Go beyond the box scores and talking-head hype as Arky Shea and Joel C. Cordes break down the NBA's biggest on-court storylines. Get the full context and nuances of pro basketball while meeting up-and-coming content creators and experiencing a behind-the-scenes look at sports media.
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BbA 49: NBA Logo Change, Celtics' Struggles, Looming Schedule Woes
Should the NBA change its decades-old logo from Jerry West to Kobe Bryant? What's wrong (and right) with the Boston Celtics, and how much can be changed midseason? Arky Shea and Joel C. Cordes discuss all that plus the league's looming schedule problem as COVID-related postponements continue to pile up.
BbA Byte: 2021 NBA All-Star Game Roster Bench & Snubs
Which NBA All-Star Game roster selections do you agree with? Who should have made the list and who should have been left off? Arky Shea & Joel C. Cordes make their picks.
BbA 50: Anthony Davis Injury, DeMarcus Cousins Rumors, NBA-All Star Game Starters
How much is the L.A. Lakers' repeat bid endangered by Anthony Davis' absence? What more can LeBron James and his supporting cast do? Is DeMarcus Cousins a potential trade candidate for other teams besides the Lakers? Arky Shea and Joel C. Cordes discuss all that plus winners and losers from the 2021 NBA All-Star Game starters vote.
BbA Byte: Blake Griffin & Andre Drummond Trade Rumors, Draymond Green's Comments
Where are the best landing spots for former All-Stars Blake Griffin and Andre Drummond? Does Draymond Green have a good point about NBA organizations, the media and the public's double standard during trade season? Arky Shea and Joel C. Cordes discuss all that plus the league's decision to condense All-Star Weekend to a single day.
BbA 48: Predicting Buyers, Sellers at 2021 NBA Trade Deadline
Let the trade rumors and speculation begin as Bob Bajek ("Bajek & Brown" podcast) joins Arky Shea and Joel C. Cordes to break down which teams we can expect to be especially active before the NBA Trade Deadline.
BbA Byte: National Anthem Debate, Kyle Lowry Trade Rumors
Did the Dallas Mavericks go too far in not playing the U.S. National Anthem during their home games? How likely is Kyle Lowry to be traded by the Toronto Raptors and to where? Arky Shea & Joel C. Cordes discuss all that and more!
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Joel is one of the smartest basketball minds out there and Arky is just flat out hilarious