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Jul 29, 2022

Is Draymond Green worthy of a 4-year max extension? Should he be rewarded for winning 4 titles with the Warriors, or should his success be credited to Steph Curry? Is he a First-Ballot HOF-er? Plus, is Dame Lillard taking the easy way out by not asking for a trade?
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Jul 26, 2022

Do the Celtics need Kevin Durant…they were just in the NBA Finals and only two games away from winning. Is Jaylen Brown a top-3 SG in the NBA? The Celtics are in win-now mode but if you make a trade for KD you’re going to give up so much more than Jaylen Brown. Plus Giannis and the Bucks ain’t going...

Jul 22, 2022

Welcome St. Louis native Larry Hughes! Larry had the unique opportunity to play with both Michael Jordan and LeBron James, he shares the greatness that both of them possess. Making the NBA is incredible but staying in the NBA is special, Larry talks about longevity and why sustained success is the true “greatness”...

Jul 19, 2022

Nikola Jokic may mess around and win an MVP for the third straight year… but that doesn’t mean he’s the best player in the world. Theus and Ahmad weigh in if they’d pick Jokic over Kawhi Leonard, LeBron James, Jimmy Butler and other stars in the association. Ahmad debates if people overvalue the regular...

Jul 15, 2022

Lets jump into the top “bigs” in the league. Giannis, AD, Jokic, Embiid, and KAT set the stage for top bigs in the league, but where does Deandre Ayton fall? Is KD impossible to trade…where does Brooklyn go from here? Do we see Donovan Mitchell in New York and what does it cost the Knicks?

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