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NBA STRAYA – a DAILY NBA podcast that’s your daily stop for all things NBA, delivered with an Australian twist. Covering a DAILY NBA whip-around, a breakdown on the latest NBA news and notes, and checking in on Australia’s NBA players — including Delly with his pop culture reviews — NBA ‘STRAYA is y…

NBA Straya


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    Thurs Jul 14: Donovan Mitchell to the Knicks? + What Happens to KD, Kyrie, Ayton & more in 5 Final Offseason Qs (Ep 845)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 14, 2022 65:16

    We've got 5 Big Final Offseason questions... and one of them was 'what's gonna happen with Donovan Mitchell'... and now it looks like he's on a collision course to end up on the Knicks!? SO! We've covering Donny, AND what happens to KD, Kyrie, Deandre Ayton & more in the 5 Finals Offseason Qs ep! ALSO - IS KING DELLY GOING TO BE A KING FOR REAL!?!?!? Delly working out for Sacramento has me Big Kev-levels of EXCITED! PLUS - the NBA are also now trying eliminate the take foul, we've got somer SUMMER LEAGUE AUSSIES and got LOTS of other fun stuff to talk about - like James Harden's new deal, Kyrie wanting to stay a net now, who are the offseason favourites & LOADS more. ALSO: there's YEAH NAHs, an UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY about KD's legacy AND an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... AND a DELLY REVIEW of Stranger Things to send you into the offseason! SO! That's it for a little bit - gonna take a break for a few weeks! We'll pop up when anything major happens, but for now... we'll catch ya when we catch ya in pre-season! Love ya guts legends!!!

    Fri Jul 8: What’s Kevin Durant’s Trade Value + Building The Brooklyn Boomers, Summer League Thoughts & NBA Free Agency Wrap (Ep 844)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 8, 2022 71:59

    Man, the NBA feels a bit quiet... almost TOO quiet, huh? ANYWAY: tell ya what, after the initial July 1 onslaught, and the Rudy Gobert trade, NBA Free Agency has just about wrapped up, so we're recapping the latest moves... but mostly talking about What's Kevin Durant's trade value, AND going down the rabbit hole to build the Brooklyn Boomers, with the news that Aron Baynes is back & working out for NBA teams! You little beauty! That means we've got LOTS to talk about - from Chet and Giddey taking Summer League by storm... the Portland 'non sale' to the reaction to the Rudy Gobert trade... there's a loads to cover. ALSO: there's SEVEN POTENTIAL KD trades we like as we figure out KD's trades value, as well as a bunch of other YEAH NAHs, an UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY about KD's legacy AND an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE! AND a COOKING WITH BAYNESY classic in tribute of the great man! This was a fun, meandering one today! Enjoy!!

    Mon Jul 4: An Insane, MASSIVE Rudy Gobert Trade + Malcolm Brogdon To Boston + 5 Best KD Trades & FREE AGENCY WINNERS & LOSERS SO FAR! (Ep 843)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 4, 2022 60:44

    Man... Utah just scored an INSANE haul from Minnesota in the Rudy Gobert trade hey? So... we've got that to cover today as well as Malcolm Brogdon shipping up to Boston, all the other FREE AGENCY WINNERS & LOSERS so far... and the 5 Best KD Trades we should all wanna see! SO! Heaps to cover... inclusion all the latest singings in FREE AGENCY ... like Zach LaVine heading back to Chicago... Zion's Max re-upping in New Orleans and EVERY SINGLE FREE AGENCY OTHER DEAL (so far) COVERED! There's also FIVE specific YEAH NAHs for the absolutely WILD haul Utah received from Minnesota in the Rudy Gobert deal... what the Brogdon and Gallinari additions mean for Boston & loads more in FREE AGENCY WINNERS & LOSERS (So far). And we finish it all off with 5 KD TRADES I WANNA SEE ... and a couple of extra bonus YEAH NAHs! Lots of fun stuff... and a DELLY REVIEW to finish!! Ripper Rita! Enjoy!

    Fri Jul 1: FREE AGENCY PANDEMONIUM + Kevin Durant Wants Out Of Brooklyn, Jalen Brunson to Knicks & Beal, Joker, Booker & KAT Mega Deals (Ep 842)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2022 66:05

    What. On. Earth!? 3 Hours before free agency 'officially' tips off, turns out Kevin Durant wants a trade out of Brooklyn!? Then there's the $1.5B of new contracts given out to get through: Jalen Brunson is off to NYC, Bradley Beal is staying in Washington, JOE INGLES IS A BUCK, Patty Thrills is staying in Brooklyn and we got a BUNCH of mega extensions for Joker, Bookerm KAT & Ja. So much to unpack. That mean's we've got an absolutely BONKERS NBA Straya, with EVERY bit of the KD story covers, including some quick trade thoughts and what to do with Kyrie... as well as EVERY SINGLE FREE AGENCY DEAL (so far) COVERED! What was the BEST deal? the Worst deal? the Biggest STEAL!? and how did Renae Ingles out-Wojbomb Woj!?!? And we finish it all off with YEAH NAHs, An UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY & an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE! Plenty of great stuff today... and a COOKING WITH BAYNESY to close out your week! Ripper Rita! Seeyas Monday!

    Thurs Jun 30: PRE-AGENCY CHAOS – Dejounte Murray Traded To Atlanta + Nuggets-Wiz Deal & Is Jalen Brunson REALLY Worth It? (Ep 841)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2022 39:14

    Huge PRE-AGENCY moves are afoot: San Antonio sent Dejounte Murray to Atlanta in return for Gallo & a HAUL of picks, the Wizards & Nuggets swapped out wings and backup PGs, and the Pistons & Knicks ripped of another salary dump trade!? Plus... PATTY MILLS, Rusty Westbrook, James Harden & Brad Beal opted in or out... Mo Mamba is floating free... and there's just CHAOS ahead of tomorrow's free agency EXTRA CHAOS CHOAS with a side of CHAOS. Also... is Jalen Brunson REALLY worth it? It's a CHOCKERS show, with PLENTY of news to smash through... the Salary Cap went up, options were picked up or not... and heaps of other craziness... And we wrap it all up with a HEAP of free agency YEAH NAHs for you! So much stuff in this one for you! Enjoy! (back tomorrow for free agency)

    Tues Jun 28: Kyrie Chaos + John Wall Finally Free + Draft Thoughts for EVERY TEAM & Free Agency Tiers! (Ep 840)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2022 61:24

    Absolute. CHAOS. NBA Kanye is at it again, with Kyrie Irving going apparently from basically sacrificing $30M to sign with the Lakers to deciding to opt into his deal with the Nets in the space of a few hours (and maybe a visit from a sock-full-of-soap-bars wielding KD)... That was a helluva time. SO! We've got all that covered, PLUS, John Wall is finally free of the Rockets, agreeing with Houston on a buyout & heading to the Clippers, AND we've got 2022 NBA draft final thoughts for EVERY team... and our look at the tier of NBA Free agency! That means a PACKED show... Lots to get through + with all the LATEST news on Draymond vs Perk, Rusty vs Skip, 2-way contracts, the DeJounte Murray/Atlanta potential trade, John Wall's fit with the Clips... ALL of the NBA teams & their draft picks... and a BUNCH of YEAH NAHs for you! HEAPS of stuff! Enjoy! (back Friday for free agency)

