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Kurt Helin of ProBasketballTalk.com joined The B-Straw & Pauly G Show to discuss LeBron James opting out. Helin doesn’t buy into LeBron going back to Cleveland and says that’s like going back to your wife after a few years with your mistress. He thinks the Rockets have to go after LeBron but says it will be a really hard sell if only because they’re in the West. He thinks whether LeBron stays or leaves Miami depends on if Chris Bosh opts in or not.
Johnny Manziel now a three-time draft pick… who could have picked him this time?!
You win some and you lose some, but these losses hurt and they hurt bad. And let’s be honest, Sunday’s match against Portugal felt like a defeat …
Fran Blinebury, of NBA.com, joined Nate & Creight on the show today. Fran gave us the low down on the Rockets, their future, and the best line-up as he sees it. Watching some World Cup and missed […]
Jordan Bernfield, WGN Radio, joined The B-Straw & Pauly G Show Road Trip in Chicago. He weighed in on the health of Derrick Rose and the Bulls in general. Bernfield says everyone is working off the belief that Rose will be fine to go and back to full strength. He thinks Carmelo Anthony is looking to win a championship which makes Chicago a strong contender if Rose is there healthy. He says the Bulls are really looking to bring a big star to the team to help them win.
Tonight the B-Straw & Pauly G Show traveled to New York & Miami in an NBA edition of the Road Trip. First they went to New York to talk to Marc Malusis, WFAN, about the possibility of Carmelo Anthony leaving the Knicks. Next they flew over to Miami to talk to Brian Rowitz, 106.3, about LeBron James and other players’ futures with the Heat. He thinks that due to team loyalty, several of the players may stick around when many would move on to other teams. Rowitz discussed the importance of having a group of three big players on a team.
James Herbert, CBSSports.com, joined The B-Straw & Pauly G Show to discuss the Rockets off season moves. He talked about the possibilities of players coming to join the Rockets. He doesn’t think LeBron will leave but he says it isn’t entirely impossible. Herbert thinks Carmelo Anthony will leave the Knicks and thinks the Rockets would be a possible fit.
Ari Tempkin joined The B-Straw & Pauly G Show one more time on the Road Trip to discuss the Spur winning the NBA Finals against the Heat. He was very surprised by how easily the Spurs were able to win the series. Tempkin believes Tim Duncan is the most important player when it comes to how successful the Spurs have been able to be. He doesn’t think any of the Spurs are going to leave yet, but he thinks after Tim Duncan leaves all bets are off. In any case, he says the Spurs have had quite a dynasty so far.
Mario Elie joined the B-Straw & Pauly G Show at Man Fest. He talked about how the Spurs have stepped up against the Heat. Elie doesn’t think that Melo is the right fit for the Rockets and believes Kevin Love or Chris Bosh would fit much better with the team. He thinks Harden can improve if he really commits to getting better at defense. He thinks LeBron will stay with the Heat but hope that Bosh will decide to leave to join the Rockets. Elie hasn’t been asked to work with the Rockets but would definitely be open to the offer.
Jabari Young of the San Antonio Express joins Nate and Creight to discuss Game 5 of the NBA Finals. They talk about the idea of Kawhi Leonard as the key to this game, and get into Tim Duncan’s potential retirement if the Spurs win.