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NBA Hang Time

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Rank #33 in Basketball category

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Veteran NBA writer Sekou Smith analyzes the latest NBA news and storylines with guests from around the NBA world.

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Veteran NBA writer Sekou Smith analyzes the latest NBA news and storylines with guests from around the NBA world.

iTunes Ratings

214 Ratings
Average Ratings
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Shuman owns the stats game.

By Beaver Brewing Company - May 29 2019
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Love how Shuman breaks down games via stats. Sekou is great as well.

LOVE U GUYS

By NBAaddict - Dec 06 2018
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One of the best NBA podcasts! Wish your podcasts were longer and more often!! Thanks Sekou!

iTunes Ratings

214 Ratings
Average Ratings
137
30
19
9
19

Shuman owns the stats game.

By Beaver Brewing Company - May 29 2019
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Love how Shuman breaks down games via stats. Sekou is great as well.

LOVE U GUYS

By NBAaddict - Dec 06 2018
Read more
One of the best NBA podcasts! Wish your podcasts were longer and more often!! Thanks Sekou!
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NBA Hang Time

Latest release on Jul 10, 2020

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Veteran NBA writer Sekou Smith analyzes the latest NBA news and storylines with guests from around the NBA world.

Rank #1: D'Angelo Russell, Clippers' Surprise Season + 2019 Rookie Class

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Sekou Smith, John Schuhmann and NBA.com writer Shaun Powell discuss the wild win by D'Angelo Russell and the Nets on Tuesday night. Then they focus on the LA Clippers, who continue to surprise in the West. Plus, they analyze the deep 2019 Rookie Class, play some NCAA-related trivia, and much more.

Mar 20 2019

49mins

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Rank #2: NBA Playoffs First-Round Preview

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Sekou Smith and John Schuhmann break down every first-round series of the 2019 NBA Playoffs. They discuss the players to watch, key injuries, matchup scenarios, most-likely upsets and more.

Apr 11 2019

41mins

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Rank #3: Recapping Day 1 of NBA Free Agency

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Sekou Smith and John Schuhmann break down all of the reports from a wild first day of the 2019 NBA free agency season. They discuss which teams had the most productive 24 hours, the best players still available, and more.

Jul 01 2019

1hr 10mins

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Rank #4: Wade Beats Warriors + Celtics Continue To Struggle

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Sekou Smith and John Schuhmann break down the action from a wild Wednesday around the NBA. Then Vince Goodwill of Yahoo Sports joins to talk about the difficulties Kyrie Irving, Brad Stevens and the Celtics have faced this season. Plus, they play some trivia, discuss the Sixers' chemistry experiment, and more.

Feb 28 2019

48mins

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Rank #5: Lillard's Dagger, Clippers' Win + Raptors-Sixers Preview

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Sekou Smith and John Schuhmann break down Damian Lillard's series-winning shot and the Clippers' impressive Game 5 win over the Warriors. Then Michael Grange of Sportsnet in Toronto joins to preview the Raptors-Sixers East semifinals series, which begins on Saturday. They discuss how Toronto will defend Joel Embiid, the importance of Kawhi Leonard, the Warriors' vulnerability, and more.

Apr 25 2019

43mins

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Rank #6: Klay Thompson, Danny Green + More From Charlotte

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Sekou Smith and John Schuhmann look ahead to the second-half of the season with Warriors All-Star Klay Thompson, Raptors guard Danny Green, and Spurs rookie Lonnie Walker.

Feb 18 2019

18mins

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Rank #7: Jamal Crawford + Michael C. Wright

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Sekou Smith catches up with one of the greatest to ever do it, Jamal Crawford and speaks with NBA.com's newest writer and NBA veteran reporter Michael C. Wright in the latest edition of the Hang Time podcast.

Oct 31 2019

57mins

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Rank #8: NBA Season Is Back!

