Episodes

Reviews

Analytics

Clips

June 18, 2019
Nick Nurse
Zach talks to Raptors head coach Nick Nurse about Toronto's championship season.
More info...
44 min
June 17, 2019
Kevin Arnovitz
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about the Anthony Davis trade (1:48), what's next for the Pelicans and Lakers (20:10), Boston's year from hell (32:27), the wide-open 2020 title chase (49:19), free agency, and much more.
More info...
65 min
June 14, 2019
MINI POD: Game 6 of the 2019 Finals
Brian Windhorst, Zach Lowe, Andrew Han and Kendrick Perkins offer instant reaction to the Toronto Raptors' Game 6 win over the Golden State Warriors in the 2019 NBA Finals on the floor of Oracle Arena. Special cameo by 2019 NBA champion Marc Gasol.
More info...
22 min
June 13, 2019
Howard Beck
Zach talks to Bleacher Report's Howard Beck about the aftermath of the Kevin Durant injury, what to expect in Game 6, the latest with Anthony Davis and more.
More info...
72 min
June 11, 2019
MINI POD: Game 5 of the 2019 Finals
Zach Lowe, Brian Windhorst, Cassidy Hubbarth, Andrew Han and Kendrick Perkins offer instant reaction to the Golden State Warriors' Game 5 win over the Toronto Raptors in the 2019 NBA Finals on the floor of Scotiabank Arena.
More info...
18 min
June 9, 2019
Arthur & Koreen
Zach talks to Bruce Arthur of the Toronto Star and Eric Koreen of the Athletic about the Raptors on the brink, how the Warriors can get back in the series, and what a title would mean to the city of Toronto.
More info...
68 min
June 8, 2019
MINI POD: Game 4 of the 2019 Finals
Brian Windhorst, Zach Lowe, Ramona Shelburne, Andrew Han and Jackie MacMullan offer instant reaction to the Toronto Raptors' Game 4 win over the Golden State Warriors in the 2019 NBA Finals on the floor of Oracle Arena.
More info...
18 min
June 6, 2019
Chris Herring
Zach talks to FiveThirtyEight's Chris Herring about the Raptors' Game 3 win, the keys for both teams moving forward and much more.
More info...
57 min
June 5, 2019
Doris Burke
Zach talks to Hall of Famer Doris Burke about where we stand as the NBA Finals shifts to Oakland, what to expect from both teams moving forward and much more.
More info...
61 min
May 31, 2019
Richard Jefferson
Zach talks to Richard Jefferson about Toronto's Game 1 win, and what comes next.
More info...
55 min
May 29, 2019
Baxter Holmes
Zach talks to ESPN.com's Baxter Holmes about his explosive story on the inner workings of the Lakers.
More info...
42 min
May 29, 2019
Jeff Van Gundy
Zach and Jeff Van Gundy look ahead to every aspect of the NBA Finals between the Warriors and Raptors.
More info...
61 min
May 22, 2019
Arnovitz & Arthur
Zach talks to Bruce Arthur of the Toronto Star and ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about Raptors-Bucks, how Toronto has evened the series, what to expect moving forward and more.
More info...
53 min
May 20, 2019
Howard Beck
Zach talks to Bleacher Report's Howard Beck about the Eastern Conference Finals (6:30), Golden State without Kevin Durant (34:24), Lakers dysfunction (49:52), and much more.
More info...
66 min
May 17, 2019
Kevin Arnovitz
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about the lottery (1:45), Anthony Davis (11:55), Boston's fraught offseason (19:06), other trade targets (35:01), Warriors-Blazers (42:41), and more.
More info...
69 min
May 13, 2019
Chris Herring
Zach talks to Chris Herring of 538 about that epic weekend of NBA basketball, Kawhi's shot, Houston's failure, Bucks-Raptors, Warriors-Blazers, and much more.
More info...
79 min
May 10, 2019
Dave McMenamin
Zach and ESPN's Dave McMenamin talk Sixers-Raptors Game 7, Nuggets-Blazers, the Lakers' coaching search, Game of Thrones, and much more.
More info...
64 min
May 8, 2019
Jackie MacMullan
Zach talks to ESPN's Jackie MacMullan about Nuggets-Blazers, Jamal Murray & Nikola Jokic, the Celtics on the brink and more.
More info...
42 min
May 6, 2019
Bontemps & Andrews
Zach talks to ESPN's Tim Bontemps and Malika Andrews about Kawhi Leonard's season-saving Game 4 performance in Philadelphia, Bucks-Celtics, Rockets-Warriors, and more.
More info...
70 min
May 1, 2019
Stan Van Gundy
Zach talks to Stan Van Gundy about Bucks-Celtics, Warriors-Rockets, the Orlando glory days, the state of the NBA game, and more.
More info...
71 min
April 30, 2019
Kirk Goldsberry
Zach talks to ESPN's Kirk Goldsberry about his new book, Sprawlball, Raptors-Sixers, Nuggets-Blazers, the Rockets officiating controversy, and more.
More info...
62 min
April 26, 2019
Thorpe & Friedell
Zach previews Raptors-Sixers with David Thorpe of TrueHoop (1:00), and talks Warriors-Clippers with ESPN's Nick Friedell (40:26). Plus Nuggets-Spurs Game 7.
