The New York Knicks win their third game in four against the Atlanta Hawks, exposing the Hawks’ roster-construction issues and illuminating a larger problem with rebuilding in the modern NBA (1:20). The Philadelphia 76ers have proved themselves to be an elite defensive team, but can they live up to championship predictions without a potent offense (32:29)? Finally, now that free agents from the summer can be traded, it’s time to cut bait on some valuable players in ill-fitting situations (41:32).
‘Group Chat’: Are the Knicks Good or Are the Hawks Just That Bad? Plus: Solving the Sixers and Cutting Bait SZN.
Justin and Chris also discuss the Sixers as an elite defensive team
Pitchfork’s Greatest Hits, Joe Biden Does Late Night, Richard Lewis Obits, and Revisiting ‘The War Room’ With Sean Fennessey
Bryan and Sean are here to talk about all the latest media headlines!
Plus, discussing the news that Guy Ritchie will direct a ‘Ray Donovan’ spinoff!
Plus, talk of Topps Series 1 missing the "first card" designation, mailbag questions, and more