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A free-flowing basketball conversation hosted by Kyle Ratke.

A free-flowing basketball conversation hosted by Kyle Ratke.
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United States

Description:

A free-flowing basketball conversation hosted by Kyle Ratke.

Twitter:

@kyle_Ratke

Language:

English


Episodes

Andrew Wiggins' Surge, Playoff Talk & An Interview With Jeff Munneke

11/13/2019
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Kyle and Julian discuss Andrew Wiggins' recent surge, where the Timberwolves fit in the Western Conference, plus, Timberwolves VP of Fan of Experience Jeff Munneke joins the pod.

Duration:00:43:06

Wolves Hot Start, KAT's Streak & More

10/30/2019
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Kyle and Julian discuss the Timberwolves' 3-0 start, Karl-Anthony Towns winning Player of the Week, and more.

Duration:00:32:35

6 Burning Questions & A Guest Appearance From Jordan Bell

10/24/2019
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Kyle and Julian answer six questions to preview the 2019-20 NBA season and later in the pod, center Jordan Bell joins to talk about why he came to Minnesota.

Duration:00:44:03

Assistant Coaches Bryan Gates & Kevin Hanson

10/21/2019
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Timberwolves assistant coaches Bryan Gates and Kevin Hanson join Kyle in Milwaukee to discuss what brought them to Minnesota, their friendship, and more.

Duration:00:27:57

Timberwolves 2019-20 Season Preview

10/11/2019
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Kyle and Julian take a look at the 2019-20 Timberwolves. How will the new culture translate to wins on the court?

Duration:00:38:09

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Brooklyn Nets

10/10/2019
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The Nets were busy during the offseason, but how much of a difference will that make for the team this season?

Duration:00:10:58

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Portland Trail Blazers

10/9/2019
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Taking a look at the Portland Trail Blazers and how their team changed after a wild postseason run in 2018-19.

Duration:00:10:03

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Phoenix Suns

9/27/2019
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Kyle and Julian take a look at the Suns, who still have a young core, but soon, they'll have to win.

Duration:00:08:50

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Memphis Grizzlies

9/18/2019
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Kyle and Julian discuss the new-look Memphis Grizzlies led by Ja Morant, Jaren Jackson Jr. and Brandon Clarke.

Duration:00:12:11

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Oklahoma City Thunder

9/17/2019
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A lot happened in Oklahoma City this offseason. Kyle and Julian discuss what life will be like after the Thunder lost their two stars.

Duration:00:12:44

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Charlotte Hornets

9/16/2019
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After moving on from Kemba Walker, it's a new era in Charlotte. Kyle and Julian discuss.

Duration:00:10:09

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | New York Knicks

9/15/2019
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Kyle and Julian discuss the New York Knicks and how the offseason might not have gone the way they wanted it to.

Duration:00:07:49

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Golden State Warriors

9/12/2019
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In this edition of The Layup Line, Kyle and Julian discuss the Warriors, and what expectations should be heading into the 2019-20 season.

Duration:00:11:33

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Indiana Pacers

9/11/2019
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The Pacers made a lot of moves this offseason, but it might not matter if Victor Oladipo isn't the same. Kyle and Julian discuss.

Duration:00:10:03

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Orlando Magic

9/10/2019
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The Magic have an identity, even if they aren't doing what the rest of the NBA is doing. Kyle and Julian discuss.

Duration:00:12:18

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Cleveland Cavaliers

9/9/2019
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With Collin Sexton and Darius Garland, the Cavaliers have two pieces for the future. But do those two pieces fit?

Duration:00:11:48

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Chicago Bulls

9/9/2019
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Kyle and Julian discuss the Chicago Bulls. The Bulls have a young and talented core, but can all the pieces fit together?

Duration:00:10:42

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Dallas Mavericks

9/3/2019
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There's Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis, but do the Mavericks have enough depth to compete in the wild West?

Duration:00:08:05

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Boston Celtics

9/3/2019
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With a revamped locker room, can the Celtics reach their potential in 2019-20?

Duration:00:08:55

2019-20 NBA Season Preview | Atlanta Hawks

8/29/2019
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The youth movement is real in Atlanta! How excited should Hawks fans be for the core of Trae Young, Kevin Huerter and the rest of this Hawks team?

Duration:00:11:53