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By ESPN, Rachel Nichols

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Subscribers: 1416
Reviews: 5

DS
 Dec 17, 2020
Terrible podcast production. Some episodes have mono sound (left channel only) while the commercials are in stereo. E.g. Dec.15th episodes.


 Oct 30, 2019

alan
 Jun 27, 2019
good for an ESPN pod


 Feb 14, 2019

bon from marketing
 Feb 8, 2019
love Rachel, Amin, SVG, and Windhorst, but Paul Pierce is awful.

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Rachel Nichols and a rotating cast of ESPN NBA Insiders and analysts keep tabs on everything around the league.

Episode Date
Nets Introduce James Harden
2300
Rachel Nichols, Coach Fizdale and Paul Pierce react to James Harden's first Nets press conference. AND who is the MVP front-runner: Luka or Giannis?
Jan 15, 2021
The Nets New Big 3
2523
Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson and Robert Horry discuss the Nets new "Big 3" of Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and James Harden. Which team is now better on paper Lakers or Nets? ALSO Tim MacMahon joins to talk about Harden's legacy after leaving Houston.
Jan 14, 2021
Rockets keep James Harden away until he's traded
2258
Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins, Malika Andrews and Zach Lowe discuss where the Rockets go from here with their disgruntled star James Harden, as well as what Kyrie Irving's current standing with the Nets is.
Jan 13, 2021
NBA reviewing Kyrie Irving's maskless videos
2314
Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Richard Jefferson discuss how NBA players are learning to adapt to COVID-19 with tighter protocols and how the NBA is reviewing videos circulating on social media of a maskless Kyrie Irving at what appears to be a family birthday party.
Jan 12, 2021
The NBA Faces Tough COVID-19 Decisions
2268
Rachel Nichols, David Fizdale and Brian Windhorst discuss how the NBA continues to face tough COVID-19 decisions and how to move forward. Also , LaMelo Ball becoming the youngest to a triple-double and Draymond Green's opinion on "internet sensations".
Jan 11, 2021
NBA Dealing with COVID
2300
Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce, Robert Horry and Zach Lowe discuss the latest COVID issues to hit the 76ers and Celtics. Kyrie Irving is not traveling with the Nets for personal reasons, and Luka Doncic is living up to his MVP-hype. Plus, we play "What Were You Thinking" with Robert Horry.
Jan 08, 2021
NBA Reacts to Events in DC
2478
Rachel Nichols, Vince Carter and Kendrick Perkins react to the pro-Trump breach of the US Capitol. Also: Bradley Beal drops 60, Kawhi finally played a back-to-back AND how long can the 76ers keep up their win going?
Jan 07, 2021
The Knicks may be on to something
2400
Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Jackie MacMullan discuss whether team's like the Knicks, Cavs, Magic and Hawks are just good stories or good teams.
Jan 06, 2021
A Wild Night of Basketball in New Orleans
2353
Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson and Paul Pierce discuss the Pacers impressive start to the season, DeMarcus Cousins reputation and Kevin Durant facing a 7-day quarantine,
Jan 06, 2021
Stephen Curry drops career-high 62 points
2406
Rachel Nichols, David Fizdale and Ramona Shelburne discuss Stephen Curry's incredible performance, Paul George and Devin Booker's beef and pay tribute to Hall-of-famer Paul Westphal.
Jan 04, 2021
2020 NBA Moments
2353
Jorge Sedano, Kendrick Perkins and Nick Friedell on the show. Is Becky Hammon on track to be Pop's successor? Were you more impressed by the Hawks or Nets last night. AND we pick our most memorable NBA moments of 2020.
Dec 31, 2020
How Long Can LeBron Stay At An Elite Level?
2075
Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Brian Windhorst discuss whether they buy the 76ers' roster tweaks, what's wrong with the Wizards after an 0-4 start, and how much longer can LeBron James play at an elite level.
Dec 30, 2020
Are the Blazers Contenders?
2495
Rachel Nichols, Vince Carter and Zach Lowe debate if the Blazers can truly contend in the West. We also break down James Harden's 2nd game, the Hawks hot start AND how the Nets should use KD and Kyrie on offense.
Dec 30, 2020
Clippers 51-point loss
2380
Jorge Sedano, Coach Fizdale and Ramona Shelburne recap the weekend with a round of Something, Nothing or Everything - Clippers blown out & James Harden ballin. Plus they discuss some surprise 3-0 teams.
Dec 28, 2020
Adam Silver joins live
2406
NBA commissioner Adam Silver joins the show live to talk about the start of the NBA season. Then Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson and Robert Horry discuss James Harden's latest fine. We play a round of Something, Nothing or Everything. PLUS an interview with Luka Doncic AND our panel picks winners for all the Xmas day NBA games.
Dec 24, 2020
Harden in Hot Water Again
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Rachel Nichols, Vince Carter, Kendrick Perkins and Adrian Wojnarowski discuss the latest trouble between James Harden and the Rockets. Rachel interviews Jayson Tatum about his new contact extension. Our panel makes their predictions for MVP, DPOY and ROY. Plus an interview with Tim Hardaway Sr.
Dec 23, 2020
Opening Night & HOF Nominees
2475
Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson and Paul Pierce discuss the matchups for opening night. 2021 Hall of Fame nominees have been released - congrats, Paul Pierce! We debate who should get in. ALSO, what city most deserves a team if the NBA expands? AND a preview of the 2021 Lakers - are they a lock to repeat?
Dec 22, 2020
Bucks Lose a Pick
2453
Jorge Sedano, Coach Fizdale and Amin Elhassan discuss the Bucks being punished for tampering and Rudy Gobert's huge new contract. We also decide to buy or sell on preseason stats and give an in-depth season preview of the 76ers.
Dec 21, 2020
Harden Trade Watch
2506
Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Richard Jefferson discuss the latest James Harden trade news and the NBA investigating the Clippers recruitment of Kawhi Leonard. Malika Andrews joins for a Nets season preview AND an interview with the Matrix, Shawn Marion.
Dec 18, 2020
Will Giannis Win a Title in Milwaukee?
2783
Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Nick Friedell on the show - now that Giannis has signed the supermax, will he win a title with the Bucks. Rachel sits down for an interview with Clippers owner Steve Ballmer AND we debate where the Warriors will finish in the West.
Dec 17, 2020
Harden Keeps Pressure on Rockets
2751
Rachel Nichols, Zach Lowe, Kendrick Perkins and Chiney Ogwumike discuss James Harden's preseason debut AND if Kevin Durant will return to MVP form.
Dec 16, 2020
Giannis Signs the Supermax
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Rachel Nichols, Amin Elhassan, Paul Pierce and Malika Andrews discuss why Giannis decided to sign his supermax extension with the Bucks. AND Rick Flair joins to the show to talk about his collab with Damian Lillard.
Dec 15, 2020
Kyrie Speaks & KD's Debut
2754
Rachel Nichols, Coach Fizdale and Dave McMenamin discuss Kyrie Irving breaking his media silence AND Kevin Durant's preseason debut with the Nets. Ohm Youngmisuk also joins to preview the upcoming Clippers season.
