Episodes
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Kevin Pelton to discuss the social media fascination with Jaren Jackson Jr’s blocks per game at home, a tough call for the Lakers with an interesting response, if the 76ers are legit contenders, what direction the Blazers are headed and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 01/30/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Tim MacMahon and Tim Bontemps to react to the 76ers big ‘rivalry’ win, Kyrie’s future with the Nets, Rui getting traded to the Lakers, a big win for the Warriors, what the Grizzlies need moving forward and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 01/27/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by Andscape’s Marc J. Spears to discuss Spears’ prediction about the Kings making the playoffs with the team now sitting in 3rd place in the West before talking the Lakers trade for Rui Hachimura. Then, ESPN’s Andrew Lopez joins to talk injury updates on some key Pelicans stars and the idea of NBA coaches doing their own dunk contest. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 01/25/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Bobby Marks to discuss the status of the next CBA discussions for the league, what the path forward looks like for the Hawks, potential trade deadline options and a look back at a recent history of deadline deals. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 01/23/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Tim MacMahon and Tim Bontemps to discuss the teams facing the most pressure as we head towards the trade deadline including why the Mavs need to get Luka help, who can right the ship for the Clippers, if it is worth it for the Lakers to deal picks, what direction the Raptors should go in and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 01/20/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by Andscape’s Marc J. Spears to discuss his experience joining the Warriors for the team trip to the White House including some unique behind the scenes information before diving into if Golden State is beginning to turn things around. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 01/18/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Kirk Goldsberry to talk witnessing record breaking attendance at the Alamodome for Warriors-Spurs, the evolution of hero ball, the growth of talent in the world, the challenges facing big moves at the trade deadline and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 01/16/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Tim MacMahon and Tim Bontemps to discuss the most intriguing storylines from the first half of the season including the uncertainty in the Western Conference, the massive uptick in scoring across the league, Jokic’s case for a MVP 3-peat and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 01/13/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by Andscape’s Marc J. Spears to discuss Steph Curry’s return for the Warriors, what it means for Golden State going forward and if the team needs to make any moves in the near future. Plus, they discuss a strong start to Paolo Banchero's career. Then, ESPN’s Nick Friedell joins to talk how the Nets will manage KD’s absence, what players we need to step up and if it could be a good thing for the team in the long run. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...
Published 01/11/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN’s Dave McMenamin to talk his sit down with LeBron, the Lakers’ five game win streak, if our expectations for LA should change, why there is belief within the locker room and what moves the team could make. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 01/09/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Tim MacMahon and Tim Bontemps to react to the NBA All-Star fan vote standings, who they think deserves to be an All-Star and what the lineups might look like. Plus, who may be the odd man out in the starting lineup in the Eastern Conference? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 01/06/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Andrew Lopez and Andscape’s Marc J. Spears to discuss the insane performances we’ve seen in the NBA lately including Donovan Mitchell’s 71-point outing, LeBron’s efficiency, the Warriors’ impressive homestand and the significance of Zion’s injury for the Pelicans. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 01/04/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Bobby Marks to discuss Minnesota’s struggles, what they can do to correct them and the moves on the table for them. Plus, what players are eligible to be resigned and will their team do so, including if the Mavs will resign Wood for Luka. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 01/02/23
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Tim MacMahon and Tim Bontemps to discuss Luka’s historic performance against the Knicks, changing fortunes for New York, Brooklyn continuing to stay hot, how the Suns can make some trades to booster their bench and what to make of the Nuggets. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 12/29/22
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Tim MacMahon and Tim Bontemps to discuss what players have a chance to become their franchise’s all-time leading scorer for their current teams. Which records are out of reach and which ones will go down soon? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 12/27/22
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Tim MacMahon and Tim Bontemps to preview the NBA Christmas Day slate including the matchups to watch and what teams are trending up and down. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 12/23/22
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Kirk Goldsberry and Andscape’s Marc J. Spears to discuss stories from Chris Paul’s graduation ceremony, the impressive turnaround for the Nets, what they need to become legitimate contenders, Donovan Mitchell’s interview about his time in Utah, the success of the Cavs and Mobley’s development. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 12/21/22
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Kevin Pelton to react to the Anthony Davis injury news, what direction the struggling Bulls should go in, a surprising win streak from the Magic and what Memphis needs for postseason success. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 12/19/22
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Tim MacMahon and Tim Bontemps to react to Bontemps’ first MVP Straw Poll of the 2022-23 season including why some stars are lower than expected and why some may not be as far ahead as expected. Plus, the guys react to Steph Curry’s injury timeline, including what this means for the Warriors planning for this season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 12/16/22
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Ohm Youngmisuk and Andscape’s Marc J. Spears to discuss how formidable the Clippers look when Kawhi and Paul George are healthy, John Wall’s return to D.C., where the Knicks stand and discuss if there is more pressure to win in New York than anywhere else. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 12/14/22
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Nick Friedell to remember NBA Legend Paul Silas including stories regarding his career in coaching. Then, the guys break down the recent success in Brooklyn and what this team needs to be successful on the court before discussing the myriad of ways this season could go come the trade deadline. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 12/12/22
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Tim MacMahon and Tim Bontemps to talk why the Mavs need to get Luka a co-star, what it means for their future if they don’t, what has changed with the Suns since last season, the potential danger of the Pelicans roster and how the Heat can move forward with all of their injuries. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 12/09/22
Brian Windhorst is joined by Andscape's Marc J. Spears and ESPN’s Kevin Pelton to talk Joe Mazzulla’s coaching style, the Celtics’ insane offensive efficiency, new NBA Awards that may indicate changes to come, Alperen Şengün’s unique skillset for the Rockets and the challenges in comparing eras in the NBA. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 12/07/22
Brian Windhorst is joined by ESPN's Bobby Marks to discuss if AD and the Lakers can keep up their elite play, what moves they may make, how concerned Hawks ownership should be about Trae Young and what moves are available to the Warriors. Plus, discussion on the current state of the next CBA. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Published 12/05/22