Fantasy Basketball Podcast: Rockets On Fire, Plus News News News!
Fantasy Basketball Podcast: Rockets On Fire, Plus News News News!

This article is part of our Fantasy Basketball Podcast series.

Alex, Shannon & K-Train go through all the injury news, plus dive deeper into the two big games from Thursday night. (Editor's Note: LeBron James is now out for another week.)

For those of you who didn't get the Lance Stephenson / Tom Cruise / Risky Business reference, here is the famous clip from said movie:


 

And for those not familiar with Frank Sinatra's amazing body of work, you should always start with his live Las Vegas shows. In particular, you MUST memorize the 1966 release of Sinatra At The Sands with the Count Basie Orchestra, conducted and arranged by Quincy Jones. Here, enjoy tune number one from that amazing performance:


 

Name me another basketball pod educating you on the work of Frank Sinatra! I'll wait.

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Alex Barutha
Alex is RotoWire's NBA Assistant Editor. He writes articles about daily fantasy, year-long fantasy and sports betting. You can hear him on the RotoWire NBA Podcast, Sirius XM, DraftKings Live and other platforms. Vince Carter and Alex both first dunked during their respective sophomore years of high school.
Ken
An early RotoWire contributor from the 90's, K-Train returns with the grace of Gheorghe Muresan and the wisdom of Joe Gibbs. Tweet him @KenCrites or e-mail him at ken@rotowire.com. Ken won the FSWA 2014 Humor Article Of The Year award. He's also the 2015-16 Champion of the prestigious RW NBA Keeper League (plus a 2nd place 2019 finish). Ken still owns a RotoNews shirt.
Shannon McKeown
Shannon McKeown is the VP of Advertising Sales and Basketball Editor for Rotowire.com. He's a two-time FSWA finalist for Fantasy Basketball writer of the year and co-host of the RotoWire Fantasy Basketball podcast.
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