Boomtown HoopsAug 18, 2020
EP 31: Play In Preview
The guys cover the upcoming Play In Game versus the Pelicans and bring some insight on who the Thunder should be most concerned about playing. Kade, Jackson and Stephen make their predictions for who wins the game, while Bobby looks into his crystal ball and predicts the exact ending to the game.
EP 30: We Need To Talk
On this episode Jackson, Josh, Bobby and Stephen talk about:
- How quickly the Clippers game changed the playoff picture
- Lu Dort and his shooting problems over the last few games
- Pushing for the play-in and how other teams play will affect the Thunder
Be on the lookout for the Postgame Twitter Spaces making a return soon!
EP 29: Basketball is Fun. Again!
On this episode Bobby joins Jackson, Kade and Stephen as they talk about:
- The Dorture Chamber in Los Angeles
- Bobby's record prediction for the final 10 games
- Why Jalen Williams should but won't win Rookie of the Year
- OKC's third greatest player of all time
- All that and much more!
EP 28: Push to the Play-In
The guys are back finally! We had a lot to talk about and had some hot takes about how the Thunder will finish the regular season.
- All-Star Weekend
- The good, the bad and the ugly over the previous 11 games
- Is Tre Mann's time up for the Thunder?
- Jackson and Kade's record prediction for the next 14 games.
EP 27: Trade Deadline Aftermath
As Kade calls it "the second greatest day of the year", he is joined by Stephen and Josh to recap an absolutely insane day of trades. Covering the Thunder trading Mike Muscala and Darius Bazely to the blockbuster trade that started Thursday's trade deadline. Plus, will SGA be an All-Star Starter? Jalen Williams and we sure think he should be.
EP 26: SGA IN THE ASG
Allow him to reintroduce himself (to the Boomtown Hoops Podcast). The one and only Bobby Howard joins Josh, Stephen and Kade as they talk about:
•Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is officially an All-Star
•Josh Giddey and Jalen Williams in the Rising Stars Game
•Andre Roberson back with the Blue
•Thunder on national TV again
•Bobby’s thoughts on the season
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EP 25: SGA is (not) an All-Star Starter
On this week Kade, Josh, Jackson and Stephen recap the last 4 games. We complain a lot of about SGA not being an All-Star starter. Take on a question of the week of what trade would make the Thunder better and preview the upcoming games.
EP 24: We're Talking Playoffs??
On this week the full crew is finally together! Evan, Jackson, Stephen, Josh and Kade talk about:
- Recap of Last 3 Games
- This Team is Just Too Much Fun
- Making a Run at the Playoffs?
- Darius Bazely Improving
- Kyle Kuzma Trade Packages
- Hot Take Time
- Preview Upcoming Games
EP 23: Mid-Season Grades
On this episode Jackson, Josh, Kade and Stephen talk about:
•Recap of Previous Games
•Making a push for the Play-In?
•Preview of Upcoming Games
EP 22: Off the Court with Jalen Williams
On this special episode Kade, Jackson and Stephen get to talk to Thunder rookie Jalen Williams about his draft process, adjusting life in the NBA, who he models his game after, what restaurant needs to come to OKC next and more!
EP 21: The Boston Three Party
This week Josh, Kade, Jackson and Stephen discuss:
- Recapping the games against the Hornets, Sixers, Celtics and Magic
- Thunder breaking all kinds of records against the Celtics
- OKC finally getting a national TV game this year and the significance of it
- Previewing the games against the Wizards, Mavericks and Heat
EP: 20 - Are We There Yet?
- Thunder keeping it close
- Poku Injury
- Tre Mann tears it up in the G-League
- Thunder New Years Resolutions
EP 19: Tre Mann to the G-League
<li>SGA's buzzer beater</li>
<li>Should we still trade Lu Dort?</li>
<li>Tre Mann to the G-League</li>
<li>We think everyone will have a career night against the Spurs</li>
Ep 18: The Tank is Back
The Tank is back and rolling
Should we trade Lu Dort?
Our Discord Question of the Week: How good would the Thunder have to be to buy at the deadline?
Jaylin Williams and Ousmane Dieng in the G-League
Another round of Very Specific Predictions
EP 17: The Comeback Kids
On this episode Josh joins Kade, Jackson and Stephen as they talk about:
- Recap of the 3 game win streak on the road
- Comeback wins galore
- Chet Holmgren has another surgery
- SGA and his All-Star campaign
- The first edition of "Very Specific Predictions"
EP 16: A Bright Future Ahead
This week Kade, Jackson and Stephen talk about:
• Jalen Williams wins November Rookie of the Month
• SGA and his injury
• Who do we want to see more of?
EP 15: A Thunder Thanksgiving
Kade, Jackson and Stephen are back and are excited for another week of Thunder basketball. On this episode we talk about:
- Recap of Shai's game winner at Washington.
- Does Kevin Durant want to come back to the Thunder?
- What are we thankful for as Thunder fans?
- Preview of the next 4 games.
