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Ernie Johnson pokes fun at Russell Westbrook’s media hate OKC Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook is doing his best Marshawn Lynch impersonation and giving the silent treatment to the local media.  After a triple double in a victory earlier this week, Westbrook refused to answer questions beyond “we executed well.” So after a victory over the Heat last night, Westbrook sat...
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January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Ernie Johnson does awesome Shaq impression (Video)

Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. There are plenty of things we already knew about Ernie Johnson. Like, for example, that the guy is one of the smoothest broadcasters in all of sports. What you may not have known about Ernie is that he does an absolutely incredible Shaquille O’Neal impression. During a recent […]
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August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Ernie Johnson pays visit to Craig Sager, dubs him the ‘Technicolor Warrior’ (pic)

“Inside the NBA” ringleader Ernie Johnson — because that motley crew is nothing if not a circus — paid a visit to TNT colleague Craig Sager on Tuesday, and while doing so, came up with a brilliant new moniker for the ailing veteran sideline reporter. Sager, currently undergoing treatments after being diagnosed with acute leukemia, […] The post Ernie Johnson pays visit to...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Ernie Johnson visits Craig Sager in the hospital

As Turner Sports sideline reporter Craig Sager continues his ongoing battle with leukemia, he got a special visitor this week. Inside the NBA studio host Ernie Johnson decided to visit Craig at the hospital and the two decided to pose for a photo. Check out the image that was sent out on Ernie’s official Twitter account: This dude fires me up! #getwellsager #youmayhavecancerbutitdoesnthaveyou...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Inside the NBA crew wears funky suits for Craig Sager

The NBA playoffs won’t be as vibrant without the colorful suits of sideline reporter Craig Sager, who will miss the broadcasts as he battles cancer. TNT’s Inside The NBA team—Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith, and Shaquille O’Neal—wore Sager-esque suits during today’s broadcast in tribute to Sager: EJ, Shaq, Charles and Kenny all dressed up this morning on...
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April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Ernie Johnson talks about stacking paper and his 24-inch chrome rims (Video)

Is there a broadcaster out there who’s cooler and smoother than Ernie Johnson? If there is, you’ll have to let me know who it is. The TNT crew was up to its usual fun and games on “Inside the NBA” following the Nuggets-Warriors game on Thursday. Shaq and Chuck for some reason were talking about […]
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April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Ernie Johnson schools Shaq with response to tire rims question

There are few people in the world that can deal with the controlled chaos of Inside the NBA like host Ernie Johnson. During tonight’s episode, Ernie was asked by panelist Shaquille O’Neal if he knew what “putting 26′s on that thang” means? Then, Ernie dropped some serious knowledge with his response: *** Ernie Johnson schools Shaq on tire rims question [CJZero] Ernie Johnson...
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April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Final Four a landmark moment for Ernie Johnson and Turner Sports

Ernie Johnson goes so far back with Turner Sports it actually pre-dates the start of his broadcast career. His father, Ernie Johnson Sr., was the announcer for the Atlanta Braves when Ted Turner had the outlandish idea to air their games nationally on his WTBS Superstation. The “Crazy Ted” talk died down once the Braves became “America’s Team.” Ernie Johnson’s son learned...
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March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Charles Barkley derails TNT halftime report with 'Leroy Jetson' reference (Video)

TNT NBA analyst Charles Barkley completely derailed the TNT halftime report in the middle of Thursday night's Spurs-Warriors game with a mistaken reference to "Leroy Jetson".Barkley was trying to make a spaceship reference when he thought of the classic cartoon series "The Jetsons". Unfortunately, he made the mistake of blurting the name "Leroy" instead of Elroy, the son's name...
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December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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