Lakers Chasing Kawhi, Free Agency Chatter at the 11th Hour, CJ McCollum Calls In
On today's show Andrew Sharp and Ben Golliver celebrate the eve of NBA free agency and connect with Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum. First: Golliver interrogates Sharp about his conspiracy consumption habits headed into the weekend. Then (7:00): they talk through the week of Kawhi rumors, reading tea leaves, why the Celtics might be reluctant to get involved, and why the Sixers should think harder about getting aggressive. From there (20:00): Are we sure LeBron James needs another star in place before he commits to LA? What will the Cavs look like next year? And what about KD's free agency? Then (37:00): Boogie's free agency in New Orleans, the dawn of the Austin Rivers era in DC, and a new member of #TeamElizabeth. At the end (50:00): Ben talks to CJ McCollum about LeBron James Jr., Khris Middleton, the top 5 players in 2019, and much more.
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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.