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Triple Zeros

Triple Zeros

By Triple Zeros Podcast
Sports talk, analysis, and interviews hosted by Josh Buckhalter. Hot takes are everywhere in the world of sports. But when cooler heads prevail, what will the story be? That's where Triple Zeros comes in. This is the best place to get your sports fix without getting hooked on nonsense. Follow along on Twitter and Facebook and JoshGBuck and @3ZerosPod!

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Super Bowl Sunday and the NBA MVP Race

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Super Bowl Sunday and the NBA MVP Race

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Rick Camp Pt. 2
Rick Camp, host of the Chicago Bulls radio postgame show, was gracious enough to join me once again. We got into Zach LaVine's surprising development, projected Coby White's ceiling, and so much more. Follow Rick on Twitter (@RickCCamp) and be sure to listen to him after every Bulls game on 670 The Score. Also check out the 'I'm Fat'  and 'Basketball Camp' podcasts, available everywhere!
March 2, 2021
"I Just Made Myself Mad..."
NFL: Off-Season QB Chatter | Super Boring LV NBA: Nets Kryptonite: Themselves | Zo To Go +More!
February 12, 2021
Super Bowl Sunday and the NBA MVP Race
NFL: Super Bowl Chatter | Stafford Not Tough? NBA: Early MVP Check-In | Haliburton Victory Lap +More!
February 5, 2021
The King, the Sniper, and the MVP Award
NBA: Embiid Calls Foul | Drummond to BK? NFL: Bringing Divas Back | 2021 QB Carousel +More!
January 29, 2021
A Week 6 Remix
NFL: Conference Championship Primer | Head Coaching Hires NBA: Nets-Lakers Locked? | Iggy Talks Work +More!
January 22, 2021
Jags Had to Hire Meyer
NFL: Jaguars and Jets | Worst. Presser. Ever. NBA: Brooklyn All-Mercurial Team | Boucher's New Bounce  +More!
January 16, 2021
From DangeRuss to Danger, Russ
NFL: Wild Card Wreckage | Dougie Fresh Out NBA: Where is Kyrie? | John Collins Upset +More!
January 12, 2021
Is Deshaun Gone?
NFL: Super Wild Card | Watson "Extremely Unhappy" NBA: Kyrie Controversy Non-sense | Luka Getting Hot +More!
January 8, 2021
Playoffs, Baby! Playoffs!
NFL: Playoff Field Set | Week 17's Best/Worst NBA: Steph Has Awoken | More Fire Starts +More!
January 5, 2021
Brooklyn, Go Hard!
NFL: Murky Playoff Picture | Congrats, Jags Fans NBA: Critical Early Injuries | Surprising Hot Starts +More!
December 29, 2020
NBA Tip-Off Tuesday
NFL: Diggs Trade Re-Visited | The Biggest L NBA: 2017 Draft Extensions | 2021 Season Tipoff +More!
December 22, 2020
Brad Spielberger 2.0
Brad Spielberger returns to the show and we recapped his last visit. We also talked about some of the worst deals in the NFL, he indulges me in my meatheaded Riddick-Harbaugh to the Bears dream scenario, and so much more! Be sure to follow him on Twitter @PFF_Brad and read the article that led to this interview ( today!
December 12, 2020
NFL: Undefeated No Longer | Gase Fires Williams NBA: Beard No-Shows | Bron King Talk +More!
December 8, 2020
The (Ex)Patriot Way
NFL: Steelers-Ravens Mess | Fuller, Roby Suspended NBA: BR's Power Rankings | Nate Gets Dunked +More!
December 1, 2020
An A-Blazing Offseason
NFL: Blocking for Burrow | "Blueprint" for Chiefs? NBA: Beard and Boogie | MJ Still Overpaying +More!
November 24, 2020
The Next Generation
NFL: Week 11 Preview | Perfect Playoff Pairings NBA: Draft Loves, Hates | Bucks Blundering Bigly  More!
