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An NBA Show hosted by basketball super fan Amir Blumenfeld. Each episode will include Amir and a friend discussing all things hoops--from way downtown Los Angeles.

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    • Nov 24, 2021 LATEST EPISODE
    • monthly NEW EPISODES
    • 56m AVG DURATION
    • 78 EPISODES

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    Knicks v. Lakers (w/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2021 80:37

    We're back and watching the first half of our beloved Knicks and Lakers... discussing LeBron's punch, AD's stomach, and what's the deal with Kemba Walker? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Two Weeks In...

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 2, 2021 48:24

    We are back in the zoom room discussing hot starts, slow starts, and the new foul rules. We tried to hit on every single team except for the Indiana Pacers and it worked out well! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    2021-2022 Over/Under Draft

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021 69:35

    We're back! A third annual Over/Under draft. Or maybe fourth? A tradition unlike any other. Join our friends as we plow thru the first four rounds of our time honored gambling pastime. Who did well? Who did poorly? Only time (and you all) will tell! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Division Predictions (w/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2021 38:56

    Lakers or Suns? Heat or Hawks? Bucks or Pistons? Divisional rivalries are back! We predict (accurately) who will win each division and discuss the fun parts of Media Day on this episode of Buckets. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    NBA Future Bets (w/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 15, 2021 44:58

    What team will Ben Simmons be on? What team is Doug McDermott currently on? We try to answer all these questions and more! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Live Free Agency Reactions!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 3, 2021 47:55

    We are back in the zoom room reacting live to some sad Knicks and Laker free agency moves -- including Alex Caruso, Evan Fournier, and Russell Westbrook! Then we talk about the NBA Finals too, I guess...Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

    NBA Finals: Who Will Be Favored?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2021 44:59

    We are back in the Zoom Zoom room wondering what will happen with Ben Simmons, Kawhi Leonard, and the Phoenix Suns.Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm.Privacy Policy and California Privacy Notice.

    Goodbye Knicks (and Lakers?)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 3, 2021 49:08

    We are back in the zoom room discussing our favorite teams and their first round woes. And then do some new and improved predictions based on who has looked healthy and happy.

    Over/Under Finale + Lakers/Warriors! (w/Marty and Adam)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 21, 2021 61:56

    The season is finally over which means it's time to declare an over/under league winner, and joining us in the Zoom Zoom room are the two top finishers: Adam Lustick and Marty Michael! ...Then we discuss Lakers/Warriors and first round matchups.Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm.

    Mix n' Match NBA Names

    Play Episode Listen Later May 6, 2021 49:45

    We are back in the zoom room, combining NBA player names to create something... special. Then we discuss Billy's New York Knicks and Amir's Los Angeles Lakers.Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm.

    Two Truths and a Lie

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 21, 2021 47:45

    Back in the zoom room with Billy Scafuri trying to fool eachother with fake facts about our favorite players. Play along at home and see if you can spot the lie.Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm.

    Best Player at Every Age

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 8, 2021 53:16

    We're back in the boom Zoom room discussing the greatest players in the NBA, age by age. Then we discuss who would win in a game between the youngsters and the old heads.Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm.

    NB(Q and)A

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 31, 2021 51:07

    We are back in the zoom room answering all the questions you have about basketball like "Are the Philadelphia 76ers a legitimate championship contender?" and "Can you palm a basketball?"Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm.

    Trade Deadline Special

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 25, 2021 41:43

    Back in the zoom room counting down the minutes until the noon!. We react to each transaction intelligently and without any research which is pretty fun and funny!Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm.

    The First Mint (w/LG Doucet!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 18, 2021 44:42

    We are back in the zoom room discussing the NFT's of NBA with one of the most knowledgeable and influential voices in the game: LG Doucet of The First Mint. He gets into how he discovered Top Shot, where he thinks its going, and what Billy should do with his Ish Smith moments.Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm.

    Buy Low Sell High

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 3, 2021 47:42


    We are back to discuss Ja vs. Zion, Brown vs. Tatum, and whether or not Chris Paul will let the Suns lose...Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm.


    TopShot All-Star Snubs

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 24, 2021 41:12

    Back in the Zoom room with Billy discussing All-Star snubs, and how that affects the TopShot marketplace, of course.Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm

    NBA Card Craze + TopShot Moments

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 3, 2021 45:52

    Billy is back in the Zoom Room discussing NBA Trading Cards -- both real and digital. We discuss our own journeys through this old new world...Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm

    James Harden Trade!!!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 14, 2021 43:30

    It's a GOSH DARN EMERGENCY so we had to talk about the big Dante Exum trade that included a 2027 pick swap and also a shooting guard from Houston.Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm

    The Trend OR The End?

