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#TBT Mike-i-Mation: Mike And The Mad Dog Talk To President Clinton

CBS Radio presents a slice of gold from the vaults of WFAN: one hot minute with Francesa, Chris Russo and then-sitting President Bill Clinton, who digs his college sports.

07/17/2014

LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers dunks against the Memphis Grizzlies on Dec. 8, 2009 at FedExForum in Memphis, Tenn.  (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Francesa: With LeBron, Manziel, Forsaken Sports City Cleveland Now Has Juice

As the news of LeBron James’ decision to take his talents back to the Cavaliers came down Friday, WFAN’s Mike Francesa chimed in, saying that’s exactly what Cleveland needed.

07/11/2014

Masahiro Tanaka pitches against the Seattle Mariners in the fifth inning at Safeco Field on June 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Cashman: Tanaka Has Partially Torn Elbow Ligament, To Miss At Least 6 Weeks

The 25-year-old right-hander will attempt nonsurgical rehab on his injured ulnar collateral ligament. Cashman did not rule out season-ending, reconstructive “Tommy John” surgery.

07/10/2014

Jeff Samardzija of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Toronto Blue Jays in the first inning at O.co Coliseum on July 6, 2014 in Oakland, Calif. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Cashman On WFAN: Yankees Were In On Cubs Pitchers Right To The End

The Yankees almost owned all the fireworks over the holiday weekend, but ultimately were left on the outside looking in at the season’s biggest trade.

07/07/2014

Adam Silver (Photo by Chris Covatta/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Adam Silver Says NBA Should Rival NFL In Popularity

“We ultimately should rival American football in terms of popularity,” Silver told WFAN host Mike Francesa on Thursday.

06/26/2014

Rangers center Mark Messier advances the puck during a game against the Washington Capitals at the MCI Center on March 18, 2004. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Messier On WFAN: Rangers Should Still Feel Good Despite 0-2 Hole

Don’t count Mark Messier as one of the many who think the Stanley Cup Final is already over.

06/09/2014

Mike Francesa and Alan Sherman at Belmont Park (Credit: Brian Monzo/WFAN)

On The Fan: Asst. Trainer ‘Real Confident’ In California Chrome’s Chances

“I’m real confident,” Sherman told Francesa. “I am. Just the way he’s been training on this track. Obviously he hasn’t run on it, but he’s been training great over it.”

06/06/2014

Alfonso Soriano of the New York Yankees reacts after he struck out against the Oakland Athletics on June 3, 2014 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Girardi On WFAN: Yankees Lost At The Plate, But There’s A Long Way To Go

The Yankees are a mess and manager Joe Girardi, who was a guest on WFAN with Mike Francesa on Wednesday evening, is having a hard time making sense of it all.

06/04/2014

James Dolan (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Dolan On WFAN: I Have No Problem Deferring To Experts Sather, Jackson

James Dolan says he has an appreciation for just how difficult it is to build a championship team, which is why he hopes he has in Phil Jackson what he’s had for years in Glen Sather — someone who knows what he’s doing.

06/03/2014

Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, bottom, makes acrobatic save on the Canadiens’ Thomas Vanek during the second period of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals on May 29, 2014, in New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Anatomy Of ‘The Save': Rangers’ Lundqvist Breaks It Down On WFAN

It was the turning point of the game, and ultimately helped springboard the Rangers into the Stanley Cup finals. Among the Blueshirts’ faithful it will simply be known as “the save.”

05/30/2014

Fired Mets hitting coach Dave Hudgens (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Hudgens On WFAN: Mets Fans Have Every Right To Boo, But It Hurts Players

“I’ve managed the last several years in Venezuela with 30,000 people booing me every time I went to the freaking mound. The booing isn’t a big deal. It’s not the booing. It’s what it does to the players.”

05/27/2014

Rex Ryan (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Rex On WFAN: No Guarantee, But Jets Are ‘Absolutely’ A Playoff-Caliber Team

Rex Ryan has been more reserved of late, but every now and then glimpses of the guy from years gone by resurface.

05/15/2014

Vin Scully (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Legendary Broadcaster Vin Scully With Mike Francesa

The 86-year-old has an almost encyclopedic knowledge of baseball. He shared some of his memories with WFAN’s Mike Francesa on Wednesday.

05/07/2014

Chris Kreider (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Francesa: 50-50 Chance Chris Kreider Plays On Wednesday Night

“If he’s ready, he’s gonna play,” Francesa said on air on Tuesday afternoon. “I’ve heard rumblings. I don’t have any confirmation, and I don’t think there will be any. I would look for him tomorrow, though.”

05/06/2014

Citi Field (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Francesa Says Mets Shutting Him Out From Doing Show At Citi Field

“We will not be at Citi Field for those two games because the Mets are not allowing us to do our show out of there,” Francesa said on air on Thursday afternoon.

05/01/2014