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S2E13 - Legacies & Playoffs Preview

4/12/2019
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In this episode of the #MoBucketsPodcast, the guys get ready for the most wonderful time of the year - PLAYOFF BASKETBALL. From East to West, we run through the bracket analyzing all first round matchups. But before we do, the crew takes a moment to recap on a crazy week in the NBA. From the most heartfelt moments reflecting on the legacies of Dwyane Wade and Dirk Nowitzki, to one of the most bizarre out-of-nowhere moments from Magic Johnson. Discussion topics include: • [02:12] DWade...

Duration:01:17:24

S2E12 - And the Award Goes to...

4/4/2019
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As the season is coming to a close, the squad gets together to reflect on the highs and lows with a special segment of Mo Buckets and No Buckets Memories of the Year. No season is complete without the battle for end-of-season NBA awards. From Rookie of the Year to MVP, the guys debate their picks. And with only 3 All-NBA teams that highlight the best of the league, we discuss which players we expect to be on the fringe, and which players will be snubbed. Discussion topics include: • [04:57]...

Duration:01:27:24

S2E11 - To Max or Not to Max?

3/22/2019
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Get ready for some good banter and debate on this spicy episode of the Mo Buckets Podcast! The guys dive into the ageless San Antonio Spurs on yet another great run, as they close in on their 22nd straight playoff appearance. On the flip side, James Dolan has been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons. On the courts, notable injuries have materialized at the worst possible time. We discuss playoff implications and how teams can adjust. Behind the curtains, there’s been a heated debate...

Duration:01:32:51

S2E10 - Unhappiness in the NBA

3/7/2019
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The fellas are back to discuss the surging Orlando Magic and their quest to make the playoffs. We also take a look at the struggling Los Angeles Lakers and LeBron James. With only a 0.1% chance to make the playoffs, who is to blame for the most disappointing season of LeBron’s career? Kyrie Irving and the Boston Celtics continue their implosion amid season-long rumours and turmoil. Can they turn it around or are they destined for a first-round exit? With Commissioner Adam Silver speaking...

Duration:01:10:42

S2E9 - Trades, Signings & All-Star Predictions

2/15/2019
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The 2019 trade deadline has come and gone, and the guys get together to discuss the new look teams! But first, we check in on the hottest backcourt duo in the NBA, and give our thoughts on how the Pelicans have handled AD’s trade request. The Bucks made a power move to grab Mirotic in a 3-team trade, but the Raptors countered back in a bold way to acquire Marc Gasol. Meanwhile, the 76ers further cashed in on #TheProcess trading in their assets to form a new Big 4. And it’s the NBA All-Star...

Duration:01:05:50

S2E8 - Unicorn Special

2/4/2019
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The first major trade of 2019 is official, and the crew couldn’t leave you hanging! In this emergency pod, the guys discuss the Knicks trading the 7-foot unicorn, Kristaps Porzingis, to the Dallas Mavericks amid a flurry of drama. We give our take on the trade and discuss what's next for both franchises. We’ve recently launched our brand NEW website, providing you with a one-stop shop to find all our latest articles, analyses and podcasts. Head over and check it out:...

Duration:00:22:09

S2E7 - Red Hot Beard

1/18/2019
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After a holiday break, the gang is back for 2019 and we go in hot! The Houston Rockets have surged back into contention off the record breaking streak of a red hot James Harden. In LakerLand, things have not been so hot with LeBron injured and a struggling young core. With the season-ending injury of John Wall, the guys debate the future of the Washington Wizards, and go over potential trade opportunities for the odd man out in Dallas, Dennis Smith Jr. The all-star break is coming up fast...

Duration:01:09:10

S2E6 - Who You Taking?

12/14/2018
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The squad is back giving you another pod to step to! This week, we go over the rookie sensation, Luka Doncic, off a sensational performance in the clutch. Kyle “ZERO-FG” Lowry gets called out for his abysmal stretch. And it truly is the end of an era as we witness one last LeBron-Wade matchup, reminiscing over some of Wade’s best career moments. The Bulls are in full meltdown mode, and the guys debate who is the best prospect of the upcoming class in a RJ Barrett vs Zion Williamson matchup....

Duration:01:04:07

S2E5 - Leadership in the NBA

11/29/2018
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After an eventful few weeks in the NBA including 2 game winners from Jimmy Butler, the squad looks into how good the Sixers can be and why the Celtics have been so underwhelming. The Wizards continue to implode while the Markelle Fultz saga gets even stranger. And with all the shade being thrown in the direction of Kawhi Leonard from Coach Pop, the crew takes a deep look at what makes a good leader in today's NBA. Discussion topics include: • [01:00] Mo Buckets of the Week - Sixers...

Duration:01:17:35

S2E4 - The City of Butler-ly Love

11/15/2018
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Fresh off the press this week, the squad gives props to the Thunder on their resurgence from a tough start. The Wolves’ struggles continue, but the team aims to change the narrative through a blockbuster trade to acquire Jimmy Butler. The Lakers sign newly waived vet, Tyson Chandler. And the fellas go into a deep discussion on the impact of Father Time on aging stars, starting with the decline of Melo. Discussion topics include: • [00:45] Mo Buckets of the Week - The OKC Thunder clap back •...

