Jimmy Kimmel appeared on ESPN’s "SportsC…

Jimmy Kimmel appeared on ESPN’s "SportsCenter" on location in Santa Monica last week and discussed his appearance on halftime segments of NBA Finals telecasts: "It’s a lot of work, but it’s worth it because there are literally hundreds of people watching the NBA Finals this year, and we wanted to entertain each and every one of them."

Well at least Jimmy had a lot of practice going in.

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BROADCAST BRA-VISSIMO! While the Italians were woeful on the field in Euro 2004, they’ve drawn an early bead on bustin’ the TV coverage competition wide open.

Here’s some pics and video from an Italian TV show called "Rai Azzurri," which features Ramona Chorleu. She obviously is doing a great job keeping Italy abreast of tournament (over)developments.