The JJ Redick Podcast

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JJ Redick of New Orleans Pelicans interviews some of the biggest names in basketball—including his teammates!—and many other celebrities. It’s an inside look at life in the NBA and conversations with people who interest Redick and his co-host, Tommy Alter, the most.

 


Episode Date
The State of the Restaurant Industry in the Wake of COVID-19 With Sean Feeney | The JJ Redick Podcast
01:07:10

JJ and Tommy are joined by restauranter Sean Feeney. Sean reveals his story of leaving the world of finance to start in the restaurant industry, as well as meeting his business partner Missy Robbins (03:44). Later they also discuss the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, its lasting effects on the restaurant business, and how Sean aims to do right for the people that work for him (43:24)

Mar 30, 2020
Social Distancing and Inspiring Generations With Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird | The JJ Redick Podcast
01:05:21

JJ and Tommy sit down to recap their ongoing social distancing practices and power-rank their favorite cereals (00:46). Later, they are joined by Megan Rapinoe and Sue Bird to discuss what it was like being on hiatus from their respective sports, perfecting at-home workouts, and how they are inspiring future generations of female athletes (09:16).

Mar 26, 2020
Addressing the COVID-19 Pandemic and Chatting With Duncan Robinson | The JJ Redick Podcast
01:24:16

This week, JJ and Tommy talk remotely about the COVID-19 pandemic and discuss what it was like the day the NBA got shut down, driving across the country to see JJ's family, and what life at home is like (01:03). Later they are joined by Duncan Robinson of the Miami Heat to talk about his development and the shooters he looks up to (32:04). Duncan also names the top five players on his “Holy Sh*t I Can’t Believe I’m Playing Against This Guy” list (62:30).

Mar 19, 2020
Jimmy Butler on His Philadelphia Fallout, the Benefits of Miami, and Mark Wahlberg | The JJ Redick Podcast
01:17:59

JJ and Tommy rejoin in New Orleans to discuss JJ's injury and recovery as well as power rank the best eats under $10 (01:44). They also sit down with JJ's former teammate and All-Star, Jimmy Butler, and talk about his falling out in Philadelphia, why he joined Miami, and his friendship with Mark Wahlberg (24:40).

Mar 11, 2020
Jrue Holiday on Getting Traded, Being in a Competitive Family, and Rookie Duties | The JJ Redick Podcast
01:25:35

In this brand-new episode, JJ and Tommy sit down in San Francisco to talk about some of their favorite places in the Bay Area and to rank some of the most notorious cheating scandals in sports history (02:46). Later, they are joined by friend and JJ's Pelicans teammate Jrue Holiday to talk about wild trade stories, embarrassing rookie duties, and the fears that come with recovering from injuries (37:01).

Feb 27, 2020
All-Star Weekends, Trade Deadlines, and Zach Lavine | The JJ Redick Podcast
01:39:22

JJ and Tommy sit down in Chicago to talk power-ranking famous Oscar snubs along with a mini-mailbag segment (01:30). The gang is also joined by Zach Lavine to talk about the upcoming All-Star weekend, his favorite players, and the mental aspect of recovering from an injury (47:36).

Feb 06, 2020
Joe Ingles on Being the Best Shooter in the World, Getting Heckled, and Playing Around the World | The JJ Redick Podcast
00:59:07

This episode was recorded before the news of Kobe Bryant's tragic passing, so JJ has prepared a statement to remember him.

Then JJ and Tommy sit down with Joe Ingles of the Utah Jazz to talk about the makings of a perfect sandwich (16:21), consistently improving every season (23:06), and claiming to be the best shooter in the world (38:33).

Jan 30, 2020
Hasan Minhaj and Malcolm Gladwell on Mentors, Cancel Culture, and Social Responsibility | The JJ Redick Podcast
01:17:35

JJ and Tommy sit down with comedian Hasan Minhaj and author Malcolm Gladwell to talk about the mentors who helped shape their careers (18:50), the trappings of social media (41:59), and when giving someone a platform can be dangerous (58:37).


Jan 15, 2020
Zion Williamson on His Duties As a Rookie, the Pressures of the NBA, and the Tough World of Injuries | The JJ Redick Podcast
01:03:27

JJ is back! And he is joined by his friend, and now cohost, Tommy Alter to talk about being a new resident of New Orleans (16:59) and introduce some new segments to the show (28:11)! The gang is also joined by rookie phenom Zion Williamson (38:34). They discuss his experience in the league so far and how he had doubts about getting drafted.

Jan 08, 2020
Hamptons Offseason Mailbag | The JJ Redick Podcast
00:54:37

JJ Redick sits down with Tommy Alter in the Hamptons to talk about his thoughts on New Orleans (02:19), the big trades that have happened during free agency (15:08), and tampering (22:30) before answering questions sent in by you, the listeners (28:42).

