Episode 17: Grayson Allen
Play • 1 hr 36 min

From his National Championship win to his highly publicized tripping incidents at Duke, current Memphis Grizzlies shooting guard Grayson Allen has definitely seen his share of highs and lows. In this eye-opening interview with JJ and Tommy, he covers it all with brutal honestly and paints a picture of how it all went down. Plus, there’s a Top 5/Draft that’ll surely bring out the villain in all of us.  


  • Welcome
  • Gaming in the bubble/2k rankings
  • Building confidence going into his second year
  • How has his experience been adjusting to the NBA
  • What were his expectations coming into the NBA
  • His ‘Welcome to the NBA’ moment
  • Discussing the uniqueness of KD
  • On the preparation for games: NBA vs College
  • What stands out about Ja Morant
  • How the scheduled seed-in games for Memphis were so tough
  • Diving into the Duke experience
  • Does he regret not leaving after his sophomore year
  • The difficulty of dealing with the high player turnover at Duke 
  • The process of managing his teammates and being a leader
  • On feeling the “fishbowl” pressure at Duke
  • Who was hated more at Duke: Grayson or JJ?
  • How social media plays into that hatred
  • Playing the Duke villain
  • Grayson delves into his tripping incidents and the impact on his career

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