Let the Fifth Baptist Church of The Midrange Jump Shot say amen. The ’90s classic, NBA Inside Stuff, is returning to TV. And my main main Ahmad Rashad is on board!
The return to childhood tips off Saturday, November 2 on NBA TV with Grant Hill and Kristen Ledlow as hosts. The 30-minute weekly program is set to air 26 episodes coupled with its fair share of special edition programs to boot. Updated versions of Inside’s classic “Jam Sessions” and “Rewind” are also set to be included.
With the NBA being by far the most forward-thinking league in terms of digital marketing, the program will sport several initiatives to maximize the reach of the NBA Digital portfolio and social media integration across a wide array of platforms. In other words, expect an interactive show.
If the 27-year-old Tins could high-five the 10-year old Tins, I would right now (and pass the message trying to recreate “The Flu Game” was a stupid idea). To celebrate the festive news, travel back to 1994 for the Charles Barkley special edition episode, perhaps a personal top-five favorite episode for yours truly. Nostalgia never felt so good.
Now if NBA on NBC – original theme music and all – ever re-entered the fold…