Dec 14, 2020
Kyrie's Media Blackout
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Brian Windhorst discuss the impact COVID vaccines will have on the NBA season. Is Kyrie's media boycott - something, nothing or everything? John Wall gears up for the Rockets first preseason game, AND can the Blazers truly contend in the West?
Dec 11, 2020
PG13 Gets Paid & Jimmy Butler Interview
2508
Rachel Nichols, Adrian Wojnarowski, Coach Fizdale and Jackie MacMullan discuss the Clippers giving Paul George a max extension. Jimmy Butler calls into the show from Heat camp. Will Giannis' looming contract extension with the Bucks be a distraction this year? AND we preview the Celtics upcoming season.
Dec 10, 2020
Best Fit for Harden?
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Rachel Nichols, Amin Elhassan and Chiney Ogwumike debate what potential trade destination would be best for James Harden. A interview with Hawks guard Trae Young AND we discuss if the Suns can carry over their bubble success with a season preview.
Dec 09, 2020
Toughest NBA Finals Ever?
2716
Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Richard Jefferson debate LeBron's claim that 2016 & 2020 were the toughest NBA Finals ever. Tim MacMahon joins to discuss the latest on James Harden asking for a trade out of Houston, AND Zach Lowe comes on for a Bucks 2020-21 season preview.
Dec 08, 2020
Harden-Rockets Drama Drags On
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Rachel Nichols, Coach Fizdale and Ramona Shelburne discuss James Harden not reporting to Rockets camp. PLUS we discuss the NBA’s new COVID rules AND how LeBron was caught by surprise when the NBA decided to start in December.
Dec 08, 2020
NBA Schedule Release Show
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce, Matt Barnes and Brian Windhorst discuss the NBA schedule release AND preview the best matchups for the first half of the 2020-21 season.
Dec 04, 2020
Trade Alert: Westbrook for Wall
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Rachel Nichols, Adrian Wojnarowski, Richard Jefferson and Kendrick Perkins break down the Westbrook-for-Harden trade AND the Lakers new contracts with LeBron James and Anthony Davis. Plus, we play a round of BS or Real Talk about Paul George.
Dec 03, 2020
Free Agency Winners & Losers
2778
Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins, Zach Lowe and Jackie MacMullan sort through all the winners and losers from free agency this weekend. PLUS we discuss the max extensions from the 2017 draft class: Jayson Tatum, De'Aaron Fox, Donovan Mitchell BUT no Bam Adebayo yet.
Nov 23, 2020
FREE AGENCY SPECIAL
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It's all hands on deck for the first day of Free Agency. Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce, Vince Carter, Adrian Wojnarowski, Amin Elhassan, Brian Windhorst, Zach Lowe, Ramona Shelburne and Bobby Marks rotate in and react live as NBA news breaks on the first day of free agency 2020.
Nov 21, 2020
Draft Winners and Klay Thompson News
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Rachel Nichols, David Fizdale and Kendrick Perkins discuss the Warriors losing Klay Thompson for the season and if the 76ers are preparing for a BIG move. Rachel interviews Timberwolves No. 1 pick Anthony Edwards. AND we pick what teams were the biggest winners on draft night.
Nov 19, 2020
Rockets Get Uncomfortable
2316
Rachel Nichols, Matt Barnes, Vince Carter discuss who has the upper hand between James Harden and the Rockets. Zach Lowe has the latest on Gordon Hayward and the Celtics. Jay Bilas gives a final review of his top 5 players before the Draft AND Kendrick Perkins joins for a round of Something, Nothing or Everything.
Nov 18, 2020
Bucks Making Big Moves
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Kendrick Perkins discuss the Bucks going all-in this season with some big trades. Are they the team to beat? Timberwolves President Gersson Rosas joins to talk about the #1 pick. Top prospect LaMelo Ball joins the show, AND Mike Schmitz gives some lottery pick projections one day before the draft.
Nov 17, 2020
CP3 to the Suns
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NBA trade season is upon us! Jorge Sedano, Dave McMenamin, Adrian Wojnarowski and Zach Lowe on the show. Chris Paul is going to the Suns, what's their ceiling? Does James Harden to the Nets make sense AND would he make Brooklyn #1 in the East? We also grade the Lakers trade for Dennis Schroder.
Nov 16, 2020
THE GIANNIS DRAFT Ep. 1: Who is Giannis?
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He was a Greek teen of Nigerian descent, hocking trinkets on the streets of Athens. And when he started playing basketball, few people knew what to make of Giannis Antetokounmpo. The only thing the scouts could see was that he was all arms and legs. The only thing Giannis could envision was an opportunity for his family.
Nov 16, 2020
THE GIANNIS DRAFT Ep. 2: Shut him down
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After a showcase in a coastal Italian town, the Milwaukee Bucks and Atlanta Hawks had seen enough. And yet, it was the Hawks' courtship that secured a promise for the franchise to believe they had an inside track on drafting Giannis. And when Giannis touched down in Atlanta prior to the draft, the organization became even more obsessed with making this Greek teen a Hawk.
Nov 16, 2020
THE GIANNIS DRAFT Ep. 3: And with the 15th pick
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From Atlanta to New York, Giannis' new American journey delivered him to the NBA draft. First, he needed to understand how it all worked. He needed a suit. He needed a Greek flag. And he needed a team. No one knew who would be selected no. 1. As the picks started to come off the board, Giannis Antetokounmpo finally wondered whether this grand plan would all come together.
Nov 16, 2020
Best Move for Russ?
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Rachel Nichols, Ramona Shelburne and Zach Lowe discuss the hot mess in Houston AND if there's a trade that makes sense for Russell Westbrook. We have details on the Warriors proposal to have fans at 50% capacity, a round of BS or Real Talk, AND an interview with Robert Covington.
Nov 13, 2020
Trouble Brewing in Houston?
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins, Chiney Ogwumike on reports that James Harden and Russell Westbrook aren't happy with the Rockets front office. We discuss the Chris Paul to Phoenix trade rumors, AND an interview with potential #1 pick Anthony Edwards.
Nov 11, 2020
Countdown to Free Agency
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Rachel Nichols, Amin Elhassan and Richard Jefferson on the show - What happens now that the NBA set a date for the start of free agency. What's the best offseason strategies for the Knicks and Bucks. PLUS Mike Schmitz breaks down the top prospects in NBA Draft. AND Will Kevin Durant return to the KD of old this season?
Nov 10, 2020
Wiseman Number 1?
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Rachel Nichols, Jorge Sedano and Brian Windhorst discuss, if the NBA should make the 72-game season permanent. What games do we want to see on Christmas Day. Should the T-Wolves take James Wiseman with the first pick? Is LaMelo Ball the best player in this draft? AND the Giannis-Bucks supermax discussion is looming.
Nov 09, 2020
What Team Needs a CP3 Trade?
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and David Fizdale discuss the new NBA offseason schedule. How will the league handle future positive Covid tests? We play BS or Real Talk. Then Amin Elhassan joins to decide which team should trade for Chris Paul.... Knicks, Bucks, Clippers, 76ers?