Jul 18, 2019
Andre Iguodala on His New Memoir, the NCAA, and the Hall of Fame | The JJ Redick Podcast
00:43:41

JJ Redick is joined by legendary sixth man Andre Iguodala to discuss his new book, ‘The Sixth Man: A Memoir’ (02:30), the trials and tribulations of going through the NCAA on your way to the NBA (16:17), and his thoughts on his chances of one day making the Hall of Fame (40:03).


*Note: This episode was recorded before the Golden State Warriors traded Iguodala.

Jul 04, 2019
Zach Lowe on His Favorite Part of the NBA Season, Player and Media Relations, and Free Agency | The JJ Redick Podcast
00:59:15

JJ Redick sits down with ESPN writer Zach Lowe to discuss his favorite parts of the neverending NBA season (02:40), the relationship between players and members of the media (23:51), and free-agency rumors (43:51).

Jun 27, 2019
The Playoffs Mailbag Episode | The JJ Redick Podcast
01:01:59

JJ Redick sits down with Tommy Alter to answer questions submitted by you, the listeners! They discuss the hardest aspect of the NBA to master, what’s going through JJ’s head when he sees his teammates fighting, and more before giving their thoughts on the playoffs.

May 04, 2019
Dermot Kennedy on His Motivations, 50 Cent, and the Duality of His Music | The JJ Redick Podcast
00:46:47

JJ Redick sits down with singer-songwriter Dermot Kennedy to talk about what motivates him in the face of pressure (23:52), why 50 Cent is his favorite rapper (27:32), and how his music can elicit two emotions at once (30:42).

Mar 22, 2019
Chris Paul on the Rondo Skirmish, Happiness in the NBA, and His Legacy | The JJ Redick Podcast
00:43:16

JJ Redick is joined by Chris Paul to discuss his on-court altercation with Rajon Rondo earlier this year (03:41), Adam Silver’s comments about player happiness in the NBA (08:01), and his legacy (24:30).

Mar 08, 2019
Tobias Harris on Getting Traded, His Favorite Food Spots, and the Threat of the 3-Pointer | The JJ Redick Podcast
00:48:00

JJ Redick sits down with Philadelphia 76ers power forward Tobias Harris to discuss being traded multiple times in his career (07:48), his favorite food spots when he’s on the road (22:58), and how adding a 3-point shot changed his game (30:29).

Mar 01, 2019
Three Questions With Ben Winston | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 28)
01:01:19

JJ Redick and producer Ben Winston ask each other three questions, tackling the importance of chemistry in the locker room, why JJ isn't on social media, and Brexit.

Jan 31, 2019
David Solomon on New York Sports, Staying in Finance, and Creating a Healthy Work-Life Balance | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 27)
00:47:22

JJ Redick sits down with Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon to talk about his passion for New York sports (03:30), why he’s stayed in finance after all these years (11:41), and his passion for music (25:27).

Jan 10, 2019
The End-of-the-Year Mailbag Episode | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 26)
00:56:01

JJ Redick answers questions from the listeners in this very special end-of-the-year mailbag episode. He shares his thoughts on the Eastern Conference this season, the worst dresser on the 76ers, and his favorite Christmas movies.

Dec 24, 2018
Jimmy Butler on Perception vs. Reality, His Reputation, and the Juiciest Detail From His Infamous Practice | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 25)
00:51:49

JJ Redick is joined by Philadelphia 76ers shooting guard Jimmy Butler to discuss how the perception of his situation in Minnesota differed from reality (13:58), a juicy detail from his infamous practice that no one knows about (26:44), and his reputation as a player (33:21).

Dec 11, 2018
Chrissy Houlahan on Running for Congress, And1, and the Crisis of Decency | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 24)
00:45:15

JJ Redick sits down with Democratic candidate for Pennsylvania's 6th Congressional District Chrissy Houlahan to discuss her unlikely bid for Congress (02:24), running And1 (14:08), and the issues she’s focused on during the midterms (22:25).

Nov 01, 2018
Elton Brand on the Sterling-Era Clippers, His Path to GM, and Staying Off Social Media | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 23)
00:51:04

JJ Redick is joined by Philadelphia 76ers general manager Elton Brand to discuss playing for the Los Angeles Clippers when Donald Sterling owned the team (06:01), his path from NBA player to general manager (22:55), why he’s not on social media (33:51), who’s helping him as a mentor now (42:08), and, of course, Duke (43:25).

