Posts Tagged ‘Tom Chambers’

Tom Chambers and Eddie Johnson play Make or Miss

ALL BALL NERVE CENTER — One of my favorite segments on “Inside the NBA” is the occasional quiz show segment called “Who He Play For,” where Charles Barkley tries to guess which team an obscure NBA player is on. But the Phoenix Suns broadcast team has taken the NBA game show to a new level with their game “Make or Miss,” in which analysts (and retired Suns) Tom Chambers and Eddie Johnson watch clips of themselves and try to guess whether or not a shot that they took went in. It’s tougher than it sounds, considering these guys combined to take thousands of field goals, but it sure makes for fun watching…

VIDEO: Make or Miss

Suns’ Chambers Gets His Comic Con On

By Jeff Case

Tom Chambers has been known for many things other than his NBA exploits throughout his career, from being the first unrestricted free-agent in NBA history, to a classic posterizing dunk on Mark Jackson to his exploits as a Bo Jackson-type video game legend in the Sega Genesis classic, Lakers vs. Celtics.

Since his playing days ended in 1998, Chambers has been inducted into the Suns’ Ring of Honor and serves in a community relations role with the franchise while also chipping in on some Suns game broadcast duties.

As part of those duties, Chambers headed over to the Phoenix Convention Center for the third annual Amazing Arizona Comic Con. We could get into all kinds of descriptions of what Chambers saw and encountered, but watching the video says plenty. Enjoy: