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King Of The Court

3 guys from New York City with authentic basketball opinions debates and humor

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The Return Of The Pick & Roll

Episode 19: We are a man down this week, But don't worry the Dynamic Duo Of Hollywood Hammond and Jtbwood is back!We Discuss the Big Baller Brand issue , and where we think Lonzo should go sign next. Did Lebron return back to the Lakers too early from the Hamstring Injury ? Zion put the backpack on in a masterful performance against UCF will the basketball gods bless the knicks and deliver Zion to NY. Nick Collison gets his number retired in OKC with KD in Attendance. Kemba Scorches the Celtics and Lambs half court game winner against the Raptors. How much would JT give Kemba to come to NY?, Deangelo Russell best player in NY. While the Celtics continue to Struggle does Kyrie appear Unhappy? James Harden Breaks another record ! JT is still mad at KP and Shawn continues his pitch to be picked up Klutch sports. Special shout out to our boy Heartbreak Julio ! please listen to his new album From The Soul , Available on all streaming services https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/from-the-soul/1455576333Check us out on twitter @_KOTCpodcast and on IG _kingofthecourtpodcast

1hr 5mins

27 Mar 2019

Rank #1

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Foreign Exchange

Commisoner David Stern dies at 77From brain hemorrhage Dress code impact Making the game global & basketball without boarders Increased nba from 23 to 30 teams Launched WNBA and the G league Clap back at Jim Rome Giannis back injury Lebron turns 35 First player in league history to Have 30k points 9k rebs 9k ast Week 1 allstar ballot Giannis and Luka leading vote getters Is the League shifting overseas Should Brandon Ingram be a reserve Trae young leads Guards in the East Melo returns to the Garden Should knicks retire his jersey Frank Locks up Dame Knicks all decade team Knicks Vs. Nets live Look back at 10 All Decade Defensive team Top 5 coaches of the decade Future Stars Next 5 coaches of this decade Andre Drummond trade rumors Pelicans taking time bringing back Zion Williamson First full practice since injury Victor Oladipo expected to return In February

1hr 23mins

5 Jan 2020

Rank #2

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Back In The Bronx

Knicks fire Fizdale Perkins and Reggie Miller happy for Fizdale Metta world peace tweets he wants to coach Knicks Ben Simmons Drops a career high 34pts on the CavsCarmelo wins western conference player of the month. Lebron vs Melo Is Antony Davis lebrons best teammate Anthony Davis scores 41 in Return to New Orleans Bucks beat the breaks off the clippersOn Giannis Birthday Giannis scores 50 on the Jazz Cavs listening to offers for Kevin Love Heat cooking on a low flame Kyrie Irving Flyers with coward written on them across the street from TDLamelo Ball 32 pt triple double

1hr 11mins

8 Dec 2019

Rank #3

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Allstar Weekend Edition

Episode 14: Happy Birthday Michael Jordan! We recap Allstar weekend, Kawhi’s new shoe The Pelicans fire Dell Demps Ben Simmons tough week Are PG and Russ the best one two punch in the NBA? Where does PG rank in the MVP race ? Our Finesse god of the week, this weeks fines and is it time for the lakers to Panic ?

1hr

18 Feb 2019

Rank #4

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The Blame Game

Episode 18: Is it fair to blame the best player on a team for a loss that has nothing to do with them. Zion is back and we debate whether or not his game will make an impact in the NBA. Dream Scenario for the knicks this coming off season, we shout out some records being broken and and history being made. Take your pick Giannis or KD ? Wayne explains.

1hr 18mins

20 Mar 2019

Rank #5

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Dawning Of A New Era

Episode 22: Heartbreak Julio is back ! We discuss the first day of the playoffs, Top seeds struggling, Philly fans boo Ben Simmons and Amir Johnson gets fined for using cell phone on the bench. Kyle Lowry Stinks it up and DJ Agustin comes up clutch for the Magic. Steph gonna Steph Warriors cruise by Clippers Despite Durant and Beverly getting ejected. A Recap of this weeks Laker Drama, the debut of “Going Hamm” Shawn is tired of Lebron being blamed for everything. Knicks looking to reverse the curse! rumors of the team sending Knick legend Patrick Ewing to the draft lottery. Kawhi the funniest player in the NBA ? Appears on Serge Ibaka’s How Hungry are you ? We say goodbye to Dirk and Dwade and Heartbreak comes up with an amazing Idea for the rumored mid season tournament.

