NBA

ESPN’s Tom Haberstroh on One on One

by DJ Sixsmith

Ray Allen’s game tying three pointer in Game 6 of the NBA Finals changed everything for the Miami Heat. The image of the Big Three went from failure to success and LeBron James joined an exclusive group of Hall of Famers by winning back to back Finals MVPs.

Bob Costas: The Last Word

by Alex Smith

Bob Costas is one of the most awarded sports broadcasters we have ever seen. A winner of an incredible 25 Emmy Awards, Costas has also covered multiple World Series, NBA Championships, Super Bowls, and Olympic Games. While all of those accolades are certainly noteworthy, Costas recently took home what he calls one of the great honors of his career, WFUV’s Vin Scully Lifetime Achievement Award.

WFUV Gala 2013 Honors Bob Costas

by Mack Rosenberg

WFUV

On May 9, 2013, Bob Costas was awarded the Vin Scully Lifetime Achievement Award in Sports Broadcasting at the WFUV Annual Gala at the Edison Ballroom in Manhattan. It was a festive gathering of many familiar faces at WFUV, as Costas gave a moving speech in acceptance of the award. He told a few memorable stories about his favorite sport, baseball. In addition, he paid homage to the award's namesake, in saying that receiving the award was truly one of the great moments of his life.

Mike Breen Joins One on One from Memphis

by Mack Rosenberg

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Mike Breen, the voice of the NBA on ESPN and ABC, and the Knicks on MSG joined myself and Eric Mollo this afternoon on the show to talk all things NBA Playoffs. We started off the discussion with tonight's game three in the western conference finals between the Spurs and the Grizzlies. With San Antonio leading 2-0 heading into Memphis, what's the key for the Grizz?

Is Frank Vogel Out of Line?

by Mack Rosenberg

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Indiana Pacers head coach Frank Vogel was outspoken in his remarks after his team beat the Knicks last weekend to move on to the Eastern Conference Finals against the Miami Heat. He referred to the Heat as "the next team that's in our way."

Brooklyn's Inconsistency Finally Catches Up

by Julian Atienza

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The stage was set for the Nets to become the 9th team in NBA playoff history to come back from a 3-1 deficit, hosting Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in the Barclay's Center.  Kirk Hinrich was out with a calf injury, Luol Deng rested in a Chicago hospital suffering from the flu, and Derrick Rose dressed in a suit ̶  still unable to play one year after tearing his ACL. Despite the Bulls' injuries and momentum from a two game winning streak, it was not to be.   

Will a (Derrick) Rose Smell as Sweet?

by Steve Simineri

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Ravaged by injury, the Chicago Bulls have given Deron Williams and the Nets a chance to climb back into their first-round affair, as the series shifts to the United Center for game 6 tonight. Tom Thibodeau's proud bunch heads home with a 3-2 lead, but reinforcements would surely help.