EP 14: This Team is Fun
On this episode Kade joins Jackson and Stephen to talk about:
- Giddey in the Garden
- Is SGA an All-NBA caliber player?
- The Poku Experiment
- Is this team ready for the playoffs?
EP 13: SGA is an All-Star
Jackson and Stephen are back for another episode. Join them as they talk about:
- Thunder's 4 game win streak
- SGA is playing at an All-Star level
- Thoughts on the new uniform
EP 12: Building the Foundation
Making his season debut Evan joins Stephen and Jackson as they talk about:
• Reactions from the first four games
• Who will be on the roster in 5 years?
• How would relegation work in the NBA?
EP 11: Season Preview
It’s the start of the 2022-2023 season! Join Stephen and Jackson as they talk about:
• Biggest offseason storyline coming into the season
• Thunder win total
• Player most likely to breakout
Trade Deadline Primer
On this episode Evan, Kade and Stephen talk about today's trades and how that will impact the lottery odds of the Thunder. Plus...
- Ranking the top 5 Thunder players to be traded
- Should the Thunder trade Kenrich Williams or Mike Muscala?
- Tobias Harris and his massive contract on the Thunder
- Players that would be beneficial in the long run for the Thunder that they can trade for at the deadline.
EP 9: Winning is Fun. Losing is Important.
Join Stephen, Jackson and Kade this week as we talk about:
Theo Maledon going off in the G-League
Is the Poku flame fading for Thunder fans?
Jackson recounts his travels as a Thunder fan on the road
Presti asking for a first round pick for Kenrich Williams?
EP 8: Thunder Grades
Stephen and Kade are back for episode 8! On this episode we give out grades for all the Thunder players. Do the players that we give A's to actually deserve them? There is one player who Stephen graded lower because they're helping win. Crazy right? Let us know what grades you would give out and tweet us @BoomtownHoops
EP 7: The Lu Dort Show
EP 6: SGA is an All-Star.
- Poku talk, what is his true potential? What should he work on?
- What's going on with Baze?
- Reaction to "the shot"?
- Could you score on the Cagemeister?
EP 5: The Thunder beat the Lakers? The Thunder Beat the Lakers!
- Kade has quite the comparison for Josh Giddey.
- JRE is the new Nick Collison?
- The guys also talk about the extensions and what the long term plans are for Bazely, Poku and Jerome.
- We're still team #FreeTyJerome over here.
Boomtown Hoops Postgame: OKC 123, LAL 115
The Thunder gets win #1 behind a massive third quarter from SGA, Josh Giddey's first NBA double-double, and a resurgent performance from Darius Bazley.
BTH Postgame: UTA 107, OKC 86
Oklahoma City falls to the Utah Jazz in its season opener, 107-86 ~ Bobby Howard, Jessie Postier, and Stephen Morrison break down the loss.
EP. 4: NBA Season Preview
EP 3: Welcome to the NBA, Josh Giddey!
-- Positionless basketball is going to be fun.
-- The curious case of Gabriel Deck.
-- Is it a make or break year for Darius Bazley?
Ep. 2: Thunder Release Schedule + Top 10 Young Cores
EP 1: Welcome to the Boomtown Hoops Podcast!
In the inaugural episode of the Boomtown Hoops Podcast, join Evan Riggs and Kade Kimble as they discuss the latest Thunder news, including Presti's latest moves, the start of NBA Summer League, and the newly crowned "assistant to the general manager", Nick Collison.
Game 7 Live Recap: Rockets 104, Thunder 102
Recapping the Thunder's Game 7 loss to Houston. Pain.
Game 6 Live Recap: Thunder 104, Rockets 100
Discussing the Thunder's 104-100 victory over Houston in Game 6 -- Game 7 on the way!
Game 5 Live Recap: Rockets 114, Thunder 80
Discussing the Thunder's blowout loss to Houston in Game 5.
Game 4 Live Recap: Thunder 117, Rockets 114
Discussing the Thunder's 117-114 win over Houston in Game 4. Series is tied at 2-2, baby.
Game 3 Live Recap: Thunder 119, Rockets 107 [OT]
Discussing the Thunder's 119-107 overtime in Game 3 against the Houston Rockets.
Game 2 Live Recap: Rockets 111, Thunder 98
Discussing the Thunder's 13-point loss to Houston in Game 2. Join us and let's talk this thing out. Misery loves company, right?
Thunder/Rockets Game 1 Recap
Recapping the Thunder's 15-point loss to the Houston Rockets in Game 1 of their first round playoff series.
Boomtown Hoops LIVE Playoff Preview
LIVE Thunder/Rockets first-round preview show.
Joined by guests Roosh Williams (Ballislife/Dash Radio), Nick Crain (Forbe's/SLAM/The Uncontested), and James Holas (The Flagrant 2 Podcast). Followed by an admittedly biased Q&A session from the Boomtown Hoops team.
Roosh, Nick, James join us to preview the series: 0:00 - 41:00
Bobby, Cody, Jessie, & Josh Q-&-A / Predictions: 41:00 - end