The Lab

An NBA roundtable featuring FiveThirtyEight's sharpest NBA minds, discussing the league's trends from an analytics angle.

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      16: Talking Wizards with Candace Buckner


      Washington Post reporter, Candace Buckner, joins The Lab to discuss the Washington Wizards. We also dive into Kawhi's injury, NBA fights and more.


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      15: Are The Timberwolves For Real?


      We're in The Lab this week to discuss Curry's return, Ball and the Lakers and the new and improved Timberwolves.


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      14: Stat Sheet Stuffing


      We're back for the new year to discuss IT's return, the strange lack of crazy stat lines this season and Andre Drummond, the point guard?


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      34m
       

      13: Holiday Mailbag


      What's our most surprising team so far? Who's on our All-Rookie team right now? What should the Bulls do? We answer these and other questions from our listeners this week.


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      12: The Progress Of The Process


      The Lab give their takes on #8 or #24, check in on what's going right or wrong in The Process and more.


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      11: When The Cat's Away, The Mice Will Play


      We're in the Lab to discuss why OKC's outcasts are thriving and winning on their new teams and try to figure out how the Timberwolves are winning these close games.


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      40m
       2017-12-13

      10: Keeping Up With The Jameses


      Neil, Kyle and Chris discuss LeBron James and the Cavs' recent win streak, the MVP caliber season of James Harden and more.


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      38m
       2017-12-07

      09: Memphis Blues


      Neil, Kyle and Chris chat about David Fizdale's firing and discuss the potential impact of Blake Griffin's latest injury.


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      38m
       2017-11-30

      08: Everything OK In OKC?


      Neil, Kyle and Chris are in The Lab to break down the problems with the OKC Thunder and discuss Lonzo's continued shooting woes.


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      36m
       2017-11-22

      07: The Return Of Al Horford


      The Lab is back to discuss the Celtics' surprising winning streak and wonders how long they can keep winning like this.


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      33m
       2017-11-16