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Tom Zayas and Cranjis McBasketball dive deep into the data and analytics to provide detailed and contextualized analysis of the Los Angeles Lakers, and sometimes the broader NBA.

 

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Tom Zayas (@CreatveDestroyr) and Cranjis McBasketball (@T1M_NBA) discuss the surprising victory over the Houston Rockets, and return to update listeners on a few old #TCPod takes, including Lonzo Ball's defense, Tim's swooning over Ian Clark, Kyle Kuzma's shooting, and De'Aaron Fox, plus take questions from fans on Twitter. Please rate, review, and subscribe to the Taking Charge Podcast and follow the new pod account @TCPod

Cranjis McBasketball (@T1M_NBA) is joined by Dan Marang (@DMarang) from NBC Sports Northwest and host of the Blazer's Edge to dive deep into the unpredictable play from the Portland Trail Blazers, get Dan's thoughts on Lonzo Ball, and discuss how Lakers-Blazers will feature lots and lots of C.J. McCollum and Damian Lillard.

Tom Zayas (@CreatveDestroyr) and Cranjis McBasketball (@T1M_NBA) are joined by the host of the Cavalytics Podcast, Mike Zavagno (@MZavagno11), to discuss the Lakers-Cavs matchup on Thursday, how the Lakers and Cavs matchup, and LeBron's impressive shooting. Then, Tim and Tom discuss the Lakers against the Knicks on Tuesday. Please rate, review, and subscribe!

Tom Zayas (@CreatveDestroyr) and Cranjis McBasketball (@T1M_NBA) breakdown the Lakers gritty win against Philadelphia, discuss their awful transition efficiency, how Julius Randle has improved this year, and take Twitter questions from fans. Please Rate, Review and Subscribe to the Taking Charge Podcast. Leave a 5-star review and send us a picture of it to enter into Taking Charge's NBA2K18 MyLeague, where you can play against Tim and Tom in 2K and draft your own team!

Tom Zayas (@CreatveDestroyr) and Cranjis McBasketball (@T1M_NBA) are joined by Eric Sidewater (@SixerScience) to preview the Lakers-Sixers game on Thursday, discuss the first matchup on Nov. 15th, and then Tim and Tom discuss how the Lakers can beat the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday.

Tom Zayas (@CreatveDestroyr) and Cranjis McBasketball (@T1M_NBA) are joined by Eric Sidewater (@SixerScience) to preview the Lakers-Sixers game on Thursday, discuss the first matchup on Nov. 15th, and then Tim and Tom discuss how the Lakers can beat the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday.

Cranjis McBasketball and Tom Zayas discuss how you can start to trust the sample size for the season, Lonzo Ball's struggles as of late, how the Lakers' scheme is 5 weeks into the season, and an interesting way to get rid of Luol Deng's contract.

Tom Zayas (@CreatveDestroyr) and Cranjis McBasketball (@T1M_NBA) are joined by Coach Dave DuFour (@DaveDuFourNBA) to get an outsider's perspective on Lonzo and Ingram's struggles, what to expect from rookies on bad teams, and take questions from Twitter.

Tom Zayas (@CreatveDestroyr) and Cranjis McBasketball (@T1m_NBA) discuss the Lakers' opening games, how the lineup has performed, and how it should change going forward.

Tom Zayas (@CreatveDestroyr) and Cranjis McBasketball (@T1m_NBA) come back to discuss Lakers' preseason, who should start, how the Lakers' scheme has looked, and much more.

Tom Zayas (@CreatveDestroyr) and Cranjis McBasketball (@T1m_NBA) discuss how the Lakers can improve their playbook, and if they don't, what kind of actions and plays to expect from the 2017 roster.

Tom Zayas (@CreatveDestroyr) & Cranjis McBasketball (@T1m_NBA) discuss the issues with the Lakers' hiring practices and business processes, how the Tyler Ennis signing is a great thing for the Lakers, and take some questions from fans on Twitter. Please rate, review, and subscribe to the Taking Charge Podcast!

Tom Zayas and Cranjis McBasketball talk discuss Kyrie's trade request, why Derrick Rose doesn't fit in LA, and how the Lakers should utilize Julius Randle next season.

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