Matt Babcock on His Past Life as an Agent, Growing Up Around an NBA Franchise, How His Dad Helped Discover Giannis Antetokounmpo, His Transition to Media and More (Ep. 135)
On this episode of The HoopsHype Podcast, Alex Kennedy is joined by Matt Babcock - a former NBA agent who is the founder and editor of Babcock Hoops. They discuss Matt's time as an agent, and the pros and cons of that job. They also discussed Matt's experience growing up around the NBA since his father, Dave, has worked in the Milwaukee Bucks' front office for 21 years and his uncles, Pete and Rob, each had stints as a NBA general manager. They also discuss how Matt's father helped the Bucks discover Giannis Antetokounmpo, poaching in the agent world, the launch of Babcock Hoops and more.