ESPN’s broadcasting crew – which is calling Warriors-Celtics on ABC – has left something to be desired in the NBA Finals. And in the Eastern Conference Finals. And in the conference semifinals. And in the … you get the idea.
Thankfully, someone other than Mark Jones / Mike Breen, Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson was calling the Warriors’ 107-88 blowout of the Celtics in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday, and that someone was beIN Sports France’s Jacques Monclar, a One-time member of France’s Olympic team and later hoops coach who is now an NBA analyst.