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PBT Podcast: Kings a playoff threat? Plus some summer free agent talk.
The Kings are going to the playoffs but they set their sights higher than that.
Kings, LeBron lead playoff storylines in West
Michael Holley, Reeta Hubbard, "the NFL Chick," and Marc J. Spears share their favorite narratives in the Western Conference, from the Kings' incredible run to the No. 3 seed to LeBron James' late-season...
Cuban to file protest after Mavs lose to Warriors
Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says he'll protest the loss to Golden State after a bizarre occurrence led to an uncontested basket for the Warriors and Dallas lost by only two points in regulation.
Williams is latest to call out NBA officiating
Michael Holley, Reeta Hubbard and Marc Spears react to the normally even-keeled Monty Williams going off on the officiating in the Suns' 122-111 loss to the Lakers.
Can Morant carry Grizzlies to No. 1 seed in West?
Marc Spears joins Michael Holley and Reeta Hubbard, "the NFL Chick," to discuss how big of a lift Ja Morant can give the Memphis Grizzlies, who currently hold the No. 2 seed in the Western Conference.
Pierce: Jokic 'is doing the most with the least'
Paul Pierce joins the Dan Patrick Show to discuss who should be in consideration for the NBA's MVP award, and shares his experiences dealing with referees as a player.
Jaylen Brown on future with Celtics: ‘I will stay where I’m needed and treated correct’
"We’ll see how they feel about me over time and I feel about them over time. Hopefully, whatever it is, it makes sense."
Mavericks to protest loss to Warriors after bizarre inbounds play
Mark Cuban said he would protest the game.
Zion Williamson cleared for on-court work, hamstring re-evaluated in two weeks
A two-week timeline has him re-evaluated on April 5. The last day of the NBA regular season is April 9.
Lillard needs to choose a lane for future
Damian Lillard made it known he doesn't support a rebuild in Portland, but Natalie and Zena Keita thinks he needs to make a choice about his future.
Remembering Knicks legend Willis Reed
Host Kelsey Nicole Nelson joins Brother From Another to talk about NBA great Willis Reed and how he will be remembered after his death.
Wiggins' privacy needs to be respected
Marcus Thompson and Jim Trotter talk about fans' thirst for information regarding Andrew Wiggins' absence and where the line is when it comes to seeking knowledge regarding an athlete.
Reed was so much more than iconic Finals moment
Kurt Helin and Corey Robinson remember the late, great WIllis Reed, who in addition to producing one of the seminal moments in NBA Finals history also produced a career that stands among the game's greats.
Could Draymond headline '23 free-agent class?
In the latest Kurt's Korner, Kurt Helin looks ahead to a potential star-studded 2023 free agent class and breaks down which stars could resign with their teams -- and which will hit the market.
Spotlight on Tatum every night for Celtics
Corey Robinson explains why "Eruption" by Van Halen captures his feelings about Jayson Tatum's progression as a basketball player.
'Entertaining' Kings set to smash playoff drought
Kurt Helin and Corey Robinson discuss how the Kings have exceeded all expectations to earn a top-three seed in the Western Conference and whether they can continue their success in the playoffs.
Black community and stigmatization of therapy
NFL writer Jim Trotter and NBA writer Marcus Thompson joins Brother From Another to react to Stephen Jackson criticizing Ja Morant going to therapy and fighting the stigma of seeking mental health.
Ja Morant's return still elicits concern
Natalie and NBC Sports Bay Area host Zena Keita talks about Ja Morant's expected return to the Memphis Grizzlies and their worries for him as he makes his comeback.
Clippers’ Paul George out at least 2-3 weeks with sprained knee
George likely misses the rest of the regular season, but can he return in time for the playoffs?
Tyus Jones worth holding amid Ja Morant's return?
Dan Titus and Raphielle Johnson discuss the fantasy outlook for Tyus Jones on the heels of Ja Morant's return and break down why managers should not be so quick to drop him in fantasy leagues.
Vaccaro details his pursuit of Jordan to Nike
Former executive Sonny Vaccaro joins the Dan Patrick Show to offer his take on the new movie "Air" about Nike's pursuit of Michael Jordan, and explains how close he was to losing Jordan at the company.
Former Knick, Senator Bradley honors the late-Reed
Former New York Knick and Senator Bill Bradley joins the Dan Patrick Show to celebrate the life of the late-great Willis Reed, who passed away earlier this week at the age of 80.
Karl-Anthony Towns set to make return to Timberwolves Wednesday
"I'm just trying to pick up where I left off."
