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Sekou Smith's Hang Time Podcast (NBA.com)

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The Hang Time lines up the laces on all things NBA for your listening pleasure, 24 hours a day and 365 days a year. Your host, Sekou Smith, is ankle-deep into his second decade covering the league, having spent five years on the NBA beat at the Indianapolis Star and five more years covering the Atlanta Hawks for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Sekou joined the NBA.com family in November of 2009.

The Hang Time lines up the laces on all things NBA for your listening pleasure, 24 hours a day and 365 days a year. Your host, Sekou Smith, is ankle-deep into his second decade covering the league, having spent five years on the NBA beat at the Indianapolis Star and five more years covering the Atlanta Hawks for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Sekou joined the NBA.com family in November of 2009.
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Atlanta, GA

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NBA Digital

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The Hang Time lines up the laces on all things NBA for your listening pleasure, 24 hours a day and 365 days a year. Your host, Sekou Smith, is ankle-deep into his second decade covering the league, having spent five years on the NBA beat at the Indianapolis Star and five more years covering the Atlanta Hawks for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Sekou joined the NBA.com family in November of 2009.

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English


Episodes

NBA Fantasy Preview

10/5/2017
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Get set for your 2017-18 NBA Fantasy Drafts with NBA.com fantasy expert Matt Dagostino. We talk about Fantasy draft prep, metrics to use when evaluating players, potential sleepers, and much more. Then John Schuhmann stops by for a look at his annual GM Survey.

Duration: 00:54:03


Eastern Conference Preview with David Aldridge

9/28/2017
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David Aldridge joins to help us break down all 15 teams in the Eastern Conference after we talked West last week. We discuss the major roster turnover for Boston and Cleveland, LeBron's legacy, the continuity in Toronto, D.C., and Milwaukee, plus much more. Then John Schuhmann stops by for some East trivia.

Duration: 00:56:33


Western Conference Preview

9/21/2017
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What's changed in the West after an offseason full of movement? John Schuhmann joins us to go through the standings and preview the 2017-18 NBA season for all 15 Western Conference teams.

Duration: 00:44:18


Best Duos in the NBA?

9/14/2017
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A summer full of players on the move has resulted in some new, superstar pairings around the league. Which duo is the most dynamic? Which has the highest potential? And can any duo compete with Kevin Durant and Steph Curry in Oakland? We debate it all with John Schuhmann.

Duration: 00:23:37


Tracy McGrady talks Hall of Fame, NBA career & more

9/7/2017
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NBA legend Tracy McGrady joins the show to talk about his life, NBA career and much more before being enshrined in the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Friday. Then John Schuhmann stops by for a McGrady-themed trivia question.

Duration: 00:36:56


Cavs Trade Kyrie Irving to Celtics

8/23/2017
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The Vertical's Michael Lee joins us to analyze every angle of Tuesday's blockbuster deal between Cleveland and Boston. Then John Schuhmann stops by for more analysis and his weekly trivia question.

Duration: 00:52:38


'17-18 NBA Schedule Special

8/15/2017
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The 2017-18 NBA schedule is here! We look ahead to all the major matchups, discuss which teams we're most excited to watch, and play some trivia with John Schuhmann.

Duration: 00:48:59


Most Underrated Moves of the Summer

8/3/2017
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John Schuhmann stops by to help us analyze some of the most underrated moves of the offseason so far. We talk about the Lakers, Clippers, Nuggets, Timberwolves, Rockets and more before taking a crack at Schuhmann's weekly trivia question.

Duration: 00:46:24


Kyrie Irving's Trade Request, Cavs' Future + More

7/27/2017
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SB Nation's Paul Flannery joins us to talk about a wild week around the NBA. We analyze Kyrie Irving's reported trade request, how it affects the Cavs, and possible trade scenarios for Irving around the league. Then John Schuhmann stops by with his weekly trivia question and we discuss the possibility of NBA expansion to Seattle.

Duration: 00:40:38


Summer League Reflections + Cavs Coach Ty Lue

7/14/2017
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NBA.com's Matt Dagastino joins us in Las Vegas to recap all of the Summer League action from the first two weeks of July. Then Cavaliers coach Ty Lue talks about Cleveland's offseason, where his team can improve, and the changing landscape in the Eastern Conference.

Duration: 00:21:39


Free Agency Roundup + Next Steps for Utah

7/6/2017
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We recap all of the moves of the past week with John Schuhmann, talk about the state of the West, and debate if Boston has enough to challenge Cleveland. Then Tony Jones of the Salt Lake Tribune stops by to discuss what's next for Utah after losing Gordon Hayward.

Duration: 00:50:43


Talking Chris Paul, Jimmy Butler, Phil Jackson & More

6/29/2017
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NBA offseason won't slow down! We breakdown all the latest headlines, from Phil Jackson departing New York to the NBA Awards to the NBA Draft. Then John Schuhmann helps us analyze the Rockets' deal for Chris Paul, and Steve Aschburner gives us the inside scoop on Minnesota's deal for Jimmy Butler.

Duration: 00:38:48


2017 NBA Draft: Instant Analysis

6/23/2017
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Lang Whitaker, John Schuhmann, Scott-Howard Cooper and Trey Kerby recap Thursday's draft.

Duration: 00:06:39


NBA Draft Preview with Malik Monk & Scott Howard-Cooper

6/21/2017
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NBA offseason is in full swing! We analyze all of the trades this week, from the No. 1 pick to Dwight Howard to D'Angelo Russell, then get set for Thursday's NBA Draft with top prospect Malik Monk and NBA.com draft expert Scott Howard-Cooper.

Duration: 00:36:06


Major Takeaways from 2017 NBA Finals

6/15/2017
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What will be our last memory from the Warriors' 2017 NBA championship? We discuss that, Kevin Durant's MVP, LeBron James' performance, next steps for Cleveland, and much more. Then John Schuhmann stops by with an NBA Finals trivia question and his stat of the series. Plus, we debate which hypothetical five-man unit could challenge Golden State.

Duration: 00:40:52


NBA Finals Game 3: Instant Analysis

6/8/2017
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Sekou Smith, Lang Whitaker and John Schuhmann break down all of the action from the Warriors' 118-113 win over the Cavaliers in Game 3.

Duration: 00:09:15


Game 3 Preview with Matt Bonner

6/7/2017
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Two-time NBA champion Matt Bonner joins us to help preview Game 3 of The NBA Finals in Cleveland. Will the Cavs be able to stop the undefeated Warriors? Find out at 9 p.m. ET on ABC tonight.

Duration: 00:29:38


NBA Finals preview with Kevin McHale

5/30/2017
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NBA legend Kevin McHale joins the show to help us preview the 2017 NBA Finals matchup between Cleveland and Golden State. We talk about the pressure on Kevin Durant, LeBron's growing legacy, Kevin Love's role in Cleveland, and much more.

Duration: 00:34:46


Celtics-Wizards Talk With Sean Grande

5/11/2017
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Celtics play-by-play announcer Sean Grande joins the show to help us analyze Boston's big Game 5 win, preview Game 6 of the Celtics-Wizards series in D.C., and look ahead to the NBA Draft Lottery on Tuesday.

Duration: 00:26:38