Boston's Positionless Offense This is an efficient offense that caters to the talent and size that they have on the wings, with plenty of screens and isolation opportunities. Boston's guards rotate around the perimeter, exploit positional mismatches after defensive switches and penetrate in the lane. Jayson Tatum is at the forefront of Boston's movement-oriented offense, which produced the...
Rob (@Philly_Madness), JR (@JohnRussell215), Jason (@JBlevinsNBA), Joey (@JoeyD_6) and Deibs (@mrcrockpot) discuss everything and anything Carson Wentz! How would you grade his performance in 2019? How much of he was to blame for the issues on offense? How has the 2020 offseason set him up for success? Audio and video available below! Discussion topics...
As we gear up for the return of the NBA, Sixers contributors from The Painted Lines gathered some of their top bold predictions for the Sixers playoff run. Enjoy! Brett Brown Austin (@KrellTPL): Brett Brown coaches a masterpiece I know, I know. WhEn HaS bReTt BrOwN...
Deibs (@mrcrockpot on Twitter) welcomes hockey expert Tyson (@QuibellTyson) to the show! Today we talk about elite hockey prospect and stud defenseman Jamie Drysdale! Audio and video available below! ARCHIVES… Alexis Lafrenière Scouting Report: The True #1 Pick?Quinton Byfield Scouting Report: How Good Is He?Tim Stützle Scouting Report I ELITE NHL...
Lonzo Ball is blossoming into a real hooper, thanks to an opportunity to thrive in an organization committed to his development, and he deserves significantly more recognition. Although Zo's career is in its infancy, he looks poised to lead a team on both ends of the floor. The defense he plays could warm any coach's heart, and...
We are a few days short of two months from the NBA's return from Coronavirus suspension. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, there is a plan in place for the National Basketball Association to continue where it left off in March. NBA fans, and, really, most Americans, are excited for the resumption of sports. However, there are multiple facets...
The Sixers paid a hefty price to acquire Tobias Harris at the trade deadline last season. Wilson Chandler, Mike Muscala, Landry Shamet, two first round picks, and two second round picks, to be exact. It was a major asset dump for a non-All-Star on a contract that was set to expire come season's end. But when you're...
Being one of the many who did not attend a large university, specifically a school that does not have a large football program, NCAA football has somewhat fallen off for me. But then I found a 35 year old, first-time father playing a video game. And it has completely reinvigorated my love for college football. Like others, who didn’t...
Rudy Gobert was the recipient of both the 2017 and 2018 NBA Defensive Player of the Year awards by overwhelming majorities. In 2017, when Gobert was 64 blocks shy of the league-leading Anthony Davis and amassed fewer defensive win shares than his teammate Donovan Mitchell, he received 131 more voting points than the runner-up.  The next season, Gobert...
Where they are Right now, they are sitting at their respective homes. No, not because it’s the second round of the playoffs and the Thunder were eliminated from playoff contention back in mid-March as they limped to the finish line for a 31-51 season that we all predicted they would have. But because of the Coronavirus. The Thunder...
Deibs (@mrcrockpot on Twitter) welcomes three legends of the sports broadcasting world. Marc Zumoff (@marczumoff), Tom McGinnis (@McGinnisThomas) and Matt Murphy (@Matt_Murphy04) join the latest edition of Party on Broad to discuss the art of the play-by-play and reminiscence on key moments in Philadelphia 76ers history. Audio and video found below! Discussion topics include...
Friday afternoon, Sixers head coach Brett Brown held a Zoom meeting for Philadelphia 76ers beat reporters. This was our first opportunity to speak with the Philadelphia 76ers’ head coach since the NBA season was suspended on March 11th. Most press availabilities with the coach take place after practices or before and after games. Those meetings typically range...