J.E. Skeets

J.E. Skeets

J.E. Skeets is a co-founder of The Basketball Jones podcast and a contributing NBA personality for The Score. He has written for Yahoo! Sports, Deadspin and FanHouse. He lives in Toronto, and enjoys The Roots, chicken fingers and the hit BMX movie Rad.

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On Monday’s episode of “The Fix,” The Jones break down the weekend’s two Game 3′s — Heat-Pacers and Spurs-Grizzlies. Topics discussed include: Haslem’s jumper, LeBron posting up George, iso Lance, whether Wade should have been suspended, SA’s overtime drive, missed free throws, and a visibly gassed Marc Gasol.

All that, plus Jeff Hornacek, unopened beers, milk, verticality, tennis, and Bane impersonations.

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On Thursday’s episode of “The Fix” x “The Overdose,” The Jones discuss Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals, NBA head coaching vacancies, Dwightmare 2.0, Coach K returning to Team USA, and Jim Boeheim’s thoughts on the New York Knicks.

All that, plus our first ever mock draft, Box-Out Kid’s posse, our favorite lefties of all-time, signature scents, and Anna Kournikova’s ageless beauty. Wait. What?

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On Wednesday’s episode of “The Fix,” The Jones discuss Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals, that “exhilarating” NBA Draft Lottery coverage, and the Los Angeles Clippers firing Vinny Del Negro.

All that, plus hugging your dad, Tony Allen’s acting, and sleepless babies.

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On Tuesday’s episode of “The Fix,” The Jones preview and predict the Eastern Conference Finals before discussing the Spurs-Grizzlies, tonight’s NBA Draft Lottery, Bryan Colangelo’s confusing new role with the Raptors, and the return of the Charlotte Hornets!

All that, plus long weekend voices, Plinko, Frank Vogel’s daughter, and Mark Morrison.

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On Friday’s episode of “The Fix” x “The Overdose,” The Jones preview and predict the Western Conference Finals before discussing George Hill’s injury, Woodson finally playing Chris Copeland, guys that have boosted their free agency stocks, whether Paul Pierce has played his last game in a Celtics uniform, the Kings staying in Sacramento, and the NBA’s best and worst mascots.

All that, plus swirling winds, “The Office,” tiny “Baby Birdman,” and more on crepes.

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On Thursday’s episode of “The Fix,” The Jones recap last night’s Grizzlies-Thunder and Bulls-Heat game. Topics discussed include: Durant’s rough night, the Grizzlies’ gang defense, ol’ Z-Bo, Prince’s dunk, Tony Allen’s towel incident, Wade’s shoe change, Cole over Chalmers, and the Bulls two chances to tie in the closing seconds.

All that, plus the Kings staying put, John Cliché, haircuts, softball, chocolate bars, dreaming of chicks, beverages, and Greek basketball players.

LINK: The Basketball Jones Soundboard v. 2.0

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On Wednesday’s episode of “The Fix,” The Jones recap last night’s Knicks-Pacers and Warriors-Spurs. Topics discussed include: Woodson’s decision to start K-Mart over Pablo, why New York keeps doubling, #FreeCopeland, the Pacers one-on-one defense, the missing “old-man orb,” a complete Spurs game, Green and Leonard locking up Curry and Klay, and whether the Warriors have anything left in the tank.

All that, plus the All-Rookie Teams, Kevin Bloody Wilson, jerseys, raps, and goats.

LINK: The Basketball Jones Soundboard v. 2.0

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