All the Angles on Zion Williamson, Live Reaction to Ernie Grunfeld News, Golden State vs. the Refs
On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver begin by disregarding the depressing state of the NBA and talking all things Zion Williamson. What did we learn from his weekend in DC? What weaknesses will he bring to the NBA? What's his best comp among NBA stars? How much can we blame Duke's failures on Coach K? Should Zion sign with Nike or Adidas? And who will have a better career: Zion Williamson or Ben Simmons? Then (37:00): Breaking news hits the podcast and Sharp processes the Ernie Grunfeld firing, including why this move is good news, why it's hard to be *that* happy, Grunfeld as a surgeoun, Sam Hinkie possibilities, and crazy memories from the Unseld era. At the end (55:00): LeBron's All-NBA possibilities, the podcast gets ratioed, the Warriors hate the refs, and the worst win connoisseur of all.
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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.