Midsummer Saguaro Vision Quests, Best Case/Worst Case Out West, Kemba vs. Kyrie
On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver begin by talking through a road trip through the American Southwest and the 2021 rankings. From there (10:00): Running through some best and worst case scenarios for various contenders in the West, including a few more thoughts on the upside and downside in L.A., Portland, and Houston. Then (35:00): The Lakers and various alternate timelines over the past few years, the arrival of Kemba Walker in Boston, and how his career compares to Kyrie Irving. At the end: Jerian Grant in Denver, the Nuggets vs. the West, and Open Floor in the neuroscience laboratory.Sports Illustrated is conducting an audience survey to better serve all of our listeners. It will only take a few minutes of your time and it really helps us improve our shows. Please take our survey here: si.com/openfloorsurvey
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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.