Travers talk w TVG's Caleb Keller and TwinSpires' Scott Shapiro
August 23, 2018
Hosted by Mike Abadir with Co-Host Gino Buccola
In this weeks episode, Mike and Gino will be talking in great detail about the upcoming Travers Stakes with TVG's Caleb Keller and TwinSpires' Scott Shapiro. The marquee race of the Saratoga meet, this year's edition comes with plenty of intrigue for this field of 11 led by 2-1 morning line favorite, Good Magic. Contenders include Gronkowski as well as Wonder Gadot, the first filly since 1979 to be competing in this race. Each of our expert handicappers will share their insights on the Travers as well as other Stakes races on the card. We invite our listeners to join the live radio show by calling or Tweeting us with questions, comments, or just to say hello to Caleb Keller or Scott Shapiro. Call-in: 1-888-346-9144 @calebtvg @ScottShap34 Send us your thoughts! @mikeabadir @ItsMeGinoB 11am PT every Thursday for honest opinions and sports analysis!
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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.