Inside the Green Room with Danny Green: Raptors assistant Phil Handy

Yahoo Canada Sports


Welcome to “Inside the Green Room with Danny Green,” a Yahoo Sports podcast and video series hosted by Toronto Raptors forward Danny Green and Harrison Sanford. 

On this episode
Scroll to continue with content
Ad
      • The reception Danny and Kawhi received in San Antonio.

      • What Danny knows about the notorious Uncle Dennis, Kawhi’s closest confidant.

      • Danny expresses his love for the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and picks four teammates that best match the four main characters.

      • Why OG Anunoby is such a funny guy without even trying.

      • Danny talks about nearly picking up his third technical foul against the Bucks and what he said to the refs.

      • Coach Handy joins the show to talk about his love for basketball and the stress levels involved with being an NBA coach.

      • Why he decided to take a job with the Raptors.

      • Coach Handy talks about his history with Danny going back to their days in the D-League.

      • What it was like working with LeBron in Cleveland and how they viewed the Raptors.

      Raptors coach Phil Handy has worked with some of the best players in the game.
      Raptors coach Phil Handy has worked with some of the best players in the game.
          • Danny and Phil talk about the mentality of the Toronto fan base when it comes to playoff expectations and why the team is different this year.

          • Phil talks about what went on behind closed doors during the 2016 NBA Finals and his series-turning speech.

          • Coach Handy weighs in on the G.O.A.T. debate.

          • What it was like holding a workout with Kawhi, LeBron and Kevin Durant in the summer.

          • Phil and Danny debunk some misconceptions about Kawhi’s personality.

          • Where Kawhi ranks among the all-time greats.

          • Coach Handy talks about his training methods and how he has brought them to the masses through his partnership with Star Vizn.

          • How offseason training translates to tangible results in the season.

          • Phil talks about the importance of role players and why players like Danny are key to championship teams.

          • Phil talk about his relationship with Kyrie Irving and why he’s so proud of his former prodigy.

          • The Golden State Warriors are about to get even stronger with Boogie Cousins returning from injury, but that’s not a concern for the Raptors.

          • Danny and Phil talk about the lack of respect they’ve been getting from the referees this season.

          Episode Guide

          Episode 11: San Antonio Spurs forward Rudy Gay
          Extra Frame: Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum
          Episode 10: Jonas Valanciunas, Thumb Tales and the Best Christmas Gifts
          Extra Frame: UFC middleweight Elias Theodorou
          Episode 9: Nick Nurse, Kawhi Questions and the Joke That Landed Him the Raptors Job
          Extra Frame: New York street ball legend God Shammgod
          Episode 8: Pascal Siakam, Huddle Chaos and the Elephant in the Room
          Extra Frame: Raptors Superfan Nav Bhatia
          Episode 7: Serge Ibaka, Peak NBA Drama and Teaming Up With Yahoo Sports
          Episode 6: Danny and Kawhi take the stage at media day
          Episode 5: Live in Halifax
          Episode 4: De’Aron Fox
          Episode 3: Ryan Shazier, Matt Finkes & Andre Drummond
          Episode 2: Michael Rapaport
          Episode 1: Danny and Kawhi Get Traded

          More Inside the Green Room on Yahoo Sports Canada

          What to Read Next