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Welcome to The Glue Guys, a Brooklyn Nets podcast from The Athletic brought to you by Mike Smeltz and Brian Egan focusing on all things Brooklyn Nets and the NBA. The show began when KG and Paul Pierce were still Nets... and somehow The Glue Guys have survived along with the Nets fan base

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    BROOKLYN NETS DESTROY THE NEW YORK KNICKS (by two points)

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2021 56:13

    Basketball is fun! The Glue Guys pull out their microscope and get granular on everything that happened during the Nets victory of the Knicks: Reggie Miller resurrecting James Harden, Kevin Durant the Closer, Cam Thomas dynamic insertion into the Nets rotation plus an interesting Kyrie Irving trade idea from a good friend of the show. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Brooklyn Nets' 8 biggest storylines: overrated/underrated

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 29, 2021 57:09

    The Glue Guys run through the 8 biggest Brooklyn Nets storylines this year and decide whether they are overrated/underrated/properly rated. -The Nets can't beat elite teams -Joe Harris' injury and the impact on the Nets rotation -The on-court impact of Kyrie Irving's absence -The off-court impact of Kyrie Irving's absence -James Harden's play this year -Kevin Durant's Achilles recovery -LaMarcus Aldridge's contributions -Patty Mills signing -Nets owner Joe Tsai's decision to not sign Spencer Dinwiddie Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Brooklyn Nets' role players shining + Killer Komparisons: Nets as thanksgiving guests

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2021 55:13


    The Glue Guys begin with the important transformation the Brooklyn Nets are undergoing, specifically the increasing comfortableness of the team's role players including Patty Mills, LaMarcus Aldridge and James Johnson. TGG discuss John Hollinger's new piece in The Athletic on the top free agents next offseason, which includes Kyrie Irving and James Harden. Then (28:00) Killer Komparisons: Brooklyn Nets as archetypal Thanksgiving guests. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


    The craziness behind James Harden-76ers rumors

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 19, 2021 41:46

    First, Mike goes solo to dive into how responsible is Kevin Durant for the Kyrie Irving situation AND what to make of all the smoke about James Harden sign-and-trade possibilities to the 76ers. Then at (14:00) Mike is joined by Dan Grunfeld - son of former NBA executive Ernie Grunfeld - and author of the new book By the Grace of the Game, the story tracing the Grunfeld's journey from the Holocaust to the NBA. To check out Dan Grunfeld's book - click the link! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Ranking Brooklyn Nets concerns: Harden's play, Blake starting, and more :(

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2021 56:59

    The Glue Guys dig into what exactly was the cause of the Brooklyn Nets loss to the Warriors: why didn't LaMarcus Aldridge play all that much, James Harden's inability to take over the game and how the Warriors were defending Kevin Durant. Then at (18:00) TGG figures out how how concerned Nets fans should be about different concerning issues. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    LaMarcus Aldridge v. Blake Griffin: starting center battle!

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2021 50:09

    The Glue Guys dig into whether LaMarcus Aldridge should takeover the starting center spot from Blake Griffin, the new Kyrie Irving messages and panic with the Pelicans and how it could help the Nets. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Evaluating James Harden + the one major Kyrie Irving trade possibility

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2021 63:16

    The Glue Guys look at the issues that led to the Brooklyn Nets loss to the Chicago Bulls, a deep dive into James Harden's play so far this year, and then (33:00) everything new on Kyrie Irving's chances of coming back to the Nets and the one possible trade destination for Kyrie if Sean Marks goes through that option. Check out the visual of our episode on YouTube - CLICK HERE! Call us to get your voice on the show! Call (646) 598-9690 to leave us your Nets thoughts Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    THE NETS ARE BACK: Nets beat Hawks + chances of Kyrie Irving returning

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 62:46

    The Nets delivered their best win of the season so far - beating Trae Young and the Hawks. Mike and Brian dig into the win: the excellence of Kevin Durant, what was different for Joe Harris, and the role players that are deserving more playing time. Then at (35:00) News Around the League: Mayor-elect Adams and vaccine mandates, Ding Dong the Knicks are Dead, and the Crumbling Celtics. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Can we trust LaMarcus Aldridge + Kyrie Irving decoding

