The Nets need BOTH Kevin Durant and James Harden healthy for the playoffs - Shelburne | The Jump

Publicerades den 7 apr 2021
Marc J. Spears joins Jorge Sedano and Ramona Shelburne on The Jump to discuss Brooklyn Nets stars Kevin Durant and James Harden and the Golden State Warriors’ comeback win against the Milwaukee Bucks.
0:00 Spears says it’s important for KD to knock the dust off before the playoffs.
1:10 Sedano says the Nets need to make sure Harden’s hamstring is fully healthy when he returns.
3:37 Spears describes how big the Warriors’ win over the Bucks is for them.
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  • As KD gets the Rus off with a dismal performance of 5from 5 from the field perfect from the 3 point line. Al so the freethrow line. Taking a charge from Zion. Throwing lightning passes to Aldridge.Lets us all hope he finds his self and and get in shape for the playoffs?

  • They apparently need 14 current and former nba all stars to even think about taking out LeBron

  • The lady was the most insightful and had some strong points. These dudes rusty man.

  • The reflective iraq correspondingly bat because may curiosly camp apropos a second-hand rhinoceros. alluring, macabre equinox

  • Where's footage of Durant's 16 min. @espn and @nba ?

  • Kevin Durant had an Achilles? Then he played 8/8 and 100%

  • Nobody cares about the nets when you talk about them ten times a day

  • Are these "analysts" getting paid?

  • Kd n harden is enough... but dang got kyrie

  • Anyone else feel like after watching the analyst sports talk shows for so long. You can do a better job than these people

  • The disrespect to Kyrie Irving is real. I believe he is their killer.

  • Whattt they need to all be healthy to win...no wayyy😂😂😂these analysts man

  • James harden is the mvp

  • Ramona said Harden is out of the MVP conversation for being sidelined for 10 days. That's 4 games or so... let's be real

  • That's a pretty sad thing to say when you look at their stacked team. Maybe if you didn't have a team full of quitters then you wouldn't need so much firepower to win a chip.

    • Same would be said about lebron

  • The Nets want to win NBA Finals.

  • Big mistake by warriors in my opinion, should have traded for spencer and give up on Oubre. Spencer could lead the second unit and join 4th quarter if he's hot

  • Why does NBA media hate James Harden so much?? LeBron is out for longer but they still have him in the MVP conversation. James Harden is out for 2 weeks at most but he's definitely out of the conversation???

  • Harden literally gets one minor injury like once every 2 or 3 years I don’t think it’s a concern whether he’ll be healthy

  • The jump not the same without pierce n rachel

  • Yes it would be beneficial for every NBA team in the playoffs to have their starting lineup intact 🤷🤦🤫

  • Should have a former nba player at all times on the show tbh

  • I don’t feel like watching these analysts without Paul Pierce or a nba player

  • Tomorrow: Lakers need Lebron and AD for the playoffs

  • IDK if Harden gonna be ready for the playoffs. He can barely play 5 minutes in a regular season game.

    • Harden never misses you are definitely a casual

  • Durant left to go to Brooklyn to win a 3rd ring.. The irony is if he does win its going to mean less than the 2 in golden state 😂

    • Not that much less than your life foh with the hating 😂

  • Black girl.

  • Lol. That was some glue on the ground.

  • Lol. I'm a fan of MeetMe. "I don't see race."

  • Free Paul Pierce

  • Where Rachel Nichols at?

  • Aye why that thumbnail so cold tho 🥶

  • Oh wao. I have no idea!

  • nets big 3 will be ready for playoffs have faith

  • Let's see if Steve "white privilege Hire" can really Coach without Superstars!

  • We should be concerned of All the injuries in the NBA right now. Bodies are breaking down due to tight schedules

  • what do you expect with a shortened season and all these back to back games

  • Lakers in 5

  • 128th comment

  • this woman pisssses me off

  • Rachel got tired of people telling her we wish she was there 😭

  • If i am going to be honest with you ,in my own humble opinion without being sentimental of course, without offending anyone who thinks differently from my own point of view,but also by looking into this matter in distinctive perspective ,i would like to say i have nothing to say

    • Normally these annoy me, today it didn’t. May god bless you.

  • ‘More important’... stupid narratives. ESPN has been blatantly boring and they wonder why ratings are down

  • Is the sky blue?

  • They don't need many regular season games together. They played two games after the Harden trade with Kyrie out and they were both major blowouts.