Nov 06, 2020
Issues With Starting On Dec. 22
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Rachel Nichols, Matt Barnes and Jackie MacMullan discuss the potential problems if the NBA starts its season on Dec 22. What city should the Raptors use for their home games in 2021? TV-star Boris Kodjoe joins the show AND the Rockets introduce head coach Stephen Silas.
Nov 05, 2020
Clock is Ticking for an NBA Deal
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Jorge Sedano, Kendrick Perkins and Zach Lowe discuss the NBA's Friday deadline to reach a deal with the Player's Association on when to start the season. What's the future of the Sixers with Elton Brand and Daryl Morey? We play a round of BS or Real Talk AND debate Shaq's ALL-TIME Starting 5.
Nov 02, 2020
Happy Halloween!
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Rachel and the crew talk talk load management in 2021. Amin Elhassan gives his best Kendrick Perkins impression. Paul Pierce's Top 5 "scariest" players to guard. AND Snoop Dogg picks his LA sports Mt. Rushmore.
Oct 30, 2020
Rockets Get A Coach
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Amin Elhassan discuss the Rockets hiring first-time head coach Stephen Silas. Then an exclusive interview with Malcolm Brogdon, who says players are leaning towards an MLK Day start to the NBA season. Also Malika Andrews joins to discuss what political contributions are being made by team owners.
Oct 29, 2020
Daryl Morey to Philly
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Rachel Nichols, Woj, Richard Jefferson and Nick Friedell discuss Daryl Morey as the 76ers new President. We play a round of Something, Nothing or Everything, AND are the Steph and Klay still the best backcourt in the NBA?
Oct 28, 2020
It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Xmas
2701
Rachel Nichols, Matt Barnes and Zach Lowe discuss how NBA players will handle a the NBA staring in December. Should NBA move up the draft date? Then BS or Real Talk AND What if OKC never traded Harden?
Oct 28, 2020
NBA Positioning towards Christmas Return
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The panel discusses the league moving towards starting next season around Christmas, with or without fans and more NBA topics. Plus, the crew plays a round of Jump Ball, Something-Nothing-Or Everything and the league's reaction to NBA 2K ratings.
Oct 23, 2020
Coaching Carousel Continues
2936
The panel discusses the latest in the NBA as the coaching carousel rounds out. Best fit for the Twolves first overall pick and gauging the Warriors ceiling for next season. Plus, Rachel sits down with Ty Lue for a convo and much more NBA topics.
Oct 22, 2020
SVG to the Pellies!
2935
The panel reacts to Stan Van Gundy joining the Pelicans as their new head coach, Ty Lue's intro presser as head coach of the Clippers, Rocket's potential and what is missing for the Heat. Plus, more NBA topics!
Oct 21, 2020
Will Giannis Sign Supermax?
2936
The panel discusses whether Giannis should sign the supermax deal with the Bucks, what changes for James Harden and the Rocket post-Morey, and landing spots for Danilo Gallinari and Andre Drummond. Plus, guest segments with Nick Nurse and Darius Bazley!
Oct 20, 2020
What changes for the Clippers with Ty Lue?
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The panel reacts to the fallout of Ty Lue signing with the Clippers and Daryl Morey leaving the Rockets, Spencer Dinwiddie joins the show and much more NBA topics.
Oct 16, 2020
BREAKING: Ty Lue Clippers HC, Daryl Morey resigns from the Rockets. PLUS: Lil Wayne joins the show!
2935
The panel reacts to the Clippers hiring Ty Lue and Daryl Morey resigning from the Rockets and more NBA topics. Plus, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and LIL WAYNE AKA WEEZY F BABY AKA TUNECHI joins the show!
Oct 15, 2020
Should we really cound all 17 "Lakers" Titles?
2934
The panel discuss the validity of the 17 "Lakers" titles compared to the Celtics 17, expectations for Rockets next year, Pelicans vs Clippers head coaching positions and much more NBA topics!
Oct 14, 2020
How will you remember the 2020 season?
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The panel remembers the 2020 NBA season, previewing Lakers chances to repeat, Where in the World is Windy on coaching vacancies and Chris Bosh joins the show!
Oct 13, 2020
LA LAKERS ARE THE 2020 NBA CHAMPS!
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The panel reacts to the Lakers winning the 2020 NBA Finals over the Miami Heat. Lebron and AD sit down with Rachel for a convo, Malika Andrews and Dave McMenamin join to recap the bubble and much more NBA topics.
Oct 12, 2020
Game 5 TONIGHT + Donny Mitch and RICK ROSS join the show.
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The panel previews game 5 of the NBA Finals, Rachel sits down with Rajon Rondo and the crew makes their picks for the game tonight. PLUS, Rick Ross and Donovan Mitchell join the show and more NBA topics.
Oct 09, 2020
Lakers wearing Mamba Jerseys for game 5
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The panel discusses the pressure the Lakers will face in game 5 vs the Heat, Miami will win if ________, Rajon Rondo's future with the Lakers, the Warriors outlook for next season and more NBA topics.
Oct 08, 2020
Lakers Take 3-1 Lead!
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The panel reacts to the Lakers taking a commanding 3-1 lead over the Heat in the finals, biggest takeaways from game 4, gauging the health of Bam Adebayo, and Jimmy Butler's confidence in the Heat's ability to come back. Plus, much more NBA topics!
Oct 07, 2020
Previewing Finals Game 4
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The panel previews game four of the finals, Tyler Herro sits down with Rachel, The mayor of Heat Island (Amin Elhassan) joins the show from his cabana and much more NBA topics!
Oct 06, 2020
Jimmy BUCKETS!
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The panel reacts to Jimmy Butler's 40 point performance beating the Lakers in game 3, AD says "we will be fine," plus Rachel sits down with Adam Silver and Marc Spears joins the show to discuss his new book on Spencer Haywood and current coaching vacancies.
Oct 05, 2020
Someone call for a Doctor?
2814
The panel previews game two of the NBA finals, reacts to Kyrie's defense of his comments "taken out of context," and Doc Rivers as the new coach of the 76ers! Plus, Chris Bosh joins the show along with NBA official Byron Spruell.
Oct 02, 2020
Lakers take game one!
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The panel reacts to the Heat's injuries sustained in game one, if the Lakers three point shooting is sustainable, and preview game two. Plus, Anthony Davis sits down with Rachel and a bite from her convo with Jimmy Butler. Also... Kyrie Irving stirs the pot on Kevin Durant's podcast.
Oct 01, 2020
Jump Ball: Finals Preview!
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The panel previews game one of the 2020 NBA Finals with a special round of Jump Ball!
Sep 30, 2020
Finals Media Day!
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The panel reacts to Finals Media day comments from LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Jimmy Butler in preparation for game 1 on Wednesday. Plus, what's next for Doc Rivers, new coaching options for the Clippers and Dwight Howard joins the show!
Sep 29, 2020
NBA FINALS 2020: Heat vs Lakers
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The panel reacts to the Miami Heat beating the Celtics to advance to the 2020 NBA Finals. Plus, they breakdown the future for the Celtics and the Nuggets, preview the Finals matchup, and more NBA topics.
