After a thrilling seven-game series between San Antonio and Miami in 2013, the Spurs and Heat are back at it in the 2014 NBA Finals. But don’t get too excited. The Wall Street Journal’s Chris Herring explains.
San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich recently earned his third Coach of the Year award, but were it not for a “home loan gone wrong,” he might still be happily coaching a tiny Division III team in California. Reporter Billy Witz joins Bill Littlefield to discuss his recent profile on Popovich for the New York Times.
Miami Heat President Pat Riley has never been involved in a “three-peat” — not even when he coached the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1980s. But that hasn’t stopped him from profiting off the term. With the Heat on the verge of a third straight title, ESPN’s Darren Rovell joins us to explain.
Before Donald Sterling sued the NBA on Friday afternoon, his wife, Shelly, accepted a $2-billion offer for the Los Angeles Clippers. Forbes senior editor Kurt Badenhausen discussed the record breaking offer with Bill Littlefield.
Most basketball players and fans believe in the hot hand, but scientists and statisticians have dismissed the idea for decades. Now, a new study claims to have uncovered proof that the hot hand is real. OAG’s Doug Tribou reports.
Getting banned from the NBA has not silenced L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling. Bill Littlefield speculates on how all this is going down in the mind of NBA Commissioner Adam Silver.
Oklahoma City is still in the running for the NBA championship but Kevin Durant has already taken home one trophy: the MVP award. Columnist Berry Tramel of The Oklahoman joins Bill Littlefield to discuss Durant’s season.
The Wall Street Journal’s Stu Woo catches us up on who could be the next owner of the Los Angeles Clippers.
Bill Littlefield sat down with ESPN Senior Writer Peter Keating to learn more about Sterling’s past and put into better context recent events.
Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been given a lifetime ban from the NBA and will likely be forced to sell the team too. Bill Littlefield looks into the controversy that has been swirling around Sterling’s racist remarks.