More info...
71 min
April 24, 2019
Kevin Arnovitz
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about Damian Lillard's epic shot, the fallout in Oklahoma City, Sixers-Raptors, Bucks-Celtics, and more.
More info...
66 min
April 18, 2019
Dan Devine
Zach talks to Dan Devine of The Ringer about Thunder-Blazers (3:00), James Harden carving up Utah (27:09), Dan worrying about the Celtics (45:43), and much more.
More info...
62 min
April 16, 2019
Richard Jefferson
Zach talks to Richard Jefferson about the Clippers' incredible Game 2 win, the DeMarcus Cousins injury, the 2016 Finals, and more.
More info...
35 min
April 12, 2019
Mega Hoops Playoff Podcast
Zach Lowe, Ryen Russillo, Brian Windhorst and Bomani Jones each take you through their playoff previews. Zach thinks Rockets-Jazz is going to be the most interesting first-round series. Russillo and Bomani talk about Warriors playoff fatigue, who can beat them in the west and more. Plus, Brian Windhorst and the Hoop Collective discuss Denver-San Antonio, OKC-Portland and many other playoff matchups.
More info...
29 min
April 11, 2019
Eight-By-Eight
Zach and David Thorpe of TrueHoop do their annual eight-by-eight podcast: eight minutes of analysis on all eight first-round series
More info...
79 min
April 10, 2019
Tim Bontemps
Zach and ESPN's Tim Bontemps reveal their awards ballots, and discuss the Lakers mess.
More info...
62 min
April 3, 2019
Chris Herring
Zach talks to Chris Herring of 538 about the inconsistent Thunder and Celtics, the remaining playoff races, All-NBA, MVP, All-Rookie, and much more.
More info...
70 min
March 27, 2019
Howard Beck
Zach talks to Howard Beck of Bleacher Report about his Dwyane Wade/Dirk Nowitzki feature, the MVP race, All-NBA votes, and much more.
More info...
73 min
March 21, 2019
Ryen Russillo
Zach and Ryen Russillo pick All-NBA teams, and talk D'Angelo Russell, awards races, and much more.
More info...
72 min
March 14, 2019
Brett Brown
Zach talks to Brett Brown about trying to figure out the new-look Sixers before the playoffs, the Ben Simmons-Joel Embiid relationship, Markelle Fultz, playoff pressure, old Spurs stories, and much more.
More info...
70 min
March 6, 2019
Kevin Arnovitz
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about his Suns feature (3:20), and LeBron and the Lakers likely missing the playoffs (48:43).
More info...
70 min
March 4, 2019
Daryl Morey
Zach talks to Houston GM Daryl Morey about the Rockets' strange season, revisiting the Chris Paul trade, fixes for tanking, a potential play-in tournament, and more.
More info...
31 min
March 4, 2019
Jason Concepcion
Zach talks to The Ringer's Jason Concepcion about the origin of NBA Desktop, his beloved Knicks, regrettable Harry Potter takes, the end of Game of Thrones, and more.
More info...
41 min
March 1, 2019
Bob Myers
Zach talks to Golden State GM Bob Myers about the Draymond Green-Kevin Durant incident, Durant's looming free agency, signing DeMarcus Cousins, and much more.
More info...
36 min
February 27, 2019
Zach Lowe & Lakers drama
Russillo on the Lakers drama and LeBron calling out his teammates, a Ceruti "Magic Minute" plus Zach Lowe stops by.
More info...
62 min
February 26, 2019
Joe Harris & Sarah Kustok
Zach talks to Joe Harris of the Nets and YES Network's Sarah Kustok about Joe winning the 3-point shootout, Brooklyn's feel-good season, baked goods, and much more.
More info...
67 min
February 22, 2019
Ian Begley
Zach talks to Ian Begley about the inner workings of the Porzingis trade (1:23), the impact it still will have this summer (13:40), rumblings around MSG (36:15) and more.
More info...
60 min
February 14, 2019
Dan Devine
Zach talks to Dan Devine of The Ringer about the top (3:03) and bottom (29:55) of the Eastern Conference, crazy Lottery fantasies (41:00) and much more.
More info...
56 min
February 13, 2019
Tim MacMahon
Zach talks to ESPN's Tim MacMahon about the Rockets' progress (3:04), the MVP race (10:17), Paul George's contributions for the Thunder (26:52), Giannis (36:44) and much more.
More info...
51 min
February 8, 2019
Bobby Marks
Zach and ESPN's Bobby Marks break down all things trade deadline: Anthony Davis (15:38), the arms race in the East (23:45), Marc Gasol (31:28), and much more.
More info...
64 min
February 6, 2019
Woj & Lowe Trade Deadline Special
Zach & Woj run through all of the deals that you should keep an eye on leading up to Thursday's trade deadline in the NBA.
More info...
22 min
February 4, 2019
Kevin Arnovitz
Zach and ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz pick their most intriguing trade deadline teams (22:13), dissect the Kristaps Porzingis deal (3:00), and much more.
More info...
