Balling In The 6ix

Balling In The 6ix

A podcast for everything Toronto Raptors.


Episode 30 - Who will finish bottom of the NBA this season?
Sep 30 • 25 min
Lightning round preview of the 2019/20 NBA season. Which teams will pique our interest this season? And can the Raptors do a REPEAT?
Episode 29 - Which NBA team won free agency?
Jul 1 • 48 min
After a crazy day of free agency: We talk the most SLEPT ON deals in the NBA. We talk about who SUCCEEDED. And who’s a DUMPSTER FIRE. Plus reaction from Stephen A Smith.
Episode 28 - Draymond Green is a phenomenon
Jun 4 • 21 min
We may have predicted Kyle Lowry to be Finals MVP back in April, but Draymond Green is putting on a masterclass. So is Steph Curry. And Klay Thompson. We talk Game 1 and 2 of an enticing Finals between the Toronto Raptors and the Golden State Warriors -…
Episode 27 - Kawhi Leonard will stay in Toronto?
May 24 • 17 min
Will Kawhi stay at the Toronto Raptors? Only if they’re competitive, says transfer expert Vural Ergisi. We also look at his phenomenal Game 5 performance and how the likes of Fred VanVleet have stepped up against the Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA Playoffs.
Episode 26 - Kyle Lowry doesn’t fear the deer
May 23 • 18 min
Two astounding performances means the Toronto Raptors are now 2-2 with the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference Finals. We look at Kawhi’s Game 3 performance, the TEAM’S Game 4 showing and why Toronto have suddenly turned it on.
Episode 25 - Kawhi Leonard produces the greatest moment in Toronto sports history
May 14 • 37 min
The shot. The shot. The shot. Kawhi Leonard puts the Toronto Raptors through to the Conference Finals and shows why he is the best player in the league right now. We review that, get reaction from Kawhi and Nick Nurse, preview the Bucks series and take a…
Episode 24 - Damian Lillard and Kawhi Leonard reign supreme
Apr 24 • 19 min
We discuss the Toronto Raptors closing out Game 5 against the Orlando Magic, how every player performed, PLAYOFF NORMAN POWELL and a special segment from our Blazers correspondent.
Episode 23 - Tony Brothers is a bad man
Apr 21 • 40 min
We talk the Toronto Raptors vs Orlando Magic Game 4, go over the free throw discrepancy, Lowry’s importance, James Harden’s awful game, who can stop Giannis and Dame vs Westbrook. Follow us @ballinginthe6ix on Twitter.
Episode 22 - Playoff Kawhi Leonard is a phenomenon
Apr 18 • 26 min
We discuss the Toronto Raptors’ Game 2 W against the magic, playoff Kawhi, Kevin Durant’s struggles, James Harden continuing to ball out and preview the upcoming games.
Episode 21 - Kyle Lowry will be the Finals MVP
Apr 15 • 30 min
We discuss Toronto’s playoff woes, Enes Kanter’s magic and why Kyle Lowry will recover to be Finals MVP.
EPISODE 20 - BUMPER PLAYOFF PREVIEW
Apr 13 • 34 min
We discuss ALL EIGHT playoff games with our three correspondents. This is the home of NBA playoff analysis - especially for fans of the Toronto Raptors.
BONUS episode - Which NBA player had the weirdest workout?
Apr 9 • 19 min
Your bonus episode coming though! We discuss the strangest off-season NBA workouts, which hoopers played other sports in their youth and advise on how YOU can enhance your chances of making it to the big leagues.
Episode 19 - Coby White should join the Toronto Raptors
Apr 4 • 28 min
We discuss the Charlotte game winner, five out of five wins for the Toronto Raptors since then and Nick Nurse’s playoff eight. We also look at March Madness and who’s increased their draft stock. Follow us on Twitter: @BallingInThe6ix
Episode 19 - Lebron James’ Legacy
Mar 24 • 28 min
