Deep Dive Series continues with @theweaz the Magic and Nuggets:
0:30 - Love shown for Mike Malone for his appearance on the Lowe Post.
2:10 - Orlando Magic previews begins.
25:00 - Our predictions on the Magic's record differ by 15 games!
27:00 - Denver Nuggets preview begins.
44:00 - A discussion on Yi Jianlian signing with the Lakers and potential ulterior motives from the Kardashian family.
49:00 - Quick Olympic basketball discussion.
Tim and Kevin (@theweaz) are back, this time previewing the upcoming seasons for the Wizards and the Mavericks.
1:30 - Discussion on the offseason "bickering" between Wall and Beal.
9:00 - Does the surrounding cast fit around Wall and Beal?
21:30 - The Scott Brooks hire and his potential impact as a calming influence on this Wizards team.
26:00 - Will Harrison Barnes fit with the Mavericks and co-exist with Rick Carlisle?
31:00 - Props given to Dirk and Mark Cuban for getting Dirk back on the Mavericks and taking care of him.
39:00 - Discussing Andrew Bogut, the rest of the surrounding cast in Dallas and how the Mavericks medical staff is very good at their jobs.
First podcast with Tim McDonough (@timmcdunna) and Kevin Harrigan (@theweaz) talking NBA and movies.
0:00 – Intros
2:00 – How Do you play the Warriors? What potential lineups can work?
9:35 – A discussion about Steven Adams growing up in New Zealand…
“more refined Gronkowski’s”.
11:35 – Are the Clippers in the mix in the West?
17:00 – Should we make a Robert Swift documentary?
19:00 – Game previews for this week. Covering Miami, Denver, Utah, Portland and Boston among others.
38:55 – An appreciation of hoops players from Washington.
40:00 – Nicholas Cage and Allen Iverson…same career?
42:25 – Kevin reveals the first NBA player fined for violating the dress code rules. Not who you expect.
45:50 – Nicholas Cage, huge overseas?
48:30 – Hanging out with Michael Bay, a villain from an 80’ ski movie.
Tim and Kevin open the show by previewing some upcoming NBA games this week and discussing how difficult it is sometimes to have original opinions about the NBA with Twitter and social media. Then, the main event: they break down the top five teams in each conference that you would want on your side in a street fight. Spoiler: Memphis is involved.
0:00 - Show opens with some Zack Snyder shade.
1:30 - Outline of Thunder at Pistons on Tuesday, March 29th. Reggie Jackson revenge game?
15:10 - Outline of Hawks at Raptors on Wednesday, March 30th. What has keyed the Hawks turnaround?
27:00 - Outline of Celtics at Trail Blazers on Thursday, March 31st. How fun would a Miami / Celtics Playoff series be?
38:00 - Chris Kaman / "Deliverance" fan fiction for your listening pleasure.
40:00 - Breakdown of Buddy Hield, Brice Johnson and Domantas Sabonis, including the recap of a Buddy Hield / Musberger moment that was some of the finest television of the year.
53: 00 - Discussion on college coaches and the hypocrisy of the coaches that leave vs. coaches that stay at strong mid-major jobs.
0:00 – An opening discussing what Steph Curry’s injury means for the Warriors and the ethics of NBA teams when it comes to injuries.
8:40 – Why traditional stats are not as important when it comes to contract talks and why that benefits organizations that have transparency between the coaching staff and players.
11:40 – A deep dive on Trail Blazers – Clippers…recorded before the Chris Paul injury.
18:20 – Mavericks as the gold standard when it comes to “going for it”.
19:30 – An apology to Enes Kanter
27:00 – A thank you to Ty Lue for actually playing his best lineup
30:00 – Deep dive on Boston – Atlanta and the emerging Schroder – Boston beef.
33:00 – The ethics on flopping
41:00 – Results vs. Process
44:00 – Steve Clifford and adjustments
46:00 – Raps – Pacers, and who pays DeMar DeRozan
49:00 – MORE THIBS FAN FICTION
(Taped May 10th) Tim and Kevin (@theweaz) cover Steph Curry's historic overtime scoring spree, Spurs / Thunder, whether Miami or Toronto stands a chance against Cleveland in the Eastern Conference Finals and sympathize with the dude on the Thunder who has to pick up their postgame food.
Tim (@timmcdunna) and Kevin (@theweaz) preview NBA games this week (Rockets / Thunder, Bucks / Cavaliers, Clippers / Trail Blazers), rant about Kurt Rambis, break down the favorites in both conferences and give props to the straw that stirs the drink, Boris Diaw.
Rapping with @theweaz:
Broad topics include previewing Heat / Pistons (4/5) and Spurs / Warriors (4/7), rebuilding the Nets and discussing the playoff picture.
Also discussed: Fake trades, potential hipster love of Derrick Rose, the generational divide of eurosteps and "Old Man Fundamentals".