The Starters NBA Podcast
Mon. Sep. 15: FIBA Finals Recap09/15/14
On today's show, The Starters discuss Team USA's World Cup gold medal performance, FIBA's All-Tournament Team, which players impressed the most, and whether USA Basketball should stop sending NBA players to international competitions.
Fri. Sep. 12: FIBA Finals Preview
On today's show, The Starters breakdown the upcoming FIBA World Cup Final between the US and Serbia. What is Serbia's only chance to beat the Americans? Can Faried continue his rebounding dominance? Could Spain have won it all? All that, plus Tas'...
The Great Hall Of Fame Debate
The Starters debate which current and recently retired NBA players should make the Hall of Fame with a focus on Vince Carter, Shawn Marion, and Derek Fisher.
Sun. July 20: The Rice Is Right
On Sunday'slive show from Samsung NBA Summer League, The Starters talk to Wizards guard/forward Glen Rice Jr. about winning MVP honors, his rebounding, and learning from Paul Pierce. That, plus we play "Name That Junior" with him, discuss the All-NBA...
Sat. July 19: Fox After Dark
On today's show, The Starters talk to Rick Fox about his new NBA TV show, his experience at Summer League, and his many hair styles. All that, plus the greatest Summer League game off all time. Maybe.
Fri. July 18: Desert Bones
On today's live show from Samsung NBA Summer League, NBATV's own Brent Barry joins us to discuss the Wiggins-for-Love rumors, his salad hair, and to play a little game of Hedbanz — Vegas edition.
Thu. July 17: The Hardaway
On today's show, Tim Hardaway Jr. joins The Starters on set to build his NBA.com bio. What's his pet peeve? What's his go-to karaoke song? If he owned a yacht, what would he name it? All that, plus Wiggins for Love rumors, summer league highlights,...
On today's show, The Starters put Lakers' rookie Julius Randle to the test as he plays "Kobe Superfan Trivia Challenge." All that, plus Lance Stephenson's surprise move to Charlotte, Summer League highlights, and Adam Silver's mid-season tournament...
Tue. July 15: Trey vs. Trey
On today's show, Utah Jazz guard Trey Burke faces off against Trey Kerby in a battle of wits, endurance, and skill. All that, plus Dirk heads back to Dallas, Wade re-ups in Miami, and Doug McDermott continues to impress at Summer League.
Mon. July 14: Number Two Buckaroo
On today's show, live from Samsung NBA Summer League, Jabari Parker visits the set to discuss facing off against Andrew Wiggins, being coached by Jason Kidd, and his quest to find a lost civilization. All that, plus USA Basketball's roster, Nerlens...
Sun. July 13: Let There Be Cake
Live from Samsung NBA Summer League, The Starters are joined by Wolves guard Alexey Shved to play a little game called "Change This Face." They also discuss Chandler Parsons' payday, Luol Deng heading to Miami, Paul Pierce's legacy, and all the...
Sat. July 12: The Dante Exum Show
Live from Samsung NBA Summer League, The Starters are joined by Utah Jazz rookie and Leigh Ellis' Aussie brother, Dante Exum. They also break down Pau's move to the Midwest, Melo's return to New York, and the rest of another busy day in free agency.
Fri. July 11: 'Bron, Bosh, VSL
On Friday's episode of The Starters — live from NBA Summer League in Vegas — the guys discuss LeBron James' decision to return home, Chris Bosh gettin' paid, the Lakers busy day, the Wiggins/Parker matchup, and the 76ers' Orlando Summer League title....
Fri. June 27: NBA Draft Recap
On Friday's episode of The Starters, the guys discuss anything and everything about the 2014 NBA Draft, including how happy Andrew Wiggins and Julius Randle were to end up where they did, if the Sixers are tanking too hard and Noah Vonleh's perfect...
Thu. June 26: NBA Draft Preview
On Thursday's episode of The Starters, the guys discuss key questions heading into tonight's NBA Draft, the Knicks/Mavericks six-player deal, why the Rockets traded Omer Asik to the Pelicans, and Arron Afflalo heading back to Denver. That, plus our...
Fri. June 20: Rip Up Those Mock Drafts
On Friday's episode of The Starters, the guys discuss the Joel Embiid injury and its effect on next week's NBA Draft. That, plus reserves ready for a starting role, Aussie Rules, the Charlotte Hornets' new uniforms, and Leigh's most memorable Game 6...
Wed. June 18: Futurama
On Wednesday's episode of The Starters, the guys discuss LeBron's new decision, the Kyle Lowry/Heat rumors, whether Tim Duncan returns, and if the Spurs can keep unrestricted free agents like Boris Diaw and Patty Mills. That, plus Trey plays a game of...
Mon. June 16: NBA Finals, Game 5
On Monday's live episode of The Starters, the guys discuss whether this was the best Spurs team of all-time, Kawhi Leonard's Finals MVP trophy, Manu's sweet redemption, where LeBron and the Heat go from here, and the most impressive postseason...
Fri. June 13: NBA Finals, Game 4
On Friday's live episode of The Starters, we recap Game 4 of the Finals, debate the series MVP (so far), and wonder what in the world LeBron is thinking right now about his team and immediate future. That, plus TD records, Tweet of the Week,...
Thu. June 12: Chuck and Jimmy
On Thursday's live episode of The Starters, we preview Game 4 of the Finals, Trey interviews NBA superfan Jimmy Goldstein, and Charles Barkley joins us live from the American Airlines Arenas to discuss the Melo-to-Miami rumors and to play a crazy game...
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