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The Podium Pod: The Race for Naismith
The Podium Pod Episode 4: Boomers announce cuts
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The Podium Pod Episode 4: Boomers announce cuts
Tom Hersz and Adam Webster get together for an emergency episode, following today's news.

Welcome to The Podium Pod: The Race for Naismith, a new podcast series that aims to cover the Australian Boomers as they begin their quest for a medal once again, this time in the FIBA 2023 Basketball World Cup.

Host Adam Webster will be leading the show together with journalist Tom Hersz and for longtime followers of The Pick and Roll, familiar faces and seasoned voices in Ben Mallis and Jacob Doole. Tom, Jacob and Ben will be travelling and following the action at ground level, adding their perspectives as the games play out.

In this episode: With the Boomers vs World warmup games awaiting next week, Adam and Tom break down news of the Australian Boomers’ training camp roster being further trimmed down, the direction of the Boomers’ World Cup squad and the big man rotation, Matthew Dellavedova’s phenomenal basketball career and what he’s meant to Australian basketball, how the talented William McDowell-White’s Boomer future opportunities could look like, plus an early look at next week’s games in Melbourne, with Tom bringing more insight at ground level.


Follow The Podium Pod: The Race for Naismith on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and more.

In addition to this podcast show, The Pick and Roll will be covering the FIBA 2023 Basketball World Cup over socials (@PickandRollAU) and editorial content on our website as always.

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The Podium Pod: The Race for Naismith

The FIBA 2023 Basketball World Cup awaits the Australian Boomers, with the Naismith Trophy as the goal! Embark on this #AussieHoops journey with host Adam Webster, as journalists Ben Mallis, Jacob Doole and Tom Hersz cover the Australian Boomers and head over to Okinawa, Japan and Manila in the Philippines at ground level. Following on from a historical medal from the Tokyo Olympics, will the Australian men's national basketball team clinch a medal and podium finish once more? #FIBAWC #WinForAll