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We recorded around 10pm right after the Nets-Pacers game. Information on Jeremy Lin's injury was sparse so what we did was we began the pod talking about what stood out (good and bad) from the Nets-Pacers season opener. Then around the 18 minute mark we talk about what the future may hold for the Nets if Jeremy Lin's injury is as bad as it looks. We'll be back early next week with more as we get more information. Subscribe to the Glue Guys on iTunes Follow the Glue Guys on Stitcher Social Media – @BKGlueGuys on Twitter | Glue Guys on Facebook

The Glue Guys hand out some alternative season superlatives pertaining to the Nets as a way to preview this upcoming season.  Also at 36:00 the 3 Biggest Question Facing the Nets.  We'll be back immediately after the season opener with thoughts on Game 1, keep an eye out on all your podcast feeds and right here at NetsDaily Subscribe to the Glue Guys on iTunes Follow the Glue Guys on Stitcher Social Media – @BKGlueGuys on Twitter | Glue Guys on Facebook

The Glue Guys savior in all that is glorious regarding the kings of the preseason, YOUR BROOKLYN NETS! Topics discussed are the immediate growth of D'Angelo Russell, the surprising competency of Rondae Hollis-Jefferson, and what we learned about Allen Crabbe. Subscribe to the Glue Guys on iTunes Follow the Glue Guys on Stitcher Social Media – @BKGlueGuys on Twitter | Glue Guys on Facebook

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

The Glue Guys storm Brooklyn Nets media day! This episode starts with big takeaways from media day and contains some short interviews we did with D'Angelo Russell, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Isaiah Whitehead, as well as some of the Question and Answer portion of the day Jeremy Lin and Allen Crabbe did. This interviews start around the 19 minute mark. Some of the highlights include: Does D’Angelo consider himself the ‘young hope’ on this team Isaiah Whitehead on the Dyckman Park game winner D’Angelo hit What position Rondae is going to play this year Jeremy Lin on the NFL protests involving President Trump Allen Crabbe on the role he sees for himself now, finally, coming over to the Nets Subscribe to the Glue Guys on iTunes Follow the Glue Guys on Stitcher Social Media – @BKGlueGuys on Twitter | Glue Guys on Facebook

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  

The Glue Guys chew over the Tyler Zeller signing and what it means in the broader context of what Sean Marks is trying to do with the Nets. Also discussed is how the Houston Rockets sale impacts the Nets and CJ McCollum's #FakeNews style attack of the media

The Glue Guys look at the Nets over/under for wins this upcoming season, where that puts them in the league and how far past that total can they go.  Also, what's behind the uncertainty in the Kyrie Irving trade, why is Kobe so weird and a great listener submitted Killer Komparisons: NBA players as Politicians Subscribe to the Glue Guys on iTunes Follow the Glue Guys on Stitcher Social Media – @BKGlueGuys on Twitter | Glue Guys on Facebook

The Glue Guys create cocktail recipes that represent certain Brooklyn Nets players.  Also!  Killer Komparisons makes a triumphant return - describing the NBA's off-season via words that have no English translation. (Warning: Kyrie Irving may be traded to Celtics by the time you listen to this.  We talked about the Cavs and Celtics before knowing about the trade {face palm}.  So whatever, there's still other stuff, just skip around a bit when we talk Cavs/Celtics) Subscribe to the Glue Guys on iTunes Follow the Glue Guys on Stitcher Social Media - @BKGlueGuys on Twitter | Glue Guys on Facebook

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  

The Glue Guys look at what Allen Crabbe brings to the Nets, whether the trade was worth giving up their cap space and what it means for the team's future that they made this deal.  At 21:00 they're joined by Chris Axmann, a major Allen Crabbe appreciator, to dig deeper in the Crabbe trade. Subscribe to the Glue Guys on iTunes Follow the Glue Guys on Stitcher  

The Glue Guys breakdown how realistic the Nets playoff chances are plus Caris LeVert’s ceiling, what the Nets should do with their cap space and a new game: Apolo-tweet! Subscribe to the Glue Guys on iTunes Follow the Glue Guys on Stitcher  

The Glue Guys run through some major listener email questions regarding the Brooklyn Nets free agency including first impressions from Summer League, (15:30) How much is reasonable to expect from DeMarre Carroll, (25:30) What's a reasonable contract to sign KCP at, (37:45) Who among the remaining semi-major free agents are the MOST interesting.

The Glue Guys get into the greatest single debate raging amongst Nets fans right now: Kentavious Caldwell-Pope vs. Otto Porter.  Which of them is worth the max, should the Nets even give them the max, and what the team would look like with them on it.  Later TGG runs down other Nets free agent targets including JJ Redick and Paul Milsap.

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