Author Archives: Gabe

Cardboard Boxseats: “The NBA, Where Drama Happens”

Gabe Botero | February 26th, 2020

This episode Nick and Gabe talk about what Kyrie Irving is doing on and off the court (but mainly what he’s doing off the court) as well as some shakeups in Cleveland and Los Angeles. Other points of interest include a retrospective look at All-Star Weekend and current standings in the league! Lots of jokes in this one, consider yourself warned. Continue reading

Cardboard Boxseats Podcast: Nick, Gabe, and The Woj Bunker

Gabe Botero  | February 10th, 2020

This “emergency” episode is all about the trade deadline and who ended up where! Nick and Gabe tell you who won and who lost in their opinion and which trades absolutely blew their mind!

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Episode 17: Nick, Gabe, and a Medical Marvel

Gabe Botero  | February 4th, 2020

This episode has Nick and Gabe picking the brain of Detroit Pistons Medical Director Bernard Condevaux. Bernard brings all of his insight from working with national cycling teams, Olympic Teams, the Colorado Rockies, and the Colorado Avalanche to work with him every day and combining his experience with new state-of-the-art technology he’s able to help the players be their best! As always, personal stories are shared and jokes are made! Click the link below to listen to the latest episode. Continue reading

Episode 16: Nick, Gabe, and the Trade Machine

Gabe Botero  | January 21st, 2020

Nick and Gabe talk about headlines around the league including Zion and Oladipo’s first games of the season, Kyrie’s comments about his teammates, and All-Star voting thus far. Then, almost every possible trade scenario is talked about as well as how the team standings look around the halfway point in the season! Also, we are now selling CARDBOARD BOXSEATS T-shirts for $15 so support your favorite podcast by sending us a message on Instagram or Twitter! Continue reading

Episode 15: Nick, Gabe, and a Legendary NBA Photographer

Gabe Botero  | January 7th, 2020

In this episode Nick and Gabe interview Andrew D. Bernstein (@ADBPhotoInc on Twitter). Andy is the longest tenured NBA photographer who has worked personally with greats like Magic Johnson, Shaquille O’Neal, and has a special relationship with Kobe Bryant as he helped write “The Mamba Mentality” and was the main photographer during Kobe’s “Farewell Tour”. Andy talks about the background behind many of his famous pictures and describes what all goes into being a sports photographer; just a heads up, it’s more dangerous than you think according to his Shaq story. Fans of the NBA, but Los Angeles Lakers fans especially, will be in awe of all the stories that Andy tells Nick, Gabe, and any who listen to this episode. Continue reading

Episode 14: Nick, Gabe, and Legend Joco Fernan

Gabe Botero  | January 2nd, 2020

This episode Nick and Gabe talk with Joco Fernan, a former project manager for the Warriors. He talks about his position there and the relationships he’s formed with players as well as discussing the state of Warriors basketball in the Bay Area. Joco has got the stories and jokes along with dropping some big names; this is an episode you won’t want to miss! Continue reading

Episode 13: The Tribal Council Has Spoken

Gabe Botero | December 10th, 2019

Nick and Gabe are back talking about a predicted firing in the Northeast, whether or not the Nets are better without Kyrie, and James Harden’s conspiracy covered “missed dunk”. Gabe hops on his new soapbox and complains about how LeBron “Bronny” Jr. has more televised games than half of the NBA and Nick breaks down the changes that Adam Silver wants to bring to the NBA. Plus: Scooby-Doo and Chris Paul in the same sentence? Listen to the episode to find out! Continue reading