Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 16 – Why is there so much ‘hate’ for Carmelo Anthony?

Is the art of the mid-range game dead? Many individuals say it’s not. If that’s the case, then why is there so much grief for Carmelo Anthony? In this episode of the Pump Fake to the Altar podcast, your hosts Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen discuss the prolific scorer. He has operated in the mid-range

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Spurs management flexes their muscle in trading Kawhi Leonard to the Raptors

In a league that has recently seen a shift in power from organization to the players, the San Antonio Spurs have just flexed their muscles. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, the Spurs have agreed to a deal with the Toronto Raptors. This package includes sending DeMar DeRozan, Jakob Poeltl and a 2019 protected first round

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Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 14 – NBA Draft & Off Season Moves

In this episode of the Pump Fake to the Altar podcast, your hosts Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen briefly recap the NBA Finals. They visit everything from Kevin Durant’s haymaker to LeBron’s alleged broken hand. Would LeBron have been better off letting that information be known after Game 1? Should he have not said anything

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Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 13 – NBA Finals Drama

In this episode of Pump Fake to the Altar, your hosts Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen discuss all things NBA Finals. After 2 games, all seems to be well in The Bay. The Warriors snuck out of Game 1 with a victory, and Stephen Curry closed the deal in Game 2. Should the Warriors continue

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Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 12 – NBA Conference Finals

Well, look what we have here! Since the inception of the 2017-18 NBA regular season, we anticipated THESE Conference Finals. The Rockets, Warriors, Cavaliers, and Celtics all advance and hopefully we can get our money’s worth. Your hosts Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen give a fresh take on what to expect on this episode of

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Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 11 – NBA Playoff Surprises

Your hosts Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen are FIRED UP on this episode of Pump Fake to the Altar. They discuss the lengthy Celtics-Bucks series as well as the Pelicans sweep of the Trail Blazers. At a quick glance, this was one of the most entertaining first rounds of NBA playoff action to their memories.

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An inside look at the proposed 1-16 playoff seeding for the 2018 NBA Playoffs

Throughout the years of the NBA Playoffs, we’ve grown accustomed to the 1 through 8 seeding in each conference. However, with the recent balance of power shifting West, individuals have grown weary of the current format. Instead, they’d like to see the “best” two teams meet in The Finals as opposed to earlier in the

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How the outcome of the Thunder-Jazz series can impact both franchises

The opening weekend of the NBA Playoffs included a 116-108 Oklahoma City Thunder win over the Utah Jazz. “Playoff P” (Paul George) introduced himself to the Thunder home crowd, and Donovan Mitchell showed toughness by playing through an injury/pain. Regardless of how this series turns out, the outcome could affect both franchises in different ways.

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Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 10 – NBA Playoff Palooza

Welcome to a special edition of the Pump Fake to the Altar podcast! Your hosts Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen discuss each opening round match-up of the 2018 NBA playoffs. They give us insight on their predictions and choose x-factors of each series. Who’s going to win it all? By looking back on the season,

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Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 9 – Injury Bug

In this installment of the Pump Fake to the Altar podcast, your hosts Felix John-Baptiste and DJ Allen seem excited about the upcoming NBA playoffs. The Houston Rockets seem like a legit threat against the reigning champion Golden State Warriors. The Warriors main concern at the moment is the health of Stephen Curry. Without him

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