ESPN's Brian Windhorst on Jimmy Butler Drama, LeBron James’ Fit With Lakers, and the Sports Media Landscape (Ep. 106)


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On this episode of The HoopsHype Podcast, Alex Kennedy is joined by ESPN’s Brian Windhorst. They discuss the Jimmy Butler saga, including what Windhorst saw firsthand while covering the Timberwolves-Cavaliers game on Friday. They also discuss the Lakers’ expectations for this year, how LeBron James fits with his supporting cast and whether they'll look to make a trade. They also break down Kemba Walker’s dominance through three games and how he’s making it very difficult for the Charlotte Hornets to trade him. Finally, they discuss the sports media landscape, the player/media relationship, the rise of The Athletic and life at ESPN.

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