ESPN's Zach Lowe talks to various basketball people about various basketball things.
Kemba Walker and Chiney Ogwumike
Zach talks to Knicks point Kemba Walker about coming home, the highs and lows of his career, and more. Then ESPN's Chiney Ogwumike debates League Pass Rankings with Zach.
Zach talks to Kevin Arnovitz about the latest on Kyrie Irving, Ben Simmons, and the five most confusing teams headed into the season.
Zach and Bill Simmons bat around the big questions going into the NBA season: Can the Nets win it all without Kyrie? Who gets Ben Simmons? Which West and East powers are in danger of slipping into the play-in? And much more.
McMenamin and Marks
Zach and Dave McMenamin preview the Lakers season, then Bobby Marks goes inside the Ben Simmons stand-off.
Friedell, Slater, and Serrano
Zach talks to ESPN's Nick Friedell and Anthony Slater about all things Warriors: Andrew Wiggins and vaccines, Klay Thompson, and how good Golden State can be this season. Then best-selling author Shea Serrano joins to discuss his beloved Spurs.
Kustok and Bontemps
Zach talks to Sarah Kustok of the YES Network about Kyrie Irving, Brooklyn's media day, and expectations for the Nets. Then ESPN's Tim Bontemps joins to talk Michael Porter Jr.'s extension, the latest on Ben Simmons, and the Milwaukee Bucks quest to repeat.
Such a smart podcast. Love it. Great guests too. Keep it up 👍🏻
Lowe x Slater = Excellence
Anthony Slater finally on the Lowe Post!! Definitely worth a 5 star review! (Love you too Nick) Really enjoyed hearing 3 amazing basketball minds (two Eeyores, one CR) thinking together. Here’s to many more episodes together!
Idea for a movie, Zach
The Glorification of an Alleged Rapist
The tale of an arrogant, selfish, nasty multimillionaire loathed by his peers until his sudden death produces phony epitaphs about his absent decency and non-existent contributions to the business that made him a fortune.
Starring: Bob Harig as Zach Lowe;
Megyn Kelly as Rachel Nichols;
Laura Ingraham as Ramona Shelburne; and,
Shaquille O’Neal, once named by Our Zero (“I should have done what Shaq does ... Shaq gives them money or buys them cars ... Shaq does this to keep the girls quiet.”) as The Chump.
Mike Tirico as the Once-Suspended Workplace Predator (Since Promoted);
Mark Levin as Stephen Z. Smith; and,
Fred Hiatt as the Paid (offshore) Censor.
With guest appearances by:
Patrick “No Contest” Graber;
Ex-con John Roche Jr.;
Tom “Court Jester” Leykis, and,
The current and former members of the Eagle, Col. prosecutor’s, sheriff’s, and clerk’s offices.