We discuss the Raptors’ thrilling double against the OkC Thunder before delving into the Lakers (again!), March Madness and LeBron’s legacy going forward.
Episode 18 - Is Victor Oladipo taking steroids?
Mar 15 • 39 min
We discuss the Raptors overcoming Lebron but not Cleveland, the Pacers’ amazing season and an in-depth feature on the NBA and doping.
Episode 17 - Why are the Boston Celtics so terrible?
Mar 9 • 23 min
Plus we talk New Orleans, Marc Gasol, Pascal Siakam and go into depth with our domestic Blazers correspondent.
Episode 16 - Terrence Ross or LeBron James?
Feb 26 • 23 min
We discuss the Raptors W and L against the Spurs and Magic respectively before looking at the plight of the LA Lakers. We then delve into a feature on how athleticism is overrated in the NBA.
Episode 15 - Linsanity returns
Feb 14 • 32 min
The Raptors have Jeremy Lin. And another three Ws. Our feature piece today - how have the draft class of 2018 stacked up?
Balling in the 6ix - Episode 14 - Welcome to Toronto, Mr Gasol
Feb 9 • 32 min
A HUGE week for Toronto on and off the court. We look at 3 Ws against the 76ers, Atlanta and the Clippers, as well as, of course, the acquisition of MARC GASOL. Does this make Toronto a real championship contender?
Balling in the 6ix - Episode 13 - Anthony Davis is coming to Toronto?
Feb 1 • 41 min
Just kidding. But we discuss a disappointing week for the Raptors, as well as the AD and Porzignis trades. Plus all-star review time.
Balling in the 6ix - Episode 12 - CJs PJs.
Jan 24 • 26 min
Talking Lowry and CJ Miles’ resurgence, the addition of Patrick McCaw why we always lose at Boston. Plus special guest Nnamdi (@nnamdi229) makes an appearance. Tweet us questions at @BallingInThe6ix on Twitter or using #Balling6ix
Balling in the 6ix - Episode 11 - Sweeping the East
Jan 14 • 24 min
3-0 is what I like to hear! Listen to my analysis of the Ws against Brooklyn, Washington and Atlanta. Plus - my NEW CO-HOST AND I talk all star voting and the Boston Celtics.
Balling in the 6ix - Episode 10 - Love, loss and Raptors basketball
Jan 8 • 16 min
4-1 in what was a phenomenal week for the Raptors. Let’s hit this game by game.
Balling in the 6ix - Episode 9 - Bump in the road.
Dec 29, 2018 • 20 min
Lovely wins against Miami and Cleveland, sure, but Philly and Orlando gave the Raptors the beat down.
Balling in the 6ix - Episode 8 - A tough road
Dec 20, 2018 • 14 min
Reviewing the tough road trip tot the west and the great comeback over Indiana.
Balling in the 6ix - Episode 7 - What’s wrong, Kyle?
Dec 11, 2018 • 11 min
What’s up with Lowry? Why did we lose to the Nets? Can we salvage something from this tough road trip?
Balling in the 6ix - Episode 6 - Slaying the Warriors
Dec 4, 2018 • 10 min
Highlighting and analysing the past three games against the Nets, Nuggets and the big win over GSW.
Balling In The 6ix - Episode 5 - 17 and 4.
Nov 27, 2018 • 7 min
Let’s talk about how good the Raptors are, and just how Nick Nurse has brought this about.
Balling In The 6ix - Episode 4 - Toronto Raptors vs Portland Trailblazers Preseason Game 1 Analysis
Oct 1, 2018 • 5 min
Analysing Saturday’s game against Portland.
Balling in the 6ix - Episode 3 - Kawhi Leonard and Demar Derozan
Jul 18, 2018 • 12 min
Demar Derozan is traded for Kawhi Leonard. We analyse the trade and its implications.
Balling in the 6ix - Episode 2 - Rounding up Summer league, Wayne Ellington and Rawle Alkins.
Jul 10, 2018 • 11 min
Highlighting the Raptors’ performance over their three games and possible free agent moves.
Balling in the 6ix - Episode 1 - Nick Nurse, LeBron James and Summer League
Jul 5, 2018 • 10 min
Talking Dwane Casey, Nick Nurse, Summer League and the newly stacked Western Conference.