Are the Lakers going in the right direction?
Who are the free agents they realistically have a chance at getting?
Can the fans stay with them long enough to get back to winning time?
Coach Nick's live SBNation Radio show, brought to you without interruptions. Sean Highkin broke down what's going on with the surprise Trail Blazers, Adam Stanco discussed the shocking upset of Virginia in the NCAA Tournament, and Steve Kyler (Basketball Insiders) gives a run down on which coaches are most likely getting fired after this season.
Why has Tyronn Lue Stepped down temporarily as the Cavs Coach?
What does this mean fro the title hopes in Cleveland?
Did you see the biggest upset in March Madness history?
Who is getting upset in the NCAA tournament?
What is the real value of a basketball scholarship?
What was it like playing in the NBA in the 90s?
Mike Zavagno of Fear The Sword give his X's and O's insights into what is wrong with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Emio Tomeoni AKA The NBA Storyteller joins us to discuss his incredible deep dives into NBA lore, plus Dave DuFour finishes us off with a run through the Eastern Conference.
Who are the MVP candidates behind James Harden?
Can the Spurs be a factor when Kawhi comes back?
Is there a battle being waged for the soul of basketball?
In episode 3 of Coach Nick's new SB Nation Weekly Radio show, he welcomes Jeff Diepenbrock to discuss what he's seeing in the resurgent Lakers (Randle, Ingram). Jared Weiss of the Celtics Wire and CLNS Media gave his insider information on where Boston is heading. And Dave DuFour comes on to discuss who's better: James Harden or Steph Curry.
Coach Nick rants a little about how Kevin Love was treated by former teammates in light of his battle with panic attacks.
Don't miss the latest from Coach Nick as he discusses how the league's style is not only shifting to more 3 pointers, but the game is being refereed differently as well. David Gardner of Bleacher Report joins him to give keen insight into prospects who will get drafted soon, Dave DuFour discusses the hottest team in the NBA: The Rockets. And tons more NBA analysis. YOU IN?
Why is choosing the defensive player of the year troubling?
Is Zaza Pachulia a dirty player?
Does James Harden need to be called for traveling more?
What is going on with the Kawhi Leonard injury controversy?
Can the Raptors get to the NBA Finals?
Will Mark Cuban survive this sexual harassment scandal surrounding the Mavs?
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How have the Jazz built this 10 game winning streak?
Is rudy Gobert as important offensively as defensively?
Will Utah keep this pace up and make the playoffs?
The Warriors have struggled recently, and their starting five's Net Rating since Steph Curry returned 19 games ago (-5.7) should have them a bit worried.
Do the Warriors need to be concerned?
What can Steve Kerr do to shake them out of their doldrums?
Does Klay Thompson get frozen out?
The Cavaliers got right back into relevancy with a stunning set of trades, completely revamping their roster for one last shot at a title before LeBron potentially leaves. Dwyane Wade asked to be traded back to Miami, Rodney Hood and George Hill get into the starting lineup, and Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance get the chance to go deeper in the playoffs than they've ever done before.
Oh, and there were a ton of OTHER trades we went through as well. WUT!
Are the Cavs going to make a trade?
Will the Warriors try to upgrade their roster?
Is Anthony Davis the kind of player to carry his teams to wins?
Coach Nick discusses the Jason Kidd firing with Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Bucks Beat Reporter Matt Velazquez to get the inside scoop as to why ownership let their head coach go and when they did it.
Who won the Paul George for Victor Oladipo Trade?
Is Roberson really the key to OKC’s defense?
Which teams should blow it up and start over?
How will the Clippers look after the trade deadline passes?
Can Kawhi be seen as a bad guy?
How can anyone beat the Warriors?
Another Woj Bomb, as the Clippers sent (former) All Star Blake Griffin, Willie Reed, Brice Johnson to the Pistons for starters Tobias Harris and Avery Bradley, alongside Boban Marjanovic, and a first- and second-round draft pick. James Holas, AKA @snottiedrippen, joins Coach Nick to discuss the trade, and other potential trades coming up.
What does Boogie’s achilles injury mean for his career and free agency?
How does OKC handle the season ending injury of Andre Roberson?
What trades will get done by the trade deadline?
What happens if you don’t make the opening night roster of an NBA team?
How does 4 years in college prepare you for the NBA?
What really happened when some Rockets stormed the Clippers locker room?
This afternoon, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN broke the news that the Milwaukee Bucks fired Jason Kidd. Was this the right decision? What details on the court led to this team underachieving? Who should take over? All this and more. You In?
What exactly happened in the cavs vs Warriors game
How does this impact a potential finals rematch?
Should the Cavaliers make a trade?
Is LeBron geting frustrated?
Are the Bulls on their way to glory?
Will the Bucks finally figure it out once Jabari is back?
Former Grantland Senior Editor and author of two books ("Pacific Rims" and "Two and Two") joins Coach Nick to discuss the ramifications of Rick Carlisle and Steve Kerr's response to ESPN's reporting on Lavar Ball.