Bet Your House Playoff Picks, Kawhi Leadership Kerfuffle, James Harden Celebrates
On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver begin by discussing Ben's new role at the Washington Post, the future of the Open Floor podcast, and Michigan's disastrous showing against Ohio State. From there (13:00): Nominations for Western Conference teams you can bet your house on to make the playoffs, marveling at the state of the Clippers, wondering about the ceiling for Grizzlies, and an update on "Jaren" and where things stand with this year's rookies. Then (31:00): Gregg Popovich, Kawhi Leonard, Tim Duncan, and arguments about leadership. Then (45:00): James Harden is still trying to make Fake Nosebleeds happen, Markelle Fultz has limited trade value, and the Orlando Magic have come alive. At the end (60:00): One listener demands that Sharp officially denounce Brandon Ingram, another listener demands that Lonzo Ball be declared a bust, Irish athletes are using Legos to relax before big games, and Ben gets lost at Yosemite.
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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.