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Light Years: A Golden State Warriors Pod

English, Basketball, 1 season, 778 episodes, 6 days, 1 hour, 20 minutes
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Light Years is dedicated to talking Golden State Warriors Basketball, the NBA, and everything else -- hosted by experts Saam Esfandiari and Andy Liu from WarriorsWorld.
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What Joe Lacob's Latest Comments Tell Us About the Warriors' Future

Sam discusses Joe Lacob's comments about Podz, their analytical trade process and how past draft failures informed their new data driven approach. Later (18:10) Sam discusses his ideal starting lineup for Team USA and (22:46) the remaining available free agents who might fit GSW. Host: Sam Esfandiari Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/21/202428 minutes, 12 seconds
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Lauri for Podz or Kuminga?!

Sam discusses Lauri Markannen rumors and the Utah Jazz wanting Podz. (16:33) If the Warriors traded Podz what does that mean for Kuminga? Host: Sam Esfandiari Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/17/202424 minutes, 20 seconds
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Summer League Vibes

Sam and Andy discuss the Warrior's summer league. Is this the best team they've assemble for summer league? (15:15) They discuss how the team has recently approached free agency and roster construction and later (23:07) more Lauri Markkanen updates. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/15/202431 minutes, 46 seconds
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Team USA v. Canada Live: Steph is Back

Sam and Andy discuss their early impressions of Team USA and the Steph/LeBron pairing. Do they need to make lineup changes?  (19:49) They discuss the California Classic and what we think Podz is working on in Summer League. (33:40) Later we take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/11/202448 minutes, 7 seconds
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Is Lauri Markkanen a Good Fit For The Warriors? ft. Bleacher Report's Andy Bailey

Sam is joined by Bleacher Reports's Andy Bailey to discuss everything Lauri Markkanen. (3:50) How would he fit with the Warriors? (18:43) Will Utah actually trade him and what would they want in return? Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Andy Bailey Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/10/202434 minutes, 57 seconds
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Steph Curry Speaks at Team USA Camp + A Dormant Trade Market

Sam and Andy discuss the stagnant trade market and how it's impacting teams across the league. (24:06) Later, they react to Steph speaking about Klay being traded and (26:40) whether he'll be a Warrior for life. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/9/202433 minutes, 28 seconds
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What DeRozan to the Kings means for GSW and Steph Joins Team USA

Sam discusses the Kings acquiring Demar DeRozan. Should Warriors have gone for DeRozan? (8:05) What the DeRozan trade says about Lauri Markannen, (17:47) Why the Mikal Bridges trade matters regarding Lauri Markannen, (23:34) How Lauri would help Kuminga, and lastly (27:02) Team USA starting lineup predictions. Host: Sam Esfandiari Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/7/202432 minutes, 49 seconds
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Lauri Watch Day 6: What Are Dunleavy and the Warriors Cooking?!

Sam and Andy discuss the Buddy Hield trade being official and Warriors' Front Office creativity. (13:53) Media reports on potential Lauri Markkanen trade. (18:10) How long are you willing to wait on a Lauri deal before you pivot? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/6/202434 minutes, 15 seconds
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Buddy Hield is a Warrior. New Coaches, More Klay Reports and Lauri Watch

Sam and Andy react to the Buddy Hield sign & trade, Mike Dunleavy’s creativity, and whether this was always the best path forward. (11:50) They discuss Terry Stotts and Jerry Stackhouse coaching hires. (19:43) The new ESPN article on Klay Thompson and where it all went wrong. Finally (28:58) Lauri Markkanen, Spurs or Warriors, breakdown of picks and offers. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/4/202440 minutes, 47 seconds
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Free Agency Day 3: Klay Says Goodbye, No Kuminga for PG, and the Warriors Sign Kyle Anderson

Warriors say goodbye to Klay. (7:10) Did the Warriors offer Kuminga for Paul George? (16:44) Sam and Andy react to the Warriors signing Kyle Anderson. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/3/202427 minutes, 36 seconds
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Free Agency Day 2: Klay Officially Gone! Melton to GSW. Lauri Markkanen?!

Sam and Andy react to Klay officially joining the Mavs. (7:37) De’Anthony Melton joins the Warriors. (18:59) Could the Warriors be trading for Lauri Markkanen? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/2/202438 minutes, 1 second
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Free Agency Day 1

Sam and Andy react to an ugly first day of free agency for the Warriors and (24:07) take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/1/20241 hour, 24 minutes, 31 seconds
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Klay Likely Gone and PG Opts Out

Sam reacts to the report of Klay Thompson leaving and Paul George opting out of his contract leaving the Warriors high and dry. Host: Sam Esfandiari Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/30/202421 minutes, 3 seconds
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Chris Paul Option Pushed Back + Free Agency Countdown

Chris Paul opts in. (4:01) Paul George rumors and (13:21) what about the Nuggets? Host: Sam Esfandiari Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/29/202424 minutes, 48 seconds
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Warrior Draft Reactions + Free Agency Countdown

Sam and Andy discuss Warriors draft day moves. (18:21) Chris Paul, option deadline and the anxiety of free agency. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/28/202435 minutes, 45 seconds
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Paul George to the Warriors?!

Sam and Andy discuss the draft, the trade market and are picks overrated or underrated? (15:48) Next Paul George rumors. Are you buying or selling? Finally (26:18) Goon calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/27/202447 minutes, 15 seconds
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Free Agency Preview With Anthony Slater

Anthony Slater joins the show to talk about where the Warriors and (5:02) Klay stand and (33:25) the likeliness of the Warriors making a trade this offseason. Later (41:59) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Anthony Slater Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/25/20241 hour, 9 minutes, 37 seconds
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Caruso Traded! Where Do The Warriors Go From Here?

Sam breaks down the Chicago Bulls trading Alex Caruso. Could the Warriors have acquired him? What does it say about the Warriors' assets and trade market? Host: Sam Esfandiari Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/21/202419 minutes, 8 seconds
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Warriors-Bulls: Trade Partners?

Sam and Andy are joined by CHGO’s Will Gottleib to discuss his report that the Warriors almost traded for Alex Caruso. What does he think of Lavine to GSW? Generally are the Warrior/Bulls good trade partners?  Later (26:35) the boys discuss if they’d be ok with Klay leaving to facilitate a trade. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Will Gottleib Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/20/202441 minutes, 42 seconds
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What Would You Do?!

Sam and Andy discuss what they would do if they were Warriors GM/President/Czar.  (10:05) Andy's Trade Proposal  (25:58) Sam's Trade Proposal (45:25) Calls from the goons Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/19/20241 hour, 10 minutes, 27 seconds
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Klay Thompson Testing Free Agency feat. Jason Dumas

Sam is joined by KRON4's Jason Dumas to discuss reports Klay Thompson will test free agency. Is it more about money or years? Which team wants him? What are our predictions? Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Jason Dumas Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/18/202440 minutes, 57 seconds
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Jerry West's Warriors Legacy and Aftermath.

Sam and Andy are joined by GSW FastBreak’s Adam Lauridsen to discuss the Warriors legacy of Jerry West. Next (20:30) they discuss Warriors post-Jerry West era. Lastly (31:05) they discuss what this offseason might bring with Klay’s free agency. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Adam Lauridsen Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/15/202442 minutes, 58 seconds
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Jerry West's Warriors Legacy and Aftermath

Sam and Andy are joined by GSW FastBreak’s Adam Lauridsen to discuss the Warriors legacy of Jerry West. Next (20:30) they discuss Warriors post-Jerry West era. Lastly (31:05) they discuss what this offseason might bring with Klay’s free agency. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Adam Lauridsen Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/15/202434 minutes, 13 seconds
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Offseason Chatter ft: River Brown from Pick a Side

Sam is joined by River Brown from Pick a side Podcast to discuss Warriors offseason dilemma. Does he believe the Warriors still have the ability to make one last run? Kuminga's ceiling? Would Ingram or Lauri Markannen make sense?  Later they discuss Podz and the rest of the NBA landscape. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: River Brown Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/12/202434 minutes, 13 seconds
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Favorite Warriors NBA Finals Moments

Sam and Andy reflect on their favorite moments from each Warriors finals as the Celtics look like they are in command. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/11/202444 minutes, 13 seconds
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Learnings from Game 1: Kuminga/Jaylen Brown Comps, Porzingis Trade and Klay

Sam and Andy discuss Jaylen Brown’s awesome Game 1 and Jonathan Kuminga comps. Next (19:25) they discuss if Warriors could have traded for Porzingis and if they’re still an attractive destination. Lastly they discuss Klay’s contract situation. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/8/202446 minutes, 57 seconds
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Who Are The Next PJ Washington or Daniel Gafford? Warrior Trade Targets

KRON 4's Jason Dumas joins Sam and Andy to discuss trade targets on non-playoff teams. Who could be the next PJ Washington or Daniel Gafford? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Jason Dumas Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/5/202437 minutes, 17 seconds
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Off-Season Targets ft Niko

Sam is joined by NikoTaughtYou to discuss the most recent Warriors free agent reports. No Ingram, interest in Jimmy Butler and is Lavine a sleeper option? Later (22:38) they discuss finals predictions.  Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Niko Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/3/202433 minutes, 38 seconds
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Guy Haberman Joins Light Years to talk NBA, NFL and More

Guy Haberman joins Light Years to discuss how the NFL/NBA parallels in role players, if there are no more dynasties in NBA and how that bodes for the Warriors next year. Next (25:58) they discuss the potential end of Inside the NBA and differences in NFL and NBA broadcasts. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Guy Haberman Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/31/202448 minutes, 59 seconds
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Light Years Live: Playoff Learnings and Hope

Sam and Andy discuss their takes on the playoffs and (7:02) why the parity gives them hope the Warriors can return. Later they take questions. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/29/202447 minutes, 46 seconds
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The Next Trayce with Ant Wright

Sam is joined by Ant Wright to relive his correct prediction of Trayce Jackson-Davis to GSW.  What players in this draft might be next TJD? (27:15) Is this a weak draft or are there hidden gems? Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Ant Wright Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/27/202443 minutes, 3 seconds
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Warriors Offseason Priorities with Damon Bruce

Sam and Andy are joined by Damon Bruce to discuss the state of the Warriors. Do they go for it or not. (15:35) Do you believe in Jonathan Kuminga? (34:26) What about Moses Moody? How do you feel about Lacob and the front office? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Damon Bruce Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/24/20241 hour, 8 minutes, 47 seconds
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Podz Makes All Rookie + Young Guy Stock Check

Sam is joined by GiftedHoops to discuss Podziemski making all rookie and our thoughts on his upside. (11:43) We discuss Trayce Jackson-Davis, (20:40) Jonathan Kuminga and (30:21) Moses Moody. Finally we discuss who we might consider trading them for; Lauri Markkanen? MPJ? Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: GiftedHoops Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/22/202453 minutes, 7 seconds
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Warriors Trade Targets + Game 7 Reactions

Sam and Andy discuss the conference semifinals and how Minnesota beating Denver put into perspective how impressive GSW’s run was.  (17:20) Then they discuss if the Warriors can find the right guy in the wrong situation this offseason. (38:49) Finally, they take calls from the goons.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/20/202448 minutes, 20 seconds
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Should The Warriors Trade For Jarrett Allen?

Sam and Aaron discuss building around Steph in 2024 and (34:55) if the Warriors should trade for Jarrett Allen? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/18/202439 minutes, 3 seconds
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Gobert v. Draymond and Who Might Be The Next Wiggins?

Sam is joined by The Athletic’s Dave DuFour to discuss Draymond v. Gobert. Next (14:37) they discuss who might be next Andrew Wiggins or Aaron Gordon: the next miscast former lottery pick who might do well with a change of scenery/role. Finally (24:01) Dave opines on what GSW needs to do with Kuminga. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Dave DuFour Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/16/202430 minutes, 27 seconds
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Warriors Lose Draft Lotto

Sam and Andy go live after Thunder/Mavs and discuss playoff observations. Next (17:49) we discuss Warriors not having a pick. Are we mad or ok with it? Finally (29:05) we discuss Brandon Ingram rumors and if he fits GSW. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/14/202440 minutes, 13 seconds
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Free Agency and 2nd Apron Talk with Danny Leroux

Sam and Andy are joined by RealGM, Dunc’d On and The Athletic’s Danny Leroux to discuss Warriors FA options.  How does the 2nd apron work? (6:50) Can they trade Chris Paul’s contract? Later (20:52) they discuss what Danny would do with Klay’s impending free agency and (38:47) his favorite mid level options. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Danny Leroux Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/10/202443 minutes, 17 seconds
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Second Round Matchups and Klay Rumors

Sam and Andy discuss the second round matchups and Wolves/Thunder envy. (17:29) They discuss Klay rumors with Orlando and (26:10) Paul George rumors. Finally (38:20) they take your free agency calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/8/20241 hour, 2 minutes, 58 seconds
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Dawn of a New Era? with Hoop Genius

Sam is joined by Mo Mooncey of Hoop Genius podcast to discuss if this is the dawn of a new era in NBA with Anthony Edwards?  What would Mo do with Moody and Kuminga? (19:13) Does he like Ingram, Lauri or any of older FAs for GSW? (27:50) and what to do with Klay? Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Mo Mooncey Producer: Tim Angan  Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/6/202441 minutes, 19 seconds
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KD Reunion?!

Sam and Andy discuss if there's a real possibility of a KD-Warriors reunion.  Would they want it? How good would GSW be? (17:08) What else would they need to put around the team?  (29:14) Later they discuss the upcoming Wolves/Nuggets series. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/3/202438 minutes, 33 seconds
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LeBron, Ingram or KD to GSW? Warrior Trade Options. Who Says No?!

Andy and Sam discuss the Golden State Warriors chances at reuniting with Kevin Durant, trading for Brandon Ingram, or teaming up Stephen Curry and (20:14) LeBron James for their farewell tour. Then (stamp) they take goon calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/1/20241 hour, 1 minute, 34 seconds
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Playoff Talk with Jason Dumas

Sam is joined by Jason Dumas of KRON 4 to discuss where the Warriors stand in the West. How big an acquisition do they need? (16:39) They discuss player development and (24:36) the playoffs as a whole, who we like/dislike and IF Lebron to the Warriors has real legs. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Jason Dumas Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/29/202434 minutes, 4 seconds
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Playoff Observations From The Couch

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors-less Playoffs. What’s it like seeing playoffs dominated by players from 2020 and 2021 draft?  (16:35) Is small ball dead. (20:07) Why Spoelstra is so much better than every other coach. (27:28) Does depth matter as much as top 5 fit Are Warriors more than 1 player away? And more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/26/202436 minutes, 8 seconds
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Where Do The Warriors Go From Here?! With Ethan Strauss

Sam and Andy are joined by the House of Strauss' Ethan Strauss to discuss where the Warriors go from here.  Can they even get back into contention? If so, how do they? (34:18) They discuss the inevitability of the current Nuggets v. 2017 Warriors. Finally (46:12) they discuss what to do with Klay. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Ethan Strauss Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/24/202456 minutes, 10 seconds
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Warriors Media and Spite Playoffs

Sam and Andy react to Mike Dunleavy’s end of season press conference. Next (14:47) they discuss who they are rooting for to win (or lose) in the playoffs. Finally (22:50) your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/19/20241 hour, 5 minutes, 35 seconds
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GSW/Kings Post Game: Warriors Eliminated!

Sam and Andy have a Warriors season post mortem after a play-in loss to the Kings. Was this the last time we see the core 3 play together? Later they discuss the second timeline dilemma and if the dynasty put them behind the curve. Next (16:06) they take calls from the goons.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/17/20241 hour, 46 seconds
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Warriors v. Kings Play-In Preview

Sam and Andy discuss Warriors v. Kings Play-in game. Is this the same match up as before? How have teams changed?  Later (17:06) they discuss who might start. Finally (27:54) they discuss what they want to see from the vets and youth. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/16/202438 minutes, 30 seconds
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GSW/Jazz Post Game: PLAY-IN BOUND!

