Joel Embiid: After Jared Dudley fight, my game went to another level | 2019 NBA Playoffs

Joel Embiid says after the Jared Dudley fight he was able to elevate his game and lead the Philadelphia 76ers to the win. He also won’t reveal whether he is playing in Game 5 saying he needs to keep the Brooklyn Nets guessing. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on […]

Stats guru explains why the NBA should move 3-point line back | The Jump

Former San Antonio Spurs VP of strategic research and current ESPN analyst Kirk Goldsberry to promote his new book, "Sprawlball," and explain (0:34) why the NBA should move the 3-point line back, and (3:01) how he feels about his former team in its first-round 2019 NBA playoffs series vs. the Denver Nuggets. #TheJump ✔ Subscribe […]

David Fizdale refuses to do his Knicks free agency pitches on TV | The Jump

David Fizdale joins Rachel Nichols, Byron Scott and Amin Elhassan to talk about the 2018-19 NBA season with the New York Knicks, impressive performances from Mitchell Robinson and Dennis Smith Jr., how they're approaching 2019 NBA free agency (and, at 5:10, why he won't give his pitches away on TV), and more. #TheJump ✔ Subscribe […]

Joel Embiid calls Jared Dudley a ‘nobody,’ and Byron Scott has thoughts | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Amin Elhassan and Byron Scott react to Joel Embiid's postgame interview in which he called Jared Dudley a "nobody" following a contentious game in the Philadelphia 76ers vs. Brooklyn Nets first-round series of the 2019 NBA playoffs. They react to the ejections of Dudley and Jimmy Butler, and later (2:43) talk about Nets […]

Russell Westbrook ‘cheating everybody,’ ‘sending a bad message’ with interview behavior | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Amin Elhassan and Byron Scott react to Russell Westbrook's "next question" responses to press conference questions by The Oklahoman columnist Berry Tramel during the Oklahoma City Thunder's first-round series vs. the Portland Trail Blazers in the 2019 NBA playoffs. #TheJump ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: […]

How the Blazers went from first-round sweep to the verge of redemption | The Jump

In her daily monologue, Rachel Nichols recaps how the Portland Trail Blazers were able to overcome their 2018 sweep vs. the New Orleans Pelicans with a key Game 4 win vs. the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first round of the 2019 NBA playoffs. Nichols, Amin Elhassan and Byron Scott then (3:37) discuss how Damian […]

The current Warriors’ core will not be together next season – Mark Jackson | Stephen A. Smith Show

Former Golden State Warriors head coach Mark Jackson joins the Stephen A. Smith Show to discuss (0:35) his concerns about this year's Warriors team, (1:39) his thoughts on the Houston Rockets and whether they can beat Golden State in the second round of the Western Conference playoffs, (3:32) Draymond Green's relationship with Kevin Durant, (5:07) […]

‘Gotta keep ’em guessing’ – Joel Embiid on Game 5 status vs. Nets | 2019 NBA Playoffs

Joel Embiid of the Philadelphia 76ers wants to keep the Brooklyn Nets guessing about his Game 5 status. Embiid adds that he is "scared of water" and does not know how to swim. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: ✔ […]

A healthy Joel Embiid would lead the 76ers past the Raptors next round – Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith argues that a healthy Joel Embiid would lead the Philadelphia 76ers to the Eastern Conference Finals over Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors, while Max Kellerman believes the opposite. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Watch […]

Errol Spence Jr. would defeat Terence ‘Bud’ Crawford if given the chance – Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman look ahead to a potential welterweight title unification fight between Terence Crawford and Errol Spence Jr. Stephen A. likes Spence Jr. to win the fight, but Kellerman goes with Crawford. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN […]

If James Harden doesn’t choke, Rockets have chance to beat the Warriors – Max Kellerman | First Take

Max Kellerman expects the Houston Rockets to have a “puncher's chance” against the Golden State Warriors, if James Harden makes his shots, while Stephen A. Smith doesn’t see them defeating the Warriors. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Watch […]

Kawhi Leonard reminds me of Michael Jordan – Kendrick Perkins | Get Up!

