Over and Back – Detlef Schrempf

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We’re talking all things Detlef Schrempf on the newest episode of the Over and Back Classic NBA podcast! A detailed look at former Dallas Mavericks, Indiana Pacers, Seattle SuperSonics and Portland Trailblazers Detlef Schrempf. One of the first Europeans to pave the way for today’s players, Detlef displayed rare talents making him one of the most versatile, dependable and effective players of his generation.

Jason Mann and I discuss Detlef Schrempf’s beginnings in Germany, coming to American to play for Washington, his role on the multiple-time playoff Dallas Mavericks and becoming a formidable Sixth Man with the Pacers. We delve into his shocking trade from Indiana to Seattle, disappointing first-round playoff exits with the Sonics, an NBA Finals berth and the tumultuous end to his storied career with the Trailblazers and so much more. Sidebars include a look at Schrempf’s advanced statistics, conference finals one-and-done. Join Jason and Rich as they review Schrempf’s career, analyze his best games, discuss his greatest moments, determine where he stacks up historically, talk NBA Jam/Parks and Recreation, your questions and so much more!

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