They discuss Joel Embiid’s impact on both ends of the floor, deciding between Nerlens Noel and Jahlil Okafor (27:36), how their young players fit on the next great Sixers team (41:55), the pick swap with the Kings (1:01:00), what 2017 Draft prospects could fit (1:08:15), and much more.
They discuss Klay Thompson and the Warriors, the former Thunder teammates in their current situations (10:05), Jimmy Butler and the Bulls (32:48), what teams they enjoy watching the most (43:15), who they would like to see traded at the deadline (51:40), the Utah Jazz (59:03), what they are interested to watch for the rest of the season (1:04:35) and much more.
The two discuss Atlanta’s decision to trade Kyle Korver to the Cavs, Paul Millsap’s impending free agency, Dwight Howard’s impact on the team and a progress report on their many young players.
The two break down how they would sort out the Western (2:53) and Eastern (51:10) Conferences and that process allows them to discuss topics like who they trust most in the race for the 8-seed out West, who to trust in the middle of the Eastern Conference, Nerlens Noel destinations, the potential trade buyers/sellers and much more around the NBA.
They discuss Giannis’ rise to stardom, the NBA’s new collection of “stretchy giants” (14:35), stars in the age of social media (27:54), the next great young team (38:44), Lonzo Ball (54:20) and much more.