Jarod and Jenna talk about the NCAA's so called "Rich Paul Rule."
Adam Silver and the NBA get serious about mental health and we discuss the NBA's All-Decade Team!
NBA coaches worried player empowerment limits their ability to plan, Melo speaks on why he's not in the league, plus we parse through David Griffin's comments on LeBron James! All that and more!
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Jarod references his piece on the "Rich Paul" rule and you can find it here.
During the All Decade team discussion, Jarod mentioned an article he wrote about Kobe Bryant. You can find it here.
Jarod and Jenna are back from vacation. They talk about LeBron James cheering on his son. Jeremy Lin hitting "rock bottom".
What's up with the FIBA World Cup? And, it's summer workout season. Are you impressed?
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Jarod and Jenna talk about the Westbrook for CP3 trade and what that means for Houston and OKC.
They check in on RJ Barrett and the conclusion of summer league.
Things get serious when they discuss ESPN's Baxter Holmes' piece on the crisis in youth basketball and finally they talk their favorite new duos in the Association.
Jarod and Jenna break down Kawhi Leonard’s decision to join the LA Clippers in free agency and the boss move of bringing Paul George with him! How does this impact the Raptors, Lakers, and Clippers?
Does Paul George bolting the OKC Thunder mean Russel Westbrook is on the trade block? Where might he go?
Then the duo give their way too early title contenders, talk early returns on summer league and give props to the best executive in the NBA!
Jarod and Jenna are back together, finally!
They recap the first three days of NBA free agency! Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving to the Brooklyn Nets. Are they the #1 team in NYC? The East? The NBA? Did the Knicks strikeout or do they have a long term plan in mind?
The Philadelphia 76ers made a choice between Jimmy Butler and Ben Simmons.
Plus, we are all waiting on Kawhi Leonard’s decision. Will he stay in the North or head to Los Angeles?
All that and so much more!
It’s only been three days and the league is topsy-turvy. So many familiar faces in new places. We break it all down with nuance and perspective. Or at least we try!
Jarod is solo again today and he asks if anyone cares about the NBA Awards? He wonders if Adam Silver should consider tinkering with the timing. He does a quick recap and makes an interesting discovery about something the top award winners share.
He then does a quick NBA Draft recap. No winners and losers, because it’s too early to tell. But he discusses moves he liked, and moves that left him confused.
Finally, Jarod does a free agency preview! He talks players, teams in the best position with the salary cap, and an interesting Kevin Love trade...
Jarod is solo today and the league is going crazy! Anthony Davis was finally traded to the Lakers. Who won the trade, Lakers or Pelicans? How will the Lakers fill out the rest of their roster? How good can the Pelicans be?
The NBA Draft is on Thursday. After Zion Williamson and Ja Morant, who will be the next selections?
There is drama in Houston, apparently Chris Paul demanded a trade and we finally celebrate the Toronto Raptors championship!
Jarod and Jenna talk about the devastating Kevin Durant injury. What did the Warriors know? Who is to blame?
They discuss the NBA Finals. The Raptors lose game 4 but still lead the series 3-2 as it shifts to Oakland for game 6.
Did the Warriors just delay the inevitable or will they force a game 7?
Plus, Jarod has a special PSA for the listeners. Why your HR department is just like a team’s medical staff...
Jarod and Jenna review the NBA Finals after two games. The series is tied 1-1 and moves to Oakland for games 3 and 4. Are The Warriors inevitable? Did the Raptors waste their chance to take hold of the series?
They break down what's happened so far, look at adjustments going forward, and predict games 3 and 4.
Plus, Rockets coaching update and have the 76ers decided between Jimmy Butler and Tobias Harris?
Jarod and Jenna break down the NBA Finals matchup between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors.
They break down key storylines for both teams, discuss “x- factors” and make series predictions.