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Hardwood Knocks is a totally, completely, wholly lit basketball podcast in which hoops heads Andy Bailey and Dan Favale analyze the ins, outs, ups, downs and heck, even diagonals of the NBA.

Hardwood Knocks: An NBA Podcast Blue Wire

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    • 4.7, 278 Ratings

Hardwood Knocks is a totally, completely, wholly lit basketball podcast in which hoops heads Andy Bailey and Dan Favale analyze the ins, outs, ups, downs and heck, even diagonals of the NBA.

    Top 10 Indiana Pacers of the Decade

    Top 10 Indiana Pacers of the Decade

    The Indiana Pacers are next up in Hardwood Knocks' decade-ranking series. There is a consensus No. 1, who will not yet be named, but after him, there's a lot to debate. How high does Victor Oladipo belong? Is George Hill underrated? Plus, Dan and Adam go deep on the future of Myles Turner and Domantas Sabonis.

    • 44 min
    Top 10 Houston Rockets of the Decade

    Top 10 Houston Rockets of the Decade

    The Houston Rockets are next up in Hardwood Knocks' decade-ranking series, and sheesh, are they a doozy. Plenty of good players have suited up for them over the past 10 years, owed in no small part to Daryl Morey's penchant for wheeling and dealing. And with so many short-but-impactful tenures, Dan and Adam have some major differences on their hands, including the placements of Chris Paul and Dwight Howard, as well as the eligibility of Russell Westbrook. They also get into why James Harden is so damn polarizing. Listen!

    • 56 min
    Top 10 Golden State Warriors of the Decade

    Top 10 Golden State Warriors of the Decade

    Hardwood Knocks is back on the decade-rankings grind. Next up: We're ranking the top 10 Golden State Warriors since 2010-11, a process that leads us to tackle some profound questions. Is Andre Iguodala a Hall of Famer? Is Stephen Curry underappreciated? Is Draymond Green more important to the Dubs' success than Klay Thompson? How should Kevin Durant's time with Golden State be remembered? Dan and Adam will answer all this, and more.

    • 48 min
    F**k The NBA's GOAT Debate

    F**k The NBA's GOAT Debate

    After watching all 10 episodes of the last dance, neither Dan nor Bleacher Report's Grant Hughes (@gt_hughes) has ever had less of an inclination to debate the legacies of Michael Jordan and LeBron James. This isn't necessarily a hedge either! They get into why it's so hard to compare the two, the differences in their mythology, the distinction between "best" and "greatest," how media coverage has shaped their reputations and much, much more.

    • 1 hr
    Blue Wire Presents : A Touch More with Megan Rapinoe & Sue Bird

    Blue Wire Presents : A Touch More with Megan Rapinoe & Sue Bird

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    • 6 min
    Top 10 Detroit Pistons of the Decade

    Top 10 Detroit Pistons of the Decade

    NBA Math's Adam Fromal (@fromal09) is back to rank the top 10 Detroit Pistons players of the decade with Dan Favale. Let's just say this one was hard. Is there a consensus No. 1? Did Blake Griffin make the cut already? Remember Greg Monroe? And Rodney Stuckey? Don't worry. We're about to have some fun.

    • 58 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
278 Ratings

278 Ratings

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In-Depth NBA talk

This is my go to for in-depth NBA talk. Sometimes a tad unpolished but these guys live and breathe the NBA and it comes through on the pod.

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Thoughtful Podcast

Sometimes they lose me in the minutia of trades and salary caps; however, they provide the most thoughtful NBA analyses by media.

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