Sam is joined by Tommy and Justin after the conclusion of the regular season. First they discuss how the play-in seeding shakes out. Then (11:20) they talk overall takeaways from the regular season and what would make the postseason a success for GSW. Finally (36:45) they take calls from the goons including top 3 warrior villains and best match ups. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Tommy Gunn and Justin Grant Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/15/20241 hour, 6 minutes, 24 seconds
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GSW/Pelicans Post Game: My Soul is Broken

Sam and Viggy react to the Warriors loss to the Pelicans and what it means for the Play-In. They discuss the fine margin for error the Warriors play with and if Kerr is able to make the right adjustments in those margins. (15:32) Then they discuss what to make of Kuminga and GP2 not playing and (19:22) take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Vignesh Venkataraman Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/13/202443 minutes, 30 seconds
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GSW/Blazer Post Game: Quest To Eight

Sam and Aaron recap an ugly, but productive win for the Warriors in Portland. First they discuss what the win means for the play-in picture and how the other teams are looking. Then (9:26) they discuss low energy performances, who Kerr would go to in the playoffs and finally (25:29) take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/12/202445 minutes, 37 seconds
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GSW/Lakers: Are We Back?!

Sam and Andy discuss the We Believe vibes of this Warrior team after the victory over the Lakers. How in are you?  Later (19:34) we take your calls Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/10/202450 minutes, 30 seconds
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GSW/Jazz Post Game: Playoff Positioning

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win against Utah. First they look at the Warriors expectations out of the play-in and ask why the official account is celebrating a 10 seed. Then (19:35) they discuss where Kuminga should improve most. Finally, (27:33) they compare Steph Curry and Caitlin Clark discourse and take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/8/202454 minutes, 27 seconds
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GSW/Rockets Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors sixth straight win. Trayce Jackson-Davis is making GSW look very Warriors-y. (19:57) Plus, what the Warriors do when Kuminga returns. (31:06) Can the Warriors make playoff noise? Finally, they take calls from the goons.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/5/202454 minutes, 23 seconds
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GSW/Mavs Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the huge defensive performance in the win of the season. (14:08) Is Steph struggles due to his age or change in officiating? (26:17) Later we take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/3/202453 minutes, 36 seconds
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GSW/Spurs Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win vs Spurs and a successful road trip. They discuss Draymond’s attempt to redeem himself. Next (16:32) the road to the playoffs ahead. How high can they climb in standings? Is it possible to get out of play-in?! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/1/202442 minutes, 45 seconds
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GSW/Magic Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss a big Warriors win against Orlando and Andrew Wiggins’ best game since 2022. (16:48) Then they talk Draymond Green’s ejection and what Steph’s emotional reaction means. (31:20) Finally take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/28/202453 minutes, 2 seconds
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GSW/Heat Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss a Warriors win in Miami. First they talk Klay back in the starting lineup after Podz hit a rookie wall. (18:50) Then they ask if the Bucks and Lakers are frauds and which teams could win it all. (28:20) Finally they take calls from the goons.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/27/202437 minutes, 16 seconds
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GSW/Wolves Post Game

Sam and Kyle Madson discuss the Warriors latest loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves. How Minny exposed the Warriors roster shortcomings. (18:05) With the Houston Rockets sneaking up in the standings, would it be better if they miss the playoffs? Then they discuss the rest of the road trip and (24:26) take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/25/202446 minutes, 47 seconds
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GSW/Pacers Post Game

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors latest ugly loss to Indiana. Are the Warriors really just a slightly above .500 team? (6:34) Then they talk Steph starting to look his age and why the front office needs to act accordingly in the offseason. (21:40) Finally they talk Steph’s impact on March Madness and take calls from the goons.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/23/202454 minutes, 4 seconds
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GSW/Grizzlies Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win against the Memphis Grizzlies. First, they talk Jonathan Kuminga’s two-way wing tour de force and if it’s clear Steph is trying not to burn himself out. Later, (16:28) they discuss what to make of LeBron James’ Steph praise on his new podcast. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/21/202430 minutes, 4 seconds
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GSW/Knicks Post Game

Sam and Andy recap a miserable Warriors loss to the New York Knicks. They discuss Andrew Wiggins’ disappointing season and night and the lack of options to support Steph and Draymond. Later (28:42) they take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/19/202455 minutes, 4 seconds
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GSW/Lakers Post Game

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors win vs the Lakers. First they discuss the Steph and LeBron classic rivalry and if either have the tools to win another title. (10:06) They discuss Jonathan Kuminga’s growth and Klay Thompson’s success off the bench. Finally (34:47) they take calls from the goons.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/17/202453 minutes, 38 seconds
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GSW/Mavs Post Game

Sam and Andy break down a Warriors loss to the Dallas Mavericks. Is this the worst offense in the NBA without Steph? Later they discuss what to make of young guys’ play and Kuminga taking over the game. Finally (21:03) they take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/14/202448 minutes, 29 seconds
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GSW/Spurs Post Game

Sam and Andy recap a professional Warriors win against the Spurs. They discuss a throwback Chris Paul game, (7:50) Podz and Wiggins’ tiff and (17:02) Trayce Jackson-Davis’ dunk on Wemby. Later (28:44) they pour one out for Warriors legend Otto Porter Jr. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/12/202439 minutes, 41 seconds
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Weekend Recap: BLIGHT YEARS

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors most disappointing loss to date and how to contextualize this season. (9:05) Does the Front Office deserve more blame for roster they constructed? (23:12) Finally we discuss the young guys and where we think they are at. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Go to PrizePicks.com and use code Lightyears for a deposit match of $100 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/10/202449 minutes, 55 seconds
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GSW/Bulls Post Game

Sam and Aaron discuss the Warriors' brutal loss to Chicago Bulls and Steph Curry Injury. What does it mean?  Later (10:26) they discuss the rotation questions, Podz, Moody and (28:05) Warriors attempting to trade for Alex Caruso. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/8/202439 minutes, 10 seconds
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GSW/Bucks Post Game

Sam and Tommy discuss the Warriors bounce back win against the Milwaukee Bucks and Trayce Jackson-Davis’ big game. Later they discuss what it’ll take to get out of the play-in, having gone 14-4 over last 18 and take calls from the goons.  Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Tommy Gunn Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/7/202448 minutes, 2 seconds
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Wiggs Back, Full Squad for Moody + More

Sam and Andy are joined by KRON 4’s Jason Dumas. They discuss Andrew Wiggins’ surprise return and what (12:23) Moses Moody can do to stay in the rotation. Later (27:07) they discuss the up for grabs MVP race. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Jason Dumas Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/6/202440 minutes, 4 seconds
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GSW/Celtics: Flush It and Move On

Saam and Andy discussed the Warriors no-show in Boston and the path to getting out of the play in. Later (18:44) they discuss Jaylen Brown and if Kuminga can develop to be as good as him. Finally (35:50) goon calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/4/202449 minutes, 59 seconds
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GSW/Knicks Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors’ win in New York. First they go over Jonathan Kuminga’s ascension to stardom and Moses Moody’s better games of the year.  Next (14:08) they discuss Steph’s fatigue and Chris Paul’s impact since his return. Later (19:53) they get into the Andrew Wiggins disappearance and (26:55) take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/1/202442 minutes, 58 seconds
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GSW/Wizards Post Game

Sam and Andy recap the Warriors win against Washington. First they talk Klay Thompson’s relaxed approach off the bench. (6:35) Chris Paul’s return and Steph Curry’s tired legs. (21:30) Then they discuss another Andrew Wiggins’ absence and Moses Moody’s minutes. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/28/202438 minutes, 58 seconds
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GSW/Nuggets Post Game, Steve Kerr Extension and More

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors’ disappointing loss to the Nuggets and dissect their hot streak. (18:34) Then they talk Steve Kerr’s extension and (27:45) take calls from the Goons.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/26/202434 minutes, 1 second
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GSW/Lakers Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win over the Lakers. (15:50) They discuss how the return of Chris Paul will effect the team. Later (20:53) they dissect an ESPN article regarding the future of the franchise. Finally (35:50) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/23/202449 minutes, 23 seconds
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Midseason Check in with Wos

Sam and Andy are joined by Wos, who shares his All-Star weekend takes. (7:43) They discuss how to measure the Warriors success this season. (19:22) Later they dissect the LeBron to Warriors trade chatter and players GSW should pursue in the offseason. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Wosny Lambre Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/21/202456 minutes, 3 seconds
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Warriors All-Star Recap

Sam and Andy discuss All-Star weekend being carried by the Bay Area. (14:20) They break down the Steph vs Sabrina 3-Point contest and why the other events are so lackluster. Finally (33:07) they discuss Podz's upside. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/19/202443 minutes, 9 seconds
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First Half Is Over

Sam and Andy discuss Klay Thompson’s response to coming off the bench in Utah. (17:32) Then they go over the Warriors turnaround and outlook after the All Star break, Brandin Podziemski’s evolution and (29:30) Steph vs Sabrina predictions. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/16/202433 minutes, 55 seconds
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LeBron to GSW?!

Sam and Andy discuss the LeBron to GSW rumor. Is it real?! (14:07) If not LeBron, then who? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/15/202424 minutes, 47 seconds
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Warriors/Jazz Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the surging Warriors. (12:14) Passing less and (24:32) Klay Thompson revelations. Later (41:21) we take your calls on if they can get the 6 seed. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/13/20241 hour, 46 seconds
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GSW/Suns Post Game

Sam and Andy react to Warriors win over Phoenix. Steph is the one. (13:34) The changing Warriors team and (39:55) calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/11/202459 minutes, 3 seconds
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GSW/Pacers Post Game + Deadline Day

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors convincing win over Indiana and 4-1 road trip and an uneventful deadline day.  Later (17:55) Kyle Madson joins to discuss Kuminga ascendence and winners and losers at trade deadline. Finally (43:553) we take some calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/9/202455 minutes, 49 seconds
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GSW/Sixers + Deadline Talk

Sam is joined by Aaron Larsuel to discuss the Warriors' convincing win over the shorthanded 76ers. Have they figured something out?  Later (11:24) we discuss the approaching trade deadline. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/8/202453 minutes, 21 seconds
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GSW/Nets Post Game + Trade Deadline Preview

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors' win over Brooklyn Nets. What to take from Klay not closing? Kuminga’s continued ascension etc.  Later (26:40) Sam is joined by Jake Fischer from Yahoo Sports NBA to discuss the trade deadline. Will Warriors make a move? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Jake Fischer Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/6/202453 minutes, 27 seconds
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Weekend Recap - Get 30 Some Help

Sam and Andy discuss the most predictably Warriors weekend, getting Steph some help.  Later (19:55) they discuss Kuminga’s break out. Finally (30:43) they discuss Podz and the future. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/4/202448 minutes, 35 seconds
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One Week to Trade Deadline

Sam and Andy are joined by The Athletic’s Dave DuFour and discuss the increasing feeling the Warriors will stand pat at the deadline. Is it a good idea?  Next (20:32) we discuss what would happen if they did make a big trade. Finally (32:05) we touch on the Kuminga leap. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Dave DuFour Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/2/202441 minutes, 11 seconds
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Warriors v. Sixers Post Game

Andy and Sam discuss the Warriors win over the Sixers, how Draymond has helped Wiggins and Kuminga work, the offense without Klay Thompson, (16:18) trade rumors and whether GSW will trade for a center, and (30:48) take the goons’ calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/31/202456 minutes, 47 seconds
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Steph v. LBJ, Laker Game Reactions + More

Sam and Andy react to another vintage Steph v. LeBron game. How the league won’t be same after them.  (7:38) Next, they discuss Warriors v. Lakers as a whole. Is the team figuring something out with Wiggins/Kuminga/Draymond lineup or is it all for naught?  Finally (37:20) some calls, do the Warriors need a center? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/29/202455 minutes, 39 seconds
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Warriors v. Kings Post Game

Sam is joined by Jason Timpf of Hoops Tonight to discuss the Warriors debacle v. Sacramento. What lineup decisions led to the loss?  Later we discuss where GSW goes from here. Finally (39:37) we take calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Jason Timpf Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/26/202454 minutes, 25 seconds
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Warriors v. Hawks Post Game

Sam is joined by Chris Biderman to discuss the Warriors' emotional night v. the Hawks. How Kuminga’s performance frames their thoughts for the trade deadline. Later (27:30) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Chris Biderman Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/25/202446 minutes, 49 seconds
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Remembering Dejan Milojević

Sam is joined by Miloš Jovanović to discuss the lasting legacy of Dejan Milojević both with the Warriors and with the basketball world as a whole. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Miloš Jovanović Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/24/202427 minutes, 24 seconds
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Is The Warriors Season Salvageable + Niners Takes

Sam and Andy get into how the Warriors move on from tragedy and if the season is salvageable. (11:37) They discuss the Atlanta Hawks game and trade possibilities. Later (22:19) Jason Aponte joins to talk all things 49ers playoffs. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Jason Aponte Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/22/202454 minutes, 55 seconds
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A Sad Day for the Warriors and a Look Ahead

Sam and Andy discuss the sad news of Dejan Milojević's sudden passing.  Next (5:20) they discuss how important Mavs game might be. Finally (12:02) they react to Siakam trade and increasing pessimism surrounding the deadline. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/18/202437 minutes, 19 seconds
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GSW v. Grizz Post Game: Is This Rock Bottom?

Andy and Sam discuss yet another Loss of the Season candidate. (12:36) Later, Andrew Sharp of the GOAT podcast joins to examine the Warriors’ future options. (45:24) Then we take the Goons’ calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Andrew Sharp Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/16/20241 hour, 4 minutes, 17 seconds
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Weekend Recap: Slogging To The Deadline

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors loss to the Bucks but positives from Podz and Kuminga. Next (20:14) they discuss what team needs to do over next 10 games to ensure deadline activity. Finally (32:53) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/14/202448 minutes, 28 seconds
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Everybody But Steph is on the Table

Sam and Andy discuss Shams report that EVERYONE but Steph is on the table. What are the odds that Kuminga, Moody, Draymond or Klay are traded? Next (17:57) we discuss Yahoo Sports NBA’s Jake Fischer’s report the Pacers might like Wiggins. What could the Warriors want? Finally (32:52) we discuss the increased Siakam/GSW talks. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/13/202445 minutes, 22 seconds
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GSW v. Pelicans Post game: 13 Games To The Deadline

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors no show v. New Orleans. Can they even make it to the deadline? What to do with Wiggins etc.  Later (23:50) we discuss the Dejounte Murray rumors. Finally (40:25) we take your call. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/11/20241 hour, 4 minutes, 11 seconds
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GSW v. Toronto: Bring Us The Trade Deadline

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors’ subpar effort v. Toronto. The continued struggles of Andrew Wiggins.  Next (14:22) they discuss the reports they won’t include Kuminga in a Siakam trade + Chris Paul injury news. Finally (38:38) we discuss Draymond’s return + goon calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/8/202459 minutes, 53 seconds
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Kuminga Trade Request?!

Sam and Andy discuss Sham’s article stating Jonathan Kuminga has lost faith in Steve Kerr.  Does Kuminga have a point? (12:10) When did the Warriors culture go awry? (18:23) Does this mean Kerr or Kuminga are gone and finally (27:03) trade deadline predictions. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/6/202434 minutes, 21 seconds
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GSW v. Nuggets Post Game: Where was Kuminga?!

