NBA Podcast: News of the Week + Top 15 NBA Players
NBA Podcast: News of the Week + Top 15 NBA Players

This article is part of our Fantasy Basketball Podcast series.

Nick Whalen is joined by Alex Barutha to talk about the NBA shutdown's impact on fantasy leagues, as well as the salary cap and the league's offseason calendar. Then, the guys discuss the possibility of the NBA hosting charity games and the Big 3's creative idea to keep fans engaged. The pod concludes with Nick and Alex debating their lists of the top 15 players in the NBA.

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Alex Barutha
Alex is RotoWire's NBA Assistant Editor. He writes articles about daily fantasy, year-long fantasy and sports betting. You can hear him on the RotoWire NBA Podcast, Sirius XM, DraftKings Live and other platforms. Vince Carter and Alex both first dunked during their respective sophomore years of high school.
Nick Whalen
RotoWire's NBA Editor and host of the RotoWire NBA Podcast. Nick was awarded the FSWA Best Podcast -- All Sports award in 2017 and 2018. Many years ago, Stromile Swift gave Nick his unbelievably sweaty headband after a preseason game. Despite its failure to match his school colors, Nick went on to wear that headband for the entirety of his sixth grade basketball season. Catch Nick on Twitter @wha1en.
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