Juliet Litman and John Gonzalez discuss Derrick Rose considering leaving basketball (1:03), look forward to Isaiah Thomas’s looming return to action (5:49), examine the schism between Marc Gasol and the Memphis Grizzlies (9:23), scrutinize the Oklahoma City Thunder’s recent struggles (19:29), check in on retiring NBA players (27:23), and list the games they are excited for (32:28).
‘Heat Check’ — A Rose by Any Other Name
Juliet Litman and John Gonzalez discuss Derrick Rose considering leaving the NBA
Rare QB Redemption Stories and Harden’s Sabotage Excitement. Plus, Julian Edelman on Belichick and Mac.
Ryen talks the redemption stories of Baker Mayfield and Jared Goff, and Julian Edelman joins the show to discuss the high-flying Miami Dolphins motion offense, the development of Mac Jones, and much more
Ben, Khal, and Brian also talk about Bobby Lashley wanting Jade Cargill in his emerging group and Mustafa Ali missing out on a championship opportunity
New offensive coordinator Todd Monken has brought a new, more pass-friendly scheme to Baltimore. While there haven’t been fireworks yet, a close look at the X’s and O’s shows that we shouldn’t be surprised when this passing attack takes off.