The Hottest Coaching Hot Seats, Pelicans Questions, Antetokounmpo Prophecy
On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver look ahead to next year's NBA and sorting through the hot seats that various coaches will inherit this season. Categories include ice cold seats, recent signings, potentially malfunctioning seat warmers, lukewarm seats, and hot hot hot seats. Discussions include Steve Kerr in Golden State, Brad Stevens in Boston, Scott Brooks and Billy Donovan in D.C. and OKC, Mike Malone in Denver, Luke Walton in L.A., Terry Stotts in Portland, and Fred Hoiberg in Chicago. Then (45:00): they talk through the uncertainty surrounding next year's Pelicans, and whether Anthony Davis has a claim as the best player alive. From there (57:00): the buzz around the Bucks, the Antetokounmpo prophecy, and where they will sit in the East hierarchy. At the end (70:00): Big men intangibles, Jamal Murray celebrations, podcast promotion-, book recommendations, and zipline tales.
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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.