Scal and Pals

Scal and Pals

Scal and Pals

CATEGORY: Sports
Brian Scalabrine and Ryan McDonough break down the biggest storylines surrounding the NBA with their all-star cast of active and former NBA personnel, coaches and players. Catch them live every day from 12-1pm ET on the RADIO.COM App, and if you plan to miss any NBA action, we have you covered with short-form preview & recap podcasts covering each day in the bubble.
  1. October 19, 2020
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    How The NBA Lost $1.5B & Rockets Offseason Prioritie…
    Scal and McDonough work through the raw numbers regarding the NBA's loss of revenue, and look into what the Rockets can do with their roster this offseasonLearn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.…
  2. October 19, 2020
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    Will the Bulls Move Up & How Inflating the Cap will…
    Scal and McDonough discuss the rumors circulating about Chicago potentially moving up to the #1 or #2 pick in the draft, and what it would take to acquire those picks. Plus, how will the inflated cap impact the…
  3. October 17, 2020
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    Best of the Week: Has Lebron Surpassed Jordan, Booke…
    The best conversations of the week, all in one place.Does Lebron think he's better than Jordan? Is he?Why McDonough could tell Devin Booker and Victor Oladipo were going to be stars, based on their pre-draft wo…
  4. October 16, 2020
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    BREAKING: Ty Lue to LAC, Clippers Offseason Prioriti…
    Scal and McDonough get into the news out of LA that Tyron Lue has been named the Clippers next head coach. Plus, what will the Clippers do with their roster going into next year. Then, Ryan goes into why there…
  5. October 16, 2020
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    Scal and Pals Mailbag & Scal's Pump Up Speech
    The Guys end the week by answering the fans questions in our first annual mailbag segment. Then, McDonough and The Producers set up Scal via Cameo (Best consumer experience on Radio.com or Twitch)Learn more abo…
  6. October 15, 2020
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    BREAKING: Daryl Morey Resigns
    Scal and McDonough react to the breaking news out of Houston that Daryl Morey is stepping down as General Manager. The guys then look into what Houston can do to change their trajectory, and if they should cons…
  7. October 15, 2020
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    Could Miami Actually Land Giannis? & Denver Offseaso…
    Scal and McDonough end the show with re-exploring the realistic chances of Miami landing Giannis Antetokounmpo and what lies ahead for the Denver Nuggets. Plus, another Scal "fake trade".Learn more about your a…
  8. October 14, 2020
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    Booker/Oladipo Pre-Draft Stories & Celtics Offseason…
    Scal and McDonough talk about the changes coming to the NBA Draft this year, and share some stories from McDonough's pre-draft workouts with Devin Booker and Victor Oladipo. Then the guys analyze what Boston ne…
  9. October 14, 2020
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    How To Save The CBA & Lakers/Heat Offseason Prioriti…
    Scal and mcDonough open the show by breaking down how the NBA & NBAPA will attempt to navigate the in-flux cap number due to Covid-related restrictions and how that will impact Free Agency. Then The guys go int…
  10. October 13, 2020
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    Bucher on Lakers/Lebron's Legacy
    Scal and McDonough are joined by our NBA enlightener Ric Bucher to discuss the Lakers ascension to NBA superpower once again, Lebron's legacy, and why others in the league hold a disdain for Los AngelesLearn mo…
  11. October 13, 2020
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    Where Does Ty Lue Fit better: Rockets or Clippers?
    Scal and McDonough look into the rumors regarding the Clippers and lakers coaching vacancies, Jeff Van Gundy's ever-present candidacy, and why coaches like Kenny Atkinson and Mike D'Antoni aren't getting more a…
  12. October 12, 2020
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    Did Lebron Just Surpass Jordan?
    Scal and McDonough try to tackle the ultimate NBA debate -- Who is the greatest player of all-time. Plus, is there an asterisk next to this NBA championship?Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoic…
  13. October 12, 2020
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    How The Lakers Conquered The Bubble & Can They Repea…
    Scal and McDonough go through the sights and sounds from the Lakers Game 6 win that provided them their 17th title in franchise history. Scal wonders if they will be able to do it again, and McDonough looks ahe…
  14. October 12, 2020
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    Los Angeles Lakers 2020 NBA Champions
    Scal and McDonough tie a bow on the 2020 NBA season and "The Bubble" as the Lakers are crowned champions of the NBA. No one could have predicted the way the longest season in NBA history would go, from the trag…
  15. October 09, 2020
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    Where Will This Finals Rank in Lebron's Pantheon?
    Scal and McDonough discuss where they think the 2020 NBA Finals will rank for Lebron in terms of difficulty when compared to his other Finals opponents, and where his performance ranks among his other nine appe…
  16. October 08, 2020
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    What Star Is Most Likely To Be Traded & Will Miami F…
    Scal and McDonough go through trade scenarios that could possibly happen this offseason (including an awful proposal from Producer Jake), determine which stars are likely to be on the move, and map out how Miam…
  17. October 08, 2020
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    Who Are The 2021 Title Favorites & The Cuban-Cruz Tw…
    Scal and Ryan take a look ahead to next season and determine who they think should be favored to win the 2021 NBA Title, plus why the NBA Finals ratings have taken such a huge hit and if that has anything to do…
  18. October 07, 2020
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    Glenn River's Presser & Roberts on Post-Bubble NBA
    Scal and McDonough go through Glenn Rivers' introductory press conference with the Sixers while Scal doubles down on his opinion of Doc taking the job. Then, the pair read through Michelle Roberts article with…
  19. October 07, 2020
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    In-Depth Breakdown of NBA Finals Game 4
    Scal & McDonough go sequence-by-sequence through Game 4 to determine what LA did right, what Miami did wrong, and how each team can improve. Plus, why Goran Dragic is so key to the Heat's successLearn more abou…
  20. October 07, 2020
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    Lakers Take a 3-1 Lead
    Scal and McDonough acknowledge that the Heat are hanging on by a thread. Should Coach Spoelstra change up his rotation in a do or die Game 5? The guys break down what changes they'd like to see made to keep the…

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