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Above The Rim
Justin Lee aka Jus Blaze hosts a weekly entertaining and informative show tackling the NBA landscape and featuring guests giving their opinions.
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Above The Rim Ep 83: Deadline Smoke
This episode I'm joined by Damo, Reem & Blizzo for a trade deadline roundtable. When I tell yall everyone came for the smoke, trust me they did!
100 min
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Above The Rim Ep 82: Flight Risk
This episode I'm joined by Ray Jarvis (@Chet_Ohara) host of The Gray Area. Anthony Davis finally dropped the bomb we've been waiting for...
82 min
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Above The Rim Ep 81: Knicks Tank
This episode I'm joined by my guy Josh Rodriguez, host of "The Dime" NBA podcast. NYC this episode is for you because #KnicksTape has turned into #KnicksTank!
69 min
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Above The Rim Ep 80: Keep That Same Energy
This episode I'm joined by two of my guys, BTG & Kareem and I need yall to make sure that energy is the same!
80 min
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Above The Rim Ep 79: Temperature Check
Friend of the show Damo joins me to wrap up 2018 in the NBA.
66 min
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Above The Rim Ep 78: Pack Them Bags
This episode I'm joined by my Chi-town fam Big Dave (@BawlSports) from "BAWL! On Bulls" & the "Bulls Outsiders" show.
78 min
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Above The Rim Ep 77: The Essence
This episode I'm joined by pro basketball player developer, author & owner of "ANA Basketball", Nick Graham (@cultureordie)
68 min
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Above The Rim Ep 76: Panic Season
This episode I'm joined by Fred (@Fleezy4reel) as we discuss some of the underachieving teams on the borderline for panic mode.
74 min
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Above The Rim Ep 75: 1Q Check In
This episode I'm riding solo as I dive into a 1st quarter check-in of the young NBA season.
38 min
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Above The Rim Ep 74: Melo Mood
This episode I'm joined by the homie Reem (@Riche_Threads)
66 min
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Above The Rim Ep 73: The Clutch Gene
This episode I'm joined by BTG (@BaylorTheGreat) & friend of the show Damo.
84 min
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Above The Rim Ep 72: Play That Man
We discuss the Ty Lue firing in Cleveland, what’s happening to KAT in Minnesota, the best deals to get Jimmy out of town & a couple of players who we feel deserve more shine & playing time.
55 min
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Above The Rim Ep 71: Opening Week Views
Joining me this episode are my "League Office" partner Jarv (@Chet_Ohara) & friend of the show Damo.
103 min
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Above The Rim Ep 70: See You In June
Join me on a solo ride this episode as the NBA season is about to tip off! You thought i was joking when i say the Rockets will win the title this year?
45 min
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Above The Rim Ep 69: Put Up or Shut Up Vol 3
This episode I'm joined by the homie Ray Jarvis, (@Chet_Ohara) host of The Gray Area Podcast. As the compilation continues, it’s time for volume 3.
103 min
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Above The Rim Ep 68: Sacrificial Lambs
This episode I'm joined by friend of the show Damo as we discuss sacrifice in the NBA
59 min
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Above The Rim Ep 67: Health Is Wealth
This episode I'm joined by my homie Devin from the According2Sources podcast & Seneca Athletics.
59 min
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Above The Rim Ep 66: The Disrespect
A couple of NBA stars are entering the category of being disrespected too often. Disrespect comes in many forms. It could be from the fans, could be from your teammates, or could be from your own organization.
58 min
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Above The Rim Ep 65: Dapper Season
This week I'm joined by Rich Taylor (@Gentlemanspodcast). He's an entrepreneur, author & podcast host of “The Life of a Gentleman”.
66 min
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Above The Rim Ep 64: Rental Season
This week I’m solo as I address how the Melo disrespect is getting out of hand, K-Love’s new deal & my thoughts on the blockbuster Kawhi-DeFrozan trade.
38 min
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Above The Rim Ep 63: Red & Gold Vybez
This week I'm joined by the homie Jarv (@Chet_Ohara) host of “The Gray Area”. This episode I’m focusing in on 2 teams we care about the most, Jarv’s LA Lakers & my Houston Rockets.
91 min
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Above The Rim Ep 62: Godfather Moves
This week I’m joined by my homie J. Oden (@Oden2218), host of the “Call It Whatcha Want” podcast.
