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Nothin' But Buckets

One of the biggest gripes that many have with the national media is that small market teams don't really get their proper due as there are many great stories around the league outside of New York, LA and most recently Oakland!The Nothin But Buckets podcast is a NBA podcast that will not only follow the big headlines of the National Basketball Association but also the lesser-known stories around the league. It will also cover some college basketball and the intriguing stories there as well. So no matter if you live in Memphis, Salt Lake City, or Toronto we will find the story and bring it to you.

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Your 2019 NBA Champions...Toronto Raptors

In this episode, we wrap up the NBA season We give our take in the NBA finals. Kyle Lowry steps up while Steph Curry takes a back seat.  In the Intangibles segment, we highlight Fred Van Fleet and Pascal Siakim and the amazing job they did in the Finals. After the break, we break down what teams should do in the draft and free agency. Lastly, we give our predictions for next year’s NBA champion.  Cover art for Nothin' But Buckets by Art Life Connections. Nothin But Buckets theme "I Killed It" by Knoxvillebeatz Follow Nothin But Buckets on Facebook.  For exclusive content, signup the Nothin But Buckets All Access Pass on The Binge Podcast Network's Patreon page.  Check out other shows from The Binge Podcast Network. Other Music in this episode Boost by Joakim Karud

1hr 28mins

18 Jun 2019

Rank #1

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What Is Going On In Oakland?

In this episode, we question if the dynasty in Oakland is coming to the end.  Is Damian Lillard the next NBA superstar? The team discusses and debates.  Next, we analyze the careers of Dirk Nowitzki and DeWayne Wade as they have both recently retired from the league. This sparked a lively exchange between KB and Mo. Later we discuss some of our favorites head to head playoff matchups in our NBA History segment.  Cover art for Nothin' But Buckets by Art Life Connections. Nothin But Buckets theme "I Killed It" by Knoxvillebeatz Follow Nothin But Buckets on Facebook.  For exclusive content, signup the Nothin But Buckets All Access Pass on The Binge Podcast Network's Patreon page.  Check out other shows from The Binge Podcast Network. Other Music in this episode Moldy Lotion-Light Foot

55mins

1 May 2019

Rank #2

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What Is Fan Privilege?

In this episode, we answer the question What is Fan Privilege? The episode leads with an update on the NBA Rookie Of The Year race. Luka Doncic has remained consistent however Trae Young is surging late in the season. The crew discusses with a surprising change of opinion from one person.  Next, we discuss Russel Westbrooks 20-20-20 game and the significance of it as he honored slain LA rapper Nipsey Hussle. This leads to a bigger discussion about whether superstar athletes should reach back to help people where they came from or not.  In our Intangibles segment we breakdown the Brooklyn Nets turnaround as they are in the playoff hunt. Can they be a staple in the upper echelon of the Eastern Conference? Our team breaks it down and more. They even share if head coach Kenny Atkinson is the right person to get them there.  Next, we revisit the past as we discuss when Chris Childs and Kobe Bryant go into a fight. So it prompted a discussion about the NBA tough guys in the history of the league.  After the break for our main topic, the crew discusses fan privilege and how it is getting out of hand. Next, the crew discusses Brooklyn Nets star Spencer Dinwiddie request to the NBA to not hold playoff games on April 26 in order for himself and fans to watch Marvel’s Avengers: End GameLastly in this week in NBA history, Larry Brown’s 900th win prompts a discussion among the NBB team about who is the GOAT when it comes to coaches.  Patreon Content Zion Williamson Branding power and the potential of the New York Knicks landing Zion, KD, and Kyrie.  Cover art for Nothin' But Buckets by Art Life Connections. Nothin But Buckets theme "I Killed It" by Knoxvillebeatz Follow Nothin But Buckets on Facebook.  For exclusive content, signup the Nothin But Buckets All Access Pass on The Binge Podcast Network's Patreon page.  Check out other shows from The Binge Podcast Network. Other Music in this episode Moldy Lotion-Light Foot Red-Scott Buckley

