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From NBA related topics to norms and rituals of the sport, two basketball fanatics from Toronto debate, discuss, and debunk everything that has to do with that game where people dribble a leather sphere for 48 minutes. Join these two amateur basketball experts, as Boni attempts to complete a thought, while Felix flourishes in Spanglish. Will you understand the words that are coming out of their mouths?
 
FULL COURT PRESS is a podcast by 3 guys who live and breathe talking smack about the NBA. You can expect a mix of analysis, banter, attempted humour and regular segments with no sugar coating. It’s for those who like epic blocks, mad handles, Mike Breen, Marv Albert and White Men Can't Jump. It’s not for those who like Joey Crawford. To get in contact or send us hate mail go to fullcourtpressnba@gmail.com or search “fcppodcast” on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Come get a taste......
 
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Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce in Boston; LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh in Miami; Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson in Golden State; these players are just a handful of trios within the past decade or so. But what about the pioneers that came before them? In this episode, Boni and Felix will be discussing trios through…
 
The backcourt in the NBA is so vital and mandatory in today's game. The majority of stars in the league are in the backcourt: Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum; Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson; Russell Westbrook and Bradley Beal; Kyrie Irving, and James Harden. But what about backcourt duos this season that are under the radar? In this episode, Boni a…
 
"We're no strangers to love. You know the rules, and so do I..." Getting Rickrolled is very annoying, but Boni and Felix promise they will not disappoint you. In this episode, the two Toronto natives will explore a handful of basketball players that were one-hit wonders throughout NBA history. Follow us on Instagram: @fullcourtpress.to Like & Share…
 
It's that time in the NBA season where your loyalty as fans is brought to the forefront. The trade deadline is approaching and we're expected to see some changes in the NBA landscape. Blake Griffin is now on the Brooklyn Nets, but where will other standout basketball players land? Andre Drummond, LaMarcus Aldridge, and Kyle Lowry are just a handful…
 
In continuation of the draft series, Boni and Felix devise a basketball team by selecting the best three-point shooters throughout NBA history. As they stay true to their selected players position on the court, Boni and Felix also discuss the outlandish attitudes NBA referees have against current NBA players. Follow us on Instagram: @fullcourtpress…
 
It's that time in the NBA season where star-caliber basketball players become household names. LeBron James, Kevin Durant, and Kleenex. Whether you're a fan of the Skills Challenge, the Slam Dunk Contest or the 3-Point Shooting Contest, know that the NBA All-Star 2021 weekend will either be so so good or just blatantly terrible. Join Boni and Felix…
 
Throughout the decade of the 2010's, the NBA and the game of basketball were pushing forth a new style of play: small ball and the 3-pointer. The Miami Heat, San Antonio Spurs, Golden State Warriors, and the Toronto Raptors, took advantage of their backcourt play during this period, which solidified a championship for their respective franchise. Ju…
 
The hardest decade to win an NBA championship was in the 1990's. It's definitive that Michael Jordan's presence disrupted the chances of many NBA stars throughout that era. But how would their legacy change, if they won a championship? Join these two Toronto natives as Boni and Felix go back in time and discuss NBA superstars that never won a champ…
 
Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen; Shaquille O'Neal and Penny Hardaway; Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson; LeBron James and Dwyane Wade; Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant; Tim Duncan and Tony Parker. These are just a handful of the NBA duos that basketball fans know and love. The Batman and Robin relationships, as well as the drama that comes out of t…
 
If you ever played NBA2K, then you know that you can partake in the MyPlayer / MyCareer mode. Well guess what? There is no need to spend your VC (virtual currency) at SWAG's or on making your player a 99 overall. Erase everything you know about MyPlayer / MyCareer. Because conversing about it is better (or LIT as the kids say). Inspired by Shea Ser…
 
A year ago, basketball fans around the world lost a giant in sports history. Not only was he considered one of the greatest to ever play the game, but he was just about to embark on a journey even he knew was greater than him. In this tribute episode, Boni and Felix will be celebrating the life of the Black Mamba, Kobe Bryant. Tune in as the Toront…
 
So James Harden is on the Brooklyn Nets, Victor Oladipo is on the Houston Rockets, the Cleveland Cavaliers have skyscrapers as a roster, and Caris LeVert is an Indiana Pacer. However, LeVert discovered he has a small mass in his kidney upon his trade to Indiana from Brooklyn. Whether this mass in his kidney is benign or malignant (results not in as…
 
Remember the days when Tamagachi's and Nintendo 64 games were the best thing around? Well get ready to dive into some nostalgia as Boni and Felix discuss a handful of 1990's and 2000's fads and trends. They also share their favourite NBA teams from this period, and how it has shaped the way basketball fans around the world appreciate the game today…
 
