Show Recap: May 11, 2018

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Opening Tip
Raptors fire Dwane Casey

Today’s Panel:


First Half

Opening Monologue: Agree with Raptors decision to fire Dwane Casey?





–All pressure on LeBron & Cavs
–Klay and Warriors talked team-friendly extension? (According to Marcus Thompson of The Athletic)



China Klay!

May 11, 1980 – Dr. J’s behind the backboard layup in the NBA Finals vs the Lakers!


Young Make or Miss

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LeBronto; Is there any team LeBron trolls as much as Raptors?
Former Cavs GM, David Griffin was on the Bill Simmons Podcast talking about last year, when RJ was on the team and said this:


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Retirement; Both Tony Parker and Dirk want to play into 2020?

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Expectations; Magic’s goal to make playoffs too low?
Said on his Instagram that his goal for the Lakers next season is to make the playoffs. But some Lakers fans feel that this is setting the “bar too low”

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Reality; Should LeBron dabble in minor league baseball?
A minor league ball club trying to recruit LeBron. Here was their “Pitch”

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Rosters; Pelicans GM wants to re-sign Rondo and Boogie “In a perfect world”

Topics (Cont’d):

–Should the Pelicans break bank to keep roster intact?



Pau Gasol pens “An open letter about female coaches” (Players’ Tribune)

Second Half

Time for another edition of…

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Scottie Stops….LeBron James

To stop him…

–You have to double-team LeBron James
–You can’t allow him to initiate his progress

Topics (Cont’d):

–What should Celtics strategy be against LeBron?


Time to…

Run it Back
Think Raptors are done making changes?

Kawhi at Dodgers game something, nothing or everything?

May 11, 1996 – John Starks spins and finishes with a tough layup!

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Time to play a game called…

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More likely to take over: Durant or CP3?

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More likely to drop 50: Steph or Harden?

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More effective this series: Draymond or Capela?

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More likely to start beef: Warriors or Rockets?

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Now onto the…

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Bigger question mark: Cavs supporting cast or Celtics depth?

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More effective this series: Love or Horford?

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Over/Under 1.5 LeBron Buzzer Beaters?

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Better Gimmick: Cavs road suits or Drew Bledsoe?

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