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2021 61:53

    James Harden is rounding into form, and we're learning which role players will be playing big roles this season for the Brooklyn Nets. The Glue Guys dive into how trustworthy is LaMarcus Aldridge's performance, whether Blake or LaMarcus should start at center, what to make of Jevon Carter and DeAndre' Bembry. Then at (34:00) Brian and Mike try to decode Kyrie Irving's recent instagram posts and see what it means for the Nets future. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Nets beat Pacers + Mo Dakhil on James Harden and why the Nets don't look quite right

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 30, 2021 38:58

    James Harden is back! The Glue Guys dive right into a show after the Nets-Pacers game to discuss what was different about James Harden in this game vs. the rest of the season, the secret sauce of LaMarcus Aldridge and whether it is Cam Thomas time. Then at (21:00) Mo Dakhil, former NBA video coordinator and host of The Athletic NBA Show, joins TGG to discuss what is going on with Harden and the rest of the Nets. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    The NBA is outlawing James Harden

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2021 69:22

    The NBA hates James Harden. And the referees that control the game are complicit in that hate. The Glue Guys are back with a look at the wild Heat-Nets game including how Harden is being impacted by new NBA rules, Patty Mills evolving role, the sneaky Kyrie Irving trade possibilities and how worried are you about Harden's play. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    What to make of the Nets after week one

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2021 54:32

    Things are a bit shaky right now for the Nets. Brian and Mike dive into what is different about James Harden this season vs. last year, the surprise of LaMarcus Aldridge, the disappointment of Nic Claxton, and what changes may need to be put in place to right the ship. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Call us to get your voice on the show! Call (646) 598-9690 to leave us your Nets thoughts Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Nets v. Bucks: Postgame Live Reactions

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 57:07

    The Glue Guys record directly after the season opener to react to what was behind the Nets loss to the Bucks: why James Harden continually fed Nic Claxton, what to make of the starting rotation, why no Bruce Brown until the end, and so much more! Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Call us to get your voice on the show!  Call (646) 598-9690 to leave us your Nets thoughts Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Brooklyn Nets Season Preview: Drafting the Nets

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021 86:20

    The season is upon us! For this year's season preview - Brian and Mike snake draft their way through the Brooklyn Nets roster, pitting themselves against each other. And as they do, preview each Nets players' potential season ahead including what to expect from Kyrie Irving. If you want to follow along the draft, dive into our YouTube where there is a visual accompaniment. Also - smush that follow and subscribe! A lot of fun stuff will be on there this season. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Shams Charania Interview: the inside story on the Kyrie Irving situation

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 39:17

    First, Mike from the Glue Guys runs through the latest from Steve Nash and James Harden on the Kyrie Irving situation and how exactly that situation may play out. Then at (20:00) The Athletic's Shams Charania joins the show to discuss his report on why Kyrie has remained unvaccinated, how Kevin Durant and James Harden view that decision, and Shams discusses the possible trade market for Kyrie Irving. Sham Charania's story on Kyrie Irving and the Nets Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Brooklyn Nets banish Kyrie Irving: EMERGENCY POD

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2021 84:35

    The Brooklyn Nets have decided to keep Kyrie Irving from the team, no playing or practicing, until he is eligible from a full participant. The first 30 minutes of the episode directly addresses the Nets situation regarding Kyrie Irving. Then the final 60 minutes was part of an episode we recorded right before the Kyrie news broke. That conversation includes whether the Nets should trade Kyrie Irving for Ben Simmons. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Call us to get your voice on the show! Call (646) 598-9690 to leave us your Nets thoughts Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Kyrie Irving Rumors with Jake Fischer + Nets preseason opener thoughts

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2021 53:38

    NBA reporter Jake Fischer from Bleacher Reporter - and author of 'Built to Lose: how the NBA's tanking era changed the league forever' - joined the show to discuss the latest on Kyrie Irving's availability this season for the Brooklyn Nets, the likelihood the Nets would ever trade Kyrie this season and which other Nets have been brought up in trade discussions. Plus! At the beginning of the episode - Brian and Mike dive into all the important takeaways from the Nets first preseason game including CAM THOMAS. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Call us to get your voice on the show! Call (646) 598-9690 to leave us your Nets thoughts Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Kyrie Irving, the vaccine, and media day

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2021 54:19

    Mike and Brian dig into everything surrounding Kyrie Irving, the vaccine and his zoom press conference. What to make of what Kyrie said, how it impacts the rest of the team and how Kyrie's personal decision will impact the Nets' season overall. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts Call us to get your voice on the show! Call (646) 598-9690 to leave us your Nets thoughts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Are we supposed to be concerned about Kyrie Irving?

