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A comparison of 2021 lottery picks from the January mock drafts posted by Jeremy Woo at Sports Illustrated, BR’s Jonathan Wasserman, The Athletic’s Sam Vecenie, and our friends at Tankathon.… Continue reading [NBA Draft]: Mock Draft Comparison, January 2021
First round selectiosn from the Jonathan Givony and Mike Schmitz 2022 mock draft posted in late December. … Continue reading [NBA Draft]: 2022 ESPN/Draft Express Mock Draft
Although there doesn’t appear to be much in common between Gordon Hayward and Marvin Bagley, there is one important lesson we can learn that may help the Kings navigate moving forward.… Continue reading [Trade Talk]: A Lesson Learned From the Hayward/Bagley Conundrum
In the January 11th, Posted Up pod with Chris Haynes, Yahoo Sports colleague, Vincent Goodwill comes with strong intel on what might really be happening with the Ben Simmons situation in Philly after a bizarre sequence of events…… Continue reading [Quotable]: Yahoo’s Vincent Goodwill on Why Ben Simmons May Actually Be Missing Time for the Sixers
[Quotable]: Zach Lowe on Steph Curry and the Difference Between Superstar ‘Floor Raisers’ and ‘Ceiling Raisers’
Very interesting question’s raised by Zach Lowe on the December 28th Lowe Post pod with 538’s Chris Herring, as they analyzed the early season struggles of the Golden State Warriors.… Continue reading [Quotable]: Zach Lowe on Steph Curry and the Difference Between Superstar ‘Floor Raisers’ and ‘Ceiling Raisers’
The Hollinger & Duncan NBA Show take home the 2020 award with their stellar coverage of what was a surreal NBA season for all.… Continue reading The Distillery’s Slightly Prestigious 2020 Podcast of the Year Award Winner
Important intel for frustrated fans of lottery teams who picked 3 through 11 that seemed to slip through the cracks during a post-draft Lowe Post podcast.… Continue reading [Quotable]: ESPN’s Jonathan Givony on Haliburton Pressuring Lottery Teams Not to Pick Him
A comparison of 2021 lottery picks from the ‘way too early’ mock drafts posted by Jonathan Givony at ESPN/Draft Express, BR’s Jonathan Wasserman, The Athletic’s Sam Vecenie, and our friends at Tankathon. … Continue reading [NBA Draft]: Mock Draft Comparison, December 2020
Great point worth taking note of from Ryen Rusillo on the recent Bill Simmons ‘Over/Under Mega Preview’ pod.… Continue reading [Quotable]: Ryen Russillo on Adjusting Expectations for a League Without a Big 3
For the time being, everyone is intrigued by the thought of seeing newly acquired Russell Westbrook playing alongside Bradley Beal and the underachieving Wiz. But where could he end up if things go south?… Continue reading [Trade Talk]: If Beal Wants Out, Pels Should Be First in Line
How a healthy Romeo Langford could have helped stabilize the Celtics roster as they adjust to life with Gordon Hayward.… Continue reading [Roster Analysis]: Celtics Already Missing Romeo
Reading and listening to season previews by NBA writers this week, one thing continues to hit me like nails on a chalkboard: predicting the Jazz to be one of the strongest teams in the West and a playoff team that could catch lightning in a bottle a la Miami in the bubble.… Continue reading [Roster Analysis]: Jazz Overrated…Again.