We discuss the short list (read: Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving’s list) for Kenny Atkinson’s replacement in Brooklyn (2:13). Then, we take a look at NBPA president Chris Paul’s reluctance to bring the NBA back without giving players at least a month to get their bodies ready (7:19). Finally, we open the Mismatch mailbag again to answer your questions about the draft, the Grizzlies, our dream 3v3 partners, and more (11:53).
‘The Mismatch’: Brooklyn’s Head-Coaching Search, Chris Paul’s Hesitance to Return Too Fast, and More Mailbag Questions
The guys discuss the short list for a new Nets coach, the players’ hesitancy to restart the league without some buildup, and listener questions
Bakari talks to the president of the NAACP’s Memphis branch and chairman of the Shelby County Commission about where we go from here
Super Bowl 57 pits a deep team built around a skilled QB on a rookie contract against one that has Patrick Mahomes. What do both sides illustrate about the 2022 season? And which will earn the Lombardi Trophy?
As this weekend had no Premier League fixtures, Mark and Ben have joined forces to select our Team of the Season so far
Elsewhere, Mark Briscoe pays tribute to his brother Jay on ‘Dynamite’ and Bryan Keith does battle with Dante Leon
Musa and Ryan also run through some key results from the men’s FA Cup third round and shout out some notable scores in the women’s FA Cup