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 20, 2021 65:25

    A special offseason mailbag episodes (emails to netspod@gmail.com or voicemails at 646-598-9690) including what to make of Kyrie Irving's lack of a contract extension, how much of a future does Nic Claxton have with the Nets, trade possibilities, rotation questions and why Syracuse is cold. Dive into our discord, join the community, talk Nets 24/7 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Brooklyn Nets Offseason Awards: Patty Mills, Blake Griffin and Cam Thomas

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 8, 2021 55:36

    Mike is joined by The Athletic's Brooklyn Nets reporter Alex Schiffer to first discuss everything surrounding the DeAndre Jordan trade. Then Mike and Alex hand out some awards for the Nets offseason including best single acquisition, the 'Jorts' award, the sneaky under-the-radar deal, and predicting the Nets' next major move. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    EMERGENCY POD: Nets sign Paul Millsap and may sign LaMarcus Aldridge

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 2, 2021 42:28

    EMERGENCY POD! The Brooklyn Nets reportedly have signed former Denver Nuggets big Paul Millsap - what does Millsap's signing mean for the Nets rotation, what does he bring to Brooklyn and does it for tell an ending for DeAndre Jordan. Plus at the end of the pod, TGG reacts live to the news that LaMarcus Aldridge may also come back to the Nets. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Cam Thomas: Summer League King

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 16, 2021 57:57

    The Glue Guys work to grapple with what to make of Cam Thomas's Summer League run: how it fits in historically amongst the best Summer League runs of all-time, exactly what role Cam may carve out for himself with the Nets PLUS some possible big man buyout candidates. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    All about Summer League: Cam Thomas, Day'Ron Sharpe and More

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2021 60:16

    The Glue Guys dive deep into the Brooklyn Nets Summer League exploits: the special quality that Cam Thomas brings, Day'Ron Sharpe's role this upcoming season, and who else is shining/shading during Summer League. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Nets free agency madness!

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 6, 2021 78:14

    The Glue Guys return with breaking news on a possible former NBA champion who may join the Brooklyn Nets, dispelling negative thoughts about the Spencer Dinwiddie sign and trade, and then TGG run through each of the free agent moves this offseason plus Brian's thoughts on the 5 draft picks the Nets made. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Brooklyn Nets Draft Review: Cam Thomas, Sharpe, and the rest of the new Nets

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 30, 2021 46:28

    Mike is joined by The Athletic's Nets reporter Alex Schiffer to discuss all the Nets news surrounding last night's draft: the thinking behind the Landry Shamet trade, why DeAndre Jordan wasn't traded, and first impressions of all FIVE players the Nets drafted last night. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Nets Draft Preview + Big Brain Free Agent Thoughts

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 27, 2021 63:22

    The Glue Guys run through the Nets impact of the Grizzles-Pelicans trade, the things to think about when it comes to the Nets approaching the NBA draft, whether the Nets will use their draft assets to trade DeAndre Jordan and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Most intriguing Brooklyn Nets free agent targets

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 6, 2021 45:14

    In part 2 of their multipart offseason preview - the Glue Guys dive into best possible free agents targets that would fit around Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and James Harden. Focus is on minimum contract and MLE level free agents. TGG also debate: if you could only keep 2, who of Bruce Brown, Blake Griffin and Jeff Green are you keeping. Check out the episode on YouTube for a visual accompaniment Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    The Spencer Dinwiddie Dilemma

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2021 42:03

    In part one of a multi-part Nets free agency preview - the Glue Guys discuss all the angles to Spencer Dinwiddie's next contract. Do the Nets bring back Spencer, what teams would make sense for a sign-and-trade and what a potential deal could bring back. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    What the Nets should do now

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2021 47:37

    The Glue Guys pick up the pieces of the Nets season and discuss the big takeaway from the Bucks series then look ahead to some big questions facing the team including what to do about Joe Harris and Bruce Brown. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    The Kevin Durant Game and Game 6 Preview with Mina Kimes

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2021 45:42

    The Glue Guys start with the spectacular Game 5 performance by Kevin Durant and what to make of James Harden's impact. Then at (17:16) ESPN's Mina Kimes joins the show to dive into Game 5 and what to expect going into Game 6. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts Check out our interview with Mina Kimes on YouTube Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Nets-Bucks Game 3: What Happened?

