THANK GOD FOR BASKETBALL (27 Sep 2019) : The NBA has finally gone from potential to play as the 2019-2020 campaign kicks off. After a summer full of player movement, B&Y are handicapping the new squads and their regular season prospects. The Lakers, Sixers, Bucks, Heat, Mavericks, and Clippers all enter the discussion and a … Continue reading B&Y Present: The ChaseDown Returns, 2019 ed.
NOBODY KNOWS ANYTHING (28 June 2019) - The three-man weave of Jon, Alex and Jimmy are armed with the song of the summer and all the cap knowledge that the Internet can provide because.....IT'S FREE AGENCY SEASON. Wild, rampant, irresponsble speculation on the destinations for players like Kawhi, KD, Kyrie and Kemba. We're talking long-term … Continue reading THE CHASEDOWN: NBA 2019 FREE AGENT FRENZY
WELCOME TO ZION (21 June 2019) - The three-man weave returns in all its glory to break down the 2019 NBA Draft from A to Zion. Obviously, talking winners (Hawks, Pelicans) and losers (T-Wolves, Hornets) but also draft surprises, Woj's stamina, and the legacy of NBA rappers. We'll finish with some reaction to the Mike … Continue reading THE CHASEDOWN: DRAFT DAY
By Jon Whited David Griffin, the Pelicans’ GM, didn’t waste any time making a splash in New Orleans after arriving just two short months ago. Griffin pulled off a blockbuster trade sending the disgruntled superstar PF Anthony Davis to the Lakers. In exchange for Davis, the Pelicans received PG Lonzo Ball, SF Brandon Ingram, PG … Continue reading AD Flocks to L.A.: Bright Future Ahead in New Orleans as the Zion Era Starts Now
By Jon Whited Just when you thought there would be a quiet week between the end of the NBA Finals and the 2019 NBA Draft - some time to reflect on the season that was and appreciate the Raptors as champions - the Pelicans and the Lakers pull off what might be the biggest trade … Continue reading AD to the Lakers: LeBron Gets His Superteam in L.A.
CROWNING ONE CHAMP...AND BUILDING THE NEXT ONE? (16 June 2019) - Jon and Spruiell reconvene sans Jimmy to breakdown Game 6 of the NBA Finals, our first Canadian champion, and the future for the Warriors. That's about it. Oh. And ANTHONY DAVIS GETTING TRADED TO THE FREAKIN LAKERS!
By Jon Whited Masai Ujiri, Kawhi Leonard, Nick Nurse, Fred Van Vleet’s baby, Drake, and the rest of the Raptors organization DID IT. It was a team effort and they needed everyone to pull off this miracle. This incredible 2019 Raptors season and playoff run will always be remembered for Kawhi Leonard, and rightfully so; … Continue reading The North Rises to the NBA Mountain Top: The Biggest Gamble on the League’s Biggest Enigma Pays Off