    Fri Jun 24: NBA Draft Wrap – Aussies Dyson Daniels Go #8, Luke Travers #56 + Orlando’s Paolo Surprise, Knicks Chaos + Draft Winners & Losers (Ep 839)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2022 62:27

    What. A. Draft! First we get a BIG surprise at the top with Orlando going with Paolo Banchero, then Aussie Dyson Daniels landing at #8 with the New Orleans Pelicans. We saw some Knicks chaos, solid picks galore, weird suits, lots of tears... and eventually the greatest mullet to come out of Rockingham, Luke Travers going #56 to the Cavs! You little beauty! So... we've got Draft Winners & Losers and Wrap the whole thing! SO! Lots to get through + the LATEST NBA rumblings on Kryie & KD and EVERY pick from the 1st & 2nd round covered in the NBA Straya Draft Wrap! PLUS! DRAFT WINNERS & LOSERS & 5 Unanswered Questions ... AND a quick wrap of King Jimmy's BEST DRAFT BETS! How'd we go!? AND we finish off with a classic COOKING WITH BAYNESY to wrap your week. unreal! Enjoy!

    Thurs Jun 23: NBA Straya Mock Draft, Jerami Grant To Portland + 5 Other Interesting Trades We Wanna See (Ep 838)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 64:18

    the NBA Draft is TOMORROW! So... we've got the first & only NBA Straya MOCK DRAFT for you! yep... Dyson Daniels, Jabari 'Rashard Lewis 2.0' Smith, Chet 'Poku 2.0' Holmgren, Paolo 'Stretched out Pat Mahomes' Banchero... where SHOULD all these blokes go in the 1st AND WHY, all broken down, pick by pick! Also... Detroit traded Jerami Grant to Portland... and we've got 5 Other Interesting Trades We Wanna See! RIGHT! We've also got HEAPS of the LATEST NBA rumblings to get through: Kyrie, James Harden, Malcolm Brogdon, Portland wanting to trade #7... John Collins THAT's A TALL COCKTAIL & Dejounte Murray trade rumours, Charlotte meeting with Mike D'Antoni again for the now-re-vacanted coaching job and HEAPS MORE. PLUS! The 5 Trades I Wanna See... the entire 1st Round of the NBA Draft mocked... 1-30 and why... PLUS some YEAH NAHs AND King Jimmy's BEST DRAFT BETS! Noice. AND we finish off with a new DELLY REVIEW of KENOBI! Awesome. Enjoy!

    Tues Jun 21: Warriors Champs & Finals Wrap + Steph’s All Time Top 10 Rank, Biggest Offseason Stories & NBA Draft talk w/ Lakers Fan Tim (Ep 837)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2022 65:51

    What are they gonna say now? The Golden State Warriors are the Champs, so we've got Lakers Fan Tim on the show to do a big wrap on a weird Finals series... talking the Celtics inexperience, how special Steph is, best & worst performers... and what this means for the Warriors historically. ALSO! the Biggest NBA offseason stories AND the NBA draft is on Friday. Noice. SO! We get DEEP on the playoffs & FINALS specifically - looking at what Celtics & Warriors stepped up and talk out ALL things Finals... We've also got thoughts on what constitutes a dynasty, where Steph Curry is ranked all-time... especially in comparison to Kobe, Shaq & LeBron... and HEAPS MORE. PLUS! the first look at the NBA DRAFT, and all the BIGGEST OFFSEASON STORIES to keep an eye on. AND THAT'S IT! We'll be back on Thursday with our NBA STRAYA MOCK DRAFT! So! Enjoy!

    Fri Jun 17: WARRIORS BEAT CELTICS, WIN THE 2022 NBA TITLE + Steph Curry’s Finals MVP Run & Top 10 Candidacy, What Went Wrong For Boston & HEAPS more (Ep 836)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2022 73:30

    The Golden State Warriors are your 2022 NBA champs! WHOA! What a win! The Warriors stomped Boston in the Celtics building (only the 2nd team to ever do that in a Finals) and Steph won his first Finals MVP, so now we get to talk about his All-time legacy as a Top 10 player. We cover what went wrong for Boston, what went RIGHT for the Warriors and SO much more. Like, where does their dynasty rank? Steph vs LeBron is real now... and HEAPS more to cover... SO! We have the insane break down, wrap & react NBA Straya for a WILD Game 6 of the Warriors-Celtics NBA Finals in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! PLUS! An ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE! And a wrap of all of King Jimmy's Best Bets for the series! AND THAT'S IT! THE SEASON IS DONE! The Golden State Warriors are your 2022 NBA Champions! amazing stuff. Also, we finish off with a Classic COOKING WITH BAYNESY! So! Thanks everyone, love ya guts. We'll be back next week! Enjoy ya weekend, legends.

    Thurs Jun 16: Celtics-Warriors Game 6 Preview + 5 Big Things & Christian Wood Traded to Dallas (Ep 835)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 16, 2022 48:09

    An absolutely monumental Game 6 ahead of us tomorrow, so today's show looks at 5 Big Things for Game 6 of the 2022 NBA Finals between the Celtics & Warriors. What Steph do we get? Can Tatum make a layup? What will the Celtics TOs numbers look like? What will dictate who wins & loses? AND DO WE GET A GAME 6 KLAY!?!? also... Christian Wood was traded from Houston up the road to Dallas?! ok! SO! With Tatum & Brown ailing... and Steph Curry looking to bounce back from a wayward game 5... and of course, the REAL Klay Thompson (NOT Fake Klay) ready & raring for a Game 6 Klay performance that would help the Warriors to their 4th ring since 2015... this Game 6 looks like one for the ages.That means the 5 Big Things look at it from all angles. AND then we've got YEAH NAHS to figure out what else is going on: has this uniform match-up lived up to the hype? IS AD a Top 7 Player? And we finish off with King Jimmy's Best Bets pick & preview for Celtics-Warriors Game 6.... oooh boy. CANNOT WAIT. Plus, to close out: a NEW DIARY OF STEVEN ADAMS! Ripper Rita! Enjoy, legends.

    Tues Jun 14: Celtics-Warriors Game 5 Instant Wrap & Reaction – Maple Jordan Andrew Wiggins BURIES Boston to go up 3-2 (Ep 834)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2022 67:56

    An absolutely SCINTILLATING NBA Finals Game 5 between the Celtics & Warriors today, with Boston stopping Chef Curry AND the 3rdQ Warriors... but Maple Jordan, aka Air Canada, aka Andrew Wiggins stepped up BIG TIME in outplaying Jayson Tatum & Jaylen Brown and buried the Boston Celtics. And we've got ALL the instant wrap & reaction you need here on NBA Straya. Righto!!! There's also the latest NBA news -- Adam Silver is out in the Health & Safety protocols, what happened to Montrez Harrell!? AND WE GOT A TRADE!!! -- and then we're breaking down, wrapping & reacting to an INSANELY NUTS Warriors-Celtics NBA Finals Game 5 in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! PLUS! A SHANE HEAL SHOOTERS SHOOT SHOOT YOUR SHOT LIGHT EM UP AWARD, and before Friday's Game 6 back in Boston, King Jimmy's first blush pick for what will be an absolutely IMMENSE Celtics-Warriors Game 6... ! Also, we finish off with a new DELLY REVIEW of the Adam Sandler movie, Hustle! Sweet! Enjoy, legends.

