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Sports journalists Bryan Fonseca & Dexter Henry talk about the latest in the world of sports, music & pop culture in a podcast where it ain't hard to tell who keeps it real! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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Sports journalists Bryan Fonseca & Dexter Henry talk about the latest in the world of sports, music & pop culture in a podcast where it ain't hard to tell who keeps it real! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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Great listen

By Basekick - Feb 18 2020
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Super entertaining and smart guys with fun guests. Love it!

Great shows.

By Will C 90 - Apr 10 2019
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Love the show. Love the chemistry that Bryan and Dexter have together. Gotham Podcast Studio is in good hands.

iTunes Ratings

21 Ratings
Average Ratings
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Great listen

By Basekick - Feb 18 2020
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Super entertaining and smart guys with fun guests. Love it!

Great shows.

By Will C 90 - Apr 10 2019
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Love the show. Love the chemistry that Bryan and Dexter have together. Gotham Podcast Studio is in good hands.
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Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast

Latest release on Sep 29, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Howard Beck, Bleacher Report | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 44)

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Bryan & Dexter welcome back Bleacher Report's Senior NBA Writer, Howard Beck to the podcast to preview the 2018-2019 NBA season, discuss potential Jimmy Butler trades, and predict the playoff teams for the new season.

0:00 Patreon.com/backpackbroadcasting

0:45 Intro

1:05 Getting the "Senior Writer" title

2:00 The "What Up, Beck?" phrase

3:50 LeBron going to the Lakers/DeMarcus Cousins to Warriors

5:45 Eastern Conference outlook after LeBron's exit

7:17 Teams who need / have changed in the NBA (Portland, New Orleans, Milwaukee, Lakers, Dallas, Memphis, etc)

12:34 The whole Jimmy Butler situation (Miami, Nets, Rockets, Milwaukee, New Orleans, etc)

28:40 Whose number is it!?

35:20 What's the Lakers' ceiling? Can they compete with Golden State? Can Brandon Ingram be second star?

38:30 Has Golden State slowed down? Have Rockets maxed out? 

42:25 Can Utah Jazz be a surprise again?

46:00 NBA Playoff predictions

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Sep 29 2018

1hr 9mins

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Rank #2: Tom Lorenzo, Nets Daily | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 66)

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NetsDaily.com Editor, Tom Lorenzo joins the guys to talk about the one time he got scammed in the subway, the Brooklyn Nets turnaround this season and Kyrie Irving vs Kemba Walker.

1:00 Welcome, Tom ! (finally)

2:49 Point A to point B & Fyre Festival

8:54 Tom got scammed on the subway really badly

18:55 How did Tom get to NetsDaily?

24:10 The evolution of Brooklyn Nets coverage

30:57 The "Joe Jesus" story

33:23 The Nets: playoffs, accelerated rebuild, the stretch four "need" & more

43:20 Could the Nets get big free agents?

52:37 Kyrie Irving vs Kemba Walker (Dexter versus Bryan !!!!!)

1:09:13 Whose number is it?

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Feb 14 2019

1hr 15mins

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Rank #3: Howard Beck, Bleacher Report | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 101)

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Bleacher Report's Senior NBA Reporter and host of The Full 48 Podcast, Howard Beck makes his third appearance on the podcast. At a about a quarter of the way through the NBA regular season he chats with the guys about everything NBA. Including what it takes to be given the title of "Senior NBA Reporter", what people are focusing on too much and too little thus far in the NBA, early season surprises and disappointments and who would win a series between the Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers.

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Dec 09 2019

1hr 13mins

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Rank #4: David Diamante, Boxing Ring Announcer: Ain't Hard To Tell (Ep 10)

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Bryan Fonseca and Dexter Henry visit Diamante's Brooklyn Cigar Lounge in Fort Greene, Brooklyn to chat with owner, boxing ring announcer, former Brooklyn Nets Public Address Announcer, motorcyclist and world traveler David Diamante.

1:16 State of Boxing/Heavyweight Division

9:32 Best of the rest (i.e. Errol Spence, Keith Thurman, Shawn Porter, Loma vs Rigo

16:04 tee.pub/lic/Backpack

17:54 GGG vs Canelo + Diamante boxing stories

23:46 Becoming a ring announcer

28:02 Holy sh*t !!

29:23 Bryan's theory, and David's response

35:42 TSW

36:17 What is Diamante's Brooklyn Cigar Lounge?

41:48 The Brooklyn Nets

47:22 Motorcycles

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Nov 20 2017

53mins

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Rank #5: Don't Ruin Everything | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 55)

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The guys discuss the recent Heavyweight Championship boxing match between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury, the College Football Playoff selection process and condiments they don't care for.

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Dec 08 2018

52mins

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Rank #6: Anthony Puccio, Netsdaily, Sports Journalism: Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 27)

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Nets Daily reporter Anthony Puccio joins Dexter Henry and Bryan Fonseca on the podcast to discuss his journey becoming a sports reporter, Robert Kraft visiting Meek Mill, the state of the Brooklyn Nets and predictions for the first round of the NBA Playoffs.

