After an NBA season, the playoffs, the Finals, the draft, free agency and a trip to Las Vegas for Samsung Summer League, we’re taking a break for a bit. You’ll see us around the Hall of Fame inductions, then we’ll be back for the medal round of the FIBA World Cup, but until then The Starters will be enjoying the rest of their summer and recharging those metaphorical batteries you always hear about.
Stay tuned. Next season is less than a hundred days away.
On Sunday’s live show from Samsung NBA Summer League, The Starters talk to Wizards guard/forward Glen Rice Jr. about winning MVP honors, his rebounding, and learning from Paul Pierce. That, plus we play “Name That Junior” with him, discuss the All-NBA Summer Teams, and set up Monday’s Finals.
On today’s live show from Samsung NBA Summer League, The Starters talk to Rick Fox about his new NBA TV show, “After Dark,” his many hair styles, and whether or not he’s a true Canadian. All that, plus the greatest Summer League game off all time. Maybe.
On today’s live show from Samsung NBA Summer League, NBATV’s own Brent Barry joins us to discuss the Wiggins-for-Love rumors, his salad hair, and to play a little game of Hedbanz — Vegas edition.
Live from Samsung NBA Summer League, Tim Hardaway Jr. joins The Starters on set to build his NBA.com bio. What’s his pet peeve? What’s his go-to karaoke song? If he owned a yacht, what would he name it? All that, plus Andrew Wiggins for Kevin Love rumors, summer league highlights, and it’s so hot we fry an egg outside.
Live from Samsung NBA Summer League, The Starters put Lakers’ rookie Julius Randle to the test as he plays the “Kobe Superfan Trivia Challenge.” All that, plus Lance Stephenson’s surprise move to Charlotte, Summer League highlights, and Adam Silver’s mid-season tournament proposal.
Trey Burke vs. Trey Kerby, an epic matchup five months in the making, settled once and for all in the Las Vegas heat.
Then after the jump, get familiar with STEVE HOLT. Enjoy it!
Live from Samsung NBA Summer League, Utah Jazz guard Trey Burke faces off against Trey Kerby in a battle of wits, endurance, and skill. Plus Dirk heads back to Dallas, Wade re-ups in Miami, and Doug McDermott continues to impress at Summer League.
What is Jabari Parker’s favorite superhero, what did he want to be when he was five, and who in the world is Michael Donegan? All this in more, in our very first edition of “Fact Checkin’.”
Live from Samsung NBA Summer League, The Starters are joined by Bucks forward Jabari Parker to do a bit of “Fact Checkin’” on some internet research. They also discuss this summer’s Team USA selections, Klay Thompson or Bradley Beal and all the on-the-court action from Day 4 in Vegas.