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors' most recent worst loss of the season. Where was Kuminga? How do you lose that game?  Later (28:42) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/5/20241 hour, 5 minutes, 55 seconds
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GSW v. Magic Post Game, Draymond Green Comments + More

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors' win over the Magic. Steph's brilliance and Kuminga v. Franz.  Later (19:34) we discuss Kerr’s comments on Draymond’s absence. Finally (28:42) we take a few calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/3/202444 minutes, 37 seconds
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Warriors v. Mavs Post Game + Trade Talks

Sam and Andy close out 2023 with a lethargic Mavs game. What changes do we want to see in 2024?  Next (15:26) we discuss the OG Anunoby trade and what it means for GSW. Does this mean Siakam is on move? Finally (32:15) We take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/31/202354 minutes, 40 seconds
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Warriors v. Heat Post Game

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors loss to the Miami Heat. Same old same old.  Later (23:26) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/29/202349 minutes, 23 seconds
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Foul Grifting, Kuminga, Podz and Draymond’s Return. The Post-Christmas Day Pod

Sam and Andy discuss Kerr’s post-Christmas game comments. What can be done about officiating?  (12:58) They discuss Kuminga’s comments on playing time and if he’s right or wrong. (35:52) Where would Brandin Podziemski go in a re-draft? Finally (46:06) we discuss Woj’s report and Draymond’s return. What will Warriors record be in final stretch of his absence? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/27/202358 minutes, 5 seconds
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Holiday Wishlist

Sam and Andy discuss their Warriors holiday wish list. (19:25) Does the young guys improve performance change it? (27:47) Siakam or Lauri? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/23/202340 minutes, 23 seconds
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Warriors v. Celtics Post Game

Sam and Andy react to the miraculous Steph Curry. The young guys playing well and more.  Later (29:32) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/20/20231 hour, 6 minutes, 41 seconds
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Back to Back Wins, Lineup Changes and Trade Odds

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors' back to back wins. Are the lineup changes here to stay? (24:07) Later they discuss whether GSW will or won’t trade Draymond and (34:10) take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/18/202359 minutes, 49 seconds
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Draymond Suspended Indefinitely + GSW/LAC Post Game

Sam and Andy react to Draymond's suspension. Indefinitely? Is this the end for him with GSW?  (20:15) They discuss the Clippers game and new starting lineup. Finally (35:53) we take goon calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/15/202353 minutes, 25 seconds
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Warriors v. Suns Post Game

Andy and Sam discuss another painful Warriors loss against the Phoenix Suns. Another Draymond ejection + Steve Kerr’s benching of Wiggins, Klay, and Looney. Is this team is officially finished as a contender?  Later (42:05) we take your calls Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/13/20231 hour, 1 minute, 9 seconds
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In-Season Tournament, Haliburton and Purdy with Ethan Strauss

Sam and Andy are joined by Ethan Strauss to discuss the In-Season Tournament and the sports tv landscape. (25:46) They discuss Bob Myers’ excuses for not drafting Tyrese Haliburton. Finally (34:43) they talk Brock Purdy and the 49ers and close out with Steve Kerr and GSW takes. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Ethan Strauss Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/11/20231 hour, 2 minutes, 4 seconds
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Warriors v. Thunder Post Game

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors’ OT loss to the Thunder. First they discuss what went wrong and the real reason behind the turnovers. They get real about the Warriors’ contention chances. Next (17:51), they discuss Bob Myers’ draft confession and finally (44:41) take calls from the goons.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/9/20231 hour, 6 minutes
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Warriors v. Blazer Post Game

Andy and Sam discuss the Warriors holding to beat the Blazers, Kuminga’s massive second half and whether Steve Kerr needs to become a more flexible coach. Later they discuss their Under Armour game of the week against the Thunder and (35:44) take goon calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/7/202352 minutes, 55 seconds
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Light Years Live: Siakam to GSW?!

Sam and Andy are joined by Esfandiar Baraheni to discuss a potential Golden State Warriors trade with the Toronto Raptors. They discuss how a trade for Pascal Siakam, OG Anunoby or others would look and more. Later (47:28 ) they discuss is it better to go down big and come back to lose or start hot and lose. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Esfandiar Baraheni Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/5/202354 minutes, 24 seconds
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Warriors v. Clippers Part 2

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors' second game v. LAC. Are they too small? Would Kuminga have been the answer?  Later (26:35) we take your calls including Jason Dumas of KRON4 joining us to talk Niners/Eagles. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Jason Dumas Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/3/20231 hour, 44 seconds
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Warriors v. Clippers Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the win over the Clippers. Are the Warriors better without CP3? Later (36:31) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/1/20231 hour, 10 minutes, 22 seconds
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Warriors v. Kings Post Game

Sam and Aaron react to the GSW/Kings in-season tourney game. Is it time for big changes? Why doesn’t Moody play more?  Later (34:22) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/29/20231 hour, 16 minutes, 11 seconds
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Early Season Recap with Anthony Slater

Sam and Andy are joined by The Athletic’s Anthony Slater to discuss the Warriors’ underwhelming start. They talk Andrew Wiggins and Klay Thompson’s issues and if Mike Dunleavy Jr. will be active at the trade deadline. Then they discuss Kuminga and Moody. Later (40:26) they discuss the in-season tournament and what needs to happen for GSW to make a move. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Anthony Slater Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/27/202353 minutes, 31 seconds
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Warriors v. Suns Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors loss to the Suns. (16:38) The big match up vs. Spurs, (19:38) what they’re thankful for and finally your calls. Pre-order official Light Years merch here - https://filipinocornermarket.bigcartel.com/category/lightyears Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/23/202351 minutes, 47 seconds
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Warriors v. Rockets Post Game: Losing Streak Snapped

Sam and Andy break down the Warriors snapping their six game losing streak against Houston. They discuss what Draymond’s return will mean and Steve Kerr’s issues with development.  Later (26:08) they take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/21/202349 minutes, 5 seconds
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Warriors v. Thunder: Post Game Therapy 2

Sam is joined by Vignesh from GSW Fast Break to discuss the Warriors disappointing loss to OKC. Who’s more washed, Klay or Kerr?  Later (25:05) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Vignesh Venkataraman Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/19/202357 minutes, 18 seconds
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Warriors v. Thunder Post Game Therapy

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors loss to the Thunder. Is this it for Klay? What to make of Wiggins and why the younger guys don't play more. Later (32:40) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/17/202354 minutes, 44 seconds
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Draymond/Gobert Fight, Podz Break Out and Roster Q's: Wolves Aftermath

Sam and Andy discuss the Draymond/Gobert altercation and the fall out. How long will Draymond be suspended for? Next (15:55) we discuss the Under Armour Matchup of week. After (19:30) that we discuss Brandin Podziemski's break out game. Meanwhile, (27:50) what is up with Kuminga/Moody? Finally (38:36) we discuss early trade rumors. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/16/20231 hour, 7 minutes
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Weekend Recap

Sam and Andy discuss a disappointing weekend against Cleveland and Minnesota. Can we get Steph some help?  (9:25) Who’s more frustrating right now, Klay or Wiggins? Later (38:54) they discuss their early season hot takes. Finally (43:50) we get to the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/13/20231 hour, 7 minutes, 20 seconds
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Warriors v. Nuggets Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss Warriors loss to Denver and why they are optimistic about the 6-3 Warriors. (16:57) They discuss how the next game v. Cleveland is the key match up.  Finally (22:10) they take goon calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/9/202343 minutes, 34 seconds
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Warriors v. Pistons: Gritty Win

Andy and Sam discuss a gritty road Warriors win against the Detroit Pistons, how worrisome is second scoring option by committee, Wiggins’ continued struggles, Chris Paul’s breakout game, (23:55) and the Gui Santos signing. Later (32:02) they take the Light Years Goons calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/7/202351 minutes, 42 seconds
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Warriors v. Cavs Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Cavs loss, whether they are concerned, when Andrew Wiggins will turn it around and if they have a contending defense. Later (28:40) they take the goons calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/6/202346 minutes, 54 seconds
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Warriors v. Thunder: Steph Calls Game

Sam and Andy celebrate the Warriors big In-Season tournament win. How do they feel about the tourney? Was it a violation on Draymond? Later (26:43) we take your calls Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/4/202352 minutes, 22 seconds
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Warriors v. Kings Post Game: Killa Klay

Sam is joined by Kyle Madson to discuss the Warriors' win over Sacramento, Klay Thompson's late game heroics and look ahead to the four game road trip. Later (28:06) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/2/202344 minutes, 15 seconds
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Warriors v. Pelicans: Are We Back?!

Sam and Andy react to the amazing Stephen Curry. The Warriors depth. Rookies contributing and apologies to Chris Paul. Later (32:09) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/31/202351 minutes, 10 seconds
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Warriors v. Rockets Post Game: CP3 6th Man of The Year

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors' win over Houston. Draymond’s return. Chris Paul first time coming off the bench. Steve selling CP3 etc.  Later (31:58) we take your calls on the Warriors, Niners game and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/30/202350 minutes, 58 seconds
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Warriors v. Kings Post Game

Sam and Andy react to the iconic Steph Curry and the win in Sacramento. Are the Warriors "Strength In Numbers" deep? Later (17:41) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/28/202356 minutes, 57 seconds
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Season Opener Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors lose to the Phoenix Suns and first impressions of Chris Paul. They discuss Andrew Wiggins' poor performance and lineup adjustments to consider going forward. Later we take live callers. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/25/202348 minutes, 11 seconds
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Light Years Season Preview with Marcus Thompson

Sam and Andy are joined by The Athletic’s Marcus Thompson to preview the 2023-24 Warriors season. First (9:50) they discuss how Chris Paul is integrating into the locker room. (11:55) Jonathan Kuminga’s expectations and Steve Kerr’s adjustments. Finally (35:52) they discuss whether Klay Thompson gets an extension. Plus more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Marcus Thompson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/23/20231 hour, 7 minutes, 1 second
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Dave DuFour Joins Light Years

Dave DuFour joins Light Years and discusses  - Terry Stotts abrupt departure and the Bucks situation.  -(12:08) Converting to Chris Paul fandom and the vibes being back.  -(16:39) Can Steve Kerr to be more like Erik Spoelstra. There’s no clear closing lineup. -(27:08) The West outlook and is GSW the worst matchup for Denver. -(35:20) Steph isn’t slowing down at all. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Dave DuFour Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/20/202344 minutes, 5 seconds
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Trysta Krick Joins Light Years

Sam and Andy are joined by Trysta Krick to discuss her predictions for the Warriors’ first 10 games. They discuss Chris Paul’s fit, the need for young players to take a leap and Steve Kerr’s FIBA blunders. Finally they break down the contenders and picks to win the title. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Trysta Krick Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/18/202347 minutes, 14 seconds
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Kuminga Preseason Leap + Media Bob Myers

Sam and Andy discuss Kuminga's preseason leap. Is it real? They also discuss Podz steady play. Next (11:01) they discuss the slow starting lineup. Cause for worry?  Finally (24:25) they discuss Bob Myers' ESPN debut and Klay's contract extension. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/16/202333 minutes, 48 seconds
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Klay and Kerr Extension + ESPN's NBArank

Andy and Sam discuss Klay Thompson’s recent interview about his extension situation. Who has leverage? (18:22) Then they discuss why Steve Kerr’s extension talks are quiet. (35:06) Later, they look over which Warriors made ESPN’s top 100 list. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/12/202348 minutes, 3 seconds
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Looney Joins Light Years

Kevon Looney joins Light Years and discusses connectivity, what it’s like playing with Chris Paul, Kuminga in practice and his new award.   Next (16:04) we react to his Kuminga takes, (27:22) Celtics v. Bucks and finally (35:20) a little Niners talk. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Kevon Looney Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/10/202343 minutes, 43 seconds
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Warriors-Lakers Preseason Game 1 Post Game

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors first preseason game. Thoughts on Kuminga's big game. Is he gonna break out? Next (10:32) discuss how weird it is to see CP3 in a GSW jersey and (16:23) overall team depth.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/8/202350 minutes, 22 seconds
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Training Camp Talk with Jason Dumas

Sam and Andy are joined by KRON 4's Jason Dumas to discuss the Warriors first days of training camp, the “connectivity” and (4:49) Jonathan Kuminga. Later (26:03), they talk Klay Thompson at the 4 and finally take calls from the goons.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Jason Dumas Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/5/202350 minutes, 32 seconds
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First Day of Training Camp

Sam and Andy recap all the media day highlights and the team’s professional vibe. Later (13:36) they discuss what Draymond’s injury means and his comments on CP3. Finally, (27:14) the goons call in to talk Kuminga, Wiggins, no more Gen-Z basketball and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/3/20231 hour, 3 minutes, 37 seconds
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Warriors Camp Preview with The Athletic's Tim Kawakami + Bay Area Sports Landscape

Sam and Andy welcome the legend, Tim Kawakami to discuss all things Warriors. They discuss the Chris Paul gamble and the commitment to one timeline, aka Steph's timeline. How (10:50) Kuminga is the key piece to determining if they can get back to contention. Next (22:02) they discuss changes in front office. Would Bob Myers have done the CP3 trade? What's Dunleavy like? Later (39:47) they discuss the mutual admiration 49ers and Warriors have for each other. Finally (46:37) they discuss the disappointment that is the SF Giants. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Tim Kawakami Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/30/202358 minutes, 23 seconds
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Dame Traded, Jrue to GSW?! + Rudy Gay Camp Invite

Sam and Andy react to the Damian Lillard trade to Milwaukee. (5:50) What does this do to title odds? (18:22) They discuss the Suns and Blazers’ returns and if Golden State should be in on a Jrue Holiday trade. Finally (31:34) they discuss the Rudy Gay camp invite. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/28/202338 minutes, 40 seconds
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Kerr/Dunleavy Presser + Adam Mares from DNVR

Sam and Andy discuss big news involving the pod. (5:09) They discuss Kerr and Dunleavy’s comments at media availability. Is CP3 the next Iguodala? What does Chris Paul taking Southwest mean?!  Later (21:27) Adam Mares of DNVR joins and shares his Chris Paul thoughts. His thoughts entering the season and where Denver’s potential drama could be? Finally (48:28) some Dame Lillard takes. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Adam Mares Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/26/202353 minutes, 50 seconds
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No Dwight and Camp Battles with Chris Biderman

Sam is joined by Chris Biderman of the Candlestick Chronicles to discuss the Warriors not signing Dwight Howard and what it means going into camp. (26:25) Later they discuss how Podziemski and Trayce Jackson-Davis could potentially contribute during their rookie year. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Chris Biderman Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/23/202335 minutes, 48 seconds
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Settling Bets, Best Warrior PGs, and Next Season

Sam and MGRADS rehash the Western Conference semifinals between the Lakers and GSW. Then (4:15) they discuss Chris Paul and Dwight Howard’s future with the Warriors. Will Chris Paul come off the bench? Later, they discuss the Warriors’ size issue. Finally (26:01) they compare Baron Davis and Jason Kidd’s high school legacies in LA and The Bay.  Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: MGRADS Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/21/202344 minutes, 22 seconds
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Klay Extension Talks, Optionality and Big or Wing?

Sam and Andy discuss Klay’s extension talks and OPTIONALITY. (13:42) Can Klay get back to all star play?  Later (28:33) they discuss whether a big wing or a center is a bigger need. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/19/202338 minutes, 42 seconds
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Dwight Howard to GSW?! + Usman Garuba!

Sam and Andy react to the news that the Warriors are looking at Dwight Howard. Later (13:02) Roosh Williams joins the guys to discuss new two way signing Usman Garuba. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Roosh Williams Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/16/202325 minutes, 5 seconds
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League Pass Teams, Draymond Propaganda Tour and Best Defenders of All Time

Sam and Andy discuss who they think will be the best League Pass teams. Next (15:19) Tommy Gunn joins the guys and discusses the Draymond media tour. How will he and CP3 work? Finally (41:48) they discuss their fav defenders of all time. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Tommy Gunn Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/15/202358 minutes, 12 seconds
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Steph to Team USA?! CP3 to start?! Niners to Super Bowl?!

Sam and Andy react to the disappointing Team USA FIBA finish. (11:03) What do we think of the rumor that LeBron, Steph and KD will play in the 2024 Olympics? Next (22:45) they discuss rumor CP3 will be starting. Do they buy it? Finally (33:47) We talk Week 1 NFL and Niners optimism. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/12/202343 minutes, 21 seconds
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Sports Bucket List, Western Conference Projections and Nick Bosa

Sam and Andy discuss their sporting event bucket list. (15:38) Next they discuss ESPN’s Western Conference projections, and who they think the biggest challenge for the Warriors is. (35:46) Finally, they discuss Nick Bosa signing and excitement for football season. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/8/202341 minutes, 42 seconds
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How Long Can Steph Be Better + Niners Week 1 & More

Sam and Andy discuss Team USA’s loss to Lithuania. Next (13:01) they discuss Rich Paul’s comments about Steph and (24:15) how long Steph can continue to play at this level. Finally (35:04) Guy Haberman joins to talk 49ers, Nick Bosa and Brock Purdy. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Guy Haberman Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/5/20231 hour, 1 minute, 28 seconds
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Kerr Undefeated, Big Warrior Questions and Who Will Bring a Championship to the Bay Area Next?

