Coach Nick and James tease their ultimate Russell Westbrook battle podcast as well as address these questions:
What is up with Isaiah Thomas’s hip injury?
Can The Cavaliers survive if he can’t play?
How good are the Vegas oddsmakers’ over under predictions?
What was the NBA like in the 70s?
How did dribbling improve so dramatically back then?
Was 1976 truly the golden age of the NBA?
Adam Criblez joins Coach Nick to discuss the NBA in the 1970's as researched in Criblez's new book "Tall Tales And Short Shorts - Dr. J, Pistol Pete, And The Birth Of The Modern NBA."
Will the Kyrie Irving trade go through?
Did the Cavaliers improve enough to beat the Warriors?
How screwed is Nerlens Noel?
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Did the Celtics give up too much for Kyrie Irving?
Have the Cavs improved enough to beat the Warriors?
Do the Jimmy Butler and Paul George trades look worse now?
Dave McMenamin is an NBA Reporter for ESPN who the insider information on the everything to do with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Coach Nick dives into the Kyrie question and what it's like being a Number 2 to LeBron James.
Will the dual role of coach and gm become extinct?
How will D’Antoni and Harden affect Chris Paul’s mindset?
Are you as excited as we are for Eurobasket?
Which teams had the best off season by far?
How much have the Thunder improved?
Is the Melo to the Rockets trade dead?