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Kelvin & Travis react to Kobe's appearance on Shaq's new podcast talking about the downfall of the duo. Thompson & Trudell talk to Bleacher Report's Howard Beck about Kobe and Shaq. Plus, Marcellus calls Mike & Mike to talk about his friend Steve Sarkisian.
Jeff Katz & Marcellus Wiley talk about the latest injuries including Kyrie Irving and RG3. Marcellus tells the story about when he had his first concussion. Plus, "It's Somebody's Birthday"!
Brian Kamanetzky is sitting in for the vacationing Steve Mason today. Brian believes that fans are happier and more content when their team is bad. John is keeping hope alive that the Lakers are going to bring back Metta World Peace. Crosstalk with Jeff Katz and Marcellus Wiley.
The fellas discussed Mychal's favorite, Usain Bolt, winning the 200M race at the World Championships in China. Plus, Rapper Lil' Wayne predicting the Lakers would make the playoffs on ESPN First Take, so the guys reacted to his comments.
With season ending injuries running rampant in the NFL preseason, Kelvin & Travis wonder if anything can be done in prevent these injuries. ESPN's Trey Wingo jumps on to discuss and also commiserate over the ridiculousness that is deflate-gate.