Baseline Jumper Baseline Jumper Episode 27: NBA Conference Finals by Benjamin J. F. McDonald May 23, 2018 The NBA conference finals are underway but the games have not been close. What is causing the lopsided game results (1:00)? Will game 4 of the Rockets-Warriors buck that trend? Ben and Jason break down the Warriors-Rockets so far and the keys to the rest of the series (6:00). Next, the team breaks down the upcoming Celtics-Cavs game 5, the importance of role players, and how important this series will be for the Cavaliers to keep LeBron James in Cleveland (18:45). On Tuesday, ESPN released their World Fame 100 to detail the most famous athletes in the world. With basketball on the rise, could it overtake football in America and what does the increasing popularity mean for the NBA and the other major sports leagues (31:30). Last but not least, the duo closes with their heroes and zeroes of the week (41:00). Post Views: 761 The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Benjamin J. F. McDonald Ben is a Staff Writer at DoubleGSports.com with a focus on the NBA. Latest posts by Benjamin J. F. McDonald (see all) Baseline Jumper, Episode 129: Who’s Coming to Orlando and Who Isn’t (Audio) - July 8, 2020 Baseline Jumper, Episode 128: Will an NBA Season Still Happen? (Audio) - July 1, 2020 Baseline Jumper, Episode 127: NBA, MLB, and the Return of Sports During COVID (Audio) - June 23, 2020 Baseline Jumper, Episode 126: Kyrie’s Comments, Adam Silver, and Protesting in the NBA (Audio) - June 17, 2020 Related TopicsBoston CelticsBrad StevensChris PaulCleveland CavaliersDraymond GreenGolden State WarriorsHouston RocketsJames HardenKevin DurantKevin LoveKlay ThompsonLeBron JamesNBASteph CurryTyronn Lue Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Headlines Trending Videos Baseline Jumper Baseline Jumper, Episode 129: Who’s Coming to Orlando and Who Isn’t (Audio) College DEVELOPING: The REAL reason why Rasir Bolton left Penn State Baseball MLB COVID Tracker Baseball MLB Announces Results of Early Testing, Names Released FACES Hard work has led to success for John Jacob in high school football FACES Angelo DeSalvo Enjoys Successful Career in Coaching High School Football Baseball Yankees’ Billy Martin’s Luxury Lake House For Sale College Ranking the Big Ten QBs Ahead of the 2020 Season FACES Women in Sports Interview Series: It’s a sure bet with Philadelphia native, Erin Kate Dolan (VIDEO) FACES Women in Sports Interview Series: National Lacrosse League Host & Producer, Devan Kaney (VIDEO) Football “Overtime” – Ep. 43: New York Guardians 2020 Season Opener (Video) BIZ “Overtime” – Ep. 40: NY Raptors Thanksgiving Classic 2019 (VIDEO) Podcasts More in Baseline Jumper Baseline Jumper, Episode 129: Who’s Coming to Orlando and Who Isn’t (Audio) As NBA teams and players report to Orlando, most players are able to make... Baseline Jumper, Episode 128: Will an NBA Season Still Happen? (Audio) With COVID cases rising and players dropping out, is the NBA restart going to... Baseline Jumper, Episode 127: NBA, MLB, and the Return of Sports During COVID (Audio) First, Ben’s mea culpa to Kyrie Irving and Jason before they discuss Jokic getting... Baseline Jumper, Episode 126: Kyrie’s Comments, Adam Silver, and Protesting in the NBA (Audio) Ben and Jason reflect on Kyrie’s comments before delving into the state of the... The Main Event, Episode 7 – ESPN+ and FOX deals a major win for the UFC & WWE (Audio) Can the Knicks make a realistic push for two disgruntled superstars?