Category Archives: Sports

NBA 101: 1.1 Points

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We’re back! Took a little bit of a break, but now we’re here to talk about NBA history again. More specifically, the history of the 3 point shot, which is worth one more point than the 2 point shot because of an arbitrary line. We’re going to go in depth about the history of that lines and trends of using the line. Enjoy!

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NBA 101: Kwame to Kaminsky

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We’re back! Took a little bit of a break, but now we’re here to talk about NBA history again. We’re already discussed a draft, now we turn our attention to THE draft. The general concept, and more specifically, NBA draft eligibility. What’s that all about? Listen, and find out. Enjoy!

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NBA 101: White Chocolate

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The 2011-2002 Sacramento Kings almost beat the LA Lakers. With a 3-2 lead, the #1 seeded Kings headed to Staples Center to close the deal, but what followed was one of the most controversial games in NBA history. 27 calls against the Kings in the 4th quarter had fans and players crying foul. Let’s examine what happened in the game.

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NBA 101: Bad as We Wanna Be

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Dennis Keith Rodman was bad as he wanted to be. This week we take an in-depth look at Rodman’s incredible, and truly unique, career in basketball, wrestling, and film.

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NBA 101: The Boy from Brazil

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The 1984 draft was CHOCK FULL of talent. Star after star was drafted in one of the most heralded draft classes of ALL TIME. Ever hear of Michael Jordan? He was drafted that year. Tune in and listen to Alessandro and Dr. Rice go through the big names, including international superstar Oscar Schmidt, all time world leader in professional basketball points scored. If you’re a fan of Brigham Young University basketball, this is the podcast for you!

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NBA 101: The Houston Era

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In a brand-spanking-new podcast series, Alessandro and Dr. Alex Rice look back through NBA history to bring light to lesser discussed topics and players. First up: Houston repeat titles in the mid-90’s. While MJ was busy playing the Monstars over the fate of the Looney Tunes universe, Hakeem Olajuwon and the Rockets ran off two tiles in a row, by defeating the likes of David Robinson, Pat Ewing, and young Shaq! So why doesn’t anyone really talk about the Rockets very much? Well, we do! Listen, and enjoy.

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Semi-Regular NBA podcast Colon March 7, 2016

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The Warriors are still good, and maybe we should change the 3 point line. Listen in for loads of hot takes on all sorts of NBA topics, and also a heart-felt farewell to Peyton “The Sheriff?” Manning.

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Semi-Regular NBA podcast Colon February 1, 2016

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It’s a new year, but the same old Warriors are curb-stomping the rest of the league into submission. Meanwhile, the other teams grasp at straws for answers, as the Clippers shop around Blake Griffin, and Lebron forces out yet another coach because he’s mean (sarcasm font). Join Sagramore and Dr. Rice as they guide you through a tumultuous first month of 2016 basketball.

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Semi-Regular NBA podcast Colon December 21, 2015

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The 2015 NBA is moving right along, and there’s controversy! Sagramore and Dr. Alex Rice discuss Rajon Rondo’s distasteful comments and their aftermath for far too long, and then transition into talking about actual basketball. There might be some insightful Atlanta Hawks commentary.

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Semi-Regular NBA podcast Colon November 24, 2015

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The 2015 NBA has begun! Sagramore and Dr. Rice have some thoughts on it.

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