    Sat Jun 11: NBA Finals Game 4 Instant Wrap & Reaction – An All-Time Steph Curry Classic & Celtics Meltdown (Ep 833)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 11, 2022 55:12

    BANGGGG! WHAT. WAS. THAT!? Game 4 of the NBA Finals is in the books and we just saw both an ALL-TIME Steph Curry Classic... AND an all-time Celtics 4th Q meltdown. SO! We've got an NBA Straya instant wrap & reaction show for you, breaking down what happened & how! SO!! We've also got the latest NBA news -- the Charlotte Hornets hired Kenny Atkinson as thier new head coach! -- and then we're breaking down, wrapping & reacting to a WILD Game 4 of the Warriors-Celtics NBA Finals in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! PLUS! After that, a combo ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE & SHANE HEAL SHOOTERS SHOOT SHOOT YOUR SHOT LIGHT EM UP AWARD! And ahead of Tuesday's Game 5, we've got 3 Big Things to look out for & King Jimmy's Best Bets. It's a PIVOTAL, HUGE, MEGA Celtics-Warriors Game 5... and I can't wait! And cos it's already the weekend, we've got a bonus extra COOKING WITH BAYNESY! noice. Enjoy, legends.

    Fri Jun 10: NBA Finals Game 4 Preview – 5 Big Qs & Listener YEAH NAHs (Ep 832)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2022 45:19

    With an absolutely crucial NBA Finals Game 4 tomorrow, today's show is ALL preview ... talking 5 Big Questions about how the Celtics & Warriors react to Game 3, what adjustments they can make, who needs to step up & a bunch of other fun stuff. PLUS! Listener Yeah Nahs, King Jimmy's Best Bets & heaps more. SO! With Steph Curry's ankle injury looking to be under control, Game 4 is set up nicely to be a classic... so we're looking at it from all angles. Then YEAH NAHS try to figure out JUST how much of menace Draymond Green will be to himself, his team, the refs AND maybe the Celtics. And we finish off with King Jimmy's Best Bets pick & preview for Celtics-Warriors Game 4 on Saturday.... aaaaand to bring in your weekend, a classic COOKING WITH BAYNESY! You little ripper! Enjoy, legends.

    Thurs Jun 9: Celtics-Warriors NBA Finals Game 3 Wrap & Reaction: Tatum, Brown & Boston weather Golden State 3rd Q Storm (Ep 831)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 9, 2022 64:40

    It was the first Boston Celtics home Finals game since 2010, and it was a hell of a return for the Celtics faithful... with Jayson Tatum Jaylen Brown & the rest of the Boston vets managing to weather the inevitable Golden State Warriors 3rd Q storm. SO! We've got the NBA Straya wrap & reaction for a FASCINATING Game 3 of the NBA Finals! RIGH! First off there's all the latest NBA news -- Ben Simmons back surgery recovery is going well, who are the Utah Jazz interviewing for their coaching gig? Then we're breaking down, wrapping & reacting to a really fun Warriors-Celtics NBA Finals Game 3 in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! PLUS! After that, a SHANE HEAL SHOOTERS SHOOT SHOOT YOUR SHOT LIGHT EM UP AWARD! And we finish off with Jimmy's FIRST BLUSH pick & preview for Celtics-Warriors Game 4 on Saturday.... And we close out with everyone's favourite new segment, JOCK'S ROCKS!! You little beauty! Enjoy, legends.

    Wed Jun 8: NBA Finals Game 3 Preview w/ JASON CADEE of the Brisbane Bullets + Happy DELLY-versary (Ep 830)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 7, 2022 49:43

    The legend JASON CADEE jumps on today's show to talk Warriors-Celtics NBA Finals & help out with THREE BIG THINGS about Game 3, do some Yeah Nah & chat about a hectic NBL season. Also talking how Boston bounce back, how good the Warriors are... and what's next for his Lakers. SO!! We've got all the latest NBA news -- Sheed is back! Who's gonna coach Charlotte -- then we chat with Jason, preview Game 3, go through 3 Big Things For Game 3... and do those Laker YEAH NAHs. PLUS! After that, a GREAT MOMENT IN NBA STRAYA STAT HISTORY celebrating one of the GREATEST AUSTRALIAN SPORTING ACHIEVEMENTS OF OUT TIME... King Delly - aka Matthew Dellavedova - in Game 3 of the 2015 NBA Finals! And we finish off with Jimmy's final pick & preview for Celtics-Warriors Game 3 on Thursday. aaaaand a teary JINGLES HR to close out! NOICE! Enjoy, legends.

    Mon Jun 6: NBA Finals Game 2 Wrap & Reaction – Steph Curry Cooks & Warriors Bounce Back to Even Series + Quinn Snyder OUT in Utah (Ep 829)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 6, 2022 53:35

    This Warriors-Celtics NBA Finals just got REAL fun... Steph Curry cooks & the Warriors bounce back top even the Finals Series 1-1... with a HUGE 3rd Quarter to make all the difference. So! We're wrapping & reacting to everything that happened in it: Poole dancing & hitting half court shots, spuds everywhere on Boston & a long series looks pretty likely, eh? ALSO: Quinn Snyder is OUT in Utah after 8 season as their coach! RIGHTO! There's all the latest NBA news -- Quinn Snyder leaves Utah, so who's up for the gig? -- then! breaking down, wrapping & reacting from a wild Warriors-Celtics NBA Finals Game 3 in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! Plus YEAH NAHs -- Was Snyder a scapegoat in Utah? Did Draymond deserve to get tossed? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD... AND a ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE! Then we got a first-blush quickie preview of WARRIORS-CELTICS GAME 3, which isn't till Thursday! And we close out with a new DELLY REVIEW of the film 'Emergency'! Good times... enjoy!

    Fri Jun 3: An EPIC Celtics Comeback & a HISTORIC Warriors Collapse – NBA Finals Game 1 Wrap & Reaction (Ep 828)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 3, 2022 69:30

    WHAT A START TO THE 2022 NBA FINALS! Yep, Game 1 had everything: a flaming hot Steph Curry, Draymond bricks, a struggling Tatum... and Al Horford & Derrick White orchestrating an EPIC Celtics comeback and an ALL-TIME HISTORIC Warriors collapse! It means an AWESOME Finals Game 1 reaction & wrap ep of NBA Straya! SO! We've got the latest NBA news to get through -- the Blazers had an offer of over $2B, LeBron became the first active billionaire NBA player, Adam Silver talked about expansion -- BUT WHATEVER! We're talking ALL THE GEAR from a SICK Games 1 of this Warriors-Celtics NBA Finals in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! Plus YEAH NAHs -- Was that the most epic, insane turnaround in a Finals game ever!?? Can the Warriors bounce back? With Tatum struggling, there's no chance they'd win that, right!? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD... AND a ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE + a SHANE HEAL SHOOTERS SHOOT SHOOT YOUR SHOT AWARD and a LUC LONGEY ROLE PLAYERS DOING THEIR JOB AWARD! Then we got through the FIVE BIG QUESTIONS for both teams in our preview for GAME 2 OF THE WARRIORS-CELTICS NBA Finals on Monday! You little beauty! And to finish off? A classic COOKING WITH BAYNESY!! Such a fun show... enjoy!

