— ESPN/ABC takes over NBA playoff coverage the next three days, including an Easter Sunday doubleheader on ABC — Miami at Philadelphia at noon and Boston at New York at 2:30 p.m.
— Dave Pasch, Doris Burke and Holly Rowe will call Game 3 of the Thunder-Nuggets series at 9 p.m. Saturday on ESPN.
— ESPN will air a special 90-minute NFL Draft special with Bill Parcells at 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. Parcells, who has a history of rebuilding franchises through the draft, will share his inside knowledge of how the draft works.
— TNT commentator Charles Barkley has irritated some Thunder fans with his criticism of the team, but Barkley admitted Wednesday night he was not an NBA expert. “We're not experts. We just have strong opinions,” he told host Ernie Johnson. “God is the only expert.”