NBA Podcast: A Wild NBA News Day + Bucks-Nets with Ben Zweiman of DraftKings

NBA Podcast: A Wild NBA News Day + Bucks-Nets with Ben Zweiman of DraftKings

This article is part of our Fantasy Basketball Podcast series.

Nick Whalen and Alex Barutha are joined by DK Nation (DraftKings) managing editor, Ben Zweiman, to recap a wild Bucks-Nets Game 5 and dig into all of the news from a busy morning in the NBA.

  • Will Game 5 be remembered as a Kevin Durant masterpiece or a Bucks collapse?
  • Who's most to blame for the Bucks' lack of execution?
  • Does Giannis have respect around the league?
  • How does the rest of the series play out?
  • Kawhi Leonard OUT for Jazz-Clippers Game 5, believed to have ACL injury
  • Long-term ramifications if Kawhi has a torn ACL
  • Chris Paul enters COVID protocols
  • Does this postseason deserve an asterisk?
  • Mavs fire Donnie Nelson – what's next?
  • Power ranking the current head coach openings in the NBA

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ABOUT THE AUTHORS
Alex Barutha
Alex is RotoWire's NBA Assistant Editor. He writes articles about daily fantasy, year-long fantasy and sports betting. You can hear him on the RotoWire NBA Podcast, Sirius XM, DraftKings Live and other platforms. Vince Carter and Alex both first dunked during their respective sophomore years of high school.
Nick Whalen
RotoWire's NBA Editor and host of the RotoWire NBA Podcast. Nick was awarded the FSWA Best Podcast -- All Sports award in 2017 and 2018. Many years ago, Stromile Swift gave Nick his unbelievably sweaty headband after a preseason game. Despite its failure to match his school colors, Nick went on to wear that headband for the entirety of his sixth grade basketball season. Catch Nick on Twitter @wha1en.
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