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Have you ever been in a living room with your buddies talking sports? Maybe you’re at a pregame or chilling at friends house cracking some beers. No matter the circumstance, sports always come up. Then BOOM! Two hours have gone by and no one noticed - minus the fact you’re drunk, angry, and, strangely, invigorated. If you can relate to this at all then THIS is the podcast for you! Come listen to New York natives, John Barbieri and Greg Elefterakis, cover the sports world on a level of hilarity that no other podcast has ever achieved. This ones a winner.  


 

EP#29 - The Year of Game 7!

On this episode of Book it Sports, John brings on Book it Sports veteran Manny Alvarez and newcomer Mike DeMaria as they discuss the Yankees new shining star and look ahead at the important series against the Rays. Looking at the NFL the Seahawks cut two veterans in an unexpected move. Then they bring it into the NBA playoffs as they preview what’s going on as it seems game 7s on a guarantee, or are they? All on his episode of Book It Sports!


 

EP#28 - Houston, we have a problem!

On this episode of Book it, guest Joe Luisi makes his return to the show as him and John break down this week in sports. After discussing it last week, the Dolphins went and traded for Josh Rosen and John doesn’t hate the decision. Yankees are finally getting some guy off the IL, can we see them take off? Islanders have been elimated but John gives a take when they were down 0-3. Plus we get into the NBA playoffs and exciting they’ve been and why the Rockets are showing they know they can’t win this series, all that on this episode of Book it Sports!



 

EP#27 - The Giants drafted who?!?

On this episode of Book it, Greg makes his return as the two breakdown the first day of the NFL draft! What happens to Josh Rosen, how do the Giants manage to fuck this up, Dolphins and Jets go defense. Plus we take a preview of the NBA second round. Is it time for Damian Lillard to be acknowledged at the 2nd best PG in the game? Where do the Nets go from here? And how the fuck do the Yankees keep winning?!?! All of this week of Book it Sports!

 

EP#26 - The Yankees are cursed! Period!

On this episode of Book it, John handles the Microphone alone as Greg is out sick with a stomach virus. Join him as he nose dives into the NBA playoffs and breaks down each series. Hear him breakdown how the Yankees are legitimately cursed by the Injury Gods. Plus how the Mets have literally ONLY Ed Diaz as a reliable person out the Bullpen. Then he travels over the Greg’s neck of the woods as it seems Tiger Woods is fucking back! All on this week's episode of Book it!


 
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EP#25 - The Nets are in the Playoffs!

John and Greg breakdown the upcoming NBA playoffs, why does LeBron keep getting turned down? The injury bug takes down another Yankees starter. Peter Alonso early favorite Rookie of the Year? Plus Greg lets us know his insight on the Masters! All on this week’s episode of Book It!


 

EP#24 - So, About our Basketball Predictions...

John and Greg bring on guest Keanu Jules to go over their October predictions on how the NBA season would shake out. Also baseball has started! Yankees aren’t looking great and Mets are looking decent I suppose. Come listen to this week’s episode of Book it!

IG: @keanujulaj





 
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EP#23 - Let the Madness Begin...

It’s that time of the year, March Madness is here. On this episode of Book it, John and Greg discuss the madness and their picks. Plus the NBA west is an absolute shit show and the three to eight seed are all within three and a half games of each other - how is this one going to shake out? Find out on the Jordan episode of Book it Sports!


 
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EP#22 - The WILD NFL Free Agency

On this episode of Book it Sports, John and Greg bring on Steelers Fan, Elliot Craft, to discuss NFL free agency. Including the trading of Odell Beckham Jr. - Are the Cleveland Browns future division champs? Find out on this episode of Book it Sports!



 
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EP#21 - Lakers Are Dead

On this episode of Book it Sports, John and Greg discuss the Antonio Brown drama and why the Redskins can just accept the tank. Plus OKC looks serious and LeBron is probably going to miss the playoffs for the first time since 2005. How far can the Nets go in the playoffs plus much more. Find out on episode 21 of Book it!


 
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EP#20 - Two Decades

John and Greg have hit episode 20! After basically 20 years of this podcast, they finally hit this milestone. Come listen as they talk about the hot topics of this week in sports from Bryce Harper all the way to their Top 5 Greatest Sports Plays of All Time! Don’t miss out on this very special episode of Book it Sports!


 
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EP#18 - Not Ready to Call Brady the GOAT

On this episode John and Greg bring on guest Joseph Luisi to discuss the NBA trade deadline and which team got significantly better. Plus which team do you like better for the NBA all star game, Team LeBron vs Team Giannis? They briefly discuss coveted Marlins catcher, Realmuto, being traded to the Phillies. All that on episode 18!


 
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EP#17 - Super Bowl Edition

John and Greg discuss The Knicks trading away their franchise player and is Anthony Davis heading to LA?  They then are heading to Super Bowl news - who’s winning the Super Bowl? They also discuss the NFC and AFC Conference championship. Saints got robbed, Touchdown Tommy is back in the super bowl and is John ready to submit to Brady being the greatest ever?


 

EP#16 - Brooklyn Nets...Legit?!?

On episode 16 of Book it: Sports with John and Greg, John and Greg discuss the AFC and NFC championship, Yankees making the greatest bullpen in the league, plus are Kuzma and Lonzo proving to be untouchable? And the BROOKLYN NETS are actually in the playoff race currently - how the hell?!?


 

EP#15 - Fly Eagles, Fly?