In this episode, Boni and Felix take a deep dive in reliving the moments and the accomplishments of the "Chosen One" a.k.a. LeBron James. As the end of an era is among us, Boni and Felix will attempt to put to rest the universal G.O.A.T. debate: Michael Jordan or LeBron James? SUMMARY - 1ST HALF Discussion of this week's games, teams, and players i…
 
In this episode, Boni and Felix discuss the first week of games that took place in the NBA 2020-21 season, who they think will be the face of the league when LeBron James retires, their favourite signature moves in their "Full Timeout" segment, and if Felix can annunciate saying "Rodman's rebounds." Follow us on Instagram: @fullcourtpress.to Like &…
 
As the NBA 2020-21 season is about to begin, Boni and Felix share their perspectives on the winners and losers of the NBA 2020-21 draft/offseason, as well as their award predictions. From covering their earliest memory of loving the game, to figuring out what the hell is up with the Houston Rockets, and ending off their newborn episode with a "Full…
 
Donovan Mitchell or Devin Booker? We get into that. Also, why are the Jazz in the middle of the pack defensively? How are they top 3 in both eFG% and TS% and not more elite on offense? The Suns seem a bit on track for the first time in quite a while. What do we make of them that might be sustained going forward? The Raptors are such a smart team an…
 
The Andre Drummond era is over in Detroit. The NBA era of Christian Wood is materializing. What did we learn within him, Brown, Svi and Sekou this week? In Brooklyn Spencer Dinwiddie and Caris LeVert are serving as semi-permanent understudies to Kyrie and KD. How is that going? Not awesome. Are you souring on Bradley Beal? We are not. Would we pau …
 
Full Court Press NBA Podcast Episode 155 Celtics Grizzlies Pelicans Analysis To begin, we try to share a bit of how the tragedy that took the lives of nine people, including Kobe Bryant, impacted us and the way we see the important people in our lives. The Celtics are building up to be a real force to deal with in the Eastern Conference. Why do we …
 
The Heat have already won 30 games. But their rotation has a few players that make us question if they can continue at their current win rate without roster changes. Why is that? The Spurs aren’t special on either end of the court but they are fun to watch. Do they have any capacity for improvement? Did we learn anything at all watching the Thunder…
 
The Nuggets are settled back into the top of the Western Conference standings. Are they better than they were last year? The Mavericks are a year ahead of plan, clearly. How good is the group of players they have put around Luka Doncic? What’s up with the play of Doncic in the fourth quarter? Is everything fine in Atlanta or is the franchise on fir…
 
Full Court Press NBA Podcast Episode 152 Rockets Pacers Bulls Analysis We know more about how the Rockets want to play with Westbrook on the roster. Capella continues to offer increasing value. They have a (statistically) phenomenal offense and average defense. What more did we see? The Pacers are fascinating in how they handle Sabonis plus Turner …
 
The Heat got a top-12 player in Jimmy Butler and moved on from Hassan Whiteside. The rest of the changes were largely made at the margins. Can they return a top-10 defense? Do they have enough shooting to surround Butler? Is Justise Winslow ready to take a significant step? The Blazers new roster is loaded with guards and bigs and now much in the w…
 
The Magic returned to the playoffs last year under the leadership of Steve Clifford. The are bringing just about everyone back with the sole veteran addition of Al-Faruq Aminu. The should only get better, right? It may very well depend upon whether the youngsters Mo Bamba and Markelle Fultz being allowed to play through mistakes. The Grizzlies move…
 
The Boston Celtics were mentally broken at the end of last season. Now the Brooklyn Nets have signed up to deal with the things that come along with Kyrie Irving. Kemba Walker is now the third elite offensive point guard Brad Stevens has had on his team. Will it be a seamless transition? Having lost both Al Horford and Aaron Baynes what will they d…
 
In this episode interesting offseason moves made by the Charlotte Thunder and the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Hornets saw Kemba depart for Boston and brought in former Celtics guard Terry Rozier. How does that set them up for short term or long term prospects of winning? Also how does the loss of Kemba impact the development timelines of Miles Bridg…
 
In this episode interesting offseason moves made by the Atlanta Hawks and the Utah Jazz. The Hawks spent a ton of draft capital to acquire De’Andre Hunter and later drafted Cam Reddish. Despite the fact that their best defensive players and best shooters from last season have moved on some expect them to make the playoffs. Is that at all realistic?…
 
Two of the bigger winners in July free agency were the Philadelphia 76ers and the Los Angeles Clippers. In this episode Glen and Dane discuss which team will have the better defense in the 2019-2020 NBA season. Why the Sixers still might need more playmaking and shooting and why the Clippers absolutely still need to add another center to the roster…
 
In this episode we review the interesting offseason(s) that the two teams that played in the NBA finals a few months back have had to navigate. The Toronto Raptors are largely running it back without Kawhi Leonard. Can Pascal Siakam pick up enough offensive workload to make them relevant in the Eastern Conference this season? The Warriors lost a ho…
 