93 min
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Above The Rim Ep 61: Power Moves
This is the time of year when all of the season long plotting forges into a plan.
43 min
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Above The Rim Ep 60: Put Up or Shut Up Vol 2
This week I'm joined by the homie Jarv (@Chet_Ohara) Host of The Gray Area Podcast.
94 min
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Above The Rim Ep 59: Nostalgia Season
Ahhhhh the NBA Finals has disappointed me thus far but don’t worry, I want to take you all on a trip with me down memory lane.
40 min
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Above The Rim Ep 58: Conspiracy Season
This week I’m joined by my NBA sparring partner Ray Jarvis, (@Chet_Ohara) host of the Gray Area Podcast.
77 min
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Above The Rim Ep 57: Salty Season
This week I’m joined by my homie Chris Lehman (@BrothersLehman) from "The Brothers Lehman Sports Happy Hour Podcast"
87 min
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Above The Rim Ep 56: Therapy Season
This week I’m joined by friend of the show Damo and J. Oden (@Oden2218), host of the “Call It Whatcha Want” podcast.
81 min
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Above The Rim Ep 55: Emotional Season
Around this time of the NBA playoffs, emotions start to pull through and boil over. This week I brought in my two partners Jarv (@Chet_Ohara) & Baylor (BaylorTheGreat) to break it all down with me.
93 min
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Above The Rim Ep 54: Exposure Season
This week I’m joined by two of my good friends Damo & founder of the Simeon's House Organization Hakim Constantine (@professor_ock).
89 min
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Above The Rim Ep 53: Spicy Season
This week I'm joined by my west coast fam Baylor (@BaylorTheGreat). Host of the "BTG For President" & "Open Run With BTG" Podcast.
81 min
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Above The Rim Ep 52: We Bout That Action
I'm riding solo this week as I'm telling you why the Houston Rockets will win the title this year, recap the season with things I've been impressed & disappointing with, & also handing out my season awards.
47 min
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Above The Rim Ep 51: Put Up or Shut Up
This week I'm joined by my NBA sparring partner Jarv (@Chet_Ohara) Host of The Gray Area Podcast.
88 min
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Above The Rim Ep 50: Fiddy Wit Tax
Special shoutout to the Above The Rim family for listening & supporting the show for 50 episodes!
82 min
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Above The Rim Ep 49: His Airness
This week I’m joined by my Chicago homie Big Dave (@BawlSports) from the BAWL! On Bulls Podcast.
83 min
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Above The Rim Ep 48: The Underappreciated
This week I’m joined by the fellas Paul (@BIGPY3) & Pressure Harris (@Pr3ssur3harris) from the "Points Per Game" Podcast.
79 min
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Above The Rim Ep 47: Hall Of Fame or Ring?
This week I’m joined by J.Mack (@nononsenseshow) from the No Nonsense Show & the ADD Sports Podcast.
69 min
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Above The Rim Ep 46: 2nd Half Views
This week i'm joined by Christine Alexis (@christineeebean) from AfterBuzz Tv.
60 min
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Above The Rim Ep 45: Wheeling & Dealing
This week i'm joined by Brandon Scoop B Robinson (@ScoopB). Managing editor and columnist for Respect Magazine & also host of "Scoop B Radio".
49 min
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Above The Rim Ep 44: No Loyalty Bihh
This week i'm joined by my west coast fam Baylor (@BaylorTheGreat). Host of the "BTG For President" & "Open Run With BTG" Podcast.
72 min
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Above The Rim Ep 43: Speculation Season
This week i'm joined by my Louisville fam Teddy D (@Teddy_D_). Host of 3 dope shows, “The Why Not Podcast, BAP Politics & also The Black Astronauts podcast."
63 min
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Above The Rim Ep 42: College Hoops
This week I'm joined by Gabe (@AllDaySportTalk) from the "All Day Hoops Talk" podcast. This episode we dive into the college life as we talk all things NCAA.
58 min
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Above The Rim Ep 41: Rivalries & Kicks
This week i'm joined by my west coast fam Baylor (@BaylorTheGreat). Host of the "BTG For President" & "Open Run With BTG" Podcast.
76 min
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Above The Rim Ep 40: New Year, New Tings
Join me this week, as i’m riding solo to open 2018! This episode I answer a few emails and questions from the Above The Rim family.
