The Old Man and the Three with JJ Redick and Tommy Alter
The Old Man and the Three with JJ Redick and Tommy Alter
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Episode 85: Alex Caruso
1 hour 1 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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