62 min
February 1, 2019
Dirk Nowitzki
Zach talks to Dirk Nowitzki about the Kristaps Porzingis trade, Luka Mania, the highs and lows of his career, and much more.
More info...
67 min
January 28, 2019
Howard Beck & Brian Windhorst
Zach talks to Howard Beck of Bleacher Report and ESPN's Brian Windhorst about the Anthony Davis trade request.
More info...
79 min
January 23, 2019
Jackie MacMullan
Zach talks to ESPN's Jackie MacMullan about her Jamal Murray feature (1:20), Jimmy Butler and Karl-Anthony Towns (20:21), the end of the Grizzlies (29:20), and more.
More info...
47 min
January 22, 2019
Jeanie Buss
Zach talks to Lakers owner Jeanie Buss about signing LeBron, Luke Walton's job security, the Shaq/Kobe era, walking with wolves, and much more.
More info...
64 min
January 16, 2019
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN
Zach and ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz make their All-Star picks, talk trade rumors, and much more.
More info...
73 min
January 9, 2019
Bill Simmons
Zach talks to Bill Simmons of The Ringer about the ten teams with the best NBA championship odds.
More info...
85 min
December 31, 2018
Pascal Siakam, Toronto Raptors
Zach talks to Toronto's Pascal Siakam about his improbable journey to the NBA, getting to know Kawhi Leonard, the upcoming game against DeMar DeRozan in San Antonio, the trade, Dwane Casey's firing and much more.
More info...
48 min
December 27, 2018
Eric Koreen & Bruce Arthur
Zach talks to Eric Koreen of The Athletic and Bruce Arthur of the Toronto Star talk about the Raptors (10:00), Kawhi Leonard (34:00), the top of the East (45:00), Golden State's issues (55:00) and more.
More info...
72 min
December 19, 2018
Chris Herring, FiveThirtyEight
Zach talks to FiveThirtyEight's Chris Herring about legitimate Western challengers (1:45), the Kings' competency (17:39), Indiana's competitiveness (39:09) and much more.
More info...
58 min
December 18, 2018
Brook Lopez
Zach talks to Bucks C Brook Lopez about the evolution of his game (4:04), playing with Giannis (9:20), some crazy stories from his time with the Nets (13:40) and much more.
More info...
37 min
December 15, 2018
Woj & Lowe
Adrian Wojnarowski and Zach Lowe host a very special NBA trade season kick-off show where they discuss, possibilities for the Lakers, the futures for Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, Klay Thompson, Kawhi Leonard and other superstars. Plus, recap the trades of the 2018 summer.
More info...
25 min
December 12, 2018
Jackie MacMullan
Zach talks to ESPN's Jackie MacMullan about her Jaylen Brown feature, Boston's slow start and recent hot streak, dreams of Anthony Davis, the East, and more.
More info...
46 min
December 10, 2018
Tim MacMahon
Zach talks to ESPN's Tim MacMahon about the floundering Rockets, Luka Doncic, the Western Conference landscape, and more.
More info...
55 min
December 5, 2018
Tim Bontemps
Zach talks to ESPN's Tim Bontemps about Markelle Fultz, Raptors-Sixers, the reeling Spurs, surprising Mavs, and more. Plus, a special appearance by Rachel Nichols.
More info...
66 min
November 30, 2018
Mike Conley, Grizzlies G
Zach talks to Mike Conley about the revitalized Grizzlies, the hell of last season, David Fizdale, whether he still cares about being an All-Star, and more.
More info...
31 min
November 28, 2018
Kevin Arnovitz
Zach talks to Kevin Arnovitz about the Jimmy Butler Sixers, the Wolves and Bulls, rookie big men, the MVP race, and much more.
More info...
69 min
November 20, 2018
Tom Haberstroh
Zach talks to Tom Haberstroh of NBC Sports about the Wizards' dysfunction, Boston's struggles, the Clippers, Jazz, Grizzlies, and much more.
More info...
54 min
November 15, 2018
Howard Beck
Zach talks to Howard Beck about Warriors drama, Jimmy Butler's fit in Philly, confusing teams, the best and worst new jerseys, and much more.
More info...
65 min
November 14, 2018
Max Kellerman
Zach talks to ESPN's Max Kellerman about the Warriors drama, Jimmy Butler, the Raptors, the power structure in the East, and much more.
More info...
69 min
November 8, 2018
Evan Turner, Blazers F
Zach talks to Evan Turner about recovering from a sweep, what Damian Lillard means to Portland, getting drunk with Lou Williams, being booed in Philly & loved in Boston & more.
More info...
62 min
November 2, 2018
Mike D'Antoni, Rockets
Zach talks to Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni about Houston's early struggles (1:20), being reunited with Carmelo Anthony (11:39), his system (16:18), chasing Golden State (21:14) and more.
More info...
29 min
October 29, 2018
Adrian Wojnarowski
Zach talks to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski about Cleveland firing Ty Lue, Kevin Love's trade value, the cratering Wizards, Jimmy Butler, and much more.
More info...
73 min
October 26, 2018
Nick Friedell
Zach talks to ESPN's Nick Friedell about covering the Warriors, Steph's 51-point explosion, Zach LaVine, the red-hot Pistons, Jimmy Butler, and more.
