Ron Barr interviews one-handed pitcher Jim Abbott about the advantages of only having one hand as a pitcher, and the Angels first giving him a chance. This interview took place on March 4th, 2009.
Ron Barr interviews Pro Bowler Jim Harbaugh about his memories of Bill Walsh, the mentality of a great coach and the difference between motivating collegiate athletes versus professional athletes. This interview took place on March 20th, 2007.
Ron Barr interviews Super Bowl champion Bill Belichick about what he says to the team in preseason, dealing with contract holdouts and keeping the team motivated. This interview took place on August 24th, 2005.
Ron Barr interviews female tennis icon Martina Navratilova about the personal reason for writing the book “Shape Yourself,” the importance of having desire and discipline, and the impact of having inspiration. This interview took place on April 25th, 2006.
Ron Barr interviews the legendary pitcher with 7 no-hitters Nolan Ryan about his first introduction to baseball and pitching as a youngster, picking up the change-up in 1981, and the zone he was in during his 7 no-hitters. This interview took place on November 14th, 2000.
Ron Barr interviews Matt Kenseth about his team’s consistency, the nervousness that came with being the NASCAR leader for a long period of time, and what his team does differently when they have a points lead. This interview took place on December 1st, 2003.
Ron Barr interviews three-time Stanley Cup champion Martin Brodeur about the motivation behind his book “Brodeur,” the consistency he’s had throughout his career, and his thoughts on the New Jersey Devils organization. This interview took place on November 8th, 2006.
Ron Barr interviews one of the greatest coaches ever Phil Jackson about the feud between Kobe and Shaq, the decision the Lakers needed to make to move Shaq, and the thoughtfulness he has when making decisions. This interview took place on May 23rd, 2007.
Ron Barr interviews Hall of Famer Rick Pitino about his motivation for writing the book, the ills of social media and the difficulty in coaching players today. This interview took place on October 14th, 2013.
Ron Barr interviews legendary Dodgers radio broadcaster Vin Scully about his upbringing in New York in the 1930s, listening to live games on his radio as a child, and his broadcasting inspirations growing up. This interview took place on December 12th, 2012.
Ron Barr interviews “The Rock” himself Dwayne Johnson about the techniques of acting versus the technique of being in movies, and the increasing amount of athletes who aspire to be actors. This interview took place on September 26th, 2007.
Ron Barr interviews John Wooden about his book "Coach Wooden's Pyramid of Success."
Ron Barr interviews gold medalist Ryan Lochte about the adjustments he needs to make in order to compete, why he’s been so successful and being a perfectionist. This interview took place on August 8th, 2011.
Ron Barr interviews one of the best small-forwards of all time Scottie Pippen about being named NBA’s all defensive team 8 times, the lessons he learned from the late Dennis Johnson, and the outlandish summer jobs he worked to fund his education. This interview took place ok September 19th, 2008.
Ron Barr interviews Sugar Ray Leonard about his book "The Big Fight: My Life In and Out of the Ring."
Ron Barr interviews six-time Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson about the people surrounding him being the catalyst for his success, and the tough balance between giving time to the fans and the sponsors. This interview took place on February 16th, 2011.
Ron Barr interviews NCAA and NFL champion coach Pete Carroll about the prevalence of gang violence in the Los Angeles, and what the community needs to do to change the culture. This interview took place on March 14th, 2008.
Ron Barr interviews Venus and Serena’s father Richard Williams about raising two of the most influential characters in tennis, and the intangible abilities he saw in Venus and Serena at a young age. This interview took place on January 24th, 2005.
Ron Barr interviews one of the greatest female athletes to live Jackie Joyner-Kersee about her foundations and charities, as well as her perception of today's Track and Field athletes. This interview took place on October 13th, 2006.
Ron Barr interviews University of North Carolina head coach Anson Dorrance about growing up in a millitary family, and his perspective of soccer's worldwide popularity. This interview took place on September 22nd, 2014