grease fire"
About The Show
"The Tony Kornheiser Show" (now available exclusively on-demand) is a topical, daily talk show that starts with sports and quickly moves into politics, current events, entertainment and, really, whatever happens to be on Tony’s mind that day. The format of the show—regular sit-in guests with familiar interviews and segments—highlights not only the unique perspective of Tony Kornheiser but also the expertise of his network of friends. Join one of the most recognizable and outspoken commentators of sports and entertainment (longtime radio host in Washington, DC and current co-host of ESPN's PTI) and enjoy original episodes published every weekday starting September 6th.