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The Hoop Collective team breaks down the NBA.

The Hoop Collective team breaks down the NBA.
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The Hoop Collective team breaks down the NBA.

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English


Episodes

Thanksgiving Special

11/22/2017
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Brian Windhorst, Rachel Nichols and Amin Elhassan share travel horror stories (8:55), the NBA's Thanksgiving strategy (25:15) and catfishing (35:35). Plus, Kevin Pelton, Kaileigh Brandt and Andrew Han answer listener questions (56:20).

Duration: 01:19:20


Lakers, Butler iced, Embiid and Sixers, Isaiah

11/20/2017
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Cassidy Hubbarth, Chiney Ogwumike, Andrew Han and Ohm Youngmisuk talk about the Lakers (2:30), if the circus around Lonzo matches early LeBron (13:15), Jimmy Butler getting iced (23:50), Embiid shade investigation (29:40), Sixers (35:10) and Isaiah Thomas (49:05).

Duration: 01:00:39


Rockets, Celtics, Towns' marijuana stance, Sliding Clippers

11/17/2017
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Brian Windhorst, Tim MacMahon and Nick Friedell talk Rockets and Celtics (4:55), Towns' marijuana advocacy (28:45), the sliding Clippers (41:15), a Portis-Mirotic update (49:05) and Jody Avirgan on the 30 for 30 podcast Hoodies Up (1:02:35). Plus, Kevin Pelton, Kaileigh Brandt and Andrew Han take questions (1:21:20).

Duration: 01:43:49


Ben Simmons, Fultz, Kuzma, Intimidating Arenas

11/16/2017
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Amin Elhassan and Marc Spears are joined by Keith Pompey to talk about the expectations on the Sixers (7:50), intimidating arenas (13:30), Ben Simmons (27:00), Markelle Fultz (30:55) and if Kyle Kuzma is the best Lakers rookie (43:00).

Duration: 00:54:32


Young Sixers, Fun Knicks

11/15/2017
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Kevin Arnovitz and Chris Herring marvel at the young Sixers (0:35), the unique Ben Simmons (15:50), how history will view Sam Hinkie (25:00) and how fun it is to be a Knicks fan again (28:55).

Duration: 00:39:41


Petty Cavs, Blooming Celtics, Road Stories

11/14/2017
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Jorge Sedano, Baxter Holmes, Chris Forsberg and Dave McMenamin talk about the Cavs in New York(0:55), the Celtics' lofty position (11:10), if Cleveland takes Boston seriously (21:30) and road stories (24:20). Plus, Kevin Pelton, Kaileigh Brandt and Andrew Han answer listener questions (36:40).

Duration: 00:53:51


Streaking C's, Rolling Thunder, Rockets role players

11/13/2017
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Cassidy Hubbarth, Chiney Ogwumike and Ramona Shelburne discuss the streaking Celtics (3:30), the Thunder star power (16:20), Rockets role players (28:20) and shade investigations (36:50).

Duration: 00:49:40


Cavs-Rockets, Ray Allen, Struggling Thunder

11/10/2017
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Brian Windhorst, Tim MacMahon and Jackie MacMullan discuss Cavs-Rox (3:10), how much Cleveland misses Kyrie (12:00), Ray Allen (21:30) and Thunder struggles incorporating stars (34:50). Plus, Kevin Pelton, Kaileigh Brandt and Andrew Han ruminate on a listener question (49:10).

Duration: 01:08:37


Former Phoenix Suns coach Earl Watson

11/9/2017
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Chris Haynes, Amin Elhassan and Marc Spears speak with former Phoenix Suns coach Earl Watson about what happened this season (5:15), Bledsoea€™s situation (14:35), his days at UCLA with Baron Davis (28:40), Kansas basketball (34:15), the death of his brother (39:30) and one hot take (45:20).

