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The Baseline is a weekly NBA podcast hosted by Cal “GameFace” Lee and Dime Magazine’s Warren Shaw delving into trades, match ups, analytics, free agency, player features and more. If it is happening in the NBA, The Baseline is covering it.


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NBA Feature Writer Kelly Scaletta joins the boys as we put on those daunting "Schwami" hats and give our NBA Award predictions

We preview the Atlantic Division which is vibrant with talent and uncertainty. Can the Celtics replicate last year's 53 win season with 4 new starters including Kyrie Irving & Gordon Hayward on their roster ? Will the combination of Lowry and Derozan be enough for the Raptors to regain control of the Divison? Will the process finally come to progress with the Sixers? Can Kristaps Porzingis shoulder the Knicks in the Post Melo Era? What exactly will the Brooklyn Nets look like on the court this season? We break it all down and give our predicts on where each team finishes in the latest ep of The Baseline.

Its all about the Cavs again, but can the Young Guns in Milwaukee put King James on Crash Land Alert? Is Myles Turner "the man" in Indiana? Do the Pistons show hope or Hype? And how bad is in it Chicago for Hoiberg and the Bulls

We breakdown the nuance of the Carmelo Anthony Trade and whether this elevates the Thunder to a contender in the West

We breakdown each team in the Pacific and why the young talent may make this division must see TV

Cal Lee goes Gang Green on the Isaiah Thomas article in the Players Tribune

We weigh in on the sale of the Houston Rockets. Is this a positive move for Harden and future of the Franchise?

We speak on the rumors of D Wade possibly considering a return to Miami if bought out the Bulls

Will players like Andrew Bogut, Brandon Jennings, Lavoy Allen, & others find a HOME or be HOMELESS this NBA Season? We speak on it!

Mega Trade between the Celtics and Cavs. Who Won? Keion Kindred of Air West joins the show to discuss LA's exclusive Basketball Run

We breakdown the Drama in the Land: Will the Cavs move Kyrie Irving now that we know he no longer wants to the King's Sidekick. Dr David Geier joins us to discuss his new book

We discuss the Summer League Standouts, Lonzo Ball and Lakers. Harden Extends w Rockets and New Rules for 2017-18

We breakdown the Gordon Heyward decision to play with the Celtics, Rudy Gay's signing with the Spurs and the Big Three Way Deal seeing Paul Milsap to Denver

We breakdown the Three Big Trades in the NBA, and Discuss the Free Agency Moves putting the league in a frenzy