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Staying MAJOR Podcast with Eric Menk

"Major Pain" Eric Menk hosts a weekly show where he interviews personalities and discusses topics surrounding basketball in the Philippines.
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May 9, 2019

Host Eric Menk briefly talks about the ongoing Finals series in the PBA Philippine Cup between San Miguel and Magnolia and the 2019 ABL Finals between the Singapore Slingers and the CLS Knights. Then, Menk discusses the NBA's conference semifinals matchups with an emphasis being on the Bucks-Celtics series and the Houston-Golden State series.

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

You can follow Eric Menk on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30

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Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. To book a basketball court in Metro Manila please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph Use the coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

May 6, 2019

Host Eric Menk discusses everything local and international when it comes to post season basketball play. Game 3 of the PBA Philippine Cup Finals between the SMB Beerman and the Magnolia Hot Shots is discussed. The ABL Awards and Finals between the Singapore Slingers and the CLS Knights is analyzed. Finally, the NBA conference semifinals is broken down.

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

You can follow Eric Menk on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30

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Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. To book a basketball court in Metro Manila please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph Use the coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

May 2, 2019

Host Eric Menk discusses the ongoing PBA Philippine Cup Finals between the San Miguel Beerman and the Magnolia Hot Shots. Menk, then clarifies his ABL awards picks from last episode. The NBA's 2nd round of the playoffs is then discussed, before Menk gives his view on the NBA's top 10 players. He shares his current top 10 players and gives his explanation why.

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

You can follow Eric Menk on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30

Staying MAJOR is brought to you by A-Game AfterSport Rubdown. For more on A-Game please visit https://www.agamesport.com Enter the promo code: EMENK30 to get 20% off of your purchase.

Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. To book a basketball court in Metro Manila please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph Use the coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

Apr 30, 2019

Host Eric Menk discusses the 2019 PBA Philippine Cup Finals match-up between the San Miguel Beerman & the Magnolia Hot Shots. Menk also gives his view of the ABL season ending awards as well as his breakdown of the 2019 ABL Finals matchup between the Singapore Slingers and the CLS Knights. Finally, Eric gives us his breakdown of the ongoing 2019 NBA Playoffs where they are in the conference semifinals.

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

You can follow Eric Menk on Instagram & Twitter at @emenk30

Staying MAJOR is brought to you by A-Game AfterSport Rubdown. For more on A-Game, please visit https://www.agamesport.com Enter the promo code: EMENK30 to get 20% off of your purchase.

Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. To book a basketball court in Metro Manila please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph Use the coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

Apr 25, 2019

In this episode, Host Eric Menk interviews Chuck Shriner to talk sports broadcasting and the current ASEAN Basketball League season. Chuck has been a sportscaster for 21 years and has worked for ESPN, Star Sports, One World Sport & Fox Sports. Shriner has covered basketball leagues and tournaments all over the world, with an emphasis in Asia. Chuck has covered the Singapore Slingers for the better part of the last 11 years. He has recently started a podcast called ShootAround, where him and co-host Scott MacKinnon discuss the ABL and other global basketball topics.

You can contact Chuck at https://www.voiceofthegame.com.sg

ShootAround is available everywhere you can find your podcasts.

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

You can follow Eric Menk on Instagram & Twitter at @emenk30

Staying MAJOR is brought to you by A-Game AfterSport Rubdown. For more on A-Game, please visit https://www.agamesport.com Enter the promo code: EMENK30 to get 20% off of your purchase.

Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. To book a basketball court in Metro Manila, please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph Use the coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

Apr 22, 2019

Host Eric Menk discusses who is the world's best basketball player.Menk makes the case that for the first time in a long time it isn't LeBron James. Menk also discusses who the leading candidates are to take over the mantel from LeBron.

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

You can follow Eric Menk on Twitter & Instagram at @emenk30

Staying MAJOR is brought to you by A-Game AfterSport Rubdown. For more on A-Game, please visit https://www.agamesport.com Enter the promo code: EMENK30 to get 20% off of your purchase.

Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. To book a basketball court in Metro Manila please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph Use the coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

Apr 17, 2019

Host Eric Menk discusses the ongoing playoff races in the ABL, PBA & NBA. In between, Menk gives his analysis of UFC 236.

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

You can follow Eric Menk on Twitter & Instagram at @emenk30

Staying MAJOR is brought to you by A-Game AfterSport Rubdown. For more on A-Game please visit https://www.agamesport.com Enter the promo code: EMENK30 to get 20% off of your purchase.

Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. To book a basketball court in Metro Manila, please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph Use the coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

Apr 14, 2019

Host Eric Menk goes over his picks for this season's NBA awards. He gives his picks for NBA MVP, Rookie of the Year, Coach of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, All-NBA teams, All-Rookie teams & All Defensive team. Menk also goes over the playoff matchup and gives his predictions on how he thinks the NBA Playoffs will unfold in 2019.

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

You can follow Eric Menk on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30

Staying MAJOR is brought to you by A-Game AfterSport Rubdown. For more on A-Game please visit https://www.agamesport.com Use promo code: EMENK30 to get 20% off of your purchase.

Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. To book a basketball court in Metro Manila please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph Use coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

Apr 10, 2019

Host Eric Menk discusses Magic Johnson's shocking and strange announcement today that he is stepping down as President of Basketball Operations of the Los Angeles Lakers. Menk discusses the Magic - Pelinka era of Laker basketball and the questions that linger now that the Lakers don't have a President.

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

You can follow Eric Menk on Instagram and Twitter at @emenk30

Staying MAJOR is brought to you by A-Game AfterSport Rubdown. For more on A-Game please visit https://www.agamesport.com Enter the promo code: EMENK30 to get 20% off of your purchase.

Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. To book a basketball court in Metro Manila, please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph Use the coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

Apr 8, 2019

Host Eric Menk discusses his season with Alab Pilipinas. After a shocking defeat in the ASEAN Basketball League quarterfinals to the Hong Kong Eastern Lions, Eric Menk tries to make sense of his season as an assistant coach with San Miguel Alab Pilipinas.

You can follow Eric on Twitter & Instagram at @emenk30

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

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Staying MAJOR is also brought to you Express Hoops PH. To book a basketball court in metro Manila, please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph enter the coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

Jan 6, 2019

In the 95th episode of Staying MAJOR, host Eric Menk interviews "The Fireball" Josh Urbiztondo. Josh is a 10-year professional basketball player in the Philippines. He played 7 years in the PBA and is in his 3rd year now in the ABL. Urbiztondo is the current captain and member of the 4-0, 1st place, defending ABL champion San Miguel Alab Pilipinas in the ABL.

Follow Josh on Instagram at @jurb2

Follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

Follow Eric Menk on Instagram & Twitter at @emenk30

Staying MAJOR is brought to you by A-Game AfterSport Rubdown. For more on A-Game please visit https://www.agamesport.com Enter the promo code: EMENK30 to get 20% off of your purchase.

Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. To book a basketball court in metro Manila please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph Use the coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

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Jan 4, 2019

Happy New Year 2019! In the 1st episode of 2019, Staying MAJOR's host Eric Menk discusses Chot & Josh Reyes return to TNT, terence Romeo to SMB & Jimmy Alapag Joining SMB's staff.

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

Follow Eric Menk on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30

Staying MAJOR is brought to you by A-Game AfterSport Rubdown. For more on A-Game please visit https://www.agamesport.com Enter promo code: EMENK30 to get 20% off of your purchase.

Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. To book a basketball court in metro Manila please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph Use coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

For info on merchandise and Eric's book, please visit https://www.ericmenk.com/shop 

Oct 25, 2018

Host Eric Menk discusses SpitGate and the after effects it could have on the Lakers and the Rockets. In the 2nd half of this episode, Menk asks the question, has LeBron James lost a step? If so what does that mean to the Lakers? Will the Lakers make the play-offs?

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

You can follow Eric Menk on Instagram and Twitter at @emenk30

Merch: https://www.ericmenk.com/shop

Book: ORIOLES: Growing up in a Golden Era of High School Hoops

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Oct 3, 2018

Host Eric Menk explains his absence from the podcast in recent weeks and then he gives his commentary on recent comments by Tab Baldwin on Kai Sotto. Coach Tab believes Kai should stay in the Philippines to develop his potential as a basketball player. Menk disagrees. Take a listen to find out why...