Sam and Andy discuss Team USA rolling thru the group stages, Kerr flipping Ingram for Josh Hart in the starting lineup and more.   (15:37) Next they discuss the first of their 12 big questions for the 2023/24 Warriors; Can Dario Saric replicate Otto Porters impact?! Lastly (28:25) with Warriors core being older and Niners window potentially shrinking, which Bay Area team will win a title next? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/31/202338 minutes, 14 seconds
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Team USA 2-0 and Trey Lance Officially Traded

Sam and Andy discuss Team USA in the Fiba World Cup and Brandon Ingram struggles. Is it coaching? Later (28:14) they discuss the Trey Lance trade, the Bay Area has lost 3 top 3 picks. What lessons to be learned? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/29/202341 minutes, 45 seconds
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ESPN Wins Projection + Trey Wiseman

Sam and Andy react to ESPN's Western Conference wins projection. Are Warriors too low or too high? Who are the West contenders and sleepers?  Later (25:49) they discuss end of Trey Lance with the Niners and similarities to James Wiseman. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/25/202350 minutes
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Will Steph Win a 3rd MVP? Ant Edwards Ascension and Niners Talk with Jason Aponte

Steph discusses him versus Magic. Can Steph win MVP? (11:42) What other Warriors could win an award? CP 6MOY?  Next (18:44) is Ant Edwards the NBA’s next American star.  Finally Jason Aponte of Sprint Right Podcast joins (27:58) to discuss the 49ers' QB situation, if he’s worried about the defense and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Jason Aponte Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/22/202351 minutes, 26 seconds
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Warriors Schedule Released! + FIBA Dario

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors schedule. 7 of first 9 on road. Are they worried? What is their record after 20 games? Later (27:53) they discuss FIBA Dario Saric. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/18/202333 minutes, 38 seconds
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In Season Tourney Schedule Release + Harden Shenanigans

Sam and Andy discuss the in season tourney schedule release and the Warriors' schedule. Are we buying that the Warriors will try?!  Later (17:12) they discuss Harden’s latest shenanigans. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/17/202328 minutes, 20 seconds
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Kuminga Scores 60, The Most Irrelevant NBA Team and Niners Talk with Vish

Sam and Andy discuss Jonathan Kuminga’s Pro-Am 60 burger and his importance to next year.  Next (15:35) they discuss the latest on the James Harden saga in Philadelphia and irrelevant NBA teams. Lastly (26:52), Vish joins the show to talk all things 49ers. They discuss what the team should do with Trey Lance and how long this great defense is able to keep this contention window open. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Vish Kumaran Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/14/202354 minutes, 18 seconds
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GSW on Opening Night, Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs and Oracle Memories, Niners Preseason and Summer Kerr

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors playing the Suns on opening night as well as try outs.  Next (15:56) they are joined by Kyle Madson to discuss Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs and memories of Oracle Arena. Favorite moments?  Later (37:02) they discuss Niners opening preseason v. Raiders. Finally, they discuss how happy Steve Kerr looks coaching Team USA. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/11/202351 minutes, 16 seconds
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FIBA Kerr and Klay Talk

Sam and Andy react to Team USA’s first FIBA showing. Who else should have made the cut? (15:10) Is Steve Kerr covertly recruiting Brandon Ingram? (21:16) Later they discuss Klay Thompson’s appearance on Paul George’s podcast and how Klay is a litmus test for GSW’s success. His excitement to play with Chris Paul (36:09) and response to the Jordan Poole trade. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/8/202342 minutes, 53 seconds
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Andre Iguodala Retiring or Not, Steph's Comments and Niners

Sam and Andy discuss the latest in the Warriors off-season. Will Andre Iguodala return again? (11:28) Later they discuss Steph Curry’s latest comments about next season.  Finally (20:33), they’re joined by Akash Anavarathan to talk all things Niners, Trey Lance and the urgency SF feels to take advantage of this window. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Akash Anavarathan Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/3/202339 minutes, 31 seconds
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Underrated, Dame Trade and Fav Ex-Warriors

Sam and Andy discuss Steph’s Underrated media tour. Is Steph giving clues to this season?  Next (19:45) we discuss the NBA's memo regarding Dame Lillard's trade request. Finally (29:55) we discuss our favorite Ex-Warriors and which player we’d want to add to this team. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/31/202343 minutes, 39 seconds
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Warriors Offseason Check-In with Jason Dumas

Friend of the Show, Jason Dumas from Kron 4 News stops by to discuss the Warriors’ interest in Rudy Gay. (14:30) Draymond Green’s non-relationship with Jonathan Kuminga and chances of a blow-up with Chris Paul. (35:26) Jason’s thoughts on Podz/TJD in Summer League, and finally some 49ers/Nick Bosa takes. Host: Andy Liu Guest: Jason Dumas Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/27/202345 minutes, 33 seconds
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Chris Paul, Rockets and Memory Lane

Roosh Williams joins Sam and Andy to discuss the CP3 to Warriors. (4:40) They take a trip down memory lane and discuss Warriors-Rockets rivalry. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Roosh Williams Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/24/202342 minutes, 52 seconds
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Whats’s Going on With The Suns with Ethan Strauss

Sam and Andy are joined by Ethan Strauss to discuss the Phoenix Suns new owner, Isaiah Thomas and dynamics which led to the Chris Paul Trade.  (26:58) Later we do a trip down memory lane to when Joe Lacob was that new owner and trades he didn't make.  Finally (35:21) we discuss the transactional nature of media around Dame Lillard trade talks. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Ethan Strauss Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/20/202348 minutes, 52 seconds
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It’s The Offseason! + Steph Better

Sam and Andy recap the Warriors off-season. First they discuss Steph Curry’s ACC Tournament win, (9:26) then they grade the Warriors’ moves so far. Later, (12:05) they discuss their thoughts on TJD, Chris Paul and Joe Lacob’s two timeline recant. (24:16) They discuss DraftKings initial O/U for GSW. Finally (29:05) they listen to your voicemails. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/17/202350 minutes, 9 seconds
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Summer League Recap + Steph Quotes

Sam and Andy recap Summer League. Our impressions on Podziemski. Are you concerned? (11:12) Next they break down Trayce Jackson-Davis' debut, (25:19) Lester Quinones and Gui Santos' summer leagues. Finally we discuss Steph Curry’s quotes on competing and Kuminga. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/14/202340 minutes, 25 seconds
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CP3 is Official, Dunleavy Speaks and Vegas Thoughts

Sam and Andy recap an eventful summer league weekend for GSW. First, they discuss Chris Paul’s response to coming off the bench and the trade. Should we be concerned about CP’s fit? (17:54) Then they discuss Mike Dunleavy’s bluntness, (34:46) Steve Kerr’s ego management, Podz and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/11/202347 minutes, 23 seconds
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Saric, Point God and Summer League Takes

Sam and Andy are joined by the host of The Rights to Ricky Sanchez Podcast, Spike Eskin and Laker villain Daman Rangoola to discuss the Dario Saric signing. Are the Warriors back?! (12:27) Later they examine how CP3 will fit in and if it's amazing or a mistake. Finally (36:22) they discuss impressions from Wembanyama’s debut in Las Vegas. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Spike Eskin and Daman Rangoola Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/8/202352 minutes, 44 seconds
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California Classic Recap, Free Agency Thoughts and Vegas Summer League Preview

Sam and Andy discuss early impressions of Brandin Podziemski and Lester Quinones. Next (16:01) they examine the slow moving free agency period. Finally (29:12) they discuss what they are excited to see in Las Vegas Summer League. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan    Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/7/202342 minutes, 25 seconds
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California Classic and Free Agency

Sam and Kyle discuss Warriors v. Kings at California Classic. (5:09) Thoughts on Brandin Podziemski, (10:28) Lester Quinones and more.  Later (21:48) we discuss reports on Dario Saric preferring Miami and what the Warriors can do. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/4/202341 minutes, 27 seconds
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Free Agency Weekend Recap: Cory Joseph, Draymond Green and Lots of Questions

Sam and Andy recap the first weekend of free agency. (3:15) First they assess the Cory Joseph signing, (16:02) then they examine what’s going on with Dario Saric. They take a look at the Warriors’ other free agency options. (33:30) Later, they discuss the Draymond Green's contract and (36:00) Klay Thompson’s future with Golden State. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/3/202351 minutes, 29 seconds
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Pre-Free Agency Mayhem, The Match and More

Sam and Andy chat the day before free agency opens. Was Draymond Green’s appearance with Curry and Klay at The Match a sign he’s definitely returning? (13:15) Then they discuss the James Harden rumors and predict where other big names might land. (26:12) Later they discuss what players might move and where. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/30/202349 minutes, 40 seconds
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Front Court Free Agency Options + CP3 Starting?!

Sam and Andy discuss Draymond’s options and (7:18) front court free agency options. Finally (21:51) they discuss the rumors that CP3 might start. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/28/202336 minutes, 22 seconds
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Podz, Dray and Trades?

Sam and Andy are joined by Dean of Dean on Draft to discuss the Warriors’ draft strategy. What does he think of Brandon Podziemski and Trayce Jackson-Davis? (21:04) Later they explore Draymond Green’s free agency market and finally (32:38) the possibility of a Karl Anthony-Towns trade. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Dean Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/26/202341 minutes, 38 seconds
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CP3 & The Draft

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors acquisition of Chris Paul. Our Feelings. Is this the best they could have done?  Next (31:42) we discuss the drafting of Brandin Podziemski. Finally (45:06) we take your calls on both! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/23/202359 minutes, 40 seconds
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Draft Day Eve

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors draft philosophy. Does Porzingis being potentially moved changed things?  Next (12:28) Jake Fischer of Yahoo Sports joins the show to discuss rumors of Kuminga and what the Warriors might do.  Finally (32:14) Sam and Andy make predictions. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Jake Fischer Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/22/202336 minutes, 32 seconds
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Draymond Opts Out, Dunleavy Opts In

Sam and Andy discuss Draymond opting out. Are we worried he’ll leave? What’s the number? Later (16:25) we discuss Dunleavy’s introductory press conference and what type of players he likes. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/20/202338 minutes, 43 seconds
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Draft/Free Agency Talk with KOC

Sam and Andy are joined by The Ringer’s Kevin O’Connor. First, they discuss the Brad Beal trade and what it does to the trade market for GSW. (24:22) They discuss who makes sense for the Warriors in the draft — do they move up or down — and what might their plan be? (40:39) Later, they explore what a Jonathan Kuminga trade looks like, who they can target and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Kevin O'Connor Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/19/202354 minutes, 47 seconds
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Emergency Pod: Mike Dunleavy Jr. is the new GM + More

Sam and Andy discuss Mike Dunleavy Jr. finally being named the new GM. (12:02) What does this mean for the offseason?  Later (18:48) we discuss Bradley Beal trades proposed by ESPN/DubNationHQ. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/17/202329 minutes, 13 seconds
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Kuminga Trade + Free Agency Rumors

Sam and Andy reflect on rumors about the Warriors shopping Kuminga. What do we believe?  Later (24:35) we discuss other teams looking to shop. Is there a deal to be made with the Wizards for Bradley Beal or Porzingis? + More Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/15/202344 minutes, 20 seconds
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The New CBA and Warriors

Sam and Andy are joined by Danny Leroux of Dunc’d On and The Athletic, to discuss the new CBA and impact it could have on the Warriors.  (11:06) Why Klay and Draymond’s contract are most important and most likely to get squeezed. (18:34) Are the Warriors going to pivot or retool? What to make of Poole's situation. (32:03) Lastly who are the winners and losers of the new rules. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Danny Leroux Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/12/202343 minutes, 38 seconds
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NBA Finals, Warriors Trades/Draft + More

Sam and Andy discuss Game 3 of the NBA Finals and pure basketball. (15:36) Next they discuss the Chris Paul news and if the Warriors need to make a big splash to contend. Finally (24:28) they discuss Jordan Poole and potential moves. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/8/202340 minutes, 31 seconds
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Steve Kerr Comments, Offseason Chatter + Questions

Sam and Kyle react to Kerr’s comments on Draymond Green's podcast. Were they aimed at Kuminga or Poole?  Later (23:21) we take your questions. Is Kerr underrated as a development coach? What will you miss about Bob? + More! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/6/202348 minutes, 11 seconds
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Vet Minimum Targets

Sam and Aaron discuss free agency and veteran minimum targets. Who is out there? Is it possible to find another Otto Porter? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/3/202339 minutes, 6 seconds
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Bob Myers is Gone! Part 1: A Look Back at His Legacy

Sam and Andy discuss Bob Myers stepping down. How shocked are you? Do you believe it was not about the money?  Later (20:14) we look back on all the highs and lows during Bob Myers’ tenure as GM. Does Bob not believe in the core? Is he actually done with basketball? What does he do next? Then (27:20) they discuss their favorite Bob Myers transactions. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/31/202337 minutes, 1 second
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Bob Myers is Gone! Part 2: Where Does Joe Lacob Go From Here?

Sam and Andy discuss Joe Lacob’s reaction to Bob Myers stepping down. Do you feel optimistic or pessimistic in future of team? (11:26) Who do you think the GM of the team will be? How will this effect Klay and Draymond?  Finally (22:04) we take your calls on Bob leaving and Succession finale. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/31/202348 minutes, 47 seconds
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Playoff Talk, Bob Myers' Status, LeBron to GSW?!

Sam and Kyle discuss the Celtics-Heat matchup and whether Boston has a chance for a comeback. (18:25) Next, they talk about Bob Myers' status as the GM of the Warriors and whether he will return. They also consider whether his return would make a difference. The conversation shifts to the possibility of Mike Dunleavy Jr. as a GM and whether he would be a good fit. Lastly (33:54) they discuss whether they would want LeBron to join the Warriors. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/26/202341 minutes, 57 seconds
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Jordan Poole and The Draft

Sam is joined by Ant Wright to discuss what the Warriors should do with Jordan Poole. Can the relationship be salvaged or should they move on?  Later (16:02) we discuss the draft. Who’s the one prospect they can draft at #19 and who can play for GSW day 1? Is it Kris Murray? etc. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Ant Wright Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/24/202338 minutes, 26 seconds
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Golden State Nuggets + Mailbag

Sam and Andy discuss the Nuggets success and watching it through a Warriors lens. What do the Warriors need to do to get back there? Later (29:22), we take your voicemails. Run it back? Kuminga's role? + More! Purchase the Light Years X Free Bread "Friend of The Show" t-shirt - https://www.freebreadintl.com/store/p/friend-of-the-show-tee Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/22/202347 minutes, 24 seconds
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What's Going on With Bob?

Sam is joined by Kyle Madson after the Nuggets win over the Lakers to discuss what it’s like watching playoffs without GSW and more importantly, what’s going on with Bob Myers?  (7:38) What to make of all the reports? (19:08) What would Bob’s exit mean for GSW? (30:12) Do we trust ownership to get it right if Bob walks? Purchase the Light Years X Free Bread "Friend of The Show" t-shirt - https://www.freebreadintl.com/store/p/friend-of-the-show-tee Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/19/202345 minutes, 42 seconds
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The Big Move or The Little Move?

