Episode 61: Cade Cunningham (featuring Tyrese Haliburton)
On this week's episode of the OM3, JJ and Tommy welcome in probable first overall pick in the NBA draft Cade Cunningham. In this wide ranging interview, Cade displays a personality that is just as big as his game, as he talks about his future NBA goals, the life changing financial situation he is facing, his complete confidence in his game, the weaknesses and strengths, and so much more. Plus, he even manages to become the first guest to get Tommy's back in his never ending battle of wits with JJ. So suffice it to say, after hearing this discussion, you'll understand why Cade is so great on and off the court. Then to cap things off, OM3 correspondent and potential NBA ROY Tyrese Haliburton joins the show for a quick update on his status before moving into the TOP 5/DRAFT, which focuses on the top 5 press conference meltdowns. You don't want to miss it.RUNDOWNCade CunninghamDiscusses his situation heading into draftDoes he think about the fit of where he is going to end upIs he changing anything about his approach as he watches the NBA playoffsHas he thought of the money that a number one pick pulls inWhy did he make the decision that he wanted to spend a year in collegeWhat drove him to attend Montverde Academy and what was it likeOn his process of blocking out the noise around himDoes he ever think back about not getting to play in the McDonald’s AA GameOn modeling his game after LukaWho does he like to watch in the NBA right nowHas he always been the finisher on the court or is it new to himWhat is the biggest weakness to his game right nowDoes he ultimately want to be remembered as a winnerOn making the choice to play hoops over footballOn his vegan statusTyrese HaliburtonDiscuss what’s been going on and how his recent vacation wentInjury update and rehab processLessons learned from his rookie yearWho is the dumbest player he’s played against this yearIs it surprising how fast some of the new guards/forwards are taking overOn how close Memphis is to contendingDiscuss the ROY voting and the deepness of the classTyrese gives his BOLD takeTOP 5/DRAFT - Best sports press conference meltdowns
Episode 60: Boban Marjanović
Episode 62: Collin Morikawa
About The Show
Dallas Mavericks Guard JJ Redick and his co-host Tommy Alter discuss the NBA, current events and interview some of the biggest names in the NBA, entertainment and political worlds. Launching from inside the NBA bubble, the show offers unprecedented access to the league while telling the stories of an eclectic rotating group of guests.