The Rights To Ricky Sanchez: The Sixers Podcast

The Basketball Jones was a legendary basketball podcast (based in Canada), which became The Starters, a show that had a six year run on NBA TV. Original TBJer (currently called The Free Agents) joined the pod to talk about the evolution of being a Raptors fan, last year’s championship, Kawhi, Vince Carter, the growth from The Basketball Jones to The Starters to today, and the Sixers.Live Ricky IV: Cashed Out with Mike Scott is on sale Friday at noon HERE.

You can subscribe to The Free Agents podcast here, and get Tas’ wife’s new cookbook here.

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Joel Embiid’s offseason has been quiet, we talk about that, as well as a big mailbag full of Sixers questions and a lot of other stuff. Josh Richardson’s role on offense and defense, Mike Scott’s Philly ice cream tour, Mike’s thoughts on reality television, which pre-process Sixers events would have been most fun to talk about on the podcast, and a lot more.

The presale for Live Ricky IV is WEDNESDAY, and to get the password, you need to sign up for the newsletter. Do it here. If you skip the presale, that’s cool, just get tickets Friday at noon HERE.

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Billy King traded for Ricky Sanchez. Also, Billy King was the Sixers general manager from 1998 until 2007, and then the Nets GM from 2010 until 2016, and a lot happened in those years. Drafting Andre Iguodala, trading Allen Iverson, the famous Celtics trade when he was with the Nets, as well as trading for Deron Williams. We talked to Billy about his time as GM of both teams, the current NBA climate, and Elton Brand’s hiring as Sixers GM, and their chances for an NBA title.

The presale for Live Ricky IV is WEDNESDAY, and to get the password, you need to sign up for the newsletter.

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The featured guest at Live Ricky IV will be Mike Scott! We talk about Mike, and the show, which is coming September 27th to the Franklin Music Hall. We also reveal the inductees for the 2019 Process Hall Of Fame, talk about the hiring of Roy Hibbert to the Player Development staff, 538's projection that the Sixers are the most likely team to win the Finals, and what to do in Syracuse. 

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Native Philadelphian Andy Greenwald is living the dream. He went from a media writer and podcaster on Grantland and The Ringer to actually creating his own TV show, Briarpatch. We talked about the new show, his Ringer podcast with Chris Ryan, his emo music book Nothing Feels Good, his attachment to Philadelphia sports and Joel Embiid, creating TV, music and movies in 2019, and whether Andy's jump to TV writer and producer means Mike can be on the Sixers. 

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Amos Lee is a successful singer, song writer, and is one of only two people to guest host the Ricky in Spike or Mike's absence. Amos joined the podcast to talk about the new pod's new intro song, his thoughts on the Sixers offseason, uniform, and owners, what life is like on the road, Toni Tony Tatone, Vallone's, take listener questions, and an odd connection between Bruce Hornsby and Allen Iverson.

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