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Ep. 14: Bucks Mob’s Trade Deadline

2nd installment of the Mob’s Trade Deadline is here! Things got pretty wild as we went through a whole bunch of different trade scenarios for the Milwaukee Bucks this week. Dj Rekstad (@djrekstad) is our featured GM this week and he is joined by Kaan Erel (@KaaNBA _MTD) plus two 1st time Mobbers Liam Doyle […]

Ep. 13: Eric Pincus Joins The Bench Mob

The Bench Mob welcomes our good friend Eric Pincus to the pod to talk about our time together at Sports Business Classroom, how he fleeced Nate Duncan while predicting the Kyrie-IT trade, potential salary cap roles developing throughout the league, Laker’s storylines, the potential effect of Twitter in past eras, his DJ-ing career and much more. Kaan […]

Ep. 12: Carmelo To OKC!

EMRGENCY POD ALERT: Jack Newman, Tim Heaton, Will Pennington, and Justin Clareman jump on to talk instant reactions to the blockbuster trade of Carmelo Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder

Ep. 11: The Mob’s Champion Intro

Hey guys, we’re comin’ at you with another new series over here on The Bench Mob called The Mob’s Champion. This will be a 10 week series pitting the best players in the league against each other in a massive 64 player bracket. We split up the players, we came up with the seeds (with […]

Episode 10: Nuggets Mob’s Trade Deadline

We got something special for you guys starting this week, The Mock Trade Deadline pod series! Where one person acts as the GM of a team, this week it’s the Nuggets, and they make trades with the rest of the league. This was inspired by everyone’s favorite activity while we were at Sports Business Classroom, […]

Episode 9: Southwest Division Preview

The Mob is back with an in depth preview of the Southwest Division. Will the Pelicans make the playoffs? How will the Rockets star backcourt mesh? Are the Spurs finally goin to see an end to their 20 year long streak of winning 50 games? We discuss all that and more as Jack Newman (@Jnewm3) is […]

Episode 8: Potential Ideas for League Reform

Will Pennington (@WillRPennington) is joined by Jack Newman (@Jnewm3), Kaan Erel (KaaNBA_MTD), Derek Brooks (@D_bro22), and DJ Rekstad (@DjRekstad) to discuss potential changes (such as lottery reform) the NBA should look into. Follow us on Twitter @TheBenchMobNBA

Episode 6: Northwest Division Preview

Host Jack Newman (@JNewm3) is joined by Will Pennington (@WillRPennington), Kaan Erel (@KaaNBA_MTD), and DJ Rekstad (@DjRekstad) to discuss the best division in the NBA. Follow us on Twitter @TheBenchMobNBA

Episode 5: Game of Thrones Recap

Host Justin Clareman (@Claremooose) is joined by Will Pennington (@WillRPennington), DJ Rekstad (@Djrekstad), and resident GOT guru Mitch Libanoff (@Mitch_Libanoff) to discuss the Game of Thrones Season 7 Finale and our outlooks for the final season. Follow us on Twitter @TheBenchMobNBA