Chris Vernon and Kevin O’Connor question whether LeBron James’s comments about Dennis Smith Jr. are true (1:55) and analyze how potent the Milwaukee Bucks’ defense really is (8:30). Then, they dissect the winning ingredients that make up the Boston Celtics (14:25), consider the Detroit Pistons as a sustainably good team (22:55), highlight Anthony Davis’s dominant string of games for the New Orleans Pelicans (31:00), project how the Utah Jazz will adjust to losing Rudy Gobert (39:00), and diagnose the extent of the Los Angeles Clippers’ problems (42:00). Afterward, they look ahead to the college basketball prospects who may make an impact in the NBA (48:00).
LeBron Keeps Feuding, Celtics Keep Soaring, and Clippers Keep Falling
Plus: College basketball prospects who may make an impact in the NBA
The Bills massacred the Patriots with a masterful performance that upended our understanding of this postseason
Chris and Seerat discuss the pitfalls and advantages for the NBA’s younger teams
House and Co. narrow the field from seven to four in the Gridiron Gobblefest