Basketball

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Alex Reimer
May 29, 2019 - 12:00 pm
Imagine you are ESPN senior writer Baxter Holmes. Your two-year investigation into the dysfunction of the Lakers just went live, featuring dozens of interviews with high-level league executives and team staffers. The piece, which probably took thousands of hours to put together, paints the...
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Ryan Hannable
May 28, 2019 - 11:06 am
It would seem the Celtics would love to pair Kyrie Irving with Anthony Davis, but they are not alone. According to FS1′s Chris Broussard, the Nets' "dream" is to match the two and they are going hard after Davis. “Brooklyn is going as hard after Anthony Davis as anybody,” he said when appearing on...
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Alex Reimer
May 22, 2019 - 10:00 am
The Celtics will likely spend the next six weeks plotting how they can retain their superstar, Kyrie Irving, and land another one, Anthony Davis, in order to make the Finals run they were supposed to this season. General manager Danny Ainge must get creative, outlaying maximum contract offers and...
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Evan Marinofsky
May 20, 2019 - 6:15 am
It wasn't supposed to be this way. This time last year, the Celtics were fresh off coming within a game of the NBA Finals without stars Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward. When those two guys came back, the Celtics were slated to run over the East en route to challenging the Warriors in the Finals...
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Rob Bradford and Jermaine Wiggins
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Nick Friar
May 20, 2019 - 6:00 am
It’s a sad day in sports when you can say you witnessed something more embarrassing than the race between Jermaine Wiggins and Alex Reimer. The highly decorated play-by-play announcer Mike Mutnansky perhaps put it best while on the call with his partner and analyst Rich Keefe: “The sport of...
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Weekend Shows
May 19, 2019 - 2:15 pm
Hour 1. Reimer, Wiggy, and Bradfo hold it down on a Sunday morning before a Red Sox matinee game. The day has come and Wiggy says this is a "funeral game" of 1-on-1 vs Bradfo. Plus, Marc James gives a shout out to Charles Manson, yes, that Charles Manson. We were just as dumbfounded as you will be. 
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WEEI
May 19, 2019 - 10:36 am
Jermaine Wiggins and Rob Bradford both talked plenty of trash leading up to Sunday's big 1-on-1 showdown at ISlide USA , but it was Wiggy who backed up all the talk as he cruised to an 11-1 victory. Wiggy was able to get to the rim seemingly at will and also found his range from deep as the game...
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