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Skip and King bring you basketball talk from a Toronto perspective. Every Wednesday, we recap the week that was for the Raptors and do a shootaround on some hot NBA topics.

Skip and King bring you basketball talk from a Toronto perspective. Every Wednesday, we recap the week that was for the Raptors and do a shootaround on some hot NBA topics.
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Canada

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Skip and King bring you basketball talk from a Toronto perspective. Every Wednesday, we recap the week that was for the Raptors and do a shootaround on some hot NBA topics.

Twitter:

@dougiejays

Language:

English


Episodes

The NBA Loses Its Mind!

7/10/2019
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In the final episode of the season, Skip and King cover the offseason chaos highlighted by Kawhi's big move to the Clippers and his recruitment of Paul George. We also touch on AD to the Lakers, KD/Kyrie to the Nets, Jimmy Buckets to the Heat, Kemba to the Celtics, Horford to the Sixers, and D'Angelo Russell to the Warriors. Audio: http://www.buzzsprout.com/276347 Simon’s website: www.simonbroder.com Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays To The Point...

Duration:00:31:17

Free Agent Frenzy

6/19/2019
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Skip and King discuss the upcoming free agent frenzy, speculating on how Golden State's injuries change the NBA landscape and whether Kawhi will come back. We also touch on the Anthony Davis and Mike Conley trades. Audio: http://www.buzzsprout.com/276347 Simon’s website: www.simonbroder.com Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays To The Point Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothepointraptors/ To The Point...

Duration:00:22:19

We Are The Champions!

6/19/2019
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Skip and King recover their bearings in the wake of the Raptors' championship. We discuss various aspects of the parade on Monday, including Marc Gasol's antics, the needless gun violence, and Kawhactus Guy. We also briefly touch on Game Six and what went into the Toronto's series victory. Audio: http://www.buzzsprout.com/276347 Simon’s website: www.simonbroder.com Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays To The Point Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothepointraptors/ To...

Duration:00:20:22

Raps try to send Oracle off in style

6/13/2019
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Skip and King discuss what went down in Game Five of the NBA Finals and give our predictions for Game Six. Topics include KD, what went wrong down the stretch, and the huge disparity in threes. Audio: http://www.buzzsprout.com/276347 Simon’s website: www.simonbroder.com Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays To The Point Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothepointraptors/ To The Point YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_rn_C9_fUh31yrG4Da7yNw To The Point...

Duration:00:18:42

Will The Flag Fly Tonight?

6/10/2019
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Skip and the King discuss the NBA Finals ahead of Game 5 and wonder whether the Raps can bring home the title tonight. We talk KD's return, the Raps' dominant defense and what made this Raptors team come together. Audio: http://www.buzzsprout.com/276347 Simon’s website: www.simonbroder.com Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays To The Point Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothepointraptors/ To The Point Insta: https://www.instagram.com/t.o._the_point/ To the Point...

Duration:00:19:15

Finals Checkup: A 1-1 Series and a Boatload of Injuries

6/5/2019
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Skip and King recap the first two games of the Finals and wonder what's ahead as the series shifts to Golden State. Audio: http://www.buzzsprout.com/276347 Simon’s website: www.simonbroder.com Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays To The Point Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_rn_C9_fUh31yrG4Da7yNw To The Point Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothepointraptors/ To The Point Insta: https://www.instagram.com/t.o._the_point/ Buy "Running the Point" on...

Duration:00:27:36

Bring on the Champs - A Finals Preview and NBA Shootaround

5/29/2019
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Skip, King and Andrew do a quick Finals preview, including defensive assignments and predictions. We then do a shootaround discussing some hot topics from around the NBA, including: -Why isn't King a Raptors fan? -Would Dwane Casey have the Raps in the Finals? -Was Phil Jackson or Magic Johnson a worse executive? Audio: http://www.buzzsprout.com/276347 Simon’s website: www.simonbroder.com Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays To the Point...

Duration:00:41:54

This Magic Moment - Raptors Advance to NBA Finals

5/29/2019
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Simon and Brian bring back Andrew Reece to discuss what it means for Toronto to finally represent the East in the NBA Finals. We also break down what went right against the Bucks, including the defensive wall, Kawhi Leonard going off at both ends of the floor, and a return to form from Kyle Lowry. Audio: http://www.buzzsprout.com/276347 Simon’s website: www.simonbroder.com Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays To the Point...