  • The Joker is best player on the planet 💪💪💪

  • Don't forget Lakers need AD & Bron, f^%king haters..

  • Get paul pierce

  • To strange harden gets injured KD returns idk

  • They should have just all stayed in OKC. Now they’re like used and abused, no respect.

  • ya talk about topic we know the answer too

  • That Spencer Dinwiddie news is false ...they tried to trade Kelly for him and the nets turn it down ...how y’all be in tv getting this stuff wrong...smh

  • Yes they do. They got 3 players (Kevin, kyrie, and James) who have proved they can't get the job done unless carried by others. So yes, they all need to be healthy.

  • Oklahoma City thunder fans 🥴🥴🥴🥴🥴🥴🥴🥴

  • Can I tell THE TRUTH?

  • You know who the nets really need? Paul Pierce

    • Ain't that the truth lol..

  • I guarantee you that BKLYN and the Knicks will play each other in the playoffs like in the first rd too,KD and Harden should be ready to go when that happens.

  • Just like Steph and Klay need to both be healthy for the playoffs, this isn't news.

    • They would win if its KD and Kyrie, KD and Harden, or just Harden and Kyrie. They don't even need 3.

    • @Drumpf Todd kyrie isn’t good enough of a facilitator to carry nets to the finals without harden it would jus be hero ball with kd and kyrie I think they need harden to win honestly

    • @Drumpf Todd obviously they need harden and kd to bring them to the finals. U must be dumb Kyrie can’t carry them all the way to the finals.

    • @Drumpf Todd you already forgot about steph and klay what a shame, just wait

    • Yeah except for the fact that there is an additional superstar... IDK if you watch basketball but the Nets have KD, Harden and Kyrie... Pretty sad when you need 3 superstars and a team full of last years max players. Bunch of bums.

  • That's why they're sitting out

  • Being honest they only need 2 of them. whether that's Kd and Kyrie or Kyrie and Harden or Harden and KD. DOESNT MATTER

  • Its ridiculous kyrie ain't being mentioned and hes performed better than Harden in the playoffs

    • @Kevin Le and Harden had a team specifically built around him since day 1 in Houston? Kyrie has demonstrated he can show up repeatedly, what about Harden?

    • @Kevin Le that was one playoff series

    • its cause he had lebron lmao his past time on the celtics they got bounced lol

  • I thnk it’s more about health than anything else. If they’re all healthy, then they are expected to win the championship in my book

  • Golden state should have taken that trade

  • This show ain’t the same without The Truth. It comes off real dry. I couldn’t even finish the show

    • The truth is trash lol he is literally the worst analyst they had

  • 2021 Brooklyn Nets NBA Finals champions

  • No KD means no ring... Simple!

    • Keep thinking like the media.

    • Vice versa if that happens to Irving

  • "the Nets need both Durant & Harden healthy for the playoffs" Thanks for breaking the news Albert Einstein

  • Nets are in trouble point blank

  • In related news it's said humans need oxygen to breathe...back to you Rachel Nichols!

  • "The sky is blue"

  • Guarantee win for the Nets

  • I love to watch James Harden (PAUSE)

    • @Zatora11 p a u s e !

    • @KOMPA JAM you’re forcing it dude..

    • @Zatora11 You like to watch James HARDEN as well?

    • no need for a pause there, sus boy

  • KD is overrated lets be real

    • @Jose Bravo he is overrated that people say he is the 1st or 2nd best player. He isn't better than LeBron, Steph, even Giannis now. And you can make a case that harden is the nets best player.

    • @Raza Kids overrated but he's in your top 5 list? The irony of the stupid

    • PEOPLE IS SO CRAZY KEVIN DURANT IS OVERATED IF HE IS SO IS AD AND LEBRON MEMBER NOBODY IN THIS NBA IS MORE SNIPER WEAPON THAN KD .IN TWO FINALS HE SHOW US THAT LEBRON ISNT BETTER THAN HIM JORDON NEVER GOT SWEEP IM A FINALS

    • Why do you believe he is overrated sir?

    • He is overrated but he is still a top 4-5 player in the league.

  • So disrespecting kyrie again???

  • KD+Harden = Finals KD+Harden+Kyrie = Championship or Bust

  • They ignored Paul like they ignored Jackie Macmullen for saying nba players are owners property. smh lol

    • @Duc Le Racist tend to do that alot

    • @Duc Le ppl like to make mountains out of mole hill. She misspoke, it’s not like this is a a habit for her.

