Grant Afseth of Indiana Sports Coverage joins the show to preview the Indiana Pacers offseason. Topics include: Will the Pacers trade Paul George, which free agents will be back, who will leave this summer and what the Pacers might do in the 2017 NBA Draft.
Jared Weiss of CLNS and CelticsBlog joins the show to preview the Boston Celtics offseason. Jared and Keith cover whether Boston can land a max free agent, if the Celtics will keep Isaiah Thomas and the NBA Draft. Note: This episode was recorded before reports of the Celtics and 76ers engaging in trade talks for the #1 overall pick.
Philip Rossman-Reich of Orlando Magic Daily and Locked on Magic joins the show to discuss the offseason in Orlando. With a new front office and some key decisions to make, the Magic have an interesting summer, as they launch another rebuilding effort. Philip and Keith get deep into the free agents, draft options for Orlando and what will happen with extension for Aaron Gordon and Elfrid Payton.
Adam Mares of Denver Stiffs and Locked on Nuggets joins the show to preview the Denver Nuggets offseason. Despite few free agents, there is a lot of intrigue with the Nuggets this summer, after just missing the playoffs in 2016-17. Listen in for Adam and Keith's thoughts on where Denver might go this summer!
In this episode former NBA front office executive Pete Philo joins Keith to discuss his wide-ranging basketball career from player overseas to scout to executive. Pete and Keith also discuss Pete's team at TPG Sports Group and their Pro Scout School and Sports Tank events.
On the first episode of NBA Front Office, host Keith Smith invites Chris Axmann, the host of Almighty Ballin and founder of the Almighty Baller Network, to discuss his hometown team. As a follower Dallas Mavs, what does Chris expect for his team next season when it comes to signings, the draft, and free agents? Listen to the debut episode of the show and find out!