More info...
56 min
October 24, 2018
Chris Herring, FiveThirtyEight
Zach talks to Chris Herring of FiveThirtyEight about some of the early trends this season, and the most fascinating teams out of the gate.
More info...
70 min
October 19, 2018
Chauncey Billups & Rachel Nichols
Zach talks to Chauncey Billups about his career and his best KG stories, and discusses the Jimmy Butler situation with Rachel Nichols.
More info...
70 min
October 17, 2018
Inside Gordon Hayward's Misery-Filled Fight
Gordon Hayward talks about how his return has been slower and more challenging than expected. By Zach Lowe.
More info...
34 min
October 16, 2018
Zach Lowe on "I'm Interested"
Mike Greenberg talks to Zach Lowe about his expectations for the 2018-19 season (1:30), the historical context of the Warriors' greatness (9:10), the forgotten era of the league (18:00), expectations for LeBron James in L.A. (31:15), the biggest threat to come out of the Eastern Conference (40:30) and much more.
More info...
56 min
October 12, 2018
Jeff Van Gundy
Zach talks to Jeff Van Gundy about the Jimmy Butler situation, and the big questions for the 2018-19 NBA season.
More info...
67 min
October 9, 2018
Ike Barinholtz
Zach talks to actor and comedian Ike Barinholtz about his new movie "The Oath," being a lifelong Bulls fan, comedy inspirations, hooping with Barack Obama, and much more.
More info...
50 min
October 4, 2018
Most Confusing Teams 2018-19
Zach and ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz pick their five Most Confusing Teams for the 2018-19 NBA season.
More info...
72 min
September 26, 2018
Elton Brand, Sixers GM
Zach talks to new Sixers GM Elton Brand about his new job, Philly's future, his winding career, and much more.
More info...
50 min
September 18, 2018
Jackie MacMullan & Rafe Bartholomew
Zach talks to Rafe Bartholomew and ESPN's Jackie MacMullan about "Basketball: A Love Story," their must-read new oral history of basketball.
More info...
68 min
September 13, 2018
JJ Redick
Sixers' JJ Redick shares why he's detached himself from social media, his off season conditioning, the vibe in Philadelphia's locker room and much more.
More info...
56 min
September 12, 2018
Ian Thomsen
Zach talks to author and NBA contributor Ian Thomsen on this novel The Soul Of Basketball that examines the 2010-2011 season and the key players from that season that helped shift the NBA's popularity, marketability and more.
More info...
62 min
September 5, 2018
Howard Beck
Zach talks to Bleacher Report's Howard Beck about this year's Hall of Fame class (7:30) and some interesting Hall of Fame cases to be made for players down the road.
More info...
79 min
July 31, 2018
Royce Young; Chris Herring
Zach talks to ESPN's Royce Young about the Thunder's offseason, and then Chris Herring of 538 (35:00) about the Rockets, Carmelo Anthony, and much more.
More info...
83 min
July 24, 2018
Michael C. Wright
Zach talks to ESPN's Michael C. Wright about the Kawhi Leonard fallout now that the dust has settled, how the Spurs can remain relevant, the stories that may come out & more.
More info...
60 min
July 18, 2018
Kevin Arnovitz; Bruce Arthur
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz (:20) and Bruce Arthur of the Toronto Star (31:00) about the Kawhi Leonard trade.
More info...
62 min
July 16, 2018
Brian Windhorst; Nick Friedell
Zach talks to ESPN's Nick Friedell about the Bulls signing Jabari Parker and then Brian Windhorst about what comes next for the Bucks -- plus Kawhi, Lakers and much more.
More info...
64 min
July 11, 2018
Howard Beck & Rachel Nichols
Zach talks to Howard Beck and Rachel Nichols about potential postseason restructuring (3:42), the Lakers' rebuild (18:50), Kevin Durant's future (27:00) and much more.
More info...
57 min
July 10, 2018
Rudy Gobert, Jazz C
Zach talks to Utah's Rudy Gobert about his rise in the NBA, chasing Golden State, Donovan Mitchell, proving doubters wrong, and more.
More info...
42 min
July 3, 2018
Tim Kawakami
Zach talks to The Athletic's Tim Kawakami about Demarcus Cousins signing with the Warriors.
More info...
47 min
July 2, 2018
Brian Windhorst
Zach talks to Brian Windhorst about LeBron heading to Los Angeles to play for the Lakers and all things free agency.
More info...
77 min
June 30, 2018
Offseason Preview Special
Zach and Adrian Wojnarowski discuss their expectations for what promises to be a wild offseason in the NBA.
More info...
45 min
June 27, 2018
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN
Zach and ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz pick their five most intriguing free agency teams. Plus, they discuss LeBron, Paul George, the cap boom coming in the summer of 2019, and much more.
More info...
68 min
June 22, 2018
Rachel Nichols & Brian Windhorst
Zach talks to Rachel Nichols & Brian Windhorst about the NBA draft, LeBron's future, the impact on the rest of free agency and much more.
More info...
