Revisiting Preseason Over/Unders, Ominous 'Bad Take' Hubris, Open Floor Book Club
On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver begin with an elaborate mid-April hypothetical involving LeBron James, Tim Duncan, career swapping, King Arthur's sword, and religious icons. Then (13:00): Revisiting the preseason over/unders, including some Celtics thoughts, the Bucks, the Wizards and Pelicans, and the Pacers. From there (23:00): The Magic and what to make of this playoff run, the pecking order in the Eastern Conference and dangerous "bad take" hubris, and Pascal Siakam vs. Draymond Green. At the end (51:00): Golliver talks dunk history and author Amos Barshad joins Sharp to talk about the release of his new book, No One Man Should Have All That Power: How Rasputins Manipulate the World. You can check out Amos' book here: https://www.amazon.com/One-Should-Have-That-Power-ebook/dp/B07N2VF4HKA special thanks to our sponsors at UNTUCKit. Don't forget to go to untuckit.com and use promo code OPEN
History's Least Enjoyable All-Time Greats, Robot Referees, The State of 12-Time Tatum
Impromptu Dirk Farewell, Big Picture Playoff Questions, Kings and Lakers Chaos
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.