D-League Announcer Fills Broadcast With Wrestling Catchphrases

RJ Choppy is a sports radio yakker in Dallas, Tex., and he also does play-by-play for the local NBA D-League team, the Texas Legends. D-League games are only shown on YouTube, which gives broadcasters a lot of room to screw around, and Choppy took full advantage of that freedom during a recent game between the Legends… » 1/06/15 11:21am 1/06/15 11:21am

Break Out The Flat Top: Greg Ostertag Is Making A Comeback In The…

Without cheating, guess how long Greg Ostertag has been retired? It was only five years ago, when an out-of-shape Ostertag was playing limited minutes behind Mehmet Okur and mentoring a young Kris Humphries. But it's been even longer since he was effective, and longer than that since he played for a contending team.… » 12/28/11 2:20pm 12/28/11 2:20pm

Bruce Pearl May Be Headed To The D-League

Former Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl is likely set to take over the Texas Legends, the Dallas Maverick's D-League affiliate that went 24-26 and made it to the playoffs in the 16-team, two-conference organization last season. ESPN's Marc Stein reported the team's initial invitation this afternoon, and with a press… » 8/02/11 6:20pm 8/02/11 6:20pm