70 min
June 18, 2018
Jonathan Givony, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN draft expert Jonathan Givony about this week's NBA draft -- trade rumors, swing picks, players who might rise and fall, and much more.
More info...
58 min
June 15, 2018
Howard Beck
Zach talks to Howard Beck of Bleacher Report about LeBron's 3-6 Finals record as well as his place in history (4:19), fun what-ifs (15:32), Golden State's culture (55:55), Kevin Durant weirdness (1:01:32) and much more.
More info...
67 min
June 11, 2018
Steve Kerr
Zach talks to Warriors coach Steve Kerr about another championship (:30), the struggles against the Rockets (22:20), re-connecting with Kevin Durant (34:30), the future of the team (39:45) and much more.
More info...
59 min
June 7, 2018
Chris Herring & Ethan Strauss
Zach talks to Chris Herring and Ethan Strauss about Bryan Colangelo and the Sixers parting ways (1:32), the Warriors putting the Cavs in a strangle hold (14:17), Golden State's ultimate legacy (37:45) and more.
More info...
47 min
June 5, 2018
Doris Burke
Zach talks to Doris Burke about her new contract (3:40), the 2018 Finals (29:45), her preparation for broadcasts (10:58), favorite career moments (18:13), and much more.
More info...
57 min
June 1, 2018
Brian Windhorst, ESPN
Zach talks to Brian Windhorst about J.R. Smith's gaffe (:45), the possibility of a Kevin Love suspension (9:13), LeBron's performance, level of frustration (16:49) and more.
More info...
41 min
May 30, 2018
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about the strange story surrounding Bryan Colangelo in Philly (:24), the NBA Finals (25:53) and more.
More info...
53 min
May 25, 2018
Marcus Thompson
Zach talks to Marcus Thompson of the Athletic about the Western Conference finals, the stakes for the Warriors (3:00), Chris Paul's injury (5:44), and much more.
More info...
63 min
May 22, 2018
Howard Beck, Bleacher Report
Zach talks to Bleacher Report's Howard Beck about the prevalence of isolation basketball (7:28), Houston's evolution (24:30), Boston-Cleveland (42:49), and much more.
More info...
62 min
May 18, 2018
Conference Finals Focus
Zach talks to ESPN's Brian Windhorst (00:27) and Tim MacMahon (36:30) about the conference finals.
More info...
67 min
May 14, 2018
Bill Simmons, The Ringer
Zach talks to Bill Simmons of The Ringer about the Eastern Conference Finals, the crazy NBA summer ahead, lost hoodies, and more.
More info...
80 min
May 11, 2018
Raptors Fire Coach Casey
Zach talks to David Thorpe about Dwane Casey's firing, the Western Conference finals, and more.
More info...
54 min
May 7, 2018
Kevin Arnovitz
Zach and ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz discuss all of the conference semifinals series as they currently stand, break down what the future holds for the Raptors and more.
More info...
59 min
May 3, 2018
Brian Windhorst & Dave McMenamin
Zach talks to ESPN's Brian Windhorst and Dave McMenamin about Cleveland's wild Game 1 win in Toronto, how the Raptors can respond, and more.
More info...
51 min
May 1, 2018
Ramona Shelburne, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Ramona Shelburne about the Kawhi Leonard saga and what could be next for all involved.
More info...
38 min
April 24, 2018
Kevin Arnovitz
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about Raptors-Wizards (1:04), isolation basketball, Wolves-Rockets (39:34), and more.
More info...
49 min
April 23, 2018
Brian Windhorst
Zach talks to ESPN's Brian Windhorst about the bizarre Cavs-Pacers series.
More info...
54 min
April 19, 2018
Chris Herring
Zach talks to Chris Herring of FiveThirtyEight about Pelicans-Blazers (5:52), Jrue Holiday's great series, how concerned the Cavs should be (22:26), Thunder-Jazz (48:10), and Donovan Mitchell.
More info...
66 min
April 17, 2018
Dan Devine, Yahoo! Sports
Zach talks to Dan Devine of Yahoo! Sports about Wizards-Raptors (1:53), Thunder-Jazz (18:25), Rockets-Wolves (38:33), and Sixers-Heat (56:08).
More info...
64 min
April 13, 2018
David Thorpe
Zach and David Thorpe go rapid-fire through all eight first-round playoff series.
More info...
74 min
April 11, 2018
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN
Zach Lowe and ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz reveal their NBA awards ballots including MVP (4:00), DPOY (18:00), ROY (36:00), COY (45:00) and more.
More info...
65 min
April 5, 2018
Royce Young, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Royce Young about the Thunder's strange season, Paul George's shooting slump, Carmelo Anthony's down year, Billy Donovan, and playoff hopes.
More info...
37 min
April 4, 2018
Chris Forsberg & Bruce Arthur
Zach talks to ESPN's Chris Forsberg and Bruce Arthur of the Toronto Star about the Celtics, Raptors, Cavs, East playoff matchups, Coach of the Year, and much more.
More info...
62 min
March 29, 2018
Howard Beck, Bleacher Report
Zach talks to Bleacher Report's Howard Beck about his Jason Kidd feature (3:03), LeBron's MVP case (31:15), playoff races (44:15), and more.
More info...
