NBA.com's Hang Time Podcast
Summary: The NBA's official podcast, hosted weekly by Sekou Smith, Rick Fox and Lang Whitaker, with guests from all around the league and the people who cover it.
Allen Iverson? Tracy McGrady? The podcast crew tackles their cases for the Hall of Fame. And what about Grant Hill, Glen Rice and Robert Horry who will soon be eligible too? We dive in on all that and a whole lot more on Episode 130 of the Hang Time Podcast.
Super model and "Brooklyn to the bone" hoops fan Damaris Lewis and Yahoo! Sports NBA columnist Marc J. Spears don't hold back in their assessments of what's gone on this summer and what could be in store for us all during the 2013-14 NBA season.
Chris Carrino, a staple on Nets broadcasts since 1992, answers all of our questions about the Nets and their chances to compete with the Miami Heat, Indiana Pacers, Chicago Bulls and New York Knicks for top dog status in the Eastern Conference.
The guys are joined by Rockets play-by-play anouncer Craig Ackerman to get the inside story on the Dwight Howard saga and also to recap what we saw during the Las Vegas Summer League, USA Basketball's mini-camp in Vegas and a wild July of action in free agency and trades.
We're not completely finished with the free agent topic around here, not with one of our own feeding the hype about the free agent summer of 2014 and the bounty it could bring one particular franchise in Los Angeles.
The man who broke the Dwight Howard going to Houston story, Sam Amick of USA Today, joins the podcast to discuss and analyze all the NBA free agency news.
Will Dwight Howard stay with the Los Angeles Lakers or will he chase his championship dreams in Houston, Dallas, Golden State or Atlanta? This is the question that hangs over the basketball world. And only Howard, the man in the middle of the free agent summer of 2013, can give us an answer. The podcast crew tackles that and all the other big Free Agent news.
L.A. Times Clippers beat writer Brad Turner joins the podcast to break down the latest NBA news including the potential Doc Rivers trade and what it means for the future of the Clippers.
Legendary coach Phil Jackson joins the podcast to break down Game 7 between the Spurs and Heat in what has turned into an epic NBA Finals.
With the Finals hanging in the balance, the guys analyze the first three games and preview what's to come for the Heat and Spurs.
NBA.com/Stats guru John Schuhmann joins the podcast to preview the Heat-Spurs Finals.
The guys talk playoffs are are joined by Wayne B. Drash who wrote a book about Memphis with Penny Hardaway.
Senior Director of NBA Scouting Ryan Blake joins the podcast to discuss the Draft lottery results, the top 2013 prospects and the history of the Draft itself.
Former NBA player and GM (and current TNT analyst and all-around good guy) Steve Kerr stops by the podcast. Also, a special tribute to Sekou on his 40th birthday.
Hall-of-famer Dominique Wilkins stops by on the 25th anniversary of his legendary Game 7 battle with Larry Bird to talk all things playoffs and who he thinks will take the title this year.