Duration: 00:57:07


NBA insider Alex Spiro

11/8/2017
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Kevin Arnovitz speaks with attorney Alex Spiro about his interactions with players, teams, the league and how good his hometown Boston Celtics look.

Duration: 00:34:32


Bledsoe and Bucks, Wolves, Listener questions

11/7/2017
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Jorge Sedano, Baxter Holmes and Nick Friedell break down LeBron's Instagram post (0:38), Bledsoe to the Bucks (2:45), the state of the Wolves (14:50) and what's left of the Bulls after Portis-Mirotic (22:20). Plus, Kevin Pelton, Kaileigh Brandt and Andrew Han answer listener questions (36:15).

Duration: 01:00:53


Big performances, Melo's ejection, Warriors-Cuban

11/6/2017
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Cassidy Hubbarth, Chiney Ogwumike and Ramona Shelburne discuss Harden and Porzingis' big performances (1:55), if LeBron's 57-pointer was more impressive (23:25), Melo's ejection (39:10), Warriors and Cuban (46:20) and shade investigation (58:45).

Duration: 01:08:41


Kyrie conspiracies, Cavs' struggle, meals on Pop

11/3/2017
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Brian Windhorst, Tim MacMahon, Kaileigh Brandt, Andrew Han and Kevin Pelton discuss Kyrie's double down on conspiracy theories (3:30), the Cavs' continued struggles (13:20) and meals on Popovich (28:30). Plus, Kevin and Kaileigh open shop to answer questions (37:10).

Duration: 00:52:18


Surprising Magic, NBA life as a Muslim

11/2/2017
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Amin Elhassan and Marc Spears are joined by former NBA player Tariq Abdul-Wahad to talk about the Magic (2:30), Dubs-Spurs (9:15), life in the NBA as a Muslim (16:50), Lonzo vs. Lillard (46:25) and what Olajuwon does with cognac (31:30).

Duration: 00:51:49


Small Sample Size Theater

11/1/2017
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Are the Celtics better than we thought (3:25), are the Knicks a .500 team (9:50), how good is Ben Simmons (13:40), is Wiggins already fully formed (19:30)? Kevin Arnovitz and Kevin Pelton investigate in Small Sample Size Theater.

Duration: 00:47:26


Slow Cavs, Ringzz, Porzingis, Thunder, Wolves

10/31/2017
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Jorge Sedano, Baxter Holmes, Ian Begley and Royce Young on if they're concerned about the Cavs (1:00), "ringzz" as a legacy grade (9:40), Porzingis and the Knicks (19:50) and how the Thunder (26:45) and Wolves (38:50) look so far.

Duration: 00:55:36


Slow start for Cavs-Dubs, top of the West, travel horror stories

10/30/2017
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Cassidy Hubbarth, Chiney Ogwumike and Ramona Shelburne ask if it's too soon to panic about the Cavs and Warriors (1:05), the top of the West (16:10) travel horror stories (24:15) and shade investigations (31:45).

Duration: 00:40:45


Sixers, surprising Clippers, coaching hot seats

10/27/2017
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Brian Windhorst, Tim MacMahon and Jackie MacMullan talk about the interesting week with the Sixers (7:00), the preposterous young big men in the league (15:20), the surprising Clippers (24:00), Boogie's night back in Sac (54:20) and storytime with Jackie Mac (38:15).

Duration: 01:01:36


Boogie Returns to Sacto, Suns' Dysfunction Junction

10/26/2017
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Amin Elhassan, Marc Spears and Chris Haynes talk about DeMarcus Cousins' return to Sacramento (4:10), Spears story time around a young Melo (15:30) and the mess in Phoenix (33:28).

Duration: 00:55:55


Memphis Grizzlies and Pro Wrestling

10/25/2017
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Kevin Arnovitz and Andrew Han spend a few days with the Memphis Grizzlies and discover how the city's pro wrestling history informs the team's game operations as Grizz (the mascot) prepares for a stunt.

Duration: 00:21:01

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