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Sekou Smith is joined by senior NBA.com writers Shaun Powell and John Schuhmann to break down the first game in L.A., debate playoff contenders in the West and East, and more. It's going to be a wild season, so buckle up!

Oct 23 2019

43mins

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Rank #9: Sarah K. Spencer + John Schuhmann

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Sarah K. Spencer, Atlanta Hawks' beat writer for AJC.com and John Schuhmann, Senior Writer for NBA.com, join our host Sekou Smith for the latest edition of The Hang Time Podcast.

Jan 09 2020

41mins

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Rank #10: Caron Butler

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Caron Butler, former NBA player, champion, and 2x All-Star, joins Sekou Smith on the latest edition of the Hang Time Podcast.

Apr 10 2020

39mins

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Rank #11: Most Improved Player + Pacers' Playoff Push

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Sekou Smith and John Schuhmann discuss the impact of Jusuf Nurkic's injury before analyzing the candidates for Most Improved Player. Then J. Michael of the Indianapolis Star joins to break down the Pacers' resilient season, the importance of coach Nate McMillan, and the team's plans for this offseason.

Mar 28 2019

43mins

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Rank #12: David Griffin on Trade Deadline + More

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NBA TV analyst and former GM David Griffin joins Sekou Smith and John Schuhmann to break down all the moves from last week's NBA Trade Deadline. They discuss the Sixers' addition of Tobias Harris, the challenge Brad Stevens faces in Boston, the Anthony Davis situation, underrated trades, and much more.

Feb 11 2019

37mins

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Rank #13: Kyle Goon + Tania Ganguli + Steve Aschburner

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Kyle Goon of the Southern California News Group, Tania Ganguli of the LA Times and NBA.com Senior Writer Steve Aschburner join Sekou Smith in the latest edition of the Hang Time Podcast.

Dec 24 2019

51mins

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Rank #14: Paul George + NBA Awards Picks

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Thunder All-Star Paul George joins the show to talk about OKC's playoff push, Russell Westbrook's emotional 20-20-20 performance, and a lot more. Then Sekou Smith and John Schuhmann break down their picks for all of the NBA season awards, from MVP to ROY to COY.

Apr 04 2019

43mins

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Rank #15: Bryce Cotton + David Gale

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Bryce Cotton, 2x NBL MVP and 3x NBL Champion, and David Gale, head coach of Porsche BBA in Germany, join Sekou Smith on this special edition of the Hang Time Podcast.

Apr 01 2020

48mins

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Rank #16: Jacob Hamilton + Shawn Marion

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Jacob Hamilton, the director of the upcoming documentary Jumpshot: The Kenny Sailors Story, and former NBA Champion and All-Star Shawn Marion speak with Sekou Smith on the latest edition of the Hang Time Podcast.

Mar 04 2020

44mins

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Rank #17: Tony Allen

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Tony Allen, The Grindfather, NBA Champion and six-time NBA All-Defense 1st teamer joins Sekou Smith on the latest edition of the Hang Time Podcast.

Nov 27 2019

43mins

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Rank #18: Playoffs Round-Up + Warriors-Clippers Deep Dive

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Sekou Smith and John Schuhmann discuss every first-round series before Game 3s and 4s this weekend. Then Shaun Powell of NBA.com joins to help analyze the Warriors vs. Clippers series before Game 3 on Thursday night. They break down the Clippers' historic Game 2 comeback, Kevin Durant's mindset, and the Warriors' level of vulnerability after DeMarcus Cousins' injury.

Apr 18 2019

35mins

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Rank #19: Steve Aschburner

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NBA.com Sr. Writer Steve Aschburner joins Sekou Smith to discuss Giannis Antetokounmpo, surprise teams, the New York Knicks, and load management in this edition of the Hang Time Podcast.

Nov 14 2019

27mins

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Rank #20: All-Star Preview with Cassidy Hubbarth

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ESPN host and reporter Cassidy Hubbarth joins Sekou Smith and John Schuhmann to help set the stage for All-Star 2019 in Charlotte. They preview all of this weekend's action and discuss which players they want to see win during All-Star Saturday Night.