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 31, 2020 51:42

    A new season is upon us, and we are back in the Zoom discussing whether all these hot starts are THE TREND or THE END?Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm

    Over/Under Draft! 2020-2021 Edition

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 11, 2020 72:07

    The draftin' gang is back and we're picking team over/unders again. This is our FOURTH draft since 2018... will it get canceled halfway through March again? Let's find out! Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm

    Draft / Free Agency/ Trades! (w/Billy Scafuri)

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2020 37:15

    We are back in the Zoom studio discussing the 800 things that have happened between last episode and now. The Lakers got better. The Pistons got weirder. And nearly every other team did... something.Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm

    NBA Cabinet Members (w/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 12, 2020 43:23

    Billy Scafuri is back on the Zoom as we fill out Lebron's new cabinet. Who will be Secretary of Agriculture? Director of Drip? Minister of Defense? Let's find out!Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm

    WORLD CHAMPION LAKERS (w/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2020 52:26

    We are the champions, my friends. Lakers win it all, and we take a stroll down memory lane to discuss our favorite bubble moments. LAKE SHOW.Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm

    NBA Finals Props (w/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2020 46:17

    We are back in the zoom studio rambling and gambling about the NBA Finals. Will LeBron average more than 29 points per game? Will KCP average less than one block? Will Kelly "Sometimes" Olynyk win MVP? Only one way to find out...Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm

    Gameday: Conference Final Nicknames (w/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 24, 2020 41:38

    We're back and giving out nicknames for free. Grab one if you're interested. Then we discuss those frisky Nuggets.Advertise on Buckets via Gumball.fm

    Clipper Meltdown Spectacular

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 17, 2020 42:36

    Billy is back! And we get to discuss our favorite team: the Denver Nuggets. Then we discuss whether Jimmy would want Giannis to join his team, and the legend of William Rondo.

    TV Segments (w/JE Skeets!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2020 65:11

    Friend and fellow basketball podcaster ("NO DUNKS") is on the Zoom discussing the Houston Rockets, pick up basketball, and which team has the best chance at winning it all.

    T.J. Warren All Stars

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 6, 2020 38:08

    We are back in the bubble and discussing who's had the best August in NBA history!

    2020 Bubble Over/Under Draft!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 30, 2020 70:34

    All right, let's try this again! The regular season may have grinded to a halt, but we're back! 22 teams playing 8 games is a great opportunity to re-draft our Over/Under league with (nearly) all of our friends again. Just in time for some Bubble trouble.

    Bubble Babble (w/Tania Ganguli!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 17, 2020 39:15

    We are back! And chatting with LA Times Lakers beat writer Tania Ganguli, live from her quarantine hotel cell in Orlando. We ask her about the coolest thing she's seen so far, and if Lebron is staying in the best room in Disneyworld. Then we discuss whether or not we would head to central Florida for three months to watch this bizarre NBA Playoffs.

    The Last Dance (w/Jason Hehir!)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 21, 2020 48:56


    "The Last Dance" director Jason Hehir is in the Zoom with us discussing MJ's parking skills, Phil Jackson's wardrobe, and why he won't be vacationing in Tanzania any time soon.


    2010 NBA Fantasy Draft (w/UTK and Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 8, 2020 36:36

    In this episode we take a time machine back 10 years and do an NBA Fantasy Draft with literally no research. Who did well? Who did poorly? Listen to find out.

    NBA Podcast Pitches (w/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 26, 2020 45:55

    We are pitching our best podcast ideas to current and former NBA stars. Help us get these made by tweeting at your favorite potential host! Who knows, maybe you can be their quasi co-host...

    Greatest Names A to Z (w/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 18, 2020 57:20

    We are in our separate quarantine home studios trying to come up with the best name in NBA history letter-by-letter! Then we discuss a Woj Bomb or two. Get your mind off self-isolation and let us know who we missed.

    NBAma (w/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 4, 2020 84:30

    Friend and near co-host Billy Scafuri is back in the studio answering as many questions as we can -- then asking a few of our own. Let us know how we did on Twitter -- positive feedback only, please!Thank you to today's sponsor, Elixinol. Visit elixinol.com and use the code BUCKETS20 at check out to receive 20% off Sports Gel today.