Oct 23, 2018
Dirk Nowitzki on the Keys to Longevity, Playing for One Team, and Missed Opportunities | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 22)
00:43:57

JJ Redick is joined by future Hall of Fame power forward Dirk Nowitzki to discuss the keys to longevity in the NBA (15:04), playing with the Dallas Mavericks his whole career (17:36), and Nowitzki's missed opportunities during his 21 years in the league (24:13).

Oct 11, 2018
Hasan Minhaj on Comedic Wisdom, His New Netflix Show, and the White House Correspondents' Dinner | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 21)
00:46:54

JJ Redick is joined by comedian Hasan Minhaj to discuss how the best comedians are the wisest (14:53); his new Netflix show, 'Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj’ (24:38); and what it was like to prepare and perform at the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner (29:50).

Sep 13, 2018
Kemba Walker on His Upcoming Free Agency, Feeling Underrated, and the Best Point Guards in the NBA | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 20)
00:36:39

JJ Redick is joined by Charlotte Hornets point guard and New York native Kemba Walker to discuss his upcoming free agency (02:25), feeling underrated (23:45), and the best point guards in the league (28:13).

Aug 23, 2018
Mo Bamba on Pre-draft Lessons, Coach Clifford's Quizzes, and the Importance of IG Workout Videos (Ep. 19)
00:58:01

JJ Redick is joined by the Magic's 2018 lottery pick and New York native Mo Bamba to discuss his maturation during the NBA draft process, lessons learned during summer league, fitting into the modern NBA, working with the other young players in Orlando, and the culture of posting offseason workout videos.

Aug 16, 2018
NBA (Offseason) Mailbag | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 18)
00:57:09

JJ Redick answers questions from the listener(s) in this very special Hamptons mailbag episode, including what team won the offseason, Ben Simmons's TMZ lifestyle, and who his starting five would be to survive on a deserted island.

Jul 26, 2018
Missy Robbins on Williamsburg, Cooking for the Obamas, and Enjoying the Process | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 17)
01:03:14

JJ Redick sits down with chef Missy Robbins to discuss opening a restaurant in Williamsburg (01:52), cooking for the Obama family (35:13), and learning to enjoy the process (42:16).

Jul 19, 2018
Donovan Mitchell on His Rookie Campaign, the Worst NBA Cities, and His Desire to Give Back (Ep. 16)
00:57:44

JJ Redick sits down with rookie sensation Donovan Mitchell to discuss taking the NBA by storm in his first season (9:00), reasons to love living in Utah, his desire to be drafted by Michael Jordan (17:00), what it would mean to win Rookie of the Year (24:05), the obsession with rewatching film from the playoffs (36:00), and ways to improve his game in year two.

Jun 21, 2018
Seth Meyers on Late-Night Rivalries, Comedy in the Age of Trump, and Giving Birth in a Lobby | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 15)
00:56:06

JJ Redick sits down with 'Late Night' host Seth Meyers to discuss his varying forms of sports fandom (4:00), the need for comedic stat lines after a show (22:00), the many pitfalls of social media reliance (28:00), and trying to make late-night TV fun (40:00).

Jun 14, 2018
Michele Roberts on Cavs-Warriors IV, Player Freedom, and the One-and-Done Rule | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 14)
00:43:54

JJ Redick sits down with National Basketball Players Association executive director Michele Roberts to discuss fan backlash over another NBA Finals featuring the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors (04:10), why NBA players have more freedom to express themselves (09:45), and what the NCAA, the NBA, and the NBPA are doing about the one-and-done rule in college basketball (40:16).

Jun 01, 2018
Omar Raja on Creating ‘House of Highlights,’ 'Fortnite,' and Cultural Relevancy | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 13)
00:42:47

JJ Redick sits down with ‘House of Highlights’ creator Omar Raja to discuss the origins of the popular Instagram feed (4:29), the impressive influence of the feed on the NBA (16:06), and relating basketball culture to culture at large (27:29).

May 25, 2018
Brian Koppelman on His Creative Process, Mental Health in the NBA, and NBA Players Loving ‘Billions’ | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 12)
00:57:06

JJ Redick sits down with ‘Billions’ creator Brian Koppelman to talk about the creation of ‘Billions’ (06:30), how people in the finance world reacted to the show (20:00), rooting for Duke (24:00), and NBA players loving ‘Billions’ (32:15).

Apr 13, 2018
A Very Special Mailbag Episode | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 11)
00:58:51

JJ Redick answers questions from the listener in this very special mailbag episode, including what he thinks the best leadership traits are, if he’ll ever touch a basketball after he retires, and what the biggest difference between playing with veterans and playing with younger players is.