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 11, 2021 44:21

    The Glue Guys pod directly after Game 3 Nets-Bucks to discuss what the hell actually happened, why the Nets lost, was Bruce Brown's final shot a good/bad one and how important was the Nets' loss to the rest of the series. Quick note: we livestreamed this episode on YouTube. You can check that out here. We'll keep doing more of that throughout the playoffs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Nets-Bucks Game 2 Review

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 8, 2021 41:50

    The Glue Guys dive into every important detail from the Nets blowout of the Bucks in game two including how much does that blowout matter for the rest of the series. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Nets-Bucks Mega-Preview: 9 Biggest Questions for Round 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 4, 2021 64:14

    First, the Glue Guys assess the impact to the Nets of the Lakers losing in the first round. Then at (16:00) the 9 biggest questions facing the Nets-Bucks series including which Net needs to have their best series, who is the end-of-game Giannis stopper and will the Harden v. Giannis feud explode on the court. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts Check out videostream of this episode here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oy8wi7PBa_Q Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Nets Get Revenge on Celtics with Bilge Ebiri from NY Magazine

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 2, 2021 69:29

    First the Glue Guys revel in the destruction of the Boston Celtics and discuss the one big thing they learned in the Nets opening round series. Then (18:00) NY Magazine film critic and Nets fan Bilge Ebiri joins the show for a special Killer Komparisons: Nets playoff opponents to revenge movies. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Kyrie Irving's Celtics Homecoming + Game 3 Preview

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2021 39:55

    Mike is joined by Jay King, Boston Celtics reporter for The Athletic, and Alex Schiffer, Brooklyn Nets reporter for The Athletic, to discuss how differently the Nets-Celtics series may play out as it moves to Boston, the complicated history of Kyrie Irving and the Celtics, and what to expect in game three. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    The Nets are better than the Celtics

    Play Episode Listen Later May 24, 2021 43:13

    The Glue Guys dig into all the positives and negatives from Nets-Celtics Game 1 via a new segment titled Proud Dad/Sad Dad including Kevin Durant's physical aggressiveness, Nets 3pt shooting woes, and how to feel about the Nets Big 3 right now.  Plus - what to expect going forward into the series. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Nets-Celtics Playoff Preview: 8 Biggest Questions for Round 1

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2021 49:57

    The Glue Guys run through the absolute biggest questions going into the Brooklyn Nets first round matchup against the Boston Celtics including most important Nets role player, closing lineups, what is the deal with Kemba Walker's jacket, and what is the optimal emotional anguish the Nets can inflict on the Celtics fanbase.  Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Brooklyn Nets Pre-Play-In Playoff Thoughts

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2021 50:18

    The Glue Guys pull apart the possible round one matchups: should the Nets want the Celtics or Wizards? Then TGG discuss how James Harden looked in his return, Nic Claxton's playoff role and more. By the way Glue friends - we recorded this episode as we streamed live on YouTube. We're going to be doing much more of that during the postseason, we're talking pregame shows, postgame shows, IN GAME SHOWS. So dive in, subscribe, get in that chat, and join the party. For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    James Harden Returns + Ranking Brooklyn Nets Role Players

    Play Episode Listen Later May 12, 2021 55:52

    The Glue Guys first hit on some big thoughts about the first-round possibilities for the Nets. Then - Killer Komparisons returns! Ranking the Nets role players in terms of playoff importance via their similarities to characters on The Sopranos. Plus TGG slides in some James Harden Returns thoughts. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    What's real/fake in the Nets loss to the Bucks

    Play Episode Listen Later May 5, 2021 51:39

    The Glue Guys dig into what are real concerns and what are temporary issues following the Brooklyn Nets second straight loss to the Milwaukee Bucks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Nets Playoff Rotation, #1 Seed Path, Alize Johnson and Kevin Durant

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 30, 2021 47:33

    The Glue Guys dive into who will fit into the Nets playoff rotation, how will the center rotation look, why getting the top seed in the East is important and ALIZE JOHNSON. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Why you shouldn't/should be worried about the Nets

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 23, 2021 34:39

    The Nets injury situation is concerning. Brian isn't worried. Mike is. The two discuss. Plus - how would it effect the Nets if Spencer Dinwiddie returned to the team. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    LaMarcus Aldridge Retires + Possible 1st Round Playoff Matchups

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 15, 2021 42:56

    First, Mike reacts to the breaking news that LaMarcus Aldridge is retiring. What that means for the Nets, how their lineup may change and whether Sean Marks will make another move to replace Aldridge. Then at (9:00) Brian joins in to run through each of the Nets' possible 1st round playoff matchups and assess Pros/Cons for each team. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Kevin Durant Returns!

