Slate's sports podcast Hang Up and Listen for the week of May 24, 2010.

Slate's sports podcast Hang Up and Listen for the week of May 24, 2010.

Slate's sports podcast Hang Up and Listen for the week of May 24, 2010.

Slate's sports podcast.
May 24 2010 4:32 PM

Hang Up and Listen: The Hanley Hustle Edition

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In this week's episode of Slate's sports podcast Hang Up and Listen, Stefan Fatsis, Josh Levin, and Mike Pesca discuss the Los Angeles Lakers, the Boston Celtics, and the NBA playoffs, cyclist Floyd Landis' drug admission (and accusation that Lance Armstrong is a drug cheat), Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov's media blitz, and Hanley Ramirez's lack of hustle.

Here are links to some of the articles and other items mentioned on the show:

Hang Up and Listen's weekly monkey placentas:

Stefan's monkey placenta: The paradinha—pausing immediately before you take a penalty kick—has been banned by soccer's world governing body FIFA.
Mike's monkey placenta: Former Cavaliers coach Mike Brown's high school nickname.
Josh's monkey placenta: The DraftExpress database of basketball players' wingspans.

Podcast production and edit by Abdullah Rufus.

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