The Washington Wizards, back in the NBA playoffs for the first time since 2008, jumped out to a quick lead in their series with the Chicago Bulls. Mike Wise of the Washington Post joins Bill Littlefield to discuss the team’s turnaround.
During their series with Tampa Bay, the Montreal Canadiens unveiled a new pregame video that turns the ice into a 3-D video screen and culimnates in a raging digital inferno. OAG’s Zoë Sobel looks into the production.
The Indiana Pacers started out the season at a blistering pace, but they haven’t been doing so hot lately. Bill Littlefield is joined by Bob Kravitz of the Indianapolis Star to discuss the Pacers puzzling season.
The Milwaukee Bucks may wind up with the worst record in the NBA this year, but they have a promising player in Greek Giannis Antetokounmpo. Chuck Quirmbach shares the story of how the local Greek community and the Bucks have embraced him.
Paul Sturgess is the world’s tallest professional basketball player. But he’s still hoping for a shot in the NBA. Reporter Chris Neary has our true tall tale.
Larry Brown has won a championship in the NBA and the NCAA. Now his SMU Mustangs are in the NIT. The Hall of Famer joins Bill Littlefield.
By purchasing the Kings, Vivek Ranadive saved Sacramento from losing its lone pro sports franchise. Now the NBA’s first Indian-born owner is focused on building the “world’s first 21st-century arena” and increasing basketball’s popularity abroad. Only A Game’s Doug Tribou speaks with Ranadive.
NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has reprised an old role for a new ad campaign in Wisconsin. Hilarity ensues.
The average NBA player earns over $5 million a season, but there are only 400 jobs in the NBA. For players in the NBA Development League, life is a bit different. Rowan Moore Gerety has our story.
The Lakers may be struggling today, but in the 1980s they won five NBA titles. Jeff Pearlman joins Bill Littlefield to discuss his new book ‘Showtime’ which looks at L.A.’s glitz-and-glamour dynasty.