Sep 28, 2020
Nuggets got the Lakers RIGHT where they want them?
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The panel reacts to the Lakers taking a 3-1 lead over the Nuggets....! Preview of the ECF Game 5, and The Jump premiere's Travis Scott's latest music video "Franchise" filmed at Michael Jordan's house. Also, the debut segment of "Where in the world is Windy," where Brian delivers the latest info on head coaching vacancies around the league and more NBA topics.
Sep 25, 2020
I can be your Herro, Baby
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The panel reacts to the Heat taking a 3-1 lead over the Celtics lead by Tyler Herro's 37 point night! Kentucky coach John Calipari joins the show to discuss his players success in the NBA Playoffs, the NCAA season and Breonna Taylor. Plus, Malika Andrews comes on the show to discuss the NBA community's reaction to the Breonna Taylor desicion.
Sep 24, 2020
Jamal Murray, Supernova
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The panel reacts to Jamal Murray leading the Nuggets to their game three win over the Lakers in the WCF, previewing game four of the ECF, who has the mental edge between the Lakers and Nuggets, the Bulls hiring Billy Donovan as head coach, and the NBA's reaction to the Louisville court indicting one officer in the Breonna Taylor case.
Sep 23, 2020
Previewing WCF G3
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The panel previews game 3 of the western conference finals between the Lakers and Nuggets, discuss what it was like playing against the Kobe-Shaq lakers, top Laker gamewinners, Paul George's future with the Clippers and more NBA topics. Plus, NBA Photographer Jim Ice joins the show from the bubble!
Sep 22, 2020
I'M LIKE THAT
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The panel reacts to Anthony Davis' incredible game winner over the Nuggets, it's significance in the WCF, plus previewing the Celtics-Heat game 4. LeBron's critique of the NBA MVP award voting system and more NBA topics. Plus, Rachel remembers Ruth Bader-Ginsburg.
Sep 21, 2020
Giannis back to back MVP!
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The panel reacts to Giannis winning second straight MVP, Celtics locker room problems following their loss to the Heat in game 2, Malika Andrews reports from the bubble and more NBA topics. Plus, Charles Oakley joins the show discussing his role on Dancing with the Stars!
Sep 18, 2020
Previewing ECF G2
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The panel previews game 2 of the ECF between the Heat and the Celtics, plus a reveal of the WNBA MVP awards, preview of WCF game 1 between the Lakers and the Nuggets and Rachel sits down with Bam Adebayo. Plus, more NBA topics!
Sep 17, 2020
CLIPPERS CLIPP!
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The panel reacts to the Clippers collapse in game 7 vs the Nuggets, the Clippers future, Nuggets chances vs Lakers in the WCF, clutch Heat in game 1 of ECF and a reveal of the ALL-NBA teams list for the 2020 season. Plus, much more NBA topics!
Sep 16, 2020
Nothing Easy... Game 7 Baby
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The panel previews the final double header of the year with game 7 of Clippers-Nuggets and game 1 of the ECF (Heat-Celtics). Rachel sits down for a convo with Jayson Tatum, and much more NBA topics.
Sep 15, 2020
Clippers Gonna Clip?!
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The panel reacts to the Clippers losing in game 6 vs the Nuggets and force a GAME 7! Giannis unfollows tons on social media and meets with Bucks brass, Lakers getting a rest advantage for the WCF, Mike D'Antoni leaves the Rockets and much more NBA topics.
Sep 14, 2020
Rockets Season In Jeopardy
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The panel reacts to the Lakers taking a 3-1 lead over the Rockets, growth from the Lakers supporting cast, offseason outlook for the Thunder and CP3, Jump Ball game 7 edition and a discussion about KD's latest comments about him choosing the Nets. Plus more NBA topics!
Sep 11, 2020
Champs force game 7!
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The panel reacts to the Raptors incredible win in double OT forcing a game 7 vs the Celtics. They discuss the latest news on Danuel House and the likelihood of him returning to play vs the Lakers, the Stat Market returns, MPJ causing locker room trouble and a look at how the 2020 awards will age. Plus more NBA topics!
Sep 11, 2020
Bucks Bounced!
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The panel reacts to the Bucks early exit from the playoffs, with Chef Amin serving up some blame pie! Recapping the Lakers win over Houston, Miami's ceiling, Giannis' future with the Bucks and more! Plus, new Nets coach Steve Nash joins the show discussing his new role and relationships with the Nets superstars.
Sep 09, 2020
Giannis Injury Concerns
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The panel reacts to Giannis' injury and concerns about him playing in game 5 vs the Heat. Plus, reaction to Westbrook's poor play vs the Lakers, Miami as a contender, and previewing Nuggets-Clippers game 3 and Raptors-Celtics game 5.
Sep 07, 2020
You better stop it OG!
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The panel reacts to OG Anunoby's gamewinner with 0.5 to play over the Celtics, and how that could shift momentum for their series. Plus, they preview Bucks-Raptors game 3, Lakers-Rockets game 1, react to Clippers-Nuggets game 1 and a feature of potential top draft pick LaMelo Ball.
Sep 04, 2020
Wild Game 7 Finish
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The panel reacts to the wild finish of game 7 between the Jazz-Nuggets, and preview tonight's game between the Rockets and Thunder. Plus, discussion on the Clippers as villains, Jimmy Butler as a franchise player for the Heat and more NBA topics.
Sep 02, 2020
GAME 7 BABY!
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The panel reacts to the Thunder forcing game 7 vs the Rockets, preview game 7 tonight between the Jazz and Nuggets and breakdown the Heat's surprising win over the Bucks. Plus, Michael Wilbon and JA Adande join Rachel to remember John Thompson and his legacy.
Sep 01, 2020
Playoffs to Resume
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The panel reacts to the latest updates from the bubble as the players decide to resume playoffs this weekend. Marc Spears gives the latest info from the bubble, Russell Westbrook's potential return from injury and more NBA tpics. Plus, Richard Jefferson and Sean Elliott join the show to remember the late Arizona coach, Lute Olson.
Aug 28, 2020
NBA's Historic Boycott
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The panel reacts to the Bucks initiating a boycott spread throughout the sports world to bring justice for Jacob Blake. Guest segments include WNBA's Nneka Ogwumike and Sue Bird, Woj, Stephen A Smith, Malika Andrews and Marc Spears.
Aug 27, 2020
Potential Boycott?
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The panel reacts to Paul George's resurgent performance, Pacers firing Nate McMillan, Giannis winning DPOY, Jamal Murray becoming a "superstar" and more NBA topics. Plus, Malika Andrews joins the show to discuss the potential boycott from teams in the bubble to protest the shooting of Jacob Blake.
Aug 26, 2020
CP3 isn't Going Away
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The panel reacts to Chris Paul and the Thunder tying up their series against the Rocket at 2-2, Sixers firing Brett Brown, preview Luka vs the Clippers tonight and a feature with the Rivers-Curry family. Plus, the league reacts to the Jacob Blake shooting in Wisconsin and more.