November 20, 2020
City of the Big Shoulders (and Bad Football)
NFL: Steelers Perfectly Imperfect | Bear-ly Even Football NBA: Trade, Baby, Trade! | It's Draft-mas Eve +More!
November 17, 2020
Patrick Ma-MVP
NFL: Alex Smith, Starter | Saints Bless Bucs NBA: Who's Number One? | A Quick Turnaround +More!
November 10, 2020
QB 1-2-3
NFL: Trade Deadline Deals | Draft First Look NBA: City Unis Debuted | No Start Date +More!
November 3, 2020
No Flex Zone
NFL: Dirty Birds Battle | Primetime Scheduling Sus NBA: Rockets Hire Silas | DeRozan Back East? +More!
October 30, 2020
Video Game Numbers
NFL: Em-Bear-Assed | Video Game Numbers  NBA: New Start Date | Riley Backtracks Asterisk +More!
October 27, 2020
It's #NFLTradeSZN!
NFL: It's Tua Time | Trade Deadline Ideas NBA: SVG to NO | 2K Ratings Takeover +More!
October 23, 2020
Fresh Baked Brownies
NFL: Browns Get Burnt | Rookie Winning Woes NBA: Lakers Eyeing Rose | Knicks Chasing Glory +More!
October 20, 2020
Chiefs Ring the Bell
NFL: Bell to KC | Roseman Calling Shots NBA: Clips Hire Lue | Bam for Giannis +More!
October 16, 2020
The Champs is Here
NBA: Congrats L.A. Lakers | Salute Miami Heat NFL: Dak Breaks Ankle | Air Raiders Offense +More!
October 13, 2020
"I Don't Care!" - NF
NFL: Bears Beat Bucs | More COVID Re-Scheduling  NBA: Lakers Going Mamba | Frank Wins EOTY  +More!
October 9, 2020
NFL: MNF Doubleheader Reax | Josh Allen 4 MVP!!! NBA: Jimmy Draws Blood | The Doc's In +More!
October 6, 2020
JJ Stankevitz Returns
JJ Stankevitz is back to talk Bears! We get into the QB change and what it means as far as expectations for the season. We also talk offensive line, impressive rookies, and much more! Be sure to follow JJ on Twitter @JJStankevitz and check him out on the Under Center Podcast ( available on all major platforms!
October 2, 2020
Finally and the Finals
NBA: Bron-Riley Finals | What's Up, Doc? NFL: Mitch Gets Benched | Fade Kyler's MVP +More!
September 29, 2020
Not All Herros Wear Capes
NFL: Robinson a Steal | Week 3 Slate NBA: Lakers Cry Foul | Not All Herros... +More!
September 25, 2020
Please, Just Make It Stop
NFL: So. Many. Injuries. | KYLER 4 MVP!!! NBA: Salty Over MVP | PG Gets Side-Eyed +More!
September 22, 2020
They Blew a 3-1 Lead!!!
NFL: Bengals-Browns Reax | Villanueva Honors Cashe NBA: Clippers Calamitous Collapse | Lakers-Nuggets Preview +More!
September 18, 2020
Kyler 4 MVP!!!
NFL: QBs' New Digs | Kyler 4 MVP NBA: Giannis Gets Commitment | Another Game 7 +More!
September 15, 2020
A Texas-Sized Problem
NFL: Texans-Chiefs Reax | Broncos Key Injuries NBA: Giannis's Superstar Credentials | MPJ Gets Vocal +More!
September 11, 2020
Russ's Play Off
NBA: Westbrook's Playoff Struggles | Heat Flame Out NFL: Clowney Back South | Cap Hell Cometh +More!
September 8, 2020
Ja Rules
NBA: The Whistle Blows | Ja Wins ROTY  NFL: Buc Are Loaded | That's 'Captain' Cam  +More!
September 4, 2020
Embiid's Miami Vice
NBA: BI Over Devonte' | Process South Beach NFL: Fournette Gets Cut | RIP Vikings Opponents +More!