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0:10 Intro (and why there's no background today)

1:15 What's good, Pooch?

3:00 How Pooch got started with Netsdaily

7:10 Growing up in New York, playing AAU, experiencing prejudice

21:09 The organ at Barclays Center

27:40 Robert Kraft and Meek Mill

31:36 Eric Reid also facing prejudice

35:45 Matt's Utah Jazz segment

41:05 Wrestlemania

42:56 Brooklyn Nets season review and look ahead

58:20 NBA Playoffs

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Apr 13 2018

1hr 19mins

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Rank #7: Talkin' Tanking | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 59)

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Bryan & Dexter return with their first podcast of 2019 and talk about the interesting race for Zion Williamson at the bottom of the National Basketball Association.

0:00 Intro

0:40 B.S. New Year's Resolutions

3:21 12 grapes and 12 wishes on New Year's

6:30 Why tanking in the NBA is overrated and why the Knicks shouldn't just tank

14:10 Other tanking NBA teams and why the Wizards should trade Bradley Beal

24:57 What are the Orlando Magic doing?

27:15 Should the Nets keep D'Angelo Russell or avoid a possible Andrew Wiggins situation?

41:35 Moves that the Knicks could make before the trade deadline, and in 2019 free agency

56:00 Jimmy Butler's comments, and should Philadelphia trade one of their big three

1:09:20 Whose number is it!?

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Jan 07 2019

1hr 13mins

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Rank #8: Bomani Jones & Pablo Torre (ESPN's High Noon), Jarod Hector (BET) | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 97)

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After interviewing the hosts of ESPN's 'High Noon' (Bomani Jones & Pablo Torre) along with BET's Jarod Hector, the guys discuss Jarod's recent article about Race and Representation in Sports Journalism.

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Oct 10 2019

1hr 16mins

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Rank #9: Josina Anderson, ESPN | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 74)

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ESPN NFL Insider Josina Anderson joins the podcast to talk to Bryan & Dexter about her career as a sports broadcast journalist, her 2018 sit down interview with Odell Beckham Jr. & Lil' Wayne, and the 2019 NFL offseason.

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We would love to hear your feedback on the podcast as you help us grow. Take a short anonymous survey at the link below:

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For exclusive Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast content and perks become a patron for as little as $3 a month:

https://www.patreon.com/rss/BackpackBroadcasting

For a new Daily Fantasy Sports experience and great deals via the AHTT Podcast check out our partners 'Thrive Fantasy' today:

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We would love to hear your feedback on the podcast as you help us grow. Take a short anonymous survey at the link below:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SK35QCG

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Apr 10 2019

1hr

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Rank #10: NBA Playoffs Time! | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast & 7 Footers Podcast Crossover (Ep 75)

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Its a 2019 NBA Playoffs preview show as The Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast & 7 Footers Podcast join forces to talk about the end of the 2019 NBA Regular Season, Magic Johnson bouncing on the Lakers, end of the season awards and first round series predictions!

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Apr 12 2019

1hr 13mins

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Rank #11: A Seat At The Table (Ep 103) | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast

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Dexter & Bryan take a look at how major newsrooms across the United States are actually becoming less diverse and inclusive. The guys also discuss SB Nation & Vox Media's California layoffs and the absurdity surrounding this years Army vs Navy game.

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Dec 23 2019

59mins

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Rank #12: Nick Metallinos (ESPN,) Anthony Puccio (Nets Daily), Michael Scotto (The Athletic) | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 49)

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NBA writers Nick Metallinos, Anthony Puccio and Michael Scotto join Bryan and Dexter to discuss Greek food, sports journalism opportunities, the Brooklyn Nets and the start of the NBA season.

0:45 Nick Metallinos returns, the new AHTT Podcast studio

5:09 Greek Food vs Fake Greek Food

11:01 SURPRISE !!

12:12 Welcome Anthony Puccio and Mike Scotto

16:03 Metallinos has an issue with, "Joey Buckets." (Joe Harris)

20:38 Italians in the NBA and Pooch & Scotto's clothing

23:15 Where do we stand on, "Joey Buckets?"

25:21 Scotto on The Athletic and their ambitions

32:50 Scotto's growth in journalism

36:24 Coming up in sports journalism (temper your expectations)

42:13 People being misquoted in social media era (A.K.A. is Spencer Dinwiddie too smart for people?)

51:40 Athletes keeping it real

53:16 Whose number is it?!?

57:42 Fill out the survey! (please)

58:07 NBA season thoughts and observations

1:13:05 Top 3 Leonardo DiCaprio movies

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Nov 05 2018

1hr 16mins

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Rank #13: Skydiving Into Everything | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 78)

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The guys return to talk Dexter's recent indoor skydiving adventures, silly things you have done because of hip-hop, fake ass reporting and Nick Bosa getting love from the President.

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May 03 2019

55mins

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Rank #14: Kristian Winfield, SB Nation | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 76)

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SB Nation NBA Writer Kristian Winfield joins the show to talk NBA Playoffs, his love of cooking, upcoming NBA Free Agency and optimism for the New York Jets.

0:30 Welcome to episode 76!!

