Baskin & Phelps Podcast Rundown: Brian Hoyer, David Blatt, Joe Haden, Jim Brown, Troy Smith and More!
Baskin & Phelps were on the road for the Town Hall Cafe ‘Feed The Need’ event Tuesday for the show, and a veritable who’s who of the Cleveland sports scene showed up. We compiled a full compilation of their great interviews throughout the event for your enjoyment!
Cavaliers head coach David Blatt joined Baskin and Phelps Tuesday to discuss the Town Hall holiday charity, his thoughts on the team’s season so far, how he believes chemistry will be built, the expectations of the Cavaliers by fans and media before the season, and more.
Cavs beat writer Chris Haynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer joined Baskin & Phelps Monday to discuss the continued struggles of the team, LeBron calling the Cavs “fragile”, Kevin Love and Dion Waiters searching for the their perfect roles on the team, and previewing the Orlando matchup.
Ty Lawson scored 24 points, Arron Afflalo added 23 and the Denver Nuggets ended Cleveland’s four-game winning streak with a 106-97 victory Monday night.
LeBron James scored a season-high 41 points, and the Cleveland Cavaliers overcame a 19-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the Boston Celtics 122-121 on Friday night.
NBA writer Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to discuss the beginning of the Cavaliers season, if he likes what he’s been seeing from the offense and big 3, how they match up against the Celtics on the road, and more.
Dion Waiters, who missed Monday’s win against New Orleans with a lower back contusion, returned to practice Thursday. Coach Blatt said Waiters looked good, and is probable to play tomorrow against the Celtics.
Tom Withers of the Associated Press joined Baskin & Phelps Wednesday to discuss Browns GM Ray Farmer’s comments to the media on Tuesday, the Cavaliers struggling in Portland, the Indians re-upping with manager Terry Francona, and more.
Cleveland Plain Dealer columnist Dennis Manoloff joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to discuss the show that was the Cavaliers opener, how he sees the team going forward, if the Browns will be able to play a solid game against Tampa Bay, and how he likes to celebrate Halloween.
Former Cavs player and TV analyst Campy Russell joined Baskin & Phelps to discuss how incredible the team’s home opener was, the theatrics of the league today compared to when he played, a story on how the talent of the Cavs team he played with finally meshed together, and more.