Sam and Andy discuss what Warriors' priorities should be in the off-season?  (8:44) Should they pursue the big move or the little move? Add depth or pursue someone like Siakam or Karl Anthony-Towns? (30:09) Will Bob Return? Does it matter? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/16/202345 minutes, 50 seconds
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Warriors Eliminated

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors loss to the Lakers and elimination. Is this the end? Who will be back on the roster and who gets traded? Later (23:51) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/13/20231 hour, 24 minutes, 7 seconds
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Game 6 Preview

Sam is joined by Aaron Larsuel to discuss Warriors-Lakers Game 6 and Wiggins' fractured cartilage. (17:42) How will the Lakers counter Steph attacking AD in pick and roll? (32:20) Will we see Game 6 Klay? + More! Pre-order the new Light Years x Free Bread t-shirt! - https://www.freebreadintl.com/store/p/friend-of-the-show-tee Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/12/202342 minutes, 16 seconds
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GSW-LAL Game 5 Post Game

Kyle Madson joins Sam to discuss the Warriors Game 5 win over the Los Angeles Lakers. Key factors. Will AD play game 6?  Later (26:05) we take your calls. Pre-order the Light Years x Free Bread t-shirt here! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/11/202350 minutes, 48 seconds
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Game 5 Preview

Sam is joined by Ben Cruz to talk Game 5. How much do you still believe? Who starts and what to do with Poole? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Ben Cruz Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/10/202324 minutes, 31 seconds
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GSW-LAL Game 4 Post Game

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors' loss to the Lakers. Is this the end? The last play and Jordan Poole. (18:40) Later we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/9/202358 minutes, 53 seconds
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Game 4 Preview

Sam and Kyle Madson discuss Game 4. What adjustments do the Warriors need to make?  (12:18) Who starts? Your x-factor? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/8/202329 minutes, 57 seconds
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GSW-LAL Game 3 Post Game

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors' loss to the Lakers. Was it the refs or did the Warriors just screw up? Later (25:58) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/7/202355 minutes, 14 seconds
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GSW-LAL Game 2 Post Game

Sam and Andy breakdown the Warriors' win over the Los Angeles Lakers. What was Steve Kerr cooking with JMG?! Steph, Klay and Draymond masterclass. Moses Moody minutes. Later (26:22) we are joined by ALau, Lakers Fan Daman and all the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Aaron Lau and Daman Rangoola Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/5/20231 hour, 11 minutes, 17 seconds
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GSW-LAL Game 1

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors game 1 loss. Was it just a feel out game? How do they counter AD? Jordan Poole's game and more.  Later (28:31) we’re joined by the enemy, Daman Rangoola and finally (36:58) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Daman Rangoola Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/3/202350 minutes, 24 seconds
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GSW-LAL Preview

Sam and Andy break down all things GSW/LAL. How will the Warriors guard AD? How will the Lakers guard Steph?  (18:16) Which players will be x-factors? Which young guys will step up and more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/2/202343 minutes, 40 seconds
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#StephBetter: Warriors Win Game 7

Saam and Andy discuss Steph’s iconic performance in game seven versus the Sacramento Kings. 50 points! (17:43) Later we discuss Looney and more.  (28:53) Finally we take your calls and discuss the upcoming match up with the Lakers and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/1/20231 hour, 5 minutes, 13 seconds
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Game 6 Recap + Game 7 Preview

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors terrible loss to Sacramento. Was that the worst loss of the Kerr era? Later (10:08) Big Wos of The Ringer joins us to deconstruct our feelings and Jordan Poole.  (33:14) Finally we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Big Wos Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/29/20231 hour, 6 minutes, 8 seconds
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Game 6 Preview + Playoff Thoughts

Sam and Andy preview Game 6 v. Sacramento. What adjustments can the Kings make? Later (14:10) they discuss the Bucks bowing out of the playoffs, Lakers-Grizz and all things playoffs. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/28/202333 minutes, 26 seconds
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GSW-Kings Game 5 Post Game

Andy and Sam react to the Warriors win in Sacramento. Draymond’s sublime play. Moses MaLOON and Wiggins' 2 way impact. Funny Kings narratives and more! (35:26) Later we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/27/20231 hour, 9 minutes, 21 seconds
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Game 5 Preview + Playoff Thoughts

Sam and Andy record after the Lakers win over the Grizzlies and discuss De'Aaron Fox's hand injury.  Does he play? What do we think Warriors need to do? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/25/202325 minutes, 51 seconds
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GSW-Kings Game 4 Post Game

Sam and Kyle Madson react to the Warriors huge win over Sacramento in Game 4. What happened down the stretch? (9:40) Draymond coming off bench and huge 3rd Q, plus other thoughts and where they are with the series. Later (27:49) We take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/24/202355 minutes, 22 seconds
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Game 3 Post Game

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors Game 3 win. Steph setting the tempo. Big Looney mins. Modi Moose! Should Draymond start in Game 4? Later (27:02) we take your calls Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/21/20231 hour, 1 minute, 24 seconds
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Game 3 Preview

Sam and Andy discuss Joe Dumars comments on Draymond’s suspension. (7:24) Next they discuss who will take his place?  (17:40) Finally, who will be the X-Factor? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/20/202323 minutes, 21 seconds
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Draymond Suspended!

Sam and Andy react to Draymond’s suspension. (11:55) What can the Warriors do to counteract? Plus a special guest stops by. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/19/202326 minutes, 14 seconds
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Warriors-Kings Game 2

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors disappointing Game 2 loss. (7:04) Should Draymond have been ejected? What to make of the game? Later (31:42) your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/18/202355 minutes, 35 seconds
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Game 2 Preview + Opening Playoff Weekend Thoughts

Sam and Andy react to the Clippers win over the Suns and then dissect Warriors-Kings Game 2.  (6:02) What Adjustments should they make? Is shot selection an issue? What about rebounding? Should Steph play more? Etc. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/17/202325 minutes, 4 seconds
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GSW-Kings Game 1

Andy and Sam react to the Warriors Game 1 loss to the Kings. Should they have played Wiggins as much as they did? Rotation q’s and more. Later (31:32) we take your calls Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/16/202346 minutes, 50 seconds
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Warriors-Kings Series Preview

Sam and Andy are joined by Sacramento Bee’s Chris Biderman and Kyle Madson to preview the first round series between the Warriors and Kings.  They discuss if the Kings have any advantages, the matchups to watch in the series, which role players to watch for, where to draw the official Golden State/Sac border and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Chris Biderman and Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/14/20231 hour, 13 minutes, 6 seconds
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Playoff Check In with Marcus Thompson

Sam and Andy are joined by Marcus Thompson II to preview the playoffs and react to the Lakers/Wolves play in game. Do the Kings have what it takes to beat the Warriors?  (18:48) Later they discuss Rick Celebrini’s importance to the run, Andrew Wiggins’ role when he returns, best Warriors role player during the dynasty, predictions, and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Marcus Thompson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/12/202353 minutes, 45 seconds
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The Warriors are the 6 seed! PLAYOFF TIME

The playoffs are here! Sam and Andy dive into the first round matchup between the Warriors and Kings. Would the Suns have been more fun?  Klay Thompson hits 300 threes, how will the core hold up against a team that plays their style?  Later (28:56), they take your calls on all things Playoffs Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/10/202348 minutes, 1 second
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Warriors/Kings Post Game

Sam and Tommy discuss the Warriors' playoff outlook after beating the Kings. Should they hope for a Suns or Sac first round matchup?  (22:50) Later, they take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Tommy Gunn Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/8/202349 minutes, 43 seconds
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Pre-Playoff Check In with the House of Strauss

Sam and Andy are joined by veteran NBA reporter Ethan Strauss to discuss the mess of the west and why GSW can repeat. (11:50) Why the Warriors resonate over other teams. (22:51) The NBA losing control and players going rogue, (30:50) Ethan’s thoughts on Wiggins and finally (51:42) thoughts on Lacob and the organizations direction. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Ethan Strauss Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/7/20231 hour, 4 seconds
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Warriors/Thunder Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win over the Oklahoma City thunder. The poor starting lineup, the adjustments and more. Later (33:25) we take your calls Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/5/202354 minutes, 11 seconds
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GSW/Nuggets Post Game: Sigh

Sam and Kyle Madson debrief the Warriors’ loss to Denver. What went wrong against the Nuggets? They discuss what to expect from Andrew Wiggins if he returns and the conference standings outlook.  Later (28:03) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/3/202337 minutes, 4 seconds
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Damon Bruce Joins Light Years

Sam and Andy talk Warriors, Bay Area sports and more with Damon Bruce. (6:44) How big an effect has Steph had in the Bay Area? (14:34) Thoughts on season (31:19) Will Wiggins return? + Predictions. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Damon Bruce Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/31/202355 minutes, 58 seconds
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GSW/Pelicans Post Game: Core

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win over the Pelicans. Draymond turning the game. The Core. Are the Warriors the best team in the west? Later (31:45) we take your calls   Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/29/202353 minutes, 8 seconds
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GSW/Wolves Post Game: I Love You, But You're Not Serious People

Sam and Andy react to the frustrating Wolves loss. GP2’s return. Poole, Curry, Klay and more.   Later (26:06) we take your calls on this game, standings and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/27/202342 minutes, 14 seconds
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GSW/Sixers Post Game: Poole Party

Sam is joined by Kyle Madson to discuss the Warriors win over the 76ers. Was this a break out by Jordan Poole? Is Joel Embiid the MVP? How do we feel about the Warriors playoff hopes? Later (32:49) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/25/202350 minutes, 28 seconds
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GSW/Mavs Post Game: BACK!

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors big win over the Dallas Mavericks. Mark Cubans silly complaints. Kuminga’s coming out party and more. Next (15:50) we are joined by friend of the show Trysta Krick to discuss the Warriors in the western conference and playoff chances. Last (47:25) we take your calls. Has Kuminga arrived? Anthony Lamb contributions. The core and more.   Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Trysta Krick Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/23/20231 hour, 8 minutes, 51 seconds
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GSW/Rockets Post Game + Big Picture Thoughts

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win over Houston and where their confidence is going forward. Can this team make a run or do they need Wiggins and GP2? Later (31:28) we take your calls. Did the warriors make a mistake trading James Wiseman & more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/21/202352 minutes, 51 seconds
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GSW v. Grizz/Hawks Back2Back Recap

Sam and Ben break down the Warriors’ loss to the Memphis Grizzlies. First they talk about the team’s road woes. Then they discuss Jonathan Kuminga and Jordan Poole’s strong performances amid mediocre seasons and odds Golden State can escape the play-in.  Later (32:22) they take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Ben Cruz Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/19/202347 minutes, 51 seconds
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GSW-Clippers Post Game

Sam and Aaron react to the Warriors’ loss to the Clippers. Steph Curry’s 50-point game and how Warriors are undermanned.  What to think of Andre’s injury and Wiggins' situation.  Later (32:38) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/16/202341 minutes, 38 seconds
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GSW/Suns Post Game

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors win over the Phoenix Suns. Klay’s big first half. Poole driving it home. The core's driving energy and more. Later we discuss March Madness. Sign up for our pool! Finally (31:22) we take your calls. Is JaMychal the chief goon? Thoughts on Dlee? + More. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/14/202348 minutes, 33 seconds
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GSW/Bucks Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win over Milwaukee and the iconic Steph Curry. What can we take from this game? Plus an Andrew Wiggins update. Later (32:50) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/12/202348 minutes, 32 seconds
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GSW/Grizz Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors loss to the Grizz. Is it Steph versus the world? What to make of the 4 guard lineup? Jordan Poole? Etc.  Later (35:04) we take your calls and voicemails. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/10/20231 hour, 5 minutes, 13 seconds
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GSW/Thunder Post Game Therapy

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors frustrating loss to the Thunder. How much can we blame refs? + Jordan Poole anger. Later (30:52) your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/8/202354 minutes, 50 seconds
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GSW/Lakers Post Game: Return of Steph + Bonta Hill Stops By

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors lose in Los Angeles. The return of Steph, Andre and more.  Next (11:18) they are joined by Bonta Hill to discuss the Wild Wild West. How do we feel about GSW v. Suns? When might Wiggins return? Lastly (40:24) your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Bonta Hill Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/6/202356 minutes
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Warriors/Clippers Post Game: Vibes Back

Sam and Andy discuss the big win over the Clippers. Was this Warriors best win of season? We discuss the growing defense and the huge Jordan Poole ignited 3rd quarter. Later (26:14) we are joined by callers. Kuminga thoughts. Baldwin thoughts and more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/3/202345 minutes, 26 seconds
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Warriors/Blazers Post Game: Up to 5 Seed

Sam and Aaron recap the Warriors win over Portland. The tale of two halves. What changed for GSW?  Next (8:58) they do a little standings watch/predictions for how the Warriors will land amongst the Clippers, Mavericks, and Suns. Lastly (33:50) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/1/202358 minutes, 6 seconds
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Win Over Minnesota, Injury Updates and More!

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors wild win and Klay Thompson’s performance against the Minnesota Timberwolves.  Then (10:30) they're joined by KRON4’s Jason Dumas to talk Steph Curry and Andrew Wiggins’ status and the standings. Finally (36:17) we discuss the league and take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Jason Dumas Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/27/20231 hour, 1 minute, 56 seconds
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Warriors/Rockets Post Game: Klay Thompson

Sam and Aaron discuss Klay’s big game versus Houston. How incredible it is for him to play at this level. Later (20:02) we discuss the development of Patrick Baldwin Jr. and Jonathan Kuminga. Finally (36:25) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/25/202348 minutes, 19 seconds
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GSW/Lakers Post Game: Groundhog Day

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors first game back from the All-Star break. How long can this go on? Later (24:43) we take your calls Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/24/202346 minutes, 33 seconds
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Warriors Second Half Preview feat. Big Wos

Sam and Andy are joined by The Ringer’s Wosny Lambry to talk about the Warriors second half outlook. First, they break down what Steph Curry’s injury means for their potential playoff seeding. Then (22:20) they discuss how the Western Conference might shake out with Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving now in the West. After that (45:06) they talk Steph Curry vs Kevin Durant’s legacy, (53:07) the Clippers’ fraudulence and a flat All-Star weekend. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Wosny Lambre Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/22/20231 hour, 11 minutes, 6 seconds
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All-Star Memories & Warrior Hopes Post All-Star Break

Sam and Andy discuss the disappointing All-Star weekend.  Next (10:18) they take a trip down memory lane to 2013, the first time a Warrior made an All-Star team in 16 years and the beginning of the run.  After that (19:32) we discuss our hopes for the Warriors post all star break. Finally (30:23) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/20/202357 minutes, 22 seconds
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.500 Into The All-Star Break

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors entering the All-Star break. Are they just a .500 team or can they be better? What do they need to do to get out of the play in?  Later (17:15) they discuss the Warriors defense based on Draymond Green's quote. Lastly (29:25) your calls. How big of an impact can GP2 make? Kuminga minutes + More! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/16/202351 minutes, 15 seconds
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GSW/Wizards Post Game, GP2 Back and Buyout Thoughts

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win over the Wizards, Wiggins' big game, Ty Jerome’s impact and juxtaposition of Jerome v. Poole at PG.  Later (14:25) they discuss the buyout market? Will Warriors acquire a guy? Lastly (30:15) they discuss the return of GP2. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/14/202347 minutes, 53 seconds
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GSW/Lakers Postgame

Andy is joined by the Co-Host of The Ringer's Wednesday Worldwide podcast Ben Cruz. They discuss the Warriors lose to the Lakers and the ongoing late game execution issues. Later (20:53) Vignesh Venkataraman of GSW Fast Break joins the show to discuss the teams defensive woes, lack of diversity on offense and whether the Warriors will even make the playoffs. Finally (35:49) we take you voicemails. Host: Andy Liu Guest: Ben Cruz and Vignesh Venkataraman Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/12/202354 minutes, 30 seconds
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EMERGENCY POD: GP2 Trade on Hold?!

Sam and Andy react to the news the GP2 trade could be pulled back? (3:06) Dr. Rajpal Brar of 3CB Performance stops by to discuss what this all might mean and more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Dr. Rajpal Brar Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/11/202330 minutes, 25 seconds
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The Trade Deadline: GP2 is Back!

Sam and Andy discuss the return of Gary Payton II and a wild trade deadline.  Where the Warriors slot into the west after all the deals. Later (29:52) we discuss the end of the Wiseman era.  Finally (33:44) we take your calls. And more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/10/20231 hour, 1 minute, 18 seconds
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GSW Lose to Potland + KD Trade To Suns

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors loss to Portland.  (11:44) Midway through they get news that the Suns traded for Kevin Durant.  They react in live time. How confident are they that GSW will make a move? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/9/202330 minutes, 42 seconds
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Steph Curry Injury Update + OKC Game Recap

Sam and Andy are joined by Dr. Nirav Pandya to discuss Steph Curry’s injury and when he might be back.  Next (13:49) we discuss the Warriors convincing win over OKC. The performances from Klay, Poole, Draymond and the birthday boy Kevon Looney. Finally (34:47) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Dr. Nirav Pandya Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/7/202352 minutes, 27 seconds
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Steph Curry Injury Update + Trade Deadline Talks

Sam and Andy react to Steph Curry injury news. How long will he be out? Does this change the Warriors' plans?  Later (12:15) they are joined by Yahoo Sports Senior NBA Reporter, Jake Fischer, to discuss the trade deadline. Does everything wait on the Kyrie situation? Why aren't the Warriors linked to more moves? Could they trade a kid? What’s going on with Bob Myers? Finally (33:47) your voicemails. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Jake Fischer Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/5/202351 minutes, 19 seconds
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Back to .500 - GSW/Nuggets Post Game

Sam and Aaron recap a loss to the Denver Nuggets. They discuss James Wiseman’s return, Andrew Wiggins’ disappearance and diagnose what’s made the Warriors mediocre. (25:48) Later we answers your questions and voicemails.   Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/3/202348 minutes, 21 seconds
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Wolves Loss + Trade Deadline Thoughts

Sam and Andy do a little group therapy following the Warriors’ overtime loss at Minnesota. (19:13) They break down GM Bob Myers’ comments on the Warriors’ trade deadline urgency and (32:12) take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/2/202353 minutes, 4 seconds
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GSW/OKC Post Game + Some Niner Thoughts

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win over OKC and the magical Stephen Curry. Are they going on a run?  Later (24:38) we take your calls and finally we discuss the Niners disappointing end of season. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/31/202351 minutes, 47 seconds
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Road Warriors

Sam is joined by Seth Partnow to discuss the Warriors road woes prior to their road trip.  Is their 6-18 record misleading? + More! Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Seth Partnow Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/30/202327 minutes, 51 seconds
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GSW/Raptors Postgame

Sam and Aaron break down the Warriors win over the Toronto Raptors. (4:05) They talk about Jonathan Kuminga’s big night—could he be the X-factor to a Warriors title run? Plus, why Donte DiVincenzo was born to play Warriors basketball and why we didn’t see James Wiseman. Later (30:24) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/28/202349 minutes, 27 seconds
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Win Over Grizzlies + Bob Myers' Future

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors exciting win over the Memphis Grizzlies. Steph's ejection, Poole's game winner, Kuminga starting and more.  (19:06) Later they discuss The Athletic’s article regarding Bob Myers' future and frustrations over the direction of the team.  Finally (26:54) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/26/202342 minutes, 41 seconds
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Are The Warriors Really Contenders? + Trade Season is Here!

