Impromptu Dirk Farewell, Big Picture Playoff Questions, Kings and Lakers Chaos
On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver begin with some thoughts on Dirk Nowitzki and everything that made his career so enjoyable. Then (17:00): Finals predictions and various narrative arcs at war in Sharp’s head, the final day of the regular season, the playoff outlook for Nikola Jokic and the Nuggets, and how we might remember this Warriors era. From there (42:00): Making sense of the Kings coaching change and then shifting to the Magic Johnson resignation, what’s wrong in LA, and where they may go from here. At the end (1:08): Leftover thoughts on the MVP race and a nation of grumpy Rockets fans, Anthony Davis and his t-shirt, a Wizards hypothetical, and Golliver poisoning the youth of America.
Revisiting Preseason Over/Unders, Ominous 'Bad Take' Hubris, Open Floor Book Club
Shock and Awe and the Sixers, First Round First Impressions, Blazers/Thunder War
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.