65 min
March 23, 2018
Chris Herring, FiveThirtyEight
Zach talks to FiveThirtyEight's Chris Herring about his time with the Pacers (5:30), All-NBA dilemmas (16:20), the Eastern Conference playoff race (31:34), the Spurs (46:43) and more.
More info...
69 min
March 20, 2018
Steve Clifford, Hornets
Zach talks to Hornets coach Steve Clifford about his health scare, the Ty Lue situation, Kemba Walker's development, the mid-2000s Rockets, Stan Van Gundy Magic, and more.
More info...
75 min
March 14, 2018
Jackie MacMullan, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Jackie MacMullan about Chris Bosh's desire to play again (3:00), NBA players opening up about mental health issues (45:00), the Rockets (21:00), the Kyrie trade (50:00) and much more.
More info...
67 min
March 9, 2018
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about the Eastern Conference playoff race, the Sixers threat, Washington without John Wall, the evolving Heat, and more.
More info...
66 min
March 5, 2018
Monty McCutchen
Zach talks to the NBA's Monty McCucthen about player-referee relations, crunch-time officiating, his biggest mistakes, flops, tricky rules, and more.
More info...
54 min
March 1, 2018
Tim MacMahon, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Tim MacMahon about the wild Western Conference playoff race, Anthony Davis' MVP case, the scuffling Thunder and more.
More info...
65 min
February 24, 2018
Nets PG Jeremy Lin
Zach talks to Nets point guard Jeremy Lin on his future in Brooklyn, the highs and lows of Linsanity, his relationships with Melo and Kobe, and more.
More info...
23 min
February 24, 2018
Rockets GM Daryl Morey
Zach talks to Rockets GM Daryl Morey about acquiring Chris Paul, the last secret of the James Harden trade, his rental car return habits, Hakeem Olajuwon's ping-pong skills, and more.
More info...
23 min
February 23, 2018
Former Cavs GM David Griffin
Zach talks to former Cavs GM David Griffin about the Kyrie Irving trade, Cleveland remaking its team mid-season, his time with the Seven Seconds or Less Suns, and more.
More info...
35 min
February 20, 2018
Jonathan Abrams, Bleacher Report
Zach talks to Jonathan Abrams of Bleacher Report about his new oral history of "The Wire."
More info...
65 min
February 13, 2018
Howard Beck, Bleacher Report
Zach talks to Bleacher Report's Howard Beck about Steve Kerr's coaching gambit (4:59), the new-look Cavs (17:35), the oncoming tank brigade (33:50) and much more.
More info...
70 min
February 9, 2018
Brian Windhorst, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Brian Windhorst about Cleveland's wild trade deadline (2:44), LeBron's future (14:15) and other deals that were made this week (44:12).
More info...
60 min
February 5, 2018
Adrian Wojnarowski
Zach talks to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski about the chaos in Cleveland, what to expect out of several teams at the trade deadline and much more.
More info...
62 min
January 31, 2018
Lee Jenkins (and others)
Zach talks to Sports Illustrated's Lee Jenkins about the Blake Griffin trade and more. Plus, ESPN's Ramona Shelburne and Rachel Nichols pop in to talk more trade rumors, Chris Paul in Houston and many more topics around the NBA.
More info...
72 min
January 24, 2018
Brian Windhorst, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Brian Windhorst about the Cavs' dysfunction, possible lineup changes, trade candidates, the All-Star draft, gambling and more.
More info...
63 min
January 16, 2018
Bill Simmons
Zach talks to Bill Simmons of The Ringer about Clippers-Rockets craziness (:45), Eastern Conference All-Stars (14:12) and much more.
More info...
66 min
January 12, 2018
Jim Petersen
Zach talks to Wolves analyst Jim Petersen about the rising Timberwolves, Jimmy Butler's impact, the environment under Tom Thibodeau, private Prince concerts, and more.
More info...
68 min
January 10, 2018
Jeff Van Gundy
Zach talks to Jeff Van Gundy about the state of the NBA at the halfway point, dangerous playoff underdogs, the All-Star game, and more.
More info...
65 min
January 4, 2018
Goran Dragic
Zach talks to Heat PG Goran Dragic about the Miami culture, Waiters Island, winning Eurobasket, Shaq's rookie duties, being left-handed and much more.
More info...
53 min
December 27, 2017
Talkin' Toronto
Zach talks to Eric Koreen of The Athletic and Bruce Arthur of the Toronto Star about all things Raptors, the Eastern Conference and more.
More info...
70 min
December 22, 2017
Dwane Casey, Raptors
Zach talks to Toronto coach Dwane Casey about the new-look Raptors, coaching in Japan, the 2011 Mavericks, Southern lingo, and much more.
More info...
34 min
December 20, 2017
The Passing Fancy of Lonzo Ball
Doubletruck Stories: The Lakers drafted Lonzo Ball to be the star of their post-Kobe era. There's just one (possibly insurmountable) problem: Dude can't score. By Kevin Arnovitz.
More info...
37 min
December 15, 2017
Doug Kezirian, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Doug Kezirian about why the Warriors are hard to bet (2:00), the future of sports gambling (15:15), living in Vegas (29:10), working in TV (40:30) and more.
