This week on NBA Desktop, Jason addresses the harmful anti-Semitic comments made by former NBA player Stephen Jackson before looking at the first reports on life in the NBA and WNBA bubbles—specifically, the suspect food and living conditions. Then Ringer fact-checker Jordan Ligons joins the show to discuss comments from Atlanta Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler criticizing the WNBA and its players for supporting the Black Lives Matter movement. Plus, a new Knicks head coach, Magic Johnson’s ghostwriter, a summer of learning, and Carole Baskin with some birthday wishes.
LeBron James Is Definitely Not Eating Disney World’s Bubble Food
Plus, a new Knicks head coach, Magic Johnson’s ghostwriter, a summer of learning, Carole Baskin with some birthday wishes, and more
JJ and JackO discuss the details of Judge’s new contract and what his return means for the Yankees
The Annual NFL QB–NBA Player Comp With Ceruti. Plus, the Transfer Portal Explained With Max Olson, and Life Advice With TV Writer Bill Callahan.
The Athletic’s Max Olson joins Ryen to talk about the current version of the NCAA transfer portal, why and how it changed, its affect on team-building and staffing, how it ties in with NIL and boosters, and its impact on high school players
Austin and Warren preview this weekend’s games, including Ravens-Steelers and Buccaneers-49ers
Plus, Musa and Ryan discuss Croatia’s penalty shootout win over Japan
Kevin and Ryen also talk about Jimmy G’s injury