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Creating Thunder in the Building

Creating Thunder in The Building By: Lawrence Brooks It’s no secret the OKC front office has an eye for talent.  Whether it’s by draft or trade, their roster always seems to have guys that can play.  Of course, Kevin Durant is a no-brainer (although he is forever a Seattle SuperSonic in my eyes).  But OKC [...]

By |2021-01-14T15:19:12-08:00January 14th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Don Vaden – Setting Yourself Up For Success (EP. 043)

DON VADEN -  SETTING YOURSELF UP FOR SUCCESS (EP. 43) In today’s episode, we sat down with President of Don Vaden InterActive Consulting and Former Vice President of Basketball Operations for the National Basketball Association and Director of Officials Don Vaden. Don worked for the NBA from 1988 until [...]

By |2021-01-08T14:54:16-08:00January 8th, 2021|PODCAST|0 Comments

Drew Watkins – The Man Behind the NBA Forever Commerical (Ep. 42)

DREW WATKINS - THE MAN BEHIND THE NBA FOREVER COMMERICAL (EP. 42) In today’s episode we sat down with Senior Vice President & Creative Director for Turner Sports & Bleacher Report Studios at WarnerMedia, Drew Watkins. He has worked at Turner sports for over 20 years and is an [...]

By |2021-01-06T15:29:10-08:00January 1st, 2021|PODCAST|0 Comments

The CBA and the 2021 Season with Larry Coon, Eric Pincus, and Bobby Marks (Ep. 41)

 THE CBA AND THE 2021 NBA SEASON WITH LARRY COON, ERIC PINCUS, AND BOBBY MARKS (EP. 41) Today the Sports Business Classroom Audio Experience is presenting part three of the CBA Webinar hosted by General Manager of SBC and instructor of the CBA Mastery Course, Larry Coon. This webinar [...]

By |2021-01-06T16:08:39-08:00December 16th, 2020|PODCAST|0 Comments

The Art of the Deal with Zenni Marketing Senior Marketing and Communications Expert Sean Pate (EP. 040)

SEAN PATE - THE ART OF THE DEAL (EP. 040) In episode 40, we sat down with Brand Communications Officer at Zenni Optical, Sean Pate. Sean is a senior marketing and communications expert and leads all external brand partnerships and communications for the online leader in prescription eyewear, Zenni [...]

By |2020-12-09T13:35:32-08:00December 9th, 2020|PODCAST|0 Comments

Obi Toppin selection puts pressure on Mitchell Robinson defensively

(Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images) Obi Toppin selection puts pressure on Mitchell Robinson defensively By: Daniel Lubofsky The New York Knicks brought in Obi Toppin with the No. 8 pick in the 2020 Draft, solidifying their frontcourt of the future along with Mitchell Robinson. Both provide the type of vertical spacing that is sure to [...]

By |2020-12-04T16:48:31-08:00December 3rd, 2020|News|0 Comments

What the heck happened with the Milwaukee Bucks?

(Photo Credit: Mistabeas) What the heck happened with the Milwaukee Bucks? By: Devin Zanskas Bucks fans were starting to wonder if their team was going to make a big splash on the trade market to respond to the disappointing conference semi-final loss and Giannis entering a contract year. When Chris Paul was traded to the [...]

By |2020-12-01T16:33:56-08:00December 1st, 2020|News|0 Comments

Free Agency and the CBA with Larry Coon, Eric Pincus, Ryan McDonough, Calida Taylor, and Dave DuFour (Ep. 39)

FREE AGENCY AND THE CBA WITH LARRY COON, ERIC PINCUS, RYAN MCDONOUGH, CALIDA TAYLOR AND DAVE DUFOUR (EP. 39) The Sports Business Classroom Audio Experience is presenting part two of the CBA Webinar hosted by General Manager of SBC and instructor of the CBA Mastery Course, Larry Coon. This [...]

By |2020-11-30T17:37:07-08:00November 27th, 2020|PODCAST|0 Comments

Dallas Were True Mavericks on Draft Night

Dallas Were True Mavericks on Draft Night By: Lawrence Brooks  The NBA has become more of a wing-oriented league and that’s exactly how Dallas tailored their draft night.  Thinking back to how their season ended against the Clippers it was clear they needed better wing play.  Having only one legit “3 and D” type of [...]

By |2020-11-25T12:36:10-08:00November 25th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Making Sense of the New CBA with Larry Coon, Eric Pincus, Ryan McDonough and Calida Taylor (EP. 038)

MAKING SENSE OF THE NEW CBA WITH LARRY COON, ERIC PINCUS, RYAN MCDONOUGH AND CALIDA TAYLOR - (EP. 038) Today the Sports Business Classroom Audio Experience is presenting the Salary Cap Webinar hosted by General Manager of SBC and instructor of the CBA Mastery Course, Larry Coon. In this [...]

By |2020-11-20T16:13:18-08:00November 20th, 2020|PODCAST|0 Comments

Rockets Off-Season Outlook

Rockets Off-Season Outlook By: Evan Siegel The Houston Rockets are among the more difficult NBA franchises to grasp from a managerial perspective. Now former general manager and head coach Daryl Morey and Mike D'Antoni are leaving a roster almost perfectly crafted for their specialties. D'Antoni's vision of an all-offense no-defense roster was matched by Morey's [...]

By |2020-11-19T12:24:50-08:00November 19th, 2020|News|0 Comments

DENNIS SCOTT – THE ROLE OF CONFIDENCE ON AND OFF THE COURT(EP. 037)

DENNIS SCOTT (EP. 037) In this episode of the Sports Business Classroom Audio Experience, host Beau Estes sits down with the GM of SBC, Larry Coon. Larry is a computer scientist and member of the IT department at the University of California, Irvine, but is known around the league [...]

By |2020-11-13T15:04:14-08:00November 13th, 2020|PODCAST|0 Comments

MAKING YOURSELF INVALUABLE WITH SBC GM LARRY COON (EP. 036)

MAKING YOURSELF INVALUABLE WITH SBC GM LARRY COON (EP. 036) In this episode of the Sports Business Classroom Audio Experience, host Beau Estes sits down with the GM of SBC, Larry Coon. Larry is a computer scientist and member of the IT department at the University of California, Irvine, but [...]

By |2020-11-06T16:56:55-08:00November 6th, 2020|PODCAST|0 Comments

The historic team that’s somehow slipped our minds

The historic team that’s somehow slipped our minds By: Devin Zanskas They have a top-three pick in the 2020 NBA Draft, significant players returning from injuries, and NBA Finals experience from just last season. Indeed, the team responsible for the three seasons before the 2019-2020 NBA campaign being commonly referred to as a “foregone conclusion”, [...]

By |2020-11-05T17:08:00-08:00November 5th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Explaining the true meaning of analytics

Explaining the true meaning of analytics By: Daniel Lubofsky To many, analytics can best be described as the route the NBA has taken towards the 3-point revolution it currently resides in. Though the league-wide increase in 3-point attempts certainly falls under the umbrella of the analytical impact, the reason why is far more complex than [...]

By |2020-11-04T16:18:56-08:00November 3rd, 2020|News|0 Comments