September 1, 2020
Dave Latham
I spoke with Dave Latham of Last Word on Pro Football about his New  England Patriots, Cam Newton, and of course Tom Brady! Find him  @DLPatsThoughts on Twitter.  And be sure to like, subscribe, and share!
August 28, 2020
JJ Stankevitz
JJ Stankevitz of NBC Sports Chicago and the Under Center Podcast joins me in this episode. He spoke highly of the Chicago Bears D-line, shed light on the QB battle, and praised an important (!!!) position group.  Follow him on Twitter @JJStankevitz. And be sure to like, subscribe, and share the video!
August 25, 2020
Luky Lotto Numbers
NBA: Who Got Lucky | Game 2 Reax  NFL: Ravens Workout Dez | Riverboat Ron's Diagnosis  +More!
August 21, 2020
Another Luka Culpa
NBA: Luka is Real | Boylen the Invincible  NFL: WFT Makes History | Alex Smith Cleared  +More!
August 18, 2020
Around the Clock: Devin Booker is a Badass Summer Player
We had to run it back with another Clocker Sports 'Around the Clock' roundtable discussion. We touched on Devin Booker's Suns going 8-0 in the bubble and still missing the playoffs, chances the NFL finishes the entire season, and so much more! Head over to for more great content and send us the topics you want to hear discussed!
August 14, 2020
Clocker Sports Roundtable
For the first-ever Clocker Sports roundtable, the guys keep it local and talk the state of the four major sports in Chicago. From the Cubs and  Sox hot start, the Bulls and Bears at crossroads, and the Blackhawks making one last push. Be sure to join us every Thursday @ 9p CST to be a  part of the show! And visit today!
August 7, 2020
What The Rock...Is...Cookin'
NBA: Zion Not Happy | Pistons Answer Cole NFL: Rock Buying XFL | Seahawks Eye AB +More!
August 4, 2020
NBA: It Has Returned | Explosive ESPN Article  NFL: Top 100 Flub | Lamar Wants AB  +More!
July 31, 2020
The Tacko Bol
NBA: The Tacko Bol | Orlando, Magic City  NFL: Jets Commit Robbery | Tardiff and Arians  +More!
July 28, 2020
Super-Sized Nuggets
NBA: Life After Basketball | Nuggets Big Return NFL: A $10M Haircut | Be Like Ike? +More!
July 24, 2020
No Fan Zone
NBA: Virus-Free Bubble | Bron Talks MVP NFL: No Fan League | ZERO Preseason Games +More!
July 21, 2020
Dem Franchised Boyz
NBA: Oladipo Might Play | Grant Stays Focused NFL: Franchise Deadline Recap | Watt, Others Unsatisfied +More!
July 17, 2020
Tony Gill
NBC Sports Chicago podcast producer Tony Gill stops by to talk Chicago Bulls. We covered Jim Boylen's future, the current core's ceiling, draft prospects, and more! Check him out on the Bulls Talk Podcast and give him a follow @thetonygill on Twitter!
July 14, 2020
Patty Fat Stacks
NFL: Pat Gets PAID | Mahomes' Ripple Effect NBA: Brown: League "Limiting" Messages | Re-Visiting CP3 --> LA +More!
July 7, 2020
Legend of the Maya
NBA+: Maya Helps *Jonathan Irons | The Chicago Bubble NFL: FedEx Applying Pressure | Fewer Preseason Games +More! *In the segment I mistakenly called him Joseph
July 3, 2020
Superman is a Patriot
NBA: More Opt-Outs | In The Klutch NFL: Superman a Patriot | Monsters of the Suburbs +More!
June 30, 2020
L.A. Trae
NBA: L.A. Trae | Half-Man, All Amazing NFL: Ford *OKs Kap | Russ: Get AB +More!
June 26, 2020
Dak in the Saddle
NBA: Orlando Opt-Out | Boylen Delay Hurts NFL: Dak Sign Tender | Favre Uses Hyperbole +More!
