The Rockets Want a Fair Chance, The Celtics Stun the Bucks, Kawhi is in Kill Mode
On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver check in after the first weekend of the second round. First (5:00): What do we make of Rockets-Warriors and the officiating controversy swirling around the NBA? Topics include: Whether Harden and the Rockets were playing with a purpose Sunday, why this is bad for the NBA, Harden's continued struggles in the playoffs, Kevin Durant's brilliance, and why the next few weeks of the Warriors could be fascinating. Then (38:00): Picking up the pieces after the Celtics shocked the Bucks in Game 1, including thoughts on Giannis struggles, Bud adjustments, Horford going superhuman, Brogdon's absence, and the next steps for both teams. At the end (55:00): Toronto is still cold in late-April and Canadians are liars, the Sixers look lost, and Kawhi Leonard looks unbelievable.A special thanks to our sponsors at Pro Flowers and Mattress Firm. Don't forget to go to mattressfirm.com/sale and proflowers.com and use code OPENFLOOR
Warriors and Rockets (and Clippers), Reliving Lillard Euphoria, Dame Moments Through History
The Sixers Made Us Look Stupid Again, Big Kawhi Questions, Draymond or Horford
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.