Nate, Daniel, and Ivan reflect on the crime committed by James Harden against Wesley Matthews, and how much we appreciate the gamesmanship of disrespectfulness in basketball. We also discuss the threat, or lack thereof, of the Houston Rockets, and why the Warriors’ lackluster defense won’t be a problem down the stretch. All that and more!
00:45 - James Harden embarrasses Wesley Matthews
04:20 - The value of disrespectfulness in sports
08:30 - Daniel fixes his mic!
13:05 - Most arrogant Warriors opponents
19:32 - Other top disrespectful moments in NBA history
23:00 - Switching gears: are the Houston Rockets a problem?
25:15 - Daniel drops the hammer on Chris Paul and leaves us speechless
28:03 - Warriors not taking this regular season seriously
30:30 - Ivan wonders if the Warriors have another gear. Daniel and Nate are nonplussed
37:50 - Ivan continues to clutch his pearls, now about the Warriors’ defense
42:02 - Which Warriors player is underperforming? Nate throws his guy McCaw under the bus
51:23 - If Steve Kerr doesn’t win a championship, is he on the hot seat? Nate: “Shut your mouth”
53:29 - Jordan Bell impactful down the stretch?