Rod Benson on Becoming a Player-Blogger, Getting Mainstream Writing Gigs, His Amazing Artwork, Playing Overseas and in NBA G League, and More (Ep. 138)

Apr 09, 04:46 PM

On this episode of The HoopsHype Podcast, Alex Kennedy is joined by former professional basketball player Rod Benson. They discuss his playing days (including his experiences in the G League and in Korea), how he became one of the first professional athletes to blog, landing mainstream writing gigs at ESPN, Yahoo and HoopsHype, his transition to painting, his thoughts on this year's NBA contenders, and why James Harden's style of play drives him crazy.