    Wed Jun 1: MEGA NBA Straya Celtics-Warriors Finals Preview + 5 BIG Qs For Both Teams, MVP Pick, YEAH NAHs & Fast Jimmy’s Locks Of The Series (Ep 827)

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 1, 2022 62:09

    MARGE. The Finals are here! Celtics. Warriors. Curry vs Tatum. Jaylen vs Klay. Draymond's Leg vs Some Poor Celtics Goolies. IT'S ON! SO... we've got a MEGA NBA STraya Celtics-Warriors 2022 NBA Finals preview show... with 5 BIG Qs for each team, YEAH NAHs, our MVP Pick and Fast Jimmy's Locks Of The Series aka King Jimmy's Best Bets for what promises to be a WILD NBA Finals. SO! HUGE SHOW! There's the latest NBA news -- Quinn Snyder maybe out in Utah? Joel Embiid had thumb surgery? -- but then we're talking ALL THE GUFF for the NBA FINALS. Which Steph Curry do we see? What sort of defensive looks and matchups will be important? How good can Jayson Tatum be? How many loafs will Draymond kick? and heapppppps more Plus YEAH NAHs -- Sweep? Gentlemen's sweep? a 7-game series? IS it just the Celtics D vs the Warriors O? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... Plus, the PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD... AND ... all of Jimmy's tips & picks for the series in FAST JIMMY'S LOCKS OF THE SERIES aka KING JIMMY'S BEST BETS... including a pick for Celtics-warriors Game 1 on Friday, series exact score, Finals MVPO and who wins the whole enchilada. Good times. And finishing it off? A new JINGLES HR! UN. REAL. CAN'T WAIT! Enjoy!

    Mon May 30: Celtics In The NBA Finals After Outlasting Heat & Jimmy Butler + What To Make of A Golden State-Boston Series (Ep 826)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 30, 2022 63:43

    Game 7 babyyyyyyyyy! Wow. How much fun what THAT!? The Celtics make the Finals after outlasting a never-say-die Heat team, and a kitchen-sink throwing Jimmy Butler, who gave us a Game 6 for the ages (and whose WILD THREE could've won the ECF for the Heat)! A Golden State-Boston NBA Finals! SO... we're talking all things ECF and then what a Warriors-Celtics series might look like. RIGHT! We've got the latest NBA news -- the Lakers have a new coach -- but then we're talking ALL THE GEAR from a pair of WILD Eastern Conference Finals showdowns in Games 6 & 7 of Celtics-Heat in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! Plus YEAH NAHs -- Can the Heat make it back? Did Jimmy Butler deserve to win the Larry Bird Eastern Conference Finals MVP? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD... AND a ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE! Then we've got a quick FIRST BLUSH look at the WARRIORS-CELTICS Finals! And to finish off? A new DELLY REVIEW!

    Fri May 27: Golden State Advance to 6th NBA Finals In 8 Years w/ Gentlemen’s Sweep + Steph Curry Top-12 All Time, Heat-Celtics Gm6 Preview & What Now For The Mavs? (Ep 825)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2022 61:24

    The Golden State Warriors dynasty is BACK ON! The Warriors rolled the Mavs & with their gentlemen's sweep advance to their 6th NBA Finals in 8 Years on the back of a Kloseout Klay performance (and some Kevon Looney rebounds), while the Mavs have to ask, what now? Plus, is Steph Curry now Top 12 all time? AND we've got a mega Heat-Celtics Game 6 to preview for you! fun show. SO! We've got all that AND the latest NBA news -- Zion is finally cleared for basketball activities... just in time? the Blazers hired a new assistant GM away from ESPN -- and then we've got EVERYTHING from West Finals Game 5 of Mavs-Warriors in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! Plus YEAH NAHs -- That was a good year for the Mavs? Does Tim Hardaway jr make a difference in the result? Is Steph now a Top 12 player ALL TIME? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a SHANE HEAL SHOOTERS SHOOT AWARD... AND a LUC LONGLEY ROLE PLAYER BLOKE WHO JUST DOES THIER BLOODY JOB AWARD! Of course, there's also the NBA STRAYA PICK & PREVIEW of Heat-Celtics **ELIMINATION ALERT ELIMINATION ALERT ELIMINATION ALERT** Game 6 tomorrow!! (and for the possible Game 7 on Monday).. Can the Celtics do it? Do the Heat stave off elimination!?!? And we close out the week with a classic COOKING WITH BAYNESY! Enjoy!

    Thurs May 26: A Heat-Celtics ECF Game 5 Rock Fight + How Is NBA Voting So Dumb? (Ep 824)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 26, 2022 53:23

    Whooo boy, Heat-Celtics Game 5 was a ROCK FIGHT. Yep... if you thought the Eastern Conference Finals were just all alternating blowouts... today's game followed a VERY different script, until Jayson Tatum & Jaylen Brown went Super Saiyan. ALSO... Jalen Rose voted Kyrie Irving 3rd Team All-NBA... so we ask: How is NBA voting just so, so, so, SO dumb? BUT, before that: ALL the latest NBA news -- Ben Simmons' surgery rehab latest, KD hasn't spoken o the Nets after their season ended... and what's the latest with the Lakers coaching searcH? -- and then talking ALL thing Heat-Celtics East Finals Game 5 in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! Plus YEAH NAHs -- Should the NBA just make Jimmy the lone voter? And, no matter what happened tomorrow, the Mavs get an A for their season, right? Also: the Warriors have put the Wiggins-DLo trade into the 'Won forever' category now -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a GREY MAMBA AWARD. On top of that, we've got the NBA STRAYA PICK & PREVIEW of Warriors-Mavericks ELIMINATION ALERT ELIMINATION ALERT ELIMINATION ALERT Game 5 tomorrow!! Who do you like? And we finish off with an offseason DIARY OF STEVEN ADAMS! ... Enjoy!

    Wed May 25: Mavs Rain 3s AND Roof Water, Take West Finals Game 4 + New All-NBA Teams Dropped (Ep 823)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 25, 2022 55:12

    The Dallas Mavericks FINALLY made it on the board in the West Finals Game 4, raining 3s AND roof water to pull back the Warriors to 3-1... And the 2022 All-NBA Teams dropped! Joker over Embiid? Booker ahead of Steph? Siakam instead of Butler!? Also... Steve Kerr's press conference on yet another US school shooting was heart-breaking. So. ALL the latest NBA news -- Jimmy nailed ALL the All-NBA Teams, 1 through 15! PLUS Zach LaVine had knee surgery -- and a wrap of Mavs-Warriors West Finals Game 4 in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! Plus YEAH NAHs -- Can the Mavs come back from 3-0? Did Miami & Jimmy Butler deserve an All-NBA nod? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a GREAT MOMENT IN NBA STRAYA STAT HISTORY. Also, there's the NBA STRAYA PICK & PREVIEW of Celtics-Heat Game 5 tomorrow!! Reckon this one might be a good one... BUT! BUT BUT! THERE's ALSO A NEW CLOSING SEGMENT! **JOCK'S ROCKS**!!!! So good... Enjoy!

