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The Aaron Torres Sports Podcast E49: Nevada Head Coach Eric Musselman

June 1, 2018







It’s a jam-packed Aaron Torres Sports Podcast, as Aaron has a full recap of the NBA Draft deadline and winners and losers — and is then joined by Nevada coach Eric Musselman, a coach whose team will begin the season ranked No. 1. Starting with the draft deadline, Aaron breaks it all down, including:

What P.J. Washington’s Return means for Kentucky: Aaron calls Washington’s return the final piece of the puzzle for the Wildcats, and a move that makes them a bonafide national title contender. He also explains why the Wildcats have no true weakness heading into 2019, and should be considered a title favorite. Also, Aaron dives into Reid Travis and why Kentucky doesn’t necessarily need him.
 
How is Nevada a Top Five Team? Before welcoming on Coach Muss, Aaron shares why he has them in the Top 5. He breaks down their roster and explains why they are a title contender, even though they play in the Mountain West..

Why Duke is Ranked so Low: Most college basketball pundits believe Duke is one of the most talented teams in the country.  Torres isn’t buying the combination of Zion Williamson, R.J. Barrett and Cam Reddish.

Next Aaron welcomes the guest he’s waited a lifetime for: Nevada head coach Eric Musselman! Hop aboard the Muss Bus, as the coach of the Wolfpack discusses…

Where he was when Cody and Caleb Martin told him they’d return: Coach Muss takes listeners behind the scenes of where he was when he found out his two stars would return. What was his reaction and how did he celebrate?

How he will handle coaching a completely different team next season: Muss talks about the unique challenges facing his team. Last year they had no depth; now they legit go 12 or 13 deep. He explains why his background in the NBA makes him believe he’ll be able to keep everyone happy.
 
Story Time with Coach Muss: Coach Muss shares some incredible stories from his time coaching in the G-League, CBA and USBL. He talks about the time he had to insert a suspended player in the lineup, and the time his team found out at a McDonald’s that their game-time changed.



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