Aug 25, 2020
LUKA MAGIC!
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The panel reacts to Luka Doncic's incredible gamewinner and performance vs the Clippers, tying up that series at two games a piece. Plus, Sixers got swept... Time to serve up some BLAME PIE. We show our top 24 Mamba moments remembering Kobe Bryant after his birthday yesterday and more NBA topics.
Aug 24, 2020
Return to the Studio!
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The panel reacts to the Lakers win evening up the series with the Trail Blazers, previewing game three of that series and the Rockets-Thunder series. Jay Bilas joins the show reacting to the draft lottery, and Bam Adebayo joins discussing his improvement this year and the Heat's ceiling in the playoffs. Plus more NBA topics!
Aug 21, 2020
UPSET CITY!
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The panel reacts to the Bucks and Lakers losing their first playoff games against 8th seeded Magic and Blazers. We play a round of BS or Real Talk, discuss the Rockets and Heat after their first wins and more NBA topics. Plus, top draft pick Obi Toppin joins the show!
Aug 19, 2020
First Night of Playoffs Recap
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The panel reacts to the first night of the playoffs including Donovan Mitchell's 57 point effort, Kristaps Porzingis ejection costing the Mavericks the game, and how Joel Embiid needs to take over for the Sixers to win the series. Plus, Kyle Kuzma sits down for a convo, and potential top pick James Wiseman joins the show along with more NBA topics.
Aug 18, 2020
Previewing the Bubble Playoffs
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The panel reacts to the Blazers-Grizzlies clinching position for the play in game along with all other playoff positioning being finalized. Plus, best and worst plays from the bubble, Rachel sits down with Jimmy Butler, then gives an insiders view of the bubble laundry room and more topics!
Aug 14, 2020
Race for 8th - THE FINALE!
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The panel discusses the first round matchups in the eastern conference and the race for 8th in the west as we approach the playoffs! Plus, CJ McCollum, Joel Embiid and Russell Westbrook injury concerns, Zach Lowe's dreams return and more NBA topics!
Aug 13, 2020
Dame Deserves Respect
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The panel reacts to Dame's 61 point game leading the Blazers into the postseason, and if he deserves the MVP Bubble award. Plus, they discuss Giannis' head butt, a round of something, nothing or everything, a feature with Patty Mills and more NBA topics.
Aug 12, 2020
Kuzma Gamewinner
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The panel reacts to Kyle Kuzma's gamewinner over the Nuggets and how his role affects the Lakers title chances. Plus, what would a Lakers-Blazers first round matchup look like, is it time to stop doubting the Suns, did TJ Warren-Jimmy Butler reunion live up the hype and more NBA topics.
Aug 11, 2020
Dame Drops the Mic
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The panel reacts to the Dame Lillard-PG beef, Sixers injuries impact on playoff longevity, Luka's historic game, a convo with Carmelo Anthony and more NBA topics!
Aug 10, 2020
Suns Disrupt Race for 8th
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The panel reacts to the Suns undefeated streak in the bubble and their disruption of the race for the 8th seed in the West. And special guest DeAndre Ayton joins the show! Plus, top plays of the bubble restart, Bucks and Clippers biggest challenges, bubble superlatives and more NBA topics.
Aug 10, 2020
Sixers In Trouble?
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The panel reacts to the playoff implications of Ben Simmons injury and how it affects Joel Embiid. Plus, Pop comparesJokic to Larry Bird, KD likes the Clippers as title favorites and live looks at Zion and the Pelicans vs the Kings in the fight for the 8th seed.
Aug 06, 2020
Melo-Drama, Suns of Anarchy and As The Kings Turn
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The panel reacts to the Blazers huge win over the Rockets (including clutch late buckets from Carmelo), Jaren Jackson Jr's injury impacts on Grizzlies playoff chances, the Suns are 3-0 in the bubble and more NBA topics.
Aug 05, 2020
Race for 8th
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The panel reacts to the Pelicans huge win over the Grizzlies in the race for 8th place in the western conference, Lakers sealing the 1st overall seed in the west, a trip to the Stat Market, plus live look-ins at Nets-Bucks and Mavs-Kings and more NBA topics.
Aug 04, 2020
Rockets-Raptors Contenders?
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The panel reacts to impressive weekends from the Rockets and Raptors as they emerge as contenders. Plus a game of Something, Nothing or Everything, reaction to players not kneeling during the anthem, LeBron's slow scoring start and more NBA topics.
Aug 03, 2020
....AND WE ARE BACK!
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The panel reacts to the LeBron's clutch gamewinning plays over the Clippers, Zion being kept on the bench in crunchtime, previewing the Celtics ceiling with Jackie MacMullan and a convo with Jamal Crawford.
Jul 31, 2020
The Return
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The panel previews tonight return to action with Lakers-Clippers and Jazz-Pelicans! Plus, convo's with Ja Morant and Disney VP Rosalyn Durant about how the Bubble came together and more NBA topics.
Jul 30, 2020
Rockets Ceiling
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The panel reacts to Eric Gordon's injury and the Rockets playoff ceiling, plus they preview the restart tomorrow night, possibility of a bubble next season, and a recap of the Trail Blazers season so far.
Jul 29, 2020
Injury Concerns in The Bubble
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The panel reacts to the numerous injuries piling up in the bubble, Zion's impact on the Pelicans playoff push, preview the Thunder's ceiling and an inside look at how mail and packages are handled inside the Orlando facilities.
Jul 28, 2020
Magic, Wings and The NY Knicks
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The panel reacts to Lou Williams 10-day quarantine policy following him leaving the bubble, the Knicks hiring Tom Thibodeau, plus a convo with Magic Johnson and Scottie Pippen and Rachel sits down with Giannis and his brothers from the bubble.
Jul 27, 2020
First look at the Lakers, Mavericks and Bucks
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The panel reacts to the first looks of the Lakers, Mavericks, Bucks and more from the scrimmages in the bubble. Plus, how Lou Williams absence from the bubble will affect the Clippers, what the ceiling is for the Nuggets, and more NBA topics.
Jul 24, 2020
First reaction to Scrimmages
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The panel reacts to the first night of scrimmages in the bubble, the viability of the Nuggets supersize lineup with BOL BOL, a game of Something, nothing or everything, and more NBA topics.
Jul 23, 2020
NBA ACTION IS BACK
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The panel reacts to the first minutes of live scrimmage action between the Magic and Clippers, plus the potential sale of the Timberwolves, the impact of growing absences on the Clippers roster and more NBA topics.
Jul 22, 2020
Recruiting Trip
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The panel discusses how the bubble could be used as a recruiting tool for stars looking towards free agency, Rudy Gobert's chances to win a 3rd straight DPOY award and Nick DePaula joins the show to breakdown the origins of twitter's NBAbubblelife account. Plus, more NBA topics.
Jul 21, 2020
Exhibitions in Orlando Preview
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The panel discusses the value and impact of the upcoming exhibition games in the bubble, recaps the Grizzies surprising season and playoff potential, and thoughts on Orlando games not impacting end of year awards. Plus more NBA topics.
