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LIVE! FROM COMEDY CENTRAL, IT'S THE "NBA SATURDAY NIGHT!"
Published April 13, 1995
NBA players will join the Comedy Central cast and comedian Flex to co-host "NBA Saturday Night" -- a two-hour "Saturday Night Live" block debuting April 15 at 9:00pm EST. Co-produced by NBA Entertainment, Comedy Central's "NBA Saturday Night" features players from a different NBA team during each Saturday telecast, beginning with the Magic and players Anfernee Hardaway, Dennis Scott, Anthony Avent, Nick Anderson and Brian Shaw. Taped at Madison Square Garden, Brendan Byrne Arena, and The Spectrum in Philadelphia, "NBA Saturday Night" features Flex interviewing various NBA personalities as they introduce their favorite "Saturday Night Live" sketches (NBA Entertainment).