NBA Finals Talk and Chi Bears Off-Season Report w Chris Shanafelt
May 31, 2018
Hosted by Mike Abadir with Co-Host Gino Buccola
In this week's radio show, Mike and Gino will preview the NBA Finals featuring the Cavs and Warriors - for the fourth consecutive season. Is having these two teams in the Finals once again good for the NBA brand? Does Lebron need to win to cement his legacy, and will a loss hurt his all-time status? We'll debate and discuss all the issues that this matchup brings about. Also, we continue with our popular NFL off-season team reports. This week, we will look into the Chicago Bears off-season, as we will be joined by Chris Shanafelt of the NFL Draft Bible. Chris covers the NFL Draft and the college football scene on a year round basis, and he closely follows the Bears, so he will provide insight that any Bears fanatic will want to hear. All this and more in this week's must-listen edition!
The Mike Abadir Show
Thursday at 11 AM Pacific Time on VoiceAmerica Sports Channel
The Mike Abadir Show brings out a unique sports and business perspective. A current NFL agent licensed by the NFLPA, Mike started his career with the Oakland Raiders as an intern before earning his J.D., so he delivers a knowledgeable approach. Having negotiated numerous deals, Mike shares his insight through a forum that is interview driven. The emphasis of the show is to provide you the quality content that can’t be found through mainstream media outlets.
Along with covering the vastly popular NFL world, the show also has a focus on bringing industry guests from a broad spectrum of sports and business backgrounds. Having grown up with a passion for horse racing, baseball, soccer, and basketball, Mike engages in dialogue covering relevant hot topics, as well as interviewing television personalities and business experts for their detailed insight. Weekly features include a horse racing report with long-time TVG host, Gino Buccola, and much more.
Mike Abadir with Co-Host Gino Buccola
Mike Abadir, a unique and polished negotiator in the areas of sports and real estate contracts, brings his voice to sports radio. His vast experience started as an intern with the Oakland Raiders and has continued to develop as a NFL player agent. He’s always held firm to his mission, which is to work with the athlete to be the best football player on and off the field. Based on his business knowledge and the intricacies of the NFL salary cap, Mike has provided expert analysis on the topic at numerous sports industry seminars, radio shows, and television appearances as a guest NFL player agent.
Mike graduated from U.C. San Diego and later received his law degree from John F. Kennedy University School of Law. Mike is certified as a player-agent by the National Football League Players Association, and currently resides in Los Angeles, California.