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30 – Nets Free Agency Primer, Trade Rumors & NBA Draft Reaction

Nick & Mike dive into what they expect of the Brooklyn Nets in free agency. Addressing players such as Julius Randle, Joe Harris, Clint Capela, JJ Redick, Mario Hezonja, Noah Vonleh and more! They talk potential trades and recap the draft, welcoming the newest Brooklyn Nets Dzanan Musa and Rodions Kurucs! Brownstone Ballers – A Brooklyn Nets Podcast.

29 – Playoff Reaction, NBA Draft Prep, Trade Rumors & Free Agency Preview

Mike and Nick return from the hiatus to recap the playoffs and speculate into some off-season rumors that have already been swirling around Brooklyn. They check in on who the Nets have their eye on with three draft picks next week, and what trades/signings might come in the next few weeks.

24 – Backcourt Chemistry, Megazord Bench Squad & Youngsters Blossoming

Mike and Nick return after an extended break to discuss the Nets’ continued struggles with close late games, the future of the backcourt, and talk about the chances of the Nets closing out of the season strong with some wins.

18 – RESPECT, Jelly Beans & Close Game Situations

Mike & Nick get giddy for the impending return of D’Angelo Russell, discuss Spencer Dinwiddie’s struggles with lack of respect from the officiating, and speculate on if the Nets could benefit from some late game lineup changes.

17 – Bomb Cyclones, Nets Basketball & Candy Stashes

Mike & Nick withstand the “Bomb Cyclone” that is Winter Storm Grayson to catch up on the last few weeks of Nets hoops, including Caris Levert’s hot streak, Allen Crabbe’s all-around production, and hypothesizing if we are close to seeing D’Angelo Russell back on the court. And of course, we talk about Elfrid Payton’s egregious hair and our in-studio snacks.

16 – Preaching Patience & Finding Positives In A Losing Streak

Mike & Nick talk about the rough losing streak the Nets are in, give an overview of an article from The Ringer, and endlessly hope D’Angelo Russell comes back ASAP.

15 – Trust The Progress, LeVert’s Breakout & Instagram Models

Mike and Nick talk about the quick Mexico City road trip, several young players are showing impressive progress, Spencer Dinwiddie’s unlucky streak with foul trouble coinciding with Caris Levert’s breakout, and look ahead to the weekend schedule and when we might see Jahlil Okafor debut.

13 – Hot Dogs, Star Wars, Farewell Tours & MEXICO!

Mike & Nick talk about Dinwiddie’s continued stellar play as the starting point guard and Jarrett Allen’s rapid development. They also discuss players eating hot dogs during games, Star Wars Night at Barclays, and whether or not retirement farewell tours should exist.

12 – Winnable Games, Players Stepping Up & The Return Of The Cyclone

Mike and Nick talk about D’Angelo Russell’s injury and unexpected surgery and when to expect him back on the court, and review which key reserves have stepped up in his absence. They also discuss some hot streaks from the Nets wing core of Levert, Crabbe and Carroll, how efficiently consistent Spencer Dinwiddie has been, and the high altitude of Mexico City.

11 – Home Sweet Homestretch, Injury Adversity, and Thanksgiving Dishes

Mike and Nick break down the last 3 games, and the end of the Nets long road trip. We talk about the effects of D’Angelo Russell’s injury, and who needs to step up in his absence. We dig into some NBA injury rate statistics, and reflect on how that connects with the ideology of resting players. Finally, Nick & Mike dive into the upcoming Nets schedule and talk turkey with some Thanksgiving meal hot takes.