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Above The Rim Ep 53: Spicy Season

4/17/2018
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This week I'm joined by my west coast fam Baylor (@BaylorTheGreat). Host of the "BTG For President" & "Open Run With BTG" Podcast. It's NBA playoff time aka spicy season and we get you up caught up with all of the opening week action. I debut the new "On the lowest of keys" segment, & we give our takeaways from each playoff series. Definitely some usual Baylor UCLA bias, Draymond slander, which series are bum fights & more! As always rounding out the show, the “Crossover...

Duration:01:21:46

Above The Rim Ep 52: We Bout That Action

4/10/2018
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The NBA playoffs are right around the corner & it's about time. I'm riding solo this week as I'm telling you why the Houston Rockets will win the title this year, recap the season with things I've been impressed & disappointing with, & also handing out my season awards. Listen every Tuesday & leave a 5 Star Review! Twitter: @Jusblaze_513 IG:@Jusblaze513 Feedback VM #: 908.718.1592 Email: justinlee867@yahoo.com #AskAboveTheRim #AboveTheRimPodcast Learn more about your ad choices....

Duration:00:48:02

Above The Rim Ep 51: Put Up or Shut Up

3/27/2018
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This week I'm joined by my NBA sparring partner Jarv (@Chet_Ohara) Host of The Gray Area Podcast. The NBA playoffs are right around the corner and we get it cracking early! We discuss the key injuries that could impact the postseason. Plus I debut the new Above The Rim pressure cooker scale. We go down the list on the most important stars of this upcoming postseason and we rank their pressure level to win this year. And we’re not holding back! As always rounding out the show, the...

Duration:01:29:05

Above The Rim Ep 47: Hall Of Fame or Ring?

2/27/2018
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This week I’m joined by J.Mack (@nononsenseshow) from the No Nonsense Show & the ADD Sports Podcast. We dive into a multitude of topics this episode including:Dirty Zaza Pachulia.The beginning of the end of Kawhi in San Antonio?Laker roundtable questions.Would you rather be a role/decent player with a championship ring? Or a Hall of Famer without a ring?As always rounding out the show, the “Crossover Segment” Listen every Tuesday & leave a 5 Star Review! Twitter: @Jusblaze_513 SEND IN...

Duration:01:10:04

Above The Rim Ep 46: 2nd Half Views

2/20/2018
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This week I'm joined by Christine Alexis (@christineeebean) from AfterBuzz Tv. Black Panther & All-Star weekend was in full effect and this episode we dive into a multitude of topics including: Our first impressions of Black Panther. Go See It! Takeaways from the all-star weekend festivities & events. What we both are looking forward to in the 2nd half of the season. A team we are concerned with & a team who may surprise this season. As always rounding out the show, the “Crossover...

Duration:01:01:30

Above The Rim Ep 45: Wheeling & Dealing

2/13/2018
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This week i'm joined by Brandon Scoop B Robinson (@ScoopB). Managing editor and columnist for Respect Magazine & also host of "Scoop B Radio". GM Lebron & the Cavs gave us a glorious trade deadline day and this episode we dive into a multitude of topics including: Kristaps Porzingis acl tear and what it means for NYC. What do these new Cavs additions bring to the table for this championship run? The tough road for Isaih Thomas and if he can resurrect his career in LA. Our All-Star...

Duration:00:51:44

Above The Rim Ep 44: No Loyalty Bihh

2/6/2018
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This week i'm joined by my west coast fam Baylor (@BaylorTheGreat). Host of the "BTG For President" & "Open Run With BTG" Podcast. Loyalty is at an all-time low in the NBA following the Blake Griffin trade. This episode we dive into a multitude of topics including: If players need to show loyalty anymore & how it's over in today's NBA. Greek Freak vs The Klaw... Who's more valuable? Is Draymond a hall of famer? Our differing views on how we value his game. A segment on who's more...

Duration:01:14:06

Above The Rim Ep 43: Speculation Season

1/30/2018
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This week i'm joined by my Louisville fam Teddy D (@Teddy_D_). Host of 3 dope shows, “The Why Not Podcast, BAP Politics & also The Black Astronauts podcast." The NBA is all about speculation and this episode we dive into a multitude of topics including: Cavaliers Dysfunction, Blake Griffin to Detroit, J Kidd being fired and the decline of black coaches. We also discuss if the NBA has a "image problem"? In a hilarious section we give out our all-time goon teams! As always rounding out...

Duration:01:05:18

Above The Rim Ep 42: College Hoops

1/16/2018
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This week I'm joined by Gabe (@AllDaySportTalk) from the "All Day Hoops Talk" podcast. This episode we dive into the college life as we talk all things NCAA. Should college athletes get paid? Are team execs hesitant to draft a foreign player #1 overall? We give our thoughts on the 1 & done rule, and our top college prospects. As always rounding out the show, the “Crossover Segment” Listen every Tuesday & leave a 5 Star Review! Twitter: @Jusblaze_513 Feedback Voicemail #:...

Duration:01:00:25

Above The Rim Ep 38: The Best Backcourts

12/5/2017
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This week i'm joined by Chris, (@BrothersLehman) from The Brothers Lehman Sports Happy Hour Podcast. This week we discuss the San Antonio Spurs, the returns of Tony Parker & Kawhi, and do the Spurs have enough to win the west? Who are the best backcourts in the NBA today? How about all-time? We rank our top 5. As always rounding out the show, the “Crossover Segment” Listen every Tuesday & leave a 5 Star Review! Twitter: @Jusblaze_513 Feedback Voicemail #: 908.718.1592 Email:...