Duration:00:32:40

California Dreaming

5/22/2019
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Skip and the King wonder whether we should just hand the championship trophy to the Warriors already. We also discuss the Lakers' chaos after Magic's interview and talk potential Clippers free agent targets in KD and Kawhi. Audio: http://www.buzzsprout.com/276347 Simon’s website: www.simonbroder.com Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays To The Point Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothepointraptors/ To The Point Insta: https://www.instagram.com/t.o._the_point/ Buy...

Duration:00:27:38

3 Games, 2 Superstars, 1 Eastern Conference Champ

5/22/2019
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Skip and the King discuss the first four games of an Eastern Conference Finals that is suddenly tied 2-2. We talk about Toronto's breakout game in Game Four, players figuring out how to excel in their roles, Kawhi's apparent leg injury, and what to expect in the last 3 games of the series. To The Point YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_rn_C9_fUh31yrG4Da7yNw Simon’s website: www.simonbroder.com Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays To The Point...

Duration:00:32:30

Raps Recap - Kawhi looks Jordanesque as the Raps put Sixers on the brink

5/8/2019
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Simon and Brian cover a seesaw week for the Raptors which saw them get embarrassed in Philly, face a potentially franchise-altering Game 4, and then hit back with a dominant Game 5 win. We talk about Joel Embiid's airplanes and mysterious illnesses, Kawhi's historical dominance and some big men stepping up for Toronto. Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays To The Point Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothepointraptors/ To The Point...

Duration:00:34:49

Playoff Roundup - West Coast, Best Coast

5/1/2019
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Skip and King discuss the three non-Raptors second round series, arguing over who will win the Boston-Milwaukee series and explaining why we both expect to see a Golden State-Denver Western Conference Final. Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays To The Point Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothepointraptors/ To The Point Insta: https://www.instagram.com/t.o._the_point/ Buy "Running the Point" on...

Duration:00:27:25

Russ Side Story

4/24/2019
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Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays Reece Real Talk Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/696259610744076/ To The Point Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothepointraptors/ To The Point Insta: https://www.instagram.com/t.o._the_point/ Buy "Running the Point" on Amazon: https://www.amazon.ca/Running-Point-Simon-Broder/dp/1642614742/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=running+the+point&qid=1556154568&s=gateway&sr=8-1

Duration:00:27:04

Raps Recap - Goodbye Orlando, Hello Philly

4/24/2019
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Skip and the King bring on Andrew Reece to recap Toronto's dismantling of the Orlando Magic and look ahead towards a second round series with Philly. Simon's Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/dougiejays Reece Real Talk Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/696259610744076/ To The Point Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothepointraptors/ To The Point Insta: https://www.instagram.com/t.o._the_point/ Buy "Running the Point" on...

Duration:00:23:05

Playoff Checkup - Wild Wild West

4/18/2019
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Skip and the King check in on all 8 playoff series after 1-2 games, evaluating which series are going the way that we expected and which ones have taken a turn. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tothepointraptors Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/t.o._the_point/ Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=65iTxnLxcGA&feature=youtu.be

Duration:00:28:03

Skip & King Reveal Their Playoff Brackets

4/13/2019
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As promised on Wednesday, in this short episode Skip and King announce their brackets for the 2019 postseason.

Duration:00:07:13

Raps Recap - Wrapping Up The Regular Season

4/10/2019
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Simon and Brian recap a 3-1 week that tested the Toronto's mettle against potential playoff opponents and cemented home court advantage for the Raptors in any potential Finals matchup. We cover an easy win over the Nets, another Jeremy Lamb heartbreaker, an overtime thriller against Miami, and snoozefest of a final game against the Timberwolves. Links: http://simonbroder.com Youtube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UcnQtE-Zvto

Duration:00:15:41

Raps Recap - The Shot Heard Round North Carolina (with Andrew Reece)

4/3/2019
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Simon and Brian bring on special guest Andrew Reece to recap the week of March 20-26, which included an insane buzzer beater from Jeremy Lamb, as well as a two-game split with OKC and an easy win over the Bulls. Andrew Reece: https://www.facebook.com/groups/69625... Skip: https://twitter.com/dougiejays King: https://twitter.com/KingHosein2

Duration:00:30:41

Raps Recap - Was This Week a Joke?

4/3/2019
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The New York Knicks are terrible, the Bulls lead the league in unpronounceable names and Orlando is good, but just not good enough. This week, the Raptors rolled to three easy wins over as they ramped up for the playoffs. Check out our audio channel at: http://www.buzzsprout.com/276347 Simon's twitter: http://twitter.com/dougiejays Brian's twitter: http://twitter.com/KingHosein2 Simon's website: http://simonbroder.com

Duration:00:22:16