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Today on ZardCast the CT, Dave and Gary convene to discuss the Wizards recent slide on the heels of the season’s crescendo. They get into a pummeling by the Celtics, John Wall’s 20 assists against the Bulls, where Washington stands in the Eastern Conference, the Ernie Grunfield bracket and more. Topics discussed include: ZardCast will be on Almighty Baller Radio on the Dash app Wizards are swooning Get pummeled by the Boston Celtics Diagnoses for the dreadful defense since the All Star Break Washington allows 39 points in the fourth quarter against the Dallas Mavericks, loses The guys voice their distrust in dentists, doctors and share bad experiences CT and Dave watch the Bulls game, book a trip to Ecuador Grocery store talk, line efficiency John Wall notches a career high 20 assists, in a winning effort Wizards lose a boring game to the Hornets, CT has a hankering for beer pong Looking ahead to home games against the Nets and

Today on ZardCast CT, Dave and Gary convene to recap a 4-1 road trip – a West Coast swing that saw weirdness, epic comebacks, great play from John Wall and Bradley Beal, the bench coming through, perhaps the most exciting stretch of the season. Dave and Gary tell CT about what he missed in a strange win over the Phoenix Suns, Markieff Morris’ flailing limbs and beating the Denver Nuggets, an overtime comeback victory against the Sacramento Kings, and and even bigger comeback, overtime, last second win over the Portland Trailblazers. And that loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves. They also get into Wall’s Eastern Conference Play of the Week Award in This Week in John Wall and how Wall thinks Beal should’ve taken the honors. What’re his Eastern Conference Player of the Month odds? Looking ahead to the next week, including a big game at the Celtics, and looking at the Eastern Conference standings. Guessing the win total with 50 games

Today on ZardCast, CT is in Japan so Dave and Gary are free to do whatever the hell they want! They get into the Wizards loss to the Raptors, play a new game called “Who’s that Wizards?,” the agony that was the win over the Magic, which TV shows say the title of the program in the show, This Week in John Wall, This Week in Whine with Gary’s deodorant situation, Eastern Conference standings with Sidney Melbourne, the New York Knicks silent first half, a very dramatic reading of the play “A Wittman Tale,” looking ahead to a grueling week on the road, Pop Culture Detour and much more weirdness. [gallery size="full" columns="2" ids="9234,9297,9232,9233"]

Today on ZardCast, CT, Dave and Gary return from their own personal All Star break with a whole lot on the table to dive into. First they welcome the San Francisco Chronicle’s Connor Letourneau on to talk about being on the Warriors beat for the first year, what it’s like following the team on the road, who’s chatty, Kevin Durant’s injury and what he means to the team, what they might do without Durant, Golden State’s new-regular season mindset and Connor’s favorite NBA city to visit. Later, the guys discuss the big win over the Warriors at home, followed by a bench-led blowout over the Toronto Raptors, and they sweep losses to the Philadelphia 76ers and Utah Jazz under the rug. Plus, taking stock of the new-look bench with Bojan Bogdanovich humming, Ian Mahinmi looking spry and Brandon Jennings about to show up on the scene. Later, looking ahead at the next few games, looking around at the rest of

Today on ZardCast, CT, Dave and Gary start the show with the news that Bradley Beal misses out on the open All Star spot, plans for shows in the near future, as well as plans for the big postseason finale pod. The guys look back at the Wizards win over the Indiana Pacers with clutch performances from John Wall and Markieff Morris, and a great game from Marcin Gortat. They share their thoughts on Kevin Durant’s return to Oklahoma City and then get into the relaxing victory over the Thunder. Later, the guys breakdown the ongoing Eastern Conference arms race with Kevin Love going down, the Raptors acquiring Serge Ibaka and the Wizards looking to be buyers at the trade deadline. Plus, This Week in John Wall, Pop Culture Detour, and picking the dunk, skills and three-point contest winners. Listen to the Almighty Baller Podcast Network on iTunes or check out the rest of the Almighty Baller Podcast Network at AlmightyBaller.com. [gallery size="full"

Today on ZardCast, CT, Dave and Gary go deep on the loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, what the Cavs had to do to beat the Wizards, the what-ifs and how it made the guys feel about the team going forward. Later, they get into Ian Mahinmi’s return at Brooklyn, dad NBA takes, the Wizards closing games against the Los Angeles Lakers and New Orleans Pelicans and CT participates in a chili cookoff. Plus, looking ahead at the schedule and the rest of the Eastern Conference, thoughts on trading for Carmelo Anthony, This Week in John Wall and Pop Culture Detour featuring Law and Order: SVU and M. Night Shyamalan movies. Topics discussed include: The guys appear across the Almighty Baller Podcast Network with the Wizards on fire The Wizards lose to the Cavaliers in overtime, the guys go deep on how it all went down What the Cavs has to do to beat the Zards A game of what-ifs How does

In a crossover episode of Zardcast and Almighty Ballin, Chris Axmann and CT Schwink break down the Wizards after their overtime thriller against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Subscribe to Zardcast on iTunes Subscribe to Almighty Ballin on iTunes

