Jordan-esque Doncic & Clash of Amazing Defences



NBA Accent duo Rokas Grajauskas and Mykolas Jankaitis go through all the conference semi-final pairs.
 
Topics:
  • Intro (0:00);
  • How did Bucks beat the Celtics? (3:37);
  • Is Giannis the best player in the world right now? (12:17);
  • Good Celtics defense on Giannis (16:04);
  • Record-breaking Doncic performance (25:14);
  • Nail bitter between Grizzlies and Warriors (32:55);
  • Stubborn Doc Rivers and challenges of Embiid-less 76ers (42:23);
  • On Joel Embiid getting a French passport (49:46).
 

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Weak Supporting Cast For Jokic & Why Play-Ins Are Actually Genius



Lithuanian NBA-head duo share their memories and impressions from the play-in games and the beginning of NBA playoffs.

Topics:

  • Intro & why the play-in tournament is actually a good idea (0:00);
  • Eastern conference play-ins: Kyrie's greatness and Trae carrying Atlanta to playoffs (4:55);
  • The advantages that Miami holds over Atlanta (11:18);
  • Will Milwaukee at least break a sweat in the series against injury-ravaged Chicago? (17:58);
  • Dysfunctional Utah and what should Dallas do regarding the injury of Luka Doncic (24:19);
  • Painfully weak supporting cast of Nikola Jokic, the Bay is back (39:06).

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What If All NBA Awards Went to European Players?



Rokas Grajauskas and Mykolas Jankaitis discuss what would happen if only European players would be eligible for major regular season NBA awards.

Topics:

  • Intro (0:00);
  • Can Giannis snatch the MVP? (03:50);
  • We know 1st, and 2nd rookie, but who’s the 3rd? (10:15);
  • Can Rudy Gobert retain DPOY award? (20:52);
  • Most Improved European (30:17);
  • Can two teammates be nominated for 6th man of the year? (33:52);
  • Who’s got into our 1st All-NBA team (37:52);
  • Positional machinations to make our All-NBA 2nd team work (43:59);
  • 3rd team: Can we vote in Rubio? (46:55).

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Which European Country Is Most Likely To Win the NBA?



Rokas Grajauskas and Mykolas Jankaitis try to evaluate which European country is most likely to have NBA championship at the end of the season.

Topics:

  • Introducing the idea and its predetermined criteria (0:00);
  • First Portuguese NBA player, discussing Spanish chances (3:41);
  • The early favorites of the conversation – France (20:56);
  • O.G. Anunoby, Schofield and a British Mavericks All-Star of 1988 (34:04);
  • German speaking countries and Italy (38:29);
  • The sharp contrast in chances of Czech Republic and Slovenia (46:20);
  • A huge boost to Croatian chances by Dario Saric (52:11);
  • A quick look through Bosnian and Montenegrin players, followed by Finland (55:54);
  • Why Latvia has a significantly better chance than Lithuania this year (57:48);
  • The biggest difference of opinions while discussing Serbia and GSW (59:48);
  • Three final countries and the long awaited list (1:03:57).

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Better Bogdanovic and ’Hardenized’ Sixers



NBA Accent’s Rokas Grajauskas and Mykolas Jankaitis discuss the role of Furkan Korkmaz after James Harden’s arrival & decide which Bogdanovic is superior.

Topics:

  • Intro (0:00);
  • Diminshed role of Korkmaz (6:30);
  • What’s the reason behind great run of Mavericks (15:18);
  • What Mavericks will do with Brunson? (25:39);
  • Evolution of Bojan Bogdanovic (29:57);
  • What role is best for Bogdan Bogdanovic? (41:15);
  • Unlikely heroes of Clippers frontcourt rotation (49:57).

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