Media Musings: “So as that No. 21 Ford crossed the finish line, the walls of the infield couldn’t keep out 21 years of passion for motorsports in my own heart. Before I could control it, my hands were coming together to join them, caught up with fans and media alike in a moment we could all appreciate – but one fans and media are told never, ever to experience together. That day marked my first and last claps working as a NASCAR reporter for SI.com.” Pretty weak, Tom. I’ve sat in the press box and been moved by amazing basketball or football moments, but it’s a job, you know? [Front Stretch via Darren Rovell]
The Warriors are big-time favorites in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.
The Lakers won’t trade Brandon Ingram, he’s their only untradeable piece.
Magic Johnson compared LaVar Ball to Kris Jenner on Thursday.
Don’t voluntarily show up if you aren’t in good shape.