“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.…

“ESPN knew this Rachel Nichols story was coming”: NBA fans react to intra-office turmoil after hot-mic conversation regarding Maria Taylor goes public on NY Times article

Rachel Nichols and Maria Taylor are currently involved in an ugly jostling match for the role of lead NBA anchor. NBA Twitter reacts to it. Rachel Nichols has been covering the NBA and other major sports for over 25 years…

“Rachel Nichols’ first call was to LeBron James’ top advisor”: Clay Travis breaks down how ESPN apparently insulates Lakers star from criticism

Clay Travis went on Fox to use Rachel Nichols’ latest statements regarding Maria Taylor as more ammo against LeBron James. An explosive piece of conversation between popular ESPN host Rachel Nichols and LeBron’s spokesman Adam Mendelsohn has been doing the…

“Does LeBron James pay you for this propaganda?”: NBA fans criticize Rachel Nichols for ‘interjecting’ Tim Duncan with the Lakers star ahead of his Hall of Fame induction

A faction of NBA fans lambast Rachel Nichols for bringing up LeBron James as she interviewed Tim Duncan, ahead of his Hall of Fame induction. The Spurs legend is one of the 10 greatest basketball players of all time in…

“Rachel Nichols, why don’t you speak?”: When Michael Jordan encouraged the budding NBA insider in her early days covering basketball

ESPN analyst Rachel Nichols recalls a time when Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan called out her skills as a journalist.  As everyone in the NBA community knows by now, Michael Jordan is basketball royalty. He is arguably the greatest player…