Legendary Laker swingman, "Coop," lends his view on today’s NBA game in comparison to how basketball was played in the 1980s. From lighthearted comments to serious analytics he and a co-host Ari Temkin as well as guests including Showtime Lakers Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Magic Johnson, Pat Riley and Byron Scott, will discuss current basketball games both form a player and a coaches perspective.Known for his defensive skills, highlight dunks and tenacious defense, Coop will break down the do's and don’ts of the game of basketball. Coop shares a ‘view from the bench’ with intimate stories from the Laker days and from the WNBA, D-league and the Big 3 as a head coach. On occasion, current events in and around the sports world will also be covered e.g. behaviors off and on the court, the business of sports, travel youth ball, high school ball and his experience as a coach in the Big3. As the only person to win a championship, as either a coach or a player, in the NBA, WNBA, and the NBA D-League, Coop’s positive outlook on life and infectious personality is sure to provide unique and humorous insights as a podcaster.

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Showtime Podcast with Lakers Legend Michael Cooper Ep. 10 The Insane Story Behind the Coaches of Showtime Twitter: @ShowtimeCooper Powered by BetOnline.AG Coop and Ari Temkin discuss the return of the NBA, who the favorites are and what we think about the remainder of the 2020 season. Also, Coop discusses his least favorite part about

It can be expected that when Cam Newton enters the New England Patriots’ locker room he will command respect, and most likely the starting quarterback role. The 31-year-old former NFL MVP has nine years of starting experience, which clearly gives him an edge over sophomore Jarrett Stidham. Sierra Goodwill and Evan Lazar discuss whether or

The New England Patriots are signing former NFL MVP quarterback, Cam Newton, to a one-year deal, Adam Schefter reported Sunday night. Newton has agreed to a bare-minimum deal with a base salary of $1.05 million, which can reach $7.5 million with all the incentives. This creates a low-risk, high-reward situation for the Patriots. Newton joins

The New England Patriots put themselves in a low-risk, high-reward situation by signing Cam Newton to a one-year, minimum deal. The former NFL MVP hasn’t played up to that caliber since 2015 and has suffered a few injuries since. However, if he can channel some of the magic from that MVP season it could have

The NBA and NBPA finalized a comprehensive plan for the restart of the 2019-20 season in Orlando. However, it also came out on Friday that 16 of 302 players tested positive for COVID-19. This comes after many players have also decided to opt out of the restart for varying reasons and the state of Florida’s

The 2019-20 NBA season is unprecedented. A four month hiatus due to a global pandemic, only to have the season resumed in a bubble without fans, a shortened regular season and altered playoff format. With all of these factors under consideration, will the 2019-20 NBA Champion have an asterisk text to their name? Sierra Goodwill,

Showtime Podcast with Lakers Legend Michael Cooper Ep. 10 The Insane Story Behind the Coaches of Showtime Twitter: @ShowtimeCooper Powered by BetOnline.AG Coop and Ari Temkin discuss the 1980 season, Magic’s rookie year, and the loss of the father of Showtime Jack McKinney to a head injury that saw Paul Westhead become the coach. The

Prior to the NBA season shutting down due to Coronavirus, Jayson Tatum of the Celtics had emerged as the team’s top scorer and one of the best young player’s in the league. As the time to head down to Orlando approaches, some reports have surfaced that Tatum is weary of heading down over concerns as

Kyrie Irving has been one of the most outspoken NBA player’s speaking out against player’s returning to Orlando to finish the season inside of the bubble. Irving, who is already out for the season due to injury, has expressed concerns primarily regarding the ongoing fight for social justice in the country. Is Kyrie on the

The NBA released their 113-page safety protocol manual in anticipation of resuming the season inside of the ‘bubble’ at Walt Disney World in Orlando. The document included some rather strict guidelines that players and personell entering the bubble will be forced to adhere by. The question now becomes whether or not those in attendance will

The NBA is headed to Disney World! The leagues Board of Governors voted to approve the 22-team format and start date of July 31 down in Orlando to finish out the 2019-20 season. While most professional leagues are taking major steps towards resuming their seasons, the MLB is looking bleak. Ongoing disagreement between owners and

NBA commissioner is reportedly going to propose a 22-team format on Thursday for the NBA to resume its 2019-20 season. The proposal includes 16 teams already in playoff spots, six additional teams and a play-in tournament for the eighth seed. All 22 teams would first play eight regular season games for seeding purposes. Sierra Goodwill

America is Burning: NBA Legends Special with Coop, Cedric Maxwell and Bob McAdoo 0:31-1:47 – State of affairs in the country. How are things on the west coast versus the east coast?   1:48-5:26 – Bob McAdoo on growing up in times similar to the way things are now, being a black man in the

Recent reports from Brian Windhorst say the Boston Celtics will most likely offer Jayson Tatum a max contract this offseason. The 22-year-old all-star has definitely made a case for himself this season that he’s deserving of the big bucks, but what would that type of contract mean for the rest of the Celtics players? Sierra

The death of George Floyd by a law enforcement officer and ensuing nationwide protests has sparked a response by many professional sports leagues, coaches and players. The Boston Celtics saw four of its players participate in peaceful protest over the weekend and Brad Stevens released a statement condemning racial injustice of any kind. Sierra Goodwill,

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