Jul 20, 2020
Harden Hiatus
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Rachel Nichols is joined by Tracy McGrady, Kendrick Perkins, Marc Spears and Jorge Sedano. They discuss Harden's hiatus from the bubble, Kemba's lingering knee issue and Donovan Mitchell's need to become a willing passer.
Jul 17, 2020
Zion Leaves Bubble
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Rachel Nichols, Scottie Pippen and Brian Windhorst discuss Zion leaving the bubble to attend to family emergency and Jerami Grant using his interview time to keep focus on Breonna Taylor's death.
Jul 16, 2020
Finals Contenders
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The panel reacts to James Harden and Nikola Jokic's arrival into the bubble, Harden saying the Rockets are “ONE OF 3 OR 4 TEAMS” that can win the title, Victor Oladipo's potential return to play with the Pacers, plus a convo with Jrue Holiday and more topics.
Jul 15, 2020
Drama in the Bubble
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The panel reacts to Victor Oladipo's possible return to play with the Pacers, Elena Delle Donne's health concerns around her return, Richaun Holmes breaking bubble protocol, the Warriors go to Jump's summer school and a preview of the Mavericks. Plus, Doc Rivers says there are "No Limits" on Kawhi's minutes and more topics.
Jul 14, 2020
Bubble Injuries and Activities
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The panel reacts to news of Russell Westbrook's positive COVID test, Rajon Rondo's hand injury and LeBron, AD and Embiid's decision to not put any messaging on their jerseys. Plus, a convo with Lynx star Napheesa Collier and more topics.
Jul 13, 2020
Bubble Life Begins
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The panel reacts to players arriving in the Orlando bubble showing their living quarters and practice facilities. Plus, can Zion win ROY? Will Brandon Ingram get a max contract? We run back the greatest old man plays, and take the Knicks to summer school grading their strengths and weaknesses.
Jul 10, 2020
Orlando Accomodations
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The panel reacts to players arriving in the Orlando bubble, along with Jokic and Kawhi's absence... Plus, Joel Embiid thinks the the "Offense should go through me," Jamal Crawford signs with the Nets and more NBA topics.
Jul 09, 2020
Bubble Decisions
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The panel reacts to Bradley Beal, Spencer Dinwiddie and Dwight Howard's decisions on playing in Orlando. Plus, what player is most worthy of a Mahomes style 10 year contract? They react to Joel Embiid's comments about returning to play and more NBA topics.
Jul 07, 2020
Bubble Concerns
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The panel reacts to players disappointment with the NBA's list of jersey messages, more teams shutting down practice facilities, the Celtics title potential and more NBA topics.
Jul 06, 2020
Inside the Bubble
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The panel discusses the latest from the Clippers closing their facility, the future of Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert's relationship plus segments with Kenny Smith and a live report from Malika Andrews in the Orlando bubble.
Jul 03, 2020
Working to Return
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The panel react's to Maya Moore's activism helping release an innocent man from jail, the latest numbers from COVID testing in the league, plus sound from Zion, Ja Morant, Anthony Davis and more topics from the NBA.
Jul 02, 2020
Up In The Air
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The panel discusses how Lou Williams, Dwight Howard, Bradley Beal and Victor Oladipo's decisions to play in Orlando are all still up in the air. Plus, how the league address kneeling during the anthem and more NBA topics.
Jul 01, 2020
More Positive Results
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Brian Windhorst react to the Pelicans, Nets and Nuggets revealing positive player tests, preview the Rockets playoff potential and much more.
Jun 30, 2020
LA's New Addition
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Jay Williams react to JR Smith joining the Lakers! Plus Marc Spears joins to discuss players plans for messages on their jerseys and more!
Jun 29, 2020
Following The Plan
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Rachel Nichols, Jay Williams and Brian Windhorst react to the NBA announcing 5% of players tested positive for COVID-19, comprehensive plans for the bubble and Draymond's potential solution to fix NCAA sports. Plus, a conversation with Enes Kanter and more.
Jun 26, 2020
Concerns In Florida?
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Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson and Kendrick Perkins discuss rising COVID cases in Florida, pressure on Zion Williamson, Bucks as contenders and a convo with Udonis Haslem!
Jun 25, 2020
Opting-Out
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Zach Lowe react to players deciding not to play in Orlando, Jokic and Brogdon testing positive for COVID-19 and more topics.
Jun 24, 2020
Unpredictable
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Rachel Nichols is joined by Chiney Ogwumike and Kendrick Perkins as they discuss what will happen to players if they test positive for COVID-19 and Perkins reaction to KD calling him a sellout plus more.
Jun 19, 2020
Changing Expectations
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Brian Windhorst react to Dwight Howard's comments on returning to play, expectations for how many players will opt-out and more topics.
Jun 18, 2020
New Rules
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Kendrick Perkins reminisce on the 2008 Celtics' championship, breakdown the rules/details of the Orlando memo and more topics!
Jun 17, 2020
Up In The Air
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Amin Elhassan react to the reports of a growing number of players' uncertainty about returning to play in Orlando and more topics!
Jun 16, 2020
Is The NBA A Distraction?
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Rachel Nichols, Tracy McGrady and Kendrick Perkins talk about NBA players' concern that to return the NBA season could take the momentum away from social injustice.
Jun 15, 2020
Different Looks
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Brian Windhorst, Richard Jefferson and Zach Lowe discuss how Dame nearly went to the Knicks, the league's stance on drug testing during the bubble. Plus, Rachel's conversation with A'ja Wilson and more!
Jun 12, 2020
To Play Or Not To Play
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Brian Windhorst react to news of some players being hesitant to play in Orlando, the Sixers' potential this season, LeBron forming a voting rights group and more!
Jun 11, 2020
Figuring It Out
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Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson and Chiney Ogwumike discuss what's next for the teams outside of the bubble, the Nuggets' potential for this season, a conversation with Stephen Jackson and more NBA topics.
Jun 10, 2020
Money Ain't A Thang
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Jackie MacMullan react to players protesting, MJ pledging $100 Million towards social justice, KD+Kyrie not playing in Orlando and more.
Jun 08, 2020
New Start
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Rachel Nichols, Tracy McGrady and Kendrick Perkins react to older coaches potentially not being allowed on the bench, a December 1st start to next season, if Vince Carter really going to retire and more NBA topics.
Jun 05, 2020
Return To Play Structure
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Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson, Stephen A Smith and Zach Lowe react to Woj's news of return to play structure and a conversation with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Plus, more NBA topics.
Jun 04, 2020
NBA Return Plan
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Rachel Nichols, Chiney Ogwumike and Brian Windhorst react to the 22 team structure to finish the season. Plus, a conversation with Raptors GM Masai Ujiri and more NBA topics.
Jun 03, 2020
The Need To Talk
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Brian Windhorst discuss the NBA world reacting to the nationwide protests and activism. Plus, a conversation with Hawks' coach Lloyd Pierce and more NBA topics.
Jun 02, 2020
Nationwide Protests
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Richard Jefferson react to the nationwide protests, NBA players using their platform for social activism and convo with Malcolm Brogdon.
