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In the latest edition of the Women’s Hoops and Talks podcast, Cassidy and Tara catch up on the Trail Blazers latest games, pick their all 2000s team and talk about what they were doing in the years 2000 and 2010.

Vancouver Grizzlies v Portland Trail Blazers Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images

On the latest episode of the WHAT podcast, Tara and Cassidy name their All 2000 Decade team and they are nothing like you would expect. Tune in to find out who they chose, catch up on the Blazers since the All Star Break and ask if we should let go of our anger about the Blazers’ loss on March 6, 2001?

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Highlights

1:00 Icebreaker: Red Vines or Twizzlers? Also, black licorice stories.

2:30 Thoughts on the Blazers without Damian Lillard? CJ McCollum has limited options. There is a big difference between the guys in suits and the guys suited up.

6:45 Nassir Little has changed his shoes. No more pink shoes. When are the guys in street clothes going to show up in a rainbow of suits?

9:00 2000s All Decade team. What were you doing in 2000? Did you have a favorite player? How about 2010s?

17:30 Cassidy’s picks: she agrees with the fan vote for the Trail Blazers all decade team. Adds picks for her favorite players from the Portland Fire: Jackie Stiles, DeMya Walker, Kristin Folkl, Sophia Witherspoon and Sylvia Crawley.

20:40 For Tara’s all-decade team she refused to select anyone who was on the team on March 6, 2001, when the Blazers blew the lead against the Vancouver Grizzlies to lose the game on the night that Clyde Drexler’s jersey was retired. This made it very hard to choose an all decade team. Her choices are: Steve Blake, Brandon Roy, Ime Udoka, LaMarcus Aldridge, Joel Przybilla.

27:30 Cassidy was at that game, so she weighs in on if we should forgive the team for that loss.

28:30 Tara has a superstitious dislike of special nights.

30:30 Smooth Jazz no more, things are getting rocky in Utah.

33:00 Will He or Won’t He? The return of Steph Curry. Steve Kerr doesn’t seem very flexible.

35:20 New podcast hosted by Sonya and Del Curry, Raising Fame, the latest episode features Gina Johnson, Damian Lillard’s mom.

36:30 Can You Fix a Broken Heart? The Story of Andre Iguodala.

39:30 Zion meet Lebron, Lebron meet Zion. On the first meeting of the two stars.

43:30 Outro

Follow Blazer’s Edge on Twitter @blazersedge, WHAT Pod @HoopsAndTalks, Tara @tcbbiggs, and Cassidy @CassidyGemmet.

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

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