Sam and Andy discuss what’s going wrong with GSW. Wiggins slumping. Steph looking tired. No energy etc. They also discuss Kuminga’s emerging impact. Next (18:28) they discuss the Rui Hachimura trade to the Lakers and what it means for the trade market. Will the Warriors get involved?  Finally (34:30) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/24/202351 minutes, 47 seconds
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GSW/Boston Postgame

Andy is joined by Justin Grant of the Golden Spaces podcast to discuss the Warriors overtime loss to the Celtics. They discuss the Warriors starting the game with a small ball lineup, whether the team needs another wing or a center and the trade deadline. Later (23:19) we take your calls. Host: Andy Liu Guest: Justin Grant Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/20/202340 minutes, 41 seconds
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Niners/Cowboys + Mailbag

Sam and Andy are joined by Jason Aponte to break down Niners v. Cowboys.  Later (26:40) we take your mailbag calls. Is Bob Myers media tour a sign he might be gone? Will Warriors finish season with more wins or podcasts? Kelly Olynyk + More! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Jason Aponte Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/19/202359 minutes, 52 seconds
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MLK Weekend Recap

Sam and Andy recap the weekend games v. Wizards and the Bulls. Draymond’s masterclass 4th Quarter and Steph Curry.  (7:37) We discuss how same problems persist and (18:29) discuss an interesting rumor from Sports Illustrated’s Crossover Podcast.  Later (28:05) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/17/202351 minutes, 8 seconds
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GSW/Spurs Postgame

Sam and Aaron discuss the Warriors win in San Antonio. What was it like to watch a game in the Alamodome. Are the Warriors turning it?  Later (19:35) they discuss if Warriors should trade for Jakob Poeltl. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/14/202336 minutes, 58 seconds
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Warriors Midseason Grades

Sam and Andy grade the Warriors through 41 games. The front office, (7:33) the coaching staff and (14:28) the players. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/13/202349 minutes, 6 seconds
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Warriors/Suns Postgame

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors disappointing loss to the Suns. What do they need to know? Later (20:06) we take your calls and (37:48) your voicemails. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/11/202347 minutes, 11 seconds
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Warriors at Midseason, Loss to Orlando and More!

Sam and Andy are joined by Kevin O’Connor to discuss where the Warriors stand in the west after 40 games? (5:39) Who could they target to bolster the roster? Who in the west scares you? Next (25:12) they discuss the loss to Orlando.  Finally (32:05) your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Kevin O'Connor Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/9/202348 minutes, 10 seconds
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Joe Lacob Speaks, Warrior Injuries and Pistons Loss

Sam and Andy react to Lacob’s interview. (9:27) How Wiseman is an existential question. (21:04) How they’ll handle Klay and Draymond going forward.  (27:03) Next they discuss the injuries. Finally (37:09) they take your calls on the Pistons fiasco of a game. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/6/202349 minutes, 18 seconds
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54 for Klay/Double OT Win v ATL

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors double OT win over Atlanta, Klay’s 54 and all wildness from the game. Later (26:04) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
1/3/202347 minutes, 19 seconds
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4-0 to Close 2022 & Our Warrior New Years Resolutions

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors thrilling win over Portland. Big plays from Draymond, Donte, Kuminga and Poole looking like a star.  Next (18:22) they discuss their New Years Resolutions for GSW. Finally (27:14) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/31/202257 minutes, 41 seconds
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Warriors on a Winning Streak

Sam is joined by Temple of Hoop’s Jason Maples and Daman Rangoola to discuss the Warriors win over the Utah Jazz, Patrick Baldwin Jr. and the home winning streak. (10:22) How do they feel about where the Warriors stand in the west? (21:55) How do they feel about Warriors v. best east teams?  Finally (33:20) some Laker talk. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Jason Maples and Daman Rangoola Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/29/202243 minutes, 48 seconds
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Kuminga > Charlotte

Sam is joined by Aaron Larsuel to discuss Jonathan Kuminga’s big performance and the game overall against Charlotte. (31:04) Later we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/28/202242 minutes, 29 seconds
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Warriors Beat Grizz

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors big Christmas Day win over Memphis. (6:36) Draymond setting the tone. (11:13) The young players impact, especially James Wiseman!  Later (17:47) they discuss the Klay/Brooks quotes. Are the Grizz Suns-levels frauds? Will this be the turning point? (29:55) Lastly we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/26/202243 minutes, 32 seconds
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Warriors Coming Home, Chance to Turn Season Around

Sam and Andy discuss Wiseman’s 30 point performance in Brooklyn and (4:55) the upcoming season defining home stand.  Next (12:57) they discuss how it feels like the Warriors are buying time until they make a move. Finally (25:43) they discuss the Giants' Carlos Correa fiasco, and differences in ownership between Giants/Warriors. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/23/202241 minutes, 46 seconds
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Post Knicks Sound Off

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors loss to the Knicks. (3:45) Thought on Wiseman and the 2nd timelines play and (16:45) a Steph Curry update.  Later (21:14) your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/21/202251 minutes, 58 seconds
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Jordan Poole and Lionel Messi's Big Day. Warriors Win in Toronto

Sam and Andy break down Jordan Poole’s big game in the Warriors’ road win in Toronto. (16:02) They are joined by Es Baraheni to talk about the Raptors decline and any theoretical GSW/Toronto trades + (30:02) some World Cup thoughts. (37:44) Plus voicemails, questions, answers and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Es Baraheni Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/19/202253 minutes, 4 seconds
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Emergency Episode: Steph Curry Injured

Sam and Andy react to Steph’s injury diagnosis. What does it mean for the Warriors? Who needs to step up? (11:16) What’s their record over the next 10-12 games? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/16/202226 minutes, 53 seconds
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Steph's Hurt, Poole/Moody & Your Takes

Sam and Andy talk to Dr. Nirav Pandya about the initial information on Steph’s shoulder.  Next (11:07) they discuss Jordan Poole’s poor play and why Moody isn't playing. Finally (21:26) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Dr. Nirav Pandya Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/15/202252 minutes, 5 seconds
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Bucks Loss + Convo with The Ringer's Wos

Sam and Andy are joined by The Ringer’s Wos Lambre to discuss how the Warriors should feel after a beat down in Milwaukee.  Later (5:17) they analyze the Warriors’ achilles heels and their toughest opponents in the west and league.  (24:46) They discuss Jordan Poole's inconsistencies and the weird officiating. Finally (40:08) your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Big Wos Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/14/20221 hour, 2 minutes, 6 seconds
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GSW Beats Boston, A Long Road Trip & Your Calls

Sam and Andy react to GSW’s big win over Boston and (12:26) Kuminga’s growing importance.  Next (23:31) they discuss why Steph isn’t mentioned in MVP considerations. After that (28:47) they discuss the 6 game road trip.  Finally (37:29) we take your calls! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/12/20221 hour, 49 seconds
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Do The Warriors Make a Trade?

Sam is joined by Aaron Larsuel to discuss the Warriors rocky play and increasing possibility they need to make a trade.  (4:45) What to do with Wiseman. (18:54) Thoughts on acquiring Jakob Poeltl. (26:11) Acquiring PJ Washington and finally (29:25) Utah Jazz players. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/9/202242 minutes, 14 seconds
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Loss in Utah

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors heartbreaking loss in Utah. (7:35) Kuminga’s big moments. Later (31:48) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/8/202248 minutes, 8 seconds
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GSW/Pacers Frustrations

Sam and Andy recap the Warriors loss to the Pacers. Does this team feels like a play in team? (13:38) How good did Kuminga look? (25:12) Do the Warriors need to make a move?  Later (28:22) we take your calls Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/6/202254 minutes, 48 seconds
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Back To Back Wins

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors back to back wins over the Rockets and Bulls. They discuss Wiggins' big night.  (9:38) Are the Warriors shooting too many 3's? (18:22) What to make of Moody’s mins. Finally (31:07) a big week ahead. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/4/202239 minutes, 35 seconds
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The West, Warriors and Steph Curry

Sam and Andy are joined by The Athletic’s Dave DuFour to discuss Warriors start to season and (7:55) what to make of the mediocre west. Next (23:48) they discuss Steph Curry as the goat and finally (31:44) they discuss what Warriors might need to do to compete with top of east. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Dave DuFour Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
12/2/202242 minutes, 37 seconds
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Mavs Post Game

Sam and Andy debrief the positives and negatives from the Warriors’ loss to Dallas. (3:18) They also discuss Jonathan Kuminga’s progress and what’s wrong with Jordan Poole? (22:12) Later they examine Luka Doncic comparisons to Harden and LeBron and finally (34:31) your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/30/202250 minutes, 59 seconds
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Win Over Wolves, Back Over .500 and Vibes

Sam and Andy recap the win over the Minnesota Timberwolves, Kuminga’s positive play and the Warriors rounding into form. Next (17:07) they discuss what has changed to make Warriors get hot. After that (26:19) they discuss potential trade options reported by Eric Pincus of Bleacher Report. Finally (41:22) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/28/202257 minutes, 10 seconds
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Happy Thanksgiving + Mailbag

Sam and Andy discuss what's making the Utah Jazz and Sacramento Kings successful. What are they doing that the Warriors aren't? (20:17) Would GSW young players have success on other teams? Finally (28:30) we take your questions. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/24/202246 minutes, 49 seconds
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Warriors-Pelicans Post Game

Sam and Andy go over the Warriors bad loss in New Orleans. (15:05) Later they're joined by 95.7 The Game's Joe Shasky to talk about the Warriors and Giants battle to be the best show in San Francisco, what Golden State can do about their thin roster and more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Joe Shasky Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/22/20221 hour, 9 minutes, 57 seconds
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Warriors Finally Win a Road Game!

Sam is joined by Dieter Kurtenbach of the Mercury News to discuss the Warriors win over the Houston Rockets. (1:24) Klay goes for 41 and finally gets back on track (15:01) however, the bench still has issues. Later (38:32) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Dieter Kurtenbach Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/21/202257 minutes, 6 seconds
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Warriors v. Knicks Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win over the Knicks. What went right for Klay? Was this a return to Warriors basketball? Later (29:10) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/19/202247 minutes, 28 seconds
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What To Do With The Kids, The Bench, and a Trade?

Sam and Andy are joined by Mark Schindler to discuss Wiseman, Kuminga and Moody. (1:53) What should the Warriors do with them? How do they fix the bench? (15:20) Do they need to make a trade? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Mark Schindler Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/18/202223 minutes, 41 seconds
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Suns Loss and Frustrations Galore

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors frustrating loss to the Phoenix Suns despite Steph scoring 50. What to do about Klay and Poole's struggles, the roster and more. Later (32:27) we take the goon's calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/17/20221 hour, 6 minutes, 33 seconds
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Jordan Poole, 2nd Unit and Wiseman

Sam and Aaron discuss Jordan Poole's big game against San Antonio, (13:57) should Klay be moved to the bench? (18:35) Next they discuss the second unit. (33:39) Finally they discuss Kuminga and Wiseman to the G-League. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/15/202248 minutes, 28 seconds
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Steph Better, GSW Beat Cavs

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors' win over Cleveland and another amazing Steph Curry performance. Next (15:09) they are joined by Justin Rowan and Carter Rodriguez of The Chase Down podcast to discuss GSW v. CLE. Finally (43:27) we take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Justin Rowan and Carter Rodriguez Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/12/20221 hour, 7 minutes, 44 seconds
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Desperation Wins and Timeline Malaise

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors desperate win over Sacramento. Next (3:50) how the two timeline plan is wasting Curry's prime years, their take on Kuminga and Wiseman's showing so far and finally (32:55) how they would re-draft 2020. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/9/202251 minutes, 24 seconds
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Warriors are 3-7, Time To Hit The Panic Meter?

Sam and Andy are joined by Anthony Slater of The Athletic to discuss the 3-7 Warriors. (1:54) How panicked should fans be? (7:12) Thoughts on how the Wiseman/Kuminga experience is going. (17:19) Do the Warriors have enough depth? + More! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Anthony Slater Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/7/202248 minutes, 35 seconds
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Disappointing Loss to Orlando

Sam, Andy and Aaron try not to panic after the Warriors' fourth straight loss, They talk unearned minutes, the contrast between starters and the bench, Wiseman, what's going on with Kuminga and this championship hangover. Later (35:38) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari, Andy Liu and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/4/20221 hour, 1 minute, 19 seconds
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Warriors v. Heat Post Game Pt. 2

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors loss to the Miami Heat. Should we expect more from starters? How concerned are you of the bench? Later (25:01), we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
11/2/202253 minutes, 46 seconds
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Frustrating Weekend + Spaced Out

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors disappointing games in Charlotte and Detroit. (2:25) Is it the two timelines or are they currently just sucking? What else can they do to get back on track? Later (27:58) we are joined by Mike Prada to discuss his new book Spaced Out, on how the NBA has changed. You can order Spaced Out here: https://www.amazon.com/Spaced-Out-Three-Point-Revolution-Everything/dp/1629378860 Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Mike Prada Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/31/202258 minutes, 28 seconds
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GSW v. Heat Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss Warriors vs Heat. The iconic Steph Curry. How consistent Andrew Wiggins has been, Draymond's play and more! Later (34:52) the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/28/202254 minutes, 39 seconds
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GSW v. Suns Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss Klay's ejection and overall frustrations. Next we discuss the defensive woes. Finally (23:07) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/26/202249 minutes, 31 seconds
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Kings Game, Two Timelines and Gatekeeping

Sam and Andy discuss gatekeeping in Bay Area sports media. Next (6:15) they discuss Kings game and challenges of 2 timelines. Later (22:04) they discuss Steph and Wiggins' awesome early season play. Finally (37:14) the goons! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/24/202249 minutes, 28 seconds
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NBA Openers + McCaffrey Trade

Sam and Andy react to the NBA openers with our takes on who's real and who's not. Later (13:58) we are joined by Grant Cohn to discuss the 49ers trade for Christian McCaffrey. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Grant Cohn Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/21/202244 minutes, 4 seconds
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Ring Night

Sam and Aaron discuss the Warriors win over the Lakers on Ring Night. How deep are the Warriors? + More! Later (18:47) we take calls from the goons. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/19/202248 minutes, 4 seconds
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GSW Fast Break Season Preview Pt. 2 + Goon Bold Takes

Sam and Andy are joined by Vignesh Venkataraman of GSW Fast Break Blog to discuss the upcoming Warriors season. Is this the deepest team they've had? What are your expectations from the kids? Later (16:46) we have the goons join us and tell us all their bold hot takes for the season. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Vignesh Venkataraman Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/18/202244 minutes, 29 seconds
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Extensions and Season Preview PT. 1

