Two-time NBA Champion (Miami Heat) Norris Cole, Indiana Pacers and NBA Champion (Golden State Warriors) Justin Holiday, NBA Trainer Coach Chris Johnson, and Professional Overseas Player and Swish Cultures Creator Jordan Richard host The Platform. The Platform is a one of a kind show that gives you NBA, Overseas, and Training content and knowledge. For the first time, you get four hosts with professional basketball experience at all levels. Each individual is still currently in their careers, playing professionally in the NBA, overseas, or working with your favorite athletes. The Platform will talk about everything from sports to everyday life and culture. It will give you plenty of laughs, special superstar guests, and the best sports content from around the world while the hosts are actually in their careers. Welcome to the new, great PLATFORM in sports.
Jrue Holiday tells *CRAZY* trade story,NBA Bubble, and how to guard the best players in the NBA
Jrue Holiday joins The Platform Basketball Podcast inside the NBA Bubble and gives us an incredible podcast. Jrue Holiday talks about his days at UCLA and how people doubted him. Holiday also tells a crazy story on how he found out he was being traded from the Philadelphia Sixers to the New Orleans Pelicans. Jrue also discusses how he guards the best players in the NBA and also how him and his Wife Lauren Holiday decided to give his NBA salary to people in need.
Kenyon Martin talks being drafted first pick, Shaq & Kobe, Crazy Jr Smith prank
Guest Kenyon Martin Joins The Platform and talks about being the number 1 pick in the NBA Draft after playing 4 years in college. Kmart also joins the MJ goat Debate and moves on to playing for Coach Huggins one of the toughest coaches in college basketball history.We ask about his Jason Kidd stories and also playing against Shaq and Kobe in the NBA finals. At the end we ask about the Decision to have Kenyon Martin JR join the NBA Draft and also his days at Sierra Canyon High School.
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Lakers Phil handy shares what Kobe said about Mj, midrange & analytics in the NBA
Los Angeles Lakers And 2 time NBA Champion Phil Handy joins The Platform Basketball Podcast and shares what Kobe Bryant actually said about him being compared to Jordan. Handy also talks about winning titles with the Cavs and Toronto. We then shift focus to the Mid range game in the NBA and analytics with pace.
Cuttino Mobley talks mid range, being a rookie w/ legends, Scottie Pippen,James Harden
Cuttino Mobley Joins The Platform Basketball Podcast to talk about starting basketball at 14 and developing his game late. Mobley also talks about growing up in Philadelphia and growing up playing with eddie jones and Kobe Bryant. As the conversation continues we dive into Cuttino's rookie season playing with charles barkley,scottie pippin, Hakeem all one team and several encounters he had with Kobe Bryant and more,
NBA champion Mike James talks adversity while playing in the NBA and Kobe's historic 81 point game
NBA Champion and 12 year NBA vet Mike James talks about his journey of making it to the NBA from overseas and also the adversity he had to deal with while he was playing from his age (12:00), coming off the bench to starting . James also talks about Kobe's historic 81 point game (31:00) and how his teammates were reacting during the game.
Guest Jamal Crawford ( 3x 6th Man Of The Year) Talks MJ, Doc Rivers,Making return to NBA
Arguably the Greatest 6th Man to ever Play in the NBA joins The Platform Basketball Podcast and talks Micheal Jordan and working out with him during the summer, 7:38 Seattle Basketball( 9:17) Brandon Roy, (10:15 )Choosing to go to Michigan (12:15) Where his playing style came from, (18:15 )Hovering in basketball, (26:52 ) Getting drafted by the Bulls and Jerry Krause mindset, (33:00) Doc rivers, (37:00 ) Carmelo Anthony and being in the same situation as him (44:00 )is the mid range dead , (48:00)Top 5 Basketball Movies and (53:00 ) Kobe Stories