Acknowledging the Rockets, Donovan Mitchell Questions, Luka Doncic Destinations

Acknowledging the Rockets, Donovan Mitchell Questions, Luka Doncic Destinations

Open Floor: SI's NBA Show - December 8, 2017 - 1:12:31

On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver return to answer more questions from listeners, but first (2:00), Golliver explains that Sharp's basketball world is crumbling. To underscore the point, Golliver lays out an extensive of breakdown of recent excellence from the Houston Rockets and James Harden, and then they discuss whether Houston's better than the Curry-less Warriors. From there (18:00) they discuss Donovan Mitchell, whether he's the greatest draft nerd win in history, and whether the Sixers would trade Markelle Fultz for him. Then (34:00): A brief check-in with the Wizards and an update on the bottom half of the West. At the end (44:00): Jason Kidd's battening down the hatches in Milwaukee, preferred destinations for Luka Doncic, NBA writer/player comps, more Open Floor vs. Wildlife, and Ben explains his Apple allegiances.

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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.

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