Today on ZardCast, the CT, Dave and Gary welcome friend of the pod Bullets Forever’s Jake Whitacre to discuss the surging Washington Wizards and when he felt like the team had turned it around. They also get into their night out for the Funeral Game, Dave’s emotions during the beatdown of the Hawks, John Wall tying his career high in assists against the Pelicans and turning the sound off against the Knicks. Later, they look at the Eastern Conference as games go final and oogle at the Wizards sole possession of the four seed. Plus, discussing the last few episodes of The Young Pope and a Young Pope rap from Gary. Listen to the Almighty Baller Podcast Network on iTunes or check out the rest of the Almighty Baller Podcast Network at AlmightyBaller.com. [gallery size="full" columns="2" ids="9234,9297,9232,9233"]  

Today on ZardCast, CT, Dave and Gary following a Washington win over Charlotte to discuss the state of the Wizards with Sports Illustrated’s Andrew Sharp. They get into his Kelly Oubre takes, thoughts on Scott Brooks, his personal low point of the season and the details on “F*ck Andrew Sharp” night. Later, the guys circle back around to the win in Charlotte, a winning road trip overall, last second loss to the Pistons at the hands of Marcus Morris, This Week in John Wall and Pop Culture Detour. Topics discussed include: Sports Illustrated’s Andrew Sharp joins the pod to discuss his beloved Washington Wizards because no one at work wants to hear him talk about them Wizards beat the Hornets, Charlotte looks rough Everything about Kelly Oubre has been a pleasant surprise The Scott Brooks hire appears to be paying dividends for now The guys explain to Andrew that they’re generally optimistic about the team Andrew reveals his personal low point

Today on ZardCast, CT and Dave convene following a Washington Wizards win over the New York Knicks with friend of the pod Stuart from Long Island, who details the Knicks dysfunction. Later, the guys discuss the Wizards four game win streak, Otto Porter’s deadeye from three and This Week in John Wall. For the final 40 minutes Almighty Baller Editor-in-Chief Lux joins the guys to go deep on the first two episodes of The Young Pope. Topics discussed include: Stuart from Long Island joins CT and Dave following the Wizards win over the New York Knicks game Stuart, a life long Knicks fan, explains when he soured on Carmelo Anthony How much is Melo’s behavior a product of the franchise’s general dysfunction? Phil Jackson’s free agency moves were a disaster The Knicks lineups are completely erratic, guys play well and then get benched No matter what, Kristaps Porzingas is the future Stuart can’t root for the Brooklyn Nets because they are

Today on ZardCast, CT, Dave and Gary convene to discuss how much the they hate the Boston Celtics, the scuffle between John Wall and Jae Crowder, 10 straight wins at home, belly button lint, the rest of the Eastern Conference, Pop Culture Detour and much more. Topics discussed include: Sports Illustrated’s Andrew Sharp will join the guys on next week’s ‘sode Starting with the Boston Celtics game and going backward The guys hate the Celtics more than any team in the NBA Jae Crowder pokes John Wall in the nose Marcus Smart once signed the wrong side of Gary’s SI Wiz ran out of gas against the Celts Last time Washing was above .500? Jason Smith has been ballin’ Wizards comeback to beat the Bulls, win 10th straight at home The guys don’t believe this is John Wall’s only buzzer beater/game winning shot Washington digs out of another hole to beat Milwaukee on the road, win the season series The team

Today on ZardCast, CT, Dave and Gary convene to discuss the Washington Wizards first time reaching .500 this season and following it up with two road losses to Houston and Dallas. Later, Almighty Baller’s Chris Axmann joins the pod to talk Zards as we enter the New Year, Kelly Oubre’s run-in at a Dallas YMCA, how his dog tried to ruin his holiday and the Almighty Baller Podcast Network. Later, the guys look at the next four games, peep the Eastern Conference standings, John Wall wins Eastern Conference player of the month and more. Topics discussed include: Full crew is assembled Washington gets a nice win last Friday over the Nets to hit the .500 mark for the first time all season On the back of 27 points from Mr. Steal Yo Girl! Who saw that coming? It all felt good, very briefly. We hung out on NYE and were all “it’s a clean slate going into 2017!” We were so

Today on ZardCast, CT and Dave convene to discuss the Washington Wizards recent run of good form, the aftermath of last week’s pods, drinking on Christmas, looking at the rest of the Eastern Conference, This Week in John Wall and more. Topics discussed include: Gary’s out, Chris Axmann bailed – Just Dave and CT The aftermath of last week’s Christmas pods CT and Dave hang out Christmas night The Wizards are in a good run of form, going 8-3 in the last 11 and winning 7 straight at home Wizards play a home and home with the Milwaukee Bucks. They get stomped on the road and win at home. Otto Porter scores 33 Bradley Beal gets hurt, John Wall goes off and Porter hits a clutch three in the win over Indiana Looking around at the rest of the Eastern Conference Christmas day basketball, the weirdness of the Golden State Warriors between this year and last Wizards next three games up This

Today on ZardCast, CT, Gary and Dave cozy up by the fire to discuss Christmas movies! Specifically, they wade into the question of what constitutes a Christmas movie, everyone’s top three Christmas movies, the atrocity that is Christmas With The Kranks and so, so much more. Enjoy this special edition of ZardCast and have a merry Christmas! Listen to the Almighty Baller Podcast Network on iTunes or check out the rest of the Almighty Baller Podcast Network at AlmightyBaller.com. [gallery size="full" columns="2" ids="9234,9297,9232,9233"]