June 23, 2020
Put A Ring On It
NBA: Perk (Sorta) Apologizes | Ring It Up  NFL: Kap On Radars | Adams Wants Out  +More!
June 19, 2020 the Earth flat?
NBA: Kyrie Serves Crow | Wendell the Odd Man NFL: 'Boys-Texans-Rona | Long Rips Bears +More!
June 16, 2020
Boys in the Bubble
NBA: In the Bubble | Bulls Bigs Praised NFL: Walking It Back | ESPN Mocks Bears +More!
June 9, 2020
Nuk the Competition
NBA: Complications of Returning | Dinwiddie: KD 'Best Scorer' NFL: Jadeveon Clowns Browns | Nuk: 'I know I'm the best' +More!
May 29, 2020
Best vs Greatest
NBA: Nets Broach Beal | Magic Talks G.O.A.T.  NFL: Brady Doc Coming | Dak Deal Dilemma  +More!
May 22, 2020
Taking It Personal
NBA: Last Last Dance | A Return Imminent?  NFL: Suffering From Boredom | Big Ben Back  +More!
May 19, 2020
Brandon 'Scoop B' Robinson
Checked in with Brandon 'Scoop B' Robinson, NBA insider and journalist. We talked about his unique journey, possibly restarting the NBA season, and I had to ask about his frame game.
May 15, 2020
Bryan Oringher
Bryan Oringher (@ScoutWithBryan) worked in the NBA for seven years with the Hawks, Raptors, and Wizards. We talk about that plus, he gives his take on John Wall, the Chicago Bulls, and more!
May 12, 2020
Right On Schedule
NBA: Any Shutdown Beneficiaries? | Impact on Weak FA Class NFL: Schedule Released | The "Bobby Wagner Rule" +More!
May 8, 2020
JuJu On That Beat
NBA: Last Dance Reax | Wall Talks Return NFL: Int'l Games Nixed | Bye Bye JuJu +More!
May 5, 2020
The Last Dance and NFL Draft
NBA: The Last Dance | Hawks Ground Re-Opening NFL: NFL Draft Recap I Chicago Bears Grade +More!
April 28, 2020
Brad Spielberger
On Episode 50 (!!!), Over The Cap's Brad Spielberger joined me to about a bunch of free agency and financials. I got his thoughts on the good and bad deals of free agency, what exactly the Texans are doing, and the Nick Foles trade. Plus, we basically called the Vikings 1st-round pick!
April 24, 2020
Rick Camp
I talk with producer Rick Camp about the current state of the Bulls, the I'm Fat Podcast, and his new podcast, Basketball Camp.
April 21, 2020
Ken Taylor
Former Super Bowl champion Chicago Bears CB and PR Ken Taylor (aka the Speed Dr) joined me to talk about the elation of winning a Super Bowl, how he teaches speed, and more! Follow him on Twitter (@TheSpeedDr) and check him out at!
April 14, 2020
Bobby Peters
Bobby Peters literally wrote the book on the 2018 Chicago Bears (and many others). He joined me to talk about what went wrong in 2019, who he expects to win the QB battle, plus the new-look Tampa Bay Buccaneers!
April 10, 2020
A Virtual Reality
NBA: Season Non-Grata | 2K Tourney Pass NFL: A Virtual Reality | All-Decade Team +More!
April 7, 2020
Lights, Cam-era, Action
NBA: Real-life NBA 2k | The Last Dance NFL: CBA Shenanigans | Cam's Future +More!
March 31, 2020
Shump to the Rescue
NBA: Shump Defends Melo | 2020 Olympics Postponed NFL: Raiders Pay Mariota* | Draft Moving Inside +More!
March 24, 2020
Nickel and Dime
NBA: New Covid Mandates | Bulls-7 Connection NFL: Gurley Leaving L.A. | Joining the Foles +More!
