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Bulls + Clippers Mob’s Trade Deadline

As we continue our mock trade deadline series, Kaan takes control of the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Clippers while Will and Dj try to make deals. This was a fun episode to record and we hope you have just as much fun listening. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @TheBenchMobNBA

#170 The Future of the NBA

Kaan and Sydney were in attendance at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference where a variety of topics were discussed. Dj and Will also hop on and the guys discuss the future of the league.  They talk about how players are understanding the power that they’re wielding, tanking solutions becoming more and more complex, the […]

#169 Hawks + Thunder Mob’s Trade Deadline

Another double header trade deadline episode, this time we take control over the Atlanta Hawks and Oklahoma City Thunder. Kaan and DJ come together for a solid duet performance with Kaan taking on the Hawks GM role and DJ acclimating himself into OKC Front Office. A decent amount of trades were discussed here for teams […]

#168 Mob Panels: Just Getting Started

Mob Panels: Bringing together Mobbers, media, and listeners that are invested in various aspects of basketball. Whether it be writers and fans of a certain team, to GA’s on College programs, we’re going to bring multiple people on each of these episodes to talk about what they know best. For the 1st take, we brought […]

#167 Timberwolves/Hornets Mob’s Trade Deadline

The Trade Deadline has passed, but NBA front offices never stop evaluating the trade value of the players on their rosters, and neither will we. However, we are going with a new format with a double deadline. The deadlines will only be 10-15 minutes for each team and the cap run downs will remain the […]

Mega Mob’s Trade Deadline

2.5 Hour Deadline!! 7 Mobbers hop on a call, Kaan navigates the conversation and DJ, Will, Garrett, Dann, Charlie, and Jack take on 5 different teams and negotiate trades for 2.5 hours. Every single team has a trade negotiation, 25+ teams actually made some sort of move, and the landscape of the league has definitely […]