Kings Beam Team Lessons, Arkansas-Creighton Takeaways, and the Emoni Bates Debate

KOC and J. Kyle Mann begin the show discussing the Kings' resurgence in the NBA, looking specifically at Domantas Sabonis (02:18). Next, they take a look at the Thompson twins and compare them to Ja Morant and De’Aaron Fox (15:55). Do the twins need to develop consistent jump shots to make it in the NBA? Also, they recap the Creighton-Arkansas game from Tuesday night and discuss the prospects from both schools (25:58). The guys debate the potential of Emoni Bates in their new segment, YouTube Obsessions, before diving into this week’s Wemby update (37:50). Hosts: Kevin O’Connor and J. Kyle Mann Associate Producer: Jessie Lopez Production Supervision: Ben Cruz Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

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The Ringer’s Kevin O’Connor and J. Kyle Mann take an in-depth look at who’s got next for the NBA’s future as they bring you “The Ringer’s NBA Draft Show.” They’ll drop their takes on the rising and falling stocks of the best and brightest prospects in the 2023 Draft Class from Victor Wembanyama to Scoot Henderson and more. This is a podcast for a fan of every team, whether you’re tanking for ping pong balls or you’re in search of sleepers later in the draft. Kevin and Kyle will break it all down every week and chat about this absolutely loaded 2023 class as well as revisit and re-draft recent draft classes and get into how the league’s evolution could inform what’s valuable in a prospect of the future.