Welcome to The Restart, a new series from The Ringer and Kevin O’Connor that will help you navigate everything you need to know about the return of the 2020 NBA season. In Episode 1, we walk you through the new playoff play-in tournament, before explaining why Zion Williamson and the New Orleans Pelicans have the best shot at grabbing the final playoff spot in the Western Conference. Kevin breaks down Zion’s game and hears from Pelicans VP of basketball operations David Griffin on what makes him such a special player. Finally, we discuss the circumstances surrounding the NBA’s return and how players can continue their social activism in Orlando.
‘The Restart’: How Zion Williamson Will Lead the Pelicans to the NBA Playoffs
Plus, how players can continue their social activism in Orlando
In upending the Nets’ season with Friday’s trade request, Irving is exhibiting the very behavior that discourages teams from trading for him in the first place
Kyrie Irving Trade Demand Reaction With Kevin O’Connor. Plus, Other Potential Trade Deadline Deals With Mo Dakhil.
Wos and Kevin O’Connor talk Kyrie Irving’s request to trade from the Brooklyn Nets ahead of the deadline. Later, Wos is joined by Mo Dakhil to discuss other potential trade deadline deals.
Olivia Kaiser joins to discuss the injury she received while filming and her relationship with Nelson Thomas
WWE superstars met with members of WWE’s Next in Line program during Royal Rumble weekend to discuss building a new foundation for the sports entertainment company
Rachel, Callie, and Jodie discuss this week’s Bravo news. Plus, Heather Gay joins to talk about the tumultuous season and her memoir ‘Bad Mormon.’