Team USA's FIBA Adventures, The Future of Young American Stars, Bradley Beal to the Nets

Team USA's FIBA Adventures, The Future of Young American Stars, Bradley Beal to the Nets

Open Floor: SI's NBA Show - September 6, 2019 - 1:00:47

On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver reunite to get ready for a new year of basketball. They kick things off with an Instagram lecture, defending Taylor Swift, and a quick shoutout to Slovenia. Then (12:00): Surveying the field at the FIBA World Cup and talking through the current version of Team USA. Topics include: Kemba Walker's strengths and weaknesses, Jayson Tatum and Donovan Mitchell as preordained stars, the future on the wing, and Americans in the under-25 rankings. From there (40:00): Discussing the various controversies surrounding Devin Booker this summer, whether the Nets should trade for Bradley Beal, and an official stance on KD return speculation.

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From the NBA draft to the playoffs and back again, Ben Golliver and Michael Pina take you on a ride up and down the NBA standings, laying out the latest news and rumors along the way, and leaving no basketball conspiracy theory stone left unturned. Strap on your tinfoil hat and welcome to the Open Floor Globe.

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