Next up on its quest to find content in a locked-down sports world:
A televised H-O-R-S-E competition, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.
Discussions have been ongoing among the NBA, NBPA and ESPN about a competition among several players in isolation — presumably using home gyms — that would include them competing shot for shot in the traditional playground game, sources said.
Details — including a schedule and specific player involvement — are still being finalized.
What else have we got to do, re-watch Tiger King? Let’s make this happen, people.
There have been some rumblings about trying to spice up All-Star Saturday night with a H-O-R-S-E competition to go with the Dunk Contest and the rest, but it has not become a reality. With no other sports programming to put on its multiple channels, this seems like a good gamble by ESPN.