Jun 01, 2020
Step By Step
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Rachel Nichols talks with Mark Cuban and Woj regarding the latest on returning to play. Plus, Richard Jefferson and Kendrick Perkins react to "Skinny James Harden" photos.
May 29, 2020
Ready To Play?
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Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson and Zach Lowe preview the NBA GM's meeting, how upcoming free agents should weigh their return to play, discuss Dame's MVP and more NBA topics.
May 28, 2020
Speaking Out
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Jay Williams discuss how the athletic world is speaking out on the death of George Floyd. Plus, a conversation with Fred VanVleet and more NBA topics.
May 27, 2020
In Contention
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Brian Windhorst react to Damian Lillard's comments about not playing unless the Blazers are in playoff contention, how the playoff seeding could work and more NBA topics!
May 26, 2020
Crowd Noise?
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Brian Windhorst discuss the latest on returning to play, their favorite ECF game, and if empty arenas should have crowd noise. Plus more!
May 25, 2020
Past Versus Future
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Richard Jefferson react to a potential Bradley Beal to the Nets move, MJ's stint on the Wizards, Dream Team vs. Redeem Team and a tribute to Jerry Sloan.
May 22, 2020
Coming Soon
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Zach Lowe react to the June 1st NBA guidelines, James Harden and Jared Dudley's comments about returning and more. Plus, we talk with Penny Hardaway.
May 21, 2020
The Mountain Top
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Jackie MacMullan react to Horace Grant's comments on 'The Last Dance', top 5 Celtics of all-time. Plus, a conversation with Doc Rivers and more NBA topics!
May 20, 2020
What Could've Been
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Rachel Nichols, Jay Williams and Brian Windhorst discuss how LeBron nearly played in the NFL, the pressure for players to return and what NBA doc should be next. Plus, a conversation with prospect Tyrese Haliburton and more!
May 19, 2020
Episode Eleven - Reflecting on the The Last Dance
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Jalen & Jacoby reflect on the entirety of The Last Dance with director Jason Hehir and discuss which stories Jason wishes they could've spent more time on, what it's like to ask people to relive their most difficult memories for the sake of the documentary, and Jacoby just can't let sleeping dogs lie when it comes to Jordan's hotel pizza. Plus, the guys unveil what's next for Jalen & Jacoby: The Aftershow.
May 19, 2020
Now That It's Over
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Rachel Nichols, Tracy McGrady and Richard Jefferson discuss how MJ should be perceived post The Last Dance, if they would play him now 1-on-1 and more. Plus, they share a convo with Bob Costas.
May 18, 2020
Episode Ten - Timelines, Rodman's Practice, The Shot, Saying Goodbye
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Jalen & Jacoby dive into Episode Ten of The Last Dance with director Jason Hehir and discuss the Bulls incredible trust in Dennis Rodman, what it was like to play in a hostile environment against the Jazz, the attention of detail that has gone into making this documentary and closing out the story of Michael Jordan and the '98 Chicago Bulls.
May 18, 2020
Episode Nine - Flu Game, Kerr's Story, Jalen's Reflection
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Jalen & Jacoby dive into Episode Nine of The Last Dance with director Jason Hehir and discuss the powerful story of Steve Kerr and his relationship with Michael Jordan, Jacoby loses his mind over pizza that caused "the flu game," and Jalen's reflection on his series against Jordan.
May 17, 2020
Paul Ball
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Rachel Nichols has a conversation with Chris Paul and producer Will Packer. Plus, Tracy McGrady and Paul Pierce react to CP3's comments and more NBA topics!
May 15, 2020
Leaving A Mark
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Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson and Zach Lowe discuss the legacy of Scottie Pippen, comparable players in the league today, Kemba vs Kyrie, the future of the Rockets and more NBA topics!
May 14, 2020
Settling In
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Paul Pierce talk about what if KD never left the Thunder, ESPN's All-Time list and how comfortable players are with resuming the season.
May 13, 2020
New Plan Of Action
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Brian Windhorst discuss the NBA's plan to scrap the CBA and how to react to player testing. Plus a conversation with BJ Armstrong and more.
May 12, 2020
True Champions?
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Rachel Nichols, Tracy McGrady and Richard Jefferson react to The Last Dance, discuss whether or not this season's champions should have an asterisk, share a convo with Patrick Ewing and more!
May 11, 2020
Episode 8 - BJ Armstrong, Changing Numbers, and Jordan's Best Friend
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Jalen & Jacoby dive into Episode Eight of The Last Dance with director Jason Hehir and discuss BJ Armstrong's impact on Michael Jordan in the '98 playoffs, changing numbers from 23 to 45 and back to 23, Jordan's use of disrespect for motivation and his learning more about his best friend George.
May 10, 2020
Episode Seven - Walking Away, Baseball Journey, and Family Tragedy
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Jalen & Jacoby dive into Episode Seven of The Last Dance with director Jason Hehir and discuss Jordan's decision to walk away from the game, how the media unfairly handled Michael's father's murder, his journey into baseball and what finally brought him back to the Chicago Bulls.
May 10, 2020
Open Again
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Rachel Nichols, Tracy McGrady and Kendrick Perkins react to NBA facilities opening, MJ's pettiness on the 'Last Dance' and more NBA topics.
May 08, 2020
Best Of The Day
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Zach Lowe discuss the greatest moment on this day in NBA history: MJ over Ehlo, AI Practice rant and Reggie taking on the Knicks. Plus, more NBA topics!
May 07, 2020
Dual Sport Athlete?
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Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson and Chiney Ogwumike discuss what if MJ never played baseball. Also, Richard responds to Melo's 2004 olympics beef and more.
May 06, 2020
New Look
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Rachel Nichols, Jay Williams and Brian Windhorst discuss the infamous MJ-Kerr practice fight, KD's return to action, a permanent change to the NBA calendar and more!
May 05, 2020
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Rachel Nichols, Tracy McGrady and Paul Pierce react to The Last Dance, discuss how to handle fame, weigh in on the best player who didn't win a ring because of MJ and more. Plus, we share a convo with Michael Wilbon!
May 04, 2020
Episode Six - The Jordan Rules, Gambling & The Knicks
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Jalen & Jacoby dive into Episode Six of The Last Dance with director Jason Hehir and discuss the impact of Sam Smith's 'The Jordan Rules' on the team, if Jordan's gambling ever became a problem, and their 7-game series against Pat Riley's Knicks.
May 04, 2020
Episode Five - Kobe vs. Michael, Dream Team & Why Jordan Chose Nike
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Jalen & Jacoby dive into Episode Five of The Last Dance with director Jason Hehir and discuss Jordan's final all-star game at Madison Square Garden and why his focus was on Kobe, why Isiah Thomas wouldn't have made the Dream Team anyways, and diving into Jordan's decision to go with Nike.
May 03, 2020
Big Catch
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Rachel Nichols, Tracy McGrady and Brian Windhorst react to the latest info about the league returning to action, conversation with Jeremy Lin, plus T-Mac catching a bat in his home and apparently Brian is a centaur!
May 01, 2020
Standing Out
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Kendrick Perkins preview The Last Dance, react to LeBron's tweet on the season returning, if the Heat are a player away and more!