    Tues May 24: Tatum & Celtics Bounce Back SMASH Heat in East Finals Gm 4 + Fixing The Playoff Schedule & All-Defense Teams (Ep 822)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 24, 2022 50:39

    Another NBA conference finals game, another blowout. Jayson Tatum and the Celtics bounce back in the East Finals Game 4 by SMASHING the Heat... which means four straight East Finals games where one of the teams has had a 20+pt lead. SO! Jimmy spends some time fixing (yelling about) the playoff schedule. RIGHT! We've got the ALL the latest NBA news -- the All-Defense Teams were announced & jimmy NAILED it, PLUS Marcus Smart won the Hustle award -- and then we wrap Game4 of Heat-Celtics in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! Plus YEAH NAHs -- Are these games lacking drama because ALL the players are gassed? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a SHANE HEAL SHOOTERS SHOOT SHOOT YOUR SHOT LIGHT EM UP AWARD. Then, to finish off, PICKING & PREVIEWING Mavs-Warriors Game 4 tomorrow! ELIMINATION ALERT! ELIMINATION ALERT! Can't wait! Plus a new JINGLES HR to end. Enjoy!

    Mon May 27: Wiggins Smokes Luka & Warriors Cruising to Finals + Tatum AWOL as Miami Man-handle Boston & WEEKEND WINNERS & LOSERS (Ep 821)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 23, 2022 70:13

    What a weekend! Dallas blew a HUGE lead in Saturday's West Finals Game 2, then got routinely outplayed in Game 3... with Andrew Wiggins, AIR CANADA HIMSELF, totally detonating on Luka Doncic & I think killing him straight dead. So now the Warriors are seemingly cruising to the Finals, while Tatum went AWOL for the Celtics and Miami manhandled Boston in theer game 3. BIG weekend, so a BIG Weekend Winners & Losers ep to get through! SO! There's ALL the latest NBA news -- Reggie Bullock won the Kareem Abdul Jabbar Social Justice Champion award, a big name has said NO to the Lakers! and all the injury goss for Heat-Celtics game 4 -- before talking Game 2 & 3 of the Mavs-Warriors West Finals, and game 3 of Heat-Celtics in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! Plus YEAH NAHs -- can the Celtics come back? Can the Mavericks pull off a 3-0 miracle? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and an ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE. To close it out, a PICK & PREVIEW Heat-Celtics game 4 tomorrow! Should be a CRACKER. And a new DELLY REVIEW! Enjoy!

    Fri May 20: Celtics SMASH Heat in East Finals Gm 2 as Marcus Smart Returns + Mavs-Warriors Games 2 & 3 Weekend Preview (Ep 820)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2022 51:21

    Marcus Smart & Al Horford came back for the Celtics, and as a result? The Celtics turned around their embarrassing East Finals Game 1 result and went full blown SMASH on the Heat in Game 2. What's next for the Heat? How do they respond? What did the Celtics do right? WE'VE GOT IT ALL! Plus a Weekend Preview with Mavs-Warriors Games 2 & 3 looming! RIGHT!! We've got with ALL the latest NBA news -- Mitch Kupchak is staying in Charlotte, are Phoenix bringing back Deandre Ayton? -- before wrapping up ANOTHER BLOWOUT in Game 2 of the East Finals as we talk Heat-Celtics in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! Plus YEAH NAHs -- Will the Heat win a game in Boston? What's happened to Bam Adebayo? Can the Mavs get close in Game 2? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a LUC LONGLEY AWARD FOR THE ROLE PLAYER OF THE WEEK JUST DOING THEIR JOB. Of course, we also finish off with a HUGE set of WEEKEND PICKS & PREVIEWS for Mavs-Warriors games 2 & 3, and Heat-Celtics as they head north to Boston for the East Finals Game 3! And there's a classic COOKING WITH BAYNESY to close your week! Enjoy!

    Thurs May 19: Mavs-Warriors West Finals Game 1 Blowout + Giddey Snubbed From All Rookie 1st Team (Ep 819)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 19, 2022 48:52

    The Western Conference Finals tipped off, and it was nice of ONE of the teams to show up, as Mavs-Warriors ended in a pretty embracing blowout... but at least Josh Green got some run? ALSO: the All-Rookie teams were announced, and our man, the Moptop Mamba Josh Giddey was somehow snubbed from the 1st team. Classic Anti-Strayan Bias. SO! we talk through those All-Rookie teams along with ALL the latest NBA news -- before talking ALL things Game 1 of the West Finals as we wrap Warriors-Mavericks game 1 in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! Plus YEAH NAHs -- Can the Mavs bounce back? Did Giddey get snubbed for real? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and our final KIWI KORNER of the season. Annnnd there's a BIG pick & preview for Heat-Celtics East Finals Game 2 tomorrow! FIRED UP TODAY! Enjoy!

    Wed May 18: Jimmy Butler Goes NUCLEAR in Heat-Celtics East Finals Gm 1 + ORLANDO MAGIC Win NBA Draft Lottery + Winners & Losers! (Ep 818)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 18, 2022 57:28

    What a night! First we got the Orlando Magic winning the NBA Draft lottery -- so we quickly break down the Winners & Losers from a pretty rushed lottery show -- AND we got an INSANE Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals between the Heat & Celtics, with a HUGE turnaround and Jimmy Butler going NUCLEAR. What a game! RIGHTO! So we've got ALL the latest NBA news -- like the 'take foul' being eliminated & the latest on the in-season tournament AND Danny Green's torn ACL -- before Winners & Losers from the Draft Lottery.... THEN we dive into Game 1 of the East Finals and wrap up a WILD Heat & Celtics showdown in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! Plus YEAH NAHs -- Can the Celtics bounce back? Who do Orlando take #1? Do ANY of today's draft winners make the playoffs next year? WHAT DO PORTLAND DO!? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a GREAT MOMENT IN NBA STRAYA STAT HISTORY! We also have with our pick & preview of the Mavs-Warriors West Finals Game 1 for tomorrow! FUN times were had. Enjoy!

    Tues May 17: NBL Champion Shaun Bruce + NBA Conference Finals Preview – 5 Big Qs for Heat-Celtics & Mavs-Warriors (Ep 817)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2022 61:46

    Newly minted NBL Champion Shaun Bruce of the Sydney Kings joins today's show to talk about a great NBL finals series & just how partied out the Pride of Horsham got. ALSO: our NBA CONFERENCE FINALS PREVIEW! We've got 5 BIG questions for each of the matchups, Heat-Celtics & Mavs-Warriors... and we take a quick look back at where the 2nd round losers -- Suns, Bucks, Grizzlies & Sixers -- are heading into their offseason. Awesome show! SO! We chat with Shaun about who partied the most after their NBL finals win, what it was like FINALLY getting over the hump & becoming an NBL champion... what it was like to play in front of that insane Tassie JackJumpers crowds, and how it felt throwing that sick alley-oop! ALSO: the 5 Big Questions for the NBA CONFERENCE FINALS - looking at ALL the big questions for how Heat-Celtics & Mavs-Warriors plays out: who guards Luka? Who's the best player in the Heat-Celtics series? What does Dallas' defense do with Steph? And heaps more That also comes with our pick & preview of each of the Conference Finals Game 1s, AND who wins the series! We even close out with a NEW Jingles HR This was a great episode: loved it! Enjoy!

