John Gonzalez is joined by Chris Ryan and Danny Chau to discuss Carmelo Anthony opting into his contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder (02:40), free-agency rumors surrounding Kawhi Leonard and LeBron James (08:15), and their takeaways from the NBA draft (27:20). Then Bryan Curtis comes on to discuss Adrian Wojnarowski’s Twitter euphemisms (34:35) and LeBron’s media presence (45:25).
Melo’s Opt-in, Free-Agency Rumors, and Woj vs. ESPN
The Ringer staff tries to figure out where LeBron and Kawhi will end up
Dr. Stacy Smith joins the show to talk about women in Hollywood
Topps Spot With MLB Players, Hobby Analytics, and How Winning a Championship Affects Prices With Tom Ferrara
Mike and Jesse recap their experience at the Topps Spot event in Scottsdale, Arizona
Plus, some leftover thoughts about the draft, and reflections on what an incredible run Boston sports have had since 2000
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