    The Elam Ending (w/Nick Elam!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 25, 2020 25:39

    The name behind the game Nick Elam is on the line discussing how he helped shape the 2020 NBA All Star Game, and what he hopes the future of NBA games will look like. Then I pitch him some minor adjustments to his infamous ending...

    All Star Break (w/UTK!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 19, 2020 47:42

    Friend and NBA Historian Utkarsh Ambudkar is in the studio discussing that awesome All-Star Game, predictions for the second half of the season, and where Karl Malone went wrong...

    The Eighth Seed (w/Tas Melas!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 24, 2020 58:23

    Co-Host of No Dunks, Handles, AND The Bounce is on the Skype-o-phone to discuss Raptors, Lakers, and the battle for eighth place. Then we get down and dirty and talk composting. Of course.

    NBA Question + Answer (w/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 12, 2019 66:27

    Friend and borderline co-host Billy Scafuri is in the studio answering as many NBA questions as we can in 48 minutes (plus overtime)!

    Blazers Melo (w/Marty Michael!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 4, 2019 39:30

    HeadGum's Chief Portland Officer Marty Michael is in the studio to discuss his undying allegiance to the Blazers and whether or not Carmelo Anthony can help them make the playoffs. Then he gives us some LOCKS of the week.

    Clipper Nation (w/Carl Tart!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 30, 2019 54:05

    Fellow basketball podcaster and comedian Carl Tart is in the studio to discuss growing up a Clipper fan in Los Angeles, playing basketball against James Harden, and Lou Williams' costume party.For more Carl check out THE FLAGRANT ONES on Patreon.

    THE 2019 OVER/UNDER DRAFT

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2019 58:21

    Basketball season is finally upon us and we are back with the second annual over/under draft! Friends Billy, Adam, Marty, Chris, Jesse, and Zeus swing by the studio to make their selections. Oh, and check out the new cover art.

    34: NFL vs. NBA (w/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 11, 2019 73:50

    Who is the Antonio Brown of the NBA? Jerry Jones? Sean McVay? In this episode we go through various NFL personalities and discuss who we believe is their NBA equivalents.

    33: Q's and A's (w/Adam Lustick!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 29, 2019 68:06

    Which NBA player is gonna get a statue? Why did Dwight choose number 39?? Who is the hottest basketball podcaster??? Friend and fan Adam Lustick is back in the studio to discuss all of it. The Over/Under league champ then gives us a sneak peak at his favorite picks for this upcoming year.

    32: NBA Duo Preview (w/Billy and Chris!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 14, 2019 74:34

    Friends and fellow fans Billy Scafuri and Chris Wendelken are in the studio discussing NBA Duos. Who are the best, who are the coolest, who are the funniest? Who has the best chance to stay together forever, and who will likely not make it through the season. As always, let us know what you think on Twitter, Instagram or Venmo.

    31: We Know Nothing About Kawhi (w/Billy Scafuri)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 2, 2019 62:56

    In this episode we discuss the existential drama that surrounds Kawhi Leonard's free agency -- and why he probably doesn't care. We also discuss other teams, I think.

    30: NBA Finals Preview and Bets (W/Billy Scafuri!)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 30, 2019 57:28

    Billy Scafuri is in the studio breaking down the best bets and possible narratives surrounding this Raptors/Warriors Finals. We also discuss how many hot dogs he ate at Dodger stadium the night before. Spoiler Alert: It was four.

    29: NBA Draft Live! (w/Billy Scafuri, Geoffrey James, and Adam Stein!)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 14, 2019 57:08

    I sit down with friends and Knicks, Cavs, Bulls fans as we discuss the draft then react in real time to our picks coming in. And they come in hot!Come for the NBA Analysis. Stay for the statistics talk!

    28: Dame D.O.L.L.A. (w/Hayes Davenport!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 24, 2019 55:05

    Fellow basketball podcaster Hayes Davenport is in the house discussing Dame Lillard, the second round of the playoffs, and who we'd like to see in the conference Finals. Also our SAT scores.

    27: Over/Under Results + Magic Johnson (w/Billy Scafuri and friends!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 11, 2019 95:51

    Billy joins us yet again to discuss Magic's abrupt announcement. Then we call some friends to crown an Over/Under champion! What a regular season...

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