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After 31 episodes, David and Joe finally record a podcast in the same room! David visits Joe in Chicago, and they discuss the upcoming Pistons season! They'll talk best and worst case scenarios, season predictions and some of the major pieces and players that'll make for a successful season. They'll also talk the general NBA, including MVP predictions, Warrior contenders, and the Wild Western Conference. All that and more! Make sure to check out Inside The Cylinder on iTunes and Twitter! You can also find us on Almighty Baller!

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In this week's episode, James Edwards III joins Inside The Cylinder to discuss all that's going down over at The Athletic, his background as a Michigan State Athletics writer, and the latest and greatest from Detroit Pistons beat. David and James will take a deeper dive into the line-up situations, guard rotations, and some of the lesser discussed guys on the roster. Make sure to check out James over at The Athletic and in Tweet-land! As you know, make sure to check out Inside The Cylinder on Almighty Baller! You can also find us on iTunes and Twitter!

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The Glue Guys unleash their 2 Big Takeaways from the Brooklyn Nets first preseason game against the Knicks, including improvement from Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and impressions of the Jeremy Lin/D’Angelo Russell backcourt. Subscribe to the Glue Guys on iTunes Follow the Glue Guys on Stitcher Social Media – @BKGlueGuys on Twitter | Glue Guys on Facebook

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Piston's Beat Writer Rod Beard of the Detroit News joins us for this week's episode. We discuss the much debated social commentary regarding sports and politics and the role of silent protest. Stan Van Gundy's written statement as well as our expectations of how players will respond during the season. In Piston's news we get into NBA Media Day. Rod gives us his impressions. What does he think will be our starting lineup? Reggie's health. Will the young guns get some run? All that and more in this week's episode! Listen and subscribe to Inside The Cylinder on iTunes! Listen and subscribe to ABPN podcasts at Almightyballer.com! As always, make sure to follow Inside The Cylinder on Twitter @InsideTheCylndr!

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The guys are back with a brand new episode! The Chicago Bulls bring back another notable name in Doug Collins, hiring him as a special advisor reporting to the GarPax regime. How did this hire sit with fans and did it really make anyone any more excited for the future? How will Doug Collins impact the future decision-making in the Bulls front office? Or is he merely just there to become GarPax's last version of a 'Yes Man'? What will his role be with the team as a special advisor and how does this get them closer to winning a championship? Is Gar Forman on his way out? All of this and so much more on a new episode of the Debate-a-Bulls.

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The Glue Guys talk with former Nets GM Billy King about his time with the team.  We spent a good bit on the Garnett-Pierce trade: how it originally started with just Pierce and mushroomed into more, why the deal was made, what Garnett and Pierce brought to the team, why the Nets ultimately did not re-sign Pierce, and Billy's biggest regret involving the trade. Other topics covered include: Nets attempted trade for Chris Paul before Deron Williams, the Dwightmare, the reasoning behind the Gerald Wallace trade, clashing with Jason Kidd, working with Prokhorov and Billy's thoughts on what Marks and Atkinson are now doing with the team. Subscribe to the Glue Guys on iTunes Follow the Glue Guys on Stitcher Social Media – @BKGlueGuys on Twitter | Glue Guys on Facebook  

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Almighty Baller's very own James Holas joins us to talk about the big dogs in the Eastern Conference. We get his take on the smaller offseason moves by the Raptors and Wizards, as well as the recent Celtics, Cav's trade. How do these teams stack up and where do we expect them to finish? All that and more in this week's episode! Listen to the Almighhty Baller Podcast Network on iTunes- https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/podcast-never-ending-pursuit/id1043312471?mt=2 Listen and subscribe to ABPN podcasts at Almightyballer.com Listen and subscribe to Inside The Cylinder on iTunes- https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/inside-the-cylinder/id1194561560?mt=2 As always, make sure to follow Inside The Cylinder on Twitter @InsideTheCylndr!

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In their last episode, Joey Mack and David Fernandez discussed the bottom dwellers of the Eastern Conference, focusing specifically on each team's individual off-season. David and Joe handed out grades, and predicted where they expect each team to finish next season. In this week's episode, they're continuing the off-season review series, and they're joined by a special guest, Duncan Smith of Piston Powered! Duncan is tuned into the pulse of Detroit Pistons Basketball, he sits down with David and Joey to discuss the following NBA clubs' off-seasons. Detroit Pistons Charlotte Hornets Miami Heat Philadelphia 76ers Milwaukee Bucks **** You can find Duncan on Twitter! You can find his work for Piston Powered here And don't forget to check out Redshirts Always die! **** Listen and subscribe to Inside The Cylinder on iTunes Follow Inside The Cylinder on Twitter! Listen and subscribe to ABPN podcasts at Almightyballer.com

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In episode one of a three part series we give the Pistons a break this week and turn our focus to our expected bottom five finishers in the Eastern Conference. Who were the off-season winners? Where do we expect them to finish next season? What drove the Hawks to make that Dwight Howard trade? When will the Magic's identity crisis end? All that and more in this weeks episode!   Listen to the Almighhty Baller Podcast Network on iTunes- https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/podcast-never-ending-pursuit/id1043312471?mt=2 Listen and subscribe to ABPN podcasts at Almightyballer.com Listen and subscribe to Inside The Cylinder on iTunes- https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/inside-the-cylinder/id1194561560?mt=2 As always, make sure to follow Inside The Cylinder on Twitter @InsideTheCylndr!