More info...
56 min
December 12, 2017
Kevin Pelton & Ramona Shelburne
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Pelton and Ramona Shelburne about Joel Embiid (15:10), the Sixers (34:11), surprise teams in the East (42:30), the Thunder's issues (51:09) and more.
More info...
62 min
December 8, 2017
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about the Jahlil Okafor trade (4:25), the red-hot Rockets (19:53), disappointing Western Conference teams (38:52), and more.
More info...
64 min
November 29, 2017
Rachel Nichols, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Rachel Nichols about David Fizdale's firing, the reeling Clippers, hot food and beverage takes, her best and worst interviews and more.
More info...
66 min
November 21, 2017
Jeff Van Gundy, ESPN/ABC
Zach talks to Jeff Van Gundy about the Wolves' defense, the Thunder's struggles, the Clippers' collapse and strange starts across the Western Conference.
More info...
59 min
November 17, 2017
Howard Beck, Bleacher Report
Zach talks to Howard Beck of Bleacher Report on Celtics-Warriors, the Cavs' issues, the top of the East, the Nuggets and more.
More info...
76 min
November 16, 2017
Joe Ingles, Jazz G/F
Zach talks to Utah's Joe Ingles about his one-in-a-million path, Gordon Hayward leaving, American foibles, Quin Snyder's midnight texts, Dante Exum hero worship and more.
More info...
59 min
November 8, 2017
Gary Harris, Nuggets G
Zach talks to Denver Nuggets guard Gary Harris about rebounding from a bad rookie season, the way of the Joker, altitude sickness, the future of the Nuggets and more.
More info...
38 min
November 1, 2017
Brian Windhorst
Zach and ESPN's Brian Windhorst debate six pressing questions about the Eastern Conference.
More info...
66 min
October 30, 2017
BONUS: 30 for 30 Season Two Sneak Peek
The Lowe Post shares the trailer for Season Two of 30 for 30 Podcasts, launching November 14th, as well as one of our favorite episodes from Season One, A Queen of Sorts.
More info...
46 min
October 27, 2017
Kevin Arnovitz
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about the rise of Giannis Antetokounmpo (1:50), the future of the Bucks (19:32), the surprising Grizzlies (43:10) and more.
More info...
52 min
October 24, 2017
Ben Falk
Zach talks to Ben Falk of "Cleaning The Glass" about The Process in Philly, the Phoenix debacle, early trends and more.
More info...
72 min
October 19, 2017
Jack McCallum, Sports Illustrated
Zach and legendary Sports Illustrated writer Jack McCallum discuss his new book on the Warriors, the 1972 Lakers, Jerry West, Wilt Chamberlain, Elgin Baylor and more.
More info...
67 min
October 17, 2017
Joe Mande
After sharing his thoughts on the latest news involving LaMarcus Aldridge, Zach talks to comedian and NBA superfan Joe Mande about his beloved Wolves, the best and worst new Nike jerseys, writing for "The Good Place," the art of stand-up and more.
More info...
82 min
October 10, 2017
Ryen Russillo, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Ryen Russillo about the Joel Embiid extension (1:02), teams chasing the Warriors (16:43), the Lakers' future (40:38) and more.
More info...
48 min
October 3, 2017
Jeff Van Gundy, ESPN/ABC
Zach talks to Jeff Van Gundy about roster upgrades in Cleveland and Oklahoma City, chasing the Warriors, the bottom of the Western Conference playoff race and more.
More info...
69 min
September 26, 2017
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN.com
Zach talks to ESPN.com's Kevin Arnovitz about Carmelo Anthony, not sticking to sports and the most confusing teams heading into the NBA season.
More info...
69 min
September 21, 2017
Ian Eagle
Zach talks to play-by-play legend Ian Eagle about his career, the Nets, Bill Raftery, Mike & the Mad Dog and much more.
More info...
71 min
September 13, 2017
Jackie MacMullan, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Jackie MacMullan about her career, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, Kyrie Irving, Danny Ainge, Lawrence Taylor throwing hair-dryers at her and much more.
More info...
72 min
September 11, 2017
Sam Walker, Wall Street Journal
Zach talks to The Wall Street Journal's Sam Walker about his book on sports dynasties, "The Captain Class," analytics, the Warriors and Cavaliers, Michael Jordan, and more.
More info...
68 min
September 5, 2017
Howard Beck, Bleacher Report
Zach talks to Howard Beck of Bleacher Report about the Kyrie Irving trade, the Lakers' tampering, Paul George and more.
More info...
64 min
August 18, 2017
Finding Darko
The world is quick to label Darko Milicic an epic NBA bust, but here are 10 reasons he is an utter success. By Sam Borden.
More info...
56 min
July 24, 2017
Brian Windhorst, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Brian Windhorst about the Kyrie Irving situation and which teams could make a play for the Cavs' guard.
More info...
58 min
July 21, 2017
Ryen Russillo, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Ryen Russillo about Cleveland's offseason, LeBron's future, Boston, the Pelicans, and much more.
More info...
