Playoff Podcast: ESPN’s Ryen Russillo

russilloFor our latest playoff podcast on, we welcomed the national opinion of ESPN’s Ryen Russillo, who hosts the NBA Today podcast and co-hosts the Scott Van Pelt Show on the Worldwide Leader.

Russillo offered his perspective on what’s going on in the Western Conference (where seeding apparently doesn’t matter), took a look at the Lakers – Thunder matchup, gave his current Top 5 NBA players, handicapped the Eastern playoffs and debated whether or not to include 2pac among his top five MC’s.

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