Episodes
On episode 50 of KG CERTIFIED, Kevin Garnett is joined by young SUPERSTAR Tyrese Haliburton to discuss his meteoric rise. Hali explains his growth from last season to this season, the key to the Pacers' electric offense, and what its like playing in a small market. Plus, KG tells Haliburton he should be in the MVP conversation.
Published 12/13/23
A must-see episode of TICKET & THE TRUTH is here! The guys are on one as they debate who the best young guard in is. Plus, they talk about the young Magic's rise, the Celtics being the favorite to win the In-Season Tournament, and if Devin Booker could win MVP.
Published 12/01/23
A must-see pre-Thanksgiving episode of TICKET & THE TRUTH is here! The guys debate the ceiling of a young and dangerous Thunder team, talk about the potential end of the Warriors' dynasty, and KG goes OFF on Jordan Poole. Plus, they answer fan questions and KG hilariously shares the first time he had a Cinnabon.
Published 11/22/23
P is BACK and the dynamic duo is here to break down all the news on the latest episode of TICKET & THE TRUTH. KG and Paul discuss the Clippers & Bucks and the importance of chemistry, the growth of Anthony Edwards, and some surprise teams in the Eas. Plus, they debate whether Tatum is the best American-born player right now, talks about the Lakers, and answer your fan questions.
Published 11/17/23
On the episode of TICKET & THE TRUTH. KG is joined by Tony Squares to discuss all the latest NBA betting trends and odds. Plus, they discuss Jordan Poole's struggles, the Bucks needing time to gel, who the early season MVP is, and if Wemby needs a traditional point guard.
Published 11/10/23
The first week of the NBA season is over and the guys are here to break down all the news on the latest episode of TICKET & THE TRUTH. KG and Paul breakdown the Harden trade to the Clippers and what it means for both teams. Plus, they talk about the hot starts of Luka Doncic and the Mavs, the Celtics, and the Warriors. They also answer your fan questions!
Published 11/03/23
On episode 49 of KG CERTIFIED, Kevin Garnett sits down with footwear industry and lifestyle writer, Nick DePaula, to talk all things about the basketball shoe industry. Plus, they look back on some of the best shoes in the game, share legendary stories, and talk about the impact of Michael Jordan.
Published 10/30/23
The NBA officially is back. On this episode of TICKET & THE TRUTH, the dynamic duo recaps the first week of the season and discusses the biggest storylines. What to make of Anthony Davis' start? Do the Suns need a traditional point guard? The continuing Harden saga and some under-the-radar teams in the NBA. Plus they make their weekend picks for the biggest games!
Published 10/28/23
Less than one week until the NBA officially RETURNS, which means KG and P are back on their grind. On this episode of TICKET & THE TRUTH, the dynamic duo recaps the preseason, discusses Victor Wembanyama's ceiling in his rookie season, talks about the Harden/Sixers saga and explain why the Celtics are a force. Plus, they talk Dame's trade to the Bucks to pair up with Giannis, the young rising teams in the league (Thunder), and more.
Published 10/20/23
KG CERTIFIED is back and bigger than ever. On episode 48, Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce visit Colorado and sit down with Deion and Shilo Sanders to discuss their transformation of the program, the difference between coaching at a P5 school and an HBCU, and the changing college football landscape.
Published 10/16/23
Mega trades continue to go down and training camps are beginning league-wide, which means the NBA season is around the corner. That also means the return of our CERTIFIED SMOKE season preview, as ALL THE SMOKE and KG CERTIFIED collide to provide an unparalleled breakdown of the new league year with Matt Barnes, Stephen Jackson, Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Tony Allen. 
Published 10/02/23
Basketball Hall of Famer and a man who changed the NBA forever, Spencer Haywood, joins Kevin Garnett on the latest episode of KG CERTIFIED. Haywood opens up about suing the NBA and beating them in the Supreme Court. Plus, they discuss how it changed the league. The big man also talks about being the first Nike basketball player, his NBA career, and the current day game.