Chicago has an exciting group of young players but a lot of observers seem excited about them as a team to move up significantly in the standings this season. Do Dane and Glen see it that way? Also, is there any reason to think the Bulls and Kris Dunn will reach agreement on an extension before October deadline? In Dallas it's all about Luka Doncic…
 
The Nets were one of the big winner this offseason using two maximum contract slots to lure Kyrie Irving and an injured Kevin Durant to Brooklyn. They have been a darling of the league the last few seasons punching, at times, above their weight with a combination of a solid culture and ascending players such as Spencer Dinwiddie and Caris LaVert. N…
 
Many observers seem to think the Wizards will be the worst team in the NBA this season. Glen is not buying that, why? What even should the objective be for Washington? Few people seem to notice that Isaiah Thomas is likely to be the starting point guard for this team, that should be a bigger story. The Timberwolves have, once again, done a full res…
 
There seems to be a lot of optimism in Detroit about the Pistons. They added Derrick Rose but not much shooting and offensive firepower otherwise. The got basically full seasons from Blake Griffin and Reggie Jackson last season. How likely is that to be replicated? We like Bruce Brown quite a bit. What are our expctations? In Sacramento the Kings a…
 
The Indiana Pacers were extremely resourceful this offseason after seeing many of their key players from last season moved on. The pounced om Malcolm Brogdon with a sign and trade and nabbed TJ Warren when the Phoenix Suns were looking to create cap space for some reason. Victor Oladipo is not likely to be back until some time in 2020. Can they con…
 
The NBA landscape after July free agency and trades. How many true contenders are there? How many teams are just 1 or 2 in season moves from making themselves a contender? Which teams were to aggressive as the field opened up in a real way for the first time in several years? All of this and more.@willis_glen@DaneMooreNBALearn more about your ad ch…
 
Greg and Glen provide on the events of the first several days of 2019 free agency. Horford to the Sixers. Kyrie and KD to the Nets. Brogdon to the Pacers and the residual impact on Milwaukee and India. The Jazz loading up. The Pelicans being the “new Celtics… a team with two viable timelines. All of this and more.Learn more about your ad choices. V…
 
Greg and Glen provide evaluations on 8 draft prospects. Grant Williams, Nic Claxton, Keldon Johnson, Cam Johnson, KZ Okpala, Bruno Fernando, PJ Washington and Isaiah Roby.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoicesBy Lineups
 
Greg and Glen provide evaluations on 8 draft prospects. Coby White, Cam Reddish, Nassir Little, Sekou Doumbouya, Jaxson Hayes, Goga Bitazde, Brandon Clarke and Rui Hachimura.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoicesBy Lineups
 
The Toronto Raptors now lead the NBA Finals 2-1 over the Golden State Warriors. The Raptors have a chance with the shorthanded Warriors to take a commanding lead with a possible game 4 win. Greg and Glen review game 3 and preview game 4.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoicesBy Lineups
 
Full Court Press NBA Podcast Episode 133 NBA Finals PreviewGlen, Greg and Dane preview the NBA Finals series between the Toronto Raptors and the Golden State Warriors.@LawtonWillis@DaneMooreNBA@willis_glenLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoicesBy Lineups
 
The Eastern Conference Finals are now tied 2-3 between the Milwaukee Bucks and the Toronto Raptors. Glen and Greg provide analysis of games 3 and 4. They also talk about things they will be watching closely in the early minutes of game 5.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoicesBy Lineups
 
Glen and Greg recap the first two games of the Western Conference Finals series between the Golden State Warriors and the Portland Trail Blazers and the first game of the Eastern Conference Finals series between the Milwaukee Bucks and the Toronto Raptors.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
A deep preview of the Eastern Conference Finals series between the Milwaukee Bucks and the Toronto Raptors and the Western Conference Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Portland Trail Blazers by Glen and DaneLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoicesBy Lineups
 
Glen and Dane check in on the 2nd round of the NBA playoffs. Are the Celtics done? Who will take control of the Toronto-Philadelphia series? What's happening after both series out west reach 2-2?This and more.@presspodcast@willis_glen@DaneMooreNBALearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
Glen drops a solo pod providing analysis of all four NBA semi-conference finals. How did the Sixers get a win in Toronto in game 2? Are the Bucks in control of their series with the Celtics after a game two victory? Is anything worth discussing apart from officiating re the Warriors Rockets series? Denver missed almost ALL of their shots in their g…
 
Glen and Greg share and talk about the 10 players that make up the 2018-19 All Full Court Press Team. They are mostly familiar names. But we talk about what sets them apart from other players.All of this and more.@presspodcast @LawtonWillis @willis_glen @DaneMooreNBALearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
 
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