Listen in as NBA Hall of Famer Rick Barry joins award winning journalist Cyrus Saatsaz to bring you the latest on the Golden State Warriors and the NBA.
In Episode 17 NBA Hall of Famer Rick Barry and award winning journalist Cyrus Saatsaz recap what was quite possibly the most exciting All Star Game in recent history, with Cyrus asking Rick if the game's Elam Ending format should be implemented permanently for the regular season and playoffs. Cyrus played sound from a a recent Kevin Durant interview where he went into explicit detail regarding his in game spat with Draymond Green, with Rick continuing to wonder what the actual reason is for Durant leaving the Warriors and Cyrus heavily criticizing Bay Area sports media for not following up with members of the Golden State Warriors to determine if what Durant said was true. Rick and Cyrus discussed the Warriors' coaching staff talking about how Andrew Wiggins is a great fit for the team and whether those comments were disrespectful toward former point guard D'Angelo Russell. Some Eric Paschall sound was played where he talked about what the addition of Wiggins means for the Warriors. TV ratings for the NBA continue to plummet with Cyrus providing some details and Rick explaining why the game's popularity isn't great right now. Michael Jordan recently celebrated his 57th birthday and sound was played from an interview Jordan conducted years ago which showed Jordan's humility when discussing his greatness, Rick presented his new NBT² (Nothing But The Truth) for the week and the show wraps up with what drives Rick and Cyrus crazy.