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Draymond Green tapes his podcast from the press room after Game 6 of the NBA Finals

Draymond Green got the last laugh when it came to his legacy and his podcast.

After the Golden State Warriors defeated the Boston Celtics in Game 6 Thursday night to win the NBA Finals — the team’s fourth title in seven years — Green didn’t wait to record his podcast from his hotel room, which he does in all had made series.

No, he stationed himself in the TD Garden press room to record his podcast.

The last episode had a stacked lineup with, unsurprisingly, some of the Warriors’ stars. Green opened with Klay Thompson and Andre Iguodala before chatting up Gary Payton II.

Green took on a lot of heat for his postgame podcasting during the finals, with some claiming he focused more on that than the actual games. A reporter even asked Green after Game 3 when he leaked trade secrets while releasing episodes the day after games with the Celtics, which Green denied.

But green kept his promise to continue recording his podcast and said he would continue to release episodes, “win, lose, tie, pull up the trophy, put my ring on my finger, whatever.”

It also helped that Green delivered his best game of the series in the Warriors’ 103-90 win. Green finished with 12 points, 12 rebounds, eight assists, two steals and two blocks. He even hit two 3-pointers.

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Greens call on haters, explains “the new media”

It wouldn’t be a green podcast without some trash talk.

Green first called ESPN, which gave the Warriors a 20 percent chance of winning the NBA Finals.

“Who makes these things? How’s their job security? Because you lie to people. Is anyone being held accountable these days? Are you crazy? Do you know who you’re dealing with? It is us. I think it’s crazy to count us like that. Where do you get these numbers from?”

He then took aim at Fox Sports analyst Nick Wright, not only for saying Steph Curry would never reach a final again and for criticizing Andrew Wiggins’ trade, but also for flopping his original take was.

“Tell us why you thought that. Tell us why you’ve been yapping and yapping this whole series and then suddenly want to switch to the dubs. tell us why Because what is in question is your basketball knowledge.”

This led Green into his final monologue on “new media,” which would be about respect, integrity, and standing by your word. Green noted that the “new media” aren’t just athletes creating content, because some “start acting like the old media once they become media.”

“The new media are: A) Keep your word. We do not apologize for our word. We don’t turn around. You keep your word – good, bad or indifferent. We stand by it. B) We are not trying to generate controversy.

“I’m not trying to team up with one or two guys so I can fill a few TV slots on the daily newspaper and stir up controversy. Basketball is a beautiful game. If You Know The Game Of Basketball, Basketball Gives You Enough Talking Points The problem is all these people are talking about basketball who don’t know basketball. And what are you doing then? You chase controversy. The new media, we don’t do that. That’s why you see JJ Reddick thrive, see CJ McCollum thrive. That’s why you see me blooming. Because we don’t. We’re just talking about the game we know. And accept it. To teach. That’s what these spots are about.

“We give flowers when flowers are due. We don’t have to try to build a guy up one week and tear him down the next week to give me something to talk about. This is the new media. Respect. Integrity.

“You got fools like Kendrick Perkins dressing up like a clown. You come up here in a prison suit and then you leave the game early tonight. Keep your word, brother. You gotta stand on it because one thing’s for sure, I’m going to stand on mine.”

Draymond Green won his fourth NBA title with the Golden State Warriors.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Draymond Green won his fourth NBA title with the Golden State Warriors. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Apologies from Kendrick Perkins and Nick Wright

Two of the people Green named offered some sort of apology after the Warriors’ win. Perkins, a former NBA player and current ESPN analyst who was one of the first to criticize Green’s performance and podcastingoffered a quick apology.

Nick Wright added that Curry’s first Finals MVP and fourth ring “removes every possible ‘yes, but’ from Steph’s resume.”

Pelicans guard CJ McCollum, who told Green ahead of Game 4 that the Celtics would win the Finals, even joked about having to apologize.

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