A comprehensive look at the teams the NBA thinks you should watch over, and over, and over again.
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Why does Dallas almost have more Nat’l games than N.O. & Utah combined? 21 games for a team that’s been bounced outta the first round two years in a row (And doesnt have Kobe…)? C’mon.
1 spot only…..
Yeah that Chris Paul is sooooo boring
Whoops, I just realized i’m a tard, sorry bout that! Still, i’d like to see Kevin Durant more than once.
strait up dissed my Cats. How many times to we get national tv? Zero, bagel, none, nada. FU(K NATIONAL TV
25 Cavs games?!Thank God I don’t get to watch these.
sucks to be a kings fan not living in sacramento…
so basically, the Kings, the Bobcats, the Knicks, the Pacers get a combine total of zero games while the Mavericks get 21 and the Heat get 10? Really, a 10 win team and a team that struggled to get .500 after aquiring a new PG get 35 games compared to 0 for 4 different teams?
How bout those Hawks getting back on National tv after 6 years?? Even though its only for one night…..
it would be funny if one of the teams not listed gets to the playoffs (Bobcats or Pacers are the only two with any chance) and one of the teams with lots of slots tanks. Irony irony irony.
Bobcats will not be going to the playoffs,so I think the NBA is safe.
Miami got Wade and Mavs got Nowitzki. Teams with star power will always be on TV no matter what their record is. Who the hell Bobcats and Knicks have? Who wants to see Jason Richardson or Jamal Crawford? Nobody.
Izzo, it depends how Larry Brown messes with the lineups. If we can have a starting 5 of Mohamed/Okafor/Wallace/Richardson/Felton we should get that 8th seed. As for Rasheed, Jamal Crawford can sometimes score in bundles and Jason Richardson was everybody’s favorite warroir pre-Baron Davis and has gotten way better, so please shut your commenting face.
jrich and gerald wallace are much fun to watch, as long as turn down the brightness of your tv. the knicks are sometimes funny to watch because of 25 cent, lee, and mostly jamal, he is probably one of the most underrated players. he is a stone cold killer with the best crossover in the game.
same damn teams. Blazers, I’m starting to like you. good looking out L.
turn down the brightness?
only one game for the clips, damn. thank god for nbatv!
the jerseys, tard.
our grey jerseys are the new road jerseys and they are dark as hell
Got cable sports premium packages but Cats should get more national shine. Blazers are going to destroy competition with Oden. Suns are setting in West. Clearly the folks making these programming decisions are entirely risk adverse and depend on past records as opposed to upcoming season projections.
Spurs are setting, too.
In all fairness, shouldn’t every single team get at least ONE national game? I really want to watch a BETcats game, and my regional tv will not give me that. I can haz nbatv schedule?
mo, supposedly the spurs have been setting for a couple years now, kinda like ai
Sorry BETCATS, but there is no way in hell the Bobcats are going to get to the playoffs this year
Holy, i could verbaly harras you into a corner or i could just let that go.
Lol hey man I like the Bobcats, they are my second favorite team next to the Cavs, but it would take a pretty big miracle for them to get to the playoffs this year.
why can’t betcats make the playoffs? i don’t think hawks are gonna make it (sorry Co Co and Myung), and i think bucks and cats are talented enough to make it. plus both teams now have really annoying coaches who know how bring the most out of underachieving teams (before they tune them out).
Whats up with all this bobcat love? they are most deff not going to the playoffs this year..and this is a buisness and the majority of people would rather see the games they have then watch the bobcats..not saying Jrich and wallace and even emecka arent fun to watch but they are medicore stars there not in the likes of kobe lebron a.i melo dirk wade and the many more in the medias eyes.
well, actually, Heat are gonna take that spot. yes, the team is worse than bucks and cats, but if wade is back to his form, i don’t see how a team with a top 5 player won’t make the playoff (see: cavs).
Well I definitely think the Cats have a much bigger chance of making the playoffs than the Heat. They do have Wade, Marion, and Beasley, but who else? Their bench if full of former D-Leaguers and Beasley won’t be magic from the start, he has to get used to the NBA for a little while. As for the Bucks….WTF?! If the Bucks make the playoffs, I will shave the Olympic logo into my hair just like Dirk.
bucks look good on paper. that’s all i’m saying. i haven’t watched a lick of bucks games other than the overhyped bucks/rockets game (aka the battle of yi-yao) when i was vacationing in China.
16 for the nuggets
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