2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
22-43, 3rd in Central
On this date: Jordan shrugs off 3-point barrage in Finals (0:44)
On this date: Bulls make epic defensive stand to beat the Knicks (2:07)

Hoop Collective: How The NBA Is Responding To Crisis

Brian Windhorst, Malika Andrews, Andrew Lopez and Kevin Pelton discuss the events of the past week and how the NBA community has rallied around the cause. Then, the crew tries to answer questions about the quality of games to expect when the NBA returns, if the "playoff-plus" format is fair and whether the league is trying to tailor its return plan around Zion Williamson and the Pelicans (16:00).


Nick Wright: 'The one thing that LeBron supporters have the ability to do that MJ supporters could learn from is acknowledging failures'

Bomani Jones welcomes his friend, FS1's Nick Wright to the show for the first time for a wide-ranging conversation. The guys discuss how much of the modern NBA post-1990 needs to be re-litigated when it comes to ranking the greatest players and competitive balance (1:03). Nick defends his LeBron James as "the greatest ever" take (22:21) and Bomani complains about group projects again (34:15). Plus, what is the tipping point for sports news coverage on social activism in light of the George Floyd tragedy (44:19).

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MJ in '11: No Dream Team for me if Isiah picked

In an old interview that was recently aired on a podcast, Michael Jordan is heard saying that he told Rod Thorn, who was on the USA Basketball selection committee for the Dream Team, that "I won't play if Isiah Thomas is on the team."

Did MJ block Isiah Thomas from Dream Team or not? (2:09)
Pippen shares powerful comparison between Kobe, MJ (0:32)
Who wins in a game of legends? The 'Dream Team' or the 'Redeem Team?' (1:24)
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Longtime Jazz coach Jerry Sloan dies at age 78

Jerry Sloan, who coached the Jazz for 23 seasons as part of a Hall of Fame career, died Friday at the age of 78 from complications from Parkinson's disease and Lewy body dementia.

Could Brady ever surpass MJ in greatness? (2:36)
Bulls' post-MJ plan included Tim Duncan, Grant Hill and Tracy McGrady (0:44)
What Karl Malone really thinks of Michael Jordan (1:18)

Sam Smith: 'Moronic thinking' for people to call Horace a 'snitch'

Bomani Jones discusses the "funny money" implications of NBA owners and the possible return to action for the league, namely Tillman Fertitta in light of his recent visit to The White House (1:34). Plus, author and journalist Sam Smith joins for the final installment of The Right Time Book Club on his book "The Jordan Rules", including if he thought it would be controversial when he wrote it, the media's fascination with Michael Jordan, and Jordan's view of Horace Grant as "the snitch" when it came to the book's sourcing (13:48). All that and more!

How MJ's approach to social activism evolved once he left the game (4:00)

The Hoop Collective: Horace's Beef With MJ And LeBron's Football Prowess

Horace Grant didn't hold back in his criticism of "The Last Dance," so Brian Windhorst, Jackie MacMullan and Tim MacMahon discuss whether his comments are valid, and if the documentary really missed the mark on Scottie Pippen. Plus, Brian tells some stories of LeBron's former football prowess, leaving the crew to wonder about what type of NFL career he could (or still could?) have had (29:25).

MJ takes over in final seconds as a Bull in Game 6 Movie (1:31)
Stephen A. dissects Horace Grant's beef with MJ (2:11)
Does Horace Grant have a right to be upset with MJ? (1:05)
How MJ transformed sneaker culture (3:12)

Team Stats

Points Per Game106.826th
Rebounds Per Game41.928th
Assists Per Game23.223rd
Points Allowed109.914th

Team History