Duration:01:00:04

Above The Rim Ep 37: Showtime Vs The Process

11/28/2017
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This week i'm joined by Devin (@mr_highyellow) from the According2Sources podcast repping Chicago. This episode we discuss two talented young cores in the NBA that's generated a ton of fanfare, the 76ers & the Lakers. We analyze which one we would pick in the short & long term, our concerns about the roster and more! We also discuss the sad Derrick Rose news about his potential retirement. As always rounding out the show, the “Crossover Segment” Listen every Tuesday & leave a 5 Star...

Duration:01:02:38

Above The Rim Ep 36: Talk About It

11/21/2017
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This week i’m riding solo as i open the "Talk About It" voicemail line! I want to thank everyone who called in and left a VM. I appreciate the feedback and I answer all questions from the Above The Rim family! I also discuss the return of the point gawd CP3, and the sliding Clippers that he left behind. I thought the Clippers were better without Chris Paul? I guess they jumped the gun on that statement. Rounding out the show are listener shout-outs from the Above The Rim family! Listen...

Duration:00:53:28

Above The Rim Ep 35: Knickstape Revival?

11/14/2017
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This week I’m joined by my good friend and founder of the Simeon's House Organization Hakim Constantine. (@professor_ock) This new look Knicks team has NYC buzzing with their hot start to the season. This week’s topics include: How has Kristaps Porzingis taken his game to another level and improved this year? Was Melo holding him back? Can KP carry a team? Are you starting your franchise with KP, KAT, Giannis, or AD? Playoff bound Knicks? Our thoughts on the Nike NBA hoodies & the...

Duration:01:07:11

Above The Rim Ep 34: Pressure Burst Pipes

10/31/2017
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This week I'm joined by Ben Sudderth (@BS3Sports), host of the "BS3 Sports Show" out of Dallas, Texas. This week's topics include: Lavar the prophet? Scott Brooks has positive words about Lavar's parenting. What makes an effective leader in today's NBA? What traits must they have? Which players have the most pressure on them this season? As always rounding out the show, the infamous "Crossover Segment". Listen every Tuesday & leave a 5 Star Review! #AboveTheRim Twitter:...

Duration:00:56:14

Above The Rim Ep 33: Opening Week Views

10/24/2017
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This week I’m joined by Erika Fernandez (@CurlsAndSports), sports journalist for Black Sports Online & also Co-Host of “The Update Podcast”. Join us this episode as we recap NBA opening week! We discuss our early season takeaways including injuries, Lonzo Ball scrutiny, Cavs rotation issues, and OKC observations. As always rounding out the show, the infamous "Crossover Segment". Listen every Tuesday & leave a 5 Star Review! #AboveTheRim Twitter: @jusblaze_513 Email:...

Duration:00:42:24

Above The Rim Ep 32: Season Awards & Bold Predictions

10/17/2017
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This week I’m joined by friend of the show Damo, as well as Dennis Evans (@DennisEvans24). Join us this episode as we get you ready for NBA opening week! We each give our bold predictions for the upcoming season, and discuss our picks for the NBA Season Awards. As always rounding out the show, the infamous "Crossover Segment". Listen every Tuesday & leave a 5 Star Review! #AboveTheRim Twitter: @jusblaze_513 Email: justinlee867@yahoo.com

Duration:00:59:12

Above The Rim Ep 31: Value, Assets & The Young Guns

10/10/2017
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This week I’m joined by Tim Thompkins (@RadioTimNBA) of the "Drive & Dish Podcast" and the "Suns Solar Panel Podcast" coming out of Jacksonville, Florida. Join us this episode as we discuss the following topics: What holds more value in the league, Elite Veteran Talent or Elite Young Talent? Does an "untouchable asset" still exist in today's NBA? We also discuss the young stars of the NBA and if they will progress or regress this season. As always rounding out the show, the infamous...

Duration:01:09:04

Above The Rim Ep 30: Northwest Division Preview

10/3/2017
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This week I’m joined by Rory Mitchell, (@RoryEGN) host of "The Mitchell Report Unleashed" Podcast coming out of Ontario, Canada. Join us this episode as we preview & breakdown each team roster from the Northwest division. We also talk D-Wade to the Cavs & More! As always rounding out the show, the infamous "Crossover Segment". Listen on Itunes, & Stitcher every Tuesday & leave a 5 Star Review! #AboveTheRim Twitter: @jusblaze_513 Email: justinlee867@yahoo.com

Duration:01:17:19

Above The Rim Ep 29: Atlantic & Pacific Division Preview

9/26/2017
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This week I’m joined by Ray Jarvis, (@Chet_Ohara) host of "The Gray Area". Join us this episode as we preview & breakdown each team roster from the Atlantic & Pacific division. We also talk NBA media day, Lame KD's twitter antics & More! As always rounding out the show, the infamous "Crossover Segment". Listen on Itunes, & Stitcher every Tuesday & leave a 5 Star Review! #AboveTheRim Twitter: @jusblaze_513 Email: justinlee867@yahoo.com

Duration:01:26:42

Above The Rim Ep 28: Southeast Division Preview

9/19/2017
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This week I’m joined by Teddy D (@Teddy_D_) host of "The Why Not Podcast" & "The Black Astronauts Podcast". Join us this episode as we preview & breakdown each team roster from the Southeast division giving out positives, concerns and predictions. We also talk BBB, Kobe's jersey retirement, ESPN rankings & more! As always rounding out the show, the infamous "Crossover Segment". Listen on Itunes, & Stitcher every Tuesday & leave a 5 Star Review! #Trakhaus Twitter: @jusblaze_513 Email:...

Duration:01:13:19

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