26 episodes

In a league that changes at the speed of social media, Kristen Ledlow & Candace Parker use their unique insight, knowledge & connections to keep up with the latest breaking storylines in "Ledlow & Parker". Every Tuesday, listeners will go behind-the-scenes with one of the league's most plugged-in insiders and one of the most decorated athletes to ever play the game. Ledlow & Parker go beyond with their guests, using their respected voices and in-the-know perspectives to discuss sports & culture.
 
Listen in each week with "Ledlow & Parker"! They see the game differently.

Ledlow & Parker Turner Sports

    • Basketball
    • 4.9, 354 Ratings

In a league that changes at the speed of social media, Kristen Ledlow & Candace Parker use their unique insight, knowledge & connections to keep up with the latest breaking storylines in "Ledlow & Parker". Every Tuesday, listeners will go behind-the-scenes with one of the league's most plugged-in insiders and one of the most decorated athletes to ever play the game. Ledlow & Parker go beyond with their guests, using their respected voices and in-the-know perspectives to discuss sports & culture.
 
Listen in each week with "Ledlow & Parker"! They see the game differently.

    Bigger than Basketball with DeAndre Jordan

    Bigger than Basketball with DeAndre Jordan

    This week’s show tips off with our thoughts on what’s next for the WNBA before diving into reported scenarios for the NBA’s return. Brooklyn Nets’ big man DeAndre Jordan joins the pod to discuss his preparation for potential playoff basketball and the new documentary series “Blackballed,” an access-driven documentary exploring racial politics in basketball. Kristen and Candace react to the tragic death of George Floyd with a passionate discussion on civil rights, the search for justice, and the need for humanity to join together in support of the black community.

    • 43 min
    Heroes, Highlights & Hardships with Allie LaForce, Stephanie Ready and Taylor Rooks

    Heroes, Highlights & Hardships with Allie LaForce, Stephanie Ready and Taylor Rooks

    This week we tip things off with our reaction to the final two episodes of “The Last Dance” and debate how the documentary may have changed the public’s perception of past and present NBA greats. Our Turner Sports teammates Allie LaForce, Stephanie Ready and Bleacher Report's Taylor Rooks join us for an open roundtable where we discuss our heroes, setbacks, most memorable interviews, and how women are changing the sports industry. We close with some rapid fire questions & share some uplifting stories of the week on “What’s Good!”

    • 59 min
    Behind The Lens with HOF Photographer Andrew Bernstein

    Behind The Lens with HOF Photographer Andrew Bernstein

    On this week’s “Ledlow & Parker,” we dive into our favorite moments from episodes 7 & 8 of “The Last Dance” documentary and debate how effective MJ’s leadership style would be in today’s game. Andrew Bernstein (10:18), legendary NBA & WNBA photographer and 2018 Curt Gowdy Award recipient, joins the show to share stories behind some of his iconic photos while covering Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant and LeBron James and relives some memorable moments from our careers. We close the show by handing out superlatives for the 2020 NBA class & celebrating Lailaa Parker’s birthday on “What’s Good!”

    • 49 min
    Activism & The Modern-Day Athlete with Kevin Love

    Activism & The Modern-Day Athlete with Kevin Love

    On this week’s show, we react to episodes 5 & 6 of “The Last Dance” documentary and dive into Michael Jordan’s comments about how he never saw himself as activist athlete. NBA champion & 5x All-Star Kevin Love (10:54-39:14) joins us to discuss the parallels he sees between the 1998 Bulls and his 2017 Cavs squad, talks the importance of community during Mental Health Awareness Month & reveals his favorite superheroes in game of “Loathe, Like & Love.” We open up the fan mailbag to dish out some advice to the 2020 high school graduating class, try to recall our senior superlatives and much more!

    • 49 min
    "Quarantine Party is a Go, Go!"

    "Quarantine Party is a Go, Go!"

    This week's "Ledlow & Parker" is jam packed! Kristen and Candace open the show with the latest news of some NBA practice facilities potentially opening up. Rapper and LA icon Snoop Dogg (8:10-23:32) joins the show to talk his love for the Lakers, his many projects and gives us an idea of who the real ballers are in the rap game. Actress, activist and friend of the show, Gabrielle Union (28:15-50:48), comes on to discuss her days at home with Dwyane Wade and her children, her memories from "Love & Basketball" and reveals what internet facts about her are really fact or fiction. We wrap the show with a special edition of "What's Good!" featuring WNBA legend and current New Orleans Pelican VP of Basketball Ops. & Team Development, Swin Cash (51:28-1:06:13), who talks the city of New Orleans and much more!

    • 1 hr 5 min
    "Just Want To Hoop" with Chris Paul & Todd Gurley

    "Just Want To Hoop" with Chris Paul & Todd Gurley

    We open this week's show by diving into some MJ storylines from "The Last Dance" documentary and compare the differences in the past & present NBA eras. 10x All-Star Chris Paul (9:51-30:05) calls in to recount the night the NBA season was suspended in OKC, discusses his current conversations with the league as NBPA President, talks his transition from the Rockets to the Thunder & much more! NFL running back & new member of the Atlanta Falcons, Todd Gurley (33:30-46:05), joins the show to explain how different the NFL Draft experience will be for the 2020 rookie class and shares some of his favorite memories from the 2019 Super Bowl weekend in Atlanta. We close with a few recent headlines that caught our eye in "What's Good!"

    • 47 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
354 Ratings

354 Ratings

HD Sight & Sound ,

Greatest Basketball podcast of All Time

This show quickly become part of my weekly routine. Great show!👍

Masiabee ,

Best Podcast Duo

LOVE. LOVE. LOVE. Thank you ladies for giving me something super enjoyable to listen to during my long commutes around the San Fernando Valley! You two make me laugh and cry.

Keg2003 ,

Great duo, Great chemistry!

Kristen and Candace are a powerhouse duo! They know the game, they interview, banter, and joke well with each other; their chemistry and back and forth is easy and they are a joy to listen to! Whether I’m in the car or out for a run, I always look to see if there’s a new episode on for me to listen to. More please!

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