39 min
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Above The Rim Ep 39: Surprise Breakouts
This week i'm joined by Fred (@fleezy4reel) from the Unnecessary Roughness Podcast.
51 min
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Above The Rim Ep 38: The Best Backcourts
This week i'm joined by Chris, (@BrothersLehman) from The Brothers Lehman Sports Happy Hour Podcast.
59 min
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Above The Rim Ep 37: Showtime Vs The Process
This week i'm joined by Devin (@mr_highyellow) from the According2Sources podcast repping Chicago.
60 min
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Above The Rim Ep 36: Talk About It
This week i’m riding solo as i open the "Talk About It" voicemail line!
51 min
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Above The Rim Ep 35: Knickstape Revival?
This week I’m joined by my good friend and founder of the Simeon's House Organization Hakim Constantine. (@professor_ock) This new look Knicks team has NYC buzzing with their hot start to the season.
64 min
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Above The Rim Ep 34: Pressure Burst Pipes
This week I'm joined by Ben Sudderth (@BS3Sports), host of the "BS3 Sports Show" out of Dallas, Texas.
56 min
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Above The Rim Ep 33: Opening Week Views
This week I’m joined by Erika Fernandez (@CurlsAndSports), sports journalist for Black Sports Online & also Co-Host of “The Update Podcast”. Join us this episode as we recap NBA opening week!
42 min
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Above The Rim Ep 32: Season Awards & Bold Predi...
This week I’m joined by friend of the show Damo, as well as Dennis Evans (@DennisEvans24). Join us this episode as we get you ready for NBA opening week!
59 min
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Above The Rim Ep 31: Value, Assets & The Young ...
This week I’m joined by Tim Thompkins (@RadioTimNBA) of the "Drive & Dish Podcast" and the "Suns Solar Panel Podcast" coming out of Jacksonville, Florida.
69 min
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Above The Rim Ep 30: Northwest Division Preview
This week I’m joined by Rory Mitchell, (@RoryEGN) host of "The Mitchell Report Unleashed" Podcast coming out of Ontario, Canada. Join us this episode as we preview & breakdown each team roster from the Northwest division & more!
77 min
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Above The Rim Ep 29: Atlantic & Pacific Divisio...
This week I’m joined by Ray Jarvis, host of "The Gray Area". Join us this episode as we preview & breakdown each team roster from the Atlantic & Pacific division.
86 min
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Above The Rim Ep 28: Southeast Division Preview
This week I’m joined by Teddy D (@Teddy_D_). Join us this episode as we preview & breakdown each team roster from the Southeast division giving out positives, concerns and predictions. We also talk BBB, Kobe's jersey retirement, ESPN rankings & more!
73 min
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Above The Rim Ep 27: Southwest & Central Divisi...
This week I’m joined once again by friend of the show Damo. We preview & breakdown each team roster from the Southwest & Central division giving out positives, concerns and predictions. We also talk IT's letter to the players tribune, HOF T-mac & more!
66 min
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Above The Rim Ep 26: Off-Season On Steroids
This week I’m joined once again by friend of the show Damo. Join us as we dissect the blockbuster Kyrie/IT trade. We discuss the pros & cons for both teams, if Kyrie is really an upgrade from Isaiah, Lebron’s future, & loyalty in sports.
57 min
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Above The Rim Episode 25: Who's Overrated?
This week I’m joined by Chris Axmann, head of the Almighty Baller Radio Network (@AlmightyBallin). We discuss which players we feel are overrated in the league & our reasons why. We also have some Mavs & Dirk Nowitzi talk.
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Above The Rim Episode 24: Kyrie Out, Uncle Drew In
This week i'm riding solo as i give my take on all of the Kyrie Irving trade drama that has rocked the off-season. I discuss the Cavs front office dysfunction, if Lebron should be upset, & i review some of the Kyrie trade packages.
36 min
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Above The Rim Ep 23: Showtime In LA
This week i'm joined by good friends Jarvis (@Chet_Ohara) & Baylor (@BaylorTheGreat). We dig into Laker Nation heavy this episode as we discuss the Laker's offseason grades, Lonzo's summer league, BBB taking the league by storm & if Lonzo is the most s...
