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A podcast where Deon Franklin, VJ Johnson, and Taylor Call bring to you all the latest news and commentary in Basketball with a more in-depth look at the NBA! Two former Marquette University Basketball walk-ons together with a lifetime basketball fan make for a perfect combination of seriousness, fun, and hot takes! Come listen to us and follow us on social media @the.daggerpodcast

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    • 4.9 • 54 Ratings

A podcast where Deon Franklin, VJ Johnson, and Taylor Call bring to you all the latest news and commentary in Basketball with a more in-depth look at the NBA! Two former Marquette University Basketball walk-ons together with a lifetime basketball fan make for a perfect combination of seriousness, fun, and hot takes! Come listen to us and follow us on social media @the.daggerpodcast

    NBA "Chokegate"

    NBA "Chokegate"

    In this week's episode of The Dagger Basketball Podcast, the crew will hand out their weekly awards before diving into the hottest news from around the Association. First order of business will be "Chokegate" as the guys will give their takes on Draymond Green's UFC moment against the Minnesota Timberwolves and Rudy Gobert, exploring also the bigger issues for the Golden State Warriors. After that, the crew will breakdown both team's start of the season and prospect for the rest of the year. Are the T'Wolves contenders for the title or to win the West? Is the Warriors dynasty done? Is there anyone coming to save them?

    • 1 hr 6 min
    The System Arrives in LA!

    The System Arrives in LA!

    In this week's episode of the Dagger Basketball Podcast, the crew will give out their weekly awards and then dive right into the James Harden trade from the Philadelphia 76ers to the Los Angeles Clippers. Is this team still a top contender in the Western Conference? How will James "The System" Harden fit in a team with Kawhi, PG, and Russ? How will this impact the Philadelphia 76ers? After that, it is overreaction time for the boys, as they will give their piping hot takes from the start of the season.

    • 1 hr
    NBA Week One Impressions

    NBA Week One Impressions

    In this week's episode of the Dagger Basketball Podcast, the crew will give out their weekly awards and then dive right into the first week of action in the NBA. Thoughts on teams off to a slow start and those that are still undefeated, we will bring you our first impressions without overreacting much, that is for next episode! After that the Dagger will grade each NBA City Edition uniform from top to bottom and trust us there are not many that are worth buying this year. To finish off the episode the guys will give a quick take on the NBA In-season Tourney and then pick the 5 Games of the Week.

    • 1 hr 12 min
    The NBA is BACK!!!

    The NBA is BACK!!!

    In this week's episode of The Dagger Basketball Podcast, the boys are BACK!!! The crew is back together for good after a period of absence. Today, we will bring you guys the annual season preview as the NBA restarts tonight with an amazing two-game slate. We will have our over/under segment covering each team's total wins. Will the Bucks go over their win total line? After that we will give their out way-too-early NBA awards, predicting who will be the Rookie of the Year, the Sixth Man of the Year, and the MVP. To finish of the first episode of our fourth season, we will start our weekly 5 Games of the Week segment.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Bucks & Dollas

    Bucks & Dollas

    The Dagger Basketball Podcast is back with a bang after a few weeks of hiatus because of Deon's wedding! The crew will start by covering the biggest news from the month of September. Damian "Dame Dolla" Lillard has finally left the Portland Trail Blazers after over a decade and moved East to land in Milwaukee to play alongside the Greak Freak Giannis Antetokounmpo! What an absolute blockbuster trade, and we will go over it in this episode with a very special guest! Does this move put the Milwaukee Bucks on top of the league again?

    • 1 hr 2 min
    The Boys Are Back In Town!

    The Boys Are Back In Town!

    In this week's episode of The Dagger Basketball Podcast, the crew will give their takes on Team USA's downfall at FIBA World Cup where the guys failed to bring home any hardware for the trophy case. Who is to blame for this disaster of a team? Will this bring back some of the better players to the Team USA roster for next year's World Cup? All questions we will answer in this episode. Then we will move on and rate your favorite NBA podcasts, we will each rate the best NBA Podcasts rating them A to F, and in some instances F-.

    • 1 hr 14 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
54 Ratings

54 Ratings

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Overreaction Show

This show connected with me because I love taking a look at weird outliers early in the season and figuring out which ones are real

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