Episode 16: De'Aaron Fox
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Well, due to some technical difficulties, it took a while to get this one going. But once it started, it certainly didn't disappoint. Sacramento Kings PG De'Aaron Fox visited the 'Old Man and the Three' and delivered on every level in this wide ranging interview where they discussed the present NBA culture, the 'One and Done' system, learning from the veterans, and much more. Plus, it's another classic Top 5/Draft. Does JJ take a dive to help stop Tommy's run? Listen in to hear.

THE RUNDOWN

  • Life since the bubble (De'Aaron got engaged)
  • Least favorite/favorite parts of the bubble
  • AAU teammates who play in the NBA
  • His HS Class of 2016
  • How De'Aaron ended up at Kentucky
  • The Kentucky "one and done" system
  • On John Calipari
  • What's it like playing for Calipari
  • Did he ever imagine this level of success when he was in HS
  • The difference of being a top prospect today compared to years past
  • In this basketball culture, how did De'Aaron stay so grounded
  • Does he feel like he has made it
  • Does he tailor his game to anyone in the NBA
  • De'Aaron's welcome to the NBA moment
  • JJ's welcome's to the NBA moment
  • Who surprised him when he got to the NBA
  • The first year learning curve
  • Learning from the vets
  • Analyzing De'Aaron's shot
  • Being smart with your body
  • De'Aaron's playoff takeaways 
  • Did he think Bam was going to be this good
  • Discussing the day the NBA postponed the season
  • Is there a rivalry with him and Lonzo Ball?
  • SPEED ROUND
  • Top 5/Draft

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Episode 6: Kenny Beecham & Mark Titus | “Welcome to the podcast world”
It's a double-dose of entertainment this week, as the guys welcome in not one but two guests to the show: YouTube sensation, fellow podcaster, and the content king Kenny Beecham and then author, creator of Club Trillion, and Ohio State Buckeye Mark Titus. To kick things off, Kenny sits down and digs into several topics, including how he broke through the swarm of content creators to make his mark, becoming a voice in the basketball community, his new show “Called Game,” and the weaknesses in NBA 2K. Following that, the hilarious Mark Titus joins the show and let's it all hang out as he breaks down just how the "benchwarmer" narrative began for him, how he was discovered by Bill Simmons, his viral tweet about Duncan that took the media by storm, his hoop skills, and much more. It's a packed house this week, so take a seat and enjoy.   KENNY RUNDOWN • On how it all began for him  • How hard was it to push through the moments when no one was listening • Falling in love with content creation • On keeping his mind focused on what he wanted to accomplish and pushing through the tough times • Kenny explains his new show "Called Game" • The crew breaks down NBA 2K and the inconsistencies that riddle the game and it's player rankings • Are there players that Kenny likes watching but just don't translate into success in the game • In what ways can the makers of the game improve these deficiencies • What moment in his career had the biggest impact on his success MARK RUNDOWN • On peaking in the 8th grade • Upon arriving at OSU, did he ever have dreams of making it to the NBA? • When his benchwarmer narrative started to take hold, did he struggle with being taken seriously • If had arrived a few years later, would podcasting been a part of his story • Tells the story of how Bill Simmons first reached out to him • The guys address and break down the viral tweet that Mark sent out about Duncan • Duncan describes the struggle with having humility, but needing to push that aside on the court • Did Mark ever watch Duncan play and say to himself "I can be that guy". • Mark explains the the values of Coldwater, Ohio • What moment in his career does he think was pivotal to his success • The UNDrafted Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
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