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Episode 85: Alex Caruso
50 minutes Posted Nov 10, 2021 at 9:12 am.
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Show notes
He’s back. The cult hero from LA has switched cities and teams and is back on the OM3 once again to spread some knowledge. Alex Caruso, fresh into his first year with the Bulls, drops in to talk about a myriad of topics, including his still ever-growing cult status, how his first season in ChiTown is going, his sleeper defensive prowess, on whether or not he’d fight on the court, and being the highest paid “janitor" on the planet. 
The guys start it off with an update on Alex's golf game
What's the most Chicago thing he’s done so far
Discussing the Chicago food scene
How he is sort of set up to be a hero in Chicago
Why does he think the public ‘latches' on to him
Does he feel his defense is still slept on
What makes a great defender
Thinking vs awareness concerning defense
On the knowledge that LeBron brings to the court
Where do the Bulls see themselves internally in terms of a ceiling
What has he learned about Zach and DeMar since playing with them
On the brilliance of Steph Curry
On Klay’s potential return to the Warriors
What would it take for him to actually fight someone on the court
What was it about the bulls that made him sign with them
Is he the highest paid “janitor” in the world
What do his years on the Lakers mean to him now
Breaking down Lonzo Ball’s game
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