Tag Archives: Andrew Bynum

Episode 142 – What’s in a Nickname?

After a surprising Friday night in the NBA, we went in deep on the Heat, Nets, and Lakers, lamented the increasing number of key injuries around the league, analyzed the Andrew Bynum/Luol Deng trade, and ripped into JR Smith.

Episode Rundown

  • 01:45 – How worried should the Heat be about losing to bad teams?
  • 10:20 – How excited should the Nets be about five game winning streak?
  • 16:10 – Has Mike D’Antoni lost control of the Lakers?
  • 24:35 – Injury update: Bledsoe, Holiday, Anderson, Splitter
  • 29:10 – Bynum for Deng: how did the Bulls and Cavs make out in the trade?
  • 38:00 – Where should Andrew Bynum end up?
  • 44:00 – Performances and Embarrassments of the Week
  • 47:30 – JR Smith, from untying shoes to DNP

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Episode 140 – Wheelin’ and Dealin’

The final episode of 2013 has The Peoples Court crew covering more injuries to All-Star players, Andrew Bynum’s suspension, and our Performances and Embarrassments of the Week. We also asked whether Blake Griffin is being unfairly targeted, discussed a new idea to revolutionize the NBA Draft, and revisited the terrain in the Western Conference.

Episode Breakdown

  • 0:00 – Introduction
  • 01:50 – Injury Report
  • 08:53 – Andrew Bynum suspended by the Cleveland Cavaliers
  • 11:10 – Performances and Embarrassments of The Week
  • 22:13 – Are players targeting Blake Griffin?
  • 35:05 – The Draft Wheel
  • 46:00 – Favorite 2013 NBA Moments
  • 52:45 – Overtime in the Western Conference

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Spend Wisely – Examining Andrew Bynum

It was the biggest trade this past summer.  A four team blockbuster deal involving the Denver Nuggets, Los Angeles Lakers, Orlando Magic, Philadelphia 76ers, 13 players and 2 draft picks. Three of the aforementioned teams should be at least somewhat happy with the moves they made. The last team probably isn’t.  Before we get into why they aren’t let’s quickly summarize where the first three teams stand. Continue reading

Episode 115 – We’re Going Streaking!

With March Madness underway, let The Peoples Court provide you with a tournament free haven. Here, it’s all NBA, all the time. This week we talked more about Miami’s impressive win streak and their chances of sustaining it, Denver’s less-publicized win streak, Andrew Bynum’s season-ending surgery, and we played a game of “Either/Or”.

Episode Rundown

  • 00:00 – Introduction
  • 02:40 – Andrew Bynum’s season is over
  • 05:30 – D’Antoni tears into Lakers
  • 09:55 – “We’re going streaking!” Miami continues roll
  • 24:35 – Oh by the way, the Nuggets have a streak of their own
  • 32:45 –  Performance and Embarrassments of the Week
  • 40:10 – A game of “Either/Or”

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Episode 112 – Lakers v. Cuban

In the first ever Peoples Court Basketball Trial – Lakers v. Cuban – the Lakers, represented by Chris, accuse Mark Cuban, represented by Lamont, of insider trading and tampering, presided over by the honorable Fredara Hadley. Court is now in session!

Episode Rundown

  • 00:00 – Introduction
  • 03:20 – Lakers v. Cuban
  • 16:27 – Judge Hadley’s ruling
  • 19:00 – Tony Parker on the mend
  • 22:30 – Derek Fisher signs with Thunder
  • 26:15 – In a shocking move, Knicks acquire Kenyon Martin
  • 31:40 – Andrew Bynum’s future
  • 41:30 – Performances and Embarrassments of the Week

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