The Basketball Fiends is a half-hour podcast on all things NBA and the game of basketball. Every week, Jesus and Alex discuss the hottest NBA topics, with some off-court topics here and there. And when the duo isn’t debating, they’ll interview players, coaches, and those that cover the game. If basketball runs through your veins, this is the podcast for you.
Finals recap | Curry's legacy | NBA Draft | Goodbyes
In the final Basketball Fiends episode, Jesus and Alex recap the NBA Finals and discuss Steph Curry's NBA legacy. Next, the duo discusses the top picks of the 2022 NBA Draft. And finally, the hosts say their final goodbyes.
Quin Snyder | Hornets coach vacancy | Steph's Finals legacy | Game 3 Recap
In this week's episode, Jesus and Alex talk about Quin Snyder's exit from the Jazz, and who's the better coach for the Charlotte Hornets, Mike D'Antoni, or Kenny Atkison? Plus, the duo discusses Steph Curry's NBA Finals Legacy and recaps Game 3.
Conference Finals recap | Darvin Ham | NBA Finals Game 1
The NBA Finals are underway! This week, Jesus and Alex recap the Conference Finals and discuss Darvin Ham’s potential as LA Lakers head coach. Next, they break down the Boston Celtics Game 1 NBA Finals victory. Finally, the duo delivers some news on the podcast's future.
Celtics vs. Heat | Mavericks vs. Warriors | All NBA Rookie Teams | NBA Draft Lottery
This week, Jesus and Alex breakdown the blowouts in the Boston Celtics and Miami Heat series and the Dallas Mavericks versus the Golden State Warriors. Then, did the NBA get the All-NBA Rookie Teams selections correct? Finally, the NBA Draft Lottery.
Buck vs. Celtics | Grizzlies vs. Warriors | MVP | Coach of the Year
In this week’s episode, Jesus and Alex look ahead to Game 6 between the Milwaukee Bucks and Boston Celtics, and Game 6 between the Memphis Grizzlies and Golden State Warriors. Then, the duo talks about Nikola Jokic’s second MVP and Phoenix Sun’s Head Coach Monty Williams winning Coach of the Year.
Breaking Down Each NBA Playoff Series: Semifinals
Jesus Acevedo Jr. and Alex Aguilera are back. The duo spends this episode breaking down each playoff series. Is the Miami Heat vs. Philadelphia 76ers series over? Will the Phoenix Suns close out the Dallas Mavericks? Can the Boston Celtics overcome the Milwaukee Bucks? Finally, will the Memphis Grizzlies steal a road game against the Golden State Warriors?
My weekly go-to NBA Podcast
Jesús and Alex have a great thing going here. They cut out all the noise surrounding the NBA and stick to the most interesting topics/questions surrounding the league.
I’m also enjoying the weekly recaps of Marvel shows (i.e. Wandavision and The Falcon and the Winter Soldier). Well done, fellas!