Hard In the Paint with David Grubb

The Pelicans return to flight, and Daniel Lust keeps everything legal

July 23, 2020

On today's episode, David recaps the New Orleans Pelicans' exhibition opener against the Brooklyn Nets, and Bol Bol. Daniel Lust, co-host of the Conduct Detrimental podcast joins David after the break for a discussion of the pressing legal and economic issues in sports. Topics: The Woody Johnson Allegations and impact on owner discipline (18:20); Players and Owners: Unequal Justice? (23:10); NFL/NFLPA negotiations update (28:40); Protections for Student Athletes (37:35); Breaking down "unequal bargaining power" in amateur athletics (40:00); The cost of safety (44:00); Smoothing the NFL's salary cap (48:17); Betting on baseball (51:25).


Opening theme by DJ Dao