Extra Point Podcast w/ Kayla & Kemp

Extra Point is hosted by Kayla Mortellaro and takes a deeper dive at local and national sports topics that highlight Bob Kemp’s decades of sports knowledge.

Latest Episodes

Suns take on the Jazz Monday Night. The NBA West 4-8 separated by 2 games. Lamar Jackson wants out. | 3-27-2023

Bob and Kayla looked to the back to back from the Suns over the weekend and looked ahead to Monday night’s game in Utah. The NBA West 4 through 8 are separated by 2 games. Lamar Jackson wants out of Baltimore, announcing he’s asked for a trade on his social media accounts. More from around the NFL as owners meetings take place from The Biltmore. Plus Bob and Kayla answer the poll questions.

Elite 8 round-up. Looking ahead to Final Four. WGC Match Play. | 3-27-2023

Bob and Kayla discussed the weekend of Elite 8 match-ups. UCONN is the best seed moving forward at 4. It was just a 1 and 125,000 chance that FAU, UCONN, SDSU, and Miami made it to the Final Four. A look ahead to the Final Four. The WGC Match-Play saw Sam Burns take down Cameron Young for his 5th PGA Tour win. LPGA Drive On Championship had a playoff at -20!

Looking ahead to Saturday Elite 8 contests. Some NFL news in the WR market. Poll Questions are answered. | 3-24-2023

Bob and Kayla looked ahead to the Saturday Elite 8 contests. What makes sense? A brief dive into the NFL WR market, the latest from the NFL with a memo on Lamar Jackson. Poll questions are answered about the NCAA Tournament West winner, and Friday’s Texas and Xavier match-up. Plus. Notre Dame’s President and AD penned an op-ed in The New York Times to preserve college athletics and urge college athletes to not become employees.

How great was that Sweet 16 Thursday? A deep dive into Sweet 16 Friday action. Suns on a back to back. | 3-24-2023

How great was Thursday night’s Sweet 16 games? That was a ton of fun. Bob and Kayla broke it down and did a deep dive into the continued Friday action of the Sweet 16. The Suns are on the road facing the Kings. It’s actually a back to back for the Suns with Saturday hosting the 76ers. Monty Williams fined $20,000 by the NBA for his comments on officiating following the Lakers loss. Plus a look at the WGC Dell Technologies Match Play event. And the LPGA Drive On event from Superstition Mountain Country Club.

D-Hop destination to Buffalo? CJ Stroud Pro-Day, Bryce Young Pro Day. Sweet 16 gets started. ASU, Suns and AZ Cardinals talk. | 3-23-2023

Bob and Kayla discussed potential D-Hop trade destinations with an infusion of Buffalo Soldier. CJ Stroud had his pro-day Wednesday with 12 personnel in attendance for the Panthers. Bryce Young with Alabama had his pro-day on Thursday. Doug Haller of The Athletic joined the program with discussions about ASU Men’s Basketball reaching an agreement with Bobby Hurley in an extension, need for an updated arena, Suns area of concerns and AZ Cardinals talk. Plus answering the poll questions about the Sweet 16.

Doug Haller of The Athletic discussed ASU Hoops, Suns and AZ Cardinals | 3-23-2023

Doug Haller from The Athletic joined Bob and Kayla discussing Bobby Hurley’s ASU contract extension, the conference situation for the Pac 12 and the state of the arena. Doug also wrote an article at The Athletic about 5 concerns for the Suns and he would like a redo to talk defense. When will D-Hop be traded?

Nate Davis of USA Today talked NFL Free Agency | 3-22-2023

Nate Davis of USA Today joined Bob and Kayla discussing NFL Free Agency. What’s the market really for DeAndre Hopkins? Did the Lions surpass the Vikings? Lamar Jackson’s situation seems to be at a stalemate. Who had the best free agency period and who had the worst free agency period of those teams actively trying to get better?

World Baseball Classic. Ohtani vs. Trout. ASU Bobby Hurley contract extension. Suns back on the court vs. Lakers. WGC Match Play & LPGA Drive-On | 3-22-2023

World Baseball Classic discussion with Team Japan topping Team USA. It was Ohtani vs. Trout in the 9th with 2 outs. Great theater. ASU reached a two-year agreement to extend Bobby Hurley. How good is this for the ASU program? The Suns are back on the court tonight in LA against the Lakers. Staying in LA, the Clippers might have a devastating injury with Paul George. What to do with the WGC Match Play event. Plus the LPGA back in Arizona at Superstition Mountain Golf and Country Club.