J.J. Redick sits down with National Basketball Players Association executive director Michele Roberts to discuss fan backlash over another NBA Finals featuring the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors (04:10), why NBA players have more freedom to express themselves (09:45), and what the NCAA, the NBA, and the NBPA are doing about the one-and-done rule in college basketball (40:16).
Michele Roberts on Cavs-Warriors IV, Player Freedom, and the One-and-Done Rule
The executive director of the National Basketball Players Association joins the show
Joanna and Mallory discuss the relationship between the two characters and how each one is constantly trying to one-up the other in various ways
Todd McShay on CJ Stroud vs. Bryce Young, Life Advice with Paige Spiranac, Plus a Bad Week in Celtics Coverage
Ryen also gives out his weekly ranking of the top 12 teams in college football
The former no. 3 pick had his first two seasons derailed by bad coaching and an Achilles tear. Now in year three, Okudah is showing star power—and transforming the Lions defense.