BasketballBaseline 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: 962The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest PostsBenjamin J. F. McDonaldBen 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 141: NBA Finals Recap - October 14, 2020 Baseline Jumper Episode 140: NBA Finals Preview - September 30, 2020 Baseline Jumper, Episode 139: NBA Conference Finals + Clippers Collapse (Audio) - September 23, 2020 Baseline Jumper Episode 138: Eastern Conference Finals Preview (Audio) - September 17, 2020 Related TopicsBoston CelticsBrad StevensChris PaulCleveland CavaliersDraymond GreenGolden State WarriorsHouston RocketsJames HardenKevin DurantKevin LoveKlay ThompsonLeBron JamesNBASteph CurryTyronn Lue Click to comment You must be logged in to post a comment Login Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Newsletter SubscriptionCan't Miss Posts! UFC Long Island: Ticket & Fight Card Info by Kristine Haugsjaa | posted on May 31, 2017 Women in Sports: Ariel Epstein, On-Air Host at SportsGrid (VIDEO) by Anthony Paradiso | posted on March 12, 2021 The Story of the NHL’s First Armenian, Zach Bogosian and His Biggest Fan by Anthony Paradiso | posted on September 12, 2020 MetLife Stadium to host Army-Navy Game in 2021 by Kelly Lynn | posted on August 23, 2017 Women in Sports: NHL Network Host, Jackie Redmond by Nicholas Durst | posted on March 4, 2019More in Basketball You Know I’m Right, Episode 111: New York Giants’ Insider John Schmeelk (Audio/Video)On the 111th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... You Know I’m Right, Episode 107: New York Post’s Columnist Mike Vaccaro (Audio/Video)On the 107th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined by... You Know I’m Right, Episode 97: SNY’s Michelle Margaux (Audio/Video)On the 97th episode of You Know I’m Right, Nick Durst and Joe Calabrese are joined SNY’s... WNBA Rolling Out Red Carpet For Upcoming 25th Anniversary SeasonThe WNBA’s 25th season also marks the debut of the WNBA Commissioner’s Cup. 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?