Jason Concepcion (the Ringer) and Maurice Peebles (Complex) join hosts Ben Detrick and Jordan Redaelli to discuss the Phil Jackson and Jeanie Buss breakup, George Karl's scorched earth book promotion, and the burden of being Jahlil Okafor.
Chris Tomson of Vampire Weekend and Alex Frankel of Holy Ghost join the podcast to discuss DeMarcus Cousins' big night out with Matt Barnes, cautious optimism for the Knicks and the Nets, their own solo projects, and more.
Musician Joel Ford joins the podcast to discuss the controversy over the word "posse," surprising starts for the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets, the fake trade rumor mill, and growing up as a Celtics fan.
Tim Hoey (Cut Copy) and Moses Archuleta (Deerhunter) join COOKIES to discuss Cleveland Cavs, Warriors-Thunder, the lottery, the coaching changes—literally all the basketball news, plus which NBA players could succeed at cricket.
John Barrett, of the band Bass Drum of Death, and artist Andrew Kuo discuss devastating playoff injuries, coaching rumors in New York and Los Angeles, and playing against Monta Ellis in high school.