1hr 46mins

14 Apr 2019

Rank #6

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Chucks don’t win

Melo signs a non guaranteed contract with the blazers Lillards recruit of Melo comes to fruition two years later Returns to Houston Monday night Paul George clipper debut back to back 30 pt games in limited mins Kawhi takes another day off Russ says Pat Beverly tricks us he doesn’t play defense Austin Rivers signs for dad to get a tech Celtics and Lakers out to hot starts Kemba the leader 2nd in 3s made Lebrons dunk on Belicia Hits game winning free throws AD with game saving block Dwight shows his support for KCP on Instagram Knicks front office hold press conference after 21pt loss to Cavs not happy with how team is performing. Questions behind this decision Fiz says nobody bitches about rockets isolation Knicks vs Mavs 2 KP returns to the garden Another warrior down - Damion Lee fractures right hand Steph Curry says he definitely expects to return early spring D Arron fox out Gordon Hayward out 6 weeks Kris Middleton out 3-4 weeks with leg injury Eric Gordon to have surgery on knee will miss 6 weeks Tony Parker gets jersey retired in San Antonio Rookie Recognition

1hr 9mins

19 Nov 2019

Rank #7

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Show And Prove

Episode 11KD and Kendrick Perkins exchange barbs over Twitter CP3 ruins Westbrook’s return to OKCKawhi rumored to say tell lebron stop being scared to guard me Kawhi says he never wanted to sign with knicks Harden Struggling as of late and Ben Simmons needs improvement Kuzma shines with 36 & 7 as Lakers beat thunder without Lebron Or ADAD injury update Anthony Davis declines Lakers first option of 4 years 146 million dollar extension Lakers listening to offers for Kuzma Guarantee Dwight Howard’s contract JaVale McGee gets drug tested after getting 6 blocks and hitting 1 3 in laker game vs Pistons Andre Drummond trade rumors to knicks Allstar possibility Should Montrez Harrell Atleast be considered for the allstar game Melo Buys single mother a car Jimmy Butler vs TJ Warren Cavs head coach John Beilein says players were playing like bunch of thugs? Says he meant “slugs” because the team was slow moving. Kevin Love outburst Kemba Walker ejected

1hr 11mins

12 Jan 2020

Rank #8

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Load Management

Knicks Vs Mavs Showdown in Dallas Wiggins 40 pt game Kawhi takes another day off of work Doc Rivers Fined 50k for saying Kawhi feels great. League determined Rivers comments were inconsistent with Kawhi’s injury status Giannis said he would not allow that to happenSteph Curry broken hand may have him out for season Dlo drops 52Dame drops 60 in loss to nets behind stellar 34 and 33 pt performances from Dinwiddie and Irving Denver Nuggets come back from franchise largest 4th quarter deficit down 19 to beat the 76ers Ben Simmons shoulder injury Kemba returns to Charlotte Hayward fractures left hand vs Spurs scores 39 against Cavs, back to allstar form Lakers out to league best 7-1 startDeon waiters misses game due to alleged overdose on gummies. 3 straight triple doubles Dwight Howard stellar play off the bench Lebron James foundation to assist with housing with at risk families Anthony Davis calls Chicago Mecca of basketball , Not New York Jimmy Butler shade towards Lance Stephenson Suns beat the 76ers Jimmy butler scorches the suns for 34Time to start taking suns seriously this season Johns Collins suspended 25 games for violating anti drug policy Zach Collins out 4 months after left shoulder surgery Kyle Lowry fractures thumb

1hr 21mins

11 Nov 2019

Rank #9

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Boiling Point

Episode 7NBA looking at mid season tournament Reseeding 4 conference finalist Post season play in games 78 game seasonCarmelo Anthony Blazers debut Ben Simmons hits first nba career 3🚨JT reaches the boiling point and loses his cool when talking about Tim Hardaway Jr and Colby White 🚨Lebron James becomes the first player in nba history to record a triple double against every team.Anthony Davis early defensive player of the yearDomestic violence case dismissed against DeMarcus Cousins Celtics and Clippers Over time battle Tatum drops PG Kawhis monster dunk on Theisis Clippers Rockets Patrick Beverly fined 5,000 for flopping Clippers bench Who’s better this season Brandon Ingram or Ben Simmons Luka early MVP candidate

1hr 19mins

25 Nov 2019

Rank #10

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No Love On This Side (NYK Or Nothing)

Episode 12: in this highly anticipated show we discuss the Knicks Mavericks trade. JT and Sharieff kick KP out of New York, KD’s connection to knicks personal, Lebron comes back and then he sits out again. Why we feel the Lakers won’t get Anthony Davis Via trade. We come up with a super team prevention plan, Kyrie Irving’s recent comments regarding free agency. Who we feel got Subbed for Allstar reserves and We shine some light on players getting a second chance and making the most of it.

