Swagu & Perk

By ESPN, Marcus Spears, Kendrick Perkins

Listen to a podcast, please open Podcast Republic app. Available on Google Play Store.

Category: Sports

Open in Apple Podcasts

Open RSS feed

Open Website

Rate for this podcast

Subscribers: 64
Reviews: 0


Don’t let their TV suits fool you. Former Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Marcus Spears aka "Swagu" and NBA Champion Kendrick Perkins are longtime friends from South Texas and they’re ready to let loose. They’re going to go all in on the NFL, the NBA, culture and life and give you a whole lot of real.

Episode Date
Swagu and Perk discuss James Harden having a vintage performance in Game 4 and question whether he can continue to be a dominant player in this series, they question whether or not Jokic was supposed to win the MVP this season over Joel Embiid, Kendrick Lamar's new song "The Heart Part V", and much more!
May 10, 2022
A Conundrum
Swagu and Perk discuss the fallout between Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert, why they would take Giannis over everybody else in the NBA, and their thoughts on the suspension to DeAndre Hopkins, all that and more. Let's get it!
May 03, 2022
Swagu and Perk discuss Kyrie Irving's impact on the Nets and how him not playing most of the season changes the way we look at this team, also Kendrick Perkins responds to Anthony Edwards, as they assess whether they believe his T-Wolves can beat the Grizzlies, and they address Keyshawn and J-Will saying they would beat them in a 2v2. All that and more!
Apr 19, 2022
Swagu and Perk discuss the dysfunction within the Lakers organization, why Joel Embiid should win the MVP award, and Swagu's numerous interactions on and off social media this weekend.
Apr 12, 2022
Love For The Game
Swagu and Perk discuss what is next for the Lakers following a disastrous season, what teams they have faith in for the playoffs, why James Harden's struggles have followed him into Philly, and the NFL's new overtime rules, all that and more!
Mar 29, 2022
Agenda Free
Swagu and Perk dive into the NBA being run by mostly international players, and how the faces of the league are changing amidst a heated MVP race between Nikola Jokic and Joel Embiid, also they discuss why the Phoenix Suns are winning so much despite injuries to young stars. Plus, they take a look at their favorite moments so far from the NCAA tournament.
Mar 23, 2022
You Should Be Quiet
Swagu and Perk discuss KG getting his number retired by the Celtics, Karl-Anthony Towns having a huge performance, and Randy Gregory putting the okey-doke on the Dallas Cowboys, all that and more!
Mar 16, 2022
We Poddin'
Swagu and Perk discuss the slumping Warriors, who the next face of the NBA will be, Calvin Ridley's suspension, and why Brittney Griner (and other WNBA players) shouldn't have to supplement their income by playing overseas. Plus, how Swagu will celebrate his birthday and the debut of a new segment: Family Reunion.
Mar 08, 2022
Lead Mode
Swagu and Perk explain why Ja Morant is the #1 draw in the NBA, why Perk is rooting for James Harden and thinks Philly will win the title, and why LeBron's actions were troubling over the weekend. Plus, Swagu's thoughts on intermittent fasting. Let's get it!
Feb 28, 2022
Hard Conversations
Swagu and Perk discuss Zion Williamson's failure to reach out to CJ McCollum until it became public, how Luka Doncic has gotten back into shape, why a photograph from the weekend touched Perk, and why you have to put in the work to gain success. Let's get it!
Feb 23, 2022
Lose Yourself (in the team)
Swagu and Perk discuss the culture of the Nets and why James Harden wanted out, how Aaron Donald dominated when it mattered most, why they're happy for Odell Beckham, Jr., as well as their thoughts on the Super Bowl halftime show. Let's get it!
Feb 14, 2022
The Best You is You
Swagu and Perk discuss the reeling New York Knicks and Julius Randle's disappointing season, why Joe Burrow will be the face of the NFL one day, the reason why there aren't enough black coaches in the NFL, and Rihanna's pregnancy. Let's get it!
Feb 01, 2022
Cutting Ties
Swagu and Perk discuss how the Sixers are wasting a great Joel Embiid season by not trading Ben Simmons, why James Harden may want to play in Philly, the all-timer between the Bills and Chiefs, why the Packers should want to move on from Aaron Rodgers, and show some love for Ayoka Lee for putting up 61 in an upset over Oklahoma. Let's get it!