    Mon May 16: Conference Finals Set as Celtics Take Down Bucks, Mavs EMBARRASS Suns & Game 6 Klay & the Warriors Warrior All Over The Grizzlies + WEEKEND WINNERS & LOSERS (Ep 816)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 16, 2022 81:10

    WHAT. A. WEEKEND! Game 7s! A Game 6 Klay Performance. A CP3 team choking! Tatum vs Giannis! Luka & Spencer Dinwiddie lighting the Suns on fire! It was ALL happening... and NBA Straya is breaking it all down & setting up the 2022 NBA Conference Finals, which are now finally locked in, along with sorting you out with some Weekend Winners & Losers! Seriously, what a weekend. It had everything: drama, blowouts, smashings, incredible performances! SO! we've got the latest NBA NEWS -- but also talking through the weekends' Game 6 & 7s in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS, along with There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- Was the Suns choke job the biggest ever? Can the Celtics get over the hump? Should there be a moratorium on NBA players banging Kardashians? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE! Plus there's a quick FIRST BLUSH preview of the Conference Finals Game 1s, ahead of our preview show tomorrow... and a NEW Delly Review! Awesome. Had so much fun doing this one. enjoy!

    Fri May 13: Sixers Meltdown Spectacular + ‘Small Game James’ Harden Pulls A Ben Simmons As Heat Roll To ECF + Mavs-Suns Is Going 7! (Ep 815)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2022 74:36

    Few things are certain in this world, but if nothing else, we can always rely on Doc Rivers, James Harden, Joel Embiid & the Sixers to absolutely meltdown in SPECTACULAR fashion when facing playoff elimination. Yep, 'Small Game James' Harden pulls a Ben Simmons & the Heat roll to thier 2nd Eastern Conference Finals in 3 years, while we also saw Luka & the Mavs run over the Suns to give us at least ONE game 7!! *Zaza voice* GAME 7 BAYYYYBYYYY! RIGHT! There's ALL the latest NBA NEWS -- but mainly we're wrapping exactly WHAT went wrong for the Sixers, and how the Heat took advantage, plus what the Mavs did to discombobulate the Suns in some delicious Game 6s in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS, along with There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- Do the Sixers blow it up? Does anyone challenge Doc Rivers' elimination game record?? Is CP3 sucking more important than Luka being good? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a GREY MAMBA & A LUC LONGLEY BLOKES WHO JUST DO THIER BLOODY JOB AWARD! Plus there's a pick & preview for the weekend's insane Bucks-Celtics and Warriors-Grizzlies game 6s, AND Suns-Mavs Game 7! BIG WEEKEND AHEAD! allllright!! thanks for bearing with us this week - thanks legends! enjoy!

    Thurs May 12: Wrapping an Incredible Bucks-Celtics Game 5 & a MASSIVE Warriors-Grizzlies Blowout + Joker OFFICIALLY MVP (Ep 814)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 12, 2022 57:21

    WHOA. What a day! We got an absolute BELTER in an incredible, absurd, amazing Bucks-Celtics Game 5... and then an amazing, massive BELTING in a huge Warriors-Grizzlies blowout! What is going on!? Luckily... we're here to wrap it all up for you. ALSO: Joker was officially named back-to-back MVP! (After Adam Silver saw Joel Embiid have a bad game 5...) But wow. Wrapping a couple of INSANE Game 5s in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS, along with ALL the latest NBA NEWS -- the Lakers are looking at Kenny Atkinson as their next coach? Sean Marks thinks Kyrie sucks!? There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- Can the Celtics now win two straight? Will the Grizz come back from 3-1 down? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a KIWI KORNER! AND a new DIARY OF STEVEN ADAMS! Plus there's a pick & preview for tomorrow's Heat-Sixers & Suns-Mavs Game 6s! Reckon they should be awesome. Righto! Enjoy - and congrats, Sydney Kings!

    Wed May 11: Blowout Wednesday – Sixers-Heat & Mavs-Suns LAUGHERS + Embiid’s MVP Sad-Face, Ja Morant DOUBTFUL for Rest of Playoffs? & Blazers Name GM (Ep 813)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 11, 2022 58:04

    BLOWOUT WEDNESDAY! Yep... Game 5 of both Sixers-Heat & Mavs-Suns delivered brutal blowouts, with a terrifying return to form on the cards for a BUNCH of folks. Also... did Joel Embiid's MVP Sad-Face affect his game... AND we found out that Ja Morant has a bone-bruise & is DOUBTFUL for the rest of the playoffs. Ouch. also... the Blazers named their new GM. Who was already their GM. Cool. Also... Are the Spurs moving? The Lakers for sale!? What's going on?! Plenty to cover today in the latest NBA NEWS -- and we wrap today's the game 5s in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- Was the Blazers GM hire a good one? Is Embiid in a lose-lose situation? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a MEGA reading of a GREAT MOMENT IN NBA Straya STAT HISTORY! Plus there's a pick & preview for tomorrow's Bucks-Celtics & Warriors-Grizzlies Game 5s! hopefully they're better than todays' games. Righto! Enjoy! Go Jackies.

    Tues May 10: Joker Wins MVP + Monty Williams Coach of the Year + An Al Horford Masterpiece & Dillon Brooks Drops An All-Time Stinker (Ep 812)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 10, 2022 64:47

    Big NBA day today- Joker wins MVP! Yep: back-to-back NBA MVP Nikola Jokic! AND Monty Williams wins Coach of the Year! AND we got two absolutely insane Game 4s, with Bucks-Celtics delivering an AL HORFORD MASTERPIECE!?!? Bloke was COOKED two years ago. Meanwhile, in Warriors-Grizzlies we saw Dillon Brooks drop an ALL TIME stinker of a performance... absolute SCENES. YEP! So plenty to cover today, along with ALL the latest NBA NEWS you need -- Steve Kerr tested positive for COVID... so Mike Brown, who is the new Kings coach... coached the Warriors? -- and we wrap today's 2nd Round game 4s in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- did Joker deserve MVP!? How about Monty? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a SHANE HEAL SHOOTERS SHOOT SHOOT YUR SHOT LIGHT EM UP AWARD.. Plus there's a pick & preview for tomorrow's Heat-Sixers and Mavs-Suns Game 5s! Can. Not. Wait! Real fun one today! Enjoy!

    Mon May 9: James Harden is ALIVE + Mavs Outsmarting Suns, Kings Have A New Coach + WEEKEND WINNERS & LOSERS! (Ep 811)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 9, 2022 65:56

    Absolute BELTER of an NBA playoffs day 21, with Sixers-Heat serving up a GREAT performance from James Harden who appears to be alive? All of a sudden? And the Mavs got some help from the refs but are also kinda outsmarting the Suns? Anyway - ALSO: the Sacramento Kings have a new coach, and we've got WEEKEND WINNERS & LOSERS for your Monday! We've also got ALL the latest NBA NEWS you need -- Ja Morant is doubtful for tomorrow's Game 4, Jordan Poole won't be suspended & the league reckon their refs are doing a GREAT job -- and wraps of today's 2nd Round game 4s in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! Weekend Winners & Losers also has a quick NBL Straya detour... There's YEAH NAHs -- is home court advantage BACK!? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and an ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE.. AND a pick & preview for tomorrow's Celtics-Bucks and Grizzlies-Warriors Game 4s! They're gonna be BELTERS!. And also - thanks for ALL the awesome messages about a) the co-co & b) Squid 2: the Squiddening! Love ya guts legends!

