The 4 SZNS Podcast’s Ryan Magdziarz and Zak Noble sit down with rising NBA writer and analyst Oliver Maroney to discuss life as a famous NBA personality, the developement of the Big 3, and buying or selling NBA teams.
4 SZNS feat. Oliver Maroney
1:35- Dime Uproxx vs Slam Magazine
3:00- He discusses his career path. How did he get to where he is today.
5:32- Baby-faced assassin and the benefits of starting at an early age
7:30- How a reporter builds his relationships with players, coaches and management, as well as maintaining those relationships.
9:12- How does Oliver create his unique writing style? What are his thoughts on the eye test versus analytics and stats debate?
11:35- How did he get involved with the Big 3 and The Big 3 Podcast Show. What is it like putting together an episode
14:55- First-year growth and thoughts
16:43- Best friends with Ice Cube and Michael Rapaport
20:36- Metta World Peace joins the Big 3. What was it like adding the outspoken, former NBA player, and what does he add to the group.
21:52- What changes and improvements can we expect to see and hear in the second season of the Big 3
24:25- Basketball in Kansas City
24:55- Buy Or Sell: Detroit Pistons. Have they turned the corner?
29:04- Orlando Magic, can they make the playoffs?
33:15- New York Knicks, is this the turning point of the franchise?
37:21- Charlotte Hornets
39:45- Denver Nuggets
44:40- Utah Jazz
48:27- Oklahoma City Thunder, are they true contenders?
53:36- Top 5: Big 3 player wishlist
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Caption: WASHINGTON, OCTOBER 20 – Detroit Pistons guard Avery Bradley (22) scores against the Washington Wizards on October 20, 2017 at the Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. The Washington Wizards defeated the Detroit Pistons, 115 -111. (Photo by Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Sport)