NBC Sports national NBA Insider Tom Haberstroh sits down with some of the biggest names in the NBA to share the stories and the numbers behind the biggest games and biggest moments in the league. New episodes drop every Friday during the NBA season.
Tom Haberstroh sat down three special guests for a LIVE podcast at the Highline Bar in Downtown Chicago to celebrate NBA All-Star Weekend. Orlando Magic star Aaron Gordon previewed his appearance in the 2020 NBA Slam Dunk Contest and reflected on his unforgettable matchup with Zach LaVine in the 2016 competition. Tom Thibodeau relived his glory years coaching the Chicago Bulls and discussed his coaching future. Plus Chicago native Richaun Holmes returned to the Windy City—with his proud mom Dr. Lydecia Holmes—to tell the hometown fans about blossoming as a promising young big for the Sacramento Kings.
4:48 Gordon on the importance of winning the Dunk Contest
11:30 Gordon on his difficulties of participating in the 2017 Dunk Contest
22:49 Thibodeau on the 2011 Bulls who lost in the Eastern Conference Finals to Miami
30:04 Thibodeau on remembering Kobe Bryant
50:30 Holmes on playing alongside De’Aaron Fox & Buddy Hield