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Points on the Board - NBA Off-Season Drama (Ep 044)

In this episode, Big John welcomes Dennis Velasco to discuss the Ime Udoka and Robert Sarver situations, and the impact of coaches on their players
Published on September 29, 2022

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Points on the Board - NBA Off-Season Drama (Ep 044)
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This episode: Big John welcomes guest host Dennis Velasco to discuss the Ime Udoka and Robert Sarver situations, as well as the role of coaches in the lives of their players.

Pioneers of the fantasy sports industry William Del Pilar and Big John team up to bring you Points on the Board, a show blending sports, politics and pop culture that’ll make you think deeply and laugh out loud.

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Chapters:
00:00 Opening
01:30 A typical New Yorker
02:45 Ime Udoka
08:30 Is this a case of a racial double-standard?
14:30 Could the Celtics have swept the incident under the rug?
17:15 Can Boston still come out on top in the East?
19:00 Robert Sarver
21:15 NBA shouldn’t force the sale of teams
29:00 In Green Bay, every black guy looked like Reggie White
34:00 Breaking down ESPN’s Top 10 NBA players for 2022-23
42:00 Where does Coach D rank Kyrie Irving?
48:00 Old-school coaches vs. Modern coaches
50:30 Implementing instructional control
55:45 The impact of a good coach on young athletes
58:15 Wrap-up