Casey receiving direct orders from Paul Allen
Casey Holdahl (Blazers beat writer, ForwardCenter.net) join us this week to discuss Lillard’s All-Star snub, Batum’s return to Portland, trade deadlines, and life travelling with the team.
All that, plus high-end sneakers,Blazers named Gerald, and Chris Kaman’s hobbies.
#57: Casey Holdahl
Ian re-enacts The Creation of David (photo cred: pdxmonthly.com)
Back after a winter-break hiatus, the Citizens are joined by Ian Karmel (stand-up comedy, Late Late Show, Portland Mercury) to discuss being a Blazer fan in L.A., coaching around the league, trade deadline thoughts, and in-flight entertainment.
#56: Ian Karmel
(photo via The Columbian)
After watching the Timbers win the MLS Cup Final (and a heartfelt congrats), the Citizens look at the Blazers successes and failures in light of our city’s 2nd championship. We break down losses to the Mavs and Clippers and wins over the T-Wolves and Paces, discuss Allen Crabbe’s role moving forward, and put together our all-time Blazer fan favorite team.
Then we review the documentary Winning Time, dish out some fantasy advice, and do some NBA trivia on German-born players.
#55: Rip City Till I Die
The legend is almost complete. (photo cred: Turkish Airlines)
This week the Citizens discuss Kobe Bryant’s retirement announcement, get nostalgic about the Lakers/Blazers rivalry, and respond to a voicemail about trading C.J. McCollum.
Plus, we review another basketball podcast, quiz each other on Blazers/Lakers stuff, and ponder our favorite Kobe moments.
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#54: Lakers and Leftovers