On episode 15 of Book it: Sports with John and Greg the gang is back together and by gang I mean two people. John and Greg bring back Eagle Superfan, Abe Jacobs to discuss his teams chances plus the rest of the NFC as well as AFC, plus what the fuck world are we in where the Yankees are being cheap and the Mets are making moves, John makes a scorching hot take. Plus so much more on this week's episode!

 IG: @_abejacobs


 

EP#14 - Chargers Coming Out of the AFC??

On Episode 14 (yes, 14 - John's a dumbass) of Book it: Sports with John and Greg, we get just John, as Greg is away for the holidays. He brings on two long awaited guests, Jon Sandella and his younger brother, Michael Barbieri. Some absurd hot takes, Mikey is all in on the Chargers and the Sandman thinks Yankees getting more than just Machado?? All on episode 14!

 IG: @michael.barbieri_

IG: @jonsandella


 
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EP#13 - This MLB Offseason Sucks!

On this episode of Book it Sports, Greg and John are on their own as they go through this week in sports. Are the Chargers going to the Super Bowl? ‘01 Lakers vs Today’s Warriors? Plus much more!

 IG: @BookItSports

Twitter: @BookItSportsWi1

 
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EP #12 - We’re Back!

On this episode of Book it Sports, Greg and John bring on special guest Thomas Caruso and FINALLY get back on track. They give you the rundown of the week plus Thomas has an absurd hot take. Also, do you know how Bowling began? Well listen to to this episode and you will!

IG: t_carusso22

 
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EP#11 - Prepare Yourself

On this episode of Book it Sports, Greg and John fight through NYC traffic, car accidents and missing cables to give you episode 11. It ends up being a quick episode. Don’t worry, you still get a run down of “this week in sports”!

IG: @mannyalvarez24

 
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EP#10 - We Somehow Got to Ten Episodes

On this episode of Book it Sports, Greg is unable to make it but John brings on special guest Sunni Jasavic! Together they discuss Brees vs Mahomes and Jimmy Butler. Plus, are we watching the Warriors dynasty begin to crumble? Find out on episode 10!

 
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EP#9 - The Steelers are Officially Back

On this episode of Book it Sports, John and Greg bring on Gianni Damaia, one of Sound Pollinations founders and host of The Bad Movies Podcast. Dez Bryant signed with the Saints but the crew finds out some heartbreaking news half way through. Corey Kluber on the move? Yankees making a move soon? Milwaukee Bucks to be taken serious? Plus what the FUCK is swing ball?!?! Tune in to find out!

IG: @giannidamaia

Twitter: @gianni_damaia

 
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EP#8 - The G.O.A.T vs Tom Brady

On this episode of Book it Sports, John and Greg bring on Thomas Caruso again. They discuss Boston winning the World Series, where they think the big free agents will sign, Derrick Rose gets 50, what Tom Brady said about Aaron Rodgers. Plus more!

 
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EP#7 - Red Sox Will Win the World Series - John's Not Happy About It

On this episode of Book It Sports, John and Greg are by themselves for the first time since episode 1. The Red Sox are probably going to win the World Series and John is devastated. We talk some more NBA including the slow start by the Lakers. Plus, the NFL trade deadline, and John has a pretty big hot take revolving around Leveon Bell. Check out episode 7 now!

 
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EP#6 - Basketball is Back!

Basketball is back, so it’s only right Book it Sports does a basketball special! For the first time ever John and Greg bring TWO guests on this week's episode as they dive head first into where they see teams fall in the playoffs and give way too early predictions for awards. If you’re a fan of basketball this episode is a must listen!

 
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EP#5 - 10/16 - 10/22

John and Greg bring on guest Manny Alvarez to discuss the end of the Yankees season. They also give their opinions of the ALCS and NLCS. Brees gets the record, and is Ingram taking touches from Kamara? Plus much more (like Jimmy Butler’s wild week). We then take it to DMs and the crazy sport of the week!

 
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EP#4 - 10/8 - 10/15

John and Greg bring on special guest Ryan O’Dell to discuss the Yankees wild card game and potential playoff run along with the rest of American League and National league. They also run through the hottest topics of the week. Those who messaged and asked questions get their questions answered. Plus Greg brings up his ridiculous sport! Come join the Book It train. 

 
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EP#3 - 10/1 - 10/7

John and Greg bring on guest, Abe Jacobs to discuss Jimmy Butler, Tiger Woods and the National League wild card. Also we take to the NFL - how do we feel about it being officially Baker time? Then we dive into the DMs to answer some questions from you guys! Plus much more - like the wonderful sport of Shin Kicking! Join us for what is our best episode yet.



 

EP# 2 - 9/24 - 9/30

John and Greg bring on guest Thomas Caruso to discuss what the hell is going on it Pittsburgh? Plus Josh Gordon is now a Patriot - how does that affect the rest of the NFL? Greg dives into “Wife Carrying”. 

 
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EP#1 - 9/10 - 9/16


Have you ever been in a living room with your buddies talking sports? Maybe you’re at a pregame or chilling at friends house cracking some beers. No matter the circumstance, sports always come up. Then BOOM! Two hours have gone by and no one noticed - minus the fact you’re drunk, angry, and, strangely, invigorated. If you can relate to this at all then THIS is the podcast for you! Come listen to John Barbieri and Greg Elefterakis cover the sports world on a level of hilarity that no other podcast has ever achieved. This ones a winner.  

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