Kawhi Leonard managed his load by resting on a back-to-back for the second time this season and the national media is not happy. The Ringer’s Jason Concepcion examines the controversy before getting into the Jimmy Butler vs. Lance Stephenson Twitter feud, LeBron’s internet popularity, and Kenny Atkinson’s interest in eating his own earwax. Plus, Nick Wiger, Jason Gallagher, and Amelia Wedemeyer join the show to give spice about the Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers.
‘NBA Desktop’: Kawhi Leonard and Load Management Outrage
Kawhi Leonard managed his load by resting on a back-to-back for the second time this season and the national media is not happy
After a disappointing follow-up to its surprise run to the East finals, Atlanta agreed to send a robust package to the Spurs in the hopes that Murray can be the perfect complement to Trae Young
Justin, Rob, and Wos discuss the Nuggets-Wizards deal and preview this weekend’s free agency action
Autosport reporter Luke Smith joins Kevin to discuss last year’s race between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen, discuss the performance by British drivers from Lando Norris to George Russell to Hamilton, and then talk through the midseason pressure on Mercedes and Ferrari
KOC and Stein also discuss the Dejounte Murray sweepstakes and other potential targets for the Knicks
Jackie MacMullan details how a young David Stern leveraged the budding rivalry between Larry Bird and Magic Johnson to market the game