Chuck Davis (left) and Frank Robinson (left) hope to lead their teams to the Last 16 of the Eurocup

Taking The Charge Podcast Episode 13: Os Davis of BallinEurope and Dave talk to Chuck Davis of Banvit about Eurocup hoops, Azerbaijan national team (as well as a quiz on Azerbaijani culture) and Alabama Crimson Tide football; and Frank Robinson of Budivelnik about travelling Ukrainian backroads, becoming a general manager and Los Angeles Lakers’ problems.

We introduce “#Varejao4AllStar” campaign

For the Movie of the Week segment we watched “Olympia” while Wolfman Os introduces two songs by our musical guest of the week Frank Robinson (yeah, the same Frank Robinson) and former Asecco Prokom team Jerel Blassingame.

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Here is the first part of “Olympia”

Here is the video for the song “Love Is In D Air”
and the video for “Oh Girl”

Week’s news –

Germany and Russian national team coach situations, Dario Saric finally plays, Anderson Varejao for the NBA All-Star Game, Euroleague (Os returns to the Caja Laboral bandwagon, Dave says Milano will lose and not get to Top 16 and head coach Sergio Scariolo will get fired), Eurocup excitement: 4:15

Banvit/Azerbaijan international Chuck Davis: 1:26:20

Budivelnik’s Frank Robinson: 2:11:30

This week’s musical guest: Frank Robinson and Jerel Blassingame: 2:09:20 and 2:50:05.

Movie of the Week: Olympia: 2:57:00

What’s up this week: 3:18:50





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