The Ringer NBA team breaks down the latest news, trends, and transactions around the league up to five days a week.
MON: 'Real Ones' with Logan Murdock & Raja Bell
TUE: 'Group Chat' with Justin Verrier, Rob Mahoney & Jonathan Tjarks
WED: 'Ringer NBA University' with Kevin O'Connor, Jonathan Tjarks & J. Kyle Mann (Bi-weekly)
THURS: 'Real Ones' with Logan Murdock & Raja Bell
FRI: 'The Answer' with Chris Ryan
Are the Nets the Best Team in the NBA? | Group Chat
Today we’re joined by ESPN writer Royce Young to discuss the Brooklyn Nets after their impressive victory against the Bucks without Kyrie Irving, and power rank the best teams in the league (35:00). Later, Justin, Tjarks, and Rob talk about CJ McCollum’s recent foot injury and more in another edition of Show and Take (55:00).
Hosts: Justin Verrier, Jonathan Tjarks, and Rob Mahoney
Guest: Royce Young
The Nets Impress in James Harden's Debut. Plus: What Really Happens to a Player Who Gets Traded? | Real Ones
Logan and Raja dive into James Harden’s fit on the Nets and how their Big Three will work together (1:30). Then they get into the recent beef between Harden and Shaq over whether former Black players have a responsibility to back up current Black players in the league (26:30), and Raja pulls back the curtain on what actually happens to a player when they get traded (46:00).
Hosts: Logan Murdock and Raja Bell
What Are the Ripple Effects of the Nets' James Harden Trade? | The Answer
Chris Ryan is joined by The Ringer’s Rob Mahoney to discuss how James Harden will impact Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant, and the rest of the Nets roster. Later, Chris is joined by 'Greatest Of All Talk’ cohost Andrew Sharp to discuss key figures around the league affected by the trade, including the city of Houston, Ben Simmons, and more (20:00).
Host: Chris Ryan
Guests: Rob Mahoney and Andrew Sharp
Rip Hamilton on His AAU Days With Kobe, the 2004 Detroit Championship, Being on Team Jordan, and More | Real Ones
Three-time NBA All-Star and NBA champion Rip Hamilton joins Logan and Raja to talk about growing up in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, and playing AAU with Kobe Bryant (1:00), his championship run against Kobe’s Lakers in 2004 (27:00), having Michael Jordan as a veteran on the Wizards (45:00), his top five 2-guards of all time (59:00), and much more.
Hosts: Logan Murdock and Raja Bell
Guest: Rip Hamilton
James Harden Nets Trade Reaction & 'Ringer NBA University' Premiere | Ringer NBA University
Kevin O’Connor, Jonathan Tjarks, and J. Kyle Mann host the newest show on the 'Ringer NBA Show' feed, 'Ringer NBA University'. The show starts with a Ringer NBA live special instant reaction show where the guys discuss the four-team trade involving James Harden going to the Brooklyn Nets (0:47). Then they discuss the top rookies so far (33:01), including guys drafted outside the lottery that have been impressive. After that, they talk about a potential future no. 1 overall pick (01:38:58).
Hosts: Kevin O’Connor, Jonathan Tjarks, and J. Kyle Mann
The Buzz Is Back in Charlotte | Group Chat
We are joined by CBS Sports writer James Herbert to discuss the Hornets’ solid start to the season behind LaMelo Ball, Gordon Hayward, and wacky small-ball lineups. Later, the guys talk about CJ McCollum, Jerami Grant, and the NBA’s COVID-19 problem in another edition of Show and Take (46:00).
Hosts: Justin Verrier, Rob Mahoney, and Jonathan Tjarks
Guest: James Herbert
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