The Jump reacts to the NBA’s ‘no new friends in the bubble’ rule

Rachel Nichols, Chiney Ogwumike and Amin Elhassan play "Something, Nothing or Everything," reacting to the NBA’s rules regarding guests in the bubble during the playoffs, and (3:25) "home" teams having a surprisingly good record in the bubble. #NBA #TheJump #Sports ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: […]

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Which dunk is better: Booker or Thanasis? | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Amin Elhassan and Chiney Ogwumike of The Jump play “Make or Miss” about if Devin Booker or Thanasis Antetokounmpo had a better dunk inside the NBA bubble, if (1:05) Jaylen Brown or Luka Doncic had a smoother finish, if (1:56) a play between the Milwaukee Bucks and Washington Wizards is deserving of Yakety […]

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The Jump reacts to Giannis Antetokounmpo head-butting Wizards’ Moritz Wagner

Rachel Nichols, Chiney Ogwumike and Amin Elhassan play "Something, Nothing or Everything," reacting to the NBA’s rules regarding guests in the bubble during the playoffs, and (3:25) "home" teams having a surprisingly good record in the bubble. #TheJump #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE […]

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Will Damian Lillard and the Blazers lock up the 8th seed in the West? | The Jump

Chiney Ogwumike and Amin Elhassan join Rachel Nichols on The Jump and react to Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard scoring 61 points against the Dallas Mavericks. The crew also weighs in on if they expect the Blazers to lock up the 8th seed in the West. #TheJump #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get […]

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Bol Bol’s full-court assist was awesome, but was it as good as Nikola Jokic’s? | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Ramona Shelburne and Richard Jefferson play "Make or Miss," highlighting a Bol Bol full-court pass to Mason Plumlee that was reminiscent of Denver Nuggets teammate Nikola Jokic’s throws, Phoenix Suns star Devin Booker hitting a shot from the logo, Hamidou Diallo taking out Booker’s legs going for a loose ball, the Toronto Raptors’ […]

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Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis have been the NBA’s best-scoring duo in the bubble | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Ramona Shelburne and Richard Jefferson head to the "Stat Market," talking about the Houston Rockets’ newfound defensive efficiency in the NBA’s Orlando, Florida, bubble, and the fact that Dallas Mavericks teammates Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis are the top-scoring duo in the league during the seeding games. #NBA #Sports #TheJump ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ […]

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Jimmy Butler wants to get in T.J. Warren’s head right now – Ramona Shelburne | The Jump

Ramona Shelburne and Richard Jefferson join Rachel Nichols on The Jump to discuss if the rematch between Miami Heat star Jimmy Butler and Indiana Pacers small forward T.J. Warren lived up to the hype and the NBA honoring top players from seeding games. #TheJump #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn […]

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Will Giannis join Michael Jordan and Hakeem Olajuwon in NBA awards history? | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Ramona Shelburne and Richard Jefferson discuss whether Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo will join Michael Jordan and Hakeem Olajuwon as the only players ever to win NBA MVP and Defensive Player of the Year in the same season. Jefferson also goes on a rant about Mike Budenholzer being a Coach of the Year […]

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Kyle Kuzma is the Lakers’ most important player – Richard Jefferson | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Ramona Shelburne and Richard Jefferson react to the Los Angeles Lakers’ win vs. the Denver Nuggets, which featured a game-winning shot from Kyle Kuzma, with Jefferson declaring Kyle Kuzma the most important player on the team, over LeBron James and Anthony Davis. They also discuss whether Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers […]

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Carmelo Anthony on return to the NBA, Blazers’ playoff push and social activism | The Jump

Carmelo Anthony sits down with The Jump’s Rachel Nichols to discuss his return to the NBA with the Portland Trail Blazers and their push for the playoffs. He also talks about why he joined Chris Paul and Dwyane Wade to start the Social Change Fund. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn […]

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Should Luka Doncic dismiss being a Most Improved Player finalist? | The Jump

The Jump’s Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Kendrick Perkins play “BS or Real Talk,” discussing LA Clippers head coach Doc Rivers’ comments about benching Kawhi Leonard against the Portland Trail Blazers and sitting Paul George in the fourth quarter. (2:2) They also discuss Dallas Mavericks guard Luka Doncic’s response to be named a finalist of […]

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Kendrick Perkins and Paul Pierce are disappointed in the Pelicans’ NBA bubble performance | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Kendrick Perkins react to the performance of the New Orleans Pelicans in the bubble after the team has been eliminated from playoff contention. They express their disappointment in the team and why they feel sorry for JJ Redick. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to […]

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Are the 76ers’ playoff hopes doomed? | The Jump

The Jump’s Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Kendrick Perkins discuss the injuries sustained by Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid and what they mean for the future of the Philadelphia 76ers. #NBA #TheJump ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on […]

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The Jump recaps Damian Lillard’s eventful weekend in the NBA bubble

Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Kendrick Perkins look back at the trash talk between Damian Lillard, Paul George and Patrick Beverley after the LA Clippers’ win vs. the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday. With Lillard scoring 51 points on Sunday against the Philadelphia 76ers, Pierce says the Blazers could potentially be trouble for the Los […]

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American version of ‘Eurovision’ contest coming to US in 2021

Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams may not be competing, but an American version of the wildly-popular “Eurovision” singing competition is coming to the United States in 2021. One of the world’s most-watched singing contest — and subject of the new Netflix comedy, “Eurovision” — has announced that “The American Song Contest” will take place during […]

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Kyle Lowry’s trash talk for Aaron Gordon was extremely bubble-specific | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Jackie MacMullan and Amin Elhassan head to "Crunch Time" on The Jump, discussing the very bubble-specific trash talk Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry gave to Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon. They also talk about the struggles in the clutch for Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks, and whether Zion Williamson and the New […]

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Deandre Ayton on the Suns’ success and chemistry with teammate Devin Booker | The Jump

Phoenix Suns center Deandre Ayton sits down with Rachel Nichols and Amin Elhassan on The Jump to discuss the Phoenix Suns’ secret to success in the NBA’s bubble, how confident he is in his outside shot and playing with Devin Booker. Ayton also plays "What Were You Thinking?" with Nichols and Elhassan. #TheJump #NBA ✔️Subscribe […]

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The NBA bubble midpoint awards: Best player, best team, biggest disappointment | The Jump

Midway through the NBA’s bubble seeding games, Rachel Nichols, Jackie MacMullan and Amin Elhassan name the best players (Giannis Antetokounmpo and Damian Lillard), best team (Toronto Raptors) and most disappointing team (Memphis Grizzlies, New Orleans Pelicans and Dallas Mavericks get mentions). #NBA #TheJump #Sports ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe […]

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Which team is the biggest threat to Giannis & the Bucks in the East? | The Jump

Jackie MacMullan and Marc J. Spears join Rachel Nichols on The Jump and react to Giannis Antetokounmpo saying the biggest challenges for the Milwaukee Bucks are themselves. The crew also weighs in on the biggest challenger for the Bucks in the East. #TheJump #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe […]

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How have the Suns been the biggest surprise in the race for the West’s 8 seed? | The Jump

Jackie MacMullan and Marc J. Spears join Rachel Nichols on The Jump to discuss how the Phoenix Suns have been the biggest surprise in the race for the Western Conference’s 8 seed. They then react to Doc Rivers saying the LA Clippers are playing "like a 6" right now. #TheJump #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ […]

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Red swamp crayfish: Studying and trapping the invasive crayfish on the Chicago River system

Rachel Egly holds an invasive male red swamp crayfish, trapped from the North Shore Channel. | Dale Bowman The Keller Lab at Loyola University is in its third year of studying crayfish and trapping invasive red swamp crayfish on the Chicago River system. After Rachel Egly and Thomas Knapp tied up the Tracker Topper 12W, […]

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Brian Windhorst can’t believe Gregg Popovich compared Nikola Jokic to Larry Bird | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Brian Windhorst and Amin Elhassan react to San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich comparing Denver Nuggets big man Nikola Jokic to Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird, then discuss whether Michael Porter Jr. is an X-factor for Mike Malone’s team. #TheJump #NBA #Sports ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe […]

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The Jump reacts to Kevin Durant picking the Clippers over the Bucks in the NBA Finals

Brian Windhorst, Amin Elhassan and Rachel Nichols play "Make or Miss" and react to Oklahoma City Thunder’s jumper against the Los Angeles Lakers and Utah Jazz guard Joe Ingles joining the Memphis Grizzlies huddle during the game. The crew also weighs in on Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant saying he would pick the LA Clippers […]

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It’s been a cursed season for the 76ers – Brian Windhorst reacts to Ben Simmons’ injury | The Jump

Brian Windhorst and Amin Elhassan join Rachel Nichols on The Jump and react to Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers being out after sustaining a kneecap injury against the Washington Wizards. TheJump #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN […]

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Jaylen Brown caught on tape telling ref not to ‘pick on’ Celtics teammate Marcus Smart | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Zach Lowe and Kendrick Perkins play "BS or Real Talk," reacting to Garrett Temple of the Brooklyn Nets saying the Houston Rockets gave the team poolside tips on how to beat Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks, (2:02) Jaylen Brown telling refs to stop picking Boston Celtics teammate Marcus Smart, and (3:42) Kent […]

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How should the Lakers handle the remaining seeding games? The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Zach Lowe and Kendrick Perkins discuss what the LeBron James, Anthony Davis and the Los Angeles Lakers should look to accomplish in the remaining seeding games after clinching the top seed in the NBA Western Conference. #NBA #TheJump ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: […]

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