Sam and Andy discuss Jordan Poole and Andrew Wiggins contract extensions on Youtube Live. Is this the deepest Warriors team? How will the young players fit into all this?  Later (33:10) Marcus Thompson of The Athletic joins us to discuss Draymond not getting an extension and what it means. His outlook on the Warriors season and their bold takes for 2022/23. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Marcus Thompson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/17/20221 hour, 7 minutes, 24 seconds
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Draymond's Return, Wiseman's Ceiling and Why Warriors Might Be Most Improved

Sam and Andy are joined by Coach Nick of BBALLBREAKDOWN to discuss Draymond's return and any lasting impact.  Next (10:45) they discuss why Coach Nick believes Wiseman will be better than Evan Mobley.  Finally (22:24) they discuss why Coach Nick believes GSW may be most improved team in NBA + some Moody, Donte and Kuminga thoughts. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Coach Nick Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/14/202251 minutes, 25 seconds
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Western Conference Contenders

Sam and Andy break down the other Western Conference contenders and what would need to happen for them to dethrone the Warriors. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/12/202238 minutes, 26 seconds
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Apologies and Lakers

Sam and Andy react to Draymond's apology and the Lakers game. Was Draymond sincere and how this will effect the upcoming season. Later they discuss how Jonathan Kuminga and James Wiseman have progressed through the preseason. Subscribe to Premium 2.0! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/10/202240 minutes, 10 seconds
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Draymond Saga + Klay

Sam and Andy are joined by KRON 4's Jason Dumas to discuss Warriors response to Draymond punching Poole.  What was Steph, Kerr and Bob Myers message? (18:07) Will this effect their season?  Later (24:55) they discuss Klay being held out of practice and why. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Jason Dumas Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/7/202229 minutes, 28 seconds
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Draymond-Poole Fracas

Sam and Andy discuss Draymond Green and Jordan Poole's practice altercation.  Cause for concern? Why even leak it?  Later (23:55) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/6/202248 minutes, 56 seconds
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Japan, Immaculate Vibes and Expectations

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors two games in Japan. (7:35) Impressions of Wiseman and Kuminga. (18:39) Impressions of Moody and Donte.   (27:04) Later they are joined by friend, Andrew Sharp to discuss Tyler Herro's contract extension and what it means for Jordan Poole. (44:02) Also where Sharp has the Warriors in title contention. Subscribe to Premium 2.0: https://www.patreon.com/LightYears Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Andrew Sharp Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
10/3/20221 hour, 5 minutes, 11 seconds
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ESPN Projections + Things We Want To See In Preseason

Sam and Andy discuss the ESPN stat based projections.  Later (9:45) they discuss things they want to see from the Warriors in preseason. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/30/202236 minutes, 37 seconds
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Are The Warriors Better Than Last Year + Who in The West Falls Off

Sam and Andy host a live show on Playback and discuss if the Warriors are better than last year. Next (13:02) they discuss which team in the west will miss the playoffs. Finally (26:55) they take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/28/202247 minutes, 45 seconds
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Media Day

Sam and Andy discuss Media Day. Is this the most confident the Warriors have been?  (14:28) Draymond's contract extension. (27:44) Giannis comments on Steph and More! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/26/202240 minutes, 12 seconds
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Steve and Bob Talk To The Media

Sam and Andy react to Steve Kerr and Bob Myers talking to media.  (4:13) How are contract extensions coming? (11:15) How will the rotation shake out? (24:04) And finally our thoughts on Klay, Steph and Andre. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/23/202231 minutes, 22 seconds
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Steph + NBA Rankings

Sam and Andy discuss the new NBA season approaching. Later (13:40) they discuss player rankings, who will exceed their ranking and share their personal player rankings for the 2022-2023 season. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/22/202237 minutes, 10 seconds
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Warrior Contract Extensions + Trey Injury

Sam and Andy discuss Trey Lance's unfortunate injury and the plight of the 49ers.  Later they discuss potential contract extensions for Wiggins (16:20), Draymond (28:32) and Poole (37:18). What are the right numbers? Who will have more suitors? + More! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/19/202243 minutes, 45 seconds
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Klay Talk

Sam and Andy discuss their feelings rewatching Klay’s 60 point game versus Indiana. What are they hoping for this year? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/16/202240 minutes, 3 seconds
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NFL Pain, Will Andre Return + Camp Invite Thoughts

Sam is joined by Aaron to discuss a lame opening weekend of football for the Bay area.  Next (13:30) They discuss Andre Iguodala's decision, will he or won't he return? Does it matter?  Finally (29:18) they discuss final roster spots? Who do they want to make it? Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/12/202249 minutes, 32 seconds
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Football Season + Musings

Sam is joined by the boys from the Candlestick Chronicles to discuss Niners season, similarities and differences with the Warriors and all things Bay Area football. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Chris Biderman and Kyle Madson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/9/20221 hour, 18 seconds
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Game 6 Klay + Camp Invites

Sam and Andy re-live the birth of Game 6 Klay in the 2016 Western Conference Finals. (13:52) Then the pair assess the list of players Golden State invited to workouts this week with just a few weeks remaining until camp begins. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/8/202241 minutes, 20 seconds
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Three Reasons The Warriors Will Repeat, Three Reasons They Won't

Sam and Andy discuss three reasons why the Warriors will repeat and (24:55) three reasons why they might not. Join Light Years Run Your Pool NFL Survivor Pool: https://www.runyourpool.com/p/j/3bda93eb255a481281d55a6da46f2fcb Make sure to join us Wednesday for the Light Years Warriors Rewatch on Playback:  https://www.getplayback.com/room/light-years Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/5/202251 minutes, 50 seconds
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Rewatching The Greatest Regular Season Game Ever

Sam and Andy react to the rewatch of the 2016 GSW v. OKC regular season game aka the "Double Bang" game. They discuss Steph's iconic performance and how much the Warriors have evolved since then. Later (17:47) they take listener calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
9/1/202235 minutes, 36 seconds
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Survivor Poole, Kuminga and Vegas Odds Reactions

Sam and Andy discuss their Survivor Pool, Jonathan Kuminga with the national team, and rewatches.  Next (19:23) they discuss Vegas odds. Should Boston be the favorite? Are the Clippers the biggest western conference contenders? Sleepers and more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/29/202253 minutes, 6 seconds
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2019 Re-Watch Thoughts + More

Sam and Andy react to the rewatch of the 2019 Western Conference Semifinals Warriors v. Rockets Game 6.  What has changed with spacing? Can Klay get back to that level? What is different with Steph? Later (21:40) they discuss trade rumors and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/25/202236 minutes, 39 seconds
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Rewatching Finals, Top 5 Lists and Wiseman

Sam and Andy discuss rewatching Boston v. GSW Game 4 and future re-watches.  Later (11:35) they discuss The Volumes top 5 players list. How do we feel about Steph v. Giannis?  Finally (27:50) we discuss The Chronicles' article on James Wiseman. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/22/202239 minutes, 35 seconds
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Full Schedule Release

Sam and Aaron discuss the schedule release. Later (28:16) Andy joins the show and we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari, Andy Liu, and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/18/202245 minutes, 56 seconds
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Schedule Release + Niners

Sam and Andy react to Schedule Leaks for the Warriors opening night and Christmas day opponents.  Later (17:56) they are joined by Akash Anavarathan from Niners Nation to discuss the 49ers, similarities with Warriors, expectations and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Akash Anavarathan Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/15/202249 minutes, 13 seconds
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When We Knew The Warriors Were Gonna Be Championship

Sam and Andy discuss when we knew the Warriors were title contenders last season, key games and moments. Later (33:41) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/11/202254 minutes, 46 seconds
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Curry Camp, Mike James and More!

Sam is joined by Aaron Larsuel to discuss the Curry Camp, Mike James one dimension comments and what makes Steph special.  Later (19:35) they discuss Bob McKillop's fiery speech and (24:58) if Warriors can use this same energy with integrating Kuminga and Wiseman.  Finally (42:20) they discuss New Media's comments on Kuzma/Ingram. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/8/202249 minutes, 22 seconds
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What We Can Learn from Tom Brady + More

Sam and Andy are on Spotify Live discussing Tom Brady turning 45. Can Steph age like Brady? What would GSW need to do to facilitate this?  Later (26:30) we take your questions. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/5/202250 minutes, 11 seconds
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Bay Area Sports, Where the Warriors fit in and more

Sam and Andy are joined by Steve Berman of The Athletic to discuss the Giants and Warriors competition over eye balls and what drives Bay Area consumers.  Later (22:43) we discuss the evolution of blogmosphere to social media Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Steve Berman Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
8/1/202251 minutes, 15 seconds
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Warriors Extensions

Sam and Andy discuss Warriors extensions on Spotify Live Happy Hour. Can they keep all their players? What to make of Draymond contract reports? + More! Later (33:08) we take your calls.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/28/202259 minutes, 43 seconds
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The Luxury Tax + More

Sam is joined by Daman Rangoola to discuss Joe Lacob's infamous quotes on the luxury tax. Is the tax unfair? What was Joe's angle? How do we feel about it? (21:11) How do we think this will affect the next CBA?  Later (34:28) what NBA teams are we excited to watch next season? Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Daman Rangoola Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/25/202241 minutes, 42 seconds
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JaMychal Green signing + Andrew Bogut on the Warriors

Sam and Any discuss the Warriors signing JaMychal Green.  Next (13:11) Andrew Bogut joins the guys to discuss James Wiseman and the challenges for a talented young big being integrated into an already good team.  Later (27:23) they discuss Steph Curry in the NBA Finals and banter on NBA lists and what not. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Andrew Bogut Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/20/202249 minutes, 46 seconds
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Final Summer League Thoughts: Mac McClung, Jama Mahlalela & More

Sam and Andy touch on the final summer league game and if Mac McClung will make the roster (two way?!).  Then (7:06) are joined by Shayna Rubin of the Mercury News to discuss Jama Mahlalela's ascension up the bench and Warriors future.  Finally (19:18) they hit on summer league impressions of Wiseman, Kuminga and more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Shayna Rubin Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/18/202250 minutes, 14 seconds
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Warriors Summer League Recap

Sam is joined by Aaron to recap Warriors Summer League. How did we feel about Wiseman and Kuminga? Later (30:53) we take your calls! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/16/202252 minutes, 45 seconds
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The Warriors New Big 3

Andy and Sam return together to discuss Warriors-Celtics summer league Finals rematch, Jonathan Kuminga, Moses Moody and James Wiseman’s ceiling, their outlook for next season, and take your calls! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/13/202251 minutes
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Wiseman's Return!

Andy and Ben discuss James Wiseman's Summer League debut, the Jonathan Kuminga Show and their upside and role next season. Later (22:48) we take your calls. Host: Andy Liu and Ben Cruz Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/11/202242 minutes, 18 seconds
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Summer League Summit

Sam is joined by Ethan Strauss at summer League to discuss the challenge of scouting/developing bigs, Lacob speaking it into existence and more. Later (23:28) Daman Rangoola joins to juxtapose GSW leadership to Laker leadership. Finally (35:38) Kirk Henderson and Andrew Sharp chime in on their views on organizations, talent and takes. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Ethan Strauss, Daman Rangoola, Kirk Henderson, Andrew Sharp Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/10/202258 minutes, 5 seconds
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Summer League Mailbag

Sam and Andy take your mailbag q's on summer league, free agency and more!  What is our expectations for Wiseman, Kuminga and Moody? Are we worried about lack of vets on the roster? Is there anyone else we're looking out for? + More! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/7/202240 minutes, 50 seconds
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Free Agency Round Up

Sam and Andy discuss Warrior Free Agency on Spotify Live. What do we think of GP2 And Otto? Retaining Looney? Signing Donte DiVincenzo. Later (23:08) we take your calls.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/3/202249 minutes, 25 seconds
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Free Agency Day 1

Sam is joined by Aaron to recap day 1 of free agency. What’s going on with KD?! Will the Warrior keep Looney and GP?! Later (27:05) we take your questions. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
7/1/202259 minutes, 19 seconds
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Draymond's Comments + Free Agency Preview with Danny Leroux

Sam and Andy react to Draymond's comments re: 2016. Later (10:25) they are joined by salary cap expert Danny Leroux to break down free agency of Kevon Looney, GP2, Otto Porter and more. Also, is there anyone out there GSW might pursue? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Danny Leroux Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/29/202245 minutes, 51 seconds
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2022 Golden State Warriors Season Recap with Marcus Thompson

The Athletic's Marcus Thompson joins Andy and Sam to talk all things Warriors. Patrick Baldwin Jr, Ryan Rollins and why they remind us of the Jordan Bell days of the Peak Warriors drafts. Will they keep Looney, GP2, and Otto? Favorite moments of the season, Andrew Wiggins' all-time run, and of course, Steph Curry's best postseason run ever and where he ranks in NBA history.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Marcus Thompson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/27/20221 hour, 12 minutes, 11 seconds
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Draft Post Show

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors picking Patrick Baldwin and Ryan Rollins. Later (17:05) we take listeners calls on Spotify Live. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/24/20221 hour, 24 seconds
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Parade, Golden State Patriots and Draft Talk

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors Championship Parade.  Later (14:16) we are joined by Kevin O'Connor of The Ringer to discuss comparisons between this Warriors team and the Tom Brady's Patriots and final feelings on the 2021/22 Warriors.  Finally (32:58) we talk NBA draft. Who should the Warriors target? Upside or Floor? etc. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Kevin O'Connor Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/21/202253 minutes, 31 seconds
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The Warriors are CHAMPIONS!

Sam and Andy celebrate the Warriors winning the championship on Spotify Live. They discuss what this title means for the Core 3 and much more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/18/20221 hour, 54 minutes, 32 seconds
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Game 6 Preview

Sam and Andy preview Game 6 and talk about the Core 3's decade together. (9:36) We discuss keys to the game and (18:20) pick our X-factor for tonight. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/16/202220 minutes, 11 seconds
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GSW v. Celtics Game 5: Two Way Wiggs

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors Game 5 win over Boston on Spotify Live.  Two Way Wiggs performance! Being one game away from finals!  Later (24:10) we take your calls! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/14/20221 hour, 8 minutes, 17 seconds
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Game 5 Mini-Pod Preview: GAME DAY

Sam is joined by Vignesh from GSW Fast Break Blog to discuss Game 5.  (2:57) Does Boston change their strategy on GSW? (9:45) Do other Warriors get going? Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Vignesh Venkataraman Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/13/202217 minutes, 14 seconds
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GSW v. Celtics Game 4: GOAT Things

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors big Game 4 win. The GOAT performance from Steph.  Later (20:55) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/11/202257 minutes, 16 seconds
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Game 4 Preview: Judgement

Sam and Andy preview GSW/Boston Game 4.  (2:05) How will Steph's leg react? (4:22) What adjustments do we want to see on offense/defense? (6:25) What do we need from Draymond + More! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/10/202226 minutes, 13 seconds
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GSW v. Celtics Game 3: Playing With Food

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors loss to Boston in Game 3 on Spotify Live.  Later (18:28) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/9/202256 minutes, 35 seconds
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Game 3 Preview: Tuxedo Karen's

Sam is joined by Aaron Larsuel to discuss Warriors v Celtics Game 3.  (2:40) How we feel about Celtics statements re: Draymond. Do we think it will effect game? (14:15) What are key strategic points for Game 3. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/8/202224 minutes, 18 seconds
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GSW v. Celtics Game 2: Series On

Sam and Andy discuss Warriors win over Boston in Game 2. Who mattered? How big was Draymond? Steph?  Later (32:07) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/6/20221 hour, 12 minutes, 29 seconds
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Game 2: Game Day Preview

Sam is joined by Aaron Larsuel to preview Game 2.  (3:25) Do they Warriors need to make changes to their defensive strategy? (11:02) How does Jordan Poole get going? Klay/Draymond roles + More! Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/5/202225 minutes, 57 seconds
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GSW v. Celtics Finals Game 1: First Home Loss

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors Game 1 loss to the Celtics on Spotify Live. Was it poor GSW defense, or just hot shooting from Boston? Later (15:04) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/4/202246 minutes, 57 seconds
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Warriors Love/Hate with Nick Wright + Finals Talk

Sam and Andy are joined by FS1's Nick Wright to discuss his feelings towards the Warriors.  The initial annoyance, the growing admiration etc. (26:49) How we contextualize Steph v. more physically gifted players?  Later (40:46) we get Nick's pick for the NBA finals. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Nick Wright Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
6/1/202250 minutes, 54 seconds
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GSW v. Celtics Finals

After the Celtics Game 7 win over Miami, Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors facing the Boston Celtics in the NBA finals. What worries us? What excites us? + More. Later (28:02) we take your calls.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/30/202254 minutes, 27 seconds
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GAME 5 Post Game Spotify Live show. THE LOST EPISODE

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors making the finals after Game 5 on Spotify Live. Later (25:14) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/28/20221 hour, 6 minutes, 4 seconds
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The Warriors are BACK in the finals. GSW v. Mavs G5

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors going back to the finals.  We discuss Steph Curry's journey to get Warriors here. (9:28) Klay's Journey (13:57) Draymond Green's leadership. (19:25) Steve Kerr's evolution and finally (23:27) the importance of Looney, Poole and Wiggins. All that plus more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/27/202242 minutes, 16 seconds
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GSW v. Mavs Game 4: Let Down

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors disappointing loss in Game 4.  How did we feel about young players? What do they need to do in Game 5?  Later (13:11) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/25/202251 minutes, 41 seconds
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GSW v. Mavs Game 3: Ageless Steph and Big Wiggs

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors big win over the Mavericks.  Wiggins' key performance. Steph's continued brilliance and all things GSW.  Later (27:09) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/23/20221 hour, 5 minutes, 4 seconds
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GSW v. Mavericks Game 2: Moses MaLOON

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors come from behind win in Game 2 versus the Dallas Mavericks. How Looney was the key, Steph as Brady + More!  Later (21:18) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/21/202253 minutes, 54 seconds
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GSW v Mavericks Game 1: Who Guards Luka?!