Feb 14 2019

29mins

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NBA Restart | Toronto Raptors

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Former NBA Coach of the Year and NBA TV analyst Sam Mitchell joins Sekou Smith to discuss the defending champion Raptors' quest for a repeat in Orlando. Will Toronto's depth be the difference maker? Can Lowry and Siakam get it done without Kawhi? We tackle all of these questions & more as part of our 22-team NBA Restart series. 

Subscribe & download NBA Hang Time for all the latest on the league's return!

Jul 10 2020

18mins

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NBA Restart | Philadelphia 76ers

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Sixers Beat Writer Keith Pompey joins Sekou Smith to discuss what Philly has to do to get out of the East, the health of Ben Simmons, the pressure on Brett Brown to produce, how Joel Embiid can take his dominance to the next level in Orlando and more.

We're gearing up for the restart of the NBA season with a series of 22 daily podcasts featuring an expert with deep knowledge of each team entering "the bubble." Subscribe & download NBA Hang Time for all the latest on the league's return!

Jul 09 2020

14mins

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NBA Restart | Houston Rockets

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Houston Rockets Courtside Reporter Cayleigh Griffin joins Sekou Smith to discuss how the league's hiatus has affected the Rockets, the chemistry between James Harden and Russell Westbrook, Eric Gordon's X-factor potential, and if Houston's small-ball experiment will lead to success in Orlando. 

We're gearing up for the restart of the NBA season with a series of 22 daily podcasts featuring an expert on each team entering "the bubble." Subscribe & download NBA Hang Time for all the latest on the league's return!

Jul 08 2020

17mins

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Yaron Weitzman | Tanking to the Top

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Yaron Weitzman, author and NBA writer for Bleacher Report, joins Sekou Smith on the latest episode of the Hang Time podcast to discuss his latest book, Tanking to the Top: The Philadelphia 76ers and the Most Audacious Process in the History of Professional Sports. 

Jun 23 2020

37mins

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Schea Cotton

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Schea Cotton, former hoops phenom and subject of the upcoming documentary MANCHILD: The Schea Cotton Story, joins Sekou Smith on the latest episode of the Hang Time Podcast.  Manchild is a documentary film that chronicles the circuitous life of legendary Los Angeles hoops megastar Schea Cotton. Schea discusses his life under the microscope as a young phenom and his current endeavors. MANCHILD: The Schea Cotton Story will be available June 23 on digital.  Check out the trailer here: https://bit.ly/37IJME4

Jun 17 2020

26mins

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NBA.com Roundtable

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Senior NBA.com writers Shaun Powell, Michael C. Wright, and John Schuhmann join Sekou Smith on the latest edition of the Hang Time podcast. They discuss the tentative plans for the return of the NBA season that came out of Thursday's Board of Governor's meeting, which teams will benefit from the layoff, what happens with voting for NBA awards, and much more.

Jun 04 2020

52mins

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Caron Butler | "Takes time for real change"

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Caron Butler, NBA champion and 2x NBA All-Star, joins Sekou Smith on the latest episode of the Hang Time Podcast. Sekou and Caron discuss his recent #NBATogether Virtual Roundtable, where he was joined by Jaylen Brown, Cynt Marshall, and Dr. Kensa Gunter to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on young people of color.

May 27 2020

24mins

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Damion Lee

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Damion Lee of the Golden State Warriors joins Sekou Smith on the latest episode of the Hang Time podcast to discuss his career, his family members fighting the coronavirus on the frontline, battling adversity, and much more. 

May 14 2020

42mins

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Shareef Abdur-Rahim | President, NBA G League

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Shareef Abdur-Rahim, President of the NBA G League and former NBA All-Star,  joins Sekou Smith on the latest episode of the Hang Time Podcast to discuss the G League, it's viability as an alternative route to the NBA, the opportunities available to those in the G League and so much more.

