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WHAT Podcast Western Conference Preview

Tara is joined by Cassidy Gemmet and the newest Blazers Outsider Alex Haigh to preview the Western Conference.

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On the latest edition of the Women’s Hoops And Talks (WHAT) podcast, Tara and guest hosts Alex Haigh (@owlhix) and Cassidy Gemmet go team-by-team through the Western Conference. Who were the major additions, who moved on, which young teams have a bright outlook and which old stars will drag their teams through the season?

We also chose walkup songs for each team, you can find all of them on our WHAT Western Conference YouTube Playlist.



3:00 Remembering Paul Allen

7:20 Los Angeles Lakers, I Need a Hero, Bonnie Tyler

10:30 How bad would it be if they didn’t make the playoffs

13:00 San Antonio Spurs, Montage Song from Team America

17:30 Houston Rockets, So Close By Hall and Oats

22:30 New Orleans Pelicans, Dancin’ On My Own, Robyn

28:30 Minnesota Timberwolves, Love the One You’re With, Stephen Stills

34:40 Los Angeles Clippers, I Hope You Dance, Leanne Womak

40:05 Golden State Warriors, Theme to Dynasty AND Hit ‘em High Monstars Theme song

43:00 Denver Nuggets, The Climb, Miley Cyrus

47:15 Dallas, Dallas Theme Song

51:15 Phoenix Suns, Nothin to Lose by Kylie Minogue

53:15 Memphis Grizzlies, Take Back the Night by Justin Timberlake

56:30 Utah Jazz, Stuck in the Middle with You, Stealer’s Wheel

58:45 Sacramento Kings, Joan Baez There But for Fortune Go You or I

63:30 Oklahoma City Thunder, Stand By Your Man, Tammy Wynette

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Music used in the episode: “Happy Alley” Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License