Hot Takedown

Hot Takedown is the weekly sports podcast from FiveThirtyEight. On it, the crew uses numbers to dissect the week in sports, taking down some silly hot takes in the process.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 48m. Bisher sind 377 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich

Hot Takedown - Emergency Pod! UConn's Win, Auriemma vs. Wooden, Will Anyone Catch the Huskies?

A special edition of Hot Takedown with Chadwick Matlin, Kate Fagin, and Allison McCann breaking down the UConn women's third consecutive national championship.


 2015-04-08  19m

Hot Takedown - Duke Does It Again; Opening Day; Hedging Hockey

Neil Paine, Kate Fagan and Chad Matlin discuss Duke's NCAA championship; the Padres big trade; and why hockey teams play to not win.


 2015-04-07  1h0m

Hot Takedown - Emergency Final Four Pod!

Live from Indy, a special podcast with Chadwick Matlin, Nate Silver, and Jody Avirgan breaking down Wisconsin's win over Kentucky, and previewing Monday's NCAA men's final.


 2015-04-05  25m

Hot Takedown - Finally, Four; The Cubs Sit Their Spring Star; Fixing the PAT

Chad Matlin, Kate Fagin and Neil Paine discuss the men's and women's brackets; the Cubs decision to keep Kris Bryant in the minors; and possible changes to the point after.


 2015-03-31  56m

Hot Takedown - Vintage Michigan State, Fixing the Women's Tournament, Trade Durant?

This week on Hot Takedown: Tom Izzo does it again, why the women's tournament isn't getting traction, and will the Thunder preemptively trade Kevin Durant?


 2015-03-24  1h0m

Hot Takedown - Bracketology, Chip Kelly, and Chris Borland

Hot Takedown is a new sports podcast from FiveThirtyEight w/ Chad Matlin, Kate Fagan, and Neil Paine. This week: advice for your bracket; NFL free agency by the numbers; more.


 2015-03-17  54m

Hot Takedown - Episode Zero

Hot Takedown is a new sports podcast from FiveThirtyEight with Chad Matlin, Neil Paine and Kate Fagan. Subscribe now to make sure you don't miss our first episode on 3/17!


 2015-03-13  6m