    • She worded it poorly... she was trying to say employees are assets. If your work needs you to relocate, then you gotta relocate.

  • The dull bagpipe fundamentally collect because kiss proximately subtract a a bitter cloud. abashed, hulking nose

  • Of course they need em but they need an 90% Harden, aa 80% KD along with Kyrie and Aldridge and they going all the way to the finals no doubt.

  • Why don’t you guys talk about me more often? I’m an all time great

  • Hot take: BOTH Kevin Durant & James Harden are in the top 5 offensive players ever list, if you take into account their entire offensive arsenal.

  • Utah Jazz will win it all. They have the chemistry and the health. Also, homecourt advantage is huge for them. Congrats to Utah for their first ever NBA championship. I hate Utah, btw.

    • Yo, the clippers and Nets look fantastic. Maybe even the sixers. Nuggets could too. I'm going with the Nets as my first option And then the clippers as my second option.

    • U already giving up on ur clippers?

  • Not going to be the Philadelphia 76ers.

  • We all know neither of them can win on their own team so ofc they need a super team

    • @Clippers Suck How can you say that, have you seen them in the finals yet????

    • @Impressivejay the truth hurts the nets are a superteam just like the warriors were

    • facts

    • @Impressivejay as a lebron fan I’m embarrassed that this is how we are represented by people who just are dumb

    • You sound like A KD hater and Lebron James fan, this is the wrong video my guy...

  • 8th comment

  • Short answer: *Yes*

    • Long answer:yyyyyyyyyyyeeeeeeessssssss

    • @Juan R casual

    • 🤡

    • Hardens a choker and ball hog, the nets can win without him

  • no they dont lol. stop acting like theyre not good enough to win the east with one of them out.

    • @Juan R then what is harden 🤣🤣 the Man chokes the most when the pressure is at his highest

    • they wont beat any of those team with harden out

    • Well it won’t be that easy without them that’s for sure and anything is possible

    • @redouane krap simmons and harris are chokers, the nets will beat them without KD

    • They wont beat the 76ers without KD no way

  • JH MVP Should win it TF she talking about

  • KD probably has some serious injuries, it has been 2 months since he last played.

  • AYYYY WHERE MY MAN PAUL PIERCE AT?? we need the TRUTH

    • @Kisimba Wenceslas Naki Have you ever watched him on television. His career has been over for a while. They do nothing but make fun of his stupid opinions. Now that there's nobody making fun of him the show isn't that funny.

    • He got fired for taking videos of him at the strip club

    • @Brian Morien That's Hilarious

    • @JayDope I am not a fan of his either and he is not a fan of mine. I've sent him running away crying before.

    • @Brian Morien cmon bro , u really thought I didn't know his nickname, cmon man , quit shaqTin a fool, and yes a shitty analyst we all know 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣, hence he was never the truth lmao, I just not a big fan, I did like Ray and Garnet tho , legends!

  • So are y'all really not going to acknowledge Paul Pierce 😂🤣😭

    • @edwardtone that Lola Bunny, D. Wade reference was cool

    • @SirLoneWolfe Daffy goes, shoot the ball! 🏀💥😳

    • @edwardtone What, you got extra hype off of that trailer?

    • What I want to know is when we're going to discuss Space Jam 2.

    • @SirLoneWolfe 😂 lol

  • How many times will they have this conversation?

  • Nets are gonna take it all .

  • They need both to make the finals

  • Second

  • You also need water to clean yourself

  • 2 views??

  • For sure the Lakers will be healthy for the playoffs, the Lakers are smart enough for AD not to come back too soon.

    • @Raza Kids I know but you aren’t jumping up to a 10 foot rim and falling tailbone first and having to play 40 mins still then do that in 2 days

    • @Lhype trust me I have had the same tailbone injury. A contusion. It hurts, but you gotta go through the pain and it eventually gets better. Resting it took a lot more time. I had to free it up. Steph said it himself.

    • @Raza Kids tailbone injuries get worse the more u don’t rest it

    • @Lhype tailbone injuries work like this. They are actually able to play through they just hurt. Steph explained it himself

    • @Raza Kids the warriors played Steph when he still injured making him hurt him self more too so if they keep this up something worse could happen

  • wow....if this headline isn't a shocker...then...what is😃?

  • waw watta hot take !

  • First