NBA Podcast: Looking Ahead to Round 2
NBA Podcast: Looking Ahead to Round 2

This article is part of our Category Strategy series.

Nick Whalen is joined by Alex Barutha to recap the Blazers, Sixers and Raptors moving on to Round 2 and preview what to expect going forward. Other topics include: Jan Vesely, Damian Lillard's ridiculous game-winner; Lillard's place among the NBA's elite; OKC's murky future; Russell Westbrook's legacy; Denver/San Antonio; Boston's chances against Milwaukee, how Toronto will match up with Philadelphia, and much more.

Editor's note: This podcast was recorded prior to Wednesday night's games (HOU/UTA and GSW/LAC).

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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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