Jan 25, 2022
Get Outcha Feelings
Swagu and Perk discuss why the Miami Heat are true contenders for the NBA title, why Frank Vogel's job should not be in jeopardy, and why the Cowboys have systemic issues that will be difficult to overcome. Let's get it!
Jan 19, 2022
More Everything
Swagu and Perk discuss Perk's back and forth with Jayson Tatum on Twitter and how he wants Tatum and Jaylen Brown to thrive together, whether or not Steve Nash is the right coach to lead the Nets to a championship, the amazing story of Stetson Bennett, an emotion they noticed from Nick Saban, and the distinct feelings they had after winning championships. Let's get it!
Jan 12, 2022
Be Disruptive
Swagu and Perk talk about why Ja Morant should be in the MVP conversation, why the Bulls should have two All-Star starters, the criticism of players opting out of bowl games, LeBron wanting to share the floor with Bronny, and the rise of Rich Paul.
Jan 05, 2022
Swamp People
Swagu and Perk discuss rules they'd like to change in the NBA and NFL, the TV shows they binge, beard tips, a purchase they regret, and more. Let's get it.
Dec 28, 2021
Powerful >>> Popular
Swagu and Perk discuss Deion Sanders getting the #2 recruit in the country to sign with Jackson State, if they'd rather start an NBA franchise with LaMelo Ball or Anthony Edwards, Deron Williams beating Frank Gore in a boxing match, and big man celebrations on the football field. Let's get it.
Dec 21, 2021
Swagu and Perk address the latest setback for Zion Williamson, how Steph Curry is held to a different standard than LeBron James, Dak Prescott's dip in performance, the Urban Meyer debacle in Jacksonville, and how they approach gift giving for the holidays. Let's get it.
Dec 14, 2021
This Is Business
Swagu and Perk discuss how it's time for Damian Lillard to make a tough decision, how Kareem Abdul-Jabbar should be praising LeBron James instead of criticizing him, why Oklahoma fans better have the same energy for Lincoln Riley that they had for Kevin Durant, and why neither of them are ever going to go to outer space like Michael Strahan. Let's get it.
Dec 07, 2021
Married to the Game
Swagu and Perk are still salivating after their Thanksgiving meals, but they discuss why Steph Curry is the best basketball player in the world right now, why Kemba Walker was benched, whether or not you can win with Baker Mayfield, and how football players react when they see baseball players signing guaranteed deals with hundreds of millions of dollars.
Nov 30, 2021
Was Lavar Ball Really All That Crazy?
Swagu and Perk discuss the fallout from the LeBron James-Isaiah Stewart kerfuffle, the inspirational themes from the movie King Richard, and the delectable meats, sides, desserts, and drinks they're going to have during Thanksgiving. Let's get it.
Nov 23, 2021
You Lyin' and the Truth Ain't in You
Swagu and Perk discuss Joel Embiid and Aaron Rodgers testing positive for COVID, Russell Westbrook needing to lock in with the Lakers, why consistency is the key to greatness, the Astroworld tragedy, a dirty play by a QB, and what they're about to have for dinner. Let's get it!
Nov 09, 2021
Swagu and Perk have an open conversation about mental health in sports including their own struggles coming to terms with the end of their playing careers. Plus, the truth about leadership in a locker room and why quarterbacks and point guards aren't always the guy like the media wants you to believe. And are the Rams the team to beat in the NFL or do the Cowboys have something to say about it? Let's get it.
Nov 02, 2021
Free Game
Swagu and Perk offer advice to Zion Williamson, compare Ja Morant to a Hall of Famer, try to determine what's wrong with the Kansas City Chiefs, dissect what went on between Dwight Howard and Anthony Davis, and highlight some Louisiana dads for taking action. Plus, a story about teammates going at it in the locker room with boxing gloves on. Let's get it.
Oct 26, 2021
Introducing 'Swagu & Perk'
Don’t let their TV suits fool you. Former Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Marcus Spears aka "Swagu" and NBA Champion Kendrick Perkins are longtime friends from South Texas and they’re ready to let loose. They’re going to go all in on the NFL, the NBA, culture and life and give you a whole lot of real.
Oct 19, 2021