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 8, 2021 44:51

    Kevin Durant returned to the Brooklyn Nets lineup. Brian and Mike discuss how he looked and the unique way the Nets brought him back. (12:00) What to make of Kyrie Irving's season so far. (16:30) They spend the rest of the episode assessing LaMarcus Aldridge, Nic Claxton, Blake Griffin and how the big rotation will look in the playoffs. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Introducing Shattered: The Athletic's new narrative series on the New York Knicks

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 6, 2021 8:04

    We are excited to announce The Athletic's new podcast series - Shattered: Hope, Heartbreak and the New York Knicks. Hosted by hip-hop legend Chuck D, the series dives deep on the past 20 years of the Knicks. Shattered reveals never-heard-before stories about the Knicks, team owner James Dolan and the NBA, with interviews from dozens of voices including franchise legend Patrick Ewing. This is the first 5 minutes of episode one - a look at how the 90's Knicks team broke apart. To listen to the rest click this link or search Shattered wherever you get your podcasts. A new episode of Shattered will be released every Tuesday. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    LaMarcus Aldridge First Impressions + Playoff Rotation Thoughts

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 2, 2021 48:22

    Brian and Mike divert dramatically on what they saw from LaMarcus Aldridge in his Brooklyn Nets debut. They discuss what value he may bring to the team, what concerns they have and more. Plus - netspod@gmail.com mailbag questions - ranking the possible 1st round playoff matchups, which Nets will see minutes drop when Kevin Durant returns and what should the Nets closing lineup be. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    EMERGENCY POD: Brooklyn Nets sign LaMarcus Aldridge

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 28, 2021 35:11

    The glass has been broken! EMERGENCY POD. The Brooklyn Nets have signed LaMarcus Aldridge: what will he bring to the Nets, what are the potential downsides, is he better than the other buyout big men, and how does he fit within the Nets center rotation. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Brooklyn Nets post-trade deadline possibilities + tiering the scariness of the deadline deals

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 26, 2021 49:25

    The Brooklyn Nets did not do a single thing at the NBA trade deadline. They remained silent! Brian and Mike dig into whether there were any deals the Nets should have made, what it means that Spencer Dinwiddie is still a Net and assess the best buyout options. Then (21:20) TGG tier the biggest deadline deals in terms of how scary they were for the Nets - including Evan Fournier to Boston, Aaron Gordon to the Nuggets and Kyle Lowry not changing teams. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Brooklyn Nets Trade Deadline Preview with Alex Schiffer

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 22, 2021 61:31

    The Athletic's Brooklyn Nets reporter Alex Schiffer joins the Glue Guys to discuss what we learned in Blake Griffin's debut with the Nets. (15:00) A power rankings of the Nets center options: Claxton, Blake, Jeff Green, BRUCE BROWN and DeAndre Jordan. (32:00) Then a deep dive into the Nets trade deadline possibilities including what is the likelihood the Nets trade Spencer Dinwiddie. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts For livestreams and video - check out the Glue Guys YouTube Page Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    Bruce Brown Interview: on becoming a center, what Blake Griffin will bring, and Nets championship aspirations

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 17, 2021 47:17

    Brian and Mike take a quick look at the wild ending of the Knicks-Nets game and the recent NBA trade rumors. Then (14:00) Bruce Brown from the Brooklyn Nets joins the show for a wide-ranging discussion on Bruce's evolving role on the team, playing center, guarding LeBron/Giannis/Embiid and what to expect from his old teammate Blake Griffin when he hits the floor for the Nets. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts Follow on Twitter @BKGlueGuys Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

    The 9 biggest questions about Blake Griffin on the Brooklyn Nets

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 8, 2021 53:09

    Blake Griffin has signed a veteran minimum deal with the Brooklyn Nets! Mike and Brian run through the 9 biggest questions about Griffin's signing: what type of production can the Nets expect, how does this impact the Nets possible matchup against the Sixers.... and the Lakers! As well as crunch-time lineups, does this effect the Nets likely pursuit of Andre Drummond and much much more. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts Follow on Twitter @BKGlueGuys Theathletic.com/glueguys to get a special deal for a subscription to The Athletic Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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