Brother from Another

10 Episodes

By: Michael Holley and Michael Smith

Longtime friends and journalists Michael Holley and Michael Smith discuss the latest across sports, culture, entertainment, and politics.

Can Celtics close out Mavericks; Charles Barkley retiring from TV
Last Monday at 4:04 PM

Michael Holley and Vincent Goodwill react to the Dallas Mavericks win over Boston Celtics to force a game 5. They discuss what Celtics need to do to close out series, Marc J Spears stops by to share his insight on the Will Dawkins 2023 racial profiling incident at Saks Fifth Avenue and discussing Charles Barkley’s decision to retire from TV. 


00:00 - Analysis of the Dallas Mavericks win over Boston Celtics plus what Celtics need to do to close out series?

25:00 - Marc J Spears stops by to share his insight on the Will Dawkins 2023 raci...

Luka not a top-3 NBA player; Celtics up 3-0
Last Thursday at 4:28 PM

Michael Holley and Vincent Goodwill react to the Boston Celtics going up 3-0 over the Dallas Mavericks. They discuss Luka’s faults at the end of Game 3, the Celtics’ recipe for success, and they remember Jerry West. 

0:00       Luka not a top 3 NBA player


18:59    Celtics keys to success


30:31    Brady Patriots Hall of Fame

32:37    BFA Watch Party

37:40    Joe Mazzulla race and religion


43:20    Remembering Jerry West

Celtics up 2-0 vs Mavericks; Caitlin Clark left off Olympic team

Michael Holley and Vincent Goodwill break down the Boston Celtics going up 2-0 over the Dallas Mavericks and Boston’s poor history with race. Natalie joins the show to discuss whether Jaylen Brown is the best player on the Celtics and Caitlin Clark being left off the Olympic roster.

0:00      Celtics up 2-0


17:30    Joe Mazzulla dodges race conversation


34:38    Jaylen Brown, Celtics best player?


54:53    Caitlin Clark not chosen for Olympic roster

Hurley targeted by Lakers; Physicality on Caitlin Clark is the norm

Michael Holley and Vincent Goodwill discuss the Lakers interest in UConn Head Coach Dan Hurley, they preview the NBA Finals, the coaching matchup between Joe Mazulla and Jason Kidd, and WNBA fans still learning about the physicality of the WNBA.

0:00       Dan Hurley being targeted by Lakers


20:19    Mavericks vs Celtics preview


30:27    Jason Kidd vs Joe Mazulla


39:35    Geno Auriemma: Caitlin Clark being “targeted”

Mavericks vs Celtics preview; Caitlin Clark's media coverage

Michael Holley and Vincent Goodwill preview the NBA Finals matchup between the Mavericks and the Celtics. Natalie joins the show to discuss Pat McAfee calling Caitlin Clark a “white b****,” the idea that WNBA players are jealous of Clark, and Chennedy Carter’s foul on Caitlin Clark possibly being overblown by the media.

0:00    Mavericks vs Celtics – NBA Finals preview

24:11    Pat McAfee’s Clark comments 

30:28    WNBA, Clark jealousy?

40:47    Media coverage of Caitlin Clark

Timberwolves stay alive; T-Wolves capable of series comeback?

Michael Holley and Mike Smith react to the Timberwolves staying alive against the Mavericks, Kyrie and Luka’s struggles to close out game 4, Anthony Edwards’ heroics, and Timberwolves improvements that need to be made.

0:00       Ant and KAT carry T-Wolves


12:34    Can T-Wolves make it a 7-game series?


22:01    Are the Timberwolves ready for a Finals run?


32:10    Did Timberwolves gain experience they need?

Celtics sweep Pacers; Kyrie and Luka best backcourt ever? Mavs seek sweep

Michael Holley and Mike Smith discuss the Celtics sweeping the Pacers, the Timberwolves chances of making a comeback from being down 3-0 to the Mavericks, Kyrie’s rank among best scorers of all-time, Luka and Kyrie’s rank among best backcourts of all-time, and remembering Bill Walton.

0:00     Pacers come up short

18:15    Jrue Holiday impact


25:13    Celtics roster construction

30:07    Celtics’ good fortune

37:27    Tatum and Brown cement themselves


44:10    T-Wolves chances to come back from 3-0

56:26    Kyrie and Luka – Best backcourt ever?


1:32:43  Remembering

T-Wolves have arrived; Celtics are different this year; NBA Parity

Michael Holley, Mike Smith and Vincent Goodwill analyze the NBA Conference Semifinals, and look forward to the Conference Finals matchups including Mavericks vs Timberwolves and Pacers vs Celtics.

0:00     Timberwolves win sooner than expected


14:33    NBA Parity is thriving


21:18    Nuggets choked?

28:39    Mavs chances to make Finals


38:13    Pacers look to upset Celtics

41:56    Celtics different than years past?

Timberwolves, Pacers win game 7; Mavs move on to WCF

Michael Holley and Mike Smith react to a historic set of NBA game 7’s including the Timberwolves’ 20-point comeback over the Nuggets and the Pacers tremendous shooting night against the depleted Knicks. They discuss the Celtics’ expectations heading into the ECF, Kyrie’s new era with the Mavericks, NBA Finals predictions, Bronny James’ draft stock, and the WNBA investigation into the Las Vegas Aces’ sponsorship.

0:00       Timberwolves shock Nuggets

32:53    Pacers rout Knicks

55:23    Mavs advance to WCF

1:09:44  Bronny James draft stock

1:21:00  WNBA investigates Aces

Caitlin Clark struggles in debut; Luka leads Mavs; A’ja dominates

Michael Holley and Terrika Foster-Brasby discuss the Thunder looking as young as they are, Luka Doncic leading the Mavericks, Caitlin Clark and Angel Reese’s WNBA debuts, A’ja Wilson’s dominance and shoe deal with Nike, possibility of Knicks vs Celtics in ECF, Nikola Jokic giving Nuggets commanding 3-2 lead over Minnesota, and Bronny James neglecting nepotism.

0:00      Mavs vs Thunder


14:32    Clark struggles in debut

26:16    A’ja Wilson puts on a show


35:06    Celtics vs Knicks?

45:50    Jokic’s greatness carries Nuggets


53:13    Bronny James d