Apr 30, 2020
Looking Back
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Richard Jefferson react to Charles Barkley's comments about the '93 finals and NCAA vs G League options. Plus, a conversation with CJ McCollum and more!
Apr 29, 2020
Step By Step
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Jay Williams react to the latest guidelines set for players returning to team facilities, Aaron Gordon's diss track and more NBA topics. Plus, a conversation with Sue Bird!
Apr 28, 2020
Bad To The Bone
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Rachel Nichols, Tracy McGrady and Paul Pierce react to The Last Dance episodes 3 & 4, and weigh in on how the triangle offense helped the Bulls get over the hump, Rodman's Vegas trip and more. Plus, Pistons Bad Boy Bill Laimbeer joins the show.
Apr 27, 2020
Episode Four - Rodman's Return, Tracking Down Phil Jackson & Magic's Embrace
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Jalen & Jacoby dive into Episode Four of The Last Dance with director Jason Hehir and discuss Jordan's hotel room conversation that brought Dennis Rodman back to the Bulls, what it was like tracking down Phil Jackson for this series and the amazing story of Magic and Jordan embracing after Jordan's first championship.
Apr 27, 2020
Episode Three - Rodman's Story and the Return of Pippen
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Jalen & Jacoby dive into Episode Three of The Last Dance with director Jason Hehir and discuss why they decided to dive into the story of Dennis Rodman with this episode, why the return of Scottie Pippen to the Bulls lineup affected Rodman so much and how they chose the soundtrack for this episode.
Apr 27, 2020
Lasting Impact
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Kendrick Perkins react to the Knicks' potential to land a disgruntled superstars, Anthony Davis sticking in LA long term, the guys first encounter with MJ and more NBA topics!
Apr 22, 2020
Moving Pieces
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Richard Jefferson discuss Ty Lue to the Nets, Ben Simmons possibly being benched, a convo with Steve Kerr and more NBA topics.
Apr 21, 2020
Reactions To The Last Dance
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Rachel Nichols, Tracy McGrady and Brian Windhorst react to the premiere of The Last Dance, discuss how the NBA should handle the rest of this season and more.
Apr 20, 2020
Episode Two - Scottie's Story, Punishments and the '85 Celtics
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Jalen & Jacoby dive into Episode Two of The Last Dance with director Jason Hehir and discuss the decision to start episode two focused on Scottie Pippen and not Michael Jordan, how each player punished the Chicago Bulls in their own way, and the career-changing importance of Jordan's playoff series against the 1985 Boston Celtics.
Apr 20, 2020
Episode One - Debut Episode, Jordan's Relationship with Krause
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On the debut episode of Jalen & Jacoby: Aftershow, the guys talk with Jason Hehir, director of The Last Dance. This 10-part documentary chronicles Michael Jordan and the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls' fight to win a 6th NBA Championship. They dive into the turmoil that was Jerry Krause, what it was like to work so closely with Michael Jordan and what we can expect for the rest of this series.
Apr 20, 2020
New Stage
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Jay Williams discuss how playing in empty arena's would impact players. Plus, Sabrina Ionescu joins the show prior to the WNBA draft and more NBA topics!
Apr 17, 2020
Teaching Greatness
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Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson and Kendrick Perkins react to MJ's appearance on GMA, John Wall joins the show and more NBA topics.
Apr 16, 2020
Sabrina Ionescu on Her Next Move
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Basketball superstar Sabrina Ionescu joins Mina Kimes to reflect on her history-making career at Oregon, her run at a college championship cut short, and how joining the WNBA will be unlike anything she's experienced. In Friday's WNBA Draft, a bright spot amid the live sports shutdown, Ionescu is the top prospect and is expected to join the New York Liberty. Hear how she's preparing for her pro career and training during this time. Plus, a look at the biggest stories in the draft overall, and what the season - whenever it starts - might hold.
Apr 16, 2020
Looking Back
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Brian Windhorst discuss what would happen if Kobe never got another ring after the Shaq era. Plus, a preview of the Last Dance, Thibs to NYC and more NBA topics!
Apr 15, 2020
Episode 0
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Welcome to Jalen & Jacoby - The Aftershow! Each podcast will drop every week following The Last Dance mini series with Jalen, Jacoby and director Jason Hehir!
Apr 15, 2020
Finding The Best
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Jay Williams remember Karl-Anthony Towns' mom, Jacqueline. Plus, a conversation with Scottie Pippen and Steve Kerr about the Last Dance and more NBA topics.
Apr 14, 2020
The Jump Returns!
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The Jump is back! Live from their homes, Rachel Nichols, Richard Jefferson and Brian Windhorst are joined by special guest Jayson Tatum to cover the latest NBA topics.
Apr 13, 2020
Finding Darko Milicic: Life After His NBA Bust
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Darko Milicic was the second pick in the 2003 NBA Draft...and maybe the biggest bust in basketball history. After leaving the pros in 2012, Darko started a new life in Serbia that's almost completely free from basketball. ESPN's Sam Borden joins the show to tell the story of Darko's transformation from legendary bust and party guy to apple orchard-owning family man.
Apr 09, 2020
Pro Basketball's Return in China
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While most of the sports world remains on hiatus, China could restart live basketball in a matter of weeks. What would allow that to happen safely? And what will it take to bring pro sports back across the rest of the world? ESPN's Jonathan Givony joins the show to explain the timeline, stakes, and challenges that basketball faces, and how it's all being handled in leagues overseas. Plus, how the coronavirus will impact the upcoming NBA Draft.
Mar 24, 2020
State Of The League
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Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Matt Barnes react to the current state of the league amidst COVID-19. Plus, the crew runs back the most memorable tourney moments on this date, MJ's return from retirement on this date and more topics.
Mar 19, 2020
Response Time
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Rachel Nichols is joined by Amin Elhassan and David Fizdale. They discuss banning crowds at Warriors games and moving games to cities without reported coronavirus cases.
Mar 11, 2020
Aiming For The Top
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Rachel Nichols is joined by Kendrick Perkins, Richard Jefferson and Dave McMenamin. They discuss the Raptors ceiling and if the Lakers should aim for top seed.
Mar 10, 2020
The Weekend Lake Show
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Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins, Dave McMenamin and Malika Andrews react to the Lakers' huge weekend, Lebron James' case for MVP, Nets-Atkinson debacle and more.
Mar 09, 2020
Time To Click
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Brian Windhorst is joined by Michael Wilbon, Malika Andrews and Ramona Shelburne. They discuss if the Clippers are clicking at the right time, Steph's return and more!
Mar 06, 2020
Steph's Return
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Rachel Nichols is joined by Brian Windhorst, Dahntay Jones and Clinton Yates. They discuss Luka/Zion Vol.1, Steph's return game and managing Lebron's workload.
Mar 05, 2020
Coach Timmy
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Rachel Nichols, Brian Windhorst and Clinton Yates react to Tim Duncan's coaching debut, Celtics collapse to the Nets, and the race for the 8th seed in the west and more NBA topics.
Mar 04, 2020