On the latest episode of The Roundball Review NBA Podcast, Paul Clark and Sonny Giuliano dive into Game 1’s of the Toronto/Philadelphia, Milwaukee/Boston and Golden State/Houston series and discuss the upcoming Denver/Portland series. Topics include:
- After decisive Game 1 victories, are the Toronto Raptors or Boston Celtics the favorites in the Eastern Conference?
- What can Milwaukee and Philadelphia do to bounce back in Game 2? Is it on Giannis Antetokounmpo and Joel Embiid to establish themselves as the best players in the series?
- At his peak, is Kawhi Leonard the NBA’s best player?
- Did Golden State truly “steal” Game 1?
- Who has a greater reason to be upset with the officiating in Game 1, Houston or Golden State?
- Will the Portland/Denver boil down to whether Damian Lillard or Nikola Jokic is the best player in the series?