The Starters

On today's episode of The Drop, The Starters discuss playoff injuries, the Rockets upcoming offseason, the Raptors improbable Game 5 comeback, and preview the Thunder/Spurs and Hawks/Cavs second round series. All that, plus future Hall of Famers, NBA accessories, waiter banter, and so much more.

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On Thursday's episode of The Starters, the guys discuss whether Dwyane Wade was fouled on the Heat's last chance to tie, the Rockets' vacation plans and likely offseason shakeup, and the Clippers running out of gas versus Lillard and the Blazers. That, plus we celebrate "Take Your Kid To Work Day," and a Drizzy-heavy edition of The Meme Team.

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On Wednesday's episode of The Starters, the guys discuss the Raptors' improbable fourth quarter comeback, Drake's sideline (and social media) antics, and whether the Clippers should look to trade Blake Griffin or Chris Paul this offseason. That, plus NBA tattoos, Jason Terry's Game 5 guarantee, and Dwight-to-Dallas rumors.

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On Tuesday's episode of The Starters, the guys discuss what Chris Paul's hand injury means to the Clippers, both now and in the future. That, plus Steve Kerr wins Coach of the Year, Jeremy Lin's shrug, KD and Westbrook blast the Mavs, and a quick look at tonight's pivotal Game 5's in Toronto and Atlanta.

 

 
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On Monday's episode of The Starters, the guys discuss what Stephen Curry's knee injury means to the Warriors' title chances, as well as the rest of the NBA. That, plus a look ahead at tonight's Heat/Hornets game, and Weekend Whoopsies!

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On today's episode of The Drop, The Starters discuss the first week of the NBA Playoffs and the latest coaching carousel news — Tom Thibodeau in Minnesota and Scott Brooks in Washington. All that, plus Kelly Ripa, serving alcohol in movie theaters, breakfast, the final edition of The Merge, and fake rocks.

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On Thursday's episode of The Starters, the guys debate which of last night's three series has the best chance of ending in a sweep. That, plus a preview of tonight's pivotal Game 3's in Dallas and Indy, and the Internet absolutely roasts the Warriors' fashion photoshoot in a brand new Meme Team.

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On Wednesday's episode of The Starters, the guys debate which team you should feel worse for, the Grizzlies or Celtics, and whether the Warriors should continue to rest Steph Curry. That, plus dance beef and playoff disappointments in Crossfire, and "Tasketball" makes its playoff debut in anticipation of tonight's Heat/Hornets.

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On Tuesday's episode of The Starters, the guys discuss which loss was worse: OKC goin' ice cold against the Mavericks or the Rockets losing to the Curry-less Warriors? That, plus DeRozan gets benched, Stan Van Gundy's $25K fine, our favorite Benny the Bull moments, and thoughts on Jamal Crawford's third Sixth Man of the Year win.

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On Monday's episode of The Starters, the guys play "It's Just One Game, But …" in regards to Kevin Love at the 5, a healthy looking Blake Griffin, and boring Game 1 blowouts. That, plus what the Raptors need to do differently against the Pacers, Steph Curry's ankle, Kawhi Leonard's DPOY, and a playoff edition of Weekend Whoopsies.

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