 

You can follow Eric Menk on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30

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Aug 7, 2018

Host Eric Menk is joined in this episode by Ateneo Blue Eagles head coach, Tab Baldwin. Coach Tab has coached club teams in New Zealand, Turkey, Greece, Romania, and China. Baldwin has also coached many national teams at the international level. Those national teams include: New Zealand, Malaysia, Lebanon, Jordan, and the Philippines. Coach Tab most recently led the Ateneo Blue Eagles to the UAAP championship in 2017. During this episode, Menk and Baldwin touch on a great number of topics including: Coaching at Ateneo, coaching internationally, how Coach Tab came to the Philippines, the current state of Philippine basketball, and Kai Sotto as a prospect. Coach Tab has over 35 years of coaching experience at the highest levels of international basketball. This episode is a must listen for aspiring coaches and people interested in Philippine basketball.

 

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

 

You can follow Eric Menk on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30

 

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Jul 30, 2018

Host Eric Menk discusses the SBP Asian Games pullout and theorises why the Philippines has decided not to field a team in this years competition. Menk also talks about the ongoing 2018 PBA Commissioner's Cup Finals where San Miguel and Barangay Ginebra are tied at 1-1 in their best-of-7 Finals duel. 

 

You can follow Eric Menk on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30

 

You can follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

 

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Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. The easier way to book a basketball court in metro Manila is at https://www.expresshoops.ph When booking use coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

Jul 27, 2018

Host Eric Menk discusses the stiff fines and the lenient suspensions FIBA issued out to Gilas Pilipinas and the Australian Boomers post Basketball Brawl in the FIBA World Cup Qualifier game earlier this month. Menk also gives a brief preview of the PBA Commissioner's Cup Finals between San Miguel and Barangay Ginebra. Listen to see who he predicts to win.

     You can follow this podcast on Twitter at @StayingMajor

     You can follow Eric Menk on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30

 

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Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH To book a basketball court in metro Manila please visit https://www.expresshoops.ph When booking, enter the promo code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

Jul 11, 2018

Host Eric Menk discusses Batang Gilas' FIBA U17 World Cup performance, Kai Sotto getting on NBA scouts radar, & where he should go from here. 

 

You can follow Eric on Instagram and Twitter at @emenk30

 

Follow the podcast at @StayingMajor on Twitter

 

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Jul 6, 2018

Host Eric Menk discusses LeBron James signing with the Los Angeles Lakers and the team Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka are putting around him for the 2018-19 NBA season. Menk also gives his thoughts on DeMarcus Cousins signing with the Golden State Warriors for one season.

 

You can follow Eric on Instagram and Twitter at @emenk30

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Staying MAJOR is also brought to you by Express Hoops PH. Go to https://www.expresshoops.ph to book a basketball court in metro Manila today. When booking, use the coupon code: STAYINGMAJOR to win a prize from this podcast.

Jul 4, 2018

Host Eric Menk gives his take on the unfortunate events that happened during the FIBA World Cup Qualifier game between Australia and Gilas Pilipinas, where a bench clearing brawl ensued and 13 players were ejected.

 

You can follow Eric on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30 Follow Staying MAJOR on Twitter at @StayingMajor

 

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Jun 28, 2018

Host Eric Menk discusses Kiefer Ravena's 18-month suspension for failing a WADA drug test after a FIBA game. Menk also discusses his thoughts on the 2018 NBA Draft

 

You can follow Eric on Instagram and Twitter at @emenk30

 

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May 14, 2018

Host Eric Menk discusses San Miguel's start to the Commissioner's Cup with Christian Standhardinger, the MPBL's discriminatory rules towards a group of Filipino citizens, his NBA conference finals predictions, and the Philadelphia 76ers.

 

You can follow Eric on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30

 

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May 9, 2018

Alab Pilipinas Head Coach and Philippine Basketball legend, Jimmy Alapag joins Staying MAJOR to discuss his ABL championship season. Jimmy also answers listener questions that were submitted through Twitter at @StayingMajor.

You can follow Jimmy Alapag on Instagram at @jalapag3

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Apr 19, 2018

Host Eric Menk discusses the greatness of the SMB 4-Peat Philippine Cup team, the ABL season and up coming Finals series, Chot Reyes US NCAA comments and he also answers listeners social media questions submitted through Twitter (@StayingMajor).

 

You can follow Eric on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30

 

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Apr 4, 2018

Host Eric Menk discusses The PBA 2018 Philippine Cup Finals, the ABL Play-offs, TNT trading Moala Tautuaa to GlobalPort for Terence Romeo. Menk also answers listener questions submitted through Twitter (@StayingMajor).

You can follow Eric on Twitter and Instagram at @emenk30

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