Former WNBA Champion and League MVP Breanna Stewart is on a mission. 16-months removed from an Achilles tear overseas, she’s back on the court, this time under unimaginable circumstances. In her quest to regain her status as the best player in the world, she’s also part of a movement that’s bigger than basketball. In this series, she connects with hoopers in the wubble, bubble, and other corners of the basketball world to share their experiences during the most unparalleled time of their lives.
Introducing "The World of Five-Star"
1:11Five-Star Basketball Camp is among the most exalted institutions in the pantheon of hoops history, boasting more than 250 NBA players and over 10% of all Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame coaches among its staggering list of alumni. Hosted by acclaimed hoops analyst and personality Tate Frazier, "The World of Five-Star" is a six-part narrative podcast series that explores the meteoric rise and fall of Five-Star Basketball, unlocks an archive of untold stories from campers and coaches, and chronicles how its founder, Howard Garfinkel, became one of the most influential figures in the history of the sport. Listen now wherever you get your podcasts. The series is a co-production between UNINTERRUPTED and RTG Features, in association with Figures Network.
Introducing: Certified Buckets Season 2
2:05Certified Buckets is the can't-miss hoops and culture podcast from UNINTERRUPTED. Each week, we’ll cover basketball from coast-to-coast, break down the biggest trending topics from your timeline, and kick it with guests from all across the sports and entertainment world. Certified Buckets is back for Season 2 with all new hosts: sports media personality Ashley Nicole Moss, NBA reporter Kristian Winfield and famed shooting coach Lethal Shooter. Subscribe to listen to full episodes wherever you get your podcasts!
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Episode 7: Georgia's Senate Runoff Election feat. Reverend Raphael Warnock
26:48On this episode of Stewie's World, 2020 WNBA Finals MVP Breanna Stewart checks in from Spain and is joined by US Senate Candidate Reverend Raphael Warnock to discuss the runoff election in Georgia, the role of WNBA players in his Senate race, and his vision for a better society.
Episode 6: Playing Overseas feat. Arike Ogunbowale and Alan Williams
37:48On this episode of Stewie’s World, Breanna Stewart is joined by Arike Ogunbowale of the Dallas Wings and Alan Williams of the Lokomotiv Kuban. The crew discusses their experiences playing professionally overseas - its challenges, differences and outside perceptions (00:54). Plus, Stewie reveals that she tested positive for COVID-19 in Russia in November, and tells of her experience quarantining overseas (13:11).
Episode 5: WNBA Champ Vibes, Reflecting on the Wubble & Making Your Vote Count feat. Nneka Ogwumike
45:30On this episode of Stewie’s World, Breanna Stewart is joined by WNBA star Nneka Ogwumike. The duo reflects on the social justice movement within the WNBA, voting and the importance of the 2020 election (00:59). Plus, Stewie recaps a wild past 30 days of winning the WNBA Championship and taking the first flight out to Russia to continue playing basketball (35:46).
Episode 4: Adam Silver and Cathy Engelbert
42:00On this episode of Stewie’s World, Breanna Stewart is joined by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert. They take things back to March 2020 when the league was shut down due to COVID-19, and dive deep into how the most crucial decisions were made about how to move forward (1:27). Plus, they talk about the potential for another bubble next season (9:20), and the momentum behind addressing social justice across the league (22:11).
Episode 3: Broadcasting in the Bubbles feat. Doris Burke and Holly Rowe
53:37On this episode of Stewie’s World, Breanna Stewart is joined by two broadcasters inside the NBA/WNBA bubbles: ESPN analyst and basketball legend Doris Burke, and ESPN reporter Holly Rowe. The crew discusses their experiences reporting inside their respective bubbles and the challenges they’ve faced (:54), Stewie’s injury comeback (14:56), and the social justice movement happening within the NBA and WNBA (25:16).
Episode 2: Kevin Durant and Kelsey Plum aka Achilles Gang
38:35On this episode of Stewie’s World, Breanna Stewart is joined by 2x NBA Champion Kevin Durant and WNBA star Kelsey Plum. The crew talks Achilles injury recovery (2:23), adjusting back to basketball (9:12), and the silver linings of time off the court (19:36). Plus, they give their perspectives on life inside both bubbles (26:31), and fast forward to the possibility of another bubble environment for the 2021 season (30:01).
Episode 1: One Month in the Wubble feat. Diamond DeShields and Gabby Williams
55:41Welcome to the first episode of Stewie’s World, the podcast that takes you inside the WNBA Wubble! Host and WNBA star Breanna Stewart kicks it off with two of her close friends, Chicago Sky’s Diamond DeShields and Gabby Williams. They talk life in the Wubble (1:30), the effect of COVID-19 on the league and world at large (19:59), hooping during quarantine and season predictions (31:41), and the ways that WNBA players have prioritized social justice this season (36:30).