Verno and KOC delve into the developments of Kyrie Irving’s situation in Brooklyn, with the Nets releasing a statement saying he will not be practicing or playing games until he can be a full-time member of the team (0:52). They also discuss Ben Simmons’s return to the city of Philadelphia (11:40) and the news that Zion Williamson has yet to begin running again after getting foot surgery (28:43). Then they talk about eight people to keep an eye on this season, including Klay Thompson, Deandre Ayton, Jason Kidd, Russell Westbrook, and more (35:41).
Hosts: Chris Vernon and Kevin O’Connor
Associate Producer: Sasha Ashall