March 20, 2020
Hiatus Schmiatus
NBA: Hiatus Until August? | KD/Kyrie in 2020? NFL: Free Agency Frenzy | QB Shuffle +More!
March 17, 2020
If the Crown Fits...
NBA: Bron's Big Weekend | Regrets for Nets? NFL: XFL to NFL | Dak Contract Talk +More!
March 10, 2020
Playoff Picture in Focus
NBA: Playoff Outlook | Importance of Superstars NFL: Combine Chatter | QB Moves +More!
March 3, 2020
A Beilein for the Door
NBA: Bron Blasts Off on Astros | Beilein for the Door NFL: OBJ Signals Gotham | CBA Probably DOA +More!
February 21, 2020
ASG Reax
NBA: All-Star Weekend | Rumor Mill Swirling NFL: Teddy Moneybags | Rivers in Indy? +More!
February 18, 2020
Coach Callahan
I talk with University of Minnesota offensive line coach and run game coordinator, Brian Callahan. Also: NBA ASG talk, Jameis gets Lasik +more!
February 14, 2020
Eastern Conference Titans
NBA: EC Titans | Bulls Shakeup Looming NFL: Rivers a FA | Tua Talk +More!
February 11, 2020
Houston, You Are a Problem
NBA: Frenetic Trade Deadline | Power Shuffling  NFL: Beard Out | Gurley a Goner? +More!
February 7, 2020
Big Red Gets One
NFL: Big Red Gets One | Award Gripes NBA: Lillard Time |  Trade Winds +More!
February 4, 2020
The KC Buzzsaw
NFL: Super Bowl Prediction | More Bears QB Talk NBA: All-Star Snubs | Bulls Notes +More!
January 31, 2020
Xavier Brown
Got a chance to sit down with athletic trainer Xavier Brown. We talked about his start, soc. media marketers vs real trainers, crafted workout regimens for Zion and Kawhi and much more! Check him out at and + listen to his podcast Basketball&Barbells! #TripleZeros
January 28, 2020
Let Me Drive the Boat
NFL: Chiefs Early SB Faves | NFL Raft NBA: #ZionSZN | (more) Luka Mea Culpa +More! 
January 24, 2020
Dr. K or MLKyrie?
NFL: Championship Sunday recap | Sherm v. Revis NBA: Rocket power outage | Dr. K or MLKyrie? +More!
January 21, 2020
Championship Sunday
NFL -Championship Sunday preview -OBJ gets handsy NBA -Ja's jammin January -Fultz speed ahead +More!
January 17, 2020
Drake Strikes Twice
NFL -Drake cursed Lamar and Drake -Bears - Lazor focus NBA -Zion OTW -Jimmy Buckets: Harden most unguardable +More!
January 14, 2020
Steph Recruiting Giannis
NFL -Divisional Round preview -Coaching carousel NBA -Brandon Ingram MIP -Steph recruiting Giannis +More!
January 10, 2020
MVP Harden
NFL -Wild Card recap -McCarthy to Dallas NBA -MVP Harden -Simmons ignores Brown +More!
January 7, 2020
NFL HoF Finalists Announced
NFL -Hall of Fame finalists  -Wild Card weekend NBA -NBA mourns Stern  -Perk on Blazers +More!
January 3, 2020
CMC Joins a Club, Jameis Starts One
NFL -CMC joins 1K:1K club -Jameis starts 30:30 club NBA -Dedmon walking -(more) Kyrie controversy +More!
December 31, 2019
Super Bowl Wishlist
NFL -Beast Mode returns -Super Bowl wishlist NBA -LeInjured -Russ on the trading block +More!
December 27, 2019
Pro Bowling
NFL -Pro Bowl hits & misses -Most dangerous playoff teams NBA -Andrew Wiggins breakout -Bucks/Rockets show out +More!
December 20, 2019
OBJ Not Alone
NFL -Mitchell Trubisky throws Matt Nagy under the bus -OBJ isn't the only one who wants out of Cleveland NBA -Tired: GarPax, Wired: BoySon -S.T.A.T. thinking about a comeback +More!
