Ep.41: The NBA Off Season Mailbag

On this special edition of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James answer all your mailbag questions!

Celtics vs Cavs, Tim Duncan vs Kobe Bryant, Hoodie Melo vs Olympic Melo, Cavs Delly vs Bucks Delly, Karl Malone vs Australia Post....

All this and more on this episode of THE FUZZ!

Ep.40: The Deal Is Done | Kyrie Trade, Ben Simmons Down Under, Dwyane Wade On The Move

THE DEAL IS DONE. Kyrie Irving has been been traded to the Boston Celtics in exchange for the HOLY GRAIL (Nets Pick), Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder!

On this episode Michael Keith and Byron James give you their takes on the Blockbuster trade and look at both sides of the bargain. Who came out on top!?

Ben Simmons is in the country and is playing pickup ball at the local PCYC downtown! Mixed emotions have been flying around on twitter.. Should NBA athletes be allowed to take risks like this during the off-season?

And lastly the guys dive into the Dwyane Wade saga. Rumour has it flash wants out of Chicago before the season starts, but where is he likely to end up!? We break it all down!

All this and more on this episode of THE FUZZ.

Ep.39: The Youth Movement | The NBA's Generation Next with Josh Rodriguez

This week on the Fuzz Michael Keith & Byron James are joined by Special guest Josh Rodriguez from the 10 Minute Drill in LA. They look at all the up and coming young talent in the league and discuss the best young cores. As well as an in depth discussion on the New York Knicks and whether Kyrie Irving could potentially be going them this season? Paul George to the Warriors ?? WHAT! All this and more on this episode of the Fuzz.

Ep.38: Once Were Brothers | Lebron James, Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers

On this episode of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James delve into all the latest on the Kyrie Irving saga and why he wants to be traded.

Is it because of the Cavs instability? Is it because he knows LeBron is leaving and he wants to get out in front of it? Does he actually want to be 'the man' on another team? Or is it because he doesn't like LeBron. Never wanted to play with him, was sick of the looks, being yelled at!?

The guys discuss all this and more plus take a look into what the Cavs should do moving forward!


Ep.37: The Western Conference vs the E League | Warriors, Spurs, Rockets… All the best are out West

On this episode of The Fuzz Michael Keith & Byron James are joined by special guest Drew Ivery, our Western Coast correspondent.

We throw out some revolutionary ideas around the possibility of changing the NBA playoff structure to a sweet 16! With so much talent heading to an already talented Western Conference is it time to just let the best 16 teams compete in the playoffs? We also go around the league and touch on all the latest in Free Agency & Summer League. Joel Embiid's twitter! And are the Philadelphia 76ers actually cursed???


Ep.36: The Hayward Decision | Celtics, Jazz, Heat and Sixers

On this episode of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James delve deep into free agency.

Gordon Hayward announced he is joining the Boston Celtics. Does this move give them a legitimate shot at taking down the Cavs in the East? How will Hayward's decision effect Utah? Will they strive to stay competitive?

Also more on the Miami Heat, Cleveland Cavaliers, and the Philadelphia 76ers.

Ep.35: Free Agency Hot Takes | Jazz, Lakers, Cavs, Rockets

On this episode of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Tex Horner give you their hottest of period hot takes for the free agency!

Utah Jazz - What's next for Dante Exum, Gordon Hayward, and Joe Ingles (02:06), Lakers - Weighing up the options (19:24), Will Lebron James leave Cleveland? (25:46), Chris Paul Rumours (31:04), What is Danny Ainge thinking? (44:41)


Ep.34: 2017 NBA Mock Draft Special

On this special edition of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James catch up with Joe Borelli from the Super Flight Podcast for the 2017 NBA Mock Draft!

We discuss the Sixers and Celtics trade and project exactly how the lottery will go down this year, as we play NBA GM's. Joe's voice is a little unnerving this week due to illness but hey, ya can't keep a good man down! So join us for some serious nonsense and lots of fun!

You can follow the Super Flight Podcast on Twitter @SuperFlightPod or at Almightyballer.com


Ep.33: All Aussie NBA Edition | Patty Mills, Joe Ingles, Ben Simmons and Jonah Bolden

On this episode of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James bring you an All Aussie NBA Special!

First up the guys discuss Boston trading the No.1 pick to the Sixers and what it means for both teams. How Markelle Fultz fits the Philly mold alongside Simmons and Embiid.

The guys talk a look at potential destination scenarios for Patty Mills and Joe Ingles in free agency.

And lastly a draft preview of Aussie PF Jonah Bolden.

All this and more on this episode of THE FUZZ.


Ep.32: The Asterisk | Kevin Durant Chasing Greatness

On this episode of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James recap the Game 3 of the Finals. Cavs 4th quarter meltdown and why it is impossible to beat this Warriors team.

(15:50) The guys check in with Fuzz Beat Writer Tex Horner to discuss his recent article 'The Asterisk'. Tex talks about KD's 'Decision' and how it might not be as dissimilar to Lebron's decision as we all think.

All this and more on this episode of THE FUZZ!


