Lee Jenkins of Sports Illustrated joined me to talk about his career path, his approach to profile writing, his recent piece on Jeff Teague and the Atlanta Hawks, the most challenging piece he's had to write in his career, and much more.
March 16th, 2015
February 26th, 2015
I visited Jin at a music studio in Brooklyn this week. We walked through his entire career, from growing up, to his big break on 106 & Park, to his Ruff Ryder days, to his career in Hong Kong, and to the present, where he’s still passionate about music, but also a husband, a father, and someone with a much different perspective about his career.
December 17th, 2014
Michael Pina returns to the podcast as we catch up on the NBA. We work the trade machine and I reveal the one team I have avoided watching all season. Actually, whatever, spoiler: it's the Pacers.
December 16th, 2014
Danny Bowes -- a film, theater and television critic for the Salt Lake City Weekly and NBA fan for three decades -- joined me to talk about all our favorite petty storylines in the league past and present, detoured to try and define "thinkpiece" and more. Also, Danny presents his Pat Riley theory.
December 1st, 2014
Outtakes episode: Blake Murphy and I run through some Raptors alumni, shouts to Joey Graham, and discuss other NBA topics.
December 1st, 2014
I'm joined by Blake Murphy of Raptors Republic to discuss the team's fast start, upcoming decisions on Jonas Valanciunas and Terrence Ross, DeMar DeRozan's injury, Matt Devlin, Jack Armstrong being only 51, Bruno and more.
October 30th, 2014
Evan Hughes joined me to discuss "The Trials of White Boy Rick", a story he wrote recently investigating the story of Rick Wershe, an alleged drug kingpin of Detroit in the late 1980s, and the complicated tale of how he's still in jail today.
October 27th, 2014
Final NBA preview episode. Matt Moore of CBS Sports joined me to explain reasons to get excited for all 30 teams this season.
October 24th, 2014
More NBA preview talk with Andrew Ungvari on this outtakes episode. Potential surprise playoff teams, team that might make the playoffs, Mark Cuban versus Daryl Morey, the future in Phoenix and Utah, Jason Richardson, Jason Kapono and the new financial reality in the NBA.
October 23rd, 2014
NBA Preview III. Andrew Ungvari returns to the podcast to discuss the latest round of criticism about Kobe, and look forward to the Lakers season.