Category Archives: DeiTales

Dei Tales – Episode 10 John Gabriel

On Episode 10 of DeiTales former Magic General Manager John Gabriel chats with Dei about building an NBA team from scratch and how that is different than what the Sixers had to do during the Process. The “almost” story of landing then Free Agent Tim Duncan and he shares the details of Charles Barkley’s pre-draft...
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Dei Tales – Episode 09 The Czar – Mike Fratello

Episode 9 of DeiTales is one for the ages. Dei catches up with The Czar - Mike Fratello. Among many intriguing topics the two discuss; the new-look Cavs, the date he was given his nickname and the story behind it, coaching the incredibly talented Dominique Wilkins and how he became life-Long friends with Tommy Lasorda....
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Dei Tales – Episode 08 Monty Shubik

In Episode 8 of DeiTales, Monty Shubik, Sixers assistant coach under Doug Collins and current Senior replay manager at the NBA Replay Center joins Dei Lynam to talk about how the replay center works, and why it is necessary in this day and age. Then the two exchange war stories from the Doug Collins era as...
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Dei Tales – Episode 07 Mike Jensen

If you enjoy the many great stories that are associated with Philadelphia basketball, you will absolutely enjoy episode 7 of DeiTales. Mike Jensen, columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer, spent the past year finding and writing about Philly Hoops. From his driving to Columbia, South Carolina to welcome home NCAA women’s basketball champion head coach Dawn...
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