Two Versions of Kevin Durant, Derrick White Breaks Out, Ben Simmons Destroys Brooklyn
On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver begin by processing the week of Kevin Durant scrutiny, from Monday's Game 2 collapse to Thursday's response in Game 3, which was the single most impressive performance of the playoffs so far. From there (37:00): Shoutout to Jackb Poeltl and the Open Floor Globe in Austria, Spurs hypotheticals, and a nod to Derrick White after a few dominant performances to open the playoffs for San Antonio. Then (49:00): Additional thoughts on Jamal Murray and the state of the Nuggets after Game 2's wild ending. At the end (60:00): Ben Simmons listened to the podcast on Tuesday and responded with the best game of his career, the Sixers are stabilizing, and the Nets are struggling.A special thanks to our sponsors at Quip. Don't forget to go to getquip.com/floor
Shock and Awe and the Sixers, First Round First Impressions, Blazers/Thunder War
The End of Westbrook's Prime, Celtics Sweeping Toward Milwaukee, Donovan Mitchell and D'Angelo Russell
About The Show
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.