Juliet Litman and Chris Ryan wade through the murky news surrounding Markelle Fultz’s shoulder injury (1:10), react to the bizarre schism between Eric Bledsoe and the Phoenix Suns (9:45), and celebrate the return of Draymond Green’s expert trash talk (16:30). Then they run through the trending topics from the first eight days of the young NBA season, including the joyless Minnesota Timberwolves (20:50), the ever-tumultuous New York Knicks (24:10), and the surprisingly competent Brooklyn Nets (29:50).
‘Sources Say’ — Eight Days of Drama: Syringe-gate, Salon-gate, and More
What’s really going on with Markelle Fultz’s shoulder? And why do the Nets look competent?
The Desperate Knicks, UFC 276, Plus Kyrie’s Failed Lakers Play With Van Lathan, Big Wos, Ariel Helwani, and Alan Yang
Alan Yang also discusses his new Apple TV+ show ‘Loot’
Kevin, Ben, and Steven discuss their favorite receivers heading into the new season
Plus, really, really, really big MJF news and ‘Money in the Bank’ predictions
Verno and KOC discuss the Nets drama, where Deandre Ayton will go, John Wall to the Clippers, and more
Plus, Brian finishes his top 10 favorite wrestlers of all time and Flobo kicks off with the first five of his favorites