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The Ave Podcast – NBA Rookies, The Balls, & The Overseas Lifestyle

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 32:  NBA Rookies, The Balls, & The Overseas Lifestyle

Today on The Ave Podcast, I invite Jan-Michael Nation (Ryerson University Hall of Famer & Alumnist), as we discuss the first trimester of the NBA Season. On Part 1, we discuss our love for the Toronto Raptors bench, the return of Kawhi Leonard, the on-court dysfunction of the OKC Thunder, then we list our Top 5 favorite NBA rookies so far.

On Part 2, we break down the Ball family, and LaVar’s decision to remove both his sons from school (for the sake of basketball). We get into the mindset of the overseas professional basketball player, dealing with expectations, cultural & lifestyle differences, the transition into the “post career” world, plus a lot more.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 32

Part 1…

 

Part 2…

 

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Cal Cee // South Shore Ave

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The Ave Podcast – The 2017-18 NBA Eastern Conference Preview

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 28: The 2017-18 NBA Eastern Conference Preview

Welcome to The Ave Podcast. Today, we break down Cleveland, Boston, Toronto, LeBron, Kyrie, Giannis, Embiid, and the rest of the NBA Eastern Conference with Randall Walter (co-founder of the Canada Impact Sports Group & Head Coach of Team Breakdown’s AAU Basketball team). We’ll be ranking each team in the East from the bottom to the top.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 28

 

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Cal Cee // South Shore Ave

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The Ave Podcast – The Warriors, The Cavs, & the Future…

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 25: The Warriors, The Cavs, & the Future…

Today on The Ave Podcast, we share our thoughts on the 2017 NBA Finals. We discuss where the Warriors, the Cavs, and the rest of the NBA go from here, if we should embrace the Superteam era, if there are any serious contenders for the throne, if there can be an effective way to stop the Smallball era, plus more.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 25

 

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Cal Cee // South Shore Ave

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The Ave Podcast – Raptors……..Like, Word?

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 22: Raptors……..Like, Word?

Today on The Ave Podcast, I invite friends of the Podcast DJ Chris Nice & Big Brotha Curtis, as we discuss the Raptors flameout of the 2017 NBA Playoffs. We break down the future of the Raptors, Duane Casey’s future as their Head Coach, whether or not we should bring back Kyle Lowry and which other free agents they should keep, the comments that Lowry & DeMar DeRozan made during the Cavalier series, if Masai Ujiri decides to blow things up, should another team out West follow the same path, plus more.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 22

(Photo courtesy of Frank Nunn of The Canadian Press)

 

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Cal Cee // South Shore Ave

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The Ave Podcast – Raptors, NBA Playoffs, & DAMN.

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 21: Raptors, NBA Playoffs, & DAMN. 

Today of The Ave Podcast, I invite friends of the Podcast DJ Chris Nice & Headley, as we discuss the Raptors playoff series with the Milwaukee Bucks, Game 6 predictions, as well our favorite moments from the rest of the NBA Playoff landscape.

Towards the end of the Podcast, Shawn Adonis (past contributor to South Shore Ave) joins me to break down Kendrick Lamar’s new album “DAMN”. We also break down where it ranks among his other albums, how it affects the Hip Hop culture, Drake vs. Kendrick comparisons, plus more.  

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 21

 

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Cal Cee // South Shore Ave

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The Ave Podcast – Raptor Trades, Boogie, and the NBA Trade Deadline Recap

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 19: Raptor Trades, Boogie, and the NBA Trade Deadline Recap

Today on The Ave Podcast, I invite friends of the Podcast Headley, Randall Walter (Etobicoke Thunder AAU Coach), and Jules da Commish, as we discuss the NBA Trade Deadline Season.

On Part 1, we break down the Toronto Raptors trades for Serge Ibaka and PJ Tucker, and how it affects the team. On Part 2, we discuss the DeMarcus Cousins trade to the New Orleans Pelicans, the winners and losers of the NBA Trade Deadline, and more.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 19

Part 1: Raptors Trades

Part 2: DeMarcus Cousins, & The Winners and Losers

 

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Part 2: https://app.box.com/s/boqxkcgfbkjjx6mccdan2r7c1rgyhs8u

 

 

Cal Cee // South Shore Ave

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The Ave Podcast – State of the Raptors Address

The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee. Episode 17: State of the Raptors Address

Today on The Ave Podcast, I invite friend of the Podcast Headley, & first time guest Randall Walter (Etobicoke Thunder AAU Coach), as we discuss the current state of the Toronto Raptors. We break down their window to win now and if it can be enhanced by potential moves, whether or not they still have (or can shake) the perceptions NBA players have about the city and the organization, the Dime Theory, “#ClubEtiquette“, plus more.

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The Ave Podcast with Cal Cee // Episode 17

 

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Cal Cee // South Shore Ave

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