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In this week’s episode of Slate’s sports podcast Hang Up and Listen, Stefan Fatsis and Josh Levin are joined by Ethan Strauss of the Athletic to talk about the latest on the NBA and China, including LeBron James’ first comments on Daryl Morey’s tweet. The Ringer’s Ben Lindbergh also discusses the rise of the Washington Nationals, as well as the claim that the baseballs used in the playoffs aren’t flying as far. Finally, author Ed Caesar chats about a pair of marathon records: Eliud Kipchoge cracking the two-hour barrier and Brigid Kosgei shattering the women’s world record.
Here are links to some of the articles and other items mentioned on the show: