Mark Jackson Defends Mayweather, Pretends To Be Boxing Expert

Former NBA coach and current ESPN analyst Mark Jackson aggressively defended Floyd Mayweather’s legacy against a straw man “hater” in the middle of today’s Grizzlies-Warriors game on ABC, declaring anyone who doesn’t recognize the welterweight champion as an all-time great “doesn’t know boxing,” and that those who… »5/03/15 4:35pm5/03/15 4:35pm

Mark Jackson Returned To Oracle Arena And Threw Shade: An Explainer

The Golden State Warriors took on the discombobulated, LeBron James-less Cleveland Cavaliers last Friday and beat them soundly. Even more interesting than the game on the floor was what was happening on press row, where ESPN's Mark Jackson was working his first Warriors game since being fired as their head coach in… »1/14/15 8:35pm1/14/15 8:35pm

Troy "Escalade" Jackson, Not Your Typical Streetballer, Dies At 35

Troy "Escalade" Jackson, the younger brother of NBA guard Mark Jackson, was found dead in Los Angeles on Sunday morning. The Jamaica, Queens native was 35 years old. At 6'10" and 400 pounds, Jackson wasn't quick and he didn't really have leaping ability — two near requirements for streetball — but he was a beloved… »2/21/11 6:15pm2/21/11 6:15pm