The 2021-22 NBA season as told by #NBATwitter

The 2021-22 NBA season as told by #NBATwitter

8:44 AM ET Tory BarronESPNEditor Close Tory Barron is a Bristol-based writer and editor for ESPN.com. After retiring from playing lacrosse at UConn, the DC native decided to try her hand at writing about people playing sports. By now you know the Golden State Warriors defeated the Boston Celtics to win the NBA Finals in … Read more

NBA, ESPN pushing viewers to focus on gambling and not Finals

NBA, ESPN pushing viewers to focus on gambling and not Finals

Consider where we’ve arrived and what we’re doing here. So the network boss calls in his or her top sportscasters for an important meeting. He or she steps to the center of the stage, adjusts the microphone then speaks: “I have a very exciting announcement to make, today, and I wanted you, our most visible, … Read more

Why the Warriors dominated Celtics in the Finals

Why the Warriors dominated Celtics in the Finals

Andrew Wiggins helped keep Jayson Tatum at bay.Image: Getty Images Sometimes it just feels good to be right. After proclaiming before the NBA Finals started that the Boston Celtics had zero chance against the Golden State Warriors, the Dubs beat the Celtics by double-digits in Game 6 to end the series 4-2. Many across the … Read more

NBA Finals 2022 – Best sights and sounds from Warriors-Celtics Game 6

NBA Finals 2022 - Best sights and sounds from Warriors-Celtics Game 6

The NBA Finals could end Thursday if the Golden State Warriors can get another win at TD Garden in Boston against the Celtics. 1 Related Golden State has struggled to close out series on the road this postseason. According to ESPN Stats & Information, the Warriors are 0-3 this season when they have a chance … Read more

Draymond Green keeps it real and creates Boston bulletin board material at the same time

Draymond Green keeps it real and creates Boston bulletin board material at the same time

Draymond GreenPhoto: Getty Images Although the 2022 NBA Finals has been an up and down series for veteran Draymond Green, that hasn’t stopped him from giving his honest opinion during media sessions. Ahead of Game 6 in Boston, Green was asked about the mental challenge of preparing to face the Celtics as opposed to getting … Read more

Warriors’ Andrew Wiggins showing why he was a No. 1 pick

Warriors' Andrew Wiggins showing why he was a No. 1 pick

We throw the word “bust” around so easily. You know who was a bust? Michael Olowokandi was a bust. LaRue Martin was a bust. Kwame Brown was a bust. Want to spread the playing field a little and include the NFL? JaMarcus Russell was a bust. Tim Couch was a bust. Sam Bradford was a … Read more

Draymond Green Is the Michael Jordan of Mindfuckery

Draymond Green Is the Michael Jordan of Mindfuckery

In my last NBA Finals dispatch, I went on at considerable length about Celtics forward Jayson Tatum. “Dull” was the operative word, and I will stand by that until they put me in the dirt. But, as much as I hated to admit it, I also had to recognize that 6-foot-8 is the frame for … Read more

Without Kevin Durant, it’s easy to like the Golden State Warriors

Without Kevin Durant, it's easy to like the Golden State Warriors

The Golden State Warriors are easy to root for again.Image: Getty Images There was just something about Kevin Durant on the Golden State Warriors that almost ruined basketball. It wasn’t ever about the burner accounts and snowflake sensitivity. The lack of competitive advantage made the NBA challenging to enjoy while Durant was in the Bay … Read more

When we’ll see Michael Jordan vs. LeBron James for an NBA title

When we'll see Michael Jordan vs.  LeBron James for an NBA title

You know you want it.Image: Getty Images It’s the 2043 NBA Finals. The erosion of the east coast is impossible to ignore, and it will be illegal to hold summer football activities outdoors because the average temperature in most places will be 115 degrees. But indoors, the matchup the world has been waiting for will … Read more

Dallas Cowboys get dunked on by local weatherman

Dallas Cowboys get dunked on by local weatherman

Got ’em.screenshot: WTOK Rooting for the dallas Cowboys has become an arduous task. Even mentioning the Cowboys and postseason success in the same sentence is oxymoronic in the 21st century. Mississippi weatherman and weekend anchor Ethan Bird knocked one out of the park when he inserted a Cowboys joke into his 10-day forecast. Even Cowboys … Read more