    Sun May 8: Mother’s Day Special – Masked Embiid, Giannis Rules, Poole hurts Morant, Bucks-Celtics vs the Refs & Game 3 Wraps w/ EVERY Playoff Series 2-1 (Ep 810)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 8, 2022 69:25

    It might be Mother's Day (Happy Mother's Day mum & old mate!), but we're here to wrap up the Game 3s of EVERY NBA Playoff series from Saturday & Sunday... because EVERY playoff series -- Heat-Sixers, Celtics-Bucks, Warriors-Grizz & Mavs-Suns -- is at 2-1! Awesome weekend of basketball to talk about: from Embiid's back & in a mask, the funky weird refs, Giannis rules, the Heat lay an egg, ... and did Jordan Poole hurt Ja Morant on purpose? There's the latest NBA NEWS -- is Doc tanking his way to the Lakers -- and the wraps of ALL the 2nd Round games 3 in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- is Jeff Van Gundy high? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a SHANE HEAL SHOOTERS SHOOT SHOOT YOUR SHOT Award for the Warriors.. There's also a pick & preview for tomorrow's Heat-Sixers and Mavs-Suns Game 4s! Can't wait. Just about done with iso & feeling good too! Happy days! enjoy.

    Thurs May 5: 2nd Round Game 2 Reactions + Ben Simmons Back Surgery, Tyler Herro 6th Man & Dillon Brooks’ Dirty Play (Ep 809)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 5, 2022 71:37

    After two days of crazy games, we're back with the NBA Straya Playoffs Day 16-17 wrap, with all the reactions to ALL the Games 2 of the 2nd round. We're looking at Celtics-Bucks, Heat-Sixers, Grizzlies-Warriors & Mavs-Suns, trying to figure out what's happening & why! Plus, Ben Simmons needs back surgery!? Also, Tyler Herro won 6th Man Of the Year, and talking Dillon Brooks's dirty play that injured Gary Payton 2, aka The Mitten. Unreal... We've got the latest NBA NEWS -- Lakers & Hornets coaching searches are underway -- and the wraps of ALL the 2nd Round games 2 in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- Should Dillon Brooks ALSO cop a suspension for that hit on GP2? Is Grizzlies-Warriors a legit rivalry!? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a special ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE. There's also a pick & preview for SATURDAY & SUNDAY'S game 3s... with Heat-Sixers and Mavs-Suns on Saturday, then Celtics-Bucks, Grizzlies-Warriors on Sunday. So I reckon we'll do a Sunday show to wrap 'em up! OK! Thanks to everyone who's reached out as well - all ok over here! Cheers heaps! enjoy.

    Tues May 3: Playoffs Day 15 – Heat-Sixers & Suns-Mavs Game 1 Reactions + Doc Loves DeAndre Jordan & Kings Chasing Mark Jackson? (Ep 808)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2022 53:31

    A fascinating day 15 of the 2022 NBA playoffs, with our reactions to Game 1 of both Heat-Sixers and Suns-Mavs and what it tells us about each team & how the rest of the series could play out... hint: James Harden spending extended time in Miami could be a BAD thing... PLUS... the Kings coaching search has landed on three names... and they're apparently chasing Mark Jackson? With all due respect, HAND DOWN, MAN DOWN! ORRIGHT... SO! All the latest NBA NEWS -- who are the other names the Kings are looking at? -- and a wrap of today's 2nd Round game 1s in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- is PJ Tucker the BEST fit for Miami ever? Is James Harden in Miami the WORST fit ever? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and an ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE. There's also a pick & preview for the next two days worth of games (cos I probably won't do a show tomorrow, with Old Mate also coming a cropper with Covid) ... with ALL of Celtics-Bucks, Grizzlies-Warriors, Heat-Sixers and Mavs-Suns game 2s talked about! Thanks for all the kind words as well - I'm doing ok! love yas! enjoy.

    Mon May 2: Playoffs Day 14-16 – 2nd Round Starts w/ Celtics vs Bucks & Grizz-Warriors, Joel Embiid is OUT + Jimmy Has Covid!? + WEEKEND WINNERS & LOSERS (Ep 807)

    Play Episode Listen Later May 2, 2022 46:49

    What an NBA weekend! We saw the last of the Wolves (hooray!) and got out first two games of the 2nd round, between Celtics and Bucks and then Grizzlies-Warriors... and both were absolutely FASCINATING. ALSO... Joel Embiid IS OUT with a fractured orbital socket, AND Jimmy got covid. Brutal scenes. Perfect for Weekend Winners & Losers. Rad... SO! There's the latest NBA NEWS -- Embiid will miss at LEAST the first two games of Heat-Sixers -- and a wrap for game 6 of Wolves-Grizz and today's 2nd round game 1s in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- can the Celtics and Grizz turn it around? Does Jordan Poole get PAID!? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and an ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE. There's also a pick & preview for the next two days worth of games (just in case I'm not able to go tomorrow) ... with Heat-Sixers and Mavs-Suns games 1, and then Bucks-Celtics & Grizz-Warriors game 2s! Thanks for listening, love yas! enjoy.

    Fri Apr 29: Playoffs Day 13 – TRIPLE ELIMINATION DAY – Raptors, Pelicans & Jazz Are Done + Chris Paul’s Going STRAIGHT To The Pool Room & 2nd Round Previews (Ep 806)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 29, 2022 62:19

    An absolutely AWESOME day 13 of the 2022 Playoffs, with a TRIPLE ELIMINATION DAY seeing three teams going home! The Sixers basically won the title by avoiding blowing a 3-0 lead & shellacked the Raptors, but the Suns-Pelicans and Mavs-Jazz games were unreal! Chris Paul's PERFECT game alone is going STRAIGHT to the pool room. Also, now with some 2nd round matchups set, we've got a 2nd round preview! Unreal... SO! We've got all the latest NBA NEWS -- Middleton is OUT for the 2nd round at LEAST for the Bucks and Cp3 also got a for tech kicking Jose Alvarado in the nuts -- and a wrap for today's elimination games in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- will the Raptors, Pelicans or Jazz blow it up? Or are they gonna be ok? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and an ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE, to go with a Luc Longley Role Player of the Week Award. There's also the 2nd Round preview... as well as a pick & preview for the Grizzlies-Wolves Game 6, and Bucks-Celtics game 1 (and maybe game 7 of Wolves-Grizz) on Monday... fun times! Thanks for listening, love yas! enjoy.

    Thur Apr 28: Playoffs Day 12 – Bulls & Nuggets Eliminated + Close-Out Game Giannis, Donovan Mitchell & Devin Booker to return? + Is Tatum A Top 5 Player? (Ep 805)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 28, 2022 56:32

    Bye bye Bulls & Nuggets... on Day 12 of the 2022 NBA playoffs we saw Chicago and Denver eliminated by Milwaukee and Golden State, with Close-Out Game Giannis delivering BIG time for the Bucks, and the Mitten - Gary Payton 2 - and Steph Curry closing out Joker's Nuggs. One team copped injuries, the other one dealt with them and still fought... but nonetheless, two more teams going home. ALSO: Donovan Mitchell and Devin Booker might be close to returning for their teams... and is Jayson Tatum a Top 5 player? Fun stuff today... there's all the latest NBA NEWS, and a wrap for today's two close-out elimination games from today in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- Will the Bulls and Nuggets be back next year? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, KIWI KORNER and an ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE. AND a pick & preview for tomorrow's Game 6s in Sixers-Raptors, Suns-Pelicans & Mavs-Jazz! THREE ELIMINATION GAMES!! AND there's also a DIARY OF STEVEN ADAMS to close out. NICE! Thanks for listening, love yas! enjoy.