67 min
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Above The Rim Ep 22: CPFlee & PG13
This week I’m joined by friend of the show Domo (@domo961). This is a painful episode for me as we give our opinions on Chris Paul leaving for the Rockets & the fallout from the deal. We also discuss the big Paul George to OKC deal and what it means fo...
59 min
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Above The Rim Ep. 21: The New Era
This week I’m joined by Christan (@__Christan) from the According2Sources podcast. We start the show giving our opinions on the 2017 NBA draft and which rookie would have the best career. We also discuss the big Jimmy Butler to the Twolves deal and wha...
60 min
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Above The Rim Ep. 20: Dubnation Is Here
This week i'm joined by Christine Alexis (@christineeebean) from AfterBuzz Tv. She's a huge Golden State fan and is here to defend her Warriors. We discuss the championship parade, Draymond & Lebron petty all summer 17,
59 min
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Above The Rim Ep. 19: The Easy Way Out?
This week i'm joined once again by Jarvis from the Grey Area. We dive into all NBA finals topics and discuss some of the key narratives from the series.  A couple of questions include if another finals loss taint LBJ’s legacy,
60 min
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Above The Rim Ep. 18: Can They Pull This Off?
This week i'm joined by Devin (@mr_highyellow) from the According2Sources podcast representing the Chicago sports scene. First we breakdown the lopsided GS victories in games 1 & 2 of the NBA finals while looking ahead to games 3 & 4 back in Cleveland....
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Above The Rim Ep. 17: Give Us What We Want
This week i'm joined by usual suspects Jarvis & Domo for the NBA finals preview! We all give our views and analysis of the matchups, x-factors & series predictions. We also discuss who is higher on the food chain between Kobe & LBJ.
59 min
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Above The Rim Ep. 16: Westside Connection
This week i'm joined by Baylor The Great (@BaylorTheGreat) as we give our views on the disappointing conference finals. We discuss if a championship this year will validate KD's departure, Aldridge, the Spurs, & Lebron's new mentality. As an L.A guy,
60 min
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Above The Rim Ep. 15: Playoff Disappointment
This week i'm joined by my guys Deandre Smith & Basketball Insider Mike Truth. First, myself & Dre discuss the James Harden's terrible game 6 against the spurs, and if that collapse taints his season. We also discuss what the clippers should do this of...
59 min
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Above The Rim Ep 14: Are You A Big Baller?
This week I’m joined by DJ King David as we dive into some more playoff action! This episode we discuss a multitude of Lebron James topics such as his dominance on the eastern conference, disrespectful lebron, his biggest rival and more.
59 min
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Above The Rim Ep. 13: Trimming The Fat
This week I’m joined by Domo as we dive into the second round of the playoffs! The non-contender’s have been knocked off and it’s time for the powerhouses to emerge. In this episode we break down each second round match up,
59 min
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Above The Rim Ep. 12: Continued Excellence
This week I’m joined by my good friend and founder of the Simeon's House Organization Hakim Constantine. We discuss several topics such as westbrook's level of trust for his teammates, Lebron's consistency, melodrama, which players deserve statues,
61 min
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Above the Rim Ep. 11: Show & Prove
This week I’m joined by Brandon Robinson from “Sc…
74 min
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Above the Rim Ep. 10: It’s About Dam Time
It's finally here! This week i'm joined by Ray Ja…
76 min
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Above the Rim Ep. 9: Season Awards
This week i'm joined by Jaye Gems as we discuss K…
61 min
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Above the Rim Ep. 8: The King & Handles
This week i'm joined by Chris as we discuss all t…
55 min
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Above the Rim Ep. 7: Best To Never Do It
This week I’m joined by Domonique as we discuss w…
65 min
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Above the Rim Ep. 6: Star Studded
This week I'm joined by Ray Jarvis from Car Sessi…
63 min
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Above the Rim Ep. 5: Trash Talk
This week I'm joined by my good friends Terrell &…
75 min
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Above the Rim Ep. 4: The Clutch Gene
This week i'm joined by Ray Jarvis from Car Sessi…
65 min
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Above the Rim Ep. 3: Boogieeeeeee
Featuring my friend Senyo aka Coach Step, this ep…
53 min
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Above the Rim Ep. 2: All Star Preview
Featuring my good friend and founder of the Simeo…
52 min
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Above the Rim Ep. 1: Free Oak
Presenting episode 1 of the Above The Rim Podcast…
52 min