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Brian Windhorst & The Hoop Collective podcast

Brian Windhorst & The Hoop Collective

By ESPN, NBA, Brian Windhorst  

Brian Windhorst and a team of ESPN's Insiders sort out life in and around the NBA world.

Brian Windhorst and a team of ESPN's Insiders sort out life in and around the NBA world.

 

#200

Favorable Playoff Matchups for the Jazz, Lakers & The Play-In Tourney, NBA Tank-O-Thon

Brian Windhorst, Royce Young and Kirk Goldsberry discuss the potential of the Utah Jazz getting the #1 seed and a very favorable draw in the playoffs, will the Lakers be able to avoid the play-in tournament, and the tank-o-thon Is on at the bottom of the NBA. Plus, what is going on with the Boston Celtics and more. ... Read more

11 May 2021

56 MINS

56:02

11 May 2021


#199

The Future Is Bright

Brian Windhorst, Tim Bontemps and Tim MacMahon each pick one team from the lottery that they think has the best future. ... Read more

07 May 2021

56 MINS

56:20

07 May 2021


#198

The 2020 NBA (Re)Draft

Brian Windhorst, Mike Schmitz and Kevin Pelton re-draft the 2020 NBA class. ... Read more

04 May 2021

1 HR 01 MINS

1:01:05

04 May 2021


#197

With All (NBA) Due Respect

Brian Windhorst, Tim Bontemps and Tim MacMahon break down who should be on the three All-NBA teams. ... Read more

30 Apr 2021

53 MINS

53:28

30 Apr 2021


#196

Surging Clips, Wizards Righting The Ship, New-Look Knicks

Brian Windhorst, Ohm Youngmisuk and Ramona Shelburne discuss the surging LA Clippers, how the Washington Wizards have turned their season around, the difference in how the playoff-bound Knicks’ front office is being run now and much more. ... Read more

27 Apr 2021

51 MINS

51:26

27 Apr 2021


#195

Play-In Games Are Here To Stay

Brian Windhorst, Tim Bontemps and Tim MacMahon discuss the play-in game scenarios from both conferences and why the play-in tournament is here to stay. ... Read more

23 Apr 2021

47 MINS

47:05

23 Apr 2021


#194

NY State Of Mind

Brian Windhorst, Malika Andrews and Kevin Pelton give you the latest NBA happenings from New York City, including – Julius Randle putting up an All-NBA season for the Knicks, Zion Williamson’s effusive praise of Madison Square Garden and if the Brooklyn Nets will get it together in time for the playoffs. ... Read more

20 Apr 2021

50 MINS

50:29

20 Apr 2021


#193

MVP Straw Poll, Aldridge Retires

Brian Windhorst, Tim Bontemps and Tim MacMahon discuss Bontemps’ NBA Media MVP straw poll and things get a little spicy. Plus, the guys talk about LaMarcus Aldridge’s retirement, Luka’s crazy shot and much more. ... Read more

16 Apr 2021

54 MINS

54:54

16 Apr 2021


#192

Race To #1, Limping Lakers, Zion's PG Evolution

Brian Windhorst, Marc Spears and Kirk Goldsberry discuss the race to the #1 seed in the Eastern Conference – if the 76ers need home court advantage that badly, will the Lakers be able to keep up in the West without LeBron & AD and Zion’s evolution into the Pelicans’ PG of the future. ... Read more

13 Apr 2021

55 MINS

55:53

13 Apr 2021


#191

The Wild West

Brian Windhorst, Tim Bontemps and Tim MacMahon break down the top contenders in the Western Conference. Plus, is Nikola Jokic the MVP, should Monty Williams win Coach of The Year, Michael Porter Jr’s future with Denver and how to get a read on the LA teams. ... Read more

08 Apr 2021

1 HR 05 MINS

1:05:00

08 Apr 2021


#190

Holiday's Extension, 25 Under 25 Rankings

Brian Windhorst, Kevin Pelton and Bobby Marks discuss the Jrue Holiday extension and what that means for the point guard market in free agency. Plus, the annual 25 Under 25 rankings – Pelton and Marks talk about their lists and what went into their decision making process for some young stars. ... Read more

