Memphis Grizzlies public address announcer Rick Trotter stopped by the podcast, so don’t be alarmed if his voice sounds familiar to you. We look back at the Grizzlies’ playoff run, talk about the relationship between the city and the team, understand where #WhoopThatTrick came from, and discuss Grizzlies past and present, including Zach Randolph, Tony Allen, Mike Conley, Allen Iverson, Gilbert Arenas, Rudy Gay and Pau Gasol.
Entries from May 2013
May 30th, 2013 · Comments
May 29th, 2013 · Comments
In part two of my podcast with my friend Jon, we go over some five dollar ideas that includes an alternative baseball league, wedding planning boot camp and a plan to eradicate foodies and people who take phone videos at concerts.
May 28th, 2013 · Comments
My friend Jon stops by to talk about the Rob Ford situation in Toronto, the Sergio Garcia-Tiger Woods fried chicken-awkward apology followed by another apology, and we discuss some of our experiences with racism as Asians in North America.
May 24th, 2013 · Comments
Sumit Dasgupta, co-host of The Exchange, joined the podcast to discuss Starting Lineup action figures, treating sports as entertainment and making consumer choices, being a Lakers fan in Boston, the player loyalty argument as detailed by Justin Tinsley, and how the success of teams affect a city’s attitude.
May 23rd, 2013 · Comments
Former NBA player Todd MacCulloch joined the podcast to talk about growing up in Winnipeg, playing at the University Of Washington, his 2000 Summer Olympic experience with Team Canada, shares a few stories on Shaq and Iverson, his early retirement from the NBA, and his foray into competitive pinball. Also, if he was surprised he made the cover of SLAM and how he got referenced on The Chappelle Show.
May 14th, 2013 · Comments
Chris Towers of CBS Sports drops by to talk all things fantasy basketball. We look at players who were supposed to make a leap this season but didn’t, look at the prospects of guys like DeMarcus Cousins, John Wall, Bradley Beal, Paul George, Dwight Howard and much more. Also, a few minutes on Boris Diaw’s weight.
May 9th, 2013 · Comments
Eddie Maisonet returns to the podcast to chat about the Spurs-Warriors and Thunder-Grizzlies series. Also, we discuss our favorite wardrobe from high school, including my (in)famous Avirex turtleneck, and Eddie shows appreciation for Derek Fisher and throws shade at Geno Smith.
May 8th, 2013 · Comments
Andrew Ungvari returns to the podcast to catch-up on the Lakers. We chat about the season that was, the Clippers-Lakers dynamic, Magic Johnson's criticism of the team, Kobe's future, Dwight Howard's impending free agency and more.
May 5th, 2013 · Comments
I caught up with Sean Highkin of USA Today Sports last night after the conclusion of the Bulls-Nets game to recap the first round and look ahead to the Conference Semi-Finals. Also discussed: Jan Vesely, Luke Babbitt, Andrea Bargnani trade machine scenarios, Andrew Wiggins and more.