May 08 2020

23mins

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Isiah Thomas

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Isiah Thomas, 12x All-Star, 2x NBA Champion, and Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame member, joins Sekou Smith on the latest episode to discuss The Last Dance, his coaching philosophies, mentoring, and more. As always, if you like what you here subscribe today.

May 07 2020

36mins

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Dave Cowens | Co-founder NBRPA

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Dave Cowens, former NBA champion and co-founder of the NBRPA, joins Sekou Smith on the latest episode of the Hang Time Podcast. Cowens talks about his career - from high school to the NBA, the current style of play in the NBA, his three keys to having a successful franchise, and much more. 

Apr 29 2020

49mins

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Johnny Davis

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Johnny Davis, NBA champion and current NBRPA Chairman, joins Sekou Smith on the Hang Time Podcast. Davis talks about the hiatus and how it is affecting former players, the work being done by the NBPA, his thoughts on "The Last Dance", his path to becoming an NBA champion and more.

Apr 28 2020

44mins

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Stan Van Gundy

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Sekou Smith is joined by Stan Van Gundy, the current NBA TV analyst and former coach of the Miami Heat, Orlando Magic and Detroit Pistons, on the latest episode of the Hang Time Podcast.

Van Gundy discusses how his family is handling the hiatus, his favorite playoff memories, Dwyane Wade's career, what he misses most about coaching and much more.

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Apr 23 2020

1hr 1min

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Andy Thompson, Executive Producer of "The Last Dance"

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Andy Thompson, Executive Producer of "The Last Dance", joins Sekou Smith to discuss the production of the film. The 10-part docuseries premieres Sunday, April 19 on ESPN at 9 PM ET.

Apr 16 2020

55mins

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Bill Walton - Bike for Humanity

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Bill Walton, legendary player and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame member, joins Sekou Smith on the latest edition of the Hang Time Podcast to discuss the Bill Walton and Friends Inter-Galactic Bike for Humanity event. Visit https://www.bikeforhumanity.com/ for more information.

Apr 13 2020

20mins

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Caron Butler

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Caron Butler, former NBA player, champion, and 2x All-Star, joins Sekou Smith on the latest edition of the Hang Time Podcast.

Apr 10 2020

39mins

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Sheryl Swoopes

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Sheryl Swoopes, member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, 4x WNBA champion, 3x WNBA MVP, and recent addition to the Board of Directors of The National Basketball Retired Players Association joins Sekou Smith on the Hang Time Podcast.

Apr 08 2020

28mins

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Sheryl Swoopes

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Sheryl Swoopes, 4x WNBA champion, 3x WNBA MVP, member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, and recent addition to the Board of Directors of The National Basketball Retired Players Association (NBRPA , joins Sekou Smith on the latest edition of the Hang Time Podcast.

Apr 07 2020

28mins

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Bryce Cotton + David Gale

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Bryce Cotton, 2x NBL MVP and 3x NBL Champion, and David Gale, head coach of Porsche BBA in Germany, join Sekou Smith on this special edition of the Hang Time Podcast.

Apr 01 2020

48mins

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Jacob Hamilton + Shawn Marion

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Jacob Hamilton, the director of the upcoming documentary Jumpshot: The Kenny Sailors Story, and former NBA Champion and All-Star Shawn Marion speak with Sekou Smith on the latest edition of the Hang Time Podcast.

Mar 04 2020

44mins

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iTunes Ratings

214 Ratings
Average Ratings
137
30
19
9
19

Shuman owns the stats game.

By Beaver Brewing Company - May 29 2019
Read more
Love how Shuman breaks down games via stats. Sekou is great as well.

LOVE U GUYS

By NBAaddict - Dec 06 2018
Read more
One of the best NBA podcasts! Wish your podcasts were longer and more often!! Thanks Sekou!