Kendrick Perkins sees that Kawhi Leonard's game mimics Michael Jordan's and says Kawhi is probably the best defender in the NBA. Perkins adds that Joel Embiid needs to focus on basketball after Embiid's flagrant foul on Jarrett Allen sparked a scuffle between the Philadelphia 76ers and Brooklyn Nets. #GetUp ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: […]

Nobody can beat the Warriors in a best of 7 series – Kendrick Perkins | Get Up!

Kendrick Perkins and Seth Greenberg break down why the Golden State Warriors are so hard to beat. Perkins says their unselfishness is very unique, and Greenberg adds that Steve Kerr's coaching has propelled them to another level of offensive prowess. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe […]

The Thunder are ‘dysfunctional’ and Russell Westbrook is struggling – Kendrick Perkins | Get Up!

Kendrick Perkins says Russell Westbrook is struggling and calls the Oklahoma City Thunder a "dysfunctional team" with a defense that can't figure it out. Seth Greenberg praises the Trail Blazers' maturity after Portland's Game 4 win vs. OKC in the 2019 NBA playoffs. #GetUp ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC […]

LeBron James makes his first NBA playoff appearance circa 2006 | ESPN Archives

LeBron James makes his first NBA playoff appearance after two years in the league, admitting before the game that he felt “butterflies.” But as soon as the ball tipped, he wasn’t showing any nerves draining 19 points, dishing out seven assists and picking up five rebounds in the first half alone. James finished the game […]

Jimmy Butler and Joel Embiid on bad blood in Game 4: ‘We knew it was coming’ | 2019 NBA Playoffs

After the Philadelphia 76ers win an intense Game 4 vs. the Brooklyn Nets to take a 3-1 series lead, Joel Embiid and Jimmy Butler both agree that they knew an altercation was coming in the series after Jimmy Butler was ejected in the third quarter for shoving Jared Dudley, who ran up on Embiid prior […]

Blazers’ Lillard and McCollum combine for 51 points in Game 4 win | NBA Highlights

Damian Lillard scores 24 points and CJ McCollum scores 27 points to help the Portland Trail Blazers take a commanding three games to one advantage over the Oklahoma City Thunder with a 111-98 win. (edited) ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on […]

Kawhi Leonard scores 34 points, Raptors win Game 4 vs. Magic | NBA Highlights

The Toronto Raptors beat the Orlando Magic 107-85 in Game 4. Kawhi Leonard makes 12-of-20 shots on his way to a 34-point game. The Raptors take a 3-1 heading back to Toronto for Game 5. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on […]

Terry Francona talks coaching Michael Jordan, his Billy Joel autograph, more | MLB Interview

Buster Olney takes a tour of Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona’s office and discuss coaching Michael Jordan in the minors, how much bubble gum Tito is chewing, his Billy Joel signed baseball and much more. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on […]

Kevin Durant credits Klay Thompson’s performance after Warriors’ Game 4 win | 2019 NBA Playoffs

Golden State forward Kevin Durant breaks down the Warriors' Game 4 win over the Los Angeles Clippers in their best-of-seven series. He credits Klay Thompson's accessibility, making himself open for buckets and explains how the team can close out the series in Game 5 at home. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to […]

Klay Thompson: I jumped into the ocean to reset my mind before Game 4 | 2019 NBA Playoffs

Coming off a few subpar games, Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson says he (4:15) jumped into the ocean to reset his mind on the team’s day off. He also describes how he was able to get open in the flow of the offense against the LA Clippers in Game 4. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN […]

Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson put on offensive clinic in Warriors’ Game 4 win | NBA Highlights

Kevin Durant goes for 33 points, and Klay Thompson scores 27 of his 32 points in the first half to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 113-105 victory and a 3-1 series lead over the Los Angeles Clippers. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander leads the Clippers with 25 points in the loss. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on […]

