Show Recap: June 29, 2018

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Opening Tip
LeBron ready to plunge into free agency?

Today’s Panel:

Starting from the left: Rachel Nichols, Insider Kevin Arnovitz and 3 time NBA Champ, Byron Scott

First Half

Opening Monologue: Race for LeBron officially begins

Will LeBron be a Laker next week?

Expect LeBron to sign with Lakers?

Believe that LeBron would come alone to LA?

June 29, 2004 – TMac traded to the Rockets as part of a 7 player trade

Kawhi Make or Miss
Note: Get used to seeing this until Kawhi gets traded!

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Chemistry; Even the Euros are in on the synchronization trend?

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Fundamentals; Trust Zion (Williamson) to one day resurrect the dunk contest?

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Reunions; Do you want to see (Jamal) Crawford back in a Warriors jersey? (Via Marcus Thompson II of The Athletic)


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Clarity; What’s up with all the laker cryptic tweets?

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Hoop Dreams; Yogi Ferrell paid for over 100 foster kids to see Uncle Drew

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Would Kawhi for Kyrie make sense? (Per Sports Illustrated)

Danny Ainge on potential trades (Via Chris Forsberg of ESPN Boston)

Second Half

Excerpt of PG-13’s SC Special on his free agency where he asked Dwyane Wade for advice:

Best move for Paul George?

Could Thunder trade Russ if PG leaves?

NBA Agent: “I think a lot of agents will be fired this summer” (Via Hoopshype)


Zach Lowe on free agency madness (ESPN)

Hall of Famer photographer Andrew Bernstein returns to The Jump!


LeBron James moments through the years

From 2003: Midsummer Night’s Magic Game (Magic Johnson)

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From 2012: LeBron James winning his first title

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From this year: 2018 NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors

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Magic Johnson moments through the years

From 1985: Magic wearing a fur coat from NBA All-Star Weekend in 1985

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From 1988: Magic and Isiah Thomas kissing on the check before a game in the NBA Finals

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Rachel Nichols high-fiving Magic after a Lakers game:

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Ready for your Hall of Fame speech yet?

June 29,  1994 – “With the 3rd pick in the 1994 NBA Draft…the Detroit Pistons select…Grant Hill from Duke University” – David Stern

Could 76ers strike out in free agency?


Run it Back

What do Cavs do before July 1 to entice LeBron?