64 min
July 19, 2017
Ian Begley & Howard Beck
Zach talks to ESPN's Ian Begley and Bleacher Report's Howard Beck about some Carmelo Anthony trade scenarios, the state of the Knicks, and much more.
More info...
69 min
July 13, 2017
Luke Walton, Lakers coach
Zach talks to Lakers coach Luke Walton about Lonzo-mania, coaching amid free-agency rumors, being a rookie on the Kobe- Shaq Lakers, and more.
More info...
34 min
July 10, 2017
Jerry Stackhouse
Zach talks to Jerry Stackhouse about coaching in the G League, his ambitions, fights, trying to reach Deron Williams and much more.
More info...
68 min
July 7, 2017
Tom Haberstroh, ESPN
Zach and ESPN's Tom Haberstroh break down the winners, losers, and big questions of NBA free agency.
More info...
54 min
July 3, 2017
Bobby Marks, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN front office insider Bobby Marks about Paul Millsap going to Denver, the Raptors running it back, what's next in free agency, and more.
More info...
55 min
June 30, 2017
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN
Zach and ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz pick their five most intriguing free agency teams.
More info...
64 min
June 29, 2017
Ramona Shelburne, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Ramona Shelburne about the Chris Paul trade, Phil Jackson, free agency, and more.
More info...
65 min
June 23, 2017
Brian Windhorst, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN NBA Insider Brian Windhorst about the NBA draft, the deals that were made and the deals that might still come as free agency approaches.
More info...
64 min
June 19, 2017
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about Paul George, the Boston-Philly trade, the coming offseason, and more.
More info...
70 min
June 14, 2017
Steve Kerr, Warriors Coach
Zach talks to Warriors coach Steve Kerr about the team's title run, the post-title party, LeBron's greatness, a White House visit, and more.
More info...
52 min
June 8, 2017
Howard Beck, Bleacher Report
Zach talks to Howard Beck of Bleacher Report about Golden State on the verge, the lack of parity in the NBA, super teams and more.
More info...
65 min
June 6, 2017
Brian Windhorst & Ramona Shelburne, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Ramona Shelburne and Brian Windhorst about the Finals, the future of Golden State and Cleveland, Paul George and more.
More info...
60 min
May 31, 2017
Jeff Van Gundy, ESPN/ABC
Zach and ESPN/ABC NBA analyst Jeff Van Gundy do a comprehensive breakdown of every angle of the NBA Finals.
More info...
64 min
May 24, 2017
Brian Windhorst, ESPN
Zach Lowe talks to Brian Windhorst about LeBron's weird game, Cavs-Celtics and the looming Finals trilogy.
More info...
58 min
May 23, 2017
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about team cultures, the future of LaMarcus Aldridge, what makes the Warriors tick and more.
More info...
38 min
May 17, 2017
Mike Conley, Memphis Grizzlies
Zach talks to Memphis star Mike Conley about David Fizdale's all-time rant, his rocky NBA start, his friendship with Marc Gasol, and more.
More info...
34 min
May 16, 2017
Doris Burke, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Doris Burke about Pop's rant, Spurs-Warriors, her playing career, the Eastern Conference finals, and more.
More info...
43 min
May 12, 2017
Sam Amick, USA Today
Zach talks to Sam Amick of USA Today about going behind the scenes with the Rockets and Mike D'Antoni, what happened to James Harden, the Spurs, and more.
More info...
37 min
May 10, 2017
Jeff Van Gundy
Zach talks to Jeff Van Gundy about the Cavs-Warriors collision course, Wizards-Celtics, Rockets-Spurs, and more.
More info...
69 min
May 2, 2017
Brian Windhorst, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Brian Windhorst about Cavs-Raptors, Houston's Game 1 win, and Celtics-Wizards.
More info...
61 min
April 28, 2017
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN.com's Kevin Arnovitz about the potential end of Lob City, the Grizzlies' future, and more.
More info...
56 min
April 27, 2017
David Locke, Utah Jazz
Zach talks to David Locke, the radio voice of the Jazz, about Jazz-Clippers, Gordon Hayward's future, and much more.
More info...
49 min
April 26, 2017
Howard Beck, Bleacher Report
Zach talks to Howard Beck of Bleacher Report about Michael Jordan's giant shadow, the playoffs, Russell Westbrook, James Harden, and more.
More info...
61 min
April 20, 2017
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN
Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about the four Western Conference first-round playoff series, Russell Westbrook, Hawks-Wizards and more.
More info...
68 min
April 19, 2017
Eric Koreen, The Athletic
Zach talks to Eric Koreen of The Athletic about the Raptors-Bucks series.
More info...
36 min
April 19, 2017
Tom Haberstroh, ESPN.com
Zach talks to ESPN.com's Tom Haberstroh about Celtics-Bulls, Cavs-Pacers, and more.
More info...
46 min
April 14, 2017
David Thorpe, ESPN
Zach and ESPN's David Thorpe go rapid-fire through the eight first-round playoff series.
More info...
69 min
April 13, 2017
Jeff Van Gundy
Zach talks to Jeff Van Gundy about resting, the MVP race, other awards, and playoff picks.
More info...
65 min
Feedback on the new Podbay?
    1x
    15
    15
    00:00:00
      00:00:00