NBA players say James Harden is 'trying for the first time' on defense - Michael Wilbon | The Jump thumbnail

NBA players say James Harden is 'trying for the first time' on defense – Michael Wilbon | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Michael Wilbon and Scottie Pippen of The Jump react to Rockets vs. Nuggets, in which Houston routed Denver and grew closer to gaining the No. 2 seed in the Western Conference. They then (2:07) react to comments made by Austin Rivers about the Rockets’ defense, with James Harden in particular playing well, and…

Jusuf Nurkic's injury shows that everything can change in an instant | The Jump thumbnail

Jusuf Nurkic's injury shows that everything can change in an instant | The Jump

In her daily monologue, Rachel Nichols of The Jump recaps the horrific leg injury to Portland Trail Blazers big man Jusuf Nukic, which came against the Brooklyn Nets. Nichols, Brian Windhorst and Stephen Jackson then (4:10) discuss the aftermath and what it means for Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum and more. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on…

Scottie Pippen (agonizingly) makes his MVP pick: 'I like guys who play the right way' | The Jump thumbnail

Scottie Pippen (agonizingly) makes his MVP pick: 'I like guys who play the right way' | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Brian Windhorst, Scottie Pippen of The Jump, and special guest Jason Kidd, debate who is deserving of 2019 NBA MVP between Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo and Houston Rockets guard James Harden, with both players having exceptional seasons. ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2yxs3Og ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube:…

Scottie Pippen 'totally shocked' Klay Thompson has never made NBA All-Defense | The Jump thumbnail

Scottie Pippen 'totally shocked' Klay Thompson has never made NBA All-Defense | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Scottie Pippen and Tracy McGrady of The Jump discuss the fact that Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson has never made an NBA All-Defense team, and whether he’s overshadowed by 2017 Defensive Player of the Year Draymond Green. ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2yxs3Og ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube:…

D'Angelo Russell is no longer the 'laughingstock' of the NBA - Tracy McGrady | The Jump thumbnail

D'Angelo Russell is no longer the 'laughingstock' of the NBA – Tracy McGrady | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce and Tracy McGrady of The Jump discuss D’Angelo Russell’s resurgence with the Brooklyn Nets following a disappointing stint with the Los Angeles Lakers. T-Mac explains why Russell is no longer the ‘laughingstock’ of the NBA. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoESPNFC ✔…

NBA VP of officiating says Bradley Beal definitely traveled, talks other major ref issues | The Jump thumbnail

NBA VP of officiating says Bradley Beal definitely traveled, talks other major ref issues | The Jump

Monty McCutchen, the NBA vice president of officiating, joins Rachel Nichols, Amin Elhassan and Scottie Pippen on The Jump to talk about whether refs officiate things differently in the NBA playoffs, the last two minute report, how refs interact with players, and what he thought of that Bradley Beal travel no-call earlier in the 2018-19…

This is the year the Warriors lose in the NBA Finals - Stan Van Gundy  l The Jump thumbnail

This is the year the Warriors lose in the NBA Finals – Stan Van Gundy l The Jump

Stan Van Gundy, Amin Elhassan, and Stugotz play Something, Nothing or Everything with the Miami Heat playoff push while breaking down the chances an Eastern Conference team wins the NBA Finals this year and Kevin Durant rumors about signing with the New York Knicks. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Subscribe to ESPN…

Funniest Dunk Fails in NBA History | The Jump thumbnail

Funniest Dunk Fails in NBA History | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Stan Van Gundy and Amin Elhassan of The Jump play “Make or Miss,” debating who had the shiftier move off the dribble, D’Angelo Russell or Ish Smith, LeBron James’ new walk-the-dog inbound and the failed poster dunk of Moe Wagner. In addition, The Jump crew features “Run It Back” on the NBA’s funniest…