    Wed Apr 27: Playoffs Day 11 – a Mikal Bridges Masterpiece + Wolves-Grizzlies Game-Winner & Heat Bounce Hawks (Ep 804)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 27, 2022 59:02

    Absolute CHAOS today, with Mikal Bridges painting his masterpiece against the Pelicans, an EPIC ending to Wolves-Grizzlies with an insane game-saver beaten by a game-winner, and the Heat mercifully bounced the Hawks, with Trae Young being wiped off the floor once again by Miami. Also, the latest on the Ben Simmons saga. Yikes. Wicked times! We've got the latest NBA NEWS, and wrap the games from today in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- If the Pels had Ja instead of Zion, would they be favourites? Will Adam Silver slip Ja Morant a bit of cash to go in the dunk comp next year? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a BONUS SHANE HEAL SHOOTERS SHOOT SHOOT YOUR SHOT LIGHT EM UP AWARD along with a GREAT MOMENT IN NBA Straya STAT HISTORY. AND a pick & preview for Game 5s in Bulls-Bucks and Nuggets-Warriors! TWO ELIMINATION GAMES! Thanks for listening, love yas! enjoy.

    Tues Apr 26: Playoffs Day 10 – Celtics Sweep Nets, a Mavs-Jazz Smashing + Can Sixers Blow a 3-0 Lead & Ja Morant Wins MIP (Ep 803)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 26, 2022 68:05

    Bye bye Brooklyn. The Celtics swept the Nets in a flurry of disinterested Kyrie Irving defense, Blake Griffin minutes and some incredible Tatum moments and Boston D... leaving the Nets wondering how a year they came in as title favourites could go so badly (hint: it's a lot to do with Kyrie). ALSO: we saw a Mavs-Jazz SMASHING, and the Sixers are out here trying their hardest to blow a 3-0 lead! Plus, Ja Morant wins Most Improved Player? C'mon. It was a BIG Day 10 of the Playoffs! SO! We cover all the latest NBA NEWS, then wrap today's 3 games in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs --Should the Pelicans rush Zion back? are the Sixers REALLY gonna eb the first to choke a 3-0 lead? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and an SHANE HEAL SHOOTERS SHOOT SHOOT YOUR SHOT LIGHT EM UP AWARD AND there's a pick & preview for all the Hawks-Heat, Wolves-Grizzlies & Pelicans-Suns game 5s! How much fun is that!? Thanks for listening, love yas! enjoy.

    Mon Apr 25: Playoffs Day 7-9 – Ben Simmons Surprises Everyone By No-Showing Playoffs, Reeling Suns, Smoking Celtics & a GREAT 1st Round + ROTY, Hornets Fire Their Coach & WEEKEND WINNERS & LOSERS (Ep 802)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 25, 2022 68:15

    What a weekend! Ben Simmons is no-showing ANOTHER playoffs, the Suns are suddenly reeling, a SMOKING Celtics squad, the Heat are rolling, and we've have ourselves a GREAT 1st round of the 2022 NBA Playoffs... ALSO... We've got a ROOKIE OF THE YEAR winner, and the Hornets fire their coach James Borrego! All that & more in Weekend Winners & Losers. First, we wrap all the latest NBA NEWS, then wrap ALL of the Game 3s & 4s from the weekend in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS. There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- Is that it for the Nuggets and Hawks? Did Ben Simmons coward his way out of the playoffs again? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and an ANDREW GAZE GREY MAMBA AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN THE FIELD OF EXCELLENCE. AND a pick & preview for ALL of the Nets-Celtics Game 4 & Game 5s for Raptors-Sixers & Mavs-Jazz tomorrow! SO GOOD! Thanks for listening, love yas! enjoy.

    Fri Apr 22: Playoffs Day 6 – An EPIC Wolves-Grizzlies Meltdown, Jazz-Mavs Stunner & Splash Triplets Go OFF In Denver & Ben Simmons In for Game 4 (Ep 801)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 22, 2022 72:06

    What. A. DAY! We scored an EPIC day 6 of the 2022 NBA playoffs with an absolutely EPIC meltdown in Wolves-Grizzlies, while Jazz-Mavs delivered a stunner... and then the Splash Triplets AND Joker went off in Denver! IT was allllll happening. So we've got that covered AND all the latest on Kris Middleton's MVL injury & Ben Simmons being back for Game 4 of Nets-Celtics next week. All 3 of those Game 3s are wrapped in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS, PLUS all the latest NBA news -- what's up with Devin Booker, Luka & Ben Simmons?... There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- Should the Pelicans trade Zion? A Finals rematch is out of reach now, right? The Nuggets are cooked, yeah? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and a SHANE HEAL SHOOTERS SHOOT SHOOT YOUR SHOT LIGHT EM UP AWARD. AND a pick & preview for ALL of the Game 3s & Game 4s over the entire weekend! Can't WAIT for Nets-Celtics games 3 & 4, that's for sure... let alone the Pelt-Suns and Bulls-Bucks games 3! So. MUCH. HAPPENING! Sweet! Thanks for listening, love yas! enjoy.

    Thur Apr 21: Playoffs Day 5 – Sixers-Raptors OT Buzzer-Beater, Nets-Celtics Pantsing & a HUGE Bulls-Bucks Surprise + Ben Simmons Back & Meeting Josh Giddey! (Ep 800!!!!)

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 21, 2022 67:40

    A drama-filled day 5 of the NBA Playoffs, with an INSANE OT buzzer-beater in Sixers-Raptors, Kris Middleton spraining his MCL & joining Devin Booker on the injured list -- making a Finals rematch a bit unlikely!? -- and delivering a HUGE surprise in Bulls-Bucks, while KD's pantsing leaves the Nets-Celtics series a bit wonky. Also, we found out that Ben Simmons might be back for Game 4 for the Nets! Also, I met Josh Giddey. Neat! ... also... 800 episodes of NBA Straya! Wild. So, all 3 of today's Game 3s are talked about at length in the NBA STRAYA GAME WRAPS, PLUS all the latest NBA news -- Jerry West wants an apology from the 'Winning Time' telly show? Luka AND Ben Simmons might be back soon!? and Kyrie is 50k lighter... There's also THAT'S NOT A KNIFE, OLD MATE NO MATES, SPUD OF THE NIGHT, PANTSING OF THE EVENING and BETTER THAN LONZO BALL!! There's YEAH NAHs -- If the Suns need CP3 to dominate, does that Mena they're cooked? Are the Raps done now? Does Ben Simmons's return give the Nets a shot? -- UNPOPULAR OPINION OF THE DAY and an OUTBACK TAKEHOUSE... As well as the STRAYAN PLAYER WATCH & PATTY MILLS INSPIRATION BOARD, and KIWI KORNER. AND a pick & preview ALL of the Memphis-Minnesota, Dallas-Utah & Golden State-Denver game 3s tomorrow! And wow. 800 episodes! Thanks for listening, fn love ALL ya guts!