Dinsick explains how to attack 76ers vs. Bulls
Drew Dinsick breaks down his approach to betting Wednesday night's Sixers-Bulls matchup and why he is paying close attention to James Harden's injury status ahead of the matchup.
Three things to Know: Win over Clippers shows Thunder future may be now
The Thunder have won 8-of-10 and are the No.7 seed in the West.
Paul George has to be helped off court after fourth quarter leg injury
After the game, Tyronn Lue said George was still being evaluated and had no update on his status.
Grizzlies Ja Morant: ‘My job now is… to be more responsible’
“I went there to counseling to learn how to manage stress," Morant said.
Hart will be free agent this summer seeking new contract, ‘would love for it to be New York’
'Just find a home somewhere where we are valued and really like living there. And I think that can be New York.'
Did ownership flop hurt MJ's legacy as a player?
As Michael Jordan prepares to sell his stake in the Charlotte Hornets, J.A. Adande and the guys wonder whether ignominy as an owner will be how younger generations primarily know No. 23.
Hall of Famer, Knicks legend Willis Reed dies at 80
Reed's entrance to play in Game 7 of the 1970 NBA Finals is iconic.
Remembering the life, legacy of Knicks legend Reed
J.A. Adande joins the show to share his memories of New York Knicks icon and Basketball Hall of Famer Willis Reed, who passed away at age 80.
Adande: Morant, guns and America's double-standard
J.A. Adande drops by to offer his take on Ja Morant's pending return to the Grizzlies and why he feels as though the Memphis star's behavior -- while concerning -- has run into a bit of a double-standard.
Can Jalen Williams catch Banchero for NBA ROY?
The NBA's Rookie of the Year market has been Paolo Banchero's to lose for virtually the entire season, but as we hit the home stretch, Drew Dinsick and Jay Croucher explain why Jalen Williams is worth a...
Reported optimism Towns, Edwards to return to Timberwolves Wednesday
Towns has been out since November with a strained calf.
Watch Dillon Brooks pick up 18th technical, will get suspended another game
Brooks likely will be suspended for Wednesday's game against the Rockets.
Three things to Know: Breaking down East playoff race
The Bucks are comfortably on top of an East that still has a few races left in the final weeks.
Watch Julius Randle score 57, Knicks still fall to Timberwolves
Minnesota's Taurean Prince hit eight 3-pointers on his way to 35 points.
Report: Lakers, Austin Reaves have mutual interest in new contract
Reaves is going to get a massive pay raise this summer.
Are NBA MVP voters 'scared' to vote for Jokic?
Kurt Helin joins Brother From Another to debate the NBA's MVP candidates, and explains why Nikola Jokic may no longer be the favorite to win.
Helin reveals his biggest concern for the Knicks
Kurt Helin joins Brother From Another to explain why the New York Knicks are a viable contender in the Eastern Conference, but admits he does have one glaring reason to be concerned about their outlook.
Are the Kings ready to make a deep playoff run?
Kurt Helin joins Brother From Another to pick the teams to watch in the Western Conference, including the high-powered Sacramento Kings.
Lillard sounds like a guy considering shutting it down for season
'We've pretty much fallen out of the race for the 10th spot unless we win every game, if you really look at it truthfully.'
Why the MVP tide has turned in favor of Embiid
Dan Patrick and the guys look at the state of the race for NBA MVP and debate why support for two-time reigning winner Nikola Jokic seems to have waned recently.
Morant reportedly could return to Grizzlies Wednesday vs. Rockets
The Grizzlies play the Rockets Wednesday and Friday, a good soft landing spot for a return.
Watch Antetokounmpo shoot 9-of-9, get triple-double in win against Raptors
Only four players have a 20+ point triple-double on perfect shooting and now Antetokounmpo is one of them.
Three things to Know: Breaking down wild, wide-open West playoff race
Denver has the top seed locked down, but spots 4-12 remain wide open.
Watch Austin Reaves score career-high 35, lead Lakers past Magic
D’Angelo Russell added 18 points for Los Angeles.
Ham on LeBron return: ‘We anticipate him coming back at some point’ during season
LeBron has hinted at a return on social media, but there remains no official timeline.
Move to center boosts Evan Mobley's offensive game
Corey Robinson looks at Evan Mobley's recent move to center in Jarrett Allen's absence and explains why Mobley has seen an uptick in several offensive categories since the position change.
Jaren Jackson Jr. flashing much-improved offense
Corey Robinson zeroes in on Memphis Grizzlies' star Jaren Jackson Jr., highlighting how the 23-year-old has improved his offensive game to pair with his already stout defensive abilities.