Missing the Point

Missing the Point

Six voices, one podcast. Missing the Point is a one-hour weekly podcast bringing you the biggest stories in the world of sports with a New England flavor. Joe Malkin, Michael Marcangelo, Bob Kelly, Dave Clarke, Rayshawn Buchanan, and Craig D’Alessandro go deep to bring analysis, criticism, praise, and overall humor. In addition to the regular shows, we offer numerous specialized episodes, game shows, trips back in time through New England’s dominance since 2000, and more! New episodes drop every week! Make sure to subscribe, or you’re completely Missing the Point!

Feb. 24, 2021

Time To Fire Brad Stevens? Boogie Cousins to the Boston Celtics? Do You Trust The Boston Bruins?

Check Out Our Latest Episode Here! Episode 32: NHL Preview On this episode Missing the Point . Rayshawn is back with a vengeance as he rails against the Boston Celtics as they stumbled further and further into mediocrity and whether changes at the head coaching position is the ultimate solution for the Celtics woes. We'll also discuss if a certain recently released Demarcus "Boogie" Cousins can bring some much needed attitude to a young, talented Celtics squad now featuring two NBA All-Stars in…

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Feb. 18, 2021

Who's to Blame For The Boston Celtics Panic? Brad Stevens? How to Save The C's Season.

Check Out Our Latest Episode Here! Episode 39: Super Bowl 55 Recap Today, on Missing the Point : As we head towards the All-Star Break we take a look at the Boston Celtics and their disappointing start of the season.  We'll talk about what's gone wrong, who's to blame for the Celtics meddling, and what moves Danny Ainge can make to get the Celtics back on track. Hosts: Michael Marcangelo, Bob Kelly, Dave Clarke Producer: Craig D'Alessandro Tweet your questions to @MTPshow with hashtag #askMTP, …

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Feb. 9, 2021

Super Bowl 55 Recap | Tom Brady Has 7 Lombardi Trophies | What Was The Patriot Way?

Check out our latest episode right here! Miss our Live Stream Super Bowl Preview? Click Here On this week's episode of Missing the Point, we recap Super Bowl 55 between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Kansas City Chiefs. We'll discuss Tom Brady winning his seventh Lombardi Trophy in his 10th Super Bowl appearance. And if the Patriot Way was really about Tom Brady all along, and not Bill Belichick. Hosts: Joe Malkin, Michael Marcangelo, Bob Kelly, Dave Clarke Producer: Craig D'Alessandro Love w…

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Feb. 4, 2021

NBA Quarter-Season Check In

Check out our latest episode right here! Miss our Live Stream Super Bowl Preview? Click Here On this episode of Missing the Point with the NBA at the quarter mark, we break down the season as it stands today. First, we'll discuss our biggest surprises to this point in the season from the Philadelphia 76er's strong start on top of the Eastern Conference, to the Utah Jazz leading the Western Conference over teams like the Los Angeles Clippers and the Los Angeles Lakers. (3:45) Next, we'll focus o…

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Jan. 29, 2021

Cheap Heat: 2021 WWE Royal Rumble Preview

#18 - Cheap Heat - Survivor Series #22 - Cheap Heat - Montreal ScrewJob On this episode of Missing the Point ;  with the Royal Rumble this Sunday and the Road to WrestleMania about to begin, we get back in the ring for another episode of Cheap Heat . We'll preview this year's card, who are the favorites to win the Rumbles and main event WrestleMania. We'll also look back to some of our favorite rumble moments saves, wins that eliminations that have made the rebel so memorable. Visit Missing the…

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Jan. 27, 2021

AFC and NFC Championship Recap

Check out our latest episode right here! On this episode of Missing the Point : we break down the AFC and NFC Championship games from this past weekend, with Tom Brady advancing to his 10th Super Bowl appearances in his career as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defeat Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. We'll also break down the AFC Championship as Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs move on to their second straight Super Bowl after defeating the Buffalo Bills. Tweet your questions to @MTP…

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About the Hosts

Joe Malkin


Joe is a two-time graduate of Dean College with degrees in Communications and Psychology. Joe joined the Sunday Night Sports Wrap in 2008 and spent the next three years on the show. Joe has worked in communications in the Cape Cod Baseball League and college athletics serving as a public address announcer and radio broadcaster for multiple organizations and teams. Joe is a fan of all Boston sports teams and while he is a level-headed and logical fan he can be a homer when it counts.

Michael Marcangelo


Mike is a graduate of Dean College and Suffolk University. In the winter of 2006 Mike started the Sunday Night Sports Wrap and over the next four years, was joined by Joe Malkin, Craig D'Alessandro, Bob Kelly, Dave Clarke, and Rayshawn Buchanan. Mike also enjoyed time at 92.5 FM The River WXRV and has remained a devoted fan and antagonist of Boston sports and those that follow them.

Robert Kelly


Bob is an avid Boston Sports fan (Although he is a die-hard Cowboys fan) graduated from Dean College and Suffolk University, with a degree in broadcast journalism.
Originally a History major, Bob knew his passion was everything and anything sports.
Junior Year of college Bob met, creator of the Sunday Night Sports Wrap (SNSW), Mike Marcangelo. Shortly after Mike asked Bob to join SNSW. That same week, Bob changed his Major to Broadcast Journalism. Turning, what was once a dream, into a full-fledged college degree.
After graduation, Bob advanced in the healthcare industry but never lost the passion for sports. The itch continued.
Almost a decade later and comment after comment, on countless Facebook memories, a reunion show was announced. (The rest of the crew had finally got sick of Bobs we’ll call it “persistence”)
Now a full Two months later what was once known as the “Sunday Night Sportwrap” has been renamed “The Missing the Point Podcast network”

David Clarke

Talent / Idea Man/ Curmudgeon

AKA “DK Sizzle” Dave is a graduate of the Dean College with a degree in Audio Production and the University of Massachusetts with a degree in Literary Criticism. Originally from Dublin, Ireland, Dave moved to Massachusetts in 2002 and joined the Sunday Night Sports Wrap in 2009. In 2013 Dave moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in the entertainment business, where he now works making commercials as a Production Manager. Dave’s passion for sports comes from his father and his two older brothers, John and Stephen. He lives with his fiancé and massive Steelers fan, Leah Dolby in West Hollywood, CA. Dave is a diehard Liverpool Football Club supporter with the tattoo to prove it. His NFL team is the Chicago Bears, but the rest of his allegiances lie with Boston sports teams. Dave is passionate about his opinions when making them, even if he does change his mind more often than he changes his pants.

Rayshawn Buchanan


Rayshawn is an alum of Dean College. He got his start by doing a show called The Morning Mayhem with Michael Marcangelo. In 2011, Rayshawn was given an opportunity to be apart of the Sunday Night Sports Wrap. He loves all things Boston. He has hopes of being an NBA insider one day. #ballgame

Craig D'Alessandro

Executive Producer

Craig is a 2009 graduate of Dean College, with a degree in communications. and has spent that time since in the professional radio industry, doing voice-overs, hosting shows, and producing thousands of hours of AM/FM content.