On a night where he needed 36 points to pass NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, as the league's All-Time leading scorer, LeBron James netted 38 points and added 7 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 steals. Tuesday night, on a signature fadeaway jumper with 10.9 seconds left in the 3rd quarter of the Los Angelas Lakers 133-130 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder, LeBron became the NBA scoring king.
New York and Florida have always seemed to have a strong connection, especially amongst part-time residents of each state. When New York Yankees Hall of Fame shortstop, Derek Jeter became a part-owner and CEO of the Miami Marlins franchise, many thought that connection was perfect for the struggling franchise waiting to take off with new ownership. Many, including myself, were wrong about that.
The New York Knicks finally made their debut on the ESPN Michael Jordan 10 part documentary "The Last Dance" last night. Obviously the story is focused on Jordan and his Chicago Bulls but I couldn't help but wonder if my favorite team, the 1990 Knicks' were just a footnote in MJ's legacy. ESPN senior NBA writer Chris herring joined Levack and Goz to talk about the team he covered for the Wall Street Journal, The Knicks.
With the documentary about Michael Jordan with unseen footage from the 1997-98 season set to air on ESPN, Jason Hehir joined Big Board Sports to discuss what we should expect. Of course with our mouths watering from something new to consume with no live sports, even the smallest of documentaries would appetize us. However this is one of the more amazing premises to a sports documentary you could ever ask for and I would be lying if I told you I was only moderately excited.
Once again we may have to compare LeBron James to Michael Jordan. This time though, on the big screen.
LeBron James is set to star in 'Space Jam 2' alongside the rest of the Looney Toons. The sequel to Space jam, starring Jordan, has no official release date or script conformation as of yet...
Whether it's NBA players reading mean tweets, or having a shoot off with athletes, Jimmy Kimmel always brings it when he has athletes on the late night show.
On Sunday night, after game 2 of the NBA Finals, Kimmel had on arguably the greatest to ever to play the game Michael Jordan on the show. Dur...