Draft Winners and Losers, Complicated Pelicans Emotions, Celtics and Lakers Updates
On today’s show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver are live from New York City where they recap the 2019 NBA Draft. First: The Wizards and the dawn of the Rui Hachimura era, RJ Barrett landing in New York City, and the Suns once again wandering in the middle of nowhere. Then (22:00): The impact of Twitter and NBA moratoriums on draft night, examining the Pelicans and their post-Zion strategy, and talking through the new era with Ja Morant and Jaren Jackson Jr. in Memphis. At the end (55:00): What the Darius Garland pick means for the Cavs and Collin Sexton, the Hawks get the best both worlds on the wing, the Celtics had a complicated week but a good draft, and the Lakers are still looking for max cap space.
The AD Trade 72 Hours Later, Parsing the Pelicans Options, How Chris Paul will be Remembered
Kemba in Boston and Other Free Agency Rumors, Bradley Beal's Future in DC, Projecting the West
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.