TAG: Craig Sager

Video / Dec 26, 2014 / 10:45 am

Watch “Inside The NBA” Salute Craig Sager On Christmas Day

Craig Sager

It’s been months now since Craig Sager was diagnosed with Leukemia, robbing NBA fans of one of the most colorful personalities ever, and an NBA lifer whose sideline reporting has become synonymous with the game itself. Despite missing his presence during a quintuple header on Christmas Day, the people at “Inside the NBA still brought his ongoing — though winning — battle against cancer into our homes last night. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / May 19, 2014 / 2:30 pm

Video: Craig Sager Has More Swag Than You

Craig Sager

Craig Sager has been battling cancer during these playoffs, but his eclectic array of suits have lived on in our technicolor imaginations. While Sager continues to recover after leaving the hospital earlier this month (he’s doing well after completing chemo!), it’s appropriate to acknowledge even Sager’s most fantastical suits can be trendsetters. Read More »

NBA, Video / Apr 20, 2014 / 3:16 pm

Watch Gregg Popovich’s Message To Craig Sager That Made Us Cry

Gregg Popovich, Craig Sager Jr.

By now you’ve heard that Craig Sager, the ever-present TNT sideline reporter who has been bringing his technicolor suits into our living rooms for decades, is battling acute leukemia and is not on the court for the playoffs this summer. In a stirring interview with Sager’s son between the third and fourth quarters of today’s Mavs-Spurs game, coach Gregg Popovich brought us to tears when he took a moment to address Sager and said: “I promise I’ll be nice. Get back here.” Read More »

Twitter / Apr 18, 2014 / 1:03 am

Craig Sager Is Battling Leukemia

Craig Sager

The flamboyant sartorial style of Turner broadcasting’s ubiquitous sideline reporter, Craig Sager, was an afterthought on Thursday night. Sager’s son, Craig Sager Jr., tweeted the news that the elder Sager would be undergoing chemotherapy treatment tomorrow for Leukemia. Read More »

Video / Mar 11, 2014 / 11:30 am

The 10 Most Awkward NBA Interviews

Russell Westbrook

NBA players are known to provide highlights on the hardwood, but some of the entertainment slips behind the scenes as well. In light of Ken Griffey Jr.‘s painfully uncomfortable interview on SportsCenter last week, Dime has counted down the ten most awkward NBA interviews. Read More »

NBA, Video / Mar 7, 2014 / 12:03 am

Gregg Popovich Again Messes With Craig Sager During A Sideline Interview

Gregg Popovich, Craig Sager

We mentioned the Heat getting back into their game with the Spurs during a push in the third period Thursday night. That’s when Craig Sager had to interview Gregg Popovich. It didn’t go so well as you’ll see as Popovich’s condescending replies contrasted awkwardly with Sager’s typically flamboyant suit. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 16, 2014 / 10:20 pm

Comparing Craig Sager’s Suits To Ugly Sofas

Craig Sager

You know your style has a life of its own when your suits are being compared to ugly sofas. That’s exactly what happened tonight to Craig Sager. In this video, watch as NBA All-Stars and youngsters from the weekend in New Orleans drop knowledge on the legend’s incomparable suits. Read More »

Video / Nov 19, 2013 / 1:15 pm

Kyrie Irving, Dennis Rodman & Craig Sager Star In The Best Commercial You’ll See All Month

Kyrie Irving

Foot Locker consistently puts out classic commercials. But this newest one, celebrating the Week of Greatness, is on another level. Starring names like Kyrie Irving, Dennis Rodman, Craig Sager, Brett Favre, Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield, you need to watch this. Read More »

NBA / Oct 30, 2013 / 11:15 am

Video: Kobe Bryant Tells Craig Sager He’ll Change His Game If The Achilles Forces Him To

Kobe Bryant, Craig Sager

During last night’s intra-LA battle between the Clippers and Lakers (more on that later), the flamboyantly dressed sideline reporter Craig Sager spoke with Kobe Bryant. They talked about Kobe’s recovery from an ACL tear to end the 2012-13 regular season, and Bryant acknowledged he’ll change his game if he’s not able to physically take on as much as the Mamba of old. Read More »

NBA, Video / Oct 11, 2013 / 4:15 pm

Video: Chris Paul’s “Requickulous” Interview With Craig Sager

Chris Paul Craig Sager

Craig Sager has become part and parcel of NBA sideline reporting. His flashy suits offset a true professional who doesn’t mind having a little fun with players that constantly mock his sartorial choices. He’s also in a new Chris Paul ad for this Jordan Brand commercial by Nike. Read More »