Basketball Playoffs: Milwaukee Bucks Vs. Miami Heat, Cancer Treatment During The Pandemic

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Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo
Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo drives past Boston Celtics’ Aron Baynes during the first half of Game 5 of a second round NBA basketball playoff series in Milwaukee. Morry Gash/AP Photo

We talk to a sports reporter about the Milwaukee Bucks’ playoff chances and opponents. Then, an oncologist and a reporter discuss how healthcare for cancer patients has been drastically slowed because of the pandemic.

Featured in this Show

  • Playoff Bound: Milwaukee Bucks Face The Miami Heat In First Round

    The Milwaukee Bucks head into the playoffs this weekend with its first matchup against the Miami Heat. We look back at this year’s season and discuss which players will play a pivotal role in the playoffs.

  • Cancer Diagnosis And Treatment In The Pandemic's Second Year

    The National Cancer Institute predicts almost 10,000 excess deaths over the next decade from breast and colorectal cancer due to pandemic-related delays in diagnosis and treatment. A ProPublica reporter and oncologist discuss how the pandemic changed cancer care.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Courtney Everett Producer
  • L. Malik Anderson Producer
  • Steven Potter Technical Director
  • Justus Cleveland Guest
  • Duaa Eldeib Guest
  • Dr. Sameer Batoo Guest

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