Former NBA All-Star and longtime broadcaster Chris Webber has reportedly parted methods with TNT, in keeping with Andrew Marchand of the New York Publish.
Marchand describes the cut up as mutual, noting that Webber was not part of TNT’s Thursday night time broadcast, which was the community’s final sport of the common season. Reggie Miller stuffed in for Webber as play-by-play announcer Marv Albert’s associate.
Webber has referred to as video games for TNT since 2008, engaged on the No. 1 NBA broadcast staff for the final a number of years. In a 15-year NBA profession, he was named to the All-NBA staff 5 occasions and gained the league’s Rookie of the Yr award in 1994. His best years got here with the Kings, who made the playoffs six straight seasons whereas Webber was on the staff.
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Among the many names floated by Marchand as potential replacements for Webber had been Grant Hill and Jim Jackson. The NBA’s play-in match is ready to start on Could 18, with the primary spherical of the playoffs scheduled to begin on Could 22.
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