2019 NFL Draft QB prospects: Kyler Murray, Dwayne Haskins, Daniel Jones | NFL on ESPN

The 2019 NFL draft features game-changing quarterbacks poised to take the league by storm. (0:00) Kyler Murray, Oklahoma Sooners (2:24) Dwayne Haskins, Ohio State Buckeyes (3:50) Drew Lock, Missouri Tigers (4:56) Daniel Jones, Duke Blue Devils ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN […]

2019 NFL Draft: Quinnen Williams’ journey to fulfill his mother’s last wish | NFL on ESPN

Alabama's Quinnen Williams speaks on his bond with his mother, who died of breast cancer, and his journey to accomplish the one last task she gave him in the moments before she passed: to take care of his family. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to […]

Nobody can stop Kevin Durant except himself – Stan Van Gundy | NBA Countdown

Stan Van Gundy, Paul Pierce and Jalen Rose assess Kevin Durant's performance in the Golden State Warriors' first-round series against the Los Angeles Clippers. Van Gundy says KD needs to assert himself on offense for the Warriors to succeed. The crew also discusses whether the Clippers giving Golden State a competitive series is actually a […]

The Celtics ‘haven’t looked like a championship team’ – Paul Pierce | NBA Countdown

Paul Pierce, Jalen Rose and Stan Van Gundy debate who the Boston Celtics' second option is behind Kyrie Irving and evaluate their performance so far in the 2019 NBA playoffs. Despite their series against the Indiana Pacers, Pierce says they still haven't played well enough to advance past the Milwaukee Bucks. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN […]

Breanna Stewart’s injury is sparking talks for better WNBA pay  – Chiney Ogwumike | SportsCenter

Chiney Ogwumike explains Breanna Stewart’s controversial achilles injury, how it’s ignited a conversation about why WNBA players must go overseas to make their money and how they are fighting for a better league and pay. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on […]

2019 NFL Draft: Nick Bosa is the best player, Daniel Jones the best QB – Mel Kiper Jr. | Get Up!

Mel Kiper Jr. explains why Nick Bosa is the best player in the 2019 NFL draft, and why Quinnen Williams is the 2nd best defensive player in this year's draft. Kiper Jr. also breaks down Miles Sanders' draft stock and Daniel Jones' potential as an NFL quarterback. Dan Orlovsky then joins the conversation on Jones […]

Clayton Kershaw is on a mission to help victims of human trafficking | SC Featured

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw and his wife, Ellen, visited the Dominican Republic during the MLB offseason to help fight the battle against human trafficking. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: ESPN on […]

2019 NFL Draft: The Giants will land their successor to Eli Manning – Mel Kiper Jr. | SportsCenter

Mel Kiper Jr. explains what the Oakland Raiders might do with their abundance of draft picks, who the risers and fallers at the 2019 NFL draft are, and who the New York Giants might target to be the heir apparent to Eli Manning. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on […]

What are Baker Mayfield and the Browns’ expectations for the 2019 season? | NFL Live

Ryan Clark, Louis Riddick and Adam Schefter assess the impact that Baker Mayfield has had on the Cleveland Browns, and lay out the expectations for their 2019 season. Clark says Mayfield has created a lot of buy-in within the organization and can realistically lead them to an AFC North title. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on […]

Jerry Stackhouse prepared to ‘bring back the magic’ to Vanderbilt basketball | Outside the Lines

New Vanderbilt basketball head coach Jerry Stackhouse joins Outside the Lines to discuss his vision for the basketball program, the recruiting process and how he wants the NCAA to find a way to incentivize players to graduate. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on […]

Chiefs trading for Patrick Mahomes is the best draft-day trade ever – Louis Riddick | NFL Live

Louis Riddick and Victor Cruz look back to the 2017 NFL draft when the Kansas City Chiefs traded up to get Patrick Mahomes, both agreeing it was the best draft-day trade of all time. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: […]

The curious case of Patrick Beverley | 2019 NBA Playoffs

A look back at the antics of LA Clippers guard Patrick Beverley in the 2019 NBA Playoffs and beyond, including his history of altercations with Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: ✔ Watch ESPN on […]