“Rachel Nichols rejoining TNT after ESPN fiasco?”: Former ‘The Jump’ anchor contemplating career moves after Disney Corp puts her on NBA coverage backburner

In all probability, Rachel Nichols would not be getting a new contract with ESPN, owing to her infamous controversy earlier this year. Nichols is on the priority list of major broadcasters, with TNT emerging as the front-runner. Rachel Nichols’ stint…

“ESPN really took Rachel Nichols job, and gave it to Malika Andrews, on her birthday?!”: NBA Twitter reacts to the news of ‘NBA Today’ replacing ‘The Jump’ on ESPN

NBA Twitter cannot help but laugh as ESPN replaces Rachel Nichols and ‘The Jump’ with Malika Andrews and her new show ‘NBA Today’ ESP finally broke the summerlong silence on Rachel Nichols’ future with the network. In their latest move,…

“I would have been the Scottie Pippen to Kobe Bryant’s Michael Jordan”: Tracy McGrady on if he had joined forces with Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal in LA

While appearing as an analyst on ESPN’s The Jump, Hall of Famer Tracy McGrady had discussed the possibility of teaming up with Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal in LA during his initial years in the NBA. Tracy McGrady was one…

“Richard Jefferson is the reason I am looking overweight on national television”: Kendrick Perkins hilariously calls out Jefferson during a recent episode of The Jump on ESPN

ESPN analyst Kendrick Perkins indulges in some self-deprecatory humor while blaming colleague Richard Jefferson for it. Perkins played the role of a big man to near perfection during his 14-years in the NBA. The former Celtics center played some great…

“Want Rachel Nichols to be a part of the Bucks championship”: Giannis hands the Larry O’Brien trophy to the ESPN analyst following Finals win over Chris Paul and Suns

Giannis hands the Larry O’Brien trophy over to Rachel Nichols as he says to her that he wants her to be a part of the Milwaukee Bucks championship.  Giannis did good on his promise of a building a championship culture…

“Scoring isn’t everything, got to be better at not turning the ball over”: Chris Paul sits down with Rachel Nichols to address his abysmal Game 4 play ahead of crucial Game 5 against Giannis and the Bucks

Chris Paul talks about his egregious turnovers in Game 4 with Rachel Nichols and how the Suns can win the crucial Game 5 against the Bucks.  Chris Paul has been on a downhill trajectory in his past 3 games in the…

“Rachel Nichols’s career shouldn’t be erased by a single comment”: Adam Silver controversially backs up the ESPN analyst amidst the Maria Taylor debacle

Adam Silver says careers should not be erased due to a single comment in regards to Rachel Nichols after her tiff with Maria Taylor.  Rachel Nichols found herself in some hot water recently as a phone call conversation between her…

“Welcome Malika Andrews for the first time in an NBA Finals”: Maria Taylor chalks it up with Andrews at the Suns-Bucks Game 1 following Rachel Nichols’s dismissal as a sideline reporter

Maria Taylor welcomes Malika Andrews onto the NBA Finals stage for Andrews’s very first time amidst the Rachel Nichols debacle.  Rachel Nichols found herself in some hot water as a phone call between her and LeBron James’s advisor, Adam Mendelsohn,…

“Giannis Antetokounmpo’s free throws take longer than Rachel Nichols’ apology!”: NBA Twitter roasts the ESPN broadcaster over her weak apology

ESPN Broadcaster and Host Rachel Nichols faces heavy fire from NBA Twitter over her apology to Maria Taylor for her comments The past day or two have not been the best at the ESPN studios. Rachel Nichols made some offending…

“I have to check my privilege and be a better ally”: LeBron James’ spokesperson Adam Mendelsohn issues apology for his callous comments in conversation with Rachel Nichols

LeBron James’ spokesman Adam Mendelsohn has issued a public apology for his insensitive comments in a leaked conversation with Rachel Nichols. This conversation was revealed in an article about the friction between Maria Taylor and Rachel Nichols by NY Times.…