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The Mismatch

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Post-Draft Stories and Getting Ready for Free Agency

Verno and KOC discuss the Nets drama, where Deandre Ayton will go, John Wall to the Clippers, and more

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Gearing Up for the NBA Draft, Players on the Move, and Potential Sleepers

Verno and KOC discuss if the top of the order could have some surprises

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Drafting the Magic’s Future With Kevin Clark and Steve Ceruti

With the draft less than a week away, we discuss who the Magic could pick no. 1 and why the team’s narrative will soon change

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Warriors Are Champions Once Again, Disappointment in Tatum, and Memories About Fathers

Plus, KOC gives an update to his NBA draft board

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Game 6 Preview, Playoff Lessons, and Lakers Rumors With Daman Rangoola

Plus, explaining why teams that don’t spend money shouldn’t complain about teams that do

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The Andrew Wiggins Game, What Went Wrong With the Celtics, and Meeting Paolo Banchero

Plus, Verno and KOC discuss how the Warriors’ willingness to go into the luxury tax is what differentiates them from other franchises

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Aftermath of Game 3 in Boston, Is Draymond Confident or Arrogant, and Who Would You Take No. 1?

Also, Verno and KOC discuss the importance of role players stepping up in the NBA Finals

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How the Warriors Bounced Back in Game 2, Our Favorite Beatles, and a Head-Coaching Update

Plus, Verno and KOC discuss different ideas for how the Celtics can try to slow down Steph Curry in Game 3

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Recapping an Amazing Game 1 and Witnessing the Birth of a Star

Verno and KOC recap the Celtics’ comeback victory, and KOC fully believes we are witnessing Jayson Tatum’s ascension into superstardom

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Previewing the Warriors-Celtics Finals, Tatum’s Maturity, and Pop Culture Reviews

With the Finals matchup set, KOC and Verno make predictions for Boston vs. Golden State

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Admitting the Celtics Are Finals Contenders, Mavs Need Super Luka, and Drama in Brooklyn

Plus, Verno and KOC give their thoughts on this year’s All-NBA teams before discussing the latest drama in Brooklyn with the Nets

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Blowout Playoff Games, Rethinking Mavs-Warriors, and Tim Connelly Leaving

Plus, Verno and KOC discuss why having Robert Williams on the floor is more important than having Marcus Smart for the Celtics

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2022 NBA Mock Draft With Kevin O’Connor

KOC is here with a bonus episode to run through his latest mock of the entire first round of the upcoming NBA draft

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Warriors Roll as Wiggins Finds His Role, Looney on the Boards, and Landing in the Perfect Spot

Plus, Verno and KOC discuss why the Thunder are the most likely team to trade down in the draft and Chet Holmgren’s NBA potential

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Previewing the Conference Finals, Bleak Future Suns, and Tonight’s NBA Draft Lottery

Verno and KOC debate who will step up alongside Jimmy Butler for the Heat and are in agreement that Luka Doncic will continue to go off in his series against the Warriors

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Epic Comeback or Total Collapse? Plus: Griz Make a Statement and Jimmy’s That Guy in the Postseason.

The guys also go through Thursday’s Game 6 action between the Heat-76ers and Mavs-Suns

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Al Horford Balling Out, Stop With the Whining, and Embiid Makes All the Difference

The guys also give major credit to Jason Kidd for the adjustments he’s made since dropping the first two games

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76ers Falling Fast, Building Around Luka, and What Are You Watching Tonight?

Verno and KOC also discuss the Celtics and Grizzlies evening their series

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Entering the Conference Semifinals, Hellacious Heat, and the Celtics’ Cause for Pause

Verno and KOC also go through the Warriors-Grizzlies series and discuss Jordan Poole’s and Gary Payton II’s big performances in Game 1

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Bucks and Warriors Moving On, Doc Close to Blowing It Again, and Which Teams Left Will Advance

Plus, Verno and KOC discuss Nate McMillan being on the hot seat in Atlanta after the Hawks’ disappointing season

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So Much for Those Nets, Raptors Not Done Yet, and the Real Mavs Are Starting to Show Up

Plus, Verno and KOC discuss whether it’s time for the Suns to focus all their defensive attention on stopping Brandon Ingram

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Recapping a Wildly Entertaining Night of Playoff Basketball

Plus, KOC and Verno debate what the Suns can do now that Devin Booker is out with an injury before previewing Thursday night’s playoff action

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The Emergence of Jordan Poole, Same Old Tune for the Jazz, and Previewing Tonight’s Matchups

Also, Verno and KOC discuss whether the Mavs can win the series against the Jazz without Luka Doncic before recapping the 76ers’ dominant win over the Raptors

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Trae Loves to Put on a Show, and NBA Playoff Weekend Preview. Plus: What Is Zion Doing?

Verno and KOC also blast the Hornets’ efforts on defense against the Hawks

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Regular Season Wrapped, Play-in Preview, and Who’s Your MVP?

KOC and Verno get ready for the postseason

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The Heat Clinch, Bottom-of-the-Bracket Teams, and Key Players Returning for the Playoff Run

Plus, the Lakers’ elimination, Kawhi Leonard’s potential return, and more

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Congrats to Kansas, Playoff Standings, and Gearing Up for a Wild Finish in the NBA

Verno and KOC dive into the wild stat about Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert, discuss whether there’s any hope for the Lakers as they fight for the final playoff spot in the West, and more

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Is Giannis the Real MVP? Plus, Cade Turning the Corner and the 50-Point March Blowout.

Plus, with the Final Four this weekend, the guys briefly go through some of the top prospects

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Going In-Depth on the Raptors, Scottie Barnes, and the Future of the NBA With Samson Folk

Plus, KOC and Samson discuss the NBA being as deep as ever and its ability to continue evolving

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With No Time Lord There’s No Chance, the Suns’ Immunity, and ROTY Misinterpretations

Also, Verno and KOC discuss the race for MVP

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Rethinking Prospect Rankings, Understanding the Disrespect for the Suns, and You Wanna Fight Me?

Plus, the guys debate whether there is more behind the video of Zion Williamson dunking and Verno shares why the Nets don’t scare him, especially without Ben Simmons

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Coming Around on the Celtics, Whether Something Is Wrong With Harden, and the Clippers Hoping for a Run

Also, Verno and KOC talk about how Patrick Beverley has completely changed the culture for the Timberwolves