1hr 29mins

10 Apr 2019

Rank #3

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NBA Refs Doing The Most

In this episode, we discuss if NBA referees are way too involved in the outcome of games and more. The episode leads with shouting out fans that have left reviews for the show. Next, the team transitions to discuss the challenges of the Boston Celtics. Karen cites strength of schedule while Mo says that is no excuse given the talent on the roster. Next, we switch coast to talk about the Lakers and its continued issues. Karen explains that Lebron is still playing well and that his playoff intensity is activated but the team is not following suit. Also, the team discusses Luke Walton’s coaching acumen.  In our Intangibles segment, the NBB crew discusses rookie sensation Luka Doncic and the historic implications of his rookie campaign.  For Heros and Zeros, Mo highlights an L.A. Clipper playing well while KB throws an entire team on the zero train. Jazzy V also highlights a sixth grader who clearly has no problem shooting the rock.  After the break for our main topic, we highlight the recent interjections made by refs that may be over-reaching resulting in having an effect not the outcome of games.  Next, Jazzy V brings to light in the More Than Dribbling segment  Andre Iguodala’s tech investments and NBA players being ready financially after the game of basketball.  For Random NBA Fact, the team discusses how the worst team in the NBA Phoenix Suns scored a season sweep of the NBA’s best Milwaukee Bucks. Today in NBA history, we highlight Bill Russell while exploring the change in the role of big men.  Lastly, we end with our Last Shot segment with Mo making one about the Houston Rockets and KB making hers in the college ranks.  Patreon Content Lebron Passing Michael Jordan for fourth all-time on the NBA scoring lists James Harden Playing extremely well and what that can mean for the Houston Rockets Bold predictions about the NCAA tournament NBA big men and the GOAT conversation Cover art for Nothin' But Buckets by Art Life Connections. Nothin But Buckets theme "I Killed It" by Knoxvillebeatz Follow Nothin But Buckets on Facebook.  For exclusive content, signup the Nothin But Buckets All Access Pass on The Binge Podcast Network's Patreon page.  Check out other shows from The Binge Podcast Network.

1hr 28mins

11 Mar 2019

Rank #4

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The Road To The NBA Playoffs

This week we discuss why the Denver Nuggets have been playing great basketball all season long. What's the secret in the Mile High City? Later we discuss if Zion Williamson should shut it down for the rest of the season. All of this and more on the Nothin But Buckets Podcast.  Lebron James says his playoff intensity has been activated. We discuss if believe him or is it just to motivate his team to make the playoffs. Next, Kyrie’s issue with the media and his conversation with Kevin Durant fueling speculation over them both going to NYC this offseason. Is there a story there? Is Kyrie doing the most? In our Intangibles segment, we discuss the Denver Nuggets. What so good about Nikola Jokic’s game? He leads the team in Points, Rebounds, Assists, and steals. Is it more of a team effort that can explain the Nuggets' success as they currently have 7 players that average double figures. Has team ball truly come back to the NBA? Before the break, we break down our Heros and Zeros of the week.  After the break, we discuss what teams need to do to solidify their place in the playoff standings. We discuss Is Golden St. a shoo-in to lock up the top spot in the west and the parity that is going on in the east. We also start to determine who we think will be MVP. Later we break down UNC's win over Duke along with Zion Williamson's injury. We discuss if this hurts his draft stock and if he should stop playing the rest of the season. We also talk about the history that was made on Feb. 25 1999 when Reggie Miller attempted his 4000th career 3pt attempt making him the first in NBA history to do it. This prompts a discussion of who is the best 3pt shooter ever.  Lastly, in our Final Shot segment, we discuss what we expect to see for the rest of the season leading up to the playoffs from who solidifies their seedings and who takes a nose dive.  Cover art for Nothin' But Buckets by Art Life Connections. Nothin But Buckets theme "I Killed It" by Knoxvillebeatz Follow Nothin But Buckets on Facebook.  For exclusive content, signup the Nothin But Buckets All Access Pass on The Binge Podcast Network's Patreon page.  Check out other shows from The Binge Podcast Network.

1hr 18mins

25 Feb 2019

Rank #5