Episode

5/13 ESVN #83 – NBA, NHL Playoffs: Nuggets, Pacers Storm Back; Mavs Getting Hot; Marchand Sucker Punched?

May 13, 2024

It’s ESVN Week #83! Emma and Bradley give some updates on the NBA/NHL playoff picture.

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TIME CODES:

 2:38-14:10-NBA playoffs! Pacers even up series with Knicks, who are BANGED up-can they continue to compete?

14:11-22:24-Nuggets FIGHT back to bring it to 2-2 against the Wolves; neither team has won a home game! Aaron Gordon DELIVERING along with Joker & Murray

22:25-29:16-Mavs finding their groove against OKC! Kyrie wheeling & dealing, PJ Washington delivering from 3

 29:17-34:55-Celtics-Cavs; Celtics roll in Game 3, make it 2-1; can Tatum take over if he needs to, regardless of C’s scheme?

34:56-40:33-NHL playoffs! Bruins SCREWED by no-calls/penalties in Panthers series; Sam Bennett hitting Brad Marchand, goalie interference not getting called in next game (also by Bennett!)

40:34-46:26-Rangers-Canes; Canes take 1 game, but should there be reason for concern?

46:27-52:35-Oilers can’t put away the Canucks!! Stuart Skinner STRUGGLING again in goal! And Canucks dirty hits on Evander Kane, McDavid

 52:36-55:05Avs-Stars in a BARNBURNER series! Who can wins this battle of wills?

55:06-58:30-Emma’s Challengers review; Emma & Bradley discuss their favorite unrealistic depictions of actual sports in movies

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