100 episodes

Howard Beck takes on the biggest topics and invites A-List guests along for a fast-moving NBA podcast from Bleacher Report that goes the full 48.

The Full 48 Bleacher Report

    • Basketball
    • 4.6, 751 Ratings

Howard Beck takes on the biggest topics and invites A-List guests along for a fast-moving NBA podcast from Bleacher Report that goes the full 48.

    Bill Rhoden Talks Racial Inequality & Athlete Activism

    Bill Rhoden Talks Racial Inequality & Athlete Activism

    Bill Rhoden, host of the “Bill Rhoden on Sports” podcast and writer for The Undefeated, discusses structural changes in power and control that are needed to truly address racial inequality in the world, including the NBA and sports in general, LeBron’s role in athlete activism and pushing it forward, and the possibility and effect of players taking a political stand come November.

    • 36 min
    Chris Mannix on LeBron vs Carmelo, the Suns, and an LA Championship

    Chris Mannix on LeBron vs Carmelo, the Suns, and an LA Championship

    Senior Writer for Sports Illustrated, Chris Mannix, returns to breakdown the possible first round matchup between the LA Lakers and Portland Trail Blazers, LeBron vs Carmelo Anthony, the Clippers chances at a Championship, the Phoenix Suns, the future of the Bucks, and why the league should permanently adopt the play in tournament.

    • 59 min
    Stan Van Gundy on The Sixers, Zion, LeBron, and the NBA Bubble

    Stan Van Gundy on The Sixers, Zion, LeBron, and the NBA Bubble

    Former Detroit Pistons and Orlando Magic Head Coach and current color commentator for TNT, Stan Van Gundy, returns to “The Full 48 with Howard Beck” to discuss life in the NBA bubble as a member of the media, the reason for the high-scoring games, injury management vs load management, Zion Williamson and the Pelicans, Philadelphia’s chances at a Championship, and why Ben Simmons is the most underrated player in the league.

    • 50 min
    3rd Annual Drunk With Power with Zach Lowe & Rachel Nichols

    3rd Annual Drunk With Power with Zach Lowe & Rachel Nichols

    Zach Lowe and Rachel Nichols return for the 3rd Annual “Drunk With Power” podcast. They discuss life in the bubble (where Rachel is currently residing); social justice, player activism, and the media coverage response; the probability of the next NBA season and how it will be executed in December; and of course all the things they would change about the league if they were NBA Czar For A Day including – removing bad owners, expanding the MVP ballot, establishing the G League’s one shot rule for all fouls, and empowering referees to enforce social distancing rules in the bubble.

    • 1 hr 27 min
    Jamal Crawford on the NBA Bubble, Career Longevity, and Equality

    Jamal Crawford on the NBA Bubble, Career Longevity, and Equality

    Three-time Sixth Man of the Year winner, and current Brooklyn Net, Jamal Crawford, discusses his recent signing with the Nets, life inside the NBA Bubble, the rise of NBA Activism, and the advice he offers younger players. Jamal also speaks to his role on the Nets, his NBA future, the changes he made to his nutrition and fitness that prolonged his career, why “equality” will be featured on the back of his jersey, and who he believes should be on the receiving end of this season’s MVP award.

    • 50 min
    Dan Woike Heads to the NBA Bubble & Makes an LA Finals Prediction

    Dan Woike Heads to the NBA Bubble & Makes an LA Finals Prediction

    Dan Woike, National NBA Reporter for the LA Times, joins to discuss success of the NBA bubble to date, league transparency issues around the coronavirus status of players, the NBA post season awards, and the importance and quality of the 8 bubble games. Plus, they discuss which LA team will likely make the Finals and why, the potential roles of Alex Caruso, the Morris brothers, and Joakim Noah, why the Toronto Raptors shouldn't be overlooked as a possible Finals team, and how the Rockets' style of play may prevent a deep play-off run.

    • 56 min

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