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win over the Mavericks. How did they guard Luka? Etc.  Later (24:44) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/19/20221 hour, 2 minutes, 6 seconds
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Warriors v. Mavs Preview

Sam and Andy are joined by Mavs Moneyball's Kirk Henderson to discuss all things Warriors/Mavs.  (11:19) How do they guard each other and more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Kirk Henderson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/18/202250 minutes, 2 seconds
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Warriors-Mavs Preview + Suns Lose

Sam and Andy have fun with the Suns loss to the Dallas Mavericks.   Later (6:10) they discuss the Warriors match up with the Mavs. (7:05) Who guards Luka? How do they attack Luka? Keys to the series and more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/16/202238 minutes, 52 seconds
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GSW v. Grizz Game 6: BACK

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors big Game 6 win over the Grizzlies.  We discuss Game 6 Klay, Wiggins big moments, Looney on the glass and more.   Later (23:04) we take your calls on Game 6 and who we want to see in the conference finals and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/14/20221 hour, 3 minutes, 3 seconds
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GSW v. Grizz Game 5: Embarrassing

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors embarrassing loss to the Memphis Grizzlies. How do you lose that badly? What needs to change?  Later (16:20) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/12/202247 minutes, 54 seconds
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GSW v. Grizz Game 4: Resilience

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors frustrating but resilient win over an undermanned Grizzlies squad.  Steph coming up big at the end, Wiggs dependability, Otto and more!  Later (25:04) we take your calls. Get 20% off at American-Giant.com with promo code: "Lightyears" Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/10/20221 hour, 7 minutes, 40 seconds
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Warriors v. Grizzlies Game 3: THE CODE

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors Game 3 win over Memphis on Spotify Live. We discuss the Warriors historic offensive performance. React in live time to the fall out of Ja's injury, "broke the code" tweets and more.  Later (20:04) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/8/202248 minutes, 1 second
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GP2 Injury, Lineup Q’s and Game 3 preview

Sam and Andy discuss the fall out of the Gary Payton II injury, (4:07) Who replaces GP2 in the rotation?  (12:48) What should they do with Ja? (21:26) The offensive woes and finally (35:33) other playoff series thoughts. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/6/202243 minutes, 29 seconds
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Warriors v. Grizzlies Game 2: Disappointment

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors loss to Memphis on Spotify Live.  Did the Warriors give that game away? How worried are we about not having GP2? Later (25:45) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/4/202258 minutes, 43 seconds
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GSW v. Grizzlies Game 1 Post Game: Special

Sam and Andy recap the Warriors big win over the Grizzlies to open the series.  Was Draymond's ejection deserved? What about small lineup they closed with? Later (25:42) we take all your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
5/2/20221 hour, 20 minutes, 10 seconds
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GSW in the UK + Playoff Talk w/ Mo Mooncey

Sam Esfandiari is joined by Mo Mooncey of Hoop The Genius Pod/Sky Sports to discuss NBA's rise in the UK.  (5:15) Are the Warriors the most popular team? What soccer player does Steph Curry remind people most of? Later (13:50) we talk these NBA playoffs and if he thinks Warriors will get to finals. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Mo Mooncey Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/29/202225 minutes, 40 seconds
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GSW v. Den Game 5: Series Over

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors series win over the Denver Nuggets.  What did we learn lineup wise and more!  Later (19:06) your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/28/202246 minutes, 19 seconds
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GSW v. Den Game 4: No Sweep

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors game 4 loss to the Denver Nuggets.  Why were they in foul trouble? What happened down the stretch? Where do they go in Game 5?  Later (24:58) We take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/25/202250 minutes, 57 seconds
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GSW v. Denver Game 3: #ArrogantSZN Back?!

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors big game 3 win over Denver on Spotify Live, Jordan Poole as a number one option, Wiggins in crunch time, Draymond's defensive performance and more! Later (22:35) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/22/202255 minutes, 20 seconds
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GSW/Denver Game 2 aka The Fitz Five

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors big win over Denver in game 2 on Spotify Live.  Jordan Poole's emergence, Steph being Steph, The Fitz 5 and more!  Later (19:31) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/19/202252 minutes, 30 seconds
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GSW/DEN Game 1 aka The Poole Party

Sam is joined by Aaron Larsuel to discuss Warriors v. Nuggets game one.  The Poole party. Steph coming off the bench. Kerr's gambles paying off, Wiggins big play and more.  Later (26:06) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/17/20221 hour, 3 minutes, 25 seconds
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GSW/Nuggets Preview with DNVR

Sam is joined by DNVR's Adam Mares to preview the Warriors v. Nuggets.  (6:16) Who are the X-Factors for both teams? (9:18) Is Jordan Poole like Jamal Murray? How will the Warriors guard Jokic? How will the Warriors attack Denver? + More Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Adam Mares Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/15/202247 minutes, 22 seconds
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Playoff Talk with Sharp

Sam and Andy are joined by the host of the GOAT Pod, Andrew Sharp to discuss the Warriors entering the playoffs. When will Steph play? Thoughts on Denver? (1:45)  How worried are they on big man depth (9:05) They also discuss Phoenix/Memphis v. GSW (20:42) and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Andrew Sharp Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/13/202255 minutes, 29 seconds
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GSW is the 3 seed!

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors being the 3 seed on Spotify Greenroom. Initial thoughts on the Denver match up. What will be starting/closing lineup?  Later (21:02) we take your calls.  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/11/202247 minutes, 56 seconds
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Lakers Game and Final Days Before Playoffs

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win over the Lakers and the playoff push on Spotify Greenroom. Later (15:17) we take your calls on the playoffs and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/8/202244 minutes, 22 seconds
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Ramping Up, Match Ups & NBA Awards, Jordan Poole for MIP?!

Sam and Andy discuss news Steph Curry is ramping up, look at potential playoff match ups vs. Utah or Denver, Memphis or Phoenix.   Later (21:05), They discuss NBA awards. Who will win MVP? Would Steph have won if he didn't get hurt? Would Kuminga win ROTY if he played more? Who should win Most Improved Player?! Rate. Subscribe Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/6/202248 minutes, 21 seconds
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Warriors Playoff Push

Sam and Aaron Larsuel discuss the Warriors playoff push.  Do they want to play Phoenix or Memphis first? What about the Utah/Sac Games?  Later your questions. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/4/202240 minutes, 19 seconds
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EMERGENCY POD: Steph Out Till the Playoffs

Sam and Andy discuss Steph Curry being out until the playoffs on Spotify Greenroom.  Does this effect their playoff seeding? How will they get ready for the playoffs?  Later (18:16) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
4/2/202236 minutes, 10 seconds
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Warriors Moral Victories, Draymond Back, Poole Superstar

Sam and Andy recap the Warriors moral victory L to the Phoenix Suns. They discuss Jordan Poole’s superstardom and role as closer, Draymond’s resurgence, Klay’s struggle and whether they're worried about the Suns in a postseason matchup. Later (22:40) they take listener calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/31/202255 minutes, 57 seconds
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Combatting Warriors Doomerism

Sam and Andy are joined by The Athletic's Marcus Thompson. How worried are you about the Warriors? Are you more concerned about Steph or Dray? Who would you rather play first, Memphis or Phoenix?  First round match up fears and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Marcus Thompson Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/29/20221 hour, 6 seconds
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Warrior Loss, Draymond Struggles and Wizards Game

Sam is joined by GSW Fast Break’s Vignesh Venkataraman to discuss the Warriors loss to the Washington Wizards and the recent free fall. How worried are they about Draymond? What can the Warriors do? Later (22:54) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari Guest: Vignesh Venkataraman Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/28/202248 minutes, 8 seconds
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Jordan Poole Mania, Who starts when Steph comes back?! And some Draymond Talk

Sam and Andy discuss Jordan Poole's recent stretch. How good can he be? Who starts when Steph comes back?   Later (23:32) they discuss Kuminga's growth and where he might factor in going forward.  Finally (32:03) they discuss Draymond's recent comments about LeBron James. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/25/202241 minutes, 1 second
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Worst Loss Of The Season, Gut Checks and Questions

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors loss to Orlando.  Why are the Warriors in a rut? Is it coaching? Leadership?  Later (27:54) we take your questions on Moses Moody, Jonathan Kuminga and more. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/23/202246 minutes, 57 seconds
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Game 1 Without Steph

Sam and Andy react to the Warriors bizarre loss to the San Antonio Spurs.  How much was on the refs, positives, negatives and what we think of Jordan Poole’s ceiling. Later (23:57) we take your calls and discuss the latest update on James Wiseman,  Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/21/202251 minutes, 11 seconds
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EMERGENCY POD - Curry Injury and Playoff Push Outlook

Sam and Andy are joined by Dr. Nirav Pandya to discuss the nature of Steph's injury. How long should we expect him to be out? Is their optimism? When will Steph start ramping up?   Later (13:08) Sam and Andy discuss the path over final 12 games. Where will Warriors end in standings? Are their match ups to avoid? Who is the most important Warrior for this final stretch? Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Dr. Nirav Pandya Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/18/202223 minutes, 58 seconds
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Steph Hurt, Is Marcus Smart Dirty + All Things Warriors/Celtics

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors game v. the Boston Celtics. Was Marcus Smart's play on Steph dirty? Do the Warriors have enough offense? How concerned are we about Steph's health?  Later (23:38) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/17/202259 minutes, 43 seconds
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The Core 3 Is Back! + The Steph Curry Birthday Show.

Sam and Andy discuss the return of Draymond Green and the Warriors Core 3 being finally reunited against the Washington Wizards on the Spotify Greenroom, Stephen Curry's big 34th Birthday performance and more.  Later (21:23) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/15/202249 minutes, 21 seconds
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Big Win v. Bucks, Big Jim in Chase, The Home Stretch and Draymond's Return!

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors win v. Milwaukee, Klay's big game, defense on Steph and Poole's emergence as a starter.  Later (25:34) they discuss Wiseman's G-League game at Chase Center, the positives, the negatives, the absurd.  Finally (42:19) they get excited for Draymond's return! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/14/202250 minutes, 21 seconds
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Curry Flurries, Poole/Kuminga Emergence and Warriors win over Denver + Wiseman's G-League Debut!

Sam and Aaron discuss the Warriors win over Denver. Steph's 3rd Q explosion, plus Jordan Poole and Kuminga's growing importance.  Later (22:03) they take your calls on all things GSW + Wiseman's debut! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/11/202251 minutes, 12 seconds
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Draymond is Almost Back, Impressive Young Warrior Play, Clippers Win, Klay and More!

Sam and Andy discuss the impending return of Draymond and Wiseman, Warriors win over the Clippers and (17:43) the impressive play of Moody and Kuminga. What are their ceilings? They also discuss Poole and Klay and what Warriors should do rotation wise.  Finally (33:30) they discuss Steph/Andre's comments on win now/develop now and Westbrook's booing. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/9/202249 minutes, 31 seconds
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Frustrations and a Loss v. Lakers

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors loss against the Lakers on Spotify Greenroom.  Should they have made adjustments after LBJ got hot? Is everything just a waiting game for Draymond’s return?  Later (21:03) we take your call Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/6/202250 minutes, 44 seconds
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GSW v. Mavs Pt. 2

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors loss to Dallas.  How do we contextualize the loss while knowing Draymond is missing? Later (20:08) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/4/202250 minutes, 44 seconds
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Warriors v. Wolves Post Game/Whats up with the Warriors?

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors frustrating loss to the Timberwolves on Spotify Greenroom. What’s going on with Jordan Poole? etc.  Later (23:47) we take your questions. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
3/2/202253 minutes, 13 seconds
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GSW v. Mavs Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors embarrassing loss to the Mavs. Later (22:14) they take your calls on Spotify Greenroom. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/28/20221 hour, 2 minutes, 27 seconds
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Post All-Star Break/GSW v. Blazers Post Game

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors first game post all star break against the Blazers, changes in the rotation, Stephen Curry and how he's been managing the team. Later (11:48) they take listener calls on Spotify Greenroom. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/25/202238 minutes, 25 seconds
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Wiseman/Draymond Injuries, Klay's Return & The Final Stretch of Season

Sam and Andy are joined by The Athletic's Anthony Slater to discuss the return of Wiseman and Draymond from injury.  What does that mean for the Warriors?  Later (19:05) we discuss Slater's story on Klay Thompson and how he's played since his return.  Finally (32:45) we discuss the final homestretch of the season. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Anthony Slater Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/23/202248 minutes, 7 seconds
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Stephen Curry All-Star MVP

Sam and Andy discuss Stephen Curry winning All-Star MVP and all things All-Star weekend. Later (26:38) we take your calls on Spotify Greenroom. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/21/202254 minutes, 29 seconds
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GSW Into All Star Break

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors going into the All-Star break on Spotify Greenroom. Later (19:27) we take your calls. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/18/202246 minutes, 19 seconds
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Do The Warriors Need a Big + Other All-Star Thoughts

Sam is joined by Aaron Larsuel to discuss the Warriors first half, do they need a big off the buyout market? Later (24:36) we take your questions on the Spotify Greenroom app. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Aaron Larsuel Producer: Tim Angan  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/16/202251 minutes, 26 seconds
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Klay Thompson, Missing Draymond, Kuminga, Lebron v. Steph and all things GSW/Laker Game

Sam and Andy are back discussing Klay's big 4th Q v. the Lakers. Later (15:52) they discuss the Warriors defense without Draymond Green, Jonathan Kuminga's growing role (29:25) and finally the Lebron v. Steph rivarly (42:25). Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/13/202248 minutes, 59 seconds
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GSW v. Knicks Post Game/Trade Deadline

Sam and Andy discuss the Warriors lose to the Knicks, the trade deadline and the James Harden/Ben Simmons trade. Later (19:15) they take listener calls and discuss whether the Warriors should make adjustments to the roster. Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/11/202254 minutes, 19 seconds
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Warriors Stretch Run, Kuminga and Wiseman Ramp Up

Sam and Andy are joined by 95.7 The Game's Bonta Hill to discuss the Warriors season and their stretch run.  Later (22:55) we discuss Kuminga's rookie year, Wiseman being cleared for contact and last (39:34) we discuss Shaq saying Lakers want to play Suns in Round 1, Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Bonta Hill Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
2/9/202246 minutes, 57 seconds
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Trade Deadline, Lakers Threat & More

Sam and Andy are joined by Joe Viray of Golden State of Mind to discuss the Lakers threat level to the Warriors, (17:44) Should the Warriors make a trade at the deadline, (28:49) How the Warriors are playing so well without Draymond and more! Host: Sam Esfandiari and Andy Liu Guest: Joe Viray Producer: Tim Angan Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices