15 May, 2019
ESPN's Baxter Holmes tells us how Lebron James and the NBA have become obsessed with wine
While most of you may be seized by the playoff drama of the NBA, we at VinePair are closely following one of the league's most exciting developments for some time: the stars of the NBA and their growing love of wine. Whether it's learning lessons from their own wine choices or chronicling what LeBron has had for his birthday, there's no question that many gamers are oenophiles, they become also trendsetters and designers of taste.
In this week's podcast on VinePair, Adam and Zach argue with Baxter Holmes, ESPN's chief writer, of this marriage of bottles and basketball: Holmes wrote the centerpiece on the subject and reveals the origins of this current obsession, its All-NBA. Wine Team, and even a little light on who he expects to be crowned champion this year.
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