Duration:01:48:23

S2E3 - Shooters Shoot

11/3/2018
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This week, the Fellas discuss the sizzlin’ Warriors and Klay’s record-breaking night, and the struggling Wizards sans Dwight Howard. Around the league, Russell Westbrook made his return, and the Timberwolves have looked out of place behind a rumour-laiden team. Not all is good in The Land, as the first coach of the 2018-2019 season was fired. Lastly, the squad runs a segment of REAL or FAKE, discussing whether certain teams can maintain their current pace. Discussion topics include: •...

Duration:01:22:41

S2E2 - Opening Week

10/26/2018
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It’s opening week in the NBA and the crew is ready to dive into the action! In this episode, we discuss the best and worst performances, anticipated debuts, and the first NBA fight of the season (ding ding ding!). The fellas also take a deep look into the standout rookies thus far, discussing their impact and future potential. Discussion topics include: • [01:13] Mo Buckets of the Week - The high-energy Raptors & surprising Nuggets • [15:03] No Buckets of the Week - LeBron and the scrambling...

Duration:01:29:33

S2E1 - 2018-19 Season Preview

10/10/2018
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Mo' Buckets Podcast is back for Season 2! The squad comes packin' with new mics and audio equipment, ready to bring more HEAT for your listening pleasure. So sit back, grab some popcorn and join us for this upcoming season - we promise it'll be our best yet! In this season opener, the team previews the biggest storylines for the upcoming year: • [2:35] LeBron & the new-look Lakers • [14:00] Kawhi in the North • [22:46] Demar’s bounce-back season • [29:58] Boogie & the defending Warriors •...

Duration:01:09:34

S1E27 - Offseason Special

7/14/2018
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In this offseason special, the crew recaps all the latest moves, signings & trades, including LeBron's Decision 3.0, Lakers' complete overhaul and Boogie joining the Champs. Other discussions include: • How good can this Lakers team be? • Which Boogie are we going to see on the Warriors? • Rockets' roller coaster offseason & latest on Clint Capela • What's next for OKC and Melo? • Will Kawhi start the season in a Spurs uniform? • Did DeAndre Jordan join the Mavs too late? • Does Devin Booker...

Duration:01:10:23

S1E26 - Swaggy Champs!

6/11/2018
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In the last episode of the season, the fellas recap all the exciting action from the NBA Finals, including KD's Finals MVP performance, Cavs' Game 1 meltdown and LeBron's hand injury. We also discuss the Warriors Dynasty and what's next for the King. We want to give a BIG thank you to everyone for rockin' with us this season and showing your support. We'll see you again in the fall! Other discussions include: • Is KD the best offensive player in the game? • Should Steph Curry have won the...

Duration:00:51:02

S1E25 - 4th Time's the Charm

5/30/2018
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This week, the crew recaps all the exciting action from the conference finals, including LeBron's Game 7 heroics over Celtics and the Rockets coming up short against Warriors. We also dig into the GOAT debate between LeBron and MJ. Ben comes through with an intriguing segment of "Fact or Fiction". Lastly, we preview the upcoming NBA Finals, including key analyses and predictions. Other discussions include: • Where does this finals milestone rank among LeBron's greatest achievements? • Did...

Duration:01:00:42

S1E24 - King of the North

5/10/2018
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This week, the fellas recap all the exciting action from round two, including the King's continued dominance over Raptors (#LeBronto) and the resilient Celtics upsetting Sixers. Following yet another disappointing Cavs sweep, we dissect the root cause of the Raptors' playoff woes and explore where they go from here. We also preview the upcoming conference finals, including predictions for the highly-anticipated HOU-GSW matchup. Other discussions include: • The evolution of LeBron and his...

Duration:00:57:02

S1E23 - On to the Next One

5/1/2018
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This week, the crew recaps all the exciting action from round one, including biggest upsets and surprises. For the disappointing teams, we explore where they go from here. The fellas also preview all 4 second-round series, including key matchups, x-factors and overall predictions. Other discussions include: • Are the Pelicans better with or without Boogie Cousins? • What the @#$&! happened to Dame and CJ?! And where do the Blazers go from here? • Did OKC choke or did the Jazz just play...

Duration:01:04:20

S1E22 - Playoffs Baby!

4/13/2018
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In this special Playoff Edition episode, the fellas breakdown all 8 first-round series, including key matchups, x-factors and overall predictions. We also discuss Andre Ingram's remarkable story of perseverance & dedication. Lastly, we tackle some tough Q&As from our listeners. Other discussions include: • The Nuggets' valiant playoff push - where do they go from here? • Will DeRozan and Lowry step up for the Raptors? • Who will be the Celtics' closer? • Will the Sixers' talent beat the...

Duration:01:02:14

S1E21 - HOF Worthy

4/2/2018
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This week, the crew discusses the streaking Sixers, including Fultz's return and Embiid's injury, Wizards' struggles, John Wall's return, injury updates and Kemba's Hornets milestone. We also look at the biggest names from the 2018 Hall of Fame class, including their career achievements and memories. In light of another consecutive league-wide 3-point record, the guys analyze how the game has evolved and whether the long ball is here to stay. Other discussions include: • How far can the...

Duration:00:53:37