Goodbye Manu, Ranking Teams Without a Title, Midseason Tournament Ideas
On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver begin the show with Ben airing a series of offseason grievances, and from there, they get into Manu Ginobili's retirement (8:00), what they'll remember most about his game, whether he deserves to be in the Hall of Fame, the 2014 title against the Heat, and how the Spurs have changed over the past 20 years. Then they discuss NBA teams that have never won a title (26:00) and rank the chances of each team at eventually escaping the list. From there (43:00): whether Anthony Davis should abandon the Brow nickname and be rechristened as "the Sasqwitch", whether the NBA should look into midseason tournaments like European soccer (46:00), and the problems with blowing up the Wizards (55:00). At the end (65:00): Re-framing the Brad Stevens ownership question, Stevens vs. Kerr, sad Giannis blasphemy, and when to wear a Larry Bird jersey.
The Hottest Coaching Hot Seats, Pelicans Questions, Antetokounmpo Prophecy
Handicapping the MVP Race, Breakout Season Candidates, Bi-Monthly Suns Update
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.