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On SiriusXM: Adam Schein of Mad Dog Radio says Toronto in 7; Pelicans GM Griffin talks Anthony Davis

Following the Toronto Raptors defeat of the Golden State Warriors in Game #1 of the NBA Finals, SiriusXM NBA Radio’s Frank Isola and Brian Scalabrine reacted to the result live from Toronto. Isola and Scalabrine highlighted Raptors’ forward Pascal Siakam’s big night and how the Warriors showed a little rust in the first half after nine days off between the Western Conference Finals and The Finals:

Prior to the series tipping off, Warriors swingman Andrew Iguodala told Isola and Scalabrine that his teammate, and Warriors star Steph Curry, “Is the reason why I play basketball.”

On Mad Dog Sports Radio, Adam Schein picked the Raptors to beat the Warriors in seven games, saying the 2019 Raptors are better than any Cavaliers team the Warriors have beat in the Finals, any Western Conference foe the Warriors have faced in the 2019 playoffs, and ultimately better than the Warriors with an injured Kevin Durant:

Listeners can tune in to SiriusXM NBA Radio (Sirius channel 207, XM channel 86) to hear every game of the NBA Finals.

In other NBA news, the much anticipated meeting between New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis and new Pelicans GM David Griffin to discuss Davis’ future with the franchise took place this week. Griffin explain on SiriusXM how he planned to approach the meeting with Davis:

David J. Halberstam

David is a 40-year + industry veteran who served as play-by-play announcer for St. John's University basketball in New York and as radio play-by-play voice of the Miami Heat in South Florida. He is the author of Sports on New York Radio: A Play-by-Play History and The Fundamentals of Sports Media and Sponsorship Sales: Developing New Accounts.

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