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A daily breakdown of the latest story lines, trends, and important developments in the NBA. We promise to keep the Sixers and Celtics discussion to a reasonable amount … or to at least try.

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A daily breakdown of the latest story lines, trends, and important developments in the NBA. We promise to keep the Sixers and Celtics discussion to a reasonable amount … or to at least try.

    Shake’s Big Shot, Zion Bounces Back, and the Jimmy Butler Mystery | The Mismatch

    Shake’s Big Shot, Zion Bounces Back, and the Jimmy Butler Mystery | The Mismatch

    Verno and KOC react to Shake Milton’s clutch game-winner against the Spurs (0:43), the fight for the 8-seed (13:26), the micro-ball Rockets (23:40), the defending champion Toronto Raptors (41:21), the bizarre Jimmy Butler story (50:06), and more.
    Hosts: Chris Vernon and Kevin O’Connor

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Reporting on the Bubble With Raja Bell

    Reporting on the Bubble With Raja Bell

    Logan Murdock is joined by Raja Bell as they break down the start of the NBA season. They discuss the kind of play they are seeing inside the bubble (11:30), which teams to keep an eye on (39:15), and Bell's transition to the media side of the industry. Then they choose the "Real One of the Week," a segment that highlights a player of the week who they believe stood out from the rest (1:01:10).
    Host: Logan Murdock
    Guest: Raja Bell

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Give Us More Lakers-Clippers, Free Zion, and the Seeding Race | The Mismatch

    Give Us More Lakers-Clippers, Free Zion, and the Seeding Race | The Mismatch

    Verno and KOC discuss the thrilling kickoff of seeding games in Orlando: Clippers-Lakers (0:42) and Jazz-Pelicans (32:51). Then, they preview the weekend’s upcoming games (59:18).
    Hosts: Chris Vernon and Kevin O’Connor

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Thibs in New York, Lou Will’s Excursion, and Seeding Games Preview | The Mismatch

    Thibs in New York, Lou Will’s Excursion, and Seeding Games Preview | The Mismatch

    Verno and KOC discuss the New York Knicks hiring Tom Thibodeau (0:12), Lou Williams visiting Magic City while on leave from the Orlando campus (21:30), and the imminent start of seeding games (43:01).
    Hosts: Chris Vernon and Kevin O’Connor

    • 1 hr 14 min
    Basketball Is Back! Scrimmages Takeaways, Changing Expectations, and Mailbag Questions | The Mismatch

    Basketball Is Back! Scrimmages Takeaways, Changing Expectations, and Mailbag Questions | The Mismatch

    Verno and KOC react to the first NBA scrimmages in Orlando and potential new game operations (4:28) before answering a few questions from you, the listeners (36:35).
    Hosts: Chris Vernon, Kevin O’Connor

    • 40 min
    The Latest NBA COVID-19 Testing Reveals No New Positive Tests. Plus: Regular-Season Award Selections | The Mismatch

    The Latest NBA COVID-19 Testing Reveals No New Positive Tests. Plus: Regular-Season Award Selections | The Mismatch

    We discuss the most recent NBA COVID-19 testing results, which revealed no new positive tests of players in the Orlando bubble (2:08). Then, we break down whether the four months of training could benefit a team like the Sixers, who are talented but were dysfunctional in the first half of the season (17:06). Finally, we share our choices for the NBA regular-season awards—MVP, Coach of the Year, Rookie of the Year, Most Improved, Defensive Player of the Year, and Sixth Man of the Year (30:30).

    Hosts: Chris Vernon and Kevin O’Connor

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
7.6K Ratings

7.6K Ratings

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Differing opinions

Perhaps having separate feeds for each of the shows would help. If you dislike Chris don’t subscribe to mismatch. You dislike Justin, skip group chat. If you like them all this feed is great for you.

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Bring back heat check!!

New Monday show is wack. Bring back heat check!!

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More Logan Murdock

Love the change of pace with Logan/Raja. They’re great.

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