2:19 Covering Nets vs Sixers playoff series

6:19 Kristian's path in journalism

8:13 NBA Playoffs thus far -- where the rising teams stand (Nets, Magic, Clippers)

10:09 Western Conference Playoffs, and the NBA's elite point guards (Curry, Kyrie, Kemba, Lillard, Westbrook)

13:04 "Performing"

14:05 OKC losing to Portland, and what does it mean for the Thunder's future

18:40 Regular season surprises

19:45 Brooklyn Nets free agency

22:12 NBA free agency & NBA Draft Lottery

25:22 Back to NBA free agency

37:30 FOOD talk

55:53 Sources and "Sources"

57:38 New York Jets talk

59:55 NBA Off-season wrap up

1:06:59 Whose number is it!? (Shoutout PK Subban)

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Apr 22 2019

1hr 16mins

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Rank #15: Moke Hamilton, The Athletic | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 65)

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'The Athletic' NBA Writer, Moke Hamilton joins the guys to talk about the recent happenings of a busy NBA trade deadline.

0:15 Welcome Back, Moke! (And a crazy revelation)

3:32 Marriage

6:05 NBA Trade Deadline: Kristaps Porzingis and the Knicks drama

26:20 Anthony Davis' situation, and where will he end up?

32:49 Would the *Celtics* trade ... Kyrie Irving !?!?

35:32 Milwaukee, Toronto and Philly making moves on Boston

49:29 The Lakers and Anthony Davis' embarrassing failure

52:36 Could Golden State keep Kevin Durant and trade Draymond Green?

54:27 Is Golden State's biggest competition OKC or someone in the east?

58:07 Buyout market and more forthcoming playoff and off-season thoughts

1:06:15 Rapid fire questions, one-word answers

1:12:04 Whose number is it?

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Feb 11 2019

1hr 14mins

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Rank #16: Stop Praising Mediocrity | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 62)

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Bryan and Dexter return to talk about people loving mediocrity a bit too much with the upcoming jersey retirement of Nick Collison, Boomer Esiason talking about Julian Edelman as a Hall of Famer, pass interference being reviewable in the NFL and Florida State using MLK to recruit player.

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Jan 24 2019

1hr 12mins

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Rank #17: 2019 AHTT Hip-Hop Awards (Ep 104) | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast

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The guys close out the year taking a look back at the best in hip-hop music in 2019 and the past decade.

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Dec 31 2019

1hr 9mins

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Rank #18: Marly Rivera, ESPN | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 71)

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With the 2019 Major League Baseball ESPN National Baseball Writer about to start, ESPN National Baseball Writer Marly Rivera joins the podcast to chat with the guys about her career as a sports journalist, impact as a Latina writer in sports, the MLB off-season and much more!


0:00 Let's gooo!

0:20 Hi Marly!

1:42 Marly's upbringing through sports media

3:46 How your sports fandom changes when you're a media member

7:41 Challenges for women covering baseball

15:41 Marly's advice to Bryan (and other young media members)

22:23 MLB off-season: Machado, Harper and what do these big money contracts mean?

27:51 Who made the biggest improvements? Didn't do enough?

30:20 The Mets' off-season; can they compete?

32:52 Sleeper team

33:45 Rule changes

36:06 The future of women in media

40:09 Marly Rivera recap

42:57 Whose number is it!?

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Mar 25 2019

48mins

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Rank #19: Skyzoo, Hip Hop Artist: Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 20)

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Brooklyn rapper Skyzoo joins the Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast to discuss his new album 'In Celebration Of Us', being an independent artist, the current state of hip-hop music and his beloved New York Knicks.

1:30 Growing up in Brooklyn, Skyzoo's career

3:50 Being with Duck Down records, being Independent

8:44 Staying true to actual rap

11:17 The Ode to Reasonable Doubt

14:03 Rappers being scared of Black Thought (and Skyzoo)

18:15 In Celebration Of Us

37:55 The difference between streaming and buying digital albums

40:00 All things New York Knicks (Melo, Ntilikina, Mudiay, Phil Jackson, tanking, the upcoming Draft, 'Baby Starks' etc)

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Feb 15 2018

1hr 19mins

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Rank #20: Jarod Hector, Black Sports Online | Ain't Hard To Tell Podcast (Ep 53)

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Bryan & Dexter are joined by sports & entertainment reporter for Black Sports Online, Jarod Hector. He talks about the rumors and accusations surrounding Washington Wizards Center Dwight Howard, Brad Stevens getting a pass in Boston, & surprise NBA teams.

0:40 Dwight Howard drama

15:42 How religion plays a role in sexuality spectrum (and more)

31:55 Patreon.com/BackpackBroadcasting

32:45 The NBA !

34:19 Is Brad Stevens overrated, treated differently?

41:25 The Washington Wizards soap opera

44:06 NBA Free Agency in 2019, and moves we'd like to see

46:43 Golden State Warriors outlook

52:03 Surprise NBA teams

59:17 The Los Angeles Lakers, and who will they (LeBron) trade?

1:04:20 Ridiculous NBA arguments

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Nov 30 2018

1hr 19mins

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