Stephen A Smith thinks so, but what does his own fan-base think?
We discuss the infamous nut kick and why NBA players have been so whiny this post-season.

[0:02:11] ... got a memo. We got a memorable for the playoffs and what Isiah Thomas did to me. We were told they can happen. Basketball and the let and let the people want playing you try to ...
[0:03:57] ... what was that day. Was at an Atlanta hawk. Is one guy. Ray Allen got them. In that area if he didn't flinch. Things. Column by lair and Ray Allen didn't actually get in the iron dog I could've got a meant if the guy didn't flinch eating it and I'll brash ...
[0:05:08] ... from DeMar DeRozan number nine overall pick. In the 2009 draft. And Kyle Lowry. A Lowry. Really patient player. Last night kept waiting for in the loses composure. Eating it as well as he played. There are some calls he didn't get. There were some fouls and that were called on hand that were bogus and he just kind of he just had the same pace. The entire game made some big shots. You guess how long it took a good player Kyle Lowry all star player. How long it took him average double digit. Per season in his career. I don't know how many years ...
[0:06:22] ... be an all star he'll never be this somebody said it about Kyle Lowry never be an all star. Only lobby and I'll start its first six years in the league. But now he's a very good player Chauncey Billups when he was here. And Rick Pitino gave up on him fifty games into his rookie year and he had to bounce ...






We discuss what it means for the B's
Get your tickets ready!
Inspired by David Ortiz' success at 40 we look at four other guys who did the same.
We close out the show with the best soundbites of the day.
We discuss the latest developments in the story that won't die (Deflategate) with the great Michael McCann of SI and UNH law school.

[0:00:01] ... and see if we can figure out what goes next year for Tom Brady. Our Michael McCann has been the preeminent analyst of this whole thing 491 days ago it all started by the way for ...
[0:01:59] ... what Ted Olson. And what Dupree come with those guys do for Tom Brady that state Jeffrey Kessler and the NFL PA could do for him. Technical and in particular. Is. Arguably the best appellate litigator ...
[0:04:17] ... because. If it judges picked escape with just about Roger Goodell and Tom Brady. And just about and I felt that an NFL players that's not good for Brady Brady needs to make that case I think also try to do that in the briefed. As general as possible this is not a but you know felt this is about labor management relations. We're talking to Michael McCann Sports Illustrated and SI dot com UNH law professor. About the filing expected this afternoon I don't know that it's been done officially yet but that. The appeal for Tom Brady's case let's play this out logistically here up first they asked for a re hearing from the three judge panel that's probably not gonna happen. They did ask for at a hearing and bomb to the thirteen judge panel let's say for the sake of our discussion they don't get the seven of thirteen that they need. Then all of a sudden Ruth Bader Ginsburg is in charge of whether Tom Brady plays opening day or not. Yet restraint system and in that. The most likely scenario. But he just sent dale that he ...
[0:06:43] ... much money were talking about here much is this. This defense. Costing Tom Brady in his side. Well yeah you know Mike by I don't think you can hear that the group of the union going ...






We discuss Joe Kelly's triumphant return from the DL, and why Michael isn't ready to back off of his stance on the pitcher just yet.

[0:03:22] ... get it absolutely happens and. And this is where there when when Goose Gossage and those guys in the old guys complain. About how soft we've become and how the modern game is nothing like it ...
[0:08:16] ... text line I was available to be at 37937. Michael what can Sports Illustrated SI dot com will join us at 315 to run through Tom Brady's. All legal options here but we dive right at the phone calls with you guys coming up next Galen Hollywood fort Sports ...




Dale, Michael and Jerry discuss the Celtics options with the third pick in the upcoming NBA draft, plus talk a little NBA semi-finals as we await word on whether Draymond Green will be suspended.

[0:00:40] ... with this panel think what this panel's. They had Cedric Maxwell. And Brian Scalabrine. In Jack in the moment. Talking about basketball and talking about the Celtics prospects and and there's there's one thing I was ...
[0:02:43] ... Not necessarily the most accomplished art music and Avery Bradley look at Isiah Thomas you look at markets mark all the guys who. Who can do a lot of things but a guy who's been natural ...
[0:08:08] ... today the first this agreement had to do with dream on green Golden State Warriors. Whether or not you thought his sub. Is kick to the baby maker. Was an intentional act and whether the NBA will ...





In honor of JBJ's 27 game hitting streak, we look back at four of the best hits from it.