1hr 27mins

3 Feb 2019

Rank #11

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Re-Order Rosters (Trade deadline special)

Episode 13: We discuss the winner of the trade deadline, Is there a new dynasty in the making out east? Our takes on KD and the media ,Who’s leaving or staying in GoldenState. Where do the lakers go from here ? Why AD needs to leave the Pelicans. Lebron the GM, Celtics and Rockets both lose at home after being up by 20+ points. Shout out to Frankie !

1hr 23mins

11 Feb 2019

Rank #12

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Philadelphia Freak Bulls

Episode 23: The goat episode! Brooklyn Brawl the 76ers and Nets intense series turned up to new heights. Rockets steal a game in Utah despite hardens early struggles. OKC and Portland predictions. JT got KD covered when he comes to New York. We cover Caron Butler’s new hair. Blake comes back for Detroit Giannis new stat (SAC) steps after contact. Clippers and Warriors Series KD turns it all the way up and reminds us just how good he is, and we continue to discuss Ben Simmons trade possibilities.

58mins

21 Apr 2019

Rank #13

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Dollars Over Legacy

Episode 15: Does the rockets recent win over the warriors with out Harden show Chris Paul’s worth ? Future players outta highschool G league or College. Who’s better Dirk or Barkley ? What should Zion moving forward this season. PG or Giannis for MVP, our feelings on the Space Jam 2 news and more.

1hr 23mins

25 Feb 2019

Rank #14

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Rise Of The Machine

Episode 26: The Claw claims the throne as new king of the east , what will Giannis need to work on this summer?We get ready for the NBA Finals Raptors VS Warriors. Magic’s first take segment, Lakers hire new coach. Where there’s smoke there’s Ntilikina trade rumors. Did Klay get snubbed from All NBA list.

1hr 59mins

28 May 2019

Rank #15

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RussellMania

Episode 21: R.I.P. Nipsey Hussle ! We talk about Russell Westbrook’s 20+20+20 game , Kodak black doesn’t know any better. Lonzo Ball looking for new agent, and the Lakers getting Lit on the bench. Paul Pierce says his career was better than Dwade , Zaire is not hearing it ! Someone dropped dime on Nike , and A nba player unnamed likes something unexpected.

1hr 12mins

8 Apr 2019

Rank #16

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Don’t be a Scrooge

Episode 9Isiah Thomas ejected for going into stands to address 76ers fans Bucks beat lakers Giannis 3-0 vs LA’s best Bucks best team in the league Rockets beat the clippers Russ goes off for 40Lou Will & Pat Bev Ejections Do rockets have enough to get the job done this season Harden and Giannis 1st half of the season MVPs For the Eastern and Western Conference DeRozan and Aldridge on the move after this season likely destinations Tito vs Wayne 2Luka Finalizing deal with Jordan Mavs beat 76ers without Luka KP holding it down in Luka absence Mavs sneaky good team 76ers disappointing start to season or do we have too high of expectations for them. Lebron injured ? KG says 2010 Celtics broke lebron and made him leave Cleveland DOC taking shots at Lebron and Lakers load management commentsThe Glove goes off on Kawhi and Load management Lebron passes the glove and is now 9th all time in ast Bronny vs St Vince St Mary Lonzo Ball a bust , Fultz turns career around in Orlando Christmas Day showdown who you got Trae young best PG in the nba right now ? Steph Curry alleged nudes leak James Wiseman signs with Agent prepares for NBADec 15 means it’s trade season Nick Young comes to knicks defense Knicks win against the warriors and hawks Can the knicks defeat December The Knicks coaching quest continues, hires david Blatt as consultant Shawn has come to a positive out look on knicks 2019 free agency JT says when Zion returns they won’t talk about him more than anyone on the Knicks

1hr 39mins

24 Dec 2019

Rank #17

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The Curse Is Real “Strike One”

Episode 25: Draft Lottery results, The Knicks still have something to look forward to with the number 3 pick. Kawhi’s game winner against the 76ers who looks worse after their playoff exits Russ or Kyrie? Warriors Blazers series predictions, Lakers recents moves and more

1hr 14mins

16 May 2019

Rank #18

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Social Influence Or Disruption

Episode 17: Lebron Passes Jordan for 4th on the all-time scoring list, Social Media’s effects on today’s game. Dolan don’t play that ! A message to our fans, shout out to some of the top performers of the week. A reminder these are jokes and none of the remarks made will be acted upon and with that said enjoy the show !

1hr 4mins

11 Mar 2019

Rank #19

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It was good while it lasted

Episode 27: NBA finals coverage

43mins

10 Jun 2019

Rank #20