Juliet Litman and John Gonzalez check in on the state of the NBA through the first half of the season (0:34), preview Chris Paul’s return to play the surging Los Angeles Clippers (15:20), laud the NBA’s efforts regarding social activism (26:15), review some quirky stories coming out of last week (35:52), and look forward to this week’s slate of games (39:34).
‘Heat Check’: The Jimmy Butler–for-MVP Campaign Starts Here
Plus: Chris Paul’s showdown with his old club, and the NBA in the age of social activism
Plus, breaking down why Bill O’Brien was a bad hire for the Patriots and what to make of Kellen Moore joining the Chargers
The guys revisit the 1972 drama starring Burt Reynolds and Jon Voight
Juliet and Callie break down rapper Latto’s challenge for the girls and some ‘Bachelor’ nation news
Plus, Lauren Sánchez’s ‘Wall Street Journal’ interview, and more celebrity news
Matt and Lucas break down Peacock’s surprising success to start the new year