We go over some highlights of the first night the NBA returned to action, including Trae Young’s and Joel Embiid’s big games against the Miami Heat and Brooklyn Nets, respectively (1:27). Then we try to make sense of the Western Conference playoff race and predict who will grab the eighth seed out of Memphis, Portland, and New Orleans (25:39).
‘The Mismatch’: Trae Young Drops 50 on His First Night Back
Plus: Embiid says he’s the best player in the world
When Kansas City and Buffalo drafted Patrick Mahomes and Josh Allen, they were betting big on physical talent under center. Now, that’s the primary way to win in the NFL—and Sunday night’s electrifying showcase proved it.
Wos and Amin Elhassan also investigate whether the Bulls’ success is sustainable in the playoffs