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Tampering is now part of The Athletic NBA Show. Subscribe here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-athletic-nba-show/id1358187061 to go behind the scenes evert Tuesday with host Sam Amick and fellow NBA insiders from The Athletic including Joe Vardon, Shams Charania, and John Hollinger. Peek behind the curtains and step into the World of GMs, Player Agents and the figures that make the game on the court far more complex than seen on TV. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-athletic-nba-show/id1358187061

Tampering: An NBA Podcast The Athletic

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    • 4.5 • 26 Ratings

Tampering is now part of The Athletic NBA Show. Subscribe here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-athletic-nba-show/id1358187061 to go behind the scenes evert Tuesday with host Sam Amick and fellow NBA insiders from The Athletic including Joe Vardon, Shams Charania, and John Hollinger. Peek behind the curtains and step into the World of GMs, Player Agents and the figures that make the game on the court far more complex than seen on TV. https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-athletic-nba-show/id1358187061

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    • 1 min
    Jeff Zillgitt on the NBA Schedule and the Re-Start of the NBA

    Jeff Zillgitt on the NBA Schedule and the Re-Start of the NBA

    Sam Amick is joined by Jeff Zillgitt of USA Today to discuss the Jeff's fight with cancer, news around the league, and the return of the NBA in Walt Disney World. 



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    • 40 min
    The Viability of the NBA Bubble with Dr. Angela Rasmussen, Virologist at Columbia University

    The Viability of the NBA Bubble with Dr. Angela Rasmussen, Virologist at Columbia University

    On today's show Sam Amick is joined by Dr. Angela Rasmussen, Virologist at Columbia University. They discuss the NBA's plan for return to play, the viability of the bubble, is this the best the NBA can do?, is the testing sufficient in the bubble?, and more on COVID-19 from an expert in the field.



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    • 47 min
    Ethan Strauss on the NBA's Return, The Victory Machine, and Covering the NBA

    Ethan Strauss on the NBA's Return, The Victory Machine, and Covering the NBA

    Sam Amick is joined by Ethan Strauss to discuss the NBA players meeting, the NBA's return, The Victory Machine, Kevin Durant, and more.



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    • 1 hr 2 min
    Keith Smith: Inside the NBA's Disney Plan

    Keith Smith: Inside the NBA's Disney Plan

    Sam Amick and Joe Vardon discuss the NBA in Disney World plan with Keith Smith. Keith worked for Disney for 20 years and has insight you can get nowhere else. Listen as they discuss where the NBA players will stay, what that will look like, and how the play will be executed. 



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    • 42 min
    Marcus Thompson On The Condition Of Our Country

    Marcus Thompson On The Condition Of Our Country

    Marcus Thompson joins Sam Amick and Joe Vardon to discuss the condition of the United States, racism, how the NBA and its players are speaking up, and some personal stories from Sam, Joe and Marcus. 



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    • 48 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
26 Ratings

26 Ratings

C Lange ,

Sam and Joe kick ass!

These guys know what they are talking about and I love the format! Keep up the great work and look forward to more episodes!

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Excellent podcast

Great job, Sam and Joe. Amidst all the basketball podcasts, yours is fun and informative. I am a subscriber to the Athletic, and still prefer these open podcasts unless you guys can figure out a way for us subscribers to listen to closed podcasts easily on the phone.

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