Farewell Tom Thibodeau, James Harden vs. Kevin Durant, Young Lakers Angst
On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver begin with discussion of Ron Baker and a late night hotel adventures before moving to the end of Tom Thibodeau's time in Minnesota (8:00). Then they talk through James Harden vs. Kevin Durant for the title of best scorer alive (26:00), along with some bickering about Harden appreciation, and gauging his place in the MVP race as of this week. From there (42:00): The Lakers, the up-and-down seasons of Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram, and whether waiting on Anthony Davis is the best path forward. At the end (1:05): Trying to imagine DeMarcus Cousins on the Warriors, soliciting cases for Zion Williamson destinations, and Golliver gets owned.
The Spurs Strike Back, LeBron's GOAT Comments, Sixers Weirdness Continues
Regularly Scheduled Bucks Worship, Early Playoff Races, Zion Dream Team
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.