05 Apr 2021

54 MINS

54:37

05 Apr 2021


#189

Redick's Comments, Buyout Market Bummers, The Rockets in 2030 & OKC's Failed Tank

Brian Windhorst, Tim MacMahon and Tim Bontemps react to JJ Redick’s comments about the New Orleans Pelicans front office, if the buyout market players are all hype, judging the Rockets trades in 2030, OKC’s failed tank and much more. ... Read more

02 Apr 2021

1 HR 08 MINS

1:08:36

02 Apr 2021


#188

Nets & Lakers Buyouts, Zach LaVine's Future, LeBron Recruiting Steph, Rich Paul on AI

Brian Windhorst, Marc Spears and Nick Friedell talk about how the buyout market shaped out for the Nets & Lakers, what will happen with Zach LaVine and the Chicago Bulls, is LeBron recruiting Steph Curry and Rich Paul’s take on what he could’ve done with Allen Iverson’s business brand. ... Read more

30 Mar 2021

1 HR 09 MINS

1:09:32

30 Mar 2021


#187

Vucevic to Chicago, Gordon to Denver, and Lowry still in Toronto

Brian Windhorst, Tim MacMahon, and Tim Bontemps discuss Toronto not trading Kyle Lowry before the deadline, how much better the Bulls are with Nikola Vucevic, what Aaron Gordon brings to the Nuggets, and how the buyout market may shake out. ... Read more

26 Mar 2021

50 MINS

50:25

26 Mar 2021


#186

NBA Trade Deadline, Buyout Market, LeBron's Injury

Brian Windhorst, Kevin Arnovitz and attorney Alex Spiro discuss some of the biggest things to watch for as the NBA heads to the trade deadline. Plus, who will be some of the major players to watch for in the buyout market and what will the Lakers do with both LeBron & Anthony Davis injured. ... Read more

23 Mar 2021

57 MINS

57:02

23 Mar 2021


#185

Tight MVP Race, Recent NBA Trades

Brian Windhorst, Tim Bontemps and Tim MacMahon discuss a very tight MVP race between Harden, LeBron, Giannis, Embiid, Lillard & Jokic. Plus, the latest on the recent NBA trades – will PJ Tucker make a difference for Milwaukee and much more. ... Read more

19 Mar 2021

55 MINS

55:19

19 Mar 2021


#184

Kawhi's Comments, GSW's Future & KAT On Anthony Edwards

Brian Windhorst, Ramona Shelburne and Monica McNutt discuss what’s going on with the LA Clippers, Kawhi’s comments having weight behind them, the outlook for the Golden State Warriors heading to the trade deadline & beyond, and Karl Towns’ comments on Anthony Edwards. ... Read more

16 Mar 2021

57 MINS

57:13

16 Mar 2021


#183

LaMarcus Aldridge & the Spurs, LaMelo Ball, KD & AD's Injuries

Brian Windhorst, Tim Bontemps, and Tim MacMahon discuss what the Spurs can get for LaMarcus Aldridge, LaMelo Ball’s historic season, if KD and AD’s injuries are bigger than their teams are letting on, and if the New York Knicks should be buyers going to the trade deadline. ... Read more

12 Mar 2021

56 MINS

56:33

12 Mar 2021


#182

All-Star Game '21, Blake Griffin's Fit & Pelicans 2nd Half

Brian Windhorst, Marc Spears, and Andrew Lopez discuss the 2021 All-Star Game, how the NBA is going to handle the COVID-19 vaccination process for the league, Blake Griffin’s fit with the Brooklyn Nets, and the second-half outlook for the New Orleans Pelicans. ... Read more

09 Mar 2021

1 HR 00 MINS

1:00:32

09 Mar 2021


#181

Embiid Dominating, Lottery Machinations, and Kyle Lowry Trades

Brian Windhorst, Tim MacMahon, and Tim Bontemps discuss Philadelphia's overtime win over Utah, Joel Embiid vying for Defensive Player of the Year (and MVP), the most interesting draft lottery since 2003, and potential Kyle Lowry trades. ... Read more

05 Mar 2021

55 MINS

55:34

05 Mar 2021