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The Glue Guys are joined by Irina Pavlova, the former President of ONEXIM Sports and Entertainment, to talk about her seven years with the New Jersey/Brooklyn Nets.  Starts with her final team dinner with the Nets referenced in the Zach Lowe story, (7:30) making the move from NJ to BK, (14:45) the hiring process for Sean Marks and how he builds #Culture, (23:00) how Irina recruited Jeremy Lin's mom to make Kenny Atkinson take better care of himself, (24:15) how the Jason Kidd Coaching Era crumbled, (26:00) Mikhail Prokhorov's engagement with the team, and (27:00) eating popcorn with Prince William. Subscribe to the Glue Guys on iTunes Follow the Glue Guys on Stitcher Social Media - @BKGlueGuys on Twitter | Glue Guys on Facebook  

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In this week’s episode of Inside The Cylinder, David and Joey discuss the following Pistons Topics The Detroit Pistons “new” jerseys and the godforsaken new jersey sponsor/ad- Flagstar Bank Catching up on Brandon Jennings- the former Piston point guard and his move to the other side of the World We’ve got BLOCKBUSTER FANTASY TRADE PROPOSALS- could Kyrie Irving wind up a Detroit Piston? The guys will break down the proposed ESPN fantasy trade You've heard it before- but we’re talking the starting Small Forward and Power Forward slots; could Jon Leuer really find his way back into the starting lineup? Don’t forget to check out Conrad Burry’s Pistons Jersey Mockups! Which one do you think look better- the official jersey’s or Conrad’s? All this and more in this week’s episode of ITC! Listen and subscribe to Inside The Cylinder on iTunes! Follow Inside The Cylinder on Twitter at @InsideTheCylndr Listen and subscribe to ABPN podcasts at Almightyballer.com!

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In this week’s episode, Joey and David recap the last couple of weeks in Pistons news, including the following topics/questions. Per NBA Draft rumors, If Detroit is aiming to trade the number 12 pick for a “win now” player, who would that player be and how would that trade work? Could Klay Thompson, LaMarcus Aldridge, or Zach LaVine be a possible trade target for the Pistons? Jersey sponsors may be coming to the Pistons uniforms next season, let's chat about it! CJ Miles seems to be a possible free agent target per sources close to the team, should Detroit go for it? Also, in more unfortunate news, the guys pay their condolences to the late, great, Jack McCloskey, former GM that built those historic Detroit Bad Boys teams. Lastly, the David and Joey will discuss the NBA Finals. They’ll cover their predictions prior to the series starting, and what their current predictions are now that the Warriors look unbeatable. Speaking of the NBA Finals, David and Joe build a hypothetical Detroit Pistons Super Team to compete with this Golden State Warriors team. Listen and subscribe to Inside The Cylinder on iTunes! Follow Inside The Cylinder on Twitter at @InsideTheCylndr! Listen and subscribe to

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In this week’s episode, Joey and David are joined by Detroit Bad Boys’ Editor, Laz Jackson. They’ll be discussing the results of the NBA Draft Lottery. Who should the Pistons select at No. 12 overall? A guy that's ready to play immediately? Or should they select someone who’ll need more time to develop and may never pan out, but has a bigger upside? The guys will also talk  Isiah Thomas (Detroit) vs. Isaiah Thomas (Boston). Who would they take in the prime of their career? Who would they want to have the ball in their hands for the final possession? Will there be a SCORCHING HOT TAKE? In the latest edition of Pistons' News, Laz, Joey and David chat about the new Pistons logo. They also talk about some of the better logos/uniforms in the league, and which teams desperately need a refresh. Lastly, the guys get caught up on the current state of the NBA Playoffs. You can follow Laz on Twitter @LazChance, or on SB Nation's Detroit Bad Boys  at Lazarus Jackson. REMINDER: To submit questions, use the hashtag #AskITC on Twitter! Download and subscribe on iTunes! Follow Inside The Cylinder on Twitter at @InsideTheCylndr Listen and subscribe to Inside The Cylinder at Almightyballer.com

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In this week's episode Joey and David recap the end of the Detroit Pistons season. They'll talk the mental stability of one Reggie Jackson and Stan Van Gundy's decision to bench him when he did. We'll also talk a bit more about the lack of maturity in the Detroit locker room. It's not all doom and gloom though! We have to talk about BOBAN Marjanovic and Henry Ellenson's increased role as of late. What will their playing time look like next season? Also, is this the end of the Aron Baynes era in Detroit? Lastly, we'll get into our newest segment ASK ITC. It's our mailbag segment, where YOU can submit questions to us, and we'll answer them on-air. Just use the hashtag #AskITC on Twitter! Listen and subscribe to Inside The Cylinder on iTunes! Make sure to follow ITC on Twitter! [audio mp3="https://www.almightyballer.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/EP-13-ITC-finale.mp3"][/audio]

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Listen and subscribe to Inside The Cylinder on iTunes! Make sure to follow ITC on Twitter! In this week's episode, David and Joey recap on the most disastrous week of the 2016-17 season. They'll discuss the embarrassing losses against the Brooklyn Nets, Chicago Bulls and Orlando Magic. David and Joey will also discuss another change to the starting lineup. This time we're talking Ish Smith in place of Reggie Jackson. What does that mean for the Reggie Jackson era in Detroit? Will Stan Van Gundy look to trade Reggie Jackson in the offseason? What would Jackson's trade value be? And what does that mean for the Stan Van Gundy era in Detroit? Sit back, drink a beer, and shed some tears with us in this week's episode. [audio mp3="https://www.almightyballer.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/ITC-EP-11-Final.mp3"][/audio]

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