Ep.31: Warriors vs Cavaliers Finals 3 and NBA Draft Preview

In this episode of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James preview the NBA Finals, the Warriors and Cavaliers Trilogy. Both teams are coming into the finals SIZZLING HOT (and healthy), but can this historically great Warriors team be beaten? Is it even possible.. Can they go 16-0!? What would it take for the Cavs to go back to back?

The second half of the show focusses in on the NBA lottery and draft. Analysis on the top 10 prospects and where the will likely end up on draft night!


Ep.30: Western Conference Finals Preview and Celtics vs Wizards Game 7

On this episode of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James recap the Spurs vs Rockets series and discuss the shock disappearance of James Harden in game 6. They preview the Western Conference Finals - Spurs vs Warriors matchup and break it all down. Lastly the guys head over to the Eastern Conference to talk about the incredible events that took place in game 6 of Wizards vs Celtics and preview game 7 in Boston.


Ep.29: NBA Playoffs Round Two | Game of Adjustments

Round two of the NBA playoffs has commenced! In this episode of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James look at each series closely and breakdown each matchup!

1:05 - Celtics vs Wizards with Joel Moss
18:32 - Cavs vs Raptors
27:25 - Rockets vs Spurs
36:00 - Warriors vs Jazz


Ep.28: NBA Playoffs Round One | Hot Takes and Hot Water

In this episode of The Fuzz we dive into round one of the NBA playoffs with 'The Rapid Rounds!' Byron James and Michael Keith give you their takes on each Eastern Conference series and then the guys check in with their pal Joe Borelli in Brooklyn NYC from the Super Flight Podcast to cover to Western Conference!


Ep.27: Playin for Keeps | The NBA Playoffs and Season Awards

Just like that, It's the business end of the season, the NBA PLAYOFFS ARE HERE! On this episode of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James revisit their pre-season predictions and compare them against the actual results of the 2016-17 season. The guys take a close look at each first round matchup and break it all down. Lastly they give you their season awards, MVP, MIP, COTY, DPOTY, ROTY and 6th Man!

All this and much more and this episode of THE FUZZ!


EP.26: Smoke and Mirrors | The Cavaliers, The Heat, and Dub Nation

On this episode of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James talk PLAYOFF BASKETBALL! The guys delve deep into potential first round match-ups and break it all down from EAST TO WEST. They discuss the battle between the Cavaliers and Celtics for the number one seed in the East. Should the alarm bells sound for Cavs recent struggles? Can the Miami Heat somehow hold on for the 8th seed? Over in the Western Conference they talk Dub Nation and how they are looking like their 73-win selves once again (even without KD)! All this and much more on this episode of THE FUZZ!


EP.25: The Raw Potential | The Lake Show with Daman Rangoola

On this special edition of The Fuzz NBA Podcast, Michael Keith and Byron James check-in with Lakers writer and Guru Daman Rangoola to discuss all the latest happenings within the franchise! We discuss the Buss family drama and the new direction, The Mozgov and Deng contracts, and a close look at the Lakers young core - D'Angelo Russell, Jordan Clarkson, Julius Randle, Larry Nance Jr, Ivica Zubac and Brandon Ingram.

All this and more and this episode of The Fuzz!


Ep.24: Old Faces, New Places | Trade Winners and Losers

In this edition of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James discuss the aftermath of the trade season. Which teams came out on top and which teams got completely robbed. This is the Trade Winners and Losers show baby!

News Around The League (0:59), Cavaliers and Hawks (11:28), Magic and Raptors (13:50), Pelicans and Kings (16:16), Lakers and Rockets(24:15), Nets and Wizards (27:27), Hawks and Sixers (29:51), Mavericks and Sixers (31:51), Thunder and Bulls (38:12), Raptors and Suns (42:25)


Ep.23: A tale of two conferences | The Celtics and Mavs

On this edition of The Fuzz NBA Podcast Michael Keith and Byron James check in with Fuzz Beat Writers Steven Paice and Joel Moss to discuss all things Dallas Mavericks and Boston Celtics!

(1:21) News Around The league - Trades, Injury Report and All Star Weekend.

(4:00) Steven Paice discusses the Mavs current situation, should they make a push for the playoffs or should they mobilise the tank? We look at trade scenarios as the deadline approaches and look at what moves Dallas may make. Lastly we rewind it back to the 2011 finals and reminiscence on what was a legacy defining moment for Dirk Nowitzki.

(23:32) Joel Moss talks all things Boston Celtics. The outstanding MVP level play from Isaiah Thomas, and whether or not he is the best second round pick of all time. The rise of Marcus Smart and why Boston fans love him. We talk on the likeliness of Danny Ainge making a trade move before the deadline, and lastly we discuss whether or not the Celtics can overtake the Cavaliers for the number one seed in the East and how this make favour their post season run.

Enjoy!


Ep.22: NBA Mid Season Report | Western Conference

In this episode of The Fuzz Michael Keith and Byron James give you their extensive mid season report of the Western Conference! From the top seed Golden State Warriors all the way down to the bottom seed Phoenix Suns they breakdown each teams performances throughout the first half of the season and discuss what they should do moving forward! Tune in for all this and more on this episode of The Fuzz!