The Starting Five Ernie Johnson Interview: The Chemistry of Hard Work

Posted in Blogroll on May 26th, 2010 by Sean Mitchell

Ernie Johnson is the host of the five time Emmy Awarding show Inside the NBA alongside former NBA players Charles Barkley and Kenny Smith. The son of former Braves player Ernie Johnson Sr, Johnson moved to Atlanta from Milwaukee when his father’s team relocated to the city in 1966. Johnson studied journalism after beginning his career in Macon, Georgia and Spartanburg, South Carolina; Johnson has been in Atlanta for 28 years and has been with Turner Sports since 1989. Inside the NBA has been on the air since November 13, 2001.

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Kobe is Pissed: Phoenix Defeats Los Angeles 115-106 In WCF Game 4

Posted in Blogroll on May 26th, 2010 by Michael Tillery

Everyone, including myself, is labeling Gasol the best big man in the NBA. Time to show and prove Pau

I’ve never seen Kobe Bryant as pissed as I saw him last night at the post game presser podium. He’s done everything he can to help his team move on, but it seems his team has let him down. Beans has a third straight great performance (double digit assists in each) but the last two have left him score result disappointed. 38 points, 10 assists and 7 rips? The only knock was his 7 points in the 4th. That’s usually where he gets his money. He’s gotta be mad his team is in this position because all he sees is June confetti reign. He will go off in Game 5 and do whatever it takes to get that W.

I thought the Suns would win this game 110-106 simply because the flow of the 2010 NBA playoffs dictated such a result. The Suns needed to get home and regain confidence by hitting shots on their own floor and last night everything fell into place.

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Notes from TNT’s Exclusive Interview with President Barack Obama

Posted in Blogroll on May 26th, 2010 by Michael Tillery

President Barack Obama interview with Marv Albert on the White House basketball court, May 21, 2010.  (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) Photo restrictions follow interview.

Having President Obama in office obviously is good for the sport because he represents the game well.  A basketball court at the White House? Makes you  wonder

Video of an extended version follows transcript and will air on NBA TV beginning on Wednesday, May 26.

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