December 17, 2019
Tim Ryan's Crack Analysis
NFL -Bears get a HUGE win on TNF -Tim Ryan's Lamar Jackson NBA -Bulls rallying around Zach, not Boylen -Lakers valid before beating Jazz
December 6, 2019
NFL Playoff Snapshot
NBA -Bears get to .500, still chasing playoffs -Playoff snapshot NBA -Bulls master plan foiled -Harden fatigue +More!
December 3, 2019
Luka Mea Culpa
NFL -Bears W changes nothing -LAMAR 4 MVP!!! NBA -Bulls: LaVine > Boylen  -Luka Doncic mea culpa + More!
November 26, 2019
(Still) LAMAR 4 MVP!!!
NFL -Bears QB options -LAMAR 4 MVP!!! NBA -Bulls players' fit -James Harden
November 23, 2019
Suns Rise/T'Wolves Howling
NFL -LAMAR 4 MVP!!! (sorry Russ) -Bears Bomb the Season NBA -Suns/TWolves For Real? -Bulls Fans Seeing Red + More!
November 19, 2019
Father-Son Dynamics
NFL -Playoff Picture -Awards Races NBA -Suns Rise Again -The Father/Son Dynamic +More!
November 15, 2019
Bulls Fatal Flaw
NFL -Lama...Russ 4 MVP!!! -Bears keep hope alive NBA -Suns start hot -Bulls master plan has fatal flaw +More!
November 12, 2019
NFL -2019 Bears = 2018 Jags -LAMAR 4 MVP!!! NBA -2019 Bulls = 2018 Bulls -BI/Kyrie put on a show +More!
November 5, 2019
NFL Coaches Hot Seat
NFL -Trades that weren't -Coaches on the hot seat NBA -Steph & Trae injuries -Embiid-KAT kerfuffle +More!
November 1, 2019
Watson's Wizardry
NFL -Deshaun Watson's wizardry NBA -Warriors hit back -Chicago Bears/Bulls therapy session +More!
October 29, 2019
NFL Trade Deadline
NFL  -"Weak" 8* -Trade Deadline Ideas -QBs Returning to Action or Nah? NBA -Kyrie Drops a  loss -Battle for L.A. (and the rest of Cali) +More!
October 25, 2019
Mo Money, Mo Money, Mo Money!
NFL -Colts Topple Texans -Gordon's GL Fumble -Lamar for MVP -Eagles Eat Crow NBA: -Mo' Money Monday -MJ Talking Crazy +More!
October 22, 2019
Mahomes and Zion Hurt
NFL -Patrick Mahomes Injury -Jalen RAMsey NBA -Zion Williamson Injury -Kyrie/China +more!
October 20, 2019
NBA-China Fallout
NFL -Mariota benched, Winston next? | Deshaun Watson MVP? NBA -Conference rankings |Awards Predictions -LeBron/Morey/China +More!
October 16, 2019
NBA Pre-Season Hype
NFL -Week 6 Storylines NBA  -Preseason Hype + Errol Spence Jr Crash Video & More!
October 13, 2019
Winless Watch
NFL -Week 5 Reactions  -Jay Gruden Fired -MVP Race Tightens NBA -Preseason Sights -Daryl Morey Fallout +More!
October 9, 2019
DangeRuss, MVP
NFL  -Week 5 | Trade/Holdout Updates NBA  -Players/Teams to Watch | Dame Rests His Case +More!
October 6, 2019
Backup QBs Thriving
Can NFLs backup QBs sustain success? Who has been the biggest surprise and disappointment after Week 4? NBA is back. Harden's new move. Shaq and Dame 'beef'. Plus more!
October 2, 2019
Spence v. Porter
Spence Jr./Porter Preview. NFL Week *4 Slate. NBA Top-50 Lists.
September 28, 2019
The Premiere
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September 28, 2019