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Eagles announcer sounds ready to cry during overtime disaster (Video)

Nobody captured the Eagles overtime meltdown better than play-by-play announcer Merrill Reese.  Please get the Philadelphia Eagles off of our television. Get them out of print, block them on social media, and put them in an indefinite timeout. Few supposedly good teams have exposed themselves as actually bad more prominently than the Eagles, and Sunday’s …

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Taylor Rooks Gets the N.B.A. Interviews That Go Viral

[Marc Stein is on a brief hiatus after spending 54 days inside the bubble. Shauntel Lowe, N.B.A. editor for The New York Times, is filling in this week. Sign up to receive his newsletter each week by clicking here.] Taylor Rooks has been praised by her industry peers and sports fans alike for conducting some …

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In ‘The Last Dance,’ Michael Jordan and the Bulls Still Dominate

Right now, 10 hours of old playoff basketball should probably be broadcast with a trigger warning. Ten hours of Michael Jordan-era Chicago Bulls playoff basketball should probably come with a chaplain. For “The Last Dance” is 10 hours of all-time postseason sports. The documentary is ostensibly about the season that culminated in the team’s historic …

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For This N.B.A. Rookie, Reality TV Is an Escape That Feels Like Home

Long before he began feeding his obsession and even found himself sitting next to its hosts, Rui Hachimura didn’t understand all the fuss about the Japanese reality television show “Terrace House.” His high school teammates in Japan had tried hard to get him on board. “I was the only one who was like, ‘Nah,’” said …

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