25 episodes

Comedians Freddie Rivas & Cathryn Naiker discuss their love for WNBA Basketball. They discuss the latest games & storylines. Plus debate their rival faves, dive into the history of the league, name a few roller coasters after the stars and so much more. Join us all year round as we get into it just like a game of pick-up.

The Pick Up - A WNBA Podcast The Sonar Network

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    • 3.0 • 2 Ratings

Comedians Freddie Rivas & Cathryn Naiker discuss their love for WNBA Basketball. They discuss the latest games & storylines. Plus debate their rival faves, dive into the history of the league, name a few roller coasters after the stars and so much more. Join us all year round as we get into it just like a game of pick-up.

    The Pick Up Episode 24 – Liz Cambaige QUITS! Commissioners cup, Brittney Griner Update & More

    The Pick Up Episode 24 – Liz Cambaige QUITS! Commissioners cup, Brittney Griner Update & More

    The Pick-Up WNBA Podcast has been nominated for the Canadian Podcasting awards!!!! Plus Liz Cambaige abruptly quits the L.A Sparks! This comes after a long line of drama that has followed her career over the last year, what does this mean for her going forward. Then Brittney Griner Trail updates which include her saying more on the stand the U.S government confirming the negotiation of a prisoner swap. Then The Commissioner’s Cup highlights plus we debate its legitimacy. Then we have our badass player of the week and Freddie’s fun question turns into Cathryn’s quirky question, which is all about ‘divorce.’ Brought to you By: The Sonar Network

    • 57 min
    The Pick Up Episode 23, Brittney Griner Pleads Guilty, WNBA All Star Game & more!

    The Pick Up Episode 23, Brittney Griner Pleads Guilty, WNBA All Star Game & more!

    In this episode Hosts Freddie & Cathryn talk about Brittney Griner’s Guilty Plea and what that really means. The overall frustration and lack of consistency in the coverage around this case.

    Then we switch to the WNBA All-Sar game, talk highlights, debate the “Bells and Whistles” around the event, and discuss the 4-point shot.

    Then we talk about our “home teams” the Lynx & the Mercury, what can we expect from them going forward, and who we think will keep climbing as the second half of the season unfolds.

    After that, we have our Badass All-star of the week where we absolutely trash that sad-looking trophy, and finally, Freddie’s Fun Question is all about the Kicks. Brought to you By: The Sonar Network

    • 52 min
    The Pick Up Episode 22 – Brittney Griner, All Star Selections, Tina Charles & More

    The Pick Up Episode 22 – Brittney Griner, All Star Selections, Tina Charles & More

    Hosts Freddie Rivas & Cathryn Naiker first open up with an update/reaction about Brittney Griner’s detainment being extended an additional 6 months. Then we focus on All-Star Weekend and shout out to the 1st timers club. Then We talk about Tina Charles’s “Divorce” from the Phoenix Mercury and joining the Seattle Storm. Then we have our Badass player of the week & Freddie’s Fun question is all about the fits. Brought to you By: The Sonar Network

    • 45 min
    The Pick Up EP 21, Derek Fisher, Brittney Griner delays continue, Sabrina Ionescu, WNBA’s Best Stories So Far & More

    The Pick Up EP 21, Derek Fisher, Brittney Griner delays continue, Sabrina Ionescu, WNBA’s Best Stories So Far & More

    Hosts Freddie Rivas and Cathryn Naiker discuss The LA Sparks Firing Derek Fisher, and their disappointing season so far. Plus we talk about the feel-good stories of the WNBA so far this season. Then we talk about the latest with Brittney Griner. Her trial date has been extended again, until July 2nd, what do we think that means? Also, the NBA has started to talk about BG in an official capacity, how do we feel about their efforts. Then we talk about an interesting story published by the USA today about the history of the WNBA Players association and the history of their contract negotiations. Finally, we have our Bad Ass Player of the week, who was historic and unanimous! And Freddie’s Fun Question has some imposter syndrome. Brought to you By: The Sonar Network

    • 51 min
    The Pick Up Episode 20, Early Season Surprises, Expansion. Brittney Griner’s Wife on Good Morning America, & More.

    The Pick Up Episode 20, Early Season Surprises, Expansion. Brittney Griner’s Wife on Good Morning America, & More.

    IT’S THE ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE PICK UP! Hosts Cathryn and Freddie Look at the WNBA season standings so far and say we are most surprised by. Plus Brittney Griner’s wife goes on Good Morning America to talk about what this ordeal has been like for her. We Talk about Commissioner Cathy Engelbert going back on her original stance on expansion. Our Bad Ass Player of the week and Freddie’s fun question is all about betting. Brought to you By: The Sonar Network

    • 42 min
    The Pick Up Episode 19, Expansion vs Salary Cap, Early surprises, Brittney Griner Trial Extended, & More

    The Pick Up Episode 19, Expansion vs Salary Cap, Early surprises, Brittney Griner Trial Extended, & More

    This week Freddie and Cathryn talk about their early team surprises and disappointment to start the season, We complain about League Pass, We talk expansion vs renegotiating the salary cap, and Brittney Griner & her trial date being extended, what does this really mean? Our Bad Ass Player of the week is back! Plus Freddie’s Fun Question has us looking at WNBA cities outside of our own. Brought to you By: The Sonar Network

    • 53 min

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