91 episodes

Totally unguarded conversations about sports, culture and basketball nostalgia.

NBA veterans Quentin Richardson and Darius Miles are lifelong friends and bona fide truth-tellers. Listen as they invite special guests, high-profile athletes, musicians and entertainers to get brutally honest about everything from current events to untold stories from the golden era of sports and culture. Named for the on-court celebration they made wildly popular, this unfiltered, hilarious and surprising podcast is like playing NBA 2K with no fouls.

Knuckleheads with Quentin Richardson & Darius Miles The Players' Tribune

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Totally unguarded conversations about sports, culture and basketball nostalgia.

NBA veterans Quentin Richardson and Darius Miles are lifelong friends and bona fide truth-tellers. Listen as they invite special guests, high-profile athletes, musicians and entertainers to get brutally honest about everything from current events to untold stories from the golden era of sports and culture. Named for the on-court celebration they made wildly popular, this unfiltered, hilarious and surprising podcast is like playing NBA 2K with no fouls.

    Demar Derozan.

    Demar Derozan.

    As the song goes, “My city love me like DeMar DeRozan.” Whether that be SoCal, Toronto or Chicago, DeMar comes through with the word on this week’s episode of Knuckleheads. The 4x All-Star details his journey from Compton to becoming the face of the Toronto Raptors. He gets into what it was like seeing the Raptors win, what he learned under Coach Popovich, and why he’s so excited to be on the Chicago Bulls. And you won’t want to miss some never before heard (and Drake-approved) bars. Tune in, y’all! 

     
    Growing up in Southern California, playing for Master P 
    Going to USC, UCLA rivalry 
    Drafted by the Raptors, first time in Toronto 
    Kyle Lowry 
    Leaving Toronto and them winning a championship 
    Playing for the Chicago Bulls 
    Relationship with Drake 

     

    About Our Hosts:

    NBA veterans Quentin Richardson and Darius Miles are lifelong friends and bona fide truth-tellers. Listen as they invite special guests, high-profile athletes, musicians and entertainers to get brutally honest about everything from current events to untold stories from the golden era of sports and culture. Named for the on-court celebration they made wildly popular, this unfiltered, hilarious and surprising podcast is like playing NBA 2K with no fouls.

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    • 1 hr 23 min
    Spencer Dinwiddie

    Spencer Dinwiddie

    Spencer Dinwiddie pulls UP on the guys for your weekly dose of Knuckleheads. The Cali native breaks down his unique basketball journey. What it’s like to grind in the league and truly make a name for himself. Who helped him find his voice and that famous outspokenness. And the guys don’t let Spence leave without taking in some of the man’s cryptocurrency knowledge! Get your notepad out because Spencer Dinwiddie’s got some things to say, y’all. Tune in!
    Confidence as a player, high school hoops and almost going to Harvard [1:50]
    University of Colorado, his perfect game and declaring for the draft after ACL injury [12:35]
    Drafted to the NBA, Detroit Pistons, G League grind, playing with the Brooklyn Nets [22:30]
    His aggressive style of play, teaming up with Bradley Beal, the 2021 NBA playoffs [32:50]
    Kobe talk, being an underdog and the future of crypto [48:15]

     

    About Our Hosts:

    NBA veterans Quentin Richardson and Darius Miles are lifelong friends and bona fide truth-tellers. Listen as they invite special guests, high-profile athletes, musicians and entertainers to get brutally honest about everything from current events to untold stories from the golden era of sports and culture. Named for the on-court celebration they made wildly popular, this unfiltered, hilarious and surprising podcast is like playing NBA 2K with no fouls.

    Other places to find Knuckleheads: 

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    • 1 hr 21 min
    Sue Bird

    Sue Bird

    ROY-AL-TY. Seattle Storm and USA Basketball legend Sue Bird joins Knuckleheads this week. The former No. 1 overall pick sits down with Q and D to reflect on her rise from New York City to dominating at UCONN and having early success in the WNBA. Sue talks about everything  from her crazy shoe collection, to even playing for a Russian spy. She’s one of the game’s all time greatest, so kick back and listen up! 
    Growing up in New York, playing at Christ the King [3:15] 
    UCONN and Geno Auriemma [5:58]  
    Diana Taurasi coming to school and undefeated season [17:35 ]
    First overall pick in the WNBA draft and going to Seattle [26:15]
    First WNBA championship [31:32] 
    Team USA and 2021 Olympic Gold medal [33:58] 
    Breanna Stewart [42:00]

     

    About Our Hosts:

    NBA veterans Quentin Richardson and Darius Miles are lifelong friends and bona fide truth-tellers. Listen as they invite special guests, high-profile athletes, musicians and entertainers to get brutally honest about everything from current events to untold stories from the golden era of sports and culture. Named for the on-court celebration they made wildly popular, this unfiltered, hilarious and surprising podcast is like playing NBA 2K with no fouls.

