“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, […]
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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!
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...
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 […]
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:
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Zach Johnson, previous Masters winner, warmed up on the driving range before his opening round. Johnson and his caddie did a very interesting stretch. Notice how much effort the caddie puts into his job. That’s focus people!
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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"...
Although they deserve a free pass with coverage of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament just getting underway on Thursday, the awkward exchange that occurred between studio hosts Greg Gumbel and Ernie Johnson when they attempted to engage in some kind of hand-to-hand greeting. Yeah, it did not go well.
Granted, the fist bump is not the high-five, or as Jerry Seinfeld once referred...
This awkward exchange between Greg Gumbel and Ernie Johnson is what CBS and Turner's NCAA Tournament partnership is all about. Two media behemoths coming together as one. The network guy goes in for the pleasant corporate handshake. The cable guy comes flying in with his "hip" fist bump. Ultimatel, it's the fist bump that prevails.
Gumbel should have...
Ernie Johnson went for the fist-bump, Greg Gumble went for the handshake, and what we all get are some laughs at the expense of both.