Courtside Theory

Courtside Theory

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Three Asian Aussie basketball fans chat about our love for NBA Basketball while also exploring the people, moments, and ideas shaping culture today. Hosted by Noel Dong, Herwin Bunting and Johan Carrasco.


AARON GORDON GOT ROBBED & the Yeezy QNTM Giveaway
Feb 17 • 102 min
This is our ALL STAR SPECIAL where we chat all things about the NBA ALL STAR WEEKEND.Mainly about the dunk comp and how the Kobe Tribute Rules made for the best ALL STAR game in recent memory.In Garbage Time we chat the ALL STAR WEEKEND sneaker drops with…
POCKET ROCKETS & @ladymarydivine
Feb 10 • 119 min
In this episode we chat about the NBA Trade Deadline Chaos - who won the trades and who did horribly, the finalized NBA All Star line ups, why this year’s dunk competition sucks, the Yeezy Boost ‘Alien’ Basketball Shoes, and of course gambling woes I’ll…
NBA RESERVES WE DESERVE & Fast and Furious 9
Feb 3 • 101 min
In this episode we chat about the NBA All Star game reserves and snubs, the tributes keep pouring in for the late Kobe Bryant, that Knicks / Grizzlies game and the Knicks franchise in general, Damian Lillard’s crazy run, and of course our gambling on I’ll…
IN MEMORIUM
Jan 27 • 92 min
RIP KOBE BRYANT.In this episode we chat about Zion’s debut, Dallas acquiring Willie Cauley Stein, How Kawhi celebrated his first ever career triple double in Miami, Louis Vuitton NBA Trophy Travel Cases, Clippers Locker Room Chemistry, and of course check…
GET DAT ZION MONEY & Brand Loyalty
Jan 20 • 111 min
In this episode we chat about the Zion’s announced debut, Kyrie opening his mouth again, recent meh NBA trades, All Star Dunk Competition Ideas, Rookie of the Year Ja Morant, Why Shells of Players Should Stop Playing, and of course I’ll Bet 5 On It.In…
OUR NBA ALL YUCK TEAM & Don’t F**k With Cats
Jan 13 • 88 min
In this episode we chat about Kyrie’s Return, the KD/KP Twitter beef, the Lake Show, and reveal our criteria for our All NBA Yuck Team.Of course we also talk about our gambling woes in I’ll Bet 5 On It.In Garbage Time we discuss what we’ve been watching…
NBA TRADE TALKS & Our 2020 Vision
Jan 9 • 87 min
In the first episode of the new decade we discuss the upcoming trade deadline - specifically with Andre Drummond, Kevin Love, Kyle Kuzma, Andre Iguodala, & Simmo, and of course we chat about gambling with I’ll Bet 5 On It. Was there a multiball? Listen…
THE FREAK-KING & Why Noel Doesn’t Like Christmas
Dec 21, 2019 • 64 min
In this special CHRISTMAS EPISODE we discuss Cream City defeating the Lakers in Milwaukee and how Giannis keeps getting better, The Rockets defeating the Clippers in their predicted chippy match up, The Luka-less Mavericks, and injuries affecting the…
OUR NBA ALL DECADE TEAMS, Clutch Cuss Combos, Waiters On A Boat & How Much is a Bottle of Milk?
Dec 16, 2019 • 117 min
In this episode we chat about the latest in Dion Waiters’ troubles, Luka rolling his ankle, where we think Kevin Love is going, the Clutch Cuss COMBOS, and of course Johan and Herwin’s gambling problems in I’ll Bet 5 On It.We have a special Garbage Time…
DAVID FIZFAIL, Ghost Dunks, Risky Business with Lebron, and the Latest Movie Trailer Drops
Dec 9, 2019 • 85 min
In this episode we discuss Harden’s Ghost Dunk, Cream City going 14-0 at home, Fizdale Got Fired, Lebron’s Travel and Risky Business, and of course I’ll Bet 5 On It where we actually got a MULTI-BALL this week.In Garbage Time we react to the latest…
WAITERS SAID SORRY, Giannis Tops the MVP Power Rankings, Lakers Streak Ended, Wiggins Island & I Ain’t No Pitch
Dec 3, 2019 • 74 min
In this episode we chat about Melo being this week’s player of the Western Conference, Lakers Win Streak Ending by the Hand of Luka Doncic, How Good the Bucks are with Giannis, Wiggins Island, Waiters Might Be Back, and of course we discuss Johan and…
CREAM CITY, AD Returns, Locking Down Luka, Kyrie Again, New Orleans & Air Travel Misadventures.
Nov 30, 2019 • 87 min
In this episode we chat about the Clippers locking down Luka Doncic, Kemba Walker dropping 39 points in his return after that crazy injury, Kyrie Again, AD returning to New Orleans and dropping 41, the new city jerseys, and Embiid screwing Johan over in…
SIMMO FOR 3, Luka Doncic Future MVP, #StayedMelo, IKEA x Off White & Tesla’s CYBERTRUCK
Nov 30, 2019 • 101 min
In this episode we chat about LeBron being the first NBA player to get a triple double against every single NBA team, the rise of potential MVP Luka Doncic, Simmo FINALLY Hitting A 3, Carmelo Anthony’s debut games with the Portland Trailblazers, and of…
