Becker & Broom

Becker & Broom

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A podcast by Ben Becker and Kevin Broom about the Washington Wizards
2:1 The Mega-Epic 2017-18 Wizards Season Preview
Oct 18
Ben and Kevin tip off season two of Becker & Broom with a deep dive on the Wizards offseason, and preview the upcoming 2017-18 season.
13 — Wizards 2017 Offseason Handcuffed By 2016
Jun 30
Ben & Kevin discuss the upcoming offseason for the Washington Wizards, and how the team’s poor 2016 offseason is limiting their options for upgrading the roster in 2017. They also talk Tim Frazier and Otto Porter. And debut new theme music written and…
12 — Inside the Wizards-Celtics Series
May 22
Ben and Kevin discuss the Wizards second round loss to the Boston Celtics, and get a start on offseason analysis.
11 — Inside the Wizards-Celtics Series
May 10
Ben and Kevin talk about the 2-2 Wizards-Celtics playoffs series, and the likelihood of the Wizards advancing to the Eastern Conference Finals.
10 — Upstepping
Apr 27
Ben and Kevin dissect the Wizards’ 3-2 lead over the Hawks in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs, and manage to keep the conversation in the current decade. They dive into what the Wizards are doing well, and what they need to do better to…
9 — Wizards vs. Hawks Game One
Apr 18
In which Ben and Kevin discuss decade-old Rick Carlisle stories, Eddie Jordan’s (many) defensive schemes, and…oh yeah…the Wizards game one win over the Atlanta Hawks.
8 — Is 50 Wins Really Meaningful?
Mar 27
Kevin and Ben discuss the Wizards big win against the Cavaliers and if the pursuit of 50 wins is worthwhile.
7 — The Wizards Enter the Homestretch
Mar 21
Ben and Kevin discuss how the Wizards can regain their mojo, fix the defense and integrate new bench players over the final 13 games of the season.No, you’re not having deja vu. We’re re-posting in an effort to get iTunes to update.
6 — The Wizards Trade Deadline…With A Dash of Salt
Feb 27
Ben and Kevin get salty during a deep dive discussion into how past Wizards moves limited their ability to improve at the trade deadline and will hinder their efforts to build a better team in the future.
5: How to Fix the Wizards Bench
Feb 14
In this episode, Ben Becker and Kevin Broom discuss how high a price the Wizards will have to pay to fix their league-worst bench.
4: The Stonehenge Wizards
Feb 6
In this episode, Ben Becker and Kevin Broom attempt to explain the unexplainable. And they talk trade possibilities and strategies for the Wizards to get even Stonehengier and load up for a deep run in the playoffs.
3: Just how good are the Wizards?
Jan 29
In this episode, Ben Becker and Kevin Broom discuss the red-hot Wizards, whether or not Markieff Morris’ recent run is sustainable, how Washington has been able to improve their offense even though they’re not shooting a lot from outside, and how Scott…
2: The current outlook for the Wizards’ short and long term future
Jan 29
In this episode, Ben Becker and Kevin Broom discuss whether or not the Wizards’ recent success has changed their outlook for this season, Kevin’s piece on how the Wizards are handcuffed by last summer’s signings, and the futures of Tomas Satoransky and…
1: What will help the Wizards get better and what won’t
Jan 12
In the first episode of the Becker & Broom Podcast, Ben Becker and Kevin Broom discuss the state of the Wizards, why Marcin Gortat should get more shots, why Markieff Morris should get less, and why it probably isn’t a good idea to go after Paul Millsap.