Justin, Rob, and Tjarks are joined by The Athletic’s Zach Harper to take some news. They compete against each other to have the best takes on the positive coronavirus tests that have already appeared prior to the season starting (1:00), Kemba Walker’s knee injury (12:00), Kevin Durant denying having had conversations with James Harden about joining the Nets (22:00), David Griffin saying they want to play Zion at the three (32:30), the uncertainty around John Collins’s potential contract extension in Atlanta (43:00), Schroder telling the German press he wants to start for the Lakers (51:00), and the recently released Christmas Day schedule (01:00:00). And don’t forget to go find the new feed for The Mismatch on Spotify, Apple, or wherever you get your podcasts.
Taking News: Training Camp Edition
Justin, Rob, and Tjarks are joined by The Athletic’s Zach Harper to compete against each other to have the best takes on a number of topics heading into training camp
The guys also talk about some of the most interesting findings from the annual NFL team report cards
Which NFL team has a bug problem? Which team owners are cheap? And which team received all As? NFL players dished in these report cards, and here’s what you need to know.
What you might need to know going into ‘Dune: Part Two’
Ben, Khal, and Brian also pay their respects to the late Mike Jones, a.k.a. Virgil