Published 09/25/23
The NFL is finally BACK so the boys are showcasing their football knowledge in this weeks episode of KG CERTIFIED. Kevin Garnett is joined by Paul Pierce and Tony Cavallo to preview everything coming up in the 2023/24 NFL season, including award picks, team previews, and more. Plus, they talk about the issues running backs face in today's game.
Published 09/08/23
New York native rapper Thirstin Howl The 3rd joins KG on episode 46 of KG CERTIFIED. Howl opens up abut his rap career, his early upbringing in Brownsville, NY, and the history of Hip-Hop fashion & Emcees. Plus, he talks Graffiti art vs. other art and more. 
Published 08/28/23
NBA off-season is in FULL swing and the guys check in on all the biggest news and action from a busy couple of months in the latest episode of TICKET & THE TRUTH. KG and Paul discuss Jaylen Brown's mega-extension and how contracts have changed. Plus, they talk about the new-look Suns, team USA and the upcoming FIBA world championship, and much more.
Published 08/18/23
This week, KG sits down with Rashad Bilal and Troy Millings of Earn Your Leisure to discuss the education revolution, growing yourself and your businesses, passing down knowledge between generations, and the business side of the NBA and music industry.  Check out Earn Your Leisure.  Watch full episode on YouTube. #ShoBB #showtimebasketball #EarnYourLeisure #KevinGarnett #KG #NBA #money #contracts #education
Published 06/20/23
The NBA season has finally come to an end. KG and Paul Pierce recap an epic final that saw the Denver Nuggets winning their first title in franchise history. Plus, they preview the upcoming offseason and discuss the best landing spots for some of the biggest names. 
Published 06/16/23
KG CERTIFIED continues with the big hitters. On this week's episode, Kevin sits down with NBA Hall Of Famer and 13-year vet, Tracy McGrady, to discuss his legendary basketball career. T-Mac opens up about his Rockets run, shares some crazy Kobe stories, talks about the current-day players and much more. 
Published 06/05/23
The last few games of the NBA season are final here as the NBA Finals between the Denver Nuggets and the Miami Heat begin tonight. On TICKET & THE TRUTH, KG and Paul break down everything you need to know ahead of this epic matchup. Plus, the two Boston legends debate what the Celtics need to do this offseason after another painful exit.
Published 06/01/23
Another episode of KG CERTIFIED is here and Kevin Garnett sits down with fellow big-man and 13-year NBA vet, Joakim Noah. The former Bull opens up about his NBA run, shares personal Derrick Rose Stories, squashes his beef with KG, and discusses winning back-to-back NCAA titles with Florida. Plus, they discuss the state of the game, Victory Wembanyama, and more.
Published 05/22/23
On the latest episode of Ticket & The Truth, Tony Allen fills in for Paul Pierce and joins Kevin Garnett to breakdown a monster week of NBA news. The duo debates whether Doc Rivers should have been fired after another game 7 loss and if James Harden should leave Philly to go back to Houston. Plus, they preview this weekends Conference Finals games.
Published 05/19/23
On the latest episode of Ticket & The Truth, Matt Barnes fills in for Paul Pierce and joins Kevin Garnett to look at the Conference Finals starting next week. They cover the dominance of the big men in the playoffs, Mat Ishbia, Dillon Brooks, and more.
Published 05/13/23
Another episode of KG CERTIFIED is here and Kevin Garnett sits down with American rapper, record producer, media personality, philanthropist, and entrepreneur WARREN G. The multi-faceted artist opens up on his extraordinary friendship with the late iconic superstar Nate Dogg, the beef between West coast and East Coast rappers, his music career and much more. 
Published 05/08/23
The dynamic duo is back on this weeks episode of TICKET & THE TRUTH. KG & Paul discuss the incredible performance of Playoff Jimmy Butler, the Bucks downfall, preview the must-see round 2 matchup between the Suns & Nuggets, and a whole lot more.
Published 04/28/23
Another episode of KG CERTIFIED is here and Kevin Garnett sits down with a talented young player in the NBA, Bones Hyland. Bones opens up about his time in Denver, being traded to the Clippers, the teams playoff run and much more. Plus, he talks about trash-talk and playing with Kawhi, Paul George, and Russ. 
Published 04/24/23