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A long-lens view at sports, fantasy sports, cryptocurrency, gambling, sports betting and all the digital culture in between. Davis Mattek is joined by a guest on a semi-regular basis to have semi-intelligent conversations about this world of outcomes and analytics.

The Taekcast: A (mostly) Sports Podcast Davis Mattek

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A long-lens view at sports, fantasy sports, cryptocurrency, gambling, sports betting and all the digital culture in between. Davis Mattek is joined by a guest on a semi-regular basis to have semi-intelligent conversations about this world of outcomes and analytics.

    Ep. 153 - The Victory Machine w/ Ethan Sherwood-Strauss from The Athletic

    Ep. 153 - The Victory Machine w/ Ethan Sherwood-Strauss from The Athletic

    Ethan Sherwood-Strauss joins the show to discuss his book, "The Victory Machine" and the regeneration of the Golden State Warriors dynasty. Davis and Ethan discuss Kevin Durant and his ever-evolving mood swings, who deserves the most credit for the Warriors dynastic run, the media's role in all of this and how shoe companies have more power than we think.
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    Ep. 152 - "They Can't Win Until We Quit": The Last Dance Episodes 9 & 10 Recap + Discussion w/ Peter Overzet

    Ep. 152 - "They Can't Win Until We Quit": The Last Dance Episodes 9 & 10 Recap + Discussion w/ Peter Overzet

    Davis Mattek and Peter recap the final episodes of The Last Dance while critically examining the documentary and Michael Jordan's career including The Flu Game, Scottie Pippen as protagonist, would they have won a 7th and more.

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    • 49 min
    Ep. 151 - CoronaCast #9: The Re-Opening w/ Pat Mayo

    Ep. 151 - CoronaCast #9: The Re-Opening w/ Pat Mayo

    Davis Mattek and Pat Mayo discuss the world of COVID-19, the re-opening of the US, mental health and more.

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    Ep. 150 - Aaron Judge Might Be More Famous Than Mike Trout w/ @RotoPat from RotoWorld

    Ep. 150 - Aaron Judge Might Be More Famous Than Mike Trout w/ @RotoPat from RotoWorld

    RotoPat joins the show to chat quarantine living, the Star Wars franchise, FIFA addiction, and the bizarre popularity of Major League Baseball.

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    Ep. 149 - Deep Inside The World Of Professional Tennis w/ Pro Coach Matt Manasse

    Ep. 149 - Deep Inside The World Of Professional Tennis w/ Pro Coach Matt Manasse

    Davis Mattek is joined by professional tennis coach Matt Manasse to discuss tennis analytics and the world of professional tennis. The guys cover how analytics functions inside of tennis, differences between the men and womens' game, how Co-Vid has impacted the world of tennis and much more.

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    • 52 min
    Ep. 148 - "Good Game, Mike": Last Dance Episodes 7 & 8 Recap + Discussion w/ Nick Kostos

    Ep. 148 - "Good Game, Mike": Last Dance Episodes 7 & 8 Recap + Discussion w/ Nick Kostos

    Nick Kostos and Davis Mattek break down and discuss Episodes 7 and 8 of ESPN's Michael Jordan documentary, The Last Dance. The guys go over the first retirement, gambling rumors, the fateful Magic series, and much more in this explicit episode of the Taekcast.

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