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The Ave Podcast – The Present & Future of AAU

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 165: The Present & Future of AAU

Today on The Ave Podcast, I’m joined by O’Neil Kamaka (HC of Vaughan Panthers AAU Basketball & Co-Founder of Skills Refinement Group), & Randall Walter (HC of Excel Hoop’s Prep Basketball Program) as we dive deep into the discussion of AAU Basketball. We break down the 2021 summer season and how things have changed Post-Covid; we discuss the ripple effects of HS Seniors/student-athletes missing out of a year of sports; & how it affects programs with recruiting going forward. Plus this podcast was recorded during the NBA Draft, so we have to discuss Toronto’s own Joshua Primo being selected in the lottery; the Raptors selection of Scottie Barnes; discuss of under-the-radar stars of this draft; the Laker’s Westbrook trade; plus a lot more.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 165

AAU - Boys Basketball

 

 

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The Ave Podcast – 2021 State of The Raptors Address

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 152: 2021 State of The Raptors Address

Today on The Ave Podcast, we the 2021 State of the Raptors Address, an annual podcast episode that we do which breaks down the Raptors journey during this historically awkward NBA season. I invite SSA Family Members Julian aka Jules Da Commish & Randall Walter (HC of Excel Hoop’s Prep Basketball Program) as we discuss the first half of the NBA Season; we pour out a lil’ liquor for Norman Powell; if Pascal Siakam has reached his ceiling; what will happen with Masai Ujiri this offseason; and our expectations for the Raptors post-Lowry. Plus we discuss the Free Agency options for this summer; if Toronto should entertain bringing back DeMar DeRozan (I’ll let you decide which type of emotion you want to deploy while clutching your chest); whether or not they should rent an apartment in #TankCity; plus all things Raptors. Even if they’re thousands of miles away, they’re still the home team. So please enjoy…..

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 152

Sports Illustrated Toronto Raptors News, Analysis and More

 

 

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The Ave Podcast – The 2020-21 NBA Eastern Conference Season Preview

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 138: The 2020-21 NBA Eastern Conference Season Preview

Today on The Ave Podcast. we present the 5th Annual South Shore Ave’s 2020-21 NBA Season Preview, We discuss the Western Conference with SSA Family Member Randall Walter (HC of Excel Hoop’s Prep Basketball Program), and as always, we’re ranking each team in the East from the bottom to the top. Happy Holidays & please enjoy….

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 138

Giannis Antetokounmpo transcends sports, is just the gift Milwaukee needed | Editorial | madison.com

The Lottery Teams

 

The Playoff Teams

 

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The Playoff Download

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The Ave Podcast – The 2020 NBA Offseason Review

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 135: The 2020 NBA Offseason Review

Today on The Ave Podcast, I’m joined by Randall Walter  (HC of Excel Hoop’s Prep Basketball Program) as we break down the crazy NBA Off-season. We discuss Gordon Hayward’s surprising contract; How Milwaukee f’d up the Bogdan Bogdanovic deal; Chris Paul becoming a Sun & OKC’s new direction; If Los Angeles (as well as the rest of the NBA) will be owned by the Lakers for the foreseeable future; We celebrate Fred VanVleet’s new contract; and whether or not player movement is helping or hurting the league; and more.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 135

2020 NBA Free Agency: Ranking the top 30 players potentially on market | RSN

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The Ave Podcast – The NBA Finals Convo (Lakers Coronation?)

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 131: The NBA Finals Convo (Laker Coronation?)

Today on The Ave Podcast, I’m joined by Jan-Michael Nation (Ryerson University Hall of Famer & Alumnist) as we breakdown the first four games of the 2020 NBA Finals. We also discuss Jimmy Butler’s raised profile (as well as Miami’s); if LeBron’s legacy changes if he wins his 4th ring; share our theories as to why the ratings for the Finals are so historically low; the re-emergence of Playoff Rondo; the legitimate threats to the Lakers for 2021 (I’m foreshadowing here); plus a lot more.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 131

NBA Finals 2020: LeBron James hails Anthony Davis as Lakers beat Heat to  take 3-1 lead | NBA News | Sky Sports

 

 

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The Ave Podcast – Raptors Rap-Up, A Seasonal Breakdown

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 129: Raptors Rap-Up, A Seasonal Breakdown

Today on The Ave Podcast, I’m joined by my SSA Family Members, Randall Walter  (HC of Excel Hoop’s Prep Basketball program) & Julian aka Jules Da Commish, as we discuss the 2019-20 Toronto Raptors season. We discuss all the highs and lows of the Raptors’ defence of their NBA Title, the growth of Pascal Siakam & Fred VanVleet, Kyle Lowry’s brilliance, and Serge Ibaka’s impact on and off the floor. We also share thoughts on our favourite games and moments of the season, the direction of their off-season, and of course, we discuss Game 7 of the Raps-Celtics series, plus a ton more. Please enjoy….

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 129

Toronto Raptors Will Decide Wednesday Whether To Boycott Playoff Game Over Jacob Blake Shooting

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The Ave Podcast – Raptors-Celtics Game 6

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Epiosde 128: Raptors-Celtics Game 6

Today on The Ave Podcast, I’m joined today I’m joined by O’Neil Kamaka (Asst. HC of Oakwood Collegiate & Co-Founder of Skills Refinement Group) & as we discuss the now legendary Game 6 of the Raptors-Celtics series. We have the discussion on Kyle Lowry’s brilliant performance, what advice we have for Spicy P, & what to expect from Friday’s Game 7. Plus we revisit the conversation of Steve Nash’s Head Coach role of the Brooklyn Nets, where Giannis and the Milwaukee Bucks go from here.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 128

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(USATSI)

 

 

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The Ave Podcast – Wooow… Raptors-Celtics Game 3

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 127. Wooow… Raptors-Celtics Game 3

Today on The Ave Podcast, I’m joined by SSA Family Member Randall Walter  (HC of Excel Hoop’s Prep Basketball program) as we discuss the wild ending from Game 3 of the Raptors-Celtics series, Pascal Siakam’s continued struggles, if the Raptors have turned the corner in this series, plus we get into the Steve Nash hiring as Head Coach of the Brooklyn Nets.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 125

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(Christopher Hudspeth’s Twitter; @CEHudspeth)

 

 

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The Ave Podcast – Raptors-Celtics Game 2

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 126: Raptors – Celtics Game 2

Today on The Ave Podcast,  I’m joined by SSA Family Member Big Brotha Curtis as we break down Game 2 of the Raptors – Celtics Eastern Conference Semifinals. We discuss Pascal Siakam’s struggles, if Boston have become the Raptors Kryptonite, how the playoff schedule in the Bubble can have an adverse effect on veteran teams, and more.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 125

Boston Celtics v Toronto Raptors - Game Two

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The Ave Podcast – Boycott. #JacobBlake

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 125: Boycott. #JacobBlake

Today on The Ave Podcast, I’m joined by Mark Stoddart (Founder/Brand Designer of Live It Wear It Brand), and SSA Family Members Kevin W. & Headley as we discuss the shooting of Jacob Blake, the NBA Boycott, and the fallout from it.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 125

The Milwaukee Bucks issue a statement about playoff game boycott

 

 

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