The Tank Commander

by Ben Hoban

Tanking is the art of losing on purpose, and this podcast is about the teams who have done it.
The Tank Commander Podcast tells the stories of various sports teams tanking. Each episode breaks down a different tank, including the history, the people involved, and the surprising results.

Episode 1


A brief introductory episode to Tank Commander explaining what it is to tank, the various ways tanking occurs what to expect from the podcast going forward.

In this episode, we cover the story of how the Spurs tanked the 1996-1997 season and would end up starting a dynasty that would span decades.

This episode discusses the Process, a controversial modern tank spanning multiple years wrought with drama, injuries, and exciting young talent.

Recorded and Sourced Audio (from the NBA and Turner Sports)

Artist Talk