#STAYME7O with the Blazers, Kyrie is PROOF of the Ewing Theory?, The Sixers’ Rough Start, & the Nike Hyper Adapt BBs
Nov 18, 2019 • 84 min
In the 10th episode of Courtside Theory we chat about the return of Carmelo Anthony after signing a non-guaranteed contract with the Portland Trailblazers, if The Ewing Theory is proven correct with Kyrie Irving, the Sixers rough start despite…
THAT DISNEY+ MONEY, Overdosed On Edibles, Broken Hands are Trending, and Popeye’s Chicken Sandwiches
Nov 13, 2019 • 90 min
In this episode we recap the most interesting games since the last week’s episode, why the Blazers aren’t doing well, retiring Tony Parker’s jersey, Broken Hands are the “IT” injury, and of course we assess Johan and Herwin’s gambling addictions with I’ll…
OUR 1ST MID-WEEK EPISODE feat. John Collins’ Suspension, Lakers on a RUN, Lonzo’s Weird Injury, and Johan’s Longest Rant Yet
Nov 6, 2019 • 50 min
In our first ever mid-week minisode AKA EPISODE 8.5 we share our thoughts on the most interesting NBA games since the past weekend.We discuss how the Suns are shining so bright, the Lakers incredible run, John Collin’s Drug Suspension, and so much…
THE KAT FIGHT, Same Old Same Old Kyrie, Johan’s Terminator: Dark Fate Review, and Herwin Gets MULTIBALL
Nov 2, 2019 • 81 min
In this episode we discuss the KAT FIGHT, Kyrie Irving going back to old tricks, Kawhi Leonard’s trademarks and our own brushes with Copyrights and Contracts, why the Warriors are the WORST now, and Herwin gets MULTI-BALL!We also discuss and the best and…
SCARY STORIES, Zion’s Injury Woes, Ayton’s Drug Related Suspension, Raptors Rings, I’ll Bet 5 On It, AND Our Thoughts on the NBA games so far
Oct 26, 2019 • 69 min
In this week’s SPECIAL HALLOWEEN episode we discuss Zion Williamson’s Injury, Ayton’s Drug Related Suspension, the Toronto Raptors Ring Ceremony, I’ll Bet 5 On It, and Our Thoughts on the NBA games so far.In Garbage Time we celebrate Halloween early with…
NBA Dark Horse Predictions, New Team Jerseys, Adventures in Eating & Drinking, I’ll Bet 5 On It, and our FINAL NBA Team Breakdown.
Oct 20, 2019 • 88 min
In our FINAL episode before the NBA season we discuss our BOLD DARK HORSE predictions for who the MVP, Rookie of the Year, Most Improved Player, and the NBA Champions are. We also marvel at the new NBA Jerseys - especially the new Clippers ones. We also…
China versus the NBA, Ben Simmons FINALLY Hits a 3, Expiring Rookie Contracts, Our Favourite Sneakers, and Part V of Our NBA Breakdown
Oct 13, 2019 • 87 min
In this episode we chat about Daryl Morey’s Tweet and it’s cascading implications for the NBA/China relations, Ben Simmons’ FIRST 3 in an NBA game, NBA Rookie Expiring Contracts, Our Favourite Everyday Sneakers, and continue with Part V of VI of our NBA…
Damian Lillard’s Rap Battle with Shaq, the “Fair Pay to Play Act”, Kyle Kuzma Signs with Puma, More Lavar Ball Drama, and Part IV of our NBA Breakdown
Oct 5, 2019 • 83 min
In this episode we chat about the rap feud between Dame DOLLA and Shaq, the “Fair Pay to Play Act” and the NCAA’s reaction to it, Kyle Kuzma signing with and potentially becoming the face of Puma, who is deserving of a signature shoe, and our NBA…
Beating ESPN to the Punch, Markelle Fultz, Herwin Going Vegan, Kyrie Irving’s Media Day, Netflix Acquires Seinfeld, the Most Valuable Sneakers and Our NBA Breakdown Part III.
Sep 29, 2019 • 85 min
In this episode we chat about the Beating ESPN to the Punch, if Markelle Fultz is going to live up to being the Number 1 Pick, Herwin’s Misadventures in Going Vegan, Kyrie Irving’s Media Day, the Most Valuable Sneakers, Netflix acquiring the rights to…
Our NBA Team Breakdown Part II, Shoutout to Slenderman and Paul Giamatti’s face
Sep 23, 2019 • 86 min
In our 2nd episode Herwin, Johan and Noel discuss the FIBA World Cup, our scoreboard, the latest in the Ball family saga, is Lamelo a top 5 pick?, Giannis to the Warriors, we shout out Slenderman, and wonder what’s up with Paul Giamatti’s face.If you’d…
The Inaugural Podcast: The FIBA World Cup, “Our Guys”, NBA Team Previews, Yeezy Crocs, and is Kanye West a modern day Robin Hood?
Sep 15, 2019 • 83 min
In our inaugural episode we talk about the FIBA World Cup, why we think Zion is over hyped, who “our guys” are this upcoming NBA season, if Kanye West is a modern day Robin Hood and his latest fashion foray into Crocs.Hosted by Noel Dong, Herwin Bunting &…