On Monday’s episode of “The Fix,” The Basketball Jones recap Game 5 of the NBA Finals. Topics discussed include: Manu’s breakout performance, Tony Parker killin’ Cole and Chalmers, Danny Green’s unprecedented three-point shooting, Diaw on LeBron, whether Spoelstra should go back to The Birdman, and transition D.
All that, plus Jay-Z’s commercial, Tim Duncan’s masked kids, and women razor blades.
On Friday’s episode of “The Fix” x “The Overdose,” The Basketball Jones recap Game 4 of the NBA Finals, before discussing the latest coaching carousel news (Jason Kidd, Doc Rivers, Lionel Hollins, etc.), the NBA’s new on-court advertising, and ideas for NBATV’s next documentary.
All that, plus grounders, Roxy, mean tweets, the Social Media Awards, and the Stanley Cup.
On Wednesday’s episode of “The Fix,” The Jones recap Game 3 of the NBA Finals. Topics discussed include: Danny Green and Gary Neal’s 13 (!) three-pointers, LeBron’s shot selection and passiveness, Tony Parker’s status, Spurs’ ball movement, whether Wade thinks he’s still playing the Pacers, and whether Kawhi Leonard is the early frontrunner for Finals MVP.
All that, plus mouthguards, floppy wrists, Sebastien De La Cruz, chants, and more.
On Monday’s episode of “The Fix,” The Jones recap Game 2 of the NBA Finals. Topics discussed include: Mario Chalmers’ big game, LeBron’s block, Manu’s slippery hands, the Heat’s defensive adjustment on Tony Parker, and turnovers.
All that, plus Jason Kidd’s interest in the Nets’ head coaching vacancy, the inaugural Twyman/Stokes Teammate Award, paintball, KevCops, and chalupas.
On Friday’s episode of “The Fix” x “The Overdose,” The Jones recap Game 1 of the NBA Finals, before discussing Jason Kidd’s retirement, the Nuggets firing George Karl, the Pacers’ bright future and a new idea for the 2K video game series.
All that, plus ring hats, The Boss, title chasers, and the return of JD’s kids.
To celebrate our 1,000th episode, we looked back through seven years of The Basketball Jones to bring you the Top 20 TBJ moments. Thanks, as always, for watching and listening. Honestly, you guys rock.
Skeets, Tas, JD, Matty O, Trey and Leigh
After the jump, check out full versions of some of the clips from today’s special show.