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    • 1 hr 7 min
    Jayson Tatum

    Jayson Tatum

    We bringin’ straight buckets only! Jayson Tatum returns to Knuckleheads for the first time since he was a rookie. The Celtics superstar joins Q and D to talk about everything, including his jump to stardom, what it's like to be a part of Jordan Brand, and his recipe for scoring fifty! The guys get into the Celtics' success and the changes they’ve had to go through over the years. And you know D Miles is gonna ask Jayson about St. Louis!! Tune in!  
    Having success as a young leader on the Celtics [1:52]
    St. Louis legacy [5:50] 
    Winning gold for the United States at the Olympics [17:48] 
    Relationship with Jaylen Brown [37:44]
    Kobe’s impact on Jayson and his “24” tattoo [50:15 ] 

     

    About Our Hosts:

    NBA veterans Quentin Richardson and Darius Miles are lifelong friends and bona fide truth-tellers. Listen as they invite special guests, high-profile athletes, musicians and entertainers to get brutally honest about everything from current events to untold stories from the golden era of sports and culture. Named for the on-court celebration they made wildly popular, this unfiltered, hilarious and surprising podcast is like playing NBA 2K with no fouls.

    Other places to find Knuckleheads: 
    Subscribe on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_oEpHy1IGw
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    • 54 min
    Kevin Durant

    Kevin Durant

    WE BACK liiiiiiive on location! You hearing this? Live ON LOCATION, y’all! And who better to kick off this new season of Knuckleheads than Easy. Money. SNIPER. Our main man Kevin Durant makin’ his third appearance on the show to chop it up with the Knuckleheads – someone get this man a plaque! We pick up where we left off in KD’s All-Star career. Coming back from injury, taking that 2020 season by storm and the DAMN BIG TOE that — aight, nevermind, we good. We moved on. It’s ALL about the 2021–2022 season now. Tune in for interviews with some of our favorite current players. A legendary lineup … Season 7 of Knuckleheads starts now. Future Hall of Famer, Kevin Durant. 
    Back from injury, working with Drake, playing with James Harden [2:45]
    Kyrie Irving, James Harden and KD as a trio in the 2021 postseason  [9:15]
    2021 NBA playoffs, Blake Griffin, Steve Nash, that crazy Game 5 [16:29]
    The 2021 Olympics, Gregg Popovich, young players stepping up [33:10]
    Being an NBA 2K cover athlete, P.J. Tucker, sneaker talk [47:45]
    KD’s social media presence, Jayson Tatum, hoops-to-business talk [1:10:53]

    About Our Hosts:

    NBA veterans Quentin Richardson and Darius Miles are lifelong friends and bona fide truth-tellers. Listen as they invite special guests, high-profile athletes, musicians and entertainers to get brutally honest about everything from current events to untold stories from the golden era of sports and culture. Named for the on-court celebration they made wildly popular, this unfiltered, hilarious and surprising podcast is like playing NBA 2K with no fouls.

    Other places to find Knuckleheads: 
    Subscribe on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_oEpHy1IGw
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    • 1 hr 27 min
    Julius "Dr. J" Erving

    Julius "Dr. J" Erving

    It’s the Season 6 finale of Knuckleheads, y’all! And we’ve got a real one to close it out for you. One of the greatest ever to do it. New York legend. Rucker Park hero. Philadelphia superstar. The high-flying hooper every kid wanted to be, a man who made his mark on the sport forever with a name the game will never forget, it’s JULIUS ... DR.J ... ERVING! Nothing but love for our OG. Make an appointment with the Doctor and tune in for this very special episode of Knuckleheads.
    Current state of basketball and player resemblances [3:00]
    Legendary dunking, being one of the NBA’s 50 Greatest Players, nickname origin [9:15]
    UMASS and Rucker Park [23:45]
    ABA to NBA transition, first dunk contest, biggest rivalries [30:49]
    Effortless swagger, endorsements, racism over time [53:20]
    Being MJ’s favorite player, Wilt Chamberlain, almost playing for the Bucks [1:04:55]

    About Our Hosts:

    NBA veterans Quentin Richardson and Darius Miles are lifelong friends and bona fide truth-tellers. Listen as they invite special guests, high-profile athletes, musicians and entertainers to get brutally honest about everything from current events to untold stories from the golden era of sports and culture. Named for the on-court celebration they made wildly popular, this unfiltered, hilarious and surprising podcast is like playing NBA 2K with no fouls.

    Other places to find Knuckleheads: 
    Subscribe on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e_oEpHy1IGw
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    • 1 hr 19 min

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