• Former ESPN NBA Journalist, Broadcaster Rachel Nichols Joins Showtime
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    Former ESPN NBA Journalist, Broadcaster Rachel Nichols Joins Showtime

    The Lost Remote newsletter brings you the the best in streaming news, from staffing changes to premiere dates to trailers—to the latest platform moves. Sign up today. Former ESPN NBA journalist and sportscaster Rachel Nichols is joining the Showtime Sports in a multi-platform role, the network announced Friday. “We are delighted to welcome Rachel Nichols to the Showtime Basketball family,” Showtime Sports programming and content svp Brian Dailey said in a statement. “Rachel brings unmatched journalistic credibility, great familiarity with our roster and a work ethic that will take us to another level.” Nichols will contribute to Showtime Basketball’s programming, which already includes former NBA players-turned-hosts Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce,…

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  • Prasar Bharati To Air Women’s Nba And Nba G On Dd Sports
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    Prasar Bharati To Air Women’s Nba And Nba G On Dd Sports

    NEW DELHI: Prasar Bharati, the public service broadcaster, on Tuesday announced the addition of WNBA and NBA G League programming to its daily offering on Doordarshan (DD) Sports, its free-to-air sports channel. The WNBA and NBA G League programming will be added to DD Sports’ twice daily basketball slots of morning and evening. In addition to the WNBA and NBA G League, Prasar Bharati will continue to air daily NBA content on DD Sports, including Hardwood Classic games, Marquee Matchups, NBA Finals recaps, NBA TV specials, and Jr. NBA instructional and training videos. “DD Sports has a unique place in India as the only destination on television for sports development.…

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    Lakers’ LeBron James fined $15K by NBA for obscene gesture, warned about usage of profanity

    USATSI Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James has had an eventful week. First, he was suspended for a game after an on court altercation with Detroit Pistons forward Isaiah Stewart. Now, he’s been hit with a $15,000 fine from the NBA for making an obscene gesture during the Lakers win over the Pacers in Indiana on Wednesday night. He was also warned about using profane language regarding his suspension during media availability.  Here’s the official statement from the NBA:  Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James has been fined $15,000 for making an obscene gesture on the playing court and warned for using profane language during media availability in response to…

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    What is a sports equinox? Explaining the history of NFL, NBA, MLB and NHL games being played on the same day

    USATSI Every so often we get hit with a sports day that leaves us with difficult choices and an overwhelming number of games to keep up with. I’m talking about the sports equinox, a day in which all four major men’s sports leagues are in action. Lucky of all of us, that is taking place today, Thursday, Oct. 21 Tonight, the NFL, MLB, NHL and NBA all have games taking place. There will be no shortage of action to tune into. As a bonus, we also have PGA Tour action, four college football games and a women’s soccer game tonight. What a time to be alive. The sports equinox is…

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    NBA free agency 2021: Kawhi Leonard agrees to four-year, $176.3 million contract with Clippers

    Getty Images The Los Angeles Clippers and Kawhi Leonard have come to an agreement on a new four-year contract to keep the All-Star forward in Los Angeles for the foreseeable future. Leonard’s contract includes a player option for the final season of the deal and will pay the forward a total of $176.3 million. “Kawhi is a transcendent player and a relentless worker who improves himself every day,” Lawrence Frank, the team’s president of basketball operations, said in a statement. “We share many of the same goals, which include a long-term relationship.” While there was never any serious concern about Leonard bolting to another team, before free agency started it…

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