Apr 06, 2018
Ray Allen on His Basketball Philosophy, Life After the NBA, and Acting in 'He Got Game' | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 10)
00:46:15

JJ Redick sits down with retired basketball star Ray Allen to talk about sticking to a routine (6:45), navigating the expectations of others while playing in the NBA (28:08), and starring in the classic basketball movie 'He Got Game' (39:35).


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Mar 30, 2018
Grant Achatz on Progressive Cuisine, Chef Rivalries, and Sustainable Cooking | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 9)
00:41:51

JJ Redick sits down with Michelin-starred chef Grant Achatz to discuss the philosophies behind progressive cuisine (4:09), competition among chefs (17:47), reconciling the high price tag on fine dining (27:41), and being humbled by working in Spain (35:05).

Mar 08, 2018
Jason Sudeikis on 'SNL' Parties and Auditioning for the Blue Man Group | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 8)
01:02:46

Actor and comedian Jason Sudeikis joins the show to discuss playing against Ty Lue in high school (7:19), trying out for the Blue Man Group (20:10), getting mistaken for Ed Helms (36:00), and what 'Saturday Night Live' parties are really like (57:08).

Feb 23, 2018
M. Night Shyamalan on Representing Philadelphia, Viewing Basketball Through an Emotional Lens, and What Motivates Him to Make Movies | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 7)
00:55:52

JJ Redick sits down with film director M. Night Shyamalan to talk about representing Philadelphia (5:24), viewing the game of basketball through an emotional lens (8:49), the two narratives about his career (25:34), and tricking yourself into emotional confidence (38:00).

Feb 15, 2018
T.J. McConnell on Being an Unlikely Hero, Bringing the Grit, and Player-Coach Relationships | The JJ Redick Podcast (Ep. 6)
00:37:37

JJ Redick sits down with his Philadelphia 76ers teammate T.J. McConnell to discuss being an unlikely hero of the Process (4:14), his unconventional journey to the NBA (7:14), and developing as a young player on a team without veterans (20:14). Then, they discuss McConnell’s basketball superpower (26:30), playing under 76ers head coach Brett Brown (31:24), and their mutual love of wine (35:31).

Feb 01, 2018
Thierry Henry on Basketball vs. Soccer, Sports Intelligence, and the Beauty of Passing (Ep. 5)
00:46:54

JJ Redick sits down with retired soccer superstar Thierry Henry to discuss NBA fandom in Europe (5:01), the differences between basketball and soccer (9:51), and the importance of intelligence for athletes (15:22). Then, they discuss the improvements that youth sports programs can make (30:34), dealing with the burdens of being a goal scorer (34:41), and the value of everything that leads up to a goal (39:01).

Jan 18, 2018
Kyrie Irving on Conspiracy Theories, Tightening His Handle, and Going to the Celtics (Ep. 4)
00:50:45

JJ Redick sits down with Boston Celtics superstar Kyrie Irving to discuss conspiracy theories (1:45), traveling in London (11:45), the connection the two share as Duke alums (14:05), and how Kyrie developed his dribbling skills (19:20). Then, they talk about mental preparations before a game (32:35), the details of Kyrie’s move to Boston (35:25), seeking out new challenges (41:40), and the unique greatness of Celtics head coach Brad Stevens (45:30).

Jan 12, 2018
Karl-Anthony Towns on NBA Unicorns, Playing For Thibs, and Athletes Speaking Out (Ep. 3)
00:56:01

JJ Redick sits down with Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns to discuss the innate drive to improve (1:44), the evolution of big men in the age of "unicorns" (9:45), playing under Tom Thibodeau (27:19), meticulous self-care routines for NBA players (35:49), and the role of athletes in social activism (47:19).

Dec 13, 2017
James Corden on Pre-Performance Rituals, American Sports Fandom, and Musical Comedy (Ep. 2)
00:55:32

JJ Redick is joined by ‘The Late Late Show’ host James Corden to discuss the importance of routines for performers (2:00), finding happiness in Hollywood (14:30), and getting into American sports (23:30). Then, they discuss balancing political material in the show (30:00) and incorporating music into comedy (44:00).

Dec 06, 2017
Joel Embiid on the Process Sixers and Social Media Stardom (Ep. 1)
00:39:18

JJ Redick is joined by the Philadelphia 76ers’ Joel Embiid to discuss managing his larger-than-life social media presence (5:00), learning to play basketball in Cameroon (16:29), realizing his own talent (21:06), and adjusting to the NBA lifestyle (30:57).

Nov 29, 2017
The J.J. Redick Podcast Promo
00:00:49

J.J. Redick of the Philadelphia 76ers interviews some of the biggest names in basketball—including his teammates!—and many other celebrities. It’s an inside look at life in the NBA and conversations with people who interest Redick the most.


Nov 27, 2017